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winds remain gusty tuesday under a cloudy sky. the clouds clear tuesday night before more moving back in wednesday and into thursday. high temperatures reach the mid and upper 30s thursday through saturday.a wintry mix of rain, sleet and snow transitions to all snow this evening across eastern iowa. roads have been snow covered pick up the pieces after a car smashes through it- in a deadly crash. you can see it here- deputies say 38 year old james tackett was driving with a 5-year-old passenger in the back seat. tacket lost control of his car- smashing into a business in clermont last night.
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year old girl was taken to the hospital. the owner of the business today- she joins us now live in the as you can tell by that picture we just showed, there's a lot of physical damage left behind..but there's emotional damage as well. the owner of the business tells but she's amazed by all of the community's support. the owner of resale therapy says these pictures are haunting. a car crashes into her business- killing the driver, while a 5 friend that she says she'll never forget. "she said your store is smashed you need to get somebody drove into your store and they are hurt and this is serious." it's a new day- the hole is patched up...but inside it's a bit of a different story. "we are finding pieces of the cars, pieces that were a part of a very tragic situation
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to remember." there's plenty damage here. emotionally and physically "we have worked very hard for three years, it's a little over three years to make the business flourish and we have great community support with the business." and it times of need..the community proves just how much they support it. one sweep at a time..nats they were here to help board up the huge hole in the building and now we have the cleanup and everything we have to do.." it's a long process left behind from a tragic situation.. i think it's such a mind- blowing thing that you don't know how to feel you just are devastated by the whole thing but with everyone's help..she says resale therapy will recover..in more ways than one. besides cleaning, they spent the
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who had items damaged from the accident, can get their money back. larson hopes her store will reopen by the end of this week..and she says her thoughts are with the family of the accident. we've got you covered, lauren moss kwwl news. thanks lauren- deputies say alcohol may have been a factor. sheriff marty fisher says tackett, the driver.. was the boyfriend of the 5 year old's mother. deputies say the 5 year old girl involved in the crash, is expeted to be okay. a man who was wanted for an escape charge is now arrested for burglary. the fayette county sheriff's office was called sunday morning for a burglary. during the investigation, witnesses reported seeing a male subject near the area. deputies were able to find the person and identified him as brian latham. they also found that latham was wanted out of blackhawk county for an escape charge from the department of correctional services. once arrested, deputies found
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and a large amount of cash. countdown to the iowa caucus. republican presidential candidate ted cruz is in eastern iowa trying to lock in support just one week before caucuses. kwwl's shirley descorbeth is live from manchester where cruz wrapped up his campaign stop not too long ago. shirley...how was it? well, it's an empty room now here at the fireside pub and steakhouse...but it was filled with cruz supporters. eastern iowans are support. "this is the time for the men make." the republican texas senator addressed a full room of
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pub and steakhouse. cruz says if elected president -- his two main goals him talk about -- i don't think what they say the media and i asked him about this. "senator...last week governor terry brandstad said iowans shouldn't vote for you...you're against mandates. what's your response to this? "i'll tell you what i'm hearing from the women and men of iowa. it's not that we need a dealmaker to surrender more on our principles...its rather we want and deserve a consistent conservative." while addressing supporters -- he was more direct. "so , i think there should be no subsidies, no mandates...no nothing. it should be a fair
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cruz also made campaign stops today in maquoketa and independence. and just today -- former texas governor today came out with his endorsement of cruz. glenn beck also endorsed cruz over the weekend. today in des moines, iowa senator joni ernst joined senator marco rubio on the campaign trail. although, she has promised not to endorse anyone, she was on hand to introduce rubio to the crowd. during his remarks, rubio talked about something he rarely talks about on the trail..his pro-life philosophy. in iowa falls, senator bernie sanders consoled a woman after she broke down into tears. the woman was telling sanders about her struggles cycling through minimum wage jobs, fighting to get disability
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on her parents for survival. sanders listened to several other people with similar stories during the rally. around this time next monday, many of you will go to your caucus locations to cast your vote for the next presidential candidates for some eastern iowans high school students, this will be their first-ever caucus kwwls olivia mancino caught up with some of those kids at east buchanan high school well ron this is a uniqiue situation because these sutdents are being forced to go-- a government and history teacher at the high school is requiring his students to at least attend the caucuses monday as a way to extend the learning experience beyond the classroom "can you name some of the government class... "bill clinton" you better believe you're going to learn a thing or two about people on the ballot.. with two people actually having a when you said, alright kids,
