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3 remember... you can stay on top of all weather watches, warnings and alerts with our weather app. you can download it for free. just search for wlos in your app store. 3 3 five people were killed in a house fire near richmond, virginia. rescue crews arrived just after three a-m to find the house engulfed in flames. four of the victims died at the scene. the fifth person died at a hospital. five other people managed to escape. the cause of the fire 3 3 a chemical plant explosion in texas kills one person and injures three other workers. gallons of oil-based cleaning
explosion at "peroxy-chem." the site manager says four workers were transferring a "blend of chemicals" when it happened. peroxychem plant)"it's a chemical they work with all the time. it's not significant toxic properties, but it's a precaution we send them to the emergency room anyway to have them treated and looked at." the plant which is 90 acres... produces hydrogen peroxide. the site manager says it has a quote "outstanding safety record." 3 3 the search continues for a two-year-old missing in west tennessee. volunteers started searching for noah chamberlain. he disappeared last thursday near his grandmother's home in pinson. the grandmother says she, noah and his sister were hiking in the woods behind her house. officials still have a lot of terrain to cover. 3 "well there's trails all over the area.. and he was on a trail when he went missing..
those trails. i wouldn't be afraid to say that there was hundreds of miles of trails." family and friends gathered for a vigil for the missing toddler. 3 3 democratic presidential candidates hillary clinton and bernie sanders got aggressive during last night's debate in charleston. the latest polls show sanders could upset frontrunner clinton in iowa and in new hampshire. megan hughes has more on how it went. 3 in south carolina, frontrunners hillary clinton and bernie sanders come out swinging ? debating healthcare.. clinton--a defender of obama's legacy: sot clinton:i'm not sure whether we're talking about the plan you just introduced tonight or we're talking about the plan you introduced nine times in the congress, sot sanders:'that's nonsense.//21:34:25 we're not going to tear up the affordable care act."clinton, again, slams sanders on gun control.sot clinton:he voted to let guns go into amtrak, guns into national parks, he
we can save lives?the debate- steps away from the charleston church where a white gunman killed nine black worshippers in june. former governor martin o'malley hoping to get an edge on the issue-sot o'malley:i'm the one candidate on this stage that actually brought people together to pass comprehensive gun safety legislation. but sanders refuses to discuss former president bill clinton and his past indescretions.sot sanders: yes, his behavior was deplorable, have i said a word? no, i have not. i'm going to debate secretary clinton, governor o'malley on the issues facing the american people, not bill clinton;s personal behavior. 3 in contrast to earlier debates, donald trump was not a big conversation topic. 3 clinton didn't mention his name once. 3 3 happening this week - asheville brewing company will release two new beers that are inspired by bands from across the pond. it is part of the brewery's "british invasion week". "strawberry pils forever" honoring "the beatles" will be on tap today
by "the who" will be released on wednesday. throughout the week - asheville pizza and brewing will also offer movie screenings, music ... and kid- friendly activities. 3 3 the panthers win just got a whole lot sweeter! krispy kreme is offering a dozen original glazed doughnuts for three-99 today in north carolina and south carolina. the company posted on social media that they would offer the deal if the panthers won. the panthers beat the seattle seahawks 31 to 24. a dozen doughnuts are regularly priced around eight dollars.3 stan will have highlights of the game in just a few minutes. 3 3 3 we have an early bird gets the win giveaway this morning! in honor of asheville restaurant week... we are giving away two 50 dollar gift certificates to the red stag grill in asheville. go to facebook dot com slash news 13
3 today on facebook feedback... many of you are excited about the carolina panthers win. we want to know 'how do you plan to celebrate if the panthers play in the super bowl?' head to the wlos facebook page and weigh in. we'll share some of your comments later this morning. 3 3 3 3 the time is now 5:xx. facts about martin luther king junior you may not have known about. straight ahead in our five at five... how many times the civil rights leader has been jailed. 3 new at six, the midwest is
