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(clinton) "woo! okay!" round one of the presidential debates..full of jabs and attacks. we'll have a look at the highlights from the biggest moment yet in the election. court-hl in just a few hours, the allged killer in that starbucks shooting, will face a judge. this morning, his wife is breaking her silence. fire-hl and breaking overnight.. firefighters called out to a fire at a vacant home in north las vegas. and this isn't the first time they've been out there. we'll have a live report in minutes. good morning las vegas! i'm todd quinones. and i'm beth fisher. the time now is ... let's get started with 13 first alert meteorologist greg
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breaking overnight..a home in north las vegas catches on fire--for
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investigating to see if squatters could be to blame. 13 action news reporter marissa kynaston is live near clayton and alexander with more on what happened. you can see some of this house is boarded up-- neighbors tell us this house has been empty for about two months firefighters were called out to the vacant home around one this morning-- and put out a very neighbors tell us there have been several problems with this house-- since the previous residents moved out-- they say this is the second fire in just a couple weeks-- and there have been two other breakins. neighbors tell us squatters--and possibly a gang-- were using the empty home. but the problems with this house didnt just start a couple months ago. later in the newscast-- we'll tell you why this home has a history of problems.
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accused of shooting and killing a customer at starbucks.... is scheduled to face a judge. only on 13 action news... pedro garcia's wife....is breaking her silence. 13 action news reporter parker collins is live near warm springs and rainbow... at the starbucks where this all started. parker? this is where that deadly shooting happened. it was closed all day yesterday. garcia's wife says she was watching the terror un the news sunday. soon after she realized... the suspect was her husband. police say garcia rushed in.... and gunned down a customer after his credit card was declined at the drive thru. we're told the 34 year-old was having financial problems and his brother had recently died. police believe the victim was a complete stranger killed after some sort of confrontation. his identity has not yet been released. he disappeared for a day or
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know where he was at, nobody knew where he was at. we will bring you latest from the courtroom today. reporting live parker collins thirteen action news. thanks parker. we've also learned garcia has a long criminal history with a wrap sheet that dates back to 2-thousand- 1. police records show he has faced a list of charges including possession of stolen cars, drugs, and firearms. garcia is now facing a new list of charges, including murder. happens in court today. check in on our mobile app and our website, ktnv dot com. round one of the presidential debate is in the books. hillary clinton and donald trump clashed on several fronts in one of the biggest moments yet in the race. the candidates walked out to the stage shaking hands but things turned contentious and personal quick. sot clinton: i have a feeling of this evening i'm going to
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sot trump: why not? sot clinton: yeah. why not trump blamed clinton for having bad judgement and bad experience. he also claimed she was first to question president obama's birthplace. clinton then pressed trump about not releasing his tax returns. trump offered an ultimatum. (donald trump/(r) presidential nominee) "i will release my tax returns against my lawyer's wishes when she releases her 33,000 emails that have been deleted. release his returns because he's hiding something. but trump disputed that claim. a lot of people are talking about who took this first debate. and according to a poll by cnn, clinton came out on top..with 62-percent feeling like she won. if you're one of the millions who watched last night, we want to hear from you. you can head to our facebook page or send us a tweet and
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highlights from last night's debate on ktnv dot com. 530-vo we have plenty more debate coverage throughout the morning. coming up at 5-30 we're keeping the candidates honest. we'll put some of their statements to the test with our fact checker from politifact. time now is x:xx --- coming up..a terrible accident at lake havasu.. a boat capsizes..leaving a toddler in the hospital. a boat capsizes..leaving a toddler in the hospital. we have the latest on her condition. and later in the newscast..homeowners are evicted but they leave their dog behind.
