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the candidate for him. jesse allison/17 year old: .hillary actually wasn't raised in an extremely wealthy household. she was raised by a single mother. she didn't grow up in the kind of environment you would expect somebody who was going to run for president to grow up in. jesse says his parents are poitically active, so getting involved in a presidential campaign is not so unusual. besides making phone calls on the candidates behalf, he's calso canvassed neighborhood on behalf of hillary. jesse:. i said, yea sure, and it was very rainy and cold but it was really fun. not a lot of people answered the doors but when they did it was great. he says he's excited to participate in the caucuses--his first of what he hopes will be many in his future. a future he hopes that will include the first woman president of the united states. jesse turns 18 on july 11th. after graduating from high school, he will attend unr in hopes of earning a degree in psychology. tomorrow we will
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on monday we'll feature a young republican going to his first caucus, he is undecided. terri russell kolo 8 news now. there are a few things you need to remember if you plan on taking part in saturday's democratic caucus. first... your caucus site may or may not be the voting location. second... you'll need to check the time your precint is caucusing. 17-year-olds can participate... if they will turn 18 by november eighth. if you haven't registered... that's okay. you can register as a democrat at the caucus. expect to spend some time when you're there. participans will speak on behalf of the candidate they support and try to convince people to change sides. you can find more information about the the caucuses on kolo t-v dot com. just click on hot topics. meanwhile a reno man is raising the question, whether hillary clinton--or any other woman--belongs on the ballot or in the presidency. the problem--he says--is
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gender specific language of the constitution. kolo 8 news now's ed pearce has his story. 00-:26 :26-:33 :33-1:45 when the founding fathers--all men of course--met to draft our :33-1:45 when the founding fathers--all men of course--met to draft our constitution, it's unlikely any of them anticipated this issue. women wouldn't even have the vote for more than another century. they couldn't have imagined a woman running for president. and that, douglas wallace, would tell you is the problem. a retired attorney, he would tell you he takes his oath to protect and defend the constitution seriously and literally. our political establishment he wallace: "when the political parties slough over things. i consider them to be a domestic enemy." simply put, he says the document the fathers drafted contains is gender specific when it comes to the president. wallace: "in my opinion the specific langauge in article 2 should be complied with and if there's 19 references to the person of the president in the male gender i think we need to comply with it."> and so, he's filed a lawsuit today naming clinton and
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barbara cegaskve aimed at barring her from the ballot. before you dismiss him as a anti-feminist, anti-hillary crank consider this. hillary clinton may not be his preferred candidate, but the issue with him is with the 18th century language in the constitution. it needs updating. wallace: "i think it's trashing the words of the founders to just slush over it and do what we want to do. admittedly we need to do it, but lets do it the proper way that the constitution provides for, an amendment." in fact, he says if the equal rights amendment--which he supported--had been ratified this would all be settled. it didn't of course, so he says there's a conversation we should have. wallace: "i'm just making a very small effort in a small state to open up the issue."> ed pearce kolo 8 news now the justice department is firing back at apple for refusing to help unlock a phone used by one of the gunmen in the san bernardino attack. in a new motion today:
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say the company has chosen to repudiate a judge's order instead of following it. the department also says apple -designs its products to allow technology, "rather than the law," to control access to critical data. today republican presidential candidate donald trump called for apple to cooperate. "i like the idea, boycott apple until such time as they give that information. i think that's a great idea." prosecutors say apple would be allowed to retain possession of the phone and technology. the motion offers a sharply worded response to a message from apple c-e-o tim cook to customers this week.### a federal governmental office in southern nevada, was the target of an f-b-i raid. agents executed a search warrant at the u-s reclamation bureau, in boulder city on thursday. the case also prompted simultaneous searches, at an accounting firm in las vegas-- and a private home in henderson. the home is reportedly linked to the reclamation bureau's financial director.
