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ANCHOR SUPERS HL1) FMB MURDERS-TRX-LIVE
DIRECTORS PAGE HL2) COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-TRX-PLASMA
HEADLINES HL3) MISSING WOMAN-TRX-SS
HL1) TEEN KIDNAPPED-TRX-LIVE GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH
HL2) SHOOTING INVESTIGATIONS-TRX-VO 6:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL
HL3) TRIPLE CROWN-TRX-NATSVO TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT
GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
6:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL FMB MURDER-OC-SS-TRX-OBX
TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT FMB MURDER-REM 2
TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC FMB MURDER-SS-VO
TEEN KIDNAPPED-TRX-OC-SS-FLY FMB MURDER-REM 2
TEEN KIDNAPPED-REM 7 FMB COUNCIL ISSUES-OTS-VO
TEEN KIDNAPPED-VO ELEVATED POOLS-OTS
TEEN KIDNAPPED-SOT COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-OC-SS (2)-TRX
TEEN KIDNAPPED-REM 7 COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-PLASMA
FORT MYERS SHOOTING-TRX-OC-SS-VO-WIPE COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-VO-SS
LEHIGH SHOOTING-VOTOPS-WIPE COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-SOT
COLLIER SHOOTING-SSTOPS-VO COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-PLASMA
ARCADIA SHOOTING-OC-SOTVO COLLIER MISSING WOMAN-TRX-SS
CA WILDFIRES-TRX-OC-SS-VO HERTZ DESIGN PLANS-OTS-VO
CA WILDFIRES-(2) SOTVO HURRICANE EXERCISE BRIEFING-OTS-VO-BNR
SOUTH KOREA DISASTER-OC-VO QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT
BALKANS FLOODING-TRX-VO FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
TURKEY FIRE ARRESTS-OC-VO TIM MCGRAW ON TODAY FRIDAY-TRX-SOTVO
ASTRAZENECA PFIZER DEAL-TRX-OTS BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
MOORE, OK ANNIVERSARY-OTS-SOTVO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
NEW WORD YOOPER-OC-SS (2) 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
CLICK IT OR TICKET-FDOT IN TC MERS LATEST-TRX-VO IN PLASMA
JESSICA SIMPSON ON TODAY-TRX-SOTVO MERS LATEST-SOTVO, PLASMA
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 DISNEYLAND PRICES MEMORIAL DAY-OTS-SS
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP SWITZERLAND MINIMUM WAGE-TRX-VOTOPS
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL MARS ONE-OC-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX CA FISH KILL-OC-TRX-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC SILVERDOME SALE-OC-SS
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-SOTVO
CALIFORNIA CHROME-VO IN PLASMA COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT
CALIFORNIA CHROME-SOTVO NBC2 WEATHER APP TEASE-TRX-SS
NYT FIRING-OTS-SOTVO WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
GODZILLA BOX OFFICE-OC-SOTVO-WIPE BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
NEIGHBORS AND SPIDERMAN-VOTOPS TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
VERIZON XLTE-OTS 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
FACEBOOK UNFRIEND APP-OTS 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
COFFEE CONCERNS-OTS TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
JESSICA SIMPSON ON TODAY-OC-SOTVO TRAFFIC-NAVI IN TC
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT GOLF SHOT-OC-VO-WIPE
MAGIC! RUDE ON TODAY-SOTVO MLB CUTE PLAY-VOTOPS
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 RARE LEOPARD-OC-TRX-VO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-WX WALL TS TEEN KIDNAPPED-SSTOPS-VO
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP TS FMB MURDERS-SSTOPS-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC TS COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-SSTOPS-VO
GAS PRICES-TRX-CG TS GAS PRICES-CGTOPS
MOSQUITO SEASON-OC-VIDBOX TS HURRICANE EXERCISE BRIEFING-VOTOPS
RUBIX CUBE GOOGLE-TRX-MITTO NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-MITTO
CROSS TALK 4 SHOT-4-SHOT DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
THE VOICE-TRX-SOTVO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS-TRX-SOTVO-SS
tease fmb murders-TRX-VO GOODBYE-4-SHOT
BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM  


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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HEADLINES


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HL1) TEEN KIDNAPPED-TRX-LIVE


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

A TEENAGED GIRL ABDUCTED, MISSING FOR HOURS --- AND THEN RESCUED.

NBC-2 IS ON THE CASE, AND WHY THERE HAVE BEEN NO ARRESTS, IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


HL2) SHOOTING INVESTIGATIONS-TRX-VO


PLUS, NOT ONE --- TWO --- OR THREE --- BUT FOUR ACTIVE SHOOTING INVESTIGATIONS IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA!

AND NBC-2 IS PUSHING FOR ANSWERS IN ALL OF THEM AS YOU WAKE UP. Return to index of stories...


HL3) TRIPLE CROWN-TRX-NATSVO


AND COULD CHROME'S TRIPLE CROWN BE DASHED?

WHY "BY A NOSE" IS TAKING ON A WHOLE NEW MEANING.

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


GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH


GOOD MONDAY MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

AND I'M CLAY MILLER.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING A SUNNY DAY AHEAD. Return to index of stories...


6:00 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...


TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT


AND HOW ARE THE ROADS LOOKING 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...


TEEN KIDNAPPED-TRX-OC-SS-FLY


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

A TEENAGE GIRL ABDUCTED AND MISSING FOR HOURS -- FOUND FIVE MILES FROM HOME.

IT ALL STARTED AROUND ONE SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

LEE COUNTY DEPUTIES TELLS US THE GIRL WAS TAKEN FROM THE BILLY CREEK DRIVE AREA.

NBC-2'S DANIELLE KOLENIAK IS LIVE AT THE BANYAN TREE APARTMENTS--WHERE SHE WAS FOUND--PIECING IT ALL TOGETHER. Return to index of stories...


TEEN KIDNAPPED-REM 7


ITS EVERY PARENTS WORST NIGHTMARE-- TO HAVE THEIR CHILD TAKEN.

THIS MORNING THE YOUNG GIRL IS NOW BACK WITH HER PARENTS. Return to index of stories...


TEEN KIDNAPPED-VO


WE DO KNOW DEPUTIES TOOK FIVE MEN INTO CUSTODY BUT ONLY ONE MAN REMAINS IN CUSTODY.

WE ARE WORKING TO FIND OUT IF HE HAS BEEN FORMALLY ARRESTED.

RESIDENTS OF THIS APARTMENT COMPLEX TELL NBC2 THEY WATCHED AS THE GIRL WAS RESCUED FROM THE APARTMENT.

