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car... that originally left the scene. i'm john huck. i'm christine maddela. you are looking live at the scene right now... near spring mountain and arville... police tell us the vehicle hit the man who was not in a marked crosswalk... and left the scene... they say the driver waited at a nearby parking lot... and returned a short time later. police say the driver was impaired. we are only in the second month... and this is the 14th deadly crash in metro's jurisdiction this year. metro police say all of these crashes don't need to be happening. i'm pleading to everybody. pleading as i've done hundreds of times to our public.pedestrians stay out of the roadway. there are specific places where you should be crossing." "drivers who are driving vehicles. do not i'm telling you, don't get behind the wheel drunk. if you get caught you are going to go to jail or prison." the pedestrian was taken to umc
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one year ago tammy meyers... was gunned down in front of her home. meyers took her daughter out for a late night driving lesson.. she was killed in a shoot-out in front of her home. the case gripped headlines across the nation... two men have been charged with the murder... fox 5s cyndi lundeberg has more on the case... prosecutors say the deadly chain of events started after meyers went after a car that she thought had bumped into hers earlier during her driving practice with her daughter... february 12th 2015 tammy meyers left her home to take her 15 year old daughter kristal on her first driving lesson. kristal says .. they noticed a car following them and honking.. the silver car then side swiped them. kristal meyers testified before a grand jury that a man then got out of his car and said to her mom... im going to kill you and
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police have no doubt about kristals story. i believe so based on two things based on the detail kristal gives and the fact that there was a motive for ms myers to go out there and protect her family meyers drove her daughter home... and asked her son 22 year old brandon meyers to come with her in search of that silver car. defense attorneys you could take a less mystical approach who would believe that afer having a road rage incident any distance from their house if they dont know who that person is what would be your reasonable expectation you could find them five minutes later the meyers were initially unable to find the car and decided to return home... thats when they spotted a silver car and went after it... police say the 19 year old erich nowsch began firing. brandon meyers
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them to their cul-de-sac ... investigators believe the details about how they both ended up in front of meyers home are pertinent to the case... i think the facts of both ms meyers and her son and their route and the route of mr nowsch are going to be central to this trial after the gunfire the silver car sped away... and brandon meyers saw his mother lying in the driveway... she had been hit in the temple. tammy meyers died two days later on valentine's day. five days later during a two hour standoff police arrest nowsch for the murder. he lived a block away from the meyers home. police say nowsch confessed to the killing... the teenager later said he was high on pot during that conversation. nats court a month later police arrested derrick andrews who prosecutors maintain was driving the car that nowsch was riding in ... he too was charged with murder. mr andrews made choices to drive that vehicle knowing mr nowsch
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out of the car previously the alleged gunman eric nowsch... reportedly knew tammy meyers and had even been to her home. 24 shots were fired at tammy meyers and her son brandon... he has maintained his innocence... reporting live cyndi lundeberg fox 5 news local las vegas. both erich nowsch and derrick andrews are in custody and awaiting trial. they refused a plea deal... and have pleaded not guilty. trial is scheduled to begin next month. the woman accused of killing her boyfriend-- says one thing... but evidence shows another. catherine brewington was arrested-- in the shooting death of her boyfriend aaron matthews.. according to the arrest report she told police matthews choked her and pulled her hair. brewington said matthews then confronted her in the driveway while she was loading her truck. she saw him reach for his waistband, and told police that's when she shot him. police say the evidence shows
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armed.... but the report says he did own a gun. and... he was shot in the back. originally-- brewington told police she had shot him in the chest. " 4:14- in terms of defense or self defense with a domestic relationship, it's the same as it would be in any other one. (20) you have a right to defend yourself and defend others, and defend your property in the state of nevada. (26). " brewington has been charged with murder with a deadly weapon. a metro k-nine officer is stabbed at least 12 times.... while trying to take down an armed suspect during a standoff. this is eight- year-old "nicky" with sergeant eric kerns. police say that suspect stabbed the k-nine in the face. this started last night near desert inn and maryland parkway.. and the standoff lasted into the morning hours. the suspect was arrested and taken to the hospital. the k-nine officer was sent to an emergency animal hospital for surgery. police say he is now stable. metro says they wanted to use less force during the arrest... so
