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ANCHOR SUPERS 6:32 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
DIRECTORS PAGE 6:32 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
SPECIAL OPEN-SOT TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
BREAKING NEWS-CLIP TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
6:02 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-ANIBOX GOOD MORNING-2SH VO ANIBOX
6:02 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX CENTER PEPPER SPRAY SCHOOL-LIVE
TRAFFIC ALERT-CLIP PEPPER SPRAY SCHOOL-SS
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC PEPPER SPRAY SCHOOL-LIVE
SAN CARLOS FATAL-TRX-VO-SS DUSTIN JAYE TRIAL-OC-VO
PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-OC-TRX-OBX PALIN ENDORSE BENACQUISTO-OC-VO-SS
PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-LIVE FMB WATER MESS UPDATE-TRX-VO
PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-VO-SS CAUGHT UP IN VIOLENCE-2SH-VO-TRX
PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-LIVE CAUGHT UP IN VIOLENCE-VO IN PLASMA
BOSTON FIREFIGHTER DEATHS-TRX-VO IN PLASMA-SS CAUGHT UP IN VIOLENCE-SOTVO, PLASMA
CHRIS CHRISTIE NEWSER-TRX-OC-VO WEEKEND AIR SHOW WEATHER-TRX-ANIBOX WITH VO
WASHINGTON MUDSLIDE-TRX-OC-VO WEEKEND AIR SHOW WEATHER-HALEY WX WALL
UKRAINE RESOLUTION TODAY-OTS QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-SOTVO FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP WEATHER BLAMED FOR PILEUP-VO IN PLASMA
COLLEGE UNIONS-BUB-VO LUGGAGE THEFT-OC-VO
COLLEGE UNIONS-SOTVO-BUB SWEETBAY WINN DIXIE-TRX-SS
LAX CHECKPOINT CHANGES-OC-VO NEW OBAMA POLL-OC-VO
FL HIT & RUN-OC-VO WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX
CHARLOTTE BUS-OC-VO JIMMY CARTER FIRST TWEET-OTS-SS
PORT CHAR BURGLARIES-TRX-VO RAINBOW FUNNEL-VOTOPS
DEAN PARK MANUFACTURING PLANT-OTS-VO JIMMY FALLON-OTS-SOTVO
CREDIT SCAM-OC-VO-CG COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT
TROOPER BONUS TICKETS-OTS WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
HOSPITAL INFECTIONS-TRX-OC-VIDBOX TS MULCH FIRE-ZMAP TOPS VO
BANK OF AMERICA SETTLEMENT-OTS TS SAN CARLOS FATAL-VOTOPS
NEW PLANET-OTS TS PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-VOTOPS
$12 MCDONALDS BURGER-OC-SS TS DUSTIN JAYE TRIAL-VOTOPS
tease mulch-TRX-VO TS FMB WATER UPDATE-VOTOPS
tease victims of violence-TRX-OTS TS PALIN ENDORSES BENACQUISTO-VOTOPS SS
BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM TS PORT CHAR BURGLARIES-VOTOPS
HL1) PEPPER SPRAY-TRX-VO TS FL HIT & RUN PROPOSAL-VOTOPS
HL2) WX HEADLINE-TRX-OMNI TS DEAN PARK PLANT CONTROVERSY-VOTOPS
HL3) DUSTIN JAYE-TRX-VO TS CHARLOTTE BUS-VOTOPS
BREAKING-CLIPTOPS TS SIP & STYLE-SSTOPS
MULCH FIRE-SSTOPS-VO-LIVE DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
PRESIDENT AND POPE-TRX-VO FINAL TRAFFIC-TRAFFICCAM
MISSING PLANE SEARCH-TRX-OC-VO GOODBYE-4-SHOT


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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SPECIAL OPEN-SOT


NEW OVERNIGHT

Deadly Crash

NEW THIS MORNING

Students Pepper Sprayed

BREAKING OVERNIGHT

Searching in Bad Weather

ALL NEW ON NBC-2 NEWS TODAY ---

WE'RE WORKING TO FIND OUT WHO WAS INVOLVED IN A DEADLY CRASH NEAR FORT MYERS BEACH.

THE LATEST WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING OVERNIGHT.

PLUS, ITS BACK TO CLASS AFTER A SCHOOL EVACUATION!

Tatiana Lopez Student

3628 "She told us we have to evacuate because some kid had pepper spray the whole boys bathroom upstair."

Nicholas Steward, Student

3342 "It made me feel like something was stuck in my throat. Where you scared? Yes."

WHO'S RESPONSIBLE?

AND WILL THAT PERSON FACE PUNISHMENT?

IN A LIVE REPORT.

AND BREAKING OVERNIGHT ---

DESPITE BAD WEATHER, SEARCH CREWS ARE STILL LOOKING FOR TRACES OF THE MISSING MALAYSIAN PLANE.

WHILE INVESTIGATORS TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT WHETHER THE PILOT'S TO BLAME.

NBC-2 NEWS TODAY STARTS RIGHT NOW! Return to index of stories...


BREAKING NEWS-CLIP


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6:02 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-ANIBOX


TIME NOW FOR YOUR FORECAST ON THE 2'S.

CHIEF METEORLOGSIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING CLOUDS MOVING IN. AND A CHANGING WEEKEND FORECAST. Return to index of stories...


6:02 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX CENTER


Today's Weather Story

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT-CLIP


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, LEE CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


SAN CARLOS FATAL-TRX-VO-SS


THE SCENE IS ALL CLEAR AT SAN CARLOS BOULEVARD JUST BEFORE THE MATANZAS BRIDGE.

LEE COUNTIES DEPUTIES TELLS US AN ADULT WOMAN WAS KILLED LAST NIGHT. SHE WAS HIT BY A VAN TAXI.

THE CALL CAME IN SHORTLY AFTER 10PM.

HERE'S A PHOTO SHOWING THE TAXI VAN INVOLVED.

A FULL INVESTIGATION IS UNDERWAY.

WE'RE WORKING TO FIND OUT WHO THE VICTIM IS AND WHO THE DRIVER IS AND HOW IT HAPPENED. Return to index of stories...


PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-OC-TRX-OBX


THIS MORNING SIX MILE CHARTER ACADEMY OFFICIALS ARE LAUNCHING A FULL

INVESTIGATION INTO WHO ALLEGEDLY BROUGHT PEPPER SPRAY TO THE SCHOOL AND SPRAYED IT.

WE KNOW 3 STUDENTS AND 3 FACULTY MEMBERS WERE SENT TO THE HOSPITAL.

STUDENTS SAY A BOY SPRAYED PEPPER SPRAY IN THE BATHROOM.

NBC2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK IS LIVE AT THE ACADEMY THIS MORNING, DIGGING

DEEPER INTO THE DANGEROUS EFFECTS OF THE LIQUID. Return to index of stories...


PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-LIVE


IT'S A WARNING THAT YOULL SEE ON EVERY BOTTLE OF MACE OR PEPPER

SPRAY-- IT SAY "CAUTION STRONG IRRITANT-- AFFECTING EYES, RESPIRATORY

AREAS AND SKIN.

IT'S PURPOSE-- SELF DEFENSE AGAINST HUMANS AND ANIMALS. Return to index of stories...


PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-VO-SS


STUDENTS SAY A BOY BROUGHT THIS TO SCHOOL AND SPRAYED IT IN THE BATHROOM.

THE EFFECTS SO STRONG, THREE STUDENTS AND THREE FACULTY WERE

TRANSPORTED TO THE HOSPITAL.

SO, HOW DO YOU KNOW IF YOU'VE COME INTO CONTACT WITH THE HAZARDOUS LIQUID?

IVE LEARNED YOU'LL FEEL IT IN YOUR SENSES WITHIN 5 SECONDS OF COMING

INTO CONTACT WITH THE SUBSTANCE.

Eyes -- The target's eyes water profusely and then slam shut.

Nose -- Mucus production increases

Breathing Passages -- The back of the throat and the lungs burning.

Cannot get a good breath.

Skin -- Burning sensation. The skin turns a blotchy, mottled red and

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PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-LIVE


IF YOU COME INTO CONTACT WITH THE SPRAY, FLEE FROM THE AREA, RINSE

YOUR EYES IMMEDIATELY WITH COLD WATER FOR 5 MINUTES, WASH THE EXPOSED

SKIN WITH SOAP AND WATER AND EXPOSE THE AREA TO FRESH AR TO ALLOW THE

IRRITANT TO EVAPORITE.

AT 6:30 WE'LL LOOK INTO THE SCHOOL POLICY AND STATE'S LEGAL

RESTRICTIONS ON USING PEPPER SPRAY.

LIVE IN LEE COUNTY DK NBC2. Return to index of stories...


BOSTON FIREFIGHTER DEATHS-TRX-VO IN PLASMA-SS


AND IF YOU WENT TO BED EARLY LAST NIGHT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED THIS ---

BOSTON RESIDENTS ARE MOURNING THE DEATHS OF TWO FIREFIGHTERS WHO WERE KILLED WHEN A FIRE DRIVEN BY STRONG WINDS WHIPPED THROUGH A BROWNSTONE AND TRAPPED THEM IN THE BASEMENT.

TRIBUTES ARE POURING. FELLOW FIREFIGHTERS POSTED THIS PHOTO OF THEM ESCORTING ONE OF THE VICTIMS.

EDWARD WALSH WAS A 43-YEAR-OLD FATHER OF THREE WHO HAD ALMOST A DECADE OF EXPERIENCE, AND FIREFIGHTER MICHAEL KENNEDY, A 33-YEAR-OLD MARINE CORPS COMBAT VETERAN WHO HAD BEEN A FIREFIGHTER FOR MORE THAN SIX YEARS.

THIRTEEN OTHER FIREFIGHTERS WERE HURT AND SEVERAL POLICE OFFICERS ALSO WERE TAKEN TO HOSPITALS. Return to index of stories...


CHRIS CHRISTIE NEWSER-TRX-OC-VO


ALL NEW OVERNIGHT ---

THIS WILL BE A BIG DEAL IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

THE LAWYER HIRED BY GOVVERNOR CHRIS CHRISTIE TO REVIEW A TRAFFIC-BLOCKING SCANDAL, WILL RELEASE HIS FINDINGS.

A NEWS CONFERENCE IS SET FOR TODAY TO DELIVER THE RESULTS.

THE NEW YORK TIMES REPORTED THE REVIEW CLEARS CHRISTIE OF INVOLVEMENT IN THE PLOT TO BLOCK TRAFFIC, APPARENTLY TO PUNISH A LOCAL MAYOR WHO DIDN'T ENDORSE CHRISTIE.

THE SCANDAL HAS OVERSHADOWED THE REPUBLICAN GOVERNOR, A POTENTIAL 2016 PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE. Return to index of stories...


WASHINGTON MUDSLIDE-TRX-OC-VO


DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW ---

THE SEARCH FOR VICTIMS IS IN ITS SIXTH DAY AT THE SITE OF A DEADLY MUDSLIDE IN WASHINGTON STATE WHERE HOPE OF FINDING SURVIVORS HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH THE REALIZATION THAT SOME FAMILIES MAY NOT EVEN HAVE SOMEONE TO BURY.

SNOHOMISH COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SAYS 90 PEOPLE ARE CONFIRMED MISSING.

OFFICIALS SAY 25 BODIES HAVE BEEN FOUND, BUT NOT ALL HAVE BEEN RECOVERED. Return to index of stories...


UKRAINE RESOLUTION TODAY-OTS


IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

UKRAINE IS PREDICTING THAT THE U.N. GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL ADOPT A RESOLUTION TODAY REAFFIRMING THE COUNTRY'S TERRITORIAL INTEGRITY AND CALLING THE REFERENDUM THAT LED TO CRIMEA'S ANNEXATION BY RUSSIA ILLEGAL.

RUSSIA HAS MOUNTED A CAMPAIGN AGAINST THE RESOLUTION, CLAIMING THE DISPUTE IS AN EAST-WEST ISSUE.

BUT UKRAINE'S U.N. AMBASSADOR SAYS RUSSIA VIOLATED THE U.N. CHARTER. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-SOTVO


THIS IS HUGE.

