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for his killer. we'll have those stories next-- but first, greg what's the forecast looking like for today? a memorial is growing this morning for the man shot and
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air force base. now only on action news... ones. parker collins is near durango & spring mountain at that memorial. parker you spoke to his friends and family. what did they tell you? parker adlibs scene jasmine vance, mother of victim's child 6:51:16-6:51:26 it doesn't matter how long you haven't talked to tyler. you don't have to talk with tyler in two years and the minute you do its like
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right now... officers are looking for a driver who hit and killed a woman. it happened near boulder highway and warm springs. that's where 13 action news reporter yasmeen hassan is right now. and happening right now... police are searching for another hit and run driver who crashed into a fence and took
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this happened around 1 a-m near russell and arville. you can see the car smashed right into the gates, causing some major damage. if you recognize the vehicle-- call police.
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after being shot by a security guard, and this morning... metro is trying to figure out what led to the gunfire. police were called to the scene near durango and elkhorn last night around 7-30. all we know right now there was a fight at some apartments... but the dispute ended around the corner in the middle of the street where at least two shots were fired. the guard told police he felt his life was in danger. metro has not said if the victim was armed. people inside the complex told our crews they just got a new security team in november, and that all of the guards are either ex-police or ex- military.. and they're armed. police are also searching for 3 stabbing suspects right now. they say around 9 last night, a group of men got into a fight near las vegas boulevard and harmon. during the fight, two men were stabbed multiple times. they were rushed to the hospital, but we don't know their condition. the 3 suspects were last seen walking into the miracle mile shops. a woman dies trying to save her pets from a house fire..
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seconds after she ran back into the flames. now only on action news, her boyfriend is sharing his heartbreak. "we loved our animals." (butted with) sara was my life, i loved sara, she shouldn't be gone now the fire broke out yesterday afternoon at the couple's home near nellis & harmon. neighbors say good samaritans had already saved the dogs from the backyard, but the victim didn't know that. firefighters rushed inside to try and save her, but it was too late. crews are still working to figure out what caused the fire. after seeing our news story on a skinny puppy at the petland store in henderson... a viewer reached out to us, saying she had similar problems with her puppy who was bought from the same store! 12.43.41 we only spent maybe an hour with the dog 44 actually and right away he had diarrhea
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the woman says the vet for petland told her and her husband their puppy romeo was underweight, but okay. she took him to another vet who said he had kennel cough and & ear infection. she says she tried to take romeo back, but felt bad for him. now she just wants to share her story with others. 12.48.08 i think to them it's just all about money and prices 10 they treat those dogs like just a dollar sign 12 not an actual living being 16 the store sent us a statement saying: "petland henderson is a locally owned and operated franchise business where the first priority has always been, and will continue to be, the health and safety of our animals." up... a man suddenly bursts into "he was behind the counter. there was a blast. there was fire. so, i didn't think about anything else. i just thought there was a fire, and i need to stop that."
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that exploded--nearly killing him? the answer... straight ahead. chopper 13 bringing you breaking news fast and first.. we're heading to a building fire near bonanza and decatur. breaking right now...the fire
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metro is expected to release new details in a murder investigation. early saturday morning, herbierto diaz marcial was shot and killed near lake mead and marion while he was walking home from work. police say it likely started as a robbery, and he died just feet from his home. metro hasn't made any arrests or given any suspect details, but we could get those this morning. the man who was shot by a metro officer, after police say he stole a car... is pleading not guilty to all the charges against him. the judge has set a trial date of june 21st for gilberto gutierrez. he was arrested on january 26th for auto theft, assault and weapon charges, and possession of burglary tools. metro says one of their officers shot guitierrez after he pointed a gun at him. gutierrez is being held on 500 thousand dollar bail. chopper 13 bringing you breaking news fast and first.. we just got to a building fire
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we just got to a building fire near bonanza and decatur. las vegas fire and rescue just tweeting out that they're working house fire...seeing heavy flames and smoke. firefighters say there's possible entrapment you can save over 500 bucks when you switch to progressive. that's a fact. but this whole "blondes have more fun" thing...
