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and i'm ian reitz. the countdown is on to tuesday's primary election... and this morning, a new and exclusive lakeland ledger- 10news wtsp poll shows donald trump and hillary clinton are most likely to get your vote. but the race is close on the republican side. these numbers come just one day
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debate in miami where candidates made one of their final pushes for your vote here in florida 10news reporter emerald morrow is live in-studio... emerald, the race is a lot tighter between the republicans than it is among the democrats. yeah, and since we're a winner- takes-all state, it could be make or break for rubio...who's second behind front-runner donald trump our joint poll shows donald trump leading with 36 percent of the republican vote...and rubio trailing not too far behind with 30 percent. ted cruz is strong nationally, but comes in with just 17 percent here in florida, and john kasich is at the bottom of the pack with just 8 percent. on the democratic side, through...the gap is much wider. florida democrats are really feeling hillary clinton...and not so much feeling the bern. his voter support is just at 23 percent...while clinton is soaring in the polls with a whopping 68 percent. and speaking of who's supporting who...cnn is reporting that ben carson will announce his support for donald
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here in florida. i'm looking into what this could mean for the other republican candidates, coming up at 6. in this morning's lakeland ledger, you can see more of those poll results and read about who the biggest supporters are for each candidate. bernie sanders will be back on the campaign trial this morning after making a stop in the bay area. sanders showed up to thousands of supporters at the florida state fairgrounds. this week marks the sanders campaign's first visit to florida. given the crowd's size and enthusiasm 10 news' eric glasser asked the senator if they'd made a mistake not making florida a priority earlier. hours before sander's event, hillary clinton was in ybor city. clinton focused her comments on topics important to florida such as climate change and infrastructure. she also took a jab at governor rick
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billion dollars in high-speed rail funding. clinton also talked about the importance of tampa's port. hillary clinton will be one of the hundreds of people gathering at the reagan presidential library today to say goodbye to former first lady nancy reagan. the former first lady is being remembered for her style, grace and devotion to her husband, the 40th president. earlier in the week, first lady michelle obama says is remembering reagan as a passionate advocate for many important issues...namely her anti-drug campaign. nancy reagan's two children, patti and ronald, will share memories of their mother today. she will be buried on the grounds of the library...right by her husband.
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two witnesses for hulk hogan's team will take the stand in his lawsuit against tabloid website, gawker. on thursday, university of florida professor, mike foley, was cross examined by the defense, but struggled during questions about freedom of press. as we've been reporting, hogan is suing gawker for 100 million dollars for posting the sex tape video he claims he never knew even existed. we will continue to stream the trial live for you on our free 10 news app. testimony starts again at 9 this morning. take a look at this new video.. firefighters in los angeles battle a massive fire in a massive business building. smoke and flames could be seen for miles. it started at about 8:30 thursday night and crews are still hot spots. this is in boyle heights which is near downtown l-a. fortunately, no one was hurt. polk county school district employees accused of leaving a special needs student on the bus are free from jail. but both are on paid leave. there as bus driver gale brown and bus attendant
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bonded out of jail. the two are now facing child neglect charges. they were caught on bus cameras, leaving a 13 year old boy with special needs sleeping on the bus - twice in the past week. the sheriff says the student had to hitch-hike 30 miles to his home. "that alarm" sounds when the engine is shut off, forcing the driver to walk to the back of the bus and hit a button...essentially checking for kids. but investigators say brown and simmons had students disable it. engines! this afternoon-- the firestone grand prix kicks off in downtown st pete. will zoom along a downtown course at speeds up to 200 miles per hour! 10news reporter live in downtown st pete. sarah, one big fans are going to notice more security at this year's race.
