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in other local headlines: a polk county teenager survived a scary ordeal. she was all by herself, when two burglars... broke into her home. it happened monday on eagle crest boulevard in winter haven. 23-year-old eric ellison broke into the home with another man. and then, some quick thinking from the 18-year-old girl inside. she heard glass shattering and ran to a ?neighbors house to call police. winter haven police arrested ellison, as he was trying to run away. they found jewelry in his pockets. the second man managed to get away. but thankfully.. that girl did the right thing, and was not harmed. a new update this morning on the zika virus. state health officials reported ?five more travel-related
them were in miami-dade and broward counties. but one of them was in polk county. there was also one ?locally transmitted case in miami. there are now more than 11 hundred zika cases confirmed in florida... ?most in south florida. today in polk county: the department of health is conducting free testing for h-i-v and hepatitis c. the testing event is from nine until three at the department's pasco county clinic. that's on little road in new port richey. it only takes about 20 minutes to get your ?results from the testing. the county will also hold another free testing event next week. in pasco county: an assistant principal could soon lose her job... after she ate cookies, laced with marijuana. deputies say "donna lynch haff" actually ?overdosed on marijuana oil after eating the cookies and had to get rushed to the hospital monday. deputies say haff wanted to try marijuana for her 50th birthday..so her daughter bought the cookies from a co-worker. haff and her daughter are now charged with possession of a controlled substance. haff is also on administrative leave from anclote high school in
police in south florida are searching for the person who shot a woman... with an arrow. it happened while the 66 year old woman was gardening , at her home in davie. the arrow pierced her thigh and went all the way through her leg. the woman then ?pulled the arrow out and her family called 9-1-1. she's now home recovering, but has no idea who shot her. davie police are still looking for clues. if you're a bright house customer, get ready to see a big change on your next bill. bright house is now called "spectrum." the br communications ?bought bright house and time warner cable back in may. charter says pricing and package offers for "spectrum" will remain the same as "bright house"... and they'll notify customers of any future changes. the only big change is the branding. "spectrum" will start showing up on bills, company trucks and uniforms. good news for football fans... who buy tickets on the ?resale market. florida attorney general pam bondi and five other attorney generals
ticket resale policy. the policy ?required that all tickets sold on the nfl ticket exchange be no ?lower than face value. but the attorney generals said that wasn't fair to the fans. the league has now agreed to ?remove the policy. ?not a huge fan of college football? well here's another reason to the national championship game in january. there's also several fun events surrounding it. including a concert series called "at&t playlist live." this is footage from last january's event in phoenix... where "john melloncamp" ,"the band perry," and "ciara" performed. and later this morning, the tampa sports authority will reveal ?this seasons' line up. the ?free concerts will be friday, january sixth... thru sunday january eighth... at
some bay area deputies are being called heroes today. after the break: a look at their ?wild rescue on the water. but first, here's a look at last night's winning lottery numbers. no winners in the mega million's drawing so that jackpot rolls over to 82-million-dollars. someone did win the lucky money drawing. so that jackpot resets to 500- thousand-dollars. good luck, and good day is back in
another sad update, on a bald eagle rescued from a storm drain in orange county. wildlife officials now confirm the eagle has died. two eagles were fighting over territory last week, when one got stuck in the storm drain cover... while its ?talons were locked with another eagle. the second eagle managed to fly away. the "aububon center for birds of prey" rescued the first eagle... but they confirmed on their facebook page tuesday, that it couldn't be saved. / and in more ?positive animal news... a big "thank you" to a couple of manatee county deputies this morning. they were out on the water patroling a few days ago when they ran across a sea turtle in distress. it was tangled in a crab trap and tethered by a band from a rubber spear gun. deputy mcbride and detective carey cut it loose and likely saved its life. and the sheriffs office posted these photos on it's facebook page ... ending the post with the comment:
?the sexiest ?mannequin alive? up next: the trending video... starring one of hollywood's biggest stars. plus: it looks like that "nerf hurder" wasn't so ?scruffy-looking after all. the shocking scandal... from the original"star wars!" the two stars...who had a ?secret affair. you said you wanted to feel better about your cereal. general mills big g cereals hear you. ose corn syrup. ? in every honey nut "o". every lucky charms spoonful. and every cinnamon toast crunch square. ?
