tv FOX5 News at 500pm FOX January 11, 2016 5:00pm-5:30pm PST
closed captioning will resume shortly closed captioning will resume shortly jackpot is now at a record 1 point 4 billion dollars and nevadans are crossing state lines - hoping to cash in. fox 5's ophelia young is live in primm - where money is being spent on tickets in california - but not in nevada. ad lib about line. youre right - a lot of money coming
but if someone wins - nevada wont see any of it - and here's why. flipping through the 2015 world lottery almanac - every state has a dedicated page - except for 6 - alaska, alabama, hawaii, missisippi, utah and nevada. "back in 1931 when nevada legalized commercial gaming lotteries were illegal in the entire united states." fast forward to the 60's when states began legalizing the lottery - it was too late for us. our casinos and gaming industry had
to this day - our constitution prohibits the lottery. "i think the reason why it remains so firmly there is tht any competition." casinos and corner gas stations - have lobbied hard for their players to stay there. plopping down 2 dollars and 5 dollars for lottery tickets theyre not putting it in slot machines. for other states - the lottery raises tax money. according to this book - california made more than one point 3 billion dollars in fiscal 2014 - "here's where the profits go to." mostly to education. that where any winning ticket bought at primm will contribute its taxes. arizona made 1 hundred and 75 million toward everything from public transportation to homeless services and their department of gaming.. nevada - makes nothing are we losing out? "its not that big a win for the state our casino gaming is much bigger and better at providing revenue to the state." "its really hard to
of gaming revenue coming in would it be nice to have more yeah but what would the cost be to set up a new administrative structure its really hard to say. some experts say we may never get the lottery - so long as big gaming remains in power. others say things could be different with the internet taking over. but with stateline so close, nevadans continue to make the drive... regardless. how much lottery store would profit etc. for nevada to adopt the lottery - legislators would actually have to amend our state's constitution. a shocking announcment over the weekend - as dave rice resigns as the runnin' rebels head basketball coach. today - the players are reacting - along with the new interim coach. fox five's kevin
henderson police investigating their first homicide of the year. they got a 9-11 call this morning about a domestic disturbance. when officers arrived at the scene they found a man dead inside a home. fox5's les krifaton is outside the home near patrick and stephanie... les what are the police saying? police have been not said much other than they were called to a domestic dispute
drive and when they entered the home they found a man dead from a gunshot wound with two other people inside waiting for them to arrive. we are still in the process of trying to determine what happened. henderson police public information officer michelle french outside the home where police were called monday morning. the initial call came in at 11:35 and we're still trying to determine what happened. we have two people being interviewed at this time. what their relationship is to the dead man police would not say. the scene remains active through the afternoon but there wasn't much activity inside or outside the home for a reason. we are waiting for a search warrant to be executed and at this point still doing our investigation. maggie carrillo who lives a few doors down and across the street from the crime scene came home in the early afternoon - but says she didn't know the people living there. i've never really seen anyone coming
since i've been here.i don't know maybe we are just on diferent schedules or what. as for whether she is shocked about someone losing their life a few doors down from here home this is what she had to say. this is las vegas and everything happens here. unfortunately its not really news to the residents of las vegas. it is shockng that it happened right on my street. it looks like the search warrant has been executed because there are more police in the area right now. the two people who were inside the home when the shooting occured were taken to henderson police headquarters for questioning.
homicides all of last year in henderson the festivities are expanding this year.... for the professional bull-riding championship. news on a big celebration... returning to las vegas. and.... word continues to spread about a local basketball player... offering inspiration to his teammates... and the community. your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is coming up next you're watching fox5 news at 5.
