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thank you for joining us this saturday morning. time now is 7:00. ed is here with a look at the weather. >> the weekend finally here and as weather-wise, we're starting off on a nice note here. max defender 8 confirming we have dry skies all over tampa bay and central florida perhaps getting there's the view from downtown tampa, we're getting closer and closer to your sunrise. right now, about 1/2 hour away. a bit mild. cooler in our inland locations. we're at 63. 70 this morning in lakeland and good morning to the folks in venice. here's our forecast, it will give us this northeasterly wind. it's the same wind we've had for
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around 15 miles per hour. we'll call it breezy for the afternoon and calling for a decent warmup as well. the numbers get to 86 degrees this afternoon which is 4 degrees above normals. looking at what to expect for the rest of your saturday and preview next week coming up. thank you very much. we're following breaking news. there's a search on for a driver who hit a polk county deputy and a motorist he was helping the iv the motorist was killed. news channel 8 joining us live along state road 60 where they remain on scene. how is the deputy doing? >> he has a broken pelvis, luckily he is expected to live. right now, investigators are still doing a little bit of an investigation, they are expected to wrap up soon. i want to show you some of the video from earlier this morning.
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when deputy adam noticed a motorist on the side of stated road 60 and stopped to help he turned on his lights in the patrol car and called for help. a vehicle drove into the median striking the officer and the motorist. the motorist died at the scene they do not have any information about the car involved in the accident. they ar come forward, but right now they're begging for your help. >> they should look for a vehicle with front end damage and look for someone they know that can't explain how the damage got there, acting suspicious, someone who brings a car in for work and can't explain how the damage got there. if anybody has someone they're related to who was out this time of the night, they need to talk
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we need witnesses someone thought they saw something, we need them to call the sheriff's office. >> reporter: again, if you know anything about this, please call the sheriff's office. if you're getting ready to make your morning commute, this road is going to re-open here in just a few minutes, if you're about to head out this morning. we'll keep you updated on the condition more breaking news, tampa police investigating a fatal crash in the 1800 block of west kennedy boulevard we've looking live at the scene between rome and how ward avenue. all traffic on kennedy is shut down at this time. it could be closed for three hours and we're asking drivers to avoid the area. making some calls and bringing you updates as soon as we get them in.
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davis was arrested friday night for having sex with a 16-year-old student. the incident occurred at 7:00 a.m. thursday at an undisclosed location off of campus. davis admitted to having inappropriate sexual contact with the student and faces charges. right now, an apparent case of road rage leaves one man dead and now the search is on for the the 21-year-old's motorcycle is in pieces after he flew off of it. it began in a parking lot about a mile from the crash scene. he and another driver bumped into each other, exchanged words and ten minutes later, one of them was dead. >> i'm broken inside. but he would want me to be strong. >> family members say that zachary was sticking up for his
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incident. a crash that killed five people. police believe this snap chat recorded the speed of the driver who ran head onto family in a minivan. he and his passenger died. the woman and her children were in the minivan and died as well. a heart breaking crash in polk county, a brother sister killed yesterday morning on their way to school. they were hit as they turned onto highway 27. the men in the truck expected to survive. they do not believe that speed or distraction played a role. presidential candidates continue to fight for the 29 electorial votes. hillary clinton will attend a canvas kickoff rally today and tonight, she will join jennifer
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rally and an early vote rally. the nominee mike pence will attend rallies in clear water. the rally at the aviation center scheduled to start at 6 p.m. early voting starts today. the unofficial turnouts in hillsboro is 130,000 votes by mail and >> as we get closer to election day, you want to check out our 2016 election guide. you can find voting polls and hours of operation. a real life scare that has nothing to do with halloween. when sarasota residents came across a 6-foot-long snake, it
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front entrance and called sarasota pd. when the officers tried to round it up, it snapped and tried to get away. it was pinned down with a baton. >> it's all in a day's work. you never know what the next call may be. >> the snake is now at the sarasota county sheriff's claim the pet. be it goes hand in hand with the nfl breast cancer awareness month. organizers expect 4,000 people. at the end of the race, there is food and drink set up in victory village. before it took flight, one plane was up in flames
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fire officials believe things would have been worse if the planes would have taken off from the airport. we can see the smoke billowing up into the air. the pilot stopped the flight on the tarmac and the plane's emergency chute was deployed and passengers were able to slide to ty first it was a clunk. after that, an explosion and the plane stopped fast and we started to exit. >> 20 people suffered minor injuries and taken to air hospitals. the faa is investigating. >> the u.s. supreme court will take up the case of a virginia school board. the school wants to prevent a
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bathroom. his birth certificate says female but his mother says he's transitioned to a male. the case will likely be heard this term. meet bakersville, the first black woman elected by the church to lead one of its diocese. bakerringville is the diocese of chicago's networking. coming up, how researchers are pushing the bounds and going against conventional labor wisdom.
