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seen. another drawing without a winner. how much the powerball jackpot is expected to grow... ahead of wednesday night's drawing. and the skies are finally starting to clear here in the valley. we'll tell you what to expect through the end of your weekend. you're watching 8 news now weekend edition with patranya bhoolsuwan. the news of southern nevada is now." ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > good morning... i'm patranya bhoolsuwan. thanks for joining us. police are on the hunt for suspects... after they held people inside a home captive... during a burglary. it all happened just after 9 o clock last night... at a home near desert inn and fort apache. metro says the family inside was not allowed to leave when the suspects broke in. it's not clear if anyone was injured. if you have any information you're asked to call police or crimestoppers./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > a scooter driver is badly hurt... after he's thrown to the ground.
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thrown off the scooter around 11:00 saturday morning... near bonanza and clarkway drive.. which is just west of m-l-k. originally it looked as though he was hit by another vehicle. ...but police say mitchell's scooter somehow fell over instead. he was taken to the hospital in critical condition./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > this follows an early morning crash... where an r-t-c bus... crashed into a bus shelter... killing a woman. it happened around 5:00 a-m... on tropicana near polaris drive. emergency responders pronounced the victim... dead at the scene. right now it's unclear why the bus driver, 22 year old jamal nichols... went over the curb. /// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the owner of the nevada brothel is making a bid for a state senate seat. according to the reno gazette- journal... dennis hof will run for reno senator greg brower's seat... as a libertarian. brower.. a republican.. announced in september that he will not seek re-election. hof owns the love ranch and other legal brothels throughout
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the love ranch is where nba star lamar odom was staying in october when he was found unresponsive... after he overdosed on cocaine and other drugs./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > switching gears now... last week we saw lots of changes in the forecast... with clouds and rain covering parts of the valley every day. tedd florendo joins us now to explain whether we'll see more of the same this week. (( )) > let's check out our weather headlines. sunday showers are possible in some locales. although not widespread showers, could be mainly light with more mountain snow. not as active next week as we don't see an abundance of storms. sunny start to the week next week, then more clouds next chances for showers could be thursday, maybe as early as wednesday night. hour by hour tomorrow shows partly cloudy skies with just slight chances for isolated showers. chilly in the morning, 50's by noon and probably 53 by afternoon. staying below average and we have a lot more to talk about in
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((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > no winner is drawn for the largest lottery jackpot in us history... 900- million dollars. now lottery officials expect the next drawing to be up to 1-point-3 billion dollars wednesday. the chance to be the world's next multi millionare had many people dashing to the state line. take a look at these incredibly long lines in primm. this is drone video... provided to us by avisight. while people waited up to three hours to finally get inside to buy a ticket...many couldn't help but to think about what they'd do with all the cash. at the same time others didn't expect to win.. but still had to give it a shot: ((jon wattress/buying lotto ticket: "with all this cash i would probably travel the world buy my mom a house and bring the squad out and party." )) ((connie: "it's a donation to
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a donation to the education system and the elderly care so it's just something different to do." )) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) even though there's no jackpot winner... we've learned six tickets sold in california have 5 of the six winning numbers.// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > a mexican druglord... back in the same prison where he once escaped. how authorities are keeping a watchful eye on "el chapo"... and what ultimately led to his arrest./// now, nevada's first choice for news, this is 8
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join us for real change. the flu virus hits big. with aches, chills, and fever, there's no such thing as a little flu. and it needs a big solution: an antiviral. so when the flu hits, call your doctor right away and up the ante with antiviral tamiflu. prescription tamiflu is an antiviral that attacks the flu virus at its source
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from spreading in the body. tamiflu is fda approved to treat the flu in people two weeks of age and older whose flu symptoms started within the last two days. before taking tamiflu, tell your doctor if you're pregnant, nursing, have serious health conditions, or take other medicines. if you develop an allergic reaction, a severe rash, or signs of unusual behavior, stop taking tamiflu and call your doctor immediately. children and adolescents in particular may be at an increased risk of seizures, confusion, or abnormal behavior. the most common side effects are mild to moderate nausea and vomiting. anti-flu? go antiviral with tamiflu. ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > mexican druglord joaquin "el chapo" guzman is back in the same prison he escaped from six months ago. this morning... military tanks are standing guard outside. authorities say his hollywood
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after reaching out to producers with the hope of making a biographical film. el chapo could eventually be extradited to the u-s... where he faces drug trafficking and money laundering charges in six states. by the way we have also learned the druglord did a secret interview with actor sean penn shortly after his jail break. that article is coming out on the magazine rolling stone today./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the standoff at an oregon wildlife refuge continues.. and members of armed group say they have no plans on leaving: ((lavoy finicum//standoff supporter - "we came here to go to work and help people and that's what we're going to do.")) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) the group... led by the family of nevada rancher cliven bundy... has been in oregon for a week now... fighting for what they say is unfair treatment of ranchers. during a community meeting... residents agreed the government exercises too much control..but are asking the group to leave the area./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the runnin' rebels...
