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the latest on the investigation. police do not expect to leave the scene anytime soon... they tell me theyre currently trying to figure out what lead up to the deadly fight.. they also added they arent ruling out criminal charges... lt .dan mcgrath metro police dept.-- its hard to understand how this happened a father stabbed...a son shot to death in a southwest community.... nate muzu- we saw like 15 fire trucks coming and they were coming very fast police tell fox 5 just before 4 pm friday a fight broke out in this home on keifer valley street between a father...and his 19 year old son or step son... the teen reportedly stabbed his dad... the dad then shot and killed him. lt .dan mcgrath metro police dept.-- the family is extremely upset right now i dont know if you could hear them crying down the street the 40 year old was stabbed four times... he is in stable at umc. metro says theyre currently conducting interviee h th 6 or 7 people who were inside the home at the time...
were 13 years old. lt .dan mcgrath metro police dept.-- i dont know if there is a prior history it was a bad relationship those who live nearby gathered at the scene....but most were too shaken up to be interviewed... some told fox 5 off camera... this doesn't happen in their upscale nate muzu- this is neighborhood kids usually playing in the street the body of the 19 year old was brought out of the home about 5 hours after he was shot... metro police say investigators interviewed the father at umc....and say they are not ruling out criminal charges. reporting live cyndi lundeberg fox 5 news local las vegas police tell fox5 it is very early on in the investigation... police tell fox5 it is very early on in the investigation... but said they dont
played a role in todays events. they add they are currently trying to piece together what caused the deadly fight. one man is dead off the strip. it happened just after four-- on harmon. witnesses say the off the road-- and onto the sidewalk. police say it may have been caused-- by a medical emergency. the driver was taken to spring valley hospital where he died. police are asking for the public's finding the in a string of violent home invasions. they happened in january.... on the east part of town. one at desert inn and theme road... the other was at vegas valley drive and cabana drive. police are looking for at least three men--- they say approached homes... and forced their way inside. at least one of the suspects had a gun... and in one of the incidents-- pistol whipped a victim... causing a brain bleed. once inside the homes-- the men robbed the home owners... and then stole their cars. "
make sure your entry lights are on. but most importanly, know what to do if you are a victim of a crime. know how to protect yourself make sure you keep your doors locked. " police say they stole a 2007- red honda fit. with a handicap license plate p-h-8-3-1-3-8. if you see the vehicle-- do not approach it. call police or crimestoppers at 702-385-55-55. nevada's lack of teachers is being called an emergency for the governor... his decleration today is another attempt at getting educators in our classrooms... fox 5's miguel martinez-valle has those details clark county school district has been trying desperately to get teachers into classrooms during this teacher shortage... theyre calling the governors move today a game changer, and they expect to see more full time teachers
" for us this is actually a big game changer, right now we have 30 people that are in the pipeline that we might have otherwise needed to turn away." now that the teacher shortage has been declared an emergency, clark county classrooms could see new teachers sooner than later... " we will be able to process those people next week and we will be able to hire those people." last year 400 potential teachers were turned away for not having nevada teaching licenses... governor brian sandoval's declaration makes it so teachers with licenses in other states can teach fulltime. this in hopes of getting more permanent teachers into schools. "a lot of students here are being taught by substitute teachers, and you know we do need permanent teachers here in nevada." the teachers will be given a one year period to complete their nevada licensing requirments from the time they start teaching. there are 709 teaching jobs unfilled in the valley, community members hope the governor's move helps ease the workload current teachers are facing... " the classrooms are so over-
teacher the other day they have classrooms of 40 teacher, how are kids going to learn in that enviorment how are we going to sustain teachers." the school the governors the recent contract agreement between the district and the teachers union is big changes for clark county schools. " the goal is to get such a significant can afford to be and pickier and get better quality better quality better quality" move comes after a change in the federal law which kept nevada from giving provisional licenses because they would be risking federal funding... now that we dont risk federal funding we could see more teachers coming in from other states.. live, miguel martinez-valle, fox5 news local. las vegas. clark county school district says theyre also still looking for
