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tv   Good Morning Las Vegas 430AM  ABC  February 18, 2016 4:30am-5:00am PST

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also breaking overnight overnight...a gas leak near tropicana and boulder highway. this happened just after midnight. you can see the intersection shut down there through the night.. it looks like it's back open now...let's get over to jessica with a look at traffic front will continue to pass through this morning and into the afternoon. scattered showers are expected for the
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close to lunch time today. snow will continue to fall on the mountains 6000ft and above through the day with 4-8 inches of fresh snow expected at 8000ft-10000ft. high wind warning for the mountains and a wind advisory for las vegas will be in place until 4pm this afternoon with winds behind the front gusting high temperatures will hover in the upper 60s and lower 70s today but are expected to gradually climb back to the mid 70s by the end of the weekend. winds lighten up and sunny skies return just in time for the weekend and will continue into the next work week. right now police investigating two shootings in the valley.
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still on the run this morning. this first happened at 8 p-m last night near revere and carey. north las vegas police found a woman in her 30's with a gunshot wound. she has serious injuries. police are still working on finding any witnesses who may be able to lead them to a suspect. another shooting near maryland parkway and hacienda. police say someone was shot at an apartment complex las night. police are still looking for this suspect too. breaking right now... police surround a neighborhood near vegas and buffalo drive. we just got this video in the newsroom seconds ago... viewers reached out to us asking why police were searching in their backyards along with k-9. our reporter at the scene... says it appears to be a manhunt. but he is still trying to gather more information. as soon as we get an update...we'll bring that you immediately. a clark county firefighter is recovering this morning and at last check is in stable condition. umc after being called to a house fire near rainbow and wigwam. it may have been from heat exhaustion.
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garage and first floor of the home were on fire. everyone in the house got out o-k. a scare for an elderly woman in sun city anthem. this morning henderson police are looking for the suspects who tied up the 72-year-old and ransacked her home. this happened early yesterday morning near sun city anthem drive and bicentennial parkway. police say robbers held her at gunpoint and demanded valuables. they got away with cash and jewlery. it's not clear how many suspects were involved. the woman suffered minor injuries and is recovering this morning. relief for the family of an arbor view freshman who was kidnapped.. raped and stabbed to death nearly 5-years ago. they will not have to endure a trial. "he didn't consider my family whenever he killed her so i'm not very sympathetic towards it but i am grateful for it." 23-year old javier righetti pleaded guilty yesterday to abducting...attacking and stabbing 15- year-old alyssa otramba.
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if righetti should be executed. today...the woman accused of running down dozens of people on the strip will be back in court. we'll see if it's a less eventful court appearance for lakeisha holloway. last time around, she was so unruly she couldn't be brought into the courtrom. holloway is accused of killing one person and injuring more than 30 more after she drove onto the sidewalk in front of planet hollywood, paris, and ballys. we'll be in court this morning...tune in to later editions of action news and online at k-t-n-v dot com. republicans are preparing for their caucus in nevada by holding a training today at 5 p-m. they'll explain how to get involved in the caucus and how the whole process works. that will be at rancho and alta starting at 5 p-m tonight. sanders-split)-vm it's getting down to the wire for democrats in our state. today both democratic hopefuls bernie sanders and hillary
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the two will be at a town hall at 6 p-m tonight. that's at the "keep memory alive event center" 13 action news will be there to cover it all...just days before our state's democratic caucus. right after the town hall hillary clinton will host a get out the caucus event. she will be at the laborers international union near bonanza and lamb. doors open at 6:30 and the even starts at 8:30 p-m. tomorrow president bill clinton and chelsea clinton will campaign in las vegas again. the former president will also hold a caucus day event at caesars palace on saturday. if you haven't registered for the caucus yet you still can...until saturday. the race is so close the caucus could come down to a deck of cards. the democratic party is providing an unopened deck of cards at all 2- hundred and 50 precinct locations. if there's a tie it will come down to a high card draw...fitting for our state.
