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@ @ @. @ a republican showdown in @south carolina, and high stakes @for the democrats in nevada. @>> anjuli: plus a judicial @giant being laid to rest. @friends and family prepare to @say goodbye to antonin scalia. @ from tampa bay's number one @news station, this is "good day @tampa bay." @>> anjuli: good morning to you @and welcome to "good day tampa @bay." @7 a.m. on another beautiful @saturday morning. @i am anjuli davis. @>> alcides: i am. @>> alcides: thank you for
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@lindsay is here @lindsay is here to talk about @our forecast. @we have the gasparilla distance @classic. @gorgeous weather. @>> lindsay: for all the events @this weekend. @you want to go. @you need the sunglasses because @we have abundant sunshine on @deck. @cool this morning but as we head @into the afternoon we will @forget all about the 40s and 50s @forget all about the 40s and @50s. @sunshine goes to work and we @have a ton of it this morning. @officially sunrise. @and you get the idea. @57. @tranquil over downtown where all @the action is under way for @anyone doing any races. @50 in brandon. @48 in brooksville and crystal @river. @you are the cool spot at 46. @if you need a light extra layer. @by 9:00, 10:00 tops, it is going @to come right off, because the @east winds around high pressure @to our east. @they are going to warm us up. @it will bring in a few more fair @weather clouds through the @afternoon as well, especially @the further inland you live at @the beach. @limited cloud cover today. @warm this afternoon with @mid-70s. @and it has been nice for a while @and it has been nice for a @while. @is it going to stick around
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@your seven-day is coming up. @ thank you, lindsay. @we begin with a developing story @the town and country area. @a man was shot and killed off @deodora way off of memorial @highway. @deputies have not released had @names but they have a suspect in @custody and they are currently @interviewing them. @very little information thought @this morning, but of course, we @will update you as soon as we @get more. @ the first in the south @primary is happening today in @the palmetto state. @the polls just opened, and @front runner. @according to the latest fox news @poll, despite criticism from the @pope, the billionaire is leading @among evangelical voters with 3% @3%. @former florida governor jeb bush @is hoping to do well to soldier @on super tuesday on march 1. @no republican nominee in the @modern primary era has won the @nam nation without winning
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@trump during a rally in @greenville. @>> trump is a new guy on the @block doing this stuff. @'s master of it. @barack obama spent a lot of his @talent doing this, pushing @people down to make people look @better ball him just like it is @for the front running candidate @for the presidency on our side. @that is not america at its best. @>> alcides: polling locations @are open until 7:00 tonight. @south carolina's primary is @slated for next saturday. @early polls place hillary @clinton ahead of sanders in that @state. @ sanders and clinton are hope @ sanders and clinton are @hoping to win the caucus in @nevada where things are shaping @up toen an old-fashioned wild @west showdown. @the first contest of the @campaign calendar held in the @western part of the country. @this now seen as a critical @battle ground for bernie sanders @and hillary clinton. @both are fighting to win over an @elector rat, more diverse than @iowa and new hampshire with
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@voter. @the votes are won and lost in @las vegas. @they are home to three quarters @of the city's population. @hillary clinton narrow won the @vote in nevada during the 2008 @caucus. @carried state in the 1992 and 19 @carried state in the 1992 and @1996 elections. @the sanders campaign hopes to @change the clinton's win streak. @spending millions of dollars in @tv ads in english and spanish @and adding 50 staffers in 11 @offices across the state. @ here at home, runners are @taking to the streets this @morning for the gasparilla @distance classic. @are you out there? @todays a event include the 5 k @and the 15-k races. @the 15 k got under by a 15 @minutes ago while the 5 k startsh @also be a stroller roll and walk @around 10:00 this morning. @of course some road closures in @downtown tampa happening all @morning long. @with more on that, fox 13's van
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@what you need to know. @>> vanessa: good morning. @we want to talk about the @gasparilla distance classic and @the road closures we are @experiencing. @you can see they were staggered @and started in the overnight @period. @they are well under way. @looking at some of the roads @affected. @little bayshore boulevard. @selmon expressway eastbound exit @to florida avenue. @and various streets partially @blocked in the area of downtown. @of course, the big closure, @bayshore boulevard, platt street @to gandy boulevard. @keep an eye out. @gandy boulevard xwlosed from @zion to bayshore. @east of macdill. @as always with an event like @this, expect higher traffic. @both cars and foot traffic. @have a fun day and a safe day. @ time is now 7:05. @in dade city this morning, a @funeral for 65-year-old eugene @fisher will be held. @he is the man who tragically @lost his life due wrong-way @driver on i-275 last thursday. @fisher's granddaughter and niece @tell us he was an air force vet
