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lake mead and decatur. yesterday, metro's animal cruelty unit, animal control and county code enforcement found the animals living in conditions they say constitutes animal cruelty. they then called in the metro mounted unit, red rock search and rescue and the animal foundation to help remove the animals. the animal foundation are now checking out their health. police have not arrested anyone.. but they're still investigating. it's a beautiful day out there. chief meteorologist ted chief meteorologist ted pretty is out enjoying it at the fall fest in southern highlands at goett park... ted .. how's it going out there? a moped rider was
a moped rider was killed in a crash this morning, after running a red light. this happened near flamingo and valley view just after five. metro says a mazda crashed into the moped while making a left turn. was not wearing a helmet. he was taken to u-m-c where he later died. metro says the mazda driver did not see the moped until it was too late, and is struggling emotionally after the crash. " the driver of our vehicle pulled over here, stopped, remained on scene for police. is not impaired, cooperating, answering our questions, was going to work, visibly shaken, upset about what happened out here. " metro says the
starts seeing more crashes around this time of year because more people are out enjoying the nicer weather. two people on a moped were rushed to the hospital after they crashed this morning. this happened near lamb and and stewart at about 10 this morning. the moped was the only vehicle involved. a man and woman were taken to sunrise hospital. the woman had critical injuries. a woman suspected of driving under the influence is behind bars-- and police say she left the scene of a bad crash that injured two people. marissa self is being held without bail for the reck on bonanza and sloan that happened just after 7 last night. a report shows self was driving west on bonanza approaching sloan when a car turned left in front of her. police say she drove away from the scene and was caught at eastern and bonanza. the two people in the other car were both critically injured and taken to umc. police say the driver is not expected to survive. it's not a weekend in las vegas without some closures going
still ahead .. an annual political dinner turned into a comedy roast.. " i took a break from my rigorous nap schedule to be here."" more from the al smith dinner where hillary clinton and donald trump exchanged jokes about each other.. all while raising money for carity. and representative joe heck breaks his silence.. kind of .. almost two weeks after recinding his endorsement of donald trump. fox5 news at 4.
i'm catherine cortez masto and i approve this message. narrator: 2013: joe heck votes to shut down the government, and i aanveterans. message. but as federal employees
like air traffic controllers worked 16 days without pay, joe heck continues to cash his paycheck... even as 244 members of congress refused their pay. joe heck says he deserves it. joe heck. he hasn't been working for you. joe heck says he deserves it. putting a wife to work is a very dangerous thing. planned parenthood should absolutely be defunded. and congressman hardy said he supported trump 100%. like trump, hardy opposed legislation to ensure equal pay. and hardy fought to defund planned parenthood, just like trump. ruben kihuen respects women.
to make our own health decisions. dccc is responsible for the content of this advertising. jacky rosen: i'm jacky rosen and i approved this message. man: the tea party republicans in congress want to cut social security. woman: and danny tarkanian wants to join them. man: he is proud to call himself a "tea party radical." man: he wants to privatize social security... woman: ...just like them. woman: risking social security benefits on wall street. man: danny tarkanian would raise the retirement age... republicans in congress. man: they would take away what we've paid for out of every paycheck.
people were caught on a hidden camera, naked, while in a house they rented now the man accused of setting up hidden spy cameras around the house... is facing criminal charges. fox5's adam herbets is live outside the home... on warm springs and pecos to tell us what happened. people are still living here. you can see there are plenty of cameras. but the good news is -- police say -- they've taken all the secret inside cameras out of here.
-- this looks like a beautiful house... and on the inside -- it's even better. that's why so many people have decided this is where they want to stay, when they visit las vegas. the only problem is -- they didn't know about all of the cameras. oh yeah! the house is really nice actually. i didn't see any trouble at all. i gave a good review but i never thought about something like this, definitely. he gave a good review because he thought the owner was professional... but now -- christopher rogers is facing some serious crimes... because of hidden cameras found inside the smoke detectors. quote: "this camera was pointing directly towards the shower of the master bathroom." "the dvr was connected and recording from all six hidden
oh man. okay. that is really really bad. they shouldn't do that. definitely not appropriate. fortunately i was not staying with my family... i have children. i have a daughter and son. this man, who was visiting from santa clara, says he remembers the smoke detectors... but he didn't think anything of it. that's because, unlike the person who turned in rogers, he didn't notice a flashing red light. we never never thought about that. somebody is some kind of a sick person they deserve a punishment for sure. according to police reports, at least four men and four women were caught on camera -- naked and exposed. most of them found out about the rental online... and now, there are still people renting this place out. oh man. (nervous laughter) that makes me more scared. according to police reports -- they actually saw video of rogers -- carrying a step
cameras to make sure it's pointing in certain locations... like the bedroom... the shower... the toilets... he's facing eight gross misdemeanor charges... and right now, he is not behind bars. live in las vegas, adam herbets, fox 5 news. donald trump and hillary clinton cracked jokes at the annual al smith dinner... a tradition for presidential candidates. but not all of the jokes were a hit with the crowd. fox news correspondent patricia stark has more from new york. smith says: "before the dinner started, donald went up to hillary and asked her how she was doing and she replied i'm fine. now get out of the lady's dressing room." hillary clinton and donald trump crack jokes at the annual al smith dinner in new york thursday...
