2018 midterms: An early heat for 2020 Democrats?

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=” Image “/ > Denis Poroy/ AP In this Feb. 24, 2018, photo, Sen. Kamala Harris D-Calif., speaks at the 2018 California Democrats State Convention in San Diego.

Sunday, May 20, 2018|10:01 a.m.

ATLANTA– Look carefully enough at the 2018 midterm project and you’ll see the stirrings of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House from President Donald Trump.

The leading players– from recognized national figures such as former Vice President Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren to up-and-comers including California Sen. Kamala Harris– do not necessarily put it that way. However the possible 2020 prospects are making the rounds, raising and distributing campaign money amongst fellow Democrats, endorsing candidates and meeting political activists.

Their motions show contending techniques for developing their credibilities and forming a celebration that does not have a clear leader and consistent message in the Trump age.

For senators trying to improve understood, a main goal is showing fundraising strength and celebration commitment, without necessarily taking sides in the larger battle in between the left and moderates who divided on the minimum wage, health insurance and other concerns.

” I simply want to do whatever I can” to help Democrats win, Harris stated at a current drop in Georgia, where she was campaigning and raising money for Stacey Abrams’ race for governor.

It becomes part of an aggressive effort for the freshman senator. She’s raised $3.5 million for her Senate coworkers and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, plus exactly what she helps candidates such as Abrams raise straight when she appears with them, and at the end of April Harris had nearly a $1 million balance in the political action committee that she uses to back other Democrats.

Warren boasts that she’s raised $15 million for other Democrats given that her 2013 election. The Massachusetts senator faces a re-election campaign this fall, however not as tough a race as confronts 10 coworkers running in states where Trump won. Like Harris, Warren and New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker have assisted those senators.

Warren is likewise helping other branches of the celebration: a transfer of loan to Home Democrats’ campaign committee, $5,000 for every single state celebration and $175,000 spread out throughout state legislative projects in objected to states.

Democratic and Republican campaign veterans state such contributions and fundraising trips aren’t clearly about future projects. “We’re not playing 3D chess,” says Harris spokesperson Lily Adams, who explains the senator’s concern as “developing our numbers in the Senate” for the final 2 years of Trump’s term, while searching for strong ladies and minority prospects. (Abrams would be the first female African-American guv in U.S. history.)

Operatives also insist there are no quid pro quos, though Republican presidential campaign veteran Rick Tyler states, “These men are out there accumulating chits.”

Tyler worked for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s 2016 White Home campaign. Cruz was amongst the conservatives who took a trip the country prior to his project, backing similar conservatives and raising cash. Trump’s unlikely rise eliminated that foundation, however Tyler said it’s nonetheless a required part of a nationwide project, due to the fact that prospective presidents develop their networks and test messages as they satisfy activists and voters beyond their individual bases.

Harris, for instance, is visibly avoiding most early presidential nominating states– no journeys to Iowa or New Hampshire up until now. Because 10 Senate Democrats need to look for re-election in states Trump won, her travels do put her in a few of the critical states in the battle to control the Senate. She’s been to Ohio five times for Sen. Sherrod Brown, two times to Michigan for Sen. Debbie Stabenow and when to Florida for Sen. Costs Nelson. She has a June journey planned for Wisconsin Sen. Tammy Baldwin. Warren has actually been to Ohio a minimum of 4 times this campaign season and traveled to Michigan and Wisconsin, to name a few states.

Those states helped give Trump the presidency. They also might show crucial as main states in a prolonged nominating fight that might emerge with a large field and Democrats’ proportional distribution of nominating convention delegates.

Sanders, whose insurgent governmental project in 2016 pushed the Democrats’ left flank, is perhaps the most unabashed of the possible 2020 group about using this year’s midterms to put his favored policy stamp on the celebration. A respected small-dollar fundraiser, the Vermont senator no longer has to prove he can raise money or draw a crowd.

” I have actually been extremely vital about the business model of the Democratic Celebration,” Sanders informed The Associated Press. He stated his travel to 28 states since Trump took workplace and his endorsements in federal and state races are part of his assured “political transformation” intended to advance ideas like a $15 minimum wage, tuition-free college and universal medical insurance.