if youre interested can go to fox5vegas for more information a passenger arrested over the weekend at mccarran.... will face federal drug trafficking charges. he was caught with several pounds of drugs in his checked bags. it is believed one substand was heroin and the other was cocaine. the street value of the drugs is about 200 thousand dollars. president bill clinton is back in the valley... campaigning for his wife ahead of the caucus. clinton spoke to a crowd of about 400 people at a united brotherhood of carpenters meeting. clinton says hillary and bernie sanders agree on a lot of ideas... but not on how to make them happen. he focused a lot of his speech on clinton's efforts to improve the middle class... and how to help people struggling with poverty. "the people we really care about the striving people struggling to get started, percent of workforce will increase their
times as much. move from poverty into middle class thats what democratic party at its best represents when we grow together." clinton will be sticking around southern nevada. tomorrow morning is holding a campaign event in pahrump at manse elementary school. the democratic caucus is up first- on saturday february 20th. and the republican caucus follows on tuesday february 23rd. super bowl 50 is this sunday. and there will be celebrations across the valley. lots of parties, food and of course sports betting. as fox5's abby theodros shows the sports books have been busy since this morning. while some may opt for a more simple super bowl 50 experience this weekend - nats thousands are banking on las vegas to make their celebration one to remember. 9-12 eric beringer, south florida: i just flew in from south florida im meeting all my friends here the lvcva predicts that nearly 300 thousand visitors will be in town for the big game and will likely spend $124 million dollars on food,
of course betting. ??nats?? over at the newly rennovated race and sports book at the cosmopolitan - crowds were already in the superbowl spirit. sports operations vp mark goldman says you can watch the game on multiple hi- definition tvs or play bar games during during commercial breaks. the sports book opened on wednesday - just in time for the weekend. 43-52 mark goldman: were expecting huge crowds here at the cosmo here in the race and sports book as well as the private party up stairs. we'll have thousands of people. its the broncos 8th appearance in the superbowl ... the panthers have only made it to the championships once before 12 years ago. this year .. the panthers are a six point favorite over the broncos. across town at the westgate - superbook vp jay kornegay says trends are no different among their bettors. 1:09-1:!8 kornegay: most of the money has been on the panthers in fact 80-85 percent of the tickets have been on carolina and thats very typical as the general public supports the favorite. and if you're looking for other - and often more
bet on ... the westgate offers about 400 prop bets for the season ending game. panthers quarter back cam newton is also a favorite for the super bowl's most valuable player. you don't have to be on the strip to celebrate the game.... downtown will be partying too. the downtown las vegas events center is hosting its inaugural big game bash. a massive tent will be set up--- and feature giant high-def televisions and stadium seeting. as well as food and drink specials. owner derek stevens says it is one of the biggest days of the year... and they are ready for the action. "super bowl and vegas go together in a lot of ways when you see super bowl is such a big thing and all gambling this has become our pop culture. this is biggest day of year in america in a lot of ways." sunday's event is open to the public... but stevens says it will be full.... early in the day. the downtown las vegas event center.... is on the
and third - near the fremont street experience. cimarron- memorial high school will cheer on a las vegas native playing in the super bowl this weekend. a starting linebacker for denver broncos -- brandon marshall -- played football at the high school. "seeing him on the field during the big game in nfl. even playing game madden whatever you see him game. its cool to know someone who came from where we are at now is where we want to be." "win the super bowl for cimmaron memorial." after high school -- marshall played football at u-n-r. he was a fifth- round pick in the 2012 n-f-l draft... and played for the jacksonville jaguars before joining the broncos. marshall does come back to cimarron once in a while to visit with the players. before kickoff-- we hope you'll join us. fox5 and our take 5 to care partners are teaming up with goodie two shoes for the big game 10k run festival. you can choose your distance... and run or walk with us sunday-
vegas. registration includes entrance to health expos, a tailgate and a big game viewing party. to register, visit fox5 vegas.com and click on take 5 to care. the runnin rebels are on the road... and they are facing some challenges... "a runnin rebel is kicked off the squad as the team prepares for an important road game. i'm kevin bolinger with the team in fresno. we have all the details straight ahead. " flipping the switch for a cause... why the iconic welcome to las vegas sign is now burning red... your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is