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coming up in sports... how the team fared in a crucial away game against the wyoming cowboys. ((cooler than normal yesterday with temps only in the low 50's. typically we're around 57 this time of year. so how warm will we get today? and what are our shower chances? i'll let you know when we come back.)) now, nevada's first choice for news, this is 8
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vehicles damaged after a tornado blew through florida last night. thankfully no injuries have been reported. the red cross has set up a station in a nearby high school for anyone needing assisitance as a result of the storm. the tornado was part of heavy thunderstorms that moved through the area last night.. with wind gusts of up to 60 miles per hour./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > back here at home... it seems like the storms have finally passed. chief meteorologist tedd florendo is here with a full look at the forecast. (( )) >warmed up a little today but not much, the high 52 degrees and we dropped to 37 this morning. our normal is 57 so we stayed below average again. and the record on this date was 72 degrees set back in 1945. sunset at 4-43 this evening. ... ............................ ...... ................... it's been a cool week with plenty of days below normal. typically like we mentioned we're around 57 degrees. temps stayed many days below that.
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we also had some good rain this week. starting on monday we had some measurable rain. tuesday was our best day with a quarter of an inch. then a trace on wednesday and thursday. dry yesterday however. ......... ............................ ................... water vapor satellite shows this system passing through today. then we'll get a short break in the action this week before another system out here in the pacific takes aim at the west coast again. this could affect us as early as wednesday night and thursday. but chances right now not too high on rain chances. that could change as we get closer to that event, but moisture coming in limited as of right now. ..................... ................ .................... here's your travelers' forecast with los angeles tomorrow at 62. phoenix partly sunny with a high of 56 under partly cloudy skies. san diego 61 with showers in the morning, then clearing by afternoon. san francisco 54 for the high under mostly sunny skies and cool ...........................
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futurecast shows chances in the morning, then clearing by late monday back to more sunshine and drier weather expected at least until midweek. ................. .................... ........ you can get the ski report on our website at las- vegas-now-dot-com. go to the sections tab and look for weather. there you can get the ski report for all your local mountains from arizona to californa as well. .......................... ........... ....... here's the forecast. 38 degrees under partly clear skies and light winds overnight. look for light nw winds. tomorrow expect a high of 53 with clouds in the morning then sun later. showers are possible along with sprinkles. light winds for sunday as well. ................................ ..... .......... mount charleston 34 partly sunny skies. red rock 48 with slight snow chances. 57 partly sunny with slight shower chances as well. light winds. .................. ................... ...... highs tomorrow in the mid 50's and cooler in the northwest part of the valley. colder in the kyle canyon. .... ........................... ...... ..... regional temps also in mid 50's in pahrump and milder in laughlin. chilly in the southern great basin. ......................... ............ ...... extended forecast show cool 50's all week and slightly below normals. sunny start to the week then clouds by midweek with slight shower chances for wednesday night and thursday.
