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ANCHOR SUPERS 6:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL
DIRECTORS PAGE TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT
HEADLINES TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
HL1) LEHIGH BRUSH FIRE-TRX-SOTVO NAPLES MANSION FIRE-2SH-VO-WIPE
HL2) TSA AIRPORTS-TRX-VO LEHIGH BRUSH FIRE-VOTOPS-ANIBOX
HL3) POT SHORTAGE-TRX-SOTVO FL LIGHTNING-LIVE
GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH FL LIGHTNING-VO
6:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL FL LIGHTNING-LIVE
TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT FMB VOYEURISM-OC-VO
TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC EBT THEFT CASE-OC-SS-VO
LEHIGH BRUSH FIRE-OC-ZMAP-SOTVO TRUCK HITS HOUSE-TRX-SOTVO, PLASMA
FB COMMENTS-CGTOPS MIAMI BOATS CRASH-OC-VO
NAPLES MANSION FIRE-OC-SOTVO COLLIER OIL DRILLING-OC-VO
CAPE TAX COLLECTOR FLOOD-OTS-TRX-OBX TRACKING THE DOW-ONCAM
CAPE TAX COLLECTOR FLOOD-LIVE NAPLES DR KFC GIRL EYE-OC-VO
CAPE TAX COLLECTOR FLOOD-VO-BNR NAPLES DR KFC GIRL EYE-SOTVO
CAPE TAX COLLECTOR FLOOD-LIVE FL SINKHOLE MAP-OC-VO
COLLIER VA NURSING HOME-OC-VO TRUCK INTO WATER-TRX-VO
NEW TSA MEASURES-TRX-VO IN PLASMA GEORGE MCNEILL-OC-SOTVO
NEW TSA MEASURES-SOTVO, PLASMA QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-SS
IRAQ MILITANT LEADER VIDEO-OC-TRX-VO FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
PALESTINIAN TEEN-OC-VO BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
IMMIGRATION CONGRESS-OC-SOTVO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
POT SHORTAGE WASHINGTON-OC-VO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
POT SHORTAGE WASHINGTON-SOTVO TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-SOTVO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES-VO IN PLASMA
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES-SOTVO, PLASMA
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL CLIPPERS SALE TRIAL-OC-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX RSW EXECUTIVE VALET-OC-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP JESSICA SIMPSON MARRIES-VOTOPS
CA GREAT WHITE SHARK-SOTVOTOPS, IN PLASMA MOM BANNED FROM FACEBOOK-OC-SS
GREAT WHITE OFF SWFL-TRX-MITTO COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT-SS
NIGERIA GIRLS ESCAPE-ONCAM NBC2 WEATHER APP TEASE-TRX-SS
WOMAN KILLED FOWLER-OC-VO WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
TODDLER HOT CAR-OC-VO BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
CA AND NJ GUN LAWS-ONCAM TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
MARATHON BOMBING FRIEND TRIAL-VOTOPS 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
MMIGRATION CONCERT-OC-VO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
WIMBLEDON WINNER-OC-SOTVO TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT-OMNI TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 NAPLES KID CLIMBER-OC-SS-VO-SS
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS COLLIER BEARS-OC-TRX-VO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT COLLIER BEARS-SOTVO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-WX WALL NAPLES FIRE MERGER-OC-TRX-VO
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP CHARCO TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX-SS
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC COFFEE WINE-OC-SS
NSA PEEKING AT US-OTS TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
BEER DRINKING U.S.-SSTOPS TS NAPLES MANSION FIRE-VOTOPS
FUSELAGE FALL OFF TRAIN INTO WATER-OC-VO TS LEHIGH BRUSH FIRE-VOTOPS
JEEP WRANGLER CHANGES-OTS TS LIGHTNING STRIKES FL-VIDBOXTOPS
tease fl lightning-TRX-VO-OMNI TS CAPE TAX COLLECTOR CLOSED-VOTOPS
BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM TS NAPLES KFC GIRL-VOTOPS
HL1) FL LIGHTNING-TRX-LIVE, VO BACKUP NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-SSTOPS
HL2) DEADLY BOAT CRASH-TRX-VO DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
HL3) FL SINKHOLES-TRX-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
GOOD MORNING-2SHOT GOODBYE-4-SHOT


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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HEADLINES


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HL1) LEHIGH BRUSH FIRE-TRX-SOTVO


Juan Triay / Lehigh Acres

"If we hadn't looked. it just would've gotten out of control."

RIGHT NOW ON NBC-2 NEWS TODAY ---

AMATEUR FIREFIGHTERS SAVE THE DAY!

BUT PEOPLE LIVING IN THIS LEE COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD SAY THERE'S A MUCH BIGGER ISSUE THAT NEEDS TO BE ADDRESSED. Return to index of stories...


HL2) TSA AIRPORTS-TRX-VO


PLUS, THAT SMARTPHONE BETTER WORK!

WITH CONCERN ABOUT AL-QAEDA EFFORTS TO PRODUCE A BOMB THAT WOULD GO UNDETECTED THROUGH SECURITY, WHAT SOME PASSENGERS WILL BE ASKED TO DO WITH THEIR ELECTRONIC DEVICES. Return to index of stories...


HL3) POT SHORTAGE-TRX-SOTVO


S/ Amber McGowan / Cannabis City Manager 00-05

"any empty cabinetry that you see here will be filled with cannabis"

AND, ALL HANDS ON DECK -- AS WASHINGTON STATE PREPARES FOR HISTORIC POT SALES.

BUT, WHAT MANY MARIJUANA SHOPS ARE AFRAID WILL HAPPEN THIS WEEK. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH


GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND HAPPY MONDAY!

I'M CLAY MILLER.

I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING rain on the radar 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 WE'RE CHECKING TO SEE IF THERE ARE ANY DELAYS ON THE ROADWAYS.

NATASHA 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...


LEHIGH BRUSH FIRE-OC-ZMAP-SOTVO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT SOME AMATEUR FIREFIGHTERS THAT SAVED THEIR OWN HOMES THIS WEEKEND.

AND WHAT MANY CALL A PROBLEM THAT NEEDS A SOLUTION.

A LIGHTNING STRIKE IGNITED A BRUSH FIRE ON NIMITZ BOULEVARD IN LEHIGH ACRES ON SUNDAY.

WHAT THEY DID NEXT, LIKELY SAVED THEM FROM WATCHING THEIR PRIZED POSSESSIONS GO UP IN FLAMES.

Juan Triay / Lehigh Acres

"It shook the house, I mean it felt like a bomb going off."

Lisa Snodgrass / Lehigh Acres

"It was just this loud sound, I thought it was gunshots or something. It was like boom, boom, boom."

