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have a new front-runner. how it could affect.... this weekend's caucus. boxing superstar manny pacquiao has lost another fight.. but this one didn't happen in the ring. and the knockout punch got him right in the pocketbook. police had their hands full this morning..... after a suspect leads them on a wild ride.... in a stolen car. an early morning car chase ends.... with an s-u-v.... slamming into a fence!!! as it turns out.. the car was stolen from a nearby car lot. 13 action news anchor jessica janner has the whole story. "he lost control of the vehicle is what happened... he was going so fast when he tried to make that corner. he slammed on the breaks and he went right into the yard." a whirlwind 48 hours for this family owned business... 4 cars stolen... then found.... and believe it or not, they saw the whole thing. "what were you thinking in that moment when you saw that all happening to your car? i was just thinking right on... we're gonna get this guy."
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on scene this morning where that car chase ended in the same neighborhood where they later found those other 3 stolen cars... but this afternoon all that's left is this giant hole. and speaking of holes, you won't believe what trouble they went through to get their hands on the keys in the first place. "looked in and noticed all the keys on our board were missing. every single key that we had.i unlocked the door started rambling through the office and that's when i saw the giant hole in the floor." this crash happened less than two miles away. a broken leg didn't even stop the bad guy. sot: "they actually found crutches in the escalade - so he did have a broken leg... that didn't stop him obviously." police arrested one suspect. the serrano family says the'll beef up security on the lot which has been in the valley for years. they're las vegas natives and proud unlv rebels. sot: "we're a family business, family comes first. this is what we do to support our family... as long as everybody's happy and healthy that's all we
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police also found all the stolen keys. now repairs begin on those damaged cars, and the office on lake mead blvd & lamb, jessica janner 13 action news. staying on top of breaking news now. a car crashed into a motorcycle.... on durango near alta...throwing the motorcycle rider off his bike. he was rushed to the hospital. we're told.... he's in stable condition. the other driver is cooperating with police. but no word yet.... if the driver was cited. a child is recovering after being hit by a car.
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fast and first over the scene near iron mountain road and torrey pines. we don't know how badly the child was hurt. metro is still investigating that accident. now... for a look at a number of other stories we're following for you.... right now.... on -13- action news. michael burton reporting near lake mead and lamb - where we've uncovered surveillance video that may help solve a animal cruelty case. this is the video of showing a car that seems to dump trash bags. later, officers found dead cats inside of them. the investigation is being carried out by metro's animal cruelty unit. marissa kynaston here at metros southwest area command-- i was just able to see k9 officer nicky for myself earlier today-- he's happy-- he's energetic-- take vo and police say he's recovering very well. nicky was attacked by a machete
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take down a suspect involved in a barricade situation. officers say they hope to have nicky back to work in about 3 weeks. a man has been sentenced to 13- years in prison for taking part in a drug trafficking scheme. billy cooks pleaded guilty to plotting with his girlfriend.. e'lala frank.. to distribute methamphetimine. the u-s attorney's office says postal inspectors in alaska intercepted a suspicious package in 2014.. sent from cooks in las vegas.. containing more than 400-grams of meth. 'essence las vegas' is opening the first of three medical marijuana dispensaries. the grand opening is happening until 8pm at its location on tropicana near lindell. 'essence' says it will provide a wide selection of cannabis products to its patients. essence plans to open two more
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months.. one on the strip.. the other one in henderson. 13 action news is tracking the latest weather developments. a live look.... outside the valley right now... we have a system moving through the valley this evening. let's check in with.... 13 weather first.... chief meteorologist... bryan scofield with more on the changes we are in store for.... bryan. a high wind warning is in effect for the spring mountains including red rock canyon through 4pm thursday and a wind advisory is in effect for the northern half of clark county excluding lake mead and the colorado river valley. breaking news on a nevada rancher fighting the federal
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fighting the federal government. we just got word that cliven bundy and four others have been indicted by a federal grand jury on 16 felony counts relating to the armed assault at bundy's bunkerville nevada ranch in 2014. bundy was arrested in oregon when he went to support armed militia members at a wildlife refuge there. the charges against him and two of his sons who were also arrested in oregon include use of firearms and assault. no word on when cliven bundy will be brought back to nevada to face charges. that's the latest from the breaking news center. new developments in a battle between the federal government
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a federal magistrate has ordered apple to help the fbi open the iphone-5c belonging to san bernardino terrorist sayed farook. after 10 unsuccessful attempts.. a setting on the phone will automatically delete key data.. and make the phone permanently inaccessible. but apple says creating the privacy of all of its customers. josh earnest / white house press secretary they are not asking apple to redesign its product or to create a new backdoor to one of their they're simply asking for something that would have an impact on this one device investigators want to recover information on the phone to see if farook had any accomplices other than his wife in the december 2nd attack.. which left 14 dead. apple has 5-days to appeal the court order. guns will be allowed in classrooms.... at "the university of texas"... at austin.... next school year. the university president reluctantly approved guidelines.... that comply with a state law.
