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tv   Channel 2 News This Morning  CBS  February 29, 2016 5:00am-6:00am PST

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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. partly cloudy and mild today with highs in the mid to upper 60s and light winds. low 70s are on tap for tuesday and wednesday, with a breezy thursday and a chance for great day! happening overnight...a shooting at the siris casino in downtown reno. ky sisson is live with the details. ky, what do we know now? just before twelve midnight shots were fired here at the just before twelve midnight shots were fired here at the siris in downtown reno take a look at this map. on virginia street right in the heart of downtown reno. here's what we know... two males inside the casino were
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led to one of the suspects allegedly pulling a gun, shooting the other man he was rushed to the hospital and his condition is unknown at this time. the suspect that fired the gun is in custody and was contacted by police on the scene and is investigators. me. ky add libs. covering crime beat live, ky sisson, channel 2 news. the gymnasium of sparks high school was filled with family, friends, and colleagues of debbie smith yesterday... as hundreds came to honor the late
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smith passed away at the age of 60 last week, after a year-long fight with brain cancer. undreds of people had the opportunity to reflect on the impact she had on their lives... including her brother... bruce. bruce bilbrey--if you met her at the grocery store, of if you met her at the halls of the legislature, you got the same debbie, and that was good." her son and daughter also spoke... asking those who were there to take the love they had for debbie...and to share it with debbie's husband greg... saying he needs it now more than ever. "my mom spent the last year fighting this disgusting disease and my dad was there every moment, he would not leave her alone for a moment and he loved her and he took care of her and he's heroic."
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color used by advocates to raise awareness about brain cancer. truckee police department concluded the search for a second missing canoer at donner lake yesterday. officials say they have recovered both bodies. the two men were reported missing at around 5 o'clock friday.. at the north-eastern corner of donner lake. friends of the men... who were all vacationing in the area... saw the canoe had capsized and called police. on saturday, police recovered the body of 33-year-old joshua patterson... of cool, california. at around noon yesterday, the body of 34-year-old lucas johnson... of auburn, california... was recovered. authorities say the men were not believed to have been wearing life jackets at the time. let's check in with meteorologist jeff martinez for a first look at the weather. good morning, jeff! partly cloudy and mild today with highs in the mid to upper
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on tap for tuesday and wednesday, with a breezy thursday and a chance for showers by this sunday. have a great day!
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across hollywood, oscar after-parties went on well into the night. after his big win, best actor leonardo dicaprio took his little gold man to the governors ball.. while other stars hit the red carpet at elton john's glitzy aids fundraiser. teri okita has more from hollywood - have a look. -nats- the curse was finally broken for leonardo dicaprio last night - who finally took home the best actor oscar for his role in the revenant: it all feels incredibly surreal -nat/sot- brie larson also picked up a golden statue for her performance in 'room': i feel really strong and excited to be holding this gold guy when the curtain fell on the big
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to the governors ball to toast to the night... we worked so hard on this film and to have it rewarded like this is truly amazing many praised host and comedian chris rock who pushed the envelope in addressing the oscars-so-white controversy. chris rock is an amazing performer and person and it needed to happen superstar elton john used his annual afterparty to raise awareness for hiv and aids: we've made a lot of progress in the last 30 years but we still haven't made enough progress standup: the parties also give celebrities a chance to meet for too, get starstruck. sot: "oh, i do. listen, if i walked into leonardo dicaprio right now, i don't know what i would do! fashion stylist carson kressley got a big surprise as he looked over the guest list. sot: gene simmons from kiss. he's right behind you. oh, my god, i was just talking about you. i heard. you're one of my faves! can i touch you? i wish you would! the glitz and glamour was not
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night...as celebs showed off their styles and awards into early hours. teri okita, cbs news, hollywood. the vanity fair party always draws a-listers to the event. guests included leonardo dicaprio and his oscar ... jennifer lawrence, selena gomez, blake shelton ... with a performance by gwen stefani. still to come on channel 2 news
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an army staff seargent is being arraigned for murder after killing a virginia police officer...what county attorneys have planned...after the break. tomorrow is super tuesday and presidential hopefuls are making their final pitch to voters...what candiates are saying...after the break. "you're watching channel 2 news this morning with john potter, andi guevara and meteorologist jeff
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around the nation right now. first, presidential candidates make their final pitches to voters ahead of tomorrow's super
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the latest c-b-s news poll shows donald trump and hillary clinton leading in key states. in all - more than 15-hundred delegates are up for grabs... in about a dozen states. for more on this story, tune in to c-b-s this morning following our show at 7 a-m. an army staff sergeant suspected of killing a rookie virginia cop - is expected to be arraigned today on murder charges. ronald hamilton allegedly opened fire on officers responding to a domestic violence call outside washington saturday...killing ashley guindon on her first day on the job. county attorneys plan to seek the death penalty in the case. looking around the world now... an american student detained in north korea was put on their state tv today. it's the first time that otto warmbier has been seen since north korea arrested him last month. they claim the university of virginia undergraduate