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@married for 44 years. @a funeral mass is set to be held @at 10:00 at sacred heart church. @ a highlands county middle @school teacher is behind bars @this morning after deputies say @she sent a student explicit text @messages. @38-year-old stacey lynn hooks @was taken into custody @yesterday. @she was a math teacher at hill @gustat middle school. @and within the last month, hooks @had a sexual relationship with a @student. @the student's mother found the @messages on her child's phone, @she contacted authorities. @they say it is unclear how long @the relationship lasted or -- @>> when our young person in @middle school and you involved @with a teacher at that level, @not only is it very @inappropriate, but it is -- it @is against the law. @>> alcides: the highlands
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@said hooks was reprimanded for @having lunch with student and @having drink with the victim. @she is on unpaid leave and kerr @rvrntly in jail on adds 625,000 @bond. @ a woman is in critical @condition this morning following @an overnight fire at an @apartment building in seminole. @fire fighters saw heavy smoke @and fire coming from the kitchen @of one of the units on garden @avenue. @they found 44-year-old woman @unconscious in the back bedroom. @no word yet what caused that @fire, but thankfully no other @units were affected. @ five months after a school @bus full of children crashed @into a retention pond, parents @say they may sue the @hillsborough county school @district. @fortunately, all of the students @made it out of the bus okay, but @some parents say their children @have been permanently affected @by that crash. @one of the families actually @spoke with fox 13. @this woman wanted to remain @anonymous but says two of her @kids were on that bus when it @crashed into the pond. @and deputies say the driver was @speeding, lost control.
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@son has panic attacks whenever @they are in the car traveling at @high speeds or when the roads @are wet. @>> the main thing for doing this @is to make sure that my children @are going to get the help that @they need, and i feel like it @is going be too life-long @problem that they are going to @suffer. @i think it is something that @especially my son is going to @need treatment long term. @>> alcides: the family's lawyer @said if the school district does @not settle and pay for the @medical expenses, they will sue @claiming negligence. @ ahead, antonin scalia is @said to be remembered today for @a final time as friends and @family lay his body to rest. @>> anjuli: we will take you @live where people are niling for @the funeral. @ a consumer alert regarding @hoverboardss. @they issued new warnings about @the popular products. @>> reporter: good morning and we @are feeling very popular in the @weather department.
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@wonderful sunrises with little @cloud cover. @sky @skies are clear in st. pete with @61 at our science cam. @a light east wind, a wonderful @boating day today. @seas running at two feet or less @with a light chop and that light @east wind. @temperatures chilly this morning @in brooksville. @by the afternoon, we will forget @ball those 40s.
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@mid-70s last and our next @ @ in washington d.c., the @body of supreme court justice @antonin scalia laid in repose @friday inside the great wall of @the united states supreme court @while hundreds of people came by @to pay their respects. @there are still questions about @what his death means for cases @in the high court. @and today, a funeral is @scheduled at the basilica of the @national shrine of the @immaculate conception. @>> anjuli: the funeral is open @to friends and family and sure @to bring together many of @washington's top officials. @joining us live from our @nation's capitol is fox's megan @dice. @we know president obama will not
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@from the white house that will @be at the funeral, correct? @>> reporter: that's correct. @we are actually told from the @white house that vice president @biden and his wife will be from @attendance today. @a little bit about today's mass. @paul scalia. @his son and a father himself @will deliver the eulogy. @holds 3500 people. @the final farewell to the @justice in a weekend-long @mourning. @the visitation yesterday, the @justice's visitation in the @supreme court, 3,000 people @including the president and the @first lady who was there @yesterday. @father paul scalia with @traditional prayers at a private @ceremony at the supreme court. @his casket laid in an area where @president lincoln @president lincoln laid before @him after his assassination. @his clerks took turns all night. @scalia and the associate justice @of the supreme court from 1986
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@away in texas at the age of 79 @away in texas at the age of 79. @he was appointed by ronald @reagan. @the service technically open to @the public on first-come, first @the public on first-come, @first-serve basis but mainly @reserved for friends and family. @send it back to you. @>> anjuli: thank you so much @megan. @>> reporter: thank you. @ in the news, the obama @administration is now saying @they will allow apple to keep @the special software that they @asked him to create. @earlier this week, a court order @requested appear toll help @decrypt the iphone of syed @farook by designing a software @to unlock the iphone. @the company responded saying it @would be too dangerous to make a @program because it would @threaten the digital privacy of @all iphone users. @ a texas judge has ruled that @the probation change of a flew @en za ethan couch will be moved @to @to adult court.
