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clinging to life--- after a crash-- where her boyfriend is accused of driving drunk. tonight-- what her family is saying about the accident. officials continue to investigate... after mercury was found at a local middle school. the latest efforts to make the building safe again. and when parents can get the answers they want from health officials. a man is shot to death after an argument-- now police need your help finding a murder suspect-- this is fox5 news at 10. local. las vegas. a 25 year old woman is on life support tonight--- this after a serious crash near charleston and maryland parkway. she was riding in the passenger seat... while her 19 year old boyfriend was driving. police booked him for driving under the influence. i'm faith tanner. thanks for joining us. fox 5's abby theodros
that womans dad... he says their family is in shock. shock describes it best. jose sanchez tells me he liked and approved of the very man that put his daughter in this life threatening position. jose sanchez: i didnt know what to say or what to think all i was praying for my daughter. jose sanchez's daughter - jessica is on life support. 0-4 js: they told us there isnt anything we can do. the family praying she'll hold on. they also have questions for her boyfriend. 17-19 js: it was dumb..what he was doing. police believe 19 year old raul espinoza was driving drunk. jessica was sitting in the passenger seat. jose sanchez: i can tell you i was upset and angry. just waiting for something to happen. sanchez says the couple was driving to a cousin's house. espinoza was seen weaving in and out of traffic at a high speed when he hit a car near charleston and eastern, took off, then hit another car near maryland parkway. espinoza eventually
traffic pole. he walked away with out any serious injuries. nat sanchez says he trusted and liked espinoza because he helped jessica during a difficult time. sanchez: she was depressed for a while and when she met him she was happy again. they looked really happy. espinoza was booked at the clark county detention center for d-u-i .... jessica is holding on for her life. none of the he people involved have serious injuries thankfully. still a lot of questions tonight...we asked sanchez if jessica was also drinking but he didnt know. raul was obviously drinking underage. but jessicas family says theyre just praying she makes a speedy recovery. and if you'd like to donate to their gofund me page and help with medical expenses we have a link on our website at fox5vegas dot com. espinoza is due in court next
bail hasnt been set. police need your help finding a murder suspect--- accused of shooting a person to death during an argument. it happened friday morning at an apartment complex -- near desert inn and maryland parkway. police are looking for 22- year-old asa brown. he's considered armed and dangerous-- and should not be approached. police ask anyone with information about this case to come forward. you leave an anonymous tip by calling crime stoppers. that number is 702-385-55-55. the latest now on the mercury screening at hnson junior high school. more than 7- hundred backpacks...shoes.. and other items have been cleared by the e-p-a. parents can still pick up belongings at the front of the school... from 8 a-m until 9 p-m tomorrow. the e-p-a says all of the school's buses have been cleared. we're also told e-p-a staff visited
to see if any contamination was brought home before wednesday. all eight homes were cleared. more home visits are being scheduled this weekend... for students with mercury levels found on their items. a parentlink message will be sent regarding classes on monday. a southern nevada health district representative will also be at the school tomorrow... to answer questions from parents. that's happening from 8 a-m until noon. we got a little spoiled with those 90's this week... but the triple digits are back! sam is here with his first look at weather. the heat will continue through the remainder of your weekend. after a high temperature of 102 degrees at mccarran airport on saturday, sunday's forecast high is at 101 degrees. skies will stay mostly sunny on sunday with
afternoon. winds 15 to 25 mph will be blowing in from the southwest. that wind marks the beginning of cooler air coming next week. the high temperature drops to 96 degrees on monday, and down to 90 degrees on tuesday. along with the cooler air, wind gusts in excess of 30 mph will be picking up during the afternoon. temperatures bottom out on wednesday at 88 degrees before climbing back into the mid to low 90s for the remainder of next week. brothel fees could be going up in nye county. changes to the legalized prostitution ordinance... would be the first update in more than two decades. fee increases could depend on
