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others injured... including a lyon county deputy... after an officer involved shooting. ky sisson is there live to show us how the shooting broke out... and what happened after. and a manhunt is underway in the bay area... for two more men involved in the shooting death of a man at a south lake tahoe motel... in what police are saying was a drug deal gone bad. and governor sandoval turns down a possible appointment to the highest court in the land. what he had to say about being considered for the empty supreme court seat. these stories top your news right now at 4:30 a-m. today is friday, february 26, 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. afternoon, 15-30mph with gusts
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happening overnight, an officer involved shooting at a man dead...and an officer injured. take a look at this map. the shooting happened at the silver springs nugget casino... at 12-80 lincoln highway around 8-30 last night. ky sisson is live there now with the latest. good morning ky, good morning john and andi. we're here at the silver springs nugget casino where the shooting happened. lyon county sheriff's office tells us there were 4 suspects involved in the shooting... one of those suspects is dead, the other in the hospital.. and the last two are in custody. a lyon county deputy is also being treated for a gun shot wound to his hand. here's where the whole thing
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sparks police say the suspects stole a red chevy cruz at gun point... here at the 1000 block of el rancho drive... near paradise park. they say the person carjacked was not injured. sparks pd put out an alert to the lyon county sheriff about the stolen vehicle heading towards yerington. a deputy sheriff found the vehicle parked here at the nugget casino. the deputy attempted to make contact, one of the subjects pulled a gun and opened fire at the deputy. the deputy returned fire. killing one of the four subjects. take a listen... mcneil- "one of the suspect produced a gun and started firing at the deputy sheriff, and the deputy sheriff returned fire and at that point in time, one suspect is dead at the
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the deputy involved in the shooting was shot in the hand. he was transported to renown for non-life threatening injuries and is going to be okay according to sheriff mcneil. nevada division of investigation is handling the criminal aspect of this investigation. carson city sheriff's office will be leading the death investigation of one of the subjects per protocol in an officer involved shooting. nobody has been identified yet. thanks ky... also in crime beat... a manhunt is on in the bay area...for two more suspects wanted in the murder of a man in south lake tahoe last month. "all we know is dennis wright, age 40 was in tahoe with his girlfriend. an altercation occurred... and gunshots were fired and mr. wright succumbed to his injuries." this is the shooting death we've been following since last month... at the beverly lodge in tahoe. it happened in the
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after an apparent drug deal went bad. last week, we reported the arrest of two vallejo men... 18 year old tristan batten and 20 year old harvest davidson... for their alleged roles in wright's murder. now, they are looking for these two... 24 year old domenic seanlee randolph, and 26 year old dion jermaine randolph vaccaro. the two men are considered armed and dangerous. if you happen to immediately. let's check in with meteorologist jeff martinez for a first look at the weather. good morning, jeff! happy friday, we will see partly sunny skies and a mild afternoon saturday morning in the mountains and areas mainly north of reno. otherwise, partly sunny
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mainly north of reno. otherwise, partly sunny skies this weekend
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turning to our community now... a non-profit in town ran a mock polling place yesterday... to time to check out our roadways thanks r-j. turning to our community now... a non-profit that supports people with disabilities in our a non-profit that supports people with disabilities in our community hosted a mock polling place yesterday... to help those who are disabled practice how to vote ahead of the primary and general elections. voting booths were set up at the boys and girls club to help people familiarize themselves with the voting process and to educate them about their rights while voting. organizers say voting is something that all people want to participate in, especially during a presidential election. lavonne brooks/president & ceo, hsi-warc: "it's an empowering thing that we wish to accomplish and it's really one of the privileges that we have as americans so we want them to
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experience." to learn more about voting rights for those with disabilities, call the nevada disability advocacy and law center at 8-8-8 3-4-9 38-43. advocacy and law center at 8-8-8 3-4-9 38-43. and we have new information on governor sandoval turning down a possible supreme court appointment... yesterday... the governor said he notified the white house he does not want to be considered for the vacant supreme court seat. the governor said he also notified senators reid... heller and mcconnell of his decision. in a statement he said, quote: "the notion of being considered for a seat on the highest court in the land is beyond humbling and i am incredibly grateful to have been mentioned." end quote. it was wednesday when c-b-s news confirmed our governor was being vetted for the position. still to come on channel 2 news
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the weekend is here...and if you aren't sure what to do this weekend we have a few ideas....details, after the break. "you're watching channel 2 news this morning with john potter, andi guevara and meteorologist
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one man's junk is another man's treasure... the doctor wive's garage sale is this weekend... and it's a busy weekend-- and we got you covered things 2 do welcome back. this weekend is a great one for remembering john lennon...celebrati ng the academy awards in an international way and treasure hunting. erin breen has our list of things 2 do this weekend. ---music---"mercy sakes alive it looks like we got ourselves a yard sale.....---
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the dr's wives have a few...in their 65th annual rummage sale.