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healthier if they're delivered at 39 weeks verses later in pregnancy? >> reporter: if it flies in the face of conventional wisdom, that could be thinking. >> if you look at data on how babies do, they have the fewest problems when born in the 39th week. >> the principal investigator out of women and children's hospital for the study he says that babies born at 40 or more to more complications. >> serious things. the need to be admitted to an intensive care unit. >> they're still enrolling . >> we contact women for the
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18,first time mothers >> something my fiance thought about overnight and we called back and said we'd do it. >> reporter: they are randomized in two groups. >> i figured if it was going to benefit other women, myself, then it would be a good idea to be a part of the study. >> institute known as the arrive study has enrolled 2500 women nationwide and hoping to enroll a thousand more as the trial continues. now max defender 8 and your storm team forecast. >> it is a gorgeous start here to your weekend this saturday morning. looking live from lakeland automall in polk county, it's looking east.
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sunrise getting closer and closer and we're off to a nice start. always looking nice from veterans in tampa, a few high thin clouds where it's 68 degrees. waking up to clear skies, 65 degrees, just a very slight north breeze and a slightly stronger north and northeast wind from lakewood where it's sunny. the current temperature now 68 degrees. it's a very good thing this saturday morning. temperatures in the upper 60s and low 70s. that's where we're starting. it's 71 for tampa and fish hawk. northeasterly breezes, it's a very dry wind. it will stay with us throughout the day. similar to the last couple days mild starts here, mainly dry with high pressure in charge. that continues through the
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it will have a hard time doing so. may get a sprinkle down toward the highlands county or neighbor north port, but most of it will stay to the south. here's your sky cast for this afternoon, a few clouds and the steady breeze. overnight, going to call it quiet and mild. a little bit breezy for some of the us for the weekend. the highs around 86 for saturday and sunday and then it's all not too bad for the trick or treaters it will cool down nicely for the evening and a cooling trend, low 80s for saturday and sunday and we're going to bring back very, very slim rain chances by then as well. >> it looks like we'll have another cold front coming through. the timing is up in the air, at this point, it could be maybe seeing some 70s by next week. that will feel nice.
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the night was a tragic one for cubs fans they suffered a 1-0 loss. the indians lead the series 2 games to one. game four is tonight at wrigley field. they join us now with sports. >> good morning. it was championship night last night on the friday night blitz and that included the game of e last month, tropical storm hermine robbed us of a big one. >> nothing could stop another superpower collision. the terriers taking in the championship game. which team would take home the district title? anthony has the answer.
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in the championship. so can the hawks beat the terriers for the first time this season? i don't know. so to the highlights we go. >> black dumps it down to collins and collins racking up the yards for the first touchdown of the game. that's 8 push-ups for ensuing kickoff here comes my man, tight roping down the sideline, 20, 10, 15, touchdown, terriers. a couple of possessions later and they block a punt for the safety and that's ten push-ups for the hawks cheerleaders. >> and what do you know, they're back in the red zone. brian gets his 11th touchdown
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cheerleaders are getting strong banging out 18 push-ups when you gamble with the hawks. the terriers quarterback rolls right and throws a strike to cj williams but the hawks would go onto win it and give the terriers their first loss of the season teaching you to never news channel 8 sports. >> don't bet against sean callahan. if they win, they're champs. it was scoreless late in the
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hug? anyone. >> you're standing there. they won't let me hug them. trying to answer later. aj davis rumbling for a first down. on third and a mile, swallowed alive by jackson. turns out the devil you know is just as dangerous as the one you don't. forcing a kansas city playoff with lakeland and winter haven. >> how about night? taking on 22nd ranked navy. how about a career long touchdown. 85 yards
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point. a lead in the first quarter, all of you gamblers. we are saying congratulations for the team of the week and also the cocktail good football day. >> fall is still going on. have a great saturday. the violent tragedy in lake wales leaving one woman dead and a deputy seriously injured the latest breaking news on this hit-and-run crash and the update on the deputy's condition.
