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multiple people are homeless this morning after their homes are destroyed by three separate fires. the last fire happened around 7 p- m last night. fire fighters responded to a house fire at kyle canyon. the house collpased from the flames. fortunately everyone inside was able to make it out safely. no word yet on what caused this fire. earlier in the day...a fire broke out at a downtown business. it started at a furniture store-- yesterday afternoon near maryland parkway and charleston. the two people inside didn't even know the building was on fire!. they have a passersby to thank for saving their lives this morning. fire fighers estimate the damage at 75-thousand dollars. fire crews say-- it was an electrical box in the attic where the fire started. just a little earlier...a trailer fire broke out leavning two people homeless-- this morning. this was near lake mead and walnut.
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from the family...and why this fire ended with one family member behind bars... a family who has already been through so much-- is hit hard again. their father passed away suddenly, and now they are turning to you, our viewers, for help. you may remember alyssa mowery. she survived being hit by a car. thursday night, we learned her father suddenly died in his sleep. now, alyssa's mom says she has been struggling...trying to come to terms with his death. 22:57:20 she has moments of clarity where she realizes he's gone and not coming back but she has short-term momory loss accepting it over and over and over and over again. their family is now struggling to pay his funeral costs. they've set up a "gofundme page". if you would like to donate, we have the link posted on our
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right now, take a good look at your screen. this is 81- year-old.... north las vegas police need your help finding him. they say he may be in danger! he has been missing since thursday... he left his home near revere and tropical and never came back. his family says he may have early on-set dementia. if you see him, call north las vegas police right away. now to an action news update on a deadly shooting-- the coroner just identified the man shot and killed in a parking lot. he's 27-year-old steven spurlin. police are hoping this new information will lead them to the killer. the shooting happened near rainbow and westcliff. witnesses tell 13 action news a nissan pulled up....spurlun rolled out of the car.....and then another man fired six shots at him before he could even stand. we're also learning more about a family fight that ended in tragedy. police say the teen killed friday after fighting with either his father or step father-- is 22-year-old devry
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but the big question now is -- why! metro is considering filing criminal charges against him. now, investigators are talking to family members who were there during the fight to get to the bottom of all this. this all happened at the family's home near cimarron and mountain's edge parkway. at some point, the teen stabbed the man 4 times.....and then-- the man shot and killed the boy. that man is at u-m-c. police out in full force overnight and today for the big game! and today for the big game! if you're planning on having a few drinks...just don't get behind the wheel. d-u-i check points will be set up all over the valley starting at 6 p-m tonight and through the early morning hours. as millions of football fans get ready to host their friends to watch the game... abc's brandi hitt in is santa clara, california - with the latest on everything from security to the halftime show - to the commercials. nats --fans super bowl 50 -- is
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nats -- "go broncos!" excitement -- building -- for the ultimate football showdown broncos... and carolina panthers. nats at 39... peyton manning is one of the best quarterbacks of all time. the super bowl champ -- uncertain -- if tonight's game will be his last. sot -- peyton manning, broncos quarterback // 1:51 - :54 // "i catch myself being a little more emotional at times..." manning -- and the tough broncos defense... take on the nearly undefeated panthers... led by 26-year-old cam newton. quarterback the marquee win we need as a franchise." off the field... all eyes are on the massive security presence on the ground and in the air... sot -- david johnson fbi special agent in charge // 12:11:05 - :10 // "the fbi is unaware of any significant, credible threats specifically targeting super bowl 50. " and with an estimated 189 million americans expected to tune- in... nats -- commercial (singing sheep) "i spent all my years... believing you..." 2 those "richard... (startled) are you looking for these?" 2 along with coldplay -- and special guest beyonce -- head-lining the half time show.
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singer // 15:38:10 - :14 // "it's the biggest honor... the biggest privilege... and so they put their life and soul into it." that same feeling -- felt by the players - on the field tonight? hoping to win super bowl 50. ((on camera tag)) if you can't be here... you may be one of the 70 million americans expected to attend a super bowl party... consuming some 1.3 billion chicken wings -- according to the national chicken council. brandi hitt -- abc news -- santa clara, california.> good morning everyone! coming up... two days away from the new hampshire primary and presdiential hopefuls are duking it out. all of the g-o-p debate highlights are next.
