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local news at 5:30. let's get you up to date with the latest local headlines. if you see something...say something... that's the message henderson parents and police are reminding their kids now.. more than ever... just last week... police recieved two reports of strangers approaching children who were on their way home from school.... fox-5's vince sapienza spoke with henderson p-d regarding the incidents and is in the newsroom with more..... john.... the word police are using to describe the reports made last week regarding possible luring cases...is being called unsubstantiated.... ... now that doesn't mean police are saying it didn't happen... it just means they have been unable to corroborate the stories.... two different cases of child luring in a matter of days. one from mannion middle school. the other at greenspun junior high. "make sure parents are not just paying attention to their own kids, but everyone elses children, again it takes a community to raise our children and we want to make sure
henderson p-d tells me since august 1st there have investigated 10 cases that loosely relate to child luring. police say so far there is no pattern between any of them - but the investigations are still ongoing. "it's not uncommon to have those actions misinterpreted, but as a community we recognize we can't dismiss anyone type of acitivity, so we want to be vigilant all the time." one of the reports filed to ccsdpd and henderson pd occured right here, near the intersection of arroya grande and wigwam parkway, just about a half mile away from greenspun junior high. according to the report a girl was walking home from school, when a man in a green van slowed down said hello and smiled at her, she knew something was wrong so tried to speed up to get away, he continued to follow her, it wasn't until the girl began to cry that the away. "one of the things is to make sure you are in groups, that you're not isolated in an area all by yourself." "complete descriptions are very important, and those are things that we can teach our children, they're very observant" henderson has been rated in the
years. but that doesn't mean mom and dad should stop teaching their kids how to be safe. "we do have predators, we know that and it's important for parents to recognize it's nto the way it was 30, 40, 50 years ago, we have to be vigilant with our children." parents i spoke with today...declined to go on camera.... but words like terrifying...distur bing...and upsetting....were the basis of their reactions.... police say one of the best ways to prevent your kids from being prey is if they do have to walk home from school... to do so in large groups.. also.. if your kid has a cell phone.. teach them the importance of dialing 9-1-1.. as well helping them understand the information necessary for police in those situations.... from the newsroom.. im vince sapienza..fox5 news..local.. las vegas..
in henderson - by her husband - while three kids were at home. michael kaplan has been charged with murder with a deadly weapon police say when they arrived - he was covered in blood. he told police there was a woman who was quote - "sick and hurt". police say he waited before admitting he was the husband of the victim. the coroner says the woman - 30 year old amanda kaplan died from a stab wound to the chest. nieghbors say the couple was known to argue in the past. "....why? what happened?" three kids were home at the time... ranging from 7 months to seven years old. ranging from 7 months to seven years old. they are now staying with family members. a declined credit card leads to chaos and confusion...then a murder this weekend at a local starbucks. police say 34-
coffee at the starbucks off rainbow and warm springs. they say an argument led to another customer being shot. then different witness descriptions led police to believe there was a possible hostage situation. the shooter also told police he had an explosive... leading to an evacuation of neighboring businesses. i'm sad someone lost there life and it's good that they got the guy that did that. that starbucks is closed today and garcia is behind bars. there was no explosive at the scene and this was situation. the coffee shop is expected to be back open tomorrow. police say one person is dead... and a shooter is still on the run. the crime scene unfolded outside of a business off decatur and flamingo. police say 27- year-old ezekiel davis was shot several times just before 6-30 sunday morning. they say there was some sort of fight between the shooter and the victim. davis was taken to u-m-c where he died just minutes later. metro says there is a recording studio inside the
"there was some sort of confrontation in the parking lot. some of his clothing and jewelery is thrown about the parking lot near the vehicle. there was several people inside the business, that didn't really see much or hear anything. metro says this is the one one hundred and twenty third homicide in their jusrisdiction. that shooter is still on the run and police are asking anyone with information to come forward. a sad day for golf fans - after the death of arnold palmer over the weekend. coming up - we'll vintage video... from his time here in las vegas.
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district attorney steve wolfson: as district attorney, i've prosecuted a lot of violent people. ck laws have stopped over 5,000 dangerous criminals
from buying guns here in nevada. but a loophole makes it easy for those same dangerous people to buy guns. they get them at gun shows and online from perfect strangers with no background checks, no questions asked. it's a dangerous loophole. closing it will save lives. let's make it harder for criminals, safer for us. yes on question 1. the sports world
arnie was walking up with a couple players. we yelled out how ya feeling. he had that surgery for colon cancer. he looked at us and said fellas i'm feeling good and thanks for asking. he was on his way but it made me feel special. " arnold palmer died from heart complications - in pittsburgh, pennsylvania. if you missed a story or want to re-watch one... just download the fox5 app. we've got all our videos--- and you can watch the newscast live... the fox5 app is free in the app store. eight satellites... take a journey into space... at the same time. why this launch is making history today... for more than a few reasons. "a repeat of 20-13? congress has only 4 days to figure out the nation's spending, or the government shuts down. i'm lauren blanchard in washington, with more, coming up." your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is
we could see a repeat of the federal government shutdown of 20-13. right now - congress is having trouble approving a budget - or even a short term spending bill. lauren blanchard has more from washington. once again a federal government shutdown is looming ... congress must agree on a budget or pass a short term spending bill by friday... or we'll see a repeat of the 20-13 shutdown. white house spokesman josh earnest says the republican held congress is failing at its job...
