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the only other person home... while those two girls were away with their father. as much as it sounds like a cliche... this truly was the dictionary definition of a quiet neighborhood. almost everyone keeps to themselves... especially now. 54:09 many of our neighbors don't want to talk -- don't want to say much. this man says -- the police just don't get called out here very often... and thats why this time, when he found out there was a murder suicide in his neighborhood, he couldn't believe it. 56:18 they used to just drive by and wave and that was it. didn't know them by name and didn't know them by their nature. other neighbors say two girls, a 14 year old and an 8 year old, lived there with their mom and stepdad... but they were not inside the house
the enemy was inside. the gun was inside the house. it's not like someone broke in or someone assaulted them and that has a curiosity (nats) he said he thought he heard gunshots a few days ago... but at the time he thought it was just fireworks. 56:00 it happened once down the street police say they've been called out to the house before to help settle an argument, but nothing serious enough to warrant an arrest. now they're just working on trying to figure out a motive. closed captioning will resume the hunt
man who escaped police custody friday after police arrested him for murder. today north las vegas police won't release any new details but say they hope he is still in the area. after doing our own search... fox5 discovered that police are pulling out all the stops to find this guy. every criminal case of his... from misdemeanor traffic citations to more serious charges.... are flagged with a warrant... to indicate his wanted status to any officer who finds him. one of the most recent charges stemmed from a july 25th incident. a manager at peterson motel and apartments shared surveillence video with us that shows what appears to be perez pulling out a gun and firing nine shots at the managing office. perez has been on the run since friday. north las vegas police say perez twisted his handcuffs until they broke and then walked out of an interview room, and stole a truck to get away.
information that can help police find perez, call crimestoppers at 702-385-55-55. remember, police say perez is dangerous, so call them instead of approaching him. i-t-t technical institute suddenly shut its doors for good this morning. the national for- profit school was facing big penalties from the federal government. it had more than 400 students in the las vegas area... fox5's eric hilt spoke to some of those students, eric how are they reacting to this sudden closure? students i spoke withai angry and wondering what they can do next... they told me they took out tens of thousands of dollars in student loans and now won't have a degree to show for it. students told me they received a email from the school at 4:00 this morning. it read that the school was closing because of the penelties sent down from the department of education -- which banned the school from accepting students using federal financial aid, and forced it to pay $150 million dollars as insurance for
the email left students like john collins jr., who was months away from graduation and had taken out 50-thousand dollars worth of loans, frustrated. "it's horrible, i mean i just dont have the words to describe how, the way i feel right now. i put my all into bettering myself and for it to just end...it's just a terrible ending" workers at other information and technology schools say those fines were because the school was not in compliance with standards -- and students were not getting the certifications they needed to find jobs after graduation coming up on at 5:00 hear what resources are out there for the hundreds former itt tech students who are now wondering what's next, and how some could have their student loans deferred. we have seen a few other schools shut
their students in limbo. "gold star school of gaming" closed last month, and students say they had no warning. and hundreds of cosmetology students were out of luck back in february, when two "marinello school of beauty" locations closed. 25 million dollars... that's the current tab on ads already bought in nevada's senate race. that's according to ad buying sources tracking commercials in the heated race. more than 13- million dollars comes from groups for republican congressman joe heck-- while more 11- million was spent on ads in support of democrate catherine cortez masto. the seat, being vacated by senator harry reid, could determine which party controls the senate as a whole. the agencies say outside groups are withholding money from donald trump to focus resources on key senate races. toss to weather
warming back up close to and at triple digit highs. we'll see 99 on wednesday afternoon. thursday we'll see a few clouds with 100 in the afternoon. we'll keep the clouds and the highs around 100 friday through the weekend. sunday into next week we'll pick up southwest gusts 25-30 mph and that will drop our highs back down the the mid 90s monday and tuesday.
