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first - cassandra jones joins us with a quick look at the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our fi season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60
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good morning. here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construction areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk 75 people are
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following a plane crash in colombia. 6 other passengers have since be rushed to the hospital. some players from a brazillian football team were on board.. at least two have survived. ' three days of now been declared in country. its not yet clear why the plane crashed. this of course is a developing story.. and we will bring you more information as it becomes available. new developments this morning in the ohio state university attack. 11 people were injured. now police are concerned.. that the attack may be linked to terrorism. investigators say the 18-year-old attacker drove into a crowd on campus. then started stabbing students. before police shot and killed
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are now condemning the attack. but as a somali refugee. some analysts believe the suspect was connected to al- shabaab. i blew it off, i thought 'oh it's fine we had an alarm like this a week ago.' and so i kind of blew it off and then when it kind of escalated i got really scared for all my friends the community of columbus came together last night.. holding a vigil in honor of the victims. one student is still in critical condition. expected to survive. police are now searching the attacker's car and apartment.. to try and understand why this happened. following the attack. colleges across the country started tightening their security. unlv says even though they've never had an active shooter on campus.. they are prepared. "if you are able to lock yourself in place, you can if it's near by. if you can escape from the building we ask you to do that and as a
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you to basically fight for your life" unlv police go through at least a dozen seminars and two active shooter simulations every year. but they need students help. they say if you see something, say something. after a valley man's home was broken into.. he installed a security system.. about two weeks later.. his cameras caught another robbery right in front of his house. " pointed it at him, the guy / kid gave him his money, hit him with the gun, ran away" brett palmer wasn't the victim of this crime.. and he doesn't know the suspects.. but he believes the same people who were caught on camera in front of his home.. may be the ones who broke in. they match the description of the suspects from the home burglary yea" butt to its very important that we identify that victim too... we want to know who they are, exactly what they were doing there in that
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had in their hands, and what they did directly afterwards, the suspects that is" according to palmer.. there have been muliple break ins in his neighborhood.. but police say they don't consider it a crime wave. if you are worried about crime in your area.. police recommend installing security cameras.. to help them solve their cases. a woman has been sitting in a nevada jail for 15 years. charged with a crime she says she didn't commit.. now the nevada supreme court is taking up her case. saying there is evidence that was initially kirstin blaise lobato is charged with the murder of duran bailey. despite there being no physical evidence tying her to the crime. lobato was convicted twice of the crime... lobato appealed her conviction... but the judge denied her appeal. however the nevada supreme court ruled unanimously that there is evidence in this case that must be looked at. stephen jackson- the nevada supreme court said youve been too hasty you didnt do an indepth look into whether or nto her claims were valid you need to do an indepth
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claims police have also never been able to prove lobato knew bailey. it is a complicated case.. and if you'd like to read more.. head to our website.. fox 5 vegas dot com. today is giving- tuesday. a simple concept of recognition and awareness for thousands of local and national charities. the past few years this simple concept has grown into a global movement raising millions of dollar. fox5's peter dawson is live outside las vegas city hall where mayor carolyn goodman will sign a special proclamation later this morning. giving tuesday started in 2012 in part by mashable, a digital media company founded by pete cashmore. after four years #givingtuesday has grown into a huge global movement.
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las vegas mayor carolyn goodman will sign a giving tuesday proclamation stating giving tuesday is a celebration and recognition of non profits organizations, where the community comes together, gives back and supports a cause they care about. mayor goodman has a youtube video encouraging everyone to participate anyway they can and talks about catholic charities, the center supporting l-g-b- t-q community, shade tree and three square food bank. there are thousands of great organizations across souther use your support. find a cause that is close to your heart. givingtuesday.org has 98 local charities that have registered with them but globally just last year, 700,000 people took part raising $116,000,000 dollars from 70 countries. there are thousands of great organizations across southern nevada that could use you financial support but giving tuesday doesn't just mean money. manpower is also valuable. many
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societies, schools, red rock canyon and even municipalities rely on volunteers for many programs. giving tuesday could also be just helping your neighbor and neighborhood. bottom-line, just get involved. a local group called "blue star mothers" is spreading the christmas cheer.. by preparing stockings.. to send to troops over seas. they're collecting one- thousand stockings.. and are recieving some helpful hands from the city of henderson today. if you would like to help.. they're stuffing the stockings today and tomorrow.. from 9 a.m. to 6. if you can't attend, but still want to help.. they ask that you write a little inspriational card.. to help bring a smile to our nation's finest this holiday season. make room in first class.. these pups are
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why these chihuahuas are taking to the sky.. more on operation chihuahua lift after the break. "this man knows what's up. we got some hillary (bleep) in here?" that rant hit social media... and that man will
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am i actually pushing these guys who ran out of gas six miles on a lonely highway? or is this a metaphor for how i'm constantly pushing myself to make a tastier sandwich? like my new pepper jack ranch spicy chicken sandwich with spicy pepper jack cheese, spicy ranch, and spicy all-white-meat chicken. but judging from the third-degree sunburn, 'd say i'm actually pushing this car. there's gotta be a better way to get new customers. the pepper jack ranch spicy chicken sandwich. taste it before it's gone.
