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the east as dry air continues to filter in off the southern california coast today. as this occurs, temperatures will fall. thursday highs range between 98 and 103 degrees with the weekend yielding mid and upper 90s! the chance for rain only holds for thursday and mainly sunny skies return for the rest of the weekend into next monday. the winds. hold onto your hats with friday and saturday due to gusts potentially getting up between 35 and 45 mph. fire-v breaking overnight....
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parkway. we're just getting this video in from the scene there. firefighters say it was just smoke damage. right now we're waiting on an update from clark county fire department. we'll bring you that as soon as higway near twain was evacuated overnight after reports of a flammable substance inside. around 9:30 last night employees found an item they thought was flammable in a hotel room. security evacuated the building and called police. they checked it out, and eventually gave t investigators are still looking into this...no one has been arrested. right now-- congressman cresent hardy is in the hospital... recovering from a heart attack. a spokesperson for the u-s representative.. tells us he has undergone a routine medical procedure for a minor heart attack. he's expected to be back on the campaign trail later this week. the 59-year-old is running for re- election for district 4. he's facing challenger ruben kihuen. governor sandoval and joe heck were among the politicians tweeting out last night, wishing the congressman a
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a two week old baby is now recovering from serious injuries after being dropped on her head-- and police believe the infant's father did this on purpose. jeremy william is now charged with attempted murder. bullhead city police say they believe cowan threw the newborn onto the floor because she was crying. she suffered a fractured skull and a brain hemorrhage. the baby, her mother, and the mom's two other children are now in the care of the department of child safety. people living in southern highlands are suing a development coa beacause they say their construction work is destroying their homes! homeowners tell us they started noticing the damage in june, when the blasting began on the project near jones and erie. in three different homes our crews went through we saw cracks in cement walls, granite counter tops and along the walls inside the homes. 04.38.05.00"if that travertine is cracked what is underneath that is cracked." (butted with) 06.12.50.00 "i thought it was an earthquake. i was about to get under my desk." we reached out to the development company, and they
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the lawsuit. meanwhile, the community has been told there will be more blasting tomorrow. it's been almost a week since a massive fire destroyed a warehouse full of school supplies for special needs students. and today the firefighters who battled those flames are giving back. marissa kynaston is live at the scene near harmon and polaris with the details on how they're helping. you can see the warehouse is now just a pile of rubble-- and everything inside-- was destroyed. later today-- clark county fire the holiday emergency assistance team-- will provide 50 backpacks filled with school supplies to the peoples autism foundation. again-- just about a week ago-- the warehouse for the peoples autism foundation caught fire. inside that warehouse-- was back to school supplies for autistic students and their families. if you want to help donate school supplies-- big frog tshirt company on southern highlands parkway is collecting
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space on cavaretta court. mk-- 13an. take a live look right now in long island in new york. we're getting an aerial view of a deck collapse at an apartment complex. this is in long beach. so far, no reports of injuries... we're waiting information from police there. there's only been one day of school but already one mom is fed up with c-c-s-d. 46 i dont think that's appropariate, i dont think that's safe, i dont think that's safe, why she says the transportation department is putting her little girls in danger. greg adlibs weather forecast
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i pledge allegiance, to the flag [continues in background] they're bringing drugs, they're brigning crime, they're rapists... you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes... blood coming out of her...wherever [pledge continues in background] you gotta see this guy; "oh, i don't know what i said. ah, i don't remember."
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so far, no reports of injuries...six balconies fell early this morning. city officials are investigating what caused this to happen. chopper 13.. fast and first showing us the aftermath... on fire on the 95 near lee canyon road. investigators are still trying to figure out what happened, but as you can see the truck is completely charred. fortunately there were no reports of anyone being hurt. it's the day people on the west side of town have been waiting a long time for... metro is opening a brand new area command. the spring valley command station is located near sahara and durango. 101 officers from other areas
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flamingo to charleston-- from the i-15, all the way west to red rock. metro says adding this new station will help with officer response time for the whole valley. a henderson mother is furious with the school district this morning.. because she says her children's bus stop is too dangerous to get to. stop.. and there's no crosswalk or crossing guard. the past two years they were to change to a different bus so they'd get picked up on the same side of the street, but the mom says the district told her that bus was too full this year. 01.44.48 i thought it was...unacceptable 53 that's the nicest way i can say it 55 i thought it was unacceptable 57 45.00 whatever problems they're having, my child's safety is far more important than that 45.07
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transportation department will do a recount of riders to see if there are any openings. at that time.. the girls could get transferred to a new bus. you've heard of people being held for ransom... but have you ever head of a dog being kidnapped. the people texting said they weren't going to give the dog back." now the dog's owner has a new plan to try and get his four legged family member back. and a valley neighborhood says people are having target practice in rig homes... and it's only a matter of time before someone gets hurt. now they're turning to 13 action news. and here's a live look out at sunset and decatur where a car caught on fire. you can see first responders still on the scene. but this isn't the only thing affecting your commute. yasmeen will have an update...
