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up. 3 a cold and breezy morning will bring wintry weather to the area...and its not going away any time soon. soon. 3 snow, cold, wind--the winter weather in some way shape or form is coming to you this week. 3 good morning.... it's tuesday, february 9.i'm ben hill with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the morning news.we do have some schools closings and delays this morning--they are all there running at the bottom of
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3 tuesday will be cold 3 and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach 41 in the upstate and 30 in the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in the teens and 20s. wind chills become dangerously cold overnight. 3 ((wrap up))
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*********hold******3 we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center. center.you are looking live at: 3 several 3 communities in western north carolina -- especially near the tennessee border -- are seeing some **snow this morning. morning.fox carolina's andrew reeser joins us live in **asheville --and andrew -- whether you live in the mountains or upstate people can expect to either deal with winter weather this week. 3 temperatures today not expected to get highhigherha t 30s...we are watching a winter storm warning for several counties...that is in effect until about 7 this morning.
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3 take a look...this was last night in asheville...light snowfall was the story there... not enough to accumulate...in other counties however, especially along the tennessee border...snow is sticking around.the big story today in asheville though are the temperatures...highs expected to remain in the 30s...and that cold weather not going anywhere for the next few days... 3 so far no school closings or delays to tell you about...but when the winter storm warning expires around 7 today...a winter storm watch will be in effect...snow always likely with these falling temperatures.ben? ben?
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3 covering our counties:a 31 year old greenville county man is **behind bars** -- accused of murdering his brother.this is video of "ryan mcbride" appearing before a judge monday night around 9:30.his bond was denied. 3 mcbride was arrested back in january.. after investigators say he **stabbed his brother. brother.investigators say 33 year old "sean mcbride" was **stabbed in the leg on long forest drive and taken to the hospital.we spoke to the mother of both men -- who says sean **died on friday. prosecutors **upgraded ryan's charges on monday.patti burroughs told us that sean was stabbed -- while defending her. 3 3 "he headed towards me, and sean saved my life because he pulled ryan down.""the next thing i knew he was stabbing sean right there in the living
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911 to please get out here" "his smile, his laugh, his goofy personality, he was so tender hearted, he was my heart, he really was." was."burroughs says she thinks drugs were behind ryan's attack. 3 a cherokee county teen -- **killed in a c c crash -- will be laid to rest today. today.the coroner says "dominick galosi" **died friday along with 18-year-old shemar byers in york county. both were gaffney high school students.the funeral arrangements for byers haven't been announced. announced.troopers say "rhett boheler" ... who was driving the car ... and "brooke blanton" ... who was a backseat passenger...were both airlifted to the hospital. right now.. we don't know their condition. condition.we told you about the crash friday night -- just off highway 211.troopers say the car hit a tree.. and then a fence.school leaders say grief counselors and ministers are available at the school. 3 it's time to vote in new
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today.voters were at the polls at midnight to cast their first ballots in dixville notch.the community is the first community in the nation to vote in a **primary. democrat bernie sanders and early boost. 3 despite that early vote -- donald trump is expected to do well in new hampshire today. trump holds the llad in cnn's latest poll for the state. marco rubio and ted cruz are a distant second and third. analysts believe this is the last chance for carly fiorina to stay in the race for the white house. 3 on the democratic side -- many analysts are expecting bernie sanders to win new hampshire by a wide margin.the latest poll from cnn shows sanders lead over clinton is nearly double.clinton already has a lead on sanders when it comes to delegates won.. after winning the iowa caucus. 3 along sanders and clinton -- willie wilson -- will appear on the primary ballot in south carolina.. which takes place on february 27th.. 27th..here are the nine republican candidates voters will choose from today.south carolina's republican primary is a week earlier.. on
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3 former new york city mayor michael bloomberg says he's considering a last minute run for president.that's what bloomberg told the financial times.bloomberg says voters deserve better candidates than what this election is offering. he says he needs to get his name on ballots by early march to have a serious shot.the new york times reported last month he was contemplating a third-party run. 3 and later today franklin graham will be in columbia. he's bringing his prayer rally to the south carolina capitol at noon.this is the fifth stop on graham's prayer rally tour of early caucus and primary states.his prayer rallies began back in december.. after quitting the republican party.. and saying our government needs more religious people in office. 3 time for weather and traffic
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3 tuesday will be cold 3 and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach 41 in the upstate and 30 in the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in the teens and 20s. wind chills become dangerously cold overnight. 3 3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this: this: 3 you're taking a live look at
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3 it's ______.health leaders are calling the zika virus a medical emergency.we'll tell you how much president obama wants to spend fighting the illness. 3 we head to break with a live look at...clemsonyou're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning
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3 you're watching the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chris scott with pit crew traffic 3 welcome back to 3 the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live
