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ANCHOR SUPERS HL1) NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION-trxZMAP
DIRECTORS PAGE HL2) LEE COUNTY ROBBERIES-trxVOTOPS
NEWS TODAY OPEN-CLIP HL3) VEGAS STAMPEDE-trxVOTOPS
HEADLINES GOOD MORNING-2SHOT
HL1) NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION-trxZMAP 5:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL
HL2) STRING OF ROBBERIES-trxVOTOPS TRAFFIC-NAVI
HL3) CIRCUS ACCIDENT-trxVOTOPS NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-trxOC ZMAP FL
GOOD MORNING-2SHOT NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-REM
5:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-VO
NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-trxOC ZMAP FL NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-SOT
NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-REM NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-REM
NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-VO LEE COUNTY ROBBERIES-trxOC eaNIbX
NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-SOT LEE COUNTY ROBBERIES-REM
NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-REM LEE COUNTY ROBBERIES-VO
FM CENTRAL AVE Robbery-trxOC SS VO LEE COUNTY ROBBERIES-SOT VO?
LEE COUNTY ROBBERIES-trxOC TAniBx ONCAM LEE COUNTY ROBBERIES-REM
a) comfort in robbery-vo OK FIRE AERIALS-trxVOTOPS
b) nfm robbery-vo CIRCUS ACCIDENT-OC VO
c) fm subway robbery-vo PRES CLINTON TOURS ARKANSAS TORNADO DAMAGE-OC VO
LEE COUNTY robberies-(2)SOT ONCAM PRES CLINTON TOURS ARKANSAS TORNADO DAMAGE-SOT VO
FORT MYERS CYCLIST KILLED-trxOC SS VO CAR INTO LEHIGH STORE-trxOC VO
TROOPER KILLED-trxOC SS VO CAR INTO LEHIGH STORE-SOTVO
TODD AKERS TRIAL-trxOC VO 100 ANNIV CORRESPONDENTS DINNER-trxOC VO
SCHENECKER JURY SEATED-WIPE VOTOPS 100 ANNIV CORRESPONDENTS DINNER-SOT VO
OK: WILDFIRE-trxOC VO 100 ANNIV CORRESPONDENTS DINNER-SOT VO
CA: AIRSHOW CRASH-OC VO FIRST CASE OF MERS IN US-trxOC VO OC
CIRCUS ACCIDENT-trxONCAM VEGAS STAMPEDE-WIPE NATVOTOPS
CIRCUS ACCIDENT-PLASMA WIPE VO IN PLASMA FL TURBULENT FLIGHT-WIPE VOTOPS
CIRCUS ACCIDENT-VOTOPS CHARCO GIVING CHALLENGE-CGTOPS
CIRCUS ACCIDENT-SOT VO TOURISM TRAVEL RALLY DAY-CGTOPS
CIRCUS ACCIDENT-PLASMA COMCAST JOB FAIR-CGTOPS
HIGHSCHOOL MUSICAL AWARDS-trxOC CG BREAKING fatal accident-TRX
ARTSNAPLES WORLD FEST-CGTOPS TEASE 4-2SHOT
CINCO DE MAYO BLOCK PARTY-CGTOPS 1) BABY GATE DANGERS-VO
Tease 1-2SHOT FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL
1) lee co flooding solution-vo BREAK SEVEN 5:39:23 AM
2) fort myers miracle-votops 5:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL 5:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
BREAK FOUR 5:09:43 TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
5:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP TRAFFIC ALERT
5:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI
LEE FLOODING SOLUTION-trxOC VO FL GOOD SAMARITAN KILLED-trxOC VO
LEE FLOODING SOLUTION-SOT VO FL GOOD SAMARITAN KILLED-SOT VO
LEE COMMISSION HERTZ BREAKOUT-trxOC VO ORLANDO COMMUTER RAIL AERIAL SHOT-OC VO
HAMMOND STADIUM IMPROVEMENTS-OTS, VO POPE CELEBRATION-OC VO
FORT MYERS MIRACLE-WIPE, VOTOPS CINCO DE MAYO-OC VO
CAPE DROWNING PREVENTION-VO-WIPE PATTY BERG MEMORIAL-trxONCAM
CAPE DROWNING PREVENTION-SOTVO PATTY BERG MEMORIAL-VOTOPS
ELECTIONS NOTICE-ONCAM PATTY BERG MEMORIAL-SOTTOPS
SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS-OC VO PATTY BERG MEMORIAL-CGTOPS
SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS-SOTVO BABY GATE DANGERS-trxONCAM
BONTA SPRINGS CITY LIMITS-OTS, VO BABY GATE DANGERS-PLASMA
LITTLE HICKORY ISLAND CLOSED-ONCAM BABY GATE DANGERS-VO
APPLE TO PAY SAMSUNG-trxOC VO BABY GATE DANGERS-SOT VO
TRAVELOCITY TOP SITE-VOTOPS BABY GATE DANGERS-PLASMA
MOTHERS DAY FLOWERS-VOTOPS THE VOICE SISAUNDRA LEWIS-trxNATVOTOPS
Tease 2-2SHOT THE VOICE SISAUNDRA LEWIS-SOT 2 SHOT
1) marco island hilton-vo TEASE 5-2SHOT
2) taste of fmb and marco-votops 1) NAPLES HOME INVASIONS-VO
WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL
BREAK FIVE 5:19:15 BREAK EIGHT 5:49:40 AM
5:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP 5:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
5:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL 5:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
TRAFFIC-NAVI BILLBOARD
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIPTOPS TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI
MARCO ISLAND HILTON-trxOC VO VP BIDEN HECKLED-trxNATVOTOPS
MARCO ISLAND HILTON-SOTVO NAPLES HOME INVASIONS-trxOC SS VO
TASTE OF FMB-trxOC VO NAPLES HOME INVASIONS-SOTVO
TASTE OF MARCO ISLAND-trxOC VO LIONFISH-OC VO
TASTE OF MARCO ISLAND-SOTVO LIONFISH-SOTVO
MICHELLE KNIGHT ON TODAY-trxOC SOT VO WHAT'S COMING UP AT 6-CLIPTOPS
MICHELLE KNIGHT ON TODAY-OC-VO 1) collier shooting-NWSRM-VO
TEASE 3-clip 2) carjacking-SSTOPS
1) naples shooting-votops 3) trooper killed-VOTOPS-NWSRM
2) BABY GATES-votops END OF SHOW-OMNI TOPS
BREAK SIX 5:27:01 AM END OF SHOW CLIP-CLIP
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ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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NEWS TODAY OPEN-CLIP


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HEADLINES


BREAKING NEWS.

SWAT OFFICERS CALLED OUT IN NAPLES AFTER A DEADLY SHOOTING OVERNIGHT.

THE CRIME SCENE STILL ACTIVE.

WE ARE LIVE WITH BRAND NEW DETAILS AT FIVE.

PLUS.

A STRING OF ROBBERIES IN LEE COUNTY HAs COMMUNITIES AND BUSINESSES ON-EDGE.

THE SURVEILANCE VIDEO, AND NEW INFORMATION ON EACH CASE - NEXT

AND.

A TERRIFYING SITUATION AT A CIRCUS OVER THE WEEKEND.

EQUIPMENT FAILS - SENDING ACROBATS PLUMMETING TO THE GROUND.

THE STORY YOU WILL DEFINITELY HEAR ABOUT THIS WEEK. Return to index of stories...


HL1) NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION-trxZMAP


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HL2) STRING OF ROBBERIES-trxVOTOPS


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HL3) CIRCUS ACCIDENT-trxVOTOPS


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GOOD MORNING-2SHOT


GOOD MORNING ON THIS MONDAY, MAY 5TH.

I'M CLAY MILLER.

I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

LETS START WITH A LOOK AT how the week is shaping up with haley. Return to index of stories...


5:00 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...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-trxOC ZMAP FL


BREAKING NEWS AS YOU WAKE UP--- ONE PERSON IS DEAD AND TWO PEOPLE IN CUSTODY AFTER A STANDOFF IN NAPLES.

IT ALL HAPPENED ON THE 1 thousand BLOCK OF HILLTOP DRIVE.

NBC 2'S SAM SWEENEY IS THERE LIVE THIS MORNING---WHERE IT IS STILL AN ACTIVE SCENE---SAM?? Return to index of stories...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-REM


MORE THAN 8 HOURS AFTER THE FIRST 911 CALL CAME IN---INVESTIGATORS STILL HAVE THIS NEIGHBORHOOD BLOCKED OFF.

