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ANCHOR SUPERS TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT
DIRECTORS PAGE TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI
HEADLINES OIL DRILLING TESTIMONY-OC-TRX
HL1) FM HOME INVASION-TRX-VO OIL DRILLING TESTIMONY-TCMON
HL2) AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-TRX-VO OIL DRILLING TESTIMONY-VO
HL3) SUPER TYPHOON-TRX-VO OIL DRILLING TESTIMONY-TCMON
GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH FMB VOYEUR CASE-OC-SS-VO-SS-OC
6:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL FL SCOTT ENDORSEMENT-CLIP-OTS
TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT CRIST AD-VOTOPS-OC
TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC TAX COLLECTOR OPEN-OC-VO
FORT MYERS HOME INVASION-TRX-OC-SS-VO DESOTO CRASH-TRX-SS
AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-OC-SS BUSCH GARDENS BALD EAGLE-OC-SS
AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-VOTOPS NAPLES GIRL EYE SURGERY-OC-SS-VO
AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-SOTVO BABY LEFT ON SUBWAY PLATFORM-OC-VO
BREAD TRUCK CRASH-OC-TRX LEBRON RETURN TO CLEVELAND?-OTS (2)-SOTVO
BREAD TRUCK CRASH-LIVE-VO-LIVE QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO
GAZA AIRSTRIKES-TRX-VO FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
MIDEAST TENSION-SOTVO NBC2 WEB AND FB TEASE-SSTOPS
POPE ABUSE VICTIMS-OC-VO BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
CHICAGO VIOLENCE-OC-SOT-SS 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
ROLLER COASTER RESCUE-OC-VO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
BOSTON STORMS-OC-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
SUPER TYPHOON-TRX-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL YANKEES FAN LAWSUIT-OC-SOTVO
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 MCOLLUM HOUSE GRANT-OC-VO
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP MCOLLUM HOUSE GRANT-SOTVO
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL MINIMUM WAGE BENEFIT-OTS
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX CALIFORNIA ECONOMY-ONCAM
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC UBER CHEAPER THAN NYC TAXI-VOTOPS
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX
WASHINGTON MARIJUANA SALES-OC-SOTVO MADONNA JURY DUTY-OC-VO
NY MED MARIJUANA-ONCAM COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT-VO-TCAM-NAVI
FL MED MARIJUANA-VOTOPS WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
FL MED MARIJUANA-SOTVO BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
PROTECTING ID OF DEAD-OTS-VO TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
REFINERY FIRE-TRX-VO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
ISIS REBRANDING-OC-SS 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT-VO TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
wx tease-OMNI WALL TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 MAILBOXES HIT-OC-VO
SELFIE OF THE DAY-SSTOPS COMPANIES LEAVING U.S.-OC-VO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT AIRLINE FEES-TRX-VO
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-WX WALL GOOGLE MAPS CRUISE-OTS
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP BEER VENDING-OC-VO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC GRADS TOP DOLLAR-OC-SS
HARRY POTTER OPENING DAY-2SH-VO-SS-BNR MARRIAGE AT FIRST SIGHT-OC-VO-2SHOT
TABLET VS PC-OTS TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
tease oil drilling-TRX-VO TS FM HOME INVASION-SSTOPS-VO
NBC2 WEATHER APP TEASE-TRX-SS-OMNI TS OIL DRILLING-VOTOPS
WATER MAIN BREAK TEASE-NAVITOPS TS AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-SSTOPS-VO
BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM TS PROTECT IDENTITY OF DEAD-VOTOPS
HL1) OIL DRILLING-TRX-VO IN TC TS TAX COLLECTOR OPEN-VOTOPS
HL2) FMB VOYEUR CASE-TRX-VO DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
HL3) LEBRON TO CLEVELAND?-TRX-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH GOODBYE-4-SHOT
6:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL  


ANCHOR SUPERS


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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HEADLINES


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HL1) FM HOME INVASION-TRX-VO


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

A VIOLENT HOME INVASION IN FORT MYERS ---

THE VICTIMS TIED UP AND ROBBED IN THEIR OWN HOME!

NBC-2 IS ON THE CASE THIS MORNING. Return to index of stories...


HL2) AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-TRX-VO


PLUS, NBC-2 IS UPDATING A MAJOR, MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR CONSTRUCTION PROJECT, TO GIVE DRIVERS DIRECT ACCESS TO SOUTHWEST INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT FROM I-75. Return to index of stories...


HL3) SUPER TYPHOON-TRX-VO


AND, NBC-2 IS ON TYPHOON WATCH!

JAPAN IS BRACING FOR DESTRUCTIVE WINDS AND HUGE WAVES THIS MORNING. CAUSING U-S MILITARY TO MOVE AIRCRAFT CARRIERS THAT COULD BE AFFECTED. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH


GOOD MORNING AND HAPPY TUESDAY SOUTHWEST FLORIDA!

I'M CLAY MILLER.

AND I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING MORE SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY. 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 NBC-2 IS TRACKING THE ROADS AS YOU WAKE UP.

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...


FORT MYERS HOME INVASION-TRX-OC-SS-VO


NOW TO A DEVELOPING STORY YOU DIDN'T SEE LAST NIGHT ON NBC-2 ----

FORT MYERS POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A VIOLENT HOME INVASION.

IT HAPPENED LATE LAST NIGHT ON CENTRAL AVENUE.

NBC-2 CAMERAS WERE ROLLING AS POLICE RESPONDED.

FORT MYERS OFFICERS TELL NBC-2, A COUPLE WAS INSIDE WHEN TWO PEOPLE KNOCKED ON THE DOOR.

POLICE SAY THE COUPLE LET THEM IN.

THE TWO MEN HAD HANDGUNS, CAME IN AND TIED UP THE COUPLE, THEN ROBBED THEM OF MONEY, CLOTHES, CELL PHONES, AND SHOES.

THE SUSPECTS LEFT.

THE COUPLE THEN WENT TO A RELATIVES HOUSE ON DELEON

STREET AND CALLED POLICE.

NO INJURIES REPORTED AND NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE. Return to index of stories...


AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-OC-SS


NOW TO AN NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT ---

CREWS JUST RE-OPENED THE SOUTHBOUND I-75 EXIT RAMP AT ALICO ROAD EARLY THIS MORNING AT 5AM. Return to index of stories...


AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-VOTOPS


THEY INSTALLED A PIPE UNDER THE ROADWAY, ACCORDING TO THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.