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in. "our goal is to take somebody into custody without using much force and keeping the community safe." "there are charges associated with hurting specifcally a police dog." the vet emergency care center says "nicky" lost a lot of blood... but is expected to make a full recovery. he should be back home tomorrow. a las vegas street partly blocked off by protesters... they were speaking out against a chain of las vegas casino's fox5's miguel martinez-valle was there, he has more on why hundreds took to the streets. teddy street, where some of the protest was held, has been reopened and the protesters have gone home, but just hours ago... people crowded the road, listened to community leaders, and spoke out against what they say are unfair labor practices by station casino's
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station casino... and that's just what they did. they're sending a message to stations casino with a peaceful protest that started at 5 in the afternoon... bridge: "the hundreds of culinary union members are protesting what they say is the unfair treatment of employees by the station casinos." casiano corpus, station casino employee "so that we can stop all of these harassment, intimidation, and unfair labor practices that they're doing to all of us." among those chanting, state senator ruben kihuen he says for him, the unions fight is personal... state sen. ruben " more and more to get unionized, they want those benefits, i grew up household, my mothers a member." protests such as this aren't new to < nat union town> a few years ago protests were cosmopolitan, until they reached a contract agreement with casiano corpus, station casino
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" we want what the union members on the strip got so that we can provide a better life for our families." the workers union says this fight isn't about a contract, they just want stations casino's to stay neutral on the topic of unionizing, instead of allegedly harassing their employees... but a representative from stations told us they respect their employees right to unionize, and they feel they're the ones being harassed by the union. the union members held up signs saying sheriff joe lombardo denied their request to use the streets in front of palace station for demonstration... but metro police told us theyre not the ones that issuue those types of request... thats the responsibility of the city of las vegas... no one was arrested for the protest tonight live near palace station casino. miguel martinez- valle, fox5 news local. las vegas. station casinos had more to say about the union protests, we'll have that for you at 11 the new rates for existing solar
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customers will stay... but the time it takes effect has been extended. today -- the public utilites commission voted to keep the rate changes... but now takes effect in twelve years. in december -- the p-u-c approved for n-v energy to raise fees for solar customers... and reduce the payback for extra energy sold back. hundreds showed up before the p- u-c meeting to protest. the "bring back solar alliance" dumped seven wheelbarrows of 55-thousand signatures in front of commissioners. public commenters voiced their opinions. "my generation is going to have to clean up your mess." "i ask that you guys do the right thing protecting your residents." "you and sandoval are nothing but modern day jezebels for nv energy" "i hope you get fired." the "bring back solar alliance" plans to take the 55-thousand signatures to the ballot this november. nevada governor brian sandoval says the p-u-c did not reach the outcome he was hoping for.
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"i remained optimistic that the commission would find a solution that considered the economic consequences to existing rooftop solar owners. today's decision does not go far enough to protect their interests" unquote. when it comes to voters here in the silver state... bernie sanders and hillary clinton are neck and neck. a "washington free beacon" poll shows clinton and sanders tied at 45 percent each among caucus- goers. clinton is slightly ahead of sanders among voters who have completely made up their mind. undecided voters say they're considering recent scandals involving clinton in their decision who to caucus for. clinton and sanders nearly tied in iowa's caucus. hillary clinton will be to nevada tomorrow... campaigning ahead of the democratic caucus. she is hosting get out and caucus events for the next three days. tomorrow morning she will be at the painter's hall in henderson. doors open at 9 a-m.
