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3 according to the latest cnn- o-r-c poll, clinton is 18 points ahead of bernie sanders. jay... back to you. 3 3 for complete election coverage head to our website ... wlos dot com. we have an "election 2016" page where you can view upcoming events and the latest from the campaign trail. 3 3 3 still no arrests this morning... after a teenager was shot in the head at deaverview apartments in west asheville. family members say 17-year-old kyri logan remains in critical condition at mission hospital. he is an erwin high school student and football player. kyri's cousin says the shooting touches everyone at deaverview. 3 that's a good kid. this doesn't not only involves him that involves everyone. you shouldn't be out here shooting and killing each other. that's crazy, that's just crazy.(as
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update as far as suspects?) at this point it's too early. we've been talking to folks but don't have anyone we wanna list as a suspect. police are still investigating but say there is no danger to the public. if you have any information, call crime stoppers at (828) 255-5050. 3 3 a teen from michigan will spend four years in prison for his role in stealing half a million dollars worth of jewelry from an asheville store. 16-year-old kimhish franklin was one of five people charged in the heist at the "jared's fine jewelry" on tunnel road last november. he pleaded guilty to felony robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery. the other four suspects will be tried in 3 3 3 suspects are on the run and deputies need your help tracking them down. in this morning's fugitive files, we are teaming up with the transylvania county sheriff's office. joining us is chief deputy eddie gunter.. thanks for being here. who are we looking for? first we are looking for derrick whitside he is a 50 year old male. 5
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he is wanted for failure to appear: felony possession of burglary tools and felony probation violation. next we are looking for justin babb a 36 year old. he is 5 feet 10 inches... 155 pounds. he is wanted for faliure to pay child support finally we are trying to locate jonathan allen a 44 year old he is 6 foot one. he is wanted for faliure to pay child support if you see any of these fugitives, you can call anonymously. the number is (828) 86- crime. again (828) 862-7463 thanks for being here. remember, you can also go to the "fugitive files" section of w-l-o-s dot com to see all of the suspects we've featured. 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 new this morning... apple says it is going to fight a judge's order to unlock a cell phone owned by one of the san bernardino shooters. in a statement on its website, apple says the order threatens the security of its customers. the couple opened fire at a
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killing 14-people. the two were later killed in a shoot-out with police. the f-b-i says it has tried to unlock the phone for two months without success. the judge's order requires apple to disable a feature that wipes the phone's data after 10 incorrect password attempts. 3 3 3 outrage and illness, but no solution for to flint's water contamination problem. a state agency is being investigated because of the crisis, and a new report reveals that flint paid top dollar for dirty water. kim hutcherson reports. 3 --reporter pkg-as follows-- flint residents line up to tell the u-s surgeon general how the city's poisoned water has affected them."i've lost two unborn babies. i was pregnant with twins and i lost them back in july of 2015 due to the lead."doctor vivek murthy has been investigating lead contamination in flint's water supply."we've got to do a lot more to get flint back to a place where the water is safe for everyone to drink
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people showed up at a separate meeting about class action lawsuits -- so many that some were turned away.more horror stories were recounted there. "i'm looking for them to help me because i done broke out -- all of this, all over my chest, swole up, can't breath" governor rick snyder admitted that michigan's health department is under review ... for failing to alert the public about a legionnaires outbreak.but snyder blamed at least part of the problem on the federal government:they failed to do a lot of things in this process. i'm not going to spend time on their issue. i think that will come out as time passes.//butt to//they still haven't fully acknowledged all their issues." meanwhile, a national study released tuesday found that -- even though flint residents were being poisoned by their own water supply ... they still paid some of the highest water rates in the nation.i'm kim hutcherson reporting. 3 3 winds and heavy rains rattled trees, power lines and the nerves of residents across north carolina. a damaging storm swept across rockingham area, leaving quite a mess
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rescue one woman and her dog when they became trapped in this home. 3 "i thought i was going to die really, thank god for that i didn't but still i'm, still homeless basically." the storm left 3 about five-thousand dukes energy customers in the dark. crews are out working to restore power. 3 3 3 severe weather overturned an 18-wheeler, slowing traffic to a crawl in south florida. the storms downed trees and power lines, capsized boats and slowed rush-hour traffic. the national weather service reported a maximum wind gust of 65 miles-per-hour in places. it has not confirmed any tornadoes touched down. 3 heavy snow caused a mess of the roads in new york state. cars and tractor trailers were stuck and caused a massive back up. hundreds were forced to wait in their car for hours. a nuisance quickly became a problem when some started running low on gas. eventually plows were able to get to the roads. 3 a sewer main break is causing a huge mess in one
