tv 8 News Now Good Day CBS November 30, 2016 4:00am-4:30am PST
shootings this morning.... we'll give you the details on both homicides coming up. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus...the valley is under freeze warning to jumpstart the christmas season... sherry will tell us when it's expected to pass. ((brian loftus)) >> and...in a few weeks free parking will no longer be available in some parts of the strip for tourists. we'll tell you where those changes are happening. ((kirsten joyce)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// news now good day.)) ((kirsten joyce)) thank you for waking up with us on 8 news now good day i'm keristen joyce. ((brian loftus)) >> and i'm brian loftus. we're following some breaking news that just got into our newsroom. one man is dead this morning after a deadly shooting the shooting happend near sahara and durango. metro tells us that a man and a woman were in a fight which lead the man to get shot after a man was shot to death by an
on scene getting more information. be sure to stay with us on air and online as the story develops. ((kirsten joyce)) and one man is dead this morning after a late night shooting inside an apartment home. metro police tells us that a 20 year old man was shot and killed by his 50 year old father. they went on to say that they heard gunshots coming out of the covington coronado ranch apartments which is near rainbow and jones. and once they showed up on scene they say the victims father came outside and admitted to shooting his son. he is now in police custo figure out what lead to the shooting./// ((demetria obilor)) back to you!///
free parking on the strip is slowly fading away.... caesars entertainment will be using a paid parking program starting in late december. valet services at the linq and harrah's will be free till self parking equipment is installed at those properties. other properties will roll out a paid valet and self-parking of 20-17. the announcement is making some locals are worried whether caesars will end up charging residents too. ((gabriel powter, resident )) >> "people are going to be upset. for tourists, it's going to anger people. you're already spending a lot of money at the casinos, already spending a lot of money on food so rack another bill on there, people are going to be upset." ((kirsten joyce)) >> officials say the reason for the paid parking is to make it easier for guests and that they are investing in l-e-d parking guidance systems. for a rundown of all the prices
website and check out the links mentioned section. ((brian loftus)) caesars change in policy comes nearly a year after mgm resorts rolled out pay- to- park. prices vary depending on which of the 12 properties you're going to... it can be as low as 8-bucks... or as high as 18. the lone holdouts for paid parking are wynn.. encore.. venetian.. and palazzo./// ((brian loftus)) president elect trump is gaining the respect of his former rivals. ((kirsten joyce)) ((he did something i tried to do and was unsuccessful in accomplishing, he won the )) >> coming up on good day see who's on trump's short list for secretarty of state. ((brian loftus)) >> and brazil and colombia are in mourning after a plane carrying several brazillian soccer team players crashed in the colombian mountains./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and demetria obilor.
two south american countries are in mourning after a deadly plane crash that carried a brazillian soccer team. yesterday fans held a memorial outside of the team's home stadium. the plane carrying the soccer team crashed outside of medlin, colombia. killing 75 people including the teams goalie. only six people survived the
three day mourning period in response to the tragedy./// ((kirsten joyce)) and tens of thousands gathered at plaza of the revolution in havana on tuesday for fidel castro's memorial after the late former leader died on friday. cubans and foreigners, carrying banners of castro, walked to the symbolic square in the capital. leaders and representatives of different countries arrived in cuba to participate in the ceremony./// ((brian loftus)) this morning, president-elect donald trump says the incoming administration has made a deal with care indianapolis to keep almost one thousand jobs in the u.s. trump and vice president-elect mike pence are expected to announce details of the deal in indianapolis tomorrow... the news comes as the president elect continues to interview candidates for the job of secretary of state. roxana saberi has the latest from new york. mitt romney emerged from his second meeting with president-elect donald trump... singing the praises of his former rival. (romney) he did something i tried to do and was unsuccessful in accomplishing, he won the
of inclusion and bringing people together. the former massachusetts governor, who had dinner with mister trump and trump's chief of staff reince priebus in manhattan tuesday night...is said to be on the short list for secretary of state... ...as is retired tennessee lawmaker bob corker, former cia director david petraeus, and former new york city mayor rudy giuliani. (vice-president elect mike pence) "i think what you're witnessing here is a leader in president-elect donald trump who all the options." cbs news has learned the president-elect is set to officially nominate former goldman sacs executive steven mnuchin as treasury secretary...and billionaire investor wilbur ross as secretary of commerce. mister trump kicks off his victory tour tomorrow...in ohio and indiana. ((brian loftus)) >> yesterday the trump team announced that senate majority leader mitch mcconnell's wife, elaine chao, has been offered the job of transportation
head up the department of health and human services./// ((kirsten joyce)) the anticipation for star wars newest movie is driving box offices crazy! ((brian loftus)) >> coming up on good day...we'll see how many people bought pre-saletickets for stars "rogue one.///" you're watching 8 news now good day. ((brian loftus))
broken a box office record and it isn't even in theaters yet. it's also capable of breaking ticket sales records. the hollywood reporter says "rogue one: a star wars story" boasts the biggest number of ticket presales for 20-16 for both fandango "and variety adds the first stand-alone "star wars" adventure is tracking to open above the 130-million dollar mark when it hits theaters december 16th./// sherry how's the weather today? back to you!/// ((sherry swensk)) clear and cold with tempsnear freezing.
