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HEADLINES-------------


IS A LEE COUNTY TEEN BEHIND THE MURDER OF A HOMELESS MAN?

POLICE SAY HE DID IT.

BUT HIS FAMILY SAYS THERE'S MORE TO THE STORY.

TODAY HE HEARS FROM A JUDGE.

DID YOU MISS SOMETHING ON YOUR SCHOOL LIST?

THE TAX FREE HOLIDAY IS OVER BUT THERE'S SOMEWHERE ELSE YOU CAN GO FOR DEALS.

IT'S CYBER MONDAY.SCHOOL SUPPLY STYLE.

WE'LL TELL YOU WHO HAS THE BARGAINS TODAY.

AND IS IT All A HOAX?

ARE SUPER FOODS REALLY SUPER?

THERE'S ONE BIG THINGS SEPARATING THE WINNERS AND LOSERS.

THAT STORY COMING UP. Return to index of stories...


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CAPE MURDER ARREST-TC MON VO


A 13 YEAR OLD BOY FROM CAPE CORAL HAS A LOT MORE ON HIS MIND THIS MORNING BESIDES THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL.

THANK YOU FOR JOINING US ON ABC 7 NEWS AT 9.

I'M AMY SEDLACK.

AND I'M ROB EVANS

YOEL MUNOZ WAS ARRESTED OVER THE WEEKEND FOR MURDER.

POLICE SAY HE STABBED A HOMELESS MAN TO DEATH OVER THE WEEKEND.

THE BODY OF 51 YEAR OLD THOMAS BERG-STROM WAS FOUND SATURDAY INSIDE THE MAKESHIFT SHELTER WHERE HE LIVED. NEAR PINE ISLAND ROAD AND SANTA BARBARA.

IT'S JUST A MILE AWAY FROM YOEL MUNOZ'S HOME.

NEIGHBORS OF THE MUNOZ FAMILY WERE SHOCKED BY THE NEWS. WHILE FRIENDS OF THE VICTIM SAY THEY BELIEVE MORE PEOPLE WERE INVOLVED. Return to index of stories...


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Storm Sidock / Neighbor of Munoz Family 9:43:18 -- 9:43:27

"He would be playing basketball at times, you would see him riding his bicycle at times, and that -- just. as a normal child."

Anthony Cashdollar / Friend of Bergstrom 9:47:08 -- 9:47:14

"It had to have been more than just one kid. Because no 13-year-old kid is going to do this to a 51-year-old-man."

ABC-7 SPOKE TO THE PARENTS OF MUNOZ JUST HOURS AFTER HIS ARREST.

THEY STRONGLY BELIEVE THEIR SON IS INNOCENT. AND THAT THERE IS MORE THE STORY. THAT HAS YET TO COME OUT.

FRIENDS OF THE FAMILY SAY MUNOZ MAY HAVE BEEN LOOSELY AFFILIATED WITH A LOCAL GANG.

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AGUILAR TRIAL TODAY-OTS, VO


JURY SELECTION BEGINS TODAY IN PEDRO BRAVO'S MURDER TRIAL IN MIAMI.

BRAVO IS ACCUSED OF KIDNAPPING AND MURDERING HIS ROOMATE ALMOST TWO YEARS AGO.

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA FRESHMAN CHRISTIAN AGUILAR WENT MISSING FOR 22 DAYS IN GAINESVILLE.

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711 ROBBERY-VO


A 7-11 ROBBED FOR THE SECOND TIME IN A MTTER OF MONTHS.

THIS MORNING DEPUTIES ARE STILL LOOKING FOR THE SUSPECT WHO GOT AWAY WITH A HANDFUL OF CASH.

IT HAPPENED EARLY SUNDAY MORNING AT THE 7-11 CONVENIENCE STORE ON CYPRESS LAKE AND MCGREGOR BOULEVARD IN FT MYERS.

THE MAN HAD A GUN AND THREATENED THE CASHIER.

HE GOT AWAY WITH CASH BUT NO ONE WAS INJURED.

DEPUTIES HAVE NOT SAID IF THEY THINK IT WAS RELATED TO THE ROBBERY A FEW MONTHS AGO. Return to index of stories...


AMY YOUNG HEARING WEDNESDAY-OC-(2SS)-VO


A COURT HEARING WILL BE HELD FOR THE NAPLES POLICE OFFICER INVOLVED IN A DEADLY DOMESTIC SHOOTING ON WEDNESDAY.

SERGEANT AMY YOUNG WAS RELEASED FROM THE HOSPTIAL AND IS ON MEDICAL LEAVE RECOVERING IN AN UNDISCLOSED LOCATION.

HER LIVE-IN BOYFRIEND, OFFICER LUIS MONROIG DIED IN THE SHOOTING.

LAST WEEK, MONROIG'S EX-WIFE, FILED AN INJUCTION FOR PROTECTION AGAINST YOUNG.

COURT DOCUMENTS SHOW THE HEARING HAS TO DO WITH THAT INJUCTION.

WE DON'T KNOW IF SGT YOUNG IS REQUIRED TO BE THERE.

MEANWHILE, THE LEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SAYS IT'S CLOSE TO WRAPPING UP ITS INVESTIGATION

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SGT. WILSON DEATH ANNIVERSARY-ONCAM, SS(2), VO


TODAY A FOUR DAY BIKE RIDE ACROSS FLORIDA TO HONOR FALLEN FLORIDA LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS WRAPS UP IN PORT CHARLOTTE.

IT KICKED OFF LAST FRIDAY IN NORTH NAPLES.

CHARLOTTE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPUTY MICHAEL WILSON IS ONE OF FOUR OFFICERS BEING HONORED ON THAT RIDE.

TUESDAY WILL MARK ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY SINCE SERGEANT WILSON WAS SHOT AND KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY.

HE WAS RESPONDING TO A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CALL IN PORT CHARLOTTE AT THE TIME.

INVESTIGATORS SAY THIS MAN -- JAY VANKO -- AMBUSHED WILSON OUTSIDE HIS APARTMENT.

VANKO'S SON CALLED 911 AND TOLD THE OPERATOR HIS DAD HIT HIS MOM.

THE SITUATION ESCALATED WHEN VANKO LEARNED HIS SON CALLED THE COPS.

DEPUTIES BELIEVE VANKO SHOT SGT. WILSON, THEN KILLED HIMSELF.

SGT. WILSON LEFT BEHIND THREE CHILDREN AND HIS WIFE. Return to index of stories...


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FLORIDA REDISTRICTING-OTS, VO


FLORIDA LEGISLATORS WILL RETURN TO THE STATE CAPITOL THIS WEEK TO ADOPT A NEW CONGRESSIONAL MAP.

THEY'RE GOING TO HOLD A WEEK-LONG SPECIAL SESSION STARTING THURSDAY.

THIS COMES AFTER A RULING LAST WEEK.

A JUDGE IS ORDERING LEGISLATORS TO DRAW UP A NEW MAP BY THE 15TH AFTER HE DECLARED THE CURRENT DISTRICTS ILLEGAL.

ONCE A NEW MAP IS DRAWN HE'LL THEN CONSIDER WHETHER TO ORDER A SPECIAL ELECTION FOR LATER THIS YEAR. Return to index of stories...


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EBOLA UPDATE-BNC


NOW TO THE EBOLA EMERGENCY -- THE SECOND AMERICAN AID WORKER INFECTED WITH THE DEADLY VIRUS BEGINS HER JOURNEY HOME LATER TODAY.

HER COLLEAGUE DR. BRANTLY BECAME THE FIRST PERSON WITH EBOLA ON U-S SOIL.

ABC'S STEVE OSUNSAMI IS AT EMORY UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL IN ATLANTA WHERE BOTH WILL BE TREATED. Return to index of stories...


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KENT SMITH/BRANTLY FAMILY FRIEND

DR. BRUCE RIBNER/EMORY UNIVERSITY

DR. TOM FRIEDEN/CDC DIRECTOR

THIS MORNING, THE WORLD IS WAITING FOR NANCY WRITEBOL TO RETURN HOME TO

AMERICA - THE AID WORKER ON A HUMANITARIAN MISSION IN AFRICA, SOON TO BECOME

THE SECOND PERSON EVER TO CARRY THE EBOLA VIRUS ONTO US SOIL

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ON SATURDAY, HER COLLEAGUE DR KENT BRANTLY WAS THE FIRSTTHAT'S HIM CLIMBING

DOWN FROM THE AMBULANCE WEARING A FULL BIOHAZARD SUITWALKING INTO EMORY

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL.

SOT Kent Smith/Brantly Family Friend:

To see him walk, which hadn't even occurred to me, was just unbelievable.

BRANTLY'S WIFE AMBER IS NOT ALLOWED TO HOLD HER HUSBAND'S HAND BUT SHE HAS

BEEN ABLE TO SEE HIM. SHE SAYS HER HUSBAND'S CONDITION IS IMPROVING.