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breaking news fast and first.. we just got to a building fire near bonanza and decatur. las vegas fire and rescue just tweeting out that they're working house fire...seeing heavy flames and smoke. firefighters say there's
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with high pressure and a pocket of dry air coming together over the southwest, mainly sunny skies will be trending throughout the seven-day forecast! winds today through the weekend are hold to either less than 5mph or will range between 5-15 mph during our afternoons. high temperatures will still reach well above normal values for this time of year and will continue through the outlook. today, high temperatures will range between 72 and 76 degrees
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to hit 74 by 3pm. moving into friday and the weekend we will be flirting with record temperatures in the upper 70s and lower 80s. our warmest day is expected to be saturday with a range between 78 and 83 degrees. by next week satellite imagery, coupled with future forecast modeling has shown a weak disturbance interacting with southern nevada by monday night into tuesday. winds look likely to pick up and major moisture seems to be lacking. this means mainly sunny skies will continue but we will have to deal with breezy to windy conditions with a drop back to the lower 70s. if you think there's construction going on right now
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valley.. you're actually not wrong. but this morning we're finding out why! reps from the transportation department say the population in southern nevada has doubled in the past two decades. that means construction projects on nearly every major roadway to keep up with that growth. "now that the economy has picked back up we're playing catch up ... but keep in mind we were playing catch up to begin with." time: 26- 32 tony illia // nevada dept. of transportation pio another thing to remember is are being spearheaded by different agencies. and if we don't keep construction going, ndot says we could face an overwhelming
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there's a syphillis outbreak in
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but the health district says not to worry, because as easy as it is to get... reported syphilis cases. 90 percent of the patients were men. doctors are now hoping by letting people know about the outbreak, more people will get tested... and then treated. they say many people don't realize the long-term consequences of untreated syphilis. a kentucky man is now recovering... after his e-cigarette exploded in his pant's pocket... badly burning his leg! it's hard to imagine, but the whole thing was caught on
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you see the man standing at the he was just burning everywhere. this kind of big fire to knee and here. that was not easy. he was scared." a worker grabbed an extinguisher and quickly put the flames out, and a customer drove him to the hospital. the man says it was the battery inside the e-cig that exploded. he's now recovering from 2nd degree burns, and has to use crutches to get around. time now is x:xx --- coming up at 6-30... it's apple versus the f-b-i 1:05-1:11 the only way we know-- would be to write a piece of software that we view as sort of the software equivalent of cancer. for the first time, the tech company's c-e-o is going on television to defend himself and his company... in an emotional and exclusive interview with abc news.
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breaking news fast and first.. we just got to a building fire near 95 and decatur..
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breaking news fast and first.. we just got to a building fire near bonanza and decatur. las vegas fire and rescue just tweeting out that they're working house fire...seeing heavy flames and smoke.
