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group of voters may be forced to stay home... and why that could really hurt bernie sanders. good morning i'm dave hall. and i'm maria silva. welcome to fox5 news this morning. first - cassandra jones joins us with a quick look at the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. we are on track to tie the record high today with 74 degrees expected that would match a high temperature record set in 2014. mid-70s continue through the workweek with a slight drop in highs on sunday. for the weekend we expect 74 saturday, then 71 on sunday. highs stay around 73 degrees with a few more clouds as we start the next workweek on monday and tuesday. average high for the 7-day
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good morning. here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construciton areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk north las vegas police are one step closer to finding the man accused in a deadly hit and run crash that killed a 2-year-old girl. evelyn green died sunday night in a neighborhood near pecos and lake mead. yesterday police found a van matching the description of the one from the crash. evelyn's family says the driver stopped, but later took off. police are still looking for him. if you have any information on this crash or
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stoppers right away at 702-385-55- 55. a former local music school teacher is facing charges... accused of lewdness with two students. william crawford was arrested monday. he used to teach at somerset academy's centennial parkway campus in north las vegas. investigators say allegations against crawford first started in october 2012... but weren't reported to police until june of 2014. crawford is accused of having inappropriate physical contact with two 12-year- old students. somerset academy released a statement about the arrest that reads in part, quote: "during his very brief employment with somerset academy of las vegas and at the time his employment ended, the school was unaware of any claims against mr. crawford or any police investigation. at this time our thoughts are with those who have been impacted by these unfortunate circumstances." a suspected bank robber leads police on a wild chase... eventually crashing on the freeway. police say this
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bank near russell get-a-way car crashed on the 215 between durango and buffalo... causing a major traffic backup. the driver was eventually arrested and treated for injuries at u-m-c. police haven't said if a weapon was used in the bank robbery, or if the with anything. two tourists strip for getting intimate on the high roller. moore is live near the linq with the details abuzz with this one this morning everyone talking about this guy from houston and this woman from new york who were caught in the act. "of course everyone wants to come to vegas and have a good time in vegas.. but there are certain things that are unacceptable." metro police tellllus the it happened in broad
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21 year old chloe scardianos and 27 year old philip panzica were seen video inside one of smoking then engaging in sexual acts. high roller told the couple to stop over the intercom.. but they continued on. when the ride ended -- people in other cabins reported the innappropriate behavior even showing officers cell phone video of ordeal. the two were arrested and could up to a year behind bars if found guilty on these felony charges. they'll both have to return to vegas in march for a court date now i spoke with a former high roller employee who says this sort of stuff happens all the time they're trying to be better about catching it ... especially with valentines day coming up. something important to mention.. crews are conducting a scheudled fire drill here this morning and a safety inspection so if you happen to see activity down here --- know it has nothing to
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despite this latest controversy. we want to remind you that there are also a lot of wonderful things that happen 550 feet above the las vegas strip. just last week... olympic archer brady ellison proposed to his his girlfriend fellow archer toja cerne. the couple tells "us weekly" they plan to wait until after the summer olympics to tie the knot. maybe they'll get married on the high roller. with the breathtaking views of the strip... the high roller has become a popular destination for weddings. you can even have elvis officiate your wedding!
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and primary of the election season are officially in the books. next on the list... south carolina and nevada. no big surprises last night in new hampshire... donald trump and bernie sanders walked away with big wins... mary moloney has reaction and what's next.
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performance in the last republican debate. (sen. marco rubio/(r) presidential candidate): "i did not ... i did not do well on saturday night so listen to this. that will never happen again." bernie sanders -- became the first jewish candidate to win a primary. many voters enchanted with his tough on wall street talk (bernie sanders/ (d) democratic presidential candidate): "the government of our great country belongs to all of the people, and not just a handful of wealthy campaign contributors and their superpacs." the clinton campaign conceded this primary -- but is looking ahead to march. (hillary clinton/ (d) democratic candidate): "i don't know what we would have done if we had actually won." (hillary clinton/ (d) democratic candidate): "now we take this campaign to the entire country." i'm mary moloney reporting>> the race hits south carolina next... and then everyone will be coming to nevada... the democratic saturday the 20th... problem for a block of voters. fox5's elizabeth watts spoke to a
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democrats is excluding them. sabbath observant you can't drive even if you could walk not in the spirit rabbi shia harlig says he's surprised and disappointed the state democratic party is hosting its saturday morning... special accomodations for jews observe the saturday until an hour after sundown.. rabbi shia harlig (like chia with s) / chabad (habad) southern nevada i had a couple congregants who said they were caucus and told them they cant its because the sabbath and didn't get much of a response rabbi says the sanders.. who is jewish democrat... has reached out to him and said they're trying to see what they can do... back in 2012 the g- o-p held a special evening caucus to oberservers as it had been scheduled hundreds showed up including rachel says she feels bad who can't take rachel republican
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jews it's anyone else that observes the seventh day adventist. and everybody needs to have their chance to be included. the nevada state democratic party gave us a statement saying saturday at eleven a-m is the best time to increase access as much as possible for democrats across nevada to participate in our first in the west caucuses. keeping this date is critical to preserving our early-state status in the presidential nominating calendar. the rabbi says he doesn't think they're intentionally trying to leave anyone out- but doesn't understand why they didn't just change the day altogether after what happened last time around. today is new hampshire is also on a tuesday i dont know why they can't do it on a tuesday on a weekday like the general elections. elizabeth watts fox5 local las vegas>> we reached out to the state democratic party for comment... "unfortunately it is not logistically feasible for us to hold a separate caucus. we have worked to make the caucus process as inclusive as possible by adding strip locations for shift workers,
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military members and registered nevada voters living overseas." the democratic caucus is set for saturday february 20th. the republican caucus follows on tuesday february 23rd. ahead of the democratic caucus.... both presidential candidates will visit the valley hillary clinton and bernie sanders will take part in a town hall. just two days ahead of the caucus. the focus will likely be on specific issues affecting nevada and the latino community. a location for the event has not yet been announced. of course we'll keep you posted. when looking for restaurant reviews many foodies turn to yelp! now... yelpers top 100 places to and the vegas made the list... not instead hidden gems. as a toy for caused just total destruction." unwrapped one of these for see how a toy
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temperatures are upon us and it should be another beautiful weekend up at red rock canyon. the conservation area is waiving fees this weekend in observance of presidents day. you can check out the visitors center, take a scenic drive or get out and hike one of the many trails out there. the national park service turns 100 years old this year. if you can't make it
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this weekend, free admission will be offered again during national park week, april 16th through 24th. ((anchor chat)) good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. we are on track to tie the record high today with 74 degrees expected that would match a high temperature record set in 2014. mid-70s continue through the workweek with a slight drop in
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for the weekend we expect 74 saturday, then 71 on sunday. highs stay around 73 degrees with a few more clouds as we start the next workweek on monday and tuesday. average high for the 7-day forecast is 62 degrees.