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concealed handgun license holders..... to bring their weapons into classrooms..... beginning august first. some major developments tonight in the race for the white house.. in the way of polls.. and endorsements. in south carolina.. governor nikki haley announced today she's endorsing marco rubio in this saturday's primary. it's a 'big get' for the republican senator.. but it remains to be seen if nikki hayley will sway voters away from the frontrunners. hayley: ladies and gentlemen if we elect marco rubio every day will be a great day in america rubio: if we lose this election we lose more than an election, i believe we lose the american dream the frontrunners.. donald trump and ted cruz.. are spending a lot of time attacking each other. trump is even threatening legal action over one ad. sot cruz "donald trump if you want to file a lawsuit, challenging this ad, claiming it as defamation, file the lawsuit." and.. for the first time.. a national poll is showing texas senator ted
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the gop primary. the nbc-washington post survey has cruz at 28%.. 2-points ahead of trump. florida senator marco rubio is in third.. about 10-points back.. at 17%. cruz and trump will both be in the valley ahead of next week's gop caucus. trump will be hold a rally on sparks. cruz is planning at least eight stops in nevada, beginning with a rally in pahrump on sunday night. jeb bush plans town hall meetings in summerlin sunday and reno monday evening a 13 action news update tonight. more fallout tonight for 8-time world champion manny pacquiao. nike has decided to end its promotional contract with the boxing superstar. the move comes after pacquiao was quoted as saying gay people are "worse than animals." nike called pacquiao's comments
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discrimination of any kind and has long stood up for the fights of gays. pacquiao, who meets timothy bradley on april 9 at the mgm grand garden arena in what could be his last fight, has apologized for the remarks now... for the latest consumer news.... from contact -13-. if you're looking for a deal on merchandise.... then... you may want to check out the state's.... annual "unclaimed property auction". and... for the first time ever... bidding will be done.... on-line. bids will be taken.... until next wednesday... at 1 p.m. you can bid on hundreds of items.... from jewelry.... to money.... and collectibles. they're all items the state has been holding onto.... the rightful owners haven't come forward.... to claim them. the owners of those items can still claim the cash value of the property.... from the state.... if they come forward. in tonight's financial focus, more luxury shopping coming to the wynn. and, the demand for passports is rising. the new service that may make it easier for you to obtain one. it's something that could happen....
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i've watched as the house across the street has sat empty for over six years. i've watched good friends have their homes foreclosed on. people are still really suffering, and they're looking for somebody that is going to create bold change. wall street gave bad advice and bad loans over and over again, and nothing happened. people are so excited about bernie sanders because they know that he's not beholden to wall street. we need someone like bernie sanders that's going to fight for the middle class. we have to fix things now. sanders: i'm bernie sanders,
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one of the areas that i've been particularly interested in is the area of children. we intend to be sure that everybody in this room and every child in this state is somebody. no matter where they're born, no matter to whom they are born. i want to make sure that every child has a chance to live up to his or her god-given potential. i've spent my life fighting for children, and i'm not stopping now. i'm hillary clinton, and i have always approved this message.
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dow up 257 nasdaq up 98 sp500 up 31 all of the big local gaming stocks rode the wave. mgm resorts up 5%.. caesars entertainment up 15%. over 75-thousand feet of luxury retail space will soon be coming to wynn las vegas. wynn plaza is set to debut in the fall of 2017 with a european ambience. developers say the two-story plaza will be covered by atriums and a skylight rotunda to give shoppers a unique interactive experience. no word yet on a list of retailers. and.. u-p-s is planning to expand passport services at all of its 45- hundred stores across the country. u-p-s says it's in response to a surge in demand.. as nearly 50-million american passports expire over the next 3-years. u-p-s reported an 8-percent increase in passport service sales last month over january of 2015.
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focus.' let's go to 13 weather first meteorologist bryan scofield and 'weather . a high wind warning is in effect for the spring mountains including red rock canyon through 4pm thursday and a wind advisory is in effect for the northern half of clark county excluding lake mead and the colorado river valley. expect gusts to 50mph through the las vegas valley with gusts in excess of 70mph possible in the spring mountains and red rock canyon area. there is a slight chance for some rain showers but it's very slight and the vast majority of the rain will stay in the mountains surrounding the valley. at best some areas of summerlin and centennial hills could see some sprinkles but most of the valley will stay completely dry.
