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a valley neighborhood is fed up with a nearby gravel pit and the dust it creates. how they are calling for change in the community and how the county is responding./// ((denise valdez)) the trump campaign is on damage control after a leaked tax income report. how the clinton campaign is taking advantage of the new information. ((paul joncich)) and it's about that time to break out a jacket. tedd is here with a break down of just how low the temps are
voice over: "now, live...this is 8 news now at six-thirty." ((paul joncich)) we've heard from protestors and also wells cargo regarding the company's proposal to expand and add another plant. good evening. i'm paul joncich. ((denise valdez)) i'm denise valdez in for christianne tonight. nearby neighbors have complained about the dust-filled air around the gravel pit on spring mountain and tenaya for some time. and now the county's department of air quality is weighing in. uslive with what the county is saying about expansion? ((brittany edney)) denise and paul--the county's department of air quality tells us that over the past two years, they've received 35 complaints regarding wells cargo--most of those dust related-- and that they investigate any complaints they receive. and their investigation has resulted in some violations. ((brittany edney)) wells cargo tells 8 news now that its dust and operating
and state regulations. but the county's department of air quality says its issued 4 violations during 2015 and 2016.... two for visable emmissions, then performance testing and unpermitted emission units. ((susan brager, clark county commissioner, district f )) "when a complaint or a concern comes in, they go out to the site, because we would get written up if we just let dirt or dust particles fly anywhere." )) ((brittany edney)) the department adds the paul meyer park air quality monitoring station keeps an eye on the plant and the air quality saying "it has shown one exceedance for dust in two years, and that exceedance correlates to a high-wind event." ((brittany edney)) wells cargo is asking the county to approve a proposal adding another plant on the south side of spring mountain. the county says, quote: "a review of the application is under way and will include some air quality modeling to look at emissions that would occur with the new equipment to ensure that emissions continue to be within allowable standards." ((brittany edney)) but that's not keeping nearby families from worrying about their health.
"the main concern for me is health, i have two kids, a 9 year old and a 4 year old, just the amount of chemicals that they make their asphalt with, it's just going to be very bad for our health." ((brittany edney)) as for what's going to happen with wells cargo's plans for expansion... county officials tell me the proposal is planned to be heard this week by planning and zoning as well as county officials. so, we should have a better idea later this week reporting live, brittany edney, 8 news now./// some major movers and shakers gathered on the unlv campus to push for a 1.9 billion dollar nfl stadium 12 year nfl veteran and las vegan steven jackson and former raider napolian mccallum joined howie long in support of the recommendation to bring the nfl to las vegas. former mayor jan jones along with county commissioners and unlv officials also lended support.
unlv football. coach tony sanchez says the rebels won't be tenants but instead partners. meanwhile viewers are also sounding off on the possibility of the raiders making their new home in las vegas./// ((paul joncich)) -chris went strait to the point "i want the raiders here in vegas!!!!!!!" -while wendy argued: "use that money for education and cops - we need them a lot more than a stupid stadium which no one can afford to go to" don't forget you can join the conversation on our 8 news now social media pages./// ((tedd florendo)) wind all day with the strongest winds expected tonight with gusts up to 45 possible and locally higher in the mountains. temps staying warm but cooler than yesterday and will get cooler by tomorrow and the morning. a.m. temps also the next few days will be cooler as well as we see temps we haven't seen since april and early may. ................................
forms which show a net loss of almost one billion dollars. over the weekend, the new york times published three pages from trump's 1995 state income tax forms. they show that he reported a loss in federal taxable income of 916 million dollars, which may have allowed him to avoid paying federal income taxes for up to 18 years. today in ohio, democratic candidate hillary clinton slammed trump during a speech about economics. (( (sec. hillary clinton/(d) presidential nominee) "he abuses his power, games the system, and puts his own interests ahead of the country everyone else last.")) ((paul joncich)) >> the two vice presidential candidates, tim kaine and mike pence, will face off in their only debate tomorrow night. it will air right here on 8 news now./// ((paul joncich)) don't forget to send in your questions... for the u-s senate debate hosted by 8 news now and univision. joe heck and catherine cortez masto will face off at canyon springs high school october 14-at seven p-m. go to las vegas now dot com or
candidates. and as always 8 news now is your local election headquarters for all the races and issues that matter to you both on air and online at las vegas now dot com./// ((denise valdez)) one of the strips most iconic landmarks is glowing bright to stand up against domestic violence tonight. of course we're talking about the welcome to the fabulous las vegas sign on the south end of the strip. it's normal gold lights are going purple tonight as part of domestic violence awareness month./// ((paul joncich)) reality star kim kardashian the victim of a brazen roe >> what the daring thieves we're disguised as that allowed them to make off with millions of dollar worth
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and locked her in the bathroom. the thieves made off with a jewelry box containing six-point-seven million dollars' worth of valuables. (broll of kardashian) a spokeswoman for kardashian west said she was "badly shaken but physically unharmed" after the robbery. (kanye west cancels concert) husband kanye west was performing at the meadows music and arts festival in new york at the time... (upnats music) and cancelled the show mid-performance. kayne upsot: "i'm sorry, family emergency. i have to stop the show." (kardashian west and family at paris fashion show/ still of kendall on catwalk) (ap photos) kardashian west had been in the french capital for fashion evening...where her sister kendall jenner was on the catwalk. (elaine cobbe/cbs news/paris) it's also unclear whether kardashian west's 3 year old daughter and 10 month old son were with her when the robbery occurred. police say the star has now left france. elaine cobbe, cbs news, paris. ((denise valdez)) there are no details on how the star's bodyguards dealt with the robbery../// ((paul joncich)) lady gaga is going back to her roots for her new tour.