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been evacuated.. after a raging wide fire.. destroyed more than 2 dozen buildings. police are now trying to evacuate an aquarium... but 1500 animal are inside.. and most are aquatic. gatlinburg is known for having christmas year round... and relys on this holiday tourism. their amusement park has also been evacuated.. with the unpredicta blaze heading for the resort. the fire department says they have exhausted all their resources.. they hope rainfall expected this week will help battle the fire. cuba continues its 9 days of mourning.. over the death of leader fidel castro. he was considere a tyrant by some and a revolutionary by others around the world.. some weep.. while other cheer. rep. mario diaz- balart (r) florida: this man this dictator this tyrant and this murderer has been a nightmare not only
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the national security interest of united states butt to 11:36:47 i hope we all follow his legacy, his ideas, and that is something that we have, and hope we stay the way we are a 21-gun salute paide tribute to castro.. as people filled the revolution square to pay their respects. priya bhat/ vacationing in havana: it's kind of a once in a lifetime experience to get to experience the culture in such a different way. castro was such a polorizing figure it'll be interesting to see how people are responding castro's remains have already been cremated.. but a funeral for castro will be held on sunday. notable political figures.. including president obama.. and canadian prime minister justin treudeau will not be in attendance. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top
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today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our first freeze of the season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60
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good morning. here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive
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routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construction areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk flying to the middle east is
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starting next year.. qatar airways will start flying through vegas. las vegas is one of 7 cities that will be added.. this is the first flight that connects to the middle east from las vegas.. but its just one of many international destinations available.... including south korea.. mexico city.. and beijing. american airlines is celebrating in miami.. after its first commercial flight took of to cuba in over 50 years. we now offer more than 345 daily flights to 129 destinations in 44 countries and are thrilled to continue growing in miami the flight from miami to havana only takes about 45 minutes. united airlines will start flying to cuba today! followed by delta on thursday. the boeing company is in hot water.. after the world trade organization ruled that it is receiving illegal subsidies. the company received an 8- point-7 billion dollar tax break
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to build its new jet there. they now have to return the money.. but still have to build the plane. now to an ugly scene on an airplane... this guy thought it was appropriate to act like this. "you can hear me....donald trump, baby!" butt to "it's your president, every (bleep) one of yours." the rant lasts 40 seconds.. and its filled with words we can't put on air. this is onboard a delta airplane... and delta has now banned this man for life... this video has spread all over social media... and the girl who posted it says she's shocked by the attention it's getting. "i was just expecting my friends to be like, 'yeah, this happens all the time in america now,' you know what i mean? i wasn't expecting it to get this much attention." delta has since issued an apology.. saying the man should have been kicked off the plane. they have also refunded all the passengers for their flight.. this sounds like a much friendlier flight. in san francisco.. passengers just
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their excitement.. wagging their tails.. on their way to new york! there pups are part of the "operation chihuahua life".. which sends shelter dogs across the country.. to find forever homes. the chihuahuas were clearly in the christmas spirit, sporting seasonal sweaters. if you splurged on cyber monday.. you'll want to make sure you actually get to enjoy what's inside your packages.. how you can keep your packages safe from thies why just look at gingerbread houses... when you can walk inside of one... it's 200 square feet of frosting and gummy bears.
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work today.. getting packages ready to send.. for folks who ordered on cyber monday. amazon expects to send millions of packages today.. last year-- customers ordereed 55- million items thats over 600 packages a second. if you're an avid online shopper.. you'll want to make sure your packages make it from your porch into your home.. without any sticky fingers swiping them when you're not home. luckily there are some easy steps you can take.. to keep your gifts safe. make sure if you're ordering. you're setting a delivery time for when you're home.. if the carrier doesn't set times.. just ask for your
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office.. so you can pick it up when its best for you. "it's not uncommon for these people to follow the trucks around, and as soon as they drop something up, they'll run up, grab it off the porch, and off they go." if you're friends with your neighbors.. ask them for help. have them watch out for thieves.. and if they are home when you aren't.. have the package delivered to their house instead. if none of these options work talk to your boss. having them sent straight to your desk is a good option.. if you work a 9 to 5. if you're looking for a little holiday fun.. then head out to the motor speedway.. for the annual glittering lights display. the holiday tradition benefits the children speedway charity. glittering lights runs through january 7th... it opens daily at 5:30 p-m.... during the week it will cost 20 dollars per car.... and 30 dollars on fridays... and the
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donate to goodwill receive a discount. thousands of santas will fill the streets of downtown this weekend... for the the las vegas great santa run... so grab your tennis shoes and join in the fun... it is saturday december third. festivities kick off at nine a-m and the five k starts at ten a-m the santa run benefits opportunity village. this is about as close as you'll get... to sharing an air b-n-b with santa. a ritz-carlton in arizona is getting festive... by building a life- sized gingerbread house. an entire chef team took a week..