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politics should never come before basic health care, but that's the choice joe heck keeps making. women like me rely on planned parenthood for checkups and cancer screenings, but congressman joe heck voted ten times to take away their funding. heck even threatened to shut down the federal government to eliminate funding for planned parenthood. shutting down the government... taking away access to lifesaving care... just to score political points. joe heck should be ashamed. women vote is responsible
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and decatur. metro says the man who was killed in the parking lot of "top notch apparel" was visiting an illegal after-hours club. that club was apparently in the back room of the store. so far, nobody has been arrested. now after being pulled from a boat that flipped at lake havasu over the weekend. a dozen other people were on board when rough waters caused the boat to capsize, trapping the child underneath. everyone was able to make to shore, except for that 18-month-old girl. rescuers had to flp the boat up on it's side to pull her out. we're told the infant was wearing a lifejacket. moving to houston, texas now...and the shooter who injured 9 people near a strip
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has identified the gunman as a lawyer who had fallen on hard times. investigators found guns, 26- hundred rounds of ammo and nazi materials in and around his porsche. witnesses say he was armed with a rifle and took aim at the windshields of passing cars early yesterday morning jm: "the shooter was truly trying to kill. it was pure intent. the shooter was literally pointing the gun and windshields and shooting people's faces." the rampage finally came to an end when police shot the suspect dead. shot is in critical condition. fbi officials don't believe this shooting is tied to terrorism. time now is x:xx --- major floods threatening a city right now. over 2-thousand are being asked to get out of their homes as rivers and creeks swell. we'll have the latest on the threat.
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on high alert as the cedar river continues to rise. the mayor of cedar rapids has asked people to leave their homes and get to safety. the river is threatening to rise to its highest level since 2008. back then, it caused a deadly flood and 10-billion dollars worth of damage. so far, only half the people living in low-lying areas have left. right now, there's about 25- hundred people in the danger the national weather service predicts the river will crest at any time this morning. monsoon moisture continues to surge north from mexico allowing skies to become partly cloudy by this afternoon. possible showers start this evening into wednesday morning. high temperatures today will be
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of the east between 5 and 10 mph. by tomorrow, our best rain chances hit the valley. 30% to 35% chances will be common through the day and decrease to about 20% to 25% overnight and clear into thursday morning. thunderstorms will be possible but may hold to the other side of our mountains.
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have the best chance for rain tonight into tomorrow; averaging a 30% to 40% rain chance. light to moderate rainfall will be more likely for the valley with heavy rain to red charleston. temperatures for wednesday drop to the mid and low 80s but rebound back to the upper 80s by thursday.
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for thursday but look to fizzle out into friday where mainly sunny skies are expected to return. high temperatures hold to the upper 80s and lower 90s through the weekend but then drop suddenly to the low and mid 80s here at 13 action news we want all kids in las vegas to be able to stay warm this winter and our annual coats for kids drive is underway. we're partnering with tropical smoothie. please donate gently used or new children's coats at any tropical smoothie cafe. to find a location near you go to ktnv dot com. thanks to the salvation army. they'll distribute the coats to families in need.
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of 13 action news. with only 2 debates left before the election, third-party candidates are on the stage. green party candidate doctor jill stein, was hoping to debate last night. she did a series of interviews with reporters yesterday when
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university" campus. authorities say she didn't have the proper credentials to be there. before her removal, stein admitted she would try and get on the debate stage. meanwhile, libretarian party nominee gary johnson live tweeted during the debate. johnson is making a plea for a spot on the debate stage next month.. but that will only happen if he's polling at 15% nationally before the next debate. right now a lot of people are talking about this morning's front page of the new york the paper is known for it's controversial front pages... it reads quote "hillary's look says it all as trump buries himself in bumbling blather...." now to a story you asked us to investigate. neighbors at a valley apartment complex are worried about a dog they say was abandoned on a balcony. neighbors near nellis and vegas valley say the owners moved out several days ago but left the dog behind.. locked out on the balcony. 13.00.33 you cant be abondoning animals, especially man's best
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too small otherwise i would have a dog management says they evicted the homeowners and later discovered the dog. they're limited in what they can do, so they called animal control. neighbors say they've tried throwing food up to the dog. workers at the apartment complex are bringing him food and water until animal control picks the dog up. time now is x:xx --- a big announcement from the department of justice. they're planning to send money we'll tell you what for, next. plus--last night's debate was the most tweeted one ever! we take a look at the moments that people are still talking about this morning.