FLYING HIM SAFELY FROM AFRICA WAS COMPLICATED TO SAY THE LEAST - HE WAS

MOVED IN A SPECIALLY DESIGNED ISOLATION POD LIKE THIS ONE, AND AN AIRTIGHT

TENT. ALL DISPOSABLE AND GOOD FOR ONE PATIENT AT A TIME. WHICH IS WHY THE

MEDICAL TEAM IS MAKING TWO TRIPS.

TODAY WRITEBOL WILL BEGIN TRAVELLING A MORE THAN 5-THOUSAND MILE JOURNEY

FROM MONROVIA TO THE AZORES TO BANGOR MAINE BEFORE LANDING AT DOBBINS

AIRFORCE BASE OUTSIDE ATLANTA TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

SOT Dr. Bruce Ribner / Infectious Disease Specialist, Emory Healthcare -- 15

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we feel that we have the environment and expertise to safely care for these

patients.

BRANTLY AND WRITEBOL -- BOTH PARENTS WITH TWO CHILDREN. CONTRACTED THE

DISEASE WHILE TREATING AFRICAN EBOLA PATIENTS.

STAFF MEMBERS AT EMORY HOSPITAL AND THE CDC NEXT DOOR ARE ON ALERT--- THEY'

RE TAKING EVERY PRECAUTION - CONFIDENT THEY CAN KEEP THEIR STAFF HEALTHY,

AND THE DISEASE ISOLATED.

DR. TOM FRIEDEN /CDC THIS WEEK

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EBOLA UPDATE-BNC


THAT WAS STEVE OSUNSAMI WITH THAT REPORT.

DOCTORS SAY BRANTLY SEEMS TO BE IMPROVING.

THREE WEST AFRICAN NATIONS HAVE BEEN HIT BY AN OUTBREAK.

SO FAR, THE OUTBREAK HAS INFECTED MORE THAN 13-HUNDRED PEOPLE AND KILLED MORE THAN 700. Return to index of stories...


TOLEDO WATER PROBLEMS-VO


THE TAP WATER BAN REMAINS IN EFFECT IN TOLEDO OHIO FOR FOUR HUNDRED THOUSAND RESIDENTS.

THE MAYOR SAYS TESTS SHOW SOME TOXINS REMAIN IN THE DRINKING WATER.

TESTS FROM ONE TREATMENT PLANT SHOW HIGHER READINGS FOR THE BACTERIA.

DRINKING THE WATER COULD CAUSE VOMITING, CRAMPS AND RASHES.

HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY PEOPLE WITH WEAKENED IMMUNE SYSTEMS SHOULDN'T BATHE IN IT.

THE STATE IS TRUCKING WATER AND OTHER SUPPLIES TO THE AREA. Return to index of stories...


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CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES-ANIBOX


CALIFORNIA IS UNDER A STATE OF EMERGENCY.

FIREFIGHTERS ARE TRYING TO PUT OUT 14 WILDFIRES ACROSS THE STATE.

GOVERNOR EDMUND BROWN HAS ORDERED TWO SPECIALIZED AIRCRAFT AND CREWS.

FROM THE AIR NATIONAL GUARD TO ASSIST DURING THESE EXTREME DROUGHT CONDITIONS

RIGHT NOW.TWO OF THE 14 FIRES HAVE EXPANDED INTO PRIVATE PROPERTY.SCORCHING AT LEAST 90 SQUARE MILES. Return to index of stories...


CA MUDSLIDE-TRX-ANIBOX


SEVERE WEATHER CONDITIONS CONTINUE IN CALIFORNIA.

RIGHT NOW THUNDERSTORMS ARE BEING BLAMED FOR ONE DEATH THIS MORNING.

CAUSING MUDSLIDES THAT HAVE NOW STRANDED MORE THAN 2-THOUSAND PEOPLE.

THE STORMS BROUGHT FLASH FLOODS LEADING TO A FEW RESCUES.

A GROUP OF 500 ADULTS AND CHILDREN ARE STRANDED IN THE SAN BERNARDINO MOUNTIAINS.

CREWS ARE TRYING TO CLEAR THE ROADS WITH BULLDOZERS TO REACH THEM.

OFFICIALS SAY THEY ARE ALL SAFE AND NOT IMPACTED BY FLOODING. Return to index of stories...


ISRAEL WITHDRAWS MOST TROOPS FROM GAZA-VO


AIRSTRIKES CONTINUE IN SOME PARTS OF THE GAZA STRIP--

AS ISRAEL SAYS A SEVEN-HOUR "HUMANITARIAN" TRUCE HAS BEGUN IN OTHER PARTS.

SHORTLY AFTER THE CEASE-FIRE WENT INTO EFFECT TWO ISRAELI MISSILES STRUCK A BEACH HOUSE NEAR GAZA CITY.

ONE PERSON WAS KILLED AND 20 OTHER PEOPLE ARE MISSING.

ISRAEL HAS BEEN DRAWING DOWN ITS GROUND OPERATION, WITH MOST OF ITS TROOPS PULLING OUT OF GAZA.

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LEE CO MILLAGE RATE-OC


THIS MORNING, WE'RE LEARNING LEE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL NOT RAISE PROPERTY TAXES.

THE COUNTY MANAGER RECOMMENDS THE MILLAGE RATE STAY THE SAME FOR THE NEXT FISCAL YEAR.

COMMISSIONERS WILL SET THE MAXIMUM RATE TODAY.

THE NOTICES WILL BE SENT TO TO PROPERTY OWNERS AT THE END OF THE MONTH.

THE FINAL RATE WILL BE DECIDED IN SEPTEMBER.

LAST YEAR, THE BOARD RAISED THE MILLAGE RATE TO HELP WITH THE BUDGET DEFICIT. Return to index of stories...


TOURISM ANNOUNCEMENT-OC


GET READY FOR A BIG ANNOUNCEMENT TODAY!

TAXWATCH AND VISIT FLORIDA, WILL UNVEIL A NEW REPORT ABOUT JOB CREATION AND ECONOMIC ACTIVITY.

WE'LL BRING YOU ALL THE DETAILS AS SOON AS WE GET THEM. Florida TaxWatch and Visit Florida Will Make A Tourism Announcement Monday, August 4th

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida TaxWatch and Visit Florida will make a tourism announcement in Tallahassee on August 4th. They will unveil the findings of a research report that explores the job creation and economic activity resulting from Florida's increased investment in tourism.

WHEN: Monday, August 4, 2014 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: Florida Press Center

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TEASE ONE-2-SHOT


THERE'S A WHOLE LIST OF SUPERFOODS THAT ARE SUPPOSE TO BE GOOD FOR YOU.

BUT SOME OF THOSE FOOD MAY NOT HAVE THOSE HEALTH BENEFITS THAT THEY PROMISE.

FIND OUT WHAT MARKETING GIMMICKS ARE OUT THERE THAT YOU SHOULD AVOID.

ABC SEVEN LOOKS AT A NEW PROGRAM WITH ONE SIMPLE GOAL - PROTECTING CHILDREN'S LIVES AROUND WATER.

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SUPERFOODS A GIMMICK?-2-SHOT


THERE ARE SO-CALLED SUPERFOODS.

THEY ARE THE HOTTEST TREND IN NUTRITION.

BUT THERE ARE SOME QUESTION ABOUT WHETHER THEY REALLY DO

EXIST -- OR IF THEY'RE JUST A MARKETING GIMMICK.

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SUPERFOODS A GIMMICK?-PKG


Broccoli sweet potatoes grapefruit Oh my !!!!

They're just a few of the items being touted as "superfoods"They may not

save the world, but experts say they may rescue your health.

SOT Deborah Roberts and Lisa Drayer

11:48:34

DR: Are there really super foods?

LD: There really is no formal definition for the term super foods but

basically the term implies the food is going to offer you super nutrition

and health benefits such as reducing the risk of disease improving your mood

and even helping with weight loss too

GFX - To make the "super" cut, the food has to pack enough punch to offer 10

% of your daily value that's 17 different nutrients

Topping the list of nutrition packed foods - romaine lettuce , red peppers

, Brussel sprouts and watercress

SOT Deborah Roberts and Lisa Drayer

11:52:01

LD: I was actually surprised that watercress ranked the highest / 11:52:

12 it was rich in beta carotene ,vitamin c ,folate ,potassium ,fiber and

many other nutrients as well

DR: watercress who knew !

GFX- But Fruits and veggies aren't the only foods elevated to super status

SOT Deborah Roberts and Lisa Drayer

11:56:43

DR: Now salmon that's a no brainer to me omega 3's right?