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which includes 5- thousand gingerbread tiles. it even has a working fireplace inside. reservations are available.. but only for dinner. it can seat up to a table of 6. now this is a win-
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a big prize?? see what bud light will be giving to whomever finds the golden can... eat your heart out wonka.
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shot to death at a shooting range. now police need your help finding those responsible. cc will continue
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plus... we have a mystery this plus... we have a mystery this morning... why did aaron rodgers walk into this tent... and what's in there?? welcome back, i'm maria silva and i'm dave hall. we'll get those headlines in a minute, but first - cassandra jones has a quick look at the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. good morning i'm
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breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our first freeze of the season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60 degrees. good morning. here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use
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here are the construction areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk breaking overnight.. 75 people are dead.. and 6 are in the hospital.. after a plane crashed in columbia. the important thing here seeing that
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survivors, it's saving lives. that's first and foremost. so we're here supporting them on this very very sad story. the plane was carrying 81 people.. including brazillian soccer players. at least two are expected to have survived. three days of mourning have now been declared in country. this is a devoloping story.. and we will bring you more information as it becomes available. it's giving tuesday.. it's a chance to recoiz hard work our local nonprofits do all year long. fox5's peter dawson is live outside las vegas city hall with ways you can participate. after just four years #givingtuesday has grown into a huge global movement. but here at home las vegas mayor carolyn goodman will sign a giving tuesday proclamation stating giving
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stating giving tuesday is a celebration and recognition of non profits organizations, where the community comes together, gives back and supports a cause they care about. mayor goodman is encouraging everyone to participate anyway they can, she talks about catholic charities, the center supporting l-g-b- t-q community, shade tree and three square food bank. there are thousands of great organizations across southern nevada that could use your support but when you give money you have to be careful. best advice is to visit the nonprofit you would like to donate your money or your time but you can al navigator, better business bureau or givingtuesday.org. they have 98 local charities that have registered with them. globally just last year, 700,000 people took part raising $116,000,000 million dollars from 70 countries. but giving tuesday doesn't just mean money. manpower is also valuable. many museums, historical societies, schools, red rock canyon and even municipalities rely on volunteers for many programs. giving tuesday could also be just
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neighborhood. bottom-line, just get involved. our second annual take 5 to care holiday food drive continues at
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fox5 and our take5 to care sponsors are collecting food now through the end of the year. you can drop off your non- perishable items in store or donate cash right at the register. a dog is dead. after being tied and shot multiple times at a shooting range in pahrump. now the sheriff is looking for the shooter "it's very disturbing when you have someone who will just shoot a dog, you know? that could've been a child." th killed at the "bella vista shooting range" last month -- but the department is just now reaching out to the public.. because they say they need all the help they can get. if you know anything about this crime - please contact the nye county sheriff's department. at 775-751-7000. police are seeking the communities help.. to find a suspect wanted in at least half a dozen armed robberies. this is lamar griffin...
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8th and 12th -- he committed six armed robberies. they also say he should be considered armed and dangerous... anyone with information on griffin-- is asked to call crimestoppers at 702-385-55-55. you can remain anonymous. hundred of uber drivers are expected to get off the roads today.. to protests for higher minimum wage. the group "fight for 15" says uber drivers will march along with fast food workers.. and airport employees. some drivers about 19-dollars and hour.. but the drivers say there are fare cute.. and no accounting for expenses like gas and maintenance. valley fast food workers are joining in on the national strike today. they are calling it a "day of disruption." the fight for 15 group says it will be their most "disruptive protest yet" to show they won't back down in the face of newly elected politicians. two demonstrations are being planned for 6 a-m and 5 p-m at the mcdonalds across from the
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officials in wisconsin have approved plans to start a recount. but officials say they won't count them by hand. officials say the process will take weeks. but they will get it done as fast as possible. former presidential candidate jill stein has threatened to sue.. if the votes are not counted by hand. stein has already requested another recount in pennsylvania. according to sources close to the president- elect.. donald trump has named another member of his cabinet.. this time turning to congress.. health and human services secretary. congressman tom price is an orthopedic surgeon from georgia.. and currently chairs the house budget committee. he is also a leading critic of obamacare.. calling it a threat to quality health care. "i look forward at being back at it first thing in the morning and there will be a number of very important announcements tomorrow." mike pence teased to a big announcement today.. its not clear what the team will announce.. but its likely to do with the president-elect's cabinet.
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fill key rolls. such as secretary of state. donald trump's campaign manager kellyanne conway took a break from politics.. to hang out with the "naked cowboys" at trump tower. the cowboys have been making rounds on social media.. for their trump inspired performances. if you love footballl.. this is a dream come true! bud light is offering one lucky fan superbowl tickets for life. its ba willy wonka.. you have to find one of 37- thousand golden beers.. then take a picture with it on social media.. . six winners will get season tickets and one of them will get the big prize. superbowl 51 is set for february 5-th.. right here on fox. the green bay packers kept their slim super bowl hopes alive last night... taking on the eagles... aaron rodgers came out hotter than maria's chili... he finds davante adams for 2 early touchdowns...
