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ANCHOR SUPERS TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT
DIRECTORS PAGE TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
HEADLINES SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-TRX VO ANIBOX-SS-SS FLY
HL1) SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-TRX-SS-VO SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-REM 7
HL2) LIGHTNING STRIKES BEACH-TRX-VO SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-VO-SS
HL3) MOSQUITO APP-TRX-VO SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-SOTVO
GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-REM 7
6:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL LEE COUNTY TEACHER MEETING-OTS-SS
TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT DIRTY BEACH WATER-TRX-SOTVOTOPS IN PLASMA
TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC DIRTY BEACH WATER-SOTVO, PLASMA
SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-TRX-SS(2)-VO ANIBOX BEACH WATER BREAKOUT-OC-CGS
SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-SS FLY VOTER REG DEADLINE-CLIP-OTS
SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-REM 7 VETERANS BILL DEAL-OTS-VO
SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-VO-SS FORT MYERS BEACH LIGHTNING VICTIM-OC-SS-VO
SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-SOT LUXXOR ROBBERY-TRX-VO
SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-REM 7 C SECTION PROTEST-OTS-VO
VENICE BEACH CA LIGHTNING STRIKES-TRX-SS-VO IN PLA C SECTION PROTEST-SOTVO
VENICE BEACH CA LIGHTNING STRIKES-SOTVO, PLASMA FIST BUMP IS HEALTHIER-TRX-OC-VO
TENNESSEE SEVERE WX-TRX-VO QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO
ISRAEL GAZA UN MEETING-OC-VO FIRST ALERT DOPPLER TEASE-OMNI or WALL
CLAWSON SPEAKS OUT-OTS-SOTVO BREAK FOUR 6:38:53 AM
CLAWSON SPEAKS OUT-SOTVO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
NAPLES KID DROWNING-OC-SS-VO 6:42 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
FM SINKHOLE-OC-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX
DIAPER TODDLER CRASHES JEEP-OC-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
MOSQUITO APP-2SH-VO TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO NEW Q POLL MEDICAL MARIJUANA-PLASMA-TRX-CG-PLASMA
FORECAST TEASE-OMNI or WALL POT HOMELESS DENVER TEENS-ONCAM
BREAK ONE 6:09:48 FREON FRENZY-TRX-VO
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP FREON FRENZY-SOTVO
6:12 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX
TRAFFIC ALERT-TRX LEBRON #23-VOTOPS
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC ZAC AND BEAR-OC-SOTVO
TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP ZAC AND BEAR-SOTVO
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY-SSTOPS COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT-SS
FL KEYS SEA TURTLES-VO IN PLASMA WATCHING NEWS TODAY-SOT
PUBLIC INPUT LEE COUNTY-OTS-VO BREAK FIVE 6:49:12 AM
PUBLIC INPUT LEE COUNTY-SOTVO TODAY SHOW TEASE-BNR SOTTOPS
CARJACKING KILLS KIDS-OC VO LIVE PIC BUMP PLAYLIST #2, SONG #12-LIVE BUMP with
CARJACKING KILLS KIDS-SOTVO 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP
CHARCO TRAFFIC ALERT-OC-TRX-SS 6:52 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX WALL
EBOLA VIRUS-OC-TRX-VO TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC
EBOLA BREAKOUT-TCMON-SS TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP
TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-1SHOT LARGE FISHKILL-OC-SS
BREAK TWO 6:18:05 BITCOIN HOUSE-OC-VO
LIVE PIC BUMP PLAYLIST #2, SONG #10-LIVELOOK MUSIC BITCOIN HOUSE-SOTVO
TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP SANIBEL TRAFFIC-TRX-CG
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-CLIP-3SHOT GAS PRICES-CGTOPS
6:22 FORECAST ON THE 2'S-WX GRX-WX WALL OVERJOYED DOG FAINTS-OC-NATSVO
TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP
BAN THE PLAYDATE-OC-VO TS SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-SSTOPS-VO
CROSS TALK 4 SHOT-4-SHOT TS MULTIPLE LIGHTNING STRIKES CA-VOTOPS
tease plane crash-TRX-VO LIVE LOOK-SS TS FMB LIGHTNING VICTIM LATEST-SSTOPS-VO
BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM TS NAPLES KID DROWNING-SSTOPS-VO
HL1) SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-TRX-VO OR LIVELOOK-SS TS LEE CO TEACHER MEETING-SSTOPS
HL2) DIRTY WATER-TRX-VO DAYPLANNER FORECAST-OMNI
HL3) FIST BUMP HEALTHIER-TRX-VO TRAFFIC ALERT-NAVI IN TC
GOOD MORNING-2SHOT GOODBYE-4-SHOT
6:30 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL  


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DIRECTORS PAGE


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HEADLINES


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HL1) SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-TRX-SS-VO


ALL NEW OVERNIGHT ---

NBC-2 IS GETTING A LOOK AT THE VICTIMS WHO WERE HIT BY A PLANE WHILE WALKING A LONG THE BEACH IN SARASOTA COUNTY.

A FATHER WAS KILLED --- HIS DAUGHTER IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION.

NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT WHY THE PILOT LANDED SO CLOSE TO THEM, AND WHAT CAUSED THE EMERGENCY LANDING IN THE FIRST PLACE. Return to index of stories...


HL2) LIGHTNING STRIKES BEACH-TRX-VO


PLUS, MORE TRAGEDY ON THE WATER ---

ONE PERSON IS DEAD AND 13 OTHERS ARE HURT THIS MORNING ----

AFTER RARE SUMMER LIGHTNING STRIKES THE COAST OF VENICE BEACH IN CALIFORNIA. Return to index of stories...


HL3) MOSQUITO APP-TRX-VO


AND, ARE THOSE MOSQUITO BITES YOU GOT THIS WEEKEND DRIVING YOU CRAZY?!

THERE MAY BE A NEW APP YOU CAN USE ON YOUR SMARTPHONE TO KEEP THEM AWAY.

BUT DOES IT WORK? Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2-SHOT PUSH


GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA AND HAPPY MONDAY.

I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

I'M CLAY MILLER.

NBC-2 CHIEF METEROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING LIMITED RAIN CHANCES FOR YOUR DAY AHEAD. Return to index of stories...


6:00 WEATHER LEAD-WX WALL


Today's Weather Story

THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

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


TRAFFIC TOSS-2SHOT


NOW LET'S UPDATE THE ROAD CONDITIONS.

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


TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC


GOOD MORNING KRISTA AND CLAY. HAPPY MONDAY EVERYONE!

I-75 AND US 41 ARE ALL CLEAR. A LOOK AT YOUR BRIDGES OVER THE CALOOSAHATCHE RIVER. NO MAJOR DELAYS. IT'LL TAKE YOU 4 MINUTES TO GET ACROSS THE MIDPOINT BRIDGE. NATASHA VERMA HERE WITH YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-TRX-SS(2)-VO ANIBOX


ALL NEW DETAILS OVERNIGHT ON A DEADLY PLANE CRASH ON CASPERSEN BEACH IN SARASOTA COUNTY.