Sanders bank on liberal challenger Marie Newman in her unsuccessful Home Democratic primary fight against conservative Rep. Dan Lipinski in Illinois. But Sanders scored a significant win Tuesday in Pennsylvania when his choice for lieutenant governor, John Fetterman, finished with a surprise primary victory.

Biden is at the opposite end of Democrats’ identity fight. His recommendation list and fundraising schedule are brimming with state party dinners, occasions for sitting Democratic senators and rallies for prospects running as moderates, a minimum of in tone, if not in policy preference. “I enjoy Bernie, but … I don’t believe 500 billionaires are the reason we are in difficulty,” Biden said at a current Brookings Organization speech about his top priorities for the middle class.

Biden’s assistants say he’s willing to assist any Democrat get elected, but the native of Scranton, Pennsylvania, who loves to wax eloquent about his working-class upbringing is in demand to project for Democrats running in GOP-leaning locations. He headlined fundraising events and project rallies for first-year Alabama Sen. Doug Jones and new Pennsylvania Rep. Conor Lamb, who won among citizens who had sided overwhelmingly with Trump in 2016. Biden’s next planned project endeavor is to North Carolina on behalf of Democrat Dan McCready, a veteran attempting to win a rural Charlotte Home district that wasn’t competitive 2 years back.

Certainly, lots of Democratic hopefuls around the country are accepting assistance from multiple would-be presidents, and the positionings don’t always follow easily along the celebration’s philosophical fight lines.

Abrams has campaigned as a liberal, but her primary challenger has actually hammered her for cutting deals with Republicans in Georgia’s General Assembly. Besides Harris, she’s campaigned along with Booker and gotten a recommendation from Sanders, who’s provided to campaign for her.

When reporters tried to ask Harris and Abrams about 2020, they both smiled and left.

New Face: Danielle Kowal

Taking her daddy’s advice to heart, Danielle Kowal seeks to do the best she can any place life takes her. She is an academic support expert for student-athlete academic services (SAAS) in the Academic Success Center.

Where did you grow up and exactly what was that like?

I matured in Carmel, California, and I am exceptionally grateful I had the ability to live in such a lovely location. Each time I go back I appreciate its simpleness and marvelous appeal more. Because the weather does not really get any cooler than 50 or warmer than 75 we invested great deals of time outdoors– at the beach or in the valley hiking. I absolutely miss the beach one of the most.

What is your present task title and exactly what are a few of your tasks?

In this role, I coordinate our student-athlete tutoring program, help with encouraging a couple of freshman student-athletes, strategy SAAS events, and help our associate athletic director of SAAS with a range of financial aid and policy/procedure tasks. They call me the “energy player.” When things show up, I have the tendency to jump in wherever they need me.

What inspired you to get into your field?

As a student-athlete (I was a swimmer at Fresno State) I tried to be as involved as possible. My junior and senior years I had more management chances which meant I had the ability to attend athletic department personnel conferences and sit as the student-athlete agent on a few committees. I had a coach in the department that persuaded me to seek a graduate assistantship in the department and that year really sold me. I have actually always understood that whatever field I went into, I wanted to assist individuals. That has always been my enthusiasm. In this profession every day is various. You never ever understand exactly what is going to stroll through your door, and because I have actually discovered the ultimate platform to help student-athletes have the best experience possible.

Why UNLV?

I understood I was transferring to Las Vegas upon the conclusion of my master’s degree (at California State University, Fresno) last spring however truly was uncertain about where I saw myself starting my expert career. Having actually been a student-athlete then a graduate assistant in athletics, I knew I loved the environment, however chances can be uncommon. I spent a great amount of time taking a look at all of my alternatives in town however when this position emerged I understood I needed to go for it.

Finish this sentence, “If I couldn’t work in my current field, I would like to …”.

Travel and study.

Inform us about a time in your life when you have actually been bold.

Rather honestly, taking the leap of faith and going into a graduate assistantship with the athletic department while I was pursuing a master’s in criminology was probably one of the most gutsy choices I have actually made. It wasn’t going to be easy to discuss to a prospective employer.