workers. brothels would also have to increase health checks for those workers. and they'd see a higher annual background check fee. brothel owner dennis hof--- calls the changes politically motivated. county commissioners could approve the measure as soon as next month. a local non-profit is under investigation. u-s treasury officials say people should immediately stop using the nevada affordable housing assistance corporation... to administer the hardest hit funds. the non profit was supposed to the 202-million dollars the state received in a bailout. it's accused of wasting more than eight million of those funds. a report says the contractor spent thousands at country clubs and upscale restaurants. state officials are requesting an attorney general investigation. superheroes flew into las vegas this morning... to help the fight against childhood cancer. for the 26-th year in a row... candlelighters held the
capes... masks... and tights to battle cancer. thousand of racers... walkers and pups... came out to 'exploration park' this year. the money raised will help families who've been affected by childhood cancer. "it makes me feel really good that all these families come out to support her. and even in the fundraising for team rosa lots of people came together and helped out and came out to support her and support our family and support candlelighters too." this year... the 5-k also included a awards ceremony... raffle and bone marrow drive. candlelighters has helped more than a thousand families since it's creation in 19-78. our fox five family was busy at town square today-- raising money for a "spec-quak-ular" cause. the 16-th annual "lucky duck
at the mall. event goers purchase ducks... for a chance to win 250-thousand dollars and other fun prizes. the proceeds go to "the positively kids foundation". the organization helps medically fragile and special needs kids... all over southern nevada. "we run clinics all over town with the school district. we have a clinic over at child's havens so that helps supports the services that we provide to these kids." "we don't know the dollar amount yet until probably the but traditionally it raises about 50 thousand dollars for us, which is a good event." the festival is always family centered. there was a dance-a-thon... and free entertainment and games. put on a lei... and hula skirt. for a celebration of hawaiian culture--- right in our own backyard. we'll take you to the pacific island festival. and show you what events you can still check out tomorrow. on your mark, get set, go! students fill the stands at the las vegas motor speedway.
comments-- after calling some trump supporters racist and sexist. she says quote... "white supremacists" see trump as a "champion of their values." fox news correspondent kristin fisher has the latest from the campaign trail. a fresh war of words on the campaign trail... with hillary clinton -- taking aim at supporters of rival donald trump. clinton says: "you could put half of trump's supporters into what i call the basket of deplorables..." clinton says: "they're racist, sexist, homophobic..." clinton's comments coming friday night at a new york fundraiser. but, saturday afternoon clinton released at statement that reads in part "i was 'grossly generalistic,' and that's never a good idea. i regret saying 'half' -- that was wrong. " while, online donald trump pouncing...calling clinton - quote - "so insulting" to his supporters - who he
pouncing...calling clinton - quote - "so insulting" to his supporters - who he calls - "millions of amazing, hard working people." trump also predicting the comments will cost clinton at the polls. trump's running mate - governor mike pence - also weighing in - during a saturday afternoon speech in washington. pence says: "the men and women who support donald trump's campaign are hard-working americans." pence says: "they are not a basket of anything, they are americans, and they deserve your respect." meantime, donald trump s louis saturday - speaking at the funeral of conservative activist phyllis schlafly. but he's also making headlines -- after attacking clinton's mental health at a rally friday. trump says: "personally, i think she's an unstable person." this, as the clinton campaign is out with a new ad...featuring republicans...includi ng south carolina senator lindsey graham...and former presidential nominee mitt romney. graham says: "he's a race-baiting, xenophobic, religious bigot." romney says: "he's a phony, a fraud"
ad shows g-o-p leaders agree trump is unfit to be president. trump responded online... saying it's "sad that republicans would allow themselves to be used in a clinton ad." four confirmed tornadoes rip through central illinois in just one day-- causing major damage to homes. the tornadoes swept through several counties friday night. the severe weather flattened at least one farm. it damaged buildings and small towns. folks living in homer township reported the most neighbors there are also dealing with downed trees and power lines... no deaths or injuries... were reported. now fox5 weather 24/7 ((weather)) the heat will continue through the remainder of your weekend. after a high temperature of 102 degrees at mccarran airport on saturday, sunday's forecast high is at 101 degrees. skies will stay mostly sunny on sunday with