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thursday by bernie sanders... in a townhall... it is unclear where it will be held. the democratic caucus is next saturday february 20th. and the republican caucus follows on tuesday february 23rd. only registered republicans and democrats can caucus. tomorrow is the last day for republicans to register if they want to take part. democrats have until the day of their caucus to register... and they can do that on site. a picture of a puppy posted online... is getting a lot of attention why animal advocates are outraged... at the care of they say this pup is receiving at a local pet store. students-- making a big difference at school... how they turned lunch into a special celebration. your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is
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today in america, the top 1/10 of 1% owns almost as much wealth as the bottom 90% this great country and our government belong to all of us. wall street, corporate america, wealthy campaign donors have so much influence that the only way they are defeated is when millions of people begin to stand up and say loudly and clearly, "enough is enough."
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live from las vegas. you're watching fox5 news at 10, with emmy award winner john huck. christine maddela. and weather 24/7 with chief meteorologist ted pretty. this is fox5 news at 10. local. las vegas. a picture posted on social media...
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attention of animal rights advocates across the valley. the picture -- shows a three month old puppy--- at petland.... and it is noticably thin. fox 5's abby theodros has more on the dog's health... and all of the attention he is now getting. this puppy is a three month old rhodesian ridgeback that just made his way to petland in henderson. he also showed up on many facebook feeds this week after this picture was posted by a concerned customer. on friday animal control did a welfare check on the pup - and said there were no signs of animal control violations and that everything checked out. however - local animal advocates worry - the dog's behavior says something different. vicki callahan, rhodesian ridgeback rescue volunteer: he is about 5-10 lbs underweight. he really needs some good vetting. vicki callahan is a volunteer at rhodesian ridgeback rescue in clark county and says -when she saw the picture she knew she had to see the dog for herself. and what she saw
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should be a little more animated than what he is. im just concerned hes not as healthy as he should be. even having just beeen transported from mo or arkansas. hes only 13 lbs he needs to be 22-24 lbs at his age. petland staff showed fox5 documents that outline the puppy's medical history. his breeder is in arkansas and he had an umbilical hernia repair in in missouri. they say the puppy's recent move to las vegas explains why he's underweight but a local vet thinks otherwise. tony muratore, legacy animal hospital:most animals we should be able to faintly see the outline of the rib. this dog was way surpassed that. he was emaciated. at f5n llv representatives with pet-land say a veteranarian from the v-c-a black mountain animal hospital evaluated the dog and said he was in good health. a woman has set
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effort to raise 2500 dollars-- to buy the puppy and give him the appropriate medical attention. the account has raised more than six hundred dollars in less than a day. now fox5 weather 24/7, with chief meterologist ted pretty we'll stay in the mid-70s through the weekend with a few clouds and some north breezes for valentine's day on sunday. those breezes to 20 mph last through presidents' day on monday. highs stay in the mid-70s through wednesday of next week. we'll see some southwest gusts to 25 mph on wednesday afternoon. those gusts increase to 35 mph on thursday with a drop down
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chances. average high for this time of the year is 62. we'll stay in the mid-70s through the weekend with a few clouds and some north breezes for valentine's day on sunday. those breezes to 20 mph last through presidents' day on monday. highs stay in the mid-70s through wednesday of next week. we'll see some southwest gusts to 25 mph on wednesday afternoon. those
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with a drop down to 70 degrees and mountain shower chances. average high for this time of the year is 62. closed captioning
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valentine's day celebrates people's love... but when love goes south... you don't need to throw your exes stuff out how your heartbreak can help others in need. the puc goes against nv energy and says no solar customers will be grandfathered from higher rates.. but those higher rates will gradually go up over 12 years instead of 4.. one of the topics in the rant tonight.. we want
