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what happened to the man who robbed his store... the chase ending with police shooting and killing that suspect.. after saying he had a gun.. it's sad because he's putting people's life at risk just by doing that chase so he was a dangerous man. coming up tonight at 6, you'll see video of the robberies of a small business - and why the owner says he thinks all of these crimes have the same m-o. breaking right now...metro police are investigating a it happened on merritt avenue. officers arrived to find a victim suffering from serious stab wounds...but the attacker was nowhere to be found. the victim was taken to u-m-c but police are still searching for a suspect. supporters are still moving the chains down the field to build an nfl stadium in las vegas. now.. the ball is with the state assembly.. which could vote in a matter of hours. 13-action news reporter bryan callahan is covering the special session and joins us live right now in carson city.
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stadium supporters want a vote tonight. they started debating the stadium deal around 10 this morning.... and they are still asking question of the major players. unlv president len jessup spoke in favor of the did the early part of the discussion centered on the bonds that would be used for the $1.9 billion nfl stadium. supporters say they are happy their fellow lawmakers are asking tough questions... but those asking the toughest questions say they may be falling on deaf ears. "i am happy there's a lot of questions because we want to make sure we are asking those difficult questions for these folks." "i think this whole thing the way it is being orchestrated is not being done right.
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who are saying this doesn't make sense, are bing ignored." assembly leaders say they still think they can get this bill to a vote tonight... jon from what you are hearing... they may have some help from one of the biggest names in nevada politics? ----i've learned that us senate minority leader harry reid, the most powerful democrat int he state, has been calling democrats in the assembly lobbying fo convention center expansion. among those who received a call was elliot anderson, who has been critical of the process and of how unlv has been treated. -----democrats have also essentially been threatened by senate majority leader michael roberson that if
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he will put school choice back democratic votes for that. and they could even pass a stadium/convention center bill without democratic votes, making it enabling for the clark county commission to pass. ---one democrat told me only a couple are on board so far. they will need at least eight. can they get them by tonight? it's 50-50. but with so much juice behind th won't pass at some point. a north las vegas fire captain..... who died in the line of duty was laid to rest.... today. captain yaphet miller was working...... a -3- alarm fire on his final shift..... before suffering..... a medical emergency. miller served his entire career...... with the north las vegas fire department... for a total of -22- years. always was there for the guys.
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about loyalty and talk about his strength. and those are things that are actually beyond words. miller was -43- years old. clark county district court has a new way..... to fight the cycle of addiction and crime. a -1- point -4- million dollar grant from the state..... will be used to provide..... residential treatment programs to offenders.... with addiction or mental health problems. this will give judges..... more options. who could benefit more from treatment... than jail time. the court expects better outcomes for many... and.... could save millions of dollars.... from a reduction... in repeat offenders. the grant is expected to provide services..... for -80- defendants.... each month. your voice.. your vote in the race for the white house.. and vice president joe biden was in las vegas today campaigning for fellow democrat hillary clinton. biden spoke at the culinary union hall near commerce and oakey.. and told supporters donald trump gets a pass while other americans struggle. biden: this guy declared
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penthouse, which is a palace, looking over devestated areas of new york. biden was also doing some for catherine cortez masto.. who's running against republican joe heck for the senate. hillary clinton is on a star-studded fundraising blitz in california. she's set to headline a number of events that include performances from entertainers like elton john. meanwhile.. and evangelical groups over comments revealed in some hacked emails.. released by wikileaks. they show two high-level campaign officials discussing 21st century fox chairman rupert murdoch and newscorp chairman robert thomson.. saying they were attracted to catholicism because of quote: "systemic thought and severely backward gender relations." donald trump wrapped a series
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da west palm beach. he pounded the mainstream media and the justice department for being too cozy with the clinton campaign. he also said it's no coincidence that right after the clinton emails are released by wikileaks.. two women made allegations against him.. claiming he touched them inappropriately. "the claims are preposterous ludicrous and defy truth common sense and logic. we already have substantial evidence to dispute these lies and.. according to a new rasmussen poll.. trump's white house bid is with a 2-point lead over clinton in their latest national survey. the third and final debate is less than.... a week away... and... it's right here in las vegas... hosted by.... u-n-lv. if you don't want to watch it from home... to watch..... the hour and a half long debate. it'll be shown..... at "the regal colonnade"..... on eastern and pebble.