A GROUP OF QUICK-THINKING NEIGHBORS, RISKING THEIR OWN SAFETY, GRABBED ANYTHING THEY COULD. AND THEY WERE ABLE TO KNOCK OUT MOST OF THE FLAMES. Return to index of stories...


FB COMMENTS-CGTOPS


WE'VE GOTTEN A LOT OF COMMENTS ON OUR NBC2 FACEBOOK PAGE ABOUT THIS ---

TARA WRITES "THERE WILL BE A LOT MORE OF THIS IF THE ASSESSMENT DOES NOT PASS IN NOVEMBER."

SHE'S REFERRING TO A PROPOSAL THAT WOULD INCREASE THE FIRE DEPARTMENT'S BUDGET, BUT WOULD ALSO COST TAXPAYERS.

ALBERT RAISES THIS POINT -QUOTE - "HAVING UN-TRAINED PEOPLE OUT HELPING LIKE THAT, I FIND THAT DISTURBING."

AND RITA COMMENTED --- "GREAT REACTION OBVIOUSLY OF THE RESIDENTS."

AS ALWAYS THANK YOU FOR WEIGHING-IN. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES MANSION FIRE-OC-SOTVO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS WORKING TO NAIL DOWN A DAMAGE ESTIMATE ---

AFTER FLAMES DESTROY A MILLION DOLLAR NAPLES MANSION.

NBC-2 SPOKE WITH A NEIGHBOR WHO SAYS --

THE DEVASTATING FIRE HAS SENT SHOCKWAVES THROUGH THE ENTIRE COMMUNITY.

Maria Elias, Quail West Resident

14:00:16 " I mean there were lightning strikes everywhere we actually thought they were fireworks." 14:00:21

Frank Giuliano, Deputy-Chief, Bonita Springs Fire Rescue

14:03:06 "Lightning hit the roof, energized the outside BBQ grill and caught that on fire, whIch caught the attic on fire." 14:03:16

LIGHTNING IS BLAMED FOR STARTING THE FIRE ON SOMERS DRIVE IN THE GATED QUAIL WEST COMMUNITY.

THE HOMEOWNERS, WHO DIDN'T WANT TO TALK ON CAMERA TELL US THEY ACTUALLY FELT THE LIGHTNING HIT THE HOUSE.

THE STATE FIRE MARSHALL HASN'T SAID IF THE HOME IS A TOTAL LOSS. Return to index of stories...


CAPE TAX COLLECTOR FLOOD-OTS-TRX-OBX


HAPPENING RIGHT NOW--- A MAJOR LEAK FORCES ONE OF THE LEE COUNTY TAX COLLECTORS OFFICES TO CLOSE.

THIS IS HAPPENING AT THE CAPE CORAL OFFICE. WHERE THE CLEANUP IS WELL UNDERWAY.

NBC 2'S SAM SWEENEY LIVE ON SCENE. SAM WHATS HAPPENING? Return to index of stories...


CAPE TAX COLLECTOR FLOOD-LIVE


EMERGENCY CLEAN UP CREWS HAVE BEEN WORKING HERE SINCE 8 LAST NIGHT. Return to index of stories...


CAPE TAX COLLECTOR FLOOD-VO-BNR


SO FAR THEYVE RIPPED OUT THE DRY WALL HERE ON THE BOTTOM FLOOR AND ALL OF THE CARPETS. THEY SAY THE ENTIRE FIRST FLOOR FLOODED BECAUSE OF A FAULTY DRAIN.

IF YOU LIVE IN THIS AREA YOU KNOW THIS OFFICE IS PACKED DAILY.

IF YOU PLANNED TO COME HERE TODAY. YOU WILL NEED TO GO TO ANOTHER LOCATION IN THE COUNTY.

THE TWO CLOSEST TO HERE ARE:

NORTH FORT MYERS IN THE MERCHANTS CROSSING SHOPPING CENTER

AND THE OTHER IN SOUTH FORT MYERS ON PINE RIDGE ROAD.

ALL OTHER LOCATIONS WILL BE OPEN.

THEY ARE LISTED AT NBC DASH TWO DOT COM, JUST CLICK NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


CAPE TAX COLLECTOR FLOOD-LIVE


NBC-2 JUST SPOKE WITH CREWS HERE--- THEY ARE SETTING UP FANS TO DRY OUT THE BUILDING BUT TELL ME IT COULD TAKE DAYS BEFORE EVERYTHING IS BACK UP AND RUNNING. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER VA NURSING HOME-OC-VO


NEW THIS MORNING ---

AN UPDATE TO COLLIER COUNTY'S CHANCES OF BEING SELECTED FOR A NURSING HOME FOR VETERANS.

IT WOULD PROVIDE 120 BEDS AND ALMOST 200 JOBS.

BUT ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS ----

CHANCES ARE SLIM AFTER COLLIER CAME IN THIRD PLACE AGAINST COMPETING SITES IN ST. LUCIE AND MARION COUNTIES.

THAT'S DESPITE COLLIER COUNTY BEING COMMITTED TO A 500 THOUSAND DOLLAR INCENTIVE.

A DECISION WILL BE MADE IN AUGUST. Return to index of stories...


NEW TSA MEASURES-TRX-VO IN PLASMA


POWER IT UP -- OR LEAVE IT BEHIND.

YOU'LL BE HEARING MORE ABOUT THIS IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

SOME SMARTPHONE USERS WILL HAVE TO PROVE THEIR DEVICES WORK!

SCREENERS AT OVERSEAS AIRPORTS MAY START ASKING U.S. BOUND PASSENGERS TO POWER ON THEIR ELECTRONICS.

AND IF THEY CAN'T, THNEY CAN'T FLY.

IT'S A NEW T-S-A MEASURE TO PROVE ELECTRONICS ARE NOT EXPLOSIVE DEVICES. Return to index of stories...


NEW TSA MEASURES-SOTVO, PLASMA


"Our job is to try to anticipate the next attack, not simply react to the last one. And so we continually evaluate the world situation, and we know that there remains a terrorist threat to the United States, and aviation security is a large part of that."

HOMELAND SECURITY SAYS THE SECURITY CHANGES WOULD PRIMARILY FOCUS ON AIRPORTS IN EUROPE AND THE MIDDLE EAST.

THE U-K DEPARTMENT FOR TRANSPORT RECENTLY CONFIRMED IT IS STEPPING UP SOME OF ITS AVIATION SECURITY MEASURES. Return to index of stories...


IRAQ MILITANT LEADER VIDEO-OC-TRX-VO


DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW ---

OUT IN THE OPEN.

VIDEO SURFACES IN IRAQ CLAIMING TO SHOW THE EXTREMIST LEADER OF ISIS PREACHING IN PUBLIC ----

RIGHT NOW IRAQ SECURITY OFFICIALS ARE ANALYZING THE TAPE SHOWING THE TOP MILITANT.