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then chilly in the morning wiht those mid 30's./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > pilots... showing what they're made of. what futuristic technology is helping the world's best drone pilots show off their skills in downtown las vegas./// now, nevada's first choice for news, this is 8
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there was a linto this rebel basketball optimisim going into this rebel basketball season --- and it kept up when the rebels showed signs of brilliance with a couple wins over top 15 teams --- tonight ---- trouble ---as the rebels head to laramie 0 and 2 in league play after blowing a couple of close games. more than 72 hundred feet elevation in wyoming --- the air gets thin. ben carter with a jumper and the
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minutes into the game ---- 17 point lead --- 10 minutes into the game ---- then ---- uh oh ---cowboys come back --- it was a 4 point rebel game at halftime 2nd half -- game goes bakc and forth ---rebels trail by 3 with less than a minute left --- ike nawamu misses the three --- jerome seagers misses the three --- rebels get the call on the ball out of bounds ---- now --- rebels still down by 3 with 10 seconds left --- and seagears with a chance to tie --- and you know how this story goes --- rebels plenty of chances down the streach and just don't do it. 59-57 wyoming wins --- rebels now 0 and 3 in mountain west play --- they've got new mexico tuesday at home. is there such a thing as a wild "wildcard game" --- steelers and bengals -- afc wildcard game seen here on 8 news now --- how bitter are these two rivals? ----before the game the officials stood at center field
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crazy catch here --- marktavis bryant of the steelers goes up --- nice hands, uses the back of his knee, does a flip and pulls up into the dismount --- steelers had a 15-0 lead at one point --- bengals come back --- less than 2 mins left --- aj mccarran to aj green --- 16-15 bengals look like they have this thing won! oh not so quick jerry springer fans (he's the former mayor of cincinnati) --- less than a minute left --- two personal fouls are called on the bengals to put the ball in field goal range --- this helmet to helmet hit led to another personal foul and with 18 seconds left chris boswell kicks the game winner 18-16 steelers win a crazy one -- steelers play at denver on sunday. broncos are 5 point favorites. chiefs at the texans -- alex smith out of utah --- do you think the niners would like to have him back --- jj watt, perhaps the best defensive lineman in the game right now for the texans --- this is how
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nile davis of the chiefs takes the opening kickoff 6 yards deep and finds a seam --- and he is gone --- long gone --- 106 yards -- 2nd longest kickoff return in post season history. 7-0 chiefs --- from there --- houston turns the ball over 5 times and the chiefs win their first playoff game since 1994 30-0 the final over houston. chiefs now with 11 straight wins. chiefs play at new england saturday. -- patriots are 5 point favorites. the best drone racers on the planet are in las vegas this weekend competing in extreme drone racing --- they have this crazy course set up in the zappos atrium --- maybe we should call it zappos stadium --- remember, this is the old city of las vegas building ---- 15 of the top racers in the world are racing through hoops, rings of fire --- crazy set up they have there. the guy to beat is shaun taylor ---- he's an emt from
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during his off hours --- he flies these little critters through the obstacles and is one of the pioneers in this sport. (( shaun taylor it seemed like it was a small deal at first, and almost a year later, you could see that this is turning into something really big and spectacular, im just really glad to be a part of it and i hope i can stay for as long as i can )) he's 35 years old --- so no reason to think he cant do this for a while --- racers use these fpv headsets ---- that stands for first person view --- that allows them to see the actually flight of the aircraft through the course --- yep --- sort of like a video game, but there is actually an aircraft flying around the course that the fans can see. fun crowd out there tonight watching the event at zappos stadium downtown. that's your sports for today. i'm ron futrell, have a nice sunday./// > self-driving cars making their
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how many companies are already working on making it a reality in the silver state. and the rain is finally going away. we might see some light showers today... but expect mostly clear skies throughout the start of your work week./// now, nevada's first choice for news, this is 8
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weighing in on hot topics. we sit down with bernie sanders to get his thoughts on the conflict in north korea. and c-e-s 2016... officially in the books. why some convention- goers say they were unimpressed by this year's event.
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((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the number of companies making self driving cars is growing.. and so is the number that are nevada. the d-m-v says four companies have active licenses to test autonomous vehicles in our state. they are daimler- mercedes benz... hyundai -kia... daimler freightliner.. and delphis automotive. nevada was one of the first states to pass regulations for their test in 2011. audi and google have tested self driving vehicles here since as well. ///
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