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the officer has a broken pelvis
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now they need your help. >> they souled look for a vehicle with front end damage, they should look for one who can't explain how the damage got there, someone who brings a car in for work and can't explain the damage. if anybody has someone they're related to who was out this time of the night, they need to talk to them and ask them what they know about it and if they were involved. we need saw something. where he need them to call the sheriff's office. >> reporter: i spoke to several deputies on the scene and they say that you are the only way that can help them solve the case they've done their investigation here and don't have much information. they're counting on the public to look for any sort of information at all. they are begging for your help and we keep you updated on the
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live in lake wales, thank you. more breaking news, tampa police investigating a fatal crash on the 1800 block of west kennedy boulevard. you're looking live at the scene now all traffic on kennedy is closed in the area. investigators say it could be closed for several hours asking drivers to avoid the area. we're making calls. other top stories, driver is waking up in jail. davis was arrested friday night for having sex with a 15-year-old student. investigators say he admitted to having inappropriate sexual activity with the student. one man is dead after an apparent case of road rage. now the search is on for the other driver. it began in a parking lot about
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bufferined into each other, exchanged words and minutes later one one was dead. let's take a quick check of what is happening weather-wise. sporting the shades. the weekend is here. a lot to good news here, we're excited about this. a million watts of power scanning the skies and panning out a glorious scene for us. that's the view at st. pete beach and palm harbor, a lot of folks will be out there on the golf course today. 70 for bartow and lakeland. the temperatures staying warm, upper 86 degrees
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conditions winds at 10-15. i'll take you through your saturday in greater detail and detail your forecast coming up. thank you so much. on the campaign trail, this october has been a string of unpleasant surprises for trump. this morning, hillary clinton is getting her turn. the fbi is looking into newly discovered e-mails connected to her private e-mail server. the latest fo trying to diffuse a bomb shell. >> the american people deserve to get the full facts immediately. >> reporter: her campaign has gone from cruise control to crisis thanks to the newly discovered e-mails from her private server. >> we don't know the facts
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information that it has >> reporter: lawmakers source says that e-mails were found on a computer belonging to former congressman anthony weiner. they're looking if he sent sexual photos to an underage girl. his wife is hillary clinton's aide. >> this is the biggest political scandal since sure that it will be properly handled from this point forward. >> it's unlikely to be settled before election day which is not good news for hillary clinton. >> clinton says she's convinced voters have already made up their minds on the issue but it's not something she wants to be talking about right now. thank you for joining us. you are a former prosecutor.
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but first, let's clear something up. is it a re-opening of the investigation? >> it is not at this point. they found the e-mails that came through. the story was unusual because the fbi director came out with to letter very unexpectedly and very vague. by the end of the day, we learn that the e-mails were found on a computer belonging weiner. so the investigation is looking into the e-mails because the e-mails have to be scrubbed through the state department to look and see whether or not the original investigation was dealing with classified information on clinton's private server. there's no evidence so far that the e-mails were on her private server they were on or connected to the computer. >> there's a policy about
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>> the department of justice started to do this before the selections in 2008. they have a 60-day policy where they don't want investigations before a major election that can give an advantage to one side or the other. lawmakers officers may never select the time of the investigation -- looking at giving an advae political party. >> why did he come out with the information at this point? >> we don't know why he felt he had an obligation. we remember back in july when we first covered the story, he was critical and personal about her use of the e-mail server and injected a lot of his personal opinions. he got personal and bringing
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release it at this point. >> both sides, the republicans and the democrats, calls for more information on this. with so little information, there's only speculation at this point. what's the chances that he will release more? >> if it's going through the normal vetting process, i doubt there's going to be more. there are going to be leaks tied out the information. i don't think you will see more from him unless he before congress. i don't think that's going to be realistic at this point. coming up, more information coming up in a moment on other news we're following this
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electorial votes hillary clinton will attend a rally in daytona beach today and join jennifer lopez tonight for a rally to get out and vote. early voting starts today pasco. as we get closer to election day, you will find early voting locations an hours of operation. click on the news tab and hit
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fire resistant. >> we set up a test in a charlotte neighborhood to show you how difficult it for drivers going through the streets. kids walking the streets on october 31st are more than twice as likely to being hit by you can see them better but not until they're in front of you. >> we give kids glow in the dark necessaries >> they're walking with the glow sticks they're not very bright. i would rather have someone walk around with a flashlight. >> you see the kids the best when they use flashlights it's a popular costume marketed as an invisible kid.
