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live from las vegas fox5 news at 6 starts now. "paris las vegas" is back in business. power has been fully restored. how the resort is working with gamblers to return their money... closed captioning will resume shortly and... it's another beautiful day for the "shriners open" -- right here in las vegas. we'll have a look at round two of the tournament. this is fox5 news at
after a long day and night of waiting... the paris casino is back up and running at full power. i'm christine maddela. i'm john huck. we have team coverage. fox5's abby theodros spoke with restaurant owners and vendors... but first -- we start with adam herbets with an update on how construction crews can count themselves lucky. oh john christine abby and i have both been out here since yesterday morning when this happened around 915 the good news though is that the nightmare is over the paris casino is open and you can see right behind me that also means the beer park is open certainly a lot of people last night could've used a beer to relax because we're you watching the news last night? it was tense let me paint a picture for you we're all out here trying to get the latest
caesars entertainment there the parent company that owns the paris casino and right behind us right behind me right behind the cameras was a huge mob of people asking their own questions they were upset i want. we were handing the microphone over to them to let them ask some questions at this point one of the things were still trying to figure out is the name of the contractor the name of the construction company that started all of this they were in the basement they weren't even working on the somehow someway someone drilled into that mainline and completely knocked out all of the power for almost the whole day they're saying it's honestly just a miracle that he was able to survive this accident in fact there weren't any injuries at all yesterday that's the blessing that's the silverlining because it was dark in there and the whole building needed to be evacuated the other thing we're still waiting to try and figure out is how much money this is going to cost the casino
closed captioning will resume shortly the day long power outage caused a lot of problems for guests and gamers alike. but what about the restaurants that were affected by the outage? fox5's abby theodros joins us live near some of those affected restaurants with how they handled the unexpected challenge abby: beer park and hexx are just a few of the restaurants that were forced to shut down yesterday. there were also a number of shops inside the hotel affected by the outage.
camera and they tell me they were prepared because they've had a scare similar to this one. one restaurant had two freezer trucks on standby and were able to salvage all their expensive proteins. as for the guests - they were given vouchers to neighboring hotels including balleys and excalibur. others say they never got any information on where to go or what to do. paris hotel executives tell us- theyre compensating each guest with two nights at the hotel for free for all their trouble. closed captioning
closed captioning will resume shortly paris las vegas has a helpline for affected guests. we have those numbers on the screen. you can also find them on fox five vegas dot com. just click on the story on the homepage. today is the final day for early voting... voters who haven't cast a ballot by the end of today will have to vote on election day if they want their voices to be heard. fox5's eric hilt talked with some people who waited until the last day to cast their ballot and is live at the early voting location at the galleria mall. this is the line of people waiting to vote... workers say today - the last day of early voting - is
by 11 this morning, 9-thousand people had cast their vote... by 3 pm? 28- thousand people had voted at early voting locations. and while some places like this one have a bit of a line voters i spoke with say it's worth the wait to get a weight off their shoulders. "it's a relief! it's a big relief, like 'finally i made a decision'" "i feel accomplished,
"it's great, i was just eating a burrito, and walked over here, there was no line, easy peasy" today's 28- thousand early voters brings the total for the two week early voting period to more than 450-thousand votes. in 2012 about 430- thousand people voted early. early voting locations close at different times tonight head to our website to see when each location closes and you still have time to cast your
time to cast your vote tonight. some early voting sites close at nine p-m... including galleria mall. we have a link to all those sites on fox five vegas dot com... and our app. you can also stay up to date with all things on election day -- download our free fox five app. it doesn't really feel like november yet... but -- the sunshine and warm temperatures are perfect for a round of golf. hundreds of pro-golfers are in town for the p-g-a tour. fox five's chief meteorlogist ted pretty is there at t-p-c summerlin... with more on how the tournament is going to a good cause. closed captioning
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a pig." "i'd look her right in that fat, ugly face of hers..." donald trump calls women "bimbos", "dogs", and "fat pigs." but congressman crescent hardy said he'd support donald trump 100%. nevada, there's a better choice: ruben kihuen. kihuen pushed to crack down on employers who pay women less than men. and kihuen will always protect a woman's right to choose. ruben kihuen for nevada.
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this message. vo: in times of crisis america depends on steady leadership. donald trump: "knock the crap out of them, would you? seriously..."vo: clear thinking... donald trump: "i know more about isis than the generals do, believe me." vo: and calm judgment. donald trump: "and you can tell them to go fu_k themselves." vo: because all it takes is one wrong move. donald trump audio only: "i would bomb the sh_t out of
feeling a little more confident stepping back into the workforce it's all thanks to some help from "united way of southern nevada." the non-profit held their annual one-day-only fall suit drive today. the drive collects all new or gently used items like professional suits... dresses... shoes... handbags and accessories. last year they collected over 12 thousand items for women who needed them the "our goal is to help different agencies in our community such as the shade tree, safe nest, safe house, help of southern nevada, catholic charities. they have back to work programs for women in need and so we supply the clothing for those programs." this year... united way exceeded the amount of clothes that they collected last year. it career day in the valley today! fox5 stopped by "john bonner elementary school" to tell some kids how to
"all right so when i say action we're going to bring the top of the news to you tonight and so what do i want to hear? i want to hear urgency and what else?" laughing the kids got to hear from us as well as pilots... doctors... firefighters and chefs. earlier in the day there was a "careers on wheels" event where each student got to explore the vehicles from companies all over the valley. now fox5 weather 24/7 with meterologist sam argier
unseasonably warm november weather will continue through the weekend and well into next week. showers over arizona continue to stay well off to our east, leaving southern nevada in the sunshine with highs in the low 80s this afternoon. with clear skies tonight, overnight temperatures drop into the low 60s and upper 50s. skies stay sunny on saturday with a forecast high of 81 degrees in las vegas. we'll see some high clouds pass across the valley sunday with temperatures in the upper 70s. monday through thursday next week bring us a mix of sun and high clouds at times. temperatures remain in the upper 70s.
