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jackpot could get... with no winners coming from last night's drawing. home invasion suspects... remain at large. where in the valley police are looking for the men. big changes could be on the way for the north end of the strip. what's enticing investors to take over the stalled fontainebleu tower./// you're watching 8 news now weekend edition with patranya bhoolsuwan. the news of southern nevada is now." (( alright now for your winning powerball it is lucky 13 tonight. )) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > good morning i'm patranya bhoolsuwan. the powerball numbers are in... and if you didn't win... don't get down on yourself... there is no winner from tonight's drawing. the 900-million dollar jackpot is the highest in u-s history... and by the next drawing on wednesday... it could swell to 1-point-3 billion.
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line with big money in their eyes. this is drone video of the long lines in primm... provided to us by avisight. while people waited up to three hours to finally get inside to buy a ticket... some didn't expect to win.. but still had to give it a shot: ((connie: "it's a donation to the state of california. a donation to the education system and the elderly care so it's just something different to do." )) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) in case you're wondering... the odds of winning are about 1 in 292 million./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > another top story this morning... police are on the hunt for home invasion suspects on the west side of town. it all happened just after 9 o clock last night... at a home near desert inn and fort apache. metro says the family inside was not allowed to leave when the suspects broke in. it's not clear if anyone was injured. if you have any information
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crimestoppers./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > a woman is injured and two people are behind bars after a shooting at a pahrump casino. it happened at the pahrump nugget just after midnight. police say 46 year old lee daniels fired at a woman at a cafe after they got into a fight. then... police say daniels left the property with another woman.. 36 year old desiree lewis. they were arrested a short time later in las vegas. the pair face several charges including attempted murder and firing a weapon inside a casino. the victim is recovering at u-m-c./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > police have made an arrest in connection with a deadly stabbing from last month. 30 year old brandon olds... faces one count of murder. he was taken into custody yesterday near paradise and twain. olds is accused of killing kyth johnson on december 16th near harmon and boulder highway. police believe the stabbing stemmed from an argument.
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the rain was a nice change in the forecast last week... but could we soon be seeing sunny skies again? here to tell us is chief meteorologist tedd florendo. (( )) > let's check out our weather ehadlines. sunday showers are possible in some locales. although not widespread showers, could be mainly light with more mountain snow. not as active next week as we don't see an abundance of storms. sunny start to the week next week, then more clouds. next chances for showers could be thursday, maybe as early as wednesday night. hour by hour tomorrow shows partly cloudy skies with just slight chances for isolated showers. chilly in the morning, 50's by noon and probably 53 by afternoon. staying below average and we have a lot more to talk about in your full forecast coming up./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > 2016 is expected to be a landmark year when it comes to new development on the strip.
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unfinished fontainebleu could soon be sold. the commercial real estate firm handling the sale says they are very confident the skyscraper will be sold in 2016 and a deal could be in place within 60 days. the executive in charge of selling the property says it's a time consuming process... as they make sure buyers who have expressed interest have the necessary assets to complete a deal this big: ((john knott/executive vice president cbre: " they have, call it $50 million of their own equity, but they bring a fund in with them and the fund says we're prepared to support this bid and then all the sudden it becomes a highly credible bider because they demonstrated the financial capacity with the support of this multi billion dollar fund as their partner.")) ((sharie johnson)) here's what's so enticing to investors lately. las vegas room rates are up.and so is the hotel occupancy rate. it was about 82-percent during the recession. in 2015, it was over 90- percent./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > a philidelphia gunman...
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what police are now saying about the suspect's possible ties to terrorism. weighing in conflicts overseas what democratic presidential candidate bernie sanders tells 8 news now about whether the u-s should be involved with the ongoing conflict in north korea.