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3 in this morning's five at five.... we are taking a look at interesting facts about doctor martin luther king junior. king's birth name was michael, not martin. his father who was a pastor, became inspired by the protestant reformation leader martin luther. as a result, king senior changed his own name as well as his son's. king entered college at the age of 15. he was such a gifted student that he skipped grades nine and 12 before enrolling in 19-44 at morehouse college. king received his doctorate in systematic theology. after earning a divinity degree from pennsylvania's crozer theological seminary, king attended graduate school at boston university. king's "i have a dream" speech was not his first at the lincoln memorial. he spoke in the shadow of the great emancipator during a prayer pilgrimage for freedom six years before. king was jailed 29 times. he was arrested for acts of civil disobedience,
3 good morning everyone in sports.the carolina panthers will host an nfc title game for the first time in their history.the top seed panthers beat seattle to get there--but boy they rode enough ups and downs to make a carowinds ride proud to advance..first play from scrimmage--jonathan stewart out three games with a bad foot, showed he had the fresh legs..he goes 59 yards to seattle's 15-------------- and a couple of plays later--he takes it again., gets the easy score--everyone happy at bank of america-- especially youngsters getting footballs when the panthers score a td.---------------- moments later--defense strikes for 6-- and who else but luke kuechly--russell wilson hit as he throws., kuechly gets it, scores it--and more footballs handed out!!-------------it
especially when cam newton hits greg olsen who makes the unbelievable catch, and its 31-0..that was the score at the half.-------------but the hawks aren't two time nfc champs for nothing..russell wilson--scrambles and finds jermaine kerse--touchdown, its 31-21..-------------sweating time at b-0-a when steven haushka drills the field goal., 31-24. 1:14 to go. ---------------------onside kick had to be recovered and thomas davis does--ball game 31-24..panthers and a big whew!!luke notestine in charlotte following the panthers today and saysthey are a relieved and happy bunch this evening.thanks, stan, the carolina panthers have now won 12 straight home games, but none bigger than this one in the divisional round of the playoffs. the panthers beat the seahawks 31-24 to advance to the nfc championship game. it will be the first time that bank of america stadium has ever hosted the nfc
blessed, man. i don't know about you, but i'm blessed man. to be in this position. to play with a group of guys that's unselfish. and the vets, because you never know when your next time is going to be, man." "to go out there, it was a great feeling to get the victory. to play as well do better 2nd half. we have room for improvement. but to jump on them, first half, 31-0. can't ask for a better half." "it's definitely a great feeling to play in this game. two, we get to play right here at home in front our home fans. it's going to be a great game. we're excited about it." "so all that stands in the way of a trip to the super bowl is carson palmer and the arizona cardinals. those two teams will square off right here in charlotte next sunday at 6:40pm. reporting from bank of america stadium, i'm luke notestine for news 13 sports.that's our sports this morning. i'm stan
3 it is 5:xx ... a couple in california had twice the reason to throw a party this weekend. nicholas and rafaela ordaz have celebrated their 82-nd wedding anniversary. the entire family was there to mark the occasion, from their kids to their great-great grandkids. mister ordaz also turned 102 on friday. the couple have some advice about how to make a marriage last.
respect, affection and not sweating the small stuff. the ordaz family is close to the record for the longest marriage ever recorded... which is 86 years. 3 3 here is a look at current conditions.. here are your weather headlines for today.. up next.. we'll talk about what to expect in the extended forecast. 3 3 3 3 a marine who disappeared after a helicopter crash is from the upstate. how the search is going. 3 the iowa caucus is just around the corner. which democratic presidential
3 happening right now... it is snowing across parts of the mountains. this is a live look from the base lodge at wolf ridge ski resort in mars hill. you can see the snow flakes falling... and it is cold out there as well. 3 3 the weekend winter weather has spilled over into the start of the week. we have live team coverage of the latest on the snow and what you can expect if you hit the roads this morning. we begin with ingrid allstead in the sky watch weather center. ingrid? good morning. here is a look at current conditions across the region. your day planner shows temperatures warming by noon. coming up, i'll show you our 7-day forecast for both the mountains and upstate. 3 3
3 d-o-t crews are hard at work in some are hard at d-o-t crews d-o-t crews are hard at work in some mountain counties, treating roads coated with snow. news 13's lauren brigman continues our team coverage live in madison county this morning. lauren, future i-26 is one area where slick conditions are reported? take a look at future 26 now... madison d-o-t crews are out as we speak treating primary roads throughout the county. slick spots reported: nc 212 in shelton laurel nc 209 & nc 63 in hot springs future 26 in mars hill near tn line/sams gap they started to see snow around 10pm then off & on