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the student was shown crying and apologizing for stealing a political banner from the hotel where he had been staying. 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 meteorological society!" partly cloudy and mild today with highs in the mid to upper 60s and light winds. low 70s are on tap for tuesday and wednesday, with a breezy
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showers by
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what about snacks? in tonight's ask the doctor, we sit down with a pediatric nutritionist to find out the best foods for your little welcome back. time for take 2... stories we think are worth a
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eating well is good for your mental as well as your physical health and there are even some foods that can help boost your brain power. now, as we age...it's easy for our brains to become less sharp but we can improve our chances of maintaining a healthy brain by adding "smart" foods to our diet foods like blueberries...a study shows that blueberries may be effective in improving or delaying short term memory loss. and broccoli --some hate it but it makes for a great source of vitamin-k and is known to enhance cognitive function and improve brainpower. fish for those omega-3 fatty acids. whole grains to reduce your risk of heart disease nuts...for a healthy dose of
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least...chocolate.... dark chocolate contains natural stimulants like caffeine which can enhance focus. today is leap day where every four years we have an extra day in february. it takes 365-point 2-4-2-1-9 days to circle the sun and those extra numbers after the decimal point add up... if we didn't have the extra day, seasons would gradually slip out of adjustment with the calender. so as a result... a lot of
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every four years. including four year old carter who is celebrating his "second" birthday today. he and his family had a spider man themed party last night. and his mother, danilelle is excited to give carter something special on this leap year birthday. danielle- "we will be taking him surprise cupcakes and ballons to school where the other years we wouldn't normally do that." "i think he just heard you." "i
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coming up next on channel 2 news this morning... hundreds of nevadans joined to honored nevada senator debbie smith...what her children
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the mom...who dresses two kids, gets to work by 8:00... and always manages to give them a healthy lunch. the newlyweds seeking out wholesome meals and exciting flavors for their new cookware. the guy who finally decided to kick 35 years of bad snacking habits. you inspire us to do everything we do...
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"this is channel 2 news, coverage you can count on" another shooting...this time inside a casino in downtown reno last night. the victim's in the hospital...and ky sisson is live to give us more on what led to the violence. hundreds gathered at sparks high school last night... to pay their respects to nevada senator debbie smith. those who spoke at the memorial remarked on her compassion and strength. and a second body at donner lake was recovered yesterday. police have identified both men. we'll show you what happened, to two canoers. these stories top your news right now at 5:30 a-m. today is
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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. partly cloudy and mild today with highs in the mid to upper 60s and light winds. low 70s are on tap for tuesday and happening overnight...a shooting at the siris casino in downtown reno. ky sisson is live with the details. ky, what do we know now? just before twelve midnight shots were fired here at the
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look at this map. on virginia street right in the heart of downtown reno. here's what we know... two males inside the casino were involved in an altercation that led to one of the suspects allegedly pulling a gun, shooting the other man he was rushed to the hospital and his condition is unknown at this time. the suspect that fired the gun is in custody and was contacted by police on the scene and is said to be cooperating with investigators. take a look at the scene behind me. ky add libs. covering crime beat live, ky
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thanks ky. the gymnasium of sparks high school was filled with family, friends, and colleagues of debbie smith yesterday... as hundreds came to pay their respects and to honor the late senator. nevada senator debbie smith passed away at the age of 60 last week, after a year-long fight with brain cancer. at her memorial service, hundreds of people had the opportunity to reflect on the impact she had on their lives... including her brother... bruce. bruce bilbrey--if you met her at the grocery store, of if you met her at the halls of the legislature, you got the same
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her son ian and daughter erin also spoke... asking the room of crowded people to take the love that they had for debbie...and to share it with debbie's husband greg... saying he needs it now more than ever. "my mom spent the last year fighting this disgusting disease and my dad was there every moment, he would not leave her alone for a moment and he loved her and he took care of her and he's heroic." many people attending the memorial service wore gray, a color used by advocates to raise awareness about brain cancer. truckee police finished their search for a second missing canoer at donner lake yesterday, and now they have recovered both bodies. the two men were reported missing at around 5 p-m friday.. at the north-eastern corner of donner lake. their friends...who
