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of all ? ? with the holiday greetings ? >> ellen: anyway. . headlines at 4:00. missing money. we find out why a bay area little league is out 00 we're going to show you how long this rower -- lower humidity will stick around. >> number three, a hotel stand- off. a man, who police tell us, wanted a shoot-out is now in custody. and are your low beams actually making the grade? you may be surprised. we'll talk about that. good afternoon, everybody. i'm josh benson. >> and this is first at 4:00. thank you for joining us. let's begin with a quick look at the weather with storm team 8 meteorologist julie phillips.
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we're looking at another dry afternoon. here is the look from max defender 8. you can see nice and clear conditions coming in for this afternoon and expecting it to remain dry for the rest of the evening. also occurring at the lake club, 80 degrees with our winds coming in fairly light out of the east at about five miles per hour. 80 degrees from newport ritchie as well you. can see a nice breeze there with a flag flapping in the wind. east winds coming in t eight location and we are going to be looking at mostly dry conditions over the next several days. temperatures, low 80s to upper 70s at this point. another very comfortable afternoon. sitting at 82 in apollo beach. 80. and 81 in brooksville. temperatures currently really exactly where they should be for this time of the year, sitting in the low 80s. so heading through the rest of tonight, we'll see the northeast winds continuing.
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and we are not seeing any showers developing. the air is too dry. we'll be lucky if we see a few clouds around. overnight, temperatures will not be quite as cool as they have been the last couple of days. so we'll fall back into the mid to upper 60s. it is not going to be this crisp of a feel. lit with near 65 in newport ritchie. we should be around 63 tomorrow morning and 65 in sarasota forecast coming up. >> thank you. right now a little league in st. petersburg is struggling to pay its bills. >> the company that handles registration and fees didn't pay the league $35,000. we went to find out why. >> reporter: northeast little league started the season without any money, with only three weeks left in the season, the league president david van says he is still getting the run around. >> the dog died. sorry, i have been out of town.
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why they can't give toc money. roars the league coach and manager says the league's financial slump has put a strain on a lot of people. >> you're asking parents to pay twice that couldn't afford the first time. our vendors are not paid. we ordered shirts that we didn't have the money for. >> reporter: and now that it is getting dark earlier in the evening, that means even more problems. >> you have to be shut down a little earlier. some nights we won't play because we can't afford the run the lights. >> reporter: i aske never see this $35,000, and me told me regardless what happens with the money, he says he is still going to make it possible for these children to play ball. reporting live, jana jones, news channel 8. right now a man trying to provoke a shoot-out with police in newport ritchie is in custody. we're told michael put numb wanted this to be his last day on earth, at least that's what he told officers. eagle 8 hd flew over the
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out. the deputies working with officers evacuated that motel on u.s. 19 north. 8 on your side is following a controversial case asking did cabbies get special treatment from the commission? today during an emergency meeting, he fought for his job, got grilled in the hot seat and survived a nasty coop by his colleagues, but he wasn't off the hot seat yet. we chas demanding answers. >> are you guilty of favoritism? >> yes, i am. i am absolutely guilty for favoritism for people that are legal. >> reporter: he believes the ride sharing companies like uber and lyft are operating illegally in hillsboro county. we'll have more on this discussion with him at 6:00. troopers are investigating the school bus crash in manatee county. and eagle hd flew over the scene. it appears a car slammed head on with that bus.
