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trouble for drivers heading over the pass. plus... a deadly shooting at a reno trailer park forces people out of their homes for hours. what we know so far about the incident. thanks for joining us on kolo 8 news now midday. i'm dave lawrence. let's go to dick stoddard with a look at the forecast. accumulating snow is now likely on the valley floor with the intense precip along and just behind the front. due to the intensity, it will initially stick to the roads then become slush with better accumulation above 5000 feet. roads will be slick. up to 2 inches are now expected on the valley floors with carson/minden being closer to 2 inches while reno/sparks more likely accumulates to around an inch. above 5000 feet, 2-4 inches
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through by 4 am with showers after. at this point, with it just periodic showers and warm ground temps, expect much of the snow on roads to melt after the snow ends. therefore decided to hold off on issuing an advisory for the sierra front as the warm road temps will likely result in more wet pavement than slushy roads. still expect a reno trailer park is back open after a deadly shooting last night. it happened around 7 o'clock at the ponderosa trailer park on kietzke near snowbird lane. police say people heard several gunshots. a man was later found in the parking lot. first responders tried to revive him but he died on scene. members of the gang unit responded...but it's too early to tell if this is gang related. police are not naming any possible suspects at this time.
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lake tahoe. a wisconsin woman died while skiing at heavenly resort. according to the nevada appeal... 77 year old kathryn strangman hit a tree on tuesday. emergency crews weren't able to save her. her death is under investigation and an autopsy has been scheduled. we're getting a look at new images of a woman who's body was found in a shallow grave on lone mountain and roop street in carson city last march. the carson city sheriff's office still doesn't know the woman's name. they developed these renderings to show what she may have looked like. they believe she had reddish or blond hair, and was between 4- foot-6 and 5-3. she's believed to be between the ages of 42 and 71. detectives believe she may have been buried anywhere between one month and a year. if you recognize this woman ... you're urged to call the carson city sheriff's office. some new developments in a murder case in south lake tahoe. police have arrested two men in connection
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at the beverly lodge last month. 18-year-old tristan batten and 20-year-old harvest davidson are charged with one count of murder in the death of dennis wright. police say more arrests are expected and that the remaining suspects are considered armed and dangerous. ### a new tral is underway for the nevada man accused of killing his girlfriend's 2-year old son nearly 6 years ago. cody wallace appeared in a lyon county it was november 23rd, 2010-- when wallace called 9-1-1 saying thomas o'connell the fourth had stopped breathing. the boy later died of blunt force trauma. but according to court documents-- wallace consistently denies hurting the child. several mistakes made in the courtroom--- including the late disclosure of material to the jury-- led to several delays. in new testimony from a witness...she describes her conversation with wallace about the child's injuries. "he said basically, he wasn't breathing. i said, 'what happened?' he said, 'either the paramedics are here or they are on their way i don't recall' i
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the trial is expected to take several weeks. ### marco rubio got a big thumbs up from a popular governor. and donald trump got a thumbs down from a popular pontiff. abc's lana zak has the latest on the race for the white house. script: package: " pope francis, returning to rome from mass on the mexico-us border, had this to say about some of donald trump's comments. a person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building bridges, is not christian. the pope would not advise americans how to vote, and said he wanted to give trump the benefit of the doubt. donald trump, presidential candidate: i'm christian i'm protestant i'm presbyterian to be exact in appealing to evangelical voters, trump has been adamant about his christian beliefs on the campaign trail-- going to war with ted
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the endorsement 300 south carolina pastors today. and while cruz and trump are battling over first and second place, a challenger is now emerging in marco rubio. nats gov. haley: this next president of the united states, marco rubio! as the extremely popular governor of south carolina, nikki haley, gives him her endorsement. sen. marco rubio: we are so grateful that she is a part of our team. matt dowd, abc political contributor: nikki haley's a big deal, it's like a nascar race and she's drafting now for marco rubio// - he could easily pass ted cruz in the course of this. though jeb bush was concilitory in his remarks, her endorsement is a stunning blow. matt dowd, abc political contributor: "jeb bush folks are probably moving in a direction of now, of when do we decide to get out of this race. lana zak, abc news washington. speaking of bush... he is one of several g-o-p candidates making their way to nevada next week as we near the republican caucus. jeb bush will start his silver-state tour in las vegas on sunday. then he'll be in reno on monday where he'll hold a town hall event at huff-acre huffaker elementary school at 6 p-m. ted cruz is planning at least eight campaign