years since three national guardsmen were killed in a carson city mass shooting. nevada soldiers in kuwait held a memorial run to honor them today. lieutenant colonel heath kelly, master sergeant colonel heath kelly, master sergeant christian riege and sergeant miranda mcelhiney were killed in the 20-11 attack. sergeant major james richardson says officers played amazing grace as a farewell to the soldier before the runners took off. " it was an opportunity to kind of bring everybody together and common background to pay tribute to some wonderful soldiers who lost their lives in such a senseless way, and it's good for us to do something like that out here this far away from home." more than 200 soliders and civilians participated in the kuwait run that shadows a carson city run held every year. the 20-11 shooting killed one other civilian and
get ready, stay ready. the city of henderson wants people to make plans in case of an emergency. september is national preparedness month... and was launched after 9/11. there are three key steps to being prepared. build an emergency supply kit with at least 72 hours of essential items for family members and pets.develop a plan for how to connect with loved ones when a disaster strikes. and be informed about potential threats. british airways is struggling to fix a problem with its check-in system. it's causing lg lines and delays at several airports, including mccarran international airport. it's not clear how many flights are affected. passengers say the airline told them the system failure has been going on for hours and is worldwide. but the airline says it's checking in passengers "as normal" at heathrow and gatwick airports in london. a surprise football victory inspires a local team to get on their feet. and you might want to as well, after seeing this celebration! " nats of haka dance "
school haka dance, and what is next for these exuberant football players. and a local olympian gets a key to the strip! hear why commissioners say gold medalist connor fields is a role model off the b-m-x track. and be the first to get breaking news and weather alerts with our fox5 app. it's free in mobile stores. you're watching fox5 news at 4. local. las vegas
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they're bringing drugs, they're brigning crime, they're rapists... you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes... blood coming out of her...wherever [pledge continues in background] you gotta see this guy; "oh, i don't know what i said. ah, i don't remember." i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters... get him the hell out of here... get him out of here! get out!
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liberty high school performing the haka dance... after beating the number one team in texas friday night! this was the biggest win ever for liberty high school. and the team is getting just as much attention for their haka dance... are for their victory. fox5's mike doria wanted to learn some of these moves for himself. that's liberty performing the haka dance after the game... haka is a tribal war dance... the team is technically still on playcation -- off of practice until wednesday as a thank you from the coach for the win. for the fans in the stands on friday -- this is the play still
morning. the haka is a tradition war cry and challenge of sorts used to intimidate the opposing team. it's done before and sometimes after a big game. it was started by the new zealand native football team in the late 1800's. on friday night, the liberty patriots upset westlake texas -- the top ranked team in the lonestar state -- with a 21 - 14 victory. liberty is looking to eventually beat bishop gorman locally and the liberty coach says the only way that'll happen is if his team plays the best of the best.
was honored today by clark county commissioners... not just for bringing home the gold, but for the good he does around our community. "i've been all around the world for competitions, but i always look forward to coming home. i love being a resident of clark county, i grew up here, it's home, and have my own day and a key to the strip! " connor fields took home a gold medal in b-m-x racing... the first american to win a gold medal in the sport. commissioners named today "connor fields day" and gave him a key to the strip. they also recognized fields' service to the community. he speaks at schools, volunteers for "make a wish", and is helping out with a prom for children with special needs. fields graduated
now fox5 weather 24/7, with chief meterologist ted pretty we waste no time warming back up close to and at triple digit highs. we'll see 99 on wednesday afternoon. thursday we'll see a few clouds with 100 in the afternoon. we'll keep the clouds and the highs around 100 friday through the weekend. sunday into next week we'll pick up southwest gusts 25-30 mph and that will drop our highs back down the the mid 90s monday and tuesday. closed captioning will resume shortly close to and at triple digit highs. we'll see 99 on wednesday afternoon. thursday we'll see a
for job in town.. bonnie springs will be hiring actors all week long.. for their haunted adventure bonnie screams. casting calls start wednesday from three to eight. and will last for about two weeks. the ranch is inviting anyone 18 or older to try out. they're looking to hire about 60 people... and you must come in your own
housop october 6-th. for more information on either of these events.. go to our website, at fox5 vegas dot com a single mom comes up with a creative solution... when her son's school hosts a "donuts with dads" event. see how she joins the activity, and inspires families in similar situations. and after months of rumors and supposed leaked pictures... apple fans will get their first look at the newest iphone tomorrow. why some sources say you might want to wait until next year if you want to upgrade. twenty five thousand jobs. that's
how many jobs nevada's created in clean energy. that's how many nevada jobs joe heck puts at risk... when he votes big oil's way. joe heck's taken hundreds of thousands in big oil money... and voted their way... protecting billions in tax breaks for oil companies. and threatening nevada's solar economy. twenty five thousand nevada jobs at risk.
