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after a cool morning, we will see a beautiful afternoon with mostly sunny skies and highs in the mid to upper 50s with light winds. we warm things up by midweek with highs in the upper 60s to near 70 by friday. have a great day! nevada senator debbie smith passed away after a long fight with brain cancer. she was 60 years old. she was a lifelong advocate for public education... serving as president of the nevada p-t-a, and as member of the national p-t-a board. she was elected to the nevada assembly in 2000, and the nevada senate in 2012. people who knew her say she'll be greatly missed. "she'll be missed in the fight for education dollars and capital construction. with the school board capital bond issue coming up, her voice will be missed." "she taught me a lot. how to be a better legislator, and
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incredible model for how to serve constituents. she was an amazing public servant." governor sandoval yesterday said, "we remember her legacy as a true nevadan with a fierce devotion to her constituents and state, particularly to public education and the children of nevada." he ordered all flags on state buildings to half-staff, until sunset on the day of her funeral. we have some new information on a deadly crash saturday that killed one man. the crash happened on robb drive, between sharlands and mae anne, just after 6-30 at night. authorities say that two cars were drag racing, or in a road rage incident, when the driver of one car got out to chase the other. the man was then struck by an unrelated third car. the driver was taken to the hospital... where he died. reno police have identified him as 31-year-old shilo auble. police say alcohol or drugs do not appear to be a factor in the crash.
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other car involved. if you have any information, contact secret witness at 3-2-2- 49-hundred. let's check in with meteorologist jeff martinez for a first look at the weather. good morning, jeff! after a cool morning, we will see a beautiful afternoon with mostly sunny skies and highs in the mid to upper 50s with light winds. we warm things up by midweek with highs in the upper 60s to near 70 by
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turning to campaign 2016... just ahead of tomorrow's nevada
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presidential hopefuls are making their way to town. doctor ben carson held a rally at the atlantis resort yesterday. currently... the retired neurosurgeon is polling last in nevada. carson will next hold a town hall meeting at piper's opera house in virginia city this morning starting at 9:30 a-m... doors open at 7-30. and florida senator marco rubio will hold three rallies in northern nevada today. he will be in elko at 9-30 a-m... at the peppermill in reno just after noon... and at minden park at 3-30 p-m. and senator ted cruz is planning at least 8 campaign events in nevada heading into tomorrow's caucus. after a rally in las vegas...he'll host an afternoon one in elko today... and an evening rally here in reno. he'll be in fernley, minden, and carson city tomorrow before heading back to las vegas. and the g-o-p frontrunner will be in sparks tomorrow. donald trump will host a rally at the
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doors open at 10 a-m. to r-s-v-p for any of these events, head to k-t-v-n dot com and click the blue "news links" button. and with the g-o-p caucus tomorrow, and super tuesday a week later, stay with channel two news on air, online, on facebook and twitter for campaign 20-16 coverage you upgrade your cell phones when you get a new model...but that doesn't mean your old device is worthless. ky sisson is live in the newsroom with more on how cell phone recycling is big business and how you can get top dollar for your smart phone. good morning ky. good morning andi and john! trading in your cell phone can be daunting consiering there are over 200 companies that pay to recycle your phone. it's a 742 million dollars industry with market giants such as gazelle and usell.com, but there are smaller companies that are trying to get a bite in on the action including a local startup. eduardo- "when the devices arrive i give them a 20 point
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everything from the screen, to the buttons, to the wifi." matthew starrett and eduardo morales are the founders of sell your used iphones dot com. this small business in a major industry works to give people an easy experience when getting cash for their phone at the highest market value. they tell us one of the hardest people's trust. starret says that it is important to throughly vet the company you are considering by reading reviews and even sending an email or making a phone call to speak with a person to gain that trust. matthew- "until we got a couple of reviews, and got some people linking to our site, some references, trust was a bit of a factor and we worked really hard to fix that." one of the ways was designing a
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do. ky add libs when is the best time to sell your iphone? they say sooner rather than later. when a new model is announced prices drop dramatically. live in the newsroom ky sisson, channel 2 news. still to come on channel 2 news this morning... an uber driver is facing several charges of murder after the shootings in michigan saturday...authorities are still looking for a motive... we have
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"you're watching channel 2 news this morning with john potter, andi
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welcome back. let's take a look at some news making headlines around the nation right now. first, a michigan man will be arraigned today on multiple murder charges...followi ng the deadly shooting spree in kalamazoo.
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driver, shot and killed six locations saturday. authorities arrested the 45- year-old married father of two early yesterday morning... they have yet to identify a motive. for more on this story, tune in to c-b-s this morning following our show at 7 a-m. presidential candidates are turning their attention to the west this week. after picking up 50 delegates from his south carolina victory over the weekend... republican donald trump is focused on another win against rivals ted cruz and marco rubio... here in nevada tomorrow. democrat bernie sanders is hoping to defeat hillary clinton in this saturday's south carolina primary... after suffering a narrow loss to her in nevada. and the supreme court hears arguments in two cases today...its first action since the death of justice antonin scalia. scalia could have been a deciding vote in those cases... which center on the rights of criminal
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saturday at the age of 79. coming up on channel 2 news this morning... a couple is granting a dying mother's wish with their sky- high wedding...more on this heartwarming ceremony...after the break. meteorologist jeff martinez will have your pinpoint 2 forecast
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welcome back. time for take 2... stories we think are worth a second look.
