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long chase disturbing an entire neighborhood. i'll have more in just a minute. let's get right to breaking news...police investigating a homicide near nellis air force base. 13 action news reporter parker collins raced there. parker what have you learned? this all happened just hours ago. i spoke with someone who works at the target nearby and he described the scene here. they didn't let me go to work, but yeah i'm already here. reporting near nellis and las vegas boulevard parker collins 13 action news. thanks parker... we're expected a shift in our weather today... 13 weather first meteorologist
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bennett is tracking all of that for us... las vegas will be seeing another breezy to windy day today with high and low pressure pushing up against each other within the valley, las vegas and southern nevada as a whole will hover advisory, watch, or warning in regards to the wind, we will be the first to let you know! sunny skies are still expected las vegas will hover in the mid 60s today but as winds die down once again. by thursday, low to mid 70s will be common and moving into
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breaking overnight...a major disturbance in the neighborhood near sahara and nellis. police say they were searching for three home invasion suspects overnight. neighbors there were calling our newsroom about having lots of police in their area. this happened just before
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called police saying burglars were inside her home. dispatchers could hear sounds of the house being ransacked. they could even hear the woman being ordered to the floor! once police got there the three suspects fled. thye were later caught with property belonging to the victim. thanksfully the woman was not injured. there are many questions this morning about a woman found dead in a laundry chute at "the d." now her family is speaking with 13 action news. "im sorry we're not gonna see what she could have been.....cries" "i wasn't there but i just can't help but believe that it was an accident." 26-year old kalli medina-brown's body was discovered by hotel and casino staff early sunday morning. her grandfather says detectives told medina-brown's mother, video from inside "the d" shows the 26-year old walking one way while her husband walked the other way. he says the video shows medina- brown walking into the maid's closet. that's when he says the video
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town from northern california. we are now getting our first look at the victims gunned down near the strip.... friday. the mother of one of the women says the two were best friends. they were in town for a graduation party. "melissa had no children, jenny had two children" (butted with) "i don't even know how to express the saddness that our family is going through right now." the two 27 year-old's were fatally shot in the chest. melissa mendozas mom says she was fiercely loyal. jennifer chicas had two small children of her own! the man they were with is a relative. he was critically injured but survived. the arrest report details how 30 year-old omar talley pointed a gun at the victim's in their car! they sped away but talley chased them down firing multiple shots. talley told police he was drunk and high that night. he says he only saw a fight at shoot anyone.
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four has been shot. this is in phoenix arizona. here's a live look... the whole country is looking at nevada today. we are just hours away from the
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13 action news reporter yasmeen hassan is live at silverton casino. marco rubio supporters are getting ready to rally there. it is caucus day and we are in the final stretch here.... ...but not all the candidates are in town. marco rubio and ben carson are the only two who are scheduled to be in las vegas rubio is holding a rally here at the silverton this morning. it starts at 8.... if you want to attend, you just have to rsvp online. doors open at 7.
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he is holding a luncheon at red rock. that's happening from 12-30 until 1- 30.... ....but you need to buy a ticket get in there. as for the other candidates... donald trump and ted cruz were both in town yesterday... ...but john kasich decided to skip campaigning here...to focus on other states. stay with 13 action news for continuing coverage of the republican caucus. we'll bring you team coverage all day today. you can also follow the results as they unfold at k-t-n-v dot com and on our mobile app. new overnight..we're learning that spike lee has endorsed democratic hopeful bernie sanders. he is the voice in a new ad campaign for him. the radio ad will run in south carolina starting this morning. hillary clinton has some
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morgan freeman's voice has been in some of her ads. the african american vote is important in south carolina...they make up 55-percent of democratic voters. so far...a demographic that has voted solidly for hillary. time now is x:xx --- a cirque du soleil performer gets hurt! they had to cancel the show. all because of something on set. the nation is responding to the f- b-i's request to apple. people all across the nation are reacting...but who's side
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performer is recovering. the performer was injured during a dress rehearsal of the show "love" last night. the show had to be canceled. these pictures were taken right after the artist was hurt. witnesses say the person was walking across the stage and fell into a hole. "cirque du soleil" tells 13 action news... the performer is in stable condition. should apple help the f-b-i unlock an i-phone belonging to one of the san bernardino terrorists? many people are weighing in this morning by protesting across the country. a group called fight for the future says they'll be protesting in support of apple's decision to not hack the i-phone. protesters will be at apple headquarters in san francisco...l-a and at f-b-i headquarters in washington to name a few. on the other side some victims of the san bernardino shooting are planning to file documents in support of the f-b-i.