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when the billionaire koch brothers call, congressman joe heck has been answering. voting with the koch brothers' agenda 85% of the time. giving tax breaks to big oil companies and the super rich, but ending medicare as we know it and forcing cuts to social security. taking care of the koch brothers may be a good call for joe heck, but it doesn't work for nevada's working families. senate majority pac is responsible
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the department of justice has awarded 20-million dollars for body camera programs to more than 1-hundred law enforcement agencies across the country. state, city, local and tribal departments can use the money existing body camera probrams. the d-o-j hopes the move with foster cooperation between communities and police. social media was on fire last night, during the presidential debate. so what moments got the most attention? abc's diane macedo and kendis gibson with the answers, in today's tech bytes. < ((diane/2sh)) in today's tech bytes... the first debate between (vo) donald trump and hillary
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what moments got twitter going the most? (fs) coming in third, the candidate's plans to defeat isis. (diane/add) trump's comments came when trump said he has a "good temperament". ((diane/2sh)) roku's new streaming media players are ready for sale. kendis - vo they range in price from 30 bucks to 130. that top of the line model streams both 4-k and h-d-r video, and includes a u-s-b port on the box. ((diane/wipevo)) and don't try this at home. a new video claims there's a new i- phone seven. all you have to do to find it ... is drill a hole in your new phone! ((kendis/vo)) don't do it. it's a prank. and the damage to your phone won't be covered by insurance. ((diane/2sh)) those are your tech bytes. ((kendis/2sh)) have a great day. > monsoon moisture continues to surge north from mexico allowing skies to become partly cloudy by this afternoon. possible showers start this evening into wednesday morning. high temperatures today will be between 87 and 92 degrees with
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by tomorrow, our best rain chances hit the valley. clear into thursday morning. thunderstorms will be possible but may hold to the other side of our mountains. the spring mountains range does have the best chance for rain tonight into tomorrow; with heavy rain to red rock and mt. by thursday. to return. high temperatures hold to the upper 80s and lower 90s through the weekend but then drop suddenly to the low and mid 80s for the next work week. still ahead on good morning las still ahead on good morning las vegas at 5... in just a few weeks the presidential race will come to a head in our city. we'll tell you how unlv students are hoping to get a seat to witness history. plus we have new data on violent crime just released by the fbi. we'll have that and more at 5-30. marissa adlibs
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home overnight... we'll explain why this house has a history of trouble. and the first debate is history. but every bit of the candidates
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them honest. and we're just weeks away from hosting the final debate in our city. we'll show you what unlv students are doing to get a seat at the event. good morning las vegas! i'm todd quinones. and i'm beth fisher. the time now is ... let's get started with 13 first alert meteorologist greg bennett... monsoon moisture continues to surge north from mexico allowing skies to become partly cloudy by this afternoon. possible showers strt evening into wednesday morning. high temperatures today will be between 87 and 92 degrees with winds out of the east between 5 common through the day and decrease to about 20% to 25% chances into the overnight and clear into thursday morning. thunderstorms will be possible but may hold to the other side of our mountains. the spring mountains range does have the best chance for rain tonight into tomorrow; averaging a 30% to 40% rain chance. light to moderate rainfall
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charleston. temperatures for wednesday drop to the mid and low 80s but rebound back to the upper 80s by thursday. rain chances hold at about 25% for thursday but look to fizzle out into friday where mainly sunny skies are expected to return. high temperatures hold to the upper 80s and lower 90s through the weekend but then drop suddenly to the low and mid 80s for the next work week. catches on fire--and squatters could be to blame. we did some digging and found out this home has a history of problems--dating back to last year. 13 action news reporter marissa kynaston is live near clayton and alexander to tell us how
