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3 there are still 3 a lot of school closings and delays this morning as slick roads are still making it hard to travel. this is the complete updated list that is on our website wlos dot com. we will also continue to run
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across the bottom of your screen. 3 3 good morning... it's tuesday, january 26th. it's tuesday, it's tuesday, january 26th. i'm holly headrick. and i'm jay siltzer 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
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3 starting today, regular hours begin for the "art bus service" in asheville after friday's snow storm. news 13's lauren brigman is live downtown with that update. lauren, some buses are hitting the roads right now? i just called the asheville transit station and i'm told two buses are departing on their routes now, much earlier than the 10 a-m start they had yesterday. officials will still be monitoring routes and 3 ((take fs-- bus service)) posting alerts if icy conditions are affecting any of those. go to wlos-dot-com and we will link you to their service alerts page. it's also back to normal for the downtown parking garages. free parking was allowed inside the downtown parking garages...
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will resume for those. if you leave a parking deck anytime after ten this morning you will have to pay. starting at 8am those using the parking decks will have to pull a ticket. 3 live in downtown 3 asheville, downtown 3 asheville, lauren brigman news 13. 3 3 hazardous weather conditions are still making it difficult for food delivery drivers. "asheville pizza and brewing" is just one of many companies across the mountains whose drivers are dealing with the dangers. they are going on side roads and streets that
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attention from snow plows. tracy thompson has been making deliveries for "asheville pizza" for seven-years now... and knows the risks that come with winter weather. 3 4452 "a couple years ago i slid down a side street that dumps into merrimon, and if any cars had been coming they would have hit me." 4300 tracy says asheville pizza leaves the decision to deliver up to the drivers. if their drivers do not feel safe because of weather conditions... management will suspend deliveries. 3 3 the snow is still impacting mail delivery and trash collection in haywood county. track pick-up resumed in waynesville, canton, clyde and maggie valley. but some smaller operators are still having a hard time getting through snow that was piled up by plows.. or driveways that have not been cleared. the post office also asks people to make sure snow is cleared six feet on either side of your mailbox so mail trucks can drive up to it. 3 3 3 the nation's largest zinc processor is temporarily idling its plant in rutherford
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corporation" says the shutdown comes amid zinc prices at a seven-year low and financial problems. about 200 people are affected. a small crew of workers will maintain the plant during the idling period. no word when that will end. 3 3 3 we have an update this morning on body cameras in the asheville police department. the department is now working with the city attorney to develop a new policy for the video from them. under current state law the video is not considered public record. the city's new policy says the chief "can" allow an individual to view a recording if that person is filing a complaint against an officer. the plan is for officers to start using the cameras by this summer. 3 3 a pit bull kills a seven-year- old boy and injures his eight-year-old brother in robeson county.(nats of 911) "is the bleeding serious? yes it is. and is the child completely alert? no he's not." the attack happened near the boys' home over the weekend. the dog belonged to a neighbor and was found dead at the
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brother fought back with a pair of pruning shears. 3 you never expect them to wander off and somthing like that happen. if i knew tehre was a mean dog on the other side of those woods, my whole back yard probably be fenced in... neighbors said the dog had been aggressive before, and the boys provoked the animal. investigators have not said what led up to the attack. 3 3 3 a manhunt is underwaafter a daring jail break in california. officials say the fugitives are deadly and the escape was sophisicated. reid binion has the latest. 3 (lt. jeff hallock, orange co sheriff's office) "we are in a position when we absolutely need the public's county sheriff jeff hallock laying out the urgency of a manhunt underway in california......after three inmates broke out of the orange county central men's jail friday. (lt. jeff hallock/pio, orange county sheriff's office) "these three are extremely dangerous felons and need to be apprehended and brought into custody immediately."two of the men are facing charges of murder and attempted murder and are thought to have ties to vietnamese gangs.and a third, already convicted of murder, now charged wtih kidnapping
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inmates first cut through a quarter-inch metal plate... ...then squeezed through cramped, unsecured plumbing tunnels to the roof......then using bed sheets and towels to repell some 50 feet to the ground.(former prison inmate) "there's constantly laundry call. it's really easy to accumulate bed sheets, pillow cases and such."3 the inmates cleared 3 security checkpoiois undetected, emerging to freedom from the hulking concrete facility. (lt. jeff hallock, orange co sheriff's office) "several other security breaches occurred. and when i say 'several other security breaches', we are talking about breaching in some cases significant amount of steel, bar and metal."officials say it's not clear if the inmates had help.... (lt. david sawyer/orange county sheriff's office) "so far, 3 3 3 3 reportingi'm reid binion, their escape.discovery of staged to delay discovery of their escape.i'm reid binion, reporting 3 3 3 a grand jury investigating the undercover footage of planned parenthood has found no wrong doing. instead, the anti-abortion activists
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have been indicted. they are 3 3