WORKING OUT OF A MOBILE COMMAND CENTER--- THEY'VE BEEN GOING IN AND OUT OF THIS HOUSE BEHIND ME. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-VO


NEIGHBORS SAY THEY HEARD MULTIPLE GUN SHOTS GO OFF ABOUT 830 LAST NIGHT. MOMENTS AFTER SHERIFFS GOT HERE--- A SWAT TEAM WAS ON THE WAY.

WE KNOW A STANDOFF OCCURED AND NEIGHBORS WERE KEPT OUT OF THEIR HOMES UNTIL ABOUT 145 THIS MORNING.

WE DON'T KNOW THE DETAILS OF WHAT CAUSED THIS, BUT ONE NEIGHBOR SAYS THERE HAS BEEN FIGHTING HERE IN THE PAST. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-SOT


30:22-30:31

"I HAVEN'T HEARD THEM FIGHT, BUT I'VE HEARD THAT THEY DO FIGHT A LOT. I THOUGHT IT WAS THE NEIGHBORS BECAUSE THOSE TWO NEIGHBORS THEY DON'T GET ALONG."

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NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-REM


CCSO SAY THE NEIGHBORHOOD IS SAFE. ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS AT THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS--- WE KNOW TWO PEOPLE ARE IN CUSTODY AND ONE PERSON IS DEAD.

RIGHT NOW WE ARE WORKING TO FIND OUT THE IDENTITIES OF THOSE INVOLVED.

LIVE IN NAPLES SS NBC 2. Return to index of stories...


FM CENTRAL AVE Robbery-trxOC SS VO


WE ARE WORKING TO GET MORE DETAILS ON AN OVERNIGHT ROBBERY IN FORT MYERS.

FORT MYERS POLICE RECEIVED A CALL ABOUT A ROBBERY AT 2835 CENTRAL AVE JUST BEFORE 2 O'CLOCK THIS MORNING.

THE DETAILS ON WHAT WAS TAKEN AND WHO THE VICTIMS ARE , ARE STILL NOT CLEAR.

WE ARE WAITING TO GET MORE INFORMATION FROM POLICE RIGHT NOW.

BUT WE DO KNOW THEY ARE LOOKING FOR A 2001 BLUE NISSAN THAT IS BELIEVED TO BE CONNECTED TO THE ROBBERY. Return to index of stories...


LEE COUNTY ROBBERIES-trxOC TAniBx ONCAM


NBC-2 IS EXAMINING NEW SURVEILLANCE VIDEO -- FROM THREE OTHER ROBBERIES --

SCATTERED BETWEEN NORTH FORT MYERS, FORT MYERS AND BONITA SPRINGS.

IN NORTH FORT MYERS, DEPUTIES ARE LOOKING INTO A BREAK-IN AT A KWIK STOP -- ALONG TAMIAMI TRIAL.

THE SURVEILLANCE PICTURES SHOW TWO MEN SMASHING THROUGH A FRONT WINDOW.

GRABBING A HANDFUL OF ITEMS -- THEN THEY TOOK OFF.

SURVEILLANCE PICTURES FROM A FORT MYERS COMFORT INN HOTEL.

A CLERK WAS SETTING UP BREAKFAST -- WHEN A GUNMAN STORMED IN -- AND DEMANDED CASH.

AND.

FORT MYERS POLICE NEED YOUR HELP FINDING THIS MAN --

HE'S SEEN ROBBING THIS SUBWAY RESTAURANT, OFF FOWLER STREET.

JUST LIKE THE OTHER ROBBERIES -- HE TOOK SOME CASH.

PEOPLE WHO LIVE NEARBY ARE BECOMING MORE AWARE, AND MORE ON-EDGE BECAUSE OF RECENT ROBBERIES. Return to index of stories...


a) comfort in robbery-vo


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LEE COUNTY robberies-(2)SOT ONCAM


25:53-26:01

"you think twice about locking things up and where your money is."

26:36-26:40

"it doesn't matter who you are, they're going to get what they gotta get."

NONE OF THESE ROBBERIES HAVE HAD AN ARREST.

IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION - CALL CRIME STOPPERS. Return to index of stories...


FORT MYERS CYCLIST KILLED-trxOC SS VO


this morning.NBC-2 is WORKING ON NEW DETAILS IN A DEADLY CRASH.

A MAN RIDING A BICYCLE WAS KILLED AFTER GETTING HIT BY A CAR sunday.

THE VICTIM IS 61 YEAR OLD JAMES CHELIUS OF FORT MYERS.

THE CRASH HAPPENED ON DANIELS PARKWAY NEAR CROSS CREEK BOULEVARD.

CHELIUS WAS CROSSING DANIELS WHEN THE DRIVER OF A VOLVO HIT HIM.

POLICE SAY CHELIUS FAILED TO YIELD THE RIGHT OF WAY,

BUT THE CRASH REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION. Return to index of stories...


TROOPER KILLED-trxOC SS VO


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING.WE ARE WORKING TO CONFIRM THE NAME A THIRD VICTIM IN A DEADLY I-75 PILE-UP IN MARION COUNTY.

THE LATEST VICTIM, A 52-YEAR-OLD MAN.

ALSO KILLED, 30 YEAR OLD FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL TROOPER, CHELSEA RICHARD.

SHE WORKED FOR FHP FOR 9 YEARS.

RICHARD HAS FAMILY IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY.

SHE LEAVES BEHIND A FOUR YEAR OLD SON.

TROOPER RICHARD WAS INVESTIGATING A CRASH SATURDAY, WHEN A TRUCK PLOWED THROUGH THE SCENE, KILLING HER AND A TOW TRUCK DRIVER.

SOUTH OF OCALA. Return to index of stories...


TODD AKERS TRIAL-trxOC VO


NBC-2 LOOKS AHEAD.

A HIGH PRO-FILE MURDER TRIAL IN COLLIER COUNTY CONTINUES THIS MORNING.

TODD AKERS IS THE EAST NAPLES MAN ACCUSED OF KILLING HIS FINANCE'S 2-YEAR-OLD GIRL.

INVESTIGATORS SAY AKERS WAS BY HIMSELF IN HIS APARTMENT -

WATCHING ABIGAIL BORAN - WHEN HE INTENTIONALLY DROPPED AND KILLED HER.

AKERS SAYS SHE MUST HAVE ACCIDENTALLY FELL FROM HER BED.

WE SPOKE TO AKERS DEFENSE ATTORNEY WHO SAYS AKERS MAY TAKE THE STAND.

YOU CAN COUNT ON N-B-C-2 TO BE IN THE COURTROOM. Return to index of stories...


SCHENECKER JURY SEATED-WIPE VOTOPS


WE ARE ALSO LOOKING AHEAD TO THE START OF THE MURDER TRIAL OF JULIE SCHENECKER, A TAMPA MOTHER who is accused of killing her kids.

WE'VE LEARNED AFTER 5 DAYS OF PAINSTAKING QUESTIONING, A JURY HAS BEEN SEATED.

SCHENECKER IS ACCUSED OF MURDERING HER TWO TEENAGE CHILDREN IN 2011.

SHE IS CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF FIRST-DEGREE MURDER.

OPENING STATEMENTS ARE SET FOR THIS MORNING AND THEN PROSECUTORS WILL BEGIN CALLING WITNESSES.

THE TRIAL IS EXPECTED TO LAST FOR TWO WEEKS.

DEFENSE ATTORNEYS ARE PLANNING TO USE AN INSANITY DEFENSE. Return to index of stories...


OK: WILDFIRE-trxOC VO


NBC-2 IS TRACKING BREAKING NEWS

RIGHT NOW, MASSIVE WILDFIRES ARE BURNING IN OKLAHOMA.

AND THIS MORNING, WE HAVE CONFIRMED ONE PERSON IS DEAD, OFFICIALS SAY IT WAS A 56-YEAR-OLD MAN WHO FAILED TO EVACUATE.

TAKE A LOOK.

FIRE CREWS SAY THIS STARTED AS A CONTROLLED BURN.

NOW, ALMOST TWO-DOZEN HOMES HAVE BURNED, ALONG WITH OTHER BUILDINGS AND VEHICLES.

FIRE CREWS ESTIMATE ABOUT 3-THOUSAND ACRES HAVE BURNED.

SEVERAL FIREFIGHTERS WERE ALSO TREATED FOR SMOKE AND HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES.

THEY'VE BEEN TREATED AND RELEASED.

STRONG WINDS AND DRY WEATHER ARE FUELING THE FLAMES. Return to index of stories...


CA: AIRSHOW CRASH-OC VO


IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA.

We know the name of the PILOT KILLED WHEN A VINTAGE BIPLANE CRASHED AT AN AIR SHOW.