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plagued the home. firefighters say this mornings fire was small-- you can see the windows have been boarded up-- but there was also a shooting here-- just over a year ago. back in march of last year-- somebody was throwing a house party at the same house the fire started in earlier this morning. but during the party-- several people got into a fight-- and a 14 year old boy was shot the hospital in critical condition. today-- neighbors say the house has been empty for a couple months-- and they say theyve noticed squatters-- and possibly gangs-- going in and out. now police are investigating to see if squatters are to blame for starting the fire. mk-- 13an. take 5 secs of nats sobbing you're watching a mother in disbelief and devastated after she
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we first broke this story yesterday on good morning las vegas. this morning we're hearing from neighbors who were forced from their homes because of that fire. take sot evelyn mcauley, evacuee 19:26:13-19:26:17 "we heard screaming next door and my husband got up and looked out the window." butt to 19:27:07-19:27:09 "she was just frantic." first responders and neighbors were hugging the mother after the fire was out. firefighters say a burning candle started all of this. were house sitting when this happened. the mom suffered minor burns to her hands. the home was badly damaged by the fire. it's your voice your vote in the race for president. several claims were made by both candidates at last night's debate. this morning, we're putting those to the test with our partners at politifact. trade and the economy were big topics throughout. at one point hillary clinton attacked donald trump over the
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donald was one of the people who rooted for the housing crisis. he said back in 2006, 'gee, i hope it does collapse because then i can go in and buy some and make some money.' well it did collapse". trump: that's called business by the way" politifact says trump did say those things during an interview for an audio book that was part of trump university. but they say trump was talking about investment in real estate and was 'not' hoping the entire economy would crash. so.. politifact rates clinton's next, trump attacked clinton on trade deal saying she flip-flopped on support for the trans-pacific partnership: " you called it the gold standard. you called it the gold standard of trade deals. you said it was the finest deal you've ever seen.". politi-fact cites a -2- thousand -12- clinton speech in australia in which she said.... "the t-p-p" sets the gold standard in trade agreements.
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once it was finalized and presented to congress, clinton pulled her support. politifact rating donald trump's statement mostly true. the debate gave unlv students a political appetizer ahead of what they'll see in the 3rd and final debate next month at the thomas and mack. about 100 students gathered in one location last night to watch clinton and trump take the stage for the first time. they told us the candidates held their attention through the entire 90 minutes.. but both did a l "i think it was a really great start to the debate season. i really get the feel this is a real thing. it is happening." "it was very interesting to see how they answer the questions. specifically beating around the question instead of actually answering it, which probably would've been the better option." several of the students are volunteering to work at the unlv debate on october 19th. unlv students are getting a very unique opportunity ahead of the las vegas debate.
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ticket lotteryhas opened upfor students who want to see it in person at "the thomas and mack center" on october - 19-th. eligible students must be enrolled full time and have good academic standing you have until october -12-th to sign up. just in this morning...both vice presidential candidates say their running mate was the winner at last night's debate. running mate was the winner at last night's debate. democrat tim kaine says trump looked like he was running out of gas. trump came off as an agent for change...while clinton epitomized the washington "status quo." kaine and pence will be together in their own debate october 4th in virgina.. right now four people are dead and more than 250 people are injured after a typhoon crossed over taiwan early this morning. typhoon megi brough 100 mile per hour winds and rain. now officials are worried about landslides and flooding.
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9 millioin housholds are without power right now! megi is the fourth typhoon this year to hit taiwan. time now is x:xx --- a baseball team honors one of their own. miami marlins players-- still shocked by the death of teammate jose fernandez--come together to honor his life. and during last nights game..there was a special moment. greg adlibs
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five people are injured after a fire in the bronx....that includes two firefighters. firefighters are working to get the fire under control right now. neighbors say they heard an explosion before the fire....but firefighters have not confirmed that. crews first went to the scene 2:50 take me out to the ball game 2:56 a tearful tribute before last night's miami marlins game against the new york mets.
