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good morning i'm dave hall. and i'm maria silva. we begin with new developments on monday's ohio state university attack. the ohio state university police officer who shot and killed the suspect is being praised this morning for ending the situation about a began. cnn's karin caifa joins us live from cleveland as investigators continue to search for a motive. good morning karin--- ((ad-lib))
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and university officials monday said he was the perpetrator of a violent campus attack. monica moll / osu dir. of public safety: the suspect drove his vehicle into a group of pedestrians. there were some injuries that resulted from that. the suspect then got out of the vehicle with a knife and began cutting individuals in the area the question now: is why? federal law enforcement officials say they are looking at facebook postings, purportedly the suspect's -- grievances about attacks on muslims, and a reference to anwar al-awlaki, american-born al- qaeda cleric. the writings, they say, posted close to the time of the attack. authorities, however, caution against rushes to judgment. meanwhile, the university is crediting one of its campus officers, 28-year-old alan horujko, for his quick response. the officer shot the suspect, when he refused orders to drop his weapon, within minutes of the start of the attack. ohio state university president doctor michael drake said preparedness was key in this not being far worse. michael drake / president, ohio state university:
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exercise and we orient students on what to do if there is a situation like this. it's good to see that people responded to us. and last night, prayers and thoughts at a candlelight vigil. olivia dottore/osu freshman: everybody here is praying for those who were attacked and even the family of the attacker who died.>> ((ad-lib)) ((ad-lib)) we are following breaking news out of colombia, 76 people are dead after a plane crashed that was carrying a brazilian soccer team. right now we know that 5 people survived. the plane went down near medellin's international airport last night. authorities say the plane declared an emergency shortly before the crash.
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photographed at the crash site. the team was headed to colombia for a regional tournament final. the cause of the crash remains under investigation this morning. now let's check in cassandra jones. looks like we've got a major cool down on the way, right cass?! good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our first freeze of the season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on
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weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60 degrees. a woman has been sitting behind bars for the past 15 years for a murder she says she didn't commit. two months prior to the crime she told friends a man attacked her, so she pulled out a knife and slashed him. she says those statements were used against her to convict her of the man's murder. but as fox5's cyndi lundeberg explains, a nevada supreme court ruling says there's even that may have been overlooked.
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to death and leave no evidence at the crime scene and come up with male dna at the crime scene and happen to wear men shoes that ady or she didnt do it a week prior to the murder... a woman named diann parker told police bailey had raped her... and told police bailey was going to kill her. i dont know of a criminal investigation where a woman is raped and then that rape suspect is murdered and the police barely interview the bf of the rape victim and the rape kirstin lobato was convicted twice of the crime... lobato appealed her convction... but the judge denied her appeal. however the nevada supreme court ruled unanimously that there is evidence in this case that must be looked at... stephen jackson- the nevada supreme court said youve been too hasty you didnt do an indepth look into whether or nto her claims were valid you need to do an indepth look into those claims for now kirstin
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has... to plea her innocence. in february we spoke to her over the phone... this is what she wanted to say to those who doubt her innocence. blaise- i think a lot of people are skpetical and so i would say dont listen to me dont listen to anyone look at the evidence and form your own opinion because the facts speak for themselves stephen jackson- shes either the greatest criminal in the world or she didnt do it cyndi lundeberg fox5 news local las vegas>> the boyfriend of diann parker, the woman raped by duran bailey signed an affidavit. in it he says it was parker's friends who murdered bailey to protect parker. police have also never been able to prove kirsitn lobato knew or had ever associated with duran bailey. this is a very complicated case, you can find more information about kirstin lobato in a fox5 series called "guilty until proven innocent." just head to our
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vegas dot com. drivers should prepare for significant delays right now on the 215 near mccarran airport. the eastbound lanes of the 2-15 will be closed until 5 a-m. crews are working to finish installing parts of a new flyover ramp that goes over the beltway. traffic is being diverted to the northbound side of the airport connector. this is the second closure in the area so far this month. but we have some good news for drivers, we're told this is the last full freeway closure that's planned for the airport connector at 2-15. the project should wrap up by next october. the push for a higher minimum wage continues today. this time, hundreds of uber drivers are planning to join other hourly workers in the fight. the group 'fight for 15' says uber drivers in several cities will 'put their foot to the brake' today to march with other industry workers like fast food and airport employees. they will be calling for a 15- dollar an hour minimum wage. uber drivers are