will resume shortly this sunday -- after nfl on fox... stick around for our fox5 news special. traveled to the u-s/mexico border to l controversial campaign issue: immigration. we spent days in the desert known as a hotbed for illegal drug activity. we drove there with a las vegas man who volunteers his time to patrol and be on the lookout for drug smugglers. we then traveled to the border town of nogales, arizona and met the men and women who enforce immigration laws. while we were there, a k-9 sniffed out drugs hidden in a car trying to cross through the port of entry.
already had one seizure of methamphetamines, smuggled into the us. that's not uncommon here? happens every day. you see the change of behavior, then he goes finds the source, then sits. we see a lot of things, narcotics smuggled in compartments in vehicles, on people, we've seen people being smuggled in cars. why? they all want to come to the united states by any means necessary. we also explore that issue... the reasons why people emigrate to the united states illegally. it's a thirty minute fox5 news special. you can watch it right here on fox5 this sunday at one thirty after n-f-l on fox. many parents try to think of unique names for their babies. and -- one dad believes his son was "born to fly the w"! what the chicago fan named his son after the world series win...
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hillary clinton: i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. vo: in times of crisis america depends on steady leadership. donald trump: "knock the crap out of them, would you? seriously..."vo: clear thinking... donald trump: "i know more about isis than the generals do, believe me." vo: and calm judgment. donald trump: "and you can tell them to go fu_k themselves." vo: because all it takes is one wrong move.
breaking news. a person has been shot at torrey pines and evergreen. that's near charleston... which is close to the college of southern nevada police say a group were hanging out on the street when there were shots fired a man was hit in the back. they were taken to hospital with non life threatening injuries. detectives are on the scene. a diehard cubs fan celebrates the world series win -- for another reason. he won a bet against his wife... and got to name his son "wrigley". "so she says ok how about this, if the cubs win the world
be wrigley and if not then he's oliver." "i had my doubts in the cubs, i'm not going to lie." brian irk's wife -- who is a former miss america -- gave birth on halloween. the newborn was nameless for several days. brian says some days he would call the baby boy "cubby". finally -- cubby officially became wrigley. and speaking of the cubs... check out this aerial video of their world series championship. it's a sea of blue at the victory parade. the rally ended at hutchinson field in grant park. officials say more than five-million fans took part in the event. coming up... if you haven't heard of the "amazon echo" -- it's a speaker powered by a virtual assistant. well -- one tech head decided to
how he made it work with this singing fish... known as the "big mouth billy bass". i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. donald trump: i could stand in the middle of
5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters, okay? and you can tell them to go f--- themselves! see there was blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever... you gotta see this guy. ahh, i don't know what i said, ahh. "i don't remember."
then sticking taxpayers with the bill -- imagine the shenanigans tarkanian would pull in washington. it's why we can't afford tarkanian in congress, ever. dccc is responsible for the content of this advertising. putting a wife to work is a very dangerous thing. when i come home and dinner's
not ready i go through the roof. when you're a star, they let you do it. you can do anything. more accusers coming forward to say they were sexually assaulted by donald trump. i'll go backstage before a show... yes.. and everyone's getting dressed. donald trump walked into the dressing room while contestants, some as young as 1hanging. standing there with no clothes. you see these incredible looking women.
a person who's flat-chested is very hard to be a 10. do you treat women with respect? uh... i can't say that either. alright, good. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. here's a look at some of the 'all new' stories we are working for fox5 news at ten. early voting is
wrapping up... but people can stl polls on tuesday. we'll tell you what you need to know for election day. the runnin' rebels are back at it. coming off a pre-- season win, we'll have highlights from tonight's exhibition game. you may remember the singing fish mounted on walls... in the early 2000s. well -- one man hacked his virtual assistant into it. "alexa whats the weather. currently its 45 degrees with shower look for rainy weather low
the future is here! one man hacked his amazon echo... only minutes left to cast your early vote tonight the newest tactics celebs are doing to get you to the polls! (schumer nats) plus mariah's back on stage for the first time since her billionaire breakup but you won't believe the hefty payout for her signature vocals then -- another huge award show, is taking over vegas. as we get you ready for 'soul train weekend'. and its the song we can't stop playing in our heads just can't stop the feeling nats but see why justin timberlake says we may have been singing it all wrong your access to entertainment