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state. he'll rally in elko on monday before heading to reno where he'll speak at the boys and girls club of truckee meadows at 7 p-m. he then heads to carson city on tuesday. and donald trump will be at the nugget casino resort at noon on tuesday. doors open at 10 a.m. the event is free and open to the public, but registration is encouraged. we are just two days away from the democratic caucus and bernie sanders is making his way through the silver state again. sanders is scheduled to be in elko tomorrow morning for a town hall at elko high school... and then at the nugget at 1 p.m. for a rally. sanders will also make a couple appearances in las vegas. a local father-son duo are putting their own creative spin on barbecue at their new restaurant. ed ferencik fur-en-sick ... and his dad ed senior ... recently opened "butcher's kitchen char-b-que" at the corner of south virginia and longley. they offer non- conventional items like ... brisket burritos and cold quinoa keen-wah salad ... as well as old favorites like tri-tip and pulled pork sandwiches.
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set of skills to the restaurant. ed senior has more than 30 years of experience in the meat industry ... while his son has worked as a professional chef in las vegas. "i'm sort of able to live vicariously through his formal training, and he's teaching me everyday." "definitely learn a lot from him, i think i've taught him a little bit, and we're growing together." butcher's kitchen char-b-que is located in the winner's crossing shopping center ... and is open monday through saturday from 11 to 9. we're getting a look at what the virginian hotel casino will look like after renovations. this photo is from stephan siegal's instagram page. he's the owner of the siegal group and siegal suites. in his post, he said after a lot of hard work and redesign...they're ready to reopen this 17 story high rise building. no word yet on when that will happen. with the snow and cold temps this morning you may be slipping on the snow boots.... but beware... those snow boots may be causing problems for
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"this is where you bring your garbage? c'mon!" a major dumping dilemma in the north valleys... and people living there aren't happy about it. but first... dick stoddard will be back with your complete weather now forecast. announcer: "you're watching kolo 8 news now midday, with dave lawrence and weather with
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first alert day forecast this storm has been good for area ski resorts. in the last 24 hours... 2 feet has fallen heavenly... 21 inches at northstar... and a foot
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accumulating snow is now likely on the valley floor with the intense precip along and just behind the front. due to the intensity, it will initially stick to the roads then become slush with better accumulation above 5000 feet. roads will be slick. up to 2 inches are now expected on the valley floors with carson/minden being closer to 2 inches while reno/sparks more likely accumulates to
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5000 feet, 2-4 inches are likely. the main precip band will move through by 4 am with showers after. at this point, with it just periodic showers and warm ground temps, expect much of the snow on roads to melt after the snow ends. therefore decided to hold off on issuing an advisory for the sierra front as the warm road temps will likely result in more wet pavement than slushy roads. still expect localized issues above 5000 feet however, especially around virginia city. wallmann && .synopsis... a significant change is expected through thursday as a winter storm moves into the region. this will bring continued gusty winds this evening followed by
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and thursday. another weak system is possible friday night, before the ridge rebuilds over the west with warming temperatures into early next week. && .rev drop, many of us reach for our warm fuzzy winter boots. and while they may be comfortable... they could be a breeding ground for bacteria. dr. joy rowland/cleveland clinic "when patients come in with seasonal boots on that especially are fur-lined and/or fake fur-lined, often times we see a lot of athlete's foot infections surprisingly, because patient's feet tend to sweat in those boots." doctor joy rowland with the cleveland clinic says fungus likes to grow in dark, wet environments, which makes the inside of your boots a prime bacteria- breeding ground. she says the key to staying foot-fungus-
