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both here in nevada... and in south carolina the frontrunners lived up the to their titles at the ballot box today. voters gave hillary clinton a big win in the silver state. she needed to beat bernie sanders convincingly after her lopsided loss in new hampshire. and in the first southern primary, donald trump easily won south carolina -- his second straight victory -- leaving marco rubio and ted cruz to fight it out for runner-up. and the palmetto state claimed a political casualty. abc's megan hughes reports from columbia, south carolina. hillary clinton and donald trump--now each boast two wins in the race for the white house? clinton sounding confident-and taking swings--
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plan for the big banks. the middle class needs a raise! and we need more jobs! south carolina voters cementing--donald trump as the outsider- now firmly on the "inside" track. sot trump: "there's nothing easy about running for president. i can tell you. it's tough, it's nasty, it's mean, it's vicious. it's beautiful. when you win it's beautiful." long lines to vote in both states reflecting a heavy turnout? ted cruz and marco rubio-both with strong performances. after another poor showing, an emotional jeb bush called it quits. . sot jeb bush: "tonight, i am suspending my campaign, yeah, yeah. " in nevada--bernie sanders emphasizing that he narrowed a big gap with clinton. sot sanders you know, five weeks ago we were 25 points behind in the polls. megan hughes on camera: and sanders is also behind here in south carolina?democrats will vote here next
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megan hughes, abc news, columbia, south sanders may have lost nevada.... but at u-n-r... and across much of northern nevada ... he seemed to be the clear winner. at the ansari business building.... a few scattered clinton supporters could be found... but overwhelming support went to the vermont senator. many people said they because they have similar views on social policies. "pretty much all of them but i think the most progressive thing, what really seperates him from hillary- he has a lot of really great stances on racial justice which i think are really valuable, i support the free education. i think higher education is very valuable for our country. the more people we have that have a higher education is going to do nothing but benefit us. " precinct 50-27... was made up almost entirely of students. in the end only 19 of the more than 200 people in the room supported clinton....
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today's democratic caucus could be the turning point presidential candidate hillary clinton needed. kolo 8 new now's catherine van takes a look at how this caucus is setting the way for a national trend in this year's election. nats: thank you nevada! thank you so much! hillary clinton shows that the most valuable lesson is learned from experience. fred: she's basically playing from the obama playbook in 2008 that had defeated her so she's learned her lessons in that process. fred lokken, a political science professor at tmcc says after winning a tight race against bernie sanders... this is a major game changer for the the clinton fred: if this turns out to be a firewall and she's able to move forward and establish momentum, nevada will be recognized as the state that really defined that candidacy and put it on track. voter turnout was low... the 80 thousand democrats who did show up today... fell short of
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the key groups--the youth and latinos... many of them caucusing for the first time. fred: we had 60 percent today for the democratic caucus had never participated in the caucus before. that number may be very real for the republicans as well. a flaw... lokken says that roots deep in the democratic process. fred: the caucus process did no work as well. it discourages participation and excitement both for democrats and i will project for republicans. the nevada caucus showed wins for sanders in the latino vote and the campaign's lightning speed momentum. it proves that even if he can't win the nomination from clinton... people are hearing his message and want change. fred: it's the idea you might not be winning all the delagates that you need, but you're winning more than anyone else. that's what matters. that's what creates the aura of momentum, that's what builds confidence in the candidate and the agenda in the campaign. as for tuesday's republican caucus... lokken projects a win for donald trump. in reno cvk8nn.