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area... saw the canoe had capsized and called police. saturday, police pulled the body of 33-year-old joshua patterson of cool, california out of the water. at around noon yesterday, the body of 34-year-old lucas johnson of auburn, california was recovered. authorities tell us the men were apparantly not wearing life jackets when they went into the water. let's check in with meteorologist jeff martinez for a first look at the weather. good morning, jeff! partly cloudy and mild today with highs in the mid to upper 60s and light winds. low 70s are on tap for tuesday and wednesday, with a breezy thursday and a chance for showers by
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coming up on channel 2 news this morning... republican presidential hopefuls aren't easing their attacks on fellow candidates...the latest target...frontrun ner donald trump...we have a campiagn update coming up. saturday, the boys and girls club hosted their annual cioppino feed and auction...how the auction helps the club...after the break. "you're watching channel 2 news this morning with john potter, andi guevara and meteorologist
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welcome back. looking to our community now... saturday... the boys and girls club hosted the 36-th annual cioppino feed and auction. it raises nearly fifteen percent of the club's annual operating budget. many families, who come from reno, donated items for the drawings... "so many people that are reno people that give of themselves and give so much here that night." nearly 600 items were raffled and auctioned off. last year, the club raised just over 1 million dollars for the boys and girls club, and they
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and another annual tradition took place the same day at the livestock events center... the 65th annual doctor's wives rummage sale. it started back in 19-51, to provide a scholarship to help with a nurses' shortage. as the event grew, it expanded to help many other medically- related, non-profit organizations in washoe county. publicity chair rene rores said she has been doing this for 30 years. "i just felt this was an important thing to be doing. i'm married to a physician, knowing that you do need the nurses to help the physicians." the event draws more than two thousand people. many of them started lining up five hours
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still to come on channel 2 news this morning... an army staff seargent is being arraigned for murder after killing a virginia police officer...what county attorneys have planned...after the break. 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 meteorological society!" partly cloudy and mild today with highs in the mid to upper 60s and light winds. low 70s are on tap for tuesday and wednesday, with a breezy thursday and a chance for showers by this sunday. have a
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looking around the nation now... an army staff sergeant is facing murder charges... after police say he killed his wife and shot three police officers in a washington, d-c suburb. a memorial was held last night for officer ashley guindon... who was killed on her first day
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she and two other officers were responding to a domestic dispute saturday night about 30 miles outside of washington. police arrested 32 year old ronald hamilton, an active duty army staff sergeant assigned to the pentagon. they say he shot and killed his wife then opened fire on police. the other officers are recovering in the hospital. hamilton is scheduled to be in court today. turning to campaign 2016... on the eve of super tuesday, the mudslinging on the republican side of the race for the white house is at an all-time high. senators marco rubio and ted cruz are hoping to stop donald trump's momentum. on the democrats side, hillary clinton is trying to build on her lead. don champion has the latest from the campaign trail. donald trump and marco rubio spent the weekend proving there's rarely any love lost in presidential politics. we don't need a guy who is sweating and scared"
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are clogged from the spray tan he uses." at a rally in virginia sunday, rubio even took a deeper dig. "he's always calling me little marco. and i'll admit he's taller than me. he's like 6'2'' which is why i don't understand why his hands are the size of someone who is 5'2". have you seen his hands? there like this and you know what they say about men with small hands" "you can't trust them. you can't trust them. you can't trust them" a new cbs battleground tracker poll shows trump ahead in georgia and virginia, but he trails ted cruz in texas. cruz is now taking aim at trump for failing to condemn supportive comments from former klu klux klan leader david duke. sot sun0146 donald trump/r-presidential "i don't know david duke. i don't believe i've ever met him. and i just don't know anything about him" there's always been ugly elements of politics and no candidate can control what outside groups do. but in my view racism and bigotry has no place in politics" "tuesday's a primary" on the democratic side, hillary
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sunday, hoping to capitalize on her big win among black voters in south carolina. the cbs poll shows hillary clinton is ahead of bernie sanders in georgia, virginia and texas. don champion, cbs news. there are 595 republican delegates at stake on super tuesday. for the democrats, 865 delegates are at stake. for the democrats, 865 delegates are at stake.
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here's what's coming up in your morning of sports...
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"this is channel 2 news, coverage you can count on" a shooting inside a casino in downtown reno last night. the victim is in the hospital and shooter in custody. ky sisson is live to give us more details on what led to the violence. hundreds gathered at sparks high school last night... to pay their respects to nevada senator debbie smith. we'll show you what her family had to say at the memorial service. and the second body of the missing canoers at donner lake was recovered yesterday. police have now identified both men after their canoe capsized
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news right now at 6:00 a-m. today is monday, february 29, 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. partly cloudy and mild today with highs in the mid to upper 60s and light winds. low 70s are on tap for tuesday and wednesday, with a breezy thursday and a chance for showers by this sunday. have a great day! happening overnight...a shooting at the siris casino in downtown reno.

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