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feet cool and dry which means changing your socks frequently. she also advises not to wear the same boots every single day. people living in one north valleys neighborhood are dealing with a major trash roblem and they're getting fed up. it's a problem that's been plaguing the area for several years-- people dumping trash in the hills above golden valley. everything from pipe organs, pinball machines, and even appliances. "this is such a beautiful state and what a wonderful back yard for all of us to have. this is where you bring your garbage? c'mon!" neal cobb and some of his neighbors have, over the years, reported the dumping. neal cobb and some of his neighbors have, over the years, reported the dumping. and even on one occasion made a citizens arrest. apple continues to refuse to hack the phone of one of the san bernardino attackers... which could set up a legal fight. we look at what that would mean for consumers and digitial privacy? and we hear from the florida teen who was
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we are hearing from that florida teen arrested for impersonating a doctor. the eighteen year old who calls himself dr. love is out on bail now.. and he went one on one with abc's matt gutman script: malachi love-robinson - the teen marched out of his florida clinic in handcuffs. nats malachi they say you've without a license? sitting down with abc news overnight - released from jail early wednesday morning on $21,000 bail - after being busted in a sting operation in west palm beach....after he was caught giving a medical exam to an undercover officer. gutman so are you a doctor of
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malachi i do currently hold a phd, in what i don't feel comfortable in disclosing because that is not the issue here. the issue that i face now is accusations. grfx1 the 18 year old indeed facing serious accusations - from police. 7 - including "grand theft," and "fraud" for allegedly practicing medicine without a license. last month, he proudly showed off his medical center to our abc affiliate wbpf nats this is the new birth and life medical center. peel back the tape - and the sign on the door has his name and these two crucial letters ? md malachi that sign on the door was due to be changed. there are many types of degrees out there that hold the title as doctor whether they are a physicist or an engineer just because someone has the title doctor in front of their name does not necessarily imply md. gutman have you had training?
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shadowed many doctors gutman you're saying your training comprises shadowing other doctors real doctors. that's your training in medicine? malachi training comprises of a lot of things? gutman but you weren't in med school. malachi exactly. so i'm not portraying as an md. i've never said i've gone to school to be an md. grfx2 but the teen who goes by "dr love" does advertise an array of treatments on his medical center website - including, phototherapy, food and? air therapy? and naturopathy - a specialty illegal to practice in florida. malachi i have been studying this particular field for a while um - may not have been 8 years, 9 years, 10 years but it has been long enough to i would say justify what i do. police allege he even treated the elderly - among them an 86 year old woman who they say treated her recently for severe stomach pain? paying him nearly $3500 dollars? matt: what services did you provide in exchange for that money? malachi: i can tell you this. accusations are merely accusations and services you have to define that. whether she paid for me to just show up is up to her. matt: youre not denying the fact that she paid you 3500 or so. correct? malachi: no i am denying that
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seems like everything youre saying to me is either evasive or an outright lie. malachi: i don't appreciate your tone. i don't appreciate the way youre portraying this interview to actually be. and then a moment we didn't expect? gutman are you in big trouble? i mean it seems like you've spoken to a lawyer who's prepared you for not only talking to the media but the police as well. malachi: i don't' know where you received this information from but it is inaccurate. i'm sorry i'm going to have to cut this interview short. i'm going to have to cut this intv short. do you own a toyota rav-4? if you do, you'll want to stick around. why they're being recalled. and ford claims its new fusion can skip over
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eagles in carson valley--carson valley--nice place for eagles 15th annual event---february 19-21 the carson valley agricultural and ranching community, along with the carson valley visitors authority, the audubon society, the great basin birding observatory and the conservation community have announced that the unique birds of prey viewing and agricultural education experience, the 15th annual eagles and agriculture event, will take place february 19-21. the 'eagles and ag' tours and workshops focus on the influx of bald eagles and other birds of prey that come to the scenic carson valley to feed on the rodents and nutrient-rich afterbirth during the winter calving season. this remarkable interaction between nature and agriculture attracts photographers, birders and