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time of the crash. we're told only one person was hurt. now in your vote 2016, did you know more than 1.6 million floridians have already voted in this year's crucial election? this is only the second day of early voting. nearly 300,000 voters cast their ballots at voter sites yesterday. another 1.3 million voters sent in their ballots by mail so far the republicans have a slight edge in terms of about voter fraud because some of them did not receive their mail-in ballots. this happened to one woman in st. petersburg and she never got her first ballot in the mail, so she called to get a replacement. she concerned someone could use her missing ballot to vote, but the supervisor of election officials tell us each ballot has a bar code and when that ballot is returned, it lets them know that person has voted. should a second ballot come in,
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>> that's why we stress that it is important for voters to stay consistent with their signature. have a nice legal signature on all of your official election documents, including your voter registration application, and your mail ballot return envelope because that's what we're comparing. >> reporter: the election officials also tell 8 on your side you can also bring your hail inform -- mail-in ballot if you have any concerns. right now each of florida's statewide constitutional officers are elected republicans and not all of them are being vocal about it. and we have the details. >> reporter: governor rick scott was the first of the four statewide elected officials to endorse donald trump. he is not, however, going to the trump rally tonight. >> he was followed by jeff atwater and put numb. all supported jeb bush and only adopted trump after the primary. >> do you have any second
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trump. i still support him. look, the revelations are disturbing, disgusting, but let's put it into perspective. the revelations about hillary clinton lying about her e- mails, about getting rich off of phony foundation based on selling access, that's disgusting. >> rick scott and adam put numb are both expected to seek another office, but the future is a little more murky when it comes to pam bondy and jeff atwater. reporting from the capitol. and we are on your side with everything you need to know about voting. we have our complete election guide which includes early voting locations on or -- on ours, wfla.com. still ahead -- ignoring a recall. find out why honda is begging the car owners to bring their vehicles in for free repairs. and then yes. look at that guy that is shaq. find out which doughnut chain just hired him as a global ambassador that is next on
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y25ehy y16fy owners of more than 300,000 vehicles have yet to get their replacement air bags. only about 13,000 have been repaired so far pointing to major holes in the u.s. safety recall system. new industry reveal some important news for millions of drivers. most pick-up trucks fared poorly in new headlight tests from the insurance institute for highway safety. along the 11 small and large pick-up trucks e have waited, only one large, the ridgeline, earned a good rating, and that is only on vehicles with the most expensive trim levels. it will include headlight ratings as part of its cry tear yarr-i can't for its top safety
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basketball hall of famer shaquille o'neal is the new global spokesperson for krispy kreme doughnuts. he even bought a store in atlanta. to celebrate, the company is asking fan whose tag they holiday posts with hash tag shaq-or-treat. they will be able to win shaq's autograph or krispy kreme prizes. goos l is expanding its delivery to several more states, including florida. it allows people to buy online or through an app and items delivered that same day, overnight or within two days for free, depending on where you live and what time you order. google express now reaches more than 90% of the u.s. population. the next time you need to make a beer run, here is something to think about. this is an 18-wheeler loaded with beer that just completed the first commercial shipment by a self driving vehicle that's right.
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up hauled 2,000 cases of beer 120 miles in an autonomous drive truck safely. and taking a look outside on max defender 8, you can see as the sweep goes around we're looking at another dry afternoon. just that time of year for us as we head into november that is actually the driest month of the year. so n lot of showers and storms. so currently nice and dry. here is the view from freedom plaza and sun city center. 80 degrees. the winds are fairly light coming in out of the north at five miles per hour. another view from venice, 80 degrees. the wind is a little breezier. out of the east at 10 to 15 miles per hour. i wanted to show you live video from eagle 8 hd. this is some video taken from pasco county looking out into the gulf of mexico. great afternoon to be out on
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pleasant temperatures close to average. lots of sunshine. the water not bad at all. so looking good there. hopefully you have had a chance to enjoy this tuesday. danny schiffer sent us in this photo taken from the temple terrace area of the sunrise. we have been seeing nice sun rises if you have been up early enough to catch them. you should have another nice sunset tonight. at 9:00 p.m., partly cloudy skies. the temperature also be in the low 70s. when you wake up sunshine to start the day and it will continue to feel a little warmer so definitely not as cool as we saw this past weekend. we're back up into the mid 60 which is is just about average for this time of year. by the afternoon howevers we'll top out in the mid 80s and bring in a slim shower chance so the humidity is creeping back up a bit. we're still going to hoover between the pleasant and not too bad range. and the dew point is in the low to mid 60s. it should feel pretty comfortable for us still in the
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been. so for the rest of this evening, we'll keep few clouds around. it is going to stay warm as we head into the overnight hours, we'll see skies clear and it will be a dry start tomorrow morning. with this weak boundary around, we'll leave the small 10% chance of a stray shower in our inland spots for wednesday afternoon. but the majority of us again tomorrow going to be staying dry. it is just going to be a little warmer outside for us. back up into the mid 80s. thursday morning, a nice, warm start to the that will continue all week long. by the afternoon and evening, we'll see a mix of sun and clouds, but no rain is expected. we should stay dry. taking a look at your pollen forecast, that's going to continue to stay in the moderate range. wednesday, thursday, friday. elm, rag weed and grasses being the main culprit so this time of year pollen can definitely start to act back up. of course, we can't forget it is still hurricane season. it runs until november 30.
