tv FOX5 News This Morning FOX August 16, 2016 4:30am-5:01am PDT
after 60 years on the las vegas strip... we say farewell to the riviera. we have all angles of the implosion from early this morning.. in a live report. the republican nominee..will soon be stumping in nevada... where donald trump's campaign will be making a stop, in the silver state. one olympic athlete is known for his speed. but now it's his smile that's getting all the attention. a look at the photo getting a
part two... a sight to see as the riviera is no more. good morning... i'm dave hall. and i'm maria silva. welcome to fox5 news this morning. just like that... 60 years of history... turns into rubble... as the hotel-casino is imploded around 2:30 this morning. we had several angles of the implosion. dawson was right there to see it all in person.. and peter what was it
forcast... with meteorologist les krifaton. temperatures are staying well above normal again today with gradual cooling in the forecast for the rest of the week and into the weekend. monsoonal moisture lingering in arizona will not make it into the valley although there are rain chances for our local mountains. that drier air will continue to spread across the southwest for the remainder of the week some light clouds linger over the next few days,. tuesday is 9 or very high. good morning.
week-- accused of inappropriate acts with children at the club is expected in court today. willis brown-- was arrested last week and faces three lewdness charges. he has worked with the boys and girls club since 2009. starting and a henderson club and then transfering to the facility in southern highlands. pending the outcome of his charges--- brown is banned from the club . if convicted... he
services were held monday for metro k-9 officer boris. boris passed away earlier this month. just hours after finishing a search. he was ten years old and getting ready to retire. metro tweeted -- thank you for your tireless service to our community boris. rest in peace. in national headlines... police in milwaukee are bracing for more violence... as they move into day three of violent riots. "barrett says: "i'm calling on all city, do not do further damage to this great neighborhood. " the riots-- stemming from tthe fatal police shooting of an african-american man who reportedly had a gun. on sunday alone--police reported 30 incidents of shots fired. in all-- 8 officers have been injured. and a total of 7 businesses have been burned or destroyed in the riots. police say there is body camera video that will eventually be
police in florida arrest the man wanted in the shooting death a georgia police officer. " the driver and passenger were detained, a search of the vehicle was conducted and revealed royheem delshawn deeds.24. was hiding in the trunk of the vehicle. raheem deeds was arrested on an outstanding warrant for murder ." the car was driven by deed's sister and a friend was in the front seat--- they were also arrested all three are waiting to be extradited to georgia. over the weekend officer tim smith was shot and killed while responding to a last week was a record one for the t-s-a... they found 78 guns in carry-on bags at airports around the country. of those, 68 were loaded -- and 21 had a round in the chamber. back in may of this year-- 74 firearms were found in one week. the t-s-a says in many cases, travelers simply forgot they had weapons with them. it's not just firearms - t-s-a agents found a knife inside a pill bottle in san francisco. and four replica grenades were found in the past
republican presidential nominee-- donald trump and his running mate- mike pence will be visiting the silver state. the pair making separate campaign stops. pence will be in henderson on wednesday-- where he will attend a town hall-type event. and trump will be attending a fundraising dinner at the end of the month. the dinner will be held at harrah's lake tahoe on august 26th. you can get all of your news on the presidential campaign on the go.... you just need to download our fox5 mobile one of our local museums is being called one of the best in the west. it's the nevada state museum in las vegas. "true west magazine" has named it one of the top ten museums in the west. the magazine looks at exhibits... and ability to reach all generations through creativity. also in the top ten -- the boot hill museum in dodge city, kansas... and the autry museum of the american west in los angeles. floodwaters in louisiana....forcing thousands of people from their
now some local volunteers are heading to louisiana. how they plan to help flood victims and how you can help as well. and where there is tragedy...there are amazing stories of humankind helping one another... how a good samaritan saved a woman who went underwater in louisiana with her car... and if that wasn't enough... he managed to save her dog too... the incredible video... when we
under water.... following some of the worst flooding since hurricane katrina.... fox's kelly wright has the latest on the efforts to help those forced from their homes. deadly flooding in louisiana continues to impact cities and towns... as rescue crews have pulled tens of thousands of people from their homes. louisiana governor john bel edwards toured the damage throug edwards says: " , the response phase is still ongoing. we're doing search and rescue right now in many parishes. as the floodwaters move south and the rivers crest further and further south, you have additional areas that are being brought into play. the rain has been ongoing since friday. thousands of people have lost everything they own... as the flood waters put their homes under water. sutherlin says: "we lost all of our cows and we're getting married in november, all of