77-YEAR-OLD EDDIE ANDREINI WAS FLYING THE STEARMAN BIPLANE AS PART OF THE "THUNDER OVER SOLANO" AIR SHOW AT TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE.

IT CRASHED DURING A STUNT.

NO ONE ON THE GROUND WAS HURT.

ORGANIZERS CANCELED THE SHOW SHORTLY AFTER THE CRASH, AND THE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD WILL INVESTIGATE. Return to index of stories...


CIRCUS ACCIDENT-trxONCAM


NBC2 HAS UNCOVERED DISTURBING VIDEO OF AN ACCIDENT AT A RINGLING BROTHERS CIRCUS PERFORMANCE IN PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND --

THIS MORNING -- 9 PEOPLE ARE RECOVERING AFTER FALLING NEARY 30 FEET --

NBC2'S CLIFTON FRENCH HAS BEEN DIGGING THROUGH REPORTS --

CLIFF -- WHAT ARE YOU LEARNING HAPPENED? Return to index of stories...


CIRCUS ACCIDENT-PLASMA WIPE VO IN PLASMA


THE STUNT BEING PERFORMED INVOLVED 8 PERFORMERS HANGING FROM THEIR HAIR AROUND A METAL RING -- RESEMBLING A HUMAN CHANDELIER --

I HAVE TO WARN YOU -- THIS VIDEO IS DISTURBING --

THE PERFORAMCE STARTED AS NORMAL --

A LARGE CURTAIN DROPPED --

THEN THE RIGGING HOLDING THE ACROBATS COLLAPSED -- Return to index of stories...


CIRCUS ACCIDENT-VOTOPS


ALL 8 ACROBATS FELL TO THE GROUND -- LANDING ON TOP OF A DANCER WHO WAS UNDERNEATH THEM --

WE'RE BEING TOLD THEY SUFFERED BROKEN BONES AND HEAD INJURIES --

THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE WERE IN THE STANDS --

MANY WITH THEIR KIDS, TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT HAD JUST HAPPENED -- Return to index of stories...


CIRCUS ACCIDENT-SOT VO


sot - no id

"all of a sudden, boom it just falls"

sot - no id

"we thought it was part of the show, then all of a sudden you see the cable break and that was it"

WE'RE BEING TOLD 9 PEOPLE HAVE SERIOUS INJURIES -- BUT EVERYONE IS EXPECTED TO LIVE -- Return to index of stories...


CIRCUS ACCIDENT-PLASMA


SEVERAL MORE PEOPLE WERE TEATED FOR MINOR INJURIES --

IT'S STILL NOT CLEAR WHY THE RIGGING COLLAPSED --

THE PROVIDENCE PUBLIC SAFETY COMMISSION IS INVESTIGATING THE ACCIDENT --

CLAY -- Return to index of stories...


HIGHSCHOOL MUSICAL AWARDS-trxOC CG


RIGHT NOW ON NBC-2, WE ARE KEEPING TRACK OF SOME THINGS TO DO AROUND TOWN.

THE HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC AWARDS ARE TONIGHT, AT THE BARBARA B. MANN PERFORMING ARTS HALL IN SOUTH FORT MYERS.

STUDENTS WILL SING, DANCE AND WIN AWARDS FOR LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL MUSICALS.

IT STARTS AT 7-

TICKETS ARE 8 DOLLARS. Return to index of stories...


ARTSNAPLES WORLD FEST-CGTOPS


THE ARTs NAPLES WORLD FESTIVAL CONTINUES TODAY--

IT CELEBRATES THE CULTURAL ARTS OF ITALY.

THERE'S A SPECIAL PERFORMANCE AT THE BOWER CHAPEL AT MOORINGS PARK.

IT WILL FEATURE THE FESTIVAL STRING ORCHESTRA.

IT'S AT 2 P.M.

TICKETS ARE $35 DOLLARS.

THE FESTIVAL RUNS THROUGH MAY 10TH -- AND INCLUDES EVERYTHING FROM EXHIBITS, FILMS AND PERFORMANCES.

MAY 5

Vivaldi - Le Quattro Stagioni - The Four Seasons

2:00 pm

Tickets $35

Bower Chapel at Moorings Park

120 Moorings Park Drive, Naples, FL 34105

Come and celebrate the entire year with Maestro William Noll and the brilliant talents of

violinist Daniela Shtereva with the Festival String Orchestra performing one of the most

beloved compositions of the ages. Maestro Noll will also essay the original Italian poems,

which inspired this Italian epic. Return to index of stories...


CINCO DE MAYO BLOCK PARTY-CGTOPS


GUESS WHAT?

IT'S CINCO DE MAYO, AND IF YOU'RE LOOKING FOR SOMEWHERE TO CELEBRATE -- HEAD TO THE BLOCK PARTY AT BELL TOWER SHOPS.

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT, EATING CONTESTS, GAMES AND MORE.

THE FIESTA KICKS OFF AT FOUR. Return to index of stories...


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NEXT ON THE NEWS AT FIVE.

LEE COUNTY TAKES ACTION ON A LOCALIZED APPROACH TO FLOODING.

IT'S A MAJOR UNDERTAKING THAT COULD IMPACT YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.

PLUS.

WE LOOK AHEAD TO THE POSSIBLE SALE OF THE FORT MYERS MIRACLE.

THE COUNTY TALKING ABOUT WAYS TO STILL, KEEP THE TEAM IN TOWN.

WE'LL EXPLAIN, NEXT AT FIVE. Return to index of stories...


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FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK FOUR 5:09:43


HIT TIME 5:09:43

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5:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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5:12 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.

BEAUTIFUL, SUNNY WEATHER

Sunshine has returned to Southwest Florida. If you had the chance to get outside and enjoy the weather yesterday, you know just how gorgeous those blue skies were. Today, we're looking forward to more sunshine for your Monday. It will be seasonally warm day after a bit of a cooler start this morning. Afternoon highs are headed into the upper 80s. Winds will be from the northeast at 5 - 10 mph.

For tonight, skies will stay mainly clear and temperatures will drop into the mid 60s. Putting us right around average for this time of year.

Through the week, we'll continue to see lots of sunshine we'll be just a bit warmer with highs near 90 degrees starting tomorrow.

There will be an increase in humidity as we finish out the week. With a bit more moisture in place, we'll see party cloudy skies into the weekend. Return to index of stories...


LEE FLOODING SOLUTION-trxOC VO


LOOKING AHEAD.

LEE COMMISSIONERS ARE WORKING ON WHAT THEY CALL A SOLUTION TO LOCALIZED FLOODING PROBLEMS.

A PROPOSAL FOCUSES ON FOUR AREAS ACROSS THE COUNTY,

ADDING NATURALLY FILTERING RETENTION PONDS AND UPGRADING SEWER SYSTEMS.

THE TOTAL COST IS 5 MILLION DOLLARS,

PAID FOR BY THE COUNTY AND THE STATE.

ON TUESDAY- COMMISSIONERS WILL DISCUSS A RESOLUTION TO ENSURE THE GOVERNOR SIGNS OFF. Return to index of stories...


LEE FLOODING SOLUTION-SOT VO


Chairman Larry Kiker

Lee County Commission

Sot Chairman Larry Kiker, Lee County Commissioner

We don't want him to touch these projects, they're vital to out. Immunity and we want him to know about that.""

ONCE APPROVED BY THE GOVERNOR THE CONSTRUCTION CAN START IMMEDIATELY. Return to index of stories...


LEE COMMISSION HERTZ BREAKOUT-trxOC VO


ALSO THIS WEEK.

COMMISSIONERS ARE ALSO SET TO TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT HERTZ.

THE RENTAL CAR GIANT IS ASKING FOR MORE TIME TO MEET CONSTRUCTION DEADLINES.

THE COMPANY SAYS IT'S BEHIND BECAUSE OF FINANCING PROBLEMS AND DESIGN APPROVAL.

NBC-2 CHECKED IN WITH ALL 5 COMMISIONERS- THIS WILL LIKELY BE APPROVED.

THAT MEETING IS TUESDAY AT 9:30 AT THE OLD LEE COUNTY COURTHOUSE DOWNTOWN FORT MYERS. Return to index of stories...


HAMMOND STADIUM IMPROVEMENTS-OTS, VO


LEE COMMISSIONERS TUESDAY ARE EXPECTED TO APPROVE FUNDING FOR THE SECOND PHASE OF THE HAMMOND STADIUM RENOVATION PROJECT.

PHASE ONE WAS COMPLETED BEFORE SPRING TRAINING SEASON.

THE NEW PHASE, INCLUDES CONCESSION AND IMPROVMENTS TO OFFICE SPACE, AND NEW SEATING IN THE GRANDSTANDS.