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here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construciton areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk new this morning,
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to escape a fire that destroyed part of their mobile home. clark county fire crews arrived around 3-30 this morning to the home on linn lane-- thats near lake mead and christy. firefighters say the fire began in a shed behind the mobile home. those living there were able to get out-- but a dog did die in the fire. no word yet on the cause. a tennessee family is warning other families to beware of hoverboards, after theirs caught fire and destroyed their home. we are seeing these hoverboard fires all over the country... this time it almost killed two teenagers... sabrina hall has the story from nashville.
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their nashville home...taken by fire..,. a fire that almost stole two lives. brian fox: i got there as i was kicking in the doors and i thought i'm gonna lose two of my four children today. the nashville fire department says it knows the source of this devastation. brian haas - nashville: it's called a fit turbo f1 hover board. brian fox: what was intended as a toy for christmas gift has caused just total destruction. this is a piece of the hoverboard pulled from the rubble. the blaze..started on the first floor.. of this belle meade home... trapping meagan and brian fox's two teenagers upstairs. the teens - smashed through windows, the daughter jumped from the second story into her father's arms. brian fox i was yelling for haley and i was begging her please jump please jump baby please jump 1128 53 and she jumped out the window without hesitation and i can't tell you how brave that was 1128 58 with cuts and some broken bones.. the family is walking away with each other.. also a desire to keep this.. from happening to anyone else.
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that a toy cause this kind of destruction to our lives it's just wrong the fire department believes the hoverboard's lithium batteries to be the culprit. for this family... megan fox: we just tried to buy her child a christmas gift. question they'd take this christmas presdent back - if they could. in belle meade, sabrina hall fox 17 news. >> a newspaper vendor is safe this morning after he was trapped in his outdoor vending stand without food or water for 4 days. when l-a-p-d officers pulled the elderly man from the wooden structure he was weak, dehydrated and having a hard time breathing. its amazing the 84-year-old survived considering los angeles saw unseasonably warm weather over the weekend. police still don't know how the man locked himself inside the stand. now to a crook... who gave this look... a guy stole money from a photo booth... you know the place that takes your pictures?? this is in illinois... the camera was rolling... so police have a real lovely headshot of him... he got away with 75 bucks...
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asking the public to help identify him from his "headshots." yelpers have spoken! releases it's top 100 places to eat in the u-s for 20-16 list. these are the highest recommended places in the yelp community. so highly, they're in the 'must try within this lifetime' category. porto's bakery and cafe in california. cheese board pizza, in berkeley california. and paseo, in seattle. but what about here at home? the oyster bar here in las vegas made the cut... so did the baguette cafe...mr mamas...and el dorado cantina. you can check out the entire list at official-blog-dot- yelp-com are you still looking for the perfect valentine's day gift for that special someone? country superstar garth brooks and his wife trisha
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might have the perfect present. "we're inviting you and your valentine to come to vegas not only to see a show, but to see me and my valentine. that's right. we'll hang out backstage, be couples and be cool. check for details and we will see you in vegas, vegas." garth will perform four shows at the new t-mobile arena from july 2 through the 5th. if you're interested - you can find a link to the "7 days of garth and trisha contest" on the "more show" section of our website fox5 vegas dot com. valentine's day is america's most romantic holiday... it's the day card... flower and candy companies guilt men... i mean encourage men into spending money on their ladies. according to "nerd wallet's" survey of 2000 people... americans plan to spend an average of 180 dollars on their loves.... 64 percent of americans believe men should foot the entire bill on valentine's day and 46 percent say if their date's card was declined
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they wouldn't try to get a second date. the sports illustrated swimsuit issue is about to hit newsstands and one model is making history! more on the model proving that age is nothing but a number. plus... we'll dive into the absurd swag bags they give out at the oscar's... i didn't even know half this stuff existed... see what they're getting next.
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praised as one of america's best mayors who governed as a pragmatist. a practical and successful legislator, bernie sanders passed more roll-call amendments in a republican congress than any other member, primary care access for millions of americans, protected social security, cracked the gridlock with john mccain to strengthen veterans' healthcare. bernie sanders -- a consistent, principled, and effective leader. building a future to believe in.