A FATHER WAS KILLED AND HIS 9 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER SERIOUSLY INJURED WHEN A SMALL PLANE MADE AN EMERGENCY LANDING SUNDAY.

OMMY IRIZARRY WAS WALKING WITH HIS NINE YEAR OLD DAUGHTER OCEANA WHEN THEY WERE HIT.

THE PLANE LANDED RIGHT ON THE EDGE OF THE BEACH, BARELY IN THE WATER.

NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT WHY THE PILOT LANDED RIGHT SMAck IN THE MIDDLE OF A CROWDED BEACH RATHER THAN DITCHING THE PLANE IN THE SHALLOW WATER. Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-SS FLY


NBC-2'S SAM SWEENEY IS LIVE ON SCENE IN VENICE ---- WHERE THE PLANE HAS REMAINED SINCE THE CRASH.

TODAY CREWS WILL WORK TO REMOVE THAT PLANE RIGHT SAM? Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-REM 7


KRISTA CLAY----

IT IS A SURREAL SCENE OUT HERE--- A PLANE SITTING IN THE SURF---

A MAN HERE ON VACATION WITH HIS FAMILY IS DEAD.

HIS DAUGHTER FIGHTING FOR HER LIFE.

THE TWO HAD NO WARNING THE PLANE WAS FALLING FROM THE SKY. Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-VO-SS


PILOT Paul kokomoor and his passenger David theen MADE A DISTRESS CALL, BUT COULDNT MAKE IT TO THE AIRPORT--- HE LANDED HERE ON THE WATERS EDGE.

36 YEAR OLD Ommy Irizarry AND HIS DAUGHTER OCEANA IRIZARRY WERE WALKING IN THE SURF--- THEY NEVER SAW THE PLANE COMING.

JUST HOURS BEFORE THE ACCIDENT OMMY WROTE ON FACEBOOK HOW MUCH HE LOVE HIS WIFE--- YESTERDAY WAS THEIR NINTH ANNIVERSARY. HE SAID HE COULDN'T WAIT TO SPEND THE NEXT 100 YEARS TOGETHER.

TRAGICALLY, SIX HOURS AFTER THAT POST HE WAS DEAD. Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-SOT


18:49:57 "When I got there, I saw the plane, I saw that it had lost a wheel or so and that it was half in the water, half on the sand." 18:50:02

BUTT BYTE

18:50:52 "Never in my life have I even thought something like that would happen." 18:50:55 Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-REM 7


THE TWO ME INSIDE THE PLANE WALKED AWAY FROM THE CRASH. THIS MORNING IT REMAINS UNCLEAR WHY THE PILOT LANDED ON THE POPULATED BEACH.

A CRASH TEAM FROM THE NTSB IS EN ROUTE.

LIVE ON CASPERSAN BEACH IN SARASOTA COUNTY--- SAM SWEENEY NBC 2. Return to index of stories...


VENICE BEACH CA LIGHTNING STRIKES-TRX-SS-VO IN PLA


NOW TO THE LATEST ON MULTIPLE VICTIMS OF LIGHTNING STRIKES.

SEVERAL PEOPLE WERE STRUCK IN THE WATER AT THE POPULAR VENICE BEACH BOARDWALK IN CALIFORNIA.

A MAN WAS ALSO HIT ON A GOLF COURSE ON CATALINA ISLAND.

HE'S OKAY.

ON VENICE BEACH, YOU CAN SEE JUST HOW CROWDED IT WAS AT THE TIME.

A 20-YEAR-OLD MAN DIED SUNDAY.

HE WAS PULLED FROM THE WATER AN HOUR AFTER THE LIGHTNING HIT, DUE TO SOME CONFUSION AT FIRST.

THE CORONER WILL DETERMINE IF HE WAS ELECTROCUTED, DROWNED, OR WAS TRAMPLED BY CROWDS.

7 MORE PEOPLE ARE IN THE HOSPITAL THIS MORNING.

INITIALLY 13 PEOPLE WERE CHECKED OUT.

WE'VE LEARNED THE LIGHTNING STRIKE ELECTRIFIED THE WATER NEAR THE PIER, ZAPPING SWIMMERS AND SURFERS IN THE AREA.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAD REPORTED "CLOUD TO GROUND" LIGHTNING. URGING ANYONE WHO HEARD THUNDER IN THE AREA TO STAY INDOORS. Return to index of stories...


VENICE BEACH CA LIGHTNING STRIKES-SOTVO, PLASMA


S/ Ned Walker / Witness :07

"The loudest clap of thunder I've ever heard in my life because it was so close. I thought it was like a bomb almost."

Joe Doro / Witness

And then all of a sudden it was a loudest thunder I ever heard and it was like a scene out of Jaws, all the mothers were going in to grab their kids."

PEOPLE ON THE BEACH SAY IT WAS A RARE STORM THAT TURNED NASTY VERY QUICKLY.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DID SEND OUT TWEETS ADVISING OF THE SERIOUS LIGHTNING RISK BEFORE IT STRUCK.

AND IF YOU'RE NOT FAMILIAR WITH THE AREA, VENICE BEACH, LOCATED SOUTH OF SANTA MONICA IN LOS ANGELES, IS WORLD FAMOUS FOR THE CARNIVAL-LIKE ATMOSPHERE ALONG ITS BOARDWALK. Return to index of stories...


TENNESSEE SEVERE WX-TRX-VO


AND MORE SEVERE WEATHER TO REPORT ----

CHECK THIS OUT --- A WEAK TORNADO CAUGHT ON TAPE PROVES IT STILL PACKS QUITE A PUNCH.

THIS VIDEO WAS SHOT SUNDAY AFTERNOON IN ROCK SPRINGS, TENNESSEE.

YOU CAN SEE THE SPARKS FROM POWERLINES AS THEY ARE RIPPED DOWN IN THE WIND.

THERE HAVE BEEN NO REPORTS OF SERIOUS INJURIES OR FATALITIES.

THE POWERFUL STORMS HERE DESTROYED AT LEAST 10 HOMES. AND RESCUERS ARE STILL HAVING A DIFFICULT TIME REACHING THE DAMAGED AREAS. Return to index of stories...


ISRAEL GAZA UN MEETING-OC-VO


THIS IS NEW OVERNIGHT ---

ISRAEL AND HAMAS HAVE LOWERED THE PACE OF FIGHTING AS INTERNATIONAL EFFORTS INTENSIFY TO END THE THREE-WEEK-OLD CONFLICT.

THE ISRAELI MILITARY SAYS IT HASN'T CARRIED OUT ANY ATTACKS IN GAZA SINCE 9:30 P.M. SUNDAY.

IT SAYS TROOPS ARE PRESSING ON WITH EFFORTS TO DESTROY THE CROSS-BORDER TUNNELS CONSTRUCTED BY HAMAS FOR ATTACKS INSIDE ISRAEL.

FOLLOWING AN EMERGENCY MEETING SUNDAY NIGHT, THE U.N. SECURITY COUNCIL HAS CALLED FOR "AN IMMEDIATE AND UNCONDITIONAL HUMANITARIAN CEASE-FIRE" IN GAZA. Return to index of stories...


