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becoming south around 5 mph. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. thursday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64. thursday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 35. friday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. friday night: mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. saturday: partly sunny, with a high near 59. saturday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 33. sunday: mostly sunny, with a high near 58. total wine and spirits on south virginia was robbed early sunday morning with the thieves taking off with expensive bottles of wine and liquor. reno police department released photos of the suspects... describing them as two black males, 6'1" to 6'2" with heavy builds. according to police the suspects broke the lower part of the front door... loading high end wines and liquor into this ford f-150 pictured
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the suspects have robbed a total wine and spirits. "we do have information that in california, arizona and las vegas that similar incidents that happened here on sunday morning have occurred at other total wine businesses." total wine and spirits is still calculating the damages and has yet to release a dollar amount. they are offering a thousand dollar reward for information that would lead to the arrest of the suspects. if you have any information you can call secret witness. governor sandoval is asking federal environmental officials for more time before placing a portion of a former lyon county copper mine on a priority list for clean up. the environmental protection agency wants to put a portion of the anaconda mine site near yerington on its national priority list. the controversy concerns the 260 acres of the sprawling site last worked by a company which has since gone bankrupt.
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ponds are expected to fill with sediment in the next few years. the cost of containing the source of the liquid is estimated at 31-million dollars. if the site is put on the priority list the federal government would pay 90 percent of the cost. but the mason valley community fears the potential stigma of the listing and the governor is asking the e-p-a to hold off for a few months to allow exploring other funding sources. nearby residents have long feared the site's threat to the ground water. the administration says, however, in the short run the site is safe and stable. polls open in just hours, for our country's first primary in the presidential race. and today, candidates are making their last dash around new hampshire to get the vote. marci gonzalez is in manchester. the final fight? hillary clinton, d-presidential candidate: "vote for me tomorrow!!! to win over- new hampshire voters? "i want to vote for you? and this is the only point?"
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presidential candidate: "i was going to get up but i think i stay on one knee?" now just hours before the first ballots are cast? the candidates are holding - rally - after rally- -after town hall- donald trump, r-presidential candidate: "we have to get rid of the bushes of the world. you know, he's like a child. he's like a spoiled child." gop front runner donald trump on the attack-- still ahead by double digits in the latest poll with iowa caucus winner ted cruz- battling for 2nd with marco rubio..who's defending his repetative message. marco rubio, r-presidential candidate: "...why do you keep saying the same thing about obama trying to change america? i'm gonna keep saying that a million times, because it's true." but a new message from hillary clinton - turning the tables on bernie sanders hillary clinton, d-presidential candidate: "senator sanders took about $220k from wall street firms...
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polling ahead here by 16 points. sen. bernie sanders, d- presidential candidate: "you have the right to determine future of america." and despite the snow- record turn out is expected tomorrow?with the first 3 precincts casting their ballots at midnight. marci gonzalez, abc news, manchester, new hampshire. with the eyes of the nation on nevada in two weeks, both republican and democrats want their caucus events to go off without a hitch. that will be dependent in part on the volunteers each party can get to help out. duriing training at both local party headquarters residents are encouraged to volunteer at the upcoming caucuses. for republicans, there will be 28 locations and the event takes place on february 23rd. participants need to be registered prior to the event. for democrats there will be more than 60-locations at their february 20th event. and you can register at the door. kerry durmick/regional field dir. n.nv. dem caucus we do have walkins that is one way we connect with people. phone calling. we just had a weekend,of action. last weekend where we knocked on a lot a lot of doors. which was good for the county.