insults at the final presidential debate. trump didn't hold back on jokes about clinton ... after he's called for her to go to jail. trump says: "hillary accidentally bumped into me and she very civilly said 'pardon me.' there were many tense moments ... with some in the crowd even booing trump ... who also poked fun at clinton for giving paid speeches to corporations. trump says: "this is the first time ever, ever, that hillary is sitting down and speaking to major corporate leaders and not getting paid but he also make fun of his own campaign slip-ups... trump says: "michelle obama gives a speech and everyone loves it clinton took a jab at trump for his recent comments that he might not concede if she won the election. clinton says: "it's amazing i'm up here
didn't think he'd be okay with a peaceful transition of power." she also made light of republican criticism that she sleeps too much. clinton says: "i took a break from my rigorous nap schedule to be here." (on-cam tag) the event raised over six million dollars for the catholic church's children's charities. in new york, patricia stark, fox news. congressman joe heck has been on duty with the army reserves, and has not commented on the election or his senate race in the past few day . but heck's campaign says he has no doubt about the election's integrity. heck's campaign spokesman says heck will accept the results of his own race, and he has confidence in nevada secretary of state barbara ( ) cegavske. this comes after donald trump wouldn't commit during wednesday's debate to accepting the results of his race... and also claimed the election is being rigged. president obama will be in the valley this weekend to campaign for hillary clinton and catherine cortez masto.
high school in north las vegas on sunday. doors open at one-45 p-m... the event starts at three-45. you must have a ticket to get in, and you can get those at democratic campaign offices through saturday. we have a list of those sites on our website, fox5 vegas dot com. we have a great reason to get together with the whole family this weekend. the southern highlands fall festival is happening tomorrow. fox5's ted pretty is live at goett family park with the details.
connected at the head, are now living life apart. their story has been shared around the world after going through an intense, but life- saving surgery. it's just amazing how these people who are total strangers can love our babies hear an update on how these twins are doing, as doctors focus on their recovery. "closed captioning will resume " you spend a lot of time opening doors for these little guys.
they spent millions supporting heck, and heck supports their agenda -- special tax breaks even for corporations shipping jobs overseas. worse, heck pays for them by cutting education and raising taxes on us. congressman
heck is what's wrong with washington. dscc is responsible for the content of this advertising. robert kearney: i fought for my country in kosovo and iraq, and i've been a republican all my life.
pigs, dogs, and bimbos...and i sure don't want my daughters hearing it. i want my girls to grow up proud and strong, in a nation where they're valued and respected. donald trump's america is not the country i fought for. so, i'm voting for hillary clinton. hillary clinton: i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. thousands of nevadans go to work every day producing clean solar energy. voting against nevada solar. and for billions in oil company tax breaks. while oil billionaires spend millions to elect heck. he's representing the interests of big oil. joe heck is not working for nevada, he's not working for our families, and he's not working for me. the sierra club and lcv victory fund are responsible for
something all of us did as kids... remember when you'd pass a big rig on the road and you'd ask the driver to blast his horn... we loved it... this little girl did the same thing... but with a much bigger blast. (ship horn blasting) aww... poor thing... she was so cute asking the captain to blast his horn... and then immediately regretted it when he did... this is good info for all you kiddos watching... ships horns much louder than big rigs. now to yet another reason why i'm terrified of the ocean... a man went exploring... and this happened. an octopus... yep... those are the 8 tentacles of an octopus wrapped around his face... he was doing some diving in the ocean when he stumbled upon this little guy... that octopus had a death grip on his mask... it took him awhile to pry it off his face... then it sucked on to his arm... his hands... eventually he
octopus swam away... the ocean is full of creatures that haunt my dreams. let's end with tattoo's... one of us here in studio has a tatt... who would you guess?? ken... sam... monica... ?? i'm not allowed to say... i love this new trend happening... people are getting tattoes of their kids drawings... how adorbs are these?? stick figures... hello kitty... the cute handwriting... this could be trouble for some of us parents though... look at the art my daughter recently made for me... it over my head... as i stand there ready for battle with a plunger. still ahead .. a
plus - two babies - joined at the head - now separate... "they're doing well. you know. jadon has his eyes open and he's tracking with his eyes." hear more from the anxious parents ... as their babies recover from surgery. then .. what a student told his parents about outragous threats a substitute teacher made
against them. plus - what caused popular sites like amazon and netflix to
four. let's take a look at some of your national headlines. a massive cyber attack left twitter, netflix, paypal, reddit, spotify, and other popular websites at a standstill this morning. investigators are calling these outages a "denial of service attack." what this means is a hacker overwhelmed these websites with so much traffic... that normal service was interupted. this mostly affected the east coast. investigators haven't said if they know who the hacker is. the affected companies used twitter to share updates with customers... once the social network was back online. all sites are back to normal now.