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nightmare comes to life. 19.39.04 she asked me, she said, 'ms lewis, is your insulin supposed to 19.39.04 she asked me, she said, 'ms lewis, is your insulin supposed to be in the like, i don't have no money to replace this medicine 12 i work my butt off to get my medicine 16 now she's stuck footing the bill. when you ask...we investigate. greg adlibs pollen count
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situation in phoenix... here's another live look...i'll be right back with more. apparently, people think i'm too perky. so now i'm not being perky, telling you that drivers that switch to progressive save an average of $548! whoo!
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other within the southwest. with winds expected out of the north between 10 and 20 mph and gusts around 30 mph for the valley, las vegas and southern nevada as a whole will hover just under wind advisory credentials. it is possible for this to change and if we do have an advisory, watch, or warning in
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the first to let you know! sunny skies are still expected but with the air coming in from 60s today but as winds die down through the next 12 hrs, the southwest will begin to will be common and moving into the weekend, sunny skies, mild winds and highs in the upper 70s and lower 80s will be common. new government safety warnings
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consumers abc's reena ninan and kendis gibson have the < good morning. topping "america's money"... shares of lumber liquidators could be under pressure again today, after new warnings. the c-d-c says the cancer risks from certain types of laminate flooring is actually three times greater than original estimates. the company believes the c-d-c is overstating potential health risks. there may be another 70 to 90 million recalls of takata airbags. reuters says that would nearly quadruple the number of recalls in the u-s. those airbags can explode, and send shrapnel at people in the car. and a downside to being a millionaire: it boosts your chances of being audited! last year the i-r-s audited almost ten percent of people making more than a million dollars. returns.
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have a great day. > time now is x:xx --- a 30 year tradition is in danger of coming to an end. 13:22:16 rotroff "it's something very strong that a 30 year tradition is in danger of coming to an end. 13:22:16 rotroff "it's something very strong that ties together every generation of schoolkids." the boulder city community isn't happy about it...we'll tell you the reason why the school district would want to change everything now. neighbors left frightened this morning after they see the street littered with shell casings. now the search is on for police. republicans are taking on nevada. the countdown is on to the
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our state...but also to more
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giving people options based on their budget is pretty edgy... kind of like this look. i'm calling it the "name your price tool" phase.
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plus laugh it up with comedian matt markman that's all today at 2 on valley view live. master magician lance burton is dead and a 20-year-old woman was pulled out of the home with life-threatening injuries.
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victims are unknown at this time. this is a second-alarm response, meaning over 40 units are on the scene. let's get right to breaking news...police investigating a homicide near nellis air force base. 13 action news reporter parker collins raced there. parker what have you learned? this all happened just hours ago. i spoke with someone who works at the target nearby and he
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reporting near nellis and las vegas boulevard parker collins 13 action news. las vegas will be seeing another breezy to windy day today with high and low pressure pushing up against each other within the southwest. with winds expected out of the north between 10 and 20 mph and gusts around 30 mph for the valley, las vegas and southern nevada as a whole will hover advisory, watch, or warning in regards to the wind, we will be the first to let you know! sunny skies are still expected but with the air coming in from the north, you can expect it to
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southwest will begin to stabilize and allow temperatures to climb quickly once again. by thursday, low to mid 70s will be common and moving into the weekend, sunny skies, mild winds and highs in the upper 70s and lower 80s will be common. it is caucus day...
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pulling out all the stops. marco rubio is holding a rally today - just hours before tonight's caucues. that's happening at the silverton casino... ...and that's where 13 action news reporter yasmeen hassan is right now. the rally is schedled to start at 8 this morning... we also have ben carson in town for a campaign event... ...but we are expecting both to be a little quieter than the events we saw yesterday. while donald trump said he wanted to punch a protester during his rally last night. we don't know why the man was protesting... ...but he was eventually escorted out of the rally...and he definietly made an impression on trump. donald trump/(r) presidential candidate) "here's a guy, throwing punches, nasty as hell, screaming and everything else when we're talking and we're walking out and we're not allowed - you know, the guards are very gentle with him. he's walking out like big high-fives, smiling, laughing - like to punch him in the face." ted cruz was also in town
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...but both he and trump are gone now. it's just rubio and carson here today battling it out. both are trailing trump in a recent cnn...o-r-c poll. john kasich, meanwhile, is in last place, but his campiagn decided to skip nevada all together. live yasmeen hassan 13 action news. how exactly will the caucus work today? there is no same day registration... so if you did not register republican by february -13-th you can't participate. the caucuses will start between - 5- and seven p-m. you'll then cast your ballot using a piece of paper. the entire process is supposed to take about -30- to -60- minutes. precincts will write the number of votes on a piece of paper. they'll take a picture and send it to the party chair. we're just hours away from the republican caucus in nevada.
