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tv   News 13 Early Edition 5am  ABC  February 10, 2016 5:00am-5:30am EST

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of schools have closed or are delayed this morning. make sure to check the bottom of your screen and wlos dot com for updates. 3 3 if you are just waking up.. it is a cold morning, with temperatures in the teens and low 20's. we have live team coverage of the impact of the winter weather. let's go to ingrid allstaedt who is standing by in the skywatch weather center. ingrid? and i'm ingrid allstaedt. good morning. here is a look at current conditions across the region. your day planner shows temperatures warming by noon. coming up, i'll show you our 7-day forecast for both the mountains and upstate. 3 3 3
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3 snow is still falling this morning in some parts of the mountains, like madison county. that's where news 13's lauren brigman continues our live team coverage. lauren, secondary roads are still covered in snow there? 3 3 3 some roads in mitchell county are also snow covered. use caution driving in the area...especially in the south end of the county. parts of u-s 19 through spruce pine may be slick. *there are no official reports of icy roads anywhere else.. take it slow this morning especially in the northern counties...on those side roads, bridges and overpasses. 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
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those side counties...on 3 some roads in mitchell county are also snow covered. use caution driving in the area...especially in the south end of the county. parts of u-s 19 through spruce pine may be slick. *there are no official reports of icy roads anywhere else.. take it slow this morning especially in the northern counties...on those side roads, bridges and overpasses. 3 3 3 the new hampshire primary is
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trump is waking up to his first big win in the 2016 race for president. vermont senator bernie sanders also came out on top crushing hillary clinton in the granite state. kenneth moton is in manchester with reaction. 3 oh, wow!" republican donald trump and democrat bernie sanders?victorious in new hampshire.sot donald trump"we are going to make america so great again, maybe greater than ever before"sot bernie sanders"together we have sent a message that will echo from wall street to washington. the outsiders crushed their competition?the voters in the granite state angry at washington, worried about the economy and looking for honesty not electability. emerging from the pack of republican governors, a surprise second place finisher ohio governor john kasich.sot john kasich "if you don't have a seat belt, go get one. we're going to shake this country from top to bottom" the fight for third in the gop race is between ted cruz?sot ted cruz
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the washington cartel utterly terrified"jeb bush?sot jeb bush "you all have reset the race and for that, i am really grateful."and marco rubio who admitted saturday night's debate was his downfall.sot marco rubio "listen to this, that will never happen again" nat hillary clinton cheering a tough night for democratic frontrunner hillary clinton who promised supporters she's marching on to the nomination. sot hillary clinton"now we take this campaign to the entire country where we will fight for every vote in every state." her opponent?proved he won't be so easy to shake off. sot sanders "that is what the political revolution is about. so new hampshire, thank you again. and now it's on" (kenneth standup close) so today it's on to the next one?south carolina.the state's gop primary is set for next week but chrhr christie is headed home to new jersey to decide if he'll stay in the race. kenneth moton, abc news manchester new hampshire 3 3 3 happening today two g-o-p presidential candidates will campaign in the upstate ahead of that upcoming south carolina primary. senator marco rubio is holding a rally at the marriott in spartanburg
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attend a gathering at the garrison arena in clemson starting at seven p-m. news 13 will have crews at both of today's events. for information on how to get tickets, visit the newslinks section of our website. 3 3 also today, vice president joe biden will be in north carolina. he will be at the duke university school of medicine in durham to discuss the new "national cancer moonshot" initiative. the goal of "national cancer moonshot" is to accelerate cancer research efforts, and improve cancer detection and prevention. 3 3 3 new this morning... the rutherfordton police department is asking for help, in identifying this man... police say he was involved in a larceny last saturday at a bi-lo in rutherfordton. anyone with information is asked to call sergeant kenny kempster at (828)-476-4086. 3 3 a man from morganton is accused of trying to kill another man from mcdowell county. deputies say "harrell powell junior" beat "christpher lawing" so badly that lawing suffered a severe head injury. lawing remains in i-c-u at mission hospital.