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journal says, the warrants were issued in a suspected corruption case, over a contract to audit the hoover dam. ### california residents would have access to details of investigations involving wrongdoing by police officers under a new bill in the state legislature. supporters say the measure would improve transparency and public trust in law enforcement. the measure would give the public access to records related to allegations of serious misconduct against officers -only if the claims have been substantiated. ### the biggest-little smoke is coming to reno. the grand sierra resort and casino is hosting the inaugural event tomorrow night. it'll feature payne mason cigars ... bourbons from the jim beam signature selection ... and food from charlie palmer steak. different stations will be set-up, where you can pair all three together. "people don't think about eating and smoking at the same time, but you'll smoke your cigar, you'll stop, and then you'll enjoy
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enough or has enough depth of flavor to kind of offset the cigar." biggest little smoke will start tomorrow night at 6-30 at the g-s-r sports bar. tickets are 90-dollars. if you'd like to reserve a spot ... just head to kolo t-v dot com and click on hot topics. ### reno city councilmembers are getting ideas on how to improve the city from some local elementary students. these fifth-graders were asked "how can we re-think reno to make great things happen?" then, they were given the assignment to develop a product or idea and present it to the council. some of their concepts included: a community garden and seed sharing program, an urban farm... even a trolley to aces ballpark. teacher ana sanchez organized the project, and says she's blown away by the results. " i actually am speechless, they went beyond my expectations. we're talking about 10 and 11 year olds who are tackling real city problems, not only in our
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after their short presentations, council members were able to ask questions about the ideas - and grade them on their achievability. ms. sanchez is hoping to make some of these ideas a reality. for a complete list of the proposed projects just go to kolo-tv-dot- topics. stress and pregnancy. they often go together. in tonight's medical minute-- the potential ways stress can impact your baby. and steps you can take, to relax. so what kind of weather can we expect tomorrow, and into the rest of the week? we will have a closer look at our forecast...and what you can expect in the days to come...right after the break.
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stressful time. but there are ways to keep the stress under control. susan hendricks has tonight's medical minute. stress is completely women, in fact pregnancy itself may be one of the reasons you feel so stressed out. dr. sujatha reddy, m.d/ premier care for women: "it's really possible that being pregnant can be increasing your stress physically are automatically at a heightened state." and we all know that pregnant or not, too much stress is not a good thing for our bodies. but the jury's still out on how a women's stress level affects the fetus. dr. sujatha reddy, m.d/ premier care for women: "in pregnancy its not so clear cut
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is harmful although it can make your pregnancy a lot tougher. there is some data that potentially says that kind of stress can increase your risk of a smaller baby and also pre term labor." you can manage stress in a variety of ways. dr. sujatha reddy, m.d/ premier care for women: "a couple of things that can help you know relaxation techniques maybe that's a hot cup of tea or a warm bath or learning true breathing techniques that can help you." and don't be afraid to ask for help -tell someone just how stressed you're feeling. i'm susan hendricks. high pressure will rebuild over the weekend and into next week. while nights will stay chilly, afternoons will warm back into the 60s for western nevada valleys, with 50s in the sierra. expect occasional high clouds, with light wind through monday. stormy weather is not back in the forecast until at least the next weekend. -jeff saturday: mostly sunny, with a high near 53. calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning. saturday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 30. southwest wind around 5 mph. sunday: sunny, with a high near 57. west wind around 5 mph. sunday night: mostly clear, with
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monday: sunny, with a high near 60. monday night: mostly clear, with a low around 34. tuesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 62. tuesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. wednesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 36. thursday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. high pressure will rebuild over the weekend and into next week. while nights will stay chilly, afternoons will warm back into the 60s for western nevada valleys, with 50s in the sierra. expect occasional high clouds, with light wind through monday. stormy weather is not back in the forecast until at least the next weekend. -jeff saturday: mostly sunny, with a high near 53. calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning. saturday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 30. southwest wind around 5 mph. sunday: sunny, with a high near 57. west wind around 5 mph. sunday night: mostly clear, with a low around 32. monday: sunny, with a high near 60. monday night: mostly clear, with a low around 34. tuesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 62. tuesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. wednesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 36. thursday: mostly sunny, with a
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the weekend and into next week. while nights will stay chilly, afternoons will warm back into the 60s for western nevada valleys, with 50s in the sierra. expect occasional high clouds, with light wind through monday. stormy weather is not back in the forecast until at least the next weekend. -jeff saturday: mostly sunny, with a high near 53. calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning. saturday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 30. southwest wind around 5 mph. sunday: sunny, with a high near 57. west wind around 5 mph. sunday night: mostly clear, with a low around 32. monday: sunny, with a high near 60. monday night: mostly clear, with a low around 34. tuesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 62. tuesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. wednesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 36. thursday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. into the 60s for western nevada valleys, with 50s in the sierra. expect occasional high clouds, with light wind through monday. stormy weather is not back in the forecast until at least the next weekend. -jeff saturday: mostly sunny, with a high near 53. calm wind the morning. with a low around 30. sunday: sunny, with a high
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mph. sunday night: mostly clear, with a low around 32. monday: sunny, with a high near 60. monday night: mostly clear, with a low around 34. tuesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 62. tuesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. wednesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 36. thursday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. high pressure will rebuild over the weekend and into next week. while nights will stay chilly, afternoons will warm back into the 60s for western nevada valleys, with 50s in the sierra. expect occasional high clouds, with light wind through monday. stormy weather is not back in the forecast until at least the next weekend. -jeff saturday: mostly sunny, with a high near 53. calm wind tomorrow night.