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so call 844-560-link. get up to 40 megs of high-speed internet for just $20 a month for one year when bundled with a qualifying home phone plan and autopay. speed may not be available in your area. call today. ?? the east as dry air continues to filter in off the southern california coast today. mainly sunny skies will be common for the valley but high temperatures reach their peak for the entire week today. expect your afternoon to range between 103 and 108 degrees valley wide with central las vegas coming in at 105 degrees by the time school gets out. winds will be mild out of the
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coming as we move into the end of the week. wednesday does not look to change much from today's forecast. temperatures will be about a degree cooler and a few more clouds my move in but thursday is when the weather- magic happens. the trough we have been monitoring for the past 24hrs is showing signs of strengthening and becoming a night. the tail end of the front will pass through the valley and allow partly cloudy conditions thursday with a small chance for rain to the valley and mountains. winds will also pick up to 10-20 mph with an occasional gust between 25 and 30 mph.
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at 20% for both the valley and mountains so grabbing a small umbrella and leaving it the car or your child's backpack would not be a bad idea. as this occurs, temperatures will fall. thursday highs range between 98 and 103 degrees with the weekend yielding mid and upper 90s! the chance for rain only hol sunny skies return for the rest of the weekend into next potentially getting up between 35 and 45 mph. today the city of henderson is
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by giving his his own day! city leaders are declaring today "connor fields day." the b-m-x racer will be getting his own key to the city tonight at 6, at the whitney mesa b-m-x track. the event is open to the public. fields is the first american
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cody miller was honored last night during a special ceremony at the desert breeze aquatic facility. "i was a little kid here... kinda weird and kinda cool at the same time." clark county commissioner susan brager also presented him with a proclamation declaring yesterday "cody miller day" in clark county. miller also getting a key to the strip. the swimmer won gold in the 400- meter men's relay, and helped the u-s set an olympic record. fire-v we just got an update on that overnight ....fire near desert inn and maryland parkway. clark county fire department says the fire broke out around two inside a clark county fire department says the fire broke out around two inside a family's home but it was mostly. just smoke damage. the cause of the fire is under
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estimated. no one was hurt. it's unknown if the family was displaced. an arizona man is now turning to social media for help. he says his dog is being held ransom-- and there's nothing the police can do about it. the man says someone stole his dog "beautiful" while he let her outside one night. then the dog-nappers texted his phone using a hidden number... saying they weren't going to give the dog back until he gave them two thousand dollars. he called police, but since he doesn't have a number for the thiev they don't have much to go on. "it's like a piece of your heart is not there.the worst part about it is her wondering where i am." now the owner is posting pictures of the dog all over facebook hoping someone out will spot her. he says as long as she gets home safe, he won't press any charges. armed men break into a valley home demanding money.
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of our lungs for help the simple step these women took... that may have saved their lives. it's a story you'll only see on 13 action news. the video is hard to watch... a young boy being thrown off a bridge... all while his mom is right there-- but now she's the one in trouble with the law this morning. trouble with the law this morning. chopper 13 bringing you breaking news fast and first..
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we sent him here to fix it. but congressman joe heck became part of the problem. wall street invested over a half-million dollars in congressman heck's campaigns, and heck supports their agenda -- privatizing social security, handing wall street billions in fees, but risking our retirement in the stock market, cutting benefits, putting wall street ahead of us.
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celebrities are remembering comedic genius gene wilder. the 83 year old was best known for his roles in willy wonka, producers and blazing saddles. director mel brooks tweeted-- "he blesses every film we did with his magic and he blessed me with his friendship. fellow comedian jim carey writing- "gene wilder was one of the funniest and sweeted energies ever to take a human form. if there's a heaven he has a golden ticket." wilder died from complications linked to alzheimer's disease.