LD: exactly and we know omega 3's give skin benefit heart benefits

GFX - So how can you slip these foods into your everyday diet? Tip # 1: The

rainbow affect

SOT Deborah Roberts and Lisa Drayer

12:01:27

LD: If you look at the rainbow as a sort of variety of colors and you

include a lot of colors in your diet you're pretty much covering your basis

GFX -And Tip # 2 Don't be fooled by "superfood" marketing gimmicks

SOT Lauren Friedman / Health Reporter Business Insider

12:01:59 the term actually came out of nowhere it's a marketing term it's

not a medical term / 12:08:05 because "superfood" is meaningless anyone

can market their food as a superfood

SOT Deborah Roberts and Lisa Drayer

12:01:46

DR: So you have to kinda do your own research

12:01:53 LD: that's right you want to know which foods contain high levels

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TEASE TWO-2-SHOT


A HUGE ALGAE BLOOM IS DRIFTING TOWARD SOUTHWEST FLORIDA.

TESTS HAVE BEEN DONE.

RESEARCHERS ARE STILL TRYING TO DETERMINE WHERE THE BLOOM WILL END UP.

FIND OUT WHEN WE CAN EXPECT RESULTS.

LEE COUNTY HAS A BIG AGENDA!

COMMISSIONERS ARE BACK FROM A MONTH-LONG RECESS.

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NFM FUNNEL CLOUD-VOTOPS


WE HAD SOME CRAZY WEATHER OVER THE WEEKEND.

TAKE A LOOK AT THESE PICTURES FROM NORTH FORT MYERS AND CAPE CORAL.

IT'S A FUNNEL CLOUD FORMING IN THE SKY.

AND IT DOESN'T APPEAR TO HAVE TOUCHED THE GROUND.

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FORECAST-WXWALL


THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE ABC7 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA.

Showers will be common through the day Monday.

An area of high pressure is situated itself over southern Florida and is working to bring scattered shower chances to the area this afternoon. Due to weak steering winds, pin pointing exact locations of rain will be tough the next few days. Will mention every area within Southwest Florida able to receive showers and storms the next few days.

Temperatures on the high end again this afternoon. Additional cloud cover will help cool some of us down. Still aiming for highs today right around 90° - 92°.

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RED TIDE UPDATE-OC-VO-(2SS)


ONE OF THE LARGEST RED TIDE BLOOM IN THE GULF OF MEXICO.

IS 80 MILES LONG AND 50 MILES WIDE LOCATED JUST NORTH OF TAMPA.

THIS WEEK WE ARE HOPING TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WHERE IT'S HEADING.

RED TIDE KILLS FISH AND CAUSES BREATHING PROBLEMS FOR HUMANS.

RESEARCHERS WITH MOTE MARINE IN SARASOTA SAY THEY'RE REVIEWING WATER SAMPLES FROM THURSDAY.

THESE ARE PICTURES FROM THEIR TRIP.

RESEARCHERS ON SANIBEL TELL US THEY HAVE NOT DETECTED ANY RED TIDE ALONG THS SHORELINE YET. Return to index of stories...


LIFE VESTS FOR KIDS-EANIBOX


PARENTS, YOU WANT TO KEEP YOUR KIDS SAFE IN THE WATER.

BUT FLORIDA LEADS THE NATION IN DROWNING DEATHS FOR KIDS ZERO TO FOURTEEN.

LAST YEAR THREE CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF FOUR DROWNED IN COLLIER COUNTY.

NOW, THE "SAFE AND HEALTHY CHILDREN'S COALITION OF COLLIER COUNTY" IS TAKING ACTION.

THE ORGANIZATION STARTED THE LIFE JACKET LOANER PROGRAM.

THERE ARE NOW EIGHT STANDS AROUND COLLIER COUNTY WHERE PARENTS CAN BORROW LIFE JACKETS FOR FREE. Return to index of stories...


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Carla Shaw, Mother

03:38:48 "Something like this is wonderful for my family I have two that have been on swim team and then a new swimmer and one that does not know how to swim yet." 03:38:8

THE COALITION'S GOAL IS TO EXPAND IT THROUGHOUT COLLIER COUNTY.

FOR MORE ON THE PROGRAM AND LIFE JACKET LOCATIONS,

JUST GO TO A-B-C DASH SEVEN DOT COM AND CLICK ON SITES ON SEVEN. Return to index of stories...


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LEE COUNTY COMMISSION-T-ANIBOXES


THIS MORNING ON ABC-7 WE ARE TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT SOME OF THE HOT BUTTON ISSUES.

LEE COUNTY COMISSIONERS ARE EXPECTED TO TACKLE THIS WEEK.

FIRST UP - THE SEAWALL AT LEE COUNTY'S MANATEE PARK NEEDS TO BE REPLACED.

AT A COST OF NEARLY 140-THOUSAND TAX DOLLARS.

THE STRONG CURRENTS MADE THE CANAL ERODE AND MUST BE REPLACED TO PROTECT MANATEES SEEKING WARM WATER IN THE WINTER MONTHS.

THEN LEADERS WILL LOOK AT SPENDING NEARLY 700-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO BUY EIGHT PARA-TRANSIT VANS.

THE VANS WILL REPLACE OLDER VEHICLES AND SERVE THE DISABLED.

FINALLY, THE COMMISSION WILL VOTE ON CONDEMNING FIVE PROPERTIES TO ALLOW FOR THE WIDENING OF BURNT STORE ROAD.

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CORKSCREW FIRE MERGER-ONCAM, VOHFSC


A BIG MEETING IN COLLIER COUNTY TODAY.

TWO LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENTS COULD SOON BE JOINING FORCES.

THE NORTH NAPLES FIRE DEPARTMENT AND THE BIG CORKSCREW FIRE DEPARTMENT ARE LOOKING INTO THE POSSIBILITY OF MERGING TOGETHER.

DEPARTMENT LEADERS SAY THEIR GOAL IS TO SAVE TAXPAYERS MONEY.

THE HEARING STARTS AT SIX P-M AT THE COLLIER COUNTY LIBRARY HEADQUARTERS. Return to index of stories...


HAMMOND STADIUM RENOVATIONS-OC-NATSVO


THE NEXT TIME YOU WATCH THE FORT MYERS MIRACLE PLAY BASEBALL IT WON'T BE AT HAMMOND STADIUM.

THEY'RE NOT LEAVING FORT MYERS, BUT THEIR HOME FIELD IS GOING THROUGH A MULTIMILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION.

Construction nats

HAMMOND STADIUM IS GETTING SOME ADDITIONAL IMPROVEMENTS.

NEXT SEASON, YOU WILL SEE EXPANDED CONCOURSES, NEW SKY BOXES, IMPROVED CONCESSION STANDS AND RENOVATED RESTROOMS.

THIS RENOVATION IS EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED BY FEBRUARY OF NEXT YEAR.

IN THE MEAN TIME THE MIRACLE WILL HOST THEIR HOME GAMES AT JETBLUE PARK. Return to index of stories...


ANIMAL HOSPITAL REOPENS-TRX, VOTOPS


THE EASTSIDE ANIMAL HOSPITAL IN FORT MYERS IS BACK OPEN AFTER AN ELECTRICAL FIRE FORCED IT TO CLOSE EARLIER THIS WEEK.

IT STARTED AROUND NOON ON WEDNESDAY.

ALL OF THE ANIMALS, STAFF AND CUSTOMERS GOT OUT SAFELY.

WORKERS SAY THERE'S STILL SOME CLEANING TO DO BUT THEY'RE GLAD TO BE UP AND RUNNING. Return to index of stories...


TEASE THREE-2-SHOT


PARENTS YOU WANT TO LISTEN TO THIS STORY.

IT'S BEING CALLED A FIRE CHALLENGE.

IT'S A TREND AMONG TEENS.

WHAT THEY DO IS A LITTLE DISTURBING.

FIND OUT HOW IT WORKS AND WHY YOUR CHILD CAN REALLY GET HURT.

AND, IT'S HARD TO KEEP AN EYE ON YOUR KIDS ALL THE TIME.

THEY'RE ALWAYS RUNNING EVERYWHERE.

WELL, NOW THERE'S HELP! WE'LL EXPLAIN. Return to index of stories...


TZ3 A THE FIRE CHALLENGE-VO-WIPE


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TZ3 B TYKESTER APP-VOTOPS


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KIDS AND VIDEO GAMES-OC


IF YOU LIKE PLAYING VIDEO GAMES ----WE HAVE GOOD NEWS FOR YOU.

A NEW STUDY SAYS PLAYING VIDEO GAMES CAN MAKE YOU HAPPIER, MORE SOCIABLE AND LESS HYPER-ACTIVE.

BUT IT'S ALL IN MODERATION. BRITISH RESEARCHERS SAY THIS IS FOR KIDS WHO PLAY VIDEO GAMES TWO TO THREE HOURS A WEEK.

BUT PALYING VIDEO GAMES MORE THAN THREE HOURS *A DAY* CAN BE BAD FOR MENTAL AND SOCIAL HEALTH. Return to index of stories...


THE FIRE CHALLENGE-TRX, SOTVOTOPS


valencia- i couldn't even see could only see flames you can't see nothing

A 16 YEAR OLD IS TRYING TO SHOW THE CONSEQUENCES OF A NEW TREND AMONG TEENS.

IT'S CALLED THE FIRE CHALLENGE.