CLAWSON SPEAKS OUT-OTS-SOTVO


NOW AN NBC-2 UPDATE TO A STORY NBC-2 first BROUGHt YOU FRIDAY --

IT'S THE EMBARRASING POLITICAL MISTAKE -- THAT'S GOING VIRAL.

"just as your capital is welcome here to produce good-paying jobs in the US, I'd like our capital to be welcome there.

I ask cooperation and commitment and priority from your government in so doing. Can I have that?"

THAT'S WHAT HAPPENED FRIDAY WHEN FRESHMAN REPRESENTATIVE CURT CLAWSON MISTOOK TWO U-S OFFICIALS FOR REPRESENTATIVES OF INDIA.

THIS WEEKEND, CLAWSON TALKED WITH NBC 2 ABOUT HIS BLUNDER. Return to index of stories...


CLAWSON SPEAKS OUT-SOTVO


22:52:49 - It was an airball from the foul line. It was a big blooper and of my most silly mistakes. I've apologized to both of them and I apologize to anyone I might have offended. I take full responsibility for it as well. 22:53:11

CLAWSON WENT ON TO SAY HE STILL HAS A LOT TO LEARN AND HE'S EDUCATING HIMSELF ABOUT THE SITUATION RIGHT NOW IN ISRAEL AND UKRAINE, SO HE CAN TAKE ACTION. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES KID DROWNING-OC-SS-VO


THIS MORNING WE ARE LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE TEENAGER WHO COLLIER COUNTY DEPUTIES FOUND DEAD IN A POND ON SATURDAY.

YOU'RE LOOKING AT 16 YEAR OLD CHRISTIAN CASTALDO OF GOLDEN GATE.

CASTALDO WAS FOUND DEAD IN THE ISLAND WALK COMMUNITY IN NORTH NAPLES.

OUR PARTNERS AT THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS SPOKE WITH HIS MOTHER -

WHO BELIEVES SOMEONE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR HER SON'S DEATH.

THE TEEN ATTENDED GULF COAST HIGH SCHOOL - AND WOULD HAVE BEEN A JUNIOR THIS YEAR.

INVESTIGATORS AREN'T SAYING WHETHER THE DROWNING ACCIDENTAL OR SUSPICIOUS. Return to index of stories...


FM SINKHOLE-OC-VO


THIS MORNING SOME FORT MYERS NEIGHBORS ARE KEEPING AN EYE ON A SINKHOLE BECAUSE THEY'RE AFRAID IT'S GROWING!.

THE SINKHOLE IS SLOWING DOWN TRAFFIC ON MCGREGOR BOULEVARD NEXT TO THE FORT MYERS COUNTRY CLUB.

IT STARTED OFF ABOUT THE SIZE OF A TIRE ON A CAR.

AT LAST CHECK, IT WAS ABOUT SIX FEET DEEP AND FOUR FEET WIDE.

WITNESSES TELL NBC-2 -- THE HOLE IS MOVING CLOSER TO THE SIDEWALK.

AND NBC-2 FOUND OUT --

WORKERS HAVE NOT TOLD US WHEN IT WILL BE FIXED, BUT NBC-2 LEARNED CREWS JUST WRAPPED UP DRAINAGE REPAIRS IN THIS EXACT SPOT SEVERAL WEEKS BACK. Return to index of stories...


DIAPER TODDLER CRASHES JEEP-OC-VO


DID YOU HEAR ABOUT THIS?

A TODDLER CRASHED A JEEP INTO AN OREGON HOME, THEN RAN BACK TO HIS OWN HOME TO WATCH CARTOONS.

THE 3-YEAR-OLD BOY CLIMBED INTO THE JEEP TUESDAY EVENING AND KNOCKED IT OUT OF GEAR.

WITNESSES SAID THE JEEP ROLLED DOWN THE STREET, THROUGH AN INTERSECTION AND INTO THE HOUSE, CAUSING MINOR DAMAGE.

THE 911 CALLER WITNESSES THE CHILD RUN FROM THE SCENE WEARING ONLY A DIAPER.

THE BOY TOLD OFFICERS HIS PARENTS WEREN'T HOME AND ANOTHER RELATIVE WAS SLEEPING.

POLICE CITED THE BOY'S 22-YEAR-OLD MOTHER FOR FAILING TO SUPERVISE A CHILD. Return to index of stories...


MOSQUITO APP-2SH-VO


THERE SEEMS TO BE AN APP FOR JUST ABOUT ANYTHING THESE DAYS -- INCLUDING ONE THAT CLAIMS TO HELP FLIGHT OFF MOSQUITOES.

THERE ARE SEVERAL APPS AVAILABLE FOR BOTH THE I-PHONE AND ANDROID.

THERE'S ONE APP THAT EMITS A HIGH FREQUENCY SOUND, WHICH IS SUPPOSE TO KEEP THE PESKY INSECTS AWAY.

THE MAKER CLAIMS IT'S 100 PERCENT EFFECTIVE.

YOU CAN CHECK THEM OUT IN YOUR SMARTPHONE'S APP STORE. JUST SEARCH MOSQUITO AND THEY POP UP. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


THIS MORNING WE'LL TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT GROWING CONCERNS, AS A SECOND AMERICAN IN AFRICA TESTS POSITIVE FOR EBOLA.

PLUS --- CAUGHT ON VIDEO!

WHAT A REMARKABLE JOURNEY ----- AND THIS WILL BE HAPPENING MORE ALL OVER THE STATE OF FLORIDA!. 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


IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY, DEPUTIES ARE PATROLLING U.S. 41 AND PORT CHARLOTTE BLVD. I'M SEEING DELAYS ON COLONIAL BLVD. EAST BOUND APPROACHING I-75. THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC ALERT BILLBOARD-CLIP


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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 SHARON HAMER OF CAPE CORAL.

SHE WRITES "THIS IS MY FOUR YR OLD SON, ROBBIE. I GAVE HIM MY PHONE IN AN ATTEMPT TO OCCUPY HIM WHILE SHOPPING. HE WAS SUPPOSED TO BE LOOKING AT PICTURES, NOT TAKING THEM, LOL."

ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS POST A SELFIE - AND YOU COULD BE NEXT! Return to index of stories...


FL KEYS SEA TURTLES-VO IN PLASMA


IT IS THE VIDEO TO GET YOUR DAY STARTED RIGHT!

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER. A SPECIAL WEBCAM IN THE LOWER KEYS CAPTURED THE MOMENT THESE BABY LOGGERHEADS HATCHED AND MADE THEIR WAY INTO THE ATLANTIC.

THERE'S ABOUT 100 OF THEM AND THIS HAPPENED FRIDAY EVENING.

THE HI-DEF CAMERA USES INFRARED LIGHTING SO HATCHLINGS WON'T BE CONFUSED BY ARTIFICIAL LIGHT AND WILL GO TO SEA -- GUIDED BY MOONLIGHT REFLECTING ON THE WATER -- INSTEAD OF PUSHING FURTHER ONTO LAND.

LOGGERHEAD, GREEN, LEATHERBACK, HAWKSBILL AND KEMP'S RIDLEY SEA TURTLES NEST ON BEACHES IN THE KEYS AND OTHER PARTS OF FLORIDA.