THEY SAY SHE APPEARED DAZED AND CONFUSED.

HER PARENTS BROUGHT HER TO A HOSPITAL-- BUT WE DO NOT KNOW THE EXTENT OF HER INJURIES.

RESIDENTS SAY THE NEWS IS DISTURBING. Return to index of stories...


TEEN KIDNAPPED-SOT


HECTOR VAZQUEZ/NEIGHBOR

56:42-51

"seemed like a nice guy cause he works everyday..we could have never expected that he had the girl in there." Return to index of stories...


TEEN KIDNAPPED-REM 7


THIS MORNING WE'RE ASKING DEPUTIES, HOW DID THEY FIND THE GIRL? DID

SHE KNOW THE MAN WHO ABDUCTED HER? AND OF COURSE, IS SHE IS OK?

COUNT ON US TO LET YOU KNOW AS SOON AN ARREST HAS BEEN MADE.

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


FORT MYERS SHOOTING-TRX-OC-SS-VO-WIPE


RIGHT NOW WE'RE TRACKING FOUR SHOOTING INVESTIGATIONS IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

first up NBC-2 IS PUSHING FOR ANSWERS AFTER A DEADLY SHOOTING IN FORT MYERS OVER THE WEEKEND ON FRANKLIN STREET.

17 YEAR OLD MALIQUE BROWN DIED FROM A SINGLE GUNSHOT WOUND EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

IT HAPPENED WHILE HE WAS VISITING A FRIEND IN DUNBAR.

SOMEONE FIRED SHOTS AND TOOK OFF.

NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE.

RELATIVES SAY HE WENT TO DUNBAR HIGH.

HE LEAVES BEHIND A CHILD WHOSE NOT EVEN A YEAR OLD, WITH ANOTHER BABY ON THE WAY.

FORT MYERS POLICE OFFICERS HAVE NOW STEPPED UP PATROLS IN THE AREA. Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH SHOOTING-VOTOPS-WIPE


MEANTIME -- NBC-2 FOLLOWING ANOTHER DEADLY LEE COUNTY SHOOTING.

ONE PERSON IS DEAD -- AFTER BEING SHOT ALONG THE 200 BLOCK OF ICHABOD AVENUE SOUTH IN LEHIGH ACRES.

NEIGHBORS TELL NBC2, THREE MEN, ALL IN THEIR EARLY 20S, ARE RELATED.

THEY WERE SITTING ON THE FRONT PORCH WHEN ONE WAS SHOT IN THE HEAD, THE OTHER IN THE NECK AND THE THIRD SHOT NINE TIMES.

SO FAR -- NO ARRESTS. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER SHOOTING-SSTOPS-VO


AND FOUR PEOPLE IN COLLIER COUNTY ARE RECOVERING, AFTER BEING SHOT ALONG SOUTH SECOND STREET -- IN IMMOKALEE.

NBC-2 WAS THERE -- JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT SUNDAY, AS AUTHORITES WERE ON SCENE INVESTIGATING.

WE'VE MADE SEVERAL CALLS TO COLLIER COUNTY DEPUTIES LOOKING FOR MORE INFORMATION.

ALL THEY CAN TELL US IS ALL FOUR VICTIMS ARE EXPECTED TO BE OK. Return to index of stories...


ARCADIA SHOOTING-OC-SOTVO


AND FINALLY, NBC-2 IS LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE VICTIM IN A DEADLY SHOOTING IN DESOTO COUNTY.

FRIENDS TELLNBC-2 -- THE VICTIMS WERE TEENAGE BOYS.

:11:12 I know the kids- thats the thing about that! that's crazy.

IT HAPPENED FRIDAY OFF M-L-K AND SPRING AVENUE IN ARCADIA.

DEPUTIES TELL US A 15-YEAR-OLD WAS KILLED IN A SHOOTING IN THE MIDDLE OF THE STREET.

ANOTHER TEEN WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL.

DEPUTIES ARE STILL LOOKING FOR THE SHOOTER. Return to index of stories...


CA WILDFIRES-TRX-OC-SS-VO


THIS MORNING WE'RE TRACKING THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS AFTER ALL THOSE WILDFIRES OUT IN CALIFORNIA.

IT APPEARS THE WORST IS OVER FOR NOW AFTER ALMOST A WEEK OF DESTRUCTIVE WILDFIRES IN THE SAN DIEGO AREA.

BUT WITH SEVERE AND PROLONGED DROUGHT CONDITIONS, NO ONE EXPECTS MUCH OF A BREAK UNTIL THE NEXT BATTLE.

AND NOW, CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR JERRY BROWN IS BLAMING CLIMATE CHANGE. Return to index of stories...


CA WILDFIRES-(2) SOTVO


governor brown sot: "we get heat, and we get fires, and we get what we're seeing."

drought expert sot: "it's unfortunately gonna get worse before it gets any better. but i still think we've got to turn our eyes to winter of 2014-15 before we see a significant dent"

FOR THE FIRST TIME, ALL OF CALIFORNIA IS IN A SERIOUS DROUGHT OR WORSE. Return to index of stories...


SOUTH KOREA DISASTER-OC-VO


A BIG INTERNATIONAL HEADLINE THIS MORNING ---

SOUTH KOREA'S PRESIDENT WANTS TO DISBAND THE COAST GUARD AND ROOT OUT CORRUPTION BETWEEN REGULATORS AND SHIPPING COMPANIES, THAT SOME CITIZENS BELIEVE LED TO LAST MONTH'S FERRY DISASTER.

MORE THAN 300 PEOPLE, MOSTLY STUDENTS, ARE EITHER DEAD OR MISSING.

THE PRESIDENT CALLED THE COAST GUARD'S RESCUE OPERATIONS A FAILURE AND WANTS TO TRANSFER RESPONSIBILITIES TO A NEW GOVERNMENT SAFETY AGENCY SHE PLANS TO ESTABLISH. Return to index of stories...


BALKANS FLOODING-TRX-VO


DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW ---

HISTORIC FLOODING IN THE BALKANS SENT TENS OF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE SCRAMBLING TO HIGHER GROUND ON SUNDAY.

AND SPARKED CONCERNS THAT LANDMINES FROM THE BOSNIAN WAR COULD SURFACE IN MUDSLIDES, PUTTING RESCUERS' LIVES AT RISK.

MORE THAN 10-THOUSAND TROOPS HAVE ALREADY BEEN INVOLVED IN RESCUE OPERATIONS. Return to index of stories...