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sunken vehicles. a number of cars fell through cracked ice at lake geneva's winterfest and u-s snow sculpting competition. the lake geneva fire department is now working to get those cars out of the ice. fortunatley there were no people inside the sunked cars. we're still waiting to hear how many vehicles were swallowed by the ice! back here in the valley...we don't have that ice to deal with....but we're thawing out! let's get over to 13 action new meteorologist carlo falco with you sunny sunday forecast. ((ad-lib at open set with live
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two days away from the new hampshire primary and the gop contenders in the race for president made their final pitches in a prime time debate. abc's kenneth moton is in manchester, new hampshire with that last minute push for votes for the republicans and the democrats. (kenneth standup open) 48 hours away from the first in the nation primary votes and the governors in the race are feeling good this morning after their strong debate performances. script: the final gop debate before the new hampshire primary. and it was a good night for the governors?a bad one for rising candidate marco rubio. sot rubio 20:31:34 under chris christie's governorship of new jersey, they have been downgraded nine times in their credit rating sot christie beginning with incorrect and incomplete information and then the memorized 25-second speech that is exactly what his
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donald trump did was use eminent domain to try to take the property of an elderly woman on the strip in atlantic guy tonight. i didn't take the property. iowa caucus winner ted cruz was in apology mode sot ted cruz 20:25:51 ben i am sorry cruz?accused of playing dirty tricks to steal caucus voters from dr. ben carson last week. sot ben carson 20:24:25 washington ethics basically says if it's legal you do what you need to do in order to win. that's not my ethics. my ethics is, you do what's right. while the republicans debated? sot hillary clinton (source: wash 6 hillary clinton portsmouth nh refeed pool c16 020616) 21:06:03 i need your help on tuesday. laughs on saturday night live during this titanic inspired skit. sot bernie sanders snl i'm so sick of the one percent getting this preferential treatment. (kenneth standup close) today, sanders is headed back to this state where he is leading big while clinton will be in flint, michigan for a community meeting on the water crisis.
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hosting rallies, town halls and super bowl watch parties. kenneth moton, abc news manchester, new hampshire > while the republicans spent the night debating, the democrats were on the campaign trail. former president bill clinton is campaigning for his wife, right here in southern nevada! he spoke to potential voters in pahrump yesterday. the former president says his wife is the best candidate because she has the right vision for america,....and she can actually win the general election. bill clinton 12:36:34 - 12:36:54 "she's the only...that is inclusive." he went on to say mrs clinton will keep our military the strongest in the world, and will always produce tough diplomacy.
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clinton's visit to nevada. clinton was right here in the valley on friday. the whole clinton team is out in full force. hillary's daughter chelsea is busy campaigning in south carolina her solo campaign is about promoting "women for hillary" events across the state. if you haven't registered to vote still can! the registration deadline is coming up for the nevada primary. facebook is trying to help improve participation in the upcoming primary. you might have seen an ad pop up on your facebook as reminder to register to vote! if you missed the ad...just head online to register...the primary is coming up this month on the 20th. are you saving your money today...or splurging for the superbowl? for some people it's just as much about the parties as it is the game. analysts say millenials will spend the most today for the super bowl.. the national retail federation reports...people ages 25 to 34 will shell out about
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dollars more than the average. millenials will spend most on food and new t-v's. straight ahead... disaster strikes in taiwan. rescue crews worked through the night and into the morning trying to find people trapped under this deadly mess. taking a live look now at new york city...where the u-n security council is planning to meeting this morning. they'll be discussing north korea's satellite launch in just a couple hours. you're watching good morning las vegas on channel 13. we'll be right back on this
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into orbit. the launch is widely believed to be a cover for a long-range missile test. this launch comes just a month after north korea claimed to successfully test a hydrogen bomb. the reaction from the u-s--japan and south korea has been swift and unanimous.