ALL FIVE SPECIES ARE CONSIDERED EITHER THREATENED OR ENDANGERED. Return to index of stories...


PUBLIC INPUT LEE COUNTY-OTS-VO


THIS MORNING IN LEE COUNTY, A LOCAL ORGANIZATION IS ASKING FOR COMMISSIONERS TO LET THEM BE HEARD.

THE LEE PUBLIC VOICE WROTE A LETTER FRIDAY ASKING FOR MORE PUBLIC COMMENT.

NBC2 SPOKE WITH THE GROUP AND COMMISSIONERS ABOUT THE REQUEST. Return to index of stories...


PUBLIC INPUT LEE COUNTY-SOTVO


21:30:51 ESLICK "We're just looking for public input opportunities that are meaningful before decision making" 21:30:57

21:41:31 PENDERGRASS"There's always two sides of every item, so it's nice to hear both sides, to hear the concerns the residents." 21:41:36

21:40:41 HAMMAN"They'd book out two hours for a workshop, we'd spend an hour and a half on public comment we'd have no time to take any action." 21:40:47

THE LETTER ALSO ADDRESSED GIVING THE PUBLIC MORE TIME TO LOOK OVER BUDGET INFORMATION BEFORE COMMENT.

THE COUNTY ATTORNEY RESPONDED, SAYING IT'S NOT A LEGAL ISSUE. Return to index of stories...


CARJACKING KILLS KIDS-OC VO


THIS MORNING A MANHUNT INTENSIFIES FOR TWO CARJACKING SUSPECTS WHO CRASHED INTO A FAMILY SELLING FRUIT IN PHILADELPHIA, KILLING THREE CHILDREN.

THE 34-YEAR-OLD MOTHER IS NOW FIGHTING TO SURVIVE, UNAWARE THAT THREE OF HER CHILDREN ARE GONE.

THEY WERE KILLED FRIDAY WHEN TWOCARJACKERS IN AN S-U-V PLOWED INTO THEM WHILE THE FAMILY WAS SELLING FRUIT FOR A CHURCH FUNDRAISER. Return to index of stories...


CARJACKING KILLS KIDS-SOTVO


sot tia brown:

as a mother, would you want to tell her all three of your children are gone?

POLICE STILL HAVEN'T RELEASED MUCH INFORMATION ABOUT TWO SUSPECTS.

POLICE HAVE LIFTED FINGERPRINTS FROM THE SUV AND FOUND A BLOODY T-SHIRT NEAR THE CRASH SITE.

THERE'S A 110-THOUSAND DOLLAR REWARD FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO AN ARREST.

THE MOTHER REMAINS IN CRITICAL CONDITION THIS MORNING AND WE LEARNED SHE HAS TWO OTHER CHILDREN, ONE OF THEM IS SPECIAL NEEDS. Return to index of stories...


CHARCO TRAFFIC ALERT-OC-TRX-SS


A QUICK TRAFFIC ALERT NOW FOR OUR FRIENDS IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY.

STARTING SOON AT 7AM UNTIL 5 TONIGHT, CREWS WILL BEGIN A PROJECT TO IMPROVE LIGHTING IN PARTS OF PUNTA GORDA.

IT WILL TAKE PLACE ALONG AQUI ESTA DRIVE, FROM U.S. 41 TO BAL HARBOR.

SO WHEN DRIVING IN THE AREA, BE ALERT FOR WORKERS IN THE RIGHT-OF-WAYS.

AND ALLOW SOME EXTRA TIME. THERE MIGHT BE LANE CLOSURES OR TEMPORARY DELAYS. Return to index of stories...


EBOLA VIRUS-OC-TRX-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TRACKING A SECOND AMERICAN THAT'S COME DOWN WITH A CASE OF EBOLA VIRUS.

THE AMERICAN HEALTH CARE WORKER TESTED POSITIVE AT THE SAME WEST AFRICA MEDICAL COMPOUND WHERE AN AMERICAN DOCTOR BECAME INFECTED WITH THE OFTEN DEADLY DISEASE.

THEIR CASES SHOW JUST HOW DIFFICULT IT CAN BE TO PROTECT AGAINST EBOLA, A HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS VIRUS THAT'S SPREAD BY BODILY FLUIDS - SOMETHING HARD TO AVOID WHEN VICTIMS VOMIT, BLEED OR SUFFER FROM DIARRHEA. Return to index of stories...


EBOLA BREAKOUT-TCMON-SS


EBOLA HAS INFECTED NEARLY 11-HUNDRED PEOPLE AND KILLED 660 OF THEM IN THE CURRENT WEST AFRICAN OUTBREAK.

ACCORDING TO THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION. IT'S THE WORST EBOLA OUTBREAK EVER RECORDED.

TO GIVE YOU BETTER PERSPECTIVE,

TAKE A LOOK AT THIS MAP C-D-C ---

THE AREAS IN ORANGE INDICATE CONFIRMED AND PROBABLE CASES.

AUTHORITIES ARE WORKING TO TRACK DOWN EVERYONE WHO CAME INTO CONTACT WITH THE AMERICAN DOCTORS. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TOSS TO BREAK-1SHOT


COMING UP --- THIS IS GETTING A LOT OF COMMENTS ALL OVER SOCIAL MEDIA ----

WHY ONE STAY-AT-HOME DAD IS CALLING FOR A BAN ON CHILD PLAYDATES. 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...


LIVE PIC BUMP PLAYLIST #2, SONG #10-LIVELOOK MUSIC


GOOD MORNING CHARLOTTE COUNTY!

WE HERE AT NBC2 LOVE YOUR WAY!

WE HAVE A LIVE LOOK AT LAISHLEY'S CRAB HOUSE IN PUNTA GORDA. WHAT A NICE VIEW OF THE MARINA AND THE HARBOR AS YOU WAKE UP. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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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 ALERT-NAVI IN TC


ALL CLEAR, CONSTRUCTION?

A SINKHOLE IS SLOWING DOWN TRAFFIC ON MCGREGOR BLVD. THIS MORNING. IT'S LOCATED NEXT TO THE FORT MYERS COUNTY CLUB. AT LAST CHECK, IT WAS ABOUT SIX FEET DEEP AND FOUR FEET WIDE SO DRIVE WITH CAUTION. WITNESSED TELL NBC2 THE HOLE IS MOVING CLOSER TO THE SIDEWALK AND IT MIGHT BE GROWING. THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


BAN THE PLAYDATE-OC-VO


THE SOCIAL MEDIA COMMENTS ON THIS NEXT STORY HAVE BEEN FIRING UP OVERNIGHT!

ONE STAY-AT-HOME DAD WANTS TO BAN THE "PLAY DATE". AND HE'S GOT A BLOG AND FACEBOOK PAGE DEDICATED TO THE MOVEMENT.

IT'S CALLED "DAD N CHARGE".

AND HE WRITES, WHEN HE WAS A KID AND WANTED TO PLAY WITH FRIENDS, HE WOULD JUST CALL THEM UP, CHECK WITH MOM OR DAD AND THEY'D JUMP ON A BIKE AND MEET UP.