AND IT WILL CHANGE COLLEGE SPORTS FOREVER.

NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYERS IN ILLINOIS NOW HAVE THE RIGHT TO UNIONIZE,

JUST LIKE EMPLOYEES.

"I'm a little afraid of it because I want to think of the players as players, not as employees."

Hundreds of millions of dollars come into the schools, and now the players

want a part of that."

EXACTLY WHAT THIS MEANS, NEXT. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW, HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK ONE 6:09:48


HIT TIME 6:09:48

LENTH 2:27 Return to index of stories...


6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


Full Forecast

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION?

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP


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COLLEGE UNIONS-BUB-VO


THIS IS A DEVELOPING STORY MAKING BIG WAVES THIS MORNING.

THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS BOARD IN CHICAGO HAS RULED THAT FOOTBALL PLAYERS AT NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY ARE EMPLOYEES AND CAN UNIONIZE.

THE PLAYERS' PETITION WAS A WAY TO GET A SEAT AT THE BARGAINING TABLE IN COLLEGE SPORTS AND COULD CHANGE THE LANDSCAPE OF THE NCAA MODEL.

THE PLAYERS SAY THEY ARE SEEKING BETTER MEDICAL COVERAGE, CONCUSSION TESTING, FOUR YEAR SCHOLARSHIPS AND THE POSSIBILITY OF BEING PAID. Return to index of stories...


COLLEGE UNIONS-SOTVO-BUB


The question isn't whether we should be paid it's whether we should have a guarantee on certain benefits and certain resources should be provided to us

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY WILL APPEAL THE RULING SAYING PLAYERS ARE STUDENTS -- AND NOT EMPLOYEES.

THE NCAA SAID IT WAS "DISAPPOINTED" WITH THE BOARD'S RULING. Return to index of stories...


LAX CHECKPOINT CHANGES-OC-VO


THIS IS A BIG HEADLINE BEFORE YOU HEAD OUT THE DOOR ---

THE T-S-A WANTS TO INCREASE ARMED POLICE AT AIRPORT CHECKPOINTS AND TICKET COUNTERS DURING PEAK TRAVEL TIMES.

THAT IS ACCORDING TO A JUST-RELEASED REPORT.

THE REVIEW LISTED A TOTAL OF 14 RECOMMENDATIONS TO IMPROVE AIRPORT SAFETY AND SECURITY.

THE REPORT WAS ORDERED AFTER LAST YEAR'S DEADLY SHOOTING AT L-A-X.

THE FIRST EVER TARGETED DEATH OF A TSA AGENT. Return to index of stories...


FL HIT & RUN-OC-VO


A PROPOSAL TO CRACK DOWN ON HIT AND RUN DRIVERS IN FLORIDA IS MOVING FORWARD.

DRIVERS WOULD BE SENTENCED TO AT LEAST FOUR YEARS IN JAIL FOR LEAVING AN ACCIDENT INVOLVING A DEATH.

THE BILL'S SPONSOR SAYS IF DRIVERS ARE DRUNK, THERE IS AN INCENTIVE TO LEAVE THE CRASH AND COME BACK LATER.

IN 2013, ABOUT THREE PEOPLE DIED EVERY WEEK BECAUSE OF A HIT AND RUN DRIVER. Return to index of stories...


CHARLOTTE BUS-OC-VO


IF YOU WENT TO BED EARLY LAST NIGHT, YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED THIS ---

NBC2 HAS LEARNED ABOUT A PROPOSAL TO HELP PEOPLE IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY GET AROUND TOWN.

A BUS SERVICE COULD BE COMING.

A RECENT SURVEY SHOWS PEOPLE WOULD BE WILLING TO USE THE SERVICE, AND PAY FOR IT.

A STUDY IS LOOKING TO HAVE A ROUTE CONNECTING THE COUNTY TO NORTH PORT - IT WOULD ALSO CONNECT ENGLEWOOD TO PORT CHARLOTTE AND PUNTA GORDA. Return to index of stories...


PORT CHAR BURGLARIES-TRX-VO


NOW AN NBC-2 CRIME ALERT ---

DEPUTIES ARE INVESTIGATING A STRING OF BURGLARIES IN PORT CHARLOTTE -

ALL OF THEM HAPPENING IN BROAD DAYLIGHT.

THERE HAVE BEEN FOUR IN THE LAST TWO WEEKS IN THE EDGEWATER DRIVE AREA.

WE'RE TOLD THE BURGLARS GOT IN BY PRYING OPEN REAR SLIDING DOORS.

DEPUTIES SAY THE BURGLARS GOT AWAY WITH CASH AND JEWELRY.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL CRIMESTOPPERS OR THE

CHARLOTTE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE. Return to index of stories...


DEAN PARK MANUFACTURING PLANT-OTS-VO


LOOKING AHEAD ---

THERE'S A PUBLIC MEETING COMING UP APRIL FIRST TO TALK ABOUT AN ORGANIC COMPANY THAT'S CAUSING SOME CONTROVERSY IN FORT MYERS.

THE COMPANY GREENER FORMULAS IS LOOKING TO MOVE IT'S MANUFACTURING BUSINESS INTO TWO VACANT BUILDINGS ON MICHIGAN AVENUE.

THE COMPANY MAKES PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS.

THE ONLY PROBLEM-ITS LOCATED RIGHT IN THE HEART OF ONE OF THE MOST HISTORIC DISTRICTS IN THE AREA.

THE PLANNING BOARD IS RECOMMENDING DENIAL OF THE COMPANY'S REQUEST BASED ON ITS PROXIMITY TO A RESIDENTIAL AREA.

ULTIMATELY THE FINAL DECISION IS UP TO CITY COUNCIL. Return to index of stories...


CREDIT SCAM-OC-VO-CG


NOW AN NBC-2 CONSUMER ALERT ---

IT SOUNDS LIKE A SCAM, BUT IT'S NOT.

ROBERT REEBY THOUGHT HE WAS BEING SCAMMED WHEN HE GAVE HIS SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER TO A COMPANY OVER THE PHONE - THINKING HE OWED MORE THAN 40 GRAND.HE DECIDED TO DIG A LITTLE DEEPER.