THE TOTAL COST OF THE PROJECT IS 48 MILLION DOLLARS

IT WILL LIKELY BE PAIDE FOR BY TOURIST TAX DOLLARS, STATE GRANTS AND THE MINNESOTA TWINS. Return to index of stories...


FORT MYERS MIRACLE-WIPE, VOTOPS


THE FORT MYERS MIRACLE IS ALSO ON THE AGENDA.

THE CURRENT OWNER CONTACTED LEE COUNTY IN FEBRUARY ABOUT SELLING THE TEAM.

COMMISSIONERS WILL TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THE NEW AGREEMENT ON TUESDAY.

IT ENSURES THAT CURRENT STAFF STAY WITH THE TEAM FOR AT LEAST 3 YEARS,AND THAT THE MIRACLE STAY AT THE LEE COUNTY SPORTS COMPLEX FOR THE NEXT 30 YEARS. Return to index of stories...


CAPE DROWNING PREVENTION-VO-WIPE


A CAPE CORAL MAN IS SENDING A STRONG WARNING TO PARENTS --

AFTER HIS TWIN BOYS DROWNED FOUR YEARS AGO.

PAUL DEMELLO'S ONE-YEAR-OLD TWIN BOYS WERE FOUND LYING FACE DOWN IN THEIR GRANDPARENTS POOL, IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY.

DEMELLO, CAPE CORAL POLICE AND FIREFIGHTERS WANT PARENTS TO TEACH THEIR KIDS HOW TO SWIM. Return to index of stories...


CAPE DROWNING PREVENTION-SOTVO


17:53:36-17:53:45

Paul Demello/ water safety advocate

"It still brings a year to my eye. I actually dropped to my

knees when I got the phone call and I just prayed."

DOCTORS BELIEVE DROWNING RELATED INJURIES ARE THE LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH FOR CHILDREN ONE TO FOUR.

NBC-2 CHECKED --

LAST YEAR, FOUR CHILDREN DIED FROM DROWNING IN LEE COUNTY. Return to index of stories...


ELECTIONS NOTICE-ONCAM


looking ahead TODAY.

THE LEE COUNTY SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS OFFICE WILL MAIL OUT THE 2014 OFFICIAL ELECTION NOTICE TO ALL REGISTERED VOTERS IN LEE COUNTY.

IT WILL HAVE IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE AUGUST 26th PRIMARY AND THE GENERAL ELECTION IN NOVEMBER. Return to index of stories...


SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS-OC VO


ON THE TOPIC OF OUR LOCAL VOTING PROCESS.

THE SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS SPOKE AT A BREAKFAST SATURDAY MORNING.

NBC-2 WAS THERE TO ASK SHARON HARRINGTON ABOUT WHAT SHE IS WILLING TO DO TO PREVENT ANOTHER "2012".

THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS HOSTED THE BREAKFAST. HARRINGTON TALKED TO THE GROUP ABOUT AVOIDING MASSIVE PROBLEMS THAT HAPPENED THE LAST ELECTION CYCLE.

SINCE THE ELECTION, HARRINGTON HAS BEEN WORKING HARD TO MAKE SURE CHANGES ARE IN PLACE. Return to index of stories...


SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS-SOTVO


we're making early voting a lot simpler. We're going to have 11 sites instead of five scattered throughout the county, so it might be more convienent for people to take advantage of.

HARRINGTON SAYS, THEY DON'T EXPECT THE 2012 VOTING PROBLEMS WILL EVER HAPPEN AGAIN.

BUT SHE ASKS THAT VOTERS COME PREPARED WHEN ITS TIME TO HEAD TO THE POLLS. Return to index of stories...


BONTA SPRINGS CITY LIMITS-OTS, VO


BONITA SPRINGS IS GROWING!

AND THIS WEDNESDAY, CITY LEADERS WILL VOTE TO ADD NEARLY 44 ACRES OF LAND TO CITY LIMITS.

THE PROPERTIES LOOKING TO BECOME PART OF THE CITY INCLUDE THE HYATT AND AN AREA SET TO BE DEVELOPED INTO ESTERO BAY MARINA.

3 OTHER PROPERTIES ARE ALSO SET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE FIRST TIME.

THE GROWTH IS DUE TO BONITA SPRINGS ANNEXATION.

UNINCORPORATED LEE COUNTY PROPERTY OWNERS HAD UNTIL APRIL FIRST TO FILE THEIR PAPERWORK TO JOIN THE CITY. Return to index of stories...


LITTLE HICKORY ISLAND CLOSED-ONCAM


A HEADS UP IF YOU LIVE IN BONITA SPRINGS --

LITTLE HICKORY ISLAND BEACH PARK WILL BE CLOSED STARTING TODAY.

CREWS WILL BE WORKING ON REPAIRS TO THE PARKING LOT AND RESTROOMS.

IT'S EXPECTED TO RE-OPEN MAY 12TH. Return to index of stories...


APPLE TO PAY SAMSUNG-trxOC VO


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING.

A FEDERAL JURY RULED SAMSUNG MUST PAY APPLE NEARLY 120 MILLION DOLLARS.

FRIDAY'S RULING IS THE LATEST DEVELOPMENT IN THE LONG-RUNNING LEGAL BATTLE BETWEEN THE TECH GIANTS.

APPLE ACCUSED SAMSUNG OF PATENT INFRINGEMENT IN ITS SMARTPHONE TECHNOLOGY.

BUT THE RULING WASN'T A TOTAL VICTORY FOR APPLE, WHICH SOUGHT A MUCH HIGHER AMOUNT FROM SAMSUNG.

EITHER PARTY CAN FILE AN APPEAL. Return to index of stories...


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"TRAVELOCITY" TAKES TOP HONORS AS THE TOP ONLINE TRAVEL SITE.

THAT'S ACCORDING TO ANNUAL "J.D. POWER" RANKINGS.

CUSTOMERS ALSO RANKED THEIR MOST IMPORTANT FACTORS. AND PRICING IS KEY.

"TRAVELOCITY" IS FOLLOWED BY "EXPEDIA". "BOOKING DOT COM" AND "HOTWIRE". Return to index of stories...


MOTHERS DAY FLOWERS-VOTOPS


HERE'S A TIP FOR MOTHER'S DAY THIS WEEKEND.

BOXED FRESH FLOWERS STRAIGHT FROM A GROWER CAN COST ABOUT HALF AS MUCH AS THOSE FROM A FLORIST.

BUT MOM WILL HAVE TO DO THE "ARRANGING", SO GET A SINGLE-BLOOM ARRANGEMENT, LIKE TULIPS.

YOU CAN ALSO SAVE SOME MONEY BY ORDERING A FEW DAYS AHEAD OF TIME. AND DELIVERING A DAY OR TWO BEFORE THE BIG DAY WILL SAVE YOU SOME SURCHARGES. Return to index of stories...


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A MAJOR HOTEL EXPANSION IS STIRRING CONTROVERSY.

THIS MORNING ON NBC-2, WE LOOK AT THE DETAILS ABOUT THE MARCO MARIOTT PROJECT - AHEAD OF A MAJOR PUBLIC DEBATE.

PLUS.

A MAJOR FOOD EVENT HAS A BRIGHT FUTURE AFTER THE BIG TURNOUT THIS YEAR.

WE'LL TAKE YOU THERE.

YOU'RE WATCHING NBC-2 NEWS TODAY. Return to index of stories...


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WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT


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Day Planner

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.

BEAUTIFUL, SUNNY WEATHER

Sunshine has returned to Southwest Florida. If you had the chance to get outside and enjoy the weather yesterday, you know just how gorgeous those blue skies were. Today, we're looking forward to more sunshine for your Monday. It will be seasonally warm day after a bit of a cooler start this morning. Afternoon highs are headed into the upper 80s. Winds will be from the northeast at 5 - 10 mph.

For tonight, skies will stay mainly clear and temperatures will drop into the mid 60s. Putting us right around average for this time of year.

Through the week, we'll continue to see lots of sunshine we'll be just a bit warmer with highs near 90 degrees starting tomorrow.

There will be an increase in humidity as we finish out the week. With a bit more moisture in place, we'll see party cloudy skies into the weekend. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC-NAVI


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...


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MARCO ISLAND HILTON-trxOC VO


LOOKING AHEAD THIS MORNING.

A POSSIBLE HOTEL EXPANSION IN MARCO ISLAND IS SPARKING CONTROVERSY - AND THE PUBLIC WILL HAVE THEIR SAY IN THE MATTER TOMORROW.