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aggressive fare cuts and other expenses like gas, repairs and insurance. several major u-s cities have already raised the minimum wage to 15-dollars an hour. here at home, there are two "fight for 15" strikes planned for today. the first one starts at 6 a-m at the mcdonald's on the strip, across from the mirage. tonight's demonstration will begin at the carl's junior by the stratosphere before marching to the mcdonald's at paradise and sahara. the local "fight for 15" group says to demonstrations will be their quote "most disruptive protest yet." we will take you live to the 6 a-m protest. a worn-out beaten-up old sign welcoming people to the city of north las vegas will be replaced today. here's a look at the existing sign at pecos and owens. at 1:30 p-m, north las vegas mayor john lee will join students from tom williams elementary school to unveile the new sign. the old sign has fallen into disrpair due to grafitti and
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the students at tom williams will help the city maintain the corner by pulling weeds and clearing away litter. from small business saturday to giving tuesday, there are endless ways to support our local community during the holidays. the shade tree of las vegas is hosting its holiday donation drive right now. they are accepting new and gently used donations through december 12th. they need gift wrapping supplies, bath and body products, gloves, winter hats, sweaters and new donations can be dropped off at the address on your screen you can also donate to the center to support our local l-g-b-t-q community. giving tuesday is meant to be a day to raise funds and awareness for your favorite non-profit. toys r us is raising money for two great campaigns. the toys for tots program benefits some of the 15- point-5 million children living in poverty here in
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new, unwrapped toy at any toys r us or babies r us location. and don't forget to drop a few bucks in the salvation army red kettles. the salvation army help bring shelter and food to millions of children around the country each year. for more information visit "www dot red kettle reason dot com" they are hoping to raise at least 150-million dollars this year. the skye canyon joining in the spirit of giving back. skye canyon will be donating 100 bikes to the boy and girls clubs of southern nevada. the bike presentation will take place at 11 a-m at skye center. our second annual take 5 to care holiday food drive continues at vons and albertsons. fox5 and our take5 to care sponsors are collecting food now through the end of the year. you can drop off your non- perishable items in
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register. a medical breakthrough is changing the way we deal with infections. see how these "smart bandages" are serving as the first line of defense. a teenage amputee is overcoming challenges to play in his high school marching band. see how he's staying in line with his fellow
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the snow chains and head on up to mount charleston. the resort recieved 4 fresh inches of powder over the weekend, and with temps in the low 30's overnight here in the valley this, the mountain can expect a major cool down and more snow in the days ahead. here's a look at the conditions at the lee canyon ski and snowboard resort. that fresh powder means the snow machines are finally running, as the resort prepares to welcome snow lovers. the resort plans to open for the season next friday. good morning i'm cassandra jones with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are
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season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60 degrees.
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case of zika. texas health officials say the virus was likely spread by local mosquitos. the case was confirmed last week by a lab test.
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virus lives in a city that shares a border with mexico, but she had never traveled there. the good news is the woman is not pregnant. as you may recall, the zika virus can cause devastating birth defects in newborns. the first u-s cases of zika transmission were reported over the summer in miami. a state-of-the-art bandage is giving users an early warning of infection. the smart bandage glows bright yellow, warning the user that the wound become infected british scientists developed the smart bandages that turn yellow if the . existing methods of detecting infections can take up to 48 hours to come through - as well as removing wound dressings, which can be painful and distressing. removal of bandages can also cause scarring. the bandages are currently undergoing clinical trials with burns victims at four u-k hospitals. dementia is a general term for memory loss, which can be so severe in some people that it interferes with their day-to-day
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but new hope is here, a new study finds that dementia rates among older americans are falling. kim hutcherson has more on the new findings.