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at fort apache and sahara. it's free to the public. you can pick up your tickets..... at the theater box office. new details tonight.... from federal investigators about.... the new jersey transit train crash last month! according to a preliminary report... the train failed to stop..... running into.... "the hoboken terminal". one woman was killed.... and.... more than.... -1- hundred others injured. investigators say.... an engineer tried using..... an emergency brake... less than one second.... before the collision. employee performance..... plus train track and signal systems.... are still being reviewed. threat.... at "legoland"... in florida. the security threat prompted.... an evacuation of the park and its hotel. now.... the park is closed..... for the rest of the day. the park's general manager says... they believe..... the threat is a hoax. but they decided to evacuate quote: "out of an abundance of caution." he says... guests will be compensated.... for the inconvenience. nevada's public charter school authority is facing legal trouble. 'nevada connections academy' and some of its families are planning to ask the courts to
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school. it comes after the charter school authority warned it may have no choice but to halt classes.. if the school can't meet a 60-percent graduation rate. supporters of nevada connections say many of their students are non- traditional.. like single moms or working students.. which could take them longer to graduate. the 2016 graduating class from chaparral high school has a lot to celebrate. school district officials gathered today to recognize the success of the students and staff. 'chap' has seen its graduation with almost 8 of 10 seniors getting their diplomas. that means chaparral is now performing better than the district's overall graduation rate of 74-percent for the class of 2016. a clark county school district employee is being called.... a hero. we'll tell you about..... the quick action... that saved a young student's life. and.. takata isn't alone. a u.s. manufacturer is now under scrutiny for airbag issues that could affect millions of
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and... water levels continue to rise..... in north carolina. we have the very latest. bryan?
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and knowing exactly what to do. 13-action news anchor yasmeen
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when she started choking in the school cafeteria. the most important thing you need to know - devin is okay - she made a full recovery - and was very happy to see her instructor today.... ....but you have to hear the story behind this. devin was just eating lunch with the other 2-nd graders at hancock elementary yesterday. just another day - but then all of a sudden - she started choking. well thankfully - one of instructors noticed her going pale - and jumped right into action. dana delario actully had to jump - right over some garbage right away - she cleared devon's airway - and performed the heimlic maneuver until she could breathe again. delario says it's just part of her job....but is still thankfully she was there - and knew exactly what to do. 9:01:27 07 it could have been a different phone call yesterday, she could have been called to the er. devin's parents met delario this morning for the first time since this happened. we were there - and spoiler alert here - it was very emotional. i'll have that reunion tonight, at 6. yasmeen hassan 13 action
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from contact -13-... new concerns tonight.... about airbags. federal regulators are accusing an american company of stalling it's investigation.... into a deadly car crash!!! the national highway traffic safety administration says... manufacturer.... "arc automotive" of tennessee..... failed to report..... crash information and test results. they're investigating several reported incidents... including an airbag..... in canada.... this summer. the potentially dangerous airbags are in some -8- million vehicles on the road.... right now. this just in...the u-s justice deparment will begin collecting nationwide data on deadly police shootings next year. the new york times reports this will be the most extensive effort the govermant has ever made to track killingsy by police and cases of exessive force. this all coming of course in the wake of several high profile shootings of un-armed citizens and protests across
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they will collect info not only on shootings by local, state, and federal offices...but deaths of people while in police custody. two boston police officers are out of surgery this evening.... after a suspect wearing a bullet proof vest.... shot them.... late last night. it's the second time this week.... police have been fired on...... while responding to a domestic disturbance. in palm springs last weekend... two officers were killed. abc's marci gonzalez.... has the latest. nat broadcastify> officer shot.. officers- shot...and critically injured... authorities say - they were responding to a domestic disturbance between two roomates late last night... when one of the men - armed with an assault-style rifle and wearing body armor - opened fire on the officers. witness police came speeding down the street. speeding as in i could hear the engines, and it was like vibrating // it was like "pop, pop, pop, pop." last part covered other officers - rushed
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scene - and killing the suspect. commish officers were screaming officer down.. several other officers being outside proceeded inside.. they engaged further in an exchange of gunfire.. this comes just days after two police officers in palm springs were killed, responding to reports of a domestic disturbance.. authorities - saying the suspect in that case, john felix was also wearing body armor...and used armor-piercing ammunition... nat palm spring spresser he wanted to gun down police it - a trap.. sot- brad garrett the big problem with a domestic disturbance call is you don't know what you waling into ? wheatear it's an ambush .. 2 pple arguing.. until you get there and figure it out.. it could be a very touchy situation? tag- the palm srints- suspect, now faces capital murder charges. officers in boston- are listed in "extremely critical condition."> thousands of people across