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night is called "love is the answer' and it's all about john lennon and his music. shows start at 8 both nights. ---rolling out the red carpet----- and roll out the red carpet...the academy awards are sunday and this year there are a number of irish nominees up for best picture and for best actors.so local pub ceol is celebrating with an irish pot luck watch party. bring what you can to share...and watch to see who takes the oscars home. with a few things 2 do this weekend erin breen channel 2 news.> and of course... you can find details on all those events and more on our website at k-t-v-n
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coming up on channel 2 news this morning... meteorologist jeff martinez will have your pinpoint 2 forecast
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"channel 2 news continues with meteorologist jeff martinez's pinpoint 2 forecast, broadcast certified by the american will become breezy this afternoon, 15-30mph with gusts skies this weekend with highs in
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skies this weekend with highs in the 60s. developing overnight, investigators are combing
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workplace shooting in kansas. 4 people were killed and 14 others injured. shot by a man who opened fire inside a lawn mower products plant. sheriff t. walton/harvey county sheriff dept. "the shooter was actively firing on any target that came across his sights" it was another workplace shooting...an employee shot 17 people at excel industries shortly after 5 o-clock yesterday. the shooter, identified as 38- year-old cedric ford. before getting to the plant, investigators say he randomly shot at motorists... hitting 2. he was killed in a gunfight with the first officer who got to the scene. right now the a-t-f and f-b-i are working the investigation. and apple formally laid out its legal defense yesterday... against a court order forcing it to help the f-b-i unlock the i-phone of one of the san bernardino shooters. in its filing, apple says the f-b-i is quote... "seeking...a dangerous power" end quote.
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dedicate six to 10 apple engineers to create the new code. the company believes the case triggers first amendment protections... and writing computer code is equivalent to free speech. the f-b-i maintains the bureau only wants access to the i-phone used by san bernardino terrorist syed farook. comey: "i am a huge fan of privacy, i love encryption. it is a great thing but our need for public safety and our need for privacy are crashing into each other and we've got to sort that out as a people." apple says if it creates the software to break into the i-phone, "criminals, terrorists, and hackers will no doubt view the code as a major prize".
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this morning... new york is no longer top dog in housing the most billionaires....what city holds the number one spot ....we'll
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welcome back. this morning in money watch...u-s lawmakers are accusing takata of faking test results to cover up their exploding airbag issue. the senate commerce, science and transportation committee cites internal documents from takata in the past 12 years. documents show - takata officials argued that the data on inflator quality and testing was manipulated to hide the problems. the airbags could explode - sending metal fragements flying - causing injury or death. another report shows senior officials arguing about violating their moral obligation to the public. the recall of defective air bags made by takata - now involves 14 vehicle manufacturers and millions of u.s. vehicles. did you hear...beijing replaced new york as the city with the world's most billionaires? the chinese capital city gained 32 billionaires last year for a total of 100, new york, which topped the list
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place with 95 billionaires. moscow is third with 66 - followed by hong kong, which has 64. shanghai rounds out the top five, with 50 residents worth at least one billion dollars. time to check out our roadways with chaison in the more f-m time to check out our roadways with chaison in the more f-m traffic center... coming up on channel 2 news this morning... south lake tahoe last month...what police are saying and more...after the break. plus... police are looking for two men who they believe are
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for two men who they believe are connected to the murder of a man in south lake tahoe last month...what police are saying
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gunfire last night in silver springs. one man is dead, and two others injured... including a lyon county deputy... after an officer involved shooting. ky sisson is there live to show us how the shooting broke out... and what happened after.
