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DIRECTOR PAGE NEAR MISS AT HOUSTON AIRPORT-PKG
SHOW OPEN-CLIP NEAR MISS AT HOUSTON AIRPORT-ONCAM
TOSS TO CHAD-OC EAniBx TEASE TWO-ON CAM
TURKEY WATCH LIST-NEWSROOM TZ2 A) TRANSPLANT FLAT TIRE RESCUE-VO WIPE
TURKEY WATCH LIST-PKG TZ2 B) CLIMBER SURVIVES FALL-VOTOPS
TURKEY WATCH LIST-NEWSROOM ROBERT WX OPEN-CLIP
SWFL TRAVEL BUMP SHOT-trx FDOT TOPS FIRST ALERT FORECAST-WXWALL
KY TRAVEL BUMP SHOT-SAT LIVE TRANSPLANT FLAT TIRE RESCUE-ON CAM
DALLAS TRAVEL BUMP SHOT-SAT LIVE TRANSPLANT FLAT TIRE RESCUE-PKG
TOSS TO ROBERT-ONCAM TRANSPLANT FLAT TIRE RESCUE-ONCAM
TRAVEL FORECAST-ANIBOX STC RUSSIA BUS PIPELINE BURST-VO
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND TRAVEL-PKG CLIMBER SURVIVES FALL-OC NATSVO WIPE
OBAMA VA CONTROVERSY-VO WIPE CLIMBER SURVIVES FALL-SOTVO
OBAMA VA CONTROVERSY-SOTVO FISHING CARS FROM DETROIT RIVER-VO
ARIZONA WILDFIRE-VO WIPE BAD DENTIST IN PASCO CO-SS
ARIZONA WILDFIRE-SOTVO TEASE THREE-2SHOT
OH FAMILY RESCUED FROM FLOODWATERS-VO WIPE TZ3 A) BROTHERS ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE CALL-TBA
OH FAMILY RESCUED FROM FLOODWATERS-2 SOTVO AHEAD AT 6-BANNER
CLIPPERS FUTURE-VO A)-TBA
METEOR SHOWER COMING-ONCAM BNR TOSS TO CHRISTINA-trx OC EAniBx
TEASE ONE-2SHOT BROTHERS ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE CALL-REM LIVE
TZ1 A) NEAR MISS AT HOUSTON AIRPORT-NATSVO WIPE BROTHERS ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE CALL-PKG
TZ1 C) WEATHER TEASE-STC BROTHERS ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE CALL-REM LIVE
NEAR MISS AT HOUSTON AIRPORT-ON CAM  


DIRECTOR PAGE


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SHOW OPEN-CLIP


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TOSS TO CHAD-OC EAniBx


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TURKEY WATCH LIST-NEWSROOM


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TURKEY WATCH LIST-PKG


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SWFL TRAVEL BUMP SHOT-trx FDOT TOPS


THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND IS UNDERWAY.

36-MILLION AMERICANS WILL BE TRAVELING.

THIS IS A LIVE LOOK AT I-75 FROM THE F-DOT CAMERA--- Return to index of stories...


KY TRAVEL BUMP SHOT-SAT LIVE


THIS IS WHAT I-75 LOOKS LIKE ABOUT A THOUSAND MILES NORTH OF HERE.

THIS IS A LIVE CAMERA IN COVINGTON, KENTUCKY, IN THE CINCINNATI AREA. Return to index of stories...


DALLAS TRAVEL BUMP SHOT-SAT LIVE


AND HERE'S A LIVE LOOK FROM DALLAS.

THIS IS A CAMERA SHOWING THE WOODALL RODGERS FREEWAY. Return to index of stories...


TOSS TO ROBERT-ONCAM


SENIOR CHIEF METEOROLOGIST ROBERT VAN WINKLE IS TRACKING THE WEATHER ACROSS THE COUNTRY.

ROBERT, WILL STORMS CAUSE ANY MAJOR TRAVEL PROBLEMS? Return to index of stories...


