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ANCHOR SUPERS tease punta gorda standoff-TRX-VO
DIRECTORS PAGE BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM
HEADLINES HL1) FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-TRX-LIVE
HL1) HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION-TRX-VO HL2) PG STANDOFF ENDS PEACEFULLY-TRX-VO
HL2) WX HEADLINE-TRX-OMNI HL3) CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-TRX-NEWSROOM
HL3) PG SHOTS FIRED-TRX-VO GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH
GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH 6:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL
DEADLY TORNADOES-ANIBOX VO-TRX TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOTPUSH
DEADLY TORNADOES-SAT 27 OR SAT 3 TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
DEADLY TORNADOES-PKG FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-TRX-OC-SS-VO
DEADLY TORNADOES-SATLIVE FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-LIVE-VO-LIVE
6:00 WEATHER-2SHOT PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-TRX-SOTVO-SS
6:00 WEATHER-WX WALL PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-VOTOPS
TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT CHILD ABDUCTION-TRX-OC-SS-VO
TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-OC-TRX
FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-TRX-ANIBOX-VO-SS-FLY CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-NEWSROOM
FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-REM 1 CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-VO
FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-VO CANCER KID SURPRISE-VO
FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-REM 1 CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-NEWSROOM
PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-VO-ANIBOX-TRX COLLIER COURTHOUSE CARJACKING-TRX-VO IN PLASMA
PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-REM 7 COLLIER COURTHOUSE CARJACKING-SOTVO, PLASMA
PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-VO-WIPE TORNADOES LATEST-TRX-SOTVO
PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-SOT HALEY TRACKS TORNADOES-WX WALL
PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-REM 7 QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-NATSVO
CHILD ABDUCTION-TRX-2SH-SS FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
CHILD ABDUCTION-VO-CG BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
CHILD ABDUCTION-SOTVO-CG SOLAR ECLIPSE-TRX-VO
HERTZ LATEST-TRX-2SH-OBX 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
HERTZ LATEST-NEWSROOM 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
HERTZ LATEST-VO-SS TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
HERTZ LATEST-NEWSROOM TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
MALAYSIA PLANE-TRX-OC-VO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO GREAT WHITE-VO IN PLASMA
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL GREAT WHITE-SOTVO, SS
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 CAPE BOAT CANOPY-OC-VO
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP BUDGET SCORECARD-OTS
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL CAPE FIRE CHIEF-SSTOPS
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP CCI 911 CALL-OC-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC CCI 911 CALL-SOTVO-OC
CLIPPER CONTROVERSY-TRX-VO IN PLASMA WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX
SOUTH KOREA FERRY DEATH TOLL-TRX-VO HOPE THE DOG-OC-TRX-VO-SS
WASHINGTON LANDSLIDE SEARCH OVER-TRX-VO COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT
BENT METAL PLANE WING-OC-TRX-VO WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
LEHIGH HOME INVASION NOTE-OC-VO BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
TEACHER CHARGES DROPPED-OC-VO TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
TEACHER CHARGES DROPPED-SOTVO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
DESOTO PUPPIES-OC-VO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
MINIMUM WAGE THIS WEEK-OTS-VO-VIDBOX RVL TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
GOOGLE CAR-TRX-VO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT PAINTING I75 BRIDGE-OC-SS
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 MIRACLE SOLD-OC-VIDBOX
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT MIRACLE SOLD-SOT
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-WX WALL STERLING GIRLFRIEND-TRX-NATSVO
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP THE VOICE-TRX-SOTVO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
SEAWORLD SAFETY VESTS-TRX-VO IN PLASMA TS HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION-VOTOPS-SS
SEAWORLD SAFETY VESTS-VO IN PLASMA TS PG SHOTS FIRED-VOTOPS-SS
BANK OF AMERICA MISTAKE-OTS TS CHILD ABDUCTION-VOTOPS-SS
IN FLIGHT INTERNET-OTS TS CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-VOTOPS
FRONTIER BAGS-OTS TS HERTZ LATEST-VOTOPS
PAULA DEEN-TRX-SS DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
FACEBOOK FRIEND-SSTOPS TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
tease fm homicide-TRX-VO GOODBYE-4-SHOT


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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HEADLINES


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HL1) HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION-TRX-VO


BREAKING RIGHT NOW ON NBC-2 NEWS TODAY ----

SHOTS FIRED OVERNIGHT AND NOW A HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION IS UNDERWAY IN FORT MYERS.

WE'RE LIVE ON SCENE AS YOU WAKE UP. Return to index of stories...


HL2) WX HEADLINE-TRX-OMNI


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HL3) PG SHOTS FIRED-TRX-VO


AND BREAKING OVERNIGHT IN PUNTA GORDA ---

NBC-2 CAMERAS ROLLING DURING A POLICE STANDOFF.

HOW IT ALL ENDEDIN A LIVE REPORT.

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


GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH


GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

I'M CLAY MILLER.

AND I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

OVERNIGHT, MORE DEATHS FROM MORE TORNADOES AND THE SYSTEM ISN'T OVER YET! Return to index of stories...


DEADLY TORNADOES-ANIBOX VO-TRX


A SECOND DAY OF TORNADOES BARRELed THROUGH THE SOUTH KILLING MORE PEOPLE IN ALABAMA AND MISSISSIPPI.

THE DEATH TOLL IS NOW AT LEAST 28.

nbc's POLO SANDOVEL IS IN HARD HIT MAYFLOWER, ARKANSAS TRACKING ALL THE DEVASTATION. Return to index of stories...


DEADLY TORNADOES-SAT 27 OR SAT 3


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DEADLY TORNADOES-PKG


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DEADLY TORNADOES-SATLIVE


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6:00 WEATHER-2SHOT


back here in southwest florida.the heat is on already.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEORLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING MORE HEAT AND HUMIDITY. Return to index of stories...


6:00 WEATHER-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 TOSS-2SHOT


AS YOU GET YOUR DAY GOING, HOW DO THE ROADS LOOK FOR THE MORNING DRIVE?

NICK HAS YOUR NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-TRX-ANIBOX-VO-SS-FLY


BREAKING NEWS AT 6:00 O'CLOCK.

NBC2 IS ON THE SCENE OF A HOMICIDE IN FORT MYERS --

IT'S HAPPENING AT SHADY OAKS PARK --

FORT MYERS POLICE SAY A MAN WAS SHOT TO DEATH JUST AFTER 3:30 THIS MORNING --

NBC2'S CLIFTON FRENCH WAS THE FIRST REPORTER ON THE SCENE --

CLIFF -- WHAT IS THE LATEST? Return to index of stories...


FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-REM 1


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FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-VO


According to Fmpd, shots fired just after 3:30.

Police got here and performed CPR, but medics pronounced him dead on the scene.

He is a black male.

No suspects. Return to index of stories...


FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-REM 1


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PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-VO-ANIBOX-TRX


NOW TO BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT IN PUNTA GORDA.

AN HOURS-LONG STANDOFF WITH A MAN IN A CAR WITH A GUN, ENDS PEACEFULLY.

NBC-2 CAMERAS WERE ROLLING DURING THE WHOLE THING AND RIGHT WHEN THE MAN SURRENDERED TO POLICE.

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


PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-REM 7


IT STARTED WITH A WRONG WAY DRIVER ON US 41. POLICE PULLED HIM OVER-- HE FIRED A SHOT --NEXT THING YOU KNOW HE BARRICADED HIMSELF INTO HIS CAR WITH A GUN TO HIS HEAD. Return to index of stories...


PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-VO-WIPE


WITHIN MINUTES NEARLY ALL OF DOWNTOWN WAS SHUT DOWN.

HOSTAGE NEGOTIATORS TOOK COMMAND. IT TOOK NEARLY THREE AND HALF TENSE HOURS FOR THE MAN TO PEACEFULLY SURRENDER.

PEOPLE IN NEARBY BUSINESSES DESCIRBED WHAT IT WAS LIKE. Return to index of stories...


PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-SOT


Barbara-Jo Kelly

Pizza Shop Manager

I just got my employees brought them into the kitchen. locked the store down. it was a little scary. he had one gun to his head. or he had one hand to his head with the gun in it and then he had the other hand up so the police didnt approach him. Return to index of stories...


PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-REM 7


MICHEAL J SMITH WAS TAKEN BY TO THE HOSPITAL FOR A MENTAL EVALUATION. HE TOLD OFFICERS THE SHOT HE FIRED WAS ACCIDENTAL DISCHARGE.

POLICE TELL ME RIGHT NOW CHARGES ARE PENDING. Return to index of stories...


CHILD ABDUCTION-TRX-2SH-SS


NBC2 IS FOLLOWING DEVELOPING NEWS THIS MORNING - A LITTLE BOY IS SAFE , AFTER HE SAYS HE WAS ABDUCTED AT HIS BUS STOP.

right now FORT MYERS POLICE ARE ON THE HUNT FOR THE 2 MEN WHO DID IT.

IT HAPPENED MONDAY MORNING AT THE CORNER CENTRAL AND FRANKLIN STREET. Return to index of stories...


CHILD ABDUCTION-VO-CG


THE BOY WAS MISSING FOR HOURS BEFORE HE WAS ABLE TO JUMP OUT OF AN SUV AND ESCAPE NEAR FORT MYERS MIDDLE SCHOOL.

POLICE SAY THEY GOT THE CALL AROUND 11 MONDAY MORNING.

HIS MOTHER - SAYING HER 10 YEAR-OLD HAD BEEN TAKEN.

THAT WAS A FOUR HOURS AFTER THE FACT.

HE WAS SUPPOSE TO BOARD THE BUS AROUND 7 AM.

THE BOY TELLS POLICE TWO MEN WERE IN THE CAR -- ONE - AN OLDER WHITE MALE -- WEARING A BLACK T SHIRT - WITH SALT AND PEPPER HAIR.

THE OTHER - A YOUNGER BLACK MALE WEARING A BROWN SHIRT AND A MOHAWK HAIRDO.

NBC2 SPOKE WITH RESIDENTS NEARBY WHO ARE AFRAID FOR THEIR CHILDREN. Return to index of stories...


CHILD ABDUCTION-SOTVO-CG


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"yeah i'm scare for them. and everybody else's children around here"

"but the parents need to come out and stay with their kids. needs to be a lot more parents out here watching their kids. "

POLICE SAY THE CAR IS BELIEVED TO BE KNOWN IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD --

THEY ARE LOOKING FOR A DARK BLUE FOUR DOUR SUV WITH LEATHER INTERIOR.

IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION YOU'RE ASKED TO CALL POLICE. Return to index of stories...


HERTZ LATEST-TRX-2SH-OBX


A BRAND NEW STORY AS YOU WAKE UP THIS MORNING ---

HERTZ'S BIG MOVE TO SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

BUT THERE'S BEEN A DELAY AND HERTZ IS ASKING FOR MORE TIME TO MEET ITS GOALS.

NBC-2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK IS LIVE IN THE NEWSROOM WITH WHAT THIS MEANS. Return to index of stories...


HERTZ LATEST-NEWSROOM


HERTZ WANTS MORE TIME TO MEET GOALS REQUIRED IN A $4 MILLION DOLLAR ECONOMIC INCENTIVE DEAL WITH LEE COUNTY.

THAT'S ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS. Return to index of stories...


HERTZ LATEST-VO-SS


LOOKING AHEAD ---

AT THEIR REGULAR BOARD MEETING MAY 6TH, LEE COMMISSIONERS WILL CONSIDER AMENDING THE COUNTY'S ORIGINAL AGREEMENT WITH HERTZ TO CHANGE TWO CAPITAL INVESTMENT DEADLINES.

HERTZ IS MOVING ITS GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS FROM NEW JERSEY TO A 34-ACRE SITE ON WILLIAMS ROAD AND U.S. 41 IN SOUTH LEE.

THE COMPANY HAS BEGUN CONSTRUCTION ON A MODERN, GREEN-FRIENDLY FACILITY COVERED IN GLASS.

A HERTZ SPOKESMAN SAYS THE DATE CHANGES ARE NEEDED BECAUSE CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATES SUBMITTED LAST YEAR ENDED UP BEING A BIT OFF.

HERTZ PLANS TO CREATE 700 JOBS IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA BY THE END OF 2015 AND INVEST MORE THAN $60 MILLION INTO ITS NEW GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS. Return to index of stories...


HERTZ LATEST-NEWSROOM


AT THIS TIME, LEE COUNTY SAID IT HAS MADE NO INCENTIVE PAYMENTS TO HERTZ.

COUNT ON US TO CLOSELY MONITOR THIS STORY FOR YOU.

LIVE IN THE NEWSROOM, DK, NBC-2. Return to index of stories...