TURKEY FIRE ARRESTS-OC-VO


NEW DETAILS ON THE TRAGEDY IN TURKEY.

FOUR PEOPLE HAVE BEEN ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE MINE FIRE THAT KILLED 301 WORKERS.

SOMA COAL MINING COMPANY'S OPERATING MANAGER, TWO ENGINEERS AND THE SECURITY CHIEF WERE TAKEN INTO CUSTODY SUNDAY.

OFFICIALS ENDED THE SEARCH FOR VICTIMS SATURDAY.

INVESTIGATORS ARE TRYING TO DETERMINE THE CAUSE OF THE DEADLIEST DISASTER IN TURKISH MINING HISTORY. Return to index of stories...


ASTRAZENECA PFIZER DEAL-TRX-OTS


THIS IS BRAND NEW OVERNIGHT ---

A $119 *BILLION DOLLAR REJECTION!

BRITAIN'S ASTRAZENECA JUST REJECTED A SWEETENED AND "FINAL" OFFER FROM PFIZER, LEAVING IT UNCERTAIN IF THE U.S. DRUGMAKER WOULD PULL OFF ITS PLAN TO CREATE THE WORLD'S BIGGEST PHARMACEUTICALS GROUP. Return to index of stories...


MOORE, OK ANNIVERSARY-OTS-SOTVO


LOOKING AHEAD NOW ---

TOMORROW MARKS ONE YEAR SINCE A HUGE AND DEVASTATING TORNADO SWEPT THROUGH MOORE, OKLAHOMA, KILLING 25 PEOPLE AND INJURING HUNDREDS.

sot /amanda mccalister/tornado survivor: "that day was the most terrifying day of my life."

SINCE THEN, ENGINEERS HAVE BEEN STUDYING THE DAMAGE TO DETERMINE HOW BUILDINGS MIGHT BE CONSTRUCTED DIFFERENTLY TO BETTER PROTECT THEM.

COMING UP ON "TODAY" MATT LAUER WAS RECENTLY IN MOORE, OKLAHOMA --- HE WILL HAVE EXTENSIVE COVERAGE OF THE 1 YEAR ANNIVERSARY STARTING AT 7AM. Return to index of stories...


NEW WORD YOOPER-OC-SS (2)


NEW THIS MORNING AS YOU GET YOUR DAY GOING ---

WHAT'S A YOOPER?

ACCORDING TO THE LATEST EDITION OF MERRIAM-WEBSTER'S COLLEGIATE DICTIONARY, IT'S A LONGTIME RESIDENT OF THE LAKE SUPERIOR REGION.

YOOPER IS ONE OF 150 NEW WORDS OR TERMS ANNOUNCED TODAY IN THE DICTIONARY'S 11TH EDITION.

SOME OF THE OTHER TERMS ADDED RELATE TO DIGITAL LIFE AND SOCIAL MEDIA, LIKE SPOILER ALERT, HASHTAG, SELFIE AND TWEEP. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


AS YOU SIP THAT COFFEE TO WAKE YOU UP THIS MORNING ---

WHY THERE ARE CONCERNS OVER THAT CUP OF JOE.

PLUS, LOOKING AHEAD ---- IT'S ALL THE BUZZ HEADING INTO THE BELMONT STAKES.

WHY CALIFORNIA CHROME COULD MISS OUT ON THE TRIPLE CROWN, BY A NOSE --- HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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CLICK IT OR TICKET-FDOT IN TC


AND A HEADS UP BEFORE YOU HEAD OUT THE DOOR ---

LAW ENFORCEMENT STATEWIDE KICK THE CLICK IT OR TICKET CAMPAIGN INTO HIGH GEAR, STARTING TODAY!

DAY AND NIGHT, EXPECT TO SEE A STEPPED-UP PRESENCE OVER THE TWO-WEEK CAMPAIGN TO SAVE LIVES. Return to index of stories...


JESSICA SIMPSON ON TODAY-TRX-SOTVO


jessica simpson singing

AND JESSICA OPENS UP TO SAVANNAH IN A BRAND NEW INTERVIEW, AND WE HAVE A PREVIEW NEXT. Return to index of stories...


BREAK ONE 6:09:48


HIT TIME 6:09:48

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


6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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


Full Forecast

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

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


TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI 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...


TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP


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CALIFORNIA CHROME-VO IN PLASMA


WINNING THE TRIPLE CROWN IS ONE OF THE BIGGEST ACHIEVEMENTS IN ALL OF SPORTS, AND THIS MORNING, CALIFORNIA CHROME IS A BIG STEP CLOSER TO THAT GOAL AFTER GOING ALL THE WAY IN THE PREAKNESS SATURDAY IN BALTIMORE.

BUT NOW, THERE COULD BE AN UNFORESEEN OBSTACLE IN THE WAY.

WHAT IF HE'S NOT ALLOWED TO WEAR THE NASAL STRIP HE'S WORN IN HIS LAST SIX VICTORIES?

NEW YORK RACING OFFICIALS WOULDN'T ALLOW 'I'LL HAVE ANOTHER' TO WEAR THEM IN 2012.

THAT HORSE HAD ALSO WON THE FIRST TWO LEGS OF THE TRIPLE CROWN.

HE DROPPED OUT BEFORE BELMONT WITH A LEG INJURY.

EXPERT VETERINARIANS THINK THE STRIPS MAKE LITTLE DIFFERENCE. Return to index of stories...


CALIFORNIA CHROME-SOTVO


sot: "i would say that the odds of it making a difference if the horse ran with that strip or without is pretty low."

BELMONT IS JUST THREE WEEKS AWAY

THE LAST TO TAKE THE TRIPLE CROWN TITLE?

AFFIRMED IN 1978. Return to index of stories...


NYT FIRING-OTS-SOTVO


LOOKING AHEAD ---

NBC'S REHEMA ELLIS REPORTS FROM THE CAMPUS OF WAKE FOREST WHERE FORMER NEW YORK TIMES EXECUTIVE EDITOR, JILL ABRAMSON, IS SET FOR HER FIRST PUBLIC APPEARANCE SINCE HER FIRING.

TAKE A LOOK.

Ellis: as a mother, your daughter is about to head into that work world that Jill Abramson is finding now very difficult. Is there anything in particular that you want to hear Abramson say?

Mom: just stay strong and what I have always told my daughter, you can do anything. Any man can do, you can hang in there and just do it. Go for it. Stay strong.

SEE MORE COMING UP ON TODAY STARTING AT 7AM. Return to index of stories...