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held warm by the gusty winds and will stay in the mid and upper 50s for the valley which will allow for a nice recovery coming on thursday. highs will be cooler than wednesday's but we'll still reach into the low 70s before warming again into the mid 70s by the weekend as the winds die down. the weekend will be dominated by dry weather with some high level clouds decorating the blue skies.
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new information tonight..... on a california hospital held hostage....
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hackers. hackers rendered computers completely useless today.... at "hollywood presbyterian medical center". tonight... we're learning.... that $17-thousand dollars was paid in ransom money.... to hackers.... to regain control of computers. hackers had infected the hospital's computers with "ransomware".... and... were looking for over -3- million dollars... in ransom. sot steve grobman - chief technology officer, intel security group - so typically what they are doing in ransomware is they are not actually stealing the data but they are doing something that we call encrypting the data. sot steve grobman - chief technology officer, intel security group - they are using more sophisticated tactics but the investigation..... to determine...
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was behind the attack. coming up later.. in tonight's abc primetime lineup on 13 action news: at 8 -- the middle at 8:30 -- the goldbergs at 9 -- modern family at 9:30--black-ish at 10 -- american crime then on 13 action news.. live at 11.. 4:36 darcy stand-up tease: expired food. unwholesome food. a leaky faucet dripping into shredded chicken. and a handsink so dirty there's creatures! when you can the new experience. and.. vegas for another run of shows.. and they'll have a few reminders to look at from their last time around. stay with us.l
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"seaworld san diego they're one of the wall street banks that triggered the financial meltdown -- goldman sachs. just settled with authorities for their part in the crisis that put seven million out of work and millions out of their homes. how does wall street get away with it? millions in campaign contributions and speaking fees. our economy works for wall street because it's rigged by wall street. and that's the problem. as long as washington is bought and paid for, we can't build an economy that works for people.
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for -2- thousand -17-. "the ocean explorer attraction" will combine.... multiple aquariums... rides.... and other interactive technologies.... for park guests. visitors will have the chance to come face to face..... with giant octopuses... spider crabs.... and many other... sea creatures... some of which have never been seen.... at the park.... before ocean explorer is set to open.... sometime next spring. rascal flatts is gearing up for their second residency at 'the joint' at the hard rock hotel and casino. to help them feel at home again.. a memorabilia case was dedicated.. featuring items from their first run. the band's 9-show residency starts tonight and continues through saturday, march 5th. bryan has another look at your
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a high wind warni there are those who say we cannot defeat a corrupt political system and fix a rigged economy. but i believe we need to lift our vision above the obstacles in place
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to a nation where every child can not only dream of going to college, but attend one. where quality healthcare will be a birthright of every citizen. where a good job is not a wish, but a reality. where women receive equal pay and a living wage is paid to all. an america where after a lifetime of labor, there is time for rest and grandchildren. a nation that defends our people and our values, but no longer carries so much of that burden alone. i know we can create that america if we listen to our conscience and our hearts and not to the pundits and the naysayers. i'm bernie sanders. i approve this message,
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northern half of clark county excluding lake mead and the colorado river valley. rock canyon area. there is a slight chance for valley. that's 13 action news for now.. but... we hope to see you again later for 13 action news.. live at 11. thank you for joining us. "inside edition" is next.
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epic coughing fit. what this specialist says hillary needs to know. >> there's actually a breathing technique that he says will shut off the cough like a light switch. then -- the fake doogie howser. >> you say you've been practicing medicine without a license? >> he even has a doctor's office. >> you examined a patient today. and death of a contestant from "the bachelor." >> how they tried to save her life. >> please send someone fast. plus -- here they are. the other winners of the
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>> i lost a lot of sleep. >> i lost over ten pounds. and breast milk for sale on the street. >> it's $40. >> moms are making thousands of dollars selling it. >> we've made a pretty penny. >> it's not just for babies. wait until you see what else it's being used for. but how safe is this stuff? >> wait, wait, wait, we just want to talk to you. >> now "inside edition" with deborah norville. >> deborah: hello everybody and thank you for joining us. it's that time of year when colds and coughs hit a lot of people. but presidential hopeful hillary clinton had a coughing fit during the speech on tuesday and it kept her from speaking for a full two minutes. and it's not the first time it's happened. so steven fabian has some tips on how all of us can stop coughing. >> first it was barking. now it's coughing. hillary clinton suffered an epic coughing fit on the campaign trail.


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