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this is 8 > officers in philadelphia are doubling up on patrol... after one of their own was ambushed by a gunman. and we do want to warn you... some may find this surveillance video disturbing. thirty-year-old edward archer of yeadon was arraigned saturday... on charges that also include aggravated assault and assault of a law enforcement officer... and was denied bail. he admitted to shooting officer jesse hartnett with a stolen police gun "in the name of islam". police are now looking into
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a terrorist organization: ((comm. richard ross//philadelphia police department - he wouldn't say that and we don't know /// but he certainly doesn't strike me as a guy who doesn't have a degree of intelligence around him stopping just short of implicating himself too much or certainly anyone else.)) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) officer hartnett has undergone surgery but is expected to recover./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > a busy week in las vegas as the democratic presidential candidates were in town for a fundraiser for the state democratic party. hillary clinton... martin o'malley and bernie sanders each gave speeches at the event wednesday night at the m- g-m grand. the next day... our own steve sebelius and patrick walker sat down with bernie sanders for a wide- ranging interview at his nevada campaign headquarters in las vegas: (( patrick walker: we're talking about a nuclear north korea. how do you handle that? and is going through the un appropriate action, or does the u.s. need to do more to try to curb that?" // sen. bernie sanders: i think, in this particular case, with an isolated and a paranoid government in north korea,
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ironically, that we have is china." )) ((patrick walker)) sanders spoke about a number of other topics...includin g the ranchers' protest at a wildlife refuge in oregon. you can catch the full interview tonight at 5:30 on politics now./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > ces wraps up another year in las vegas. hear from some of the attendees... and how they compare 2016 to years past. ((cooler than normal yesterday with temps only in the low 50's. typically we're around 57 this time of year. so how warm will we get today? and what are our shower chances? i'll let you know when we come back.))
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((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > c-e-s 2016 is now a wrap. since wednesay... the tech industry's biggest names have showed off cutting edge products. the annual event takes place at the las vegas convention center and draws hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world. 8 news now spoke with some of the people that went to c- e-s about what they thought of this year's convention. while some had a blast... others weren't so impressed: (( chris velazco/engadget honestly, it feels a bit of a let down. we see a lot of buzz going into these shows in recent years and this time the buzz wasn't really there. kevin east/network engineer it was much bigger than i thought it was going to be. a lot of new stuff. a lot of automation, a lot of drone this year.
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((sharie johnson)) despite the what attendees thought... c-e-s it a big win for the valley. last year the convention generated over 210-million dollars in non- gaming revenue./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > after a week of rain... we could be seeing a slight warm up in temperature as we start the work week. tedd florendo has a complete look at what to expect. (( )) >warmed up a little today but not much, the high 52 degrees and we dropped to 37 this morning. our normal is 57 so we stayed below average again. and the record on this date was 72 degrees set back in 1945. sunset at 4-43 this evening. ... ............................ ...... ................... it's been a cool week with plenty of days below normal. typically like we mentioned we're around 57 degrees. temps stayed many days below that. we came near normal yesterday and last sunday. we also had some good rain this week. starting on monday we had some measurable rain. tuesday was our best day with a quarter of an inch. then a trace on wednesday and thursday. dry yesterday however. ......... ............................ ................... water vapor satellite shows this system passing through today. then we'll get a short break in the action this week before another system out here in the pacific takes aim at the west coast again. this could affect us as early as wednesday night and thursday. but chances right now not too high on rain chances. that could change as we get closer to that event, but moisture coming in limited as of