IT'S WHEN PEOPLE LITERALLY SET THEMSELVES ON FIRE.RECORD IT.AND POST IT ONLINE.

16 YEAR OLD FERNANDO VALENICA SAYS IT MAY HAVE BEEN THE DUMBEST DECISION HE HAS EVER MADE.

HE USED POLISH REMOVER TO SET THE FLAMES. Return to index of stories...


THE FIRE CHALLENGE-SOTVO


THE TEEN NOW HAS 2ND AND 3RD DEGREE BURNS. FROM HIS NECK. ALL THE WAY TO HIS WAIST.

FERNANDO SAYS HE HAS DEFINITELY LEARNED HIS LESSON.AND HOPES OTHERS WILL LEARN FROM HIS MISTAKE. Return to index of stories...


TYKESTER APP-VO


SOMETIMES YOUR CHILDREN CAN BE RUNNING AROUND AND IT COULD BE HARD TO KEEP TRACK OF THEM.

WELL THERE IS NOW AN APP FOR THAT!

ITS CALLED THE TYKESTER APP.

HERES HOW IT WORKS--

THE APP LETS YOU GET A SUMMARY OF YOUR KID'S DAY.

LIKE HOW MANY HOURS OF SLEEP THEY GOT, HOW MANY MEALS THEY'VE EATEN.

YOUR CHILD CARE PROVIDER CAN EVEN SHARE PHOTOS OF YOUR LITTLE ONE.

THE CREATER SAYS IT HELPS PARENTS STAY CONNECTED TO THEIR CHILDREN WHILE THEY'RE AT WORK.

THE APP IS AVAILABLE ON YOUR PHONE, TABLET OR DESKTOP. you get a summary of your childs day -- like how many hours of sleep they got, how many meals they ate.

you're child care provider can even share photos of your little one.

so you're never more than a tap away.

Stay connected at work, and when you're away. Tykester makes it easy to keep in touch.Tykester has simple to use tools for keeping track of your child's day.

Stay connected on your phone, tablet, or desktop computer. Return to index of stories...


LOSING WEIGHT-VO


RISE N' SHINE

TIME TO GET GOING ON A MONDAY

AND IF YOU WANT TO BEAT THE GYM.

START WALKING.EXPERTS SAY ITS ONE OF THE BEST WAYS TO START LOSING WEIGHT

THIS COMING FROM NATURALYN.COM

THEY PICK WALKING B/C YOU DON'T NEED ANYTHING BUT A PAIR OF SHOES AND ANYONE CAN DO IT. STRIVE FOR AN HOUR AND YOU'LL BURN UP TO 350 CALORIES

A KETTLE BELL WORKOUT.RUNNING, ZUMBA, AND swimming ROUND OUT YOUR TOP FIVE BEST WORKOUTS FOR BURNING CALORIES AND BUIDLING MUSCLE. Return to index of stories...


TEASE FOUR-2-SHOT


A WOMAN TRIES TO COVER UP HER HUSBAND'S DEATH WITH A HOME INVASION.

THEY WERE GOING TO CELEBRATE THEIR 36-YEAR ANNIVERSARY.

FIND OUT HOW POLICE CAME TO THIS CONCLUSION.

FLASH DRIVES IS A GOOD WAY TO SAVE IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS.

BUT IT CAN BE A WAY FOR PEOPLE TO STEAL YOUR IDENTITY.

WE'LL TELL YOU HOW TO STAY SAFE.

A POTATO SALAD CHALLENGE STARTED AS A JOKE.

FIND OUT WHY HE'S GETTING THE LAST LAUGH. Return to index of stories...


TZ4 A FAKE HOME INVASION-VO-WIPE


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TZ4 B FLASH DRIVES IDENTITY THEFT-VOTOPS-WIPE


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TZ4 C POTATO SALAD CHALLENGE-VOTOPS


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CROSSTALK WX TEASE-2SH-WX GFX


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NEWS AT 9:00 OPEN-CLIP


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NY STOCK EXCHANGE OPEN-SAT 3 TOPS


ABC SEVEN IS ALWAYS ON TOP OF THE LATEST BUSINESS NEWS.

YOU ARE LOOKING AT THE NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE WHERE THE TRADING DAY IS JUST BEGINNING.

THE MARKET, LOOKING TO BOUNCE BACK FROM A ROUGH WEEK.

THE BIGGEST DROP IN TWO YEARS. THE DOW OPENING AT 16,493.

AND NO BIG NUMBERS EXPECTED OUT TODAY ON WALL STREET.

WAL-MART IS CUSTOMIZING ITS WEBSITE. TO YOU!

A NEW FEATURE WILL SHOW YOU PRODUCTS THAT YOU MAY LIKE, BASED ON THINGS YOU'VE BOUGHT BEFORE.

IT'LL ALSO SHOW YOU LOCAL WEATHER AND EVENTS. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIPS


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TS1) CAPE MURDER-VOTOPS


TAKING A LOOK AT TODAY'S TOP STORIES.

ABC SEVEN IS IN THE COURTROOM RIGHT NOW.

A 13-YEAR-OLD BOY FROM CAPE CORAL IS FACING MURDER CHARGES THIS MORNING.

POLICE SAY HE STABBED A HOMELESS MAN TO DEATH OVER THE WEEKEND.

51 YEAR OLD THOMAS BERG-STROM WAS FOUND STABBED TO DEATH ON SATURDAY INSIDE THE MAKESHIFT SHELTER WHERE HE LIVED.

IT'S JUST A MILE AWAY FROM YOEL MUNOZ'S HOME.

WE WILL BRING YOU THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN THIS CASE. Return to index of stories...


TS2) AGUILAR TODAY-VOTOPS


JURY SELECTION BEGINS TODAY IN PEDRO BRAVO'S MURDER TRIAL IN MIAMI.

BRAVO IS ACCUSED OF KIDNAPPING AND MURDERING HIS ROOMATE ALMOST TWO YEARS AGO.

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA FRESHMAN CHRISTIAN AGUILAR WENT MISSING FOR 22 DAYS IN GAINESVILLE.

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TS3) SGT WILSON-SSTOPS- VO


TUESDAY WILL MARK ONE YEAR SINCE CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTY MICHAEL WILSON WAS SHOT TO DEATH.

HE WAS KILLED LAST AUGUST RESPONDING TO A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CALL IN PORT CHARLOTTE.

ON FRIDAY. THREE DOZEN RESPODNERS RODE AROUND THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO HONOR DEPUTIES AND OFFICERS KILLED IN THELINE OF DUTY INCLUDING SGT. WILSON

THEIR RIDE IS EXPECTED TO WRAP UP TODAY IN PORT CHARLOTTE WITH A MEMORIAL. Return to index of stories...


DEVELOPING NEWS OPEN-CLIP


DEVELOPING NEWS OPEN Return to index of stories...


FAKE HOME INVASION-2 SHOT


A SHOCKING TWIST TO A MURDER MYSTERY THAT TERRIFIED AN ENTIRE NEIGHBORHOOD --

A WOMAN WHO CLAIMED HER HUSBAND WAS STABBED TO DEATH DURING

A HOME INVASION.

SHE IS NOW BEING CHARGED WITH THE MURDER --

AND FAKING THE INVASION TO COVER UP HER CRIME --

ABC'S RYAN SMITH HAS THE STORY. Return to index of stories...


FAKE HOME INVASION-PKG


THIS MORNING, 54-YEAR OLD SANDRA MELGAR STANDS ACCUSED OF A BIZARRE CRIME.

CHARGED WITH MURDER IN THE DEATH OF HER 52-YEAR OLD HUSBAND JAIME MELGAR.

ALLEGEDLY FAKING A HOME INVASION TO COVER IT UP.

ON DECEMBER 23, 2012, THE COUPLE - PLANNING TO CELEBRATE THEIR 32ND WEDDING

ANNIVERSARY WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS - WAS FOUND BY RELATIVES TIED UP IN

SEPARATE CLOSETS OF THEIR TEXAS HOME.

Sgt. Robert Spurgeon, Harris County Sheriff's Office Ms.Melgar says that

they were in the bathroom together, her and her husband at approximately 1am

this morning and at some time she blacked out.

BUT FOLLOWING OVER A YEAR OF INVESTIGATION - AUTHORITIES, NOW CLAIMING HER

STORY IS AN ELABORATE ROUSE.

GFX

ALLEGING IN COURT DOCUMENTS MRS. MELGAR INSTEAD STABBED HER HUSBAND TO DEATH

WITH "A KNIFE"

Neighbor It just seemed like something was really strange with how it all

came down, with them being tied up and just one person being killed.

THE COUPLE - HIGH SCHOOL SWEETHEARTS, WITH ONE DAUGHTER. ACCORDING TO

REPORTS, MR. MELGAR'S BROTHER SAYS THE COUPLE SEEMED LIKE A "MODEL FAMILY"

NeighborI think we're all in shock because nothing like that has ever

happened here before.

