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himself why police say the father is to blame. plus the charges he's now facing and south carolina republicans will cast their votes in the nation's first in the south primary. a preview of the big event meanwhile a close democratic race here in nevada details on today's cuacus and where you can go to participate good morning and news this morning. i'm shannon moore hope your saturday is off to up first with a check of the weather, nate ophelia. after a couple of topsy-turvy days with a record high
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followed by very strong wind and a much cooler thursday, we're settling in for a mild ride the next few days. afternoon temps will stay about 10 degrees above normal with overnight lows around 50. the only changes in store will come mid-week next week. a weather system approaching from the pacific will break down the high pressure overhead, but the only signs we'll see will be an increase in high clouds, and maybe some strong winds along the colorado river. daytime highs will but will still be an overnight shooting leaves metro says they gunshots near marion. arrived.... they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. he was taken to u-m-c where he was pronounced dead. police are searching for the suspects. metro police are looking for a suspect this morning.... after a shooting near the strip leaves two women dead...and sends a man to the hospital. les krifaton has more on how the situation unfolded. i heard gunshots, five shots, slight pause and two more shots.
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after hearing the shots and then sirens grabbed his camera went to his window and and started taking pictures of metro officers hovering over something in the middle of the road. i had no idea that was a body. not until he looked at the pictures and decicded to switch to shooting video. he managed to capture officers combing the area looking for evidence as to what went down. the woman according to metro was one of two women killed after fight broke out in the parking garage at the miracle mile shops at planet hollywood. security arrived quickly and broke up the fight according to metro. those involved then got in their cars left the garage and drove off on harmon heading toward alderbaran where the shots were fired and the body of the woman was found on the street. police say around 1:33 in the morning they were called to the cosmopolitan after receiving reports of a man and woman found shot inside a vehicle in the valet area. both were rushed to hospital where the woman was pronounced dead the man at the time was reported to be critical.
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found on the road at alderbaran was pronounced dead at the hospital although our viewer suspects she may have died at the scene. i don't witness these things very often but i would say they were very calm, very professional, seemed almost routine to them police say footage from the parking lot at miracle mile shops connects the two people found at the cosmopolitan to the woman who was found on the street at alderbaran. lk f5n llv police say they are looking for a man driving a dark gray 2015 toyota camry. if you have any information on this shooting you are asked to call police right away. you can remain anonymous by calling crimestoppers at 702 385-55-55 if you have any information on this shooting you are asked to call police right away. you can remain anonymous by calling crimestoppers at 702 385-55-55 a 12-year old valley boy, shoots and kills himself. the boy's father, now facing charges. the shooting happened on february 13th. police say they got the call about a child being shot, and when they arrived, they found the boy with a gunshot wound. he later died at the hospital.
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self-inflicted, and the gun belonged to the boy's father, olin manuel. we spoke to the parents of a girl who was killed while playing with a gun... who are actively working to prevent more gun tragedies from happening. " it just keeps happening. it's almost like a slap in the face every time you see this, you know what the families are going through, you know the horrors from the siblings, cousins, uncles, aunts, the whole family is affected by this. " manuel is being charged with child abuse with substantial bodily harm resulting in death. metro says he's also being charged with possession of a firearm by a prohibited person. the boy's funeral will be in arizona. power has been restored to laughlin this morning... after a fire at the old power plant knocked out power to more than 5-thousand people. "what i saw was a fireball the size of a two-story building and it suddently flashed up.
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mirror and the town going dark and the casino row down there is kinda something to see." the power came back just before 10-30 last night. the outage is still under investigation republican presidential candidates are getting ready for the south carolina primary, taking place today. but as suneln serfaty reports, some of the candidates spent friday... clearing up comments that were made a decade ago. (sen. ted cruz/(r) presidential candidate) "here in south carolina these next 21 hours are going to decide a great deal." the urgent pitches. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "i'm different. because i have a chance to win new york. can you imagine? if you win new york, new york is best." in the final sprint in south carolina. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "you talk about people that lies, this ted cruz. this
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donald trump now trying to de- escalate his feud with the pope. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "they had him convinced that illegal immigration is like a wonderful thing." putting blame on the media instead. (donald trump/(r(r presidential candidate) "i don't like fighting with the pope, actually. i don't think this is a fight. i think he said something much softer than was originally reported by the media." the vatican today, clarifying that the pope's comment was not a quote "personal attack nor an indication in how to vote." but trump also on the defensestrugglin g to explain his past stance on the iraq war buzzfeed obtaining these comments trump made to howard stern in 2002 --- supporting the invasion of iraq. (graphic) "are you for invading iraq? yeah, i guess so, uh, i wish it was -- i wish the first time it was done correctly." thatmuch different than what trump regularly tells voters on the campaign trail: that he opposed the invasion from the start. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "i'm the one, from 2002, 2003, said you shouldn't be doing it." at the c-n-n townhall...trump
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(anderson cooper/cnn) "do you remember saying that?" (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "no. but i mean i could have said that. nobody asked me. i wasn't a politician. it was probably the first time anybody asked me that question." and todaytrying to clean it up. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "i was with howard stern -- before the war, before -- like many months before -- and the first guy ever to ask me about iraq was howard stern, i said, "yeah i don't know, yeah i guess." then i started looking at it. before the war started, i was against that war. i was against that r." meanwhile, the most intense south carolina showdown is the fierce battle between rubio and cruz. each fighting to leave south carolina with the upper hand as the alternative to trump. (sen. ted cruz/(r) presidential candidate) "we have been through a wild and woolly election season." jeb bushunder pressure to finish strong here.campaignin g with his mom (jeb bush/(r) presidential candidate) "jeb has been a great son, great father, great and laying.into rivals. candidate) never shown any interest in other than himself. and the two candidates
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speakers, marco rubio and ted cruz, have shown nothing in their past that would suggest that they can make a tough decision." today, nevada will be the first in the west to hold a democratic presidential caucus. hillary clinton and senator bernie sanders are neck and neck heading into the contest... fox 5's cyndi lundeberg had the chance to speak to the former secretary of state on friday, and asked her what nevadans want to know. let me say i am the best prepared and tested to take on whoever the republicans nominate former secretary of state hillary clinton isn't just prepared for senator bernie sanders... she says she's ready to take on whoever becomes the republican nominee. she says the trials and tribulations of this year from her email scandal to the benghazi hearings... has only strengthed her resolve to push forward. i have been under attack as you know for a long time im still standing in nevada both the sanders and clinton campaigns have been working to earn the
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makes up nearly one third of the population. but the former secretary of state tells fox 5 her main campaign strategy is to better every americans life... nevada and beyond. i want every part of nevada from african american latino american to pacific islander to white to know they have a friend a partner and fighter in me when im in the white house clinton also touched on the solar battle raging in the silver state... she calls what's happening to the industry 'absurd' and blames the public utilities commission... as for education she says clark county needs to attract teachers who can better public schools. everybody who worries about anything whether its your income or healthcare you cant afford prescription drugs social security you want comprehensive immigration reform whatever your issue is if you dont show