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@killing four people while @driving drunk. @he took off in mexico and he put @his probation at risk by @appearing on video in at a party @appearing on video in at a @party. @the ruling raise as question @that he could have 1 20 days in @jail and go back on probation. @ over 1,000 new pages of @hillary clinton's e-mails have @been made public as of this @morning. @the state department said @documents were updated to the @confidential level, and none of @the new information was marked @classified at the time the @e-mails were sent. @the state department plans to @finish releasing all of clinton @finish releasing all of @clinton's e-mails by monday, @february 29 @february 29, just a day before @super tuesday. @ the federal government is @cracking down on hoverboard @manufacturers. @the u.s. consumer product safety @commission said it will seize @and recall any of the two-wheel @scooter it is they don't meet @federal safety standards. @the government cited 52 reports @of fires that users say were @caused by hoverboards. @those fires led to $2 million in @property damage.
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@morning in chicago as city @officials work to ensure the @safety around two construction @sites where strong winds sent @debris smashing into high rise @windows. @this is incredible. @i know it is chicago, but really @i know it is chicago, but @really. @the winds forced evacuations of @at least three city housing @complexes and caused extensive @street closures. @lindsay, you lived in chicago, @right? @>> lindsay: my family is from @chicago and my mom yesterday @kept saying, it is so nice to @see the warmth but that is @whipping. @any time we have that funneling @between the big buildings, you @can see problems and i don't @think as much wind today, but @you see some of that wild video @coming there from yesterday. @>> anjuli: crazy. @>> lindsay: crazy stuff. @here we couldn't have better @weather. @while. @this is great. @>> lindsay: we are waiting @continue to to end. @maybe just soaking up the days @while we have them. @and we have the stretch @continuing through the weekend, @even into early in the week.
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@enjoy the beautiful weather @while were working this week, @you need to get out there this @weekend. @a lot of people are out there @right now doing a run for the @gasparilla distance classic. @all kinds of events going on @this weekend in downtown, and no @weather worries this morning. @temperatures are pleasant. @i have got a shallow layer of @moisture to show you as we look @behind the buildings here, and @nonetheless not seeing any fog. @skies mostly clear. @and in some spots, running @cooler than this time yesterday @with a light northeast wind. @it is 57 degree. @our air is dry, refreshing, and @comfortable. @i wrote on facebook to give @adjectives to describe the @weather and we are running out @because it is so nice. @lake mirror in lakeland, fair @weather clouds being driven by @moisture on the east coast and @we will see a few extra clouds @inland. @if you were headed to the beach, @fewer clouds than say across @eastern portions of polk county. @53 degrees in pinellas park.
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@57 in tampa and we go into @portions of pasco county. @land o lakes at 52. @44 degrees in inverness. @a chilly spot at 43. @some of us needing a jacket or a @warmer one the further north you @live. @54 in venice. @also 54 in wauchula. @55 in haines city this morning. @it is comfy. @the dew points are in the yellow @the dew points are in the @yellows, 40s and 5s and even @with the warmth returned in the @afternoon each day, feels nice @and comfortable for us. @east winds around high pressure @that was to our north a few days @ago. @we have that cooler northeast @breeze. @a fairly pleasant east breeze. @again bringing a few extra @clouds across the interior. @a few more through the afternoon @and no rain. @in fact the icons are on for any @radar issues for the east coast @and we are too dry to see it. @can't rule out a sprinkle on the @east coast for today. @by lunchtime rebound to 72 and @we do go to work without @moderating moisture in the @atmosphere.
