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were three gun shots.. they shot and killed -- the college? we have a vehicle that struck several pedestrians." and then police say the suspect pulled out a knife. ((nat)) broadcastify -- "be advised, we got a man with a knife running around, cutting people." sot chief craig stone ohio state university police pedestrians. he exited the vehicle and use add butcher knife to start cutting pedestrians." sot dr. andrew thomas chief medical "there were multiple injuries .. related to laceration or cuts.. most likely? from the stab razak ali artan?born in somalia, living in the us as a legal resident. kenneth moton standup close: investigators continue to dig into the suspect's background and motive. they have not ruled out terror. kenneth moton, abc news, columbus, ohio. in the wake of this attack... universities across the nation...
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campus security... 13 action news anchor... lesley marin... joins us live from u-n-l-v... with more.... on what the school is doing... lesley... you've probably walked on unlv and seen these emergency systems. press them and you get help. but today university police took safety a step further adding half dozen extra officers. i sat down with unlv police chief jose elique. he says the attack at ohio always be prepared. aside from extra officers-- the school checked their alert system and reviewed emergency plans today. chief elique also said many classroom have electric locks-- which teachers can activate inside their classroom in case of emergency. elique wants student to also be vigilant around campus right now. you know that saying if you see something say something that we try to stress all the time but
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at 6 pm hear from students who come to unlv everyday. why they say they say they need more security. live lesley marin 13 an we'll continue to follow this story..... throughout the night... on 13 action news. you can also get the latest.... on our k-t-n-v news app and our website.... k-t-n-v dot com. police are releasing new information..... about the man accused of sexuall a little girl. this is the sketch of the suspect. authorities say... he approched the -8- year-old girl and her little brother.... who were playing outside.... on thanksgiving. he told the little boy to go inside... and... that's when the attack.... happened. police think... this was an isolated incident... but... they want to find him immediatly.... before he has time.... to hurt another child. if you recognize him... call police. a serious heads-up if you're planning to use the 215 around the airport later tonight. the eastbound lanes will close
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starting at 9 tonight between the airport exit and warm springs. no closures are scheduled for the 215 west. drivers will be able to get to mccarran.. but if you're not going to the airport.. you should exit before warm springs. those lanes are scheduled to reopen at 5am. and starting tonight -- n-dot will make nightly lane restrictions along the 15 in both directions between craig and speedway boulevard. lanes will close at 9 p-m and reopen at 5 a-m sunday through december 9th. restrictions are part of a widening project -- to change the 5-mile stretch of highway from 4 to 6 lanes. the chilly weather will continue as one storm system makes an exit and another pushes into the area. northern parts of the valley will continue to see breezy winds tonight as the current system starts to make its slow breezy winds tonight as the current system starts to make its slow push to the east.
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upper 30s and low 40s around the valley tonight. tomorrow will be a breezy day with gusts between 25- 30mph as the system makes its final exit. highs temps will reach the high 50s tomorrow with clear skies. wednesday we will be in between system, but high temps will only reach the low to mid 50s around the valley. the wi high cloud cover. to mid 50s around the valley. the winds will be light with only high cloud cover. new at five tonight: a scare involving a school bus this afternoon. police responded to the
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crash. there were 44 students on the school bus. thankfully nobody was hurt. an update..... on the deadly school bus crash..... that left -6- students dead.... in chattanooga, tennessee tonight... -5- children are still.... in the tonight... -5- children are still.... in the hospital. -3- of them..... are in critical condition. the bus driver.... johnthony walker is facing several charges.... of vehicular homicide. authorities say.... he was going faster..... than the posted speed limit..... just before it went off the road and rolled. walker will be in cour president-elect..... donald trump met with retired u-s general.... david petraeus.... at trump tower... today. petraeus is the latest name.... being thrown around.... for secretary of state. he is also..... a former c-i-a director.... who resigned.... after a scandal involving..... improper handling of classified information. last week.... petraeus told the b-b-c..... if he was asked to join trump's cabinet..... his only response would be.... "yes, mr. president." michigan as of tonight.. you can put michigan's 16 electoral votes on the pile for
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today from michigan's secretary of state. that brings trump's electoral total to 306.. compared to 232 for hillary clinton. trump's margin of victory in michigan ended up being just under 11-thousand votes. nats of 21 gun salute cuba is now..... in the third day of national mourning.... for former leader.... fidel castro. earlier today... castro was honored.... a with - 21- gun salute. and... there are huge lines..... in havana..... of people waiting to view.... those are among a number of observances and gatherings.... in cuba.... ahead of castro's funeral.... on sunday. cuba fidel castro's death is likely to spark..... more interest..... in american travel to cuba... but... u-s tourism to cuba is still illegal. but.... there are -12- categories of authorized travel.... which includes... educational... religious..... and humanitarian reasons..... to travel..... to the island country. starting tomorrow... united airlines will start
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commercial flights there. we're following an interesting story about a baby in las vegas that's growing taller every warm. 13 action news reporter marti glaser introduces us to 'ozzie.' 175114 where we have ozzie here behind me , he is a 2 1/2 year old giraffe . the only giraffe in the state of nevada and besides having an infectious personality . he is endangered he is young just started to develop 165009 and now people nevada dont a giraffe. 170927 he is here and we could use their help t o support this operation and wait until you see what this giraffe can do and why you need to come out and meet him for yourself. 175129 our -13- days of giving is officialy... underway. we're trying to make a difference..... by helping kids..... get toys this holiday season. 13 action news anchor.... beth fisher....