MARCO MARRIOTT HOTEL MANAGEMENT SAYS, THE EXPANSION WILL GIVE THE HOTEL THE PRESTIGIOUS TITLE OF A J-W PROPERTY.

REAL ESTATE AGENTS SAY IT **COULD HAVE A POSITIVE IMPACT ON FUTURE PROPERTY VALUES.

BUT SOME RESIDENTS THINK, THE EXPANSION WILL ONLY CAUSE PROBLEMS IN THEIR COMMUNITY. Return to index of stories...


MARCO ISLAND HILTON-SOTVO


"I think when we have attraction such as the top of the line of the marriott family hotel as a focus point. People will then be more attracted to this area and that will definitely help the value of real estate."

COUNCIL MEMEBERS WILL REVIEW REVISED PLANS FOR THE 150 MILLION DOLLAR PROJECT.

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED.

IT STARTS TUESDAY -- AT 5-PM. Return to index of stories...


TASTE OF FMB-trxOC VO


THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE WERE ON FORT MYERS BEACH SUNDAY -- FOR THE 19TH ANNUAL TASTE OF FORT MYERS BEACH.

THE GATES OPENED AT 11-in the morning --

ABOUT 20 RESTAURANTS PARTICIPATED.

ALL PROCEEDS HELP SUPPORT LOCAL CHARITIES. Return to index of stories...


TASTE OF MARCO ISLAND-trxOC VO


WE ALSO HAVE NEW VIDEO FROM THE 24-TH ANNUAL TASTE OF MARCO ISLAND.

EACH YEAR -- THE EVENT HELPS RAISE MONEY FOR THE YMCA.

LAST YEAR, THEY RAISED ABOUT 40-THOUSAND DOLLARS!

THIS YEAR, ALL PROCEDES WENT TO RAISE MONEY FOR SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS.

ORGANIZERS TELL NBC-2, THE EVENT WAS ONCE AGAIN, A SUCCESS. Return to index of stories...


TASTE OF MARCO ISLAND-SOTVO


With all the event and support that we give to family kids and adult. It's important for us to support those people that cannot afford it themselves.

CINDY LOVE WITH Y-M-C-A SAYS, IN PREVIOUS YEARS, THE EVENT ATTRACTS ROUGHLY 5 THOUSAND PEOPLE.SOMETHING SHE BELIEVES, THEY ACCOMPLISHED AGAIN THIS YEAR. Return to index of stories...


MICHELLE KNIGHT ON TODAY-trxOC SOT VO


this morning.nbc has an exclusive today show interview. WHEN THE STORY OF MICHELLE NIGHT AND TWO OTHER WOMEN HELD CAPTIVE BROKE LAST MAY, IT SHOCKED THE WORLD --

And then he was, like, "Police. Police."

Officer Espada:

she started just charging at me. She jumped onto me. She had her arms around my neck

OFFICER JOHNSON:

she then jumped up into my arms.

MICHELLE KNIGHT:

And I told her, "Don't let me go. Don't let me go."

OFFICER JOHNSON:

And I said, Honey, I'm not going to let you go.

THE THREE WOMEN -- ESCAPED FROM ARIEL CASTRO'S CLEVELAND HOME AFTER BEING HELD IN SECRET FOR A DECADE.

NOW -- ONE OF THOSE WOMEN, MICHELLE KNIGHT, IS SHARING HER STORY. Return to index of stories...


MICHELLE KNIGHT ON TODAY-OC-VO


that was a portion from DATELINE LAST NIGHT--

but STAY WITH TODAY ON NBC-2 -- YOU'LL HEAR FROM MICHELLE KNIGHT.

HER HEROING STORY IS ONE YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS.

IT ALL STARTS AFTER NBC-2 NEWS TODAY --

AT 7-A-M -- RIGHT HERE ON NBC-2. Return to index of stories...


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WE ARE TRACKING A BREAKING STORY THIS MORNING IN COLLIER COUNTY.

ONE PERSON IS DEAD AND TWO ARE IN CUSTODY AFTER A SHOOTING OVERNIGHT.

OUR REPORTER IS ON SCENE GATHERING THE NEWEST INFORMATION FOR YOU

PLUS.

A NEW STUDY SHOWS BABY-GATES ARE MISSING THE MARK ON SAFETY.

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BREAKING NEWS AT FIVE.

A DEADLY OVERNIGHT SHOOTING AND TWO PEOPLE IN CUSTODY.

NBC-2 IS LIVE IN NAPLES WITH THE LATEST.

PLUS.

NBC-2 WORKING FOR NEW INFORMATION IN A STRING OF ROBBERIES SPANNING LEE COUNTY.

DETAILS IN A LIVE REPORT.

AND.

NEW VIDEO THIS MORNING OF CHAOS IN VEGAS.

MULTIPLE INJURIES AFTER A STAMPEDE AT A MAJOR HOTEL ON THE STRIP. Return to index of stories...


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YOU'RE WATCHING NBC-2 NEWS TODAY.

I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

AND I'M CLAY MILLER.

WE'RE KEEPING TRACK OF.

BUT FIRST A LOOK AT THE FORECAST WITH CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB. Return to index of stories...


5:30 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.

BEAUTIFUL, SUNNY WEATHER

Sunshine has returned to Southwest Florida. If you had the chance to get outside and enjoy the weather yesterday, you know just how gorgeous those blue skies were. Today, we're looking forward to more sunshine for your Monday. It will be seasonally warm day after a bit of a cooler start this morning. Afternoon highs are headed into the upper 80s. Winds will be from the northeast at 5 - 10 mph.

For tonight, skies will stay mainly clear and temperatures will drop into the mid 60s. Putting us right around average for this time of year.

Through the week, we'll continue to see lots of sunshine we'll be just a bit warmer with highs near 90 degrees starting tomorrow.

There will be an increase in humidity as we finish out the week. With a bit more moisture in place, we'll see party cloudy skies into the weekend. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC-NAVI


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...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-trxOC ZMAP FL


BREAKING NEWS

-- ONE PERSON IS DEAD AND TWO PEOPLE IN CUSTODY AFTER A STANDOFF IN NAPLES.

IT ALL HAPPENED ON THE 1000 BLOCK OF HILLTOP DRIVE.

NBC 2'S SAM SWEENEY IS THERE LIVE THIS MORNING---WHERE IT IS STILL AN ACTIVE SCENE---SAM?? Return to index of stories...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-REM


KRISTA CLAY

DEPUTIES HAVE THIS ENTIRE BLOCK TAPED OFF--- TWO HOMES NOW PART OF THIS INVESTIGATION.

WORKING OUT OF A MOBILE COMMAND CENTER RIGHT BEHIND ME--- TEAMS OF INVESTIGATORS ARE TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT LEAD UP THIS INCIDENT. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-VO


WERE LEARNING FROM NEIGHBORS THIS MORNING SOME SORT OF ARGUMENT TOOK PLACE HERE AROUND 830 LAST NIGHT--- THAT IS WHEN SHOTS RANG OUT.

DEPUTIES QUICKLY CALLED IN A SWAT TEAM. NEIGHBORS WERE KEPT OUT OF THEIR HOMES TILL ABOUT 1:45 THIS MORNING.

THAT IS WHEN THE SHERIFFS OFFICE FINALLY GAVE THE ALL CLEAR. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-SOT


WAIT

28:54-28:58

"I THOUGHT IT WAS A FIREWORK BECAUSE THERE'S ALWAYS A WHOLE BUNCH OF FIREWORKS AROUND HERE."

BUTT BYTE

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"I SAW A BODY ON A GURNEY COME OUT." Return to index of stories...


NAPLES SHOOTING INVESTIGATION & SWAT-REM


SCARY MOMENTS FOR THE YOUNG GIRL AND SO MANY OUT HERE. THE SO SAYS THIS NEIGHBORHOOD IS SAFE NOW. WE ARE WORKING TO FIND OUT WHAT LED UP TO THIS VIOLENT NIGHT.

REPORTING LIVE IN NAPLES SS NBC 2. Return to index of stories...


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DEVELOPING THIS MORNING ON NBC-2.

POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR YOUR HELP AFTER A STRING OF ARMED ROBBERIES IN LEE COUNTY.

THEY HAPPENED OVER THE WEEKEND, FROM NORTH FORT MYERS DOWN TO BONITA SPRINGS.

NBC-2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK COVERS THIS STORY.

SHE JOINS US LIVE WITH THE LATEST INFORMATION.

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BREAKING NEWS THIS MORNING IN OKLAHOMA.

ONE PERSON IS DEAD AS A HUGE WILDFIRE CONTINUES TO BURN.

IT STARTED AS A CONTROLLED BURN.