Tell us about an item in your workplace that has significance.

There are a few photos on my wall. 3 of the pictures are of my college team and one is of myself and my other half. Those images are a constant suggestion of the strength and compassion of the people around me. My team saw me through a few of the hardest days and never ever lost their faith in me. They enjoyed me stop working constantly and succeed periodically, and their support was unwavering. The photo of my hubby and me was taken on my favorite beach in your home. He is my friend and motivation every day, so I examine for a smile numerous times a day.

Activities or hobbies?

I still swim at least when a week and love a great book!

What books do you have on your bedside table?

I have the book Origins by Dan Brown on my night table at the moment. Great checked out up until now!

Any tips for success?

” It’s not where you go, it’s exactly what you do where you go.” My papa utilized to tell this to the high school senior citizens when they were beginning the college application process. At the time, it was far too cliché for me to value in totality now I think of it before practically anything I do. People tend to underestimate where they are, always searching for the next huge thing. I genuinely think that every day is an opportunity to do something you have never ever done before and any problem or difficulty makes the journey that much more thrilling. You can do unbelievable things any place or whenever, if you make the conscience effort do to so.

5 dead, 1 hospitalized in 3-vehicle crash northwest of Las Vegas Valley

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said. The Nye County Sheriff’s Office < a href=" https://www.facebook.com/nyecountysheriff/photos/a.512919192184594.1073741827.512916855518161/1104317953044712/?type=3&permPage=1 “> posted on Facebook stating they were helping Nevada Highway Patrol in the Sunday afternoon crash. The office validated five people were killed and one other was hurt.

The crash examination remained in the initial phase Sunday night, Trooper Travis Smaka with Nevada Highway Patrol stated, however he said the crash involved three lorries.

A Nissan was traveling northbound behind a GMC truck, Smaka said, when it attempted to pass the truck. That portion of road, one lane in each instructions, was OKAY to pass.

The Nissan clashed head on with another Nissan taking a trip southbound and the vehicle attempting to pass was engulfed in flames. The southbound Nissan was redirected into the truck, triggering it to roll over off the highway and ejecting the male driver, killing him, Smaka stated.

Two people in the Nissan taking a trip south were deceased on scene, as well as two people in the other Nissan. The only survivor of the 6 individuals included was a female guest of the truck, who was taken to University Medical Center in severe condition.

Smaka stated a description of the two in the Nissan that caught fire wouldn’t be offered due to the fire damage.

The U.S. 95 was closed down in both directions at mile marker 27, near Amargosa Valley, while authorities investigate. Prevent the route.

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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'' Jurassic Park ' dinosaur specialist ' s next huge thing: holograms

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Matt Volz/ AP In this May 21, 2016, photo, Jack Horner sits under Montana’s T-Rex in the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Mont.

Sunday, May 20, 2018|10:11 a.m.

HELENA, Mont.– Forget the gray, green and brown dinosaurs in the “Jurassic Park” movies. Paleontologist Jack Horner wants to carry people back in time to see a feathered Tyrannosaurus rex colored intense red and a blue triceratops with red fringe similar to a rooster’s comb.

Horner, who talked to director Steven Spielberg on the “Jurassic Park” movies, is establishing a three-dimensional hologram display that will display the latest theories on exactly what dinosaurs appeared like. He is working with entertainment business Base Hologram to create a display that will let people feel as though they’re on a historical dig, inside a lab and surrounded by dinosaurs in the wild.

” I’m always aiming to find out an excellent way to obtain the science of paleontology throughout to the general public,” Horner said in a recent interview with The Associated Press. “Like taking them into the field or taking them into my laboratory and after that using the innovation that we have to show people what dinosaurs were actually like.”

That understanding of what dinosaurs looked like has changed a lot given that the original “Jurassic Park” in 1993. For instance, researchers now think dinosaurs were much more bird-like than lizard-like, and scientists studying dinosaur skulls have discovered keratin, a compound that provides birds their intense colors.

” We can see a minimum of areas that might be clearly colored, very much like birds, and there’s no need to make them various from birds,” Horner stated.