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3 it's 5:xx. let's take a look at business headlines. crude oil prices tumble again, and take stocks along with them. the dow dropped 208 points yesterday to end at 15- thousand 885. the nasdaq fell 72 points to end monday at 45-18. 3 3 now let's take a look at today's business headlines across the web.donald trump took a shot at mike bloomberg, challenging the foundation of his multi-billion dollar empire and even his net worth. is bloomberg really worth $36.5 billion as estimated by forbes? disney just got hit with two class-action hit with
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workers were told they had 90 days to train their replacements: foreigners on h-1b visas, the most common visa for high-skilled foreign workers. if they didn't agree, they weren't eligible for bonuses or severance packages. up to 300 workers lost their jobs. burger king is facing a big threat from a resurgent mcdonald's -- and feuding with wendy's on social media. 3 3 3 the time is now 3 5:xx. coming up... terrifying views. a crumbling cliff displaces residents. 3 and news 13 wants to hear from you so we can continue to
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stories. go to wlos dot com and click-on the "your voice" news survey to share your
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3 residents of 3 residents of one california apartment complex have been ordered to get out due to fears the structure will fall into the pacific ocean. the apartments in pacifica are located near cliffs that are crumbling, in part, due to the current el nia winter. police posted yellow tags on
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residents to leave. parts of pacifica's coastline have crumbled over the years, threatening homes and businesses. a veterinarian who works nearby has a possible explanation. 3 "global warming, antarctica icebergs are melting, the ocean levels are rising, the high tides are higher and the storms are taking more of the ... excavating more of the cliffs." pacifica's police chief says officials have reached a point where no one can live inside the threatened apartments. some residents say they have no plans to leave... despite the order and previous evacuations. 3 3
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3 here is a look at what you can expect for the next three days. 3 3 3 the time is now 5:xx. coming up.. an update on the earthquake that shook anchorage. the damage and injuries reported. 3 3 don't forget, you can enter to win our valentine's seflie contest! send us your most creative selfie of you and your valentine.. for a chance to win a 150-dollar pair of diamond earrings from alan's jewelry and pawn. just go to wlos dot com and click on "contests" to enter. the winner will be announced during our morning show on february ninth. >> i'm alex trebek. if you're age 50 to 85, please listen carefully. the lock i want to talk to you about isn't the one on your door. it's a rate lock for your life insurance
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and yours? it with yourself. fr eshlyshare ke sd auegsag gewi,th ham and bacon,cracorget two four bbruceakskf.ast croissants for 3 making headlines this morning... europe's top police agency warns there could be more isis attacks similar to those in paris. europol says extremists will keep attempting attacks on soft targets in europe. the agency says nearly all of europe
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released a video of the paris attackers, that details the careful planning before the attack took place. 3 police in miami catch an escaped prisoner after he kicks the back window of a patrol car. the man was being transported to a correctional center yesterday morning when he escaped. he was wanted in georgia on kidnapping, home invasion and narcotics-related charges. he was eventually caught, but not before a grueling chase. 3 "he attempted to strike a florida highway patrol vehicle - one of the miami-dade police vehicles and he did strike a sweetwater vehicle. a pedestrian was also sideswiped during this whole incident." fortunately, no one was hurt during the chase. detectives also said the suspect may be tied to an ohio murder. 3 a grand jury investigating the undercover footage of planned parenthood has found no wrong doing. instead, the anti-abortion activists involved in making the videos have been indicted. they are charged with tampering with a governmental record, and purchasing human organs. those
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parenthood discussing the handling of fetal tissue from abortions. planned parenthood denied it did anything wrong and said the videos were misleadingly edited. 3 the damage from sunday's alaska earthquake appears to be limited to a road south of anchorage. a state spokeswoman says a short stretch of highway dropped about 18-inches in the magnitude seven-point-one quake. there were no injuries. bridge and building inspections do not show any structural damage. 3 3 here is a look at current conditions.. in our next half hour we'll talk more about what to expect in the next 7- days.3 3 3 3 it is politics with a touch of mint and chocolate chips. coming up... the famous ice cream maker who is backing
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>>holly: 5:56, ben, of ben and jerries, is backing bernie sanders for president. >>jay: he came out with a batch called "bernie's yearning" created in his personal catch p, a mint chocolate flavor, 25 points will be given away in a
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>>ingrid: the vermontuuunh= nothing to do with the brand. >>jay: this is just ben coe enin his kitchen. >>holly: it still has to do with his brand, i don't buy it. capitol on. nice try though. >>ingrid: let's take a final look at weather this half hour. 34 degrees in asheville. winds are calm, thankfully. ice still slick outside. we have threats to share this morning. the chance of another wintry mix and when and how warm we will turn this weekend. >>lauren: have your change ready before you leave the house this morning if you plan to park in downtown asheville. i will tell you how the here. >>holly: about 1,000-tons of salt has been used in asheville to treat the roads. what city leaders are saying about the current supply. >>jay: and the call of duty. how one doctor is not letting a
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his now, in high definition, from the western north carolina's news leader, this is news 13 this morning. >>holly: talk abt a unique listing on airbnb. a man listed a you theek winter igloo for $200 a night during the blizzard. >>jay: the post described it as most desirable and hand crafted featuring blanket, plastic bag pillows an lights. >>ingrid: unfortunately,
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