to work with democrats in house and senate to pass this budget so they need to get to work." senate majority leader mitch mcconnell today pushing blame ... mcconnell says: "it's clean it's fair we should pass it." the fight is over how money is spent ... republicans offering a short term spending bill that would keep the government running until decemeber 9th ... but democrats say it falls short of those without clean water in flint, michigan.... something republicans want to address in a separate bill. republicans need sixty votes... but they'll need democrats to get there. senate minority leader harry reid says republicans aren't doing enough. reid says: "they always claim they'll do it at a later time. flint has heard this and heard this." blanchard ((on-cam tag)) says: "in an election year, the last thing republicans and
their party blamed for a damaging government shutdown. both sides now racing to find a solution but also pin responsibility on the other guy. in washington, lauren blanchard, fox news." one thing that will be closed for the time being... is the washington monument. the famous historic landmark will remain shut down indefinitely - due to ongoing elevator issues. the national park service made the announcement today. the monument was shut down in mid- august when a cable broke loose on an elevator that takes visitors 555-feet top. repairs were expected to be done by mid- september - but are taking longer than expected. a breakthrough in space technology for india. the country successfully launched eight satellites into two different orbits - in a single launch. the satellites were taken into orbit aboard the polar satellite launch vehicle - which lifted off from eastern india this morning. one of them was an advanced weather satellite - which went into a higher polar orbit than the other satellites. it was the first time india has put satellites into different orbits in
a 101-year-old veteran and motorcycle enthusiast had one last wish... that was fulfilled... with one last ride. ray weser will turn 102 in december. he's been riding harley davidson's since he was a teen... and even worked for the company for 24 years. (harley, dripping oil, smoke coming out of everywhere and i fell in love with motorcycles right there!" over the weekend... he got the ride of a century... thanks to members of his community in prescott, arizona. ray couldn't to jump back on a bike. his granddaughter says this ride brings ray's life... full circle. crimefighters - standing strong against child abuse. police - firefighters - and volunteers joined forces over the weekend. they dressed up as superheroes went shopping to buy gifts for abused children. the toys and t - shirts are going to children who visit the childhelp advocacy center in central phoenix.
assisted more than 9 thousand children since it opened back in 19-59. now fox5 weather 24/7, with chief meterologist ted pretty we'll stay warm with 89 degrees on tuesday with increasing clouds and a slight chance of showers that moves in overnight into wednesday. slight shower chances hang around on wednesday and thursday with highs in the mid-80s. chances move east of us on friday with a high of 89. we'll see increasing wind on saturday from the southwest that continues on sunday to 30 mph with highs in the mid-80s. we'll stay warm with 89 degrees on
increasing clouds and a slight chance of showers that moves in overnight into wednesday. slight shower chances hang around on wednesday and thursday with highs in the mid-80s. chances move east of us on friday with a high of 89. we'll see increasing wind on saturday from the southwest that continues on sunday to 30 mph with highs in the mid-80s. we'll stay warm with 89 degrees on tuesday with increasing clouds and a slight chance of showers that moves in overnight into wednesday. slight shower
we are one nation under god. that black and white, we are one nation indivisible. that republican and democrat, we are all americans. i'd like to punch him in the face. you know what they used to do to
guys like that? they'd be carried out in a stretcher, folks. i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot
that shows exactly what it means to run for president in 2016. take a look. this photo shows hillary clinton during a campaign event in orlando. she's waving to the crowd - but they've all turned their backs. it's not to be rude they were all just trying to take a selfie at the same time - with the democratic presidential nominee. of course - it will
[ cellphone ringing ] it's just another scandal from danny tarkanian. tarkanian was the corporate lawyer for those with an elaborate scam that tricked hundreds of seniors into donating to fraudulent charities, totaling millions. and when a shady tarkanian deal went bust, he refused to pay back $17 million,
sticking taxpayers with the bill. we ever send danny tarkanian to congress?
this is fox news special presentation. i'm shepard smith live at hofstra university and this is the fox broadcast special coverage of the first presidential debate of
20916. certainly a historic night here in hempstead, new york, just outside manhattan. the first face to face showdown between hillary clinton and donald trump and also the first time a woman will be on the stage and donald trump's first time against anybody. so many people onstage he could hang back and let the other candidates go at it. not tonight.