GODZILLA BOX OFFICE-OC-SOTVO-WIPE


DID YOU GO TO THE MOVIES THIS WEEKEND?

GODZILLA HAS SMASHED ITS WAY TO THE TOP OF THE BOX OFFICE.

nats of "godzilla"

THE 3-D MONSTER MOVIE FROM WARNER BROTHERS AND LEGENDARY PICTURES HAD THE SECOND-LARGEST DEBUT OF THE YEAR THIS WEEKEND WITH $93 MILLION, ACCORDING TO

STUDIO ESTIMATES SUNDAY. Return to index of stories...


NEIGHBORS AND SPIDERMAN-VOTOPS


"NEIGHBORS" DROPPED TO SECOND PLACE AFTER OPENING IN THE TOP SPOT LAST WEEKEND.

THE RAUNCHY COMEDY WITH SETH ROGAN AND ZAC EFRON HAD 26-MILLION DOLLARS IN TICKET SALES.

"THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2" TOOK THE THIRD SPOT.

THE SUPERHERO ADVENTURE EARNED 17-MILLION DOLLARS. Return to index of stories...


VERIZON XLTE-OTS


THE BATTLE OF THE WIRELESS CARRIERS IS HEATING UP THIS MORNING.

REPORTS SAY VERIZON WILL ANNOUNCE IT'S "X-L-T-E" NETWORK, WHICH PROVIDES FASTER FOUR-G SPEEDS. LATER TODAY.

THERE IS NO WORD YET ON WHICH CITIES WILL GET IT FIRST. Return to index of stories...


FACEBOOK UNFRIEND APP-OTS


AND THERE'S A NEW APP TO SPRING-CLEAN YOUR FACEBOOK PAGE.

"DUSTER" WILL ANALYZE YOUR FRIENDS LIST. AND SUGGEST WHOM TO "UN-FRIEND". BASED ON HOW

OFTEN YOU'VE INTERACTED WITH THEM.

*YOU*. HOWEVER. WILL HAVE TO DO THE UN-FRIENDING YOURSELF. Return to index of stories...


COFFEE CONCERNS-OTS


AND THIS IS REALLY INTERESTING AS YOU DRINK THAT JAVA THIS MORNING ---

THE UNITED STATES IS SET TO ANNOUNCE A FIVE MILLION DOLLAR PARTNERSHIP WITH TEXAS A-

AND- M TODAY. TO HELP ELIMINATE A FUNGUS CALLED COFFEE RUST.

WE'VE LEARNED IT'S ALREADY CAUSED MORE THAN A BILLION DOLLARS IN DAMAGE TO CROPS ACROSS LATIN AMERICA. Return to index of stories...


JESSICA SIMPSON ON TODAY-OC-SOTVO


COMING UP ON THE TODAY SHOW. FROM POP STAR TO FASHION MOGUL.

GUTHRIE: Why do you think you are good at designing clothes for women?

SIMPSON: Well, I think that I can relate to every woman out there. I have been every size there is, so I know how to dress every body type

TODAY GOES ONE-ON-ONE WITH JESSICA SIMPSON AS SHE BUILDS HER FASHION EMPIRE, STARTING AT 7AM. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT


IF YOU HAVN'T SEEN THEM YET, YOU WILL!

MOSQUITOS ARE HERE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND WE HAVE A BRAND NEW LIST OF THE THE WORST CITIES FOR THE PESTS.

PLUS, IT MIGHT JUST BECOME THE SONG OF THE SUMMER.

COMING UP, THE BAND BEHIND THE CATCHY HIT "RUDE" PERFORM THEIR DEBUT SINGLE LIVE ON THE TODAY SHOW PLAZA. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


MAGIC! RUDE ON TODAY-SOTVO


magic! "rude" 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...


GAS PRICES-TRX-CG


HEADING INTO THE LONG MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND, DRIVERS WILL FIND LOWER PRICES AT THE PUMP.

THE AVERAGE PRICE OF A GALLON OF REGULAR GASOLINE IN THE U.S. HAS DROPPED 3 AND A HALF CENTS OVER THE PAST TWO WEEKS TO $3.65.

BUT IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WE'RE STILL PAYING $3.70 ON AVERAGE.

AND IN FLORIDA IT'S $3.64 ON AVERAGE. Return to index of stories...


MOSQUITO SEASON-OC-VIDBOX


THE OFFICIAL START OF SUMMER IS JUST A FEW WEEKS AWAY -- WHICH ALSO MEANS ANOTHER SEASON IS BEGINNING: MOSQUITO SEASON.

AND THE PEST CONTROL COMPANY ORKIN RECENTLY RANKED THE TOP TWENTY MOSQUITO CITIES BASED ON THE NUMBER OF MOSQUITO TREATMENT REQUESTS THEY GOT IN 2013.

THE WORST CITY IS ATLANTA --- FOLLOWED BY CHICAGO, D-C, AND DETROIT.

AND THE ONLY CITY ON THE LIST IN FLORIDA IS THE MIAMI-FORT LAUDERDALE AREA. Return to index of stories...


RUBIX CUBE GOOGLE-TRX-MITTO


HEY HAVE YOU GOOGLED ANYTHING YET TODAY?

GOOGLE IS FEATURING THE RUBIX CUBE BECAUSE TODAY IS ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY.

AND IT EVEN LETS YOU PLAY WITH IT. Return to index of stories...


CROSS TALK 4 SHOT-4-SHOT


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THE VOICE-TRX-SOTVO


singing wrecking ball

IT'S FINALE TIME ON NBC'S "THE VOICE"!

THIS EVENING, THE COMPETITION'S LAST THREE SINGERS HAVE ONE LAST NIGHT TO IMPRESS AMERICA AND EARN ITS VOTE.

EACH OF THE SINGERS WILL PERFORM 2 TIMES TONIGHT.TWICE ON THEIR OWN AND ONCE WITH THEIR COACHES.

TOMORROW NIGHT'S TWO HOUR FINALE WILL FEATURE MORE OF THE FINALISTS, ALONG WITH GUEST STARRING PERFORMANCES FROM THE LIKES OF COLDPLAY, TIM MCGRAW, ED SHEERAN AND ONE REPUBLIC. Return to index of stories...


FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS


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

THIS IS MEGAN MYREE CHRISTMAN FROM BONITA SPRINGS

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

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

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


tease fmb murders-TRX-VO


COMING UP AT 6:30 WE HAVE A PACKED SHOW FOR YOU, INCLUDING NEW DETAILS ON A DOUBLE MURDER ON FORT MYERS BEACH. WE ARE LIVE FOLLOWING UP ON THE CASE ---- 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) FMB MURDERS-TRX-LIVE


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

NBC-2 IS ON THE TRAIL OF A DOUBLE MURDER ON FORT MYERS BEACH, AND NEW DETAILS ABOUT THE COUPLE THAT WAS KILLED, IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


HL2) COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-TRX-PLASMA


PLUS, NBC-2 STAYING ON TOP OF VIOLENT HOME INVASIONS IN COLLIER COUNTY.

AND THE CONNECTIONS TO SEVERAL ARRESTS IN ORANGE COUNTY --

WHAT'S NEXT IN THE INVESTIGATION IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


HL3) MISSING WOMAN-TRX-SS


PLUS, BRAND NEW OVERNIGHT ---

DO YOU RECOGNIZE THIS WOMAN?

A SEARCH IS ON THIS MORNING AFTER SHE VANISHED FROM HER HOME OVER THE WEEKEND.

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


GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH


GOOD MORNING AND HAPPY MONDAY SOUTHWEST FLORIDA!

I'M CLAY MILLER.

AND I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEORLOGIST IS TRACKING SUNSHINE AND BREEZY CONDITIONS IN THE DAY AHEAD. 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-2SHOT


AND NOW A COUNTY BY COUNTY CHECK OF THE ROADS.

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...


FMB MURDER-OC-SS-TRX-OBX


NEW INFORMATION THIS MORNING ON THE DOUBLE MURDER NEAR FORT MYERS BEACH.

NBC 2 UNCOVERING STARTLING DETAILS ABOUT WHAT THE VICTIMS FEARED MOST.

NBC 2'S SAM SWEENEY LIVE ON FORT MYERS BEACH THIS MORNING WITH THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS. Return to index of stories...


FMB MURDER-REM 2


WE'VE LEARNED OVERNIGHT WHEN HARRY CARLIP AND MARILYN SPIEGAL FOUND THEIR DREAM BOAT LAST OCTOBER, THEIR BIGGEST CONCERN WAS KEEPING IT HIDDEN FROM MARILYNS EX HUSBAND, MICHAEL. Return to index of stories...


FMB MURDER-SS-VO


THE BOAT'S SELLER TELLS NBC 2, THEY WANTED A SAFE SAFE SPOT TO DOCK. HE HELPED THEM FIND IT RIGHT HERE AT SALTY SAMS.

BUT MICHAEL FIGURED QUICKLY FIGURED OUT THIER NEW HOME.

WITNESSES SAY ON WEDNESDAY HE CAME TO SCOPE OUT SALTY SAM'S, THEN ON THURSDAY INVESTIGATORS SAY HE RETURNED WITH A BRIEF CASE FILLED WITH A GUN, KNIFE, TIES AND SEX TOYS.

AFTER MULTIPLE GUN SHOTS--- HE FROM THE BOAT COVERED IN BLOOD.

THE STATE BELEIVES SPIEGAL CAME HERE ON THURSDAY WITH THE INTENT TO KILL. IF CONVICTED HE COULD FACE THE DEATH PENALTY OR, AT A MINIMUM, LIFE IN PRISON WITHOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF PAROLE. Return to index of stories...


FMB MURDER-REM 2


HE'S DUE IN COURT NEXT MONTH.

LIVE ON FORT MYERS BEACH SS NBC 2. Return to index of stories...


FMB COUNCIL ISSUES-OTS-VO


NBC-2 WILL BE FOLLOWING SOME IMPORTANT ISSUES ON THE AGENDA AT FORT MYERS TOWN COUNCIL TODAY.

AT 10AM WE EXPECT TO GET A NEW UPDATE ON AIRPORT NOISE.

IN SEASON - MORE THAN 150 PLANES CRUISE OVER FORT MYERS BEACH.

BUT AFTER MULTIPLE COMPLAINTS - THE F-A-A DENIED RESIDENTS REQUESTS FOR ACTION.

SAYING THAT R-S-W AND SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES DO NOT HAVE A NOISE PROBLEM.

BUT IT'S NOT A COMPLETE LOSS.

THE FEDERAL AGENCY HAS AGREED TO HAVE PLANES FLY AT 3-THOUSAND FEET INSTEAD OF 16-HUNDRED.

PLUS -- RESIDENTS GET TO PROPOSE A NEW PLAN TO FORT MYERS LEADERS. Return to index of stories...


ELEVATED POOLS-OTS


AND NBC-2 IS LOOKING AHEAD TO A PUBLIC HEARING AT 6:30 TONIGHT TO DISCUSS AN ELEVATED POOL ORDINANCE ON FORT MYERS BEACH.

CITY COUNCIL WILL DISCUSS THE HEIGHT LIMITATION FOR POOLS.

PEOPLE HAVE BEEN ARGUING FOR MONTHS - THAT THE POOL WALLS ARE BUILT TOO CLOSE TO CANALS. VIOLATING THE TOWN'S LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-OC-SS (2)-TRX


NBC2 IS STAYING ON TOP OF A BIG DEVELOPING STORY IN COLLIER COUNTY --

THE FOURTH SUSPECT IN A STRING OF HIGH PROFILE HOME INVASIONS HAS BEEN ARRESTED --

THIS MORNING -- HE IS WAITING TO BE TRANSPORTEDTO ORANGE COUNTY --

HE IS 48 YEAR-OLD HENRY "RICKY" CONTRERAS --

HE AND THREE OTHERS ARE ACCUSED OF BREAKING INTO EXPENSIVE HOMES IN WINDERMERE AND ORANGE COUNTY WITH MASKS AND GUNS, TYING THE HOMEOWNERS UP AND ROBBING THEM.

NBC2'S CLIFTON FRENCH IS DIGGING THROUGH REPORTS THIS MORNING --

HE JOINS US LIVE IN THE STUDIO --

CLIFF -- THESE GUYS ARE SUSPECTED IN 5 HOME INVASIONS IN COLLIER COUNTY AS WELL -- Return to index of stories...


COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-PLASMA


THAT'S WHAT INVESTIGATORS TELL US --

BUT AT THIS POINT -- CONTRARES AND THE THREE OTHERS ARE ONLY FACING CHARGES IN ORANGE COUNTY AND WILL BE TRANSPORTED TO THE JAIL THERE VERY SOON -- Return to index of stories...


COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-VO-SS


THIS IS VIDEO OF CONTRARES IN COURT ON SUNDAY --

HE WAS PICKED UP AT HIS COUSIN'S HOME IN IMMOKALEE ON SATURDAY BY THE COLLIER/NAPLES REGIONAL HOME INVASION TASK FORCE WHICH WAS PUT TOGETHER TO SOLVE THE STRING OF HOME INVASIONS IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA --

ALL OF THESE HOME INVASIONS HAVE COMMON THEMES --

MASKED MEN WITH GUNS BARGE INTO EXPENSIVE HOMES, TIE UP THE PEOPLE INSIDE, AND STEAL CASH AND JEWELRY.

ANDRES PEREZ. FRANK BOWER JR. AND HENRYS' SON--JONATHAN CONTRERAS WERE

ALL ARRESTED MONDAY NIGHT--- AS DEPUTIES SAY THEY TRIED TO BREAK INTO

ANOTHER HOME IN ORANGE COUNTY.

DEPUTIES SAY HENRY WAS THE GET AWAY DRIVER AND TOOK OFF --

WE TALKED TO HIS NEIGHBORS THIS WEEKEND WHO SAY THEY DON'T FEEL SAFE -- Return to index of stories...


COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-SOT


SOT- MARIA ALZOLA NEIGHBOR

i just think it's sad. very disappointing. you don't even know if the

area you're in is safe for your kids or not. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-PLASMA


INVESTIGATORS BELIEVE THESE MEN MAY HAVE BEEN COMMITING THESE HOME INVASIONS ACROSS THE STATE OF FLORIDA -- THEY MAY EVEN BE LINKED TO SOME CRIMES IN TEXAS --

I JUST CHECKED THE COLLIER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE WEBSITE -- CONTRARES IS BEING HELD ON A 25-THOUSAND DOLLAR BOND.

COUNT ON US TO KEEP YOU POSTED ON EVERY DEVELOPMENT ABOUT THIS CASE.

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


COLLIER MISSING WOMAN-TRX-SS


JUST INTO THE NBC-2 NEWSROOM OVERNIGHT ---

THE COLLIER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS ASKING FOR YOUR HELP LOCATING A 65-YEAR-OLD GOLDEN GATE ESTATES WOMAN WHO HAS BEEN MISSING SINCE SUNDAY NIGHT.

DETECTIVES SAID MARIA MILAGOS RAMOS WAS LAST SEEN WALKING IN THE AREA NEAR HER RESIDENCE ON WILSON BOULEVARD AROUND 9 P.M. SUNDAY.

DETECTIVES SAY RAMOS HAS MEDICAL NEEDS AND HER FAMILY IS CONCERNED FOR HER SAFETY.

SHE WAS LAST SEEN WEARING A GREEN SHIRT, A WHITE SHIRT TIED AROUND HER WAIST, FLIP FLOPS AND WITH HER HAIR IN A BUN. Return to index of stories...


HERTZ DESIGN PLANS-OTS-VO


THIS IS EXCITING NEWS -- HAPPENING THIS WEEK AT HERTZ.

THE COMPANY WILL PRESENT DESIGN PLANS FOR ITS SALES CENTER FACILITY, IN ESTERO.

THE ESTERO DESIGN REVIEW COMMITTEE WILL SEE THEM AT A MEETING WENESDAY NIGHT.

HERTZ ALREADY BROKE GROUND ON THEIR GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS IN ESTERO.

THE BUILDING IS SET TO OPEN LATE 2015.

WEDNESDAY'S MEETING STARTS AT 5, AND IT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

COUNT ON NBC-2 FOR FULL COVERAGE. Return to index of stories...


HURRICANE EXERCISE BRIEFING-OTS-VO-BNR


LOOKING AHEAD NOW TO AN IMPORTANT EVENT IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT.

AND TODAY IS THE 2014 FLORIDA STATEWIDE HURRICANE EXERCISE.

THIS WILL BE GOING ON TODAY THROUGH THIS THURSDAY AT THE STATE EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER IN TALLAHASSEE.

THE ANNUAL EXERCISE IS PRACTICE FOR A POTENTIAL HURRICANE MAKING LANDFALL IN THE STATE.

FEDERAL, LOCAL, AND PRIVATE-SECTOR PARTNERS WILL ALL SIMULATE THE EXERCISE TOGETHER.

COUNT ON NBC-2 FOR COVERAGE.

HURRICANE SEASON STARTS JUNE FIRST.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON GETTING YOU AND YOUR FAMILY PREPARED, HEAD TO NBC DASH TWO DOT COM. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT


RIGHT NOW THE C-D-C IS ON HIGH ALERT AS ANOTHER CASE OF MERS IN THE UNITED STATES IS CONFIRMED.

THE LATEST DETAILS ON HOW EXPERTS ARE TRACKING THE VIRUS. AND WHAT YOU CAN DO TO PROTECT YOURSELF, NEXT. Return to index of stories...


FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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TIM MCGRAW ON TODAY FRIDAY-TRX-SOTVO


tim mcgraw singing just to see you smile

AND IT'S ONLY MONDAY AND WE'RE ALREADY LOOKING AHEAD TO FRIDAY!

TUNE IN FOR WEEK TWO OF "TODAY'S" SUMMER CONCERT SERIES FEATURING TIM MCGRAW LIVE ON THE PLAZA. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM


HIT TIME 6:38:53

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


6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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


Weather Trends

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

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


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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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...


MERS LATEST-TRX-VO IN PLASMA


DEVELOPING NOW IN THIS MORNING'S HEALTHCAST ---

HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE WARNING THE DEADLY VIRUS, MERS, CAN BE EASIER TO TRANSMIT THAN PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT.

THE CONCERN COMES AFTER A PERSON IN ILLINOIS AND A PERSON IN INDIANA CONTRACTED MERS AFTER LIMITED CONTACT.

THIS IS THE FIRST TIME THAT A MYSTERIOUS MIDDLE EAST VIRUS HAS SPREAD FROM ONE PERSON TO ANOTHER IN THE UNITED STATES.

JUST 40 MINUTES AND A BRIEF HANDSHAKE BETWEEN AN INFECTED MAN FROM INDIANA WHO'D BEEN WORKING IN SAUDI ARABIA, AND AN ILLINOIS MAN WHO PICKED UP THE INFECTION. Return to index of stories...


MERS LATEST-SOTVO, PLASMA


"It looks like this will be the first case in the U.S. of contraction or transmission of MERS, so this makes us very concerned at this point."

THE CDC RECOMMENDS ANYONE WITH COLD-LIKE SYMPTOMS THAT HAS HAD CONTACT WITH SOMEONE TRAVELING OVERSEAS - CONTACT THEIR DOCTOR. IT CAN TAKE 14 DAYS FOR THOSE SYMPTOMS TO APPEAR. Return to index of stories...