MRS. MELGAR'S ATTORNEY TELLS ABC NEWS SHE WILL PLEAD NOT GUILTY.

POLICE HAVE NOT YET ELABORATED ON WHAT LED THEM TO MRS. MELGAR, A MOTIVE FOR

THE ALLEGED KILLING OR HOW SHE MANAGED THE ALLEGED COVER-UP.

BUT NEWS OF THE ARREST, DEVASTATING MR. MELGAR'S FAMILY, INCLUDING HIS

BROTHER,

GRFX

WHO SAID, "We couldn't believe it would happen to us." Return to index of stories...


NEW THIS MORNING OPEN-CLIP


NEW THIS MORNING OPEN Return to index of stories...


SAME SEX MARRIAGE MEETING-OTS, VO


THIS MORNING WE ARE LOOKING AHEAD TO WHEN THE GROUP CHALLENGING THE STATE'S BAN ON SAME SEX MARRIAGE WILL HOLD A MEETING.

LAST MONTH, ATTORNEY GENERAL PAM BONDI APPEALED THE DECISION, PREVENTING SAME-SEX COUPLES FROM OBTAINING MARRIAGE LICENSES IN FLORIDA.

THE GROUP WILL TALK ABOUT WHAT THE RULING MEANS AND WHAT THE NEXT STEPS FOR SAME-SEX COUPLES IN FLORIDA SHOULD BE.

JUDGES IN MONROE AND MIAMI-DADE COUNTIES HAVE RULED THE BAN UNCONSTITUTIONAL. Return to index of stories...


YOUR VOTE CLIP-CLIP


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GOVERNORS RACE-OC-VIDBOX


FLORIDA GOV. RICK SCOTT IS PLEDGING TO SPEND HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS ON ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMS IF HE'S RE-ELECTED TO A SECOND TERM.

SCOTT IS SCHEDULED TO ROLL OUT HIS ENVIRONMENTAL PLATFORM DURING A CAMPAIGN STOP TODAY IN MARTIN COUNTY.

THE REPUBLICAN INCUMBENT VOWS TO DEDICATE $500 MILLION TO SPRINGS RESTORATION OVER THE NEXT 10 YEARS AS WELL AS $500 MILLION TO HELP CREATE ALTERNATIVE WATER SUPPLIES.

THE GOVERNOR IS ALSO PLEDGING TO CRACK DOWN ON POLLUTERS DURING A SECOND TERM. Return to index of stories...


ABSENTEE BALLOTS-OC-BNR


KEEP AN AN EYE ON YOUR MAILBOX, IF YOU REQUESTED AN ABSENTEE BALLOT.

YOUR BALLOT HAS BEEN MAILED.

YOU STILL HAVE TIME TO REQUEST A BALLOT IF WANT ONE.

AUGUST 20TH IS THE DEADLINE.

GO TO ABC DASH SEVEN DOT COM FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO GET A BALLOT. Return to index of stories...


BP OIL SPILL-VO


DEVELOPING THIS MORNING-

B-P IS TAKING PART OF IT'S SETTLEMENT SUIT TO THE U-S SUPREME COURT.

THE COMPANY CLAIMS IT'S UNFAIRLY BEING FORCED TO PAY CLAIMS TO COMPANIES WHO CAN'T PROVE THEIR BUSINESS LOSSES HAD ANYTHING TO DO WITH THE MASSIVE SPILL IN 2010.

B-P SAYS IT'S PAID OUT 76 MILLION DOLLARS IN CASES LIKE THAT. Return to index of stories...


DEVELOPING NEWS OPEN-CLIP


DEVELOPING NEWS OPEN Return to index of stories...


MISSING OR MOM-2 SHOT


NOW TO A POSSIBLE BREAK IN THE CASE OF THE MISSING OREGON MOTHER WHO VANISHED MORE THAN A WEEK AGO.

A COUPLE HAS REPORTED SEEING JENNIFER HUSTON ON A FERRY IN WASHINGTON STATE --

ABC'S NEAL KARLINSKY HAS THE STORY. Return to index of stories...


MISSING OR MOM-PKG


THIS MORNING, A NEW LEAD IN THE CASE OF MISSING MOM JENNIFER HUSTON. POLICE NOW BELIEVE IT'S POSSIBLE SHE MADE THE NEARLY 300 MILE DRIVE FROM

OUTSIDE PORTLAND TO ANACORTES, WASHINGTON-NEAR THE CANADIAN BORDER--WHERE

SHE HOPPED A FERRY FOR THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS. THE QUESTION NOW- IF

IT WAS HER, DID SHE TAKE OFF VOLUNTARILY?

POLICE SAY THE COUPLE THAT CALLED IN THE TIP DESCRIBE HUSTON'S CAR DOWN TO

THE CRACK IN THE WINDSHIELD-LEADING AUTHORITIES TO PULL AND EXAMINE NEW

SURVEILLANCE FOOTAGE.

SOT/COP

16;28;19 The tip itself, gives us a starting point.

HUSTON, A 38-YEAR-OLD MOTHER OF TWO HAS NOW BEEN MISSING FOR MORE THAN A

WEEK, AFTER TELLING HER HUSBAND SHE WAS HEADING OUT TO RUN SOME ERRANDS.

BITS AND PIECES OF THE PUZZLE OF WHAT HAPPENED NEXT HAVE BEEN STITCHED

TOGETHER THROUGH THIS SURVEILLANCE VIDEO-HUSTON PUTTING GAS IN HER LEXUS SUV

, GETTING A SMALL AMOUNT OF MONEY FROM AN ATM, AND BUYING A NON LETHAL DOSE

OF SLEEPING PILLS, GATORADE AND TRIAL MIX

BUT SO FAR-- NO EVIDENCE OF A CRIME AND NO SOLID TIPS UNTIL THE FERRY

SIGHTING.

SOT/HUSBAND

It's the first tip we've received where somebody claims they saw not only

Jennifer but they saw the car and that's obviously something we got excited

about.

WHEREVER SHE IS-AND WHATEVER THE REASON-HER FAMILY JUST WANTS HER HOME.

SOT/HUSBAND'S PLEA TO COME HOME

THE BOYS NEED YOU. I NEED YOU. WE'RE GOING TO CONTINUE TO KEEP LOOKING FOR

YOU. WE'LL NEVER STOP. I LOVE YOU "

FOR GMA, NK ABCNEWS, SEATTLE. Return to index of stories...


CHOKEHOLD VIDEO ARREST-VO


POLICE IN NEW YORK ARRESTED THE MAN WHO SHOT A VIDEO OF A FATAL POLICE CHOKEHOLD.

A POLICE SPOKESMAN SAYS AN UNLOADED WEAPON REPORTED STOLEN IN MICHIGAN WAS RECOVERED FROM RAMSEY ORTA WHEN HE WAS ARRESTED SATURDAY ON STATEN ISLAND.

ORTA SHOT THE VIDEO OF AN OFFICER USING A CHOKEHOLD TO RESTRAIN ERIC GARNER ON JULY 17TH.

THE DEATH HAS BEEN RULED A HOMICIDE.

THE REVEREND AL SHARPTON SAYS THE ARREST DOES NOT MATTER AND SOCIETY SHOULD BE THANKFUL THE MAN RECORDED THE VIDEO.

HE ADDS, THE VIDEO IS LEGIT AND WAS RULED AS SUCH BY THE MEDICAL EXAMINER. Return to index of stories...


CIGARETTES LAWSUIT-VO


WE'LL BE WATCHING HOW THIS ONE PLAYS OUT ---

R-J REYNOLDS HAS FILED FOR A POST TRIAL HEARING IN A FLORIDA FEDERAL COURT.

THEY ARE THE MAKER OF CAMEL, WINSTON AND NEWPORT BRAND CIGARETTES.

IT'S TO CHALLENGE A JULY 19TH LAWSUIT VERDICT THAT AWARDED THE WIDOW OF A LONG-TIME SMOKER NEARLY $24 BILLION DOLLARS IN PUNITIVE DAMAGES.

THE COMPANY FEELS THE VERDICT IS NEITHER LEGAL, NOR CONSTITUTIONAL AND SHOULD BE SET ASIDE. Return to index of stories...


DEL MAR HORSE RACE-ONCAM,V O


A DEADLY MYSTERY UNDERWAY AT AN HISTORIC CALIFORNIA RACE TRACK.

ANOTHER HORSE HAS DIED AT DEL MAR.

"CHATTERING GAMBLER" HAD A HEART ATTACK CLOSE TO THE END OF THE RACE.

THE JOCKEY WASN'T INJURED.

THIS IS THE 10TH HOURSE TO DIE AT THE DEL MAR THIS RACE SEASON.

NOW THERE ARE NEW SAFETY CONCERNS.

AND SOME OWNERS ARE PULLING THEIR HORSES FROM THE TRACK. Return to index of stories...


DEL MAR HORSE RACE-SOTVO


Joe Harper

President, Del Mar

"In the last few years, where the breeding of race horses have been more

about speed than stamina, so you have probably overall a little more fragile

a horse, than you have had in the past."