THE VIDEO BELIEVED IS BELIEVED TO SHOW HIM DELIVERING A SERMON AT A MOSQUE IN MOSUL.

THIS IS A BIG DEAL BECAUSE IT WOULD BE THE FIRST PUBLIC APPEARANCE FOR THE ISLAMIC STATE GROUP LEADER. Return to index of stories...


PALESTINIAN TEEN-OC-VO


NOW TO THE LATEST VIOLENCE BETWEEN ISRAEL AND PALESTINE.

THE PALESTINIAN-AMERICAN TEENAGER BEATEN BY ISRAELI POLICE WAS JUST RELEASED FROM JAIL YESTERDAY.

TARIQ ABU KHDEIR WAS RELEASED TO HIS PARENTS, ALL OF WHOM WERE VISITING JERUSALEM FROM TAMPA.

THE INCIDENT OCCURRED DAYS AFTER ANOTHER PALESTINIAN TEEN, KHDEIR'S COUSIN, WAS ABDUCTED AND MURDERED.

ISRAELI OFFICIALS SAID THEY MADE SEVERAL ARRESTS IN CONNECTION WITH THE KILLING. Return to index of stories...


IMMIGRATION CONGRESS-OC-SOTVO


MEMBERS OF CONGRESS ARE GETTING BACK TO WORK THIS WEEK AFTER A JULY FOURTH RECESS THAT SAW A DRAMATIC SHIFT IN THE CONVERSATION OVER IMMIGRATION REFORM.

super burned in

Texas

"They are one step behind. They should have seen this coming a long time ago."

super burned in

Arizona

"It doesn't help when the president says that he has a pen and he has a phone."

PRESIDENT OBAMA HAS ASKED LAWMAKERS TO SIGN A $2 BILLION DOLLAR CHECK TO DEAL WITH THE SUDDEN INFLUX OF UNDOCUMENTED UNDERAGE IMMIGRANTS.

THE PRESIDENT IS UNDER GROWING PRESSURE TO VISIT THE BORDER.

HE'LL BE IN TEXAS FOR FUNDRAISING LATER THIS WEEK. Return to index of stories...


POT SHORTAGE WASHINGTON-OC-VO


HERE WE GO AGAIN!

FIRST IT WAS COLORADO.

NOW WASHINGTON STATE IS ABOUT TO START SELLING RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA.

STORES COULD BEGIN OPERATIONS AS EARLY AS TOMORROW WITH UP TO 20 EXPECTED TO OPEN STATEWIDE.

IT'S UNDER A HEAVILY REGULATED AND TAXED SYSTEM THAT VOTERS APPROVED IN NOVEMBER 2012.

BUT MANY SHOP OWNERS ARE WORRIED ABOUT RUNNING OUT OF POT IN A MATTER OF HOURS. LARGELY BECAUSE OF LIMITED HARVESTS BY LICENSED GROWERS. Return to index of stories...


POT SHORTAGE WASHINGTON-SOTVO


S/ Amber McGowan / Cannabis City Manager 107-115

"it's fairly sparse. We only have 10 pounds which will sell out the 1st day, no doubt about that"

79 GROWERS HAVE BEEN LICENSED IN WASHINGTON STATE.

THAT COVERS ENOUGH SPACE FOR 10 FOOTBALL FIELDS WORTH OF POT.

BUT MOST GROWERS DON'T EXPECT TO HAVE THEIR FIRST SHIPMENT READY UNTIL LATE SUMMER. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-SOTVO


UP NEXT ON NBC-2 NEWS TODAY---

GROWING CONCERNS OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST. AFTER A GREAT WHITE SHARK BIT A SWIMMER OVER THE WEEKEND.

nats of people commenting , guy screaming in background

AND THE EMOTIONAL REUNION BETWEEN THE VICTIM AND THE MAN WHO SAVED HIM. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK ONE 6:09:48


HIT TIME 6:09:48

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


6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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


Full Forecast

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

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


TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI 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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CA GREAT WHITE SHARK-SOTVOTOPS, IN PLASMA


nats of swimmer screaming, people commentating, bleeped out

THIS MORNING WE HAVE NEW DETAILS ABOUT A MAN BITTEN BY A GREAT WHITE OFF CALIFORNIA'S MANHATTAN BEACH.

IT HAPPENED SATURDAY.

THE VICTIM SAYS IT LOOKED RIGHT AT HIM, AND THEN BIT HIM ON THE SIDE OF HIS CHEST.

LONG DISTANCE SWIMMER STEVE ROBLES IS UPSET WITH A FISHERMAN, WHO HOOKED THE JUVENILE GREAT WHITE, AND DIDN'T CUT THE LINE RIGHT AWAY.

ON SUNDAY, THE INJURED SWIMMER MET ONE OF THE MEN WHO RESCUED HIM.

THEY HUGGED IT OUT AND ROBLES THANKED JUSTIN HOOT FOR SAVING HIS LIFE BY PULLING HIM OUT OF THE WATER.

ROBLES IS A DEDICATED LONG-DISTANCE SWIMMER AND SAYS HE WILL RETURN TO THE OCEAN. Return to index of stories...


GREAT WHITE OFF SWFL-TRX-MITTO


AND CHECK THIS OUT ---

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA HAS ITS OWN GREAT WHITE SHARK PATROLLING THE GULF.

ACCORDING TO "OCEARCH". KATHARINE IS NEAR SARASOTA ---- SEE THAT ORANGE PING OFF THE COAST?

SHE'S 14 FEET AND 23-HUNDRED POUNDS.

THE PEOPLE AT OCEARCH JOKE ON THEIR FACEBOOK PAGE THAT KATHERINE MIGHT BE ONE HER WAY TO VISIT HER OLD FRIENDS AT MOTE MARINE LAB.

YOU CAN TRACK KATHARINE, TOO AT OCEARCH DOT ORG. Return to index of stories...


NIGERIA GIRLS ESCAPE-ONCAM


JUST INTO OUR NEWSROOM ---

OFFICIALS SAY 63 GIRLS AND WOMEN ABDUCTED BY BOKO HARAM IN NIGERIA 2 WEEKS AGO. HAVE ESCAPED.

THE DARING ESCAPE COMES AFTER DAYS OF HEAVY FIGHTING IN NORTHEAST NIGERIA. Return to index of stories...


WOMAN KILLED FOWLER-OC-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT THE NAME OF A WOMAN RUN OVER AND KILLED ON FOWLER AND MARKET ON SATURDAY.

IT HAPPENED JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT ON FOWLER STREET NEAR MARKET STREET.