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favorites - burgers, tacos and chili could taste just as great made with turkey. thousands stepped into the jennie-o tasting booth to find out. with just one bite, they knew. we sent him here to fix it. but congressman joe heck became part of the problem. wall street invested over a half-million dollars in congressman heck's campaigns, and heck supports their agenda -- privatizing social security, handing wall street billions in fees, but risking our retirement in the stock market, cutting benefits, putting wall street ahead of us.
part of the new chef-inspired panini collection from subway. danny tarkanian's carrying a lot of baggage. as a real-estate developer, tarkanian was penalized for failing to pay thousands in property taxes. tarkanian was ordered by a judge to repay $17 million in a failed development scheme. tarkanian refused to pay the money back, forcing taxpayers to bail him out, leaving us holding the bag.
going back to school can be tough on the kids... but teachers and parents are going out of their way to make school cool. jeremy roth shows us some of their creativity in "take a look at this." ok... let's face it... most kids don't like going back to school.... so the staff at this texas school figured the least they could do was make a party out of it! (nats- dancing) teachers at richland middle school welcomed students back to classes with a pump up jam session on the school's front steps that is equal parts inspiring and equal part cringe-worthy. the vid has gone viral on the school's facebook page with over 1.2 million views. a single mom pulled a "mr. mom", dressing up like dad so her son could enjoy his class's "donuts with dad" event-- and you guessed it--the mom's role reversal is blowing up online. yevette vasquez has become somewhat of an online celeb... hearing from single parents from around the world who shared their stories. yevette's first cosplay probably won't be her last... her two younger sons want her to do the same thing... when it's their turn for "donuts with
of the very few for whom school has not started yet... better take a cue from this furry guy and get in some playtime... before these final dog days of summer...are dog- gone! for take a look at this, i'm jeremy roth. apple is introducing its latest iphone tomorrow. but tech insiders say it might not be that exciting. apple hasn't released any details on the new phones. online speculators say it will look a lot like more than one report says the i- phone will replace its standard headphone jack with a second speaker at the bottom of the phone. according to the wall street journal... apple is planning more radical changes for next year's i- phone, for its tenth anniversary. a woman is relieved, when she gets the call that her missing credit card has been found. "they told me that they had my card in custody and they wanted to know if mr. brendan duffy was authorized to use it. and i said he most certainly is not! "
suspect involved isn't that bright. hear what he did, that led him right up to police! a fox news anchor is getting a major settlement... after suing her former boss for sexual harrassment. hear what is involved in this compromise... and why another familiar face at the network is stepping down. i'm catherine cortez masto and i approve this message. as a doctor, i see how decisions in washington impact my patients here in nevada. so even though
i'm a republican, i won't be voting for joe heck. joe heck's voted ten times to defund planned parenthood, which thousands of women
and heck opposes a woman's right to choose even when her health is at risk. for me and my patients, joe heck makes no sense. hillary clinton: i'm
hillary clinton and i approve this message. bob kidder, owner, new england shirt company: this factory has been here since eighteen eighty-three. we have over sixty people here making shirts labled made in america. but donald trump's brand of shirts come from china, his suits from mexico, his coats from india. trump's products have been made in twelve other countries because he says you know donald trump says he'll make america great again while
here's a look at some of your national headlines. a former stanford swimmer is now officially registered as a sex offender. this is the page for "brock turner" on the ohio offender data base. he served three months out of a six month sentence, after he was convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. critics felt turner deserved a lengthier punishment. turner is required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life. he is also serving three years of supervised probation. an anchor woman will receive a 20 million dollar settlement from fox... after suing former c-e-o roger ailes for sexual harrassment. 21st century fox says it apologizes for gretchen carlson not being treated with respect. ailes resigned from fox in july, and he will pay part of the settlement. he denies the sexual harrassment claims. other woman have accused ailes of sexual harrassment and retaliation. fox is in talks with these women as well. and right after the settlement