MALAYSIA PLANE-TRX-OC-VO


ALL NEW OVERNIGHT IN THE SEARCH FOR THE MISSING MAYLASIAN PLANE ---

AFTER SEVEN WEEKS OF AN INTENSE BUT FRUITLESS SEARCH, THE INTERNATIONAL AIR EFFORT TO FIND IT IS OVER.

SOME SHIPS WILL, HOWEVER, STAY ON THE INDIAN OCEAN TO GATHER ANY DEBRIS THAT MIGHT SURFACE.

BY NOW, MOST OF THE DEBRIS IS PROBABLY WATERLOGGED AND HAS LIKELY SUNK.

AN UNDERWATER SUB WILL ALSO CONTINUE SCANNING THE OCEAN FLOOR.

MORE THAN 600 MILITARY PERSONNEL FROM AT LEAST SEVEN COUNTRIES SOLEMNLY POSED IN FRONT OF THEIR PLANES TODAY FOR A COMMEMORATIVE PHOTO.

NO ONE KNOWS EXACTLY WHAT HAPPENED TO THE PLANE. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


A TEACHER ACCUSED OF SENDING AN INAPPROPRIATE SELFIE TO A STUDENT, IS OFF THE HOOK THIS MORNING.

WHY THE CHARGES WERE DROPPED AGAINST COLLIER COUNTY TEACHER DEREK KARP. 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 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...


CLIPPER CONTROVERSY-TRX-VO IN PLASMA


WE'LL BE FOLLOWING THIS CLOSELY IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

THE NBA IS EXPECTED TO MAKE AN ANNOUNCEMENT THIS AFTERNOON ABOUT WHAT IT PLANS TO DO ABOUT TAPED RACIST COMMENTS ATTRIBUTED TO LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS OWNER DONALD STERLING.

THE LEAGUE HAS RULES REGARDING PLAYER CONDUCT BUT IT'S UNCLEAR WHAT CAN BE DONE ABOUT OWNER INFRACTIONS.

SOME CORPORATE SPONSORS AREN'T WAITING ON THE NBA TO DECIDE.

MERCEDES-BENZ USA, VIRGIN AIRLINES, AND USED CAR CHAIN CARMAX ARE AMONG FIRMS ENDING OR SUSPENDING THEIR RELATIONSHIP WITH THE CLIPPERS.

AND OVERNIGHT WE JUST CONFIRMED THAT R&B SINGER "TANK" IS REFUSING TO SING THE NATIONAL ANTHEM FOR THE CLIPPERS GAME TONIGHT BECAUSE OF THE COMMENTS. Return to index of stories...


SOUTH KOREA FERRY DEATH TOLL-TRX-VO


BRAND NEW OVERNIGHT AS WE TRACK THE DEATH TOLL FROM THE SOUTH KOREA FERRY.

THE NUMBER OF DEAD FROM THE DISASTER NOW STANDS AT 205.

THAT'S ACCORDING TO THE COUNTRY'S COAST GUARD.

ANOTHER 97 ARE STILL MISSING THIS MORNING.

TODAY RESCUE EFFORTS ARE HAMPERED BY RISING TIDES AND STRONG CURRENTS IN THE AREA, WHERE THE VESSEL SANK.

MEANWHILE, SOUTH KOREA HAS NOW OPENED AN OFFICIAL MEMORIAL FOR THE FERRY VICTIMS AND MOURNING VISITORS. Return to index of stories...


WASHINGTON LANDSLIDE SEARCH OVER-TRX-VO


ALL NEW THIS MORNING ---

MORE THAN A MONTH AFTER A LANDSLIDE IN WASHINGTON STATE KILLED DOZENS OF PEOPLE, CREWS WORKING AT THE SITE ARE SHIFTING FROM SEARCH EFFORTS TO REBUILDING OPERATIONS.

OFFICIALS HAVE DECIDED TO MAKE THE CHANGE EVEN THOUGH TWO PEOPLE ARE STILL MISSING.

SEARCHERS RECOVERED 41 BODIES FROM THE LANDSLIDE. Return to index of stories...


BENT METAL PLANE WING-OC-TRX-VO


this is something you don't want to see on a plane.and ALL NEW THIS MORNING --- WE'RE WORKING TO PIECE it TOGETHER.

CHECK THIS OUT ---

PASSENGERS ON A NEW YORK-TO-MIAMI FLIGHT SUNDAY WERE SHOCKED TO FIND A LARGE PIECE OF METAL BENT UP ON THE WING OF THE AIRCRAFT.

IT PROMPTED A RETURN TO LA GUARDIA AIRPORT SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF.

NOBODY WAS HURT.

AN AMERICAN AIRLINES SPOKESMAN SAID THE RETURN TO THE AIRPORT WAS NOT CLASSIFIED AS AN "EMERGENCY LANDING" BUT A "PRECAUTION BECAUSE OF A MECHANICAL ISSUE." Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH HOME INVASION NOTE-OC-VO


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

FOR THE FIRST TIME- WE ARE HEARING FROM THE VICTIM IN THAT LEHIGH ACRES HOME INVASION FROM LAST WEEK.

THE VICTIM, KRISTY CLARK, LEFT A HAND-WRITTEN NOTE IN HER MAILBOX FOR OUR REPORTER.

SAYING SHE'S STILLED DAZED FROM THE HOME INVASION.

SHE WANTED TO THANK THE DEPUTIES WHO HELPED SAVE HER LIFE.

DEPUTIES SAY THEY CAUGHT FOUR MEN IN HER HOME WITH A-K-47 ASSAULT RIFLES. Return to index of stories...


TEACHER CHARGES DROPPED-OC-VO


NBC-2 IS STAYING ON TOP OF THIS STORY AS YOU WAKE UP ---

CRIMINAL CHARGES AGAINST A COLLIER COUNTY TEACHER ACCUSED OF SENDING NAKED PICTURES OF HIMSELF TO A STUDENT WILL NOT FACE CHARGES. FOR NOW.

DEREK HARP'S CASE IS SUSPENDED BECAUSE OF A LACK OF EVIDENCE.

INVESTIGATORS SAY THEY COULD NOT CONTACT THE ALLEGED VICTIM.

THE GOLDEN GATE HIGH SCHOOL MATH TEACHER WAS REMOVED FROM THE CLASSROOM IN FEBRUARY AFTER THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE FILED A REPORT.

HE WILL REMAIN WORKING IN THE ADMINISTRATION BUILDING

A STUDENT AT GOLDEN GATE HIGH TOLD A TEACHER SHE SAW HARP NAKED AFTER HE SHARED PICTURES WITH A STUDENT THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA. Return to index of stories...