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i've smoked a lot and quit a lot, but ended up nowhere. now i use this. the nicoderm cq patch, with unique extended release technology, helps prevent the urge to smoke all day. i want this time to be my last time. that's why i choose nicoderm cq. morning... a 56 year old model is making history.
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person to ever be sports illustrated swimsuit issue. it's part of the new 'body positive swimsuits for all' ad. in it, nicola griffin is joined by plus one of which helped break boundaries last when she was featured in the swimsuit issue. it's all part of the hashtag swim sexy campaign... which promotes body positivity of and sizes. we're learning exactly what's in those goody bags, being handed out at this year's oscars this year attendees are taking home thousand dollars worth of swag. so lets see here... get a 10-day, first-class trip to israel worth $55- thousand dollars. a full year of unlimited audi car rentals... a 45-thousand dollar value. a "vampire breast lift"--
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a haze dual v3 vaporizer worth 300-bucks. and of course who could get by without 300- dollars of personalized m& ms'. and to top it all off, the best toilet paper money can buy. the full house gang is back. netfilx just released the trailer for the "full house" reboot "fuller house." " hola tanerinos. theres my baby boy. live it up because the next thing you know they turn into that. hi mom" the tanner family is getting back together to help d-j raise her three boys after her husbands death. almost everyone from the original cast is taking part in the rebot, theres still no word yet if the olsen twins will make appearances. "fuller house" hits netflix february 26th. the standoff at an oregon wildlife refuge is far from
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now one nevada lawmaker is headed to oregon to show her support for the remaining occupiers. the zika virus is spreading... and now spreading into politics.. see how it's
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in broad daylight. more on the man shot in front of his east las vegas home and the search for the two suspects they're putting the finishing touches on the new t-mobile arena... now they need people... if you need a job... we'll tell you how to land one. plus... the dowtown revitalization efforts continues. next why city leaders are now calling the area an 'innovation district' welcome back, i'm maria silva and i'm dave hall.
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minute, but first - cassandra jones has a quick look at the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. we are on track to tie the record high today with 74 degrees expected that would match a high temperature record set in 2014. mid-70s continue through the workweek with a slight drop in highs on sunday. for the weekend we expect 74 saturday, then 71 on sunday. highs stay around 73 degrees with a few more clouds as we start the next workweek on monday and tuesday. average high for the 7-day forecast is 62 degrees.
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here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch routes you can use here are the to look out for and listed on our maps desk police are looking for two suspects accused of shooting and killing a man right in front of his home. police say the victim got into an man and a woman. afternoon near mojave and vegas valley. moments later, the victim was hospital where he one neighbor who face shown, says time police have been to the home. police are still looking the suspects and a
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if you know anything about this shooting, call crime stoppers at 702-385-55-55. nevada assemblywoman michelle fiore will be in oregon tomorrow meeting with the armed occupants at an oregon wildlife refuge. fiore plans to visit the four remaining occupiers at the refuge. the group continues to post videos to their youtube channel saying they have no plans to leave. fiore will be in portland tomorrow to meet with other state lawmakers who are upset over the b-l-m's actions. fiore also wants to see the body camera footage of the standoff where rancher lavoy finicum was shot. "my question is, what were all of these law officers doing shooting at a vehicle with three folks in it, for 12 minutes? and i would like to see the vehicle, i would like to see lavoy finicum's truck. " authorities say the remaining protestors will face charges once they come out.
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giving its virtual line system another shot... after blaming it for long wait times last summer. "q-less" is a system that allows customers to check into a virtual dmv line. the state board of examiners voted tuesday to put around 800 thousand dollars toward the program. there were complaints last year, after customers would check-in while at home but then wouldn't show up. the dmv says the new version is a major improvement. there are a lot of jobs available out there.. but they aren't easy to get. the number of job openings are near a record high.. according to the labor department, in december, there were 5 point 6 million unfilled jobs. while that may sound great-- you have to be qualified. many require vocational training -- such as truck drivers, electricians or plumbers. experts say some employers are simply asking for too much... such as demanding a college degree for entry-level positions. president obama will travel to illinois today... in
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today, will also mark the same day and place he announced his presidency 9 years ago. the president is expected to urge the nation to move beyond the partisan divide that has marked his time in the oval office. obama served there as a state senator from 19-97 to 2004. the votes are in... no major surprises in new hampshire. as predicted-- for and donald trump... as they win the first in the nation primary... but it is who came in second--- that could narrow the field of republican candidates. john kasich grabbing that spot-- followed by ted cruz. on the democrats side... bernie sanders hoping his strong showing-- will give his campaign momentum.