AFTER MULTIPLE PHONE CALLS INTO "THE VALIDATION CENTER" IT TURNS OUT IT IS AN UNLICENSED COMPANY AND THEY ADMIT THEY'RE QUESTIONED A LOT BY PEOPLE WHO DON'T WANT TO BE SCAMMED.

HERE ARE A FEW QUESTIONS YOU CAN ASK.TO MAKE SURE YOU'RE NOT BEING SCAMMED.

WHY AM I CONFIRMING MY ACCOUNT INFORMATION?

ASK "WHAT'S THE HURRY" IF THEY SEEM TO BE PUSHY.

AND CHECK THE TIME.

TELEMARKETERS ARE ONLY ALLOWED TO CALL BETWEEN 8 AM AND 9 PM - IT'S THE LAW. Return to index of stories...


TROOPER BONUS TICKETS-OTS


WE'RE KEEPING AN EYE ON THIS ONE ---

FLORIDA STATE TROOPERS WHO HAND OUT MORE TICKETS, MAY GET MORE CASH.

GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT WANTS TO LINK PAY RAISES TO JOB PERFORMANCE.

THIS WOULD APPLY TO STATE WORKERS.

IN 2013, TROOPERS ISSUED MORE THAN 800- THOUSAND TICKETS.

IN ADDITION TO TROOPERS, GAME COMMISSION OFFICERS AND FLORIDA LAW ENFORCEMENT WOULD BE INCLUDED. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT


ALL NEW IN THIS MORNING'S HEALTHCAST ---

A NEW STUDY ON HOSPITAL INFECTIONS AND A SURPRISING NUMBER OF PATIENTS AFFECTED.

PLUS, HAVE YOU SEEN MCDONALD'S NEW $12 DOLLAR BURGER? IS IT WORTH THE COST?? YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK TWO 6:18:05


HIT TIME 6:18:05AM

LENGTH 3:00 Return to index of stories...


FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS


TIME NOW TO SAY HELLO AND GOOD MORNING TO OUR NBC2 FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY.

THIS IS OF JUNE FLETCHER.

GREAT TO SEE YOU - THANKS FOR WATCHING AND CONNECTING WITH US ON OUR NBC2 NEWS FACEBOOK PAGE.

ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS LIKE US - AND YOU COULD BE NEXT!

JUNE - HOPE YOU HAVE A GREAT DAY! Return to index of stories...


6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION?

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


HOSPITAL INFECTIONS-TRX-OC-VIDBOX


ALL NEW IN THIS MORNING'S HEALTHCAST ----

ABOUT ONE IN 25 U-S HOSPITAL PATIENTS GET AN INFECTION DURING THEIR STAY.

THAT'S ACCORDING TO A NEW STUDY PUBLISHED IN THE NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE.

OF THOSE INFECTED, ABOUT 75-THOUSAND DIED, ACCORDING TO THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION

THE STUDY DID NOT INVESTIGATE HOW OFTEN AN INFECTION CAUSED OR CONTRIBUTED TO THE PATIENT'S DEATH.

THE MOST COMMON WERE PNEUMONIA AND SURGICAL-SITE INFECTIONS. Return to index of stories...


BANK OF AMERICA SETTLEMENT-OTS


BANK OF AMERICA AGREED TO PAY $9.3 BILLION TO SETTLE CLAIMS THAT IT SOLD FANNIE MAE AND FREDDIE MAC FAULTY MORTGAGE BONDS, HELPING THE BANK TO END ONE OF THE LARGEST LEGAL HEADACHES IT STILL FACED FROM THE FINANCIAL CRISIS.

THE SETTLEMENT, ANNOUNCED ON WEDNESDAY, INCLUDES $6.3 BILLION IN CASH. Return to index of stories...


NEW PLANET-OTS


HERE'S A NEW EXCITING FIND FROM THE FAR REACHES OF OUR SOLAR SYSTEM:

ASTRONOMERS HAVE DISCOVERED A PINK DWARF PLANET THAT'S EVEN FARTHER AWAY THAN PLUTO -- SO FAR, IN FACT, THAT ITS ORBIT REACHES INTO A NEW EDGE OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM.

IT'S CALLED V-P 113.

RESEARCHERS SHORTENED IT TO V-P AND THEN NICKNAMED THE PLANET BIDEN. Return to index of stories...


$12 MCDONALDS BURGER-OC-SS


NEW THIS MORNING, IS THIS FOR REAL?!

MCDONALD'S INTRODUCES THE NEW $12 DOLLAR BURGER. IN SWITZERLAND.

THAT'S WHERE THE FAST-FOOD GIANT JUST ROLLED OUT THE PRIME, A 6 POINT 3 OUNCE SWISS BEEF PATTY TOPPED WITH "RUSTIC MOUNTAIN CHEESE," BACON, COLESLAW, ARUGULA AND A SPECIAL SAUCE.

THE NEW BURGER IS PART OF THE UPSCALE "SIGNATURE" LINEUP IN SWITZERLAND.

ON FACEBOOK EVEN THE SWISS ARE SAYING THAT'S WAY TOO MUCH TO PAY FOR A FAST FOOD BURGER. Return to index of stories...


tease mulch-TRX-VO


BREAKING RIGHT NOW, THICK SMOKE IN COLLIER COUNTY FORE YOU HEAD OUT THE DOOR ---

WE'RE LIVE ON SCENE MONITORING A CONTROLLED BURNED ALONG IMMOKALEE ROAD. Return to index of stories...


tease victims of violence-TRX-OTS


ALSO COMING UP AT 6:30 WE HAVE A PACKED SHOW FOR YOU, INCLUDING THIS:

HAVE YOU BEEN THE VICTIM OF ANOTHER'S OUTBURST?

IN AN NBC-2 INVESTIGATION: WHEN ANGER LEADS TO DANGER.

YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM


HIT TIME 6:27:03

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HL1) PEPPER SPRAY-TRX-VO


RIGHT NOWON NBC-2 NEWS TODAY ----

WE'RE PUSHING FOR ANSWERS AFTER A SCHOOL EVACUATION.