THE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT IS PART OF THE WORK ON THE AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT INTERCHANGE TO SOUTHWEST FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. Return to index of stories...


AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-SOTVO


Take sot

Alex Pearce

North Fort Myers

14:56-16:02

Last week I came and dropped my wife off- come back today and even further along than they were.

Take sot

Colleen Reynolds

Executive Valet

1342-50

As this gets more traffic and more developed- more people will use out services.

THE PROJECT IS ON TRACK TO BE FINISHED IN SPRING 2015. Return to index of stories...


BREAD TRUCK CRASH-OC-TRX


NBC-2 IS UPDATING A SERIOUS CRASH OVERNIGHT ---

A BREAD TRUCK LOSES CONTROL --- SENDING TWO GUYS TO THE HOSPITAL.

NBC-2'S CLIFTON FRENCH IS LIVE ON SCENE AT US 41 AND JOHNSON STREET. CLIFF -- THE ROAD HAD BEEN CLOSED FOR SEVERAL HOURS -- WHAT'S THE STATUS? Return to index of stories...


BREAD TRUCK CRASH-LIVE-VO-LIVE


AKE A LOOK A THIS VIDEO FROM EARLIER THIS MORNING --

WE WERE HERE AS TWO MEN WERE TAKEN AWAY ON STRETCHERS --

THIS BOX TRUCK TOOK OUT A LIGHT POLE AND SOME SORT OF POWER BOX RIGHT NEXT TO IT --

I'M TOLD THEY DO NOT HAVE LIFE THREATENING INJURIES -- BUT ONE OF THEM MAY HAVE A BROKEN LEG.

IT'S NOT CLEAR WHAT CAUSED THE CRASH -- BUT POLICE TELL ME ALCOHOL WAS NOT A FACTOR. Return to index of stories...


GAZA AIRSTRIKES-TRX-VO


BREAKING NEWS OVERNIGHT ---

ISRAEL HAS CALLED UP SEVERAL HUNDRED RESERVISTS AS TENSIONS IN THE MIDEAST CONTINUE TO GROW.

ATTACKS ON BOTH SIDES OF THE GAZA/ISRAEL BORDER ARE THE FALLOUT FROM THE KILLINGS OF SEVERAL TEENAGERS.

OVERNIGHT ISRAEL DEFENSE FORCES REPORTED HITTING AROUND 50 TARGETS, INCLUDING MILITANT HOUSES AND MILITARY COMPOUNDS.

MEANWHILE, HAMAS CLAIMED RESPONSIBILITY FOR 70 MORE ROCKETS FIRED INTO ISRAEL FROM GAZA. Return to index of stories...


MIDEAST TENSION-SOTVO


"I can't believe it happened. Unfortunately, it did happen and it is real."

VIDEOS EMERGED SHOWING MEN DRESSED IN ISRAELI SECURITY FORCES UNIFORMS HOLDING DOWN AND PUMMELING 15-YEAR-OLD TARIQ ABU KHDEIR, AMID PROTESTS OVER HIS COUSIN'S MURDER.

POLICE HAVE SAID THERE'S A "STRONG INDICATION" THE KILLING WAS IN RESPONSE TO THE DEATHS OF THREE ISRAELIS IN THE WEST BANK, LAST WEEK. Return to index of stories...


POPE ABUSE VICTIMS-OC-VO


A BIG HEADLINE AS YOU GET YOUR DAY GOING ---

POPE FRANCIS HAS BEGGED FOR FORGIVENESS FROM VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ABUSE AT THE HANDS OF CLERGY.

THE POPE HELD HIS FIRST MEETINGS WITH SURVIVORS OF ABUSE ON MONDAY.

HE MET WITH SIX VICTIMS AND ALSO CELEBRATED MASS WITH THEM AT THE VATICAN.

IN HIS HOMILY, FRANCIS BEGGED FOR FORGIVENESS FOR THE ABUSE AND ALSO FOR WHAT HE CALLED "THE SINS OF OMISSION" BY CHURCH LEADERS WHO DIDN'T DO ENOUGH TO PROTECT THEM.

BUT OTHER ABUSE SURVIVORS CALLED MONDAY'S MEETING "NOTHING MORE THAN A P-R EVENT." Return to index of stories...


CHICAGO VIOLENCE-OC-SOT-SS


THIS MORNING CHICAGO CITY LEADERS ARE REACTING TO THE SURGE IN VIOLENCE OVER THE WEEKEND.

MAYOR RAHM EMANUAL HELD A NEWS CONFERENCE AND SAID POLICE ALONE CANNOT REDUCE THE BLOODSHED.

"The gun violence that was part of this weekend is totally unacceptable to anybody from the city of Chicago."

--butted to--

"I believe everybody in Chicago is part of building what I call a partnership for peace."

OVERALL, 77 PEOPLE WERE SHOT, 12 OF THEM FATALLY, BETWEEN THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY MONDAY MORNING. Return to index of stories...


ROLLER COASTER RESCUE-OC-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 HAS NEW VIDEO OF PEOPLE BEING RESCUED OFF A ROLLER COASTER IN CALIFORNIA.

TALK ABOUT A SCARIER THAN NORMAL RIDE AT THE SIX FLAGS MAGIC MOUNTAIN IN SANTA CLARITA!

RIGHT NOW NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT HOW A TREE BRANCH GOT IN THE WAY OF THE NINJA RIDE. LEAVING ABOUT TWO DOZEN RIDERS STRANDED 20 FEET IN THE AIR.

AERIAL SHOTS SHOWED AT LEAST ONE OF THE CARS, THAT NORMALLY ARE SUSPENDED BENEATH A TRACK, DANGLING AT AN ANGLE, DERAILED AT THE FRONT.

FOUR PEOPLE RECEIVED MINOR INJURIES. Return to index of stories...


BOSTON STORMS-OC-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TRACKING TORNADO WARNINGS OUT OF MASSACHUSSETTS OVERNIGHT.

IT INCLUDED BOSTON.

VIOLENT STORMS WITH LIGHTNING, STRONG WINDS AND HAIL MOVED THROUGH THE AREA MONDAY AFTERNOON.

THE FAST-MOVING STORMS UPROOTED TREES AND DOWNED POWER LINES IN SEVERAL COMMUNITIES.

NEARLY 10-THOUSAND OUTAGES WERE REPORTED.

MORE THAN ONE MILLION PEOPLE WERE IN THE TORNADO WARNING AREA.