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somebody else so please come caucus be apart of the process while clinton says she's confident in her campaign... and the platform she acknowledges tomorow is a huge test. weve had two contests i won one he won one we have 48 to go weve worked really hard here in nevada becuase i wanna break down all the barriers that stand in the way of people getting ahead bernie sanders.... several stops across nevada. he held a rally and a concert in henderson on friday. it was open to the public... he discussed topics like immigration and solar energy in the silver state. "the public utilities commission here in nevada has made decision to make it harder for people to install solar panel. (boo) we have got to make it
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"i very much hope the state government here will reconsider that disasterous decision nevada has opportunity to lead country in solar power (cheers)" coming up later in the newscast, actress susan sarandon stops by the studio to discuss her support for sanders and the importance of today's democratic caucus. the republican caucus will take place on tuesday february 23-rd. to find your polling location just visit your political party's website and be sure to join us tonight for a special edition of fox 5 news at 5.. we'll be live from the candidate's caucus headquarters with results, plus our political analysts will be weighing in throughout the broadcast. again, that coverage starts tonight at 5.. right here on fox5. lucky to be alive. strong winds flip over an 18 wheeler. the driver, describes the
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the world's richest doctor is joining in on the fight agianst cancer more on the progress made so far and he plans to change up the way we treat it,
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father dies hmm hmm hmm-hmm-hmm-hmm hmm hmm hmm hmm hmm-hmm let us be lovers, we'll marry our fortunes together [ cheering ] i've got some real estate here in my bag counting the cars on the new jersey turnpike they've all come to look for america [ cheers and applause ] all come to look for america all come to look for america all come to look for america
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rescuing his family burning home in the family was asleep inside when the fire broke out investigators say demetrius johnson was able to get his kids outside, but then ran back into the flames to search for his son. firefighters child, a 3 year old boy -- alive -- hiding in a closet. they discovered johnson had collapsed after putting the boy inside for safety. the cause of the fire is under investigation. meanwhile, 2 people including a firefighter here in las vegas, injured in a house fire, it happened at a vacant home near the south point on friday evening officials someone started the fire to keep warm. it took crews a while to put it out because few hydrants are in that area. water had to be brought to fight the flames. none of the injuries, were
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a strong gust of wind manages to flip over a semi truck traveling on a busy freeway in iowa. it blocked portions of the road for several hours. miraculously, the driver survived "i mean there was no stopping it once we started, it just picked me up and threw me right over like i was a piece of trash on the side of the road." there were several other reports of vehicles being blown off the road across iowa on friday. a high wind warning is still in effect for most of the state. ((anchor chat))
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topsy-turvy days with a record high wednesday followed by very strong wind and a much cooler thursday, we're settling in for a mild ride the next few days. afternoon temps will stay about 10 degrees above normal with overnight lows around 50. the only changes in store will come mid-week next week. a weather system approaching from the pacific will break down the high pressure overhead, but the only signs we'll see will be an increase in high clouds, and maybe some strong winds along the colorado river. daytime highs will slip a few degrees but will still be above normal.
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are working to make the state the epi-center of one of the most ambitious efforts to cure pediatric cancer. fox's marcy jones has the details... it's called "moonshot" - because the mission - to cure cancer, was something seemingly
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now soon shiong says: "we are hopefully creating a platform that gives hope... there are so many options available" at a press conference today world renowned surgeon doctor patrick soon shiong announced the launch of cancer moonshot 2020 in arizona soon shiong says: "and if you can actually identify in real time, before the patient is admitted to such toxic therapy.... i think there's real hope" for someone like chrisie funari, who lost her daughter to cancer, to have this groundbreaking initiative in arizona is more than incredible, it's personal. funari says: "after losing my daughter ava to cancer three years ago ... that are on the same mission" over time, soon shiong says the goal is to develop
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combat cancer by 2020 -- and they're doing it by changing the way we look at cancer now in phase two, over the next 36 months, arizona will become the one of the most ambitious initiatives to cure cancer - and that's something to be proud of stanton says: "it's a unique and positive opportunity that we're part of ... and epicenter of it" marcy jones fox 10 news thinking of taking in a movie this weekend a preview of what's new in theaters exress yourself! a look at actor shia labeouf's bizarre new performance art... and why he decided to spend 24-hours in an elevator.
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they're one of the wall street banks that triggered the financial meltdown -- goldman sachs. just settled with authorities for their part in the crisis that put seven million out of work and millions out of their homes. how does wall street get away with it? millions in campaign contributions and speaking fees. our economy works for wall streetit's rigged by wall street. and that's the problem. as long as washington is bought and paid for, we can't build an economy that works for people.
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of catching a movie this weekend... fox's will carr has a preview of what you can check out in what's new in theater's this weekend. (snd: risen) the new faith-based film "risen" led by joseph fiennes tells the story of two men who try to solve the mystery of what happened to jesus after the crucifixion... (snd: race) the new movie "race" is based on
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and field star jesse owens---it chronicles his determination to succeed and his historic performance at the 1936 olympics. (snd: the witch) the new horror flick "the witch" is set in 1630---it follows a family that gets banished to an isolated forest where... evil awaits them. (snd: touched with fire- in folder tuesday) opening in more theaters, is the indie "touched with fire" starring katie holmes and luke kirby as bipolar poets who fall in love at a treatment facility. the film follows their fight to stay together and their struggles with the disorder. (snd: national parks adventure) on giant screens across the country - imax included - is the robert redford narrated "national parks adventure... lowe says: "i think my ultimate goal in being part of this is
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go outdoors first and foremost traveling to the national parks and visiting these places that are so amazingly special we're so lucky to have." macgillivray says: "we are there not only to pay tribute to the national parks and this wonderful legacy that was set up 100 years ago but to say we have to continue to be stewards of these natural environments. they will get destroyed if we let them. something will happen to them we have to be there to protect them and that's the goal of the movie, is look how wonderful these are they belong to all of us let's keep them that way." (snd: deadpool- in folder tuesday) plus audiences can still check out the record-breaking comic book adaptation "deadpool" starring ryan reynolds which had the biggest r-rated movie debut ever. (snd: deadpool) in hollywood, will carr, fox news. it's been a rough
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rihanna.... still on the heels of her last- minute grammys cancellation-- the pop princess has now announced... she's postponing the first 8 stops on her "anti" world tour. rihanna will be at the mandalay bay april on 29 and 30 a judge has ruled pop star kesha can not terminate or change her contract with sony music. the singer took her former record producer, dr luke to court, claiming he sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally abused her. dr luke told the judge, the lawsuit was just an attempt for her to get out of the deal. the judge's decision sates kesha may record with a new producer, but will still have to abide by the contract's terms. shia labeouf is back to making bizarre performance art. the "transformers" star just completed a 24 occuption of an elevator in england. he stood inside the public elevator -- live streaming the whole thing on youtube with the hashtag "elevate" the son of soccer star david beckham -- pulls off an impressive skateboarding trick.
