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welcome to 10 news good morning and welcome to 10 news this morning. i'm allison kropff. and i'm ian reitz. breaking news out of germany this morning. at least four people are dead and about 150 are hurt after a head on collision in baveria...southeast of munich. police officers say the crash was between two
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on scene helping many who are stuck in the wreckage. we will continue to follow this story as it develops throughout the morning and on w-t- s-p dot com. right now-- people in new hampshire are casting their ballots in the nation's first primary. they're now 5 hours into voting and we're starting to see results trickle in. 10news reporter sarah hollenbeck is live at the pinellas county election office. sarah, the new hampshire primary coincides with a big milestone in florida too. yes, this morning this office here in st petersburg will send out 200- thousand ballots for the florida primary. but for now it's new hampshire in the spotlight and we're glimpse of results there. in the tiny towns of
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location, victory has been handed to john kasich and bernie sanders. but gop frontrunner donald trump is still betting on a big win here. at a rally in manchester last night - trump repeated his 'get out the vote' message... meanwhile-- on the democratic side - hillary clinton is bracing for a fight to the finish against bernie sanders. so far an overwhelming number of female voters are leaning sanders. coming up at 5-30-- jeb bush may be getting a second wind ahead of the primary. i'll explain what that's all about. live in st pete, sarah hollenbeck, 10news wtsp it might be a slower day at the polls. right now winter weather is barreling down on parts of
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midwest. take a look. kids in boston enjoyed getting a snow day on monday, but travel was a mess through the downtown area and in and out of logan international airport. the city says not enough snow has fallen for people to use space savers for parking. students have been out since last thursday, but are expected to head back to class today. the royal caribbean cruise ship that was damaged after sailing through a storm in the atlantic ocean is expected back in its home port in new jersey tomrrow. u-s senator bill nelson is asking for an investigation into why the ship sailed through rough waters in the first place. the cruise ship was supposed to stop at port canaveral before heading to the bahamas.. but royal caribbean says they had to turn around. listen to what passengers have to say about how
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the cruise line says guests will receive full refunds and certificates toward a future cruise. the zika virus is making headlines once again...this time in pinellas county. 10news reporter emerald morrow is live at the mosquito control center in clearwater. emerald, this continues to be a big concern for health officials in our area. yeah, and this afternoon, mosquito control workers will be here with health officials talking about how their plan to protect you from the virus that just keeps spreading. take a look at this map...this shows all the places where zika infections have popped up this is the map from january. just one month ago, there were no cases at all in the us and here's a map from can see how much and how fast the virus has spread. we've already had more than a dozen cases reported right here in florida...including three in hillsborough county which is why pinellas county wants to be aggressive and do what it can to stop the virus from spreading so far, all of the cases have been from people
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country...but spreading so far, all of the cases have been from people who contracted zika while out of the country...but officials still want to make sure they're taking action here. the problem is so big, even the white house is taking notice. coming up at 5:30, i'll tell you what the obama administration plans to ask congress for to help fight this terrifying virus. in clearwater, em, 10news, wtsp. f-dot will begin working tonight on permanent repairs after a backhoe being towed on a truck bed struck an overpass on i-75. it happened at overpass road in pasco county. f-dot says the repairs may take several nights. a preliminary assessment found the damage was not severe. the driver of the truck was charged with having an over- height load. today we could see video of an art thief in action,
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20-thousand glass sculpture from the chihuly in st. pete. look at this: it's the "cobalt and lavender piccolo venetian with gilded part of the 6 million dollar glass the 8 inch sculpture vanished from the gallery sunday afternoon and monday cleaning crew discovered it missing. police have been pouring through video from at least 3 security cameras trying to uncover who swiped it. police say they possibilities from an inside job, to the the sculpture before swiping it. word out so the thief can't profit off the piece of art. 'morgan and morgan' is going after 'monster they claim the energy drinks are causing healthy people to have serious health issues. filed five cases. they're also investigating at
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of ingredient testing are making people sick. the law firm says the drinks have high but its also mixed blend. morgan hopes by suing the company, changes will begin. in health news this morning, eight states, including significant drop in the number of people without health insurance. in the new government report the nation's uninsured rate dropped to just nine-point-one percent in 2015. florida is the only state that saw the significant drop without accepting a medicaid expansion. health coverage is a hot topic during this election year with all g-o-p candidates saying they would repeal obamacare. the 2016 firestone grand prix of st. petersburg is nearly a month away. today crews will begin to turn downtown into a race track! mayor rick kriseman, juan pablo
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winner of the race, and others will hold a ceremony to mark the first block to go down along bay shore drive. for the next couple of weeks, crews will work to construct the nearly 2 mile, 14 turn waterfront street course. the grand prix begins march 11. a community in alabama is fed up with the big problem they have. what's being done to fix a sinkhole that's been spreading since christmas! but first, we're staying on top of breaking news this morning out of germany where at least four people are dead and dozens of people are hurt in a train crash.
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top of breaking news from germany this morning.. where investigators will work to figure out how two trains collided.. killing at least eight. this is a live look. more than 150 were also hurt in this morning's crash. it happened in bavaria.. about 40 miles southeast of munich. right now.. rescue crews are trying to free passengers on board. we're putting the news back in the morning. here are some of the other stories making headlines around the nation and the world in 60 seconds. a riot in a busy district in hong kong turns violent. protesters are upset after a fight over street food sellers on chinese new year. you can see protesters throwing bricks at police. dozens have been
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hong kong's leader made a brief appearance at his office this morning to condemn the disturbance. new this morning, a petition has been approved to recall michigan governor rick snyder. the board that approved the petition denied most of the proposals related to flint's water crisis. the petition included a measure that said governor snyder had failed the people of flint, but the board was split along party lines. the board is still working on ballot language. people in an alabama neighborhood are facing a dangerous situation. look at this massive sinkhole opening up behind their homes. it's now more than 11 feet deep and has been growing since storms hit the area on christmas eve. people say a temporary fence has been put up, but not about any plan to
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weather updates on the road - with our 10 weather radio partners. in tampa bay, catch us on magic 94- point-9.... and the dove 105.5 f-m on sarasota talk radio, listen to wsrq 106.9 fm. and hear 10 weather in spanish on maxima 92-5. after winning super bowl 50, the denver broncos will continue to celebrate their big victory with all their closest fans. but first, movies play a big roll when it comes to the toys you buy for your children. live from
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1.72. hollywood is playing a starring role in the holiday toy wars. hasbro reported sales of products geared towards boys rocketed 35 percet compared to last year. that included light sabers and other toys related to the new star wars franchise.. as well as products tied to "jurassic world". sales in the girls sector didn't fare as well.. falling 17 percent. it's an exciting day in denver! the city is celebrating the broncos' big win over the carolina panthers in super bowl 50. fans greeted the team as they returned to the mile high city on monday. part of today's celebrations include a concert, parade and a rally all downtown starting at noon our time. after today, you could enjoy catching some sun by the gulf with your furry best friend by your side. the popular bay area beach where dogs may be allowed to go to. but first, the man who deputies say
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