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the american people can't afford to wait for ideas that sound good on paper, but will never make it in the real world. the grandmother who has to choose between paying for medicine and paying rent can't wait. a single mom who desperately needs a raise can't wait. a student with a mountain of debt can't wait. we can make real progress right now for people and families who need it. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. students take a strong stand against bullying... today at becker
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comfort zone... and eating lunch outside their usual circle of friends. new national campaign 'no one eats alone' day... founded by the who was felt being born with a facial syndrome... across the country students led the initiative -- making sure everyone felt incuded. "i think it should be a once a year thing, it is national but it should be something that is kept in our minds throughout the year because if we just say 'oh, it's national no one eats alone day' and then we forget about it the purpose is ruined " more than one thousand schools in the u-s participated in the movement includingtwo schools right here in the valley. this is weekend is all about love.... and las vegas is the marriage capital of the world... so it will be busy. the marriage license bureau-- is expecting a lot of traffic-- possibly more than 12 hundred couples... so it is asking couples to fill out a pre- application before heading to the alter to get hitched to celebrate, the marriage bureau
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one hundreth couple recieving a this weekend not everyone feels the love on valentine's day... if break-ups have you got you down this month, goodwill has a suggestion to cheer you up. they are asking their ex's stuff with the new campaign 'don't hate, donate' goodwill vice president notes that break=ups are never easy so it's good to get rid of the items that keep your exes stuck in the past... the best thing is that your exes stuff is going to a good cause "we're obviously having some fun with this donation campaign but what it's really about is raising awareness" "whether it's valentines day and it's your ex's stuff or it's spring cleaning or it's the end of the year donations those donations change lives" donations to the goodwill will help fund programs for job training. a k9 officer stabbed up to 15 times... in the line of duty. nicky was rushed to this hospital where he underwent surgery. how he helped bring an overnight standoff to an end.
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team-- stripped of its little league world series title. is back in the news... how parents of the former players are
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there are those who say we cannot defeat a corrupt political system and fix a rigged economy. but i believe we need to lift our vision above the obstacles in place and look to the american horizon. to a nation where every child can not only dream of going to college, but attend one. where quality healthcare will be a birthright of every citizen. where a good job is not a wish, but a reality. where women receive equal pay and a living wage is paid to all. an america where after a lifetime of labor, there is time for rest and grandchildren. a nation that defends our people and our values,
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i know we can create that america if we listen to our conscience and our hearts and not to the pundits and the naysayers. i'm bernie sanders. i approve this message,
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we have breaking news.... north las vegas police have made an arrest in the hit and run crash that killed a 2 year old little girl. police took 51- year old daniel garcia-martinez into custody today. they say he was the driver of a white 1995 ford econoline van that was involved in last sunday's fatal crash... near pecos and lake mead. the victim... was 2 year old evelyn green. her mother was with eveyln when she was hit in front of her house. her family rushed the child to the hospital... even performing cpr on her... but evelyn died shortly after arriving. garcia-martinez faces several charges... including felony duty to stop at the scene of an accident involving death and driving without a valid drivers license.. a local mother of
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down in her drive way... one year ago... in what was initially called an act of road rage. two men were charged in the crime... but many questions still remain about what really happenned that night... fox 5s cyndi lundeberg joins us now from the newsroom with more. eric nowsch and derrick andrews were charged in the murder... nowsch actually knew tammy myers and had been to her home... the whole thing reportedly started after tammy myers took her daughter to practice driving... thats when her daughter says a car swiped them... a man got out and threatened her and her mom. tammy drove her daughter home and picked up her son brandon to go look for that car... they did find a silver car and pursued it... thats when police say 19 year old erich nowsch began firing... brandon myers told police he and his mom headed back to the house... she was shot in the temple and died two days later. defense attorney doubt the timeline of events... "who would believe that afer having a
