tv Good Day Tampa Bay 430AM FOX February 2, 2016 4:30am-5:00am EST
3 our top story this morning: the results are *in, from the first real *vote of the presidential election season. the count from the iowa caucuses... had some pretty surprisng results. first up... on the republican side. 3 ted cruz is the big winner. with 99 percent of precincts reporting.... cruz took 28 percent of the vote, compared to 24 percent for donald trump. and look who's in third place... marco rubio. he finished just one percent behind trump. a lot of people saying *rubio was also a big winner last night... making himself a real player in this race. no other candidate even got *close to these three. ben carson was in fourth place... with just nine percent. former florida governor jeb bush... was in *sixth place with just three percent of the
even on the list. he dropped out of the race last night. 3 3 3 on the democratic side... we are *still waiting for a winner. but it might not matter. both hillary clinton and bernie sanders have reason to celebrate. 3 even with 99 percent of precincts reporting... the iowa democratic caucuses are *still close to call. both hillary clinton and bernie sanders are tied with about 50 percent of the vote. clinton leading sanders by just a few votes. the third candidate... martin o'malley... got less than one percent of the vote. and he actually dropped out of
surprise bernie sanders did so well. more than forty percent of iowa voters consider themselves socialists... just like him. 3 and here's a look at the rest of the presidential primaries coming up this month. next up is new hampshire a week from tuesday, february 9th. and the rest of the month gets a little mixed up... with several states *splitting their party primaries. south carolina has them on february 20th *and february 27th. nevada has them on february 20th and 23rd. and washington state has the *biggest split. their *republican caucuses are on february 20th. but the *democratic caucuses are not until march 26th. things really pick up *next month... when *most states hold primaries. including florida... on march 15th. 3 ?so what predictions can we make , after last night's results? apparently not too much. that's because winning *iowa... doesn't *always get you in the white house, or even get you the nomination. the past two winners on the republican side... were mike huckabee in 2008, and rick santorum in
republican nomination. but george w. bush *did win the iowa caucuses back in 2000. and he was the last republican to get elected president. 3 3 developing here in the bay area: a big bet... for a bay area casino. the seminole tribe and governor rick scott just laid out a huge new *expansion plan here in florida. but it comes with a catch. florida lawmakers *first have to sign off... on a new gambling deal. fox 13's shayla reaves joins us live from the hard rock in tampa... which could be getting a *lot bigger: 3 3 3
3 3 today in tallahassee: a group of nfl players are seeking justice... for one of their own. 18 year old "devaughn darling" was a freshman linebacker at florida state back in 2001, when he collapsed and died during conditioning drills. earlier that practice, he complained of chest pains. but his family is *still waiting for the legislature to sign off on a settlement deal, on a wrongful death lawsuit they filed three years ago against the state. f-s-u agreed to pay the family two million dollars... but state law only allows the school to pay out 200 thousand. 3 the rest has to be awarded by the legislature through a claims bill. at least nine current or former nfl players are expected to join the family today, to help push for that settlement. the ceremony starts at 10-30 this morning. 3 today in tampa: a special job fair and tradeshow... for high school students. more than seven
students will attend the show, being held at the amalie arena downtown. they will hear from more than fifty local employers about construction- related jobs. mayor bob buckhorn, lightning owner jeff vinik and hillsborough county superintendent jeff eakins will also speak at the event. it runs from nine to one. 3 also today in tampa a grand reopening... for one of the city's golf courses. the rocky point golf course on dana shores drive just went through a seven month, 740 *thousand dollar rennovation. it features all new greens, tee boxes, and bunkers. they also added new retaining walls and landscaping. mayor bob buckhorn will be on hand for the grand reopening celebration. it begins at 9-30 this morning. 3 3 3 3 3
ba da ba ba ba 3 3 doctors say he had a one *percent chance of survival. but one clearwater man definitely beat the odds. and it was all thanks to c-p-r and the quick actions of first responders. 3 this week, nicholas smith got to thank the people who helped save his life. paramedics from sunstar and the clearwater fire department. they defibrillated his heart and administered life saving drugs after he went into cardiac arrest last november. the first responders got there as his
3 february is 3 heart month, and nicholas says he wants everyone to know the importance of learning c-p-r. 3 3 in california: the tragic death of a baby boy... has now saved the life of a young girl. heather clark broke into tears when she heard her son's heartbeat inside this girl's body. she donated her 7-month-old son's organs after he passed away. that decision helped save 4-year-old jordan drake from arizona. jordan spent most of her life in a hospital because of a heart defect. this meeting between the two families is one they'll never
3 3 the time is now 4 xxx. here's a quick check of the top trending stories this hour. and we begin, with tebow time! ?is there anything tim tebow *can't do? he's a football player, a t-v analyst... and does plenty of charity work. well, apparently he can *lipsync too: 3 okay... we admit, it doesn't *look like he's doing much lipsyncing there. but does it matter ladies? check out those moves! this is a preview from tebow's performance this thursday on the show "lip sync battle."
actress "nina dobrev." 3 3 and now to a tasty surprise... from taco bell. the company is getting ready to reveal a brand new menu item. and you can get one before anyone else. but here's the catch... you won't know what it is, until you pull up to the drive-thru. 3 it's all part of their super bowl ad campaign. it all kicked off on monday... allowing customers to start signing up for a mystery taste test. the mystery item will then be handed out this saturday... to everyone who signed up and prepaid three dollars. but everyone *else will have to wait until super bowl sunday to see what it is. taco bell also released these promo clips, showing celebrities holding green *boxes... joking that the item would be added in to the commericals *later, using c-g-i.
3 3 still ahead: from a legendary rocker... to a life-saving racing dog. a quick look at some more stories, happening today. plus: skincare now becomes skinactive. new garnier skinactive introducing clearly brighter. a new active daily moisturizer to brighten dull skin. packed with antioxidant vitamin c, e and active lha. it does more than moisturize, it actively smoothes, boosts radiance and protects with spf 15. clinically proven. see brighter skin
so you can love cereal... again! 3 3 tonight in clearwater... you can see a rock and roll hall of famer *two times over. singer "graham nash" is bringing his solo tour to ruth eckerd hall. he was inducted in the rock n roll hall of fame with "crosby, stills and nash" and his other group, "the hollies." tickets range from 52 to one hundred dollars a piece. the show starts at 7-30.
dog" day. a time to honor some of the *toughest athletes in the world. you probably races up north... like the ididarod in alaska. sled dogs have actually been around, since the 10th century. and one sled dog was such a big hero, he got his own movie. his name was "balto". back in the 19- 20's, he was part of a group of sled dogs who had to sick children in nome, alaska. he was voiced in the 3 ((//2shot)) toss to