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years back, but his nephew says the actor chose to keep his illness a secret so the world would remember him in his prime. high pressure begins to move to the east as dry air continues to filter in off the southern california coast today. as this occurs, temperatures will fall. thursday highs range between 98 and 103 degrees with the weekend yielding mid and upper 90s! the chance for rain only holds for thursday and mainly sunny the weekend into next monday. what does hold are the winds. hold onto your hats with friday and saturday due to gusts potentially getting up between 35 and 45 mph. in today's gma first look--
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college student in upstate new york. abc's gio benitez has the details.. < in this morning's gma first look - a murder mystery rocking an ivy league school? the search is on for people who stabbed two ithaca college students on cornell university's campus early nats broadcastify 14:31 - two patients, patient number one, unresponsive, stabbed in the upper left quadrants of the chest, (unintelligible) helicopter police say 19-year-old anthony nazaire and a friend were attending a student- organized party at nearby cornell when a brawl the both of them apologized. even my brother apologized and he didn't bump the girl. police say they do not believe there is any current threat to safety on campus...
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investigate what happened. sot police: we've had a lot of videos that have been puzzle together but not everything yet. and we'll have more on the coming up at 6-30... a massive fire destroys a warehouse near the strip. today the firefighters who battled those flames are helping the autism foundation devastated by the fire. and you can still help too. chopper heading to sams town to give us an aerial look at the scene. stay with us.. just breaking this morning...
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i'm catherine cortez masto and i approve this message. as a doctor, i see how decisions in washington impact my patients here in nevada. so even though i'm a republican, i won't be voting for joe heck. joe heck's voted ten times to defund planned parenthood, which thousands of women depend on for cancer screenings. even when her health is at risk. for me and my patients, joe heck makes no sense. inside sam's town. and now police are trying to figure out why. parker collins was fast and first to the scene-- parker
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high pressure begins to move to the east as dry air continues to filter in off the southern california coast today.
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thursday highs range between 98 and 103 degrees with the weekend yielding mid and upper 90s! the chance for rain only holds for thursday and mainly sunny skies return for the rest of the weekend into next monday. what does hold are the winds. hold onto your hats with friday and saturday due to gusts potentially getting up between 35 and 45 mph. a neighborhood turns to 13 action news-- they say they're
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are getting way too close to their homes. 3:11:22 gunshots , i have i own a hand gun i know what it sounds like and i heard 5 to 10 shots 3:11:31 two dozen shell casings were found near wigwam and fort apache early sunday morning--some were just 90 feet away from robert forbuss elementary school. one mom tells us she's especially worried because her husband is deployed.. and she's home alone with her 31800 this is just really hard to go through this and my husband more scared because there is nothing he can do from where he is at .. its just hard. metro says they've taken the casings into evidence. but so far, no one has been caught. two women say a simple phone call may be the reason they're alive this morning... it's an update to a story we broke for you first on good
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9-1-1. no supers img3439 00:00:35-00:00:44 "they both came on both sides of our bed and instantly put the guns to our heads and the guy was like 00:01:54-00:02:01 "we were screaming at the top of our lungs for help and the neighbors heard us the security guard was sitting right there didn't hear anything." the couple says the tense standoff lasted for a while... until o victim was on the phone with 9-1-1.. that's when they took off. police are still searching for the intruders. kindergartners across the school district are now adjusting to double the instructional time. for the first year, c-c-s-d is offering full day kindergarten. the goal is to make sure kids are ready to read before they get to first grade. but switching from 3 to 6 hours is a big change for students and teachers. one of the challenges is making sure kid pat skorkowsky superintendent
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quickly, with a lot of reinforcement on the positive side, to make sure they understand those school experiences and school rules parents we talked to say the additional hours is also helping them with daycare costs. former congressman anthony weiner is back in the headlines-- but his latest sexting scandal is now taking over the race for the white house. (donald trump/ (r) presidential candidate): "he's a sick person and she, you know, has access to classified information. (butted with) but to think that he had access to all of this information its like that much of this information anthony weiner would know about." weiner is married to one of hillary clinton's closest aides... but yesterday huma abedin announced she would be separating from him--- in light the of the sexting pictures that have been released. in 20-11, weiner resigned from congress after tweeting a lewd picture of himself. clinton has not commented on the seperation announcement, or the new attacks from trump. just in this morning florida senator marco rubio says while he is running for reelection in
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to serve a full six year term. he says he cannot commit beacuse quote you don't know what the future is going to hold in your life. this may mean he's not ruling out a 2020 presidential bid... many famous faces are now weighing in on 49-ers quarterback kolin kaepernick's decision to sit during the national anthem. (trump) "well i have followed it, and it think it's - i think it's personally not a good thing - i think it's, i think it's a terrible thing." (butted with) (spike support him. i find it so interesting how people want to pick and choose what rights people have." there you heard presidential candidate donald trump coming out against the gesture... meanwhile director spike lee says he supports kaepernick. when asked about the issue, white house spokesman josh earnest objected to the protest... but added that the nfl pro is free to express his perspective. kaepernick has said he will
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a simple traffic stop turns into a night one police officer will always remember... :i was worried when he was going to go in jail. :i was worried when he was going to go in jail. find out how he was able to help a little girl.. who was terrified of him. it's now trending... greg adlibs weather forecast tease chopper 13 bringing you breaking news fast and first.. flying over sams town where a man was shot twice just hours ago. you can see police are still on scene... and so is parker collins. he's gathering all the latest details. and i'm tracking your roads... good morning, coming up on gma -top hilary aide huma abedin announcing her separation from husband anthony weiner-- weiner making
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details only on gma.