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college street in asheville. small amounts of snow from overnight.dangerous temperatures. 3 3 president obama is asking congress for nearly 2-billion dollars to help fight the zika virus. virus.he says the money will be used for emergency responses and c-d-c research of the virus. the world health organization is calling zika a public health emergency. they also say the virus has spread to nearly 30 countries. president obama says 50 americans are infected.u-s health officials are urging all pregnant women returning from affected countries to get tested. 3 the wife of a former senior leader of the islamic state is being charged in the death of an american hostage. hostage.federal prosecutors say the woman -- known as "umm sayyaf" -- contributed to the death of "kayla mueller". mueller was one of many women sayyaf is accused of holding prisoner along with her husband "abu".the parents of mueller say she was **raped by terrorists before being **killed during a raid by delta forces on a syrian
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3 canadian leaders say they're going to end airstrikes on isis.they want to shift their focus to humanitarian aid. prime minister "justin trudeau" says the last bombing run will be on february 22nd. he says the fighters will continue surveillance missions and help allies refuel for airstrikes.more than 200 aid workers are active in the middle east.the government also announced more than one billion dollars will be spent on helping refugees. 3 for many -- today is a day to indulge -- because it's fat tuesday. tuesday.which also means mardi gras time in new orleans. orleans.this is video of the **krew of orpheus** the big parade for the celebration.fat tuesday is always the big party before ash wednesday--the official start of lent for catholics.hundreds of thousands have been flocking to new orleans for the massive street party that
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3 time for traffic and weather every ten minutes. 3 tuesday will be cold and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach 41 in the upstate and 30 in the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in
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become dangerously cold overnight. wednesday will be sunny and cold with a strong breeze, highs only reaching the 20s and 30s, with single digits and teens at night. thursday stays sunny and cold, with a slight chance for mountain snow showers again by friday. the weekend will remain sunny, but colder than normal in the low 40s. tuesday will be cold and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach
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the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in the teens and 20s. wind chills become dangerously cold overnight. wednesday will be sunny and cold with a strong breeze, highs only reaching the 20s and 30s, with single digits and teens at night. thursday stays sunny and cold, with a slight chance for mountain snow showers again by friday. the weekend will remain sunny, but colder than normal in the low 40s.
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3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this:abbeville accident no injuriescambridge st 3 3 you're looking live atpit crew traffic 3 sponsored by kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac 3
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pickens county school board is proposing to close three schools.under the proposal.. a-l lewis and holly springs would **close and ambler elementary would consolidate with dacusville.the board said it would save nearly 12 million dollars. 3 the justice department says contact information for 20 thousand f-b-i workers was published online by hackers. investigators say personal data for almost 10 thousand homeland security workers was also posted.the justice is trying to track down those responsible. 3 the usc women's basketball team was handed its first loss of the season after falling to number one ranked u-conn monday night.their 22 game winning streak came to an end to the 66-54 loss to the huskies.south carolina hosts florida on thursday. 3 if you've always wanted to be on a national t-v show, tonight might be your big chance. chance.producers with the animal planet show "finding bigfoot" will be in asheville. they want to meet with neighbors to hear stories of anyone who may have seen
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2011.producers say they're looking to meet with about 200 people starting at 7:00 but they haven't decided on a location.you can email the crew with the address on your screen if you're interested in going or head to fox carolina-dot-com. 3 3 it's (time).a local lawmaker is proposing a new bill that has gun range owners worried. what he wants done--next. 3 we head to break with a live look at usc upstate in spartanburg...tempatures are dangerous this morning.you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning
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3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at...spruce street and college street in asheville.small amounts of snow from overnight.dangerous temperatures. 3 3 a local lawmaker says he wants to give people in south
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a gun for protection without being licensed. licensed.republican senator lee bright from district 12 wrote a bill that would do away with the requirements to the concealed carry law.the bill is now in a senate committee after passing the house.senator bright explains why he wants the bill to pass but not everyone is excited the idea of it being signed into law. 3 3 "many people including myself believe that the fact that you have to go to government to ask for a permit to defend yourself, is not what the founders intended." intended.""would you license someone to drive car without training, would you want to go to a doctor that's not licensed? all of the different aspects in life right now, require some type of certificate." certificate."right now, cwps require a 6 to 8 hour class with a test.the proposed bill would no longer require training courses of any kind.
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3 tuesday will be cold and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach 41 in the upstate and 30 in the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in the teens and 20s. wind chills become dangerously cold
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3 ((weather hit)) 3 chris is in the traffic center. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this: accident in abbeville no injuries on cambridge st 3 you're looking live at: 3 3 it's ______.a proposal to close some schools in pickens county-- has parents not happy--what the plan could mean for their children-- coming up. 3 we head to break with a live look at...clemson.you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning news.