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the young beckham posted this video to his instagram account it shows him leaping over a set of stairs while his father lies right in the middle. he goes on to perform a couple more stunts.. proving he's not only got pretty sweet skills -- but also total trust from his dad. grab your tissues... a new extra gum ad is warming hearts online... it's a story about a couple who became friends in kindergarden.. and met up again several years later... she, had lost her husband in afghanistan.. he was a single dad... their paths crossed...and their love story began. with the help of extra gum, marcus proposed to jessica.. take a look. marcus proposing...music playing marcus proposed to jessica...with the help of their daughters who helped draw scetches on extra gun wrappers..
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expecting their first child together. saying goodbye to a supreme court justice... how people from across the country are honoring antonin scalia fighting for change... how a mother is hoping the story of her own child... will help save the life of another. 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.
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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, but no longer carries so much of that burden alone. 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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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. more on the terrorist threat there and the fears of an attack
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between the fbi and apple heats up why the dept of justice says they're not going to wait for apply to comply and it's a big day in the silver state! nevada's democratic caucus is today.... details on how you can participate good morning -- rise and shine -- its a lovely day across the valley. thanks for watching fox five news this morning i'm shannon moore. lots of news to get to as usual.. but first up, nate tannenbaum with a check of the forecast after a couple of topsy-turvy days with a record high wednesday followed by very strong wind and a much cooler thursday, we're settling in for a mild ride the next few days. afternoon temps will stay about 10 degrees above normal with overnight lows around 50. the only
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next week. a weather system approaching from the pacific will break down the high pressure overhead, but the only signs we'll see will be an increase in high clouds, and maybe some strong winds along the colorado river. daytime highs will slip a few degrees but will still be above normal. 2 kidnapping suspects are behind bars this morning -- suspects are behind bars this morning -- after an investigation was launched into a woman, claiming she had been held captive.
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exactly what happened metro police got a call just before 6 this morning of a reported kidnapping in northwest las vegas. nats sounds of sirens at a home near cheyenne and fort apache. that's where police say a woman was held against her will. jimmy brown - neighbor . it kind of made my heart drop a little bit because i have my whole fmaily in there. my mom lives right up on grand canyon and i have a friend who lives right behind me over here. she escapes and gets help from a neighbor but police were just starting their investigation. jesse roybal: detectives had swat serve a search warrant at that residence in question. through the course of the investigation we determined that some of those suspects may have been located at a location on broad river. that search led investigators to another house a couple miles away near rainbow. that's where they were able to arrest one suspect. however - the other suspect got away. neighbors saw him jumping fences and running through yards in the neighborhood. one man who asked to remain anonymous says he saw the man running away from police. neighbor/anonymou s: he basically ran
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started shaking my gate really hard. but instead just hopped it. i dont know where he went. he must of went through my back yard. it's still unclear if the vicitm knew the suspects - or if the suspects had ties at the second location. however - police did say this... roybal: this suspect showed how willing he was to escape and that was entering an innocent persons home. and so we're very grateful that our officers were in the area and were at that location and were able to take that suspect into custody with out any harm coming to anybody else the second suspect was eventually caught by police. exact the kidnapping are unclear at this time as for the victim, require any medical attention north las vegas police are issuing a serious warning alert when leaving children in the hands of "if you are watching find yourself frustrated angry
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reason take a timeout go somewhere else go in another room count to 10 call someone avenues you can take so situation doesn't escalate." the department releasing new details about 2 separate child abuse cases -- both cases involving babysitters -- police say cynthia lavender was watching a 5- month-old about two weeks ago --- when she became frustrated. she admitted to detectives that she threw the child at a wall... then dropped him on a tile floor. the baby later died at u-m-c. in the other case -- police say a 7 month old baby suffered serious brain damage when an unlicensed caretaker, named alejandra robles dropped the child into a playpen, . both suspects were arrested this week and are facing sevearal child abuse charges the european union's law enfocement agency warning that thousands of jihadists may be wandering free in europe. officials there say up to 5- thousand terrorists may
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country -- after recieving isis training in syria and iraq. europe is currently facing its biggest terror threat in more than a decade. they add, the growing number of foreign fighters implies isis or another religious terror group -may be planning a large- scale attack. the battle over apple's refusal to help the f-b-i unlock a terrorist's smartphone continues... government officials went before a federal judge friday... urging the court to force the tech giant to comply. the f-b-i is trying to access a phone belonging to the man behind l year's terror attack in san bernadino. apple c-e-o tim cook says they could -- but they won't... as it would undermine decades of security advancements that protect customers. apple has until next friday to comply or request a court hearing of their own. thousands gather to pay their respects to the late supreme court justice antonin scalia "obama says: "he will no doubt be remembered as one of the most consequential judges and thinkers to serve on the supreme court." "
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justice died last weekend in west texas. he was appointed in 1986 by president ronald reagan, and became known as a conservative icon. scalia's clerks took turns standing vigil at his casket - four at a time funeral services will be held later today a wisconsin mother is heart- broken over the death of her transgender child. she's now speaking out in the hopes of saving someone else's life. max gorden has her story. --reporter pkg-as follows-- (joanne lee/ lgbtq activist) "he came out...and then i didn't accept him." a mother in grief....after her transgender son committed suicide. (joanne lee/ lgbtq activist) "if i could tell him that i loved him so much no matter what, you know, who he was. but i cannot go back." while lee cannot go back...she is trying to create a positive future for l-g-b-t-q people in wisconsin through advocacy... speaking thursday at intercession church in stevens point. (bobbiejoy amann/ event organizer) "well the inspiration was
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lives." bobbiejoy amann helped organize the event...a cause that is close to her. (bobbiejoy amann/ event organizer) "i started transitioning back in 2008 and kind of completed that process in 2013. so i know what people are going through." according to amann...transgender persons face a 50- percent chance of attempting suicide before reaching the age of 20. jessica tygart/ event attendee "i have attempted suicide numerous times." jessica tygart who identifies as transgender, says she came to the event in search of resources...and support. (jessica tygart/ event attendee) "the help out there is just so minimal, that when you look for it you can't seem to find it." but it appeared tygart found what she was looking for thursday night...as public officials pledged their support...and a mother shared her story...a story pleading for acceptance. (joanne lee/ lgbtq activist) "please...accept them for who they are...that's the only way...to save the children's life." if you or anyone you know is in crisis and needs to talk to someone.. counselors with
