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yesterday... and the storm front responsible is now bringing snow to the mountains and the valley floor. meteorologist jeff martinez is in the weather center to tell us what we can expect in our team storm watch coverage. chain controls are already up on i-80 over the pass. ky sisson is live at gold ranch to show us the road conditions there... and what you can expect on your morning commute. and one man is dead... after being fatally shot at a reno trailer park last night. officers are still looking for who is responsible for that shooting. these stories top your news right now at 6:00 a-m. today is thursday, february 18, 20-16. good morning, i'm john potter. and i'm andi guevara. thanks for news this morning. the winter storm is passing through the area now. ky sisson is live at gold ranch
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but first.... lets take a look at the forecast with meteorologist jeff martinez. hi jeff. cloudy and colder today with rain and snow showers moving through the area making for a slick morning commute. several inches of snow will fall in the mountains making travel difficult. look for scattered rain and snow showers by this afternoon. we dry things out in time for the
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time to check out our roadways time to check out our roadways with r-j in the more f-m traffic center... we do have some school delays to tell you about this morning. all storey county schools on a 1 hour delay... and sierra nevada college also on 1 hour delay. we will tell you about any more delays as we learn about them.
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developing this morning... a shooting at a mobile home park in reno, left one man dead last night. just after 7 p-m... reno police were called out on a report of a shooting, at the 27-hundred block of kietzke lane. that's the ponderosa trailer park near yori park. when officers got there... they found a man in the parking lot with a gunshot wound. lt. scott shaw, rpd: "reno fire department as well as remsa worked on the victim for quite a while, but were unable to revive him. so at this time we are working on a homicide investigation." police are looking for the shooter... but they don't have a description right now. the person who was killed has not been identified. the gang unit was also on scene...and police are still investigating whether it was a gang-related incident. if you know anything about it, call secret witness at 3-2-2 49-hundred.
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and we have some new information on that murder at a lakeside motel last month. south lake tahoe police say two people have been arrested in california in connection to the shooting. on tuesday... police arrested 18-year-old tristen batten in vallejo... and ysterday... 20-year-old harvest davidson was arrested in sacramento. both have been charged with open murder for the death of dennis wright junior, who police say was shot and killed outside the beverly lodge in south lake tahoe on january 30th while trying to sell marijuana. police believe more arrests are likely as the investigation continues. and after the body of an unidentified woman was found last year in a shallow grave near lone mountain cemetery....some drawings have now been released to help identify her. deputies tell us the woman was found wrapped in a sleeping bag on march 17th of last year... along a walking trail near newridge and northridge drives. the autopsy revealed the woman had reddish-blonde hair.. and
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71. the woman was white... and was wearing an adult diaper... size 7 asic shoes in white with purple lines.. and size 8 rings. they also found aristar glasses and partial top dentures. she was buried for at least one month... maybe up to 12 months. if you know anything about her, call detective sal acosta, at 2-8-3-78-55. still to come on channel 2 news still to come on channel 2 news this morning... we have a presidential candidate making their way to northern nevada tomorrow...hopin g to gain your vote ahead of the caucuses...we have the latest after the break. president obama has a big trip planned...a trip that hasn't been made in 88 years...where
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"you're watching channel 2 news this morning with john potter, andi guevara and meteorologist jeff martinez's pinpoint 2
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the power behind max loughan's welcome back. looking around the nation... later today... the white house will formally announce historic plans for president obama to visit cuba. c-b-s news has confirmed the trip will happen in the coming weeks. as don champion reports, president obama will become the first potus to visit the island nation in 88 years. not since 1928 when calvin coolidge visited havana has a sitting president visited cuba. now nearly nine decades later, cbs news confirms president obama will pay an historic visit to the island nation within weeks. the two republican, cuban americans running to succeed him quickly offered up criticism. "is that something , as president, you'd ever do? not if it's not a free cuba and i'll tell you the problem with the
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a communist dictatorship, it is an anti-american communist dictatorship" "i think it's a real mistake i think the president should instead be pushing for a free cuba" president obama's trip has long been expected since he normalized relations with cuba in 2014. critics raise concerns that the communist government there still engages in human rights abuses. nat clapping just tuesday the countries signed an agreement clearing the way for daily u-s commercial flights to cuba. a u-s economic embargo in cuba is still in effect. don champion, cbs news. while president obama's trip will be a first for a sitting president in decades-- former president jimmy carter has visited cuba several times since leaving office. coming up on channel 2 news this morning... here in nevada - presidential
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at the upcoming caucus...we have the latest campaign update...coming up. meteorologist jeff martinez will have your pinpoint 2 forecast after the break. they're one of the wall street banks that triggered the financial meltdown -- goldman sachs. just settled with authorities for their part in the crisis that put seven million out of work and millions out of their homes. how does wall street get away with it? millions in campaign contributions and speaking fees. our economy works for wall street because it's rigged by wall street. and that's the problem. as long as washington is bought and paid for, we can't build an economy that works for people.