A WOMAN WAS CROSSING THE ROAD WHEN SHE WAS HIT BY A VEHICLE.

SHE DIED AT THE HOSPITAL.

POLICE AREN'T SAYING IF ANY CHARGES WILL BE FILED. Return to index of stories...


TODDLER HOT CAR-OC-VO


NOW TO THE LATEST ON THE GEORGIA HOT CAR DEATH INVESTIGATION.

THE FOCUS NOW SHIFTS TO THE MOTHER OF THE TODDLER THAT WAS KILLED.

30-YEAR-OLD LEANN HARRIS HAS NOT BEEN CHARGED WITH ANY CRIME.

BUT POLICE HAVE SAID THAT, LIKE HER HUSBAND, SHE RESEARCHED CHILDREN DYING IN HOT VEHICLES PRIOR TO HER SON COOPER'S DEATH.

AND WHEN WORKERS TOLD HER THAT COOPER HAD NEVER BEEN DROPPED OFF, SHE CALMLY RESPONDED, "ROSS MUST HAVE LEFT HIM IN THE CAR. THERE'S NO OTHER EXPLANATION."

AND, WHEN SHE WAS REUNITED WITH HER HUSBAND, SHE ASKED HIM, "DID YOU SAY TOO MUCH?" ACCORDING TO INVESTIGATORS. Return to index of stories...


CA AND NJ GUN LAWS-ONCAM


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TAKING AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT WHAT SOME STATES ARE DOING TO PREVENT MASS SHOOTINGS.

LAWMAKERS IN CALIFORNIA AND NEW JERSEY ARE NOW CONSIDERING REGULATIONS SIMILAR TO A CONNECTICUT LAW. THAT ALLOWS THE TEMPORARY SEIZURE OF GUNS, WHEN THERE'S EVIDENCE THAT A PERSON COULD BE A DANGER TO THEMSELVES OR OTHERS.

GUN SUPPORTERS ARGUE THAT SEIZURE LAWS INFRINGE UPON CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS, AND THAT AUTHORITIES ABUSE THEM. Return to index of stories...


MARATHON BOMBING FRIEND TRIAL-VOTOPS


A BIG HEADLINE AS YOU WAKE UP ---

OPENING STATEMENTS IN THE FIRST CRIMINAL TRIAL LINKED TO THE BOSTON MARATHON BOMBING ARE SET TO BEGIN TODAY.

A 20-YEAR-OLD IS CHARGED WITH OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE. ACCUSED OF TAKING ITEMS FROM DZHOKHAR TSARNAEV'S DORM ROOM SEVERAL DAYS AFTER THE BOMBING.

THE FRIEND IS NOT ACCUSED OF HAVING ANYTHING TO DO WITH THE ACTUAL BOMBING AT THE 2013 BOSTON MARATHON. Return to index of stories...


MMIGRATION CONCERT-OC-VO


A WEEK OF HEIGHTENED TENSIONS ALONG THE U-S MEXICO BORDER ENDS ON A POSITIVE NOTE.

SUPPORTERS OF UNDOCUMENTED FAMILIES HOSTED A BI-NATIONAL CONCERT WHERE SYMPHONIES ON BOTH SIDES OF THE FENCE PERFORMED TOGETHER.

MUSICIANS PLAYED CLASSICAL SONGS FROM BOTH MEXICO AND AMERICA. Return to index of stories...


WIMBLEDON WINNER-OC-SOTVO


AND YOU'LL BE HEARING MORE ABOUT THIS ---

NOVAK DJOKOVIC STOPPED ROGER FEDERER FROM MAKING HISTORY.

nats of tennis match

THE SERBIAN TENNIS STAR CAPTURED HIS SECOND TITLE AT WIMBLEDON, PREVENTING THE SWISS LEGEND FROM WINNING A RECORD EIGHTH.

DJOKOVIC CAME ROARING BACK TO WIN THE FIFTH SET AND MATCH. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT-OMNI


THIS IS GETTING A LOT OF ATTENTION THIS MORNING ---

TURNS OUT THE N-S-A IS PEEKING AT AVERAGE CITIZENS MORE THAN ANYTHING ELSE.

PLUS, CHANGES ARE COMING TO THE JEEP WRANGLER. WHAT WILL FANS THINK? YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK TWO 6:18:05


HIT TIME 6:18:05AM

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


FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS


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

THIS IS FROM BRIANNE MEADOWS OF CAPE CORAL

SHE CALLS THIS "FINGER PAINTING GONE WRONG".

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


NSA PEEKING AT US-OTS


CAUGHT IN THE SNARE.

NEW THIS MORNING ---- THE WASHINGTON POST SAYS MOST OF THE MESSAGES INTERCEPTED BY THE NATIONAL

SECURITY AGENCY WERE FROM REGULAR INTERNET USERS, NOT THE INTENDED FOREIGN

SURVEILLANCE TARGETS.

THE NEWSPAPER ANALYZED DATA PROVIDED BY FORMER N-S-A CONTRACTOR

EDWARD SNOWDEN. Return to index of stories...


BEER DRINKING U.S.-SSTOPS


THIS IS ALL NEW THIS MORNING --- AND WE THOUGHT YOU MIGHT FIND IT INTERESTING ---

NORTH DAKOTA IS THE CHAMPION IN U-S BEER DRINKING.

THE AVERAGE PERSON IN NORTH DAKOTA DRINKS MORE THAN 43 GALLONS OF BEER EVERY YEAR --- THAT'S ALMOST 3 KEGS!

NEW HAMPSHIRE CAME IN SECOND PLACE.

AND MONTANA THIRD. Return to index of stories...


FUSELAGE FALL OFF TRAIN INTO WATER-OC-VO


YOU DON'T SEE THIS EVERYDAY ---

A PLANE THAT FELL OFF A TRAIN IS BLOCKING BOATS IN A RIVER.

THE TRAIN CARRYING BOEING AIRCRAFT FUSELAGES DERAILED IN MONTANA. SENDING THE AIRCRAFT PARTS INTO A RIVER.

THE TRAIN DERAILED THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

FORTUNATELY NO ONE WAS HURT.

BOEING HAS A TEAM ON SCENE

CLEANUP WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH TOMORROW. Return to index of stories...


JEEP WRANGLER CHANGES-OTS


JEEP FANS LISTEN TO THIS!

THE NEXT VERSION OF THE JEEP WRANGLER COULD BE *VERY DIFFERENT*.

CHRYSLER WANTS TO IMPROVE THE TOUGH LITTLE S-U-V'S GAS MILEAGE.

THAT COULD MEAN LIGHTER MATERIALS. MORE GEARS. AND MAYBE A SMALLER ENGINE.