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any distance from their house if they dont know who that person is what would be your reasonable expectation you could find them five minutes later " tammy meyers car according to police never showed signs of being side swiped... erich nowsch was arrested about a week later... and police say he confessed to the crime... the teen says he was high on marijuana. the man driving the car derrick andrews... has also been charged in the murder. police say nowsch fired 24 shots at tammy meyers and her son. reporting live in the newsroom... cyndi lundeberg fox 5 news local las vegas. both erich nowsch... and derrick andrews rejected a plea deal... and have maintained their innocence. trial is set to begin next month. metro k-9 officer was injured in a standoff that started late last night... and moved into the morning.. the k-9 underwent
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being stabbed nearly 15 times in the head. fox five's les krifaton tells us what happened... this is a picture of sgt eric kerns and his k-9 nicky an 8 year old belgium malinois . friday morning nicky was sent in after a suspect who refused to come out of an apartment after an all night standoff. as the k9 dog was deployed the suspect was bit numerous times and the k9 dog was stabbed by the suspect numerous times by the head the suspect had to be taken to the hospital while k9 nicky was rushed to this emergency clinic . metro's public information officer jessee roybal said the decision to send the dog after the man was to minimize any risk for the people in the complex even though many had been evacuated.. 12:17:22 our goal is to take somebody into custody without using much force and keeping the community safe. nicky was rushed to this hospital where he underwent surgery. shortly before 2 this afternoon friends of las vegas police k9 sent out this facebook post good news! k9 nicky is out of surgery and stable at this
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apartment complex sunny luthi who lived next door to the suspect couldn't believe what went down. that well. he just moved in though. and the weird thing is we just seen him hours before the whole thing started. we're actually surprised that this is all happening. sunny says the people in her compex were displaced all night. the prinicipal at a nearby school did offer up some assistance to the tenants who were forced from their apartments. they were allowed back shortly after the incident ended. as for the suspect he's in a lot of trouble. there are charges associated with hurting speciifcally a police dog. lk f5n llv the name of the suspect has yet to be released. the "friends of las vegas police k9's" has promised to keep us posted on nicky's condition. you can find the link to their facebook page from our website... fox5vegas dot com the standoff in oregon is over but more people are now facing federal charges. that's on top of the last four
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gave themselves up to the f-b-i yesterday. for fox5... kelsey watts was at the federal courthouse today, as many of the occupiers went before a judge for the first time. on the steps of the federal courthouse nevada assemblywoman michele fiore did not mince words calling the federal government a bully. (michele fiore/nevada assemblywoman) "we're talking about a bunch of cowboys camping in the middle of nowhere, bearing their rights to their firearms, that's what we're talking about." she was at the malheur national wildlife refuge as the last four sandy anderson, jeffrey banta and david fry gave themselves up to the f-b-i 41 days into the armed occupation. really glad that they're safe, and i also have to give kudos to the fbi agents that were out there because no one got hurt." cameras were not allowed inside, as the last four occupiers faced a
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the others just indicted by a grand jury darryl thorn and geoffrey stanek. they all pleaded not guilty and the only one granted release so far is stanek who will go home, pending his trial. outside supporters gathered on the sidewalk, holding signs and waving the american flag. (joe visci/oregon oath keeper) "the american people have a lot of power, we need to wake up, take our power back and realize the government works for us, they don't tell us what to do, they don't make our laws and rules, we make our laws and rules." nevada assemblyman john moore also had strong words for oregon state police and the f-b- i involved in the only violent encounter during the 41 day occupation the shooting death of militiaman lavoy finicum. the f-b-i released video of that encounter they say finicum was reaching for a gun when a state trooper shot him. (john moore/nevada "they chose violence and murder rather than to apprehend him." "i know what an ambush is ,and when i saw that video, that was clear cut ambush."
