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protection. >> reporter: a protection order violation and making threats. officers were called to this property last night. merritt was there and making threats in violation of an order ever protection -- order of protection. he was booked into jail for threatening and violating the protection order. he is also south state for false arrest among other things. tonight he is here at the 4th avenue jail being held on $500,000 bond for two
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>> lesley merritt jr. was a former suspect in the freeway shootings. charges were dropped against him. if you want to read up on the shootings, we have a special section on cbs dollars 5az.com. following several story right now. a football coach at notre dame prep has been fired. the school's president stripped of his academic and athletic responsibilities. and the athletic director was leave. they have timed an appeal. we're waiting for answers into what caused a school bus to crash in scottsdale. police say the bus rear-ended an suv in the
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were on the board -- on board that bus, but no one was seriously injured. >> there's a reward of $1,000 to catch some burglars in the east valley. two men broke into nine different cars on chandler boulevard between rural and price. they stole money, electronics, clothing, even a firearm. they took off in a dark great suv. these are pictures inside a queens store. tun anything -- convenience store. when there's an emergency, you call nine one one. something went wrong after valley dispatchers were hung up on hundreds of times. >> a prankster says says he did it to show off his computer skills, now he's in custody. >> reporter: the 18-year-old got the computer bug from an online friend and tweaked it to add popups and commands to
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iphones. but he says he never meant for the prank to go public. a twitter link that more than 1,800 people clicked on, forcing people's phones to dial 911 over and over, not allowing them to hang up. police received more than 100 bogus calls, tying up operators from emergencies. detectives shut down the link before other systems compromised. a computer expert says the joke will hurt him beyond just a criminal record. >> he was doing this to become a known smart guy, hire me because i know what i'm doing. he's made a big, big mistake. no legitimate company would ever hire somebody with this ki thoughtlessness. >> reporter: officials say in joke could have impacted lives
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people needed them. the pilot's flight plan was inacid quay. the plane went down -- inadequate. the lane went down in 2014. it was a rocky landing for mike pence tonight. the republican vice presidential nominee was on this plane that i guardia because of bad weather. no one was hurt. mike pence just tweeted out that he was grateful for the first responders that arrived on-scene. donald trump returning to the valley. the accuse is planning a rally. the state approved paperwork today. this will be trump's 7th visit since running for president. and trump's son in tempe today
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father. >> he spoke at asu in front of several hundred people. there are plenty chants of "lock her up", and he spoke about trade and security. >> people in dc have given us this problems. they've given us stupid deals. we're more concerned about people in cot and we're more concerned about their feelings. >> as trump supporters left they were confronted by protestors. there was some yelling back and forth. there were no serious or violent confrontations. this was a first on the campaign trail. hillary clinton joined by michelle obama.
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still crucial in the november 8th election. >> it will be so sequential because every election about the future. this one is about whether we build on the progress we've made, the legacy that president obama has built, or rip it away and go backward. they both encouraged early voting. clinton holds a slight lead over trump in north carolina pizza being blamed for a fire inside of gordon biersch. no one was hurt. crews were able to keep the fire confined to the vent system. a tucson man started a house fire after using a blowtorch to burn off weeds.
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later. there is a $75,000 reward to find the serial killer linked to seven murders in the valley. he could be driving several vehicles including a black 2000 bmw 5 series. call silent witness, you can remain anonymous. after all you've been through this year. we just wanted to show you how much we love you. children's hospital contacted us about a very specialty nurse who's been there 17 years. >> a lot of people are convinced that psychics other real deal. we're going to confront a fortune teller accused of scamming a valley
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>> reporter: tony accidentally fell out of a truck and died. >> he was smiling and told me he loved me and he was gone 15 minutes later. that's been extremely difficult >> reporter: the pain of losing the love of her life, the man she was going to marry has been overwhelming. christine is getting through it. thanks to the support of friends and coworkers from phoenix children's hospital where christine ha the past 17 years. unfortunately christine hasn't been able to work the past couple months because of her own accident where she fell and broke both hands. >> i've known christine for five years >> reporter: her friend has seen what she's going through
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>> we just wanted to show you how much we love you. and we're gonna pay it forward to you. here's $500 to help you with all the expenses you've had this year. and hopefully that'll help you get back on your feet a little bit. [ crying ] >> i don't know what i would have done without my family and friends honestly. >> if you want to nominate someone for next week's pay will the triple digits stick around? >> brament or fraud -- entertainment or fraud? it's a fine line when it comes to
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vo: 13 year-old sabrina told a school counselor she was raped by her uncle. her counselor called sheriff joe arpaio's office.