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lauderdale. that is all sewage water you are looking at, and it covers several blocks. city officials say the sewer line broke near an apartment complex, flooding parked cars. fort lauderdale is advising residents to avoid all water- related recreational activities in the city's downtown area. officials are working to repair the sewer line. 3 3 3 the time is now... 5:xx the numbers are in. coming up... what age group drank the most wine in 2015. 3 the westminster dog show was in new york city last night. for this morning's facebook feedback, we want to see photos of your dog, even if it is not a purebred! just go to facebook dot com slash news 13 to post your pictures. we'll share some of your photos later at six. 3 and news 13 wants to hear from you so we can continue to tell relevant and meaningful stories. go to wlos dot com and click-on the "your voice" news survey to share your
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steve: today is your lucky day. woman: (surprised) oh, my goodness mark: you've just won - a thousand dollars! woman: that's amazing! that's amazing! (shrieks) woman: ok, nice job. mark, way better than yesterday. maria, that delivery felt a little forced. and steve, steve: yeah? woman: i am still missing that raw emotion. woman: pretty awesese for a tuesday, but tomorrow is hump day, so let's really bring it! lucky for life. win a thousand dollars a day,
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3 it's 5:xx. let's take a look at business headlines. stocks shoot-up on wall street. the dow was up 222-points yesterday to end trading at 16-thousand 196. the nasdaq was up 98 points ending the day at 44-35. 3 3 the u-s and cuba sign an aviation agreement. that paves the way for the first regularly scheduled flights between the two countries in nearly 50 years. under the deal, the u-s can do up to 110 flights to cuba. now, u-s airlines have 15 days to request rights to the new cuba routes. carriers will then have to come to agreements with cuban aviation officials.
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will be completed by this fall. 3 american airlines is suing "go go" ... the company that provides wi-fi for its planes... because it is too slow. airline officials believe they have a better offer, and want out of the contract. both american and delta have contracts that last through 2018. the american airlines' contract states that once it submits official notice that it has a better offer... gogo has a certain amount of time to persuade the airline to stay. 3 samsung has published an officials website for it's new phones. the news comes after there were some leaks about the upcoming galaxy s7 and s7 edge. the new site hints about what to expect, including wireless charging and water resistance. samsung hopes the galaxy 7 will do better after last year's s6 and s6 edge failed to boost its smart phone sales. 3 millenials drank 42 percent of all wine consumed in the us last year - more than any other generation. new research from the industry "nonprofit wine market council" found that americans between the ages of 21 and 38
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fifty million cases of wine in 2015. that is an average of two cases per person. 3 3 3 3 the time is now 5:xx. asheville rolls out a plan to make one part of town more pedestrian friendly. coming up... what changes coming up... what changes you could
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3 the public got one last chance to review a streets project in asheville. the goal of the "livingston street and depot street" project is to make the streets safer and better equipped for bicyclists and transit users. the community requested a lot of changes back in september, and last night the city showed people the new plan. 3 john davenport, consultant:
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parking in certain areas. we also were able to get a bike lane all the way from one end to the other that was a big issue for some of the biking community. and then also we added a three-way stop right out in front of edington." because of a grant deadline, the city fast-tracked the project. it has been in the works since last fall. 3 3 the asheville symphony's conductor and musical director will leave in two years. daniel meyer is currently in his 11th year with the symphony here and will leave when his contract runs out in the 2017-2018 season. the symphony will bring in guest conductors with a goal of having a new conductor on board by 2019. 3 3 3 3 here is a look at what you can expect for the next three days. 3
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3 the time is now 5:xx. a local teenager uses his smarts to cash-in on a popular game show. coming up... how he dollars he won. 3 here is your live look on the interstate this morning from our vision express dot net traffic cam. i-26 traffic is clear and flowing smoothly on your morning commute. news 13 this morning will be right back. stay with us. >> i'm alex trebek. if you're age 50 to 85, please listen carefully. the lock i want to talk to you about isn't the one on your door. it's a rate lock for your life insurance that guarantees your rate can never go up at any time, for any reason. many policies don't have one but you can get a lifetime rate lock through the colonial penn program.