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more court appearances are scheduled over the next few weeks... and at least one the f-b-i says it combed through the refuge - to make sure the militia didn't leave any rigged explosives or behind. two fifteen year old girls are dead after shooting at an arizona high it happened this morning... at independence high school... police are now calling it a murder-suicide. the girls were found near the school... police say each had one gunshot wound and a weapon-- and a suicide note were found near the bodies. a tragic accident in boston.... a manhole cover came dislodged on the highway... flew up and and slammed through the windshield of a car... killing the driver... the car continued for several feet-- after the impact-- before crashing into a wall on the left shoulder of the highway. officials say most manhole covers weigh at least 200 pounds-- they're now trying to determine how the cover became loose. massdot a plans to examine the safety of other manhole covers
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a house committee will hold a second hearing on the flint water crisis -- to hear testimony from michigan's governor and administrator of the e-p-a. the hearing is expected sometime next month. it comes after governor rick snyder offered to travel to d-c to testify before the house oversight and government reform committee. the committee held a hearing earlier this month, when it heard from the e-p-a, local government officials and a flint resident. the committee found that, among other issues, failures occurred at every level of government. pope francis kicks of his six day trip in mexico... the pope landing tonight in mexico city. he will visit 5 mexican cities-- they are areas most affected by poverty, immigration and violence. earlier in the day, he was in cuba...meeting with russian patriarch kirill... for the first meeting ever between pope and a russian patriarch. this trip to mexico is the pope's fourth visit to the latin american countries. the parents of
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who were stripped of their little league world series title in 2014... files a defamation lawsuit... against the league, e-s-p-n and stephen smith. the title was pulled after allegations the team brought in ringers from outside the district. the lawsuit claims that little league officials knew of the potential risks of allowing players who could be ruled ineligible to play. the lawyer for parents... is expected to hold a press conference on monday. a newfoundland lab mix--- was top dog in reno..... as he was named honorary mayor for the day. "i commend mayor everett for his outstanding work in the community to raise awareness for a notable cause such as the spca of northern nevada. yay!" " everett's adopted mom won her pup the mayoral opportunity with a bid at the s-p-c-a's annual charity event. his owner said he was up for the challenge of leading the city. luckily-- he didn't have a ton of responsibility - he was mainly there to lend his support.
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day... everett received a "retirement package" that included a 60- pound bag of dog food. dozens of people have something to smile about.... where they were able to get some much-needed dental work... free of charge. the man behind the mask is back at it... why the former-- runnin' rebel mascot-- is sharing his moves... your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is coming up next after michele fiore brokered a peaceful surrender of an armed group.. we have gotten a lot of rants?
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loudmouth siding with outlaws?
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today in america, the top 1/10 of 1% owns almost as much wealth as the bottom 90% this great country and our government belong to all of us. wall street, corporate america,
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that the only way they are defeated is when millions of people begin to stand up and say loudly and clearly, "enough is enough." i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. something to smile about after being treated to free
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the "hi-tech dental care" office offered the services for "dentistry from the heart". more than twenty dentists were working non-stop to help out with the event. patients could walk in for cleanings... fillings... or extractions. the dental office says it's one of their busiest and favorite days. more than sixty people came out this afternoon. some waited outside since 4-30 this morning! "we have a passion for giving and one of my favorite things is giving away services and money. whenever you give away services, people are happy to receive, and when you give money there always smiling at you you get good response and good response is powerful (laughs) makes the heart feel really good." the company hosts free clinics every year. a first of its kind- car is making its debut in las vegas... 20-50 motors unveiled -- an all carbon fiber electric car.... it is the first in the u-s. it's called the e- go. it is five times stronger than
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it is currently being crash- tested overseas.. so they can get it ready for testing and distribution in the states. now fox5 weather 24/7, with chief meterologist ted pretty we'll stay in the mid-70s through the weekend with a few clouds and some north breezes for valentine's day on sunday. those breezes to 20 mph last through presidents' day on monday. highs stay in the mid-70s through wednesday of next week. we'll see some southwest gusts to 25 mph on wednesday afternoon. those gusts increase to 35 mph on thursday with a drop down to 70 degrees and mountain shower chances. average high for this time of the year is 62. we'll stay in the
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weekend with a few clouds and some north breezes for valentine's day on sunday. those breezes to 20 mph last through presidents' day on monday. highs stay in the mid-70s through wednesday of next week. we'll see some southwest gusts to 25 mph on wednesday afternoon. those gusts increase to 35 mph on thursday with a drop down to 70 degrees and mountain shower chances. average high for this time of the year is 62. closed captioning will resume shortly the puc made it's final ruling for solar customers... and remarkably.. the ruling went against nv energy's own
