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got a lot of backlash this week for his comments on muslims and for his past business deals, but he's standing by his opinions and decisions. and while trump didn't make an official the state fair the summer. tonight, he's at the iowa state fair grounds, and not everyone is peklo is live from outside the trump rally. jacob/livetvu2 presidential candidate donald trump's rally will begin in just under a half hour. selling trump merchandise in true fashion. not everyone that is happy about mr. trump's campaign or his opinions, especially on recent matters like the proposed ban on muslims and his mocking of a new york times reporter. i'm outside where republican presidential candidate donald trump's rally will begin in just under a half hour. you can see folk are selling trump merchandise in true trump business fashion. not everyone that is here though is too happy about mr. trump's campaign or his opinions, especially on recent matters like the proposed ban
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times reporter. " " jacob/livetvu2 protestors outside trump's rally at the iowa state fair grounds in the varied industries building. adlib jack: tonight at ten, we'll have a full look-back at the trump rally. it's set to begin at 6:30 in the varied industries building. jack: new documents show the people involved in last months deadly shooting on court avenue had an extensive history with each other. jack: on november 29th, police arrested dresean barber for shooting emanuel perez and andrew hurley- boyd. perez later died. after several interviews with witnesses and family members, police say it seems the three aren't strangers. they've been in several altercations stretching over the past two years.
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brother said they left to confront.... recent issues off three shots. during the investigation, barber told police he was in didn't hear any gun shots. and his brother left before the fight broke out. tonight, is behind bars facing 1st degree murder charges. jack: now the latest on the spatula murder. 19 year old ngor makuey (nor muh-koy') is found guilty of first degree murder. that's after he broke into the des moines home of rupert madison and his wife in july of 2014 and attacked both of them. madison's wife had serious injuries but survived. rupert died at the hospital. makuey's defense attorney tried to use the insanity defense during the trial, but the jury didn't buy it. and neither did the judge. "i find that the defendent did not prove the defense of insanity. as a result of that, mr. makuey, you'll be judged guilty on count 1 of murder in
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a woman charged with two counts of vehicular homicide has bonded out of jail. police say deanna gliem was traveling 73 in a 35 when she hit and killed driver richard hummell and his best friend randall sonnenburg just before thanksgiving. now the family of randall sonnnenburg says gliem shouldnt be free. they say they dont agree with her 250 thousand dollar bond and that she shouldnt be home for the holidays. " " she took it upon herself ot drink and drive then took their lives, it was a choice she made gliems next court appearance is set for january 6th.. jack: there was two- vehicle fatal crash earlier today in boone county. a semi was heading eastbound on highway 30 when a vehicle crossed the intersection heading southbound,
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front of the semi. 79 year old thomas myers of ogden was then hit by the semi, both drivers were taken to boone county mercy hospital. myers was pronounced dead. the accident is still under investigation. jack: dow chemical and dupont are merging to create the world's largest chemical company, saving them at least three billion dollars over the next two years. the new company, dow- dupont will be split up into three new publicly traded companies: agriculture, materials sciences, and specialty products. dupont ceo edward breen will be the ceo of the new 130- billion-dollar company and dow ceo andrew liveris will be the new chairman. jack: senator chuck grassley released a statement today in response to the merger, saying quote: "dupont and dow are two titans of american industry and the proposed merger demands serious scrutiny. i'll be listening to iowa farmers and consumers about any concerns they may have with
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jack: the iowa legislature will be faced with tough decisions again next year as the state doesn't look to have as much money as they were hoping for. at the revenue estimating conference this week, numbers show an increase in revenues. but not as much as legislators thought there would be. one reason for that is iowa crop prices have fallen, which is a concern. lawmakers and education leaders in the state say they're most worried about passing an education funding increase this year, and expect it to be another hard- battle. office released saying, quote we must remain responsible, frugal, and diligent in crafting our gov. branstad looks forward to working with the house and senate to give iowans a stable and sustainable representing our priorities." coming up a little later in sports the big 12 had to say about the last night as steve prohm believes the belongs in basketball.