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the season... beating philly 27- 13... they're now 5-6 and maybe got some of their mojo back. the big talker this morning is the mystery tent aaron rodgers ducked into... this was right in the middle of the game... is it a bathroom? is it a hiding spot to check on injuries... is it a secret tunnel to canada?? we don't know for sure... but a former packer tweeted out that the mystery tent is used for bathroom breaks and getting a private spot for checking on injuries.
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you up never gonna let you down" rick astley not letting down his vegas fans. when you catch the singer in vegas! plus- we'll meet one of the toughest men alive... he ran a marathon... despite barely being able to breathe. its
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after a raging wide fire.. destroyed more than 2 dozen buildings. gatlinburg is known for having christmas year round... and relys on this holiday tourism. their amusement park has also been evacuated.. with the unpredictable blaze heading for the resort. the fire department says they have exhausted all their resources.. they hope rainfall expected this week will help battle the fire. it feels like its been months since we've heard about zika..
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the emergency warning on florida was lifted.. a zika case was confirmed in texas. health officials say the mosquito was found near the mexico border. zika is transmitted primarily through the bite of infected mosquitos. but can also be passed from mother to child during pregnancy, blood transfusions and sexual contact. completing a marathon is already one of the toughest things a human can do... this man did it... while battling a terminal disease. "it's the most of his life."" butt to "we're going to beat the 13 hours." this is evans wilson. he suffers from pulmonary fibrosis and pumonary hypertention.. which have severely scarred his lungs. but hes still making strides.. going 26-point-2 miles.. to complete a full marathon. "we made it honey!" butt to "aw! congratulations. that was so amazing." butt to "it feels good. best
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being done." for wilson.. this run is about more than time.. it was about proving he can keep going.. and that not even his disease can keep him down. it took him 11 hours.. but he made a difference. all the money he raised will go to funding research.. to help others that have a lung disease. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our first freeze of the season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in
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las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60 degrees. good morning.
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your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construction areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk a worn-out sign
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a worn-out sign welcoming people to the city of north las vegas will be replaced today. here's a look at the existing sign at pecos and owens. north las vegas mayor john lee will join students from tom williams elementary school to unveile the new sign at 1- 30 p-m today. moving forward, the students at tom williams will help the city maintain the corner by pulling weeds and clearing away litter. its the end of an era at unlv.. the student run paper is getting a new name.. the rebel yell..
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scarlet and gray free press the name change has been in the process for months.. and was chosen in part by the studnets on campus. right now the paper is in survival mode.... earlier this month-- students were told they need to raise 30 thousand dollars in the next couple of month to continue the newspaper. rick astley is never gonna let you down vegas fans! he's hitting the road on tour.. and making a stop in town! " i just want to tell you how i'm feeling gotta make you understand never gonna give let you down never gonna run around and desert you " the singer announced the news on his facebook page yesterday morning. the singer is kicking off his 2017
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on january 21-st he will perform at the pearl at the palms. pre-sale tickets go on sale this morning at 7 a-m! tickets for the electric daisy carnival are offically on sale... if you were planning on getting the early owl discounted price--- you are out of luck... the tickets sold out fast. general admission tickets for the three day music festival are still up for grabs. e-d-c is returning the las vegas motor speedway next summer... the festival will run from june 16th through the 18th... plans are already underway.. to celebrate prince on the anniversary of his death. a huge four-day music festival will take place at his paisley park home. his band "the revolution" is expected to perform.. along with other top artists. its called "celebration 20-
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and will take place april 20-th through 23. tickets start at 500-dollars. if your selfie carries with it a high risk of dying... or being arrested... might want to try something else. see why this guy specializes in crazy selfies... and how he's trying to make money off them. a lot of us get "cheesy" gifts during christmas... but none cheesier than this! we have the perfect gift for all the cheese lovers in your life!
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park is recieving serious backla after freezing over 5-thousand fish into its ice rink. the park has since closed the attraction.. which had fish.. sting rays.. and crab frozen into the ice. the fish were already dead... they just added them in... the fish will now be turned into fertalizer. we all know a person that is obsessed with cheese.. and we've got the perfect gift for them!
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calendar. everyday, you get a different cheesy surprise. you can even make this yourself.. just cut out a box.. and buy 24 different cheeses. there is a website that sells it.. but won't sell them until 2017. determining what babies like is a challenge.. they can be so picky.. here's this little baby trying yogurt for the first time... let's see how this goes. its cold too... ohhh yummy. nope... not yummy mom and dad... just one spoonful was enough to mom and dad... just one spoonful was enough to make her know... nope... not having it... the facial expressions say it
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there are adventurous people.. and then there are people who are just crazy. this guy.. he's insane. this is james kingston.. he climbed all the way up the eiffle tower.. whcih is nearly a thousand feet.. and then he proceeded to take selfies. he is writing a ok "never look down".. about his terrifying adventures in the sky. he was arrested after he climbed down.. but he was let go by police. this is just one of many buildings he has climbed. two dudes out golfing found a new way to play the sport...