THIS MORNING THERE ARE NO REPORTS OF A TORNADO ACTUALLY TOUCHING DOWN ANYWHERE IN THE STATE. Return to index of stories...


SUPER TYPHOON-TRX-VO


AND YOU HAVE TO COME TAKE A LOOK AT THIS!

A PHOTO FROM SPACE - SHOWING JUST HOW MASSIVE TYPHOON NEOGURI IS -- AS IT APPROACHES OKINAWA, JAPAN.

A NASA ASTRONAUT SNAPPED THIS PHOTO FROM THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION.

THE TYPHOON IS EXPECTED TO PASS BY OKINAWA EARLY TODAY.

IT'S EXPECTED TO BRING WIND GUSTS UP TO 185 MILES PER HOUR.

OFFICIALS AT THE AIR BASE THERE ARE WARNING -- THIS IS THE MOST POWERFUL STORM TO HIT THE ISLAND IN 15 YEARS!

ALL AIRCRAFT, INCLUDING U-S AIRCRAFT, HAVE BEEN MOVED TO OTHER BASES IN THE PACIFIC -- OUTSIDE OF THE TYPHOON'S PATH. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


FROM NEW YORK TO WASHINGTON STATE ---

NBC-2 IS TRACKING THE BIG BUSINESS OF MARIJUANA.

HISTORY IS ABOUT TO MADE AGAIN TODAY.

PLUS, WHERE FLORIDA STANDS WHEN IT COMES TO GROWING, CULTIVATING, AND DISTRIBUTING MEDICAL MARIJUANA. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. 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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WASHINGTON MARIJUANA SALES-OC-SOTVO


TODAY IN WASHINGTON STATE, MARIJUANA RETAILERS ARE GETTING READY TO OPEN THEIR SHOPS FOR THE FIRST LEGAL POT SALES IN THE STATE.

"Are you worried, because this is still illegal under federal law?

"It's definitely something in the back of our minds."

TODAY TWO DOZENS STORES WILL OPEN TO SELL RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA.

HERE'S HOW IT WILL WORK:

PEOPLE WALK INSIDE JUST LIKE ANY OTHER STORE, THEY CHECK I-D TO MAKE SURE YOU'RE 21.

THEN YOU JUST WALK UP TO THE COUNTER. PICK OUT WHAT YOU WANT, PAY FOR IT ,YOU GET A PACKAGE AND THAT'S IT.

BUT EXPECT TO PAY CASH.

ALSO, EXPECT TO PAY 20 TO 25 DOLLARS FOR A GRAM AND UP TO 700 DOLLARS FOR AN OUNCE. Return to index of stories...


NY MED MARIJUANA-ONCAM


AND THIS MORNING NEW YORK IS JUMPING ON THE MEDICAL MARIJUANA BANDWAGON.

IT JUST BECAME THE LATEST STATE TO PERMIT IT.

IT'S CALLED THE COMPASSIONATE CARE ACT AND UNDER IT, A DOCTOR CAN PRESCRIBE MARIJUANA TO PATIENTS WITH SERIOUS CONDITIONS.

THE STATE LEGISLATURE PASSED THE BILL IN JUNE. Return to index of stories...


FL MED MARIJUANA-VOTOPS


MEANWHILE --- HERE IN FLORIDA, LAWMAKERS ARE FINE-TUNING THE STATE'S APPROVAL OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA.

LAWMAKERS ARE NOW DISCUSSING HOW THE LAW SHOULD BE IMPLEMENTED. LIKE WHO CAN GROW, CULTIVATE, AND DISTRIBUTE THE POT.

SOME PARENTS SAY THE MEDICAL MARIJUANA IS THE ONLY HOPE FOR EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR SEIZURES. Return to index of stories...


FL MED MARIJUANA-SOTVO


Sot: Holley Moseley, Daughter Suffers From Seizures

"That why we are here, is to reinforce that there are children in this state who are dying, and there is a treatment available for them. Let's make this happen, but let's make it safe."

THE "CHARLOTTE'S WEB" MARIJUANA STRAIN WHICH IS AN OIL --

WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE TO A SMALL GROUP OF FLORIDIANS.

BUT IN NOVEMBER, VOTERS WILL HAVE THE CHANCE TO ALLOW A GREATER USE OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA. Return to index of stories...


PROTECTING ID OF DEAD-OTS-VO


NBC-2 WILL BE FOLLOWING THIS IN THE DAY AHEAD ----

THE LEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS WARNING OF A HIGH NUMBER OF CASES INVOLVING THIEVES STEALING THE IDENTITY OF PEOPLE RECENTLY DECEASED.

IT'S GOTTEN SO BAD, THAT TODAY THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE AND MEMORIAL GARDENS FUNERAL HOME IS HOSTING ONE OF TWO SEMINARS ON HOW YOU CAN PROTECT THE IDENTITY OF YOUR LOVED ONES.

TO FIND OUT MORE ON TODAY'SSEMINAR -

JUST GO TO NBC DASH TWO DOTC OM AND CLICK ON NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


REFINERY FIRE-TRX-VO


CHECK OUT THIS DRAMATIC PHOTO INTO OUR NEWSROOM OVERNIGHT ---

A FIRE AT A TEXAS REFINERY HAS LEFT TWO PEOPLE INJURED.

IT HAPPENED AT CHEVRON PHILLIPS IN PORT ARTHUR. JUST EAST OF HOUSTON,.

THE INJURED WERE TAKEN TO HOSPITALS-- ONE IN HOUSTON AND ONE IN GALVESTON.

NO WORD ON THEIR CONDITION. Return to index of stories...


ISIS REBRANDING-OC-SS


NEW THIS MORNING ---

THE MOBILE PAYMENT COMPANY "ISIS" IS CHANGING ITS NAME. TO AVOID CONFUSION WITH THE VIOLENT MILITANT GROUP IN THE MIDDLE EAST.

THERE'S NO WORD YET ON WHAT THE NEW NAME WILL BE.

THE WALLET APP LAUNCHED JUST LAST YEAR. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-2SHOT-VO


THE EXCITEMENT HAS BEEN BUILDING FOR AWHILE NOW.

HARRY POTTER FANS. THE DAY HAS ARRIVED!

THE SECOND HARRY POTTER PARK, DIAGON ALLEY, OPENS TODAY IN ORLANDO --- HOW YOU CAN TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR RIGHT NOW!. YOUR TIME IS. Return to index of stories...