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december last year. 14 americans are killed in a mass shooting inspired by isis. in the aftermath, congressman joe heck had the chance to ban suspected terrorists from buying guns. heck voted "no." 23 times. individuals on the fbi terror watch list have purchased firearms over 2,000 times. it's not just that joe heck does nothing to stop them. it's that he's voted to let them keep doing it.... 23 times. senate majority pac is responsible for the content
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the east as dry air continues to filter in off the southern california coast today. mainly sunny skies will be common for the valley but high temperatures reach their peak for the entire week today. expect your afternoon to range between 103 and 108 degrees valley wide with central las vegas coming in at 105 degrees by the time school gets out. winds will be mild out of the northeast but changes are coming as we move into the end of the week. wednesday does not look to change much from today's forecast. temperatures will be about a degree cooler and a few more clouds my move in but thursday is when the weather- magic happens. the trough we have been
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showing signs of strengthening and becoming a cold front by wednesday night. the tail end of the front will pass through the valley and allow partly cloudy conditions thursday with a small chance for rain to the valley and mountains. winds will also pick up to 10-20 mph with an occasional gust between 25 and 30 mph. 20% for both the valley and mountains so grabbing a small umbrella and leaving it the car or your child's backpack would not be a bad idea as this occurs, temperatures
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103 degrees with the weekend yielding mid and upper 90s! the chance for rain only holds for thursday and mainly sunny skies return for the rest of the weekend into next monday. what does hold are the winds. hold onto your hats with friday and saturday due to gusts potentially getting up between 35 and 45 mph. an incredible rescue in rhode island this morning... two construction workers dangling off a bridge after a crane tipped on its side. the men were doing inspections under the bridge when suddengly
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the workers were stuck in the bucket high above the river. it took rescuers about an hour and a half to get them to basket. so now you have three full grown men in that white basket." the workers were taken to the hospital to be checked out as a precaution but police say they injuries. new video out this morning.. showing what it looks like to be in a 10 car pile up. in this dash cam video, you can see the chain reaction. the car with the camera gets hit...then that car hits another and so on. a semi gets mixed up in the crash too. on the left of your screen, you can see one car on fire. bystanders were able to pull a woman out of that car and save her. miraculously, no one died in the crash.
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thousands of people across central italy affected by last week's deadly and devastating earthquake. prosecco fresh italian kitchen says it will donate 10-percent of its profits over the next week or so to help in the relief effort. the death toll from the 6.2 magnitude quake is now at 290. searchers are still looking through the rubble.. but say there's little hope at this point of finding any more survivors. and boyd gaming is stepping-up to help the people affected by the flash flooding in the company is pledging 50 thousand dollars to the american red cross. from now until september 12th... boyd gaming will match any donations to the organization-- dollar for dollar... up to 50-thousand dollars. if you want to help we posted the link on ktnv.com beyond the casinos here in las vegas, boyd gaming owns 5 properties in louisiana. just in this morning...virginia
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confirmed cases of hepatitis-a connected to tropical smoothie cafe. officials say it's from the chain's frozen strawberries imported from egypt. infected have been hospitalized. the danger with hepatitis a is that symptoms can take up to 50 days to show up. there are more than 5-hundred tropical smoothie franchises across the country...including right here in las vegas. no word if any franchises here were affected but all the strawberries have been pulled frm the stores. people living in greenville, south carolina...are on high alert for clowns this morning.. after multiple children reported that a person dressed
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they came back and were like no it's not. they went and got other kids and they come out. then they come back crying, so we was like it must be something in the woods.") deputies say the reported clowns have flashing green lasers, and try to entice kids with large amounts of money. authorities are now patrolling the area. they're urging parents to not let their children walk alone at night. this cellphone video of a 4-year- old boy being thrown off a bridge in washington is hard to watch. witnesses say a man flung the child into the river below all while his mother was watching! 1:05-1:10 "when he came up he was actually screaming and crying it broke my heart hearing that" the boy survived the fall. police cited the mom and her boyfriend... with reckless endangerment.