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bay area... for two more men involved in the shooting death of a man at a south lake tahoe motel... in what police are saying was a drug deal gone bad. and governor sandoval turns down a possible appointment to the highest court in the land. what he had to say about being considered for the empty supreme court seat. these stories top your news right now at 6:30 a-m. today is friday, february 26, 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. happy friday, we will see partly the 60s. happening overnight, an officer involved shooting at a silver springs casino left one
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injured. take a look at this map. the shooting happened at the silver springs nugget casino... at 12-80 lincoln highway around 8-30 last night. ky sisson is live there now with the latest. good morning ky, good morning john and andi. we're here at the silver springs nugget casino where the shooting happened. lyon county sheriff's office tells us there were 4 suspects involved in the shooting... one of those suspects is dead, the other in the hospital.. and the last two are in custody. a lyon county deputy is also being treated for a gun shot wound to his hand. take a look behind me ky add libs scene here's where the whole thing started. sparks police say the suspects
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point... here at the 1000 block of el rancho drive... near paradise park. they say the person carjacked was not injured. sparks pd put out an alert to the lyon county sheriff about the stolen vehicle heading towards yerington. a deputy sheriff found the vehicle parked here at the nugget casino. the deputy attempted to make contact, one of the subjects pulled a gun and opened fire at the deputy. the deputy returned fire. killing one of the four subjects. take a listen... mcneil- "one of the suspect produced a gun and started firing at the deputy sheriff, and the deputy sheriff returned fire and at that point in time, one suspect is dead at the
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nevada division of investigation is handling the criminal aspect shooting. nobody has been identified yet. back out here at the scene. ky explains scene. reporting live ky sisson channel 2 news. thanks ky... also in crime beat... a manhunt is on in the bay area...for two more suspects wanted in the murder of a man in south lake tahoe last month. "all we know is dennis wright, age 40 was in tahoe with his girlfriend. an altercation occurred... and gunshots were fired and mr. wright succumbed to his injuries." this is the shooting death we've been following since last month... at the beverly lodge in tahoe. it happened in the parking lot.. during a struggle after an apparent drug deal went bad. last week, we reported the arrest of two vallejo men... 18 year old tristan batten and 20 year old harvest davidson... for their alleged roles in wright's murder. now, they are looking for these two... 24 year old domenic seanlee randolph, and 26 year old dion jermaine randolph
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the two men are considered armed and dangerous. if you happen to see either.. call 9-1-1 immediately. let's check in with meteorologist jeff martinez for a first look at the weather. good morning, jeff! happy friday, we will see partly sunny skies and a mild afternoon with highs in the low 70s. winds will become breezy this afternoon, 15-30mph with gusts to 45mph. there's a chance for a few showers tonight into saturday morning in the mountains and areas mainly north of reno. otherwise, partly sunny skies this weekend with highs in the 60s.