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days. so for us, let's take a look at the eight-day for you. small, 10% rain chance tomorrow. taking the rain chances out of the forecast through this weekend and halloween this year looks nice with a high of 85. >> thank you. and now 8 is on your side with a story of a non-profit using the healing power of horses to help people dealing with everything from ptsd to cancer. news channel 8's mary mcgwire shows us how shadow serenity began with only hurting. they know when you're sick. >> reporter: the mission began by accident when a beautiful gray quarter horse named shadow came into her life. she offered to board the horse for her best friend debbie newman as she underwent chemotherapy in 2013. >> she had ovarian cancer and he would wrap himself around her and put his nuzzle here. he knew. >> reporter: she lost her
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lives on. the non-profit offers horsemanship to those dealing with loss and tram l. trauma. >> aim dealing with the loss of my best friend. so -- and the horses know. they know. and they help me every day. >> you look good today. >> reporter: it happened darlene as well, who found noah in one of her darkest hours, after her grandson suffered a brain injury. >> i was able to talk talk to anyone else. i was able to really just let my feelings out. >> reporter: horses can't talk back and they aren't able to judge. perhaps that's why they're such incredible healers, providing comfort and serenity in these stables. i'm mary mcgwire, news channel 8. and shadow serenity accepts donations, so if you would like to check them out, all they ask
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the one we're about to show you is illegal in tennessee. it is justin timber lake and while the pop star lives in california, he flew home to memphis to take advantage of early voting there. he posted a selfie about to cast his ballot, but that appears to be a no, no. lastier tennessee's governor signed a bill prohibiting taking photos or videos inside the polling station. no word yet on what will happen to timber lake. and kim kardashian west is gossip site after it admitted to reports that -- admitted that its reports that she staged a robbery in paris were totally false. the reality star sued the need i can't take-out and its founder. three of the web site stories claim that french authorities suspected kardashian west of faking that paris robbery. they also accused her of insurance fraud. the gossip site published a retraction yesterday.
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has people talking. >> we have the details in your hollywood minute. >> reporter: a rare honor for sting, the singer, songwriter, actor, arrest nor and about visit is set to receive the ward of merit at the music awards next month. the honor goes to artist whose have made truly exceptional contributions to the music industry and it hasn't been handed out in eight years. sting will also perform a medley of songs at the november 20th award for "guardians of the galaxy 2" hooked plenty of people. the clip sparked nearly 108, 000 new conversations on social media when it debuted last week. close behind was the first trailer for "logan," willed as the final wolverine movie, it helped generate 8 3,000 social media conversations. and "sausage party" was
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according the hollywood reporter, sone yi plans to give the raunchy comedy an all-out award push, which youing academy award campaign for best feature. it would be the first r. rated movie to receive such a nod, something the car and -- star seth rogan would relish. coming up at 4:30, we're going to show you how hackers are using a new tool capable of overturning the world series that is coming up in first at 4:00 sports. remember, you can get developments on all of today's biggist stories on tampa bay's most convenient prime time newscast every night on great
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it is going to be a good one. i have to be honest with you, next door the cleveland cavaliers play. if you have ever been there, it is a gorgeous. it is opening night with the cavs. they're going to celebrate their title and have the world series. >> a big night there. >> it feels different, this world series. >> this has history behind it. >> i think people who normally may not have an interest in baseball will tune in just to see the speck call that is going -- spectacle that is going to take place. downto a ban leer be raised on opening night for the cavaliers and the world series match-up that has captivated historians, curious sports fans and two starving fan bases finally gets underway. the cubs and indians play game one at 8:00. the indians won 53 home games during the regular season. the second most in baseball behind the cubs. now, because of the designated hitter, the cubs have the
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the lineup and he was just cleared to play last week. they have veteran world series titcher -- pitcher jon lester on the mound. >> joe talks about staying in the moment that is his big thing, always stay in the moment, stay reel rant to what we're doing now. i think this group has done a really good job at that. we feed each off of each other. >> and it is the world series and two teams are left and also at the same time you're so wrapped up in the moment that yi for me at least it has been all about getting prepared and being ready when it is time to throw that first pitch. the lightning's six-game road trip fins tonight into toronto. the leafs' mans -- fans may be sore they didn't land their hometown star stephen stamkos. and bolts center, the team leader in goals with four so