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BREAK TWO 6:18:05


HIT TIME 6:18:05AM

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


SELFIE OF THE DAY-SSTOPS


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

THIS IS FROM MICHELE WEINBERGER OF CAPE CORAL.

SHE WRITES: " FRIENDS FOR ALMOST 40 YEARS. WE LIVE IN TWO DIFFERENT STATES BUT ALWAYS GET TOGETHER AT LEAST ONCE A YEAR.

SELFIE ON THE BEACH IN ATLANTIC CITY ON JUNE 9TH , 2014".

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!

MICHELE - HOPE YOU HAVE A GREAT DAY! 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


NBC-2 JUST CONFIRMED ---- WATER IS GUSHING NEAR THE WALMART AND MALL AREA.

POLICE SAY THE ROAD IS BUCKLED WITH THOUSANDS OF GALLONS OF WATER POURING OUT. NBC-2 HAS A CREW HEADING TO THE SCENE --- STAY WITH US FOR UPDATES THROUGHOUT THE MORNING.

THAT'S YOUR NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


HARRY POTTER OPENING DAY-2SH-VO-SS-BNR


AFTER MONTHS OF ANTICIPATION, HARRY POTTER DIAGON ALLEY OPENS THIS MORNING AT UNIVERSAL STUDIOS IN ORLANDO.

IT WILL OFFER SHOPPING, DINING AND A 3-D THRILL RIDE.

MANY FANS HAVE HIGH EXPECTATIONS AFTER VISITING THE ORIGINAL ATTRACTION AT UNIVERSAL STUDIOS' SISTER PARK NEXT DOOR, ISLANDS OF ADVENTURE.

HERE ARE SOME TIPS:

THE PARKING GARAGE JUST OPENED AT 5 A.M.

THE THEME PARK OPENS IN JUST A FEW HOURS AT 9AM.

BUT A UNIVERSAL SPOKESMAN SAID VISITORS WILL BE LET IN A LITTLE EARLY FOR A KICKOFF EVENT BETWEEN 8 AND 8:30.

ONE-DAY ADMISSION COSTS $96 FOR ADULTS AND $90 FOR KIDS.

IF YOU WANT TO CHECK IT OUT --- NBC-2 MADE IT EASY FOR YOU.

YOU CAN TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR BY HEADING TO OUR WEBSITE NBC DASH TWO DOT COM AND CLICK ON NEWS LINKS.

NOW NBC-2 IS TRACKING THE ROADS AT THE UNIVERSAL EXIT ---

FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAID IT DOES NOT EXPECT MAJOR TRAFFIC TIE-UPS ON INTERSTATE 4. BUT ORLANDO POLICE SUGGEST DRIVERS AVOID THOSE ROADS UNLESS THEY ARE GOING TO ONE OF THE PARKS OR HOTELS. Return to index of stories...


TABLET VS PC-OTS


A NEW STORYW E FOUND THIS MORNING ---

MORE TABLETS, FEWER P-C'S.

SALES OF THE HANDHELD DEVICES ARE RISING, WHILE THOSE OF PERSONAL COMPUTERS ARE FALLING.

AND BY NEXT YEAR, TABLET SALES WILL PASS THOSE OF DESKTOPS AND

LAPTOPS.

THERE WILL ALSO BE MORE INEXPENSIVE TABLETS. AND BIGGER

SCREENS. Return to index of stories...


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COMING UP IN OUR 6:30 HALF HOUR ---

THE FIGHT OVER OIL DRILLING.

TODAY'S A BIG DAY -- ALL THE MAJOR PLAYERS ARE EXPECTED TO TESTIFY BEFORE COLLIER COUNTY COMMISSIONERS --- WILL THE DAN A. HUGHES OIL COMPANY SHOW UP? IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


NBC2 WEATHER APP TEASE-TRX-SS-OMNI


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...


WATER MAIN BREAK TEASE-NAVITOPS


AND NBC-2 IS TRACKING BREAKING NEWS IN PORT CHARLOTTE -- A MAJOR WATER MAIN BREAK CAUSING A BIG MESS NEAR THE WALMART AND MALL --- WE'RE TALKING ABOUT GALLONS GUSHING RIGHT NOW. NBC-2 HAS A CREW ON THE WAY TO THE SCENE. I'LL FILL YOU IN NEXT. Return to index of stories...


BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM


HIT TIME 6:27:03

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HL1) OIL DRILLING-TRX-VO IN TC


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

NOT BACKING DOWN!

A LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL GROUP IS READY TO SPILL ON THE TOPIC OF OIL DRILLING IN COLLIER COUNTY.

THEY SAY THE D-E-P ISN'T DOING ENOUGH TO PROTECT YOUR DRINKING WATER.

I'M SAM SWEENEY. AND I WILL BREAK ALL DOWN FOR YOU STRAIGHT AHEAD IN A LIVE REPORT. Return to index of stories...


HL2) FMB VOYEUR CASE-TRX-VO


PLUS, THIS IS GETTING A LOT OF REACTION ON OUR NBC-2 FACEBOOK PAGE ---

A MAN ACCUSED OF SECRETLY RECORDING VACATIONERS IN A FORT MYERS BEACH RENTAL HOME, INCLUDING CHILDREN, HAS JUST BEEN GRANTED PRIVILEGES. AND IT'S DRAWING OUTRAGE AND LOTS OF QUESTIONS. Return to index of stories...


HL3) LEBRON TO CLEVELAND?-TRX-VO


AND, THE RUMOR MILL IS CHURNING AS SPECULATION GROWS.

WILL LEBRON RETURN TO CLEVELAND?

WHY IT'S LOOKING MORE LIKELY THIS MORNING. Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2SHOT PUSH


GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND HAPPY TUESDAY!

I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

AND I'M CLAY MILLER.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING MORE STORMS ON THE RADAR AS YOU WAKE UP. 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 ON TOP OF A BREAKING TRAFFIC ALERT OF A WATER MAIN BREAK IN PORT CHARLOTTE.

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


TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI


AND NBC-2 JUST CONFIRMED ---- WATER IS GUSHING NEAR THE WALMART AND MALL AREA.

POLICE SAY THE ROAD IS BUCKLED WITH THOUSANDS OF GALLONS OF WATER POURING OUT. NBC-2 HAS A CREW HEADING TO THE SCENE --- STAY WITH US FOR UPDATES THROUGHOUT THE MORNING.

THAT'S YOUR NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


OIL DRILLING TESTIMONY-OC-TRX


THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIORNMENTAL PROTECTION IS COMING UNDER FIRE THIS MORNING FOR NOT DOING ENOUgH TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC IN COLLIER COUNTY.