WHO PEPPER SPRAYED STUDENTS?

WILL THAT PERSON BE PUNISHED?

AND WHY DID IT EVEN HAPPENED IN THE FIRST PLACE?

WE'RE LIVE WITH THE LATEST AT SIX MILE CHARTER ACADEMY. Return to index of stories...


HL2) WX HEADLINE-TRX-OMNI


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HL3) DUSTIN JAYE-TRX-VO


AND WE ARE LIVE WITH THE NEXT STEP IN A HIGH PROFILE MURDER TRIAL IN LEE COUNTY.

TODAY IT'S THE DEFENSE'S TURN AND WE COULD SEE DUSTIN JAYE'S MURDER CASE GO TO JURY BY THE END OF THE DAY.

NBC-2 NEWS TODAY STARTS RIGHT NOW! Return to index of stories...


BREAKING-CLIPTOPS


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MULCH FIRE-SSTOPS-VO-LIVE


WE BEGIN WITH BREAKING NEWS IN COLLIER COUNTY.

A MULCH FIRE IS BURNING RIGHT NOW AT THE JONES MINING COMPANY ON IMMOKALEE ROAD IN NAPLES.

FIRE CREWS TELL US THE FIRE IS UNDER CONTROL - AND THEY ARE LETTING IT BURN OUT.

NBC-2'S SAM SWEENEY IS LIVE ON SCENE. Return to index of stories...


PRESIDENT AND POPE-TRX-VO


YOU SAW THE SPECIAL REPORT ABOUT 5:30 THIS MORNING RIGHT HERE ON NBC-2 ---

THIS IS HISTORIC.

PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA AND POPE FRANCIS ARE MEETING FOR THE FIRST TIME RIGHT NOW AT THE VATICAN.

THE GOAL OF THE MEETING IS TO FOCUS ON AREAS WHERE TWO OF THE WORLD'S MOST INFLUENTIAL MEN AGREE AND tread lightly WHERE THEY DIFFER.

ISSUES LIKE FIGHTING POVERTY AND GROWING INCOME INEQUALITY, SAME-SEX MARRIAGE, CONTRACEPTION AND ABORTION.

THE MEETING TAKES PLACE TWO DAYS AFTER THE U.S. SUPREME COURT HEARD ARGUMENTS ON A CONTRACEPTION MANDATE INCLUDED IN THE PRESIDENT'S SIGNATURE HEALTH CARE REFORM LAW.

It's the 28th time a sitting president has met with a pope. Return to index of stories...


MISSING PLANE SEARCH-TRX-OC-VO


BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT ON THE SEARCH FOR THE MISSING MALAYSIAN FLIGHT.

THAI SATELLITES DETECT AT LEAST 300 OBJECTS NEAR THE SEARCH AREA. DOUBLING WHAT WAS FOUND YESTERDAY MORNING.

FIVE SHIPS IN THE SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN ARE TRYING TO CONTINUE THEIR SEARCH DESPITE BAD WEATHER.

MEANWHILE, THE PILOT OF THE PLANE COULD BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR STEERING THE FLIGHT HUNDREDS OF MILES OFF COURSE, ACCORDING TO A REPORT.

A HIGH-RANKING OFFICIAL WITH THE MALAYSIA POLICE FORCE SAYS THEY BELIEVE HE "DELIBERATELY" REDIRECTED THE PLANE. Return to index of stories...


6:32 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:32 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


Today's Weather Story

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, LEE CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

ROADS ARE ALL CLEAR - NO ACCIDENTS OR ROAD BLOCKS TO REPORT.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2SH VO ANIBOX


THIS MORNING AN INVESTIGATION IS UNDERWAY AT SIX MILE CHARTER ACADEMY.

THE DISTRICT IS TRYING TO FIND OUT WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR A FULL SCHOOL EVACUATION.

STUDENTS SAY A BOY SPRAYED PEPPER SPRAY IN BATHROOM ULTIMATELY MAKING PEOPLE SICK.

THIS RAISES A LOT OF QUESTIONS INCLUDING, "WHAT'S THE SCHOOLS POLICY ON WEAPONS?"

NBC2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK IS WORKING TO GET ANSWERS ON THAT QUESTION.

DANIELLE WHAT HAVE YOU LEARNED? Return to index of stories...


PEPPER SPRAY SCHOOL-LIVE


LIVE

SIX MILE CHARTER IS PART OF CHARTER SCHOOLS U-S-A.

THEY HAVE DIFFERENT POLICIES THAN PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND CITY CHARTER SCHOOLS.

HOWEVER, WHEN IT COMES TO WEAPONS, THEY SHOW NO MERCY. Return to index of stories...


PEPPER SPRAY SCHOOL-SS


SS OF WEAPON POLICY

WE OBTAINED CHARTER SCHOOL USA'S POLICY WRITTEN OUT IN THE PARENT HANDBOOK.

IT STATES WEAPONS ARE FORBIDDEN ON THE PROPERTY AND IN THE BUILDING.

THE CONSEQUENCES ARE SERIOUS-- SUSPENSION, EXPULSION AND OR PROSECUTION.

HOWEVER IT DOES NOT STATE WHETHER PEPPER SPRAY IS CONSIDERED A WEAPON. Return to index of stories...


PEPPER SPRAY SCHOOL-LIVE


LIVE

THE PRODUCT MARKETS ITSELF AS A WEAPON USED FOR SELF DEFENSE AGAINST HUMANS OR BEAR.

COURTHOUSES AND AIPORT SECURITY FORBID THE PRODUCT AND CONSIDER IT A WEAPON-- CLASSIFYING IT WITH KNIVES AND GUNS.

THIS MORNING WE'LL ASK THE SCHOOL OFFICIALS ABOUT THEIR POLICY ON THE DANGEROUS LIQUID.

WE'RE TOLD THEY WILL BE LAUNCHING A FULL INVESTIGATION, AND THE PERSON RESPONSIBLE WILL BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE.

LIVE IN LC DK NBC2. Return to index of stories...


DUSTIN JAYE TRIAL-OC-VO


LOOKING AHEAD NOW ---

JURY DELIBERATIONS COULD BEGIN TODAY IN DUSTIN JAYE'S MURDER TRIAL.