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and i think it is one of the things where things are going well for me right now. i just want to keep the momentum going and hope it will help us out tonight. >> and i mentioned bitter leafs fans. it is not that big of a deal. stamkos saying he didn't hear any anything r. negative comments on sunday or monday in toronto, so good for them. the leafs have this amazing rookie. five goals to start the season. four of them, of course, came on opening night. >> that is insane. >> he is something to e him play tonight. >> and the world series do you have a pick there? >> it is coming. >> and i'm going to go against america it seems. i think the indians waited a long time. >> i am going with you on cleveland. >> especially at home. the cubs have to split one of these two games to have a win. >> i'm going to go for the cubs just because i feel badly they haven't won it since 1908. >> i'm waying my favorite baseball movies and we're both midge league guys.
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>> awesome. stay close.
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now four headlines at 4:30. number one, a federal judge signs off on a $15 billion volkswagen emissions settlement that hundred will settle most of the claims against the carmaker stemming from emissions cheating software installed on the vehicles. starting today about 4 75,000 v. w. and audi owners with two engines can seek buy backs from volkswagen along with $5,000 to $10,000. the auto make ser also covering legal fees and cost. two, video of a series of random mob attacks object on the campus -- on the campus of temple university. a group of as many as 100 teens walking around the north philadelphia campus attacking students and robbing them two police officers were assaulted and a police horse was punched
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taken into custody. three, caught on camera. a building explodes in a billow of smoke. we're now just seeing the video of monday's fire at a thrift shop in arlington, washington. you can see from this video the heat from the fire caused a large blast sending smoke high into the air. no one was injured, but the cause of this fire is still under investigation. and four, the ex-wife of subway pitch man is suing the she claims they knew about fogle's interest in sex with children and failed to act. she is suing for damages and answers. now in your vote 2016, we are just two weeks away from election day and donald trump is chris cogging florida. that's right. for a preview of his stop today let's send it over to our bureau correspondent. >> reporter: it is a long line of cars and traffic -- and traffic is backed up as donald trump makes a campaign stop in tallahassee trying to secure as
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country's most crucial swing state. the the democrat strategists are scratching their heads. >> it hasn't voted far republican since 1988. i really don't understand why he is and really i don't understand most of what he has done in his campaign. >> reporter: the event will have full coverage later on tonight. meanwhile, the democrat hillary clinton is hitting the ground running on her second full day of early clinton is in coconut creek and hoping to win the state's crucial 29 electoral college votes and secure a win november 8. the transportation security administration of tampa international airport has a strong message for travelers. leave your guns at home. today the tsa tells us they have confiscated 64 guns at tampa international a i lone this year, four guns in one day that is more than all of last year combined.
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just within the last 45 days. they call them deadly dangers and currently they lead the state in confiscating these type of items. new rules for mosaic after a sink hole opened up. and mosaic will be required to fill in that sink hole. the company will also have to recover all of the pollution that drained into the 5:00 fer. if the contamined off site, mosaic is responsible for the mess. if not, they will be fined $10 ,000 per day. now an 8 on your side consumer alert a make hack cripples the web sites. it is striking with a new weapon that could reach the devices that we use in our every day lives. >> we're talking about baby monitors and home internet routers. and we get exclusive access into a company that was hacked to find out how you can protect
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hackers launching a sophisticated attack that slowed the internet oh to a crawl. it was aimed at a new hampshire company that routes internet traffic for big companies like netflix and amazon. so what was it like when the attack came down? >> it was wild. it was the whole entire company stopping everything they were doing. >> reporter: the attack used new mall ware. a kind of software to disable computer systems. in a new twist, it took co devices connected to the internet like home routers, baby monitors without the owner's engine. >> and it was part of an attack, which basically goes into the folks' homes and takes over internet things, devices, and literally turns them into attack vectors. >> reporter: the smart devices work to overwhelm the system with junk traffic for distributed denial of service.