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their marriage on a high note. high... as in 35-thousand feet. kristy and jim larsen were wed on an alaska airlines flight from l-a to seattle. bride's mom. kristy is a flight attendant for the airline...she and her new husband planned the wedding to grant three wishes to her mom who is fighting stage 4 cancer. her mom has always wanted to see where she works.. shes always wanted to see kristy's home in seattle.. and shes always hoped to see her daughter marry the man she loves. a lock of john lennon's hair
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a lock of john lennon's hair a lock of john lennon's hair sold at auction in dallas, texas saturday. it sold for a whopping thirty- five thousand dollars the four inch lock was trimmed and kept by a german barber in 19-66, as lennon was preparing for a movie role. the beatle's had just released their revolver album the month before, and lennon was about to star in the comedy "how i won the war." the lock was purchased by a collector of beatle's memorabilia. the hair was one of several beatles-related items up for
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coming up next on channel 2 news this morning... a nevada senator, advocate, and p- t-a member passed away this weekend...how she is being remebered and more, after the break. "this is channel 2 news,
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after the death of nevada senator debbie smith yesterday, community leaders are coming forward to honor her public record. we'll hear what the governor had to say. ahead of the republican caucus tomorrow... g-o-p candidates are making their way to northern nevada to win over undecided voters... in a series of rallies from elko to minden. and getting a new phone doesn't mean your old one is worthless. ky sisson is live in the newsroom to show you the growing business of recycling smart phones... and how you can get top dollar for selling that older model. these stories top your news right now at 5:30 a-m.
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good morning, i'm john potter. and i'm andi guevara. thanks for starting your day with channel 2 news this morning. let's start with a quick look at the forecast with meteorologist jeff martinez. after a cool morning, we will see a beautiful afternoon with mostly sunny skies and highs in the mid to upper 50s with light winds. we warm things up by midweek with highs in the upper 60s to near 70 by friday. have a great day! thanks jeff. nevada state democrats announced yesterday that nevada senator debbie smith passed away after a long fight with brain cancer. she was 60 years old. debbie smith was a lifelong advocate for nevada's public education system... serving as president of the nevada p-t-a, and as a member of the national p-t-a board. she was elected to the nevada assembly in 2000, and the nevada senate in 2012. people who knew her said she will be greatly missed.
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for education dollars and capital construction. with the school board capital bond issue coming up, her voice will be missed." "she taught me a lot. how to be a better legislator, and ultimately, i think she set an incredible model for how to serve constituents. she was an amazing public servant." governor brian sandoval released a statement yesterday. -quote- "today we remember her legacy as a true nevadan with a fierce devotion to her constituents and state, particularly to public education and the children of nevada." -end quote- governor sandoval ordered all flags on state buildings to half- staff, until sunset on the day of her funeral. turning to campaign 2016... just ahead of tomorrow's nevada republican caucus... presidential hopefuls are making their way to town. doctor ben carson held a rally at the atlantis resort yesterday. currently... the retired
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nevada. carson will next hold a town hall meeting at piper's opera house in virginia city this morning starting at 9:30 a-m... doors open at 7-30. and florida senator marco rubio will hold three rallies in northern nevada today. he will be in elko at 9-30 a-m... at the peppermill in reno just after noon... and at minden park at 3-30 p-m. and senator ted cruz is planning at least 8 campaign events in nevada heading into tomorrow's caucus. after a rally in las vegas...he'll host an afternoon one in elko today... and an evening rally here in reno. he'll be in fernley, minden, and carson city tomorrow before heading back to las vegas. and the g-o-p frontrunner will be in sparks tomorrow. donald trump will host a rally at the rose ballroom, starting at noon. doors open at 10 a-m. to r-s-v-p for any of these events, head to k-t-v-n dot com and click the blue "news links" button. and with the g-o-p caucus here
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week later, stay with channel two news on air, online, on facebook and twitter for campaign 20-16 coverage. let's check in with meteorologist jeff martinez for a first look at the weather. good morning, jeff! after a cool morning, we will see a beautiful afternoon with mostly sunny skies and highs in the mid to upper 50s with light winds. we warm things up by midweek with highs in the upper 60s to near 70 by friday. have a
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you upgrade your cell phones when you get a new model...but that doesn't mean your old device is worthless. ky sisson is live in the newsroom with more on how cell
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and how you can get top dollar for your smart phone. good morning ky. good morning andi and john! the cell phone recycling industry is huge averaging 742 million dollars in revenue every year. there are lots of companies to choose from when looking online to get cash for your phone. sites such as gazelle and usell.com dominate the market, but there are smaller companies thar are trying to get a bite in on the action including a local startup. sterrett- "we saw that it was difficult to sell an iphone or ipad online and we saw that the cash rewards for it weren't that high and we kind of set out to fix it." matthew starrett and eduardo morales are the founders of sell your used iphones dot com. their company pays people based on market value and condition of their phone. once they clear all data and refurbish the device, they sell it on their ebay store. what they and many other