AND HE KNEW HE HAD TO BE HOME BEORE DINNER.

HE'S POINTING OUT ALL THE PRE-SCHEDULING THAT'S POPULAR THESE DAYS.

HE SAYS IT'S RUINING THE WHOLE PLAYTIME EXPERIENCE. AND HE FEELS LIKE HE SHOULD BE PREPARING A CHEESE PLATE, ACTIVITIES AND GET PARTING GIFTS.

A LOT OF PEOPLE SAY HE'S LIVING IN THE PAST.

SOME BRING UP THE FACT THAT KIDS HAVE SO MANY ACTIVITIES, IT HAS TO ALL BE SCHEDULED.

OTHERS SAY, MAYBE KIDS ARE DOING TOO MANY ACTIVITIES. Return to index of stories...


CROSS TALK 4 SHOT-4-SHOT


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tease plane crash-TRX-VO LIVE LOOK-SS


COMING UP AT 6:30 --- OUR TOP STORY AS YOU WAKE UP.

A FATHER AND DAUGHTER HIT BY A PLANE WHILE WALKING ALONG THE BEACH!

THE FATHER WAS KILLED AND NOW THE LITTLE GIRL IS FIGHTING TO SURVIVE. NBC-2 IS LIVE ON SCENE ASKING THE TOUGH QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW THIS COULD HAVE HAPPENED. YOUR TIME RIGHT NOW. Return to index of stories...


BREAK THREE 6:27:03 AM


HIT TIME 6:27:03

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HL1) SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-TRX-VO OR LIVELOOK-SS


ALL NEW OVERNIGHT ---

NBC-2 IS LIVE ON SCENE AFTER A SMALL PLANE CRASHED ON THE BEACH IN SARASOTA COUNTY --- KILLING A FATHER AND SENDING HIS NINE YEAR OLD DAUGHTER TO THE HOSPITAL.

THE LATEST ON THE INVESTIGATION INTO THIS EMERGENCY LANDING AND WHAT WENT SO WRONG. Return to index of stories...


HL2) DIRTY WATER-TRX-VO


PLUS, TRACKING DIRTY WATER AND BACTERIA AT POPULAR SOUTHWEST FLORIDA BEACHES.

NBC-2 HAS A COMPLETE LIST SHOWING WHERE THE TROUBLE SPOTS ARE. IS YOUR FAVORITE HANGOUT ON THE LIST? Return to index of stories...


HL3) FIST BUMP HEALTHIER-TRX-VO


AND, ALL NEW IN THIS MORNING'S HEALTHCAST ---

YOU SHOULD BE DOING THIS!

BUMPING FISTS --- THE FASHIONABLE ALTERNATIVE TO THE HANDSHAKE.

WHY YOUR HEALTH DEPENDS ON IT! Return to index of stories...


GOOD MORNING-2SHOT


GOOD MORNING SOUTHWEST FLORIDA, I'M CLAY MILLER.

AND I'M KRISTA FOGELSONG.

HAPPY MONDAY!

NBC-2 CHIEF METEOROLOGIST HALEY WEBB IS TRACKING A SMALLER CHANCE FOR RAIN! 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 HOW ARE THE ROADS LOOKING RIGHT NOW?

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


TRAFFIC-TRX NAVI IN TC


HEY GOOD MORNING. THIS IS A LIVE LOOK AT I-75 SOUTH AT CORKSCREW ROAD. IT'S MORNING RUSH HOUR.BUT NO MAJOR DELAYS OUT THERE. AND A LOOK AT NAPLES.WHERE I'M SEEING A SLOWDOWN AT GOLDEN GATE PARKWAY AND U.S. 41. NATASHA VERMA WITH YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-TRX VO ANIBOX-SS-SS FLY


ALL NEW DETAILS OVERNIGHT ON A DEADLY PLANE CRASH ON CASPERSEN BEACH IN SARASOTA COUNTY.

A FATHER WAS KILLED AND HIS 9 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER SERIOUSLY INJURED WHEN A SMALL PLANE MADE AN EMERGENCY LANDING SUNDAY.

OMMY IRIZARRY WAS WALKING WITH HIS NINE YEAR OLD DAUGHTER OCEANA WHEN THEY WERE HIT.

THE PLANE LANDED RIGHT ON THE EDGE OF THE BEACH, BARELY IN THE WATER.

NBC-2'S SAM SWEENEY IS WORKING TO FIND OUT WHY THE PILOT LANDED RIGHT SMAck IN THE MIDDLE OF A CROWDED BEACH RATHER THAN DITCHING THE PLANE IN THE SHALLOW WATER. Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-REM 7


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SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-VO-SS


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SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-SOTVO


18:50:08 "When I looked a little farther, a couple feet down the beach, there was medics helping out what seemed to be the father, and he had blood on his face and they seemed to be doing CPR." 18:50:16 Return to index of stories...


SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-REM 7


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LEE COUNTY TEACHER MEETING-OTS-SS


THIS WILL BE AN IMPORTANT MEETING IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

A MEMBER OF THE SCHOOL BOARD IS DEMANDING AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE RESIGNATION OF POPULAR CYPRESS LAKE HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL -- TRACY PERKINS.

PERKINS SUDDENLY STEPPED DOWN RECENTLY.

HER RESIGNATION LETTER LEFT MANY PEOPLE WITH A LOT OF QUESTIONS.

MARY FISCHER IS SET TO MEET WITH THE SUPERINTENDENT TODAY.

COUNT ON NBC-2 TO PASS ALONG ANY NEW DETAILS AS SOON AS WE GET THEM. Return to index of stories...


DIRTY BEACH WATER-TRX-SOTVOTOPS IN PLASMA


22:09:42-22:09:45

Teresa Mcfall/boater

"Now, I hear there is bacteria in the water, I'm like oh great."

22:09:32-22:09:35

Teresa Mcfall/boater

"I noticed places breaking out on my legs."

THIS MORNING MORE THAN A DOZEN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA BEACHES COULD MAKE YOU SICK.

AND NOW A WATER ADVOCACY GROUP WANTS THE E-P-A TO STEP UP THEIR PATROLS.

RESEARCHERS FROM THE NATURAL RESOURCES DEFENSE COUNCIL SAY THERE'S TOO

MUCH BACTERIA SWIMMING NEAR FAMILIES.

THEY RELEASED NUMBERS FROM LAST YEAR.

RESEARCH SHOWS SEVEN BEACHES IN COLLIER, FIVE IN LEE, AND SIX IN CHARLOTTE ALL HAVE HIGHER THAN NORMAL LEVELS OF BACTERIA.

AND THEY FEAR ITLL ONLY INCREASE THIS YEAR.

SWIMMERS ARE DOING WHATEVER THEY CAN TO PROTECT THEMSELVES. Return to index of stories...


DIRTY BEACH WATER-SOTVO, PLASMA


SOT

22:10:15-22:10:27

Teresa Mcfall/boater

"I'm okay. I don't get sick sick from it. You always have to watch out

for bacteria like not shave your legs or anything before you get in

the water and things like that."

LEE COUNTY HEALTH LEADERS SAY IT'S NORMAL TO HAVE SOME BACTERIA.