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was partially funded by the national institutes of health and was published in jama internal medicine. for today's health minute, i'm kim hutcherson.>> an amusement park in japan is apologizing for freezing 5- thousand fish in a skating rink. the park closed the attraction sunday. check this out, more than 20 species of dead fish and other sea life can be seen under the ice. the fish were positioned to make it look like they were swimming below the ice. one formation spelled out the word "hello." "space world" says the fish were purchased from a fish market and were dead before they were frozen in the water. the owners were hoping to create what they call an "ice aquarium". the aquarium plans to hold an "appropriate religous service" for the fish and then turn them into fertilizer. a double amputee is inspiring others to shoot for the stars, no matter the challenges you have to overcome. this is 15-year-old jahkee johnson. he was born with a rare disease, so both of his legs were amputated below
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was a child. today, the 9th grader is the star of his georgia high school marching band. he even has special shoes that enable him to move in line with the rest of the band. a couple from ohio makes the best of a bad situation. the newlyweds got stuck in a traffic jam on their wedding night, so they improvised for an unforgettable first dance.... in the middle of the highway! their videographer filmed the moment as they slow danced to alison krauss' hit 'when you say nothing at all.' this couple was determined that nothing, not even a traffic jam would spoil their wedding day. metallica slashes another record. the band is back in a familiar spot with the release of its latest album. we'll explain. the victoria's secret angels have jetted off to paris ahead of sunday night's fashion show. see how the ladies are getting ready to wow you with their barely- there fashions.
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gotta make you understand never gonna give you up, never gonna let you down never gonna run around and desert you " british singer rick astley's tour will kick off his 2017 tour right here in las vegas. he will perform on january 21-st at the pearl at the palms. pre-sale tickets go on sale today! in other music news, metallica's new ablum "hardwired to self-destruct" debuted at number one. this is the rock bands sixth number one album on the billboard 200 chart. hardwired's start is the third- largest album debut of 20-16, behind drake's "views" album and beyonce's "lemonade" album. hardwired sold 291-thousand units in it's first week of release. tickets to the electric daisy carnival are on sale now, but they're going fast! if you were planning on getting the early owl discounted price, you are out of
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the tickets sold out fast. but general admission tickets for the 3-day music festival are still up for grabs. e-d-c returns to the las vegas motor speedway next year from june 16th to the 18th. angles take flight, for the 20-16 victorias secret fashion show. the ladies jetted off to paris monday to prepare for the annual runway show. models like alessandra ambros jenner and adriana lima can be seen in the photos. the show will be filmed tomorrow. it airs sunday night. a major bill is set to end delays for veterans. more on the bill and how it will help our nations veterans get the care they desperately need. plus, a local organization that helps veterans get back on their feet here in the valley is undergoing a
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a loud bang, and i saw a huge cloud of like dust" the search for answers continues
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campus of ohio state university. what we are learning about the attacker this morning. "having that video surveillance both inside and outside is very critical." a local homeowner who was recently robbed installs home surveillance video to prevent another incident. you'll never believe what those cameras just filmed by chance. plus, giving back to those who have given us so much. how you can help our blue star mothers send care packages to our military. go maria silva. i'm dave hall. now it's time to get a first look at your fox5 weather 24-7 forcast... cassandra jones joins us now.
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with fox5. north breezes continue today 15 to 25 mph with chilly daytime highs. we will top out at 56 degrees today with mostly clear skies. we are gearing up for our first freeze of the season with advisories going into effect from 2am to 8am wednesday morning for temperatures dropping between 28-32 degrees. high temperatures hold in the mid 50s. wednesday and thursday with our morning start in the mid 30s around las vegas. high temperatures will be in the 50s. another system drops in friday bringing more clouds with gusty winds across the area. we look to stay dry at this point with highs in the low 50s on friday. look for more sun this weekend with temperatures pushing closer to 60

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