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she wasn't home at the time...but says laak is a marine...suffers from ptsd..and that his violent outbursts are getting worse. andres and his too scared to return home. 053535 053539 my hands are still shaking from what happened... tag: according to court documents..laak is expect to face a judge tomorrow. he faces three charges..including attempted murder, battery and discharging a gun at an occupied stucture.. reporting live, lesley marin, 13 an we're learning more about laak tonight.. the weeks leading up to attacking this pastor. at 11 pm-- why neighbor's say they feared for their safety. we're staying on top of the weekend's terror attacks.... in new york and new jersey... the man believed to be behind the bombings..... is now facing -5- counts of attempted murder. the charges stem from a shootout with police.... as the manhunt came to an end. two police officers were wounded.... before officers shot.... - 28- year-old...
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he was found..... after a new jersey bar owner found the man.... sleeping in the hallway. police say... the suspect is not cooperating with police..... so they're in the process of using d-n-a testing.... to link the suspect.... to the explosions. 13 action news leading the way with our coverage on the nfl stadium proposal. at five.. we showed you how a slight majority of people in our exclusive 13 action news - rasmussen poll were against raising room taxes. 13 action news political analyst jon ralston is back to take a closer look at the results. jo stadium developers say they won't negotiate to lower the $750 million in new room taxes needed to help pay for the stadium. is this level of new taxation too high, too low or about right? 20% too high 9% too low 58%
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and steve -- one more quick breakdown -- it seems those on both sides of the political aisle were against raising the room taxes, with 47-percent of democrats and 53-percent of republicans not in favor. new at 6.. before state lawmakers consider
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county commissioners in clark work to do. 13 action news reporter bryan callahan looks at the local decision that could have a big impact on the valley's nfl dreams. clark county commissioners will begin the work recieving a special report on the stadium proposal. this comes.. following a request from commissioner chris giunchigliani... a very vocal opponent of the plan. take vo then wednesday...
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two vacant assembly seats in clark county. they will be tasked with replacing democrat marilyn kirkpatrick... who now sits on the county will meet a day later to consider appointments for three vacant seats. one republican in the assemly and senate as well as a democrat in the senate. governor brian sandoval asked washoe county commissioners to make the appointments.. just a day after the stadiium committee approved its recommendation on the stadium financing plan. take reporter of course all of this is being done as everybody waits for the governor to call a special session to vote on convention center expansion. bryan callahan, 13 action news. meanwhile... good news for the team we know.... is coming to las vegas... deposits have been made..... on all -16- thousand available season tickets.... for the new n-h-l team. team owner.... bill foley issued a statement today..... thanking fans for their support. anyone interested in becoming season ticket holders.... will now have to go.... on a "wait list". taking a live look outside.... from our strat cam... we've been dealing with....
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days... but... you can see the clouds moving in right now.... and.... they're set to bring not only cooler temperatures... but maybe..... some rain as well.... right bryan? tonight...increasing clouds...lows 72 to 75 on the west side of the valley...73 to 77 on the east side. south winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southwest to 30 mph after midnight. hands up! do it now or im gonna shoot you in the ---- foot!!" was shot and killed by police officers.. you in the ---- foot!!" ten months after thomas mceniry was shot and killed by police officers..
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only on 13 action news.. marissa kynaston talked with the suspect's mother about what happened that night. nat gunshots (show mother crying) thomas mcenirys mother sobbed-- as she watched this body camera footage-- of her son being shot and killed by police back in november. she says its a pain she's had to deal with for ten months. take sot carol luke, suspects mother it's a pain in m it's a pain in my chest like a knife inside me twisting. an investigation showed mceniry was carrying a b-b gun, which officers mistook for a real firearm. officials have already suggested that the officers involved should not face charges sot will huddler, force investigation team it's tragic all the way around, because from the beginning we deal with the officers, everyone involved, we deal with the family as well police say the body camera footage shows
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gun. his mother-- argues he forgot he had it on him-- something she says-- was a fatal mistake. take sot carol luke (do you know why he was carrying the pellet gun that night?) it's my understanding that him, his wife and son went to big bear, and he had that marissa tag it could still take a few more weeks until the district attorney makes that final determination-- on what will happen to the officers involved. mk-- 13an. half a dozen people are in a frightening crash.... in north las vegas. the -5- car crash shut down..... carey and commerce.... just before 10-30 this morning. police say... speed and failure to yield on a red light are possible factors.... in the cause of the crash. two vietnam veterans are on a battlefield again.. this time.. it's in their own backyard. tonight.. the squatter mystery that's disrupting a quiet valley neighborhood. plus... a shutdown..... that's leaving students.... with tuition bills and no certification. now though... a change that's giving
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and count on chopper 13 to bring you breaking news fast and first and only on 13 action news. we'll be right back. thousands of students left high and dry...