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suicide prevention center, are available their number is 800 237-8255 nevada's democratic caucus takes place today polls show sanders and clinton are deadlocked ahead of the big event. meanwhile republican candidates are courting voters ahead of the south carolina primary.. mary moloney has the latest. --reporter pkg-as follows-- the clinton campaign hopes this endorsement from south carolina congressman jim clyburn gives hillary the edge. (rep. jim clyburn/ (d) south carolina): "the future of the democratic party and the united states of america will be best served with the experiences and know-how of hillary clinton as our 45th president." but eight years ago -- clinton didn't have the same support. in clyburn's 2014 memoir -- he said an angry bill clinton called him in the middle of the night and promised a fight. clyburn says he's endorsing the former secretary of state now because he fears a long democratic fight. the contest between clinton and sanders has become
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(hillary clinton/ (d) presidential candidate): "maybe it's that senator sanders wasn't really a democrat until he decided to run for president. he doesn't even know.. well it's true. it's true." sanders -- a lifelong independent -- insists he is the candidate for change. (bernie sanders/ (d) presidential candidate): "it looks to me like nevada is ready to will lead this country into a political revolution." in the hours leading up to the democratic caucuses in nevada and the south carolina primary for republicans -- the candidates will hold more than 20 events. (donald trump/ (r) presidential candidate): "it's crunch time folks, it's crunch time." polls put donald trump in the lead in the gop race. with a battle brewing for second and third place -- between ted cruz -- marco rubio -- john kasich -- and jeb bush . (jeb bush/ (r) presidential candidate): "donald trump has 18 delegates, you need 21-hundred plus to win the nomination. i've got four, so i'm 14 behind him. so, there is a long way to go." i'm mary moloney
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the starts at 11 a-m. the republican caucus is on tuesday february 23-rd. for more info on polling locations, visit your political party's website we will bring you a special edition of fox five news at five -- tonight. we'll have coverage of the results, and live updates from the candidates local caucus headquarters it's more than just a paycheck... the competiiton sign spinners in the valley...are taking part in...their slick moves when we come back. and...unlv facing off against unr tonight.. how attending tonight's game will help kids in
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one of the areas that i've been particularly interested in is the area of children.
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and every child in this state is somebody. no matter where they're born, no matter to whom they are born. i want to make sure that eve child has a chance to live up to his or her god-given potential. i've spent my life fighting for children, and i'm not stopping now. i'm hillary clinton, and i have always approved this message. cordes: most nurses are tough. they're problem-solvers. they like making things better. people don't have access to healthcare because they just can't afford it. bernie sanders understands how pharmaceutical companies and major medical companies are ripping us off. bernie tells the truth, and he's been consistent. he understands that the system is rigged, and he's the only one who can bring real change.
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o familiar with here in las vegas... sign spinners...spinning their signs with the hopes of catching your attention. now the best of the best are putting their skills to the test.f remont street experience is playing host to the ninth annual world sign spinners championship! the two-day competition brings more then 1- hundred sign flippers together for an epic battle to see who has the best moves. this is fourth time the contest has been held in las vegas. the winner will receive one thousand dollars in cash and the chance to be the face of the brand the winner will receive one thousand dollars in cash and the
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parks is right outside las vegas. lake mead moved up to the fifth most-visited site in the national park service system. more than seven-million people stopped by in 2015. that's up five- percent compared to the year before. lake mead also saw a lot of foot traffic in 2015. the park saw an increase in overall visitors. the other sites that made the list -- blue ridge parkway won the top spot... followed by golden gate... great smoky mountains... and lincoln memorial. ((anchor chat)) after a couple of
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with a record high wednesday followed by very strong wind and a much cooler thursday, we're settling in for a mild ride the next few days. afternoon temps will stay about 10 degrees above normal with overnight lows around 50. the only changes in store will come mid-week next week. a weather system approaching from the pacific will break down the high pressure overhead, but the only signs we'll see will be an increase in high clouds, and maybe some strong winds along the colorado river. daytime highs will slip a few degrees but will still be above normal.
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famous author behind to kill a mocking bird.... has died. lee studied law at the university of alabama. her lawyer father was the inspiration for atticus in "to kill a mockingbird". the nevada conservatory theatre has been living the story for the past several weeks. they say even though they haven't met lee... they were sad to
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passing. " i think so many people find that parallel with their lives, that you feel like you know harper lee. in a way, it feels like someone in your family has passed. i believe that's where most of us are today." "to kill a mocking bird" will be at unlv's judy bailey theatre february 21st and 28th. an inner-state rivalry is underway! the runnin rebels meet the wolfpack tonight at the thomas and mack. it's all part of the governor's series... tip off is at 7 p-m. and...the family of legendary runnin' rebel coach jerry tarkanian will be holding a toy drive today. that's all to raise awareness for pediatric strokes. the family is encouraging fans to bring stuffed animals to the runnin rebels game. drive will benefit different hospitals... close to home... tarkanian's 5- year-old grandson-- jerry-- suffered a stroke. the springs preserve is celebrating black history month with an all-day festival today.
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from local soul food restaurants...and plenty of live music and dancing... tickets are 5 dollars for adults and kids 17 and under are free. it's happening at the springs preserve from 10 to 5 today. we're getting closer to nascar weekend here in las vegas. and fox 5 will once again bring you the emmy winning speedway saturday night. we'll have feature stories, live interviews and everything you need to know to get you ready for the race at the las vegas motor speedway. it's saturday march 5-th at 7 p-m. it's dinner time! after the break... the adorbale kangaroo who thinks he's a dog... adorable kangaroo and the clever way he asks for
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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, but no longer carries so much of that burden alone. 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.
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a baby kangaroo proves he's just like any other pet when it comes close to dinner time. the joey is seen here jumping up and hanging on the leg of its handler...who happens to be wisking the little guys milk. he certainly knows the sound... and the excitement and impatience completely take over. there's an animal adoption event at bass pro shops today.. 16 rescue groups will be at the outdoor store, with dogs, cats, pigs, and donkeys looking for a home. there will also be booths, food trucks, and live entertainment. this goes from 10 a-m to three. there's much more ahead on fox5 news this morning. coming up... academy award winning actress susan sarandon joins us live in studio... why she's in town today and the presidential candidate she's rooting for all that plus breaking news, weather and traffic in just two minutes on fox five news this
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the person who lives here has to solve problems as big as the world. and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. every day. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for 8 million kids. the senator who helped the city rise again. the secretary of state who stood up for america and stared down hostile leaders around the world, is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job.