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"channel 2 news continues with meteorologist jeff martinez's pinpoint 2 forecast, broadcast certified by the american meteorological society!" cloudy and colder today with rain and snow showers moving through the area making
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several inches of snow will fall in the mountains making travel difficult. look for scattered rain and snow showers by this afternoon. we dry things out in time for the
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turning campaign 20-16... ahead of the nevada democratic caucus saturday... bernie sanders plans to visit northern nevada tomorrow. the vermont senator is in sparks the day before the caucus... right after holding a town meeting in elko. the sparks rally will be held in the rose ballroom at the nugget casino. the event is free and open to one p-m. and ahead of his visit... channel 2 got the chance to speak to senator bernie sanders in a one-on-one satellite call yesterday. after his win in new hampshire, sanders is looking to ride his recent wave of support... all the way to the polls. bernie:"i believe very strongly if theres a large caucus participation... on saturday, were going to do really well" the latest c-n-n... o-r-c poll has sanders and clinton in a
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few points ahead on foreign policy and women... he is a few ahead on voters under 55. and a strong showing at the caucus could not only help a presidential campaign... but also keep nevada high on the list as an early caucus state. senator harry reid was in town yesterday... to encourage a big voter turnout for the first in the west caucuses. harry reid:"it allows a diverse state to be part of the process. it's important to the country that iowa and new hampshire don't decide who's gonna be the next president." and on the republican side... that poll we just mentioned... also found donald trump has a comfortable lead here in nevada. the c-n-n...o-r-c poll found 45 percent of likely republican caucus goers back trump... 19 percent support marco rubio... and 17 percent favor ted cruz. ben carson... john kasich and jeb bush all polled single digits. and with both the republican and the democratic caucuses just
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at k- t-v-n-dot-com to see where your caucus location will be. still to come on channel 2 news this morning... there's a tiny micro-chip on new credit cards...but not everyone is accepting this new form of payment. who's falling behind on
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welcome back. this morning in money watch...a new survey finds, businesses are falling behind when it comes to accepting chip- enabled credit cards. according to management consulting firm the strawhecker group, only 37 percent of businesses can read the cards. the chip technology is widely used in canada and europe and considered more secure than traditional cards that require the swipe of a magnetic stripe. a los angeles hospital paid thousands of dollars to
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systems back up and running. hollywood presbyterian medical center handed over about 17-thousand dollars worth of bitcoins, the internet currency. staff started noticing a problem almost two weeks ago. malware had locked access and was preventing electronic communications. administrators decided the quickest way to get back up and running was to pay the "ransom", and the system was restored monday. the f-b-i is investigating. the florida winners of the 1- point-5-billion-dollar powerball jackpot came forward. the new millionaires are 55-year old david kaltschmidt and 70-year old maureen smith of melbourne beach. the check was made out to 'nickel 95 trust' ...a trust created by melbourne beach. the check was made out to 'nickel 95 trust' ...a trust created by the couple to manage their money. they said they did not watch the live powerball drawing and didn't learn until the next morning that they won. yesterday they claimed their one-time lump sum jackpot at
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tallahassee, of 328 million dollars. the west coast winner has yet to come forward. time to check out our roadways with r-j in the more f-m traffic center... multiple accidents to be aware of in reno, 395 nb at virginia, 395 nb at panther, 395 nb at golden. also accident in carson city, 580 nb near bellevue, expect slow traffic in all of those areas. chain controls on
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"this is channel 2 news, coverage you can count on" strong winds caused problems yesterday... and now there's snow. jeff martinez is in the weather center to show us what we can coverage. and chain controls are already up on i-80 over the pass. ky sisson is live at gold ranch to tell us about road conditions there... and what drivers can expect on their morning commute. and one man is dead... after
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park on kietzke lane last night. was it another gang shooting? we'll show you what police are saying. these stories top your news right now at 6:30 a-m. today is thursday, february 18, 20-16. good morning, i'm john potter. and i'm andi guevara. thanks for starting your day with channel 2 news this morning. the winter storm is passing through the area now. ky sisson is live at gold ranch to tell us about road conditions there. but first.... lets take a look at the forecast with meteorologist jeff martinez. hi jeff. cloudy and colder today with rain and snow showers moving through the area making for a slick morning commute. several inches of snow will fall in the mountains making travel difficult. look for scattered rain and snow showers by this afternoon. we dry things out in time for the weekend with highs