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come to closely observe bald and golden eagles, hawks, falcons, owls, and a variety of other bird and wildlife species. bald eagle facts they are one of the largest birds in north america. bald eagles are about 29 to 42 inches long, can weigh 7 to 15 pounds, and have a wing span of 6 to 8 feet. females are larger than males. they have a life span of up to 40 years in the wild the distinctive white head and tail feathers do not appear until bald eagles are about 4 to 5 years old. their beak and eyes turn yellow during the fourth and fifth year, and are dark brown prior to that time. healy's advice for local fishermen? last year we knew that the truckee river will be near dry by summer so our advice was to fish early and as often as you of 2015. there are no guarantees that water flows will be ideal so the
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fish while you can. sparks marina there are fish in the truckee now and the fish trucks are going to begin stocking very soon so anglers can catch fish before the low water levels make that impossible. healy's advice for local fishermen? last year we knew that the truckee river will be near dry by summer so our advice was to fish early and as often as you would in the spring and summer of 2015. this year should be better but there are no guarantees that the westminster kennel club 140th annual dog show---feb. 15-16 westminster kennel club dog show----sporting group madison square garden in new york for the annual westminster kennel club dog show. dogs from all over the world show up to show off. sporting dogs are the setters,,,,,the spaniels,,,,,,,,the retrievers,,,,,,,,and pointers that
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in the field. the winner of the sporting group was not a dog common to nevada. it was an irish water spaniel named riley. the best in show was a wire- haird fox terrier named sky. there are 11 entries from nevada. 476 entries in the sporting
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"you're watching kolo 8 news now midday." welcome back to kolo- eight-news-now midday. i'm dave lawrence. let's go to dick stoddard with a look at the forecast. accumulating snow is now likely on the valley floor with the intense precip along and just behind
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intensity, it will initially stick to the roads then become slush with better accumulation above 5000 feet. roads will be slick. up to 2 inches are now expected on the valley floors with carson/minden being closer to 2 inches while reno/sparks more likely accumulates to around an inch. above 5000 feet, 2-4 inches are likely. the main precip band will move through by 4 am with showers after. at this point, with it just periodic showers and warm ground temps, expect much of the snow on roads to melt after the snow ends. therefore decided to hold off on issuing an advisory for the sierra front as the warm road temps will likely result in more wet president obama will do
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nearly 90 years. he is making a trip to cuba. the white house says president obama and the first lady will travel to cuba on march 21st and 22nd and argentina on march 23rd and 24th. the obama administration formally reopened ties with cuba in 2014 and since then travel restrictions to the country have eased. in a statement on thursday morning... the white house says president obama will hold a bilateral meeting with cuban president raul castro and "will engage with members of civil society, entrepreneurs and cubans from different walks of life." the last president to visit cuba was calvin coolidge in 19-28. more now on that big battle between the fbi and apple.. as customers rally in support of the company.. some legal experts say apple, refusing to unlock a terrorist's iphone, sets up an extraordinary legal fight with implications for consumers and digitial privacy. abc's elizabeth hur is in new york with more. ,
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, script: the white house wants apple to do what a california judge ordered.. hack into the i-phone used by that terror suspect in the san bernardino massacre and help investigators get some answers. josh earnst, white house spokesperson: "they are not asking apple to redesign its product or to create a new backdoor to one of their products. they're simply asking for something that would have an impact on this one device." marco rubio, presidential candidate: "ultimately, i think being a good corporate citizen is important." while some of the republican hopefuls are siding with the obama administration.. these apple customers disagree. mos woman: "what apple's doing is standing up for all of our security." charlie furman, apple consumer "it's easy to imagine malicious hackers or identity thieves or really any number of people trying to gain access to it." and apple is standing firm, vowing to appeal. ceo tim cook saying: "the implications of the government's demands are chilling." adding that the software is quote .."something we simply do not have, and something we consider too dangerous to