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unprecedented. >> the result, customers throughout the u.s. were unable to access the popular clients like spotify, twitter, and etc.ky among others. an intelligence official tees us that the attack is likely not state sponsored. this home is filled with devices connected to the so- called internet of things. >> we have security cameras. you have lights that you control, music systems. >> reporter: the devices life controlling their internet connection, thermostat and convenient the garage door. >> the contradiction because you're doing something to keep yourself safe and you're opening yourself up to who knows what. it is disconcerning. it is frightening, especially with the kids. >> reporter: attacks on smart home devices are expected to attack more and more consumers. currently there are the devices in use and by 2020 that number
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billion. as companies like this work to fend off future cyber attacks, they advise consumers to think carefully. >> think of a domain name or a web site as the same of a store front and think about all of the things that go into that store. it is the electricity. it is the plumbing, it is the flooring. if you think about anytime a real physical way, behind every web site on the internet, it is the same thing. >> that was security experts have three main recommendations to keep yourself safe. first, get to know your reduces, how they work and whether they're internet enabled. follow security recommendations like changed the defought password. that is a big one. and update software and use an internet hub at home for an extra play layer of security. and right now the fbi has five people in custody accused of stealing million 23,000 apple iphones from the miami
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miami-dade county. the stolen iphones are worth about $7 million. the men are now in federal custody. and no one is hurt after a people mover vehicle crashes into a ditch at washington- dulles international airport a few hours ago the passengers had to be checked for injuries, but luckily no one appeared to be hurt. the accident did not affect normal operations at the airport. these mobile lounges are used to transport airport passengers from some parts of the and crazy video from switzerland show as man in a foot chase with his own car. he is going after it right there. the men had parked along the side of a highway to talk to a truck driver when the car had a mind of its en. he clearly didn't put on the parking brake. the man did eventually catch up to it but not before it hit a guardrail and a traffic sign. the police are now trying to track down that man to answerer for some of the damage.
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weather and traffic today ton eights. hello, there, i want to remind you about some road work in the bay area. we're go dog start off in town and country. overnight, folks, you're going to see a lot of construction and they're doing road improvements and that is north of hillsboro so you see some intermittent closures there, if not full closures between 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. through november 11. myrtle avenue and north boulevard through mid november, construction continues and now heading down here to the skyway bridge, just remember you see a lane choiced sometimes north and southbound overnight, but it is clearly -- usually cleared up by about 6:00 a.m. that is a look at tomorrow morning's traffic. what about the weather? >> it is still going to be comfortable. we're starting to see a gradual increase in humidity, which means we'll see just a couple of clouds, and it will be slightly warmer. we're going to start tomorrow
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tomorrow on news channel 8 today. and you can catch them every weekday morning with weather and traffic on the eights starting at 4:30 a.m. still ahead -- this is a day for celebrating nachos, hamburgers, really anything fried. we're going to tell you about a national holiday that is making your stomach rumble that's coming up. and then you'll want to stick around for these 8 on your side stories. >> and today i'm trying to he to consign it. the business sold it and three months later she still doesn't have her money. the cross bay ferry is tampa bay's latest experiment in transportation. it cost $1.4 million so far,
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this year the voters of pinellas county have an opportunity to elect a public servant who has always put the people first. charlie crist. as governor he worked with both parties to get things done and i know you can trust charlie to do the same in congress. he'll fight to protect social security and medicare. and take care of our veterans. charlie needs your vote, please stand with him. i know he'll always stand with you.