NOW, ALMOST TWO-DOZEN HOMES HAVE BEEN DESTROYED, ALONG WITH OTHER BUILDINGS AND VEHICLES.

FIRE CREWS ESTIMATE ABOUT 3-THOUSAND ACRES HAVE BURNED.

SEVERAL FIREFIGHTERS WERE ALSO TREATED FOR SMOKE AND HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES.

THEY'VE BEEN TREATED AND RELEASED.

STRONG WINDS AND DRY WEATHER ARE FUELING THE FLAMES. Return to index of stories...


CIRCUS ACCIDENT-OC VO


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING.it's the video everyone is talking about today.

THAT CIRCUS ACT GONE TERRIBLY WRONG - WE'RE LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE PERFORMERS WHO WERE hurt

JUST A WARNING, THE VIDEO MAY BE HARD TO WATCH.

SEVERAL CIRCUS PERFORMERS WERE INJURED DURING THE AERIAL PERFORMANCE IN RHODE ISLAND SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

THIS IS THE RINGLING BROTHERS BARNUM AND BAILEY CIRCUS.

A CURTAIN DROPPED, REVEALING ACROBATS ON A HANGING APPARATUS.

SECONDS LATER, THEY SUDDENLY FELL 25-TO-40 FEET TO THE GROUND.

A SAFETY OFFICIAL SAYS ALL NINE PERFORMERS WERE SERIOUSLY INJURED, NOT LIFE THREATENING THOUGH.

THE REMAINING SHOWS ARE ON HOLD. Return to index of stories...


PRES CLINTON TOURS ARKANSAS TORNADO DAMAGE-OC VO


PRESIDENT CLINTON TOURED ARKANSAS CITIES THAT WERE DEVASTATED BY LAST WEEK'S TORNADOS.

WHILE HOMEOWNERS CONTINUE TO CLEAN UP DEBRIS AND START TO REBUILD - THE DAMAGE IS SO GREAT.MANY PEOPLE ARE WONDERING IF REBUILDING IS THE RIGHT THING TO DO.

THE PRESIDENT OFFERED WORDS OF REASSURANCE. Return to index of stories...


PRES CLINTON TOURS ARKANSAS TORNADO DAMAGE-SOT VO


This economy was working so we just need to go from business to business to figure out what we need to do with no more debt than they had before.

GOVERNOR MIKE BEEBE ENSURED MONEY FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT WILL BE GIVEN DIRECTLY TO RECOVERY EFFORTS. Return to index of stories...


CAR INTO LEHIGH STORE-trxOC VO


thiss morning NBC-2 IS KEEPING CONTACT WITH THE OWNERS OF A LOCAL CONVEINCE STORE WHO WATCHED A CAR PLOW INTO THEIR STORE.

THEY TELL US THEY ARE STILL SHAKEN UP.

YOU SAW THIS VIDEO SATURDAY MORNING.

THIS ALL HAPPENED AROUND 10 FRIDAY NIGHT.

THE PERSON DRIVING THE BLACK BMW TOOK A WRONG TURN AND CRASHED INTO THE STORE ON LEE BLVD.

FORUTNATELY NO ONE WAS HURT. Return to index of stories...


CAR INTO LEHIGH STORE-SOTVO


I couldn't understand what was going on at first. I see the front of the car coming inside, then I just moved back and just keep watching, that's all. After that, I called 911.

IT'S UNCLEAR WHY THE CAR WENT INTO THE STORE -DEPUTIES ALCOHOL WAS NOT A FACTOR.

NBC 2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT IF THERE WILL BE ANY CHARGES. Return to index of stories...


100 ANNIV CORRESPONDENTS DINNER-trxOC VO


THE WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENTS' DINNER.WAS DIFFERENT. BECAUSE IT MARKED THE 100 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT'S ASSOCIATION.

OSCAR WINNER LUPITA NYONGO, JULIA LOUIS DRYFUS, OLYMPIAN LINDSEY VONN. JUST A FEW OF THE BIG NAMES TURNING UP FOR DINNER.

IT'S ALSO HISTORICALLY A CHANCE FOR THE COMMANDER IN CHIEF TO GIVE BACK SOME OF THE HEAT HE'S TAKEN. Return to index of stories...


100 ANNIV CORRESPONDENTS DINNER-SOT VO


"Let's face it FOX you'll miss me when I'm gone. It will be harder to convince the American people that Hillary was born in Kenya."

HEADLINER -- NBC'S JOEL MCHALE -- DIDN'T SPARE ANYONE -- BUT MAY HAVE SAVED SOME OF HIS MOST SEARING LINES FOR NEW JERSEY GOVERNOR CHRIS CHRISTIE. Return to index of stories...


100 ANNIV CORRESPONDENTS DINNER-SOT VO


"Governor do you want bridge jokes or size jokes, cause I got a bunch of both, I can go half and half. I know you like a combo platter."

WOW.

MOVING ONTO THE MORE SERIOUS TONE OF THE NIGHT.

THE 100TH CELEBRATION ANNOUNCED A NEW SCHOLARSHIP IN THE NAME OF THE FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT. HARRY MCALPIN. Return to index of stories...


FIRST CASE OF MERS IN US-trxOC VO OC


THE FIRST CONFIRMED CASE OF THE DEADLY MIDDLE EAST RESPIRATORY SYNDROME -- OR THE "MERS" CORONA VIRUS -- HAS SURFACED IN THE UNITED STATES.

THE CASE WAS RECORDED IN MUNSTER, INDIANA.

THE MAN -- A HEALTH CARE WORKER HIMSELF -- SHOWED UP TO THE HOSPITAL'S EMERGENCY ROOM WITH SHORTNESS OF BREATH, COUGH AND A FEVER.

HE WAS ADMITTED THE SAME DAY.

NOW, TO BE SAFE, THE HOSPITAL IS CONTACTING PEOPLE WHO MAY HAVE COME INTO CLOSE CONTACT WITH THE PATIENT THERE.

AND ASKING ANYONE WHO WAS IN THE EMERGENCY ROOM.

THERE'S STILL A LOT TO LEARN ABOUT MERS THOUGH, LIKE WHERE THE VIRUS ULTIMATELY COMES FROM AND EXACTLY HOW IT SPREADS.

HUNDREDS OF CASES HAVE ALREADY BEEN REPORTED IN THE MIDDLE EAST. Return to index of stories...


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**about 5 seconds sounds of people screaming***

NEW VIDEO TO SHOW YOU THIS MORNING.

60 PEOPLE WERE HURT SATURDAY NIGHT IN A STAMPEDE AT THE MGM GRAND LAS VEGAS, JUST AFTER THE FLOYD MAYWEATHER-MARCOS MAIDANA FIGHT ENDED.

THE STAMPEDE HAPPENED IN A HALLWAY JUST OUTSIDE THE MGM GRAND GARDEN AREA.

OFFICIALS SAY THE STAMPEDE WAS SPARKED BY A LOUD NOISE THAT WAS MISTAKEN FOR A GUNSHOT.

OF THOSE INJURED. 24 WERE TAKEN TO LOCAL HOSPITALS. MOST SUFFERED MINOR LEG INJURIES. Return to index of stories...


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LOOKING AHEAD.

TUESDAY KICKS OFF THE 2014 GIVING CHALLENGE.

THE HOMELESS COALITION AND CHARLOTTE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ARE TEAMING UP TO HOST A BROWN BAG LUNCH FUNDRAISER.

IT'S FROM NOON TO 2:00 AT THE CHARLOTTE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION IN PUNTA GORDA. Return to index of stories...


TOURISM TRAVEL RALLY DAY-CGTOPS


ALSO ON TUESDAY --

THE LEE COUNTY VISITOR AND CONVENTION BUREAU IS HOSTING A TOURISM TRAVEL RALLY DAY.

IT'S AT LAKES REGIONAL PARK IN FORT MYERS FROM 4 - 7.

THE EVEN IT FREE -- AND SUPPORTS NATIONAL TRAVEL AND TOURISM WEEK --

CELEBRATING TOURISM'S IMPACT ON LOCAL BUSINESSES.

THERE WILL BE PRIZE GIVEAWAYS, LIVE MUSIC, FOOD AND MORE. Return to index of stories...


COMCAST JOB FAIR-CGTOPS


IF YOU'RE LOOKING FOR A JOB --

COMCAST IS HOSTING A JOB FAIR THIS WEDNESDAY, MAY 7TH.

IT'S FROM 4:00 TO 7:00 AT THE CAREER SOURCE CENTER IN NAPLES.

POSITIONS INCLUDE -- SALES, SERVICE TECHNICIANS AND MORE.