RIGHT NOW, THE WRANGLER ONLY GETS 17 MILES A GALLON. Return to index of stories...


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ALL NEW RIGHT NOW ---

NBC-2 IS DIGGING FOR ANSWERS AFTER LIGHTNING IGNITES TWO MAJOR FIRES IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA --- WHAT CAN HOMEOWNERS DO TO PROTECT THEIR PROPERTY? IN A LIVE REPORT. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM


HIT TIME 6:27:03

LENGTH 2:37 Return to index of stories...


HL1) FL LIGHTNING-TRX-LIVE, VO BACKUP


FOR THE THIRD TIME IN TWO WEEKS, LIGHTNING SPARKS A FIRE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA --

WE FOUND OUT, YOU MAY NOT BE AS PROTECTED AS YOU THOUGHT -- WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TO PROTECT YOUR HOME AND YOUR FAMILY, IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


HL2) DEADLY BOAT CRASH-TRX-VO


PLUS --- POLICE DESCRIBE A CHAOTIC SCENE --- THE WORST THEY'VE EVER SEEN.

FOUR YOUNG ADULTS ARE DEAD AFTER THEIR BOAT CRASHED VIOLENTLY WITH ANOTHER. AFTER FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS. Return to index of stories...


HL3) FL SINKHOLES-TRX-VO


AND ALL NEW AS YOU WAKE UP ---

HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE A MAP OF FLORIDA --- SHOWING EXACTLY WHERE SINKHOLES ARE LIKELY TO FORM?

NBC-2 IS TRACKING WHEN THAT WILL HAPPEN. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2SHOT


GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND HAPPY MONDAY.

I'M KRISTA FOGELSING.

AND I'M CLAY MILLER.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEORLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING RAIN ON THE RADAR RIGHT NOW. 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 NBC-2 IS CLOSELY WATCHING THE ROADS FOR YOU.

NATASHA 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...


NAPLES MANSION FIRE-2SH-VO-WIPE


OUR TOP STORY AS YOU WAKE UP ---

NON-STOP LIGHTNING STRIKES THREATENING HOMES IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

TAKE A LOOK ---

NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT IF THIS NAPLES MANSION IN THE GATED QUAIL WEST COMMUNITY, IS A COMPLETE LOSS AFTER LIGHTNING STRUCK THE ROOF THIS WEEKEND. Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH BRUSH FIRE-VOTOPS-ANIBOX


AND CHECK THIS OUT ---

AMATEUR FIREFIGHTERS MANAGE TO PUT OUT A BRUSH FIRE IN LEHIGH ACRES BEFORE IT GOT TO THEIR HOMES ON NIMITZ BOULEVARD.

WE WANTED TO KNOW, WHAT CAN YOU CAN DO TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM A LIGHTNING STRIKE --.

NBC2'S CLIFTON FRENCH HAS BEEN DIGGING FOR ANSWERS.

HE'S LIVE IN LEHIGH ACRES WHERE THAT BRUSH FIRE BROKE OUT---

CLIFF -- YOU FOUND SEVERAL THINGS THAT CAN KEEP PEOPLE SAFE -- Return to index of stories...


FL LIGHTNING-LIVE


ONE IS CLEARING THE BRUSH AWAY FROM YOUR HOME --

IT DOESN'T TAKE LONG FOR A FIRE LIKE THIS ONE TO TAKE OFF --

BUT WHAT ABOUT A DIRECT STRIKE TO YOUR HOUSE?

VO:

FIREFIGHTERS TOLD US A LIGHTNING ROD COULD HAVE PREVENTED THIS HOUSE FIRE IN THE QUAIL WEST NEIGHBORHOOD ON SATURDAY --

BUT I FOUND OUT LIGHTNING RODS MAY NOT GIVE YOU ALL OF THE PROTECTION YOU NEED -- AND IT'S ALL BECAUSE OF OUR SANDY SOIL, WHICH DOESN'T CONDUCT ENERGY WELL --

A STUDY DONE BY THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA FOUND A STRIKE TO A ROD CAN STILL CAUSE A FIRE, PLUS DESTROY ANYTHING PLUGGED IN THAT HAS A MOTOR.

IT SUGGESTS ADDING A SURGE PROTECTOR AT THE METER IN ADDITION TO LIGHTNING RODS --

TAG:

ON TOP OF KEEPING YOUR ELECTRONICS SAFE -- THAT STUDY SAYS A MEETER SURGE PROTECTOR CAN GREATLY REDUCE THE CHANCE OF A FIRE - Return to index of stories...


FL LIGHTNING-VO


FLORIDA IS KNOWN FOR BEING THE DEADLIEST STATE IN THE COUNTRY FOR LIGHTNING STRIKES - AND 2014 HAS BEEN NO EXCEPTION.

THE TAMPA TRIBUNE REPORTS FOUR PEOPLE IN FLORIDA HAVE BEEN FATALLY STRUCK SO FAR THIS YEAR.

THAT'S THE SAME NUMBER AS IN THE REST OF THE ENTIRE NATION, ACCORDING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

SUMMER IS THE PEAK SEASON FOR LIGHTNING.

THERE WERE FOUR LIGHTNING DEATHS IN FLORIDA IN ALL OF 2013.

WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS SAY THERE ARE ABOUT 1 POINT 4 MILLION LIGHTNING STRIKES IN FLORIDA EACH YEAR. Return to index of stories...


FL LIGHTNING-LIVE


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FMB VOYEURISM-OC-VO


NBC-2 WILL BE FOLLOWING THIS HIGH PROFILE COURT CASE IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

IT'S AN UPDATE TO A DISTURBING CASE OF HIDDEN CAMERAS ON FORT MYERS BEACH RENTAL PROPERTY.

IN APRIL. ROBERT MOORE WAS ARRESTED ON SEVERAL COUNTS OF VIDEO VOYERISM AND CHILD PORN.

HE'LL HAVE A COURT HEARING THIS MORNING AT 10AM.

IT IS A PRE TRIAL HEARING AND NBC-2 WILL BE THERE.

MOORE WAS CAUGHT WITH 4-THOUSAND CLIPS WITH 40 DIFFERENT VICTIMS. Return to index of stories...


EBT THEFT CASE-OC-SS-VO


ALSO IN LEE COUNTY COURT TODAY ---

SENTENCING IS SET FOR MICHAEL SCHNATTER, THE RING LEADER OF AN ELABORATE FOOD STAMP SCAM.

INVESTIGATORS SAY SCHNATTER WASN'T JUST SELLING MEAT AND SEAFOOD FROM HIS COMPANY TRUCK. INSTEAD HE WAS CASHING OUT PEOPLE'S ELECTRONIC BENEFITS CARDS.