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@75 for our afternoon high that @will occur 35r7bd hoe clock. @futurecast shows through the @day, cloud cover across the @interior. @that's about it the evening and @overnight, a few quick moving @clouds and moonlit skies. @and through the afternoon on @sunday, a more slightly, @southerly component to our winds @southerly component to our @winds. @not expecting rain out of this, @but we will see some extra @clouds in the afternoon tomorrow @clouds in the afternoon @tomorrow. @daytona 5 @daytona 500 looks dry tomorrow. @scattered clouds and pleasant 72 @at o'clock. @remember a couple of years ago @and last year with the active @weather. @no problems this year. @mid-60s dallas to memphis. @46 in chicago. @that ridge is bringing some @warmth to some locations. @but on the southern side, winds @whipped through fij wishtion @winds as strong as a category 5 @hurricane. @winds are 180 miles per hour. @a big deal deal. @the strongest one to ever hit it @island. @it will push south and out of
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@different situation in each @hemisphere. @cyclones are what we call @hurricanes in our hemisphere. @75 and mild with plenty of @sunshine. @if you have any boating plans @today, looks good. @night east wind. @seas running at 2 feet or less. @first one coming in on tuesday. @not a big deal. @but the one coming in wednesday @late in the day into the @evening, that is a front and @this will bring us some cooler @changes. @it will be kind of next week @when 60s return but not until @thursday, guys. @>> anjuli: not bad, thank you, @lindsay. @this is something we know actual @well and alcides that works five @days a week. @a third of americans are not @getting enough sleep. @>> alcides: no kidding, @analyzed datas for 400,000 @people all across the country @and here is what they found out, @hundreds of thousands of people @got less than the recommended -- @really? @seven hours or more of sleep? @that is what they recommend?
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@i get lucky if i get four or @five. @lack of sleep is associated with @health issues, risk of obesity, @diabetes, heart disease and @mental illness. @the cdc says the stud seth first @one to examine sleep hours on a @state level. @southeastern states and those @along the appalachian mountains @reported the least amount of @sleep; however, the state with @the single lowest reported sleep @levels -- is kind of interesting @-- was hawaii with 50 -- -- @does it say 56%? @sleep is one of our favorite @things to do, perhaps consider @moving to these states. @the study found that residents @from south dakota, colorado and @minnesota reported the highest @amount of sleep. @i wonder why? @linkedin wlinz think it is so @cold and you don't want to get @out. @>> alcides: it could be. @it if you are wonder how long @with doe in florida, 64% of us @are getting the recommended @amount of sleep.
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@average. @>> anjuli: what would you say @on average you get. @>> four to five. @>> anjuli: no. @snoozers. @>> alcides: if you have kids, @out there. @talk to me on social media and @facebook. @four and five hours is fine. @>> anjuli: you poor thing. @>> alcides: you should have @kids and be along with the @people that don't sleep. @>> anjuli: i like to catch my @zzzs. @i need my nap. @[ laughter ] @ the excitement is building @for the daytona 500 tomorrow, @but before we get to that, big @events taking place today. @i will tell you ball them. @ can you believe a driver @walked away from this?
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(donkey sound) when it comes to social security, we need more than lip service. our next president needs a real plan to keep social security strong. (elephant noise) hey candidates. enough talk. give us a plan. (cat vo #1) hey cats! wanna make a new flavor combination today? (cat vo #2) yeah...let's take things up a notch! add...cheese! (cat vo #1) and we gotta have cod. (cat vo #3) woohoo, bacon! now that's a tasty flavor combination. (cat vo #1) and we're just getting started. (avo) new friskies cat concoctions. four deliciously different flavor combinations,
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@ @ in sports this morning, it @is almost time to the daytona 5 @is almost time to the daytona @500. @>> alcides: i am actually @excited about this. @i am excited. @before we get to the great @american race, some events. @up and comers take to the world @as they meet and greet some of @racing biggest superstars in the @xfinit y season opener, joey @logano is out to prove that last @year was no fluke. @if he goes back to back in the @daytona 500, he will be the @first to do that since sterling
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@1995. @ last night the camping world @truck series race took place in @the speedway. @during the final lap christopher @bell and number four truck got @tumbled several times down the @track. @just scary to see. @fortunately bell was able to @walk away from this accident and @into a waiting ambulance. @he is expected to be fine. @bell finished 14 and johnny @sauter took the checkered flag. @ taking place today the tampa @bay lightning is up north to @take on the pittsburgh penguins. @heading into the team, both @games are tied at points. @vying for playoff position in @the eastern conference. @won 13 of the last 18 games @with two of those wins coming @against the penguins. @ rays pitchers and catchers @are down in port charlotte this @morning getting ready for their @first practice. @how exciting the baseball season @how exciting the baseball @season. @the rest of the team will join @them next friday is when the @first full squad workout begins.