Horner and Base Hologram workers have been establishing the exhibition’s story line for a number of months, with plans to have numerous traveling displays ready to release next spring. The company wants to place them in museums, science centers and other institutions where they might stimulate debate amongst scientists who do not share the theory that dinosaurs were vibrant, feathered animals.

” The debate is OK since it makes people talk,” said Base Hologram executive vice president Michael Swinney.

Live performances using holograms have actually acquired attention over the last few years, especially through performances that include likenesses of dead entertainers such as Michael Jackson and Tupac Shakur.

Previously, Base Hologram, a subsidiary of the live entertainment business Base Home entertainment, has utilized the innovation to put on performances by late singers Roy Orbison and Marie Callas. As the field becomes more competitive, the business is looking for new locations to use the technology, such as science, CEO Brian Becker said.

Horner previously dealt with Microsoft to produce his dinosaur holograms that can be utilized with virtual and increased truth technologies.

He kept in mind the innovation utilized in the exhibition can be applied much more broadly, including by paleontologists in their labs.

” What we do now is, when we want to envision something, we get an artist to paint it,” Horner said. “Now, we’re going to be able to produce a 3-D immersive experience a lot better than a painting.”

Teenagers captured on mobile phone video leaping valley mom

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Neighbors in the Northwest part of the Valley said a group of teenagers have been terrifying their neighborhood near Elkhorn and Fort Apache.

On April 27, the group of teens were tape-recorded on cell phone video attacking a woman. Neighbors stated the lady was assaulted three times and suffered a sprained ankle and damaged finger.

“Sixty kids came out of no where and simply hurried everybody,” Jon Harris said of his partner’s attack. “I have no idea how it began but we reversed and my better half was getting jumped by a lot of kids.”

In the very same video that captured the attack, the group of teenagers were seen picking up baseball size rocks and tossing them. Many of those rocks, next-door neighbors stated hit homes and automobiles.

“They struck my next-door neighbors’ better half with those rocks,” Harris said. “He was likewise struck attempting to safeguard his spouse.”

As shocking as the video was to enjoy, neighbors stated this is the brand-new normal in their location.

“I desire people to understand that video where my neighbor is getting beat, this isn’t really a one time thing,” Eric Phillips said. Phillips is an intermediate school math teacher, and lives in the area.

Others there stated the teens have been causing problems in the location for months.

“You can’t drive down the street. They stop automobiles they aim to get in the automobiles. They start banging on vehicles,” Harris stated. “We understand there names, we have pictures we have videos we have spoke to their moms and dads. I indicate two to three times a day they are a problem and 2-3 times a day authorities come. Police handcuff them, then 10 minutes later on you see them back walking.”

After having no luck with the police nor moms and dads, next-door neighbors said they chose to attempt a various route.

They all documented statements and brought those concerns to the teenagers’ school, Edmundo Escobedo Sr.

Middle School.”Well when I talked to my next-door neighbor and she said her eight-year-old was not going to school since she hesitated. I said the school has to do something,” Phillips stated.

Phillips said he brought dozens of declarations to the school and was informed: “We will not be investigating.”

Neighbors stated after months of handling this, tensions were reaching a boiling point.

“This is a situation somebody is not going to return from if it does not stop,” Harris said.

Metro Authorities and Edmundo Escobedo Sr. Intermediate school did not respond to requests for comment.

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'' Unhappy campers ' see long hold-ups at EDC

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Twitter quickly blew up with people grumbling about running out of gas as they waited in line. EDC tweeted an advisory message.If visited

#CampEDC, please show up with a complete tank of gas. Expect some routine delays similar to any outdoor camping occasion. We value your perseverance as we make sure the safe and protected entry of all Headliners.?? #EDCLV 2018– EDC( @EDC_LasVegas) May 17, 2018 Meanwhile,’ Compound,’ a Los Angeles-based celebration, worked to capitalize on the frustrations.