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one clinton supporter isn't yet old enough to vote - but he'll be of age by election day. kolo 8 news now terri russell follows him as he dives into his first election season. "allison, a-ll..." 17 year old jesse allison signed in before noon today at his precinct at grace warner elementary school in northwest reno. clerk: 98 i graduated high school in that year, this is awesome. easily one of the youngest in the crowd he sat next to fellow hillary supporters in the cafeteria. woman: i'm interested in south carolina jesse: oh yea. while jesse talked politics, others wait patiently, even reading the paper about their task at hand. at noon, computers down, doors closed, and the caucuses after introductions, and a a head count was taken
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to two sides of the room, one for bernie, one for hillary. from the looks of it, there were more sanders supporters in the room. once, to make sure. and then, with the help of math, sanders six, clinton 5. i thought it would be. his job is not done yet. jesse: 775-....... eight years ago the nine year old jesse was taken with his parents as they caucused for the first time. he said he was bored to death. tonight he is headed to the washoe county democratic convention as a delegate. at grace warner elementary school terri russell kolo 8 news now. the washoe county democrat convention is april. ## with so many people eager to weigh in on nevada's democratic caucus - some locations in las vegas - and northern nevada were
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showed up. in washoe county, long lines delayed the start of the caucus at many locations. caucus sites were still trying to register would-be voters long past the scheduled noon starting time. at first, democratic party officials said the caucus would begin while people waited in line. a few minutes later, officials began to rush everyone inside-- saying they would register voters during the actual caucus. the overcrowding even pushed some precincts outside. ## now that the south carolina primary has wrapped up... the g-o-p candidates are turning their focus to nevada. right now, all the remaining candidates, except john kasich, are heading west. ben carson will be in reno tomorrow. he is expected to speak at a "we the people" town hall at atlantis casino resort at 3:00 pm after that he will head to skyline church for an event at 6:00pm monday - the republican
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piper's opera house at 9-30 in the morning. ted cruz is holding a rally monday afternoon in elko. after that he'll be at the boys and girls club in reno for a rally at seven o'clock. cruz also has rallies planned in fernley, minden and carson city, tuesday. marco rubio will be in elko for a rally monday morning... ...before heading to reno for a rally at the peppermill. that begins at 12:30. he will then be in minden for another rally monday afternoon. and donald trump will speak at a rally... ...tuesday at the nugget casino resort. doors open at ten in the morning. you can stay up to date with the latest election information anytime at kolo-tv-dot-com. a driver who got out of their car to run down the street - died when he hit by another car just before seven tonight. it happened near rob drive and mae ann ave. reno police say two cars had been involved
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possibly a road rage incident. that's when one of the drivers stopped - got out of his car and started chasing the other car on foot. police say a third - unrelated vehicle hit the driver - as they were running in a travel lane. the driver of the car in the initial confrontation - left the area before police arrived. the driver who was hit is being treated for serious injuries. the major accident investigation team is looking into the accident - they say the driver of the third vehicle is being cooperative. neither drugs or alcohol are suspected to be a factor. police have a suspect in custody following a manhunt in michigan for a man who police say drove around and shooting people at random. officials in kalamazoo county say he killed six people. three others have been wounded, with two of them in critical condition. an under-sheriff says a man in his 50's started firing at people saturday night.
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or silver chevrolet... and he found his victims in an apartment complex, a car dealership and outside a cracker barrel restaurant. authorities say all of the attacks have been connected to the same person. in the nation's capitol.... family and and political power players gathering to say goodbye to supreme court justice antonin scalia. he died unexpectedly last weekend at the age of 79 while on a hunting trip in texas. scalia's cloak-draped casket was given high catholic honors at a funeral presided over by his son paul scalia. " sot/rev. paul scalia dad understood that the deeper he went in his catholic faith, the better a citizen and public servant he became. " more than 3-thousand people packed the basillica to say goodbye. justice clarence thomas, who's famously silent from the bench, read scripture scalia is survived by his wife of 55 years... their nine children... and
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president obama, who did not attend the funeral is spending the weekend armed with a binder of research preparing to choose a nominee to fill the seat left by scalia. but top senate republicans say his pick should be blocked with no confirmation until 2017. painting the town pink.... the grand sierra resort hosting the annual diva's day out - a look at what this year's event had to offer. plus -- a wild game in las vegas -- nevada and u-n- l-v played a little overtime -- ben ross will have the highlights later in sports
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pressure will slowly build over the sierra and western nevada this weekend, becoming more pronounced early next
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through most or all of next week. afternoon temperatures warm to above average by sunday and may approach 8 to 14 degrees above average by the middle of next week. && .short term... very few changes made to the inherited short term forecast today. a mid/upper wave moves through tonight with increased high clouds during the evening. these clouds should thin out by sunday morning. another weak short wave moves east just north of the forecast area sunday evening into monday morning. while forcing and moisture are somewhat limited with this feature there could
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produce a few sprinkles or flurries near the oregon border sunday evening. elsewhere...conditions should remain dry. an amplified ridge starts to develop just off the west coast by monday morning. with this ridge building inland through tuesday much of the region will see clear to partly cloudy skies with light winds. mixing may be the best on monday as winds off the surface rrain northwest through much of the day. by tuesday winds become light through the atmosphere and temps begin to warm aloft. this...and light easterly low lvl winds...will limit mixing and could inhibit
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- ready? an event this weekend helps parents and students start down the path toward higher education. it's a day for the ladies... to go out and every wonder what nature valley is made of? that's what we're made of. no artificial colors. no artificial flavors. no artificial sweeteners. nature valley granola bars.