COURT STARTS AT 9AM AND NBC-2 WILL BE THERE.

TODAY THE DEFENSE WILL START CALLING ITS WITNESSES.

WEDNESDAY THE STAR PROSECUTION WITNESS SAID HE KNOWS JAYE IS GUILTY, AND HE KNOWS WHY.

BRIAN FROST SHARED A CELL AT THE LEE COUNTY JAIL WITH JAYE.

FROST SAYS JAYE TOLD HIM ABOUT BRUTALLY MURDERING DEBBIE STRIANO INSIDE HER THREE OAKS HOME 2 YEARS AGO BECAUSE JAYE KNEW THERE WAS CASH IN THE HOME. Return to index of stories...


PALIN ENDORSE BENACQUISTO-OC-VO-SS


DID YOUHEAR ABOUT THIS?

A BIG ENDORSEMENT FOR ONE OF THE REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR TREY RADEL'S CONGRESSIONAL SEAT.

FORMER VICE PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE SARAH PALIN ANNOUNCED SHE IS BACKING STATE SENATOR LIZBETH BENACQUISTO.

PALIN CALLS HER THE PROVEN CONSERVATIVE IN THE RACE.

HERE'S A LOOK AT ALL OF THE REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES.

THE G-O-P PRIMARY IS APRIL 22ND. Return to index of stories...


FMB WATER MESS UPDATE-TRX-VO


AN UPDATE TO A STORY WE'VE BEEN FOLLOWING ---

WATER IS NOW RESTORED TO BUSINESSES ALONG TIMES SQUARE IN FORT MYERS BEACH.

BUT THEY ARE CURRENTLY UNDER A BOIL WATER ADVISORY.

CONSTRUCTION CREWS WILL WORK ON REPAIRING THE DAMAGED BRICK OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. Return to index of stories...


CAUGHT UP IN VIOLENCE-2SH-VO-TRX


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING-

A SERIES OF VICIOUS ATTACKS HAPPENING RIGHT HERE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

IT'S THE CELL PHONE VIDEO GETTING NATIONAL ATTENTION!

A WOMAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING A MAN OVER A BAG OF MULCH AT LOWES.

AND JUST LAST WEEK-NBC2 TOLD YOU ABOUT ANOTHER WOMAN WHO AUTHORITIES SAY SLAPPED A MAN IN A PUBLIX PARKING LOT IN A FIT OF ROAD RAGE.

what's wrong with people.

THIS MORNING NBC2'S CHRISTY ANDREWS is live in the studio. ASKING why THESE *BIZZARE CASES OF OUTRAGE ARE HAPPENING IN THE FIRST PLACE.

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CAUGHT UP IN VIOLENCE-VO IN PLASMA


THE BIG QUESTION THIS MORNING: WHY ARE PEOPLE ACTING SO MEAN!?

EXPERTS I TALKED WITH TELL ME THERE COULD ACTUALLY BE A REASON BEHIND THIS BIZARRE BEHAVIOR.

---TAKE VO----

DR. TERRENCE LEARY IS A PSYCHOLOGY INSTRUCTOR AT F-G-C-U.

HE TELLS ME PEOPLE THAT ACT OUT IN STRESSFUL SITUATIONS OFTEN HAVE A "LOW IMPULSE CONTROL" AND REACT QUICKLY IN HECTIC SITUATIONS.

IN BOTH OF THESE LOCAL SITUATIONS THE SUSPECTS SEEM TO BE IN A RUSH.

PLUS-THE COMBINATION OF STRESS FROM WORK, HOME AND MORE-

COULD BE A RECIPE FOR THIS BEHAVIOR. Return to index of stories...


CAUGHT UP IN VIOLENCE-SOTVO, PLASMA


13:36-13:43

What happens in times of crisis or anger, people will do or say things that they typically wouldn't do

IF YOU FIND YOURSELF IN A SITUATION LIKE THIS-

EXPERTS SAY THE MOST IMPORTANT THING TO DO IS STAY CALM.

ALSO--- A SIMPLE APOLOGY CAN GO A LONG WAY TO SOMEONE WHO IS STARTING TO OVERREACT.

AND EXPERTS WARN BEING AWARE OF YOUR SURROUNDINGS COULD ALSO HELP AVOID THESE CONFRONTATIONS.

WE WANT TO HEAR YOUR STORY.

IF SOMETHING LIKE THIS HAS EVER HAPPENED TO YOU, GO TO OUR FACEBOOK PAGE AND TELL US ABOUT IT AND HOW DID YOU REACT?

LIVE IN THE STUDIO, CHRISTY ANDREWS NBC2. Return to index of stories...


WEEKEND AIR SHOW WEATHER-TRX-ANIBOX WITH VO


GET READY FOR FLORIDA'S INTERNATIONAL AIR SHOW IN PUNTA GORDA!

THE THUNDERBIRDS ARE BACK THIS WEEKEND.

THE FIRST SHOW STARTS AT 5 TOMORROW NIGHT.

AND HALEY'S TRACKING THE FORECAST FOR THE BIG EVENT. Return to index of stories...


WEEKEND AIR SHOW WEATHER-HALEY WX WALL


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QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


NEW THIS MORNING ---

HOW WORK IS COMING ALONG TO TRANSFORM SWEETBAY INTO WINN DIXIE. WE HAVE NEW PHOTOS OF THE BIG SWITCH.

YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM


HIT TIME 6:38:53

LENGTH 3:07 Return to index of stories...


6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


Weather Trends

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION OR CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

ROADS ARE ALL CLEAR - NO ACCIDENTS OR ROAD BLOCKS TO REPORT.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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WEATHER BLAMED FOR PILEUP-VO IN PLASMA


THIS MORNING BAD WEATHER IS BEING BLAMED FOR A SERIES OF ACCIDENTS THAT KILLED TWO PEOPLE AND INJURED SEVERAL OTHERS IN WEST VIRGINIA WEDNESDAY.

AUTHORITIES SAY HEAVY SNOW AND WIND CREATED WHITEOUT CONDITIONS ALONG INTERSTATE 81.