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pulled off this trick shot..
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the golf cart.. then hits the ball that the driver volleys up to him. let's take a look fox five news this morning. live from las vegas fox5 news this morning starts right now 75 people are dead.. and six are in the hospital.. after a plane carrying soccer players and journalists crashed in colombia. "this man knows what's up. we got some hillary (bleep) in here?" that rant hit social media... and that man will now have to find a
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cc will continue shortly good morning i'm dave hall. and i'm maria silva. welcome to fox5 news this morning. first - cassandra jones joins us with a quick look at the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. cassandra jones with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our first freeze of the season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and
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morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60 degrees. good morning. here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construction areas alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk
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confirmed dead.. following a plane crash in colombia. 6 other since been rushed to the hospital. some players from a brazillian football team were on board.. at least two have survived. ' three days of mourning have now been declared in country. its not yet clear why the plane crashed. this of course is a developing story.. and we will bring you more information as it becomes available. new developments this morning in the ohio state university attack. 11 people were injured. now police are concerned.. that the attack may be linked to terrorism.
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attacker drove into a crowd on campus. then started stabbing students. before police shot and killed him. muslim leaders are now condemning the attack. . some analysts believe the suspect who was a somali refugee was connected to al-shabaab. i blew it off, i thought 'oh it's fine we had an alarm like this a week ago.' and so i kind of blew it off and then when it kind of escalated i got really scared for all my friends the community of together last night. holding a vigil in honor of the victims. one student is still in critical condition. but all are expected to survive. police are now searching the attacker's car and apartment.. to try and understand why this happened. following the attack. colleges across the country started tightening their security. unlv says even though they've never had an active shooter on campus.. they are prepared. "if you are able to lock yourself in place, you can if it's near by. if you can
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building we ask you to do that and as a last resort we ask you to basically fight for your life" unlv police go through at least a dozen seminars and two active shooter simulations every year. but they need students help. they say if you see something, say something. after a valley man's home was broken into.. he installed a security system.. about two weeks later.. his cameras caught another robbery right in front of his house. " pointed it at him, the guy / kid gave him his money, hit him with the gun, ran away" brett palmer wasn't the victim of this crime.. and he doesn't know the suspects.. but he believes the same people who were caught on camera in front of his home.. may be the ones who broke in. they match the description of the suspects from the home burglary yea" butt to
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that victim too... we want to know who they are, exactly what they were doing there in that location, what they had in their hands, and what they did directly afterwards, the suspects that is" according to palmer.. there have been muliple break ins in his neighborhood.. but police say they don't consider it a crime wave. if you are worried about crime in your area.. police recommend installing security cameras.. to help them solve their cases. a woman has been sitting in a nevada jail for 15 years. crime she says she didn't commit.. now the nevada supreme court is taking up her case. kirstin blaise lobato is charged with the murder of duran bailey. despite there being no physical evidence tying her to the crime. lobato was convicted twice of the crime... lobato appealed her conviction but the judge denied her appeal. however the nevada supreme court ruled unanimously saying there is evidence in the case that was initially overlooked. stephen jackson- the nevada supreme
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didnt do an indepth look into whether or nto her claims were valid you need to do an indepth look into those claims police have also never been able to prove lobato knew bailey. it is a complicated case.. and if you'd like to read more.. head to our website.. fox 5 vegas dot com. today is giving- tuesday. a simple concept of recognition and awareness for thousands of local and national charitie the past few years this simple concept has grown into a global movement raising millions of dollar. fox5's peter dawson is live outside las vegas city hall where mayor carolyn goodman will sign a special proclamation later today. giving tuesday started in 2012 in part by mashable, a digital media company founded by pete cashmore. after four years #givingtuesday has grown into a huge global
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but here at home las vegas mayor carolyn goodman will sign a giving tuesday proclamation stating giving tuesday is a celebration and recognition of non profits organizations, where the community comes together, gives back and supports a cause they care about. mayor goodman has a youtube video encouraging everyone to participate anyway they can and talks about catholic charities, the center supporting l-g-b- t-q community, shade tree and three square there are thousands of great organizations across southern nevada that could use your support. find a cause that is close to your heart. givingtuesday.org has 98 local charities that have registered with them but globally just last year, 700,000 people took part raising $116,000,000 dollars from 70 countries. there are
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organizations across southern nevada that could use you financial support but giving tuesday doesn't just mean money. manpower is also valuable. many museums, historical societies, schools, red rock canyon and even municipalities rely on volunteers for many programs. giving tuesday could also be just helping your neighbor and neighborhood. bottom-line, just
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make room in first class.. these pups are flying in style. why these chihuahuas are taking to the sky.. more on operation chihuahua lift coming up.