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and medicare. or shut down planned parenthood. she'll take on the gun lobby, finally get equal pay for women, and stop the republicans from ripping all our progress away. so on february 20th stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe, and build a stronger economy, hillary's the choice. i won't make promises i can't keep. we can make a real difference in people's lives.
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why police say the father is to blame. plus the charges he's now facing and south carolina republicans will cast their votes in the nation's first in the south primary. a preview of the big event meanwhile a close democratic race here in nevada details on today's cuacus and where you can go to participate good morning and welcome to fox5 news this morning. i'm shannon moore hope your saturday is off to a great start. up first with a check of the weather, nate tannenbaum in for ophelia. after a couple of topsy-turvy days with a record high wednesday followed by very strong wind and a much cooler thursday, we're settling in for a mild ride the next few days. afternoon temps will stay about 10 degrees above normal with overnight lows around 50. the only
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next week. a weather system approaching from the pacific will break down the high pressure overhead, but the only signs we'll see will be an increase in high clouds, and maybe some strong winds along the colorado river. daytime highs will slip a few degrees but will still be above normal. we start with breaking news this morning -- metro on the scene of an overnight shooting near lake mead and marion it happened just before 2am police say at least 1 person was shot, and taken to umc where he later died. no word on any suspects or a description we will keep you updated on this story as new information becomes available a scuffle on the strip - ends in gunfire. 2 women shot dead.. the suspects still on the lose les krifaton has more on how the situation unfolded. i heard gunshots,
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pause and two more shots. this fox5 viewer after hearing the shots and then camera went to his window and and pictures of metro officers hovering over something in the middle of the road. i had no idea that not until he looked at the pictures and to shooting video. capture officers combing the area looking for evidence as to what went down. the woman according to metro was one of two women killed after fight broke out in the parking garage at the miracle mile hollywood. quickly and broke up the fight those involved then got in their cars left the garage and drove off on harmon heading where the shots were fired and the was found on the street. police say around they were called to after receiving reports of a man and woman found shot inside a vehicle in the valet area. both were rushed to hospital where the woman was pronounced dead the man at the time was reported to be critical. the woman who was
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at alderbaran was pronounced dead at the hospital although our viewer suspects she may have died at the scene. i don't witness these things very often but i would say they were very calm, very professional, seemed almost routine to them police say footage from the parking lot at miracle mile shops connects the two people found at the cosmopolitan to the woman who was found on the street at alderbaran. lk f5n llv lk f5n llv police say they are looking for a man driving a dark gray 2015 toyota camry. if you have any information on this shooting you are asked to call police or call crime stoppers at 702 385-55-55 if you have any information on this shooting you are asked to call police right away. you can remain anonymous by calling crimestoppers at 702 385-55-55 a 12 year old boy kills himself with his father's gun. the shooting happened on february 13th. police say the father, olin manuel, wasn't even allowed to own any firearms. no word on how he got it or how the boy got a hold of it. the boys death was ruled a suicide. we spoke to the parents of another child who
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playing with a gun... they're working to prevent more gun tragedies from happening. " it just keeps happening. it's almost like a slap in the face every time you see this, you know what the families are going through, you know the horrors from the siblings, cousins, uncles, aunts, the whole family is affected by this. " the boy's funeral will be in arizona. maunel is facing several charges including abuse power has been restored to laughlin this morning... after a fire shut down a transformer "what i saw was a fireball the size of a two-story building and it suddently flashed up. "from the rear view mirror and the town going dark and the casino row down there is kinda something to see." the power came back just before
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under investigation republican presidential candidates are getting ready for the south carolina primary, taking place today. but as suneln serfaty reports, some of the candidates spent friday... clearing up comments that were made a decade ago. (sen. ted cruz/(r) presidential candidate) "here in south carolina these next 21 hours are going to decide a great deal." the urgent pitches. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "i'm different. because i have a chance to win new york. can you imagine? if you win new york, new york is best." in the final sprint in south carolina. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "you talk about people that lies, this ted cruz. this is the biggest liar i've ever seen." donald trump now trying to de- escalate his feud with the pope. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "they had him convinced that illegal immigration is like a wonderful thing." putting blame on the media instead. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "i don't like fighting with the pope, actually. i don't think this is a fight. i think he said something much softer than
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media." the vatican today, clarifying that the pope's comment was not a quote "personal attack nor an indication in how to vote." but trump also on the defensestrugglin g to explain his past stance on the iraq war buzzfeed obtaining these comments trump made to howard stern in 2002 --- supporting the invasion of iraq. (graphic) "are you for invading iraq? yeah, i guess so, uh, i wish it was -- i wish the first time it was done correctly." thatmuch different than what trump regularly tells voters on the campaign trail: that he opposed the invasion from the start. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "i'm the one, from 2002, 2003, said you shouldn't be doing it." at the c-n-n townhall...trump tried to explain. (anderson cooper/cnn) "do you remember saying that?" (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "no. but i mean i could have said that. nobody asked me. i wasn't a politician. it was probably the first time anybody asked me that question." and todaytrying to clean it up. (donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "i was with howard stern -- before the war, before -- like many months before -- and the first guy ever to
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stern, i said, "yeah i don't know, yeah i guess." then i started looking at it. before the war started, i was against that war. i was against that war." meanwhile, the most intense south carolina showdown is the fierce battle between rubio and cruz. each fighting to leave south carolina with the upper hand as the alternative to trump. (sen. ted cruz/(r) presidential candidate) "we have been through a wild and woolly election season." jeb bushunder pressure to finish strong here.campaignin g with his mom (jeb bush/(r) presidential candidate) "jeb has been a great son, great father, great husband." and laying.into nearly all his rivals. (jeb bush/(r) presidential candidate) "donald trump has never shown any interest in anybody else other than himself. and the two candidates that are gifted speakers, marco rubio and ted cruz, have shown nothing in their past that would suggest that they can make a tough decision." today, nevada will be the first in the west to hold a democratic presidential caucus. hillary clinton and senator bernie sanders -- neck and neck fox 5's cyndi lundeberg had the chance to speak to the former secretary of
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and has more on her comittment to nevada let me say i am the best prepared and tested to take on whoever the republicans nominate former secretary of state hillary clinton isn't just prepared for senator bernie sanders... she says she's ready to take on whoever becomes the republican nominee. she says the trials and tribulations of this year from her email scandal to the benghazi hearings... has only strengthed her resolve to push forward. i have been under attack as you know for a long time im still standing in nevada both the sanders and clinton campaigns have been working to earn the latino vote which makes up nearly one third of the population. but the former secretary of state tells fox 5 her main campaign strategy is to better every americans life... nevada and beyond. i want every part of nevada from african american latino american to pacific islander to white to know they have a
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and fighter in me when im in the white house clinton also touched on the solar battle raging in the silver state... she calls what's happening to the industry 'absurd' and blames the public utilities commission... as for education she says clark county needs to attract teachers who can better public schools. everybody who worries about anything whether its your income or healthcare you cant afford prescription drugs social security you want comprehensive immigration reform whatever your issue is if you dont show up tomororw you leave that to somebody else so please come caucus be apart of the process she's confident in her campaign... and the platform she acknowledges tomorow is a huge weve had two contests i won one 48 to go weve becuase i wanna break down all the barriers that stand in the way of people getting ahead bernie sanders....