our family pictures and things, that stuff we can't ever replace." shelters are packed with those displaced from their homes. volunteers have been coming together to help... and donate necessities. the outpouring of support has been so much that one shelter has stopped accepting donations. pellerin says: "it's been amazing on two fronts. amazing to see so many people adversely affected by this but equally amazing is just to see the outpouring of support and donations and volunteering from everybody coming together." hundreds of volunteers have been filling and loading sand bags in the hopes of holding back the floods. mos says: "everyone has a pretty good tendency to take care of their own around here." (on-cam tag) while several rivers have crested ... more flooding could be on the way as the water moves downstream throughout the state. in new york, kelly wright, fox news. people living in the area are not out of the woods yet-- they are expecting more storms over the
red cross volunteers from las vegas are headed to louisiana today to assist in the recovery efforts. "i've been a few times before so i kind of know what to expect. i welcome to the chance to go and use my skills to help the people out. " tere shannon says she keeps a bag packed so she is ready when needed. shannon will work with other nurses.... in a shelter. in louisiana for two weeks.. you can help those affected by the flooding by donating. we have the link to the red cross on our website fox five vegas dot com. an amazing story of survival coming out of louisiana... amid historical flooding in the state... jeremy roth takes us inside their rescue, in today's take a look at this. --reporter pkg-as follows- absolutely
louisiana... rescuers work to free a woman from a submerged car in baton rouge. you can see them attempting to break the vehicle's window.. and just as the car goes under completely, the woman is pulled up to the surface. but the woman's dog is still in car...which is now completely underwater. just as rescuers are ready to give up.... the pup is pulled to safety. "kept feeling around and eventually i felt something furry-- i yanked the dog out and luckily it was still conscious." for talat, i'm jeremy roth. now fox weather 24/7 with cassandra jones temperatures are staying well above normal again today with gradual cooling in the forecast for the rest of the week and into the weekend. monsoonal moisture lingering in arizona will not make it into the valley although there are rain chances for our
usually makes headlines for his speed during the summer olympics... but -- now his quick smile has stole the spotlight. jeanne moos explains. when you're running 100 meters in under 10 seconds, who has time to smile? cheese. usain (you-sane) bolt, that's who. his smiling photo had tweets flying. "bolt stops, take a selfie, then continues to win the race." as for his rivals..."homie is fighting for his life and bolt is posing for photos mid race." "smiling like the roadrunner beep
stick out his tongue... (nats) like the roadrunner. "it is taking me longer to type this tweet than it took bolt to run and win his event." soon the olympic semifinal race was transformed into the presidential race. (jeanne moos cnn national correspondent) "the bolt smile may be a meme but it's not yet a tattoo as far as we know." michael phelp's steely stare was the first big meme to come out of the olympics and now it's been tattooed on the owner of a toronto tattoo shop called 'chronic ink." livia tsang tattooed it on her boss' right calf, working from a photo taped to his leg. (jeanne moos cnn national correspondent) "did you have to shave his leg?" (livia tsang tattoo artist) "yeah i did, i cut him a little by accident." (jeanne moos cnn national correspondent) "somewhere in that tattoo we'll see a little cut if we look hard enough? " (livia tsang tattoo artist) "it's right by his chin." the tattoo got the blessing of michael phelps... (nats) "that's awesome, that is so cool."
olympic memes couldn't be more opposite. but opposites attract eyeballs on the internet. take it away, frank. "when you're smiling the whole world smiles at you." jeanne moos, cnn, new york. who doesn't love a hot shower after a long day? i don't think any of us look forward to it like this dog does. we'll show you this corgi's obsession with
anyone's house. she can even open the door! if you just say the word "shower"... plenty more straight ahead on fox5 news this morning... including this. before he had 23 gold medals... michael phelps was just a kid with a dream. "any goals in the immediate future as far as swimming or personal life, or anything? umm... swim faster. (laughs)" that's 15 year old michael phelps... and yes he did swim faster... a lookback at this interview with a very young phelps. swap that soda ... for a glass of water. your waistline will thank you.
supports privatizing it... turning our savings over to wall street... and risking it on the stock market. heck's plan means billions more in fees for wall street. and they've donated over half a million dollars
to his campaigns. those numbers speak for themselves. joe heck is a threat to a secure retirement, because he's part of the problem in washington. afscme people is responsible
the angles of this morning's implosion... as we say a final farewell to the riviera. a thief.. in broad daylight. not only was big brother watching... so was the neighborhood... see how they teamed up to bust the bad guy. burger fans rejoice... shake shack is giving away tons of free burgers to celebrate its 100th restaurant. good morning i'm mike doria. how you can get your paws on one of these delicious burgers today. thanks for the memories riviera! the hotel-casino is no more. good morning the hotel-casino is no more. good morning i'm dave hall. and i'm maria silva. welcome to fox5 news this morning. the remaining buildings came tumbling down at 2-30 this morning...