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cuba continues its 9 days of mourning.. over the death of leader fidel castro. he was known as a tyrant by some and a revolutionary by others. around the world.. some weep.. while other cheer. rep. mario diaz- balart (r) florida: this man this dictator this tyrant and this murderer has been a nightmare not only for the cuban people but also for the national security interest of united states butt to 11:36:47 i hope we all follow his legacy, his ideas, and that is something that we have, and hope we stay the way we are a 21-gun salute paide tribute to castro.. as people filled the revolution square to pay
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priya bhat/ vacationing in havana: it's kind of a once in a lifetime experience to get to experience the culture in such a different way. castro was such a polorizing figure it'll be interesting to see how people are responding castro's remains have already been cremated.. but a funeral for castro will be held on sunday. notable political figures.. including president obama.. and canadian prime minister justin treudeau will not be in attendance. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. north today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our first freeze of the season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this
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pushing closer to 60 degrees.
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here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construction areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news desk
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middle east is getting a little easier.. starting next year.. qatar airways will start flying through vegas. las vegas is one of 7 cities that will be added.. including chile.. and dublin. this is the first flight that connects to the middle east from las vegas.. but its just one of many international destinations available.... including south korea.. mexico city.. and beijing. american airlines is celebrating in miami.. after its first commercial flight took of to cuba in over 50 years. we now offer more
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flights to 129 destinations in 44 countries and territories. so we are thrilled to continue growing in miami the flight from miami to havana only takes about 45 minutes. united airlines will start flying to cuba today! followed by delta on thursday. the boeing company is in hot water.. after the world trade organization ruled that it is receiving illegal subsidie the company received an 8- point-7 billion dollar tax break from washington state.. to build its new jet there. they now have to return the money.. but still have to build the plane. now to an ugly scene on an airplane... this guy thought it was appropriate to act like this. "you can hear me....donald trump, baby!" butt to "it's your president, every (bleep) one of yours." the rant lasts 40 seconds.. and its filled with words we can't
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this is onboard a delta airplane... and delta has now banned this man for life... this video has spread all over social media... and the girl who posted it says she's shocked by the attention it's getting. "i was just expecting my friends to be like, 'yeah, this happens all the time in america now,' you know what i mean? i wasn't expecting it to get this much attention." delta has since issued an apology.. saying the man should have been kicked off the plane. they have also refunded all the passengers for their flight.. this sounds like a much friendlier flight. in san francisco.. passengers just couldn't contain their excitement.. wagging their tails.. on their way to new york! there pups are part of the "operation chihuahua lift".. which sends shelter dogs across the country.. to find forever homes. the chihuahuas were clearly in the christmas spirit, sporting seasonal sweaters. unlv lost the fremont cannon
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u-n-r, and some callers say u-n-l-v needs to lose something else. we'll explain next in the morning rant.
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blanca in mesquite nevada the death of fidel castro has been met with mixed emotions from a lot of people some are celebrating the political leaders death and some are mourning. in fact -- one new york times writer from liberia talked about how some americans have it all wrong... which really upset one of our callers. this lady from liberia shouldn't even be allowed to live in the united states. she thinks castro was a hero. and we all know tha he was the biggest enemy of the united states within shooting range of us. all the cubans were glad to get rid of batista, the awful dictator and look what they got in return. colin kaepernick was booed on sunday -- because he wore a shirt in honor of fidel castro. kaepernick said in an interview that he agrees with castro investing in free universal health care and in education rather than the prison system, like the
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agrees. that football player talking about cuba and comparing them [to] the us, really needs a history lesson. he makes way too much money [to be] as stupid as he is. unlv lost the fremont cannon to unr over the weekend. and rebel fans are not happy the cannon will be painted blue... again! look we don't have to be national champions. all we got to do is beat unr and keep the cannon. we just had to beat unr and keep the cannon, that's it! tony sanchez, you lost the damn because your boys were not motivated enough. you have them, you trained them, they lost. i said before and i'll say it again you were better off at bishop gorman because they recruit good people. unlv [will] never recruit good people. send us your rants to the rant at fox5vegas.com or call at 702-436-
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a dog tied up and shot to death at a shooting range. now police need your help finding
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cc will continue shortly plus... this guy thought blocking traffic in new plus... this guy thought blocking traffic in new york for a photoshoot was a good idea... he was wrong... what the hall is 15 minutes away. welcome back, i'm maria silva and i'm dave hall. we'll get those headlines in a minute, but first - cassandra jones has a quick look at the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our first freeze of the season with
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wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60 degrees. good morning. here's a look at your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construction areas to look out for and
