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head in her own home... north las vegas police are explaining why nobody has been arrested yet. fox5's adam herbets found out... this was likely a domestic shooting, but there's more to the story. well the north las vegas police department has already interviewed all of the witnesses. there were only two other people inside the home... but the case is still under investigation... and of course that means -- the police can't say too much. but they did tell us this... they are still looking into the possibility that this was a murder... but they're also looking into the possibility that this could have been self- defense... or that the woman is the one who may have fired the gun. the police also told us -- they have never been called out to that address before for domestic violence. now -- we know the names of the people who lived here... but at this point, just for the family's privacy, we're not going to release the name of the victim or any suspects. it was a 47-year- old woman who lived there with
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neighborhood say they were a nice couple. they were fun to talk to. they were helpful. and now all of these neighbors are just surprised to hear what happened... especially because nobody we spoke to heard the gunshot. they also say -- the day after the shooting -- the boyfriend moved out of the house and never came back. "me and our nextdoor neighbor right here, the filipino dude, had a few drinks -- just talked and laughed... just a nice neighbor. ...totally shocked i mean you really can't expect -- you really don k what somebody can do until they do it. " the police haven't released a timetable on when this investigation will be over... especially because they're waiting on a lot of forensic evidence to get back from the lab. but they keep stressing that they're looking into all possibilities. we're still trying to figure out who called 911. where is the gun... ... and who is the gun registered to? once we have that information -- we will let you know. live in the newsroom adam herbets fox 5 news local las
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a mccarran airport employee has been sentenced for stealing more than 200 pieces of mail-- searching for cash and gift cards. 27-year-old martin lio is facing two and a half years of probation. he worked for a company called swissport and handled mail that was loaded into planes at mccarran. the u-s attorney's office says he would steal gift- card sized envelopes from trays-- hide them in his clothes-- and then open them in an employee bathroom. the attorney's office says he would throw away what he wouldn't take. lio was arrested in february after police found open letters in trash cans. if you're looking for something to do this weekend you can check out aviation nation at nellis air force base. it celebrates 75 years of airpower-- there will be a free air show and open house. aviation nation will showcase the history of american aviation and salute accomplishments by our military. there will be dozens of planes on display along with some of the newest military aircrafts. arieal demonstraitions start at 10-30
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a special superhero is making an appearance at aviation nation this weekend. " the public of course whoever comes here on base, can get up close to the figure, and take selfies and have fun with it" a capatian america wax figure is being unveiled in honor of veterans day. the figure will be on dispay throughout aviation nation before it heads to madame tussaud's wax museum on monday. the museum's general manager says they wanted to launch the figure at nellis-- to show support of military members-- and that veterans day was the perfect time for it. the u-n-l-v runnin' rebels men's basketball team is kicking off their first game of the season tonight! the rebels will take on the south alabama jaguars. the game is set for 7 p-m at the thomas and mack center. same day tickets start at 17 dollars. tonight on fox5 news at 10-- fox5's sports director kevin bolinger will be live at the thomas and mack with highlights from the game. you can stay up- to-date... with fox
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five vegas dot com... and download our app. it's the best resource... for breaking news... weather... and traffic. it's veteran's day here in the u-s but in china-- november 11-th is known as singles day. but the holiday isn't what you may be thinking anymore. we'll tell you why "singles day" is bringing in billions to the chinese economy. and if you want to get your hands on a nintendo classic-- it's not too late! the classic games are flying off the shelves and now-- buyers may have to shell out some big bucks. this is fox5 news at 5:30, your only choice for live local news right
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largest online shopping festival is underway in china. today marks the country's annual singles day. it's grown into the world's busiest day for e- commerce - bringing in billions of dollars in revenue for china's economy. the alibaba group says it posted sales of more than seventeen billion dollars in twenty four hours. singles day was started as a version of valentine's day for people without romantic partners. unattached young people would treat each other to dinner or give gifts to woo that special someone and end their single status. alibaba turned singles day into a shopping holiday in two thousand nine. if you haven't bought nintendo's n-e-s classic yet, you could be out of luck already-- they're in short supply! nintendo just released the throwback version yesterday for 60-dollars... and it's already sold out on amazon. best buy, gamestop and target are only selling the n-e-s classic in stores. good news is, if you really want the gaming system... sellers