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..................... ................ .................... here's your travelers' forecast with los angeles tomorrow at 62. phoenix partly sunny with a high of 56 under partly cloudy skies. san diego 61 with showers in the morning, then clearing by afternoon. san francisco 54 for the high under mostly sunny skies and cool ........................... .......... ....................... futurecast shows chances in the morning, then clearing by late monday b bck to more sunshine and drier weather expected at least until midweek. ................. .................... ........ you can get the ski report on our website at las- vegas-now-dot-com. go to the sections tab and look for weather. there you can get the ski report for all your local mountains from arizona to californa as well. ..........................'s the forecast. 38 degrees under partly clear skies andight winds ovnight.ok for light nds.morrow expect a high of 53 th clouds in the morning then n later.owersre possible along with rkles.light winds for sunday as well. ................................... ........unt charleston 34 rock 48 with slighsnowchances. rtly sunny with slight ower ancess well.ght winds. ................ ................... ...... highs tomorrow in the mid 50's d cooler in thnthwest part the valleylr in the kyle canyon. ........................... .... .....gional tem also in mid 50'sin hmp and milder in ughlin. chilly in the southern great basin. ......................... ............ ...... extended forecast show cool 50's all week and slightly below
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sunny start to the week then clouds by midweek with slight shower chances for wednesday night and thursday. then partly sunny late week. then chilly in the morning wiht those mid 30's./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > even if you don't become a powerball jackpot still have a shot at winning big money with the
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we are giving away 25 hundred dollars during our special newscast after the superbowl. just head to our website las vegas now dot com to enter .... click the banner at the top of the page. and while you're there, we want you to check out our newly launched super bowl page.... just click the sports tab. you'll find great information on nfl stats, past games, as well as game day recipes./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > a pittsburgh hospital getting young football fans started early. why staff say it's important to keep up the annual tradition.///
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pittsburgh steelers are moving forward in the nfl playoffs... after an exciting win over the bengals saturday... and the may have some newborns to thank for helping cheer them on. dave crawley explains./// >what better way to celebrate the steelers opening round playoff game, than to blanket babies in black and gold? six one-day-old infants (coincidentally matching the steelers six super bowl trophies) are carefully swaddled in the famous terrible towel. it's a playoff tradition at magee-womens hospital. jeff hodges is director of nursing operations.
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the spirits of parents and staff, even if the babies aren't really into it yet. (jeff hodges- director of nursing operations) "the excitement that it generates for everybody. the staff, they get to wear their steeler jerseys and tee shirts this whole weekend, in preparation for the game. so they're very excited, and the parents really love it, too." including the mother of one of the boys, somwhere in this group. (ashley kochis- mother) "maybe he'll be a ben or, who else, a troy or a heath?" the babies' caps were knitted by volunteers. like the steelers themselves, it's a team effort all the way, for the babies of magee. (dave crawley- reporting) "those kids are off to a really good start. if their parents sign them up now for season tickets, they may just get them by the time they're adults. not a bengals fan in the bunch. "we started them off right early, and we have them where they need to be".
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((patranya bhoolsuwan)) following saturday's playoff win... the steelers will take on the broncos one week from today./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the best in the world... competing downtown. how much money was on the line this weekend... as the best drone racers went head to head. the rain clouds may have spared us yesterday... but you might want to still grab a coat before heading out today. there's a slight chance of showers throughout the rest of the day thanks for watching 8 news now sunday morning, we'll be right back after the break ./// now, nevada's first
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> it's going to be a packed week... and we want to give you a heads up about what's coming up over the next few days. the clark county school district board of trustees will hold a meeting tomorrow at 5 p-m to discuss possible changes to the sex education cirriculum. on tuesday... president obama will deliver his final state of the union address. 8 news now will bring you live coverage as it happens.
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nevada health link will hold an enrollment event at the henderson convention center... for those who have questions about healthcare coverage and how to sign up. ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > start cleaning out the house or the garage now.. our 8 news now living green super recycling event is coming up later this month. it's taking place saturday, january 23rd at the thomas and mack. here you can recycle all sorts of electronics.... get rid of your unused and expired medicine, and bring paperwork that needs shredded. goodwill will also be collecting household items. for the full list... head over to las vegas now dot com./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the best drone pilots on the planet are in las vegas this weekend to compete. extreme drone racing took over the zappos atrium last night. 15 of the top racers in the world came together to fly their drones through hoops and rings of fire. the pilots even used special headsets to give their a first- person view from their drone. this weekend's winner took home 10- thousand dollars in cash...
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