SO YOU SHOULD ALWAYS TRY TO PROTECT YOURSELF.

LIKE, AVOID GOING TO BEACH WITH AN OPEN SORE.

AND PLUG YOUR NOSE WHEN GOING IN THE WATER. Return to index of stories...


BEACH WATER BREAKOUT-OC-CGS


AND I'VE GOT MORE DETAILED INFORMATION ON EXACTLY WHAT BEACHES ARE AFFECTED IN THIS DIRTY WATER REPORT.

IN LEE COUNTY:

Cape Coral Yacht Club

Lovers Key State Park

Lynn Hall Memorial Park

Sanibel Causeway Beach

Turner Beach/ Blind Pass Beach.

IN COLLIER:

Clam Pass

Doctor's Pass

Lowdermilk Park

Naples Pier

South Marco Beach

Tigertail Beach

Vanderbilt Beach

AND IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY ---

Boca Grande

Englewood Mid Beach

Englewood North

Palm Island North

Port Island North

Port Charlotte Beach East

AND Port Charlotte Beach West

A FULL LIST OF ALL THE BEACHES RAISING EYEBROWS IS ON OUR WEBSITE NBC DASH TWO DO COM. Return to index of stories...


VOTER REG DEADLINE-CLIP-OTS


THIS MORNING IN DECISION 2014 ---

A HEADS UP SOUTHWEST FLORIDA!

TODAY IS THE VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR THE AUGUST 26TH PRIMARY ELECTION.

FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO REGISTER, HEAD TO NBC DASH TWO DOT COM AND CLICK ON NEWSLINKS. Return to index of stories...


VETERANS BILL DEAL-OTS-VO


LOOKING AHEAD NOW ---

THERE COULD BE SOME POSSIBLE PROGRESS TODAY ON CAPITOL HILL.

LEADERS OF THE SENATE AND HOUSE VETERANS' AFFAIRS COMMITTEE ARE SCHEDULED TO DISCUSS A DEAL TO OVERHAUL VETERANS AFFAIRS.

THE LEGISLATION INCLUDES FUNDING TO HIRE MORE DOCTORS AND NURSES AND ALLOWS VETERANS TO GET HEALTH CARE OUTSIDE OF THE V-A MEDICAL SYSTEM.

BUT, HURDLES REMAIN WITH ONLY A FEW DAYS LEFT BEFORE THE AUGUST RECESS. Return to index of stories...


FORT MYERS BEACH LIGHTNING VICTIM-OC-SS-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS WORKING TO GET AN UPDATE ON A TEEN STRUCK BY LIGHTNING ON FORT MYERS BEACH.

ZAC LATAWEIC IS IN CRITICAL CONDITON IN A MEDICALLY INDUCED COMA.

THIS IS VIDEO AS PARAMEDICS WORKED TO KEEP HIM ALIVE. PERFORMING C-P-R ON THE BEACH.

ZAC'S GIRLFRIEND SURVIVED THE STRIKE.

ANOTHER MAN, SCOTT WILCOX, WAS KILLED. Return to index of stories...


LUXXOR ROBBERY-TRX-VO


NOW AN NBC-2 CRIME ALERT ----

THE SEARCH IS ON THIS MORNING FOR TWO MEN WHO ROBBED A LEHIGH ACRES CASINO GAME SHOP AT GUNPOINT. WITH PEOPLE INSIDE!

IT HAPPENED AT THE LUXXOR GAMES SHOP ON LEE BOULEVARD SATURDAY.

TWO MEN BARGED IN WITH GUNS.

ONE OF THEM SHOT INTO THE AIR.

THEY DEMANDED CASH -- AND TOOK OFF.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION -- IS ASKED TO CALL CRIMESTOPPERS. Return to index of stories...


C SECTION PROTEST-OTS-VO


THIS STORY IS GETTING A LOT OF ATTENTION IN CHARLOTTE COUNTY THIS MORNING.

DOZENS OF MOMS PICKETED A PORT CHARLOTTE HOSPITAL THIS WEEKEND.

THEY SAY -- BAYFRONT HEALTH FORCED JENNIFER GOODALL TO HAVE A C-SECTION -- WHEN SHE WANTED TO HAVE A NATURAL BIRTH.

THE NATIONAL ADVOCATES FOR PREGNANT WOMEN DOES ADMIT THERE CAN BE COMPLICATIONS DURING A VAGINAL BIRTH IF THE WOMAN HAS HAD A C - SECTION IN THE PAST -- WHICH JENNIFER GOODALL HAD.

STILL -- PROTESTORS SAY THE CHOICE REMAINS THE MOTHERS. Return to index of stories...


C SECTION PROTEST-SOTVO


SHANNON MITCHELL

46:29-35

Every woman deserves the right to make choices about their birth and every woman deserves the right to say no if she doesn't want to consent to surgery

Megan Nickel-Martin/ICAN8

41:12-1

Women are just asking for the chance to try and do what their bodies are designed to do

BAYFRONT HOSPITAL SENT THE GOODALL FAMILY A LETTER -- THREATENING LEGAL ACTION IF THE MOTHER DIDN'T HAVE C-SECTION.

GOODALL DID GIVE BIRTH ON FRIDAY BY C SECTION.

THIS MORNING -- SHE AND HER LITTLE BOY ARE FINE.​ Return to index of stories...


FIST BUMP IS HEALTHIER-TRX-OC-VO


ALSO IN THIS MORNING'S HEALTHCAST ---

SOCIETY DICTATES THAT WHEN MEETING SOMEONE NEW. THE POLITE THING TO DO IS SHAKE THEIR HAND.

NOW NEW RESEARCH SUGGESTS. THE COMMON HANDSHAKE IS GREAT. IF YOU WANT TO MAKE SOMEONE SICK.

INFECTIOUS DISEASE EXPERTS HAVE A BETTER - AND SAFER - SOLUTION.

THE DALAI LAMA AND PRESIDENT OBAMA DO IT. NOT TO MENTION THE COOLER KIDS AMONG US.

NOW EXPERTS ARE SUGGESTING THE "FIST BUMP" MAY BE MORE HYGIENIC THAN HANDSHAKES WHEN DOCTORS GREET THEIR PATIENTS.

A NEW STUDY FINDS THE HANDSHAKE TRANSMITS DOUBLE THE AMOUNT OF BACTERIA A HIGH FIVE WOULD.

THE FIST BUMP TRANSMITS EVEN FEWER. Return to index of stories...


QUARTER HOUR PUSH-2SHOT-VO


ALL NEW IN JUST THE LAST HOUR ---

A BRAND NEW POLL ON MEDICAL MARIJUANA AND RECREATIONAL POT HERE IN FLORIDA.

WE BREAK DOWN THE EYE-OPENING RESULTS.