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back to the news desk breaking overnight.. 75 people are dead.. and 6 are in the hospital.. after a plane crashed in columbia. the important thing here seeing that there might be
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first and foremost. so we're here supporting them on this very very sad story. the plane was carrying 81 people.. including brazillian soccer players. at least two are expected to have survived. three days of mourning have now been declared in country. this is a devoloping story.. and we will bring you more information as it becomes available. it's giving tuesday! a chance to recognize all the hard work our local nonprofits fox5's peter dawson is live outside las vegas city hall with ways you can participate. after just four years #givingtuesday has grown into a huge global movement. but here at home las vegas mayor carolyn goodman will sign a giving tuesday proclamation stating giving tuesday is a celebration and recognition of non profits organizations, where the community comes
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a cause they care about. mayor goodman is encouraging everyone to participate anyway they can, she talks about catholic charities, the center supporting l-g-b- t-q community, shade tree and three square food bank. there are thousands of great organizations across southern nevada that could use your support but when you give money you have to be careful. best advice is to visit the nonprofit you would like to donate your money or your time but you can also go to guidestar, charity navigator, better business bureau or givingtuesday.org. they have 98 local charitieth have registered with them. globally just last year, 700,000 people took part raising $116,000,000 million dollars from 70 countries. but giving tuesday doesn't just mean money. manpower is also valuable. many museums, historical societies, schools, red rock canyon and even
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many programs. giving tuesday could also be just helping your neighbor and neighborhood. bottom-line, just get involved. our second
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annual take 5 to care holiday food drive continues at vons and albertsons. fox5 and our take5 to care sponsors are collecting food now through the end of the year. you can drop off your non- perishable items in store or donate cash right at the register. a dog is dead. after being tied and shot multiple times at a shooting range in pahrump. now the sheriff is looking for the shooter "it's very disturbing when you have just shoot a dog, you know? that could've been a child." the dog was killed at the "bella vista shooting range" last month -- but the department is just now reaching out to the public.. because they say they need all the help they can get. if you know anything about this crime - please contact the nye county sheriff's department.
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police are seeking the communities help.. to find a suspect wanted in at least half a dozen armed robberies. this is lamar griffin... police say between november 8th and 12th -- he committed six armed robberies. they also say he should be considered armed and dangerous... anyone with information on griffin-- is asked to call crimestoppers at 702-385-55-55. you can remain anonymous. hundred of uber drivers are expected to get off the roads today.. to protests for higher minimum wage. the group "fight for 15" says uber drivers will march along with fast food workers.. and airport employees. some drivers actually make about 19-dollars and hour.. but the drivers say there are fare cute.. and no accounting for expenses like gas and maintenance. and heres a live look from the strip.. where valley fast food workers are
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they are calling it a "day of disruption." the fight for 15 group says it will be their most "disruptive protest yet" to show they won't back down in the face of newly elected politicians. two demonstrations are being planned for this morning.. then again 5 p-m at the mcdonalds across from the mirage. officials in wisconsin have approved plans to start a recount. but officials there say they won't count them by hand. officials say the process will take weeks. but they will get it done as fast as possible. former presidential candidate jill stein has threatened to sue.. if the votes are not counted by hand. stein has already requested another recount in pennsylvania. according to sources close to the president- elect.. donald trump has named another member of his cabinet.. this time turning to congress.. to help find his health and human services secretary. congressman tom price is an orthopedic surgeon from georgia.. and currently
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he is also the leading critic of obamacare.. calling it a threat to quality health care. "i look forward at being back at it first thing in the morning and there will be a number of very important announcements tomorrow." that of course is vice president- elect mike pence. he teased to a big announcement today.. its not clear what the team will announce.. but its likely to do with the president-elect's cabinet. he still needs to fill key rolls. such as secretary of state. campaign manager kellyanne conway took a break from politics.. to hang out with the "naked cowboys" at trump tower. the cowboys have been making rounds on social media.. for their trump inspired performances. if you love footballl.. this is a dream come true! bud light is offering one lucky fan superbowl tickets for life. its basically like willy wonka.. you have to find one of 37- thousand golden
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picture with it on social media.. . six winners will get season tickets and one of them will get the big prize. superbowl 51 is set for february 5-th.. right here on fox. the green bay packers kept their slim super bowl hopes alive last night... taking on the eagles... aaron rodgers came out hotter than maria's chili... he finds davante adams for 2 early touchdowns... green bay played their best game beating philly 27- 13... they're now 5-6 and maybe got some of their mojo back. the big talker this morning is the mystery tent aaron rodgers ducked into... this was right in the middle of the game... is it a bathroom? is it a hiding spot to check on injuries... is it a secret tunnel to canada?? we don't know for sure... but a former packer tweeted out that the
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bathroom breaks and getting a private spot for checking on injuries. vegas fans never gave up hope... rick astly would perform in vegas when you catch the singer in vegas! plus... america loves guns... this is the greatest gun ever built... merica! what the hall is next.