four p.m. to seven p-m. the sponsors for this year's phone bank includes south west medical. and you can call the number during our 4, 5, and 6 pm. broadcasts to make donations./// ((brian loftus)) italy's emma morano, the world's oldest living person is now 117 years old her birthday was yesterday where she was joined by her two oldest nieces, a pair of caregivers and her long-time physician. she blew out all the candles on her cake - not one for every year, age, 117 italy is known for its centenarians - many of them live on the mediterranean island of sardinia./// ((kirsten joyce)) as a parent - you know how tough it can be when your child is left out of an invitation... for a birthday gathering. one las vegas mother's acts of kindness makes sure every special -needs child feels included. ((kirsten joyce))
((kirsten joyce)) but when he was younger his mom heather says he wasn't speaking as early as she would have liked... so she placed him in a school to address that need. heather raasveld/aok recipient my little boy was in a preschool where half the children were typically developing and half the children had challenges.. and i witnessed a mother come in one day and give birthday invitations only to the children that had no challenges.. and it broke my heart. :24 ((kirsten joyce)) so instead of being exclusive.. heather says she planned an inclusive birthday party for hudson. not only opening up the party to his entire class.. but to the n we sent out fliers to all the different special- ed classrooms, therapy centers, and doctors offices anyplace we could find.. looking for any children that may be left out ((kirsten joyce)) she called it his inclusion party... and it was a widespread success... a party where everybody gets invited.. the parents they make me want to cry, they followed their children around, taking pictures. many of them , they were overjoyed saying they've never been invited to parties before, outside of their immediate family...
that was three years ago.. and since then... hudson's birthday party celebrations have grown bigger and better. this year, heather reached out to families with kids who have down syndrome, autism, and those fighting cancer. she advertised the inclusion party with flyers and through local children's online magazine 'macaroni kid". instead of gifts, the family asked for a charitable donation to the baby's bounty non profit. my little boy has more blessings than you could ever imagine, and there are children out there less fortunate so having them receive something through charitable contribi can think of : 59 members of lvmpd and medicwest ambulance came to play with the kids and let them check out the ambulance and police cars/motorcycle. after the big party, and all the children laughing and playing, hudson said to me.. this was the best "five" ever we love what you are doing. you get our aok award, really.. i wasn't expecting this.. i just.. wanted to get the word out to people..do you know how much we can do for the next party, and
thank you . its very special what you are doing.. thank you... i have to hug you... ((kirsten joyce)) heather plans to keep the acts of kindness birthday party tradition going.. with hudson's younger sister as well. to nominate someone for our series... .. just head to las vegas now dot com... click on "sections" in the upper left corner .. and acts oi under the "community" tab. or send us an email... acts of kindness at las vegas now dot com./// we'll be right back......../// ((now, live...this is 8
we thank you for waking up with us i'm brian loftus ((kirsten joyce)) >> and i'm kirsten joyce... we start this half hour off with some breaking news coming out of the valley's southside metro is investigating a homicide near sahara and durango. ((brian loftus)) >> that's where we'll find 8 news now reporter nia wong witht he latest on the crime metro says this started off as a domestic dispute but when a third person stepped in.... that's when it became deadly. >> investigators say it happened around 10:30 last night at the back of the durango canyon apartment homes a man and a woman who used to be in a relationship were fighting over custody of a child they share. the argument then spilled into the parking lot of the complex. as that was happening....anot her man got involved and used a