AND, GET READY FOR ZAC EFRON AND BEAR GRYLLS!. A PREVIEW OF THEIR HOT NEW SHOW DEBUTING TONIGHT. 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

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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


TAKING A LOOK AT OUR CALOOSAHATCHEE RIVER CROSSINGS.5 MINUTES.TO GET ACROSS THE SPAN OF THE MIDPOINT BRIDGE. I'D OPT FOR THE CAPE CORAL BRIDGE WHICH IS DELAY FREE AT THIS TIME. NO MAJOR SLOWDOWNS IN BONITA SPRINGS.I-75 AND U.S. 41 ARE ALL CLEAR. BACK TO YOU KRISTA AND CLAY. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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NEW Q POLL MEDICAL MARIJUANA-PLASMA-TRX-CG-PLASMA


THIS IS JUST INTO OUR NEWSROOM ---

WE HAVE RESULTS OF A BRAND NEW QUINNIPIAC POLL ON MEDICAL MARIJUANA AND RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA HERE IN FLORIDA.

IT FINDS, 88 PERCENT OF VOTERS OVERWHELMINGLY SUPPORT THE IDEA OF LEGALIZED MEDICAL MARIJUANA. COMPARED TO 10 PERCENT OPPOSED.

THE POLL ALSO FOUND THAT 55 PERCENT OF VOTERS APPROVE OF RECREATIONAL USE OF MARIJUANA, COMPARED TO 44 PERCENT WHO OPPOSED.

POLLSTERS FOUND THAT SUPPORT FOR MEDICAL MARIJUANA WAS STRONG REGARDLESS OF PARTY AFFILIATION, AGE OR GENDER.

AN AMENDMENT TO LEGALIZE MEDICAL MARIJUANA IS ALREADY SET TO APPEAR ON THE NOVEMBER BALLOT. Return to index of stories...


POT HOMELESS DENVER TEENS-ONCAM


THIS IS AN INTERESTING NEW STORY OUR OVERNIGHT TEAM FOUND ---

OFFICIALS AT DENVER HOMELESS SHELTERS SAY THE LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA HAS CONTRIBUTED TO AN INCREASE IN THE NUMBER OF YOUNGER PEOPLE LIVING ON THE CITY'S STREETS.

THEY SAY THE MAJORITY OF NEW, YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE HOMELESS SHELTERS SAY THEY'RE IN COLORADO BECAUSE OF MARIJUANA. Return to index of stories...


FREON FRENZY-TRX-VO


IN THIS MORNING'S CONSUMER ALERT ---

WE STILL HAVE NEARLY TWO MONTHS OF SUMMER LEFT. AND MAYBE, YOUR AIR CONDITIONER'S BEING PUT TO THE TEST. YOU MIGHT EVEN NEED A MID-SUMMER TUNE-UP.

AND ANGIE'S LIST FOUNDER ANGIE HICKS HAS ADVICE ON HOW TO TELL IF IT'S TIME FOR A NEW UNIT. Return to index of stories...


FREON FRENZY-SOTVO


"If you find out how much the repair is going to be and the number of years old your air conditioner is, if the two multiplied together add up to more than $5,000, you should go ahead and replace your unit"

SO IT'S CHEAPER TO REPLACE AN 8-YEAR OLD UNIT. NEEDING $2-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN REPAIR.

BUT THE AVERAGE AIR CONDITIONER SHOULD LAST ABOUT 16 YEARS. Return to index of stories...


WHAT'S TRENDING 2DAY-SS-VIDBOX


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

DIRECTOR ZACH SNYDER SURPRISED FANS AT COMIC CON THIS WEEKEND!

HE OPENED THE WARNER BROTHERS PANEL WITH A CLIP FOR THE UPCOMING 'BATMAN VERSUS SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE.'

THE CROWD ERUPTED AS SNYDER INTRODUCED STARS BEN AFFLECK, HENRY CAVILL AND GAL GADOT.

TO THE DELIGHT OF FANS, THE DIRECTOR LATER TWEETED A PHOTO OF GADOT IN COSTUME AS WONDER WOMAN. Return to index of stories...


LEBRON #23-VOTOPS


GOOD NEWS FOR CLEVELAND CAVALIERS FANS WHO *DID NOT* BURN THEIR LEBRON JAMES JERSEYS WHEN HE LEFT THE TEAM IN 20-10!

KING JAMES SAYS HE WILL ONCE AGAIN WEAR NUMBER 23 FOR THE CAVS.

HE WORE NUMBER SIX FOR THE LAST FOUR SEASONS IN MIAMI.

LEBRON MADE THE ANNOUNCEMENT ON HIS TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM ACCOUNTS.

LEBRON ALSO WORE NUMBER 23 IN HIGH SCHOOL -- THE SAME JERSEY AS HIS IDOL, MICHAEL JORDAN. Return to index of stories...


ZAC AND BEAR-OC-SOTVO


THIS MORNING WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO THIS ---

A NEW SHOW ON NBC FEATURING ADVENTURIST BEAR GRYLLS AND ACTOR ZAC EFRON.

TAKE A LOOK.

pick awesome clip from show

YOU JUST WATCHED CLIPS FROM THE NEW SHOW "RUNNING WILD WITH BEAR GRYLLS."

IT FOLLOWS BEAR AND ZAC EFRON OUT IN THE WILDERNESS FOR 48 HOURS. Return to index of stories...


ZAC AND BEAR-SOTVO


bear: "What's fun is seeing them take on something that is a genuine challenge for them. If I look at

what we had them doing, down 600 rock faces, climbing up and rapelling down, and backflipping

out of helicopters.

zac: "He's a little bit crazy. I know that he's very well trained. I know that he's not going to put me in any

danger that I can't handle. But I know he's going to push me to my limit because I think he likes that

fine line, that wall of fear that you have to step through.

RUNNING WILD WITH BEAR GRYLLS DEBUTS AT 8:00 O'CLOCK TONIGHT RIGHT HERE ON NBC2. Return to index of stories...


COVERAGE PROMISE-2SHOT-SS


TIME NOW IS--

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

INCLUDING THE LATEST ON A FATHER KILLED AND HIS NINE YEAR OLD DAUGHTER FIGHTING TO SURVIVE, AFTER GETTING HIT BY A PLANE THAT WAS MAKING AN EMERGENCY LANDING ON A SOUTHWEST FLORIDA BEACH.

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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...


LIVE PIC BUMP PLAYLIST #2, SONG #12-LIVE BUMP with


"U2 BEAUTIFUL DAY"

YOU'RE LOOKING AT A LIVE SHOT OF. 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


IT'S A BUSY MORNING ON I-75 AND COLONIAL BLVD.BUT AS YOU CAN SEE.YOU'LL HAVE A DELAY FREE RIDE THIS MORNING. WE ARE STILL CRASH FREE ACROSS SOUTHWEST FLORIDA. AND A LOOK AT FORT MYERS, DEPUTIES ARE PATROLLING TICE STREET. THAT'S YOUR NBC2 TRAFFIC ALERT. Return to index of stories...


TRAFFIC BILLBOARD-CLIP


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LARGE FISHKILL-OC-SS


RIGHT NOW NBC-2 IS MONITORING A LARGE FISH KILL.

WILDLIFE OFFICIALS PLAN TO RE-TEST THE WATER TODAY.

PEOPLE HAVE REPORTED THOUSANDS OF DEAD FISH LIKE GROUPER, HOGFISH AND SNAPPER AS WELL AS SEA TURTLES AND CRABS.