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an entire town in tennessee has been evacuated.. after a raging wide fire.. destroyed more than 2 dozen buildings. gatlinburg is known for having
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and relys on this holiday tourism. their amusement park has been evacuated.. and three resorts have been destroyed. an aquarium is also under evacuation notice, but there are 15- hundred animals.. which are most aquatic. the fire department says they have exhausted all their resources.. they hope rainfall expected this week will help them battle the fire. it feels like its been months since we've heard about zika.. but shortly after the emergency warning on florida was lifted.. a zika case was confirmed in texas. the case was confirmed last week by a lab test. the woman who contracted the virus lives in a city that shares a border with mexico, but she has never traveled there. the first u-s cases of zika transmission were reported over the summer in miami. completing a marathon is already one of the toughest things a human can do... this man did it... while battling a terminal disease. "it's the most important marathon
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"we're going to beat the 13 hours." this is evan wilson. he suffers from pulmonary fibrosis and pulmonary hypertention. which have severely scarred his lungs. but he's not letting that stop him. going 26-point-2 miles.. to complete a full marathon. "we made it honey!" butt to "aw! congratulations. that was so amazing." butt to "it feels good. best part of today is being done." for run is about more than time.. it was about proving he can keep going.. and that not even his disease can keep him down. it took him 11 hours.. but he made a difference. all the money he raised will go to funding research.. to help others that have a lung disease. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are
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season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60 degrees.
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your fox5 traffic solutions let's begin with your drive here are the accidents to watch out and alternate routes you can use listed on our maps here are the construction areas to look out for and alternate routes listed on our maps back to the news
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rick astley is never gonna let you down vegas fans! he's hitting the road on tour.. and making a stop in town! " i just want to tell you how i'm feeling gotta make you understand never gonna give you up, never gonna let you down never gonna run around and desert you " the singer announced the news on his facebook page yesterday morning. the singer is kicking off his 2017 tour--- right here in las vegas. on january 21-st he will perform at
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palms. pre-sale tickets go on sale this morning at 7 a-m! tickets for the electric daisy carnival are offically on sale... if you were planning on getting the early owl discounted price--- you are out of luck... the tickets sold out fast. general admission tickets for the three day music festival are still up for grabs. e-d-c is returning the las vegas motor speedway next summer... the festival run from june 16th through the 18th... plans are already underway.. to celebrate prince on the anniversary of his death. a huge four-day music festival will take place at his paisley park home. his band "the revolution" is expected to perform.. along with other top artists. its called "celebration 20- 17".. and will take place april 20-th through 23.
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let's start on the streets of new york city... new yorkers are busy people... they have no time for nonsense... these guys learned that the hard way. this is apparently a youtube star named coby persin... he's blocking traffic for a photoshoot... here's what he doesn't know... the people of new york don't care about him or his fancy photoshoot... they have places to be... so a man stuck behind youtube guy... grabbed a bat... walked right up... and smashed his windshield... then he strolled all of new york is now hailing this man as a hero. now to a couple going out on a date... they thought... hey let's start the night with some go-karting... fun... that's also where the date ended. (go kart crashes) she missed the turn!! good news is... she was fine... bad news is... she'll never want to drive again... let's see that again... she drove straight into the pile of tires... i love the fact that she wanted to beat her boyfriend so bad...
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have to turn the go kart. let's wrap this up with what could be the greatest invention... ever... we've had the light bulb... the car... the computer... and now... the cheese gun. this will be on the mount rushmore of man made inventions... it's like a hot glue gun... for cheese... you just load cheese in the chamber... the gun melts the cheese for you... then squeeze the trigger to create a cheese masterpiece... it's called the fondoodler... you can buy it online for 25 bucks. ((anchor chat)) one basketball player forgot the score... at the wrong time. we've got the replay that will
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head, saying, "what was this guy thinking?!" jason feinberg joins us from the newsroom with a look at what's coming up in the next two hours. yoga fanatics are doing the downward dog yoga fanatics are doing the downward dog with cats! they are choosing to chataranga at and namastaying for a while. plus i have proof it really works.. pictures of my girls doing yoga. its not a big shocker for a 90 year old to knit a bunch of hats. but it is... when you find out why he did it. in fact... i'm not going to tease you guys... this is so big... lets hear from him now. never gonna give
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gonna run around and desert you c'mon! we'll be right back!
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sweetie, you 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.
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a game winning hoop with 3 seconds left. here's the deal... a guy on the losing team... thought he was on the winning team. bryant and brown faced off monday night, and with 11 seconds left, bryant hit a 3- pointer, putting them one up on brown. seconds later, brown makes a layup, pulling ahead of bryant by onpo and with 3-point-8 seconds left in the game, bryant runs the ball down court, and thinking they have the win, the player lobs the ball up in the air in celebration as the buzzer rings. his team ended up losing, 91 to 90. there's much more ahead on fox5 news this
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its a sunny day here on fox 5? can you tell us how to get to seasame street? we'll talk with "raya" from sesame street about unique gifts that not only change lives, but save lives. " all that plus breaking news, weather and traffic in just two minutes on fox five news this morning.
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cc will resume shortly from uber drivers to fast food workers.. the "fight for 15" campaign rages on. find out how the move will effect las vegas today. ride 'em cowboy!!! the 32nd annual national finals rodeo gallops into town this week. we'll tell about all the fun the 10-day event brings to las vegas. good morning.. i'm jason feinberg. and i'm monica jackson.. welcome to fox5

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