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here in new hampshire in terms of an enthusiastic and aroused electorate - people who came out in large numbers...that is what will happen all over this country." " : "we are going to do something so good and so fast and so strong and the world is gonna respect us again." most of the republican candidates will be campaigning in south carolina today. senator sanders will be in new york for a meeting with reverend al sharpton. in more local news... the revitalization plan for downtown las vegas takes another step forward. last week the las vegas city council unanimously passed a resolution declaring downtown las vegas an 'innovation district.' this means policies and procedures can now be crafted by city officials that would allow companies to test innovative technology in the heart of the city. las vegas is shifting toward a tech-based economy base, with comapnies like tesla and
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moving in... retains its status as the host of the electronics show. right now, the focus is on the soon you could see autonomous around the downtown area, google and apple world of automotives. we're getting a better idea of what the new t- mobile arena will offer when it opens this spring. "it's about that time where we start talking about on inside the building, obviously people want to know about traffic and parking. what's in it for them? " plans for the t- mobile arena was discussed at the chamber of commerce network yesterday. one of the biggest questions people had was about parking. m-g-m resorts says its goal is to get people in and out of the new parking garage quickly. the t-mobile arena needs to staff up before it opens. there is a host of available, officer, ticket
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accountant, jobs in i-t, video production and so much more. visit m-g-m's website for more how to apply. local law enforcement is "have a heart---stop for a pedestrian." "heart" taking a stroll in 2 valley intersections today... it's all in an awareness on pedestrian safety. will be out at sun valley and boulder highway.. and this afternoon at cameron and flamingo. mom's breastfeeding in public have made headlines... now lactation stations making it easier for moms to feed their babies "i'm making a puzzle piece that says you complete me." spreading the love... who a group of third graders are honoring this valentines day.. in a story that will melt your
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in the battle of the burgers, one made a "declaration of delicious"... ...jack. he set forth, armed with artillery no one saw coming. so that everyone could taste history-making burgers. and america ate it up. true story. we're making every burger better, like the new double jack.
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take a look at this. this is a view of a lightning storm striking from space. british astronaut tim peake sent this video from the international space station yesterday. he captured the storms as they crossed through europe and africa. peake is on a six- month mission for
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space agency. a heat wave hits southern california.. and people who live there seem to be enjoying it downtown los angeles topped out at 89 degrees on tuesday. beating the record for the last high on a february 9-th....by 4 degrees. some areas even peaked into the 90's. long beach, santa barbara, camarillo also highs. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. we are on track to tie the record high today with 74 degrees expected that would match a high temperature record set in 2014. mid-70s continue through the workweek with a slight drop in highs on sunday. for the weekend we expect 74 saturday, then 71 on sunday. highs stay around 73 degrees with a few more clouds as
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monday and tuesday. average high for the 7-day forecast is 62 degrees.
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here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construciton areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk more proof that road rage is dumb... and never ends well. this road-rage incident is caught two cars blow each other, appearing to when the driver of the s-u-v tries to run the car off the road. but karma quickly sets in and its the s-u-v that goes
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fortunately, it appears as if the only injury was to the bmw driver's pride. toyota is recalling about twenty eight thousand scion f-r-s sports cars. they say some drivers can take the keys out of the ignition without the car being in park, which could increase the risk of cars rolling away unexpectedly. the recall covers cars with automatic transmissions from the 2013 through 2016 model years. drivers are told to contact their local dealerships. in today's health news... the fight against the zika virus, is getting political. this, as the number of reported cases, continues to grow. two new cases were recently reported in pennsylvania. and one in delaware. both are travel related. but while democrats want to approve president obama's nearly two- billion-dollars in emergency funding... republicans say there doesn't need to be any new funding to fight the mosquito borne illness.. blunt says: there's still money left that was
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immediate shortage of money for the administration to do what it thinks needs to be done." reid says: "this should not be a political issue." republicans have scheduled a hearing today to discuss options. while democrats argue something should be done immediately. for now, states are working with the centers for disease control. and taking their own action to prevent a major outbreak in the u- s. scientists have discovered a new bacteria that can cause lyme disease. a new study says people bitten by the black legged deer tick, can also be infected by a bacteria. more studies are being done on the new findings. but we do know that the new bacteria is mainly found in the upper midwest. atlanta's hartsfield- jackson international airport is making it easier for new moms to breast feed their babies... "we worked very diligently with our partners at the airport to find the best location for these lactation
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feedback so far." the airport has installed new nursing pods-- complete with seating, change stations, and phone charging stations. the airport says so far, reaction to the pods has been positive. a group of third graders in arizona are helping spread some valentine's day cheer. they're working perfect valentine's cards for kids with cancer. the notes are all hand made and are being sold around for a five dollar donation supporters get to message inside. m. rutherford says: "i really think that it's going to be just on a holiday that they don't get to traditional valentine's day exchanges during school." the cards will be given to the kids on februrary 14th, the money raised goes toward phoenix children's children's cancer network. frozen fans,
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not only is there a sequel coming out-- but the beloved disney movie is also hitting broadway! disney has confirmed a stage adaptation is in the works. it's expected to open sometime in spring of 20-18. no word yet on when frozen 2 will hit theaters....but there are rumors that too will be in 20-18. 'frozen' grossed 1-point-3 billion dollars world wide, when it debuted in 2013. it was a sea of orange and blue in denver... according to the mayor... up to a million people lined the streets of denver to celebrate the broncos super bowl win.... " all 53 guys on the roster played a huge role in this season and that helped us win a super bowl championship." the celebration started with a free concert it was followed by the parade featuring players, broncos officials and family
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on sunday-- the broncos defeated the carolina panthers 24 to 10 in super bowl 50. "we had great energy. we were so sure of our gameplan, we were so sure of ourselves, we came into the game with confidence and energy and came out with a win." " now the countdown to super bowl 51 starts.... it will be held february fifth in houston... right here on fox. here's something you don't see very often... a kid scores a basket... and the other team cheers. we'll show you the young man and the shot that brought the house down. plus... saying goodbye to spot the goldfish... what the hall is
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let's start with the circle of life... spot the goldfish had a great life... he was loved... he was well taken care of... now spot is swimming up to goldfish heaven. "i hope he has a
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journey... amen. goodbye spot." fare thee well spot... fare thee well... this adorable little boy... liam... said the sweetest goodbye to his goldfish... i love how someone was humming taps in the background... liam and his family will now be heading back to the pet store for a new goldfish. the coolest moment in sports last weekend didn't happen at the super bowl... it happened at a high school basketball game... a young man with down's syndrome got into the game... and delivered this incredible moment. (kid makes shot... crowd goes nuts) that's robert lewis bringing the house down... robert is the team manager for a high school in tennessee... it was senior night... so his coach got him in the game... it gets better... his brother was playing for the other team and they shared a big hug after the
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right there. finally... did you know the tongue muscle in the keep that in mind... while watching this. (mouse trap hits that was a mouse trap... smashing a guy's tongue... and yes this was done on purpose... there's a web series called the slow mo guys... they do weird stuff like this... film it in slow motion... and then gross us... by the way he was tongue is the in the body. ((anchor chat)) thousands took to bourbon street as people in new
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as people in new celebrated mardi gras. scene in the french quarter last night. for more than fifty years ... the annual bourbon street awards have also been held. the big winner of the contest takes home a five- thousand dollar grand prize. "music " the big easy meets vegas as fat tuesday celebrations took over the orleans hotel and casino yesterday. fat tuesday is the eating rich, fatty foods, before lent many christians around the world begin observances of lent today. wednesday, which launches the 40- day lent period, that lasts until sunday. during that time, many believers will give up something, such as their favorite food it's done in remembrance of jesus' fasting in
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will the real speak up.. "who's that? dad. one is dad... one is uncle... sure which one though. the world a president has to grapple with. sometimes you can't even imagine. that's the job. and she's the one who's proven she can get it done. ...securing a massive reduction in nuclear weapons... ...standing up against the abuse of women... ...protecting social security... ...expanding benefits for the national guard... ...and winning health care for 8 million children...