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here this morning sunday, and they're sure to face long lines of people thrrough the two main gates, as officers step up security. for the first time ever-- race fans will through metal and they'll even have security on the water-- only registered or credentialed boats will be allowed in the yacht club basin. st. petersburg police are working with state and federal enhanced security. see something say something. they're also limiting what race fans can food, drinks or folding chairs this year. here's what i'm looking into changed the date of the race-- bumping it up a few weeks. i talked to some forced to make a big
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date was moved-- i'll explain why the change hurt them. pete, sarah wtsp it's a sign spring is soon approaching! adventure island opens its doors back up tomorrow! the park has been couple of months for the winter season. it's located right across from busch gardens on malcolm mckinley drive. the park opens at 10:00 a-m. when you're waiting for a plane to take off, you would never expect this.. a man wants to get some fresh air and tries to get his window open. it happened at a chinese airport. take a look. the entire gate opens up. he told flight attendants he thought the window would open separately. happened while the plane was still on the ground. it was delayed for about an hour.
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house looked more like a hollywood red carpet premiere. after the break, the celebrities who joined prime minister justin trudeau and his wife. but first, it's almost time to move those clocks forward an hour. the impacts daylight saving time can have on your body. and it's more than just losing some sleep. coming up tonight on 10 news and c-b-s. starting at 8:00, the amazing race, followed by hawaii five-o at 9:00. at 10:00, blue bloods. then tune in to watch 10 news at 11. don't forget to stay up for the late show with stephen colbert and his guests jeff daniels and audra mcdonald. live look at florida southern
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presidential candidates continue campaigning in states holding primary elections next tuesday, including the winner-take-all states of florida and ohio. on thursday night, the four remaining gop candidates faced off in a crucial debate in during which frontrunner donald trump doubled down rhetoric. dr. ended his presidential bid last endorse trump today. funeral services will be held for the former first next to her husband at the ronald reagan presidential library in simi valley, california. honored guests will include first and former first ladies laura bush, hillary clinton and rosalynn carter. more than 5,000 people paid their reagan as she lay in
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she died of congestive heart failure earlier this week at the age of 94. the firestone grand prix is taking over downtown st pete. this event is always a big money maker for the city with an estimated 48 million dollars expected. city leaders are encouraging people to come downtown instead of asking them to stay away like in years past. they've added parties and signs to help people find their way around downtown more easily. events are happening all weekend with the race scheduled for sunday. it was a star- studded night at the white house for the canada state dinner on thursday night. president obama and first lady michelle hosted prime minister justin trudeau, his wife and a number of celebrities. among them, canadian-born ryan reynolds, and his wife blake lively, sandra oh, mike meyers, michael j fox and lorne michaels. guests ate lamb splashed with
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a big heads up this sunday...it's that time of year again... daylight saving time. health experts say it can have a bigger impact on your body than just losing sleep. it in some cases it can increase the risk for a heart attack and stroke. the abrupt change in the body's timing.. changes the body's chemistry, which can increase your blood pressure and produce more blood clots. doctors say getting to bed a
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cutting back on caffeine and alcohol can help you ease into the new schedule. newspaper tease:
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the ledger be sure to put 10news sunday morning on your must watch list this weekend. have your top stories and ashley batey will have your sunday forecast. this week, a man's memoir on the abduction and murder of his brother in 19-73. if you've lived in the bay area a long time, you'll for sure remember this case. that's with our news partners at the tampa bay times. plus get a look at what's happening in your community. 10news sunday morning where we take the time to tell great local stories. we'll see you at
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live look from downtown st. pete where the firestone grand prix
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ben and jerry introduces three new core ice creams. brownie batter, cookies and cream cheesecake and coconuts for caramel. if you haven't had these before, ben and jerry's core ice cream pints add a flavor core running down the middle of the entire container, splitting two separate flavors in each pint. it wasn't carpool
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late show's james corden got a lot of laughs for his segment "take a break" where he filled in for the los angeles mayor. of course as you can see..corden had some fun playing mayor for the day. he turned his focus on ribbon cuttings within city hall and holding a news conference. coming up on 10 news this morning..
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lousiana as historic floods hit the area. the wory many have about the levees this morning. and shocking allegations against dog whisperer cesar millan. what he's now under investigation
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hot spots for you at 6:00 on your friday. good morning. i'm road warrior hilary zalla. a semi has jackknifed and is blocking lanes on st. joe road in darby in pasco county at matt road east of i-75. also in tampa, watch out for railroad repairs happening on 34th street. it is closed down at the intersection of fifth avenue until monday.

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