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tv   8 News Now Good Day  CBS  October 18, 2016 4:30am-5:00am PDT

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nfl owners are meeting in houston this morning to discuss about the raiders possibly moving to the valley. our chris maathius is in houston and he lets us know if the nfl is ready for the move. ((kirsten joyce)) >> in las vegas is becoming more of a reality but if the raiders arrived early where would they play till the new stadium get's built? ((brian loftus)) >> and... temps continues to drop this week. sherry tells us how cool it's going to get. ((kirsten joyce)) 8 ns right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) ((brian loftus)) a potential make or break week for las vegas... when it comes to reeling in the raiders. thanks for joining us on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader. 'm brian loftus.. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and i'm kirsten joyce the nfl owners are meeting in houston today. and while we don't expect a vote on relocation... we do know.. the battle over the raiders will be a hot topic deep in the heart of texas.. chris maathuis takes us there.
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mark davis's plan to bring the raiders to las vegas nothing will be decided here over the next few days but owners will get there first word on the stadium plans from owners raider mark davis they'll discuss the owners plans and will get our first chance to talk with some loaners to get their first impressions on the real possibility i do think that local sports are important to the economy what about the owners this is professional sports there's no loyalty to the community oil to casino owner and visionary steve wynn told us the owners are ready to make the move my friend jerry jones and robert craft and others with whom i have a personal relationship have told me the nfl is ready to do it our goal is to build a local fanbase and to build the pride in the community we'll see what the owners are saying about the possibility of moving to las vegas big big topic here at the fall nfl owners meeting reporting from houston chris
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((brian loftus)) the brand new stadium bill has officially been signed into law. yesterday governor brian sandoval signed the new bill that will provide las vegas 750 million dollars in public funding. if the n-f-l approves the team's relocation bid. raiders owner mark davis and other team officials joined governor sandoval... key lawmakers... and local leaders for the ceremonial occasion at u-n-l-v. ((sen. kelvin atkinson/(d) clark county: h when you're creating an environment that diversifies our economy, it's a win-win, and i think our citizens are happy." steve sisolak: "it wasn't just the vote he provided, the senate provided a huge amount of leadership, you got the ball over the endzone when it was fourth-and-goal and we really appreciate everything you did." sen. atkinson: "thank you buddy." steve sisolak: "thanks my friend." )) ((brian loftus)) >> the governor's office of economic development estimates between the stadium and the convention center construction projects... around 25-thousand construction jobs will be created... along with 14-thousand permanent jobs./// ((kirsten joyce))
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the raiders to move to las vegas they could be playing here as early as next season. due to the raiders current clause in their lease in oakland... the team would be playing their home games in sam boyd stadium the stadium holds just over 35 thousand people. after undergoing a 1 point 2 million dollar renovation. we learned that the raiders have already come here, and checked out the facility... with some improvements, it may just work./// sherry how's the weather today? ((sherry swensk))
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yesterday. ............. temps are dropping to 60s and even 50s outside the valley. ............. some light southwest winds today and eventually some cooler north winds tomight and tomorrow. ................... a nice day today with sunshine
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afternoon. let's take a look at the roads with demetria ((demetria obilor))
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i'm watching some activity on northbound 95 around south rancho. the right shoulder is blocked off. no major delays. out along the south beltway, traffic looks pretty good. no major delays heading to the airport.
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involved shooting that happened last week. at a press conference investigators released video of the incident and identified the suspect as rex wilson. last wednesday wilson fled from police during a traffic stop near fort apache and hualapai way. police say they shot wilson 8 thought was a gun at them. it turns out he had a water nozzle that resembled a gun... which is the same thing he's accused of using in 16 different robberies leading up to the shooting. police say wilson also used his own blood to write "sorry" on the screen in the s-u-v's dash. no officers were hurt in the shooting./// ((kirsten joyce)) a volunteer football coach at silverado high school has been arrested for having an inappropriate relationship with a female students. 21-year old jordan turner was
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act with a 14 or 15 year old student... and kidnapping. school district police say they became aware of it on friday.. and he was arrested on friday after they interviewed him. turner has a court appearance scheduled for tomorrow./// ((kirsten joyce)) over 100 animals are in need of a home in arkansas. ((brian loftus)) >> coming up on good day we'll see why officials are calling this one of the largest exotic animal rescues in u.s. history./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and demetria obilor.
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((brian loftus)) the largest big cat rescue in u-s history is happening in northwest arkansas. ((kirsten joyce)) >> turpentine creek wildlife refuge -- taking 27 big cats into its facility... and placing two-dozen more as erika hall explains, that's just the beginning. (nats lion roaring) ((erika hall)) >> daniel the lion is one of 27 big cats who were recently purchased from a colorado-based facility, after the owner fell ill and could no longer care for t hem. the animal transfer is being called the largest big cat rescue in u-s history-- moving 51 animals in 19 days to different animal sanctuaries.
