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the valley is cooling down.. and the winds staying strong sherry is here with your chilly weather now forecast.. ((brian loftus)) >> plus...president elect donald trump narrowing down the list to for choosing members of his transitional team. we'll see who he was spotted with yesterday. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and... hillary clinton gives a heartwarming speech while being honored by the organization that helped launch her political career. ((brian loftus)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// news now good day.)) ((kirsten joyce)) thanks for joining us on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader. i'm kirsten joyce. ((brian loftus)) >> i'm brian loftus. sherry how's the weather today? ((sherry swensk)) rough winds last night...
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there were some power lines brought down... and chilly winds through today.
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nevada... but now the wind advisory has expired. . sunny and cool today. let's take a look at
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((demetria obilor))
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president obama is in berlin, germany this morning during his final international tour as president. he was greeted by an honor guard and several diplomats. this ishis second country stop on his farewell foreign trip. he is expected to meet with german chancellor, angela merkel, during the three day visit. he will make his last stop in lima, peru over the weekend./// ((kirsten joyce)) president-elect donald trump meets with japan's prime minister today... this will be his first meeting with a world leader since the
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donald trump capped another day of high profile meetings at trump tower... snapping this photo with boxing great, floyd mayweather, junior. many of those seen in the building wednesday are 'overwhelmingly favorites' for key administration posts. including current new york city mayor bill de blasio. ((bill de blasio/ d-new york city mayor: >> "i talked to him about the proposal for tax cuts for the wealthy //i also raised concerns about some of the messages and some of the rhetoric that for so many people had been hurtful. )) ((kirsten joyce)) elect mike penceefforts, met with vice president joe biden in washington d-c... after several senior team members were fired in recent days... the president-elect is set to meet with, south carolina governor nikki haley, and florida governor rick scott today./// ((brian loftus)) it was an emotional homecoming for hillary clinton last night as she was honored by the children's defense fund... clinton started her career at the non profit organization in washington d.c. and was honored for a lifetime
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the former presidential candidate tearfully said she continues to draw strength from the nonprofit group that helps under privileged children ... and her mother dorothy... who was abandoned at eight years old. clinton says she dreamed of telling the young girl that she would be ok: ((hillary clinton: former democratic presidential nominee: >> as hard as it might be to imagine, your daughter will grow up to be a united states senator, represent our country as secretary of state and win more than 62 million votes for president of the united states. cheering )) >> the former secretary of state urged americans not >> the former secretary of state urged americans not lose hope and stay engaged at every level. the theme of last night's gala was "beat the odds"... the children's defense fund says despite the progress made recently 31 million kids still live at or near poverty in america./// ((kirsten joyce)) adults attending a not so typical house party ((brian loftus)) >> coming up on good day
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las vegas./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and
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this is 8 news now good day)) ((brian loftus)) a house party - only for
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looked into a facebook group which has a growing following for swingers here in the valley.
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this newcomer the only visitor comfortable staying while we were there for what was supposed to be a weekday afternoon pool party .... and the secret may be out for burke's live in girlfriend now - too.... ((christine: i gotta let my momma know anyways...)) ((vanessa murphy)) they say they met at one of burke's parties...where the majority of partygoers are couples...who believe sex doesn't have to be monogamous. ((burke: i'm there right next to her sometimes when she's doing it. vice versa.)) ((vanessa murphy)) he says safe sex is an option and time. on social media and his website - byob or bring your own beer - a note of a 420 friendly house - referring to marijuana - and donations are encouraged.... ((burke: it's just a bunch of people getting together having fun. vanessa: do you view it as running a business? burke: no, because i don't really make any money off of it.)) ((vanessa: do you think it's legal? burke: yeah, i know it is. i checked it out.)) ((vanessa murphy)) we tried to check it out by contacting clark county...and couldn't get a clear answer.
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based...meaning the county wouldn't look into it unless someone complained... ((vanessa: do you think neighbors know what's going on here? burke: they know that i have parties but a lot of my neighbors have parties, too. i don't think they're lifestyle parties judging from the people i see going in and out. children and so forth...)) ((vanessa murphy)) turns out there are several locations throughout the valley offering anything but a typical house party... burke says when a couple of groups found out he tae many swingers wanting to keep their lifestyle a secret.... ((burke: i know there's a lot of people that are hidden away.)) ((vanessa murphy)) vanessa murphy, 8 news now.// ((brian loftus)) southern nevada is getting close to 1-million dollars in added funding to help fight sex trafficking in our state. ((kirsten joyce)) >> those grants are coming from the department of justice's.. and u-s department of health and human services. the "nevada partnership for
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next three years. the money will help increase the hours of the organization's various facilities -- which you see here as well as add a mentoring program to both boys and girls... who are at risk of falling into sex trafficking./// ((kirsten joyce)) social media is finding comic relief after the election. ((brian loftus)) >> coming up on good day.... we see how the internet is embracing the bromance between the president and joe biden./// welcome back....