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chair washoe co: well really a lot of them are calling into the office and saying i want to volunteer. and we've been collecing names, pretty much, at republican women's clubs all kinds of meetings. for more informaton on caucus locations, times and guidelines, go to our website and click on hot topics. a reminder to residents who want to participate in the republican caucus. you must be registered by february 13th to participate on february 23rd. with the deadline looming, it's recommended you head to the washoe county registrar of voters and register as a republican, the office is open until five in the evening friday february 12th.### he's the president of an ivy league university fraternity. his parents, big-time players in new york. and now, a cornell student is behind bars: accused of attacking a female student in the frat house. elizabeth hur says what the school has done, even though he
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the president of an elite fraternity at cornell.. whose father is the owner of one of new york city's famous concert halls.. is 21- year-old wolfgang ballinger.. seen in this youtube video talking about his goals. wolfgang balligner: "at a young age i was taught to appreciate hard work and especially self- made worth." and now fighting charges that he sexually assaulted a female student inside this fraternity house on campus.. according to court documents, the woman alleges ballinger locked the door and forced himself onto her after she "verbally protested" several times. ballinger pleaded not guilty to first degree attempted rape, first degree criminal sexual act, and first degree sexual abuse. alex spiro, former prosecutor: "the speed at which they took this case out of the university's purview and brought it into a criminal setting suggests that the prosecution believes that they have a strong case." the university president.. also taking immediate action.. placing the fraternity, psi upsilon, on interim suspension.. saying
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the college junior now sits in jail.. after surrendering to police four days after the alleged attack.. last sunday.. his lawyer is denying the accusations.. telling abc news.. ballinger's "innocence will be established at the proper time and in the proper place" ballinger is set to face a judge tomorrow.. for now.. the fraternity says it is cooperating with the ongoing investigation.. elizabeth hur, abc news, ny. there are many myths surrounding pregnancy... kolo 8 news now is here to help you decide fact from fiction. and, peyton manning brings home a win... but questions still remain about playing next year. "you're watching kolo 8 news now at 4:30 with sarah johns and weather with meteorologist jeff thompson this is kolo 8 news now at 4:30." actress gwenyth paltrow took the stand
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information being thrown at you... from your friends, from your family, from online and much information to and there are many myths surrounding pregnancy. kelly bowman separates fact from fiction. true or false, pregnant mothers are eating for two? that's actually false, unfortunately. if you have a healthy diet prior to pregnancy we would like you to increase your calories by 300 calories a day food cravings are caused by the growing baby, true or false? i wish that that were true, but i have to dispel that myth. that is not true. mom may crave that and mom may want that, but the baby doesn't actually know what he or she needs quite yet. babies actually need fruits and vegetables, protein and a little bit of carbohydrates, and a little bit of fat, so it can really
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true or false, it's okay to have an alcoholic beverage? what we've really discovered through research in pregnancy is that there really is no safe level of alcohol. true or false, you should only drink decaf while pregnant? false. so. a little bit of caffeine is certainly safe during pregnancy. uh, usually i recommend limiting caffeine to two glasses a day, or two servings a day. i'm kelly bowman. another super bowl, another superbowl commercial causing debate on twitter. and peyton manning brings home the win... but questions remain about his status for next year. so what kind of weather can we expect tomorrow, and into the rest of the week? we will have a closer look at our forecast...and what you can expect in the days to come...right after the break. for news while you're
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weather dry through the week. expect mostly sunny, mild afternoons, with highs in the low 60s for most western nevada valley locations, and mid-upper 50s in the sierra. nights will stay chilly, with lows dipping below freezing. -jeff tonight: clear, with a low around 30. calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. tuesday: sunny, with a high near 60. southeast wind around 5 mph. tuesday night: mostly clear, with a low around 32. southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening. wednesday: mostly sunny, with
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becoming south around 5 mph. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. thursday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64. thursday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 35. friday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. friday night: mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. saturday: partly sunny, with a high near 59. saturday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 33. sunday: mostly sunny, with a high near 58. high pressure will keep the weather dry through the week. expect mostly sunny, mild afternoons, with highs in the low 60s for most western nevada valley locations, and mid-upper 50s in the sierra. nights will stay chilly, with lows dipping below freezing. -jeff tonight: clear, with a low around 30. calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. tuesday: sunny, with a high near 60. southeast wind around 5 mph. tuesday night: mostly clear, with a low around 32. southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening. wednesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. thursday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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with a low around 35. friday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. friday night: mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. saturday: partly sunny, with a high near 59. saturday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 33. sunday: mostly sunny, with a high near 58. the biggest game night of the year just celebrated its 50th year. throughout the last half century, super bowl sunday has grown into america's consistently most- watched sporting event. gaining more and more viewers, and fetching higher and higher ad prices for host networks. and last night, the n-f-l delivered once again. reid binion reports. super bowl 50 was a close game... until nearly the end, serving up a euphoric victory for the broncos... an excruciating - and bitter defeat the panthers... "it's just really sad... i hope you're happy, goodell, that's what i have to say." and for denver's peyton manning - now the oldest starting super bowl quarterback in history... the big game may have delivered a perfect ending...