HE WOULD SWIPE AN E-B-T CARD LIKE THEY GOT FOOD, BUT THEY DIDN'T GET FOOD.

INSTEAD, HE GAVE THEM CASH, BUT HE ONLY GAVE THEM HALF AND KEPT THE REST. Return to index of stories...


TRUCK HITS HOUSE-TRX-SOTVO, PLASMA


Deborah Springard

06:10-15

He would have been in My daughter or my sons room and killed them

Charlie Springard

12:37-43

To be airborne 30 feet, he had to be flying

OVERNIGHT NBC-2 LEARNED THE SUSPECT THAT SLAMMED A TRUCK INTO A LEHIGH ACRES HOUSE, BONDED OUT OF JAIL.

A LEHIGH ACRES FAMILY WALKED OUTSIDE THIS WEEKEND TO FIND A PICKUP TRUCK LEANING ON THEIR HOUSE!​

WHEN THEY OPENED THE FRONT DOOR​ -- A DODGE PICK UP WAS FLIPPED UP ON IT'S GRILL -- AND STANDING STRIAIGHT UP.

THE SUSPECTED DRIVER - JACOB ZAMBRANA -- FACES CHARGES OF RAMMING HIS TRUCK INTO THE FAMILIES HOUSE AND DUI. Return to index of stories...


MIAMI BOATS CRASH-OC-VO


THIS IS JUST AWFUL.

POLICE DESCRIBE A CHAOTIC SCENE IN THAT MIAMI BOAT CRASH ON THE FOURTH OF JULY.

FOUR PEOPLE ARE DEAD.

FLORIDA FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFICIALS SAY THREE BOATS CRASHED ABOUT A MILE AND A HALF OUT FROM DINNER KEY MARINA.

NINE PEOPLE WERE TRANSPORTED AREA HOSPITALS.

INVESTIGATORS SAY ONE BOAT KEPT GOING IN CIRCLES AT ABOUT 20 MILES PER HOUR, AFTER THE DRIVER WAS THROWN INTO THE WATER.

OFFICIALS HAD TO JUMP ONTO THAT BOAT TO MAKE IT STOP.

INVESTIGATORS SAY THE CRASH HAPPENED WHEN EVERYONE WAS TRYING TO GET INTO THE MARINA AFTER THE FIREWORKS. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER OIL DRILLING-OC-VO


LOOKING AHEAD ---

COLLIER COMMISSIONERS MEET THIS WEEK AND ON THE AGENDA --- OIL DRILLING.

ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS ---

COMMISSIONERS ARE SET TO DISCUSS A PROPOSAL TO HIRE AN ATTORNEY.

THAT ATTORNEY WOULD HELP THE COUNTY CHALLENGE THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION'S CONSENT ORDER WITH AN OIL DRILLER.

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


TRACKING THE DOW-ONCAM


THE FINANCIAL MARKETS ARE CHARTING NEW TERRITORY THIS MORNING.

FOR THE FIRST TIME, THE DOW OPENS ABOVE 17-THOUSAND.

THAT'S AN INCREASE OF 3 PERCENT THIS YEAR.

AND MANY INVESTORS THINK THIS BULL MARKET STILL HAS ROOM TO RUN. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES DR KFC GIRL EYE-OC-VO


HAPPENING TODAY ---

A YOUNG GIRL FLIES INTO SOUTHWEST FLORIDA TO GET A NEW EYE.

A NAPLES DOCTOR IS OFFERING UP MORE THAN 40 THOUSAND DOLLARS IN SERVICES TO THE LITTLE GIRL WHO LOST HER EYE AFTER BEING SHE WAS ATTACKED BY A DOG.

YOU MIGHT REMEMBER THIS STORY -- WHICH SWEPT THE NATION.

THREE YEAR OLD VICTORIA'S FAMILY CLAIMS A KFC EMPLOYEE ASKED THEM TO LEAVE BECAUSE OF HER SCARS.

NOW NAPLES DOCTOR RAYMOND PETERS IS OFFERING HER A NEW EYE.

VICTORIA FLYS INTO SOUTHWEST FLORIDA TODAY FOR A WEEK LONG FITTING. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES DR KFC GIRL EYE-SOTVO


TAKE SOT****

RAYMOND PETERS/CENTER FOR CUSTOM PROSTHETICS

45:26-32

That's a lot of that's a lot of work that has to be done for this child and it has to be done right

PETERS SAYS BECAUSE THE GIRL IS SO YOUNG -- SHE'LL NEED A SERIES OF MORE THAN 20 EYES OVER A DECADE. Return to index of stories...


FL SINKHOLE MAP-OC-VO


THIS IS REALLY INTERESTING ---

STATE GEOLOGISTS ARE WELL ON THEIR WAY TO CREATING A STATEWIDE MAP SHOWING WHERE SINKHOLES ARE MOST LIKELY TO FORM.

THAT'S ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS.

THIS IS FILE VIDEO OF A HUGE SINKHOLE IN DUNEDIN, FLORIDA.

LAST YEAR, FLORIDA GOT MORE THAN $1 MILLION DOLLARS FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FOR A THREE-YEAR STUDY.

OFFCIALS SAY THE ULTIMATE DESIRE IS TO HAVE A STATEWIDE MAP TO REDUCE THE RISK OF LOSS OF LIFE AND PROPERTY. Return to index of stories...


TRUCK INTO WATER-TRX-VO


THIS IS INCREDIBLE IN CASE YOU MISSED IT ---

THIS PICK-UP TRUCK -- SOMEHOW SLIPPED INTO THE WATER, IN MATLACHA.

GET THIS -- THERE'S WAS A BABY INSIDE!

THE OWNERS WERE RETURNING FROM A FISHING TRIP AND TRYING TO LOAD THEIR BOAT ONTO THE TRAILER.

STAFF FROM THE MARINA WERE ABLE TO HELP PULL THE TRUCK OUT.

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GEORGE MCNEILL-OC-SOTVO


GEORGE MCNEILL'S THOUGHTS ALL WEEKEND WERE WITH HIS SISTER, MICHELE, WHO HAS BEEN BATTLING CANCER.

MICHELE DIED SUNDAY MORNING. MINUTES BEFORE GEORGE TEED OFF IN THE FINAL ROUND OF THE P-G-A TOUR'S GREENBRIER CLASSIC.

THE NORTH FORT MYERS GRAD WOULDN'T FIND OUT UNTIL AFTER HIS ROUND.

WAIT

BUT MCNEILL CERTAINLY MADE HIS SISTER PROUD. WITH THE BEST EIGHTEEN HOLES OF HIS PROFESSIONAL CAREER.

MCNEILL DIDN'T GET THE WIN. BUT HIS TOP FOUR FINISH EARNS HIM A TRIP TO THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP. ALSO KNOWN AS THE BRITISH OPEN. LATER THIS MONTH.