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"ohh the excuses, ive got a birthday party, i gotta work, i got this," all of these students will be in attendence at the caucuses in winthrop february first-- they're required to at least but i cant make you do it, and specific party..." the students are engaging in class - i saw it with my own eyes, but white says sending them to the caucuses will show them how their state impacts the rest of the picture, so they can see the friends and neighbors will be there itll be a small group, but the world is looking at what happens on monday in iowa" white has done this with his senior classes before, but says he's requiring juniors
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keeping the political interest alive, since they wont be able to vote til 20- 20 back to you and if you want to know your caucus location -- we have all that information on our website, kwwl dot com coming up on kwwl, the hawkeyes basketball team makes a big jump in the latest a-p poll. "now your storm track 7 7 weather team. see the screen for your complete congress doesn't regulate wall street... wall street regulates congress. it's a rigged economy that sends most new wealth to the top 1%. and it's held in place
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where wall street banks and billionaires buy elections. my campaign is funded by over two and a half million small contributions. people who know you can't level the playing field by taking more money from wall street. i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message.
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weather information. here is additional forecast information from the kwwl this evening across eastern iowa. roads have been snow covered this afternoon. the snow becomes widespread this evening. snow ends by midnight with accumulations of 1-3" north of highway 20 and
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20. use caution when traveling tonight. the winds increase from the northwest blowing the snow around reducing visibility overnight. winds remain gusty tuesday under a cloudy sky. the clouds clear tuesday night before more moving back in wednesday and into thursday. high temperatures reach the mid and upper 30s thursday through saturday. a wintry mix of rain, sleet and snow transitions to all snow this evening across eastern iowa. roads have been snow covered this afternoon. the snow becomes widespread this evening. snow ends by midnight with accumulations of 1-3" north of highway 20 and less than 1" south of highway 20. use caution when traveling tonight. the winds increase from the northwest blowing the snow around reducing visibility overnight. winds remain gusty tuesday under a cloudy sky. the clouds clear tuesday night before more moving back in wednesday and into thursday. high temperatures reach the mid and upper 30s thursday through saturday.a wintry mix of
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transitions to all snow this evening across eastern iowa. roads have been snow covered this afternoon. the snow becomes widespread this evening. snow ends by midnight with accumulations of 1-3" north of highway 20 and less than 1" south of highway 20. use caution when traveling tonight. the winds increase from the northwest blowing the snow around reducing visibility overnight. winds remain gusty tuesday under a cloudy sky. the clouds clear tuesday night before more moving back in wednesday and into thursday. high temperatures reach the mid and upper 30s thursday through saturday.a wintry mix of rain, sleet and snow transitions to all snow this evening across eastern iowa. roads have been snow covered this afternoon. the snow becomes widespread this evening. snow ends by midnight with accumulations of 1-3" north of highway 20 and less than 1" south of highway 20. use caution when traveling tonight. the winds increase from
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snow around reducing visibility overnight. winds remain gusty tuesday under a cloudy sky. the clouds clear tuesday night before more moving back in wednesday and into thursday. high temperatures reach the mid and upper 30s thursday through saturday.a wintry mix of rain, sleet and snow transitions to all snow this evening across eastern iowa. roads have been snow covered this afternoon. the snow becomes widespread this evening. snow ends by midnight with accumulations of 1-3" north of highway 20 and less than 1" south of highway 20. use caution when traveling around reducing visibility overnight. winds remain gusty tuesday under a cloudy sky. the clouds clear tuesday night before
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human trafficking happens every where, even here in iowa. local and federal law enforcement came together at the marion police department to bring awareness to the issue of human trafficing. kwwl's kristin rogers spoke with a victim and survivor who is from iowa, kristin what did she have to say? christi survived human trafficking and is thankful for it's a crime we're told is hard to
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slavery called human trafficking. that's what people gathered to draw attention to at the marion police department. the president of cedar rapids gives says not all victims survivor chrsiti, she was trafficking survivor) "in 2009, with my trafficker, we were pulled over for speeding, thank god and the officer recognized the signs and he seperated us." the officer who saved christi noticed signs and was able to rescue her. and recognizing signs was something brought to the forefront of this discussion today. we can all keep our eye out for possible human trafficking. some signs to look for include malnutrition, drug abuse, and no medical treatment amoung others. we've got you covered live, kristin rogers ...kwwl news. we're also told only 1-2% of victims are ever rescued.
