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tv   10 News This Morning at 530am  CBS  October 19, 2016 5:30am-6:00am EDT

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good morning, it's i'm allison kropff. and i'm ian reitz. we all know driving around in hillsborough county can sometimes be a big mess. well, this morning, the county could get 600 million dollars to help fix its ongoing transportation problems. 10news reporter
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tampa. emerald, 600 million is a huge chunk of money, but commissioners say that still won't be enough. - if the county really wants to solve its transportation problems, commissioners say they really need 13 billion dollars. - that's a long way from the 600 million they could be getting today...but commissioners say they've got to start somewhere if we want to see our roads get better. - so, this morning, the commissioners will vote to get that money to pay for projects in several key areas including: maintenance, safety and congestion relief. - so if the proposal passes, we'll start seeing work done to widen roads, improve some of the bad intersections in the county, and to put in better sidewalks around your kids' schools - this 600 million dollars will be spent over the next 10 years, and commissioners hope to secure funding
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share payments. - but there's some criticism of this plan...including lack of transparency, the cost versus benefit for taxpayers and the lack of money for public transportation. - commissioners say they've been upfront about the plan...and as far as mass transit...they say there would have been money for that if the go hillsborough plan had passed earlier this year. transportation in tampa bay is a pretty complicated issue, and coming up at 6:30, i'm looking into why even with this 600 million, the problems in the area could get even worse in the years to come. back to you. a cnn/ orc poll out shows close contests between hillary clinton and donald trump in the crucial state of nevada...as well as north carolina and ohio. the republican nominee goes into tonight's showdown as the underdog...having lost support among women voters amid multiple allegations of sexual assault and harassment. clintons campaign says she's ready to tackle questions surrounding the endless stream of hacked dnc emails... the latest batch published by wikileaks showed aides mocking former rival bernie
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you can watch tonight's showdown between your top two picks for president on the big screen. regal theatres in tampa and pinellas park will show the debate live, and for free. 10news reporter sarah hollenbeck is live outside the tampa theatre at westfield citrus park mall. sarah, we could finally get some answers tonight that all of us have been waiting for. yes, immigration is going to be a hot debate topic tonight. that means wheter you watch the debate here at the theatre or at home-- plan to build a wall between the us and mexico and clinton could defend her statements on creating open borders in north america. last debate both candidates showed their fiesty, fiery sides-- tonight-- some voters i talked to say they are anxious to finally hear more about the issues. democrats want clinton to articulate a positive vision for the country at a time when the election has revolved around accusations
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republicans say trump needs to focus on his popular antiestablishment message and shift attention away from controversies over his treatment of women and rifts with fellow republicans. at 6-- i'm going to dig into this-- can trump use tonight's debate to pull ahead of clinton? is it possible? and just how crucial is it for him to do well, considering the latest polls have him 6 points behind? i'm putting the final edits on that now. allison.... three more weeks until the election means three more weeks of political ads. health experts say the commercials you see attacking candidates is stressing you out! a psychologist at the cleveland clinic, says how political attacks work on our psyche has something to do with how we feel about the person
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center of the attack. he says we can go into defense mode when the person we agree with the most is under attack, because we see it as personal. in our own lives, instead of going into defense mode when we feel attacked, we should agree with people who praise us. sparks fly in a debate over medical marijuana...as supporter john morgan takes on addiction doctor jessica spencer. both sides didn't waste any time in the fight over amendment 2-a... and whether it'll help people with debilitating conditions or hurt people by having access to the drug. the amendment asks voters if you approve the use of marijuana for certain medical conditions determined by a licensed doctor. the department of health would regulate dispensaries and issue id cards to patients and caregivers.
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commerical claiming it puts edibles in kids hands and dispensaries by schools. butted to morgan tells 10news that between this morgan tells 10news that between this election and the last.. he estimates he's spent nearly 10 million dollars of his own money. dr. spencer insists "no on 2" is not receiving money from "big pharma" for its campaign. police officer anthony green found himself on the other side of the law for the second time. green was arrested when he was found asleep behind the wheel on gulf boulevard early tuesday morning. he was also arrested for d-u-i in 2009. research shows being busted for dui but keeping your badge is common nationwide, but chief holloway says officers like green will be suspended without pay from now on through the court process.