DISNEYLAND PRICES MEMORIAL DAY-OTS-SS


JUST DAYS AHEAD OF MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AND THE UNOFFICIAL START OF SUMMER, DISNEYLAND ON SUNDAY QUIETLY RAISED ITS TICKET PRICES.

A ONE-DAY, ONE-PARK TICKET TO DISNEYLAND OR CALIFORNIA ADVENTURES WILL NOW COST VISITORS AGES 10 AND UP $96 DOLLARS.

AN INCREASE OF $4 DOLLARS.

IT'S STILL LESS THAN DISNEYWORLD. IT COSTS $99 DOLLARS A DAY IN ORLANDO.

THE COST OF PARKING IN DISNEYLAND ALSO WENT UP. IT'S $17 DOLLARS A DAY NOW FOR CARS AND MOTORCYCLES. Return to index of stories...


SWITZERLAND MINIMUM WAGE-TRX-VOTOPS


THIS IS REALLY INTERESTING ---

SWISS VOTERS REJECT A MINIMUM WAGE THAT WOULD HAVE BEEN THE HIGHEST IN THE WORLD AT $25 DOLLARS AN HOUR.

A PRELIMINARY TALLY SHOWED 76 PERCENT VOTED AGAINST THE PROPOSAL.

THE SWISS GOVERNMENT AND BUSINESS LEADERS HAD WARNED THAT THE INITIATIVE WOULD DESTROY JOBS, HURT LOWER SKILLED EMPLOYEES AND MAKE IT HARDER FOR YOUNG PEOPLE AND OTHERS TO ENTER THE WORKFORCE. Return to index of stories...


MARS ONE-OC-VO


TALK ABOUT TAKING A TRIP THAT'S "OUT OF THIS WORLD."

THE FIRST ROUND OF CUTS IS COMPLETE FOR PEOPLE WANTING TO COLONIZE MARS.

THE "MARS ONE" ORGANIZATION IS PLANNING TO SEND FOUR PEOPLE THERE IN THE YEAR 20-24.

THIS IS VIDEO FROM NASA OF THE RED PLANET, WHERE THESE COLONISTS WILL LIVE.

ADDITIONAL GROUPS WILL BE SENT LATER, BUT IT ISN'T LIKELY ANY OF THEM CAN EVER COME BACK TO EARTH.

ABOUT 200-THOUSAND PEOPLE APPLIED FOR THIS ONE-WAY VENTURE. BUT THAT NUMBER IS NOW DOWN TO 705.

THE MARS ONE SELECTION COMMITTEE WILL QUESTION THE REMAINING APPLICANTS BEFORE MAKING A FINAL DECISION. Return to index of stories...


CA FISH KILL-OC-TRX-VO


NEW, GROSS VIDEO INTO THE NBC-2 NEWSROOM OVERNIGHT ---

THOUSANDS OF DEAD FISH WASHED ASHORE IN CALIFORNIA.

FROM A DISTANCE, IT'S HARD TO TELL WHAT COVERED THE ROCKS IN MARINA DEL REY.

ANCHOVIES, HALIBUT, STINGRAYS, SUNFISH, AND EVEN OCTOPUS WERE AMONG THE THOUSANDS OF DEAD MARINE ANIMALS.

RESIDENTS SAY THE STENCH FROM THE DEAD FISH WAS OVERPOWERING.

THIS ISN'T THE FIRST TIME SOMETHING LIKE THIS HAS HAPPENED.

MARINE BIOLOGISTS SAY MASSIVE FISH KILLS LIKE THIS ONE HAPPEN OCCASIONALLY, AS RISING TEMPERATURES CREATE SOMETHING CALLED AN "OXYGEN DEAD ZONE," WHERE THE WARMER WATER CAN'T HOLD AS MUCH OXYGEN.

CREWS FROM THE CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE WERE CALLED IN TO CLEAN UP THE MESS. Return to index of stories...


SILVERDOME SALE-OC-SS


WELL THIS IS UNFORTUNATE --- JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING IS FOR SALE IN THE SHUTTERED PONTIAC SILVERDOME IN MICHIGAN.

THE 80-THOUSAND-SEAT INDOOR STADIUM ONCE HOSTED THE SUPER BOWL, THE NBA FINALS, THE WORLD CUP, WRESTLEMANIA, A PAPAL VISIT AND CONCERTS BY ELVIS PRESLEY, LED ZEPPELIN AND THE ROLLING STONES.

NOW THE BUILDING'S ROOF IS IN TATTERS, THERE'S NO ELECTRICITY AND THERE'S MOLD INSIDE.

STILL, JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING INSIDE GOES ON THE AUCTION BLOCK STARTING WEDNESDAY, INCLUDING PRETZEL WARMERS, A BOXING RING, A ZAMBONI TURF MACHINE, FLAT-SCREEN TVS AND SCOREBOARDS. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-SOTVO


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

MAYA RUDOLPH RETURNS TO SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE TO PLAY BEYONCE IN A JAY Z, SOLANGE KNOWLES ELEVATOR SKETCH.

WATCH THIS.

beyonce jayz solange elevator sketch Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT


TIME NOW IS--

JUST AHEAD-- NBC-2 RUNS DOWN YOUR MORNING TOP STORIES.

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...


NBC2 WEATHER APP TEASE-TRX-SS


AND WE WANT TO MAKE SURE YOU'RE IN THE KNOW, ON THE GO, WITH THE NBC-2 WEATHER APP.

YOU GET SOUTHWEST FLORIDA'S MOST EXPERIENCED TEAM OF METEORLOGISTS AND THE AREA'S ONLY LIVE DOPPLER RADAR. YOUR FORECAST ON THE 2'S IS NEXT. 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 BILLBOARD-CLIP


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TRAFFIC-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...


GOLF SHOT-OC-VO-WIPE


SOME DAYS YOU JUST CAN'T WIN.

TAKE A LOOK AT THIS ---

PADRAIG HARRINGTON WITH HIS 2ND TO THE PAR 4, 11TH. IT TAKES A BOUNCE AND GOES IN

THE HOLE. BUT BOUNCES OUT!!!!

TAKE ANOTHER LOOK AS THE BALL ACTUALLY GOES IN THE HOLE AND BACK OUT. HARRINGTON WOULD MAKE BIRDIE. Return to index of stories...


MLB CUTE PLAY-VOTOPS


AND CHECK OUT THE PLAY OF THE DAY AT THE TEXAS RANGERS GAME AGAINST THE TORONTO BLUE JAYS SATURDAY.