TRAVEL FORECAST-ANIBOX STC


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MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND TRAVEL-PKG


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OBAMA VA CONTROVERSY-VO WIPE


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OBAMA VA CONTROVERSY-SOTVO


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ARIZONA WILDFIRE-VO WIPE


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ARIZONA WILDFIRE-SOTVO


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OH FAMILY RESCUED FROM FLOODWATERS-VO WIPE


AN OHIO MAN RISKED HIS OWN LIFE TO SAVE A FAMILY TRAPPED IN FLOODWATERS.

SEVERAL INCHES OF RAIN FILLED UP A SECTION OF I-70 NEAR DAYTON WEDNESDAY.

MATT LOUIS WAS HEADING HOME FROM A FISHING TRIP WHEN HIS TRUCK GOT STUCK IN THE WATER.

WHEN HE GOT OUT HE SAW A FAMILY WITH TWO YOUNG CHILDREN, THAT NEEDED HELP. Return to index of stories...


OH FAMILY RESCUED FROM FLOODWATERS-2 SOTVO


"The EMTs were on the other side of the wall and I was walking towards them and I asked them if they would want me to go and help this lady because she was screaming out of her window, 'I can't swim!' And she's like she can't swim. Do you want me to go help? I'm already half way there."

"I have a couple of kids about the same age. It was just an instinct at the time, I think."

LOUIS WAS ABLE TO WADE ACROSS THE FLOODWATER AND HELP THE WHOLE FAMILY GET TO DRY GROUND. Return to index of stories...


CLIPPERS FUTURE-VO


IT LOOKS LIKE THE CLIPPERS WILL SOON HAVE A NEW OWNER.

DONALD STERLING GAVE CONTROL OF THE TEAM TO HIS ESTRANGED WIFE, SHELLEY.

SHE PLANS TO VOLUNTARILY SELL THE FRANCHISE.

THE OTHER NBA OWNERS HAD PLANNED TO VOTE JUNE THIRD TO DECIDE WHETHER TO FORCE DONALD STERLING TO SELL THE TEAM.

THE NBA BANNED STERLING FOR LIFE AFTER AN AUDIO RECORDING CAME OUT OF HIM MAKING RACIST COMMENTS TO HIS GIRLFRIEND. Return to index of stories...


METEOR SHOWER COMING-ONCAM BNR


YOU MIGHT BE ABLE TO SEE A METEOR SHOWER LATE TONIGHT, OR EARLY TOMORROW MORNING.

NASA SAYS THE BEST TIME TO WATCH IS BETWEEN TWO AND FOUR A-M.

EXPERTS THINK THERE WILL BE TWO HUNDRED TO ONE THOUSAND METEORS PER HOUR.

NASA IS HOSTING A LIVE ONLINE CHAT STARTING AT 11 TONIGHT, AND STREAM A LIVE VIEW OF THE SKY.

TO GET TO THE PAGE, HEAD TO OUR WEB SITE, NBC DASH TWO DOT COM.

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TEASE ONE-2SHOT


THE F-A-A IS INVESTIGATING ANOTHER CLOSE CALL IN THE SKY.

THIS TIME, TWO PILOTS HAD TO DO SOME LAST SECOND MANEUVERING TO AVOID HITTING EACH OTHER.

Tower: "United 601 stop your turn, stop your climb and stop your turn United 601."

IN ANOTHER RECORDING THE PILOT SEEMS TO FIGURE OUT HOW THIS HAPPENED.

PLUS: TWO BROTHERS CALLED 9-1-1 TO REPORT A STOLEN GUN.

IT TURNS OUT THE BROTHERS CALLED THE POLICE ON THEMSELVES.

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TZ1 A) NEAR MISS AT HOUSTON AIRPORT-NATSVO WIPE


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TZ1 C) WEATHER TEASE-STC


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TWO COMMERCIAL JETS CAME WITHIN SECONDS OF COLLIDING IN MID AIR.

IT HAPPENED AFTER THEY BOTH TOOK OFF AT BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL AIRPORT IN HOUSTON. Return to index of stories...


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Tower: "United 601, thank you, turn right, right turn."

TWO MORE PASSENGER PLANES GET TOO CLOSE IN THE SKIESaÿ

ON MAY 9, UNITED FLIGHT 601 AND UNITED 437 TOOK OFF FROM BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL AIRPORT IN HOUSTON AT ROUGHLY THE SAME TIME.