TEACHER CHARGES DROPPED-SOTVO


TAKE SOTS

DURATION = 0:12

Sean Rogers/Collier

"A fair investigation is obviously necessary but in the meantime, I don't think you should be in school until it plays itself out."

Sam Johnson/Naples

"I'd like a little more investigation to get a little more solid, conclusive information before we let someone like that back into the school."

INVESTIGATORS SAY THE CASE CAN BE RE-OPENED AT ANY TIME PENDING NEW EVIDENCE. Return to index of stories...


DESOTO PUPPIES-OC-VO


NOW AN NBC-2 UPDATE.

DOZENS OF PUPPIES RESCUED FROM A PUPPY MILL IN DESOTO COUNTY ARE STILL AT ANIMAL SERVICES THIS MORNING.

OFFICIALS SAY THE DOGS ARE NOT YET UP FOR ADOPTION.

SOME OF THE DOGS NEED A LOT OF ATTENTION BECAUSE THEY HAVE EYE PROBLEMS AND FLEAS.

DEPUTIES ARRESTED TWO PEOPLE FOR NOT HAVING A BREEDERS LICENSE. Return to index of stories...


MINIMUM WAGE THIS WEEK-OTS-VO-VIDBOX RVL


ALL NEW AS WE LOOK AHEAD ---

THIS WEEK, THE U-S SENATE IS SET TO REVISIT A STALLED PROPOSAL TO RAISE THE FEDERAL MINIMUM WAGE FROM $7.25 TO $10.10 AN HOUR.

PRESIDENT OBAMA AND CONGRESSIONAL DEMOCRATS PLAN TO PUSH THE ISSUE ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL AHEAD OF THE NOVEMBER MID-TERM ELECTIONS.

IN THE MEANTIME, MANY STATES HAVE MADE MOVES TO RAISE THEIR OWN MINIMUM WAGES.

21 STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ALREADY HAVE HIGHER WAGES.

AND THAT NUMBER WILL SOON GROW.

LAWMAKERS IN MARYLAND, MINNESOTA, DELAWARE AND WEST VIRGINIA HAVE RECENTLY APPROVED MINIMUM WAGE INCREASES. Return to index of stories...


GOOGLE CAR-TRX-VO


A NEW NBC-2 CONSUMER ALERT ---

GOOGLE IS CALLING ITS DRIVERLESS CAR PROGRAM A SUCCESS.

THE VEHICLES HAVE RACKED UP OVER SEVEN HUNDRED THOUSAND MILES. WITHOUT A SINGLE ACCIDENT.

THE COMPANY WILL NOW WORK ON IMPROVING THE CAR'S ABILITY TO MERGE, TURN RIGHT ON RED, AND DRIVE IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT


CONTROVERSIAL COOK PAULA DEEN HAS A NEW VENTURE.

PLUS, WE'RE SHOWING OFF SEAWORLD'S NEW SAFETY VESTS. 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...


6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT


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6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-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...


SEAWORLD SAFETY VESTS-TRX-VO IN PLASMA


THE NEXT TIME YOU GO TO SEAWORLD ORLANDO, YOU'LL NOTICE SOMETHING DIFFERENT.

TRAINERS ARE NOW WEARING CUSTOM-DESIGNED EMERGENCY VESTS DURING WHALE SHOWS.

THE VESTS HAVE A MINI SCUBA PACK AND BECOME FLOTATION DEVICES WITH THE PULL OF A CORD.

HEAD TRAINER KELLY FLAHERTY CLARK SAYS IT'S DESIGNED TO KEEP THE TRAINERS SAFE WHILE WORKING WITH THE ORCAS. Return to index of stories...


SEAWORLD SAFETY VESTS-VO IN PLASMA


TRAINERS HAVE NOT BEEN IN THE WATER WITH WHALES SINCE THE 2010 DEATH OF TRAINER DAWN BRANCHEAU AND THEY WON'T BE GOING IN EVEN WITH THE NEW VESTS.

FEDERAL COURTS UPHELD A MANDATE BY OSHA, THAT TRAINERS STAY OUT OF THE WATER. Return to index of stories...


BANK OF AMERICA MISTAKE-OTS


NEW THIS MORNING --

BANK OF AMERICA'S RATHER COSTLY ACCOUNTING BLUNDER.

THE COMPANY'S MISTAKE LED TO A RECENT REPORT THAT IT HAD FOUR- BILLION DOLLARS MORE CAPITAL THAN IT ACTUALLY DOES. Return to index of stories...


IN FLIGHT INTERNET-OTS


A-T- AND-T THINKS IT CAN END THE OFTEN SPOTTY QUALITY OF INTERNET SERVICE DURING FLIGHTS.

THE COMPANY SAYS IT WILL BRING ITS HIGH SPEED CONNECTIVITY TO COMMERCIAL PLANES BY THE END OF NEXT YEAR.

TO DO THAT, A-T- AND-T IS BUILDING ITS OWN AIR- TO- GROUND NETWORK IN THE U-S. Return to index of stories...


FRONTIER BAGS-OTS


FRONTIER AIRLINES IS NOW MAKING PASSENGERS PAY EXTRA FOR THEIR CARRY-ON BAGS.

AND THEY'RE ALSO CHARGING A FEE FOR ASSIGNED SEATS.

BUT THE LOW-COST CARRIER IS CUTTING THE AVERAGE PRICE OF ITS ECONOMY FARE BY 12-PERCENT. Return to index of stories...


PAULA DEEN-TRX-SS


AND PAULA DEEN IS PLANNING A 20-SHOW TOUR, SET TO START IN JUNE.

HER SHOWS WILL INCLUDE COOKING DEMONSTRATIONS, AND OTHER FEATURES.

DEEN'S FOOD NETWORK SHOW WAS CANCELLED A YEAR AGO, AFTER SHE ADMITTED

TO USING A RACIAL SLUR IN THE PAST. Return to index of stories...


FACEBOOK FRIEND-SSTOPS


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

THIS IS JODYLYNN ALDERMAN FROM CAPE CORAL

GREAT TO SEE YOU - THANKS FOR WATCHING AND CONNECTING WITH US ON OUR NBC2 NEWS FACEBOOK PAGE. Return to index of stories...


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IF YOU'RE JUST WAKING UP WITH US WE'RE FOLLOWING BREAKING NEWS IN FORT MYERS.

SHOTS FIRED OVERNIGHT LEAD TO A HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION.