THESE WILL BE BASED IN CHARLOTTE, COLLIER, LEE AND SARASOTA COUNTIES. Return to index of stories...


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A BREAKING TRAFFIC ALERT TO TELL YOU ABOUT NOW.

EMERGENCY CREWS ARE ON SCENE OF A DEADLY CRASH IN LEHIGH ACRES.

THIS IS AT HOMESTEAD ROAD AND SUNRISE BOULEVARD.

IT HAPPENED AROUND 1:51 THIS MORNING.

AUTHORITIES SAY ONE CAR WAS INVOLVED.

WE ARE WORKING TO GET DETAILS ABOUT THE VICTIMS IN THIS CRASH.

WE HAVE A NEWS CREW HEADED THAT WAY.

WE WILL UPDATE YOU AS SOON AS WE GET ANY NEW INFORMATION. Return to index of stories...


TEASE 4-2SHOT


YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW IS 5:--

NEXT ON THE NEWS AT 5 - A NEW STUDY EVERY PARENT NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT.

NBC-2 UNCOVERS STARTLING INFORMATION ABOUT BABY GATES, MANY OF WHICH YOU MAY HAVE IN YOUR HOMES -- A LOT OF THEM AREN'T MAKING THE SAFETY GRADE.

WE HAVE THE DETAILS AHEAD AT FIVE. Return to index of stories...


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BREAK SEVEN 5:39:23 AM


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5:42 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.

BEAUTIFUL, SUNNY WEATHER

Sunshine has returned to Southwest Florida. If you had the chance to get outside and enjoy the weather yesterday, you know just how gorgeous those blue skies were. Today, we're looking forward to more sunshine for your Monday. It will be seasonally warm day after a bit of a cooler start this morning. Afternoon highs are headed into the upper 80s. Winds will be from the northeast at 5 - 10 mph.

For tonight, skies will stay mainly clear and temperatures will drop into the mid 60s. Putting us right around average for this time of year.

Through the week, we'll continue to see lots of sunshine we'll be just a bit warmer with highs near 90 degrees starting tomorrow.

There will be an increase in humidity as we finish out the week. With a bit more moisture in place, we'll see party cloudy skies into the weekend. Return to index of stories...


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION PROJECT?

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


FL GOOD SAMARITAN KILLED-trxOC VO


IN MAITLAND, FLORIDA.

A GOOD SAMARITAN WAS KILLED AND ANOTHER CRITICALLY INJURED AFTER THEY EACH STOPPED TO HELP SAVE A WOMAN PINNED IN HER CAR AT AN ACCIDENT SCENE.

46-YEAR-OLD MARCCEAUS MARC WAS THE FATHER OF SEVEN AND A MECHANIC.

ON SATURDAY, HE LOST HIS LIFE AFTER HE AND ANOTHER DRIVER EACH PULLED THEIR VEHICLES ASIDE ON INTERSTATE-4 IN ORLANDO AFTER SEEING A WOMAN LOSE CONTROL OF HER S-U-V AND FLIP.

ANOTHER VEHICLE LOST CONTROL APPROACHING THE SCENE AND SLAMMED INTO BOTH GOOD SAMARITANS.

MARC WAS KILLED.

HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS GATHERED IN MAITLAND TO REMEMBER A MAN AFFECTIONATELY KNOWN TO THEM AS "MR. FIX IT." Return to index of stories...


FL GOOD SAMARITAN KILLED-SOT VO


"He was always like that. He always had a mission to help anybody. with their car. cuz he loved fixing cars. He's a mechanic."

THE OTHER GOOD SAMARITAN. A WOMAN. IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION.

THE WOMAN IN THE S-U-V THAT BOTH GOOD SAMARITANS STOPPED TO HELP OUT IS SAID TO BE OKAY. Return to index of stories...


ORLANDO COMMUTER RAIL AERIAL SHOT-OC VO


FIVE YEARS IN THE PLANNING AND ONE-POINT-THREE BILLION DOLLARS LATER, THE SUNRAIL COMMUTER TRAIN SYSTEM IS UP AND RUNNING IN ORLANDO.

THE FIRST TRAIN LEFT THE STATION THURSDAY.

HUNDREDS CAME OUT TO TAKE A RIDE.

FOR THE FIRST TWO WEEKS THE RIDE IS FREE.

THE TRAIN RUNS NORTH AND SOUTH NEAR THE I-4 CORRIDOR FROM ORANGE TO VOLUSIA COUNTIES. Return to index of stories...


POPE CELEBRATION-OC VO


TONIGHT A CONCERT IN OUR NATION'S CAPITAL CELEBRATES THE CANONIZATIONS OF TWO FORMER PONTIFFS.

POPE FRANCIS DECLARED POPES JOHN PAUL THE SECOND AND JOHN THE 23RD SAINTS LAST MONTH.

PERFORMERS INCLUDE THE WASHINGTON CHORAL ARTS SOCIETY, CARNEGIE HALL'S ORCHESTRA OF ST. LUKE'S, AND POLAND'S KRAKOW PHILHARMONIC CHOIR. Return to index of stories...


CINCO DE MAYO-OC VO


HAPPY CINCO DE MAYO.

THE FIFTH OF MAY IS A DAY TO CELEBRATE MEXICAN HERITAGE AND PRIDE.

IT COMMEMORATES THE MEXICAN ARMY'S VICTORY OVER FRENCH FORCES IN THE BATTLE OF PUEBLA. ON MAY 5, 1862.

PRESIDENT OBAMA WILL MARK THE HOLIDAY WITH A RECEPTION AT THE WHITE HOUSE, AND VICE PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN AND HIS WIFE ARE HOSTING A BREAKFAST AT THEIR HOME. Return to index of stories...


PATTY BERG MEMORIAL-trxONCAM


EXCEPT FOR A LITTLE RAIN ON SATURDAY -- FROM START TO FINISH -- THE INAUGURAL PATTY BERG MEMORIAL WAS A SUCCESS.

3 GREAT DAYS OF GOLF WITH A LARGE GROUP OF WOMEN ALL TRYING TO TAKE THE NEXT STEP AND MAKE THE LPGA -- Return to index of stories...


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CANTERBURY SCHOOL GRAD MICHELLE SHIN HAD A SOLID WEEKEND.

SHE FINISHED AT THREE OVER.

STEPHANIE NA WAS TIED FOR THE LEAD AT ONE POINT DURING THE DAY, SHE WAS THE RUNNER-UP AT FOUR UNDER.

BUT NO ONE WAS CATCHING MIN-SO-KWAK. SHE BIRDIED FOUR STRAIGHT ON THE BACK NINE. A CHIP AT 18 SETS HER UP TO FINISH THE JOB, KNOCKING IN A PAR AND GRABBING HER FIRST CAREER SYMETRA TOUR WIN BY THREE STROKES AT SEVEN UNDER. Return to index of stories...


PATTY BERG MEMORIAL-SOTTOPS


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PATTY BERG MEMORIAL-CGTOPS


KWAK WINS BY THREE SHOTS.

SHIN PICKS UP THE FOURTH BEST FINISH OF HER SYMETRA TOUR CAREER. TYING FOR 22ND. Return to index of stories...


BABY GATE DANGERS-trxONCAM


BRAND NEW THIS MORNING -

NBC2 IS TAKING A SPECIAL LOOK AT BABY GATES -

THEY'RE DESIGNED TO KEEP YOUR LITTLE ONES SAFE - BUT A NEW STUDY SHOWS IN MANY CASES - THEY'RE MISSING THE MARK.

OUR NICK CILETTI DID SOME DIGGING OVERNIGHT TO BRING US THIS INFORMATION EVERY PARENT NEEDS TO KNOW.

NICK -- Return to index of stories...


BABY GATE DANGERS-PLASMA


I'M LEARNING THIS MORNING MORE THAN 30-THOUSAND KIDS HAVE GONE TO THE EMERGENCY ROOMS BECAUSE OF A BABY GATE-RELATED INJURY.

AND MANY OF THOSE COULD HAVE BEEN PREVENTED BEFORE THEY EVEN HAPPENED. Return to index of stories...


BABY GATE DANGERS-VO


A NEW STUDY FROM NATIONWIDE CHILDREN'S HOPSITAL FOUND THAT BETWEEN 1990 AND 2010.THE NUMBER OF BABY GATE-RELATED ACCIDENTS NEARLY QUADRUPLED.

NOW -- WE'RE AVERAGING ABOUT 1800 A YEAR IN THIS COUNTRY ALONE.

HERE'S THE BIG ISSUE - STANDARD FOR BABY GATES ARE ONLY VOLUNTARLLY.NOT REQUIRED BY ANY FEDERAL AGENCY.