more drama for the unlv basketball team. a player is kicked off with just 8 games left in the regular season. fox 5's kevin bolinger is with the runnin rebels in fresno with details. on friday afternoon unlv dismissed point guard dequan cook from the team. cook was suspended for the non conference part of the schedule after a dui arrest. since his reinstatement he appeared in only two games and limited minutes. in the last two weeks he has reportedly begged off road trips and was kicked out of practice thursday by head coach todd simon. its another distraction as unlv gets ready for an important road game. the rebels are looking to settle the score here in fresno. in the first conference game of the season, fresno state rallied to stun the thomas and mack crowd and send the team into a mini tail spin. unlv shot only 33 percent for the game and turned the ball over 21 times seeming to
both ends of the floor including not blocking out and allowing a tip in late to seal their fate. todd simon/unlv interim head coach we have to rebound, that's a huge area. fresno is an old physical team with a wealth of experience, especially with our size being a concern going forward because our ability to run is predicated on our ability to rebound. expect fresno to try and push the again. terry/fresno we use alot of token pressure at take time off the clock as opposed the place and trying to get a trying to take some time before teams come down their offense. this is not the same unlv team few weeks ago - without ben carter the rebels are going small....at time playing four guards with center stephen zimmerman it's a little unique for other teams to prepare for us again because we're a little different but it's
because we're preparing for the same teams with a different lineup the rebels have to make sure dwayne morgan doesn't get in foul trouble again to give them some size on the floor. that's their best shot of picking up a win. we'll see how the team responds. tip off is set for 4:00 atthe save mart center and we'll have highlights and post game reaction on fox 5 news at ten. with the runnin' rebels in fresno, kevin bolinger, fox 5 news, local las vegas. don't forget to cap your super bowl sunday night with the rebzone at 11. interim head coach todd simon will join kevin to break down the runnin rebels and football coach tony sanchez will talk about the recruiting class. now fox5 weather 24/7, with chief meterologist ted pretty we'll still see overnights in the upper-30s, but warmer highs with us through the weekend and
the average high is 61 for the weekend, we'll see 60 on saturday, 65 on sunday. through next week we'll have upper 60s on monday, then around 70 degrees tuesday through friday. overnight lows increase to the mid and upper 40s. we'll still see overnights in the upper-30s, but warmer highs with us through the
the average high is 61 for the weekend, we'll see 60 on saturday, 65 on sunday. through next week we'll have upper 60s on monday, then around 70 degrees tuesday through friday. overnight lows increase to the mid and upper 40s. we'll still see overnights in the upper-30s, but warmer highs with us through the
the google logo seems to change almost every day -- whether it's a holiday or to recognize famous people. now one local student has a chance to see her art on the search engine. what she created with the logo to land her a finalist spot... and how you can help her work get showcased on the site for a day. barbara bush and bill clinton have hit the campaign trail for their respective family members... but is it an unfair advantage over the other candidates whose family members aren't household names? the rant is still ahead tonight.. we want to hear from
the famous "welcome to las vegas" sign glows with red lightbulbs. it's to bring attention to women at risk for heart disease. "women higher incidents of heart disease and stroke. its to increase awareness importance of diet exercise and helping keep..." "80 percent of it can be prevented so an effort to initiative that." the lightbulbs surrounding the sign were changed for the "go red for women" campaign. the "american heart association"... dignity health saint rose dominican... and clark county commissioners flipped the light switch. organizers say one in three women die from heart disease and stroke. they hope the event increases awareness about healthy eating and regular exercise. a young artist's design of the "google" search engine wins a national competition. seventh grader sofia legisima from challenger school was
it's part of the "doodle for google" contest. this year's theme was "what makes me... me". judges look at artistic skill and creativity using logo. google representatives surprised sofia with an assembly at her school. her art is one of 53 state winners. time winning the competiton! and kind of special and like my work presented to see. i just feel really happy." it's now time to five... and you can help out sofia! one winner will have their artwork featured on the google homepage for a day. they'll also win a 30-thousand dollar college scholarship. you
can start voting now until february 22-nd. the link is on fox five vegas dot com. a fighter between a father and son... turns deadly. and it all goes down in a house full of people... we will have the latest... in a live report.