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the for-profit college shut down just this month.... leavin the bag!!! but tonight.. contact 13 investigative reporter stephanie zepelin has good news for them. """"""students at the local itt tech campus were stunned and hopeless after itt tech shut down all of their campuses. now it seems there may be a solution for them that also allows them to finish their eduction.""""" brightwood college, formerly known as kaplan college, is welcoming former itt students to come to them for help. brightwood says it will honor credits from many itt programs
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if not, it says it will help students find a new program. many of the students lost college loan money when itt shut down, so brightwood is waiving enrollment fees, registration fees, residency requirements, and entrance exams. we've got information on how to contact the school on our website. soc. two vietnam veterans are leading a charge against some squatters in a valley neighborhood.. so they turned to us for help. find out what we're uncovering tonight about who really owns the home.. and why metro can't do anything about a fight between two stars.... outside the aria hotel & casino... now... in court... next.
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congressman heck's become part of the problem in washington. heck voted to protect perks for politicians like himself,
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e and voted members of congress, like himself, taxpayer-funded healthcare for life. heck even voted to allow congressmen to take their pay during a government shutdown. congressman heck is what's wrong with washington. dscc is responsible
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that's what squatters are doing.... on their street! and... the veterans who want them gone say.... this battle isn't.... easy to win. 13 action news reporter..... marti glaser has the story.... well maintained because the hoa requires it for all residents living here,but when this new neighbor moved to town about 3 months ago obviously they didn't get the memo. or could it possibly be-. they actually don't (sot 101925 ) we started to investigate further and we found out that chase banks owns the property the assesors offices says the property is- in fact-owned by chase 101938 finally some people started to call from chase and said they would take care of the situation.101953 still waiting for chase to take action . these long-time resident who -asked we not use their names
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103055 scary..yeah . and we don't go anywhere without a cellphone on us .103101 both men are vietnam veterans- now faced with another battle.. 1031 thats the way we feel it's not comfortable 103116 this time at home. sot 102800 i don't want to say they are criminals, but they are not very nice people 102803 the exterior of this home they say ... - paints a picture -of squatters - a broken garage door - visible rags and trash -front door stucco chipped away and thisn .... 102811 i think they sometimes have more rights than the average citizen has102813 metro says they have received several complaints- but when they arrived .. like us .. nothing but a welcome sign . 103349 they are just vindictive because they think they have the rights to be here . at a place- neighbors- tell us .. the squatters are not welcome. marti glaser 13 action news . if you have problem with squatters.... in your neighborhood..
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to 'squatterspotters' @k-t-n-v dot com.. and... be sure to include.... your phone number. chopper 13.. fast and first over a fire at a vacant house. it happened early this morning near eastern and charleston. firefighters are trying to determine the exact cause of the blaze.. but say it appears it was started by squatters. no one was hurt. nats of yelling.... now. you may remember this video from outside aria a few months ago. that's motley crue frontman vince neil being restrained by after neil reportedly dragged a woman to the ground by her hair. neil's trial was set to start today. 13 action news reporter parker collins explains why that didn't happen. 9:38:39-9:39:06 vince neil did not walk up these steps today even though he was set to go on trial take vo at 9:38:43 the trial didn't happen today not because he didn't show up but
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because of something that happened back in april in front of the aria police tell us vince neil pulled a woman's hair who was trying to get an autograph from nicholas cage the trial didn't happen today it got pushed back to next month october 20 at the regional justice center parker collins 13 action news. here's something we don't see very often in southern california. people in san diego got an amazing light show on their way to work this morning. the national weather service reported 15 cloud-to-ground lightning strikes in just two hours as a storm moved through. the lightning is being blamed for s across the san diego area. tonight...increasing clouds...lows 72 to 75 on the west side of the valley...73 to 77 on the east side. south winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southwest to 30 mph after midnight. .tuesday...mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. mostly in san bernardino and mohave counties. highs 81 to 84 on the west side of the valley...83 to 87 on the east side. southwest winds up to 10 mph
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.tuesday night...mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. lows 67 to 72 on the west side of the valley... 66 to 71 on the east side. south winds 15 to 25 mph. .wednesday...clouds and sun. a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. highs 84 to 88 on the west side of the valley... 87 to 91 on the east side. winds generally light becoming southeast up to 10 mph in the afternoon. .thursday...gusty at time lows around 61. .friday...sunny. highs around 81. .friday night...mostly clear. lows around 61. .saturday through sunday...clear. highs around 90. lows 65 to 68.