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Historic Reno neighborhood tops conservation list

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Scott Sonner/ Assocaited Press This May 15, 2018 photo shows a few of the historical homes in a community dating to the late 19th century on the edge of the UNR campus. The historical conservation group, Preserve Nevada, has noted the UNR Gateway District as the most endangered historic place in the state.

Sunday, Might 20, 2018|2 a.m.

RENO– A 19th century area on the edge of the UNR school tops a historical preservation group’s new list of Nevada’s 11 most endangered locations.

The Goldfield High School, integrated in the central Nevada gold-mining town in 1907, and Las Vegas High School– the city’s oldest, built in 1930– are among the other historic locations Preserve Nevada wishes to save.

Previous Nevada Gov. and U.S. Sen. Richard Bryan, chairman of the nonprofit group’s board, stated the list focuses on homes that have community assistance however face encroaching advancement, demolition or other threats.

” Nevada has a rich heritage,” Bryan said. “We have a commitment to preserve it.”

Reno’s “UNR Entrance District” includes about a dozen 19th century Victorian homes in a two-block location just north of the downtown casino district where the university wants to build a brand-new business school between U.S. Interstate 80 and the campus’s southern border.

School officials announced last month they’ll think about proposals up until June 7 to move the Queen Anne houses built in between 1895 and 1920. Otherwise, the homes could deal with the trashing ball.

One group has proposed moving them– intact– to nearby Evans Park and creating a historic park with interpretive indications. However Reno’s Entertainment and Parks Commission this week provided a thumb’s down to that proposition and suggested the houses be moved in other places.

” We hope the university can discover a method to keep them and repurpose them,” Bryan said.

The next two buildings on Preserve Nevada’s list have been on the National Register of Historic Places for more than 30 years– Goldfield High School considering that 1982 and Las Vegas High School given that 1986.

Remediation efforts at the Goldfield school have been postponed because of the have to stabilize an area of wall at danger of collapsing.

Las Vegas High School, renamed the Las Vegas Academy for Performing Arts, is an extraordinary example of Art Deco architecture that deals with an unpredictable future as the school district thinks about remodeling plans, the group stated.

2 of the brand-new listings are generic– “rural downtown locations” and “Nevada’s motor courts/motels”– intended to highlight the essential role rural business rows and travel lodges have played in numerous communities across the state.

The others are:

— Huntridge Theater, Las Vegas. Opened in 1944 as southern Nevada’s very first desegregated theater, the location closed in 2004 and has actually fallen under disrepair.

— Fernley Swales, Fernley. Wagon routes that remain noticeable in the Forty Mile Desert in between the Humboldt and Carson rivers where inhabitants traveled in the 1840s face hazards from off-road automobiles and a neighboring shooting range.

— Red Rock Canyon area, Clark County. Petroglyphs, pot shards, and the remains of roasting pits stand as evidence of a 1,000-year history of human habitation in the area threatened by Las Vegas’ westward growth.

— Masonic Lodge No. 13/Reno Mercantile Building. Built in 1872, Reno’s oldest standing business structure has suffered decades of neglect and requires brand-new interior framing to prevent it from collapsing.

— Triumph Hotel, Las Vegas. Initially the Lincoln Hotel, one of the oldest downtown hotels opened in 1907 near the railroad depot to deal with travelers. The mission-style building is typically reported to be in risk of demolition.

— Hillside Cemetery, Reno. Developed in the 1860s a couple of blocks west of UNR it contains the graves of many of Reno’s early citizens in addition to the graves of one congressman, 5 mayors and Paiute chief Johnson Sides.

Ahead of EDC, DEA cautions of low-cost elephant tranquilizer being sold

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The Electric Daisy Carnival is among the most significant raves worldwide. And while rave drugs may be growing in popularity, EDC has a zero tolerance policy.

“No matter how difficult Insomniac aimed to avoid [substance abuse], it’s going to happen,” Madalyn McElwain stated.

Insomniac who puts on EDC, stated they expect 400,000 individuals to go to the three-day festival and the DEA said with that many individuals pertaining to town, it’s inescapable some will be trying to find drugs, and that’s exactly what has them worried.

DEA assistant unique agent, Dan Niell stated, “This is 700 euphoria tablets being offered which turned out to be meth,” while showing a photo of blue pills.