and in with the new.... apple is trying to
keep customers from continuously repairing old phones. the move-- the tech giant is customer upgrading. praised as one of america's best mayors who governed as a pragmatist. a practical and successful legislator, bernie sanders passed more roll-call amendments in a republican congress
primary care access for millions of americans, protected social security, cracked the gridlock with john mccain to strengthen veterans' healthcare. bernie sanders -- a consistent, principled, and effective leader. building a future to believe in. i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. the world a president has to grapple with. sometimes you can't even imagine. that's the job. and she's the one who's proven she can get it done. ...securing a massive reduction in nuclear weapons...
this is fox5 news at a teenaged son is with his dad. fox 5 the son stabbed his father... then the dad shot and killed the 19 year old. this happenned in a southwest part of the valley... near mountains edge and cimarron... lundeberg is live at the scene and we know so far.... police tell me the father and son... or step son got into an argument... stabbed the dad four times... thats when the father shot and killed him. currently at umc and is stable... and went to his bedside to interview him... know what lead up to the fight but say 6 or 7 people were inside the home at the time. they are
the youngest witnesses inside that home were 12 or 13 years old. investigators tell fox5 the family is devastated... its hard to understand how this happened the family is extremely upset right now i dont know if you could hear them crying down the street metro police are currently trying to figure out how the fight started...but say so far their investigation shows the father and the son had a
difficult relationship... the body of the 19 year old was brought out of the home about 5 hours after he was shot... coming up tonight at 11... were drugs or mental illness to blame? we'll tell you what police think... reporting live cyndi lundeberg fox 5 news local las vegas metro police are still at the scene conducting interviews and say they have not ruled out criminal charges. hundreds of cosmetology students from marinello school of beauty will have to transfer somewhere else... after two campuses closed down. "we were all crying. basically a lot of tears lately. its very overwhelming
messing with our careers." marinello school shut two locations near bonanza and nellis... and the other at
sunset and mountain vista. the department of education says investigators found violations at the school. marinello says it would not let the institution respond on quote "unfounded allegations". the school says it will hold meetings next friday for students about where they can complete their courses. nearly a thousand people gatherered in utah for the funeral of a rancher-- killed during the armed occupation of a oregon wildlife reguge. robert "lavoy" finicum was killed last week in a confrontation with authorities... they say he reached for a gun--- his supporters say he was ambushed. one vehicle had a flyer with a picture with the words "murdered by the f-b-i"... finicum's death has become a symbol for those against the federal oversight of public lands... : "this is a great american patriot, i didn't know him and i might not have
in my heart that he tried to do it through the system, he tried to go through the legal channels" ammon bundy and at least eleven other militia members behind bars are charged with federal felony charges of conspiracy to impede u-s officers. two small planes collide over the ocean near los angeles. the f-a-a and u-s coast guard confirmed the planes collided in midair -- then fell into the ocean...around 3:30 this afternoon. one witness says he saw a plane water... plane tail number and a partial number from a second plane in the water. a crane collapsed this morning in manhattan-- killing one person and injuring several more. during morning the crane was into a secure of high winds when it fell. more than 130- emergency workers were mayor bill pedestrians and traffic were diverted from the area at the time of
"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." " utility crews were sent building to building looking for gas leaks. the area to be will not be back up and running for a few days. all cranes have been ordered to be put in a secured position. the 18-year-old-- dubbed the affluenza teen has been moved to an adult jail in texas. ethan couch--sparked an international manhunt when he fled the country with his mother after a video surfaced online. it allegedly showed couch playing beer pong surrounded by alcohol. which would violate his probation he was sentenced to-- after killing four people while driving drunk. couch and his mother tonya were found hiding in a mexican resort town. tonya couch is charged with hindering the apprehension of a felon. a standoff with a modern day bonnie and clyde ends in a shootout..