A TORONTO PLAYER HIT A FOUL BALL AND THE THIRD BASE COACH TOSSED IT TO A YOUNG FAN.

NOW, WATCH CLOSELY AT WHAT THIS CLEVER KID DOES.

HE TURNS AROUND AND HANDS A BALL TO A YOUNG WOMAN SITTING BEHIND HIM --

BUT, IT'S NOT THE BALL THAT WAS HIT BY THE TORONTO PLAYER.

THE GAME BALL IS STILL TUCKED AWAY IN HIS GLOVE.

VERY WELL PLAYED. Return to index of stories...


RARE LEOPARD-OC-TRX-VO


YOU GOTTA SEE THIS!

TAKE A LOOK AT THIS CUDDLY BUNDLE OF JOY!

THE DENVER ZOO WELCOMED THE ARRIVAL OF A RARE CLOUDED LEOPARD CUB OVER THE WEEKEND.

SHE WAS ACTUALLY BORN LAST MONTH AT A WILDLIFE RESEARCH FACILITY IN VIRGINIA.

BUT NOW SHE'S READY TO START HER LIFE WITH THREE OTHER BABY CLOUDED LEOPARDS AT THE ZOO'S "ELEPHANT PASSAGE" EXHIBIT.

IT'S HOPED THAT WHEN SHE'S AN ADULT, THE UNNAMED CUB WILL JOIN THE ZOO'S CLOUDED LEOPARD BREEDING PROGRAM.

IN SPITE OF THEIR NAME, CLOUDED LEOPARDS ARE NOT CLOSELY RELATED TO OTHER LEOPARDS.

BIOLOGISTS SAY THESE MEDIUM-SIZED ASIAN CATS MAY BE CLOSER TO MOUNTAIN LIONS, LYNX AND OCELOTS. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS TEEN KIDNAPPED-SSTOPS-VO


YOUR TIME NOW IS--

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

NBC-2 IS WORKING FOR UPDATES ON A TEENAGE GIRL WHO WAS ABDUCTED SUNDAY.

LEE COUNTY DEPUTIES TELLS US THE GIRL WAS TAKEN FROM THE BILLY CREEK DRIVE AREA.

AND WAS FOUND JUST 5 MILES AWAY FROM HOME.

NEIGHBORS TELL NBC 2 THE GIRL WAS FOUND THERE LESS THAN 2 HOURS LATER.

DEPUTIES SAY THEY ARE IN THE PROCESS OF QUESTIONING AT LEAST FIVE PEOPLE.

NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE. Return to index of stories...


TS FMB MURDERS-SSTOPS-VO


A COUPLE SET TO BE MARRIED LAST WEEKENED.

SHOT DEAD IN COLD BLOOD.

INVESTIGATORS SAY THE VICTIM'S EX HUSBAND - MICHAEL KILLED THEM BOTH ON A BOAT AT A FORT MYERS BEACH MARINA -

HE THEN TRIED TO SET THE BOAT ON FIRE.

THE MAN WHO RECENTLY SOLD THE COUPLE THE BOAT TELLS US THE COUPLE WAS TRYING TO STAY HIDDEN FROM SPIEGAL BECAUSE THEY WERE AFRAID OF HIM AND THEY WERE LOOKING FORWWARD TO A NEW LIFE, TOGETHER. Return to index of stories...


TS COLLIER HOME INVASIONS-SSTOPS-VO


A FOURTH SUSPECT HAS BEEN ARRESTED IN CONNECTION OF A VIOLENT HOME INVASION IN CENTRAL FLORIDA,

HENRY CONTRERAS WAS ARRESTED SATURDAY NIGHT IN IMMOKALEE.

HE FACES A NUMBER OF CHARGES INCLUDING: HOME INVASION, KIDNAPPING, AND ROBBERY.

INVESTIGATORS ARE LOOKING INTO THE POSSIBILITY.

CONTRERAS AND THREE OTHER MEN. WHO ARE ALREADY BEHIND BARS.

ALSO BURGLARIZED FIVE HOMES IN COLLIER COUNTY. Return to index of stories...


TS GAS PRICES-CGTOPS


NBC-2 IS TRACKING YOUR GAS PRICES THIS MORNING

NATIONWIDE GAS HAS DROPPED ABOUT 3 CENTS.

NOW STANDING AT 3.64 A GALLON.

IN FLORIDA. THE AVERAGE PRICE FOR GAS IS 3.63.

AND HERE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA. WE ARE PAYING 3.70 A GALLON. Return to index of stories...


TS HURRICANE EXERCISE BRIEFING-VOTOPS


NBC-2 IS LOOKING AHEAD TO AN IMPORTANAT EVENT

TODAY IS THE 2014 FLORIDA STATEWIDE HURRICANE EXERCISE.

THIS WILL BE GOING UNTIL THURSDAY AT THE STATE EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER IN TALLAHASSEE.

THE ANNUAL EXERCISE IS PRACTICE FOR A POTENTIAL HURRICANE MAKING LANDFALL IN THE STATE.

FEDERAL, LOCAL, AND PRIVATE-SECTOR PARTNERS WILL ALL SIMULATE THE EXERCISE TOGETHER.

HURRICANE SEASON STARTS JUNE FIRST. Return to index of stories...


NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-MITTO


REMEMBER YOU CAN GET THE LATEST TOP STORIES, BREAKING UPDATES AND NEWS OF THE DAY ON OUR NBC-2 FACEBOOK PAGE. WE'LL EVEN SHARE VIEWER COMMENTS LIVE ON THE AIR.

YOU CAN ALSO STAY INFORMED BY CHECKING OUT OUR WEBSITE NBC DASH TWO DOT COM. 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...


BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS-TRX-SOTVO-SS


justin timberlake singing

THIS IS TRENDING THIS MORNING --- JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE RECEIVED SEVEN BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS SUNDAY, TAKING HOME TROPHIES FOR TOP ARTIST, TOP BILLBOARD 200 ARTIST AND TOP BILLBOARD 200 ALBUM AT THE MGM GRAND ARENA.

IMAGINE DRAGONS WAS RIGHT BEHIND JT, RECEIVING FIVE AWARDS.

AND A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE TALKING ABOUT THIS AT THE EVENT ---

A MICHAEL JACKSON HOLOGRAM SINGING AND MOONWALKING AT THE BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS.

IT REMINDED PEOPLE A LOT OF THE THE TUPAC HOLOGRAM AT COACHELLA BACK IN 2012. 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...