DEL MAR PLANS ON RE-OPENING THE TURF COURSE NEXT WEEKEND. Return to index of stories...


FLASH DRIVES IDENTITY THEFT-VO


YOU MAY WANT TO THINK TWICE BEFORE SHARING THOSE FLASH DRIVES WITH SOMEONE.

NEW RESEARCH SHOWS THE U-S-B PORT ON YOUR COMPUTER CAN BE DIRECTLY USED TO STEAL YOUR INFORMATION OR INFECT YOUR COMPUTER.

RESEARCHERS FOUND THAT ANYTHING CONNECTED VIA U-S-B CAN BE REPROGRAMMED TO DO REAL DAMAGE TO YOUR DATA.

IT CAN BE USED TO TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR LAPTOP.

IT CAN ALSO HAPPEN IF SOMEONE CHARGES THEIR ANDROID DEVICE USING YOUR COMPUTER'S U-S-B PORT. Return to index of stories...


POTATO SALAD CHALLENGE-VO


A FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN THAT STARTED AS A JOKE. IS NOW A SOCIAL MEDIA PHENOMENON.

AND RACKED A FEW DOLLARS IN THE PROCESS.

LISTEN TO THIS.

ZACH BROWN STARTED A CROWDFUNDING EFFORT ON THE WEBSITE "KICKSTARTER".

TO RAISE MONEY TO WHIP UP HIS FIRST POTATO SALAD.

BY THE TIME THE CAMPAIGN ENDED ON SATURDAY, HE HAD RAISED MORE THAN 55-THOUSAND DOLLARS.

NEARLY SEVEN-THOUSAND PEOPLE CONTRIBUTED.

BROWN MADE A PROMISE TO PEOPLE WHO GAVE MORE MONEY. THAT HE OFFERED THEM A BITE.

HE NOW OWES 33-HUNDRED PEOPLE SOME OF HIS POTATO SALAD. Return to index of stories...


TEASE FIVE-2-SHOT


THE NEWEST CLASS OF INDUCTEES TOOK THEIR RIGHTFUL PLACE AMONG THE GAME'S GREATS AT THE PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME THIS WEEKEND.

AMONG THEM. OUR OWN MICHAEL STRAHAN.

.

"this is not tv michael but football michael."

WE HEAR MORE FROM HIS SPEECH ---- WHERE HE LEAVES NO-ONE OUT.

THE TAX FREE HOLIDAY WEEKEND MAY BE OVER.

BUT WALMART IS OFFERING THEIR OWN DEALS.

WE'LL TELL YOU WHERE YOU CAN GO TO SAVE ON BACK TO SCHOOL SHOPPING. Return to index of stories...


TZ5 ASTRAHAN HOF-SOTVO


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TZ5 B WALMART CYBER DEALS-VOTOPS


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WEATHER TEASE-WX ID


WEATHER IS COMING UP. Return to index of stories...


STRAHAN HOF-2-SHOT


A LIVING LEGEND. AND WE ARE LUCKY TO HAVE HIM ON ABC.

YOU SEE HIM ON GMA. AND ON LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL.

NOW. HE'S IN THE PRO-FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME.

HE GAVE A SPEECH.FROM THE HEART.

ABC'S RYAN SMITH SHARES HIS SPEECH FULL OF THANK YOUS. Return to index of stories...


STRAHAN HOF-PKG


HIS TRADEMARK HUMOR AND GRIN ON FULL DISPLAY, MICHAEL STRAHAN TOOK HIS

RIGHTFUL PLACE AMONG FOOTBALL GREATS THIS WEEKEND - ENSHRINED INTO THE NFL

HALL OF FAME

SOT: Short Strahan

"this is not tv michael but football michael."

ONE OF THE BEST DEFENSE PLAYERS OF HIS GENERATION - AN UNLIKELY FOOTBALL

STAR

SOT "My life is improbable - improbable Hall of Famer"

A SELF-PROCLAIMED "HUSKY KID", THE SUPER BOWL CHAMP COMING CLEAN ON HOW HE

GOT IN SHAPE AS A BOY

SOT: I ain't lying, Marcus Allen, I've got Jane Fonda tapes and I was high

kicking and side kicking.

AND EVER THE GRACIOUS MAN, THANKING EVERYONE FROM HIS FATHER FOR HIS DRIVE

SOT: he's the most amazing, amazing man. And more so than any of that, one

hell of a father.

TO HIS MOTHER - FOR HER LOVE

SOT: "Mama you know your baby loves youI'm happy to say that I'm a momma's

boy."

AND THE COACHES AND PLAYERS who INSPIRED HIM

SOT Coughlin "You made me a better man, Coach Couglin

EVEN A SHOUT OUT TO HIS ABC FAMILY

SOT: To my ABC family, I want to thank them for coming out to support me./

My TV wife Kelly Ripa, thank you baby. To the one and only Robin Roberts.

Robin thank you for coming out to support me. I appreciate you, I love you.

BUT THE FOOTBALL PLAYER, NOW TURNED TV HOST AND GOOD MORNING AMERICA ANCHOR,

TALKED ABOUT HIS GREATEST ROLE

SOT "Most important title, I'm most proud of is Michael Strahan, your

father"

THE MESSAGE FOR HIS KIDS.

SOT: "Anything is possible"

SHARING A MESSAGE THAT SO APTLY DESCRIBES THE FOOTBALL LEGEND.

RYAN SMITH, ABC NEWS NEW YORK. Return to index of stories...


CODY WXRATE OPEN-CLIP


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CROSSTALK-IDK


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FORECAST-WX WALL


THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE ABC7 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA.

Showers will be common through the day Monday.

An area of high pressure is situated itself over southern Florida and is working to bring scattered shower chances to the area this afternoon. Due to weak steering winds, pin pointing exact locations of rain will be tough the next few days. Will mention every area within Southwest Florida able to receive showers and storms the next few days.

Temperatures on the high end again this afternoon. Additional cloud cover will help cool some of us down. Still aiming for highs today right around 90° - 92°.

The next few days our weather pattern stays put. Expect nearly the same conditions up through the middle of the week with temperatures gradually getting warmer. Return to index of stories...


DEVELOPING NEWS OPEN-CLIP


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GM COMPENSATION FUND-VO


G-M IS ACCEPTING CLAIMS FOR DEATHS AND INJURIES CAUSED BY ITS VEHICLES WITH FAULTY IGNITIONS.

THE FIVE-MONTH FILING PERIOD BEGAN FRIDAY.

IT'S PART OF THE FALLOUT FROM GENERAL MOTORS' RECALL OF 2 POINT 6 MILLION SMALL CARS BEGINNING IN FEBRUARY.

IT CAUSED A SWEEPING SAFETY REVIEW THAT HAS RESULTED IN A SERIES OF ADDITIONAL RECALLS.

29 GM VEHICLES HAVE BEEN RECALLED THIS YEAR.

YOU HAVE UNTIL DECEMEBR 31ST TO FILE A CLAIM. Return to index of stories...


NEW THIS MORNING OPEN-CLIP


NEW THIS MORNING OPEN Return to index of stories...


WALMART CYBER DEALS-OTS VO


IF YOU MISSED OUT ON "BACK TO SCHOOL SHOPPING" THIS TAX FREE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.DON'T WORRY.

YOU STILL HAVE TIME.

TODAY.

WALMART IS BRINGING BACK ITS POPULAR "BACK TO SCHOOL CYBER MONDAY DEALS.

YOU HAVE THE CHANCE TO SAVE BIG ON MORE THAN 400 ITEMS.

FROM DORM DEOCRATIONS. SMARTPHONES, TABLETS, BACK PACKS, CLOTHES AND SUPPLIES.

THE DEALS BRING AN AVERAGE SAVINGS OF 35 PERCENT TO 60 PERCENT. Return to index of stories...


APPLE BEATS-OC


APPLE SEALED A 3-BILLION-DOLLAR DEAL TO BUY BEATS, DR. DRE'S HEADPHONE VENTURE.

COMPANY EXECUTIVES WELCOMED BEATS MUSIC AND BEATS ELECTRONICS TO THE APPLE FAMILY.

APPLE'S WEBSITE DIRECTS VISITORS TO THE BEATS BY DRE SITE, WHICH EXPLAINS THAT ALL ONLINE ORDERS WILL NOW GO THROUGH THE APPLE STORE.

THIS IS THE LARGEST DEAL IN APPLE'S HISTORY. Return to index of stories...


ANDROID OPERATING SYSTEM-VO


GOOGLE HAS SET A NEW RECORD FOR SMARTPHONES AROUND THE WORLD.

THE COMPANY'S ANDROID OPERATING SYSTEM ACCOUNTED FOR 85 PERCENT OF

GLOBAL SMARTPHONE SHIPMENTS IN THE SECOND QUARTER.

THAT'S A QUARTER- BILLION PHONES!

