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and i'm allison kropff. we're staying on top of breaking news out of lutz. all lanes of i-275 are closed right now. 10 news reporter emerald morrow is live at the scene.. emerald, why have the lanes been shut down for so long? - when there are injuries or like in this case when there is a fatality...investigat ors have to take the time they need to take to gather all the evidence - so that's why they have been out here all night...even if some of the road closures are an inconvenience - in this case, there are lots of questions investigators need answers to - we're told this van that's being towed away made a sudden stop while going down southbound 275 - and that caused the semi that was behind it to crash into it - so investigators have to take time to figure out what made the van stop like it did - at this point we know that alcohol
wearing a seatbelt so they've ruled those things out - but they're still trying to get to the bottom of what happened here - as soon as we know, we'll give you an update - live in lutz, emerald morrow, 10 news, wtsp the winter storm that hit over the weekend is still causing travel delays all over the country. if you are heading out of t-i-a today, you can check your flight status by heading to our com slash traffic.. then click on "airport delays." today.. philadelphia, district of columbia will get a second straight snow day. government buildings in those open today. snowstorm over the weekend shut down buildings and businesses across the east coast as people continue to dig out this morning. nearly three feet of snow. candidates on
working hard to get last minute voters in iowa. with the caucus less than a week away, bernie sanders and hillary clinton took part in a town hall meeting on monday. candidates were asked questions about their campaigns. clinton defended her experience, while bernie sanders talked about his views on women's health. on the republican side, donald trump and ted cruz are nearly tied in iowa. the candidates will have a debate on thursday. right now.. seven deputy recruits and a training officer are out of a job after a test cheating scandal rocks the pinellas county sheriff's office. these are messages between training officer eric
cook. they used to work together at the pasco county sheriff's office. biddle offers to give cook info to ace the pinellas county training tests.. sends it to his wife's email and warns not to share it with others, so he doesn't get busted by internal affairs. the sheriff says cook did use it to pass, and help 6 others cheat. they were fired and biddle resigned. it's frustrating for the sheriff that people sworn to uphold the law, have violated the public's trust. it's up to the justice standards commission if they're suspended or revoked. walt disney world two former employees claim the entertainment giant purposely hired less expensive immigrant workers to replace americans. sarah hollenbeck is center sarah, 250 in orlando were recently laid off. employees who filed
in tampa say they were forced to train their replacements before being let go. disney denies the allegations, saying 95 of those workers were relocated and several others left voluntarily. but leo perrero and dena moore accuse disney and two global consulting companies-- hcl and cognizant --- knowingly brought in foreign workers to replace them, even providing those immigrants temporary visas. the employees suing say they want to show america what is happening right under our noses. disney says they follow all visa rules, and the facts in this suit are misrepresented. sarah hollenbeck, 10news wtsp this is what people saw over the weekend at port saint joe up in the panhandle. instead of shells, one couple saw what looked like thousands of starfish up and
temperature changes or recent cases of red tide could have caused the starfish to wash ashore. fwc officials plan to study the area now. check this out, we aren't the only one feeling the effects of these cold temperatures. a team with the clearwater marine aquarium found nearly 30 sea turtles who needed to be rescued from the cold. unfortunately, eight of them could not be saved. experts say since sea turtles are cold-blooded, they take in the temperature of their surroundings. a cold turtle is unable to swim or function properly. you can see the turtles at the aquarium. you've heard of the chicken crossing the road, but this is quite different. take a look at this guy! the transit commission of ecuador found him stuck on the side of a highway. he had a rough time trying to cross
cars zip by him, he holds a tight grip on that barrier. thankfully, he was taken to a veterinarian to be checked out before it was released back into the wild. fast food chains wendy's and burger king go head to head on twitter! the big beef they have with one another...coming up at 5:45. but first, if you plan on going to super bowl 50 in san francisco, you better take a lot of money. the whopping amount tickets to the big game are averaging. here's a look at what's coming up on 10 news and c-b-s tonight. starting at 8:00, n-c-i-s, followed by n-c-i-s new orleans. at 10:00, limitless. then tune in to 10 news at 11. don't forget to stay up for the late show with stephen colbert and his guests laurence
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laguardia airport . the traffic jam delayed drivers the airport, travelers trying to people hoping to catch a ride home. buses, taxis and car services were unable to reach the terminals to handle the volume of people. is proposing to expand retirement plans that could help 30 million workers have access to retirement savings. consists of proposals including offering tax credits to small businesses that automatically enroll employees in a 401-k style plan. he will outline the proposals in the 2017 budget that he will submit to congress next month. a warning if you're pregnant or looking to get pregnant. the zika virus is expected to spread worldwide. the mosquito borne virus has already infected people in 21 countries since may of last year. south american governments have asked women to avoid getting pregnant since the virus is linked to birth defects.
bowl, plan to pay up, big time. the website "seat geek" says the average resale price for the game between the carolina panthers and denver broncos is more than five thousand dollars. but for free, you can watch the 50th anniversary of the super bowl and all the commercials that go with it, right here on 10 news and c-b-s on february 7th. . a bay area family is thankgul for a group of hillsborough county sheriff's deputies the deputies pitched in their own money to buy new items for a woman and her 11 year old grandson who lost everything in an apartment fire this weekend. not only did they buy things like food and clothes, the deputies picked up a brand new bike for the boy. the deputies also
walmart and publix to help them get back on their feet. you'll likely see this on your social media feeds today. wendy's and burger kinda got into it on twitter. wendy's promoted its 4 for 4 dollar meal with a picture of a tray of food. burger king sent a tweet promoting its 5 for 4 dollar meal adding, 5 is better than 4. it includes a chocolate chip cookie. when someone asked how wendy's would respond, it tweeted "with edible food." that was retweeted more than 24,000 times with more than 31,000 likes. later on, and we don't know if this is a direct response to tweeted "never trust they don't feel like bk."