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they find a way to break be able to then break into any phone. berenzweig leonard: to fight..i can guarantee you whoever loses that battle is going to appeal. this may end up in the supreme court." on-cam tag: legal experts say.. this really is a landmark case and now.. microsoft and google are also weighin in.. saying they're with apple on this one and believe there should be no goverment back doors into your devices. eh, abc news, ny. ford is touting the pot-hole protection technology on the 20-17 fusion v-six sport sedan. the company says the shock absorber system automatically stiffens when sensors detect a pothole. that allows the system to keep the wheel
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dropping into the hole. some luxury cars, including ford's lincoln m-k-z, have similar technology. ford says the fusion is first mid-sized car in its price range that has offered the feature. if you bought an poinsettia from michael's... you might want to take a closer look. toyota is recalling nearly three million s- u-vs worldwide -- because of possible problems with the seat belts. the company says a flaw could cause some rear seat belts to fail. the affected vehicles are the toyota rav-4, toyota rav-4 e-v, and toyota vanguard. most were built between 2005 and 20-14. toyota dealers will fix the problem at no cost to the consumer. the craft store chain is recalling ashland poinsettia stems and bushes, because they may have mold growing on them. the mold can pose a risk of respiratory infections... but so far-- none have been reported. if you have this product, you can return it to any michael's for a full refund. you can find more information about the recall at kolo t-v dot com. just click on hot topics. ### poinsettia from michael's... you might want to take a closer look. toyota is recalling nearly three million s- u-vs worldwide -- because of possible problems with the seat belts. the company says a flaw could cause some rear seat belts to fail. the affected vehicles are the toyota rav-4, toyota rav-4 e-v, and toyota vanguard. most were built between 2005 and 20-14. toyota dealers will fix the problem at no cost to the consumer. recalling ashland
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bushes, because they may have mold growing on them. the mold can pose a risk of respiratory infections... but so far-- none have been the mold can pose a risk of respiratory infections... but so far-- the alleged thief wrote a letter which has people in stitches. a letter which has people in stitches. and ladies, this weekend you can enjoy a 'diva's day out' event... or guys, have a couple beers at a local brewery. we'll have more in your 8 things to do but first... dick stoddard will be back with your complete
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first alert day forecast accumulating snow is now likely on the valley floor with the intense precip along and just behind the front. due to the intensity, it will initially stick to the roads then become slush with better accumulation above 5000 feet. roads will be slick. up to 2 inches are now expected on the valley floors with carson/minden being closer to 2 inches while reno/sparks more likely accumulates to around an inch. above 5000 feet, 2-4 inches are likely. the main precip band will move through by 4 am with showers after. at this point, with it just
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warm ground temps, expect much of the snow on roads to melt after the snow ends. therefore decided to hold off on issuing an advisory for the sierra front as the warm road temps will likely result in more wet pavement than slushy roads. still expect localized issues above 5000 feet however, especially around virginia city. wallmann && .synopsis... a significant change is expected through thursday as a winter storm moves into the region. this will bring continued gusty winds this evening followed by snow and rain tonight and thursday. another weak system is possible friday night, before the ridge rebuilds over the
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temperatures into early next week. && .rev watches/warnings/advis ories... nv...winter storm warning until noon pst thursday nvz002. the democratic caucus may be the biggest thing going on this weekend. but if you're looking for something else to do...we have some ideas. kolo 8 news now's floor with the intense precip along and just behind the front. due to the intensity, it will initially stick to the roads then become slush with better accumulation above 5000 feet. roads will be slick. up to 2 inches are now expected on the valley floors with carson/minden being closer to 2 inches while
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going on this weekend. but if you're looking for something else to do...we have some ideas. kolo 8 news now's rebecca kitchen has your 8 things to do. local muralist joe c rock brings street art to the gallery... best known for creating several large scale murals around town.. you can check out his exhibition ...the street iz watching... and meet him tonight at the sierra art foundation. ladies... a couple events are tailored just for you... the annual diva's day out is back... check out beauty.. health.. home decor and more at the grand sierra resort saturday. brides to be can check out the best of the carson valley area during the fall in love festival bridal show... that's sunday at the genoa lakes golf club. check out the best of the riverwalk district during the wine walk saturday afternoon. this month's walk is raising money for the truckee meadows park foundation... a kolo care piller partner. or if beer is more your style... under the rose brewing company is inviting you to freeze your pints off. the outdoor winter beer