SHORTLY AFTER TAKE OFF, FLIGHT 601 IS TOLD TO TURN RIGHTaÿ PUTTING IT IN THE PATH OF THE OTHER PLANE.

MOMENTS LATER, THE CONTROLLER SEEMS TO REALIZE THE MISTAKEaÿ

Tower: "United 601 just stop your heading, stop the turn right there siraÿ"

Tower: "United 601 stop your turn, stop your climb and stop your turn United 601."

THE TWO PLANES CAME WITHIN NEARLY A MILE OF EACH OTHER.

THE ROUGHLY 300 PASSENGERS ON BOTH FLIGHTS MAY NOT HAVE BEEN AWARE OF THE CLOSE, CALL BUT THE PILOTS WERE LEFT WITH QUESTIONS AS TO WHAT WENT WRONGaÿ

United 601 Pilot: "Hey 601 you know what happened there?"

Other Pilot: "You all basically crossed directly over the top of each other. That's' what it looked like from my perspective, I have no idea what's going on over there in the tower. But you know, it was pretty gnarly looking."

United 601 Pilot: "I'm guessing he was supposed to give us a left turn." Return to index of stories...


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THIS IS THE THIRD NEAR MISS IN RECENT WEEKS INVOLVING PASSENGER PLANES.

A SIMILAR INCIDENT HAPPENED OVER NEWARK AIRPORT AND ANOTHER OVER THE PACIFIC OCEAN NEAR HAWAII. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TWO-ON CAM


A FLORIDA MAN WHO WAITED A DECADE FOR A KIDNEY TRANSPLANT FINALLY LEARNED ONE WAS AVAILABLE.

BUT HE DIDN'T HAVE A LOT OF TIME TO GET TO THE HOSPITAL.

AND ON THE WAY, HE GOT A FLAT TIRE.

THEN TWO GUYS BECAME HIS HEROES.

AND AN AMERICAN SCIENTIST FELL 70 FEET WHILE CLIMBING IN THE HIMALAYAS.

IT TOOK HOURS TO GET HELP.

NOW HE'S RECOVERING AND TALKING ABOUT WHAT HE WENT THROUGH. Return to index of stories...


TZ2 A) TRANSPLANT FLAT TIRE RESCUE-VO WIPE


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TZ2 B) CLIMBER SURVIVES FALL-VOTOPS


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ROBERT WX OPEN-CLIP


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FIRST ALERT FORECAST-WXWALL


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...


TRANSPLANT FLAT TIRE RESCUE-ON CAM


A FLORIDA MAN WHO WAS ON A KIDNEY TRANSPLANT LIST FOR 10 YEARS FINALLY GOT A CALL THAT ONE WAS READY.

BUT HE SOON NEEDED ANOTHER MIRACLE. Return to index of stories...


TRANSPLANT FLAT TIRE RESCUE-PKG


ROBERT BARBOUR'S HEALTH WAS FAILING. HE WAITED FOR A NEW KIDNEY FOR TEN YEARS.

FINALLY. TEN DAYS AGO. HE GOT THE CALL HE'D DREAMED OF.

"I told her what time to they need me there? She said, the coordinator said I need you there at 6 in the morning."

BUT DRIVING FROM BRADENTON. THE UNTHINKABLE HAPPENED. HE GOT A FLAT TIRE.

HIS CAREGIVER CALLED 9-1-1 BECAUSE THEY COULDN'T CHANGE THE TIRE IN TIME.

TAMPA POLICE OFFICERS JASON DEROCCO AND GEORGE BOYD GOT THE CALL.

"Somebody who was on their way to the hospital had a flat tire and all we had were snippets that this guy was getting ready for some type of transplant."

BUT TAKE A LOOK AT THIS. ACTUAL VIDEO FROM THEIR PATROL CAR. AND LISTEN TO WHAT HAPPENS WHEN BARBOUR TELLS

THEM WHAT TIME HE HAS TO BE A THE HOSPITAL FOR THE KIDNEY.

HE TELLS THEM 6. AND THEY INSTANTLY HIT THE LIGHTS AND SIREN. REALIZING THEY ONLY HAVE THREE MINUTES TO MAKE IT.

"It was like they made it their priority to get me there and that meant a lot to me."

THEY MADE IT. BARBOUR GOT THE KIDNEY HE SO DESPERATELY NEEDED.