las vegas is about to get back to its western roots with bullriding in spring! p-b-r will get in on "helldorado days" with a tour in may coming to the south strip organization made at las vegas city hall. the new addition is part of the "elite built ford tour. "last cowboy headline the event. brings together riders in the world. "we feel we're part of the city. been world finals. events on and off in spring. but this really cements that being able to
rodeo." "helldorado days" will also have live entertainment... an old west town... and carnival. it happens may 13- th through the 15-th at the las vegas village, which is across the luxor. an autistic high school basketball player whose story has become a social media sensation - is being recognized around the valley. ron chan is the team manager and basketball player for desert oasis high school. last thursday -- he scored the first two points of his career against bonanza high school. today -- he was interviewed on 98-point-five k-l-u-c "chet buchanan and the morning zoo show". one of ron's favorite basketball players is kobe bryant. the team is using social media in hopes of getting the n-b-a star's attention. "chet: ron if they tell you get 30 seconds a minute with kobe you can ask one question what would it be? have you thought about that? ron: i want to make everyone happy. i
home game. chet: and it would if you desert oasis high school is back on the court this friday to play against palo verde. p-m. now fox5 weather 24/7, with chief meterologist ted pretty we'll see some clouds overnight with a morning start of 35 degrees..some areas around the las vegas valley will see freezing temperatures. we'll stay in the mid-50s with afternoon highs through the workweek. wednesday
to 15 mph with northwest breezes to 20 mph on thursday. highs get close to 60 degrees this weekend with lows around 40 degrees. we pick up a slight chance of showers sunday and monday. we'll see some clouds overnight with a morning start of 35 degrees..some areas around the las vegas valley will see freezing temperatures. we'll
the world continues to mourn the loss of david bowie. fans are leaving flowers outside a mural of the iconic singer in london... as well as bowie's new york city apartment he passed awayancer. brian stelter looks back on david bowie's career... and powerful legacy as both an entertainer - and artist. (nats: bowie singing) "turn and face the strange. ch-ch-changes. look out now you rock and rollers." legendary british singer david bowie...
influenced and groundbreaking sound... (nats: bowie singing) "pretty soon now you're gonna get older." dead at age 69... after an 18 month battle with cancer. bowie's publicist confirming the icon died peacefully... "surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. while many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family's privacy during their time of grief." his son tweeting... "very sorry and sad to say it's true. i'll be offline for a while. love to all." (nats: bowie singing) "is there life on mars?" an illustrious career spanning 4o years... bowie, was born in south london as 'david jones' (nats: bowie singing) "ground control to major tom." bursting onto the scene in 1969 with the smash hit "space oddity"... (nats: bowie singing) "check ignition and may god's love be with you." and later as his ethereal space alien alter ego -- ziggy stardust.
played guitar, jamming good with weird and gilly, and mars." bowie's flamboyant theatrics and fashion forward style ... becoming a signature hallmark defying pop fixture. (nats: bowie) "ch- ch-changes. look out now you rock in 1996, bowie was inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame... and awarded a grammy lifetime achievement award ten years later. (nats: bowie singing) "fame." his wife, supermodel iman, a steady fixture by his side. bowie, a master of reinvention... continued working, dipping in and out of the public eye... releasing his latest album "blackstar" days ago on his 69th birthday, much to critic acclaim. the album topping charts in the uk and us. (nats: bowie singing) "something happened on the day he died." highlighting bowie's unparalleled ability to continue to push the envelope even after four decades
david bowie also being remembered here in las vegas tonight. for those details - we go now to more access anchors - rachel smith and sean mcallister. from london to las vegas - there are many tributes to davie bowie tonight as the music icon is remembering by countless stars and vegas headliners. a memorobillia case at the hard rock hotel and casino is serving as a local memorial to bowie. and the messages of love and condolences continue to pour in. from vegas band imagine dragons to caesars headliners matt goss and mariah carey.... it seems everyone involved in entertainment is tweeting about bowie's impact and incredible talent. bree says: "he is a true revolutionary as far as music is concerned... david bowie was one of the most iconic not only in music but he had a fantastic acting career, a fashion icon"
bowie was even being considered for a vegas residency - proving that his music and star power were as relevant in his 60's and they were we he first began in his 20's. tonight on more access - we'll have much more on bowie's passing and it's impact on vegas. rachel plus the gift he just gave fans... a few short days before his death. that's coming up tonight at 6:30. fans of david bowie are leaving notes of condolence on the fox five "more" facebook page. the fremont street experience will also honor the star tonight - with a "viva vision" video tribute - on the hour - between six p-m and midnight. there's much more coming up in the second half of fox5 news at 5. the shock continues to be felt - among the runnin's rebels. how the basketball team is reacting to the resignation - of
local news at 5:30. let's get you up to date with the latest local headlines. henderson police make an arrest in the first homicide of the year. it's what appears to be a domestic dispute and it occured in a quiet neighboorhood near patrick lane and stephanie. fox5's les krifaton is at the scene with details of who police have arrested. henderson police have arrested the victims 22 year old son.....daron clanton. around 11:35 this morning. artived at the scene and found a man dead inside the home along his wife & son police really hadn't said much about what went down here earlier in the day other than they responded to a domestic disturbamce call. apparently there was a family dispute that went bad. after finding the body police took the two people inside to their