during the afternoon. winds 15 to 25 mph will be blowing in from the southwest. that wind marks the beginning of cooler air coming next week. the high temperature drops to 96 degrees on monday, and down to 90 degrees on tuesday. along with the cooler air, wind gusts in excess of 30 mph will be picking up during the afternoon. temperatures bottom out on wednesday at 88 degrees before climbing back into the mid to low 90s for the remainder of next week. the heat will continue through the remainder of your weekend. after a high temperature of 102 degrees at mccarran airport on saturday, sunday's forecast high is at 101 degrees. skies will stay mostly sunny on sunday with breezy conditions during the afternoon. winds 15 to 25 mph will be blowing in from the southwest. that wind marks the beginning of cooler air coming next week. the high temperature drops to 96 degrees on monday, and down to 90 degrees on tuesday. along with the cooler air, wind gusts in excess of 30 mph will be picking up during the afternoon. temperatures bottom out on wednesday at 88 degrees before climbing back into the mid to low 90s for the remainder
night of prizes and high speed action. it was back to school night at the bullring. all students and staff from las vegas schools got in for free. the night included giveaways... raffles... and tons of race track action featuring nascar drivers "justin johnson" and "scott gafforini" even a few las vegas students got behind the wheel to race with the pros. las vegas is known as hawaii's ninth island-- so it's a natural place to hold a festival celebrating the culture. this year... "the pacific island" festival's theme is "be the change". the event features entertainment... crafts... a petting zoo... and of course-- delicious hawaiian food. the event is happening at the henderson plaza. festival-goers say it's a great way to catch up with the many native hawaiians living in town. "it's called the 'ho a lau a leia' it just a where all the hawaii tied people get together and showcase what hawaii has to offer. clothing, jewelry,
it's not too late to get to get your hands on some of that food and jewelry hawaii has to offer! the festival continues tomorrow at the plaza... at ten a-m. tomorrow marks 15 years since 9- eleven.... still ahead-- how one local group is exercising for 15 hours straight. to honor the those who died... and help local vets at the same time. and also ahead in sports... the rebels hit the ro f vince sapienza has the highlights between u-n-l-v... and u-c-l-a.
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... 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. because joe heck's in big oil's pocket. lcv victory fund is responsible for the content...
carrying a lot of baggage. as a real-estate developer, tarkanian was penalized 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.
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 panini collection from subway. but for the u-n-l-v fans....today's game at u-c-l-a would be the measuring stick... when getting an idea to the kind of success we may see this year.... the rebels looking for their first season opening road win
start since 1999... the rebels playing at the rose bowl for the first time in program history... looking to beat the 27 point favorite bruins.... tony sanchez and the crew find themselves in an early 7-0 hole..... but that is where the orcas grabbed their shovels and carved out a hole for lex thomas..... the sophomore with his third t-d of the season... he rushed for 115 yards on the day....7-7 after one.... but the story of the first half was about the defense.. in a bad way.... tony sanchez called their tackling atrocious.... and that word is can describe this play.... so-so jamabo... starts left.. doesn't like what he sees.. cuts it back all the way right... and he is gone.. one of three t-ds for him in the first half alone... u-c-l-a ballooned their lead up to 21 points... but just before half...johnny stanton led a 10- play..76 yard drive in just over three minutes...capping it with a mehki stevenson 14 yard strike in the middle of the endzone.. 28-14 bruins at the break.... go to the third.. rebels continue to chip away.. stanton rushed for 40 yards tonight...11 right here.. for six...u- n-l-v make it a one
quarters.... but the rebels ran out of gas in the final 15... u-c- l-a ran for 200 yards.. threw for another 300 plus... and this one gets away from the scarlett and gray.. 42-21 your final... heres kevin with more. thanks kevin.... and speaking of that crazy finish thanks kevin.... thanks kevin....