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with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. 3 3 3 a polk county man is arrested after several home break-ins in haywood county. marqui miller is charged with breaking and entering, burglary, and grand larceny. deputies say he kicked-in the door of a lake junaluska home last week but ran away when the owner confronted him. miller was arrested monday night after deputies say he broke into another home on cove creek road. he is also charged with a fugitive warrant out of south carolina. 3 3 3 3 we have an update on a dog that was blinded after she was shot in the head. anderson county deputies have now found the original owner of the dog. we first told you about amara last week. an arden animal rescue group is now caring for her. anderson county authorities say her previous owner admits he shot her because she was aggressive to his family and friends. deputies say a magistrate has determined that no charges will be filed against the owner. 3 3 the state of north carolina is fining duke energy nearly seven-million dollars for the 20-14 coal ash spill into the dan river. the fine covers
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when it pleaded guilty to federal pollution crimes last may. duke agreed to pay 102-million dollars to victims. the company says it is reviewing whether to challenge the penalty. 3 3 3 news 13 investigatesa& a loophole in gun laws that could pontentially put machine guns in the wrong hands. right now in north carolina.. the local sheriff has final say on whether you can have a machine gun. but a little-known loophole lets you buy an automatic rifle without local law enforcement approval. and your friends can use it without any background checks. it's called a gun trust. 3 lee mulligan, attorney 03:21:02 "a gun trust is what we call a purpose-built trust that means it was built for a specific purpose in this case to hold weapons. it could be nfa weapons or any kind of guns or rifles or handguns." 03:21:17tonight at 11... news 13's jon ostendorff investigates how easy it is to get a machine gun using this loophole... and if there are any plans to close the loophole anytime soon. 3
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3 lent begins today for many christians around the world. ash wednesday launches the 40- day lenten period. in the western church , it lasts until midnight on easter sunday. during that time, many believers will give up something, such as their favorite food or activity. it is done in remembrance of jesus' fasting in the wilderness. 3 3 3 we have another valentine's day themed early bird gets the win giveaway this morning! we are giving away a gift basket from sixsmith and sexton lavender farm. just go to facebook dot com slash news 13 to enter. we will announce the winner just before seven this morning. and stick around... sixsmith and sexton will be here demonstrating how to make your own chocolate sugar scrub for two. 3 3 3 coming up... coming up... a mountain boys and girls club reopens after spending thousands on repairs. what forced them to shut down for a
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3 good morning.. here's a live look from madison county... snow is covering the roads there. 3 3
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3 black ice is a threat this morning.. jaclyn this is a problem in swain county. i just check with dispatchers there..they tell me that black ice is a problem throughout the county this morning... stay off the roads if you live in the area. *drivers in mitchell county..some of your roads may be snow covered this morning. i'm jaclyn 3 deaugustino with this on-time traffic report... brought to you by the wired mouse computer solutions. 3 3 3 the transylvania county boys and girls club spent 10- thousand dollars to fix water
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for nearly a week after heavy rains caused sewers to back up into the building. crews replaced dry wall and carpeting. kids got back to their routines yesterday when test results showed there are not any toxins inside. 3 it was a result of a city sewer line and the city did put a valve on that sewer line to prevent this from happening again and were also looking at putting a valve on other sewer lines that come into our club as well. the transylvania county club serves more than 200 children on a daily basis. 3 3 the time is now 5:xx. these cities can handle some rain. coming up in this morning's five at five.. the rainiest cities in the u-s. 3 all new at six, a man was stuck in his newspaper stand for several days. how he was
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3 in this morning's five at five.... in honor of naitonal umbrella day, we are taking a look at the top five rainest cities in the u.s. coming in at number five.. baton rouge, louisiana their average annual rainfall is 62 inches, with 56 rainy days a year. number four on the list.. west palm beach, florida. their average rainfall, a little higher at 63 inches a year. number three.. new orleans, louisiana rain is about as common in new orleans as its jazz. they have around 56 rainy days to stay inside and enjoy the music. coming in at number two... pensacola, florida. this panhandle city is known mainly for it's beaches, but it does collect an average of 65 inches a year. the number one rainest city in the u.s... mobile, alabama. they seen an average annual rainfall of 67 inches with 59 days to use an
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3 3 3 here is a look at what you can expect for the next three days. 3 3 3 roy williams faints during north carolina's game at boston college. stan updates us on his condition. next in
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3 3 3 good morning everyone in sports.acc hoops last night--the tar heels trying to snap their two game losing streak.carolina is a half game up on louisville in the standings..there is not a better place to snap a losing
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boston collegebut the big concern wasn't losing streaks, but coach roy williams--early second half, williams collapses and has to be helped out of the arena--he had another vertigo episode--that has plagued them in the last few years., unc sports informatn department reported he was o.k. steve robinson took over. -------------- heels trailed most of the way, grabbed a quick lead, until eli carter hits the three--b.c leads by 1., he had 26.-------------but next trip down., marcus paige, money!!three pointer..carolina avoids the upset..68-65.big south women's games of importance,unc asheville and liberty both win on the road. they are both 12-2, and they play each other saturday at 2 at kimmel, the biggest game in many years for unc asheville women's basketball.schools were out and basketball games were cancelled in the mountains.two battles for first will be moved to wednesday. in the wncac is smoky mountain at north
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their only loss of the season. and in the mac its north buncombe at asheville--cougars win the mac with a win..they have a one game lead with 2 to play.------------other games moved to wednesday. reynolds at roberson and mcdowell at enka.--------------pisgah at brevard. hayesville at rosman --------------cherokee at swain and robbinsville at murphy.--those games moved to thursday.--------------- tuscola at franklin and mountain heritage at madison and mitchell at avery.those game set for wednesday, weather permittingthat's our sports this morning. i'm stan pamfilis. have a great wednesday. 3 3 here is a look at current conditions.. in our next half hour we'll talk more about what to expect in the next 7- days. 3
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3 the next primary is already on the minds of many. new drone footage is out of the
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3 it is 5:xx ... a drone captures some beauty shots of columbia, south carolina.. in it you can see the state capital of south carolina.. the state is of course the site of the next republican primary. the republican primary will be held on saturday, february 20th... and the democratic is saturday the 27th. 3 3 here is a look 3 here is a look at current conditions.. here are your weather headlines for today.. up next.. we'll talk about what to expect in the extended forecast. 3 3
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