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campaign trail hard. not everyone is excited they're here. we're talkiong about trump hotel employees. they say they'll be protesting tomorrow in front of the trump hotel. it's all over the workers efforts to unionize. union leaders say management has refused to bargain with workers. now they've tied up the process in a lengthy legal battle. breaking overnight...a crash on the 215 shut down the road near rainbow. it's back open now. we were getting reports of a wrong way driver...and that someone was hurt in the car. we just got a report of a wrong-way driver, southern beltway, westbound travel lanes. i've got one unresponsive in the car, but still breathing. the road there did open back up around 2:30 this morning. we're still waiting for more information from police right now. we'll update you as soon as we get it. right now..
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gunman accused of shooting up a home near eastern and harmon. witnesses say there were shell casings were all over the street yesterday morning. the home has several bullet holes in it. thankfully no one was hurt but neighbors who heard the gunfire are frightened. roque ramirez, heard gunshots 6:16:51-6:16:59 "we didn't know what it was. it sounded like someone hammering on something and it was enough to wake both my wife and i up." if you have any information please call police. the man accused in a deadly hit and run crash will face a judge this morning. 51-year-old daniel garcia- martinez was arrested for the north las vegas crash that killed a little girl on superbowl sunday. police say garcia-martinez was driving the van that hit 2-year-old evelyn green. he took off and is now facing a long list of charges. he's expected in court at 8 a- m...where he will be formally advised of his charges. garcia-martinez is also expected to enter his plea. report-v a valley man behind bars this morning with bail set at 25-thousand dollars.
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his son died in an apparent the gun that -12- year old sincere manuel used belonged to his dad olin manuel. olin is a convicted felon and shouldn't have a gun in the first place. a new medical marijuana dispensary is open for business this morning. congresswoman dina titus was among those on hand for yesterday's ribbon cutting ceremony at "the apothecarium". she says this dispensary is different from the others around the valley. neighbors shouldn't be worried about the type of crowd it will attract....it's actually an asset. "the apothecarium" is located near sahara and buffalo. it's co-owned by a former police officer who says he received a chronic pain diagnosis that can be treated by medical marijuana. people in boulder city are upset this morning with the clark county school district. c-c-s-d may be canceling the annual 5th grade civil war re-enactment.
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chance to talk about the issue. there will be a community input meeting at 3 p-m at martha pking elementary school. the re-enactment is a 30-year old tradition that supporters say is a cultural institution in boulder city. 13:23:57 billy rotroff, boulder city "it is a rite of passage. everyone who goes through the school district will actually see the older kids going through it, and it's something everyone anticipates." a district spokesperson says they may be getting rid of the tradition because of a changing state curriculum. it also takes a lot of planning. time now is x:xx --- there's a fraud. it's safer than a typed password or even a finger print. greg adlibs and chopper 13, bringing you breaking news fast and first. over the scene near nellis air
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investigating a homicide right
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las vegas will be seeing another breezy to windy day
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more from the scene in phoenix arizona. here's a live look there from our affiliate... house involved in active shooter situation appears to be on fire again.
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las vegas will be seeing another breezy to windy day today with high and low pressure pushing up against each other within the southwest. with winds expected out of the north between 10 and 20 mph and gusts around 30 mph for the valley, las vegas and southern nevada as a whole will hover just under wind advisory credentials. it is possible for this to change and if we do have an advisory, watch, or
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we will be the first to let you know! sunny skies are still expected but with the air coming in from the north, you can expect it to be much cooler within southern nevada. las vegas will hover in the mid 60s today but as winds die down through the next 12 hrs, the southwest will begin to stabilize and allow temperatures to climb quickly once again.
