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>> a survivor strength on the stand. a mom to be addresses a boulder court and the trial of the stranger accused of stealing her unborn baby. heart wrenching testimony of the will to live. could you testimony where we start tonight at 9:00 p.m. >> it was certainly an emotional day in the courtroom as michelle wilkins described the shocking chain of events that unraveled
on craigslist. taken with new information on the impact her testimony could have. means attorney during opening arguments admitted that the 35 -year-old michelle malkin unborn baby from her womb. the question here is why she did it and whether it was premeditated. twenty-six -year-old michelle wilkins barely glanced at her accused attacker as she struggled to describe the pain she felt when she realized her unborn baby had been cut from her womb. >> i remember when she stabbed me and then i know she continued to try to jump me. she told that she the longmont home after responding to this craigslist ad for maternity clothes. kim when she got closer she put the full weight on the heel of her hand and i dismember everything going black.
been cut from hip to hip and her unborn baby had been removed. that shocking testimony that could ultimately decide her accused attackers fate. it's a huge huge percentage of that case what happened today. the challenge for the defense is improving wayne is innocent. this is really not a huge den it, but rather why she did it during opening arguments length attorney said the attack was an plan meaning lien may be guilty but not of attempted first-degree murder. >> this was a woman overcome by this desire, this decision, this behavior, not someone who was thinking clearly, not someone who had planned. appointed defense tried to hit home during the cross-examination of balkans. >> at that some point while your downstairs that they change. take a very difficult cross exam according to decker. >> you are dancing on an extremely fine line.
impact once jurors begin to deliberate wayne state. >> and other key witness for the prosecution today was lanes own discussed a very elaborate worries that he says laing used to convince people for months that she was pregnant and lawyers of his testimony coming up tonight at 10:00 p.m. >> c dots as i 70 through glenwood canyon was supposed to open tomorrow afternoon, but brand-new tonight, that may not see dots as they might miss the goal because there is still a lot of rock on the road and more mitigation needs to be done before the highway is safe again for cars. big boulders and rocks of all sizes came crashing down on the highway earlier this week shutting down i 70 in both directions. the driver gets his 11th dui and colorado a fourth dui is now a felony after the box in one problem solvers politics story.
but his record shows he should've been. the district attorney's office says before he got into a crash less christmas he had ten prior duis dating back more than two decades. his case, his latest case we should say has been bound over to denver district court. an update to last night story about stolen cars from a used car lot wheat ridge police now say eight of 11 cars taken from mcmanus motors have been found. sometime early yesterday morning these targeted the business and drove the cars right off the lot. they also stole keys 250 other vehicles. justin josef gall followed that story print this remember roberts was off at daybreak.
difficult story to hear. the woman says when she she remembered him immediately he also remember that he tried to administer pain meds on three different occasions and schumer says pain meds not working. this guy that i went to my trusted in this hospital that i trusted tried to kill me. >> margaret says her nightmare started on november 30 of last year with gallbladder surgery at swedish medical center. i sit boy this surgical tech was so nice because he came in and he gave me something before i left and i didn't understand it because they never did that in any of their my surgeries there. she says she remembered him because he was nice but also because she says he came back three times to administer narcotics to ease her pain, but nothing happened. i said what did you give me. it's not working. two months later when she heard the news. there was a picture of him and that's when i freaked out. she realized why her pain meds
rocky was using and narcotics on himself and then injecting her was something else. as a mother and grandmother, she's worried. is that hiv clinics i said i don't want to die. and i hated him because why would he do that. her attorney said she proves swedish medical center didn't follow protocol. the difference in this case is that the surgical technologist was a ministering drugs to the patient which is clearly forbidden by the statute. two weeks. until then, all she can do is wait and worry. >> is going to be hard. i have other health issues and now i have those. >> your heart really does go out here's another interesting development her attorney says in the ongoing discussions with the hospital they told him once i learned this news about rocky allen they ordered alan to be tested based on his test results is when they ordered all of these other patients to be tested.