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barriers that stand in the way of people getting ahead bernie sanders.... also making several stops across nevada. he held a rally and a concert in henderson on friday. it was open to the public... he discussed topics like immigration and solar energy in the silver state. "the public utilities commission here in nevada has made decision to make it harder for people to install solar panel. (boo) we have got to make it easier not harder." "i very much hope the state government here will reconsider that disasterous decision nevada has opportunity to lead country in solar power (cheers)"
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the newscast, actress susan sarandon stops by the studio to discuss her support for sanders and the importance of today's democratic caucus. that caucus starts at 11 a-m. the republican caucus will take place on tuesday february 23-rd. to find your polling location just visit your political party's website and be sure to join us tonight for a special edition of fox 5 news at 5.. we'll be live from the candidate's caucus headquarters with results, plus our political analysts will be weighing in throughout the broadcast. again, that coverage starts tonight at 5.. right here on fox5. lucky to be alive. strong winds flip over an 18 wheeler. the driver, lived to tell about the terrifying moment the world's richest doctor is joining in on the fight agianst cancer more on the progress made so far -- and how he plans to change
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for her "experience, leadership, tenacity," the las vegas sun endorses hillary clinton. just like planned parenthood action fund endorses clinton for her fortitude keeping government out of women's personal healthcare decisions. and the league of conservation voters action fund... for her bold plan to attack climate change. or the human rights campaign... because hillary believes only love should decide which two people can marry. not just a progressive. a progressive who gets results. i'm hillary clinton,
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hmmmmmm-hmm-hmm hmm hmm hmm hmm hmm-hmm let us be lovers, we'll marry our fortunes together [ cheering ] i've got some real estate here in my bag counting the cars on the new jersey turnpike they've all come to look for america [ cheers and applause ]
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father dies trying to rescue his family -- from their burning home in new york. the family was asleep inside when the fire broke out investigators say demetrius johnson was able to get his girlfriend and 3 kids outside, but then ran back into the flames to search for his son. firefighters later found that child, a 3 year old boy -- alive -- hiding in a closet. they discovered johnson had collapsed after putting the boy inside for safety. the cause of the fire is under investigation. meanwhile, 2 people including a firefighter here in las vegas, injured in a house fire, it happened at a vacant home near the south point on friday evening officials someone started the fire to keep warm. it took crews a while to put it out because there aren't any hydrants in that area. water had to be brought to fight the flames. none of the injuries, we're told, are life threatening. a strong gust of wind manages to flip over a semi truck traveling on a busy freeway in iowa. miraculously, the driver survived "i mean there was no
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started, it just picked me up and threw me right over like i was a piece of trash on the side of the road." there were several other reports of vehicles being blown off the road across iowa on friday. a high wind warning is still in effect for most of the state. ((anchor chat)) after a couple of topsy-turvy days with a record high wednesday followed by very strong wind and a much cooler thursday, we're settling in for a mild ride the next few days. afternoon temps will stay about 10 degrees above normal with
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changes in store will come mid-week next week. a weather system approaching from the pacific will break down the high pressure overhead, but the only signs we'll see will be an increase in high clouds, and maybe some strong winds along the colorado river. daytime highs will slip a few degrees but will still be above normal. arizona's leaders
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make the state the epi-center of one of the most ambitious efforts to cure pediatric cancer. fox's marcy jones has the details... it's called "moonshot" - because the mission - to cure cancer, was something seemingly impossible, until now soon shiong says: "we are hopefully creating a platform that gives hope... there are so many options available" at a press conference today world renowned surgeon doctor patrick soon shiong announced the launch of cancer moonshot 2020 in arizona soon shiong says: "and if you can actually identify in real time, before the patient is admitted to such toxic therapy.... i think there's real hope" for someone like chrisie funari, who
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to cancer, to have this groundbreaking initiative in arizona is more than incredible, it's funari says: "after losing my daughter ava to cancer three years ago ... that are on the same mission" over time, soon shiong says the goal is to develop an effective vaccine based immunotherapy to combat cancer by 2020 -- and they're doing it by changing the way we look at cancer now in phase two, over the next 36 months, arizona will become the headquarters of one of the most ambitious initiatives to cure cancer - and that's something to be proud of stanton says: "it's a unique and positive opportunity that we're part of ... and actually we're the epicenter of it" marcy jones fox 10 news thinking of catching a movie this weekend a list of the latest releases
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exress yourself! a look at actor shia labeouf's bizarre new performance art... and why he decided to spend 24-hours in an
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thinking of catching a movie this weekend... fox's will carr has a preview of what you can
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(snd: risen) the new faith-based film "risen" led by joseph fiennes tells the story of two men who try to solve the mystery of what happened to jesus after the crucifixion... (snd: race) the new movie "race" is based on the life of track and field star jesse owens---it chronicles his determination to succeed and his historic performance at the 1936 olympics. (snd: the witch) the new horror flick "the witch" is set in 1630---it follows a family that gets banished to an isolated forest where... evil awaits them. (snd: touched with fire- in folder tuesday) opening in more theaters, is the indie "touched with fire" starring katie holmes and luke kirby as bipolar poets who fall in love at a treatment facility. the film follows their fight to stay together and their struggles with the disorder. (snd: national parks adventure) on giant screens
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- imax included - is the robert redford narrated "national - imax included - is the robert redford narrated "national parks adventure... lowe says: "i think my ultimate goal in being part of this is to inspire people to go outdoors first and foremost traveling to the national parks and visiting these places that are so amazingly special we're so lucky to have." macgillivray says: "we are there not only to pay tribute to the national parks and this wonderful legacy that was set up 100 years ago but to say we have to continue to be stewards of these natural environments. they will get destroyed if we let them. something will happen to them we have to be there to protect them and that's the goal of the movie, is look how wonderful these are they belong to all of us
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way." (snd: deadpool- in folder tuesday) plus audiences can still check out the record-breaking comic book adaptation "deadpool" starring ryan reynolds which had the biggest r-rated movie debut ever. (snd: deadpool) in hollywood, will carr, fox news. it's been a rough week for rihanna.... still on the heels of her last- minute grammys cancellation-- the pop princess has now announced... she's postponing the first 8 stops on her "anti" world tour. rihanna will be at the mandalay bay april on 29 and 30 a judge has ruled pop star kesha can not terminate or change her contract with sony music. the singer took her former record producer, dr luke to court, claiming he sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally abused her. dr luke told the judge, the lawsuit was just an attempt for her to get out of the deal. the judge's decision sates kesha may record with a new producer, but will still have to abide by the contract's terms. shia labeouf is back to making
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performance art. the "transformers" star just completed a 24 occuption of an elevator in england. he stood inside the public elevator -- live streaming the whole thing on youtube with the hashtag "elevate" the son of soccer star david beckham -- pulls off an impressive skateboarding trick. check it out. the young beckham posted this video to his instagram account it shows him leaping over a set of stairs while his father lies right in the middle. he goes on to perform a couple more stunts.. proving he's not only got pretty sweet skills -- but also total trust from his dad. tra gum ad is warming hearts online... it's a story about a couple who became friends in kindergarden.. and met up again several years e,laad lost her husband in afghanistan.. he was a single dad... their paths crossed...and their love story began. with the help of extra gum, marcus proposed to jessica.. take a look. marcus proposing...music
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marcus proposed to jessica...with the help of their daughters who helped draw scetches on extra gun wrappers.. the couple is now expecting their first child together. saying goodbye to a supreme court justice... how people from across the country are honoring antonin scalia fighting for change... how a mother is hoping the story of her own child...