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possible entrapment with high pressure and a pocket of dry air coming together over the southwest, mainly sunny skies will be trending throughout the seven-day forecast! winds today through the weekend are hold to either less than 5mph or will range between 5-15 mph during our afternoons. high temperatures will still reach well above normal values for this time of year and will continue through the outlook. today, high temperatures will weekend we will be flirting with record temperatures in the by next week satellite imagery, coupled with future forecast modeling has shown a weak disturbance interacting with lacking. this means mainly sunny skies will continue but we will have facebook is branching out with
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plus, uber for motorcycles? abc's kendis gibson and reena ninan have the details. < in today's tech bytes... apple, said to working on a security upgrade. reports say the company is developing ways that would make it impossible for the government to hack into a locked i-phone, using current methods. such a move could set the stage for more legal battles in the future. it looks like siri could soon be coming to your mac. online reports claim that apple will unveil the new feature in june...as part of the company's next software update. siri has already been rolled out for all of apple's mobile devices... including the i-phone and apple watch. and uber has just launched a
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chance to select a two-wheeled vehicle to ride on. the new program is currently available only in thailand. and despite a helmet requirement -- it will likely never be available here in the states. or so we hope. safety first! those are your tech bytes. have a great day. > time now is x:xx --- coming up... it's not the first time our governor's name has been floated around for a higher position. well it's happening again-- so what is it this time-- vice president? we've got the answer... plus, what democrat is already supporting sandoval! victim--hl only on action news... a woman speaks out about the
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her boyfriend was murdered. plus, we've got the latest on
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it's all coming up in a live report. and right now mother nature is beating down on the south all the way up the coast. the tornadoes now turning from dangerous to deadly-- and the worst isn't over yet. we'll have those headlines in a minute, but first let's get to dayna who's following breaking news here at home-- chopper 13 bringing you breaking news fast and first.. we just got to a building fire near bonanza and decatur. las vegas fire and rescue just tweeting out that they're working house fire...seeing heavy flames and smoke.
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a young father murdered near nellis airforce base..
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loose right now. this morning parker collins spoke with the man's girlfriend who says she was there the night he was killed. he's live near his memorial and durango and spring moutnain... parker it was an emotional interview. parker adlibs scene remember-- a man was shot and killed in this parking lot tuesday. last night... his family.. including his 4-year-old son... held a candelit service... to remember him. they are devestated that this man and father is gone.
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girlfriend 6:53:49-6:53:57 "what i'm going through right now i'm devastated. he was the love of my life. for me to actually be there, it was terrible." parker talks about search for murder suspects and person of interest reporting live parker collins 13 action news. the death toll from those powerful tornadoes on the gulf coast and south east continues to rise... and the worst isn't over yet. more than a dozen tornadoes hit yesterday across virginia, florida, and north carolina. the youngest victim, a two year old boy. survivors say the twisters hit so fast they had no way to protect themselves. (neil harvey, essex county resident) "we was sitting in the middle of the house when it came through and it just demolished everything this morning from texas to delaware, with roughly 50
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zone. it's all eyes on texas this morning.. as the republican presidential candidates prepare for their big debate tonight. the big question this morning-- can anyone stop donald trump? the frontrunner says he's ready to go. we'll be totally prepared, people have not done very well against me so far everyone who has attacked me has gone down. and the latest person to go after the donald... is actually former presidential candidate mitt romney. he's calling on the billionaire to release his tax information, and says the other candidates should do the same. romney believes trump isn't as wealthy as he claims, and isn't paying certain taxes. trump responded by blasting romney on twitter. he says his tax returns are massive and complicated, and would take some time to release. just days away from south carolina's primary... democratic presidential candidate hillary clinton picks up another big endorsement from one of our elected officials! (sen. harry reid/(d) minority leader)
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be better served by hillary." senator harry reid told c-n-n he thinks it's time for the party to get behind clinton. he says her time as sexretary of state makes her the most qualified candidate. all you need to do is look at what happened after 9/11, gee did she do a good job. she fought for new york like i've never seen anyone fight." south carolina's primary is on saturday. clinton is currently leading there more than 20 points. this morning... we're getting a better picture of some of the chaos that was happening the night of the republican caucus. dennis bower says he walked up to the doors of cimarron high school at 8:35 tuesday night to cast his vote....and he was turned away! he says on their website & his verification form it says they'd be open until 9. the former political director of the clark county republican party says it must have been a mistake. he says caucuses are conducted between 5 and 9, but each county can make their own rulees. clark county's being....door close at 8:30. "it's very frustrating. we don't usually go to a