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all caught on camera. the family who owns this pizza joint fights back...you won't believe what they did to these armed men. concern in mountains edge this morning. people living there want police to help them out after recent violence. so why has it taken police so long to respond? ((ad-lib)) breaking right now...mob wives reality star angela raiola has
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for her "experience, leadership, tenacity," the las vegas sun endorses hillary clinton. just like planned parenthood action fund endorses clinton for her fortitude keeping government out of women's personal healthcare decisions. and the league of conservation voters action fund... for her bold plan to attack climate change. or the human rights campaign... because hillary believes only love should decide which two people can marry. not just a progressive.
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i'm hillary clinton,
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reality star angela raiola has died. the star also known as big ang has been fighting cancer for almost a year. the 55-year-old died early this morning at a new york city hospital. she had been diagnosed with throat cancer that spread to her brain and lungs. this is the post on her twitter this morning confirming her death. there has been controversy over her death...there were reports yesterday that she passed away...but she had not passed away yet. caught on camera...robbery victims fighting back. people inside this pizzeria didn't think twice to stop armed robbers. you can see one robber yank a woman by the hair...then a second robber hits her with a chair! her brother steps
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own and starts swinging. the family in the restaurant says a chair of his own and starts swinging. the family in the restaurant says they wanted to try and keep the robbers there until police arrived... you can see them picking up more chairs and throwing them! the robbers walked into the pizza juoint pretending to be customers before they jumped the counter. police in texas are looking for those men now. right now...police are looking for a bank robbery suspect on the run. they say the man got away with some cash last week near durango and russell. take a good look at these survelliance pictures. police say this man went inside.. pointed a gun at the employees...demanded money and ran. if you recognize him.. call police. time now is x:xx --- your dog killed my dog...ate it right here! a dramatic confrontation when a woman's dog is killed in a brutal attack. this morning the fight continues.
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what's in store for them? i'll tell you what's happening right now. front will continue to pass through this morning and into the afternoon.
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[ cheering ] i've got some real estate here in my bag counting the cars on the new jersey turnpike they've all come to look for america [ cheers and applause ] all come to look for america all come to look for america all come to look for america i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. showers are expected for the morning but we should dry out close to lunch time today. snow will continue to fall on the mountains 6000ft and above
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of fresh snow expected at 8000ft-10000ft. high wind warning for the mountains and a wind advisory for las vegas will be in place until 4pm this afternoon with winds behind the front gusting between 30- 40 mph in the valley and 50-70 mph around red rock and the spring mountain range. high temperatures will hover in the upper 60s and lower 70s today but are expected to gradually climb back to the mid 70s by the end of the weekend. winds lighten up and sunny skies return just in time for the weekend and will continue
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right now... federal investigators are
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wild life refuge in oregon. they've found explosives...trenches and guns. investigators are concerned it's booby-trapped. the f-b-i expects it to take
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preserve. the refuge was occupied for almost six weeks by an armed group of protesters. that group included members of the bundy family. this morning...cliven...am mon and ryan bundy are all behind bars. cliven has been indicted on felony charges connected to a stand off at his nevada ranch in 2014. cliven could spend the rest of his life behind bars if convicted. concerns near the mountain's edge neighborhood this morning. recent violence is shedding light on the need for more police. just yesterday, we covered a robbery and shooting on good morning las vegas. it happened in this area near cimarron and blue diamond. crime mapping dot com reveals a lot of problems in that area. "we ended up moving out of this area just because it's been extremely scary. like every other day there's a break-in or a robbery or a shooting outside my work." "it's supposed to be a community over here and it's like you don't even want to walk outside." officers say the enterprise command that responds to this area gets more calls than any
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but help is coming. metro is hoping to add an additional command this year. 13 action news first to get surveillance video of a car dumping a bag of dead cats. it shows just how long it took police to begin investigating. animal activists worry their hours- long delay could hurt this case. "it contaminates a crime scene and then maybe people who saw soemthing then you know witnesses possible leave." cameras captured the scene tuesday near lake mead and lamb. the bags were dropped that morning. hours later police arrive and drag the bags to the side and leave. late tuesday afternoon 13 action news arrives to investigate a tip about the dead animals. an hour later police are back to put up crime tape and begin looking at the evidence. police say the officers called animal control before leaving the scene. right now it's not clear if this is a case of illegal