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aftermath of hurricane matthew. several flooded rivers in the eastern part of the state aren't expected to crest until sometime tomorrow. there are also at least 20 confirmed deaths.. while rescues continue around the clock. we've had 2,200, almost 2,300 rescues, to date. the good news is those rescues seem to be slowing down dramatically." many communities are still without power or clean water. a third of the state's 100 counties have been declared areas.' we're also starting to see..... how people across bermuda are doing..... after the island was pummeled..... by hurricane nicole. the storm's -1- hundred -15- mile an hour winds..... have knocked out power.... across bermuda. a number of homes and businesses are also flooded out..... from the rain and storm surge. several air carriers and cruise lines..... have also suspended service... to bermuda. there are no reports of
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meteorologist bryan scofield and '13 first alert weather.' .tonight...partly cloudy. lows 61 to 65. south winds up to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. .friday...mostly sunny and windy. highs 85 to 88 on the west side of the valley...87 to 91 on the east side. south winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to southwest 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. .friday night...partly cloudy and windy. lows 65 to 69 on the west side east side. southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. .saturday...sunny and breezy. highs 83 to 86 on the west side of the valley...85 to 89 on the east side. southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. .saturday night...mostly clear and windy. lows 62 to 66 on the west side of the valley...64 to 68 on the east side. southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. .sunday through tuesday...mostly clear and windy. highs 82 to 85. lows 61 to 65. .tuesday night...partly cloudy. lows around 60. .wednesday through thursday...mostly clear. highs 82 to 85. lows around 60.
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all kids in las vegas to be
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for kids drive is underway. and once 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 or tropical smoothie dot com. thanks to the salvation army. as the temperatures start to of action news and this community project. coming up on 13 action news live at 6.. a school bus arrives to pick up students when it's suddenly
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the bus is left with.... a smashed window. what set those parents off... and... why one parent says... the attack is justified.... tonight at six. tonight...partly cloudy. lows 61 to 65. south winds up to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. .friday...mostly sunny and windy. highs 85 to 88 on the west side of the valley...87 to 91 on the .friday night...partly cloudy and windy. lows 65 to 69 on the west side highs 83 to 86 on
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i'm catherine cortez masto and i approve this message. they're bringing drugs, they're bringing crime, they're rapists. narrator: and joe heck says "i have high hopes we'll see donald trump become president." i don't know what i said, aah... narrator: heck says he "completely supports" trump.
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narrator: and heck? reporter: you trust him having his finger on the nuclear button? heck: i do. reporter: why do you say that? heck: why wouldn't i? narrator: donald trump and joe heck.
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newscast about a police chase that ended with the tonight -- new video is giving us a better look at the violent crime spree that led to it all. and... here's a look at what's coming up.... in tonight's primetime line- up.... right here on abc... at 8...
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at 10... it's "how to get away with murder"... and... we will see you tonight... for action news... live at 11... that's our news for now.. but stay with us for abc's world news tonight.. up next. remember.. we're always on.... at k-t-n-v dot com... and... on our free k-t-n-v mobile app. we'll see you back here.... in -30- minutes.... for action news.. live at 6. until then... thanks for watching. he's divisive and dangerous. "uh, i don't know what i said. uh... i don't remember." but congressman hardy supports trump 100% and said he'll do whatever trump wants him to do. hardy even said people with disabilities are a drain on society and that seniors who rely on programs like social security are a draw on government.
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sive and dangerous.
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tonight, breaking news. one by one, the women coming forward to accuse donald trump. after that audio of trump on the bus, talking about what he could do to women because he's a star. tonight here, trump's fiery defense. and what he's now saying about one of those women. >> look at her, look at her words, you tell me what you think. i don't think so. >> also tonight, michelle obama on trump. before. also this evening, the new and monster hurricane in the east. as we come on the air, already a direct hit on bermuda. the deadly police firefight. the gunman in body armor. officers in critical condition. breaking news here in new york city. the bombings, and tonight, the suspect, for the first time since the moment on the stretcher. and the outrage tonight. the 911 operator accused of


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