service says blake fitzgerald and brittany harper were shot in florida after a high-speed chase early this morning. the two are suspected in a crime spree spanning at least four states that began in missouri. fitzgerald and harper were wanted on kidnapping and armed robbery charges. fitzgerald was shot and killed during the confrontation. harper was taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds. " (bill eddins, state attorney) i think the general public should be aware that as part of the prosecution we will gather information and use witnesses from missouri, georgia and alabama in the prosecution of her case in all probability so it will be a very complex, very labor-intensive prosecution." brittany harper has been charged with one first- degree count of theft and one first-degree kidnapping charge. an earthquake rocks southern taiwan. the six point four magnitude quake hit early saturday morning... at least three people were
hundreds had had to be rescued... more than 150 people are hospitalized. the quake led to the collapse of a 17-story residential building in tainan. crews continue to dig for survivors... the quake was felt as far away as china. twitter is working to fight terrorism.... over the last seven months, the social media company says it has suspended 125-thousand accounts. twitter says posts from the accounts either threatened or promoted terrorist acts. it says most of the accounts were either associated with isis or supported the terrorist organization. in the past, isis recruiters used twitter as a recruiting tool. federal health officials are updating guidelines to help prevent transmission of the zika virus. this after texas health officials announced a local patient contracted the virus after having sex with an infected person who recently traveled to venezuela. fox's jonathan serrie had details on the latest warning.,
disease control and prevention is to combat zika, guidelines to transmission of pregnant women are being urged to about any potential male partners may have had, and condom use is encouraged if a partner has been in areas with active zika virus transmission. frieden says: "..if and you live in the please don't go to a place where zika live in a place spreading, please protect yourself against mosquito the agency is also expectant mothers without symptoms be virus after affected area. the c-d-c lists thirty countries and territories transmission is most people infected with zika do not experience public health officials suspect it's linked with birth defects in brazil. even though we know zika can be spread through transfusions... it is still most commonly
mosquito bites. health officials are calling for travelers to do all they can to protect frieden says: have to reapply it day. wear long sleeved shirts and long pants. use treated with permethrin, and all of those things are safe in pregnancy." in atlanta, jonathan serrie, fox news. the world health organization has classified zika as a global health emergency... emergencies have also been declared in puerto rico. united blood services is taking steps to prevent the spread of the virus in the u.s. they are asking people who have traveled to affected countries to wait at least 28 days before donating. the restriction is expected to reduce the number of eligible donors across the u.s. by an estimated 2 percent. the city of new orleans prepares for the annual "krewe of bacchus" to kick off mardi gras. the "krewe of bacchus" is considered the highlight of
members and thirty-three animated "super- floats" this year, actor and native new orleanian anthony mackie will reign as king of the krewe of bacchus -- mackie, best- known for his role as "the falcon" in several marvel franchise films -- says he's looking forward to the big event. "mackie says: "i'm very excited. it's great to live here, be from here and now be part of a mardi gras tradition that i've been experiencing all my life. i remember when i was a kid, going to bacchus every year, and now being the king of bacchus is overwhelming." " the krewe of bacchus parade rolls out sunday night apple may be changing its policy whern it comes to trading in devices. there are reports that apple will soon start accepting banged up i-phones as a trade in for those wanting to upgrade. before apple only offered credit to i-phone users if the device had an intact screen and working buttons. the deal applies to the i-phone five and later models. apple hopes that
leeway, more upgrade to newer smartphone. the riviera is rebourne..... why the shuttered hotel was brought back to life... for the big screen. are you smarter than a first grader? go back to school knowledge. your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is coming up next we have a teacher shortage.. the governor has declared it an emergency... our first caller's words.. gee.. let me see why.. the rant is coming
congress doesn't regulate wall street... wall street regulates congress. it's a rigged economy that sends most new wealth to the top 1%. and it's held in place by a corrupt political system where wall street banks and 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
elementary school... miss massa's class... let's find out what they know about the super bowl. good morning everyone... good morning mister hall! how many know who this is... cam newton! how do i get a cool haircut like that? could i pull that off ? no!! in: how many of you guys out: payton manning what did you say? you're handsome... dude right here... right there. how many know who this is? everybody knows spongebob. what would you rather watch bob.. or the bowl? spongebob. super bowl spongebob super bowl i don't really watch tv. you got a cool hairdo too... who did your hair? my mom. what is your favorite food to eat at the super bowl? pizza. i like to drink
peanuts on your mark... get set... geez.. well done, well done. i want to know about the broncos... they're
going to lose... no, no. we've lost control... we've lost complete control. (kids tackling dave) drivers in north carolina say a road sign there has already predicted the game's ending. gives mileage to two small towns-- newton- 20. panthers fans say its an omen that newton will this weekend. broncos fans disagree. the denver carolina panthers ones getting game...