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@is march 2 against the nationals @while the regular season starts @april 3 at home against the blue @jays. @ still to come on "good day" @an amazing story out of south @florida of hue group of puppies @were saved from a large @apartment fire. @>> alcides: the gasparilla @distance classic is kicking off @and kelly will take thus live. @>> reporter: that's right. @we are out on bayshore boulevard @we are out on bayshore @boulevard. @the first runners have actually @gone by us. @the first and second place, i @think even a third-place runner. @you are seeing people go by just
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@more fro i don't know what i'm doing. i can't find anything just when i think it's just not going to work. this woman that works there comes over and asks can i help you? and he was so happy, to do it amazing right? i never would have expected would have thought that anyone would find that do that. make that go out of their way for me. right then, right there i couldn't believe it he was so helpful i know it's such a small thing little thing. simple thing but it made me smile
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@ @ from tampa bay's number one @news station, this is "good day @tampa bay." @>> alcides: good morning, @thanks for joining us on this @saturday for "good day tampa bay @saturday for "good day tampa @bay." @i am. @>> alcides: @>> anjuli: and i am anjuli @davis. @your forecast with lindsay in @just a minute. @and it is a gorgeous one. @a quick check of the headlines @this half hour. @ a political double header. @democratic voters in nevada will @head out to caucus and the @republicans in south carolina @have just begun voting in their @state's primary. @the latest polls show donald @trump maintains a solid lead in @the palmetto state.
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@perfect record of picking the @gop nominee. @ leto high school took time @celebrate its 50th anniversary. @the school first opened its @doors in the fall of 1965 on @west sligh avenue with just over @1600 students. @last night, more than 2,000 @students, family friends all on @hand for last night's @celebration. @the school is named in honor of @phillip leto the former @principal of jefferson and @chairman khaim er about lan high @schools. @ csx are replagues the rail @ csx are replagues the @railroad cross information @downtown clearwater. @they shut down the their led to @clearwater beach forcing @thousands of drivers to use a @detour. @court street be close the down @between south myrtle. @detours have been posted. @lindsay, a gorgeous day for the @beach and i can't imagine the @kind of traffic going down in @clearwater because that is the @main way you get down to the @beach.
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@lot of people that is exactly @what they want to do. @the water is perfect for it. @if you were braving the roads, @pack your patience. @weather looks good. @i am going to take you inland @first to riverview where it is @50 degrees and looking east at a @little bit of shower moisture @and no fog this morning. @50. @winds are light and comfortable. @comfortable. @and sirata beach and st. pete @beach running about a foot. @no clouds and 61 degrees. @a plus in my opinion. @57 in frostproof. @48 in brooksville. @a seasonably cool 57 in tampa. @we will get to kelly in a minute @about all the races this @morning, even the people who are @out there cheering their family @on are loving it. @a few shallow clouds inland. @a light east wind. @a dry day today and the further @west you head, the further @clouds you see. @our official beach forecast @today does show 71-74 degrees. @winds are light out of the east
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@temperatures are pleasant. @running at or slightly above @average and that will stick @around the next few days. @rain is coming by tuesday on our @futurecast coming up. @ happening today, the @gasparilla distance classic. @the 15 k is already under way. @but there are plenty more events @coming on all day today and of @course our own kelly cowan is @out there along bayshore this @morning. @kelly, do you have your running @shoes on. @>> reporter: i don't site my @running shoes on and i couldn't @keep up with some of the runners @that are crossing right now. @we are at the one mile left @mark. @nine miles into the race. @a big sign right here just @letting the runners know exactly @where they are in on this @course. @this is where you really pick up @the pace and turn on those @wheels. @the first female crosser came by @us. @if you see the car behind me -- @let's just swing it this way. @the first female racer that is @about to cross. @there is a prize for local @runners who win this race.