and speaking of at oklahoma state....lets see how it shook out... central michigan on the road in stillwater.....down three... no time left.. last play of the game...it's the old hail mary.. hook and latter.. run for your life play..... take another look... the chippewas jesse kroll makes the catche.. and immediately tosses it back to corey willis.. who says i think i can.. i think i can.. i think i did..... central michigan upsets the 22nd ranked
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you know donald trump says he'll make america great again while he's taking the shirts right off our backs. over 20,000 nevadans rely on planned parenthood for access to basic health services and
critical cancer screenings. but congressman heck voted to defund planned parenthood and was willing to shut down the government over it. heck opposed roe v. wade and voted to criminalize abortion. ressman heck is what's wrong with washington. dscc is responsible for the content of this advertising. a woman is holding on to her life after a bad crash near maryland
charleston last night fox5s abby theodros talked with her dad today...he says her boyfriend was behind the wheel. abby? jose sanchez is still trying to figure out what happened last night his daughter is on life support with two broken legs and severe brain damage after her 19 year old boyfriend raul espinosa -crashed their car on the way to a cousin's house. police say he was drunk at the time. we talked to jessica's dad about the situation. hes' at a loss for words. jose sanchez: " : i didnt know what to say or what to think all i was praying for my daughter.i can tell you i was upset and angry. just waiting for something to happen. " espinoza was seen weaving in and out of traffic at a high speed when he hit a car near charleston and eastern, took off, then hit another car near maryland parkway. espinoza eventually stopped after slamming into a traffic pole. he walked away with out any serious injuries. and tonight he's at
detention center for d-u-i. he's due in court next wednesday. jessica's family says she has a long road to recovery. if you'd like to donate to their gofund me page and help with medical expenses we have a link on our website at fox5vegas dot com. the north las vegas community is celebrating military members and first responders. it's the second annual nellis creech military the event recognizes the sacrifices of the men and women who serve. it also pays tribute to active duty members. military members and their families got free lunch... while enjoying live music and games. more than 3- thousand people came out to celebrate at craig ranch park. "we appreciate them and often times we don't stop to take the opportunity to say thank you and we wanted to do it in a fun way to say thank you for your service, thank you for giving to our
the city of north las vegas passed a resolution... declaring the second saturday of every septemember... to be military and veteran appreciation day. cyclists are in the middle of riding fifteen straight hours... to honor the 9- eleven anniversary. local nonprofit defending freedom... is hosting it's fourth annual freedom ride. the goal? to feed local homeless veterans. participants are riding spin bikes from about 3 o'clock this afternoon... to just before morning. they're spinning away at the e-o-s fitness gym on durango. defending freedom is partnering with u-s vets to provide hot meals for vegas veterans. an ohio man made a patriotic display... to honor the lives lost 15 years ago. a sea of red, white and blue covers bill sabin's front yard. with the help of his father -- sabin put out 2- thousand 977 american flags. that doubles his display from past
just remembering the lives lost -- he's thanking local first responders, too. with the community's help... he bought food for firefighters and police officers... in four northeast ohio towns. sabin says: "this is just a small gesture with 9/11 right around the corner." sabin says: "we need to quit trying to ignore our history because it's what makes us who we are today." sabin hopes these american flags and firefighter helmets get people talking about september 11th ... and inspire them and women whose mission is to protect and serve. here at home... a healing field is dedicated to the victims lost in that tragedy. this is at the palm northwest mortuary and cemetery. anyone can come and see the flags... and take one home for a donation. the proceeds will benefit the southern nevada fire fighters burn foundation. the cemetary will also hold a memorial service at it's chapel tomorrow at noon.
gone to the dogs. literally! the city pool turned into an aquatic dog park today. dog lovers brought their best friends to celebrate the city's second annual "pool party." it's an "end of season celebration" doggie parents couldn't resist. boulder city animal control and pool staff helped monitor the event... and offered outreach and education on animal related items. "this is a great event the city puts on, we were here last year, our dog loves to swim...he enjoys it, he likes socializing with the dogs, he likes swimming and greeting everyone and i think it's great for the pool to do this." the boulder city public pool will now be drained and cleaned. the main pool will reopen on september 26th with an enclosure for the colder months. a young boy is hugging his mom extra close tonight.