THAT'S ABOUT SEVEN TIMES MORE THAN THE 35 MILLION APPLE PHONES. Return to index of stories...


CURRENT GAS PRICES-VO


IT MAY BE TIME TO TAKE A ROAD TRIP

GAS PRICES ARE THE LOWEST SINCE 2010.

THE AVERAGE PRICE OF REGULAR GAS HAS DROPPED 15 CENTS SINCE THE FOURTH OF JULY.

FROM 3-66 A GALLON TO 3-51 A GALLON.

MOST OIL MARKETS HAVE RETURNED TO PRICE LEVELS SEEN BEFORE WORRIES ABOUT RUSSIAN AND IRAQI SUPPLY DOMINATED HEADLINES IN THE SECOND QUARTER. Return to index of stories...


DIY: WHAT NOT TO DO-POP CG


TO SAVE MONEY MORE PEOPLE ARE DOING THING ON THEIR OWN ---

FROM A HOME IMPROVEMENT PROJECT OR THRIFTING.

BUT THERE ARE SOME THINGS WE SHOULD JUST LEAVE TO THE PROFESSIONALS.

NUMBER ONE PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL WORK.

ELECTRICAL INJURIES CAUSE A THOUSAND DEATHS EVERY YEAR.

UNLESS YOU'RE TRAINED. IT'S BEST TO CALL AN ELECTRICIAN.

TWO. LEGAL MATTERS.

IF YOU END UP WITH AN UNENFORCEABLE CONTRACT.

THREE. DANGEROUS HOME IMPROVEMENTS.

FOR EXAMPLE. ROOFING. ITS CONSIDERED ONE OF THE MOST DANGEROUS JOBS IN THE U-S.

LASTLY HAIR CUTS AND STYLING!

SOME PEOPLE CAN ACTUALLY CUT THEIR OWN HAIR WELL. LIKE THE BASICS. FOR A SINGLE LENGTH, BLUNT CUT OR TRIM.

BUT ADVANCED CUTS LIKE LAYERS, EXTENSIONS, AND PERMS.

ITS PROBABLY BEST TO LEAVE THOSE STYELS TO THE PROFESSIONALS.

Painting a small room, putting together a desk, self-installing a cable box or modem, for instance, are all projects where doing it on your own is the wise choice in most cases. Most people don't want to pay someone $100 for something they can do themselves, with minimal equipment costs, in a matter of a few hours.

On the other hand, there's also those tasks and projects that may seem like a good idea to take on yourself, but when you add in all of the costs for materials and supplies, your time, and also, the potential for you to hurt yourself or damage other items in the process, it's better to just pay someone else to complete the task. Here are a few of these projects.

1. Plumbing and electrical work

Buzz is usually not a sound you want to hear coming out of your electrical outlets. But hey, it happens and if you're in that boat, it's best to call an electrician. Electrical injuries cause 1,000 deaths annually and on top of that, another 3,000 admissions to burn centers are related to electrical injuries. Unless you're a trained electrician, it's probably wise to channel Ben Franklin some other way.

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Broken toilets and leaky faucets are not only a nuisance, they can increase a water bill dramatically. While examining the anatomy of your shower, it may look like it's a simple system you can fix on your own, but unless you're a trained plumber, fixing it yourself is probably not worth the potential resulting waterfalls in your bathroom.

2. Legal matters

Lawyers are expensive. Depending on your location, the type of legal representation you are seeking, and the caliber of the lawyer, you can shell out anywhere between four and six figures for legal representation. For instance, the cost of an attorney for a contract, like a basic prenup, is generally between $1,200 and $2,400 and a bankruptcy lawyer generally cost at least $1,000. In a civil automobile case, Court Statistics report the cost of a lawyer will run you between $150 and $375 per hour

Although lawyers can cost a fortune, hiring a lawyer is often a necessary Taking legal matters into your own hands can be catastrophic if you end up with an unenforceable contract, or worse.

3. Dangerous home improvements

Certain home improvements involve a level of skill that is not characteristic of just any DIYer. Roofing, for instance, is considered one of the most dangerous jobs in the U.S., with fatality and injury rates that are substantially higher than the average worker Considering the level of danger, it's probably not a good idea for you to get up on top of your home and install or repair your roof.

The same applies for large tree removal. Not only is it dangerous to remove a giant tree from your yard, with an average cost of $182 per tree according to the Home Depot affiliate, Red Beacon, it may even be cheaper to pay someone else to do it in some cases. Unless you have a chainsaw lying around, you'll have to rent one for around $30. Then, add in additional fees for rope, an ax, and a ladder. The combined cost of all of these materials, your time, and the element danger is often higher than the $182.

4. Hair cuts and styling

Some people can absolutely cut their own hair really well. For those looking for a shaved-head, a single-length, blunt cut, or a trim, cutting your own hair may work out okay

However, for more advances cuts like fades, layers, or advanced styles like hair extensions, texturing, perms, or relaxers, it's probably best to leave these styles to the professionals. Professional hair care can cost anywhere between $40 for a basic haircut all the way to $10,000 for hair extensions in a high-end salon. It's expensive, but whether we like it or not, our appearance is part of our first impression and most of us don't want to meet people with an uneven haircut.

5. Medical or dental work

The internet is a haven of information. You can find out virtually anything you want to know. Medical websites publish information on basically every disease and condition known to man, and you can check your symptoms against listed symptoms to see if you possibly have illness A or sickness B.

Some websites even have symptom checkers, where you can enter your symptoms into a database and see a list of possible diagnoses. You can attempt to treat yourself for the most part, although this is usually a bad idea.

Some people even try to treat their own dental conditions. The Internet is flooded with information on dental problems and ailments, and even people explaining how to extract teeth at home.

For the most part, it's best to just shell out the money and pay a medical professional for any medical, dental, and chiropractic care. The Internet is a big place, and there's a huge margin for error with self-diagnosing. Your safest and best option is to leave it to the pros.

Painting a small room, putting together a desk, self-installing a cable box or modem, for instance, are all projects where doing it on your own is the wise choice in most cases. Most people don't want to pay someone $100 for something they can do themselves, with minimal equipment costs, in a matter of a few hours.

On the other hand, there's also those tasks and projects that may seem like a good idea to take on yourself, but when you add in all of the costs for materials and supplies, your time, and also, the potential for you to hurt yourself or damage other items in the process, it's better to just pay someone else to complete the task. Here are a few of these projects.

1. Plumbing and electrical work

Buzz is usually not a sound you want to hear coming out of your electrical outlets. But hey, it happens and if you're in that boat, it's best to call an electrician. Electrical injuries cause 1,000 deaths annually and on top of that, another 3,000 admissions to burn centers are related to electrical injuries. Unless you're a trained electrician, it's probably wise to channel Ben Franklin some other way.

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Broken toilets and leaky faucets are not only a nuisance, they can increase a water bill dramatically. While examining the anatomy of your shower, it may look like it's a simple system you can fix on your own, but unless you're a trained plumber, fixing it yourself is probably not worth the potential resulting waterfalls in your bathroom.

2. Legal matters

Lawyers are expensive. Depending on your location, the type of legal representation you are seeking, and the caliber of the lawyer, you can shell out anywhere between four and six figures for legal representation. For instance, the cost of an attorney for a contract, like a basic prenup, is generally between $1,200 and $2,400 and a bankruptcy lawyer generally cost at least $1,000. In a civil automobile case, Court Statistics report the cost of a lawyer will run you between $150 and $375 per hour

Although lawyers can cost a fortune, hiring a lawyer is often a necessary Taking legal matters into your own hands can be catastrophic if you end up with an unenforceable contract, or worse.

3. Dangerous home improvements

Certain home improvements involve a level of skill that is not characteristic of just any DIYer. Roofing, for instance, is considered one of the most dangerous jobs in the U.S., with fatality and injury rates that are substantially higher than the average worker Considering the level of danger, it's probably not a good idea for you to get up on top of your home and install or repair your roof.

The same applies for large tree removal. Not only is it dangerous to remove a giant tree from your yard, with an average cost of $182 per tree according to the Home Depot affiliate, Red Beacon, it may even be cheaper to pay someone else to do it in some cases. Unless you have a chainsaw lying around, you'll have to rent one for around $30. Then, add in additional fees for rope, an ax, and a ladder. The combined cost of all of these materials, your time, and the element danger is often higher than the $182.

4. Hair cuts and styling

Some people can absolutely cut their own hair really well. For those looking for a shaved-head, a single-length, blunt cut, or a trim, cutting your own hair may work out okay

However, for more advances cuts like fades, layers, or advanced styles like hair extensions, texturing, perms, or relaxers, it's probably best to leave these styles to the professionals. Professional hair care can cost anywhere between $40 for a basic haircut all the way to $10,000 for hair extensions in a high-end salon. It's expensive, but whether we like it or not, our appearance is part of our first impression and most of us don't want to meet people with an uneven haircut.