called a "dive bar mini-tour." rolling stone reports gaga will kick off the short tour this week at an undisclosed dive bar. the trek will take her to the kinds of venues where she first got her start. last week gaga announced that she will be headlining the 2017 super bowl halftime show in houston. /// ((denise valdez)) good news for all you muggles.... the harry potter movies are coming back to theaters. today imax and warner brothers announced that all eight potter films will be shown at imax theaters for one week starting october premiere of the film version of "fantastic beasts and where to find them". that's the "potter" spinoff that marks author j-k rowling's return to theaters. each imax screening will include content from "fantastic beasts", as well as greetings from the new film's cast. "fantastic beasts and where to find them" hits imax and other u-s theaters on november 18th./// ((paul joncich)) people in the caribbean
powerful. ((denise valdez)) >> how people living in the area are preparing for the extreme weather that's heading their way -- and how soon the u-s could be impacted by the massive storm./// announcer: you're watching 8 news now at six-thirty. jacky rosen: i'm jacky rosen, and as a computer programmer, i created apps... before they were lled "apps" and i learned there's always a smart solution. as president of my synagogue, we found a smart solution to rising energy costs... creating one of the largest solar projects in the state. in congress, i'll work with democrats and republicans to make all of nevada a leader in solar, to improve our schools, and create good jobs.
covered streets and stranded cars. off the western coast of the island, near the city of negril (neh-grill), a water spout was spotted over the ocean ahead of the storm. officials issued an evacuation order throughout the island. (((andrew holness /prime minister of jamaica) "all the models show that jamaica will be within the 90 percent effect band of this storm. )) ((denise valdez)) still too early to forecast matthew's impact in the u-s.. but those of you living on the east coast could feel it by the end is the strongest hurricane to hit south america since 2007./// ((weather toss)) tedd florendo winds have been blowing today with some of the strongest winds expected to materialize
expecting cooler temps tomorrow as we beging the big cool down with the passage of the cold front. ......................... .......... .................... temps around the region were in the upper 80's today with the warmest temps over to the east side of the valley close to 90 with the southwest gusts around the region. the cooler temps over the west side and foothills with strongest winds with the coldest temps in the mountains. ........ ........................... ...... still warmer around the region as the cold front approaches. warm down the colorado river valley all the wad bullhead city the warmest this afternoon. still warm in mesquite and more comfortable temps but windy in the southern great basin.' ................................ ... .............. watching the satellite and radar and showing the low still up to the northwest as it churns around the region and cold front still northwest. as it's axix approaches is when we'll see our strongest winds between 7 and 10 pm along with the weather alerts. ................................ ... ................. tonight expect a low in the 50's
night along with blowing dust. tomorrow expect a high of 75 only and breezy and cool tomorrow. dust shouldn't be an issue tomorrow. ................................ ... ............... extended forecast shows cooler highs and lows that stay chilly for a few days. we'll gradually warm up late week and near seasonal as rain still stays away from the region.
here in our studio today. for the debut of a regular interview segment with anchor dave courvoisier. dave. ((dave courvoisier)) thanks paul... we're calling this segment "discussing the district". mr. skorkowsky is one of the busiest guys on the planet, so thanks for being available for us. we noticed the district is calling this week the "week of respect"...tell us about that. question #2 last session, the governor
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((paul joncich)) do you have questions about health care enrollment? 8 news now has you covered. on wednesday 8 on your side's answering your questions. you can call our phone bank from noon to 8-pm... to get answers from industry professionals./// ((denise valdez)) toyota is concerned you may be getting lonely on the road. ((paul joncich)) >> that's why they want to sell you a talking robot to keep you company while you drive. meet kirobo mini. it's described as "a miniature communication partner ...developed to provide companionship." the 4-inch high gizmo can apparently chat away and even respond to facial expressions.
you've taken together. ((denise valdez)) >> the robot can be linked up to cars and gadgets in the home... and it's small enough to fit in your cup holder. toyota plans to sell kirobo in japan next year for about 4-hundred dollars. no word on when it will make it to the u-s/// ((denise valdez)) thanks for watching 8 news now at 6:30. we're always on at las vegas now dot cond along with facebook and twitter. ((paul joncich)) >> be sure to watch 8 news now at 11...
and now here is, the host of "jeopardy!" -- alex trebek! thank you, johnny. and thank you, ladies and gentlemen. welcome aboard, folks. well, both in terms of the number of games he has won and the amount of money he has won, seth is right up there in the top half dozen or so "jeopardy!" champions of all time. so, amy and george, good luck to all three of you. go. now, the categories. first off... hmm. you'll deal with... and, finally... alex: seth, start us off. baseball in uniform for $200, please. bob feller left the cleveland indians