THE CONSERVANCY OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA SAYS THE RECENT WATER TESTS ARENT ENOUGH. TODAY THE group WILL ADDRESS COLLIER COMMISSIONERS.

NBC 2'S SAM SWEENEY LIVE IN THE STUDIO THIS MORNING WITH WHY EVERYONE IN COLLIER COUNTY COULD BE AFFECTED. Return to index of stories...


OIL DRILLING TESTIMONY-TCMON


KRISTA CLAY

THE MOST RECENT TESTS THAT CAME BACK NEGATIVE WERE ONLY SURFACE WATER TESTS. THE CONSERVANCY OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA SAYS THAT'S NOT GOOD ENOUGH. A TEST THAT WOULD TRULY PROTECT THE PUBLIC WOULD REQUIRE SAMPLES FROM WATER AT LEAST 1800 FEET DOWN IN ORDER TO KEEP THE PUBLIC SAFE. Return to index of stories...


OIL DRILLING TESTIMONY-VO


THE MOST RECENT TEST WERE TAKEN AT JUST 13 FEET. IF CONTAMINATION WAS FOUND THERE--- THE PUBLIC'S HEALTH WOULD ALREADY BE AT RISK.

THE CONSERVANCEY SAYS THE ILLEGAL FRACKING LIKE PRACTICES BY THE DAN A HUGHES COMPANY IS LIKE PLAYING RUSSIAN ROULETTE WITH OUR DRINKING WATER.

THE D-E-P IS ALSO ACTING--- THEY SENT NEW DEMANDS TO THE DAN A HUGHES COMPANY WHICH MUST BE MET BY JULY 15TH.

THE CONSERVANCY OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WANTS TO ADD A 11 MORE DEMANDS TO THAT D-E-P LIST. Return to index of stories...


OIL DRILLING TESTIMONY-TCMON


THE HUGHES COMPANY SAYS THEY ARE SURPRISED BY THE NEW DEMANDS AND THEY'RE WORKING ON MORE PUBLIC OUTREACH.

THIS IS ALL HAPPENING AS THE TEXAS OIL COMPANY WAITS ON THE STATE TO ISSUE ANOTHER DRILLING PERMIT FOR THE GOLDEN GATE ESTATES AREA.

LIVE IN THE STUDIO SAM SWEENEY NBC 2. Return to index of stories...


FMB VOYEUR CASE-OC-SS-VO-SS-OC


WE'RE GETTING A LOT OF COMMENTS ABOUT THIS NEXT STORY ON OUR NBC-2 FACEBOOK PAGE.

A LEE COUNTY MAN ACCUSED OF SECRETLY RECORDING VACATIONERS IN A FORT MYERS BEACH RENTAL HOME, WAS JUST GRANTED SOME PRIVILEGES.

ROBERT MOORE CAN NOW VISIT HIS GRANDCHILDREN.

IT MUST BE SUPERVISED.

HE CAN ALSO USE THE INTERNET FOR BUSINESS, BUT IT WILL BE MONITORED BY OFFICIALS.

MOORE IS A CONTRACTOR IN FORT MYERS.

INVESTIGATORS SAY HE PUT HIDDEN CAMERAS IN A VACATION HOME.

THE CAMERAS CAPTURED PRIVATE MOMENTS IN A BEDROOM AND BATHROOM.

YOUNG CHILDREN WERE ALSO RECORDED.

MOORE IS CHARGED WITH SEVERAL COUNTS OF VIDEO VOYERISM AND CHILD PORN.

MANY OF OUR NBC-2 FACEBOOK FRIENDS EXPRESSED THEY ARE NOT HAPPY THAT HE IS OUT OF JAIL AND DON'T UNDERSTAND WHY HE'S ALLOWED TO HAVE CONTACT WITH KIDS. Return to index of stories...


FL SCOTT ENDORSEMENT-CLIP-OTS


NOW TO THE LATEST ON DECISION 2014 ----

THIS IS A BIG DEAL.

THE FLORIDA POLICE CHIEF'S ASSOCIATION JUST ENDORSED GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT for THE NOVEMBER ELECTION.

THE ORGANIZATION APPLAUDED THE REPUBLICAN FOR VETOING A BILL THAT WOULD'VE INCREASED THE SPEED LIMIT ON MOST FLORIDA HIGHWAYS TO 75. AND TOUTED LOWER CRIME RATES. Return to index of stories...


CRIST AD-VOTOPS-OC


AND DEMOCRAT CHARLIE CRIST JUST RELEASED HIS FIRST TELEVISION AD.

THE SPOT IS CALLED "SUNSHINE."

THE FORMER GOVERNOR SAYS IT REMINDS VOTERS OF HIS RECORD OF CUTTING PROPERTY TAXES AND SAVING TEACHER JOBS.

CRIST ALSO VOWS TO RESTORE EDUCATION CUTS AND RAISE THE MINIMUM WAGE

RECENT POLLS HAVE SCOTT AND CRIST IN A VIRTUAL TIE. Return to index of stories...


TAX COLLECTOR OPEN-OC-VO


ALL NEW THIS MORNING ---

THE LEE COUNTY TAX COLLECTORS OFFICE IN CAPE CORAL RE-OPENS TODAY AFTER FLOODING ISSUES CLOSED IT DOWN.

DUE TO HEAVY RAIN A DRAINAGE PIPE BURST AND NO ONE SAW IT UNTIL MONDAY MORNING.

CREWS SPENT ALL DAY CLEANING UP-

THEY SAY IT WILL BE BACK OPEN FIRST THING THIS MORNING AT 8:30. Return to index of stories...


DESOTO CRASH-TRX-SS


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

A SERIOUS CRASH IN DESOTO COUNTY.

IT HAPPENED ON COUNTY ROAD 769 NEAR ARCADIA.

IT INVOLVED A LARGE TRUCK AND A MOTORCYCLE.

YOU CAN SEE IN THIS PICTURE-

THE MOTORCYCLE IS SMASHED.PRACTICALLY BEYOND RECOGNITION.

A MAN AND A WOMAN ON THE MOTORCYCLE AND THE DRIVER IN THE TRUCK WERE ALL AIRLIFTED TO HOSPITALS. Return to index of stories...


BUSCH GARDENS BALD EAGLE-OC-SS


THIS PHOTO IS REALLY POPULAR THIS MORNING ---

IT HAS MORE THAN 300 LIKES ON OUR NBC-2 FACEBOOK PAGE.