MORE THAN 40 VEHICLES WERE INVOLVED IN CHAIN-REACTION CRASHES.

AT LEAST 14 PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO AREA HOSPITALS. Return to index of stories...


LUGGAGE THEFT-OC-VO


THIS IS ALL NEW OVERNIGHT ---

LAW ENFORCEMENT ARREST SEVERAL SUSPECTS AS PART OF A MONTHS-LONG INVESTIGATION INTO LUGGAGE AND CARGO THEFTS AT LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.

POLICE SERVED SEARCH WARRANTS OVERNIGHT AT 25 DIFFERENT LOCATIONS, INCLUDING THE AIRPORT ITSELF AND IN NEARBY CITIES.

THOSE ARRESTED WERE PRIMARILY EMPLOYEES OR EX-EMPLOYEES OF CONTRACTING COMPANIES HIRED TO HANDLE LUGGAGE.

NO OTHER DETAILS WERE RELEASED. Return to index of stories...


SWEETBAY WINN DIXIE-TRX-SS


ALL NEW THIS MORNING --- a picture says it all

YOU'VE PROBABLY NOTICED THE NAME SWEETBAY IS DISAPPEARING FROM LOCAL GROCERY STORES.

AN NBC-2 VIEWER.Matthew cherney.SENT US THIS PHOTO.

IN LEE AND COLLIER COUNTIES, A HANDFUL OF SWEET-BAYS ARE BEING RE-BRANDED AS WINN DIXIE. Return to index of stories...


NEW OBAMA POLL-OC-VO


right now. WHILE PRESIDENT OBAMA MEETS WITH THE POPE IN VAITCAN CITY ---

SUPPORT MAY BE SLIPPING BACK HOME.

43-PERCENT APPROVE OF HOW HE IS HANDLING HIS JOB AS PRESIDENT, ACCORDING TO A NEW C-N-N POLL.

THAT'S DOWN FROM 48-PERCENT THIS TIME LAST YEAR.

52-PERCENT DISAPPROVE OF HOW HE IS HANDLING THE JOB.

BUT MR. OBAMA'S RATINGS ARE HIGHER THAN HIS TWO-TERM PREDECESSOR.

GEORGE W. BUSH'S APPROVAL RATING WAS 37-PERCENT AT THIS TIME DURING HIS SECOND TERM IN 2006. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX


TIME NOW TO SEE WHAT'S TRENDING TODAY ---

L'WREN SCOTT HAS LEFT HER ENTIRE ESTATE TO LONGTIME BOYFRIEND AND ROLLING STONES FRONTMAN MICK JAGGER.

THE DAILY NEWS SAYS THE ESTIMATED THE VALUE OF THE 49-YEAR-OLD DESIGNER'S PERSONAL ESTATE IS $9 MILLION DOLLARS.

SCOTT'S MAIN ASSET WAS HER MANHATTAN CONDO WORTH APPROXIMATELY $8 MILLION.

OTHER ITEMS INCLUDED HER JEWELRY, CLOTHING, HOUSEHOLD FURNISHINGS AND PERSONAL CARS. Return to index of stories...


JIMMY CARTER FIRST TWEET-OTS-SS


FORMER PRESIDENT JIMMY CARTER HAS SENT HIS FIRST TEXT MESSAGE.

CARTER'S GRANDSON, A CANDIDATE IN GEORGIA'S DEMOCRATIC GUBERNATORIAL PRIMARY, LATER TWEETED CARTER'S TEXT HERE:

IT SAYS DID YOU SEE COLBERT LAST NIGHT?

HIS GRANDSON RESPONDED, THEN CARTER SAID, THAT WAS MY FIRST TWEET! Return to index of stories...


RAINBOW FUNNEL-VOTOPS


TAKE A LOOK AT YOUR SCREEN.

THIS AWESOME IMAGE WAS CAPTURED WEDNESDAY DURING TORNADO WARNINGS IN THE SACRAMENTO AREA.

YOU CAN SEE THAT RAINBOW IN THE MIDST OF THE THAT FUNNEL CLOUD.

ABOUT A DOZEN HOMES AND STUCTURES WERE DAMAGED IN THE STORM. Return to index of stories...


JIMMY FALLON-OTS-SOTVO


IN CASE YOU MISSED IT LAST NIGHT ---

BILL COSBY JOINED JIMMY FALLON ON THE TONIGHT SHOW AND THINGS GOT A LITTLE CRAZY WHEN COSBY WENT OFF ON TIGHTROPE WALKING.

TAKE A LOOK.

fallon jumps on cosby

APPARENTLY COSBY DOESN'T UNDERSTAND WHY PEOPLE TIGHTROPE, CONSIDERING THE DANGER, SO JIMMY CHALLENGED HIM TO TRY IT. COSBY FELL AFTER ONE TRY. Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT


TIME NOW IS--

JUST AHEAD-- NBC-2 RUNS DOWN YOUR MORNING TOP STORIES, INCLUDING A SERIOUS MOTORCYCLE CRASH THAT JUST HAPPENED AT IMMOKALEE ROAD AND COLLIER BLVD.

NICK JUST GOT THIS BREAKING TRAFFIC ALERT, OUR CREWS ARE ARRIVING ON SCENE, THE LATEST NEXT, YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT


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BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM


HIT TIME 6:49:12 AM

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6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL


Full Forecast

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, COLLIER CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

ROADS ARE ALL CLEAR - NO ACCIDENTS OR ROAD BLOCKS TO REPORT.

THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS


COMING UP ON TODAY. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS MULCH FIRE-ZMAP TOPS VO


HERE ARE THE TOP STORIES TO KEEP IN MIND AS YOU HEAD OUT THE DOOR.

IF YOU SMELL SOMETHING IN THE AIR IN NAPLES, DON'T WORRY.

A MULCH FIRE IS BURNING AT THE JONES MINING COMPANY ON IMMOKALEE ROAD.

FIRE CREWS TELL US THE FIRE IS UNDER CONTROL AND THEY WILL ALLOW IT TO BURN OUT.

NO STRUCTURES ARE THREATENED. Return to index of stories...