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now it is time to send it to stacey. >> and today we have a theme and i bet you can guess what it is. yes, starting with this spooky yard shot. this is a close-up of her theme for halloween. >> nice. >> the ghost pirates have taken over the ship, which mikes perfect sense here in the bay area. >> she goes all out. >> she does. >> and lisa captured a card shot of her three kiddos as they get ready to trick or treat. and linda of spring hill a black cat on halloween? that is just perfect. >> it looks like a little bear. >> and finally look at this little pumpkin. do you recognize that. >> who is that? >> i might have swiped her off of your facebook page that is bella benson. and she loved her first pumpkin patch. >> we had a great time too. the weather was perfect and there is so much hay in her little dress now. it is so hard to get out. >> won't come out. >> we had a good time.
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>> we love bella. >> she is growing like a weed, though, as you can see. >> she looks like daddy, too. sorry. >> little bit. little bit. you can tweet us your pictures with the hash tag send it to stacey and you can share pictures with me on my facebook page at wfla. and we've got max defenner sweep showing us clear conditions. what week it has been so far. and it is going to continue the stay nice no rain or showers and storms expected through the rest of the evening hours. and currently in brandon, 9 degrees. the winds coming in out of the east-southeast at about 10 miles per hour no rain at this location. and we're just not expecting to see the showers today. the air is just still too dry for us. out at the 83 degrees this afternoon.
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in out of the south at five miles per hour. so leading our headlines is this dry spell, although not too surprising for us this time of year. the rain chance also be staying at 10% or less all the way lue the rest of this week and into this weekend. now, the humidity, that does start to return a bit. you probably noticed this morning wasn't quite as cool as the last couple of mornings and that will be a trend. the humidity will not be as bad, it is just not going to it was early they are week. the red tide, we have some improvements and now it looks like it is just limited to sarasota counties. we'd like to get rid of it, but some beaches are still dealing with red tide. the forecast temperatures, we're waking up tomorrow morning. we're in the mid 60s to begin with. and then by the afternoon hours we top out in the mid 80s and we'll keep just a small, 10% chance of rain in the forecast. right now it is absolutely
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low 80s. very comfortable. it is 85 in bradenton. one of the warmer spots on the map. 81 in plant city. coming in at 83 and 79 currently in clearwater so temperatures are warm. the dew points, they're not bad. upper 50s. low 60s. still very manageable for us this time of year and what a nice photo. paul took this from eagle 8 hd. high, thin clouds near gorgeous day to be out near the water. for the rest of this evening, it is going to stay quiet. it will remain warmer through the overnight hours as well. we're already into the mid 60s. this weak boundary, it is not going to bring us cooler air, but it could potentially spark light showers in our inland spot. mainly well east of i-75 for tomorrow afternoon. thursday morning, another fairly warm start to the day.
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that is above average and topping out in the mid 80s. not rain expected on thursday. more of the same. more sunshine. for the rest of this evening, it is going to remain comfortable for us. when you wake up tomorrow morning, it won't be as cool. we'll top out near 85 tomorrow and it should be a great day to get outside and enjoy it. as we head into wednesday, that small 10% rain chance and they dupe back through the end of this week. haee very nicely as the kids get together this in their last- minute cans costumes. weather will not be an issue. the temperatures staying in the mid 80s there. >> kind of a bummer it is on a monday this year. >> i know. almost the weekend. make monday a little better. >> my daughter is like do i still have to go to school on tuesday? >> you do. >> nice try, trough. >> a for effort. >> yes. >> today, here is a free pass. you ditch your diet and the
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day. french fries, nachos, burgers, throw in a doughnut. why not. treat yourself. it is all okay. just for today, you have an excuse. i'm not going to do it. >> i can't. >> it looks dangerous. we'll be back with more first
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welcome back. now, let's talk about your arms. we want to get to the zinni on the loose skin under your arms. 8 on your side has some answers for you today. we know what you're talking about. the co-owner of pure ba a baby corks we appreciate your being here. >> thank you. >> we probably won't see you for a while after this. >> about six weeks. >> congratulations. >> let's talk about fitness, especially the arms. plain they go to the beach and they're always worrying about tightening up their stomach, but the flabby arms, that can be a problem for some people. how do you start with the focus on the arms to get them in shape? >> spot treatment, target area, it is not necessarily going to decrees the fat.