A BALD EAGLE FOUND UNABLE TO FLY AT MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE IN TAMPA ON THE FOURTH OF JULY WAS RESCUED, AND IS NOW HEALING IN THE CARE OF VETERINARIANS AT BUSCH GARDENS.

STAFF PERFORMED SURGERY AFTER DISCOVERING THE BIRD HAD A WING INJURY.

IN A SHOWING OF PATRIOTISM, THE TEAM WRAPPED THE BIRD'S WING IN RED, WHITE AND BLUE BANDAGE TAPE.

STAFF WILL WATCH IT CLOSELY FOR THE NEXT FOUR TO SIX WEEKS. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES GIRL EYE SURGERY-OC-SS-VO


NOW AN NBC-2 UPDATE ON A LITTLE GIRL FROM MISSISSIPPI.

SHE'S IN NAPLES THIS MORNING GETTING READY FOR HER FIRST EYE DOCTOR APPOINTMENT TODAY.

THIS IS A PICTURE TAKEN RIGHT AFTER VICTORIA WILCHER LANDED AT R-S-W- MONDAY AFTERNOON.

SHE CAPTURED THE COUNTRY'S ATTENTION --

WHEN HER FAMILY SAID SHE WAS KICKED OUT OF A K-F-C BECAUSE HER SCARS FROM A PITBULL ATTACK WERE TOO DISTURBING FOR OTHER CUSTOMERS.

K-F-C- SAYS THERE'S NO PROOF THAT HAPPENED.

And DESPITE THE CONTROVERSY, NAPLES EYE SPECIALIST , RAYMOND PETERS IS KEEPING HIS PROMISE OF GIVING THE GIRL A PROSTHETIC EYE. FOR FREE.

THEY USUALLY COST MORE THAN A HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS.

SHE SHOULD HAVE THE NEW EYE BY THIS FRIDAY. Return to index of stories...


BABY LEFT ON SUBWAY PLATFORM-OC-VO


NEW THIS MORNING ---

NEW YORK POLICE HAVE ARRESTED A 20-YEAR-OLD WOMAN THEY SAY LEFT A BABY ABANDONED IN A STROLLER ON A NEW YORK SUBWAY PLATFORM.

A WITNESS TOLD POLICE SHE SAW A WOMAN PUSH A STROLLER FROM A SUBWAY CAR ONTO THE PLATFORM YESTERDAY.

AFTER WAITING 20 MINUTES TO SEE IF THE WOMAN WOULD RETURN FOR THE CHILD, THE WITNESS CALLED POLICE.

THE SEVEN-MONTH-OLD GIRL IS IN STABLE CONDITION AT A HOSPITAL THIS MORNING. Return to index of stories...


LEBRON RETURN TO CLEVELAND?-OTS (2)-SOTVO


IT'S THE BURNING QUESTION THIS MORNING ---

WHERE WILL LEBRON PLAY?

THERE HAS YET TO BE A FIRM INDICATION THAT JAMES IS READY TO LEAVE MIAMI.

BUT ACCORDING TO ESPN DOT COM. THE FOUR-TIME MVP IS INCREASINGLY CONSIDERING GOING BACK TO THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS.

YOU'LL DEFINITELY BE HEARING MORE ABOUT THIS COMING UP ON THE TODAY SHOW ---

TAKE A LOOK.

JORDAN SCHULTZ, The Huffington Post Sport Columnist: "If he goes back to Cleveland, this is him saying I care about my image long term, I want to win in Cleveland basically my home town and winning 4 MVP's and 2 titles now with the heat is simply not enough."

SOT VERBATE:

MOS: "I'm from Akron. I'm on board for Lebron James."

SOT VERBATE:

MOS: "He played too many games with his fans. why should they welcome him back?"

WATCH THE FULL REPORT COMING UP ON TODAY AT 7AM. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


THIS IS A BIG TRENDING TOPIC AS YOU WAKE UP ---

AFTER BEING CAUGHT ON CAMERA FALLING ASLEEP AT A YANKEES GAME --- A FAN IS NOW SUING THE YANKEES. E-S-P-N. AND MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL!

FIND OUT WHY, NEXT. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. HALEY? Return to index of stories...


FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL


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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...


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


BACK TO THAT WATER MAIN BREAK THAT HAS CLOSED PAULSON DR. PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE TRAFFIC SIGNALS AT THE VETERANS BLVD.MURDOCK CIRCLE AND PAULSON DR. INTERSECTION ARE DISABLED DUE TO THIS ACCIDENT. THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE WANTS PEOPLE TO AVOID THE AREA. YOU CAN TAKE U.S. 41. THIS ISSUE COULD TAKE A COUPLE DAYS TO REPAIR.

AND NBC-2 JUST CONFIRMED ---- WATER IS GUSHING NEAR THE WALMART AND MALL AREA.

POLICE SAY THE ROAD IS BUCKLED WITH THOUSANDS OF GALLONS OF WATER POURING OUT. NBC-2 HAS A CREW HEADING TO THE SCENE --- STAY WITH US FOR UPDATES THROUGHOUT THE MORNING.

THAT'S YOUR NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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YANKEES FAN LAWSUIT-OC-SOTVO


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

A YANKEES FAN CAUGHT SLEEPING AT A BASEBALL GAME IS TRYING TO CASH IN. AFTER AFTER TWO ESPN BROADCASTERS MADE FUN OF HIM.

this guy's oblivious to how good it is.

YOU CAN SEE THE FAN HERE SLEEPING DURING A GAME AGAINST THE BOSTON RED SOX.

ANDREW RECTOR SAYS THE ANNOUNCERS USED AN "UN-ENDING VERBAL CRUSADE" AGAINST HIM.

THE NEW YORK POST SAYS RECTOR'S SUIT IS RIDDLED WITH TYPOS AND IMPROPER GRAMMAR.

ESPN, MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AND THE YANKEES ARE NAMED AS DEFENDANTS IN THE SUIT. Return to index of stories...


MCOLLUM HOUSE GRANT-OC-VO


CITY LEADERS IN FORT MYERS HAVE A PLAN FOR BUSINESS TO BOOM ALONG MLK BOULEVARD.

IT INVOLVES GIVING THIS BUILDING A MAKEOVER.

THEY CAN DO THAT WITH A NEW HALF MILLION DOLLAR STATE GRANT.

THIS BUILDING IS THE SOON TO BE MCCOLLUM PLACE.