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@$2,000 for the top two @finishers. @male and female. @just a great time out here. @it is perfect weather for a race @like this. @so we will be hanging out out @here all morning long and we @will have more updates on the @race throughout the morning. @reporting live, kelly cowan, fox @13 news. @>> alcides: all right, kelley, @thanks so much. @ the time is 7:33. @a fire has left a home in @historic hyde park elevenly -- @heavily damaged this morning. @the flames broke out at the home @in the 700 block of -- of @bungalow terrace. @heavy flames were coming from @the back of the two-story house @when fire fighters arrived. @a man and a woman were home when @it all started. @they got out safely. @no word yet on the cause of the @fire. @ a dog and several of her @puppy @puppies are safe after they were @rescued from a burning apartment @building in miami. @the dogs were suffering from @smoke inhalation. @the rescuers got to them. @four of those puppy @four of those puppies are still @missing, but they were able to
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@>> they were severe respiratory @distress. @our crews started using the pet @mask that we keep on the truck @and started administering @oxygens and trying to treat @these puppies, trying to save @them. @>> anjuli: poor little thing. @the fire may have started in the @kitchen unit of the apartment @unit. @ a lot of people looking to @get out of this world. @nasa announced this he received @18,000 applications for @astronaut class. @that number is more than double @the previous record of the first @space shuttle class of 1978. @ and in world news this @morning, dozens of deaths have @been confirmed this morning @following a u.s. led air strike @on an isis camp in the north @part of libya. @planes targeted multiple @locations including what was @said to be a terrorist training @ground. @46 islamic fires were killed. @ two embassy staffers held @hostage from november were @believed to have been killed in @this. @president obama directed his
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@in the counterterrorism efforts @in libya last week. @ british prime minister david @cameron said he and his cabinet @agreed @agreed a deal that could keep @the uk in a european union an @grant the country special status @grant the country special @status. @the country will vote on the @referendum june 23. @residents are largely split on @this issue. @39% support an exit while 43% @prefer to stay in the union. @ the president of brazil says @she will provide all the @resources needed to develop a @vaccine to help prevent the zika @virus. @the country is currently working @with u.s. health officials in a @research partnership to find a @vaccine. @the world health organization @says 56 million dollars is @needed to combat the virus @through june. @ still to come, a young girl @with a passion for run willing @thought her chances of making @the olympics were over after she @was bitten by a shark. @>> anjuli: when we come back, @how her resilience is getting
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@ no winner either big jackpot @ no winner either big @jackpot. @mega millions up to $114 @million. @the lucky money going for $1.9 @million. @the rest of last night's winning @numbers in case you won a @smaller prize. @time is 7:36. @ @ @>> the race to the white house @has turned into a show. @[dog barking] @>> reporter: to we have a show @to put in context. @>> thank you. @>> reporter: we'll call out @campaigns on both sides and roll @out a new segment called "trail @ come seek the royal caribbean. there has to be a way.
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@ @. @ in may of last year a @13-year-old county seminole @girl's dream to run in the @summer olympics was put on hold @because of a violent shark @attack. @>> anjuli: surgery and a new @kind of treatment has that @13-year-old girl chasing her @dreams once again. @fox's dan joy has the story. @>> reporter: running in one of @her first races in months. @>> running seems -- not my whole @life, but really means a lot to @me. @>> reporter: she tends to lead @the pack. @at this cross country meet she @shaves a minute off her time. @she still has work to do. @racing is a step to getting back @to track-and-field. @she and her little sister bring @home all kinds of medals. @alyssa is especially good in @high jump. @>> before everything happened, i @was going to the meet that would @actually qualify me to go to the @junior olympics. @>> reporter: everything that
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@deal for anyone, let alone a @young athlete like alyssa. @a shark nearly bit her foot off @after her 13th birthday and swim @hearing at cocoa beach with a @friend when she felt something @wrap around her ankle. @>> i saw that it was all bloody, @but i actually didn't know if i @had my foot. @so i was, like, really scared @because i was thinking, am i @going to be able to run. @the first concern to the dad of @this family of athlete was a bit @more basic. @>> initially just her health and @whether she would be able to @walk correctly and have all her @feet. @>> reporter: that was six months @>> reporter: that was six @months, five casts, and one new @surgical technique ago. @>> we are pretty confident that @not only will she coming be as @good @good as she was but a bionic @kid. @she has some extra snuff there. @>> reporter: a few days after @the shark bit halfway through @her achilles tendon.