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but next. we'll take a look at our "can" hunger drive at the fareway on 86th and meredith in urbandale. we'll be here until 9 pm, so you still have plenty of time to drop by and drop off your canned goods. "your watching local 5 news at 6 in hd with jack miller, stephanie
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edwards, and local 5 sports with sports schaeffer. this is are iowa." jack:
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fareway at 86th and meredith all day today we've been collecting food donations for those in need here in the metro. thanks to all of you who have dropped by with your canned good! local 5's stephanie angleson is live now at that fareway. stephanie-- stephanie: we'll take a look at our "can" hunger drive at the fareway on 86th and meredith in urbandale. we'll be here until 9 pm, so you still have plenty of time to drop by and drop off your canned goods. jack: today was the
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the steps of the today was the annual holiday tuba concert on the steps of the old capitol building. " tuba band plays" it attracted a crowd of a few hundred to the university of iowa pentacrest. the concert featured some classic christmas songs, like "it's beginning to look a lot like christmas," "grandma got
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course, the hawkeye fight song. the annual event is put on by the ui tuba and euphonium ensemble, and it features more than a dozen tuba players and a conducter dressed as santa. of course, the warm weather today helped attract the huge crowd. jack: we want to know what you think? what are you doing to ring in the holidays? let us know -- we may use your comments on-air. you can post you thoughts on facebook and twitter. jack: or head to our website and click on the share it tab. we'd love to hear what you think! jack/wxcdl meteorologist james peterson is here now... local 5 weather is coming up next. james:wxcdl ( local 5 weather is coming up next. "now, we are iowa's most accurate forecast with peterson. certified by independent weather experts " james/wxc: welcome back. i'm local
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james: let's take a look at we are iowa's most accurate forecast. james/wxwall: weather adlib: for your much anticipated friday night we are going to be mostly cloudy with fairly mild temperatures for this time of year as lows fall into the low 40s. saturday is going to be mostly cloudy with highs in the 50s. we are going to start to see rain moving in from the south saturday afternoon but especially through the evening. sunday is going to be a very wet day with near constant rain falling all day
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lasting into monday across central iowa capable of reaching 2 inches by monday when the rain has passed. next week will start warm with highs in the 40s for the first couple days, but after that we return to average as temps fall back into the 30s. have a great evening! james/2wx: that's all for my forecast. check out weareiowa.com for the latest in weather . jack/2wx: thanks brad. jack: snap a cool weather photo? post it to we are
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snap a cool weather photo? post it to we are iowa dot com. just click on the iowa dot com. just click on the share it tab! jack/2bam: i'm here with sports director jon schaeffer, and jon a lot of talk today about the isu fans who rushed the court last night jon/2bam: yeah jack it has become a way for fans to celebrate after big basketball game wins. coming up on local 5 sports i'll talk more about what happened last night-- and what the big 12 is saying following the injury of an isu beat writer. "now, local 5 sports with jon schaeffer. we
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jon: welcome back. last night's last minute win by iowa state sparked a court storming. among the filing onto the court-- des moines register writer randy peterson broke his tibia and fibula causing many in the media and fan core to call for court storming to an end. the big 12
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saying that iowa state handled the post game celebration protocol consistent with the guidlines they put in place. they protected the players, coaching staff, and officials so no repercussions will be levied by the big 12. here's what head coach steve prohm had to say last night about his take on storming the court. "that's part of college athletics. that's a great moment. those guys have been camping out here for three days. there's probably only like ten schools that do that in the country, so give them there 15 or 20 minutes to do that. i mean i thought it was pretty cool. i hate that randy got hurt, i mean that's terrible. i was going to shake hands and to see my wife to be honest, because that was a great moment." jon: a lot of my colleagues have said court storming needs to be taken out of post game celebrations. personally-- i don't see it that way. i'm sorry to see randy go down with such a severe injury. it's a freak
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happen. to be honest this wasn't even that bad of a storming-- it was pretty orderly. it's part of the passion-- and it's not something that happens every night. i think prohm summed it up best-- these kids camped out for days-- let them enjoy their 15-20 minutes of celebrating. jon: now the cy-hawk series continues tonight as the iowa women's basketball team heads to hilton tonight. this is a series that's been dominated by the home team in recent years. and the cyclone women are hoping for a little more "obviously this week is a little more pressure packed facing iowa state and having the opportunity to go to their place and play so very good basketball team i know their record doesn't really show it right now but when you've got duke on your schedule it does change things a little bit and obviously they've won inside hilton they're undefeated 2-0 inside hilton. this series has become one where the home team has kind of dominated this is the first time i can remeber where the visiting team is better than the home team. i'm not insulting our team but they're in the top 25 we're not they're 8-1 we're 4-3 so we got a lot to prove" "it's huge the rivalry is bigger than i've ever seen before coming here i knew it was a rivalry but participating and being in the cyhawk series it really shows that this is one of the biggest
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when i first got here and had no idea what the rivalry was because i grew up with the whole a&m texas rivalry so coming here and experiencing it for three years and this rivalry for me on our home court it definitely means a lot and it's important to go in there and give it your all no matter what the outcome is." and some great news for the iowa hawkeyes and their fans. desmond king won the jim thorpe award for best defensive back in college football last night. he had 20 pass breakups and 8 interceptions this seasons for the hawkeyes.
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tonight, local 5 news crews are working hard to bring you even more stories that affect how you live. tonight at ten... we'll take a look back at donald trump's rally set to begin soon at the iowa state fairgrounds. what did the business mogul speak about for his first iowa crowd in weeks? jack/wxhang: now one last check of your weather, with chief meteorologist brad edwards. james: weather adlib: for your much anticipated friday night we are going to be mostly cloudy with fairly mild temperatures for this time of year as lows fall into the low 40s. saturday is going to be mostly cloudy with highs in the 50s. we are going to start to see rain moving in from the south saturday afternoon but especially through the evening. sunday is going to be a very wet
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