GEORGE ALSO SKYROCKETS UP TO TWENTY-NINTH IN THE FED EX CUP STANDINGS. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-SS


COMING UP ON NBC-2 NEWS TODAY.

HOW ONE MOTHER. GOT IN TROUBLE WITH FACEBOOK. AFTER POSTING A PICTURE OF HER DAUGHTER AT THE BEACH, NEXT. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM


HIT TIME 6:38:53

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


6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP


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


Weather Trends

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

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


TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX


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TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION OR CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

TAKING A LOOK AT SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROADS RIGHT NOW.

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

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


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES-VO IN PLASMA


HERE WE ARE. RIGHT AFTER THE JULY 4TH HOLIDAY. AND SOME STORES ARE ALREADY OFFERING BACK TO SCHOOL SALES. THAT'S THE EARLIEST EVER!

AND GET THIS --- A NATIONAL RETAIL FEDERATION SURVEY FOUND. THIS IS WHAT SHOPPERS WANT. Return to index of stories...


BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES-SOTVO, PLASMA


"An advantage to shopping as early as July is you're guaranteed to get your hands on the hottest products / and if you do wait till August, it's likely you won't get those types of items. / If you are a family with a lot of kids, that late august shopping time frame can really be chaotic and for those that like to plan, shopping early is really the way to go"

THE RETAIL FEDERATION SAYS THE BETTER BARGAINS ARE AVAILABLE NOW BECAUSE IT HELPS RETAILERS MOVE MERCHANDISE TO MAKE WAY FOR THE NEXT SALES EVENT. Return to index of stories...


CLIPPERS SALE TRIAL-OC-VO


A TRIAL OVER THE TWO-BILLION DOLLAR SALE OF THE LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS BEGINS TODAY.

DONALD STERLING'S ATTORNEYS SAY HIS ESTRANGED WIFE SHELLY DID NOT HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO NEGOTIATE THE SALE.

AFTER RECORDINGS OF DONALD STERLING'S RACIST REMARKS BECAME PUBLIC, SHELLY STERLING WORKED OUT A DEAL TO SELL THE N-B-A TEAM TO FORMER MICROSOFT CEO, STEVE BALLMER. Return to index of stories...


RSW EXECUTIVE VALET-OC-VO


A HEADS UP IF YOU PARK YOUR CAR NEAR SOUTHWEST FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT BEFORE FLYING OUT.

PARKING WILL START AT A NEW LOCATION TOMORROW.

EXECUTIVE VALET'S OFF SITE PARKING LOT IS MOVING.

THE COMPANY JUST BOUGHT DRIVE-IN-FLY-OUT- LOCATED ON RADAR COURT. JUST A LITTLE MORE SOUTH ON TREELINE AVENUE. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX


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

MILEY CYRUS HAD A WILD JULY 4TH WEEKEND.

ON INSTAGRAM SHE DEBUTED A NEW TATTOO IN MEMORY OF HER LATE DOG FLOYD.

HER FRIENDS ALSO GOT MATCHING TATS.

IT SAYS "WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FWIENDS."

IT'S NOT CLEAR IF THEY ARE REAL, BUT A TATTOO ARTIST CAN BE SEEN INKING MILEY.

SHE HAS SINCE GOTTEN A NEW PUPPY. Return to index of stories...


JESSICA SIMPSON MARRIES-VOTOPS


JESSICA SIMPSON IS A MARRIED WOMAN AGAIN.

THE POP-SINGER TURNED REALITY STAR GOT HITCHED TO FORMER NFL PLAYER ERIC JOHNSON.

THE COUPLE'S WEDDING WAS SATURDAY AFTERNOON IN MONTECITO, CALIFORNIA.

THEIR TWO CHILDREN ACE AND MAXWELL WERE THE RING BEARER AND FLOWERGIRL.

SIMPSON'S PARENTS AND SISTER WERE ALSO IN ATTENDANCE. Return to index of stories...


MOM BANNED FROM FACEBOOK-OC-SS


THIS IS GETTING ALL SORTS OF ATTENTION ON SOCIA MEDIA THIS MORNING ---

A NORTH CAROLINA MOTHER WAS BANNED FROM FACEBOOK FOR 24-HOURS AFTER IT LABELED A PICTURE SHE UPLOADED OF HER TWO-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER, 'PORNOGRAPHIC'.

TAKE A LOOK AT THE PHOTO.

MOTHER JILL WHITE RECEIVED A COMPLAINT ABOUT HER RECREATION OF THE FAMOUS 'COPPERTON GIRL' POSE FROM THE 1950'S AD.

SHE IGNORED A REQUEST TO REMOVE AN UNEDITED VERSION OF THE PHOTO THAT SHOWS HER DAUGHTER'S BATHING SUIT BEING PULLED DOWN.

SHE REPLACED THAT PICTURE WITH THIS VERSION. IT HAS A SMILEY FACE 'EMOJI' OVER HER BACKSIDE INSTEAD.

FACEBOOK HAS SAID THAT THIS PICTURE MEETS THEIR TERMS AND CONDITIONS. Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT-SS


TIME NOW IS--

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

PLUS ---- WHEN COFFEE WON'T DO AND IT'S TOO EARLY FOR WINE -- WHAT ABOUT COFFEE WINE? WHAT EXACTLY IS IN THIS NEW CONCOCTION.

AND WE'LL HAVE 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-TRX NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CHAR CO ENFORCEMENT

CHECKING THE ROADS RIGHT NOW--

EYE 75 AND U-S 41 ALL CLEAR.

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


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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NAPLES KID CLIMBER-OC-SS-VO-SS


THIS IS AMAZING!

A NAPLES HIGH GRAD IS CLIMBING THE WORLD'S FOURTH-TALLEST MOUNTAIN.

NICK BALLO STARTED THE 50 MILE TREK TO THE SUMMIT OF MOUNT KILI-MAN-JARO ON SATURDAY.

ACCORDING TO OUR NEWS PARTNERS AT THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS --

THE-25-YEAR OLD HAS NEVER CLIMBED A MOUNTAIN.

MOUNT KILI-MAN-JARO IS MORE THAN 19-THOUSAND FEET ABOVE SEA LEVEL.

BALLO IS RAISING MONEY FOR AVOW HOSPICE'S CHILD BEREAVEMENT SERVICES.

IT'S THE SAME ORGANIZATION THAT HELPED HIM 20 YEARS AGO -- WHEN HIS MOTHER LISA LOST HER BATTLE WITH STOMACH CANCER. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER BEARS-OC-TRX-VO


PEOPLE LIVING IN AN EAST NAPLES COMMUNITY ARE ON HIGH ALERT --

AFTER THIS BLACK BEAR WAS SPOTTED, SATURDAY.