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@ankle clinic operated. @>> hi, how are you. @the tooth cut into a flap of the @tendon and split a part of the @tendon open and a portion of the @skin that it flapped open. @>> reporter: the wrund have to @heal just right so aslays could @return to a high level of @competition. @>> fairly stick like a we go lat @us it material. @>> reporter: used a graft made @out of @out of umbilical cord tissue. @one was put on the tendon, @another on the skin on alyssa's @ankle. @>> give me high knees back. @>> reporter: the nutrients to @help make a healthy baby make @the injury heal. @>> on these athletes those are @the things keep them down the @scar tissue and in these areas @where they are not able to get @as much mobility and want to get @them back in action as fast as @possible. @>> reporter: when this athlete @laces up her pink shoes, she @does with determination. @>> she has a heart of gold and @also stone cold, because she
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@>> reporter: something like @being hit by a shark. @>> i didn't really want to think @of it as a horrible thing that @happen, which it kind of is. @>> reporter: just a hurdle that @alyssa witro is about to clear. @>> this year i really want to @make it to the junior olympics @and one day be in the olympics. @>> reporter: dana jay, fox news. @>> anjuli: what an incredible @girl. @>> alcides: a good stride too. @ the latest on the cyclone @hitting the shores of fiji. @>> alcides: plus a firewall. @not one that keeps hackers out @of your computers. @how photographers are snapping @these amazing images. @ 7:43. @if you were planning your day @looking for something to do. @you don't need top of do, just @get outside. @51 degrees. @it is clear and comfortable. @i was asking on facebook words @to use. @marvelous. @71 at lunchtime with a few @clouds and a few more late in @the day but not a drop of rain. @mid-70s.
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on and save money. he decided to save money by switching his motorcycle insurance to geico. there's no shame in saving money. ride on, ride proud. geico motorcycle, great rates for great rides. @ @ welcome back to "good day @tampa bay." @the time is 7:46.
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@recovering after being running @over. @searching for 15-year-old juan @carlos rutiz who is wanted on a @attempted murder charge. @ortiz had active orders and when @fronted him, he hit pierce with @the car and fled. @ort irk z is still on the run @this morning. @ a cyclone with winds of 180 @miles per hour was currently @hitting the pacific island @nation of fiji. @the cyclone is passing through @main populated items. @900,000 people live in that @country. @ take a look at this. @this is pretty incredible. @special treat for visitors over @at yosemite national park. @it is called firewall and @happens only this time of the @year. @the optical illusion looks like @fire flowing off of a cliff, and @park rangers say actually the @sun blowing through a waterpaul. @isn't that beautiful. @>> alcides: it is. @>> anjuli: the sun has to be @just right that happens for a @couple of weeks in february.
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@>> alcides: looks like lava. @that's beautiful. @>> lindsay: crazy how your eyes @pay tricks on you. @but i didn't know this. @getting some fun facts. @>> anjuli: i didn't know that. @so many things to see. @add that to the bucket list. @>> alcides: talladega. @>> anjuli: and tall gay. @>> alcides: we were talking @about the daytona 500. @>> anjuli: a lot of things out @there. @>> lindsay: death. @a lot of people are heading @there from our viewing area and @wanting the weather to be as @nice as it has been this week. @looks good. @the only thing on east coast @with more of an onshore flow. @a few more clouds. @that's it and we don't have -- @the only cloud i have to show is @a little bit of shower moisture. @gasparilla distance placeics. @some of the events are currently @under way if you are up and @getting ready to head door @bayshore, and cheer on friends @and family you may need a light @jacket. @if you were headed out there @later you won't need a jacket. @you will need to lose it.