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for one-thousand dollars. folks around the nation are celebrating veterans day. we'll take you to what's being called the largest veteran's parade west of the mississippi-- right in our own backyard. folks on facebook got quite a surpising message on their timelines today. how the social media site is bringing users back to life-- after killing them off! your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is coming up next this is fox5 news at 5:30, your only choice for live local news right
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president obama is taking part in the laying of the wreath ceremony at arlington cemetery today-- in honor of military veterans past and present who have served and sacrificed for their country. the ceremony is a tradition on veterans day. this morning--presiden t obama held a breakfast in the state dining room honoring veterans. businesses across the valley are showing their appreciation.. by offering free stuff to our nation's heroes. station casinos' buffets are inviting vets to have a free meal on it can be breakfast, lunch or dinner.. just swipe your military boarding pass. mimi's is giving away a free meal on friday.. and -- j-c penney is offering a 5- percent discount to vets from november 10-th through the 13-th. vets can also score a free haircut at great glips. if their not quite due for a fresh cut today-- they can stop in and grab their free haircut card good for their next trim. it is called the largest veterans parade west of the mississippi. today thousands of people packed
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thank nevada veterans. fox5 chief photojournalist ray arzate shows us their stories. closed captioning will resume closed captioning
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closed captioning will resume here's another photo from viewer tiara. that's her brother on the left who's still serving in the airforce. her late father in the middle--served in the army. and her cousin who servces in send us pictures of your loved ones in the service-- you might see them on air! now fox5 weather 24/7 with meterologist sam argier skies stay mostly clear for your friday night with temperatures in the 60s this evening. overnight low temperatures fall
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the pacific northwest will bring increasing cloud cover across southern nevada on saturday. we won't see any rain, and temperatures will remain on the mild side with high temperatures in the mid to low 70s. sunday will bring more sunshine with highs in the mid to upper 70s. monday and tuesday will stay warm and mostly sunny with upper 70s. a cold front moving in wednesday will bring gusty wind with temperatures
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colder air invades thursday and friday with highs only in the mid to low 60s. closed captioning
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santa is getting everyone in the christmas mood tonight with his official arrival at town square! you can catch a welcome parade at seven p-m. town square is also holding snow shows starting tonight. kids can get their pictures taken with santa tomorrow through christmas eve. some facebook users are getting a very unusual message on their timelines today. it's telling users-- that they are dead. some users are seeing memorial banners urging friends and family to rememeber them. it reads-- "we hope people who love casey will find comfort in the things others share to remember and celebrate his life," in a
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brought everyone back to life as of this afternoon. it reads in part-- this was a terrible error that we have now fixed. we are very sorry that this happened and we worked as quickly as possible to fix it. a european golf tournament is stopped when some uninvited guests show up. the debate these creatures are stirring up on the green.
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know what we're craving right now? crispy chicken and fried egg with bacon-like brunch. brunch? but it's 8pm-and it's tuesday- huh, i wonder if my mother would like to stay with us... here's what i'm thinking-brunch. all day, every day. should we get started? who wants coffee? introducing my new brunchfast menu. with 10 delicious items like my bacon and egg chicken sandwich, southwest scrambler plate, a sparkling blood orange cooler, and homestyle potatoes.
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right now at protests in atlanta the group is estimated to be about 1,000 people. the protesters started at old fourth ward park
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through downtown atlanta a european tour golf event in south africa was interrupted when a large mob of unauthorized intruders invaded the green. but they're grand entrance brought up an interesting debate. take a look. how many of them are there? 20? here's the question, are they mongoose, or mongeese? good question. hmmm. 20 mongoose scurried onto the course and made a bee-line for one of
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live from las vegas fox5 news at 6 starts now. today -- the community honors our nation's heroes. we'll show you the special gift a local veteran received... to honor him for his service. las vegas is ready to rock! the strip will be shut down for the "rock and roll marathon" this weekend... we'll hear from organizers about preparations. closed captioning will resume shortly this is fox5 news at 6. local. las vegas wreath presentation across the nation .. and right here in las vegas ... millions take time today to honor and thank veterans who

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