hospital knows of allen has something or if he does not he says they're not releasing that. the hospital says that is protected information. of people. a radical women's group is going after peyton manning commanding company suspend their business relationships with the quarterback. harassment lawsuit against the university of tennessee which allegedly involves manning. the group ultraviolet wants nationwide insurance and papa john's pizza to rethink their contracts with manning. we reached out to ultraviolet for comment, but they did not want to talk about it. nike taking a hard line against boxer manny pack you. they terminated his contract after he said gay people are worse than animals. pack you later apologized, but too little too late. nike says it opposes discrimination and supports the gay community. a developing story about privacy rights, apple is challenging to
the iphone along to one of the people behind the terror attack in san bernardino, california. apple says the only way to a microphone is with the passcode which isn't stored on apple servers. apple ceo tim cook says is also refusing a judges request for the privacy of all apple users. many of those customers are standing by his side rallying outside the apple store in san francisco voicing their opposition. >> @facebook texting scam has grabbed the attention of the fox 31 problem solvers. random people getting text messages from a number claiming to be facebook asking them to change their passwords and in some places play money. kevin torres looked into one case. >> and she is a firecracker bury chances are someone have received this text i've even gotten a couple of times in the last few months it's annoying and for some it's really concerning. >> it wakes me up every morning. and i thought oh my gosh. every morning.
geraldine harding reaches her for her phone in bible. i was asking god this morning you better send me one quick because i'm about ready to kill somebody is these people don't quit calling me. >> for nearly a year she's been getting the same text every morning at 5:38 a.m. >> this is the one i got this morning. can you have one message and five friend request on facebook. annoying to say the least and feel electronic she owes or an old tv, vhs player and an antenna box, no computer, no facebook. she was not thrilled. jerry might be the only person in the world not on facebook. >> really cracks after receiving the text, she was redirected to a help number owned by monk tech not deck. they grip themselves as a but aren't affiliated with difference until that they could make the hacking stop for $99.
i told them they were late. i told them they were [bleep]. i told them to please quit sleep calling me. jerry didn't pay and is still receiving the text at 5:38 a.m. there was one morning they didn't text me into later and i woke up earlier like may be five and i text them. i went ha ha, beat you. >> they are not the group setting the skim text, it was just a number that they were given by verizon to do a separate problem solvers looked into it and found there is a free widget facebook helps into it but for that link and info is on kdvr.com. >> miserable to get that text every morning. and there's no way that flip phone gets facebook. >> they say one man's trash is another man's treasure. sometimes it's really just trash. >> coming up, like a lot of the
getting is better suited for the trashcan. >> getting mail had new drug testing methods rely on your fingernail clippings. hockey heat, winter sport here in denver in 70 degrees weather. >> meteorologist dave fraser, that 70-degree weather could be tomorrow and record setting. the pinpoint weather forecast is
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teams. facebook page if you want to go on there and share it. with the warm weather we've been having, how will the ice even hold up? >> meteorologist mark quantrill addicted trip to see what the temporary rink can do. are typically pretty quiet during the winter months, but over the next few weeks, thousands of screaming fans will fill the seats cheering on their favorite players as the game of hockey new from the confines of an arena to the outdoors where it all began. >> this is where most of our players have really started this game. they go out on the pond, shovel it, and then they play talky. for these outdoor games to be a success, the nhl will have to face off with mother nature. because of the sunshine and all of the unseasonable warmth, the ice crew has to work at night, sometimes as late as 4:00 a.m.
is something that nhl has dealt with before. take this isn't much different than we've experienced at la, dodger stadium and san jose levi in the last few years, so our guys work through the night and maintain the ice and then we had two reflective blanket on there right now. >> how can the crew managed to keep the ice cold? i will let the iceman handle this one. >> basically we have a refrigeration truck parked in the back, we have a piping system that runs basically through left field down to center ice, we have a series of 243 eyes pins that work in series, we have a: the rents for that.
station. they're doing and emily is than they do it at night when the cents and up and the temperatures are a little more favorable. you grew up playing hockey. i played hockey until i got to about high school and we played outside that's the way you did in the northeast. you didn't have plexiglass she had chain-link fence around it and you got set outside you dressed outside, and i gave up hockey quickly when i was a goalie. have you ever been hit by a puck? pinpoint weather, here we go, a lot of wind on the way.
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