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you strap your child into a car
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you strap your child into a car seat..... to try and keep them safe... a new report shows.... the majority of car seats are being installed.... incorrectly! what you can do..... that could end up..... saving your child's life! plus.. a big change today for twitter. see what feature they added to help you make your point in 140 app.. featuring live streaming.. video on demand.... and incredible weather radar. it's free in the app store...
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what kind of person would misuse the topic of rape in a political campaign? joe heck, that's who. the truth is, as attorney general, catherine cortez masto led the fight against crimes like sexual assault and worked with republicans and democrats to make sure rape kits were administered for victims. but in washington, congressman joe heck voted against funding for rape kits. joe heck. lying about rape. part of the problem in washington. i'm catherine cortez masto
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from contact -13-... sears is closing.... -64- k- according to a -business insider- report... the closures are happening in -28- states... including california and arizona... but... no nevada locations are expected... to be affected. but... the closures will lead to thousands of lay-offs. these closures... would be in addition..... to the -68- k-mart closures... announced.... back in april. tweeters now have a little more.... wiggle room. starting today.... photos... gif's... videos... polls... or quotes... no longer have an impact...
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in a tweet. but links... will remain part of "the twitter count". and... don't forget... contact 13's call for action is ready to help you.... with a consumer problem. just contact one of our volunteers.... any weekday.... between -11- am and -1- pm. our hotline number is.... 702- 368-2255. a car seat is probably the best way to protect a child in acras. butxperts say nearly 3 out of every 4 aren't installed correctly. now.. as part of 'national child passenger safety week'.. groups all over the country are trying to turn those numbers ou kumasi aaron shows us the biggest mistakes people make. --take nat:-- "lucia jumping on trampoline" molly siebert doesn't mind if her daughter lucia (loo-sha) bounces around here. --take nat:-- "lucia jumping on trampoline" but the thought of her bouncing around in her car seat is terrifying. --mollie siebert/mom-- --00:11:28-40-- --both my husband and i have had two
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the seat wasn't correctly hooked to the car and it's one of those you just flash like what could have happened.-- that's why she checks lucia's car seat before she gets in. --mollie siebert/mom-- --00:14:28-40-- --how can you tell if something is not right? we do the jiggle test so right really need to make sure that it is secure.-- --jl: correct. -- trooper josh lewis says but there are three main mistakes he sees people make the most. first, the seat isn't secure. --trooper josh lewis/colorado --it's not tight enough where it connects either with the seatbelt well with the latch system that connects to the car seat or to the car itself.-- --trooper josh lewis/colorado state patrol-- --00:04:37-42-- --you want to make sure that we have less than 1 inch worth of movement with about the force a handshake.-- --trooper josh lewis/colorado state patrol-- --00:04:48-57-- --the other mistake is that it's too loose right here obviously we want kids to be comfortable but there needs to be an element of making sure that there's not a
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lewis/colorado state patrol-- --00:05:05-15-- --will also see the big mistake is this clip right here in this retainer clip lease to be up at about that armpit level as high the top three. that's why trooper lewis recommends having a state --mollie siebert/mom-- --00:12:35-44-- --it's a conscious effort every day every trip to think about it and for families on the go it's a lot but it's important.-- nat:-- --"lucia playing"-- makes us all quest our safety. a terror suspect taken down..... after detonating two bombs. what happened..... as he was being taken into the presidential candidates are sharing their thoughts on this weekend's terror attacks. find out how they're using it to campaign for votes on national security.
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with nukes. i know more about isis than the generals do, believe me. nuclear, just the power the devastation, is very important to me. i want to be unpredictable, unpredictable, unpredictable, unpredictable.
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danny tarkanian's carrying a lot of baggage. for failing to pay thousands in property taxes. tarkanian was ordered by a judge to repay $17 million in a failed development scheme. tarkanian refused to pay the money back, forcing taxpayers to bail him out, leaving us holding the bag. danny tarkanian's out for himself, not us.
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we're staying on top of the latest developments on this weekend's terror


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