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discovered there are more than 100- thousand "three- time dui offenders" still driving. in florida, defense attorneys are able to get almost 40 percent of the "dui arrest charges" either dropped to "reckless driving," or dismissed entirely. samsung is making it easy for some fliers to ditch their galaxy note 7's before boarding a flight. exchange booths are popping up at airports around the world since the device was recalled after reports of overheating and fires. in the u- s...federal officials have banned the device from flights. if you want to be the most popular house on your block this halloween, we are going to help you. c-b-s came out with a list of the most popular candy for each state. and the number one candy in florida is nestle crunch bars! some of the other states.. in alabama, it's airheads. colorado , milky way bars. in georgia, pixy
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talking about this on our live facebook stream in a couple of minutes so join us and let us know your favorite. an unwanted passenger gives one bay area man a big scare behind the wheel. after the break, the surprising creature that came out from under his hood! coming up tonight on 10 news and c-b-s. startit by the third presidential debate at 9:00. then tune in to 10 news at 11. don't forget to stay up for the late show with stephen colbert and his guests hugh laurie
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if you are just
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morning, here are some of the stories we're staying on top of for you. hillary clinton and donald trump face off tonight in las vegas...in their third and final presidential debate. both candidates will try to take the focus away from their looming controversies....tru mp's multiple allegations of sexual assault and harassment and clinton's so-called quid-pro-quo with the fbi over her email da less than three weeks to the election, the latest cbs news poll has clinton leading trump by nine points nationally. instead of watching the debate at home, you can watch it in a movie theater. regal cinemas across the country will be screening the final presidential debate for free. if you go, you'll get a free small soda if you buy popcorn. there are several theaters here in the bay area showing the debate. we posted them on w-t-s-p dot com. the debate starts at 9:00. hillsborough county
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for transportation. it if passes, it would mean 600 million dollars for transportation projects here in the area. some of the money would go toward safety improvements like new signals and better intersections. you can have the chance to spend halloween night in dracula's castle. it's the first time since 1948 anyone has slept in the transylvania fortress. it's actually called bran castle and two people will get to sleep there on october 31st thanks to a promotion by air b- n- apparently be "wined and dined" and then left alone to lie down in red velvet-trimmed coffins just as dracula did in the horror novel that made him popular. contestants were asked to use their "vampire wit" to image what they'd say to count dracula if they met him. the winners will be flown to
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a big surprise for a driver on us- 19. when a near 6 foot long snake appeared from under his hood. during rush hour traffic. tim mokwa was on his way home from work when he first spotted the reptile. by the time he pulled over into a local walmart parking lot. the entire snake was out on his hood. the snake managed to slip back into his car before he was able to have it removed.
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the parking lot. or might still be lurking around deep inside his car. for that reason he's closed off his air vents for now. he doesn't know what type snake ended up in his car. but believes it slithered inside his car on a weekend trip to weeki wachee.
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the ledger we have a lot to get to here on 10 news this morning. on two wheels, then a dramatic ending! wild video of a police chase -- you don't want to miss. and trouble on the trail. the smelly accusations against the clinton camp. and we have the top costumes for halloween. we are working on all those stories, plus ashley has your forecast and we'll check out how the morning commute looks, all
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robert kearney: i fought for my country in kosovo and iraq, and i've been a republican all my life. but i'm the father of three girls. i can't stand hearing donald trump call women pigs, dogs, and bimbos...and i sure don't want my daughters hearing it. i want my girls to grow up proud and strong, in a nation where they're valued and respected. donald trump's america is not the country i fought for. so, i'm voting for hillary clinton. hillary clinton:
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you love all-day breakfast. but you don't love that you can't get all your favorites. but now you can get more of what you love. so you can find something else to not love. next time you fly delta.. you may notice some changes. 60-thousand airline employees will be strutting new uniforms created by new york fashion designer zac posen. the airlines plans to start rolling out the new outfits in early
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the late rapper tupac shakur is nominated for induction into the rock and roll hall of fame. pearl jam is also on the ballot along with british band depeche mode. the music industry will vote and announce the inductees in demcember. the ceremony is in april. it's the biggest show on broadway right now. you may not be able to get a ticket to see "hamilton" but you can still get a peek behind the scenes. a filmmaker spent three years with creator lin manuel miranda, as he developed his broadways most successful shows. "hamilton's
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good morning. out the door you have got great temperatures. in fact, some of us maybe a light jacket if you are a little more cool natured. mid 60s on the 64 brooksville. we're gonna be warming up a lit later today. ditch those this afternoon as we start climbing into the upper 80s once again. sweater weather breaking out the boots, it's all just around the corner. i will let you know when the next cold front arrives in a few minutes. hot spots at 6:00 on your wednesday. i am road warrior hilary zalla. there is a really bad accident in pasco county along i-75 south. it's just before state road 54. although its moved out of the
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several miles of a backup there. south of there in the lutz area at hillsborough county an accident along florida avenue and nebraska avenue. coming up in less than ten minutes i have a couple more hot spots to tell you about and i will get you a check of your bridges. your news. your community. and we're putting the news back in the morning. this is "10news this morning" at 6. good wednesday morning you to. welcome to "10news this morning." i am allison krop >> thanks for joining us. the bolts are undefeated early in the season. the highlights coming up. and codeine warnings this morning, and this time it applies to your children. the candidates are preparing for their third and final debate. watch parties to tell you about across tampa bay. >> sarah hollenbeck joins us live. people can go to the regal theater to watch the debate for free tonight? >> reporter: here in tampa or at the one in pinellas park. this is such a big hit.

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