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europe more on the terrorist threat there and the fears of an attack the battle between the fbi and apple heats up why the dept of justice says they're not going to wait for apply to comply and it's a big day in the silver state! nevada's democratic caucus is today.... we also have a special guests in studio actress susan sarandon will be joining us live in just a few minutes... good morning -- rise and shine -- its a lovely day across the valley. thanks for watching fox five news this morning i'm shannon
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lots of news to get to as usual.. but first up, nate tannenbaum with a check of the forecast after a couple of topsy-turvy days with a record high wednesday followed by very strong wind and a much cooler thursday, we're settling in for a mild ride the next few days. afternoon temps will stay about 10 degrees above normal with overnight lows around 50. the only changes in store will come mid-week next week. a weather system approaching from the pacific will break down the high pressure overhead, but the only signs we'll see will be an increase in high clouds, and maybe some strong winds along the colorado river. daytime highs will slip a few degrees but will still be above normal. 2 kidnapping
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behind bars this morning -- after an investigation was launched into a woman, claiming she had been held captive. fox5's abby theodros explains exactly what happened metro police got a call just before 6 this morning of a reported kidnapping in northwest las vegas. nats sounds of sirens at a home near cheyenne and fort apache. that's where police say a woman was held against her will. jimmy brown - neighbor . it kind of made my heart drop a little bit because i have my whole fmaily in there. my mom lives right up on grand canyon and i have a friend who lives right behind me over here. she escapes and gets help from a neighbor but police were just starting their investigation. jesse roybal: detectives had swat
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residence in question. through the course of the investigation we determined that some of those suspects may have been located at a location on broad river. that search led investigators to another house a couple miles away near rainbow. that's where they were able to arrest one suspect. however - the other suspect got away. neighbors saw him jumping fences and running through yards in the neighborhood. one man who asked to remain anonymous says he saw the man running away from police. neighbor/anonymou s: he basically ran up to my gate and started shaking my gate really hard. but instead just hopped it. i dont know where he went. he must of went through my back yard. it's still unclear if the vicitm knew the suspects - or if the suspects had ties at the second location. however - police did say this... roybal: this suspect showed how willing he was to escape and that was entering an innocent persons home. and so we're very grateful that our officers were in the area and were at that location and were able to take that suspect into custody with out any harm
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north las vegas police are issuing a serious warning alert when leaving children in the hands of others. "if you are watching over a child you find yourself frustrated angry mad for whatever reason take a timeout go somewhere else go in another room count to 10 call someone avenues you can take so situation doesn't escalate." the department releasing new details about 2 separate child abuse cases -- both cases involving babysitters -- police say cynthia lavender was watching a 5- month-old about two weeks ago --- when she became frustrated. she admitted to detectives that she threw the child at a wall... then dropped him on a tile floor. the baby later died at u-m-c. in the other case -- police say a 7 month old baby suffered serious brain damage when an unlicensed caretaker, named alejandra robles dropped the child
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both suspects were arrested this week and are facing sevearal child abuse charges a puppy is recovering this morning, after being thrown from a moving car. "bandit" broke his leg, but those caring for him say he's still playful and in good spirits. the group "rottweillers of las vegas" is raising money to pay for his surgery, which was about four thousand dollars. they say bandit's injury is serious, but they won't give up on him. "even though he suffered tragedy being abused by people hes still a lover." "hes got a lot of healing a lot of growing to do. he probably has 4 6 week recovery rehabiliation through. and at that point he'll go up for adoption at rottweilers of las vegas." "bandit" will be up for adoption once he recovers. if you would like to help bandit, we have information on the links page of our website, fox5 vegas dot com. officials in europe warning that thousands of
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wandering free officials there say up to 5- thousand terrorists may have been able to sneak into the country -- after recieving isis training in syria and iraq. europe is currently facing its biggest terror threat in more than a decade. they add, the growing number of foreign fighters implies isis or another religious terror group -may be planning a large- scale attack. the battle over apple's refusal to helpthe f-b-i unlock a terrorist's smartphone continues... government officials went before a federal judge friday... urging the court to force the tech giant to comply. the f-b-i is trying to access a phone belonging to the man behind last year's terror attack in san bernadino. apple c-e-o tim cook says they could -- but they won't... as it would undermine decades of security advancements that protect customers. apple has until next friday to comply or request a court hearing of their own. thousands gather to pay their respects to the late supreme court justice antonin scalia "obama says: "he will no doubt be
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consequential judges and thinkers to serve on the supreme court." " the 79-year-old supreme court justice died last weekend in west texas. he was appointed in 1986 by president ronald reagan, and became known as a conservative icon. scalia's clerks took turns standing vigil at his casket - four at a time funeral services will be held later today a wisconsin mother is heart- broken over the death of her transgender child. she's now speaking out in the hopes of saving someone else's life. max gorden has her story. --reporter pkg-as follows-- (joanne lee/ lgbtq activist) "he came out...and then i didn't accept him." a mother in grief....after her transgender son committed suicide. (joanne lee/ lgbtq activist) "if i could tell him that i loved him so much no matter what, you know, who he was. but i cannot go back." while lee cannot go back...she is trying to create a positive future for l-g-b-t-q people in wisconsin through advocacy... speaking thursday at intercession
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(bobbiejoy amann/ event organizer) "well the inspiration was trying to save kids' lives." bobbiejoy amann helped organize the event...a cause that is close to her. (bobbiejoy amann/ event organizer) "i started transitioning back in 2008 and kind of completed that process in 2013. so i know what people are going through." according to amann...transgender persons face a 50- percent chance of attempting suicide before reaching the age of 20. jessica tygart/ event attendee "i have attempted suicide numerous times." jessica tygart who identifies as transgender, says she came to the event in search of resources...and support. (jessica tygart/ event attendee) "the help out there is just so minimal, that when you look for it you can't seem to find it." but it appeared tygart found what she was looking for thursday night...as public officials pledged their support...and a mother shared her story...a story pleading for acceptance. (joanne lee/ lgbtq activist) "please...accept them for who they are...that's the only way...to save the