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and she's the one who'll make a real difference for you. i'm hillary clinton and i approved this message. 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? campaign contributions and speaking fees. our economy works for wall street because it's rigged by wall street. and that's the problem.
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we can't build an economy that works for people. sanders: i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. "do you want dada?
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who's that? dada. the adorable moment a confused baby his dad is making the rounds online. these twins are tike doesn't know real pops. he goes back and two. smartie. if you notice at the end he starts to look at their sweaters...possibl y now using them as the identifying factor. a lot of mommies like to dance... babies like to dance... so why not combine them. these moms and their babies are getting their groove on... in a fully dance routine. studio is offering these classes... giving moms and
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chance to move around and have some fun. they look like they're having a great time. let's take a look at what's ahead on fox five news this morning. the manhunt continues for a suspect in the hit and run crash that killed a little girl... we'll tell you the key piece of evidence police found. caught in the the air. arrested for a little hanky panky on the high roller. the race to the white house rolls thru nevada next week... see why one group of voters may be forced to stay home... and why that could really hurt bernie sanders. good morning i'm dave hall. and i'm maria silva. welcome to fox5 news this morning. first - cassandra jones joins us with a quick look at the fox 5
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good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. we are on track to tie the record high today with 74 degrees expected that would match a high temperature record set in 2014. mid-70s continue through the workweek with a slight drop in highs on sunday. for the weekend we expect 74 saturday, then 71 on sunday. highs stay around 73 degrees with a few more clouds as we start the next workweek on monday and tuesday. average high for the 7-day forecast is 62 degrees. good morning. here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construciton areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk
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police are one step closer to finding the man accused in a deadly hit and run crash that killed a 2-year-old girl. evelyn green died sunday night in a neighborhood near pecos and lake mead. yesterday police found a van matching the description of the one from the crash. evelyn's family says the driver stopped, but later took off. police are still looking for him. if you have any information on this crash or know who the driver is... call crime stoppers right away at 702- 385-55-55. a former local music school teacher is facing charges... accused of lewdness with two students. william crawford was arrested monday. he used to teach at somerset academy's centennial parkway campus in north las vegas.
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allegations against crawford first started in october 2012... but weren't reported to police until june of 2014. crawford is accused of having inappropriate physical contact with two 12-year- old students. somerset academy released a statement about the arrest that reads in part, quote: "during his very brief employment with somerset academy of las vegas and at the time his employment ended, the school was unaware of any claims against mr. crawford or any police investigation. at this time our thoughts are with those who have been impacted by these unfortunate circumstances." a couple of tourists arrested on the strip for getting intimate on the high roller. fox5's shannon moore is live near the linq with the details the internet is abuzz with this one this morning everyone talking about this guy from houston and this woman from new york who were caught in the act. "of course everyone wants to come to vegas and have a good time in vegas.. but there are
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are unacceptable." metro police tells us the it happened in broad daylight, saturday afternoon. 21 year old chloe scardianos and 27 year old philip panzica were seen on surviellence video inside one of the cabins.. smoking cigarettes, undressing and then engaging in sexual acts. security at the high roller told the couple to stop over the intercom.. but they continued on. when the ride ended -- people in other cabins reported the innappropriate behavior even showing officers cell phone video of ordeal. the two were arrested and could up to a year behind bars if found guilty on these felony charges. they'll both have to return to vegas in march for a court date now i spoke with a former high roller employee who says this sort of stuff happens all the time they're trying to be better about catching it ... especially with valentines day coming up. something important to mention.. crews are conducting a
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morning and a safety inspection to see activity down here --- know do with that incident despite this latest controversy. we want to remind you that there are also a lot of wonderful things that happen 550 feet above the las vegas strip. just last week... olympic archer brady ellison proposed to his his girlfriend fellow archer toja cerne. the couple tells "us weekly" they plan to wait until after the summer olympics to tie the
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maybe they'll get married on the high roller. with the breathtaking strip... the high roller has become a popular destination for weddings. you can even have elvis officiate your wedding! the first caucus and primary of the election season are officially in the books. next on the list... south carolina and nevada. no big surprises last night in new hampshire... donald trump and bernie sanders walked away with big wins... mary moloney has reaction and what's next.