the time is now 4xx.. and heres a look at the top trending stories from overnight. and we begin... with a scandalous secret... on the set of "star wars." if you ever though "princess leia" and "han solo" showed some ?real chemistry on screen... there's a reason for it. "carrie fisher" just revealed that she and harrison ford had an ?affair while they
time, and ford was 33, ?married, and had two young sons. carrie says the affair lasted about three months, and ended as soon as filming on the movie wrapped up. fisher also revealed that the two never rekindled the relationship during filming of "the empire strikes back"... because she was on too many drugs... including cocaine. the full story is revealed in fisher's new book that goes on sale next week. she gave ford a ?heads-up while writing it. did you watch that new "beauty and the beast" trailer yet? well we know a ?lot of you did. that's because it just broke an all-time record for a movie trailer. the clip had more than 127 ?million views, in its first 24 hours. thats more than any other movie trailer in history. it beat the previous record of 114 million views set by "fifty shades darker" earlier this year. "star wars: the force awakens"
includes viewings on ?all online platforms including youtube , facebook, and twitter. a ?lot of excitment over this movie... and it doesn't even hits theaters until next march. and... another "mannequin challenge" trending tuesday. yeah, we know the trend is getting kind of overdone... but the ladies would probably make an exception for this one. thats because it's the "sexiest mannequin challenge"... starring people magazine's new sexest man alive... "dwayne "the rock" johnson." he filmed the stunt while he was doing a photoshoot for people magazine show"... and even on the red carpet at the premiere of his new movie, disney's "mo- ahn-a"(moana)
castles? well you've got nothing on these guys. up next... the bay area beach, that's turning into an art gallery today. plus... before you head outside... dave joins us after the break, with another check on the forecast ok! impaciente! manolo! you're so cold, come in! no hey...it's, it's dry... your scalp? mine gets dry in the winter too. try head and shoulders' dry scalp care it nourishes the scalp 3 surface layers deep to help... ...prevent dryness and keeps you up to 100% flake free now we can cuddle the whole winter!
lls, or not so classic pizza sticks. and don't forget something sweet, and golden brown fresh from the oven. set the table, set the coffee table, set no table at all. the only rule to follow on friendsgiving... is make it your own. happy friendsgiving. warm up with pillsbury. if you're looking for a job... better head to polk county today. "sykes" is looking to hire more than two ?hundred full-time employees... by the end of the year. the positions include customer service and sales. you can meet directly with recruiters , and even enjoy some drinks and snacks. the fair runs from nine a-m to seven p-m at the company's lakeland office. that's on griffin road. admission and parking are both free. people hired today will start working as soon as next week. this morning in tampa: metropolitian ministries continues an annual event... right before the holiday season gets into full swing.
the holiday tent. it will be a prayer for the entire community. metro ministries moved their tent ?downtown this year, near the corner of nebraska and cass street. the tampa tent... and it's ?satellite tents across the bay area... help 18 ?thousand famlies every holiday season. today in pinellas county... the ?sand turns into some amazing sculptures. treasure island is kicking off a four day sand-sculpting competiton, called "sanding ovations masters cup." the event runs the next five days on sunset beach, near the bilmar beach resort you can watch them starting at eight a-m. the actual ?sculpting begins tomorrow. this is a ?previous creation from one of those artists. tonight in clearwater... one of the best electric guitarists in the ?world.
he makes shopping a pleasure. after 40 years of helping customers at publix a local store manager is retiring. this morning we thank him. good morning and welcome to good day tampa bay. it's 5:xx. i'm walter allen. thanks for joining us. and i'm jen epstein. it's wednesday november 16. let's start by checking in