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developing in manatee county this morning: the search for a man who escaped from deputies. and they're still not sure ?how he did it. he was handcuffed... and in the back of a cruiser! fox 13's shayla reaves joins us live from manatee county, with more on the search:
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deputies in central florida are investigating a central florida deputies in central florida are investigating a break-in... and a shooting. but the man who opened fire... was actually the homeowner. investigators say the whole thing happened around eleven saturday night in oviedo... in seminole county. the homeowner told deputies he heard someone breaking into a back office at his home. then, his dogs kept barking about something outside and he saw somone brea deputies say the man shot the intruder ?three times. neighbors say they're not used to this sort of activity on this quiet street: butted the other man was taken to the hospital, but no word on his condition. the seminole county sheriff's office is still investigating. a scary scene in orlando sunday: an accident
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inside... a mother and her child! crews worked for over an hour to ?carefully pull the car back upright. first responders also freed the 27 year old woman and her six year old son from the wreckage. the mother and son were taken to the hospital to be checked out.. but we're told they'll be okay. a popular pinellas county teacher has been laid to rest. 34-year-old caroline sine was in a car crash... dying from her her boyfriend... ?another local teacher... survived the crash. family, friends, and students came out sunday to pay their respects at the pinellas park performing arts center. sine was a music teacher at several different schools. but her friends say sine taught those she knew
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sine's boyfriend is still in the hospital. but a friend tells us that he's slowly progressing in his recovery. the other driver who ?hit sine's car... is now charged with d-u-i manslaughter. the man behind some of the biggest "boy bands" of all time... passed away over the weekend. "lou pearlman" died... at the age of 62. pearlman has actually been behind bars since serving a 25 sentence for a ponzi fraud scheme. but those questionable businesss practices helped lou discover some of the biggest bands of the 90s... including "the backstreet boys" and "nsync." he also worked briefly with britney spears. pearlman's cause of death has not been released. and some of pearlman's famous singers shared their thoughts on sunday. including justin timberlake. he tweeted, quote: " i hope he found some peace. god bless and r-i-p, lou pearlman." timberlake's former "nsync" bandmate lance bass also sent
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saying : "word is lou pearlman has passed away. he might not have been a stand up businessman , but i wouldn't be doing what i love today without his influence. rip lou." today in tallahassee: the florida public service commission is holding a hearing, to talk about a possible ?rate increase... at "florida power and light." f-p-l wants to raise rates by 22 percent over the next three years. monthly electric bills could jump about twenty dollars. the hearing could last all week. commission won't even have a final vote on it, until the end of november. week ?two of early voting gets underway this morning , all across the state. and we're getting some early numbers, on how the ?first week went. the hillsborough county supervisor of elections say about 70 ?thousand people have already cast their votes. more than 11 thousand from early voting.. and almost sixty thousand voting by ?mail. that means there are still ?plenty of you, you ?havent voted yet. there are about
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begins this morning at ten a-m and it ends on sunday, august 28th. the actual election ?day is tuesday, august 30th. and... one hillsborough county deputy is being recognized for an act of kindness over the weekend. but it wasn't for a human.... it was for an animal. corporal jeremy davis spotted an injured ?fawn on the roadside in the area of morris bridge road. he rescued the baby deer - which turned out to be blind - and took it to the bearss avenue. deputies tell us the clinic will rehabilitate the animal, and then transfer it to a local zoo.
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the ?best solar eclipse.. in over two ?hundred years? up next: why you have ?plenty of time, to plan for it. plus: the clinton email controversy... just can't go away. the big release today... that could finally reveal, what was on her private server. and later this hour:
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why it was a ?video game character... that really stole the show. ((walter but first, here's a look at last night's winning lottery numbers. no big winner in the powerball over the weekend, so the jackpot for wednesday is up to 127 million dollars. and tomorrow night's mega millions jackpot is worth 69 million dollars. good luck... and good day is back in less than
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in other headlines this rn email scandal back in the spotlight again today. the state department has agreed to release ?all the emails they recovered from clintons private server. the emails will be given to the watchdog group, "judicial watch." the group is preparing a lawsuit against the state department. the fbi investigated those emails earlier this year, but did ?not recommend charges. the fbi also confirmed that many ?other emails were deleted from the server, before they got access. in world news: the u-s and south korea have just
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drills. and north korea is protesting the move... by threatening to launch a nuclear strike. in a statement today, the north claims it will turn seoul and washington into quote... "a heap of ashes" if they show any signs of aggression. the threats from the north are nothing new... but tensions have already been high recently, with the defection of a north korean diplomat, and plans by the u-s to place a high-tech missile system in the south. better mark your calendars star-gazers. motherat from yesterday. according to nasa -- on august 21-st, 20-17 -- a total solar eclipse will be seen from coast to coast -- making it the first ?visible total eclipse since our nation was founded in 17-76! while florida isn't in the direct path -- plenty of cities in the southeast ?are. columbia, south carolina and nashville, tennessee are already planning parties and celebrations for the 2 to 3 minute event. by the way -- a total solar eclipse happens when the moon
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on sense. look at the top trending stories today and we begin... with the closing ceremonies, from the rio olympics. a time to celebrate the past few weeks... and all those amazing athletes. the closing ceremony is also a time to look ?ahead, to the ?next summer olympic games. and the city of tokyo ?definitely
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yup... that was super mario, making his olympic debut. and the man who jumped out of that green pipe with the mario hat??. that was actually the prime minister of japan! "mario" is actually one of the most popular exports of japan... starring in the most successful video game franchise in history. so ll we'll have to wait four ?years to find out. and another standout at the closing ceremonies last night... american simone biles. she had the honor of holding the american flag during the procession of athletes. and simone admitted before last night's event she was a ?little worried. that's because the flag pole is ?twice as tall as her. shes only four feet nine inches.