F-W-C FOUND AN 80-MILE LONG, 50-MILE-WIDE SURFACE BLOOM OF RED TIDE OFFSHORE OF DIXIE AND PASCO COUNTIES.

FWC SAYS THE ORGANISM IS NATURALLY OCCURRING AND HAS BEEN DOCUMENTED IN THE GULF FOR HUNDREDS OF YEARS. Return to index of stories...


BITCOIN HOUSE-OC-VO


IT'S THE FIRST FOR SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

A HOME FOR SALE -- BUT NOT WITH REGULAR MONEY.

IT'S DIGITAL MONEY -- CALLED BIT COINS.

THIS EAST NAPLES LUXURY HOME NEAR IMMOKALEE ROAD AND COLLIER BOULEVARD IS WORTH ABOUT 16-HUNDRED BITCOINS.

THATS EQUAL TO 970-THOUSAND DOLLARS.

THE SALE TAKES PLACE AT THE CLICK OF A BUTTON.

POTENTIAL BUYERS WILL TRADE IN THEIR MONEY FOR THE DIGITAL CURRENCY.

NO BANKS ARE INVOLVED. Return to index of stories...


BITCOIN HOUSE-SOTVO


DANIEL WOLKOFF/ sun realty

6:54:54-6:55:03

"Most people don't have very high opinions of banks these days. So, to

be able to cut them out and their fees out, it's pretty interesting

for a lot of people."

YOUR PAYMENT WILL GO DIRECTLY TO THE SELLER.

IT'S ALMOST LIKE PAYING IN FULL WITH CASH.

THE VALUE OF BITCOINS CHANGES JUST LIKE THE DOLLAR. Return to index of stories...


SANIBEL TRAFFIC-TRX-CG


NOW TO A TRAFFIC ALERT THAT'S NEW THIS MORNING --

A HEADS UP IF YOU'RE HEADED TO SANIBEL ISLAND THIS WEEK --

STARTING TODAY -- THE NERITA STREET BEACH ACCESS WILL BE CLOSED.

THE CITY WILL BE DOING SOME MAINTENANCE WORK --

IT WILL BE CLOSED THROUGH AUGUST 8TH. Return to index of stories...


GAS PRICES-CGTOPS


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS TRACKING FALLING GAS PRICES ACROSS THE COUNTRY.

THE AVERAGE PRICE FOR A GALLON OF GAS IS NOW THREE DOLLARS AND 52-CENTS

NATIONWIDE.

THAT'S DOWN 16-CENTS FROM LAST MONTH.

THOSE PRICES HAVE BEEN DOWN 24 DAYS IN A ROW.

IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WE'RE PAYING $3.54 ON AVERAGE TODAY ---- THAT'S 4 CENTS CHEAPER THAN LAST WEEK'S AVERAGE.

STATEWIDE THE AVERAGE IS $3.45. Return to index of stories...


OVERJOYED DOG FAINTS-OC-NATSVO


ANIMAL LOVERS KNOW - PETS ARE LIKE FAMILY.

AND IT WORKS THE OTHER WAY AROUND TOO.

NATS - DOG WHINING - LEADING UP TO THE PASSING OUT

THIS SCHNAUZER WAS SO EXCITED TO SEE ITS OWNER AFTER SHE OVERSEAS FOR TWO YEARS -

IT WAS TOO MUCH - AND THE PUP PASSED OUT!

TO BE FAIR - 2 YEARS WITHOUT YOUR OWNER IS LIKE 14 YEARS IN DOGGIE YEARS.

THE DOG - CASEY, WAS TAKEN TO THE VET AND GIVEN THE ALL-CLEAR. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIP


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TS SARASOTA PLANE CRASH-SSTOPS-VO


YOUR TIME NOW IS--

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

NBC-2 HAS NEW PHOTOS OF THE VICTIMS HIT BY A PLANE WHILE WALKING ALONG CASPERSON BEACH IN SARASOTA COUNTY.

THE FATHER FROM GEORGIA DIED, HIS NINE YEAR OLD DAUGHTER IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION.

NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT WHY THE PILOT LANDED ON THE BEACH WHERE THERE WERE PEOPLE, AND WHAT CAUSED THE EMERGENCY LANDING IN THE FIRST PLACE.

REPORTS SHOW THE PILOT LOST POWER. Return to index of stories...


TS MULTIPLE LIGHTNING STRIKES CA-VOTOPS


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

ONE OF 13 PEOPLE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING SUNDAY AT THE POPULAR VENICE BEACH IN CALIFORNIA, HAS DIED.

THE VICTIM IS A 20-YEAR-OLD MAN AND WE'RE HEARING HE WAS IN THE SURF WHEN IT HIT, AND HAD TO BE PULLED OUT.

ANOTHER PERSON, A 57-YEAR-OLD MAN, WAS HIT WHEN LIGHTNING STRUCK AT A GOLF COURSE ON CATALINA ISLAND. Return to index of stories...


TS FMB LIGHTNING VICTIM LATEST-SSTOPS-VO


THIS MORNING NBC-2 IS WORKING TO GET AN UPDATE ON A TEEN STRUCK BY LIGHTNING ON FORT MYERS BEACH.

ZAC LATAWEIC WAS LAST LISTED IN CRITICAL CONDITON IN A MEDICALLY INDUCED COMA.

THIS IS VIDEO AS PARAMEDICS WORKED TO KEEP HIM ALIVE. PERFORMING C-P-R ON THE BEACH.

ZAC'S GIRLFRIEND SURVIVED THE STRIKE.

ANOTHER MAN, SCOTT WILCOX, WAS KILLED. Return to index of stories...


TS NAPLES KID DROWNING-SSTOPS-VO


NBC-2 IS WORKING TO FIND OUT THE CIRCUMSTANCES AFTER A COLLIER COUNTY TEEN DROWNED THIS WEEKEND IN A POND.

16 YEAR OLD CHRISTIAN VINCENT CASTALDO OF GOLDEN GATE WAS FOUND DEAD IN THE ISLAND WALK COMMUNITY IN NORTH NAPLES ON SATURDAY.

OUR PARTNERS AT THE NAPLES DAILY NEWS SPOKE WITH HIS MOTHER -

WHO BELIEVES SOMEONE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR HER SON'S DEATH.

THE TEEN ATTENDED GULF COAST HIGH SCHOOL - AND WOULD HAVE BEEN A JUNIOR THIS YEAR.

INVESTIGATORS AREN'T SAYING WHETHER THE DROWNING ACCIDENTAL OR SUSPICIOUS. Return to index of stories...


TS LEE CO TEACHER MEETING-SSTOPS


THIS WILL BE AN IMPORTANT MEETING IN THE DAY AHEAD ---

A MEMBER OF THE SCHOOL BOARD IS DEMANDING AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE RESIGNATION OF POPULAR CYPRESS LAKE HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL -- TRACY PERKINS.

PERKINS SUDDENLY STEPPED DOWN RECENTLY.

HER RESIGNATION LETTER LEFT MANY PEOPLE WITH A LOT OF QUESTIONS.

MARY FISCHER IS SET TO MEET WITH THE SUPERINTENDENT TODAY. 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...