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if you or anyone you know is in crisis and needs to talk to someone.. counselors with the national suicide prevention center, are available their number is 800 237-8255 nevada's democratic caucus takes place today polls show sanders and clinton are deadlocked ahead of the big event. meanwhile republican candidates are courting voters ahead of the south carolina primary.. mary moloney has the latest. --reporter pkg-as follows-- the clinton campaign hopes this endorsement from south carolina congressman jim clyburn gives hillary the edge. (rep. jim clyburn/ (d) south carolina): "the future of the democratic party and the united states of america will be best served with the experiences and know-how of hillary clinton as our 45th president." but eight years ago -- clinton didn't have the same support. in clyburn's 2014 memoir -- he said an angry bill clinton called him in the middle of the night and promised a
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clyburn says he's endorsing the former secretary of state now because he fears a long democratic fight. the contest between clinton and sanders has become contentious. (hillary clinton/ (d) presidential candidate): "maybe it's that senator sanders wasn't really a democrat until he decided to run for president. he doesn't even know.. well it's true. it's true." sanders -- a lifelong independent -- insists he is the candidate for change. (bernie sanders/ (d) presidential candidate): "it looks to me like nevada is ready to will lead this country into a political revolution." in the hours leading up to the democratic caucuses in nevada and the south carolina primary for republicans -- the candidates will hold more than 20 events. (donald trump/ (r) presidential candidate): "it's crunch time folks, it's crunch time." polls put donald trump in the lead in the gop race. with a battle brewing for second and third place -- between ted cruz -- marco rubio -- john kasich -- and jeb bush . (jeb bush/ (r) presidential candidate): "donald trump has 18 delegates, you need
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i've got four, so i'm 14 behind him. so, there is a long way to go." i'm mary moloney reporting. the starts at 11 a-m. the republican caucus is on tuesday february 23-rd. for more info on polling locations, visit your political party's website we will bring you a special edition of fox five news at five -- tonight. we'll have coverage of the results, and live updates from the candidates local caucus headquarters actress susan sarandon is feelin' the bern we chat with her live -- about her choice for president.. stick around -- that's coming up next -- after the break i need new carpet. ok. i have two dogs.
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here in the valley--- the westgate went dark... after an early morning power outage. as fox5's ophelia young shows us... clark county firefighters investigated, while guests walked around in the dark. nat of video people walkinig around this is a video sent to fox 5 from a westgate hotel and casino guest - it shows dozens of people wandering through the dark casino floor around midnight. thats when guests say the power went out - "it was crowded its a casino peopel was ganbling people was on the slot machine
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like it just went out." in fact smoke from those wires prompted clark county firefighters to rush into the hotel. on the casino floor guests were left literally in the dark. "everyone was shocked they couldnt believe it." "didnt tell us anything." visitors say lights were out on the whole floor except the sports book. "like 140 i was on the slot machine i had 140 i hope i can get it back hopefully." this is a picture of make's slot machine - the monitor completely dark. staff members scrambled to gather his and everyone's information. "no organization." the chaos only got worse. while power was being restored - an alarm was tripped - another twitter user captured and posted the moment. "nat sound." "vrr vrr like real loud so everyone started coming down the stairs people that were asleep they came downstairs they wanted to knwo
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stairwells flooded with sleepy guests. "---" the next morning - fox 5 walked through the casino floor - as sections of slot machines were turned on. staff members surrounded each machine and printed cash vouchers to return to players. a gaming expert says electronic slot machines are computers - retaining information even after a hard boot. make says the casino apologized to him with a 50 dollar restaurant voucher. but it doesnt make up for the 140 - stuck in a machine. "i need my money like wheres my money." we reached out to the westgate-- but they declined interviews regarding the power outage.
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after a couple of topsy-turvy days with a record high wednesday followed by very strong wind and a much cooler thursday, we're settling in for a mild ride the next few days. afternoon temps will stay about 10 degrees above normal with overnight lows around 50. the only changes in store will come mid-week next week. a weather system approaching from the pacific will break down the high pressure overhead, but the only signs we'll see will be an increase in high clouds, and maybe some strong winds along the colorado river. daytime highs will slip a few degrees but will still be above normal.
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the secret to happiness... no it's not winning the lotto.. not even all the money in the world -- though im certain that will help.. after the break.. we'll tell you what researchers from harvard say
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about to make
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presidential nominee. fox five's kevin bolinger explains exactly what a caucus is all about - and what you need to know here in nevada. nats of candidate rallies/4boxed nevada has seen all of the presidential candidates numerous times making appearances and holding rallies. now it's time for the voters to decide who should get the party nomination....and in our state it's done using the caucus system. mark peplowski: this is the ultimate because each campaign is going to be working to turn people out to the caucus. getting them there is the problem. mark peplowski: the passive voters don't go. the once in a don't go. but those about the political process, this allows line to make a difference. both democrats and republicans are hoping people turn out to caucus - not
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better gague of where people stand...but it allows the parties to establish engaged voters to develop a ground game to get out the vote in november. state senator aaron ford: it's talking to your neighbor about who it is you're supporting, why you're supporting that person, why your neighbor should support that person or vice versa, why your neighbor is telling you to support the person she's supporting. important things in life... and one of the hardest to study. but psychiatrist robert waldinger and his team made an extensive attempt. they tracked more than 700 men for 75 years. at the beginning of the study, the men thought wealth and fame would make them happy...
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very different. that does it for us for fox5 news weekend edition. thank you so much for joining
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make sure you tune in tonight for fox5 news at 10 and of course stay up with local headlines on fox5vegas.com make it a good saturday everybody.
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