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grandfather some closed captioning will resume shortly the puc made it's final ruling for
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the ruling went against nv energy's own proposal to grandfather some customers.. so there will be no grandfathering.. and solar customers will pay more but after 12 years instead of the
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we got a lot of rants on michele fiore ... the assemblywoman flew to oregon to negotiate a peaceful surrender of the armed group held up in a wildlife refuge some criticized her for involving herself with lawbreakers as you heard.. and quite a few support her for being a calming presence and possibly heading
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send us your rants to the rant at fox5vegas.com or call at 702-436- 8285 here's a look at
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protestors rally against station casinos. what the company is saying about the demonstrators, and how these protests affect business. and how some phones are losing all of their information... because their owners get too creative. for unlv basketball fans - hey reb has been a constant over the years. it wouldn't be the runnin' rebels without the mascot. but it takes a lot to be good at the job. fox 5's kevin bolinger gives us a peek at how the man known as the best hey reb ever is trying to train future mascots. it's three and a half hours before tip off of the runnin' rebels game....and jersey goldman is already hard at work...getting prepped for the best job he's ever had. when the crowd files in and the fireworks go off....this isn't the face fans will see.....this is. as hey reb - goldman
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mascot...but a symbol....and the person who will have more interaction with people than any player or coach. jersey: the thought in the back of my mind is to always trying to give the fans the best product whether they've been here a thousand times or this is their first time at a game. goldman actually had a scholarship at unlv to be hey reb...the first in his family to get a degree. but his time in the costume is over....on this night he is training future hey rebs how it's done so the standard of excellence stays high. nats jersey goldman: in order to be a good mascot you have to love the game more than anybody else. thick and thin, win or lose you have to be the biggest fan. goldman is what you would call a mascot veteran....he's been 43 different mascots in 20 years....from hey reb all the way down to mister trash back in home state of new
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he's also got a national following after starring in a 10 episode hulu documentary called behind the mask. and he's done all of it knowing he had an added danger. jersey: i was born with epilepsy. so really it's taking a chance being in stressful atmospheres that that could bring on an episode. there has only been one episode - and we were there - at a unlv kids event beofre a runnin' rebels game in 2011. hey reb hit the deck....and people soon realized it wasn't part of an act....goldman had a seizure. jersey: i was so excited to be surrounded by 2500 kids and parents on a day where that might not happen that i came out of that elevator so excited. apparantly my brain couldn't take it. he missed only that night's game but was right back in action after that...adding everything from shooting off fireworks at mid court....to crowd surfing the student section.
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you just have faith that those people are gonna carry you all the way up. the hey reb bar has been raised - but goldman's time as hey reb is over. it's time for the torch to be passed...but he wants to make sure his successors don't drop the ball - because the fans deserve a complete game experience. jersey: if i can come to every game and put one smile on someobdy's face, it's been successful. it's been a successful day. a smile....a giggle....a part of the game that is often overlooked. hey reb may be representing the best university in nevada....but it will always have a little jersey in him. you can see hey reb and the runnin' rebels in action tomorrow night when they take on colorado state at 7 o'clock. and don't forget the rebzone coaches show sunday night at 11.
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art lovers are now getting the chance to be in a famous work of art... and it will only cost you ten dollars. the art institute of chicago recently recreated the bedroom featured in vincent van gogh's famous painting "yellow house"... and you can stay there it's all part of an exhibit that pays tribute to three paintings van gogh created in the late 19th century. people can rent the room-- for just ten dollars on air b-n-b.... the price also includes two tickets to the exhibit.... which runs through may. fox5 news at 11, your only local station here for
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we're starting fox5 news at 11 with two breaking news stories. first... las vegas police have arrested the driver they say killed a two year old girl in a hit and run crash. i'm john huck. i'm christine maddela. evelyn green was hit sunday outside her home, with her family nearby. police arrested 51-year-old daniel garcia-martinez. they say he is the driver of the white van involved in the crash near lake mead and pecos. he was arrested for felony duty to stop at the scene of an accident... driving without a valid driver's license... and failure to give information at an accident. witnesses told police the driver in the crash did stay for several minutes after hitting the girl, but then took off. evelyn died at north vista hospital. her family has taken her body back to california. and... metro police are on the scene of a deadly crash near spring mountain and arville. they say a man was crossing the road in an unmarked crosswalk.. when a vehicle hit him... around 6-30 this evening.

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