THIS MORNING FLORIDA FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFICERS SAY HOMEOWNERS SHOULD INVEST IN BEAR RESISTANT GARBAGE CANS.

FWC IS WORKING WITH WASTE MANAGEMENT TO MAKE THOSE 200 DOLLAR CANS AFFORDABLE IN LEE AND COLLIER COUNTIES.

NEIGHBORS CAN SOON RENT THEM FOR 5 TO 10 BUCKS A MONTH. Return to index of stories...


COLLIER BEARS-SOTVO


young girl:11:40:26-11:40:29

"It just makes me more aware that I need to be more careful when I go outside."

mom: 11:40:07-11:40:13

"We just avoid them if we see them. They'll walk through our yard. I

mean our dogs warn us because we have a dog." white flash

11:40:52-11:40:57

"This is their home. This is their territory. We are moving in with them."

FWC SAYS WE'RE SEEING MORE BEARS THIS TIME OF YEAR BECAUSE IT'S MATING SEASON.

AND THE MOMMAS ARE KICKING THE OLDER CUBS OUT SO THEY CAN LEARN TO LIVE ON THEIR OWN. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES FIRE MERGER-OC-TRX-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TRACKING TWO LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENTS THAT COULD SOON JOIN FORCES.

BOTH DEPARTMENTS VOTE WEDNESDAY.

IF AGREED UPON -- THE MERGER WILL BE INCLUDED ON THE NOVEMBER FOURTH ELECTION BALLOT.

NORTH NAPLES FIRE --

AND BIG CORKSCREW ISLAND FIRE DEPARTMENTS ARE LOOKING INTO A POSSILE MERGER.

THE PLAN WOULD ALLOW BOTH DISTRICTS TO COVER NORTHERN COLLIER COUNTY.

THEY'D OPERATE UNDER THE NAME -- GULF COAST FIRE CONTROL AND RESCUE DISTRICT. Return to index of stories...


CHARCO TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX-SS


A TRAFFIC ALERT FOR CHARLOTTE COUNTY DRIVERS --

A ROAD WIDENING PROJECT WILL BEGIN ALONG GASPARILLA ROAD, TODAY.

EXPECT LANE CLOSURES FROM MC-CALL ROAD TO JUST SOUTH OF ROTONDA BOULEVARD. Return to index of stories...


COFFEE WINE-OC-SS


NEW THIS MORNING ---

IT MAY BE JUST WHAT YOU NEED.

THERE ARE CERTAIN TIMES FOR DRINKING COFFEE.

AND FOR MOST OF US THERE ARE CERTAIN TIMES FOR DRINKING WINE.

THAT'S UNTIL FRIENDS FUN WINE, A FLORIDA COMPANY, CAME OUT WITH A NEW MASH-UP: COFFEE WINE.

THE NEW BEVERAGE WITH JUST 6 PERCENT ALCOHOL COMES IN TWO FLAVORS: CABERNET COFFEE ESPRESSO AND CHARDONNAY COFFEE CAPPUCCINO.

EACH COMES IN A CAN AND CONTAIND TWO SERVINGS. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS NAPLES MANSION FIRE-VOTOPS


YOUR TIME NOW IS--

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

A NAPLES FAMILY IS WITHOUT A HOME AFTER A FIRE RIPPED THROUGH THEIR MILLION DOLLAR MANSION.

FIRE OFFICIALS SAY LIGHTNING IS TO BLAME.

THE QUAIL WEST HOMEOWNERS TELL US THEY ACTUALLY FELT THE STRIKE HIT THE HOUSE..

IT'S UNSURE IF THE HOME IS A COMPLETE LOSS AFTER THE BLAZE. Return to index of stories...


TS LEHIGH BRUSH FIRE-VOTOPS


A LEHIGH ACRES NEIGHBORHOOD TOOK MATTERS INTO THEIR OWN HANDS.

AFTER A LIGHTING STRIKE SPARKED A BRUSH FIRE. JUST FEET AWAY FROM THEIR HOMES.

NEIGHBORS ALONG NIMITZ BOULEVARD SAY THEY NOTICED THICK SMOKE AND FLAMES COMING FROM THE WOODS. ABOUT 20 FEET AWAY FROM THEIR HOUSE.

THEY GRABBED FIRE EXTINGUISHERS AND GARDEN HOSES TO TRY AND KEEP THE FLAMES FROM SPREADING

FIREFIGHTERS ARRIVED SHORTLY AFTER AND HELPED TO COMPLETELY EXTINGUISH THE FLAMES.

NOBODY WAS HURT. Return to index of stories...


TS LIGHTNING STRIKES FL-VIDBOXTOPS


THIS MORNING THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IS SENDING A WARNING TO ALL FLORIDA RESIDENTS ABOUT LIGHTNING STRIKES.

FLORIDA IS KNOWN FOR BEING THE DEADLIEST STATE IN THE COUNTRY FOR LIGHTNING STRIKES.

THERE HAVE BEEN 4 STRIKES SO FAR THIS YEAR IN OUR STATE.

SUMMER IS THE PEAK SEASON FOR LIGHTNING.

WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS SAY THERE ARE ABOUT 1 POINT 4 MILLION LIGHTNING STRIKES IN FLORIDA EACH YEAR. Return to index of stories...


TS CAPE TAX COLLECTOR CLOSED-VOTOPS


THE CAPE CORAL BRANCH OF THE LEE COUNTY TAX COLLECTOR'S OFFICE IS CLOSED.

OFFICIALS SAY IT'S DUE TO FLOODING FROM A FAILED WATER DRAIN.

THE TWO CLOSEST LOCATIONS ARE.

IN NORTH FORT MYERS IN THE MERCHANTS CROSSING SHOPPING CENTER

AND THE OTHER IN SOUTH FORT MYERS ON PINE RIDGE ROAD. Return to index of stories...


TS NAPLES KFC GIRL-VOTOPS


A MISSISSIPPI TODDLER WHOSE FACE WAS ATTACKED BY DOGS IS ON HER WAY TO NAPLES.

HER FAMILY CLAIMED SHE WAS KICKED OUT OF A K-F-C BECAUSE OF HER FACE --

BUT AN INVESTIGATION COULDN'T PROVE THAT ACTUALLY HAPPENED --

THE THREE YEAR OLD GIRL AND HER FAMILY WILL BE MEETING WITH THE NAPLES MAN WHO OFFERED TO HELP HER.

RAYMOND PETERS IS GIVING THE LITTLE GIRL A PROSTHETIC EYE. Return to index of stories...


NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-SSTOPS


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 AND PHOTOS 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...


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...