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condemning the rocket launch by north korea. china says it regrets that north korea went ahead with the launch and is urging "all sides to exercise calm." the u-s, japan and south korea have called for an emergency u-n security council meeting. right ow...rescue crews in taiwan are working to help people trapped after a powerful earthquake there. we are learning just minutes ago that the death toll is's now at 26. rescue crews worked through the night and into this morning after that deadly 6 point 4 magnitude earquake struck. the earthquake caused several high- rise buildings to fall...trapping hundreds in the rubble. almost 5-hundred people left injured. right now over one hundred still unaccounted for! breaking overnight....we're learning that flint will be the next destination for the democratic debate! the internationally televised event will be on march 6. democratic hopefuls bernie sanders and hillary clinton
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sanders and hillary clinton will hit the debate stage just two days before the michigan and mississippi primaries at least one person is dead, several others are injured after a giant crane collapsed in lower manhattan. this morning investigators still aren't sure what brought this massive crane down. andrew spencer has the details. < investigators in new york are trying to figure out why a crane collapsed in lower manhattan friday morning. the fallen crane stretched more than a block. (witness) "i heard a huge noise, and it just like went sideways, we didn't actually see anything, [did you feel it?] yes of course you can feel." mayor bill de blasio part of that process includes diverting pedestrians and traffic from the area. (bill de blasio/new york) "the fact is this is a very very sad incident, we've lost a life, but if you go out there on the street as i did, and see what happened here, thank god it was not worse." more than 130-emergency workers rushed to
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west broadway friday morning. (bill de blasio/new york) "this is an area that normally would have had a lot of people around it, rush hour in the morning, lower manhattan." there's no official cause for the collapse yet, but it happened while new york city was under a winter weather advisory. now utility crews are going york city was under a winter weather advisory. now utility crews are going building to building looking for gas leaks. the mayor says don't expect the area to be back up and running the mayor says don't expect the largely cut off for several position. i'm andrew spencer reporting. .> according to the n-y-p-d, the vcitim's name is david wiches, a 38- year-old form new york. two others are being treated for injuries, police say they remain in stable condition good morning las vegas.. still ahead this morning... nats of alicia keys football fans spent the night
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keys....wait to see what big names surprised at her show. a couple left homeless-- after a fire tears through their
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on a somali plane...we brought you this as breaking news last week. won't be as strong, but they'll be a bit gusty at times. the atmosphere and keep temperatures warming from the last couple days with highs in the mid and upper 60s this afternoon. in the 60s. overnight lows will be mild with temperatures dipping into the mid 40s tonight and then pushing very close to 70 for monday. the winds will shut down monday pressure settles directly overhead. some high clouds will start to filter in from the west late on wednesday and into thursday which will feature more high wispy clouds. temperatures stay in the low 70s through friday. let's get right to breaking news... you'll remember the explosion
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somali plane...we brought you this as breaking news last week. now two somali airport workers have been arrested. it was video that led authorities to these two people. that showed them with a laptop believed to have held the bomb that exploded on that plane. the plane had to make an emergency landing when it lost pressure from that explosion. a couple married for 50 years is left homeless this morning
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trailer... what's their son has been taken into custody as a person of interest for arson. 13 action news reporter david schuman has the details. . "i love you." "i love you too." soon after police took wallace hicks away...his girlfriend destiny coalwell broke down. 18:27:21 destiny coalwell "i seen him catch on fire for a split second." hicks was picked up for outstanding warrants in separate cases..but fire investigators say he is a person of interest in this fire. the estimate is thirty thousand dollars in damage. coalwell says she was right next to her boyfriend when he accidentally started the fire. 18:27:51 "everything happened so fast." the two of them had been staying at the trailer with hicks' parents. while coalwell was overcome by her emotions...ada hicks and her husband picked through the wreckage. "what a mess, huh?" 18:20:20 ada hicks "all i'm going to do is pick up, do what i do and go ahead on and move. you know, you move on." 18:21:44 "it's going to be a