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will be common and moving into the weekend, sunny skies, mild winds and highs in the upper 70s and lower 80s will be common. the uber driver accused of going on a killing spree in kalamazoo michigan is behind bars this morning. he's charged with both murder and assualt among other things. prosecutors say it seems all of his victims were targeted randomly. jason brian dalton was arrested on sunday after police say he killed six people over a seven hour span on saturday night. dalton was driving for uber during the spree and
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passengers between the attacks! this attack is scaring students at western michigan university...right near where the attacks happened. why is it that we did the bare minimum for setting up a system to protect our students. it was something that easily could have easily affected this entire campus we didn't get a hey stay safe, stay inside, lock your doors dont' come out. students are wondering why no one ever told them what was going on. police say it's because t e incident didn't happen on campus. a very scary situation for them...knowing that guy was on the run. there's still no motive for the shootings. the president has a plan to shut down guantanamo bay. today white house officials will submit the outline to congress. president obama has long-vowed to close the prison facility. he says it is used as a recruiting tool by terrorists and is too costly to maintain. congress s ad opposed previous plans to shut gitmo down. the current proposal involves transferring most of the detainees to other countries.
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travel will be sent to a detention facility here in the u-s. one of our viewers asked us to quit on her. she was out thousands of dollars and this morning we're getting results. letty franklin was in the middle of her invisalign treatment when her dentist left for a family emergency. then the doctor who took over the practice left the country! she contacted us when she says desert point dental wouldn't help her get a nother dentist. they also wouldn't give her anything back for the rest of her invisalign treatment. after calls from us, desert point dental said they would pay her back 15 hundred dollars, in addtion to the 15 hundred being refunded to the insurance. a new study from the c-d-c shows rates of h-p-v infection have dropped since they recommended a vaccine. in just six years researchers say the rate of human papillomavirus infection dropped by about 7 percent in teens and women in their 20's. two of the types of virus are responsible for the majority of
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one doctor says that it's clear this is a cancer prevention medicine...if all boys and girls got it we could get rid of the worst types of h-p-v. there has been a stigma associated with the vaccine, because the h-p-v is most commonly spread through sexual contact. mastercard has a new use for the selfie...to prevent credit card faurd. they're launching a new technology for customers to use selfies to approve online purchases. here's how it works...download the mastercard identify check app. when you buy something onlie you take a selfie to prove it's you spending the money and not a scammer. you won't be able to use the same picture o ver and over. the app makes you blink to show that you're taking the pic as you shop. mastercard says selfies are safer than typed passwords that might be easy to guess. they're also working on technology to use heartbeat and scans of your eyes to
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amazon just upped their price requirements for free shipping. now you'll have to spend 49-dollars before your oder ships for free. it was 35-dollars befoe. it's not clear when amazon made the change. don't worry amazon prime members...your free shipping is not affected. officers are holding another 'coffee with a cop' event today from 8 to 10 a-m. these are pictures from the event last week. today's event is at two different mcdonald's locations. the conversation and the coffee are free. you can get the exact locations on our website.. ktnv.com. you can also grab coffee with mayor carolyn goodman this morning. that's at 8 a-m at near m-l-k and lake mead boulevard. you can just meet the mayor or discuss any issues with her. time now is x:xx ---a new workout is going viral this morning... 1:02-1:05 pause for nats of
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the woman behind the video. breaking right now...new details on the situation in phoenix....
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breaking news.... las vegas will be seeing another breezy to windy day
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las vegas will be seeing southwest. with winds expected out of the north between 10 and 20 mph and gusts around 30 mph for the valley, las vegas and southern nevada as a whole will hover just under wind advisory regards to the wind, we will be the first to let you know! sunny skies are still expected but with the air coming in from the north, you can expect it to through the next 12 hrs, the by thursday, low to mid 70s common. the wine working is going viral! it's topping our look at
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stories now trending. we're learning who's behind the "wine workout" that's gone viral. it's been seen by millions of people around the world. the woman who made the video says she just saw a bottle of wine and thought this would be funny! she is a health and fitness coach and hopes these workout show that even with a busy lifestyle you can still find time to workout. even if that requires a bottle of wine instead of a weight. you can check out all of the stories that are trending today.. just head to the "now trending" section of our web site, ktnv.com. time now is x:xx --- here's a look at what's coming up at 6. "we're pretty much in the dark. as are hundreds of friends and family members here and throughout the western united states." family and friends having to deal with a terrible loss and
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died at "the d." where her body was found is only adding to the questions this morning. and chopper 13, bringing you
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home and steal her things. as soon as cops show up-- the guys take off, setting off a massive manhunt for them. but first we want to get right to breaking news... a man is killed up near nellis airforce base, and metro is trying to figure out why. parker collins was first to the scene. parker what do we know? parker adlibs scene "it just like... i just sounded like firecrackers. i just thought people were
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