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we do have some school delays to tell you about this morning. all storey county schools on a 1 hour delay... and sierra nevada college also on 1 hour delay. and zephyr cove elementary and george whittel high school are closed today. we will tell you about any more delays as we learn about them. thanks ky. developing this morning... a shooting at a mobile home park in reno left one man dead last night. just after 7 p-m... reno police responded to a report of a shooting on the 27-hundred block of kietzke lane.... at the ponderosa trailer park near yori park. when officers arrived on scene... they found a man in the parking lot with a gunshot wound. lt. scott shaw, rpd: "reno fire department as well as remsa worked on the victim for quite a while, but were unable to revive him. so at this time we are working on a homicide
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police are looking for a suspect... but do not have a description at this time. the identity of the victim is also not being released. the gang unit was also on scene... but police are still investigating whether it was a gang-related incident. if you have any information, contact secret witness at 3-2-2 49-hundred. we will continue to follow the story as it develops. and we have new information on that murder at a lakeside motel last month. two people have now been arrested in california over that shooting. tuesday, police arrested 18- year-old tristen batten in vallejo... and yesterday... 20-year-old harvest davidson was arrested in sacramento. both have been charged with open murder for the death of dennis wright junior, who police say was shot and killed outside the beverly lodge in south lake tahoe january 30th while trying to sell marijuana. and police think more arrests are likely, as their
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coming up on channel 2 news this morning... we have a presidential candidate making his way to northern nevada tomorrow...hopin g to gain your vote ahead of the caucuses...we have the latest after the break. but first...homelessne ss is realtiy for many...but seattle washington is taking action to give their homeless a place break. "you're watching channel 2 news this morning with john potter, andi guevara and meteorologist jeff
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they're one of the wall street banks that triggered the financial meltdown -- goldman sachs.
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that put seven million out of work and millions out of their homes. how does wall street get away with it? millions in campaign contributions and speaking fees. our economy works for wall street because it's rigged by wall street. and that's the problem. as long as washington is bought and paid for, we can't build an economy that works for people. sanders: i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. welcome back. time for take 2... stories we think are worth a second look. well...when life gives you a winter storm - make an igloo that's what some students at new york's university of rochester decided to do.
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home and they even stayed there overnight. take a look at this... the igloo is an impressive 10-feet high and 12-feet wide. the students made sure to include a hole at the top to vent out excess body heat - and keep the structure from melting too early. no word if the project might earn the students some extra-credit points. small homes are being set up in seattle exclusively for the homeless. and there's a chance they will be built in very district of the city. the goal is for homeless to eventually move from the tiny
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- during that transition...the small homes are far more secure than a tent. take a look.... each home is different and they are each built by different groups -working to make the homes safe and cost efficient -to help further address homelessness in the city. 12:29:53 we're not making it your problem. it's a shared problem of the city, and we're sharing the burden of it. some homeless camps have strict rules for security and cleanliness. and details like...whether to have a no drug or alcohol policy - can be decided by each seattle's council districts. still to come on channel 2 news still to come on channel 2 news
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many are wondering --will apple help the fbi break into the san bernadino shooter's phone...what people are saying and more, after the break. meteorologist jeff martinez will have your pinpoint 2 forecast
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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,
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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. "channel 2 news continues with meteorologist jeff martinez's pinpoint 2 forecast, broadcast certified by the american meteorological society!" cloudy and colder today with rain and snow showers moving through the area making for a slick morning commute. several inches of snow will fall in the mountains making travel difficult. look for scattered rain and snow showers by this afternoon. we dry things out in time for the weekend with highs
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thanks jeff. turning campaign 20-16... ahead of the nevada democratic caucus on saturday... the bernie sanders campaign announced he will be visiting northern nevada tomorrow. the vermont senator is scheduled to be in sparks the day before the caucus... right after holding a town meeting in elko. the sparks rally will be held in the rose ballroom at the nugget casino resort. the event is free and open to the public... and doors open at one p-m. and ahead of his visit... channel 2 got the chance to speak to senator bernie sanders in a one-on-one call yesterday.