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it." the suspect's girlfriend says it was all an accident. fire crews aresti rking on determining what caused this fire near lake mead and walnut. the couple says they were planning to move out soon and this just forces them to speed up the process a fight between two neighbors keeps on escalating! it all started as a shouting match....but now - it's getting violent. and it's all over a structure with a tarp. sean pierrot says he put up this curtain because his neighbors' surveillance cameras were pointing inside his home. he also says this whole thing can be easily resolved. 12:01:00:17 sean pierrot, put up tarp this is very simple and i would like to say this, remove the cameras, and i'll remove the tarp immediately, put the camera back into the direction of your property and no longer into my home surveying my wife and children, i have no problem with removing be made with specific
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....but pierrot says the tarp was approved. 13 action news is waiting for a call back from code enforcement to confirm that. a big crowd gathered in front of mandalay bay. wildlife activists were out there protesting trophy hunting! meanwhile...the safari club international was holding its national convention there. organizers says they are outraged safari club gives people awards for their kills. carrie leblanc // exec dir of compassionworks int'l 23:59:25 --23:59:33 "these people...that is disgusting." yesterday's protests was one of 30 happening around the world in memory of cecil the lion... you may remember, that is the lion that was killed by a minnesota dentist last summer. the final night for super bowl city was a success. the pop up city was packed to see alisha keys last night. out a-b-c affiliate in san
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script: alicia keys spoke briefly about san francisco native, mario woods, before switching into full performance mode. her husband, hip hop artist, swizz beats, made a surprise appearance sot full he got the crowd going. many here had been waiting ? for hours. sot full some fans got here late this morning - expecting the crowd to be big and for space to be limited. for many - fighting the packed streets just to get in - wasn't easy. sot full
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- and even 'that' was over some guests had a hard time getting to that too! ((sot - james curleigh/levi's pres @ 53:41-48 "we have a positive problem, people are struggling to get in b/c the city is in san francisco, lisa amin gulezian, abc 7 news.> it's game time at the downtown las vegas events center with downtown's largest "big game bash" party. there will be food drinks...and of course the game! doors open at noon! if you want to get some exercise before all that game day food....why not run a 10-k today? the big game 10-k is back starting at 8:30 this morning. there's a costume contest before hand so make sure you dress up! even if you're not going to the'll want to know about some road closures. starting at 6 a-m las vegas boulevard will be closed from hoover avenue to carson avenue. a lot of downtown streets will
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here's a look...the red shows the streets where the 10-k will go. everything is expected to re-open around 11 a-m. for a list of all the super bowl events going on around the valley today...head to our website k-t-n-v dot com. it's a big weekend here in las vegas...people also coming out for the fight last night at the m-g-m grand garden arena. former welterweight champion johny hendricks took on stephen "wonderboy" thompson. thompson ended this super bowl headline fight with a knockout. good morning las vegas... coming up... women calling the c-d-c's new recommendations sexist...demanding an apology. we'll tell you what the c-d-c
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by a corrupt political system where wall street banksand billionaires buy elections. my campaign is funded by over two and a half million small contributions. people who know you can't level the playing field
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the c-d-c is apologizing this morning...after a controversial recommendation. many people say they went way too far...telling women to refrain from drinking alcohol because the risk to babies is too high. while many women support the
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about the dangers of drinking while pregnant - the new guidelines hit a nerve. they go further telling health professionals to: "advise a woman to stop drinking if she is trying to get pregnant or not using birth control with sex." mos navy jacket: it just makes no sense to me. mos pink jacket woman: are you serious? is this really what you feel comfortable telling your wife, your sister, your daughter? social media erupted with tweets calling the new guildlines...patroniz ing and now the c-d-c is apologizing...saying "we were sorry some people took offense at our communications." we're just getting new numbers in on the zika virus... this new poll from reuters shows the virus is discouraging americans from travel! this is specifically to latin america. that's where the virus is the worst... the c-d-c has issued travel alerts for many countries in
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right now the risk is greatest for pregnant women...if they contract the virus it can cause their babies to have birth defects. many of us don't even start to think about the dangers of having high cholesterol until we hit middle age, but new studies are showing that young adults are at risk too. the new study says young adults should be thinking about ward off dangerous heart disease later. the most important thing is to checked. you can do this at your doctor's office during regular check ups. but also many local drug stores offer tests for free at various times of the year. diet and exercise are the main lifestyle changes that can be made at any age, but for those with very high levels of cholesterol - medicine might be needed to keep it in check. now to the health crisis in flint michigan... this morning...lawmakers are meeting with families affected by that lead-contaminated water.