survived... after their s-u-v plunged off a bridge this morning. police say the woman hit her brakes and swerved to avoid traffic. her s-u-v went over the concrete wall, and landed upright in the shallow river. the mother and her kids... ages three to ten... were taken to the hospital. amazingly... doctors say they only had minor injuries. all were wearing their seatbelts... and police say that is why they are still alive. parents at one ohio school are just as worried as their kids... after a substitute teacher made some disturbing threats. seven year old "riley ham" told her parents she had a bad day at school this week. her parents started asking questions, and they soon realized she was scared of her substitute teacher. apparently that sub had it with bad behavior... so he threatened the kids to get their attention. but his comments aren't going over well with the students or their parents. "(riley ham, daughter) "he said that he would cut our heads off and bury us by the school and after he said that all the kids were jumping out of their seats, getting under their seats screaming and crying.
"i think he needs to be behind bars. you know the stuff he said and the images that he put into these kids' heads is something that you know, thank god she didn't have nightmares last night. " " the newark city school released a statement calling the teacher's comments inappropriate and alarming. the substitute will not work in the district while the investigation is going on. one baby girl can technically celebrate two birthdays! this is because she was born twice. and thanks to a life-saving surgery, every day is a celebration in her family.
surgery are continuing their recovery. "(nicole mcdonald/twins' mother) the first day when jadon wasn't moving his left side at all and anias wasn't moving at all, i couldn't stop focusing on it. i couldn't stop thinking that this was permanent. but everyday it gets better and i think that's the best part, is that everyday there's something new and good to focus on and we just keep doing that. " it took 27 hours to separate "jadon and anias mcdonald". the little boys were born connected at the head, and doctors have been prepping them their whole lives for this risky surgery. the parents say jadon is awake and tries to pull his tubes out. anias' recovery is a little slower since he was born with breathing issues. but he responds to his parents' voices, and doctors are pleased with both boys' progress. one guy is certainly entitled to his opinion on a one guy is
trend he can't get on board with. but the women in his town aren't thrilled about what he has to say. hear what they plan to do, after he publically shamed women in the town newspaper for wearing yoga pants not everyone looks happy in this wedding picture... and there's a really good reason! we'll explain why some people look frightened... and why the photographer had no clue what was going on. you're watching fox5 news at 4.
putting a wife to work is a very dangerous thing. planned parenthood should absolutely be defunded. and congressman hardy said he supported trump 100%. like trump, hardy opposed legislation to ensure equal pay. and hardy fought to defund planned parenthood, just like trump. ruben kihuen respects women. kihuen fought for equal pay for equal work. to make our own health decisions. dccc is responsible for the content of this advertising. i'm catherine cortez masto and i approve this message. i don't know what i said, ahh, i don't remember. narrator: and joe heck says i have "high hopes we'll see donald trump become president." trump: you know, you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever. narrator: heck says he "completely supports" trump. i love war in a certain way. narrator: and heck?
on the nuclear button? heck: i do. reporter: why do you say that? heck: why wouldn't i? narrator: donald trump and joe heck. wrong for nevada. nra member: do i believe good, law abiding citizens have a right to bear arms?