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with more on this amazing effort... beth.... 13-action news -- nevada highway partol-- and findlay toyota -- are asking you to donate -- a new unwrapped toy -- valued between 10- and -20- dollars -- during the 13-days of giving". donation bins are out right now -- across the valley -- including here at our station. the complete list -- is at k-t-n- v dot com. the las vegas rescue mission -- will distribute all the gifts families in need. findlay toyota -- nevada coin mart -- and zippy shell -- are proud sponsors -- of 13-action news -- and the 13-days of giving.
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you can also drop off donations along with nevada coin mart.. las vegas paving and n- h-p southen command. there's also triple-a southern nevada and findlay toyota at the valley auto mall. we want to thank findlay toyota.. nevada coin mart and zippy shell.. who are all proud sponsors of 13- action news and our 13-days of giving. some tense moments on a passenger jet.. bound for las vegas..
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wrong. we'll tell you what happened thousands of feet off the ground that forced an abrupt emergency landing. an abrupt emergency landing. there will be a shortage of uber drivers.... tomorrow. we'll explain why.... it might be a little harder.... to find a ride. and.. zappos is known for its unusual work environment. that includes how they're dealing with the stress that goes along with cyber monday. -3- people are behind bars.....
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a third person allegedly involved in the crime..... is a juvenile. deputies say... they won't be sharing his name or picture. hundreds of uber drivers plan to join a national protest tomorrow to demand a 15-dollar minimum wage. the group 'fight for 15' says uber drivers will idle their cars and march with other industry workers. in the past.. uber has said drivers in its top 20 u-s markets actually make more than 19-dollars an hour on average. aggressive fare cuts and no consideration for expenses like gas.. repairs and insurance. from contact 13... if you're shopping on-line... from work today... you're not alone. according to "career builder"... -53- percent of surveyed shoppers admit..... to spending some work time... doing their holiday shopping. that's up -3- percent..... from last year... despite... most businesses blocking access... to certain websites. smartphones and tablets... are credited..... as a major factor... for the increase.