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bush forced to (jeb bush/ (r) presidential candidate): "this campaign is not dead. we're going on to south carolina!." (chris christie/(r) presidential candidate): "we've decided that we're going to go home to new jersey tomorrow and we're going to take a deep breath, see what are marco rubio -- blaming the results at the polls on his debate. (sen. marco rubio/(r) presidential candidate): "i did not ... i did not do well on saturday night so listen to this. that will never happen again." bernie sanders -- became the first jewish candidate to win a primary. many voters enchanted with his tough on wall street talk (bernie sanders/ (d) presidential candidate): "the great country the people, and not wealthy campaign contributors and the clinton this primary -- but is march. democratic candidate): "i don't would have done if won." (hillary clinton/ (d) candidate): "now we to the entire
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the race hits south carolina next... and then everyone will be coming to nevada... the democratic caucus is set for saturday the 20th... which is a big problem for a block of voters. fox5's elizabeth watts spoke to a religious group that says the democrats saturday caucus is excluding them.
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because the sabbath and didn't get much rabbi says the campaign of bernie sanders.. who is jewish democrat... him and said they're trying to see what back in 2012 the g- o-p held a special evening caucus to accomodate the oberservers as it had been scheduled on a saturday.... hundreds showed up including rachel ramstetter.... who says she feels bad for the democrats who can't take part... rachel ramstetter/jewish republican it's just not nice and it's not just the jews it's anyone else that observes the seventh day adventist. and everybody needs to have their chance to be included. the nevada state democratic party saying saturday at eleven a-m is the best time to much as possible for democrats across nevada to participate in our first in the west caucuses. keeping this date is critical to preserving our early-state status in the presidential nominating calendar. the rabbi says he doesn't think they're intentionally trying to leave anyone out- but doesn't understand why they didn't just change the day what happened last today is new hampshire is also on know why they can't do it on a tuesday on a weekday like the general elections.
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we reached out to the state democratic party added this.. "unfortunately it is not logistically feasible for us to hold a separate caucus. we have worked to make the caucus process as inclusive as possible by adding strip locations for shift workers, and hosting a tele-caucus for military members and registered nevada voters living overseas." the democratic caucus is set for saturday february 20th. the republican caucus follows on tuesday february 23rd. ahead of the democratic caucus.... both presidential candidates will visit the valley hillary clinton and bernie sanders will take part in a town hall. just two days ahead of the caucus. the focus will likely be on specific issues affecting nevada and the latino community. a location for the event has not yet been announced. of course we'll keep you posted. we are following some breaking news in summerlin. there is heavy police activity outside a home near desert inn and hualapai.
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when looking for restaurant reviews many foodies turn to yelp! now... yelpers have chosen their top 100 places to
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restaurants that made the list... not instead they're hidden gems. "what was intended as a toy for christmas gift has caused just total destruction." chances are you unwrapped one of these for christmas too... see how a toy destroyed their
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good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. we are on track to tie the record high today with 74 degrees expected that would match a high temperature record set in 2014. mid-70s continue through the workweek with a slight drop in highs on sunday. for the weekend we expect 74 saturday, then 71 on sunday. highs stay around 73 degrees with a few more clouds as we start the next workweek on monday and tuesday. average high for the 7-day forecast is 62 degrees. good morning.
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your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construciton areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk a tennessee family is warning a tennessee family is warning other families to beware of hoverboards, after theirs caught fire and destroyed their home. we are seeing these hoverboard fires all over the country... this time it almost killed two teenagers... sabrina hall has the story from nashville.
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their nashville home...taken by fire..,. a fire that almost stole two lives. brian fox: i got there as i was kicking in the doors and i thought i'm gonna lose two of my four children today. the nashville fire department says it knows the source of this devastation. brian haas - nashville: it's called a fit turbo f1 hover board. brian fox: what was intended as a toy for christmas gift has caused just total destruction. this is a piece of the hoverboard pulled from the rubble. the blaze..started on the first floor.. of this belle meade home... trapping meagan and brian fox's two teenagers upstairs. the teens - smashed through windows, jumped from the second story into brian fox i was yelling for haley and i was begging her please jump please jump 1128 53 and she jumped out the hesitation and i can't tell you how brave that was 1128 58 with cuts and some family is walking other.. keep this.. from else. megan fox: the fact that a toy cause destruction to our lives it's just wrong the fire department
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hoverboard's lithium batteries to be the culprit. for this family... megan fox: we just tried to buy her child a christmas gift. no question they'd take this christmas presdent back - if they could. in belle meade, sabrina hall fox 17 news. >> yelpers have spoken! the review site released its list of the top 100 places to eat in the u-s these are the highest recommended places in the yelp community. so highly recommended, they're in the 'must try within this lifetime' category. among them-- porto's bakery and cafe in burbank, california. cheese board pizza, in berkeley california. and paseo, in seattle. but what about here at home? the oyster bar inside palace station here in las vegas made the cut... so did the baguette cafe...mr mamas...and el dorado cantina. are you still looking for the perfect
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special someone? country superstar garth brooks and his lovely wife trisha might have the "we're inviting you and your valentine to come to vegas show, but to see me and my valentine. that's right. we'll hang out backstage, be couples and be cool. check for details and we will see you in vegas, vegas." perform four shows at the new t-mobile arena from july 2 through the 5th. if you're interested - you can find a link to the "7 days of garth and trisha "more show" website fox5 vegas dot com. valentine's day is america's most romantic holiday... it's the day card... flower and candy companies guilt... i mean encourage men into spending money on their ladies. according to "nerd wallet's" survey of 2000 people... americans plan to spend an average