ITLL HAVE SHOPPING AND DINNING ON THE FIRST FLOOR.

AND A PLACE FOR EVENTS UPSTAIRS.

SYLVIA'S RESTAURANT HAS ALREADY COMMITTED TO EXPAND.

IT'S A POPULAR SOULD FOOD RESTAURANT IN HARLEM.

NEIGHBORING BUSINESS OWNERS ON MLK BOULEVARD ARE READY FOR IT TO OPEN. Return to index of stories...


MCOLLUM HOUSE GRANT-SOTVO


Sot

3:25:39-3:25:48

Joseph Taylor/ Big Daddy's Crab Shack Owner

"It gives is an opportunity to do those things that need to be done

that will draw people into the community the community."

THERES NO SET DATE FOR CONSTRUCTION TO BE COMPLETED.

THE PROJECT CARRIES A FIVE MILLION DOLLAR PRICE TAG.

SO FAR, CITY LEADERS HAVE INVESTED NEARLY TWO MILLION. Return to index of stories...


MINIMUM WAGE BENEFIT-OTS


NEW THIS MORNING --

THIS IS REALLY INTERESTING ---

MINIMUM WAGE, MAXIMUM BENEFIT?

A STUDY FINDS THERE'S BEEN STRONGER JOB GROWTH IN ALL 13 STATES THAT RAISED

THEIR MINIMUM WAGES IN JANUARY. THAN IN THE OTHER THREE DOZEN THAT DIDN'T.

CRITICS HAVE ARGUED THE OPPOSITE WOULD HAPPEN. Return to index of stories...


CALIFORNIA ECONOMY-ONCAM


NEW THIS MORNING ---

CALIFORNIA NOW HAS THE WORLD'S EIGHTH LARGEST ECONOMY -- IT'S BIGGER THAN

RUSSIA AND ITALY!

AND THE GOLDEN STATE IS EVEN CLOSING IN ON FRANCE AND BRITAIN.

ECONOMISTS SAY TWO OF THE REASONS, SILICON VALLEY AND THE MOVIE INDUSTRY. Return to index of stories...


UBER CHEAPER THAN NYC TAXI-VOTOPS


AND LISTEN TO THIS ---

NEXT TIME YOU're in the big apple and NEED A CAB, CONSIDER USING YOUR SMARTPHONE INSTEAD OF STANDING AT THE CURB.

A CAR-HAILING APP IS WAGING WAR IN NEW YORK CITY.

THE COMPANY, UBER, IS MAKING IT CHEAPER TO GET A RIDE FROM THEIR DRIVERS, THAN FROM A YELLOW CAB.

THE 20-PERCENT RATE CUT IS AN EXPERIMENT BUT IT COULD BECOME PERMANENT IF DEMAND GOES UP.

UBER IS SLASHING FARES IN OTHER CITIES, TOO.

ATLANTA AND SAN FRANCISCO RATES WERE CUT 25-PERCENT THIS SUMMER. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX


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

PRODUCTION OF THE NEXT STAR WARS MOVIE IS ON HOLD FOR TWO-WEEKS.WHILE HARRISON FORD'S BROKEN LEG HEALS.

THE ACTOR WAS INJURED WHILE FILMING LAST MONTH IN LONDON.

DESPITE THE DELAY, "STAR WARS EPISODE SEVEN" IS STILL EXPECTED TO HIT THEATERS ON DECEMBER 18-TH, 20-15. Return to index of stories...


MADONNA JURY DUTY-OC-VO


EVEN CELEBRITIES ARE SUMMONED FOR JURY DUTY.

MADONNA ARRIVED AT THE COURTHOUSE IN LOWER MANHATTAN ON MONDAY.

THE SINGER DID NOT MINGLE WITH OTHER PERSPECTIVE JURORS AND WAS DISMISSED AFTER ABOUT TWO HOURS.

WHILE SHE WAS IN THE COURTHOUSE. MADONNA POSTED AN INSTAGRAM PICTURE, WITH THE CAPTION: "SERVING MY COUNTRY. REPORTING TO JURY SELECTION."

A ND THE HASHTAG "ITS HOT IN HERE". Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT-VO-TCAM-NAVI


TIME NOW IS--

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

PLUS --- HAVE HEARD OF THIS STRANGE NEW REALITY SHOW DEBUTING TONIGHT?call it a blind date at the alter! Getting MARRIED to a virtual stranger.

PLUS-- A FINAL CHECK OF YOUR NBC-2 FIRST ALERT FORECAST ON THE 2'S AND A CHECK OF THE ROADS. NATASHA IS TRACKING A BREAKING TRAFFIC ALERT IN PORT CHARLOTTE, THERE'S A WATER MAIN BREAK NEAR THE MALL. THE LATEST 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


AND NBC-2 JUST CONFIRMED ---- WATER IS GUSHING NEAR THE WALMART AND MALL AREA.

POLICE SAY THE ROAD IS BUCKLED WITH THOUSANDS OF GALLONS OF WATER POURING OUT. NBC-2 HAS A CREW HEADING TO THE SCENE --- STAY WITH US FOR UPDATES THROUGHOUT THE MORNING.

THAT'S YOUR NBC-2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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MAILBOXES HIT-OC-VO


NEW VIDEO INTO OUR NEWSROOM ---

A DRIVER CAUSED SOME DAMAGED EARLY THIS MORNING IN FORT MYERS ----

NBC-2 CONFIRMS A MAN WAS DRIVING WEST ON SUNSET --- LOST CONTROL WHEN HE GOT TO CORTEZ BLOUEVARD --- AND SLAMMED INTO A LIGHTPOST AND A CONCRETE MAILBOX.

FORT MYERS POLICE ON SCENE TELL US THE GUY WAS TAKEN TO LEE MEMORIAL WITH MINOR INJURIES.

OFFICERS BELIEVE HE WAS GOING TOO FAST AND DIDNT NEGOTIATE THE TURN PROPERLY.

AT LAST CHECK F-M-P-D WAS WAITING FOR THE POWER COMPANY TO COME AND FIX THE LIGHT. Return to index of stories...


COMPANIES LEAVING U.S.-OC-VO


NEW THIS MORNING ---

MORE COMPANIES THAN EVER ARE ABANDONING THE U-S FOR NATIONS WITH LOWER TAXES.

THAT'S ACCORDING TO A NEW ANALYSIS BY THE CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE.

IT FOUND 47 COMPANIES RELOCATED TO HOME BASES OVERSEAS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF LOWER RATES IN THE PAST 10 YEARS THROUGH A MERGER PROCESS KNOWN AS INVERSION.