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very much. go broncos." he was coy when asked about his future... "not making an emotional decision one way or the other." "like i said i'm going to kind of enjoy tonight, take it one step at a time." but if this was his last game, he couldn't have scripted it better. as always, the game was about much more than just tackles and touch downs half-time was a star- powered musical blow- out... coldplay plus beyonce... beyonce: "ok ladies now let's get in formation." ...and another super bowl half-time veteran - bruno mars. "fellas, let's get this stadium shaking." ...and ending with high lights from fifty years worth of half-time shows. and of course, there were the high-concept, high dollar commercials.... one commercial in particular raised eyebrows... "he's eating doritos, at my ultrasound." "ultrasound" -- by australian filmmaker peter carstairs - was the winner of the doritos ad contest... another big winner sunday night - c-b-s.... charging the highest amount for commercial time in super bowl history at 5 million dollars for 30 seconds. i'm reid binion, reporting. people either loved or
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and the tweets about it, much. just look at dwayne johnson's tweet: "that doritos baby ultrasound commercial could win best commercial of super bowl fifty." cnn's carol costello, not so amused. tweeting: "the doritos ultrasound one was disturbing." she then asked about the fetus. and that character, some organizations say, is a political symbol. nay-rahl naral pro-choice america says the ad uses anti-choice tactics, and humanizes fetuses. conservative talk radio host, and former congressman joe walsh tweeted "sorry pro-abort, baby killers. that is a baby in there. real human life. probably likes doritos, too. deal with it." as an aside, here we are 25-hours after kickoff... and more than one- million people have viewed the youtube link to the commercial.###
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will likely be a very busy week for asian tourists. today marks the start of chinese new year. celebrations generally include music... dancing... and food. but gambling is also a big part of asian culture. downtown casinos have doubled their number of tables for pai gow poker.... and baccarat. "when all the people are together, we try to have more fun, so we play majong or gamble a little bit, and the reason they do that is just trying to enjoy the new year." the silver legacy is also welcoming chinese singing superstar... j-j lin on sunday. throughout the weekend... there will be traditional chinese lion dances in both the silver legacy and the eldorado. both casinos will also have chinese themed buffets. when you get pulled over, you usually aren't too thrilled what the cop hands you, right? one alabama couple was all too happy to take home their ticket. find out why. noah bond has a look at
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we're working on several new and updated stories coming up on kolo 8 news now at 5. it was a cruise that went bad.... very bad. hurricane-like conditions forced passengers inside their cabins. we're taking you along for the journey. it was a functioning copper mine and a major facotr in the lyon county economy for decades. now it's a potential environmental threat that needs to be managed. so why is the local community and the state trying to keep it off a federal priority list for clean-up? i'm ed pearce we'll explain on kolo 8 news now at 5. troopers are investigating a fatal crash. a car hit and killed a
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busy interstate. we have new details, in our 5 o'clock newscast. a couple, speeding down a highway to the hospital end up with quite the traffic stop. instead of an officer handing them a ticket, got something much more significant from him. andy divine has the story. no script available.
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tonight: clear, with a low around 30. calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. tuesday: sunny, with a high near 60. southeast wind around 5 mph. tuesday night: mostly clear, with a low around 32. southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening. wednesday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. wednesday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 34. thursday: mostly sunny, with a high near 64. thursday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 35. friday: mostly sunny, with a high near 63. friday night: mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. saturday: partly sunny, with a high near 59. saturday night: partly cloudy, with a low around 33. sunday: mostly sunny, with a high near 58. "you're watching kolo 8 news now at 5:00." tonight on kolo 8 news now...
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now at 5:00." tonight on kolo 8 news now... federal funding could be available to clean up a now-closed copper mine in lyon county. but having it declared a superfund site... could
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values. a brazen burglary at a reno liquor store. and the thieves swiped a big haul. when it comes to campaigns, volunteers are key. we'll show you how parties are gearing up for the caucuses and the impact volunteers will make. thanks for joining us. i'm noah bond. i'm sarah johns. for decades, it was a major player in the lyon county economy. now? the old anaconda copper mine is a potential environmental threat. the federal environmental protection agency wants to put it on its priority list for clean up. but governor sandoval and the local community are asking for more time to look for alternatives. so what's going on? kolo 8 news now's ed pearce is here with some answers. simply put there's fear this new listing will carry with it a stigma which will harm property values and the local agriculture industry without offering an immediate solution. the environmental protection agency
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