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bonuses. a holiday survey... by accounting principals says... -75- percent of h-r... and hiring managers... plan to give bonuses. of course... that amount will vary... from company to company. but... the average bonus... is expected to be.... more than.... -1- thousand dollars. texas is now the second state in the continental united states to confirm..... a locally-transmitted case of zika virus. health officials say.... lab results confirmed the virus..... living in south texas.... near the mexico border. the only other u-s state..... where the virus is circulating.... is florida. some tense moments.. thousands of feet off the ground for passengers on an american airlines flight from dallas to las vegas. they were forced to make an emergency landing in albuquerque when an engine suddenly failed. they finally arrived at mccarran 8 hours late. 13 action news reporter parker collins has video from inside
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to twitter from a passenger -- appears to show one of the engines... sputtering out mid- flight. even without this view... everyone could tell something was wrong. marcia beckman 4:53:25-4:53:33 "so you could see when the stewardess everybody getting nervous well we heard a bang we heard sound like a purring sound so we knew something was wrong." in their voices and their faces-- you don't see or hear fear... it's pure exhaustion. graham mendes 4:51:15-4:51:20 just waiting. that was the absolute worst part because we should have been here a little after eight o'clock last night." standup 7:53:19-7:53:26 the people who were on that plane picking up off... after it first started pumping hours ago... when fliers heard a loud bang. shannon ridley 4:56:39-4:56:48 was it scary at all were you concerned for your safety? honestly yes quite frankly when you're flying you have no control." before panic could break out... the pilot got on the p-a. 4:53:54-4:54:05 "you knew something happened cause what was that sound but the captain
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said were going to go to albuquerque we just had to wait a long time for a flight." nat people were thankful to be in vegas... but also thankful to be alive. at mccarran parker collins thirteen action news. we're following some severe weather tonight including tornado warnings in mississippi.. louisiana and iowa. fortunately.. those advisories are expected video now from lincoln, nebraska where there were 4 reports of tornadoes touching down. those are nebraska's first post-thanksgiving tornadoes in over 30 years. skiiers and snowboarders.... mark december -9-th.... down on your calendar. that's opening day..... at "lee canyon ski resort". the resort is currently closed..... for winter prep..... as they use snow guns..... to suppliment the -4- inches of natural snow..... that fell.... over the weekend.
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karla huelga.... and '13 first alert weather.' the chilly weather will continue as one storm system makes an exit and another pushes into the area. northern parts of the valley will continue to see breezy winds tonight as the current system starts to make its slow push to the east. expect overnight lows in the upper 30s and low 40s around the valley tonight. tomorrow will be a breezy day with gusts between 25- 30mph as the system makes its final exit. 50s tomorrow with clear skies. wednesday we will be in between system, but high temps will only reach the low to mid 50s around the valley. the winds will be light with only high cloud cover. late wednesday/early thursday, our next system start to make its entrance. we'll see extra cloud cover and some breezes thursday with highs in the mid 50s. the cloud cover will thicken friday and the winds will pick up. it looks like friday will be upper end breezy/lower end
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high temps will only reach the low 50s. the system makes an exit by early saturday, which will clear skies over the weekend. saturday high temps recover to the mid 50s, then to around 60 on sunday. a system will pass to our north monday, but it'll be close enough to bring us some breezes and stunt any warming that day. up next.. it's all hands on deck for the busiest day of the year at zappo's but this year..
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but this year.. they're managing the cyber monday stress in an unusual way. and... at -6- a creepy crawly situation. a las vegas woman says scorpions have invaded her apartment building... and pest control isn't helping. when you ask, we investigate. 13-action news -- nevada
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dollars -- during the 13-days of giving". donation bins are out right now -- across the valley -- including here at our station. the complete list -- is at k-t-n- v dot com. the las vegas rescue mission -- proud sponsors -- of 13-action news -- and the 13-days of giving. it's the busiest day of the year for zappos.com where employees spent cyber monday
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thousands of orders. but this year... they're throwing a little furriness.... into the mix. the zappos headquarters transformed.... into a pet adoption center. and when the day got a little to chaotic--workers were allowed to take a break for some animal therapy. this is part of their.... "pawli- dayz campaign".... a nationwide effort.... to rescue.... -9- thousand cats and dogs... this holiday season. six - a valley woman forced to watch in horror from halfway around the world as burglars video she hopes will bring the crooks to justice. and... here's a look..... at what's coming up in tonight's primetime line-up... right here on abc... at -8-... it's the c-m-a country christmas at 10... watch "conviction"... followed by action news... live at -11-.... that's our news for now.. but... stay with us....
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remember.. we're always on at ktnv.com.. our ktnv mobile app and our roku channel. we'll see you back here in 30-minutes for action news.. live at 6.
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tonight, breaking news. we're on the scene right now. the horrific attack at a major american university. the suspect plowing into pedestrians, then going on the attack with a butcher's knife. multiple victims. and what we've just learned about the suspect. also breaking tonight, the recount battle. the first state set to begin. we're there tonight with new reporting. president-elect donald trump tweeting claims of voter fraud elsewhere with no proof. and could there be any change in the outcome of the election? severe storms at this hour. a tornado watch right now. heavy snow, rain and ice. that system marching east tonight. the record-breaker. holiday sales already. and now, it's cyber monday. the best deals you can still get tonight. and the missing mom mystery tonight. three weeks after she vanishes, then found by the side of the road.

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