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their loves.... 64 percent of americans believe men should foot the entire bill on valentine's day and 46 percent say if their date's card was declined on a first date, they wouldn't try to get a second date. beyonce's halftime show hit a nerve with some of you. her performance paid tribute to victims of police violence and the black panthers. some viewers say she was wrong for mixing racial issues with football. the morning rant
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there is a picture circulating through social media that is not sitting well with some.. this picture was taken at findlay middle school.. the tables are in an up position while the students eat their meals on the floor.. one student told us it was punishment.. the school district says it was no such thing.. just kids being kids.. a lot of you are askign where were the adults after a two year old was killed by a hit and run driver but at least one woman is telling
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conclusions now to beyonce's superbowl performance.. this guy's angry that she brought up racial politics in the halftime show. and the next caller send us your rants fox5vegas.com or
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arena... now they need people... if you need a job... we'll tell you how to land one. plus... the downtown revitalization efforts continues. next why city leaders are now calling the area an 'innovation district' welcome back, i'm maria silva and i'm dave hall. we'll get those headlines in a minute, but first - cassandra jones has a quick look at the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. good morning i'm the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. we are on track to tie the record high today with 74 degrees expected that would match a high temperature record set in 2014. mid-70s continue through the workweek with a slight drop in highs on sunday. for the weekend we expect 74 saturday, then 71 on sunday. highs stay around 73 degrees with a few more clouds as we start the next
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monday and tuesday. average high for the 7-day forecast is 62 degrees. good morning. here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construciton areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk
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some breaking news in summerlin. there is heavy police activity near desert inn and hualapai. fox5's nick lagrange is live near the scene,
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police are looking for two suspects accused of shooting and killing a man right in front of his home. police say the victim got into an argument with a man and a woman. yesterday afternoon near mojave and vegas valley. moments later, shots were fired. the victim was rushed to sunrise hospital where he later died. one neighbor who didn't want her face shown, says this isn't the first time police have been to the home. police are still looking the suspects and a motive. if you know anything about
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702-385-55-55. new this morning, a family was able to escape a fire part of their mobile home. clark county fire crews arrived around 3-30 this morning to the home on linn lane-- thats near lake mead and christy. firefighters say the fire began in a mobile home. those living there were able to get out-- but a dog did die in the fire. the cause. nevada assemblywoman michelle fiore will be in oregon tomorrow meeting with the armed occupants at an oregon wildlife refuge. fiore plans to visit the four remaining occupiers at the refuge. the group continues to post videos to their youtube channel saying they have no plans to leave. fiore also wants to see the body camera footage of the standoff where rancher lavoy finicum was shot and killed. "my question is, these law officers doing shooting at a vehicle with three folks in it, for 12 minutes? and i
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like to see lavoy finicum's truck. " authorities say the remaining protestors will face charges once they come out. the nevada d-m-v is giving its virtual line system another shot... after blaming it for long wait times last summer. "q-less" is a system that allows customers to check into a virtual dmv line. the state board of examiners voted tuesday to put around 800 thousand dollars toward the program. there were complaints last year, after customers would check-in while at home but then wouldn't show up. the dmv says the new version is a major improvement. there are a lot of jobs available out there.. but they aren't easy to get. the number of job openings are near a record high.. according to the labor department, in december, there were 5 point 6 million unfilled jobs. while that may sound great-- you have to be qualified. many require vocational training -- such as truck drivers,
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plumbers. experts say some employers are simply asking for too much... such as demanding a college degree for entry-level positions. president obama will travel to illinois today... in an effort to "build a better politics" today, will also mark the same day and place he announced his presidency 9 years ago. the president is expected to urge the nation to move beyond the partisan divide that has marked his time in the oval office. obama served there as a state senator from 19-97 to 2004. as expected... donald trump and bernie sanders cruised to big wins last night in new hampshire. the big surprise of the night, ohio governor -- john kasich -- coming in second with 16- percent. fox's caroline shively, has the latest on last night's primary results from manchester, new hampshire.
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the same old, same old establishment politics, and establishment economics." a big win for senator bernie sanders after his narrow loss in iowa.... and a big blow to hillary clinton's campaign. clinton says: "i know i have some work to do particularly with young people." but ... analysts say the race is far from over for clinton. zimmerman says: "i would be very careful about letting this define the election" after a loss in iowa... donald trump got the comeback he was looking for. trump says: "we're going now to south carolina. we're going to win in south carolina." senator marco rubio just couldn't recover after his poor debate performance... rubio says: "so tonight, we did not wind up where we wanted to be but that does not change where we end up at the end of this process." governor john kasich came out with a strong second place finish... kasich says: "and you just wait, let me tell you. there is
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you don't have a seat belt, go get one." but it may be difficult for kasich to build on his momentum. lowry says: "look there are only two guys who've one states so far: ted cruz and donald trump. everyone is else has been in an effort to spin second, third, fourth or fifth place finishes." fox ad-libs in more local news...