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the bridge in the first place. the cast of dancing with the stars has been announced... and it features disgraced gold medal swimmer ryan lochte. he sat down for an interivew with good morning america... and talked about why he lied about being robbed in rio. :17 "i'm not one to make excuses... having a gun pulled on me." :31 lochte went on to say that he's by the way... other contestants on dancing with the stars include olympic gymnast laurie hernandez, vanilla ice and maureen mccormick... better known as macia from from
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a little's girl's special encounter with a police officer in indiana. it's topping our stories now it started when the three year old bailey's dad got pulled over because he had a tail light out. she was in the car behind him with her mom. immediately she became worried her dad was going to go to jail, and said she was scared of police officers. the family says they just moved from saint louis, and the ferguson riots had a deep impact on her. he said hey my daughter is pretty scared back there, she's seen things on the tv and she's just really scared of you
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the officer talked with her and calmed her down.. and now her family says she has a better understanding of what cops really do. what is a police officers job bailey?... bailey hawks: to protect us!> the police officer let them go with a warning. the mom shared her encounter on facebook.. the post has been seen and shared thousands of times. you can check out all of the on our ktnv mobile app we're following a lot of breaking news for you this morning... including a shooting inside sam's town-- parker collins is the only reporter bringing you live updates there this morinng? chopper 13 bringing you
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the roast looks good dad. how good? 162 likes. did i get any retweets on those green beans? yep! and they're blowing up on instagram. honey, your rump roast just broke the internet!!!! as it should. life is family mealtime and everything you need to make it picture perfect.
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the average age of a homeless person is 9 years old. my dream is to help kids living on the streets with education. charles what's up man? -whoa! how can we help? -ah man! wait, is that a basketball player? yes! -wow! my heart's about to jump out my chest man. charles you ought to be proud man. i'm just extremely grateful they were here that's something that these kids are going to remember for a lifetime. did you see his big old feet? look.
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the roast looks good dad. how good? 162 likes. did i get any retweets on those green beans? yep! and they're blowing up on instagram. honey, your rump roast just broke the internet!!!! as it should. life is family mealtime and everything you need to make it picture perfect. now be sure to tag your mother
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you can see metro officer are on scene now too. they've got their crime scene tape up. this is affecting traffic... especially because it's right the street from fife elementary school. yasmeen how can people get around this? just breaking this morning... a person is shot inside sam's
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town, and now police are trying to track down the person who pulled the trigger. parker collins is the only reporter at the scene getting live updates from metro. parker what's the latest. parker adlibs scene
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school supplies for special needs students-- went up in flames. now--the firefighters who fought that fire-- are stepping in to help. marissa kynaston has more about how the valley is coming together to help. you can see the warehouse is now just a pile of rubble-- and everything inside-- was destroyed. this was a corporate facility for a local charity autism foundation-- and the flames destroyed thousands of donated school supplies for children with autism. the organization said the school supplies were set to head out to valley children with autism-- right before the first day of school. they would have had to start from scratch-- if it werent for peoples donations. clark county firefighters-- and the holiday emergency
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with school supplies. mk-- 13an. high pressure begins to move to the east as dry air continues to filter in off the southern california coast today. thanks for watching good morning las vegas.. good morning america is next... we'll see you back here for
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good morning, america. storm watch. a tropical storm warning for the carolinas. one of three big systems growing in the atlantic. florida's gulf coast also on alert for heavy rain, rip currents and dangerous winds. out west, two hurricanes could be heading for hawaii. >> scandal in the clinton campaign. hillary's closest adviser huma abedin now separating from her husband anthony weiner after that new sexting scandal. donald trump already on the attack calling it a national security issue. >> he's a pervert and just a very sick guy and she's married to him. >> how clinton's campaign is reacting this morning. a dramatic rescue caught on dash cam. ten cars piled up trapping a woman inside a burning car. brave bystanders rush to the scene and pull her free. the all-out search for the good samaritans this morning.

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