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trust, considering people mail them their iphone that is most likely worth hundreds of dollars, but certified apple technichan and ceo eduardo morales says when choosing what company to use, reviews mean everything. eduardo- "when you look at some of the big companies, if you ever look on reviews on them there is a lot of trust issues. there are some companies that people send in devices that are worth $200 and they get a check in the mail for $15". here are some examples of what these cell phone trade in companies do. ky add libs when is the best time to sell your iphone? they say sooner rather than later. when a new model is announced prices drop dramatically. live in the newsroom ky sisson,
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coming up on channel 2 news this morning... an uber driver is facing several charges of murder after the shootings in michigan saturday...what authorities are now saying and more...after the break. "you're watching channel 2 news this morning with john potter, andi guevara and meteorologist jeff martinez's pinpoint 2
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welcome back. a michigan man will be arraigned today in connection with a seven-hour shooting spree saturday night that left at least six people dead and two others injured. authorities are working to piece together the timeline of the 45-year-old uber driver... who picked up passengers in between the shootings. don champion has the latest. jason brian dalton faces
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charges connected to a deadly shooting rampage in kalamazoo. officials say the 45-year-old uber driver targeted his victims at random. mark dunton gets chills thinking about his encounter with the accused killer: "it's crazy to think that someone could have gone out and just done all these horrible things and came to work straight-faced -- like he's just coming to work dunton and his friends heard about the killing spree and got nervous when dalton picked them up in a car that matched the one police were looking for.. my buddy scott actually said something to him said hey this isn't the hhr, you're not the guy are you? and he said no 53-year-old richard smith and his 17-year- old son tyler were killed car shopping at this dealership. barbara hawthorne was among those killed at this cracker barrel. when a tragedy like this strikes you never expect it to be this close at home the first victim in the shooting spree was a woman who was shot multiple times at an apartment complex. she is expected to survive. the sheriff says her quick actions saved the lives of several children including 12-year-old joi
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he shot her once, and she was still running, and then he shot her again, and she fell. and she was asking joi help me joi help me. dalton, a married father of two, had no prior criminal history. don champion cbs news. uber's chief security officer released a statement saying - quote - "we are horrified and heartbroken at the senseless violence in kalamazoo, michigan. our hearts and prayers are with the families of the victims of this devastating crime and those recovering from injuries." - end quote.
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isis is taking responsibility for a series of attacks that killed nearly 1-hundred-30 in syria over the weekend...what the u-s plans to do and more...after the break. meteorologist jeff martinez will after the
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"channel 2 news continues with meteorologist jeff martinez's pinpoint 2 forecast, broadcast certified by the american meteorological society!" after a cool morning, we will see a beautiful afternoon with mostly sunny skies and highs in the mid to upper 50s with light winds. we warm things up by midweek with highs in the upper 60s to near 70 by
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thanks jeff. thanks jeff. looking around the world now... a series of blasts in syria killed over 150 people and wounded more than 170 others yesterday. it began in the syrian capital of damascus...where several blasts occured during the afternoon rush hour. isis claimed responsibility for that attack, and another in the city of homs. they came as u-s secretary of state john kerry said a
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reached for a cease-fire that could begin in the next few days. kerry acknowledged that is not finalized, and all parties might not comply. closer to home... it was a good weekend for the front-runners in the race for the white house. after donald trump's big win in saturday's south carolina primary, senators ted cruz and marco rubio are essentially fighting for second place... as the republicans turn their attention to the nevada caucuses. on the democratic side, hillary clinton has gained momentum after a solid victory in saturday's caucuses here in nevada. senator bernie sanders is hoping to bounce back with wins in oklahoma, colorado, minnesota and his home state of vermont... but first, he and clinton have to get through saturday's democratic primary in south carolina. on the democratic side, more than half the votes needed to win the nomination will be determined in the 28 states that hold primaries and
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coming up next on channel 2 news this morning... here's what's coming up in your
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heart attack symptoms for women can be different than men... and some - you might not even expect. what they are in
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plus, some heart healthy tips coming up next on channel 2 news this morning... .... the news is back in the morning. see you at seven. "this is channel 2 news,
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coverage you can count on" nevada senator debbie smith passed away yesterday... after a long battle with cancer. community leaders came forward to honor the lawmaker and her commitment to public education.
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tomorrow... g-o-p candidates are making their way to town to win over undecided voters... in a series of rallies from elko to minden. and getting a new phone doesn't mean your old one is worthless. ky sisson is live in the newsroom to tell us about the growing business of recycling smart phones... and how you can get top dollar for selling that older model. these stories top your news right now at 6:00 a-m. today is monday, february 22, 20-16. good morning, i'm john potter. and i'm andi guevara. thanks for starting your day with channel 2 news this morning. let's start with a quick look at the forecast with meteorologist jeff martinez. after a cool morning, we will see a beautiful afternoon with mostly sunny skies and highs in the mid to upper 50s with light

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