5. Medical or dental work

The internet is a haven of information. You can find out virtually anything you want to know. Medical websites publish information on basically every disease and condition known to man, and you can check your symptoms against listed symptoms to see if you possibly have illness A or sickness B.

Some websites even have symptom checkers, where you can enter your symptoms into a database and see a list of possible diagnoses. You can attempt to treat yourself for the most part, although this is usually a bad idea.

Some people even try to treat their own dental conditions. The Internet is flooded with information on dental problems and ailments, and even people explaining how to extract teeth at home.

For the most part, it's best to just shell out the money and pay a medical professional for any medical, dental, and chiropractic care. The Internet is a big place, and there's a huge margin for error with self-diagnosing. Your safest and best option is to leave it to the pros. Return to index of stories...


TEASE SIX-2-SHOT


WHO IS THE RICHEST PERSON IN YOUR STATE?

YOU MAY BE SURPRISED WHO'S AT THE TOP RIGHT HERE IN FLORIDA.

FIND OUT IS ON THE LIST.

TODAY PRESIDENT OBAMA IS CELEBRATING A SPECIAL DAY.

HE'LL STILL BE IN BRIEFINGS AND MEETINGS.

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TZ6 A OBAMA'S BIRTHDAY-VO


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FINAL CHECK OF STOCKS-SAT 3 FULL


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OBAMA'S BIRTHDAY-VO


HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MR. PRESIDENT.

TODAY, BARACK OBAMA TURNS 53.

NO WORD ON HOW HE'LL CELEBRATE.

HIS PUBLIC SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY INCLUDES BRIEFINGS AND A MEETING WITH THE TREASURY SECRETARY. Return to index of stories...


KENNEDY WEDDING-VO


THERE WAS A KENNEDY WEDDING THIS WEEKEND!

PEOPLE MAGAZINE REPORTS THAT ACTRESS CHERYL HINES SAID "I DO" TO ROBERT F. KENNEDY JUNIOR AT THE FAMILY'S HYANNISPORT COMPOUND.

THE COUPLE HAD DATED FOR MORE THAN TWO YEARS.

GUESTS INCLUDED HINES'S FORMER CO-STAR LARRY DAVID, JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS AND KEVIN NEALON. Return to index of stories...


RICHEST PERSON IN FL-VO


THERE'S A NEW MAP OUT. SHOWING WHO IS THE RICHEST PERSON IN YOUR STATE.

TAKE A GUESS ABOUT FLORIDA.

IT'S MICKY ARISON. THE MIAMI HEAT OWNER, AND FORMER CEO OF CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES.

COMING IN AT SIX AND A HALF BILLION DOLLARS.

WASHINGTON STATE? BILL GATES, 76 BILLION.

NEBRASKA? WARREN BUFFET, 58 BILLION.

THE LOWEST NET WORTH TO MAKE THE LIST?

ALASKA, A CEO OF A FINANCIAL COMPANY WORTH 700 MILLION. Return to index of stories...


BOX OFFICE NUMBERS-TRX-NATSVOTOPS


nats up: "Guardians of the Galaxy"

"GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY" LOCKED DOWN THE WEEKEND BOX OFFICE.

THE ADVENTURE ABOUT A BAND OF INTERGALACTIC GUN SLINGERS TOOK IN 94 MILLION DOLLARS, WELL BEYOND EXPECTATIONS.

"LUCY" DROPPED DOWN TO NUMBER TWO THIS WEEK.

"GET ON UP" -- ABOUT THE LIFE OF SINGER JAMES BROWN -- CAME IN THIRD. Return to index of stories...


TOP STORIES OPEN-CLIPTOPS


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DEVELOPING CLIP-CLIP


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ALEX: CAPE CORAL MURDER-2 SHOT, BOXES


ABC-7 IS ON TOP OF A DEVELOPING STORY THIS MORNING--

- THE 13-YEAR-OLD BOY ACCUSED OF KILLED A HOMELESS MAN OVER THE WEEKEND APPEARED IN FRONT OF A JUGDE FOR THE FIRST TIME.

POLICE SAY 13 YEAR OLD YOEL MUNOZ FROM CAPE CORAL STABBED A HOMELESS MAN TO DEATH JUST A MILE AWAY FROM HIS HOME.

ABC-7S ALEX DE ARMAS JOINS US LIVE OUTSIDE THE LEE COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER WITH THE LATEST DETAILS. Return to index of stories...


ALEX: CAPE CORAL MURDER-LIVE


IN JUST A FEW HOURS THE 13 YEAR OLD IS EXPECTED TO BE HERE AT THE JUSTICE CENTER BEHIND ME.

POLICE ARRESTED YOEL MUNOZ YESTERDAY AFTERNOON AT HIS CAPE CORAL HOME ON VAN LOON LANE.

INVESTIGATORS SAY HE STABBED 51-YEAR-OLD THOMAS BERGSTROM TO DEATH ON SATURDAY--

WE SPOKE TO THE MAN FRIEND WHO FOUND HIS BODY-- HE

HE SAYS THE WEEK BEFORE HIS DEATH -- BERGSTROM WAS JUMPED BY A GROUP OF YOUNG TEENAGERS.

HE'S CONVINCED MUNOZ WAS SOMEHOW INVOLVED. AND MAY HAVE HAD HELP. Return to index of stories...


ALEX: CAPE CORAL MURDER-VO


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ALEX: CAPE CORAL MURDER-LIVE


NDS TELL US THE tEEN WAS LOOSLEY CONNECTED TO A LOCAL GANG.

WE SPOKE TO THE TEENS FAMILY YESTERDAY OFF CAMERA-- THEY SAY THEIR SON IS INNOCENT AND THERE MUST BE MORE TO THE STORY.

MUNOZ IS EXPECTED TO BE IN COURT LATER THIS MORNING FOR HIS FIRST APPEARANCE AT 8 AM.

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TS1) CAPE MURDER-VOTOPS


TAKING A LOOK AT TODAY'S TOP STORIES.

A 13-YEAR-OLD BOY FROM CAPE CORAL WILL REMAIN IN A DETENTION CENTER FOR 21 DAYS ON MURDER CHARGES.

POLICE SAY HE STABBED A HOMELESS MAN TO DEATH OVER THE WEEKEND.

51 YEAR OLD THOMAS BERG-STROM WAS FOUND STABBED TO DEATH ON SATURDAY INSIDE THE MAKESHIFT SHELTER WHERE HE LIVED.

IT'S JUST A MILE AWAY FROM YOEL MUNOZ'S HOME.

HE WILL BE BACK IN COURT ON AUGUST 18TH. Return to index of stories...


TS2) AGUILAR TODAY-VOTOPS


JURY SELECTION BEGINS TODAY IN PEDRO BRAVO MURDER TRIAL IN MIAMI.

BRAVO IS ACCUSED OF KIDNAPPING AND MURDERING HIS ROOMATE ALMOST TWO YEARS AGO.

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA FRESHMAN CHRISTIAN AGUILAR WENT MISSING FOR 22 DAYS IN GAINESVILLE.

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TS3) SGT WILSON-SSTOPS- VO


TUESDAY WILL MARK ONE YEAR SINCE CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTY MICHAEL WILSON WAS SHOT TO DEATH.

HE WAS KILLED LAST AUGUST RESPONDING TO A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CALL IN PORT CHARLOTTE.

ON FRIDAY. THREE DOZEN RESPONDERS RODE AROUND THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO HONOR DEPUTIES AND OFFICERS KILLED IN THELINE OF DUTY INCLUDING SGT. WILSON

THEIR RIDE IS EXPECTED TO WRAP UP TODAY IN PORT CHARLOTTE WITH A MEMORIAL. Return to index of stories...


TS4) HAMMOND STADIUM-SSTOPS


AND IF YOU WANT TO CATCH A FORT MYERS MIRACLE GAME THIS SEASON -

IT WONT BE AT HAMMOND STADIUM.

THE TEAM IS LEAVING THEIR HOME TEMPORARILY.

AS CREWS FINISH THEIR MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION.

THE STADIUM IS GETTING MANY ADDITIONAL IMPROVEMENTS -

SUCH AS NEW EXPANDED CONCOURSES, SKY BOXES, AND IMPROVED CONCESSION STANDS.

MANY HOPE THE IMPROVEMENTS WILL BENEFIT THE AREA --

BY BRINGING MORE VISITORS TO SOUTHWEST FLORIDA. Return to index of stories...


FINAL WEATHER-WX GFX


THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE ABC7 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA.

Showers will be common through the day Monday.

An area of high pressure is situated itself over southern Florida and is working to bring scattered shower chances to the area this afternoon. Due to weak steering winds, pin pointing exact locations of rain will be tough the next few days. Will mention every area within Southwest Florida able to receive showers and storms the next few days.

Temperatures on the high end again this afternoon. Additional cloud cover will help cool some of us down. Still aiming for highs today right around 90° - 92°.

The next few days our weather pattern stays put. Expect nearly the same conditions up through the middle of the week with temperatures gradually getting warmer. Return to index of stories...


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