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and unlv... the pack looking to sweep the rebels plus...the basketball playoffs ramped up today...
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to complete the sweep of unlv tomorrow night... the pack also swept the rebels two years ago... nevada beat unlv by just
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here in reno... since then, the rebels have really struggled... they've won just three of the last seven games, and have been playing without two of their big men... ben carter and stephen zimmerman ... carter is done for the year, and zimmerman is likely out tomorrow with a knee injury... musselman: "the game at our place could have gone either way. unlv played a really good game, we played really well. so hopefully we can play with the same effort and energy that we did here at home. but we understand every road game is tough in the mountain west. we've done a really good job on the road thus far." tipoff tomorrow is at 7pm... the game will air live on the cbs sports network... the wolf pack is a six point underdog at the sports books erick green is back with the reno bighorns.... he spent the last month with the utah jazz on a pair of 10-day contracts... green played in six nba games, averaging 2 points in just six minutes off the bench....
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reno, the second leading scorer in the league... averaging nearly 27 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game... the bighorns host the mad ants tonight at 7pm we've got a big nba game tomorrow... the warriors at the clippers... a battle of two of the top four teams in the western conference.. tipoff tomorrow night at 5:30pm right here on kolo tv a bunch of semifinal games in high school hoops tonight... where if you win, you're headed to the state tournament. we begin with the division 1-a girls... lowry and elko... bucs on the run,... brooklyn backus with the stop and pop... lowry up six early... indians answer right back... perfect pass to a streaking ashton heathman... she does the rest.. heathman doing it all herself this time... takes it coast-to-coast for another bucket... she scored 10 points... but lowry was too much... kenadee jeppsen scored 13 points..
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division four girls... eureka and mcdermitt... perfect inbounds for the lady bulldogs... precious masters!...a phd in three!... mcdermitt out to an early 5 point lead... vandals answer right back... cody gibbs...you can't gibb her that!... the same spot, different shooter this time... megan damele hits the jumper... but the bulldogs have won 8 games in a row... va draunidalo.... drawn-i-dalo a little stutter step and score... mcdermitt advances to the title game...53-43 the wolf pack baseball team began their season today... a double-header against northwestern the pack lost game one 4-2... christian stolo gave up seven hits and two runs in six innings... justin bridgman went 2- for-4 with an rbi...
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a special treat for visitors at yosemite national park. it's called "firefall,"and it happens only around this time of the year.
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looks like fire flowing off a cliff. park rangers say it's caused by the sun glowing through a waterfall. the angle of the sun has to be just right, which happens only for a couple of weeks in february. but when it does? the park website says it's a bonanza for photographers.### jeff is back with another check of your forecast. saturday: mostly sunny, with a high near 53. calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning. saturday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 30. southwest wind around 5 mph. sunday: sunny, with a high near 57. west wind around 5 mph. sunday night: mostly clear, with a low around 32. monday: sunny, with a high near 60. monday night: mostly clear, with a low around 34.
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high near 62. tuesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. wednesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 36. thursday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. and remember, you can get more information on the stories you saw here tonight at kolo- tv-dot-com. we'll be back right after world news tonight with david muir. sarah's hair by: kyra meinzer manibog / salon platinum ----- hairstyles provided by rumors hair salon. ----- copyright 2016 -- gray
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tonight, the showdown in the south just hours away now. donald trump, after taking aim at the pope, tonight taking on another giant, apple.
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until they help the government break into the terrorist's iphone. apple firing back. the showdown in nevada. hillary clinton and bernie sanders. the all-out battle for turnout. and this evening, the early gift for clinton. inside the desperate rescue tonight. strangers diving into the water to save the tourists on this chopper. one passenger trapped. the extreme weather coming this weekend. the dramatic fire whorls and whipping winds in chicago. your money tonight, are you passing up free money? the simple step, without even getting rid of your card. and america remembering harper lee and her work, read by generations of american students. good evening. it's great to have you with us on a friday night. we begin with the showdown just hours away in the race for president. and breaking developments on both sides tonight. in south carolina, the republican rumble, and the new

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