TS SAN CARLOS FATAL-VOTOPS


THE SCENE OF A DEADLY ACCIDENT IS CLEAR THIS MORNING.

WE ARE WORKING TO CONFIRM THE NAME OF THE PEDESTRIAN VICTIM.

IT HAPPENED AROUND 10 O'CLOCK LAST NIGHT ON SAN CARLOS BOULEVARD NEAR THE MATANZAS BRIDGE, ON THE FORT MYERS SIDE.

DEPUTIES SAY A TAXI-CAB STRUCK A WOMAN IN THE ROAD.

SHE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE.

STAY WITH NBC-2 FOR UPDATES. Return to index of stories...


TS PEPPER SPRAY AT SCHOOL-VOTOPS


SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS AT SIX MILE CHARTER ACADEMY ARE PROMISING AN INVESTIGATION AFTER A STUDENT SPRAYED PEPPER SPRAY IN ONE OF THE BATHROOMS.

THE SCHOOL WAS EVACUATED AFTER THE SPRAYING YESTERDAY - BUT THE SCHOOL *WILL BE OPEN TODAY.

WE KNOW 3 STUDENTS AND 3 FACULTY MEMBERS WERE SENT TO THE HOSPITAL.

PEPPER SPRAY IS CONSIDERED AN "IRRITANT", USED FOR SELF DEFENSE. Return to index of stories...


TS DUSTIN JAYE TRIAL-VOTOPS


DAY-FOUR OF THE DUSTIN JAYE MURDER TRIAL BEGINS AT 9 O'CLOCK THIS MORNING.

THE DEFENSE WILL BEGIN CALLING WITNESSES - FOLLOWING A DRAMATIC DAY WEDNESDAY, LED BY PROSECUTORS.

BRIAN FROST -- WHO SHARED A CELL WITH JAY TESTIFIED THAT JAY WANTED TO TARGET THE HOME WHERE DEBBIE STRIANO WAS EVENTUALLY MURDERED.

THE JURY COULD BEGIN DELIBERATIONS AS EARLY AS THIS AFTERNOON. Return to index of stories...


TS FMB WATER UPDATE-VOTOPS


A BOIL WATER NOTICE FOR BUSINESSES ON FORT MYERS BEACH, IN TIMES SQUARE - WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH THE REST OF TODAY.

A BROKEN WATER SYSTEM IS TO BLAME, IT HAPPENED RIGHT ACROSS FROM "PETE'S TIME OUT" EARLIER THIS WEEK.

CONSTRUCTIONS CREWS WILL WORK ON REPAIRING A DAMAGED BRICK WALKWAY OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. Return to index of stories...


TS PALIN ENDORSES BENACQUISTO-VOTOPS SS


A BIG ENDORSEMENT FOR ONE OF THE REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR TREY RADEL'S CONGRESSIONAL SEAT.

FORMER VICE PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE SARAH PALIN ANNOUNCED SHE IS BACKING STATE SENATOR LIZBETH BENACQUISTO.

PALIN CALLS HER THE PROVEN CONSERVATIVE IN THE RACE.

HERE'S A LOOK AT ALL OF THE REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES.

THE G-O-P PRIMARY IS APRIL 22ND. Return to index of stories...


TS PORT CHAR BURGLARIES-VOTOPS


IN PORT CHARLOTTE.

DEPUTIES ARE INVESTIGATING A STRING OF BROAD-DAYLIGHT BURGLARIES.

DEPUTIES TELL NBC-2 THERE HAVE BEEN FOUR OF THESE CRIMES IN THE LAST TWO WEEKS IN THE EDGEWATER DRIVE AREA.

WE'RE TOLD IN ALL FOUR CASES THE THIEVES PRIED OPEN BACK GLASS SLIDING DOORS AND TOOK CASH AND JEWELRY.

IF YOU KNOW ANYTHING CALL CRIMESTOPPERS OR CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES. Return to index of stories...


TS FL HIT & RUN PROPOSAL-VOTOPS


FLORIDA LAWMAKERS ARE PUSHING TO STIFFEN PENALTIES AGAINST HIT AND RUN DRIVERS.

RIGHT NOW THERE'S A LOOPHOLE THAT ALLOWS DRIVERS TO FACE A LESSER CHARGE FOR LEAVING A CRASH.

STATE SENATORS JUST PASSED A BILL THAT WOULD MAKE DRIVERS FACE AT LEAST FOUR YEARS IN PRISON IF THEY LEAVE THE SCENE OF A DEADLY CRASH. Return to index of stories...


TS DEAN PARK PLANT CONTROVERSY-VOTOPS


AS OF APRIL FIRST CITY COUNCILMEMBERS HAVE THE FINAL SAY ABOUT THE ORGANIC COMPANY. IS CAUSING RUCKUS IN FORT MYERS.

"GREENER FORMULAS" MAKES PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS.

IT WANTS TO MOVE ITS MANUFACTURING INTO TWO EMPTY BUILDINGS ON MICHIGAN AVENUE.

BUT IT'S IN THE HEART OF A HISTORIC DISTRICT.

THE PLANNING BOARD RECOMMENDED DENYING THE COMPANY'S REQUEST BECAUSE IT'S TOO CLOSE TO HOUSES. Return to index of stories...


TS CHARLOTTE BUS-VOTOPS


A BUS SERVICE COULD BE HEADING TO CHARLOTTE COUNTY.

A RECENT SURVEY SHOWS PEOPLE WOULD BE WILLING TO USE THE SERVICE, AND PAY FOR IT.

A STUDY IS LOOKING TO HAVE A ROUTE CONNECTING THE COUNTY TO NORTH PORT - IT WOULD ALSO CONNECT ENGLEWOOD TO PORT CHARLOTTE AND PUNTA GORDA. Return to index of stories...


TS SIP & STYLE-SSTOPS


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DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI


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FINAL TRAFFIC-TRAFFICCAM


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GOODBYE-4-SHOT


REMEMBER FOR BREAKING NEWS, WEATHER INFORMATION AND NEWS ONLINE, 24-HOURS A DAY, HEAD TO OUR WEBSITE--

NBC DASH TWO DOT COM. Return to index of stories...