tv Good Day Tampa Bay 430AM WTVT February 3, 2016 4:30am-5:00am EST
3 3 3 developing this morning: a box full of puppies-- found on the side of a road. but who would put them there? thats what the humane society is trying to figure out. fox 13's shayla reaves joins us now , with the latest on the puppies health... and the good samaritan who came to their rescue. 3 3 3
3 developing in tallahassee today: another delay... for the death penalty. a man scheduled to die next week... has been given an indefinite stay of execution. the state supreme court says convicted killer michael until they figure out how to apply a u-s supreme court ruling that declared florida's death penalty system unconstitutional. 3 if the ruling is applied retroactively, it could mean that *everyone on florida's death row could have their sentences thrown out or commuted. that affects 390 inmates. and it all hinges on how the state supreme court handles the lambrix case. it could decide that lambrix is still condemned to die because he was sentenced *before the court invalidated the process. it could also decide to *reopen the sentencing for lambrix and all those other death row inmates. but some public defenders and legal experts say that would be incredibly expensive, impractical and also painful
3 a local case is also affected. in manatee county, lawyers for accused in a pre-trial hearing this week that the state shouldn't be allowed to seek the death penalty until the state legislature writes a new law. the state house and senate are both working on a fix. 3 firefighters in clearwater better be on their best behavior. that's because big brother *will be watching. the city is installing new surveillance cameras at eight fire stations. it comes after *three cases of sexual misconduct. 3 the cameras were first recommended in 2012... after a fire lieutenant videotaped
house bathroom. since then... two more indescretions... the most recent one involving a lieutenant and a female subordinate. 3 the fire chief is now trying to figure out how to install and operate the camera systems. some areas... like those where firefighters shower and sleep... will remain unmonitored. 3 ?do you know what to do... in an "active shooter" situation? some people in tampa police and port tampa bay are co-hosting an active shooter *forum today at the port. there will be a breakfast, several speakers with tips, safety advice and actual "active shooter" demonstration... performed by starts at 7-30 this morning...
3 still ahead: the abduction and murder of a teenager in virginia. new details on her troubled life... and her tragic death. 3 plus: we're marking the anniversary, of one of the greatest tragedies in music history. how we lost *three famous singers... all in the same night. and the two *other singers.. who *almost joined them. 3 but first, a look at last night's winning lottery numbers. no big winner in the mega millions... so that jackpot rises to 71 million for friday night. and tonight's powerball jackpot
3 emotional words from a grieving mother. she's talking about her daughter, 13-year old nicole lovell... who was abducted and *murdered. ((more)) 3 the disturbing case has made national headlines in recent days. and many of the *details are still a mystery. but investigators are slowly starting to put the pieces together. including... the *cause of death. 3 initial autopsy reports show lovell was stabbed to death. and investigators think it happened the *day she disappeared. she vanished last wednesday... and her body was found saturday, near the north carolina-virginia border. the richmond times inteviewed a neighbor, who
about an internet boyfriend, who she would sneak out to meet. lovell's mother said she was often bullied at school and online over her weight and her tracheotomy scar. she needed daily medication after surviving a liver transplant and lymphoma. family and friends called her a brave little girl: 3 . two virginia 3 tech engineering students are charged with her murder. 18-year old david eisenhauer is accused of killing the girl. 19-year old natalie keepers is suspected of helping hide the body. keepers was also charged tuesday with being an accessory to murder. 3 police in mexico just dug up a big discovery: a
drug smugglers. the unfinished hole was started under a home in tijuana. it was about 32 feet deep and seven feet wide.... and it made it about teen *feet towards the u-s border. inside the house, police found two containers of meth and a package of marijuana. 3 3 on this day back in 19-59... one of the most tragic days in music history. legendary singers buddy holly, ritchie valens, and the big bopper all died in a plane crash.... near clear lake, iowa. it was later nicknamed "the day the music died"... after the lyrics in the don mclean song, "american pie." mcclean was refering to the tragedy when he wrote it. and two other singers *almost died on that flight as well. singer "waylon jennings" gave up his seat to
minute. and valens only got *his seat... by beating band member tommy allsup in a coin toss. every year on the anniversary, there's a special day of remmemerance at the "buddy holly center" in lubbock, texas. they offer free admission and lay out yellow roses on his grave. people also leave guitar picks... a symbol that his music, lives on. 3 ((vanessa/jen)) 3 3 3 3 3
3 3 is there anything groundhogs *can't predict? well one in chimney rock, north carolina... just made his annual superbowl pick. his name is grady the groundhog. as the tradition goes... whichever ear of corn grady 3 eats first... is the team he favors. and it turns out... he selected the denver broncos over his home state's
the community's 11th year doing this. they have about a 50-percent accuracy rate. 3 and still ahead: ?is it the superbowl... or the grammys? the list of superstar singers continues to grow for the big game. 3 and, think valentines day is full of love? the "super bowl" just may have it beat. and the nfl has a new music video... to prove it. 3 3
the latest superstar singer... coming to the super bowl. 3 lada gaga was announced tuesday as this year's national anthem singer. it's been a pretty busy few months for gaga.. she just won a golden globe for her acting role on "american horror story." and in a few weeks, she's performing at the grammy awards, doing a special tribute for the late david bowie. and as for the super bowl... gaga just adds to the star power. coldplay and beyonce are confirmed for the halftime show. and there's now a rumor that 2014 halftime show star "bruno mars" could be joining them. 3 and the nfl is definitely having *fun gearing up for the super bowl. they just released a new music video... starring "seal." 3 the clip starts with some interesting stats... about how u-s birth rates tend to go *up... about nine months *after superbowl sunday. so the league made a choir of "super bowl babies"... kids and adults who were born
are now trying to get the attention of the *ladies. and boy did they: 3 yup... that's actor ryan reynolds... *everywhere. the clip is titled "ryan-ville." it already has more than a million views on youtube...after just one day. 3 3 still ahead: "captain kirk" beams *down...to the bay area. where you can check
show... tonight. plus: dave has another check on the wednesday forecast, when good day continues. welcome aboard my starship. ahoy, mateys! it's full of things i love... like me brave crew... and my fellow space adventures and free of things i don't. like aliens. just like eye patches. and when it's time to refuel, i eat chex cereal.
3 3 today in st. petersburg... you can boldly go, where no "one man show" has gone before. it's called "shatner's world"... starring the original star trek captain, "william shatner." the show takes the audience on a voyage through his amazing life and career. tickets start at sixty dollars a person. the show starts at 7-30 tonight, at the mahaffey theater. 3 celebrity chef "paula deen" is in tampa today. she's heading to the barnes and noble on north dale mabry to sign copies of her new cookbook, "paula deen cuts the fat." and unlike her previous recipies... this book is about ways to live a *healthier lifestyle... with a little *less butter, sugar,