his lawyer says hinckley has worked hard... and is well. he add's that hickley continues to regret the suffering he caused. police in ohio posted pictures of an overdosed couple passed out in a car... with a child sitting in the back seat. now... officials are also releasing their mughots. james acord was sentenced to almost one year in jail for child endangerment... and driving while impaired. but rhonda pasek... who was in the car with him... pleaded not guilty. the town of east liverpool posted this photo of them on facebook. officials say it shows how heroin affects users and families. the teen who made headlines in florida after posing as a doctor... is facing more fraud charges. 19-year-old malachi love- robinson was arrested at a virginia car dealship... after trying to buy a car. employees say the teen brought a 73-year-old woman with him as a co- signer. he also claimed to be the vice
and make 140 thousand dollars. employees got suspicious... when he stepped out... saying he was taking a break with the woman. (josephina morris/finance director) " i proceeded to do an application with him, send it over to a couple banks to try and get an approval for him. he also had a co-signer on the loan that was an older woman." (mike hickman/manager) "when he came, he said it was his mother; the officers were asking him, he switched the story to godmother." love-robinson has been charged with three counts of fraud. arrested last month in west palm beach--- where he was charged with grand theft. heavy rain is causing major flooding in kansas. among the hardest-hit areas is haysville... where mark claar's basement is under water. he's happy that his family is okay... but now they have a lot to clean up. claar says: "right now, we're just trying to get all the water out. dry things as much as we can, since the insurance doesn't cover our possessions. just trying to dry stuff up, what we need to.
can. move on from there. right now-- he can only get to his home by boat. the street leading up to it--- is under four feet of water. now fox5 weather 24/7 ((weather)) the heat will continue through the remainder of your weekend. after a high temperature of 102 degrees at mccarran airport on saturday, sunday's forecast high is at 101 degrees. skies will stay mostly sunny on sunday with breezy conditions during the afternoon. winds 15 to 25 mph will be blowing in from the southwest. that wind marks the beginning of cooler air coming next week. the high temperature drops to 96 degrees on monday, and down to 90 degrees on
the heat will continue through the remainder of your weekend. after a high temperature of 102 degrees at mccarran airport on saturday, sunday's forecast high is at 101 degrees. skies will stay mostly sunny on sunday with breezy conditions during the afternoon. winds 15 to 25 mph will be blowing in from the southwest. that wind marks the beginning of cooler week. the high temperature drops to 96 degrees on monday, and down to 90 degrees on tuesday. along with the cooler air, wind gusts in excess of 30 mph will be picking up during the afternoon. temperatures bottom out on wednesday at 88 degrees before climbing back into the mid to low 90s for the remainder
closed captioning will resume shortly tesla reveals improvements on its autopilot driving system today. it enables drivers to let go of the wheel for several minutes. but tesla came under pressure to improve it... after several crashes... including one that killed a driver in florida. the company says the upgrades will include "advanced processing of radar signals".
affect tesla's "model x" and "model s" vehicles. a young boy in new jersey is grateful that his mom is still alive... after a terrifying experience. it was the seven- year-old's quick thinking--- that played a big part in saving her life. reporter karla bardinas has more... (aden earl, second grader) "she really needs help really fast." (911 dispatcher) "ok, everyone's coming, ok? you want to stay on the phone with us though?" (aden earl, second grader) "ok" on the line was second grader aden earl. (aden earl, second grader) "i didn't know what was going on. i knew she was crying. i didn't know like what until she said, help, help, help." the 7 year old recognized that his mom christine was going into diabetic shock. aden called a family friend for help and 911. (911 dispatcher) "aden tell mom that helps coming, ok?" (aden earl, second grader) "ok." (mom) "inaudible... i need help." (aden earl, second grader) "they're both coming, they're really both coming." (911 dispatcher)
honey." (nats of crying mother) (aden earl, second grader) "she really needs help really fast." (karla bardinas, reporting) "after calling for help, aden let their dog duke outside so he wouldn't get away, then he opened the front door and waited for paramedics to arrive." (brick township police) "very smart, most adults don't even put the dogs away." christine is grateful she wasn't home alone. aden just returned from being with his father in north carolina. (christine earl, mother) "he's my little angel, my little hero even though he says he's not a hero.... he's my hero to me." (karla bardinas, reporting) "are you (karla bardinas, reporting) "why? tell me." (aden earl, second grader) "because she's still alive." coming up in sports... hear from the u-n-l-v players following their loss at u-c- l-a... vince sapienza recaps week two at the rose bowl.. and explains why there is no such
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. we can do this, millions of jobs right here in america.