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walk even tougher... all the other athletes that asked to take selifes with her. the presidential race makes another pitstop on late night t-v toinght. hillary clinton will be a guest on the jimmy kimmel show. she last appeared on the show back in march, when she was still running for the democratic nomination. the kimmel visit comes in the middle of a two day fundraising trip to los angeles for clinton. today she has a event tomorrow she's having a luncheon at justin timberlake's home. tickets are 35 ?thousand dollars a person. a great deal for fans... heading to tonight's rays game. how you can get your tickets, for ?free. plus,another check on the monday forecast, when we come
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happening today in venice: a new humanitarian mission begins... for the people of cuba. this morning, "agape flights" will start loading up their plane with supplies to bring to the island nation. that includes 26 water purification units going to 26 different methodist churches in cuba. there will also be more than sixty packets of food. the church of the pines in nokomis donated the funds for the trip. bad news for the kids today. the glazer children's museum is ?closed.. for annual maintenance. it will be closed tomorrow as well. ironically, the museum just held a beer fest over the weekend. so they might have to clean up from that as well. the future of tropicana field is once again up for discussion today. the city is hosting another "revisioning community meeting." it's tonight at 6-30 at the usf st. petersburg student center. the public can weigh in on the
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tropicana field land could be redevelopment. the city is anticipating the rays will move out of the trop in few years, to get a ?new stadium. a great deal for fans heading to tonights rays-red sox game. you can actually get ?free tickets. that's because it's "military monday." all active duty and retired military can get two free tickets. they've had the offer all season. you can also buy four extra tickets at discount. you can find more info on the rays website. and finally, there's this: one of hollywood's leading funny ladies... amy schumer... just called out the city of tampa. its in her new book... "the girl with the lower back tattoo". six pages in -- she talks about a time she was traveling bewteen "two horrendous cities" fayetteville, north carolina and tampa, florida." she also took a shot at literacy in both those cities, saying quote... "i know for a fact
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and south tampa's inkwood books -- has responded to the book. they decided to let schumer know that -- in fact -- people in tampa ?do read. they just changed their sign along armenia avenue to read: "dear ms. schumer give us another chance? love, the three people who read." by the way -- amy schumer is coming ?back to the tampa this fall. she's to perform at amalie arena this october.
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david was proud to be an american soldier. and i know i'm prejudiced because he was my son, but i don't think he had a mean bone in his body. there is not a day that i don't think about david. when i saw donald trump attack another gold star mother, i felt such a sense of outrage. "she was standing there, she had nothing to say..." if donald trump cannot respect a gold star family,
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((walter wiggle room? a barefoot guy in handcuffs... slipped out of a cruiser over the weekend... and took-off running. live from manatee county, where deputies are searching... and explaining. ((vanessa having kids is rewarding, sure... but it's also a huge strain on your wallet. and a new study shows: it could also cost you... your career. ((walter and... she's one of the most beloved entertainers in the world... and in november, she's coming to tampa... but dolly pa not care about her ?music, at all. the amazing thing she's doing for families... living with autism. ((walter)) its now 5:?? thanks for joining us. i'm walter allen((vanessa)) and i'm vanessa ruffes, in for jen epstein. let's start off with a check of the forecast, with dave. hot and humid, with a 20% chance of a pm storm. high temps in the lower 90s. tonight will be mostly clear and steamy; lows around 79. rain chances slowly begin to go back up tomorrow, at around 30%, with high temps around


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