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sanders is looking to ride his recent wave of support... all the way to the polls. bernie:"i believe very strongly if theres a large caucus participation... on saturday, were going to do really well" the latest c-n-n...o-r-c poll has sanders and clinton in a dead heat in nevada....she is a few points ahead on foreign policy and women... he is ahead with voters under 55. and a strong showing at the caucus could not only help a presidential campaign... but also keep nevada high on the list as an early caucus state. senator harry reid was in town yesterday... to encourage a big voter turnout for the first in the west caucuses. harry reid:"it allows a diverse state to be part of the process. it's important to the country that iowa and new hampshire don't decide who's gonna be the next president." and on the republican side...
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also found donald trump has a comfortable lead here in the silver state. the c-n-n... o-r-c poll found 45 percent of likely republican caucus goers back trump... 19 percent support marco rubio... and 17 percent favor ted cruz. ben carson... john kasich and jeb bush all polled in the single digits. and with both the republican and the democratic caucuses just days away... be sure to visit our website at k-t-v-n-dot-com to see where your caucus location will be. let's check in with the c-b-s
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let's check in with the c-b-s news team and see what they're working on this morning. .... the news is back in the morning. see you at seven. cordes: most nurses are tough. they're problem-solvers. they like making things better. people don't have access to healthcare because they just can't afford it. bernie sanders understands how pharmaceutical companies and major medical companies are ripping us off. bernie tells the truth, and he's been consistent. he understands that the system is rigged, and he's the only one who can bring real change.
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welcome back. let's take a look at some news making headlines around the nation right now. first, the white house is expected to detail plans today of president obama's historic trip to cuba. the visit, which would happen as early as next month, marks the first for a sitting u-s president in nearly nine decades. it comes after cuba and the u-s moved to reopen diplomatic relations...15 months ago. for more on this story, tune in to c-b-s this morning following our show at 7 a-m. the debate between silicon valley and our government rages on... after apple refused to comply with a court order, to
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bernardino shooter, syed dino victim, supported the authorities. investigators are asking apple to create software that would disable the i-phone's auto erase feature. apple says it will file an appeal of the ruling as early as next week. coming up next... we'll have your traffic, weather and news coming up next... we'll have your traffic, weather and news right now as you head out the door. stay with us just a few moments longer. one of the areas that i've been particularly interested in is the area of children.
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they're one of the wall street banks that triggered the financial meltdown -- goldman sachs. just settled with authorities for their part in the crisis that put seven million out of work and millions out of their homes. how does wall street get away with it? millions in campaign contributions and speaking fees. our economy works for wall street because it's rigged by wall street. and that's the problem. as long as washington is bought and paid for, we can't build an economy that works for people.
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good morning, . here's your news right now as you head out the door... we do have some school delays to tell you about this morning. all storey county schools on a 1 hour delay... and sierra nevada college also on 1 hour delay. we will tell you about any more delays as we learn about them. let's get one final look at our roadways with r-j in the more f-m traffic center... two accidents to be aware of in reno, 395 nb at panther, 395 nb at golden. also two accidents in carson city, 580 nb near bellevue, and highway 50 at golf
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of those areas. chain controls on of our mountain pass cloudy and colder today with rain and snow showers moving through the area making for a slick morning commute. several inches of snow will fall in the mountains making travel difficult. look for scattered rain and snow showers by this afternoon. we dry things out in time for the weekend with highs in the 50s.
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