greta van susteren would be leaving the network immediately. the long-time anchor said she took advantage of a clause in her contract that allows her to leave... and that she had been considering the move for some time. political analyst brit hume will take over van susteren's show "on the record" through the election. the white house canceled a meeting with philippines president "rodrigo duterte" after he slammed president obama monday. (rodrigo duterte, philippines president) "i do not have any master except the filipino people. nobody but nobody. you must be white house officials said president obama would confront the president about his administration's handling of drug dealers, including a wave of alleged extra-judicial executions. duterte - also using profanity in his native tongue -- saying he would swear at obama if they met. the two leaders were expected to meet on the sidelines of the asian summit in laos. (obama) "i have seen some of those colorful statements in the
the philippine government released a statement saying duterte directed the profanity filled insults at a journalist...not obama. the philippines communications secretary stated duterte regrets the comments. a florida man realizes his phone battery is low... after he steals credit cards from random people. so he flagged down a police officer to charge it for him! sarina fazan shows us how the officer realized he was helping a burglary suspect. jerrica may is happy to be enjoying this labor day with daughter lily.....the holiday could have been a lot more stressful (jerrica may/victim of stolen debit card) it is a debit card and yes but it also a credit card and it's linked up to all the money. she didn't realize she lost it at kahuna bar and grille until a deputy called her. (jerrica may/victim of stolen debit card) they told me that they had my card in custody and they wanted to know if mr. brendan duffy was authorized to use it. and i said he most certainly is not! jerrica and her niece, trinity dodier, out with her that night--couldn't help but laugh whey they found out --how
(trinity dodier/victim's niece) he is definitely an airhead! that is what i think about that! the arrest affidavit spells out the whole bizarre encounter. (jerrica may/victim of stolen debit card) i have no idea what he was thinking it says early saturday morning, duffy flagged down a pinellas deputy driving on gandy boulevard asking him if he could charge his cell phone to call uber. (trinity dodier/victim's niece) i think it's kind of funny the deputy stopped and duffy made himself comfortable on a bench....whipping out a bunch of credit cards (jerrica may/victim of stolen debit card) if i had a pocket ll else's cars i definitely would not pull that pocket out! but duffy did! the deputy's keen eye noticed the cards not in his name..and arrested him. (jerrica may/victim of stolen debit card) my card was actually kept safe. my money was kept safe. trinity is especially thankful, she just moved from a small town and begged her aunt to go out--never expecting this in the big city! (trinity dodier/victim's niece) you don't really hear about a lot of stuff like that in wyoming. then coming here and going out like the first time ever....and that happens your mind is kind of blown! jerrica's surprised too ...and she
for a ride. but how about for a meal? we'll tell you about "uber eats"... and how soon you can start using the new service. and if willy wonka could create a burger in his chocolate factory... this would be it! see the most scrumdiddlyumpti ous hamburger around, that pays tribute to gene wilder. i pledge allegiance, to the flag [continues in background] they're bringing drugs, they're brigning crime, they're rapists... you could see there was blood coming out
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people visiting dubai can explore a lush tropical rainforest... but they'll have to go inside a luxury hotel first. take a look at these pictures from dubai's latest mega project. this tropical rainforest is being built in the upcoming "rosemont hotel"... under hilton's luxury brand. the rainforest will be more than 75 thousand square feet. it will include adventure trails, a sandless beach, a splash pool, waterfalls, and a rainforest cafe. the complex will consist of two 53-story towers -- and will welcome its first guests in 2018. uber is launching a food delivery service across the valley this week. the service runs through an app called "uber eats." more than 150 restaurants around the valley are participating in the delivery service.
in 20 other cities including l-a...new york...chicago and dallas. the app will compete against food delivery websites and apps like postmates...grubh ub...and yelp's eat 24. uber eats will launch wednesday. creative tributes for actor gene wilder are appearing around the world. and some of these tributes involve very colorful food! check out this "beauregard burger"! a bar in australia created it. along with the kaleidoscopic bun, created it. along with the kaleidoscopic bun, the burger has tomato soup jelly, blueberry onion jam, and a secret "wonka sauce". and to keep along with the willy wonka theme, there are hidden golden tickets in some of the meals. the burger sells for 16 american dollars. there are some restaurants that are happy to offer gluten-free dishes. and then there is one cafe... that is tired of changing
free demand. how management is angering customers... especially those who have health reasons for skipping wheat products. and the trick to getting a child relaxed before a major medical procedure may be easier than you think. what doctors say parents should do, about 20 minutes before an operation. your fox5 weather
gag as a real-estate developer, tarkanian was penalized for failing to pay thousands in property taxes. tarkanian was ordered by a judge to repay $17 million in a failed development scheme. tarkanian refused to pay the money back, forcing taxpayers to bail him out, leaving us holding the bag. danny tarkanian's out for himself, not us.