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see and also limits how well the people can see him. look what happens when we turn the light off, he disappeared. >> trim costumes and bags with reflective tape to beam in the car's headlights. getting around is only half of the danger. >> they should never go into a person's home. >> here's more advice, remember to drive below >> beautiful sunrise underway right now, we have had a beautiful photo from yesterday's sunset. avon park sending us this shot, a beautiful sunset yesterday. you should have a nice sunset today.
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of our sunrise, looking beautiful at palm harbor. it's 66 degrees this morning. brandon looking good. clear skies, beautiful coloring to the sky, losing our camera view for a second. land of lakes seeing the partly cloudy skies this morning and 66 degrees. there's our forecast, sunshine, few fair weather clouds this morning and 68. getting to 80 by noon and then your afternoon high will be 86 later on today which is this morning, our area is quiet. to the south though, we're seeing showers there over south florida and back over the florida keys. there you go. again, moisture gathering to the south but here at home, we're expecting dry air to hold strong.
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v8. veggies for all. this morning, mike is looking at the oscar hopefuls coming to theaters. >> la la land starring emma stone is topping the list. it follows the romance between a jazz musician and an aspiring actress. >> manchester by the scene tops
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him as he is entrusted to raise his nephew. billy lin's long half time walk expected to top the oscar race it looks at a soldier's experience and how it differs from the coverage america sees here at home. it's in theaters n ovember 11th. >> i now pronounce you husband and wife. >> the historical drama loving expected to heat up race. the movie about an interracial couple sentenced to prison for marrying in 1958. the movie that explores race relations in the 1950s hits theaters on christmas day. >> birth of a nation and sully starring tom hanks. one artist is shocking the
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welcome to today, it's halloween. one artist is drawing skylines all from memory. he is currently working on this
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city skyline. it's created entirely from memory after he took a helicopter ride over the city that lasted only 3 minutes his art is now selling for thousands of dollars. that's what is incredible it's so intricate. incredible. can't wait to see when it's completed. >> you're here with a look at the holiday weekend weather. >> our skyline is looking grea start to the day. here's a view from polk county. 68 degrees in lakeland and veterans, boy, that sun is shining brightly now, that's a beautiful sight. 67 degrees. your weekend is shaping up very nice, very warm and breezy. mid-80s, almost a carbon copy day at 86 degrees. and of course, all eyes on monday, halloween, just around the corner we're expecting the temperatures
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5:00 p.m. at 84. by 8:00 p.m., after sunset, things start to cool down nicely. we'll see the numbers slowly cooldown in the week ahead, low 80s by thursday and friday and may have to bring up rain chances, it's only 10-20%. it's our dry season so we don't see much in the way of solid rain. >> a lot of o people excited to get out with their costumes on. thank you for joining us this morning. we this saturday morning. our next newscast is 6:00 this
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good morning. october surprise. fallout over the fbi director decision to look into more of hillary clinton's e-mails. computer of top aide huma abedin into the investigation of anthony weiner. hillary clinton calling on the fbi to release all they know before the election. >> it is incumbent upon the fbi to tell us what they're talking about. >> donald trump seizing the moment to praise the fbi. >> give them great credit for

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