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@light east winds and what has @done for voters over the bay. @and nice and smooth, nice and @picturesque. @i am sure you see the pictures @and in st. pete this morning, @dazzling sun at 61 degrees with @an east wind at 7 miles per hour @an east wind at 7 miles per @hour. @temperatures are running north @of the bay. @61 in st. petersburg. @. @54 in wauchula and frostproof. @and interior portions. @3 degrees warmer than this time @yesterday in tampa and st. pete @and you are probably not @noticing a big difference. @woman court fobl for theable. @at the surface our dew points @are low. @upstairs aloft, dry air in the @middle of the atmosphere and @that's why even if we do see @some clouds today which is some @inland, we will not see a drop @of rain. @one of the reasons we have been @so warm is what is happening @with the jet stream. @a little ridge in play. @and that is separating the nice
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@north of the region. @and even in the midwest, a @southerly flow around this high. @sustained dry, but this ridge @slowly breaks down. @so by monday, you will notice a @the week. @a front will have moved through @and this will move through @probably wednesday night into @thursday. @so behind it, no more 70s. @mid-60s thursday and friday and @rain chances. @disturbance. @wednesday late in the day bring @in another one. @a whole lot of 70s the next @couple of days. @that surge of mild air. @62 in new orleans this morning. @62 in nashville. @and even places like chicago, @low 40s. @that is unreal for late february @to start out the day. @68 in miami with that east @68 in miami with that @east-southeast flow. @high pressure slips to the east @the next couple of days. @opens the door for those clouds @and eventually some rain tuesday @and eventually some rain @tuesday. @mild near the coastline of new @england but snowing across the @interior from that area low @pressure. @quiet. @high pressure in control across
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@couple of disturbances. @a mixed bag in seattle. @futurecast show a few clouds @today. @very pleasant. @they melt away tonight. @check out the sunset. @should be a beauty about 6:30 @this evening. @tomorrow morning, come. @into the afternoon more clouds. @and there is the high pressure @breaking down. @so this little disturbance right @here will give us a 30% chance @of showers on tuesday. @and that kwai jet comfortable @early in the week as well. @comfortable for today for sure. @a lot of sunshine, 75. @57 overnight. @near about 50. @the further north you live. @doll seasonably cool. @on sunday, near perfection. @75 degrees under mostly sunny @skies. @if you are boating, here are the @winds, 5 to 10 knots out of the @east. @seas 2 feet or less. @low tide. @high tide at 2:7 off st. pete @pier. @two rain chances this week but a @lull in the rain early on @wednesday and then the winds @pick up and they veer northwest. @by thursday morning, we are in
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@just @ @ fox 13 "good day" local for @you all morning long. @ look at this video. @a full emergency response at @airport. @an exercise took place earlier @this week to give first @responders important practice of @what to do if a commercial air @what to do if a commercial @airplane crashes at the airport. @fox 13's photojournalist lucas @baugh was right in the middle of @it and shows us more. @[radio transmission] @>> every three years we have to @do a full-scale intersthiz is @simulating an aircraft incident @on the airport. @>> body @>> bodies everywhere, we are @approaching the aircraft.
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@of victims. @a mass casualty. @>> my leg. @>> which leg is it, sir? @>> both. @>> both legs, okay @>> the victims they will have, @they look like they have the @real injuries that they are @simulating to have, and we are @going to treat them and @transport them just like we will @in real life. @>> you are going to follow. @we are going to keep them out of @the scene. @y'all need this. @>> once the incident kicks off @and they -- they call in the -- @the exercise and the simulation @real world. @>> are they breathing? @>> the biggest things that @always comes out of these -- out @of these exercises communication @because always a breakdown @somewhere, about @somewhere, and you know dro this @every three years to look to @improve and do it bet they are @time. @>> identify the active fire @locations have been neutral iced @locations have been neutral @iced. @>> as realistic at they can get. @>> anjuli: the airport @currently has no airline @service, but they hope to bring
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@future. @to alcides with what is coming @up at 8:00. @ thank you. @a lot more to come in the 8:00 @hour. @an interesting conversation @about the water contamination @crisis in flint. @a new report indicates that the @water is more toxic. @we will talk to all children's @hospital of the issue of lead @poisons and keeping our children @safe. @ a very cool event is going @on in the bay area this week. @the suncoast invitational brings @the bay area. @we are talking live with one of @them coming up. @we will be right back two @minutes and 39 seconds.
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@ @ from tampa bay's number one @news station, this is "good day @tampa bay." @>> alcides: all eyes on south @carolina. @republican voters head to the @polls this morning. @how it can make or break some @candidates. @ the battle over recess in @pinellas county come to an @abrupt end. @why the bill to give students @more recess time will not be @voted on. @ good saturday morning, i am @alcides segu i. @>> anjuli: and i am anjuli


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