Niell stated his issue is that, individuals who are buying street drugs and they are not getting what they believe they are. Instead they’re getting ‘phony street drugs’ laced with dangerous chemicals like fentanyl.

“Folks are using it and not recognizing it and getting it,” he stated. “(Two-hundredths of a microgram) of it is a deadly dosage.”

Fentanyl is a miracle drug with a high threat for dependency, and the DEA stated it’s been flooding into Las Vegas and being blended with all type of street drugs. Niell said fentanyl is normally manufactured in Mexico and makes its method up Interstate 15 through California and into the valley.

“When you look at photos, you can not tell the difference in between oxycodone, phony oxycodone and euphoria.”

And while a surge in fentanyl is scary enough, it’s not even the most ominous thing the DEA is seeing, he stated.

“Fentanyl is 100 times more powerful than morphine and 50 times more potent than heroine,” Niell said. “Now carfentanil is 10 times more powerful than fentanyl. And it’s an elephant tranquilizer.”

This spike in ‘fake’ or adulterated street drugs had amassed the nonprofit Dance Safe a lot of attention. Their company concentrated on harm reduction at celebrations like EDC, as well as offers a drug test package. The testing kit allows for people to test what chemicals remain in the drugs they acquire. While lots of argue they are encouraging and assisting in drug use, the group stated they’re reducing damage.

“I’ll tell you when we inspect these substances and individuals learn it’s not MDMA, a lot of individuals make a different choice,” Madalyn McElwain with Dance Safe stated.

Dance Safe said they go to celebrations worldwide however get push back from Insomniac, the parent company of EDC. Dance Safe stated Insomniac won’t permit them on home due to the fact that of “the rave act.” It’s a piece of legislation that enables claims if a business hosts an occasion which intentionally has substance abuse. McElwain stated that’s wrong.

“Simply having this information over the weekend can assist prevent deaths.”

In 2015 at EDC there were an overall of 1090 total medical calls, and 95 felony arrests.

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Scholars: Vote to strike by Culinary Union doesn’t suggest interruption looms

[unable to retrieve full-text material] The Culinary Union this week will perform its very first citywide strike vote in more than 15 years, however a vote to strike by a majority of 50,000 hospitality employees doesn’t always mean a debilitating walkout looms at dozens of Las Vegas gambling establishments and hotels.

Buddies say Las Vegas couple, killed in believed DUI crash, was trying to start a family

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Friends are keeping in mind a young Las Vegas couple, eliminated by a believed impaired chauffeur.

The crash took place Tuesday night at the crossway of Hualapai Method and Sahara Opportunity in the west part of the valley.

Pals described the couple, Damaso and Christa Puente, as kind-hearted, sweet and innocent. They said the couple was simply beginning to attempt to have a household.

At Hi there Rollers barber shop, Damaso Puente left his mark.

“Basically the logo design where it says Hello there Rollers barber shop and the straight razor with the barber pull,” owner Martin Corona stated the graphic designer produced almost all of the work on his walls.

A few of the barbers even has Puentes’ design tattooed on their skin. Corona stated his friendship with Puente surpassed the barber shop.

“We would double date, go to dinner,” he stated. “Christa was such an excellent individual. They made a truly terrific couple.”

Married in 2009 and both in their 30s, Damaso and Christa simply announced to pals they were all set to begin a family.

” [They] were very kind-hearted, uproarious, simple going,” Corona stated. “Any person that met them, immediately agreed them.”

That’s why Corona was speechless when he heard they were eliminated in a crash.

“Instantly sick to my stomach,” Corona stated.

The couple was waiting at a red light when a believed impaired driver knocked into them, pushing them into oncoming traffic.

“This could have been prevented, bottom line,” Corona stated. “That’s exactly what’s sad.”

It’s sad for friends who didn’t get to bid farewell and for a couple who never ever got to start a brand-new chapter of their lives together.

If you wish to assist the family, go to: https://www.gofundme.com/christa-malone-amp-damaso-puente Copyright 2018 KVVU(KVVU Broadcasting Corporation).

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