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aged voters to show up we've got you covered live in cedar falls - amanda goodman, kwwl news. ththks amanda... democratic candidate bernie sanders is also campaigning in iowa today -- here he is at an event in des moines.... sanders say he doesn't expect to reacht he high- water mark in iowa set by current president barack obama in 2008. sanders will be in iowa through the caucus. also hitting iowa hard in the final days before the nation's first caucus - - donald trump. trump is in marshalltown now and will be e eading to iowa city this evving. that's where we find kwwl's jessica
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i am here at the university of iowa field house - - where the doors open in just a few moments. january 26th: iowa city, iowa campaign rally university of iowa - field house 225 south grand avenue iowa city, ia 52242 5:30 p.m.: doos open 7:30 p.m.: event begins trumpiowacity.eventbri we've got you covered live in iowa city ...jessica hartman kwwl news.
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also campaigned in marshalltown today... this after he hosted a town hall meeting in pella... senator rubio also picked up an endorsement from former presidential candidate george pataki. it's his first endorsement. coming up tonight at six -- the national mississippi river museum and aquarium uses an unconventional way to pick a caucus winner -- a red tailed hawk is presenteded witt pictures of the republican and it was...tonight at six. after some wintry weather yesterday -- the roads are still causing some problems for drivers across eastern iowa. storm track seven chief
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is tracking the road conditions. from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen information from the kwwl drop into the teens. wednesday breeze will help push highs close to 30. thursday through sunday, high temmeratures will be above normal with some spots reaching 40 or low 40s. dry weather continues through saturday.
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continuing coverage- charges are filed after a deadly crash in clermont. authorities say 38-year-old james tackett may have been drinking when he lost control of his car, smashing into this business with a 5 year old little girl in his backseat. he died at the scene- the young girl was taken to a hospital but should be okay. now the mother of the little girl - 27 year old hilary upton - is facing child endangerment charges. why? well the fayette county sheriff says tackett was a registered sex offender-who did not register with the sheriff's office - and upton knew, but still let her daughter be alone with tackett. wl's lauren moss has been looking into this for the last
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speaking with sheriff fisher..she joins us now live with the latest. sheriff fisher tells me tackett was convicted of third degree rape back in 2007 in the state of washington. as a convted sex offender, he cannot watch any children- and ininestigators y his girlfriend was well awwre of that- but as we know, he was alone with upton's 5 year old little girl..who was in the back seat during that awful accident. the last time tackett registered was in 2013 in oelwein, but every time he moves, he needs to check in. investigators say he lived with upton and her children since november, but never registered saying he moved to clermont.. they say the night of the accident, he was running errands with the little girl. deputies believe alcohol and speeding were factors in this crash. tackett died on scene. meanwhile, the little girl is okay..however fisher says she should have never been a part of this accident..and she should have never been alone with him. marty fisher- fayette county sheriff "we are always concerned about children who are involved
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received a maximum up to two years in the state pen." fisher says the little girl is alive today because she was ststpped into her booster seat. he says if she was sitting anywhere else in the back seat- she would have been severly injured. he also says the department of human services is looking into this case- because other children lived in the house with upton and tackett as well. we've got you covered, lauren moss kwwl news. upton will be in court at a later date as the investigation continues. this woman is arrested and charged after a high speed chase that crosses state lines. police say they tried to serve and arrest warrant or 28-year-old michelle
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galena - but she drovvaway... here's a picture from the scene -- the chase ended in a dubuque driveway. brandenburg was arrested and charged with elluding. new at five, the cedar rapids community school district is consiering a scheddle change for next school year. the change would give students about a two-hour late start every monday, giving teachers time for ongoing professional development. at a school board meeting last night, some parents raised concerns about the new proposed schedule. as a before making any final decision in february. coming up... we all know gas prices are going down... coming up, an expert tells us how low can they go?
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after the chase that killed a pair of drivers - half a dozen police officers are fired that's coming up in just a few minutes. here's a live look at the storm track 7 live doppler radar. chief meteorologist mark schnackenberg has your full forecast next. --------- --------- ---------
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"now your storm t there are those who say we cannot defeat a corrupt political system and fix a rigged economy. but i believe we need to lift our vision
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and look to the american horizon. to a nation where every child canot only dream of gog to college, but attend one. where quality healthcare will be a birthright of every citizen. where a good job is not a wish, but a reality. where women receive equal pay and a living wage is paid to all. an america where after a lifetime of labor, there isime for rest and grandchildren. a nation that defends our pepele and our values, but no longer carries so much of that burden alone. i know we can create that america if we listen to our hearts. and that journey begins here in iowa. i'm bernie sanders. i approve this message, and i ask you to join with us at the caucuses on monday night.