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sweetie, you know what we're craving right now? crispy chicken and fried egg with bacon-like brunch. brunch? but it's 8pm-and it's tuesday- huh, i wonder if my mother would like to stay with us... here's what i'm thinking-brunch. all day, every day. should we get started? who wants coffee? introducing my new brunchfast menu. with 10 delicious items like my bacon and egg chicken sandwich,
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trending now... ((demetria obilor)) welcome back.... trending now... for those upset about donald trump winning the white house, there's a humorous diversion making the rounds. twitter is imagining pranks the outgoing administration might play on the incoming president-elect. jeanne moos reports ... it was as if president obama was trying to wrap his lips around the name... (president obama) "president, president-elect trump's., mr. esident-elect.th presidenelect " some on twitter eleetoagine prag trump.and thus was born a memof doorknobs, huge. joe, we can't. president tiny hands." from the size of trump's hands to president obama's birth
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birth certificate, put it in an envelope labeled secret and leave it in the oval office desk. joe...." obama's birthplace gave birth to a lot of jokes.... (nat sound) "i left a kenyan passport in your desk, just to bleep with him. joe! oh and a prayer rug in your bedroom. he's gonna lose it! dammit joe." that tweet was written by left leaning josh billinson. (voice of josh billinson) "just trying to be funny at a time when it's really hard to know if it's okay to be funny." josh loves joe biden and has authored at least 10 of these memes. correspondent) "and then there's the one based on a dirty trick that was actually played in real life, when the white house transitioned from bill clinton to george w. bush." an investigation confirmed missing w's in the white house.. (nat sound) "hillary was saying they took the ws off the keyboards when bush won! joe put... i took the ts, they can only type "rump". josh, who also wrote the t's tweet, got an inquiry from an agent... (jeanne moos) "they wanted to know if you were interested in a book deal?" (voice of josh billinson) "i told them i'm interested in
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election's been pushing your buttons, maybe a tweet will provide relief. (nat sound) "i took a staples red button and wrote nukes on it. joe! tweets to him in russian when pressed." jeanne moos cnn (nat sound) "that was easy." new york sherry how's the weather today?
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with us all day... and that will make these cooler temps feeling even cooler. .... the clouds have cleared so we'll have nice sunshine, but chilly winds up to 30 mph for most
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valley are dropping to 40s and tonight when the winds stop and highs only make it to near 60 degrees... we'll see our first freezing temps of the season in areas like pahrump, indian ............ temps will slowly make their way back to normal... which is upper 60s and with sunshine the weekend will feel better. let's take a look at the roads with demetria
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back to you!/// the state is working to improve i-15 up in the northeast the state is working to improve i-15 up in the northeast valley. expect some slow downs overnight, when construction is happening. in the southwest, there's still
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improvement project. back to you!/// ((kirsten joyce)) downtown summerlin is holiday parade... ((brian loftus)) >> we're live with what you and the kids can expect.. as the holiday season kicks off.. coming up on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader./// you're watching 8 news now good day.
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you can be part of our 8 news now good day.. head to our 8 news now facebook page.. and upload a pic of what you're looking to buy the most on black friday! 8 viewers will be chosen to win an 8 news now mug! the winners will be friday morning at six./// ((kirsten joyce)) a brand new event venue is opening up off the strip. developers are working on the new luxory event venue is called "enclave" which is near russel and eastern. the 75-thousand square feet
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developers called this building a contentompo rary, sleek, blank slate for businesses to rent out. the developers who are building the new space has worked on places like the t-mobile arena and mandalay bay event center they already have their first tennant hosting an event here late january. they give me exact details...but say it's a car company that will be unvieling new product. ((brian loftus)) the las vegas strip just keeps getting more and more star power... after a new headliner was announced. ricky martin will be the latest headliner to hit the strip... open 'park theater at monte carlo." he held a press conference talking about how his team is already hard at work getting the show ready: ((ricky martin: >> right now were starting the creative process... going through the repetour...what songs we're going to be performing -- but every song is going to be a completely different experience.)) ((brian loftus)) >> ricky martin's first show will be april fifth... tickets go on sale monday. he's in good company at the park theater... stevie nicks and bruno mars are already scheduled to perform there this year.///
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make sure to bundle up before you head out the door.. because it's a cold one this morning! we'll take a look at the temperatures.. along with the gusty winds still being felt around the valley. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus -- a man is accused of luring children into his home. why police are worried there could be more victims ((brian loftus)) >> and, hillary clinton returns to the spotlight. what she was honored for.. a week after she made her ((kirsten joyce)) >> 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) ((brian loftus)) thanks for joining us, i'm brian loftus. ((kirsten joyce)) >> i'm kirsten joyce. ((sherry swensk)) >> and i'm sherry swensk. > ((sherry swensk)) rough winds last night...

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