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3 the morning news at 5:30 starts now.. now.. 3 snow, cold, wind--the winter weather in some form is coming to parents are pleading with the pickens county school board to pickens county pleading with the parents are pleading with the pickens county school board to not close three schools.when a
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3 a cold and breezy morning will bring wintry weather to the area...and its not going away any time soon. 3 good morning.... it's tuesday, february 9.i'm ben hill with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay.
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3 tuesday will be cold 3 and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach 41 in the upstate and 30 in the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in the teens and 20s. wind chills become dangerously cold overnight. 3 let's send it over 3 to chris. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center: center: 3 you're looking live at:
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3 whether it be the snow, the cold or the blustery wind--no matter where you live you will need to bundle up this morning. morning.fox carolina's andrew reeser joins us live from asheville with the latest on this cold blast that doesn't up anytime soon. 3 some light snow 3 in asheville last night...now giving way to frigid here... 3 3
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3 many counties here in western north caorlina remain under a winter storm warning. swain, yancey, madison, mitchell, jackson, haywood and graham counties all under threat of severe winter weaeaer until 7 this morning...last night in asheville there was light snowfall...snow looking like it's going to stay mostly near the tenessee border...not much accumulation apparent around here...the big story today here in the mountains...the temperatures... 3 temps not expected to get above 30...highs today area wide in the 30s and lows in the 20s...we are feeling it
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about...we'll let you know if we hear of any. ben? ben? 3 3 voters in new hampshire will head to the polls today for the first in the nation presidential primary. primary.the small town of dixville cast their ballots shortly after midnight--with just nine votes:bernie sanders and john kasich took early leadsbut this is only the beginning-- beginning--voters will choose between these nine republican candidates.donald trump is holding the lead in the latest c-n-n poll polland bernie sanders is expected to win the state by a large margin over hilary clinton.n. 3 3 covering our counties:parents in pickens county say they're not happy with a new proposal that would affect nearly half a dozen schools. schools.dozens showed up at monday night's school board memeing, the crowd spilled into the hall outside the meeting room.a-r lewis, holly springs, and ambler elementaries all could be shut down after a motion passed..
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springs, and hagood elementaries would go to school together from kindergarten to 2nd grade. students who go to ambler elementary would go to dacusville.there are some board members who are even against the proposal. 3 3 "we just spent over the last few years nearly 10 million dollars on those three schools to totally renovate them add classrooms to them now to actually turn around and close them would be a complete waste of money." money.""as the board looked at all the ways they could cut costs they realized there was no way to cut costs of millions and millions of dollars over several years without looking at school consolidation." consolidation."the committee says the merger would save the district nearly 12 million dollars over five years.this wednesday, there will be public meetings at the three schools...and next monday... the full board will vote on the proposal. 3 a greenville county pharmacy worker is behind bars this morning accused of shooting a woman inside the store. 3 we told you about the shooting at the parker road drug store friday night.investigators
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before a woman was shot...she was taken to g-h-s and is expected to be ok. ok.deputies say a store employee - "mark wansley" is now being charged with attempted murder.he is being held without bond. 3 3 in this morning's most wanted. greenville police are asking for your help finding a group of thieves.investigators say they robbed the little caesars pizza on augusta street saturday night around 11:30. police say three men forced a worker back into the store as she was about to leave.she was forced to take out money from the cash register.if you recognize the thieves or know anything about the robbery you're asked to call 23-crime. 3 a honea path community says they're on the lookout for bandits accused of stealing guns, jewelry, and family heirlooms. heirlooms.families we talked with say at least 7 homes within about 15 miles of each other were hit.six of the break-ins happened in just one week.one woman says the thieves stole more than a dozen guns that have been in the family for years.another couple says they even had a working security system installed before the break-ins
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suspects. 3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes. 3 tuesday will be cold and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach 41 in the upstate and 30 in the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in the teens and 20s. wind chills become dangerously cold overnight.