and.... could nevada see a spike in new gun shops? why some weapons stores in california are threatening to leave - and looking for new options out-of-state. and.... a robot rover is finally found - after it landed on a comet and went missing. how it was spotted by nasa in some highly- detailed photos. lawmakers are back to work today on capitol hill. and they failed to pass a vote that would fund the efforts to get rid of zika in the u-s. the c-d-c director says agency is almost out of money needed t carrying mosquitos and find a vaccine. the senate voted on a one- billion dollar bill that will help the cause... but it was blocked by democrats. this bill has been stalled for some time now. democrats have blocked it once before because it contains restrictions on funding for planned parenthood. surgery is scary for anyone... especially for a child who may not understand what is happening. a new study suggests
wonders for a child going through a major medical procedure by distracting them. kim hutcherson reports. for years -- parents have known smart devices help keep their children occupied... now it seems there could be a medical application for that. kids who are about to have surgery might be helped, by their i-pads! french researchers say playing games like "angry birds" worked just as well as sedatives, to make kids less anxious right before an operation. the small study looked at one- hundred and twelve children bet four-and-10 years old. the kids were randomly assigned to either take a sedative or play with an i-pad - twenty minutes before receiving anesthesia. researchers found the tablets worked just as well to reduce stress as did medication. and the study didn't just show the i-pads were helpful for the young ones... the devices apparently helped to relax the kids' parents too. this isn't the first study to suggest that technological distraction could be a way to reduce anxiety.
virtual reality as a way to assist people who are in stressful positions. for today's health minute i'm kim hutcherson. plenty of people are going on a gluten-free diet... not because of health reasons, but because they hope to lose weight that way. one restaurant has had enough of gluten-free requests... so now they require a doctor's note! "the white moose cafe" in ireland decided it was done making special gluten- free meals... after dealing with a customer who didn't have any medical reason for needing them. management says too ma are following the fad without even knowing what gluten is. they also offered to give away bandages to anyone whose feelings were hurt. the restaurant has previously gone after vegans who complained about the lack of menu options for
most people would swim away fast, if they saw a shark at the beach. but one woman is welcoming them with open arms! see how this brave diver is able to make friends with sharks... and how she avoids getting attacked. some people refer to puppies i'm catherine cortez masto and i approve this message. four years ago i was diagnosed with breast cancer but early treatment saved my life.
so i'm really outraged that joe heck voted ten times to defund planned parenthood er screenings. congressman heck even threatened to shut down the federal government to eliminate funding for planned parenthood. i hope the women of nevada remember that when it's time to vote.
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fix it. but congressman joe heck became part of the problem. wall street invested over a half-million dollars in congressman heck's campaigns, and heck supports their agenda -- handing wall street billions in fees, but risking our retirement in the stock market, cutting benefits, putting wall street ahead of us. congressman heck -- what's wrong with washington.
or kittens as their babies. and that is what one woman calls a group of sharks she regularly swims with! "there is definitely a connection through touch. but in general, it's a very shy animal. it takes quite a
lot of time for a shark to approach a human. once i touch them, the shark relaxes in my lap. " "christina zenato" is a shark diver from the bahamas. she has a custom suit made from stainless steel and titanium. christina says she is accidentally bit quite often as she feeds the sharks,
i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. there's a race going on right now. the world's clean energy super power's either going to be germany, china, or us. and i'm going to make
sure it's us. from 500 million solar panels installed by the end of my first term, to precision manufacturing. we'll beat the competition and create new high wage jobs. that's my plan. the new salami caprese panini from subway. pressed and grilled to cinematic perfection to get a golden brown crust and meld the flavors in melted cheese. part of the new chef-inspired
what police are... and aren't... saying about a homicide suspect... who escaped custody. hundred of students... with nowhere to go. a popular technical school suddenly shuts down. what's next for students - who have already invested so much inito their education. this is fox5 news at 5. local. las vegas i-t-t technical institute... shuts down its campuses across the country - now students are wondering what to do next. maddela. i'm john huck. the national "for-profit" school has more than four- hundred students here in southern nevada. fox5's eric hilt talked with one of them today. eric did they have any idea this was coming? students i talked with said they had no idea this was coming, and they're angry and frustrated by this very sudden closure. for three and a
honor student at itt technical institute... he had taken out 50-thousand dollars in student loans to go to the school, and was planning to graduate in just a few months. "i needed to find out how much potential i had and i wanted to go further." but this morning he woke up to this email... itt tech was shutting down immediately. john wouldn't be getting a diploma. "shocked. very shocked. three and a half years of studying and putting my all into my all into my education to try to better and to find out through an email that my school is closed." "john came by the campus to try and get more information, but today the doors -- are locked" "no representatives to talk to, no way of getting any kind of information from the school, you know i have no idea what to do next. just trying to figure it out" in the email to students, itt tech said it was forced to close because of sanctions put on the school by the department of education. it wouldnt let the school accept students who use federal aid, and forced it to pay an additional $150 million dollars as