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this was an important election." bower says he is upset he couldn't caucus, but he's glad there's still the general election. governor brian sandoval is all over the headlines right now... after his name gets thrown out as a potential supreme court justice nominee. sources close to the white house say our governor is among the names they're considering to replace the late justice antonin scalia. sandoval does have an impressive resume. in 2005, he became our state's first hispanic federal judge. he also served as the state attorney general... and he also has the support of a top democrat. i would support the man. he's a good person, he has a great record, and he's been a tremendously good governor in spite of having to deal with some very big problems there. reid met with sandoval on monday when he was in d-c for association meeting. reps for the governor say he hasn't been contacted by the
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potential vetting for the supreme court vacancy. that storage facility where people were living has now been cleared out. the owner tells us officers actually had to come down and force them to leave. it's an update to a story you saw first on action news. our cameras were rolling when police got to the storage facility near twain and swenson yesterday. a few weeks ago, a fire broke out there and investigators determined it was because people were living in the units. the manager issued warnings to 23 people telling them they needed to leave. 6 didn't comply. so that's when metro stepped in. "when the authorities arrived, did you panic? no, not really. i knew it was coming." (butted with) "it's just a lot to deal with that's all." metro says the owner of the storage place doesn't have a business license. he's now being investigated by county code enforcement. we're told the owner's application for a license is still pending approval. as for the man we interviewed... he says he's hoping to find shelter at the salvation army.
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the head of apple faces some tough questions from abc news. the families of the victims in san bernardino have now come out in support of the judge's help the f.b.i. unlock that iphone. (white flash) what would you say to those families tonight hear his message to the victims... in that exclusive interview. greg adlibs weather forecast tease chopper 13 bringing you breaking news fast and first.. crash near las vegas boulevard
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with high pressure and a pocket of dry air coming together
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mainly sunny skies will be trending throughout the seven-day forecast! winds today through the weekend are hold to either less than 5mph or will range between 5-15 mph during our afternoons. high temperatures will still reach well above normal values for this time of year and will continue through the outlook. today, high temperatures will range between 72 and 76 degrees with central las vegas expected to hit 74 by 3pm. moving into friday and the weekend we will be flirting with record temperatures in the upper 70s and lower 80s. our warmest day is expected to be saturday with a range between 78 and 83 degrees. by next week satellite imagery, coupled with future forecast modeling has shown a weak disturbance interacting with southern nevada by monday night into tuesday. winds look likely to pick up and major moisture seems to be lacking.
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will continue but we will have to deal with breezy to windy conditions with a drop back to the lower 70s. right now...the fire in malibu california is still burning but right now...the fire in malibu california is still burning but getting
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fire fighters there say seven acres are currently burning. our a-b-c affiliate is telling us that firefighters seem to have the upperhand. light winds are helping helicopter crews make water drops over the fire. firefighters from ventura county have been called to assist. voluntary evacuations are underway. it's been a firestorm surrounding the fbi and their fight with apple. the isssue is should the tech giant should help them break into the phone of the san now... exclusively on abc news... apple c-e-c tim cook is defending himself and his decisions. 5:17-5:30 to oppose your government on something doesn't feel good. and to oppose it on something where we are advocating for civil liberties which they are supposed to protect, it is incredibly ironic. // (butted with) 1:34-1:47 if we knew a way to get the information on the phone that we haven't already given-- if we knew a way to do this that would not expose hundreds of
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issues we would honestly do it. // the fbi director says "it's not about a slippery slope... it's about 14 people who were slaughtered and more had their lives ruined...and "we can't look the survivors in the eye if we don't follow any possible lead out there. cook says he understands this is an incredibly complex issue, but he firmly believes what they're asking puts hundreds of millions of iphone users at risk. ammon bundy and 15 of his supporters plead not guilty to federal conspiracy charges... in connection to their armed standoff at a wildlife refuge in oregon. fellow protesters stood on the steps of the federal courthouse rallying for the ranchers to be released. "to be held this period of time, charged and held in custody before discovery even presented in defenses wrong."