ONLY 29 COMPANIES USED THE INVERSION PROCESS DURING THE PREVIOUS TWO DECADES. Return to index of stories...


AIRLINE FEES-TRX-VO


NOW AN NBC-2 CONSUMER ALERT IF YOU'RE FLYING THIS SUMMER. GET READY TO PAY MORE.

THE T-S-A IS RAISING PASSENGER SECURITY FEES EFFECTIVE JULY 21ST AT U-S AIRPORTS.

THE FEES HELP FUND T-S-A AIRPORT SECURITY EFFORTS.

RIGHT NOW AIR TRAVELERS ARE PAYING 2-DOLLARS-AND-50-CENTS FOR EACH PLANE THEY TAKE TO GET TO A DESTINATION.

THE NEW FEE WILL BE A FLAT FEE OF 5-DOLLARS-AND-60-CENTS EACH WAY, NO MATTER HOW MANY PLANES YOU BOARD. Return to index of stories...


GOOGLE MAPS CRUISE-OTS


AND THIS IS COOL --

NOW YOU CAN EXPLORE THE WORLD'S LARGEST CRUISE SHIP.WITHOUT ANY WORRIES ABOUT SEASICKNESS.

"GOOGLE STREET VIEW" HAS JUST ADDED A VIRTUAL TOUR OF ROYAL

CARIBBEAN'S GIANT "ALLURE OF THE SEAS". Return to index of stories...


BEER VENDING-OC-VO


BEER- DRINKERS AT NEXT WEEK'S ALL-STAR GAME WILL BE ABLE TO SERVE THEMSELVES. FROM VENDING MACHINES AT TARGET FIELD IN MINNEAPOLIS.

THEY'LL GET A CHOICE OF FOUR BEERS, AND THE QUANTITY. THE BEER IS PRICED BY THE OUNCE.

THEY'LL ALSO BE PROOFED -- BY HUMANS. Return to index of stories...


GRADS TOP DOLLAR-OC-SS


THIS IS INTERESTING ---

A NEW SURVEY BY THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION SUGGESTS IT MAY MATTER LESS WHETHER YOUR ALMA MATER IS PUBLIC OR PRIVATE. THAN WHAT YOU STUDY.

MATH AND SCIENCE IN PARTICULAR EARN RECENT GRADUATES THE MOST MONEY.

THE STUDY LOOKED AT THE CLASS OF 2008.FOUR YEARS AFTER THEY GOT THEIR DEGREES.

ONLY 16 PERCENT OF STUDENTS TOOK HOME DEGREES IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING OR MATH.

AND THOSE WHO DID AVERAGED $65-THOUSAND DOLLARS A YEAR COMPARED TO $49-THOUSAND 500 OF GRADUATES OF OTHER DEGREES. Return to index of stories...


MARRIAGE AT FIRST SIGHT-OC-VO-2SHOT


WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT THIS?

A NEW AND STRANGE REALITY SHOW PREMIERES TONIGHT --- ABOUT MARRYING A STRANGER AT FIRST SIGHT!

VIEWERS WILL SEE COUPLES WHO ACTUALLY MEET FOR THE FIRST TIME AT THE ALTAR AND GET MARRIED IN A LEGAL CEREMONY.

THEY HAVE SIX WEEKS TO TEST THE MARRIAGE, AND IF THEY DECIDE THEY DON'T WANT TO BE MARRIED ANY LONGER, THEY ARE ALLOWED TO DIVORCE.

IT AIRS TONIGHT AT 9:00 ON A&E. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS FM HOME INVASION-SSTOPS-VO


YOUR TIME NOW IS--

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

FORT MYERS POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A HOME INVASION ON CENTRAL AVENUE.

POLICE SAY A COUPLE WAS TIED UP BY TWO SUSPECTS AND HELD AT GUNPOINT.

THE TWO MEN TOOK THEIR MONEY CLOTHES, SHOES AND CELL PHONES.

ONCE THEY LEFT, THE COUPLE WAS ABLE TO ESCAPE TO A RELATIVE'S HOUSE TO CALL POLICE.

IF YOU KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT THIS CRIME YOU ARE ASKED TO CALL FORT MYERS POLICE. Return to index of stories...


TS OIL DRILLING-VOTOPS


IN THE DAY AHEAD ----THE CONSERVANCY OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WILL TESTIFY IN FRONT OF COLLIER COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OVER OIL DRILLING NEAR IMMOKALEE.

THEY SAY THE ILLEGAL FRACKING-LIKE PRACTICES BY THE DAN A HUGHES COMPANY IS PLAYING RUSSIAN ROULETTE WITH THE COUNTY'S DRINKING WATER.

THE D-E-P IS ALSO ACTING--- THEY SENT NEW DEMANDS FOR THE COMPANY, WHICH MUST BE MET BY JULY 15TH. Return to index of stories...


TS AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT-SSTOPS-VO


AN UPDATE ON THE AIRPORT DIRECT CONNECT PROJECT THIS MORNING.

THE SOUTHBOUND I-75 EXIT RAMP AT ALICO ROAD HAS BEEN RE-OPENED AS OF 5AM THIS MORNING.

A PIPE WAS INSTALLED UNDER THE ROADWAY AS PART OF THE ONGOING PROJECT.

THE PROJECT IS EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETE IN THE SPRING OF 2015. Return to index of stories...


TS PROTECT IDENTITY OF DEAD-VOTOPS


IN THE DAY AHEAD. THE LEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ALONG WITH THE MEMORIAL GARDENS FUNERAL HOME WILL HOST ONE OF TWO SEMINARS ON HOW YOU CAN PROTECT THE IDENTITY OF YOUR LOVED ONES.

THIS AFTER A STRING OF SCAM CASES INVOLVING THIEVES STEALING THE IDENTITES OF THE RECENTLY DECEASED.

TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE SEMINAR JUST HEAD TO OUR WEBSITE. Return to index of stories...


TS TAX COLLECTOR OPEN-VOTOPS


THE LEE COUNTY TAX COLLECTORS OFFICE IN CAPE CORAL RE-OPENS TODAY AFTER FLOODING ISSUES CLOSED IT DOWN.

DUE TO HEAVY RAIN A DRAINAGE PIPE BURST.

CREWS SPENT ALL OF MONDAY CLEANING IT UP.

THEY SAY IT WILL BE BACK OPEN AT 8:30 THIS MORNING. 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...