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plan for downtown las vegas takes another step forward. last week the las vegas city council unanimously passed a resolution declaring downtown las vegas an 'innovation district.' this means policies and procedures can now be crafted by city officials that would allow companies to test innovative technology in the heart of the city. las vegas is shifting toward a tech-based economy base, with comapnies like tesla and faraday future moving in... ...while the city retains its status as the host of the yearly consumer electronics show. right now, the focus is on the transportation world. soon you could see autonomous vehicles moving around the downtown area, as companies like google and apple expand into the world of automotives. we're getting a better idea of what the new t- mobile arena will offer when it opens this spring. "it's about that time where we start talking about what's really going on inside the building, obviously
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and parking. what's in it for them? " plans for the t- mobile arena were discussed at the henderson commerce breakfast one of the biggest questions people had was about parking. m-g-m resorts says its goal is to get people in and out of the new quickly. the t-mobile arena needs to staff up before it opens. there are plenty of jobs available, including security officer, ticket office reps, jobs in i-t and accounting, video production and so much more. visit m-g-m's website for more information on how to apply. local law enforcement is asking drivers to "have a heart---stop for a pedestrian." keep an eye out for a valentine "heart" taking a stroll in 2 valley intersections today... it's all in an effort to raise awareness on pedestrian safety. this morning they will be out at sun valley and boulder highway.. and this afternoon at
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the sports illustrated swimsuit issue is about to hit newsstands and one model is making history! more on the model proving that age is nothing but a number. plus... we'll dive into the absurd swag bags they give out at the oscar's... i didn't even know half this stuff existed... see what they're getting next.
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in today's health news... the fight against the zika virus, is getting political. this, as the number of reported cases, continues to grow and grow. two new cases were recently reported in pennsylvania. and one in delaware. both are travel related. but while democrats want to approve president obama's nearly two- billion-dollars in emergency funding... republicans say there doesn't need to be any new funding to fight the mosquito borne illness.. blunt says: there's still money left that was appropriated for ebola but it was ebola and other infectious diseases so there's no immediate shortage of money for the administration to do what it thinks needs to be done." reid says: "this should not be a political issue." republicans have scheduled a hearing today to discuss options while democrats argue something should be done immediately. for now, states
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the disease control. own action to prevent an outbreak in the u- s. scientists have discovered a new bacteria that can cause lyme disease. a new study says people bitten by the black legged deer tick, can also be infected by a bacteria. more studies are being done on the new findings. but we do know that the new bacteria is mainly found in the upper midwest. atlanta's hartsfield- jackson international airport is making it easier for new moms to breast feed their babies... diligently with our partners at the best location for these lactation gotten terrific the airport has nursing pods-- complete with seating, change stations, and phone charging the airport says so far, reaction to the pods has been positive. southern
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and people who live there seem to be reveling in it. downtown los out at 89 degrees on tuesday. beating the record for the last high on a february 9-th....by 4 degrees. some areas even peaked into the 90's. long beach, santa barbara, camarillo also beating record highs. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. we are on track to tie the record high today with 74 degrees expected that would match a high temperature record set in 2014. mid-70s continue through the workweek with a slight drop in highs on sunday. for the weekend we expect 74 saturday, then 71 on sunday. highs stay around 73 degrees with a few more clouds as we start the next workweek on monday and
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high for the 7-day forecast is 62 degrees.
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here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construciton areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk trending this morning... a 56 year old model is making history. she's the oldest person to ever be featured in the sports illustrated swimsuit issue. it's part of the new 'body positive swimsuits for all' ad. in it, nicola griffin is joined by plus size models... one of which helped break boundaries last year... when she was featured in the swimsuit issue. it's all part of the hashtag swim sexy campaign... which promotes body positivity of
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and sizes. we're learning exactly what's in those goody bags, being handed out at the years oscars this year. this year attendees are taking home almost 250- thousand dollars worth of swag. so lets see here... attendees will get a 10-day, first-class trip to israel worth $55- thousand dollars. a full year of unlimited audi car rentals... a 45-thousand dollar value. a "vampire breast lift"-- that 1900 bucks. a haze dual v3 vaporizer worth 300-bucks. and of course who could get by without 300- dollars of personalized m& ms'. and to top it all toilet paper money can buy. the full house gang is back. netfilx just trailer for the "full house" reboot "fuller house."
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theres my baby boy. live it up because the next thing you know they turn into that. hi mom" the tanner family is getting back together to help d-j raise her three boys after her husbands death. almost everyone from the original cast is taking part in the reboot. "fuller house" hits netflix february 26th. going for a wild ride. "that was fantastic. it was crazy!" the awesome adventure a dad and his son take a local park. jason feinberg joins us from the newsroom with a look at what's coming up in the next two hours. old timers are becomming viral sensations. we shopwed you the north carolina grandpa who beat his tv to oblivion after the panthers lost... now another senior at a university of kentucky basketball game
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the handrails. yeah no. also... two border collies round up eachother. their adorable hug has gone viral and is now embracing a message of love as well. and cam newton gets the opportunity to calm down and address the media as to why he walked out of the post game news conference. see why he didn't we'll be right
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hitting the skate park for the first time thanks to dad. you can see why this video is going viral. the two go for a few spins on the ramp with the other kids. and after their wild ride, his son attitcus can barely hold back his excitement. "atticus did you have fun at the great. what else?
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one dad is sharing his amazing story of raising a son with autism. "the thing i've the years is to be a parent first. it changed my life completely, it put me in another direction where i was able to love unconditionally. i never thought of broken human being that we need to kiss)" bill davis, says he refused to send his son chris to live in an he documented throughout the he's learned so proud of how far his son has come. he's sharing his helping and inspiring other parents in his situation. more ahead on fox5 news this coming up... selling property through probate can be a daunting task fox5 legal analyst bob massi
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complicated issue on this week's "inside the law." it takes just seconds for a fire to destroy a home but months to recover for the victims. the american red cross joins us with how to help local families
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