"It's one of the most rewarding things that personally I've done on this job. I've been here seven years and it's one of those calls you go home and you tell your family and your friends and it's just rewarding in its own right." Return to index of stories...


TRANSPLANT FLAT TIRE RESCUE-ONCAM


BARBOUR IS RECOVERING WELL AND EVEN HAD THE OFFICERS SIGNED A STUFFED KIDNEY. Return to index of stories...


RUSSIA BUS PIPELINE BURST-VO


A BUS IN RUSSIA FILLED WITH BOILING WATER AND PEOPLE RUSHED TO GET OUT.

SOMEONE RECORDED THE FRIGHTENING MOMENTS FOR PASSENGERS YESTERDAY.

ALL THIS HAPPENED AFTER A HOT-WATER PIPELINE BURST UNDER THE BUS.

AROUND 20 PEOPLE WERE ON THE BUS AT THE TIME.

13 WERE HURT.

SOME RECEIVED SEVERE BURNS. Return to index of stories...


CLIMBER SURVIVES FALL-OC NATSVO WIPE


AN AMERICAN CLIMBER IS RECOVERING AFTER HE FELL DOWN A CREVASSE IN THE HIMALAYAS MONDAY.

HE STARTED RECORDING ON HIS CAMERA AFTER HE LANDED.

fell through that hole, thankfully I didn't keep falling that way

DOCTOR JOHN ALL, A SCIENTIST FROM WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY, FELL ABOUT 70 FEET.

HE HAS FIVE BROKEN RIBS AND A BROKEN ARM.

IT TOOK HIM SIX HOURS TO CRAWL OUT OF THE HOLE.

IT TOOK HIM ANOTHER THREE TO GET TO HIS TENT.

WHEN HE GOT THERE HE SENT A TEXT TO HIS FRIENDS WHO CALLED A HELICOPTER TO RESCUE HIM.

HE'S NOW STAYING AT A HOTEL IN KATMANDU WHILE HE RECOVERS FROM HIS INJURIES.

HE SPOKE ABOUT HOW IT HAPPENED. Return to index of stories...


CLIMBER SURVIVES FALL-SOTVO


"Suddenly I went from walking on a flat plain of snow with no hint of a crevasse to falling down a mineshaft, and my face smashed against the front wall, and I started bouncing back and forth.

THIS ISN'T STOPPING HIM.

HE PLANS TO HEAD TO PERU NEXT MONTH FOR ANOTHER CLIMBING TRIP. Return to index of stories...


FISHING CARS FROM DETROIT RIVER-VO


POLICE ARE PULLING CARS OUT OF THE DETROIT RIVER.

THEY SAY THEY FOUND AT LEAST 17 VEHICLES THAT WERE DUMPED IN ONE SPOT.

INVESTIGATORS THINK MANY OF THEM WERE INVOLVED IN CRIMES, SO POLICE WILL ASSIGN A CASE TO EACH ONE. Return to index of stories...


BAD DENTIST IN PASCO CO-SS


A FLORIDA DENTIST IS ACCUSED OF PULLING HEALTHY TEETH FROM TO SELL THEM DENTURES.

THIS IS ALL PART OF A LARGER MEDICAID FRAUD INVESTIGATION INTO DOCTOR MIRANDA SMITH, FROM PASCO COUNTY.

, FACES MEDICAID FRAUD CHARGES.

INVESTIGATORS WITH THE STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE STARTED LOOKING INTO HER PRACTICE AFTER GETTING COMPLAINTS.

HER PATIENTS REPORTED SUSPICIOUS BILLING.

ACCORDING TO INVESTIGATORS, SMITH BILLED MEDICAID FOR X-RAYS, ANESTHESIA, AND OTHER DENTAL PROCEDURES THAT WERE NOT PERFORMED.

THE STATE SUSPENDED HER LICENSE. Return to index of stories...


TEASE THREE-2SHOT


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TZ3 A) BROTHERS ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE CALL-TBA


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AHEAD AT 6-BANNER


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A)-TBA


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TOSS TO CHRISTINA-trx OC EAniBx


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BROTHERS ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE CALL-REM LIVE


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BROTHERS ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE CALL-PKG


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BROTHERS ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE CALL-REM LIVE


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