game of their own... the puppy bowl. and ruff-er-rees are hoping things don't get too crazy on the field sunday. "ginler says: "there are a lot of rules. i will throw a flag for excessive cuteness, if it's too cute. but if it gets too riled up
unnecessary ruff ruff ruffness has been called quite a bit today." " scoring isn't too tough-- the dogs just have to make it to the 40-yard line of the other team. the puppy bowl is more than just fun and cute pups... it's a way to remind people to adopt pets from their local shelters. and this year, there is a "puppy hall of fame"...to honor past puppy bowl players. now fox5 weather 24/7, with chief meterologist ted pretty we'll still see overnights in the upper-30s, but warmer highs with us through the weekend and through next week. the average high is 61 for the weekend, we'll see 60 on saturday, 65 on sunday. through
upper 60s on monday, then around 70 degrees tuesday through friday. overnight lows increase to the mid and upper 40s. we'll still see overnights in the upper-30s, but warmer highs with us through the weekend and through next week. the average high is 61 for the weekend, we'll see 60 on saturday, 65 on sunday. through next week we'll have upper 60s on monday, then around 70 degrees tuesday through friday. overnight lows increase to the mid and upper 40s. we'll still see overnights in the upper-30s, but warmer highs with us through the weekend and
you're trailing race and your mom is barbara bush.. you're going to have them campaign for you but some of you wonder what it means that hillary clinton and jeb bush are rolling out the big guns so early.. desperation? it's been a week now since a driver brandished his gun at a motorcyclist after the two were involved in road rage.. here's what ray
send us your rants to the rant at fox5vegas.com or call at 702-436- 8285 what's coming up.. on fox five news at eleven. a deadly fight between a father and son leaves one of them dead. what police are mental illness when it comes to this case. nevada needs teachers more than ever. become part of without an educational degree. clinton is doing... to reach out to our valley's hispanic community to get their important support before the caucus. the latest installment of the bourne franchise has been in the valley-- filming for weeks... and last night the production... took on the rivieria. ((nats of crash)) ((nats of crash)) the crew tore up the strip. crashing into the shuttered casino. you can see cars
into the air by a speeding swat van. it was all for the bourne series - and a trailer for air during this sunday's super bowl 50! it's a bond that can't be broken.... group of men--- has kept alive for 50 years.... that they they plan to continue for years to come. with 40 megs of internet speed from centurylink, a family of four can all be online at the same time, streaming, gaming, or downloading movies. yeah, the internet's great, but i think hair and makeup went a little too far. yeah, that's not working. i much prefer the two-day beard, horn-rimmed glasses, just-slept-in-his-car kinda thing. yeah, i miss the rumpled crazy uncle look. okay. be "paul giamatti." that's the essence of this role. feel like a hollywood insider
the american people can't afford to wait for ideas that sound good on paper, but will never make it in the real world. the grandmother who has to choose between paying for medicine and paying rent can't wait. a single mom who desperately needs a raise can't wait. a student with a mountain of debt can't wait. we can make real progress right now for people and families who need it.
attended every single super bowl. the first trip was on a whim.... they made it a tradition. and they have taken in every championship game since. in 1967-- sylvan schefler, lew rappaport, al schragis, larry mcdonald and harvey rothenberg flew out to l-a and paid ten dollars for tickets... they say the stadium was only half full. the group has their own super bowl five jackets and rings... and through the years-- they have had only one rule-- no wives at the game. as the men get
live from las vegas it's time for fox5 news at 11. a fight between a father and a son leaves one dead, the other in the hospital. what police say happened today in a house full of witnesses. teachers are still needed in nevada's classrooms. the rules that are changing... hundreds of jobs. president bill clinton makes nevada... gathering support for his wife. his message to votors, and where he'll be tomorrow. this is fox5 news at 11. local las vegas. a deadly fight leaves a son dead, and a father recovering in the hospital. i'm john huck. i'm christine maddela. police tell fox5 the son stabbed the father, and the father then shot and killed