RESEARCHERS STRONGLY RECOMMEND YOU FOLLOW THOSE GUIDELINES.

BUT RESEARCHERS SAY IT'S ALSO IMPORTANT FOR PARENTS TO INSTALL THE RIGHT KINDS OF GATES. Return to index of stories...


BABY GATE DANGERS-SOT VO


"Pressure mounted gates are great at the bottom of the stairs or between rooms, but you don't want to use a pressure mounted gate at the top of the stairs because they're too easily pushed through."

THE RESEARCHERS ALSO TOLD US TO MAKE SURE GATES ARE IN HOMES WITH KIDS SIX MONTHS TO TWO YEARS. Return to index of stories...


BABY GATE DANGERS-PLASMA


I ALSO CHECKED IN WITH THE FOLKS AT CONSUMER REPORTERS THIS MORNING.

THEY SAID TO MAKE SURE YOU'RE LOOKING FOR BABY GATES THAT ARE "JPMA-CERTIFIED."

THAT MEANS THE JUVENILLE PRODUCTS MANUFACTUERS' ASSOCIATION HAS CERTIFIED THEM AS BEEING SAFE.

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THE VOICE SISAUNDRA LEWIS-trxNATVOTOPS


**nats of sisaundra singing for about 10 seconds**

LIVE ROUNDS CONTINUE TONIGHT ON "THE VOICE".

THE 8 REMAINING SINGERS WILL PERFORM ON THE 2 HOUR EPISODE. INCLUDING SISAUNDRA LEWIS OF TEAM BLAKE.

SISAUNDRA WAS BORN INTO A FAMILY OF MIGRANT WORKERS IN FLORIDA AND GREW UP SINGING IN CHURCH.

SHE'S HAD SOME SUCCESS SINGING JINGLES FOR COMMERCIALS, PERFORMING WITH CIRQUE DU SOLEIL AND WORKING AS CELINE DION'S VOCAL DIRECTOR.

NOW SISAUNDRA IS READY TO STEP INTO THE SPOTLIGHT AS A SOLO ARTIST.

SHE TALKS ABOUT WHAT INSPIRES HER. Return to index of stories...


THE VOICE SISAUNDRA LEWIS-SOT 2 SHOT


The messages.to hear from people 'you inspire me!' To hear some single moms or single parents that I put my dream on the back burner too, and you've inspired me to take it off the back burner and go out there and do it.

IF YOU WANT TO FOLLOW SISAUNDRA'S JOURNEY HER TWITTER HANDLE IS @SISAUNDRA

TUNE IN AT 8PM FOR "THE VOICE", RIGHT HERE ON NBC.

TOMORROW NIGHT, 2 ARTISTS WILL BE SENT HOME ON THE "ELIMINATION SHOW". Return to index of stories...


TEASE 5-2SHOT


coming up on the news at five.

a string of violent burglaries in collier county has neighbors pushing for better security.

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1) NAPLES HOME INVASIONS-VO


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FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK EIGHT 5:49:40 AM


HIT TIME 5:49:40 AM

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5:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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5:52 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.

BEAUTIFUL, SUNNY WEATHER

Sunshine has returned to Southwest Florida. If you had the chance to get outside and enjoy the weather yesterday, you know just how gorgeous those blue skies were. Today, we're looking forward to more sunshine for your Monday. It will be seasonally warm day after a bit of a cooler start this morning. Afternoon highs are headed into the upper 80s. Winds will be from the northeast at 5 - 10 mph.

For tonight, skies will stay mainly clear and temperatures will drop into the mid 60s. Putting us right around average for this time of year.

Through the week, we'll continue to see lots of sunshine we'll be just a bit warmer with highs near 90 degrees starting tomorrow.

There will be an increase in humidity as we finish out the week. With a bit more moisture in place, we'll see party cloudy skies into the weekend. Return to index of stories...


BILLBOARD


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI


CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

ALL CLEAR, COLLIER CO ENFORCEMENT

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


VP BIDEN HECKLED-trxNATVOTOPS


*sounds of heckler* "we'll do that too kid, but let me finish my speech."

THAT'S VICE PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN GETTING HECKELD AS HE TALKED ABOUT IMMIGRATION REFORM SATURDAY DURING A SPEECH AT MIAMI DADE COLLEGE.

BIDEN SAID IMMIGRANTS ARE IMPORTANT TO THE AMERICAN ECONOMY --

AND, HE WANTS TO TAKE ACTION TO PUT 11-MILLION PEOPLE ON THE PATH TO CITIZENSHIP.

DURING HIS SPEECH IF YOU DIDN'T HEAR IT, SOMEONE IN THE CROWD SHOUTED "STOP DEPORTATIONS." Return to index of stories...


NAPLES HOME INVASIONS-trxOC SS VO


PEOPLE IN THE AQUALANE SHORES COMMUNITY IN NAPLES ARE BUYING SEVEN CAMERAS WHICH WILL WATCH OVER 515 HOMES.

IT'S A SECURITY PRECAUTION THEY ARE TAKING AFTER A STRING OF FIVE VIOLENT HOME BURGLARIES SINCE FEBRUARY.

POLICE SAY TWO CHILDREN AND THREE ADULTS WERE DUCT TAPED AND HELD AT GUNPOINT.

INVESTIGATORS SAY THE CROOKS ARE AFTER JEWELRY AND CASH.

NEIGHBORS TELL NBC-2, THEY WANT CRIMINALS TO THINK TWICE ABOUT GOING BACK. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES HOME INVASIONS-SOTVO


Mark koestner/ Naples resident

17:35:39-17:35:49

"Certainly, we think that the steps that we are taking and if we are

successful in being able to install the security system, we think that

that will make the neighborhood much safer."

NEIGHBORS MUST GET APPROVAL FROM CITY COUNCIL BEFORE INSTALLING THE CAMERAS ON PUBLIC PROPERTY --

SINCE THE AREA IS NOT IN A GATED COMMUNITY. Return to index of stories...


LIONFISH-OC VO


ORGANIZERS AT THE LIONFISH FEST IN FORT MYERS SAY IT WAS A SUCCESS.

DIVERS WANT US TO START EATIG MORE OF THEM,

BECAUSE THE FISH ARE DESTROYING OUR REEFS AND EATING YOUNG FISH.

SEVEN CHEFS PUT THEIR SKILLS TO THE TEST SUNDAY. Return to index of stories...


LIONFISH-SOTVO


16:18:39-16:18:49

Billy Catoggis/ loves lionfish

"Not only are you doing something good for the environment by

eradicating an invasive species that does not belong in our waters in

Florida but they taste good. So it's a double whammy. Let's eat them."

ENVIRONMENTALISTS ARE WORKING WITH FLORIDA FISH AND WILDLIFE ON A MORE

EFFICIENT WAY TO CATCH THEM.

SOME RESTAURANTS ARE PAYING BIG BUCKS FOR DIVERS TO CATCH THE FISH.

A SECOND LIONFISH FEST IS ALREADY IN THE WORKS. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S COMING UP AT 6-CLIPTOPS


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1) collier shooting-NWSRM-VO


INCLUDING BREAKING NEWS OF A DEADLY SHOOTING IN NAPLES.

WE ARE LIVE ON SCENE, ASKING THE TOUGH QUESTIONS AND EXAMINING ALL ANGLES.

NBC-2 HAS A TEAM OF INVESTIGATORS WORKING TO PIECE THIS ONE TOGETHER. Return to index of stories...


2) carjacking-SSTOPS


AND ALL NEW OVERNIGHT ---

NBC-2 IS WORKING OUR SOURCES TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT CARJACKING IN FORT MYERS. AND THE VEHICLE POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


3) trooper killed-VOTOPS-NWSRM


AND NBC-2 IS ON THE CASE OF A DEADLY CRASH ALONG I-75 THAT TOOK THE LIFE OF A STATE TROOPER.

THIS MORNING WE'RE WORKING ALONGSIDE INVESTIGATORS TO FIND OUT WHO IS RESPONSIBLE.

PLUS NICK'S TRACKING A BREAKING TRAFFIC ALERT IN LEHIGH ACRES AND A DEADLY CRASH INVESTIGATION.

AND HALEY'S TRACKING SUNNY SKIES AT THE TOP OF THE HOUR. Return to index of stories...


END OF SHOW-OMNI TOPS


A LIVE LOOK RIGHT NOW AT-- , SHOWING --

NBC2 CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB WILL BE LIVE WITH AN UPDATE TO YOUR FIRST ALERT FORECAST ON THE TWOS AT 6-02. Return to index of stories...


END OF SHOW CLIP-CLIP


HIT TIME 5:57:50 AM Return to index of stories...