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cats. only on 13 action news.. a woman is fighting for justice after losing her pet in a vicious attack she blames two pit bulls for killing her chihuahua last month. the dramatic confronation between the pet owners caught by 13 action news cameras. (nats of fight from pkg) yesterday animal control held a hearing about the dogs. their owner didn't show up....but she told 13 action news she'll do whatever it takes to keep her dogs. 19:51:39-19:51:42 "i don't care what i have to do. i love my dogs and my dogs are my best friends." animal control considers the dogs dangerous and they could be put down. good morning las vegas... time now is x:xx --- mail carriers might get barked at by dogs when delivering mail... but one new jersey mail man got quite the surprise from a different animal. a local car dealership is trying to get their cars back
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flores: i was raised by my father. my mother left my family when i was 9 years old. things really went from bad to worse for me. this isn't just about numbers, this is about real lives. this is a system that isn't working for the everyday person. it's one of the reasons why i decided to endorse bernie sanders. nevadans are looking for people who are willing to think big, to be bold, and to fight for everyday people. and that's exactly what bernie sanders is doing. sanders: i'm bernie sanders and i approve this message. after crooks took all their keys! 13 action news was able to track down one of four stolen cars yesterday that was involved in an early morning crash. karla's kars had four cars
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lake mead and lamb three days ago. three vehicles are still out there and so are many keys. the family who owns the dealership says they're beefing up security and looking to get all their keys back. some amazing video from australia. all that is tumbleweeds! they've swamped a town there and in some places it's piled as high as the roof tops. it's summertime there and the dry conditions have led to a huge crop of the stuff. the strain of tumbleweed that is causing the trouble is named "hairy panic." front will continue to pass through this morning and into the afternoon. scattered showers are expected for the morning but we should dry out close to lunch time today. snow will continue to fall on the mountains 6000ft and above through the day with 4-8 inches of fresh snow expected at 8000ft-10000ft. high wind warning for the mountains and a wind advisory
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until 4pm this afternoon with winds behind the front gusting between 30- 40 mph in the valley and 50-70 mph around red rock and the spring mountain range. high temperatures will hover in the upper 60s and lower 70s today but are expected to gradually climb back to the mid 70s by the end of the weekend. winds lighten up and sunny skies return just in time for the weekend and will continue into the next work week. right now...the world is reacting to kanye's plea to get
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he tweeted asking facebook founder and c-e-o mark zuckerberg for money. kanye says he 53-million dollars in debt...he tweeted that "he needs more money in order to bring more beautiful ideas to the world"
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created a go fund me for kanye...in two days it's raised 35-hundred dollars. kanye recently released a new album "the life of pablo." a mail man calls for help when he's trapped inside his mail truck...surrounded by turkeys! it's topping our look at today's stories now trending... "hey sarge, this is the postmaster over in hillsdale. you're not going to believe this, but i have a carrier that's being attacked by wild turkeys, won't let him deliver the mail. laughs.
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dispatcher laughing! this happened in new jersey where wild turkeys roam free. the mail carrier says the turkeys bite and chase the trucks. you can check out all of the stories that are trending today.. just head to our website, ktnv.com coming up at -5-...republicans are going all out in south carolina in the final hours before the primary. trump defending his position until the end.
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one of the areas that i've been particularly interested in is the area of children. we intend to be sure that everybody in this room and every child in this state is somebody. no matter where they're born, no matter to whom they are born. i want to make sure that every child has a chance to live up to his or her god-given potential. i've spent my life fighting for children, and i'm not stopping now. i'm hillary clinton, and i have always approved this message. a house erupts in fire. last time, one person was killed and three others were hurt.
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with details on what happened bernie sanders and hillary clinton, gearing up for a big primetime townhall in our city. and a big shift in the weather. rain drops falling in parts of the valley and the wind is picking up. the forecast is changing...so you're going to want to see greg's forecast. good morning las vegas! let's start with that forecast and 13 weather first meteorologist greg bennett. breaking overnight - a

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