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get pampered. thousands of women - stopping by the grand sierra resort this morning... for the annual "diva's day out" celebration. kolo 8 news nows chris buckley has more. a very long line outside the summit pavilion saturday morning... some of theses ladies waited for hours. "we got here at 8" it was free feather boas for the first thousand divas... "its my first time here i'm so excited i get some free stuff of course, look at this wonderful
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and a short line to meet chad duell and bryan craig from abc's "general hospital." "i watch these two men their whole careers on gh i'm a big fan." it's both these actors first time in reno... "we've never been here before we were reallys surprised opened the windown here in the hotel and saw the snow in the mountains we don't see that in la" "we love meeting the fans and we're learning a lot from them the sometimes know more about the show than we do so they ask questions and sometimes we don't know the answers." the expo featured more businesses... offering everything from clothes and jewelry... to health and wellness products. this is the and an annual tradition for many. had so much fun last year we decided to bring the mommy. i was broken but i'm so glad i'm here and i will come again."
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kolo 8 news now. wasn't the only thing going on at the university today. an event was also held graduation and beyond... "family access day," a collaboration between the washoe county n-r. about a hundred families got to learn about preparing for college. that process starts as early as pre-k. experts say "home component along with like the washoe county library system. twelve library branches, offers access to online resources... including a children's learing program called "tumblebooks" "tumblebooks reads the book to the child and points to the word its like the old style first grade listening centers with the headphones basically it does that on the computer now." all online services through the washoe county library system... are free to anyone with a library card.
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with a preview of sports. -nevada vs. u-n-l-v -- wild game in las vegas -- went to overtime! plus -- 8 northern championships on the line in high school (singing) i just can't wait to meet you, sweet child you're on the way, i'm filled with expectation, and you're
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n, voice-over: last summer, my new dad took me on vacation. [throws up] first, we went deep-sea fishing... i'm so proud of you son! [throws up] then we went on thunder shark. three times! [throws up] announcer: you don't have to be perfect to be a perfect parent. thousands of kids in foster care will take you just as you are. the high school hoops in a moment, but we start with nevada and u-n-l-v... the wolf pack looking for the season sweep of their rivals from the south and what a wild game this turned out to be -- let's go right to the end... tied at 77 with under 10 seconds to go... marqueze coleman for 3! with 2.4 seconds left... coleman had 31 points and 10 rebounds... no timeouts for the
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-- at the buzzer! are you kidding me?... ties the game at 80 -- unbelievable... and u-n-l-v would dominate the overtime -- they outscore nevada 22-11... and the pack loses a heartbreaker, 102-91 in overtime pack women hosting unlv... and wearing pink to raise awareness for cancer research... nevada comes out firing... stephanie schmid hit a pair of 3's... she had 16 points... great feed from kelsey kaelin inside to nyasha lesure... 19, 6, and 6 for the reed grad... and the pack takes down the rebels 71-65 now to high school hoops -- 8 northern championship games today -- 4 boys and 4 girls we begin in division 1 -- top-ranked carson facing #3 reno reno for the title... huskies strike first... david kyle...soft touch... he's gonna walk-on at nevada next year.,..