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thanks jeff. we have some new information about governor sandoval's possible scotus appointment... yesterday... the governor issued a statement saying he has notified the white house he does not want to be considered for the supreme court seat. the governor said he also
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and mcconnell of his decision. in a statement he said, in part, quote: "the notion of being considered for a seat on the highest court in the land is beyond humbling and i am incredibly grateful to have been mentioned." end quote. wednesday... c-b-s news confirmed the governor was being vetted for the position. coming up on channel 2 news this morning... a california community couldn't
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a unicorn near the roadway...we have a magical discovery...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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stories we think are worth a second look. there has been a magical discovery in madera county california....and it's one you'll have to see to believe. wednesday there was a real life unicorn on the loose....sort of. juliette is a 20 year old pony... she spends her days posing as a unicorn in photoshoots but on wednesday juliette got loose for hours...residents and california highway patrol tried to catch her... still wearing the unicorn horn. finally, a resident with a horse juliette was familiar with... managed to bring the "unicorn"
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a toddler with a deadly condition is getting a new liver thanks to the love of a community. winter storms in texas nearly made her miss her shot. but fed-ex's final effort came to the rescue. 2-year old brooklyn faris waited months for a transplant and yesterday...the faris family got the call they'd been waiting for...a liver was available. but the family had to reach a hospital in chicago before a certain time or the 2-year old would be passed over. a snow storm caused the cancellation of hundreds of flights -and driving or train would take too long...private pilots offered their planes, an teacher offered 10 thousand to charter a jet, but the weather
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fed-ex stepped in and put brooklyn on a cargo plane...a decision that may have helped save brooklyn's life. still to come on channel 2 news this morning... hillary clinton and bernie sanders are today looking to gain the support of minority voters. who's in the lead? we'll show you after the break. meteorologist jeff martinez will
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"channel 2 news continues with meteorologist jeff martinez's pinpoint 2 forecast, broadcast meteorological society!" happy friday, we will see partly sunny skies and a mild afternoon with highs in the low 70s. winds will become breezy this afternoon, 15-30mph with gusts
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looking around the nation. apple formally laid out its legal defense yesterday... against the court order forcing it to help the f-b-i unlock that terrorist's i-phone. in its filing, apple says the f-b-i is "seeking...a dangerous power". apple would be forced to dedicate six to 10 apple engineers to create the new code. the company believes the case triggers first amendment protections... and that writing computer code is equivalent to free speech. the f-b-i says they only want access to the one i-phone used by san bernardino terrorist syed farook. comey: "i am a huge fan of privacy, i love encryption. it is a great thing but our need
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for privacy are crashing into each other and we've got to sort that out as a people." apple says if it creates the software to break into the i-phone, "criminals, terrorists, and hackers will no doubt view the code as a major prize". let's check in with the c-b-s news team and see what they're working on this morning. .... the news is back in the morning. see you at seven.
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first, authorities in kansas are trying to figure out what led to a deadly shooting spree near wichita yesterday. police say 38-year-old cedric ford opened fire on several people...at three separate locations in hesston...includin g a lawn care products factory where he worked. at least four people died...including the shooter who was killed in a confrontation with police. for more on this story, tune in to c-b-s this morning following our show at 7 a-m. on the campaign trail -- republican presidential candidates turn their focus back to super tuesday states...after one heated debate last night in texas. marco rubio and ted cruz took turns attacking frontrunner, donald trump, on immigration, healthcare, and taxes. close to 600 delegates are up for grabs in tuesday's contests...nearly half the total needed to clinch the nomination. on the democratic side - hillary clinton and bernie sanders make a last minute pitch to minority voters -- ahead of saturday's
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recent poll shows clinton leading sanders among black and hispanic voters... nearly 2 to 1. sanders campaigned in chicago last night... hitting the former secretary of state on her vote for the iraq war and campaign finances. coming up next... we'll have coming up next... we'll have your traffic, weather and news coming up next... we'll have your traffic, weather and news right now as you head out the
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good morning, . here's your traffic and weather as you head out the door... let's get one final look at our roadways with chaison in the more f-m traffic center... happy friday, we will see partly
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good morning to our viewers in the west. it is friday, february 26th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." marco rubio and ted cruz tear into donald trump in the final debate before super tuesday. could this be a turning point? a gunman storms a kansas factory killing coworkers. and spike lee is in studio 57. we'll talk about the oscar backlash and creating change in hollywood. your world in 90 seconds. i seen the guy pull up and popped out with ak-47. a deadly shooting spree in kansas. >> we recently stopped shooting because that officer stopped the shooter. it was a good debate if you like the roman coliseum.

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