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rs, sabrina's uncle continued to rape her - and arpaio did nothing. rapes, assaults, even child molestation, remain uninvestigated, while arpaio focuses on his personal agenda. arpaio talks tough, but doesn't keep us safe. hundred was psychics and fortune tellers are in business in phoenix. and for most clients it's just entertainment. >> morgan lowe shows us how a harmless visit can become a costly mistake. >> reporter: it's the intrigue
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fortune tell are scams have been around for centuries. >> a police officer might say, well, you gave her your money. >> reporter: tonight we use hidden cameras to expose how it works. and we confront one psychic accused of taking advantage of a valley mother. >> she says you took $1,500f >> reporter: take one look at yelp or google psychics, and you may be surprised at how many you find. hundreds in the valley alone. while a trip to most of these places would amount to harmless fun, not every experience is a positive one. >> reporter: this woman is like tens of thousands of other residents who believe in the
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happened when she visited a psychic. >> reporter: it was the third time she went. something strange happened. she says she handed the psychic $1,500 and walked away. >> reporter: when we showed up with our camera, the address was a home. the psychic was not in,
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reading. >> she's doing something to -- >> black magic. >> reporter: after 20 minutes, our producer gave her $25. the psychic called it a donation. there's a difference betw legal fortune telling business, and fortune telling fraud, which is a con designed to pull large amount was money. >> there's an element of shame involved by most >> reporter: a private i helps victims of scams and cons. fortune teller scams are tough to prove. >> it can be viewed as a civil agreement. i willingly gave you this money. you didn't put it in my face and take my money from me. >> do you think she ripped you off? >> yes. >> reporter: so we went back to the psychic's home one last time. she was home and said she
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i told her sarah's story. and that is when the psychic started speaking english. >> i don't know why she's saying that. >> reporter: she says she never accepted the amount of money sarah claims she took. she wants to talk to me, tell her to call me. if she wants to take me to court, fine. but she has to have a lot of proof. she's saying things that is not true. >> pretending to not speak english doesn't scream honesty. what is that line between a legal fortune teller and illegal fraud? >> it's a gray area but a couple of the things police will look at is if the psychic says if they can do something or prevent something from happening in exchange for money, and how much money they charge the
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any clear evidence she did anything wrong? >> there isn't. just story woman told us who came forward, which is why we didn't show the face on camera. but that shows how difficult these cases are. >> you're gonna have more on how some of these bad fortune tellers are able to gain their victims' confidence and trust. in the cockpit. it could save pilots time and get you in the air and on the ground faster. >> if the air if they need to get a hold of us, ding ding and they'll just say we need to you descend. >> answers on why you may want your pilot ticketing in-flight. hopefully we had a great thursday.
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out there. record heat, high today of 100. it's the latest we've ever hit 100 in the of october. still warm. 15 degrees above average. winds are nice and calm. and we're gonna continue to stay in the 90s again tomorrow. just north of pr, again in the forecast for friday. temperatures are gonna gradually cool down over the weekend. and cooler weather income week. rainfall 7:00 am tomorrow morning. still some clouds across areas of arizona and the valley. showers expected from los angeles up toward san francisco. and it looks like a series of storms am pass on by southern california throughout
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flagstaff. and the 7-day, 95 tomorrow. lower 90s, still above average saturday into sunday. then next week, mid-80s on monday, and temperatures near average, tuesday, wednesday, thursday. mostly clear conditions.
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i love war. the thought of donald trump with nuclear weapons scares me to death. it should scare everyone.
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lesley merritt jr. was arrested last night by glendale place. he violated an order of protection after making threats to the victim. notre dame prep filed an appeal after its football team
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the arizona interscholastic association punished the team after it held a summer pe practice. donald trump is fighting to win arizona coming back to phoenix this saturday. scheduled to speak at the capital grounds in the valley. >> it shows how important arizona is as a swing ste. the election. it's exciting to be living here in the grand canyon state.
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i'm tom o'halleran, and i ov esssage. paul babeu oversaw a place of horrors as headmaster of a school for at-risk youth. students were denied basic human rights and were subject to sexual abuse. arizona deserves better. arizona's largest newspapers endorse tom o'halleran for congress. "the republic" says, "elect tom o'halleran. his words match his work." and "the daily star" said, "o'halleran puts the common good above party politics.
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