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jared rooker...nice look to jayden dejoseph... hoop and the foul... carson up eight after 1... reno chips into the lead... logan shaw hits the three... reno up five at the half... but carson rallies back.... asa carter hits the corner three... and the senators win the north for the first time since 1995... 51-45 a rematch in the girls game... one bishop manogue and number 2 reno... the miners were dominant today... tawni henderon buries the three... manogue up 10 at the half... reno playing catch-up... inside to mallory mcgwire... but manogue would take a 20 point lead into the 4th quarter.... katie turner with a big three... then a nice dump-off to malia holt... the miners repeat as northern champs... 72-59 to division i-a... number 2 elko against south tahoe... the vikings, number one in intros... indians go right to eric klekas...
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he's got great range... but south tahoe gave them all they could handle.. nice feed -- full court -- from tommy cefalu to ethan strain... but the indians hold on... dustin baum for a three of his own... elko wins the title 45-43 over on the girls side... lowry taking on undefeated fallon... the green wave can do it all... they go inside to faith cornmesser.... you gotta have faith!... then they go outside... kaitlyn hunter knocks down the jumper... but the bucs came to play... they were hitting their threes... jilian albright from the corner.... lowry pulls off the upset!...40-39... fallon loses its first game of the season to division four... whittell taking on hawthorne... 22-game winning streak... here's one reason why!... he was also their star quarterback... game... they went inside a lot to taylen wachsmuth....
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it was a tie game at the half... but whittell puts it away... palmer chaplin buries the three.... whittell wins the northern title 60-44 to the division four girls title game... mcdermitt against owyhee... bulldogs go inside to kristen long... they jump out to a 20- point lead.. braves trying to get back into it... this will help!.. tracy kelly from way downtown... that's some serious range!... but mcdermitt turns it into a rout... precious master -- jump stop and score... the bulldogs win the north 76-38 and finally to division 3, where the yerington boys beat lovelock in overtime -- and the incline girls edge west wendover 41-39 a few more quick notes -- bighorns lose tonight -- wolf pack baseball and softball both win... and congratulations to
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and diving team -- they win the mountain west championship -- just the second nevada team to win a mountain west title. thanks ben...we'll be right back. a ridge of h announcer: if you're looking for an incredible experience, meet a shelter pet and adopt. they make super pets who will enrich your life and steal your heart. adopt and bring home a shelter pet today.
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when you stay connected to your kids, they'll stay connected to you. the boys town national hotline can help. call the boys town national hotline at 1-800-448-3000 (tdd# 1-800-448-1433) ...or visit us on the web at parenting dot org. western nevada this weekend, becoming more pronounced early next week. it will remain dry through most or all of next week. afternoon temperatures warm to above average by sunday and may approach 8 to 14 degrees above average by the middle of next week. && .short term... very few changes made to the inherited short term forecast today. a mid/upper wave moves through tonight with increased high clouds during the evening.
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morning. another weak short wave moves east just north of the forecast area sunday evening into monday morning. while forcing and moisture are somewhat limited with this feature there could be sufficient lift to produce a few sprinkles or flurries near the oregon border sunday evening. elsewhere...conditions should remain dry. an amplified ridge starts to develop just off the west coast by monday morning. with there are two kinds of folks who sit around thinking about how to kill people--psychopaths and mystery writers. i'm the kind that pays better. who am i? i'm rick castle. castle. castle. i really am ruggedly handsome, aren't i? every writer needs inspiration, and i've found mine. detective kate beckett. beckett. beckett. nikki heat? the character he's basing on you. and thanks to my friendship with the mayor, i get to be on her case. i would be happy to let you spank me. and together, we catch killers. we make a pretty good team, you know? like starsky and hutch, turner and hooch. you do remind me a little of hooch. (siren whoops)
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you drive, i'll ride. all right. (making kissing noises) on one knee? yes, that's a good girl. what's up, castle, you proposing? oh, no. just waiting for you. that's too bad. you two make a cute couple. yeah. hey, you think i should get a dog? what am i, your wife? yeah, you're my work-wife. no, i'm not your work-wife. i could get a bloodhound. i could name him sherlock, and then i could--i could bring him to crime scenes. no, you couldn't. oh, what? it'd be adorable. i could get him to wear a little sherlock hat, train him how to carry a little magnifying glass. oh, see? right there. disapproving, judgmental-- you're totally my work-wife. oh, the blood's bold, but it works. not sure he'd agree. (camera shutter clicking) mm. well, obviously, he was into art. (esposito) victor fink, 43, gallery owner.


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