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with no obligation.3 a black mountain teenager uses his academic success to finance his dreams. 15-year-old ian riden-hour appeared on "who wants to be a millionaire's whiz kids week" over the weekend. he made 50- thousand dollars, more than any other contestant during the week. ian graduated high school at just 14. and he is not just book smart, some call him a musical genius. ian plans to use the winnings to
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3 the earnings that i won are more than enough to produce the next album that i'm working on and i'm going to try to produce a couple music videos and start working on that, which is just a gift to be able to do that. ian is taking the next few years to see how far his music will go. then he plans to start college. 3 3 3 3 here is a look at current conditions.. in our next half hour we'll talk more about what to expect in the next 7- days.
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3 the westminster dog show showcases the top breeds dogs have to offer. one dog didn't care too much for the
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>> holly: welcome back, 5:55. the westminster kennel club
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it usually showcases the most behaved dogs but look at this. >> jay: he nipping at the guy? >> holly: yeah. >> jay: the dog clearly has one thing in mind. dario does not seem too concerned ( ). he is one of the fist maynous at the show. >> ingrid: he spends his entire time in the ring trying to get rings from the handlers pocket. isn't that how most dogs are? >> holly: he is so big, too. he knows exactly where the treats are though. >> jay: he wasn't going to cooperate, i just want the treats. >> ingrid: final look at weather right now, we have temperatures in the 30s at the ashville airport. 35 so above freezing. the snow is ending this morning. i will take a live look at the radar coming up after the break. we will talk about how warm we will turn after the weekend. that's next. >> i'm disabled. some things i can't do. >> holly: a 71 year-old man defends his home. what he used to stop an intruder. >> jay: a teen who was
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the progress his family says he is making. >> holly: the campaign trail is heating up ahead of south
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the battle the candidates are >> holly: the world is about to meet one of the three lucky winners from the record-breaking
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>> jay: the winner will be announced to day. the jackpot is worth 1 1/2 billion dollars, one was sold in a publix in melbourne beach, florida. >> ingrid: a tennessee couple came forward, a third winning ticket in california was sold but that winner has not come forward. >> holly: they have six months to do so. >> ingrid: they are spending the money before their friend find out. good morning, it's february 17th, thanks for waking up with us. >> ingrid: take a look outside. we had slick conditions outside. things are much better todayer, although we are seeing the snow in the northern mountains. the majority of the region is above freezing. now, let's look at this afternoon. 39 by 10 a.m. and lunchtime, 42 degrees and we will see some sunshine as well. coming up in my full forecast, we will talk about a return to the 60s when that happens. right now let's turn to the on-time traffic center. >>jaclyn: lynn, what can we expect for the morning commute? >> jaclyn: overall, there are no major problems out there this morning.
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use cause caution if you are heading out in the higher elevations, near the tennessee border, you may run into slick spots on the secondary roads this morning. 19/23 is getting busy right now. traffic is slowing down to 27 miles per hour at sawyer road so keep that in mind. if you are hing out towards i-240 this morning, you shouldn't see any problems on the roads. traffic is flowing smoothly for you there. that's a look at your on-time traffic report and there you go with a live shot at i-240 at the woe ben bridge. traffic is flowing smoothly and no problems there at i-40. that is a look at your traffic report brought you by the wired mouse. back over to you. >> holly: in just three days voters in south carolina will head to the polls for the republican primary. >> jay: and we continue to follow the candidates as they make their push for the first in the south primary. news 13's lauren brigman joins us live now. and, lauren, a couple candidates will be in the upstate today. >> holly: that's right. senator ted cruz and ben carson are speaking at the first baptist church in spartanburg tonight.
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busy campaigning before the event. today, senator cruz will hold a meet and greet in seneca happening at noon. then he will speak at oak preparatory school in spartanburg just before 5:00. dr. carson will hold a veteran's round table event in columbia at 10:30. he will also tour the greenwood genetics center at 2:45. cruz, carson, and john kasich campaigned in the upstate last night. cruz s ske to a crowd at the anderson civic center. kasich held a town hall event in greenville. and carson spoke to voters in gaffney. the latest cnn o.r. c. poll shows donald trump is leading with 38%, cruz coming in second with just 22%. now, coming up in our next half hour, i will tell you which republican candidate is making headlines with a single word. holly? >> holly: for complete election coverage, head to our web site, we have an election 2016 page where you can view upcoming events and the latest from the campaign trail. >> jay: happening today, two suspects charged in an armed


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