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3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center: center: 3 3 you are taking a live look at: 3 3 it's ______.3 have you ever wondered how effective the super bowl commercials are?what the owners of one small business have to say. 3 we head to break with a live look at...high over i-85 in greenville.you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning
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3 you're watching the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chris scott with pit crew traffic 3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at...spruce street and college street in asheville.small amounts of temperatures. 3 a northeast georgia student -- accused of posting a terror threat on social media -- is facing charges this morning. morning.the franklin county sheriff's office says they received information the threat was directed at the high school monday.deputies, school administrators and a school resource officer collected digital evidence of the threats and identified a
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arrested and charged with terroristic threats and acts. 3 san diego's city council is asking voters whether or not to raise minimum wage above what is required by the state. state.the council added the proposal on the june primary election ballet on monday--it would immediately raise minimum wage within city limits to 10 dollars and 50 cent an hour and then 11-50 an hour on january first of next year.the region's chamber of commerce is against the minimum wage hike...saying it could push businesses outside of city limits and hurt those that remain. 3 have you ever wondered if those super bowl ads are really worth the money? money?"awaken! and welcome death!""death wish coffee. fiercly cafinated" cafinated"the small business owners behind this super bowl ad say their sales are booming thanks to national the exposure. 3 the 13-person company behind the so-called world's strongest coffee beans is in disbelief.they say they are now getting calls from around
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to sell their death wish coffee.and its mostly because of a super bowl ad worth five million dollars--that it snagged through a small business competition.the company says the commercial was worth more then their entire 20-15 revenue!the company says the **death wish** name is because the coffee apparently has an absurd amount of caffeine and is described as highly addictive. 3 time for traffic and weather
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3 tuesday will be cold and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach 41 in the upstate and 30 in the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in
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become dangerously cold overnight. wednesday will be sunny and cold with a strong breeze, highs only reaching the 20s and 30s, with single digits and teens at night. thursday stays sunny and cold, with a slight chance for mountain snow showers again by friday. the weekend will remain sunny, but colder than normal in the low 40s. tuesday will be cold and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach
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the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in the teens and 20s. wind chills become dangerously cold overnight. wednesday will be sunny and cold with a strong breeze, highs only reaching the 20s and 30s, with single digits and teens at night. thursday stays sunny and cold, with a slight chance for mountain snow showers again by friday. the weekend will remain sunny, but colder than normal in the low 40s.
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3 now to pit crew 3 traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we are watching: watching:
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pit crew traffic 3 sponsored by kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac 3 one home invader in indiana got a big surprise when he messed with the wrong grandma! grandma!last tuesday evening carol pulled into her garage-- when a stranger approached her and threatened her with a gun. she tried to give him her purse but wasn't going to go down with out a fight when he attacked her.she grabbed a staple gun and hit the man in the head--but when he came at her again she gave him this warning... 3 3 "i loaded up with 2 more in my other hand. he starts charging at me again and i said i will crush your skull in if you touch me again." ain."lucky for carol--the man didn't try his luck a second time.police don't have a suspect in custody but carol says if he comes back he'll lelee with more than just a headache. 3 3 it's ______.coming up ...the wofford terriers mens basketball team is winning games and breaking records! we'll show you how they were
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3 we head to break with a live look at...usc upstate in spartanburg. 3 but first let's take a look at last night's winning lottery numbers. numbers. 3 3 good morning, i'm diana watson. today first at four close encounters with drones.we investigate where some upstate
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3 welcome e ck to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at downtown asheville.small amounts of snow from overnight.dangerous temperatures. 3 3 the carolina panthers are back home this morning after super bowl 50.the team received a warm welcome when it returned to charlotte monday evening. the charlotte fire department even saluted the team with an honorary spray.although they didn't come back with the title--fans still crowded the airport to show their support. 3 and as the team stepped off off their bus at the bank of america stadiuman even bigger
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of die hard fans cheered despite the coldas many panthers players--and even head coach ron rivera-- high fived and waved at the crowd. 3 the wofford 3 terriers also showed the panthers support in spartanburg. spararnburg.yesterday was panthers appreciation night at the benjamin johnson arena during the mens basketball game.and it was amazing game to see,the team hit **17** three pointers from beyond the arc -- setting an n-c-a-a division one men's basketball record. the record gave them a 92 to 60 win over the virginia military institute. 3 now to weather and traffic every 10 minutes. 3 tuesday will be cold and breezy, with partly cloudy skies and a chance for mountain snow and upstate flurries. highs reach 41 in the upstate and 30 in the mountains. tonight stays breezy and cold with lows in
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become dangerously cold overnight. 3 3 let's send it over to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're keeping an eye on: accident free and no delays delays 3 you're looking live at: 3
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3 3 it's ______.and new hampshire residents are hitting the polls early for the nation's first primary!we're keeping you up to date on the latest numbers, so stay right there for the six o clock news! 3 be sure to stay with fox carolina all morning long. we're bringing you the days top stories until nine o'clock. throughout our news you can reports from the field, plus weather and traffic updates
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the morning news at 5:00 starts now... now...it's primary day--some voters in new hampshire have already cast their ballot.who has the **very** early lead -- coming up. up. 3 a cold and breezy morning will bring wintry weather to the area...and its not going away any time soon. soon. 3 snow, cold, wind--the winter weather in some way shape or form is coming to you this week. 3 good morning.... it's tuesday, february 9.i'm ben hill with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay.
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