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suspicious it's important to contact authorities. you can also contact the national human trafficing resource center, that number will be on our website, kwwl dot com. coming up... we'll hear from fran mccaffery as the hawkeyes jump to their highest ranking in plus -- we'll go live to hilton coliseum where the cyclones will look to take down a top 5 team for the second week in a row --
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it's hard to believe -- but yes here's the truth -- some have proposed to cut social security for the elderly and disabled vets. i disagree. in fact, not only should we not cut benefits -- we should expand them. my plan for social security increases benefits and cost of living adjustments and raises minimum payments for low-income seniors. it will ensure that all seniors can retire with dignity and respect.
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you know the basic bargain of america is if you work hard, and you do your part, you should be able to get ahead and stay ahead. but so many families don't feel like their hard work pays off.
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i want to go to bat for them every single day. get incomes rising... get equal pay for women... cut the cost of health care and child care so people can actually get ahead. hillary clinton, she has what it takes to get things done. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. that lost to divison 2 augustana in exhibition play -- and was picked to finish 9th in the big ten this year -- now they're number 3 in the country -- the hawkeyes jumped up to their highest ranking in almost 30 years -- now sitting behind only oklahoma and north carolina -- the hawks sit 7 and oh in the conference for the first time in but with some big games still ahead -- fran mccaffery says keeping his team in check -- won't be a maryland on thursday. that in itself will keep you grounded. they're incredibly talented. like we say, enjoy this today.
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that game tips at 6 oh clock on thursday -- as for the cyclones -- they've beaten the third ranked hawkeyes -- along with number one oklahoma -- and 14th ranked iowa state will have a shot at another big one as number 4 kansas visits hilton coliseum tonight -- zach grant joins us live in ames -- where i-s-u is looking for some more of the magic tonight -- zach -hilton magic -- iowa state's gone 55-4 at home in recent years -- -cyclones georges niang -- one of the top players in the big 12 -- -tough match-up against ku's perry ellis -- -cyclones going after a victory over a top 5 team for the second time in a week --
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a bit of a rough start but we believe in the cyclone basketball team and we'll definatly come out victorious." game tips off at 8 p-m in ames
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congress doesn't regulate wall street... wall street regulates congress. it's a rigged economy that sends most new wealth to the top 1%. and it's held in place by a corrupt political system where wall street banks and billionaires buy elections. my campaign is funded by over two and a half million small contributions. people who know you can't level the playing field by taking more money from wall street. i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message.
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a last look at your forecast. thank you for joining us for the k-w-w-l news at six. you know the basic bargain of america is if you work hard, and you do your part, you should be able to get ahead and stay ahead. but so many families don't feel like their hard work pays off. that's not the way america is supposed to operate. i want to go to bat for them every single day. get incomes rising... get equal pay for women... cut the cost of health care and child care so people can actually get ahead. hillary clinton, she has what it takes to get things done. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. announcer: 3 republican governors. but which governor won national praise for tough leadership handling nine hurricanes?
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number one in job creation? which governor led the fight to stop obamacare expansion in his state? and which governor laid out a tough plan to destroy isis months before the paris attacks? jeb bush. right to rise usa is responsible
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from sony pictures studios, it's america's game! wheel... of... fortune! ladies and gentlemen, here are the stars of our show -- pat sajak and vanna white! hey, that -- that would us. hi, gang!
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