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for pitcher jose fernandez..who died in a boating accident on sunday. the entire marlins team wore fernandez's number 16 jersey. and just as the game got underway..there was a special moment... 1:01- 1:08 and its gone that's dee gordon hitting a home-run in the bottom of the first inning. wearing fernandez's helmet for the first pitch. then, he put on his own helmet and battled left-handed before hitting the homer. the marlins won the game, 7 to 3. authorities are still investigating that boat accident that killed fernandez and 2 of his friends. developing in houston, texas, four children are in the hospital this morning after being hit by stray bullets. an 11-year-old boy and his 6-year- old brother were playing soccer with friends
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shots were fired and the boys were hit with bullets. they were just outside playing fun. next moment, i hear gun shots. so i'm really scared. " a 15-year-old was shot in the foot and a 16-year-old was grazed in the back. the other young boys who were shot are expected to survive. no arrests have been made. that shooting in texas comes as the fbi says violent crime is on the rise. new data released yesterday shows nearly a 4-percent increased in violence compared to 2014. the murder rate has spiked by nearly 11 percent, as well. the fbi says the numbers are still down over 5 and 10 year periods. attorney general loretta lynch said the data shows quote-- "we still have so much work to do." time now is x:xx --- a close call in floodwaters.. a driver makes it out from his stranded car..but nearly falls
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the water that's surprising. [ cellphone ringing ] it's just another scandal from danny tarkanian. tarkanian was the corporate lawyer for those with an elaborate scam hundreds of seniors into donating to fraudulent charities, totaling millions. and when a shady tarkanian deal went bust, he refused to pay back $17 million, sticking taxpayers with the bill. why would we ever send danny tarkanian to congress?
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new york city... we're now getting live pictures out of new york from our affiliate there... five people are injured after a fire in the bronx....that includes two firefighters. firefighters are working to get the fire under control right now. neighbors say they heard an explosion before the fire....but firefighters have not confirmed that. crews first went to the scene
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monsoon moisture continues to surge north from mexico allowing skies to become partly cloudy by this afternoon.
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into wednesday morning. high temperatures today will be between 87 and 92 degrees with winds out of the east between 5 and 10 mph. by tomorrow, our best rain chances hit the valley. 30% to 35% chances will be common through the day and decrease to about 20% to 25% chances into the overnight and clear into
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be possible but may hold to the other side of our mountains. the spring mountains range does have the best chance for rain tonight into tomorrow; averaging a 30% to 40% rain chance. light to moderate rainfall will be more likely for the valley with heavy rain to red
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charleston. temperatures for wednesday drop to the mid and low 80s but upper 80s and lower 90s through the weekend but then drop suddenly to the low and mid 80s for the next work week. tense moments for a driver trapped in flooding in san antonio texas... you can see the driver on top of his car, trying to grab onto a ladder. as he tried to grab it..he slipped and nearly fell into the creek. luckily the man held on and got back on top of his car. ladder and wasn't hurt. the driver says his gps led him straight into the high waters. firefighters in california are staying very busy this morning. a new fire has started in the state's santa cruz mountains. the "loma fire" broke out yesterday afternoon and is spreading fast. cal fire says at least 3-hundred homes are threatened. people are being told to leave right now. meanwhile, calm winds are
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sonoma. the fire has burned over 15- hundred acres since sunday. no injuries have been reported. the fire is now 45-percent contained. the cause for both of these fires is still under investigation. this morning, a 22-year-old man is on his way back to land after more than a week lost at sea. nathan carman was spotted over 1- hundred miles off the massachusetts coast days after the coast guard call off its search. he's in good condition after being found in a life raft with but carman's mother, linda, is still missing after the pair went fishing 10 days ago. coast guard nicole groll sot: when the boat started taking on water he went to look for his mom to get into the life raft and he could not find her. coast guard officials say there's little hope linda is alive. they're expected to speak to nathan tonight about what happened. president obama welcomed native american tribes from around the country to the white house. it was all for the tribal nations conference. as he entered the conference,