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other accredited sanctuaries and basically moving animals and giving them a lifetime home." 9 sec ((erika hall)) >> when daniel the lion arrived at the turpentine creek wildlife refuge last week-- he required immediate emergency care--within 24 hours of arrival he needed to a have a bad eye removed, as well as a mass on his tail and a vasectomy. several more animals will also need medical attention. the refuge is currently at capacity, but the facility plans to open two more habitats to provide for even more animals. 5 sec (nats lion sounds) taking on these additional animals costs money. mccormick says each animal costs roughly 10-grand a year to care for. and the non-profit relies on donations. but trainer emily mccormack says without their help-- there aren't a lot of options for big cats who are not pure-bred. emily mccormack, animal curator >> "the reason that we're here is there is people that try to own them as a pet there's people that breed and sell them to the public. there's not enough laws regulating them in the united states period and so its gotten totally out of control, making
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necessity in the united states," 16 sec ((kirsten joyce)) james corden giving pranking try with nba legend shaquille o'neal. ((driver: >> oh my god it's shaquille o'neal james corden: >> no no it's not shaq he's a regular. timothy get in the car shaquille o'neal: >> i won't fit )) ((brian loftus)) >> we'll take a look at how the botched prank worked out for the two stars./// ((demetria obilor))
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corden is giving pranking a try. he now has clip online of he and shaquille o'neal's prank show "shaq'd" that had a large funde james corden: >> good day sir i noticed that you have a little scratch on the hubcap, but don't you worry before we give this back to you this car will be in tip top condition. driver: >> oh my god it's shaquille o'neal james corden: >> no no it's not shaq he's a regular. timothy get in the car shaquille o'neal: >> i won't fit driver: >> ok it that is shaq. james corden: >> no no this is not happening again driver: >> hey calm down okay! james corden: >> no, no i will not calm
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wearing a disguise. driver: >> i mean it's obviously shaq shaquille o'neal: >> superman himself james corden: >> you didn't recognize me? james corden: >> i'm james corden this is a prank show we were going to steal you're car. ((demetria obilor)) >> after corden spilled the beans the driver called over a police officer to get him arrested. and the officer himself recognized shaq, but had no clue who james corden is./// sherry how's the weather today? ((sherry swensk))
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shopping outdoors. ...........
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breezes will set up tomorrow to keep temps near normal. .............. they've got heat back east... we've got cool fall mornings with temps falling back to the low 60s right now and likely some 50s before daybreak. ............. the heat with santa ana winds... and a lake wind adivsory tomorrow in southern clark county. ..... temps in the 80s all week. even hotter near 90 degrees by saturday. thena slight chance of showers
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let's take a look at the roads with demetria ((demetria obilor)) we still have this activity
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and toys parents can soon get their hands on... that story and more coming up on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader./// you're watching 8 news now good day.
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burning vehicle is an ultimate test of bravery, then two north las vegas police officers pass with flying colors. on september 7th, 2015, sgt travis snyder and lt jill morrison were responding to a terrible accident at the corner of allen and alexander. what they did shortly after arriving on scene amazed on-lookers and made their co-workers proud. paul joncich has today's everyday heroes it was one of those accident scenes....that make you anyone survived. a multi vehicle crash on a 100 degree day. one of the drivers was trapped in a vehicle....that's without hesitation....two of north las vegas's finest went to work. ((sgt travis snyder/north las vegas police: "i started beating on the window asking if the driver was okay, and you could tell he was in a daze from the accident.")) smoke was filing the passenger compartment. ((sgt. snyder: "it's when i noticed the flames begin to roll out of the front wheel wells of the truck i could feel the heat coming off.")) when the door wouldn't open, lt jill morrison squeezed in through the passenger side,
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to pull him out. ((sgt snyder: " she was able to climb over the top of him and grabbed his belt and began to drag him out of the vehicle.")) (("i grabbed ahold of him and lt. morris and i were able to drag him away from the burning truck.")) the man survived. the two officers insist "it was all in a days work." that everyone on the force would have done the same thing. but listen to what lt morrison admits was going through her mind when she was inside the burning vehicle. morrison:"holy cow, i've been on for 20 years, and i'm gonna die in the fire. of all things a fire? i've seen gunshots go over my head, and i thought man, a fire, this is not what i had planned.")) ...and both wouldn't hesitate to do it again. and that's why sgt travis snyder and lt jill morrison are red cross everyday heroes.///
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the nfl stadium has been signed... now it's time to get the raiders here! what's next in the process of getting the team to the valley. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus -- president obama will be here in southern nevada. what he's expected to talk about.. just weeks before election day. ((brian loftus)) >> and, the winds have finally died down in the valley.. but mother nature is bringing back the heat. sherry takes a look at the upcoming warm week. >> 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) brian loftus >> thanks for waking up with us, i'm brian loftus. kirsten joyce >> i'm kirsten joyce. metro police have taken a man into custody.. after he barricaded himself inside a home with his father. ((brian loftus)) >> the stand- off wrapped up just before midnight.. on koa avenue, near sam's town.


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