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people say state officials did nothing to fix the situation. the governor hopes these politicians will help get money to flint to help fix the problem. a wind advisory is in effect for the colorado river valley and lake mead through monday night and winds could gust to 40mph at times. winds in las vegas won't be as strong, but they'll be a bit gusty at times. expect winds to peak around 20mph this afternoon and stay a little breezy overnight. the winds will work to mix up the atmosphere and keep
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from the last couple days with highs in the mid and upper 60s this afternoon. some areas will hit 70 today in areas like henderson and downtown las vegas but overall most of the valley will remain in the 60s. overnight lows will be mild with temperatures dipping into the mid 40s tonight and then pushing very close to 70 for monday. the winds will shut down monday
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but temperatures won't quit rising. highs will peak around 72 wednesday and thursday as high pressure settles directly overhead. some high clouds will start to filter in from the west late on wednesday and into thursday which will feature more high wispy clouds. temperatures stay in the low 70s through friday. when good morning las vegas returns... more than 18 inches of snow
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charleston last week--- but while many are heading up the mountain to enjoy the snow...there are some rules we need to remind you about. we'll have
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the mt. charles winter alliance want people to listen to a few rules that could lead to a problem-free mountain experience. joining me now is gina traficant-- representing lee cayon. gina traficant-- rep with lee canyon. (questions) 1) there has been a lot of talk about the mt charleston
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those who don't know about it who is involved and how did it get started? 2) we heard that lee canyon can have upwards of 25,000 people over the course of a weekend driving up to the mountains, how can people stay safe or prepare for the rush? 3) there are no gas stations on
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mountain, has this been a concern when individuals are not aware of this? 4) what are some safe snow play areas for visitors at the mountain? 5) is it true that individuals have been leaving trash up at the mountain? 6) anything else
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for more info on the mt. charleston winter alliance--- visit. mt- charleston-winter-dot-com still ahead on good morning las vegas.. imagine falling asleep on your
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for one intern that's the least of his worries! drivers says a road sign in north carolina is prophecizing
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super bowl's outcome, and a sleepy-eyed intern gets shamed-- photoshop-style-- for napping on the job. here are today's stories...
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panthers fans are calling a highway sign in north carolina "a prophecy" about this weekend's super bowl. the sign-- which gives mileage to two small towns-- reads denver- 7, newton- 20. panthers fans say its an omen that their star qb cam newton will emerge victorious this weekend. i'm sure broncos fans disagree, but as an impartial journalist, it's not my place to take sides. (cough) go broncos (cough) former super bowl champ and undercover... as a driver for the ride-sharing service lyft in little fun. at first the passengers are none- the-wiser... "who's your team?....not into sports, man." but eventually, he lets them in on the joke. "im jerry rice...(laughs/hugs) an intern who nodded off at work learned a valuable life lesson.... if you fall asleep...first you get photobombed, get photoshopped. the intern fell asleep sitting up in his chair on his first
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startup. first day, dude? after his colleagues gave him a ligh intern posted the pic on reddit. and..the internet responded accordingly. because, well...internet. that was jeremy roth reporting... you can check out all of the stories that are trending today.. just head to our website, a wind advisory is in effect for the colorado river valley and lake mead through monday night and winds could gust to 40mph at times. winds in las vegas won't be as little breezy overnight. the winds will work to mix up the atmosphere and keep temperatures warming from the last couple days with highs in downtown las vegas but overall most of the valley will remain quit rising. highs will peak around 72 filter in from the west late on wednesday and into thursday which will feature more high look at the golden gate
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ready for the superbowl! thanks for joining us this morning. good morning america is up next. and join us back here at 8 a-m for another full hour of the day's
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