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wool blanket and crowned with a in a speech, the president said he's done what he can to help improve conditions on reservations during his time in office, but there's more to do. (president barack obama) "we've got to keep fighting to the finish line. even after my time in this office comes to an end, i'm going to be standing alongside you lasting progress depends on all of us, not just who the president is. the conference was a delegates from the 5-hundred-67 federally recognized native american tribes. twitter could soon be the happiest social media platform on earth..and it's topping today's stories now trending. the walt disney company is reportedly interested in the network. bloomberg reports disney is working with a financial advisor to make a possible bid. twitter is reportedly seeking an acquisition deal worth about 30 billion dollars. a deal would give disney a new
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his name is "miracle" and he was born without his back legs. his owner, ari smith from colorado, says the little piggy needs a real- life miracle. he's adjusting to his disability pretty well, but will need a wheelchair in the future smith hopes a loving person will come forward to adopt "miracle." she says he's a fighter and gets around as fast as his siblings. you can check out all of the stories that are trending today.. just download our free 13 you can get the latest weather updates, breaking news alerts
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time now is x:xx --- we're continuing to follow breaking continuing to follow breaking news in new york city. firefighters are at the scene of a possible house explosion
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politics should never come before basic health care,
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women like me rely on planned parenthood for checkups and cancer screenings, but congressman joe heck voted ten times to take away their funding. heck even threatened to shut down the federal government to eliminate funding for planned parenthood. shutting down the government... taking away access to lifesaving care... just to score political points. joe heck should be ashamed. women vote is responsible for the content of this advertising. affiliate there... five people are injured after a fire at least six people are injured after a fire in the bronx....that includes two firefighters. firefighters are working to get the fire under control right now. neighbors say they heard an explosion before the fire....but firefighters have not confirmed that. crews first went to the scene
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meeting-vm :28-:32 pause for nats tensions in charlotte north carolina are still high this morning after a police shooting sparked violent protests. protesters sat in on a city council meeting...demanding change. more than 50 people of all ages spoke against the police killing of keith scott. listen to what one little had to say... we are black people and we shouldn't have to feel like this. we shouldn't have to protest because y'all are treating us wrong. we do this because we need to and have rights (applause) speakers also called for the mayor's and police chief to resign. a california highway patrol
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this morning-- after a violent run in with some street racers. (nats of video) "you feel me? fresno, bleep." (butted with) nats: bleep the police! the officer was on patrol in the fresno area when he noticed a driver doing donuts and burning his tires. he got out talk to the driver, but they took off. and when the officer got back in his car.. some other street racers started attacking his car. you can see him slowly trying to drive away. (lt mindy castro/fresno police) "what they did do absolutely was attack a vehicle, with an the first strike was to the driver side of the vehicle. very hard strike, and had that glass broken, it would have shattered on the officer. " fresno police say they have identified the suspects, and once they're arrested they could face felony assault charges. here's an interesting story for any mother... a new study shows that morning sickness is actually a good sign for the baby. this is according to research at the national institute of child health and human
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with nausea early in pregnancy were half as likely to have miscarriages or still births compared to women without morning sickness. ahead today...casino employees and patrons are rallying for casinos in nevada to go smoke free. this as m-g-m prepares to open a smoke free casino in maryland. advocates for smoke-free gaming of america will be outside the sands expo and convention center this morning starting at 8:30. presidential debate-- so what effect could this have on the presidential election. 13 action news political analyst jon ralston is weighing in-- who won the debate was never really in question afterwards. most of the insta polls show hillary clinton decisively defeated donald trump. she was calm and cool. he was not. but there's a different question. what difference does it make? will it move the polls? that we
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election, as they can be. and we're talking about a very small number of undecided voters in swing states like nevada. jon ralston 13 action news. i'm not sure what's going on or...what was going through his mind right now on good morning las vegas at 6-am... in just hours-- the shooting suspect behind that deadly confrontation at a starbucks... is set to face the judge for the very first time. speaking to his wife. parker collins joins us from the starbucks on warm springs and rainbow-- that business is still feeling the effects? parker adlibs scene this is where that deadly shooting happened. it was closed all day yesterday. garcia's wife says she was watching the terror unfold on the news sunday. soon after she realized... the suspect was her husband. police say garcia rushed in....

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