THE LATEST ON THE VICTIM AND SEARCH FOR SUSPECTS. Return to index of stories...


tease punta gorda standoff-TRX-VO


AND WE'RE UPDATING BREAKING NEWS ON A POLICE STANDOFF OVERNIGHT RIGHT IN DOWNTOWN PUNTA GORDA. FORCING THE EVACUATION OF FOUR CITY BLOCKS!

AFTER A MAN WITH A GUN WOULDN'T GET OUT OF HIS CAR. WE'RE LIVE ON SCENE. 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) FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-TRX-LIVE


BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT IN FORT MYERS ---

ONE MAN IS DEAD AFTER SHOTS WERE FIRED EARLY THIS MORNING.

NBC-2 IS PUSHING TO FIND OUT WHO THE VICTIM AND WHY HE WAS KILLED IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


HL2) PG STANDOFF ENDS PEACEFULLY-TRX-VO


AND MORE BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT.

A POLICE STANDOFF FORCES THE EVACUATION OF FOUR CITY BLOCKS IN DOWNTOWN PUNTA GORDA.

HOW THE TENSE SITUATION OVERNIGHT FINALLY ENDED. Return to index of stories...


HL3) CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-TRX-NEWSROOM


AND ALL NEW IN JUST A FEW HOURS ---

A VERY SPECIAL GROIUNDBREAKING CEREMONY AT GOLISANO CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL.

WHAT IT WILL MEAN FOR SOUTHWEST FLORIDA IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH


GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA, I'M CLAY MILLER.

AND I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

Haley IS TRACKING MORE HEAT AND MOISTURE. Return to index of stories...


6:30 WEATHER LEAD-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 TOSS-2SHOTPUSH


AND WE'RE CLOSELY WATCHING THE ROADS AS YOU WAKE UP.

NICK HAS YOUR NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-TRX-OC-SS-VO


BREAKING NEWS AS YOU GET GOING THIS MORNING --

NBC2 HAS BEEN ON THE SCENE OF A DEADLY SHOOTING IN FORT MYERS --

IT HAPPENED AT SHADY OAKS PARK -- JUST AFTER 3:30 THIS MORNING --

NBC2'S CLIFTON FRENCH WAS THE FIRST REPORTER ON THE SCENE --

CLIFF -- WHAT'S THE LATEST.

NBC-2 WAS THE FIRST ON SCENE.

OFFICERS TELL US THEY PERFORMED C-P-R, BUT E-M-S PRONOUNCED THE VICTIM DEAD ON THE SCENE.

THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS ASSISTING WITH A HELICOPTER.

POLICE DON'T HAVE A SUSPECT -- THE ONLY DISCRIPTION WE HAVE OF THE VICTIM IS THAT HE IS A BLACK MAN. Return to index of stories...


FORT MYERS HOMICIDE-LIVE-VO-LIVE


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PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-TRX-SOTVO-SS


nats of people talking about downtown punta gorda police standoff

NBC-2 IS UPDATING BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT IN PUNTA GORDA --- YOU JUST HEARD EYEWITNESSES REACTING TO A POLICE STANDOFF.

THE ORDEAL UNFOLDED OVERNIGHT AT U-S 41 AND OLYMPIA AVENUE DOWNTOWN, WHERE ABOUT FOUR CITY BLOCKS WERE EVACUATED. Return to index of stories...


PUNTA GORDA SHOTS FIRED-VOTOPS


IT ALL STARTED AS A TRAFFIC STOP FOR A WRONG WAY DRIVER--- AND QUICKLY ESCALATED TO MOST OF THE DOWNTOWN AREA BEING SHUT DOWN!

AS THE OFFICER WALKED TO THE CAR ---HE HEARD A GUN SHOT.

NEXT THING-- THE SUSPECT HAD A GUN TO HIS HEAD.

POLICE AND CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES SATURATED THE AREA.

FOUR BLOCKS EVACUATED OFF AS CRISIS NEGOTIATERS HANDLED THE SCENE.

3 AND HALF HOURS LATER--- THE CELL PHONE THEY WERE NEGOTIAING THROUGH HAD DIED--- AND MICHEAL SMITH PEACEFULLY SURRENDERED.

HE WALKS BACKWARD WITH HANDS UP--THEN WAS LOADED INTO AN AMBULANCE.

THE 61 YEAR OLD PUNTA GORDA MAN TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOR A MENTAL EVALUATION.

CHARGES ARE PENDING. Return to index of stories...


CHILD ABDUCTION-TRX-OC-SS-VO


NBC2 IS STAYING ON TOP OF A DEVELOPING STORY OUT OF FORT MYERS --

PARENTS -- YOU WANT TO STOP WHAT YOU'RE DOING AND LISTEN UP --

FORT MYERS POLICE HAVE A STRANGER DANGER WARNING FOR YOU AS YOU GET YOUR CHILDREN READY FOR SCHOOL --

THIS MORNING POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR TWO MEN WHO ABDUCTED A CHILD AT HIS BUS STOP -- ON CENTRAL AVENUE NEAR FRANKLIN STREET --

THE CHILD IS OKAY -- BUT THE TWO SUSPECTS HAVE NOT BEEN CAUGHT --

HERE'S WHAT HAPPENED -

JUST BEFORE SEVEN MONDAY MORNING THE BOY SAYS HE WAS TAKEN FROM HIS BUSSTOP.

THE BOY CLAIMS TWO MEN DROVE HIM AROUND FOR HOURS.

HE EVENTUALLY JUMPED OUT OF THE S-U-V NEAR FORT MYERS MIDDLE SCHOOL AND RAN.

THEY WERE DRIVING A DARK BLUE S-U-V WITH BLUE LEATHER INTERIOR.

POEPLE WHO LIVE NEARBY SAY THEY'VE SEEN A VEHICLE MATCHING THAT DISCRIPTION IN THE AREA BEFORE --

FORT MYERS POLICE ARE NOW STEPPING UP PATROLS. Return to index of stories...


CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-OC-TRX


HAPPENING TODAY---

PLANS TO BUILD A 292 THOUSAND SQUARE FOOT CHILDRENS HOSPITAL IN LEE COUNTY WILL FINALLY COME TO LIFE.

THIS MORNING CONSTRUCTION TO BUILD THE GOLISANO CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL NEW FACILTY WILL BEGIN.

NBC2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK IS LIVE IN THE NEWROOM WITH HOW THE COMMUNITY WILL CELEBRATE. Return to index of stories...


CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-NEWSROOM


TODAY IS THE START OF A THREE-YEAR CONSTRUCTION PROJECT.

CONSTRUCTION BEGINS AT 10 AM ON THE EXPANSION OF THE NEW LEE MEMORIAL HEALTH SYSTEMS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL. Return to index of stories...


CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-VO


IT'S THE GROUNDBREAKING AND 20TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION FOR GOLISANO CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

THEY WILL BREAK GROUND FOR THE NEW 128-BED LIFESAVING PEDIATRIC HEALTH CARE FACILITY.

GOLISANO CHILDRENS HOSPITAL IS THE ONLY ACUTE CARE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL BETWEEN TAMPA AND MIAMI. Return to index of stories...


CANCER KID SURPRISE-VO


DURING THE CEREMONY, CURRENT AND FORMER PATIENTS WILL SPEAK ABOUT WHAT THE GOLISANO CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL MEANS TO THEM.

AND A 7 YEAR OLD CANCER SURVIVOR WILL CLIMB ABOARD THE BACK-HOE TO LITERALLY "MOVE THAT DIRT." Return to index of stories...


CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-NEWSROOM


LIVE IN THE NEWSROOM, DANIELLE KOLENIAK, NBC2. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER COURTHOUSE CARJACKING-TRX-VO IN PLASMA


DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW ---

20 YEAR OLD IMMOKALEE RESIDENT KENNETH PRAY WILL BE BOOKED IN JAIL FOR A CARJACKING AFTER DOCTORS CLEAR HIM FROM THE HOSPITAL.

HE'S THERE BECAUSE INVESTIGATORS SAY HE ROLLED A STOLEN SUV AFTER A HIGH-SPEED CHASE IN IMMOKALEE.

ONCE HE'S OUT OF THE HOSPITAL, HE WILL BE TAKEN TO JAIL.

THAT CRASH HAPPENED AROUND NOON MONDAY OFF SOUTH FIFTH STREET.

DETECTIVES SAY BEFORE THE CRASH, PRAY CARJACKED 66 YEAR OLD BARBARA SADA.

SHE WAS WALKING TO HER CAR IN THE COLLIER GOVERNMENT CENTER GARAGE.

INVESTIGATORS SAY PRAY HIT BARBARA IN THE HEAD KNOCKING HER TO THE GROUND.

SHE ENDED UP IN THE HOSPITAL WITH NON-LIFE THREATENING INJURIES. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER COURTHOUSE CARJACKING-SOTVO, PLASMA


Lynn McMillin, Collier County resident

01:10:35-:39

Really scary. I mean you would think there would be security here and cameras and things.

BUTT TO

Sgt. Brian Sawyer, CCSO

01:20:28

That's another part of the disturbing issue behind it, in that it is a very safe place to be at. You have a lot of security there.

ONCE DOCTORS CLEAR PRAY FROM THE HOSPITAL HE WILL BE BOOKED, CHARGED WITH CARJACKING, HIGH SPEED FLEEING AND ELUDING.

AND DRIVING ON A SUSPENDED LICENSE.

ACCORDING TO THE COLLIER COUNTY SHERIFF'S WEBSITE, PRAY WAS ON BOND FOR BURGLARY.

WE ARE WORKING TO FIND OUT WHY HE WAS AT THE GOVERNMENT CENTER TO BEGIN WITH. Return to index of stories...


TORNADOES LATEST-TRX-SOTVO


nats of storm and guy saying something like oh my god

NBC-2 IS UPDATING BREAKING NEWS ON DAY 2 OF DEADLY TORNADOES.

THIS IS FOOTAGE JUST INTO OUR NEWSROOM OF MISSISSIPPI.

A TOTAL OF 28 PEOPLE HAVE BEEN KILLED IN THE SOUTH.

AND HALEY, THIS WEATHER SYSTEM IS NOT OVER YET. Return to index of stories...


HALEY TRACKS TORNADOES-WX WALL


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QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-NATSVO


CAUGHT ON VIDEO!

GETTING UP CLOSE TO A GREAT WHITE!

nats of diver freaking out under water, trying to get other diver's attention

WHERE THIS INCREDIBLE VIDEO WAS CAPTURED IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND HEAR FROM THE DIVER HIMSELF ABOUT IT!. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HAELY? 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...


SOLAR ECLIPSE-TRX-VO


Early Tuesday will bring the first solar eclipse of the year, but only those well south of the equator will be able to see it. It will be visible in Antarctica, Australia and the southern Indian Ocean at about 2 a.m. EDT. It's one of two solar eclipses in 2014, when the moon lines up between Earth and the sun. This one is a rare type of annular eclipse, meaning the sun will appear as a ring around the moon. 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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GREAT WHITE-VO IN PLASMA


WHO WANTS TO GO SCUBA DIVING AFTER SEEING THIS?!

THESE DIVERS SPOTTED A GREAT WHITE SHARK ABOUT 70 MILES OFF THE COAST OF SANIBEL.

DANE KELLY - ONE OF THE DIVERS - SPOKE EXCLUSIVELY WITH N-B-C-2.

HE SAYS THE ADRENALINE IS STILL PUMPING DAYS AFTER THE ENCOUNTER. Return to index of stories...


GREAT WHITE-SOTVO, SS


6:43:44 it's like swimming with a submarine with teeth. I mean it's huge it's unbelievable down there. it dwarfs everything I've ever seen underwater. 6:43:53

SHARK EXPERTS TOLD US GREAT WHITES DO COME INTO THE GULF - BUT ARE RARELY SPOTTED.

A RESEARCH WEBSITE PINPOINTS TAGGED SHARKS.

SINCE JUNE OF LAST YEAR, 3 SHARKS HAVE BEEN SPOTTED OFF THE COAST OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

EACH DOT IS A DIFFERENT SHARK.

WE'VE POSTED A LINK TO THE WEBSITE ON NBC DASH TWO DOT COM.

CLICK ON NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


CAPE BOAT CANOPY-OC-VO


IF YOU WENT TO BED EARLY LAST NIGHT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED THIS --- NBC2 IS TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT THE BIG DEVELOPMENTS COMING OUT OF THE CAPE CORAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING.

THE CITY SET A DATE TO HEAR ARGUMENTS TO ALLOW A MAN TO BUILD A SECOND BOAT CANOPY.

CANOPIES HAVE CAUSED CONTROVERSY IN THE PAST - BECAUSE THEY CAN OBSTRUCT VIEW.

ONE MAN WANTS TO BUILD A SECOND BOAT CANOPY NEXT TO HIS ALREADY-COVERED BOAT.