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bail everyone one of them." the government's investigation at the refuge is now complete. defense attorney's are fighting to get access to all the evidence fbi agents removed from there. the judge says the government has to turn it all over by the end of next week. it's day two of intense training at the high roller.. firefighters from new york and florida are here for a hands on learning florida are here for a hands on learning experience they can't get anywhere else! the crews are practicing rescues on the high roller this morning. in orlando, they just built a similar observation wheel and new york city has one on the way. richard blatus nyc battalion chief 23:28:51-23:28:58 "it's a hands on opportunity for us. we don't have that back in new york. we don't have a wheel yet. we don't have anything of this type or capability." the crews will be out there again today, but they should wrap up before the ride opens at 11. a big congratulations this morning to chad kostrzewski! the visitor from minisota won a
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dollars on a penny slot machine at palace station!! station casinos says chad hit the top level of a progressive jackpot.. 3 minutes after putting-in a 20-dollar bill. we've got some new pictures this morning.. showing the entire milky way galaxy! it's topping today's stories now trending... the pictures were gathered by the apex telescope in chile, and just released by the european southern observatory. the image shows light at sub- millimeter wavelengths to create an image of the full area as seen from the earth's southern hemisphere. it's the sharpest map of the milky way made to date. target is getting ready to release a new line of clothes and action figures with a whole lot of girl power! it's part of the new d-c super hero girls
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fans will be able to see familiar faces like poison ivy -- batgirl -- and wonder woman. the focus on girls comes after the backlash from star wars not featuring any females in their action figure line, even though one of the movie's main character's is a woman. (beth caffrey, the cat house on the kings) "we think she's movie start potential here with that look, or at lnext internet super sensation." a kitten who was left in a salvation army donation box in california is now on the path to a much better life! the worker who found her brought her into a shelter. if you look she's got a mark under her nose... that looks like a mustache. the shelter worker's say with her unique face she'll be picked up by a family any time now! you can check out all of the stories trending today... just head to our website ktnv.com we're following a lot of breaking news for you this morning... a home goes up in flames
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scene near the 95 and decatur right now. but yasmeen hassan just got there. we'll have a live report after the break. we're following breaking news
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a memorial is growing this morning for the young father murdered near nellis air force base. his killer is still out there right now. well this morning we're learning more about that victim. parker collins spoke to his loved ones. he's near durango & spring mountain at the man's memorial with the interview you'll only see on action news. parker adlibs scene jasmine vance, mother of victim's son 6:46:16-6:46:28 "he never got the chance to
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unfortunately, but he did leave a beautiful four year old little boy and he looks just like him " parker talks about search for murder suspects and person of interest reporting live parker collins 13 action news. we're following breaking news this morning...
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causing a lot of damage. this happened near the 95 and decatur. chopper 13 was flying over the morning... a home catches on fire... causing a lot of damage. this happened near the 95 and decatur. chopper 13 was flying over the scene. but yasmeen hassan is on the ground. yasmeen? thanks for watching good
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good morning, america. state of emergency. 53 tornadoes touch down from texas to virginia. at least eight dead as the outbreak rips apart homes. winds hit 83 miles an hour and a coast guard ship overturns trying to rescue a fishing boat. and a blizzard slams the midwest
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last chance, marco rubio and ted cruz fighting to stop donald trump's momentum ahead of tonight's big debate. >> if the donald wins the general election, who the heck knows what he'd do as president. trump hinting a bombshell may be coming. about the gop frontrunner's taxes. abc news exclusive, david muir one-on-one with tim cook, the apple ceo answers questions for the first time about why he won't help the fbi break into the san bernardino shooter's phone. >> this case is not about the phone. this case is about the future. >> his message for victims' families and this morning, new reports isis supporters may be threatening facebook's mark zuckerberg. and charge. the elephants caught on camera heading straight for a u.s. senator. what happens next, an epic close call. and good morning, america.

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