donald trump and joe heck. you bet. and with that right comes responsibilities. do i believe convicted felons have that same right? no. but right now, criminals can easily get guns at gun shows or online from strangers with no background check. i'm a member of the nra. owning guns is my right. but letting criminals walk into a gun show no questions asked? that's a threat to all of us. narrator: yes on question 1. jacky rosen: i'm jacky rosen and i approved this message. man: the tea party republicans in congress want to cut social security. woman: and danny tarkanian wants to join them. man: he is proud to call himself a "tea party radical." man: he wants to privatize social security... woman: ...just like them. woman: risking social security benefits on wall street. man: danny tarkanian would raise
a rhode island man angered women all over his community, after he complained about yoga pants in the town's newspaper. and now, they are planning a march in front of his house! take look at this letter to the editor: alan sorrentino says yoga pants belong on children and quote, "young women who have the benefit of nature's blessing of youth." but for everyone else, he says yoga
disturbing, and inappropriate in public. he concludes his letter by telling women to grow up and stop wearing them. sorrentino included his address in this letter. so now, at least 200 women plan to take a stroll down his street this weekend! they say they want to celebrate their different body types and end body shaming. one wedding picture shows a bride and groom smiling serenly at the camera... as they pose with their huge wedding party. the rest of the people look anywhere from confused to horrified! check out this picture from an alabama wedding. photographer leslie hollingsworth took a step off a curb to widen her
almost hit by a car! you can see most of the wedding party realized what was happening... and their stunned faces were captured in the picture. luckily no one was hurt... and we bet this is the most memorable picture from the wedding! rocking chairs are ready for cu north las vegas. we go inside the valley's second cracker barrel... ahead of its monday opening. and we sent fox5 this morning's mike doria up in the air to see what balloon fest is all about. where you can see all those colors floating in the sky, this weekend. your fox5 weather
you spend a lot of time opening doors for these little guys. but congressman heck opens them for these guys -- special interests and the billionaire koch brothers. they spent millions supporting heck, and heck supports their agenda -- even for corporations shipping jobs overseas. worse, heck pays for them by cutting education and raising taxes on us. congressman heck is what's wrong with washington. dscc is responsible
it's hard to make the past dissappear, but danny tarkanian is trying. he'd rather you forget about all of his failed runs for congress, senate, and secretary of state. ...and the shady record that killed his chances every time. the telemarketing scammers he represented... all those fake charities he helped set up. he can try all he wants, but danny tarkanian just can't bury his past. house majority pac is sponsible for the content of this advertising. it's not uncommon for autistic kids to flap their hands. and so when i saw that, that was completely disqualifying. i'm a republican, but this election is
so much bigger than party.
up at 5 o'clock. dozens of animals removed from a valley home. the conditions that authorities found them in-- that constitutes animal cruelty charges. plus how babies and losers were part of donald trump's speech today. and a little girl's epic school photo-- and why her story is much deeper than what you see in the frame. you will see colorful hot air balloons all over town this weekend! the las vegas balloon festival at southern hills hospital starts today. we sent fox 5's mike doria out on a
now we have two. the valley's second cracker barrel location is opening on monday. this one is in north las vegas on craig near losee. the other is in the south part of town near the silverton. the old fashioned store and restaurant was packed with people this morning for a soft opening. this store alone created around 275 jobs.. from the build to store hires... and they look forward to inviting everyone in for some good ol' fashion cooking. "we are known for good country cooking hospitality from the south biscuit grits and gravy and great hospitality." again, the new store opens officially on monday. we're celebrating the cooler weather and all the falling leaves... and have a good excuse for you to get outside this weekend. fox5's ted pretty is live at goett family park in southern highlands with a
shame. thousands of nevadans go to work every day producing clean solar energy. but when congressman joe
heck goes to work, he puts their jobs at risk. voting against nevada solar. and for billions in oil company tax breaks. while oil billionaires spend millions to elect heck. he's representing the interests of big oil. joe heck is not working for nevada, he's not working for our families, and he's not working for me.
one guy is sparking an internet debate... over who gets the armrest on a plane as the middle seat passenger... he thinks he should get the armrest.. and he's not afraid to take it. "i have a guy sitting next to me who thinks he owns the armrest. i'm going to go back and show him if he wants to tussle with the muscle,
wolfson: i'm a prosecutor. locking up criminals is my job. the attacks on question 1? misleading and flat out wrong. nick: swapping guns with your buddies when hunting or at the shooting range? question 1 won't change
that one bit. steiber: here's the only change. current law requires background checks at gun stores. question 1 applies the same rules to all gun sales - including at gun shows and online. that's all. and that fix makes it iminals. safer for us. vo: background checks save lives. yes on question 1. live from las vegas, its time for fox5 news at 5. endangered birds and horses-- taken away from a valley home. the conditions dozens of animals were living in that police say was animal cruelty. plus: what a report reveals about one valley rental home-- and how the homeowner concealed
and if one location wasn't good enough-- a second is opening soon. when you can order up some applewood bacon from cracker barrel-- on the north side of town. this is fox5 news at 5. local. las vegas dozens of horses were confiscated from a northwest las vegas property today.. i'm christine maddela. i'm cyndi lundeberg in for john. the comes after allegations of animal cruelty. fox5's abby theodros joins us live near vegas dr and decatur after talking to those neighbors tell me this used to be a boarding stable for horses but all thats left is this sign that says 21 horses and 39 chickens were confiscated i talked to police about this situation and they say that specialists encountered conditions consistent with animal cruelty. specifically -they said that the
likely cause sickness, injury or death to the animals. we talked with a neighbor today who is friends with the family that owns the property ..he says the stable has been around for decades and was recently handed down from the owner to his son after he passed away anthony mosley, neighbor: mike inherited this place..issues with licensing...said good things about this facility..:i guess he didn't take care of those requirements - shut this place down" anthony mosley who you just heard from said he used to keep his horse at this stable and was happy with the care. he described it as a self serve