CITY ORDINANCE ONLY ALLOWS ONE CANOPY AND NEIGHBORS SAY THAT ONE ALREADY, BLOCKS THE VIEW.

THE CITY WILL HEAR HIS ARGUMENTS IN TWO WEEKS. Return to index of stories...


BUDGET SCORECARD-OTS


ALSO AT CAPE CITY COUNCIL - KEEPING BETTER TABS ON THEIR MONEY.

THE CITY APPROVED NEW FINANCING SOFTWARE - THE NEW PROGRAM WILL LET THE CITY COMPARE IT'S BUDGET TO SIMILAR CITIES.

THAT WAY THEY'LL BE ABLE TO KNOW IF THEY'RE SPENDING TOO MUCH ON CERTAIN PROGRAMS. Return to index of stories...


CAPE FIRE CHIEF-SSTOPS


AND FINALLY - CAPE CORAL SETS THE SALARY FOR THE NEW FIRE CHIEF.

CHIEF DONALD COCHRAN WILL GET 120-THOUSAND DOLLARS A YEAR.

NO OVERTIME - BUT HE CAN RECEIVE BONUSES AND RAISES.

COCHRAN WAS OFFICIALLY NAMED CHIEF, A LITTLE OVER A WEEK AGO. Return to index of stories...


CCI 911 CALL-OC-VO


NBC2 IS STILL ON THE CASE - DIGGING FOR ANSWERS AFTER AN INMATE DIED EARLIER THIS MONTH, AT THE CHARLOTTE CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION.

SOURCES TELL US - MATTHEW WALKER WAS BEATEN TO DEATH BY OFFICERS.

NOW WE'RE GETTING OUR FIRST LISTEN TO THE 9-1-1- CALL - MOMENTS AFTER A FIGHT INSIDE THE PRISON. Return to index of stories...


CCI 911 CALL-SOTVO-OC


Dispatcher "911 where's your emergency?"

Caller: Yes, hi, this is Charlotte Correctional Institution."

Caller: "We have an emergency here."

Dispatcher "What's going on?"

Caller "There was an assault on. on staff."

NBC2 HAS HEARD THE ENTIRE CALL.

IN IT, THE CALLER FIRST CLAIMS SHE DOESN'T KNOW WALKER'S CONDITION - BUT THEN SAYS SHE BELIEVED HE MAY HAVE BEEN INJURED TOO.

WE'VE LEARNED AN AMBULANCE ARRIVED TO TREAT AND TRANSFER TWO OFFICERS TO THE HOSPITAL WITH MINOR INJURIES-

ALTHOUGH DEPUTIES NEVER ARRIVED TO RECORD AN INCIDENT REPORT.

THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS IS STILL REFUSING TO ANSWER OUR QUESTIONS.

COUNT ON N-B-C-2 TO CONTINUE OUR SEARCH FOR ANSWERS. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX


TIME NOW TO SEE WHAT'S TRENDING TODAY.

PAUL SIMON AND HIS WIFE EDIE BRICKELL WERE ARRESTED ON MONDAY AND CHARGED WITH ONE COUNT EACH OF DISORDERLY CONDUCT.

THE COUPLE REQUESTED THAT NO ORDERS OF PROTECTION BE ISSUED AND THE JUDGE GRANTED THE REQUEST.

THE DOMESTIC DISPUTE WAS SAID TO BE MINOR.

BOTH SIMON AND BRICKELL INDICATED THEY WOULD LIKE THE CASE DISMISSED.

THE COUPLE HELD HANDS IN COURT AND SAID THEY WERE GOING TO GO HOME TOGETHER AND WATCH THEIR SON PLAY BASEBALL. Return to index of stories...


HOPE THE DOG-OC-TRX-VO-SS


WE'RE SO HAPPY TO REPORT THIS ---

A MAJOR MILESTONE TODAY FOR THE SEVERELY BURNED DOG FROM ARCADIA.

"HOPE" HAS BEEN RECOVERING AT A 24 HOUR ANIMAL HOSPITAL IN TAMPA.

TODAY- WE EXPECT A STAFF MEMBER TO TAKE HER HOME, AND GIVE HER DAILY TREATMENTS.

AND TAKE A LOOK AT THIS.

AS YOU CAN SEE SHE'S GETTING HER OLD COLOR BACK.

THE PICTURE ON THE LEFT WAS TAKEN YESTERDAY - THE ONE ON THE RIGHT IS FROM A WEEK AGO.

HOPE'S FORMER OWNER, LARRY WALLACE, IS ACCUSED OF SETTING HER ON FIRE. Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT


TIME NOW IS--

JUST AHEAD-- NBC-2 RUNS DOWN YOUR MORNING TOP STORIES, INCLUDING BREAKING NEWS ON A FORT MYERS HOMICIDE OVERNIGHT.

PLUS-- A FINAL CHECK OF YOUR NBC-2 FIRST ALERT FORECAST ON THE 2'S AND A CHECK OF THE ROADS. 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

LENGTH 2:48 Return to index of stories...


TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS


PREPRODUCED BY NBC - MAKE SURE MASTER DOESN'T BUG THIS ELEMENT Return to index of stories...


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-TRX NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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PAINTING I75 BRIDGE-OC-SS


ANOTHER TRAFFIC ALERT RIGHT NOW FOR ONE PART OF I-75 IN LEE COUNTY.

CREWS ARE PAINTING THE BRIDGE THAT COVERS BAYSHORE ROAD.

DETOURS ARE IN PLACE FOR DRIVERS GOING EAST ON BAYSHORE AND ANYONE TRYING TO GET OFF THE INTERSTATE AT THAT EXIT.

WORK WRAPPED UP AROUND 5-30 THIS MORNING.

CREWS WILL BE OUT ALL WEEK WITH WORK STARTING 7-30 EACH NIGHT. Return to index of stories...


MIRACLE SOLD-OC-VIDBOX


BIG NEWS HERE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ---

JASON HOCK-BERG IS THE NEW JERSEY BUSINESSMAN BUYING AND BECOMING THE NEW OWNER OF THE FORT MYERS MIRACLE.

THE MIRACLE WERE ONE OF THE FIRST TEAMS PURCHASED BY THE GOLD-KLANG GROUP.

THEY MOVED THE MIRACLE HERE IN 1992.

HOCK-BERG. A LAWYER BY TRADE. LIKES WHAT THE MIRACLE DO WITH THEIR PROMOTIONS.