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the clouds break up a bit tonight to allow temperatures to drop into the teens. wednesday starts out with sunshinnthen clouds dominate the sky during the afternoon. a southwest breeze will help push highs close to 30. thursday through sunday, high temperatures will be above normal with some spots reaching 40 or low 40s. dry weather continues through saturday. the clouds beak up a bit tonight to allow temperatures to drop into the teens. wednesday starts out with sunshine then
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the afternoon. a southwest breeze will help push highs close to 30. thursday through sunday, high temperatures will be above normal with some spots reaching 40 or low 40s. dry weather continues through saturday. the clouds break up a bit tonight to allow temperatures to drop into the teens. wednesday starts out with sunshine then clouds dominate the sky during the afternoon. a southwest breeze will help push highs close to 30. thursday through
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be above normal with some spots reaching 40 or low 40s. dry weather continues through saturday. the clouds break up a bit tonight to allow temperatures to drop into the teens. wednesday starts out with sunshine then close to 30. thursday through coming up... gas prices below
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like some michigan gas stations. but iowans should be glad to know prices will stay low here for a while. kwwl's hillary maglin has more detials. iowa gas prices have continue for the next three to six weeks. (sot. cg: chaun henley/waterloo) "long as it keeps going, it makes it easy for me. makes it a lot cheaper and i can have money to do other of gasoline is produced throughout the country in the winter. in the summer... between 12 and 15 different blends are produced because the epa requires different blends to be sold in different areas of the country. in the winter... gas (sot. cg: hillary maglin) "you can get gas for $1.66 right now in eastern iowa. but prices will hit their peak between march and may, when refineries are
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prices typically go back down a few cents in june. and as for those michigan stations selling gas for 47 cents a gallon? (sot. cg: larry bierman/waterloo) "i don't think it'll get that low around here." that was the result of independent station wars. the it will likely not happen in iowa anytime soon. we've got you covered in waterloo... hillary maglin... kwwl news. and the gas experts we talked with say prices this summer will likely average in the mid two-dollar range. throughout the whole year... prices shouldn't go above three dollars. still to come on the k-w-w-l news at five... half a dozen police officer are fired years after a deadly chase that involved nearly 100
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and.... a school bus carrying dozens of kids jumps a curb and causes a --------- --------- --------- ---------
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the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world... and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. everyday. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again... the secretary of state who stood up for america, and stared down hostile leaders around the world... is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyone privatize social security and medicare... or shut down planned parenthood... she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women...
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so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe... and build a stronger economy... hillary's the choice... i'm listening to you, i'm fighting for you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. george: my family's lived on this farm for three generations. the bakken pipeline would pump dirty crude oil across iowa. patti: the fact that bernie sanders stands up against the pipeline is one of the reasons we support him. george: bernie sanders didn't hesitate to say no to the big oil companies. patti: bernie knows that if we don't act, we threaten the climate and the health of our children. bernie sanders understands that. patti: bernie sanders has the guts to just stand up for what he believes in.
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their role in a deadly chase. the chase happened in cleveland in 2012... timothy russell and malissa williams were shot by police officers during the 20 minute chase in cleveland in 2012. the officers were reprimanded for joining the 62 police cruiser chase and leaving the city without permission. more than 100 officers were involved in the chase. one person is dead - several others injrued after a school bus crash near indianapolis. investigators say the bus jumped
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students and an adult in an elementary school parking lot... that adult died from their injures. 25 kids were on the bus at the time of the crash. police are on scen investigating what caused the bus to jump the curb. planned parenthood clients in one eastern iowa city - will have to go elsewhere to get health services. our coverage partners at th media say planned parenthood of the heartland is closing it's health center in dubuque... effective immediatley. patients were notified of the chchges to the facility throughh letters from planned parenthood over the weekend. meanwhile - two people connected to videos purporting planned parenthood illegally sold fetal tissue are incdicted by a grand jury in texas. the pair who made the supposed undercover videos now face charges for tamerping with governmental records - -accused of manipulating their driver's licenses to film the
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beloved character actor abe vigoda died this morning in his sleep his daughtee says he diededfrom old age e t her home in new jersey. vigoda distinctive eyes made him ideal for roles he's known for as detective phil fish in the 1970s series "barney miller" and for as salvatore tessio in the godfather. he was 94 years old. we'll be right back. ---------
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you know theheasic bargain of a arica 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 wantnto go to bat for thth 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.
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i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. as presisint, i will defend this nation, but t will do it responsibly. i voted against the war in iraq, and that was the right vote. we must never forget the lessons of that experience. isis must be destroyed, but we should not do it alone. we need an international coalition with muslim boots on the ground fighting with our support. it's time to end the quagmire of perpetual warfare in theheiddle east. as president, i will.
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one of the world's most popular children's book authors has been discovered. and it will be published later this year - beatrix potter, the author who created the character peter rabbit's lost story is called after she wrote it. a publisher at random house
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today in americaca the top 1/10 of 1% owns almost as much wealth as the bottom 90% this great country and our government belong to all of us. wall street, corporate america, wealthy campaign donors have so much influence that the only way they are defeated is when millions of people begin to stand up and say loudly andndlearly, "enough is enough." i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. tonight, unstoppable. ted cruz's dire warning about donald trump as the front-runner surges and nabs major endorsements just six days until iowa. cliffhanger. evacuations under way with an entire community on edge tumbling into the sea. a state of emergency as el nino unleashes its wrath on the california coast. where's the response? nbc news has learned amid the toxic water
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