n-l-v a shot tonight in pasadena california.... they came in 27 point underdogs....and lost by 21..... but for anyone who watched teh game.. the score was not indicative of how close this game actually was... u-n-l-v showed a lot of resolve and moxy in this one... down 28-77 at one pointlat ein the second....the rebels showed scored 14 unanswered....onl slip away in the 4th quarter.... now for many out there... they will chalk this one up as a moral victory.... but don;t let the players hear you say that... " " don't forget tomorrow night on the rebzone.. fox5 sports director and head coach tony sanchez will break it all down..
went right..and looking ahead to next week in central michigan... as for the rebels on the court..u-n- l-v volleyball improved their record to 9-0... that's the best start to a season in school history..... taking down the u-t arlington mavericks 3-1... and with a three win performance this weekend...the rebels claimed their third tournament title of the season.... u-n-l-v have won ten straight games dating back to last year... that is tied for the longest streak in program history... how bout some baseball....we had a pitchers duel in d-c.....game three of four between the visiting phillies...and host nation start in the eighth... bryce harper breaks the scoreless tie with a three run shot to right field off patrick shuster.... it was the las vegas high products 24th home run this season... and that would be your difference... washington shutout the phillies 3-0.. go to turner field.. where your guess is as good as mine..when it comes to what bartolo colon is doing... and don't say stretching.... this one went extras between the mets and braves.... bottom ten......adonis garcia.. 0-3 prior to this at bat... rips a single into center...
atlanta snaps the mets six game winning streak in walk off fashion...4-3 in ten... and for my weekly varsity pick... we go back to last night at arbor view....after six straight runs plays.. the aggies go play action.... hayden bollinger.. no relation to fox5 sports director..kevin bolinger... rainbows one in the endzone to skyler moses....the first of what would turn out many points in the game... arbor view feast on the falcons.. and for the i-pod.... round three of the b-m-w championship....at crooked stick golf course in indiana.... where sergio garcia took things a little too literal.... on the fifth hole after missing a birdie putt... he blames his putter.. just tosses it.... later on 12.. it's another miss on the green.... and this time.. he just breaks it.... turning his i'm guessing very expensive putter..into a crooked stick... at the crooked stick golf course.... so on the 13th
putt with his wedge... he would miss and bogey the hole... can't blame the putter this time... and for that.. the putter.. earns the i-pod... running a race... and eating pizza--- 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.
at the beginning the new salami caprese panini starts with genoa salami, thick-sliced fresh mozzarella, creamy pesto, and italian bread. then it's pressed and grilled to cinematic perfection to get a golden brown crust and meld the flavors in melted cheese. oh, here's the best part. the new chef-inspired panini collection.
and eating pizza--- don't usually
go together. but tell that to this group of nearly 6-hundred runners in argentina. they're taking part in a pizza marathon. the 5-k has eight...that's right... 8 stops for pizza along its route. and it's not just the runners who are competing. at the end of the race... each athlete votes for his or her favorite slice. the winning restaurant is crowned the king of pizzas.
i'm catherine cortez masto and i come from a big family. a whole lot of people. a whole lot of love. and a whole lot of food. my dad's family was from mexico. my mom's was from italy. 60 years ago they met here in nevada and
we grew as a family really grew as a family. dad got his start parking cars at the dunes hotel. urism for las vegas and helped build the city we know today. dad lived his life following three principles, work hard, be honest and respect everyone, that's what i tried to do as attorney general. catherine took on the big banks when they preyed on homeowners. and forced them to pay one point nine billion dollars to nevadans. she became a national leader in protecting children from sex traffickers. and passed laws to keep seniors safe from crooked scams.
(dramatic music) mike: this is home free boulevard. nine weeks ago, 11 contestants began the biggest build competition ever attempted. this is crazy! we're building an entire neighborhood. i'm only prepared for one house. mike: ten houses in ten weeks, from foundation to furniture. each competitor came in to win the grand prize: the ultimate dream home and $100,000. $100,000 would change my life. mike: but they didn't come here for themselves. they came here to fight for their heroes. i'm doing this for my mama. a single mom fighting cancer. she donated her kidney to my father. i wouldn't be standing here if it hadn't have been for him. ? ?