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at the brewery. gentleman... take some time for yourselves at the biggest littel smoke. the cigar and scotch event is going on saturday at the grand sierra sports bar eagles and agriculture is your chance to watch birds of prey like bald and golden eagles... falcons.. owls and more.. that runs today through sunday throughout the carson valley area. and finally... comedian jim jefferies will be at the silver legacy
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a new yorker who lost his wallet at a concert got some of his valuables back... after the robber decided to kind-of, sort-of do the right thing. most of items were returned, along with a brutally honest letter that's been called "the most new york note imaginable"... and as jeanne moos reports: it's got the city laughing. --reporter pkg-as follows-- he went to a wilco concert in brooklyn, and when reilly flaherty got home he realized, uh oh, lost my wallet. "i have that classic freakout moment." but the really freaky
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"two weeks later this crazy envelope just shows up. dear reilly flaherty. i found your wallet and your drivers license. had your address. so here's your credit cards and other important stuff." that's the good news, even though reilly had already replaced his license and credit cards. the bad news... "i kept the cash because i needed weed ." "the metrocard because, well, the fare's two-75 now and the wallet cause it's kinda cool." at least the wallet- napper has good taste, it's a handmade leather wallet. reilly posted the letter on social media, writing "thanks...i think." "next thing you know the letter is on the front page of the paper and it's being read aloud on national tv." "enjoy the rest of your day. toodles. anonymous ." toodles? what kind of half good samaritan, half thief talks like a teenager. "toodles." "the ironic thing is that we could have been good friends. we both like wilco, indie music, same taste in wallets." it's such a new york thing. a little selfish, a little selfless. "anonymous' honesty is actually kind of charming?" "you know we've got this pot
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hood that's out there." sending a hand scrawled letter with a charlie brown stamp. maybe that's a clue. maybe charlie brown did it. "good grief!"
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another image of president obama smoking is making
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what you think. and what better way to celebrate 85 years than with a roll in the snow. here's jeremy roth --reporter pkg-as follows-- it's no secret that us- low right now... helping... an anti-smoking ad featuring the image of president obama has popped up in moscow and if the imagery wasn't controversial enough, it features the tagline- "smoking kills more people than obama". yikes. no one has claimed responsibility for putting up the ad... russian authorities claim they didn't do it. the opposition in russia's parliament is calling the ad "disgusting and embarrassing" now that we are all super uncomfortable....how's about an adorable video to lighten the mood? pennsylvania grandmother betty ritchie decided to celebrate her 85th birthday.... with some snow angels! her kids say she has always had a playful personality and the video has made her into a local celebrity. she says she's glad it is making so many happy. happy birthday to you, betty! and if you're gonna play in the snow, why not stay and catch a flick, too? a canadian man spent 8
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snow-- --a snowme theater if you will. he posted this time- lapse video of the construction on facebook. the finished product was complete with a 20- foot tall screen, tables and seating... proving there's no business like snow business. i'm jeremy roth. accumulating snow is now likely on the valley floor with the intense precip along and just behind the front. due to the updates on the stories we covered... head to our webchannel... kolo-t-v-dot-com. ----- hairstyles provided by rumors hair salon. ----- closed captioning provided by st. mary's regional medical center. ----- copyright 2016 -- gray
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hold onto your sombreros, because we're about to have a
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here. michael's whipping up a satisfying sandwich that'll make you say chorizo-m-g. then, mario's in the kitchen with the hilarious craig ferguson and they've got a mexican classic that will really give you something to taco bout. plus, i'm cooking up a crispy burrito with a guy who has got all the right moves on the dance floor and in the kitchen -- the amazing derek hough. it's about to get deliciously loco right now on "the chew." [ cheers and applause ] >> hola! welcome to "the chew." thank you! thank you, guys. good audience. all right, got some important questions for you, though. so let's take a poll. how many of you guys like tacos? >> me! [ cheers and applause ] >> what about burritos and guacamole? [ cheers and applause ] and who's down for some margaritas?

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