HE'S ALSO GOT AN IDEA OR TWO. Return to index of stories...


MIRACLE SOLD-SOT


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STERLING GIRLFRIEND-TRX-NATSVO


nats of photogs

CHECK IT OUT ---

DONALD STERLING'S GIRLFRIEND CLEARLY DID *NOT* WANT TO TALK TO THE MEDIA ON MONDAY.

V. STIVIANO -- THAT IS HER LEGAL NAME -- WAS SEEN WEARING THIS REFLECTIVE MASK AS SHE IGNORED REPORTERS' QUESTIONS.

HER BOYFRIEND IS TAKING A LOT OF HEAT FOLLOWING RACIST COMMENTS ATTRIBUTED TO THE LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS OWNER.

THE SOURCE: AUDIO RECORDINGS RECENTLY RELEASED BY T-M-Z AND DEADSPIN.

IN THEM, A MAN BELIEVED TO BE STERLING SCOLDS HIS GIRLFRIEND FOR POSTING PHOTOS OF HERSELF WITH AFRICAN-AMERICANS ON INSTAGRAM.

THE MAN ALSO SAYS HE DOESN'T WANT THE WOMAN BRINGING ANY BLACK PEOPLE TO GAMES WITH HER.

IN RESPONSE TO THE RECORDINGS, ABOUT A DOZEN CLIPPERS SPONSORS HAVE PULLED SPONSORSHIPS.

THE N-B-A HAS SCHEDULED A NEWS CONFERENCE ON THE ISSUE FOR 2:00 O'CLOCK THIS AFTERNOON. Return to index of stories...


THE VOICE-TRX-SOTVO


singing

IT WAS ANOTHER EXCITING ROUND OF LIVE PERFORMANCES ON NBC'S "THE VOICE".

THE SHOW IS DOWN TO THE TOP 10.

THEIR FATE IS NOW IN THE HANDS OF AMERICA. V

IN A NEW TWIST THIS SEASON. AFTER THE BOTTOM 3 ARTISTS ARE REVEALED DURING TONIGHT'S RESULTS SHOW. ALL 3 WILL BE GIVEN A CHANCE TO SING A NEW SONG.

FROM THERE, VIEWERS WILL BE GIVEN A SHORT WINDOW TO VOTE ON TWITTER TO DETERMINE WHICH OF THE 3 GETS SAVED.

THE OTHER 2 ARTISTS WILL BE ELIMINATED, AND THE TOP 8 WILL MOVE ON TO NEXT WEEK'S LIVE ROUNDS.

FIND OUT WHO STAYS AND WHO GOES, TONIGHT AT 8:00 , RIGHT HERE ON NBC. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION-VOTOPS-SS


YOUR TIME NOW IS--

LET'S GET YOU UP TO SPEED WITH THIS MORNING'S TOP STORIES.

A HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION IS NOW UNDERWAY IN FORT MYERS.

POLICE SAY A DEADLY SHOOTING HAPPNED AROUND 3:30 THIS MORNING IN SHADY OAKS PARK.

THIS MORNING OFFICIALS ARE LOOKING FOR A SUSPECT.

RIGHT NOW WE ARE WORKING TO LEARN THE IDENTITY OF THE VICTIM. Return to index of stories...


TS PG SHOTS FIRED-VOTOPS-SS


AFTER A NEARLY FOUR HOUR POLICE STAND OFF-- THE STREETS OF DOWNTOWN PUNTA GORDA ARE REOPENED.

POLICE SAY THEY STOPPED 61 MICHAEL J SMITH WHEN THEY NOTICED HIM DRIVING THE WRONG WAY.

AS OFFICERS APPROACHED THE CAR. THERE WAS A GUNSHOT.

ACCORDING TO POLCE THE GUN SHOT WAS AN ACCIDENTAL DISCHARGE BY SMITH.

AFTER 3 AND A HALF HOURS SMITH SURRENDERED TO POLICE.

SMITH IS NOW AT BAYFRONT HEALTH PUNTA GORDA FOR A MENTAL EVALUATION. Return to index of stories...


TS CHILD ABDUCTION-VOTOPS-SS


A TEN-YEAR-OLD BOY SAYS HE WAS TAKEN FROM HIS SCHOOL BUS STOP.

THIS MORNING DEPUTIES ARE ON THE HUNT FOR HIS ABDUCTORS.

DEPUTIES SAY IT HAPPENED NEAR CENTRAL AVENUE AND FRANKLIN STREET.

THE BOY CLAIMS TWO MEN DROVE KIDNAPPENED HIM AND DROVE AROUND FOR HOURS.

HE EVENTUALLY ESCAPED NEAR FORT MYERS MIDDLE SCHOOL.

THS SUSPECTS ARE DESCRIBED AS AN OLDER WHITE MAN WITH GRAYISH HAIR AND.

A YOUNGER BLACK MAN WITH A MOHAWK HAIR CUT.

THEY WERE IN A DARK BLUE S-U-V WITH BLUE LEATHER INTERIOR.

CALL POLICE IF YOU KNOW ANYTHING. Return to index of stories...


TS CHILDRENS HOSPITAL-VOTOPS


LOOKING AHEAD.

THE GOLISANO CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL IS CELEBRATING THEIR 20TH ANNIVERSARY.

AND TO MARK IT. THEY WILL BREAK GROUND FOR A NEW 128-BED LIFE-SAVING PEDIATRIC HEALTH CARE FACILITY.

IT STARTS AT 10 THIS MORNING AT THE HEALTH PARK MEDICAL CENTER.

GOLISANO CHILDRENS HOSPITAL IS THE ONLY ACUTE CARE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL BETWEEN TAMPA AND MIAMI. Return to index of stories...


TS HERTZ LATEST-VOTOPS


HERTZ WANTS MORE TIME TO MEET GOALS REQUIRED IN A $4 MILLION DOLLAR ECONOMIC INCENTIVE DEAL WITH LEE COUNTY.

NEXT WEEK LEE COMMISSIONERS WILL CONSIDER AMENDING THE COUNTY'S ORIGINAL AGREEMENT WITH HERTZ TO CHANGE TWO CAPITAL INVESTMENT DEADLINES.

A HERTZ SPOKESMAN SAYS THE DATE CHANGES ARE NEEDED BECAUSE CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATES SUBMITTED LAST YEAR WERE NOT ACCURATE.

HERTZ PLANS TO CREATE 700 JOBS IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA BY THE END OF 2015. Return to index of stories...


DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI


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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...


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...