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the rotating tricep extensions, you can do tricep push-ups. there are a lot of exercises to target the back of your arms, but also you want to focus on your shoulders, your biceps. your back of the arms, to get rid of the arm jiggle, that is important. >> it is frustrating if you have it and then you see somebody with great arms, it really make as difference. yeah. >> a lot of people are so worried about the rest of their their arms. >> exactly. just targeting that significant area you will not decrees the fat. and six to eight hours of sleep so your muscles repair and rebuild that is important, too. >> so with guys and gals, it is a big difference. they'll want to get jacked arms and they really want to work at it. i hear women complain they don't want their arms to be too big. so you can control the reps and
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>> yes. men tend to graveuate to heavier weight. focusing your body weight, really squeezing and resisting and toning those arms. you want to work them to fatigue, so literally when they're starting to shake. a great exercise is hinging at the waist and really isolating those muscles and working that small range of motion. >> so you can do a lot of that stuff at home. >> if you would like to focus going to the work-out class, but you can do it in >> and even if you are pregnant. >> yes. i have been doing it the entire pregnancy because i want to bounce back quickly. >> that is another problem, too. when you have your baby and moms are trying to get back into shape, prebaby, it is always good to continue that working out. >> absolutely. it will help you bounce back that much quicker. >> any final tips for people who want to work on the arm ? >> the holidays are coming up. especially for the females wearing the dresses. just really focusing on getting
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bicep exercises and you can do them at home. focus on -- say you have 15 minutes in the morning before getting ready, whether it is getting the kids to school, getting ready for work. if you do the tricep extensions, hold a weight behind your head and bring your arm straight up. >> good tips. >> congratulations again. >> we'll send it back to you. >> thank you. the heart walk is only a couple of weeks away now. today a new report reveals which u.s. cities rank highest and lowest when it heart attack rates. the polls surveyed the incidence of heart attacks in 190 cities across the country. daytona beach is actually in the top five with more than 7.5% of its residents reporting at least one heart attack. in the top five when it comes to the lowest heart attack rates is tallahassee. it has fewer than 2% of residents with a history of heart attack. and that is a get reminder that the heart walk is right around the corner. and news channel 8 needs your
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and kia is generously matching the first $50,000 that we raise and we're only about $10,000 shy of that. if you would, please donate. go to wfla.com/heart walk. the walk is november 12 at raymond james stadium. hope you'll be there with us. coming up, a guy jumps off one of the highest peaks in the world. pretty scary stuff. we're going to tell you how long it took him to get down when first this widow thought when auto consignment shop sold her rv she was done with it. three months after the sale, the company has not paid you have the loan. she decided she better call. >> they're trying to make me feel sorry for them. >> next. >> closed captioning sponsored
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jump off of a perfectly good mountain. >> perfectly good. >> this is not just any mountain. it is the sixth highest peak in the world. the 51-year-old russian based jumper did a lot of research before he pitched himself off that ledge at 250263 feet. he spiraled to the ground for 90 seconds before opening his parachute. it is is a world record for base jumping. then there is this. justin bieber just dropping the mic and storming off stage. people were talking in between sets. he was tired of it. he said i will sing, i'm just not going to talk to you. this was in manchester. newschannel8 at 5:00 starts right now. >> right now, on newschannel8 at 5:00. >> little league ripoff. tens of thousands of dollars fade by parents so why are they struggling to keep the lights on at the field?
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swing states in the spotlight with two weeks before the election. >> dozens of weapons seized from travelers. the most common excuse for bringing a gun to the airport. i'm keith cate. >> i'm jennifer leigh. thank you for joining us. $35,000 paid by parents for little league registration and fees but the northeast little league as not seen a indictment and now, they are struggling to pay the bills. newschannel8's jana jones joins us from the ballpark live. and how is this lack of impacting the league itself? >> reporter: jen, it's the kids who are really geting the short end of the stick. if you will notice the field behind me, it is not even striped. the fences need a lot of repairs. some of the lights don't even work and the worst part of all of this is that there is no money to fix it. the northeast little league started this season without any money. >> i think that this is stealing from children. and the children pay the ultimate price.

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