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news this morning. i'm allison kropff. and i'm ian reitz. the day is finally here. you've heard about a new ferry service connecting downtown st pete to downtown tampa. today--- the cross bay ferry will make it's first trip across tampa bay. 10news reporter sarah hollenbeck is live on 2nd avenue northeast where the ferry is stationed this morning. sarah, by friday, we're going to have a new way to get around town. take its maiden voyage today-- carrying city leaders from both sides. starting today you can buy tickets for the first day this opens to the public: friday. leaders in hillsborough and pinellas have worked for years towards this day. the 149-person ferry is part of a 6-month pilot program.
connect you from the pier behind the museum of history in st pete to the convention center in downtown tampa. it will run twice a day-- and start with mostly weekend service. st pete mayor rick kriseman says sitting on this ferry will sure beat sitting in traffic. city leaders want to know if the boats are popular and city leaders want to know if the boats are popular and from there they'll look at expanding the service. the biggest criticism they've heard: that the boats won't make enough trips to make it a reliable
digging into for 5- 30... how much will it cost you? how long will the ferry take to get from one point to the other? all the important information you need to know before you ride....in 30 minutes. allison.... we're down to just one week before the election and the candidates are making their final pushes for your vote. 10news reporter emerald morrow is live at pasco- hernando state college in dade city. emerald, clinton will once again be putting emphasis on the importance of early voting. focus for her last week when she stumped in tampa, and it's going to be a big issue again today here in pasco...and for good reason. it's not just because we're down to the final days before the general election...but because of how early voting seems to be working in favor of the democrats. a new report from the new york times shows democrats have the early voting advantage over republicans in swing states. but numbers
in the polls...with trump taking the smallest of leads. so it really seems to be in clinton's best interest to keep pushing you all to cast your ballots ahead of time, because if she can win florida, she can pretty much knock trump out of the race. former president bill clinton will also be in the area today...and trump will be in florida tomorrow. i'll explain what that means for the fight to win florida, coming up at 5:30. back to you. toy campaign in pennsylvania and wisconsin. he heads to florida tomorrow. trump has been praising f-b-i director james comey, for the fbi's decision to look through thousands of emails connected to clinton. meanwhile, clinton's campaign is accusing comey of a blatant double standard for disclosing the email probe to congress but staying silent on its investigations into the trump campaign's alleged ties to russia. the white house
the white house press secretary josh earnest weighed in on the controversy. he said the president doesn't believe director comey is intentionally trying to influence the outcome of an election. president obama will be in florida once again. he'll be flying to miami tomorrow. then on thursday, he'll be joining in at a rally for hillary clinton. today officially starts the fourth open enrollment for obamacare. listen to this before you enroll. those of you who will use obamacare may have fewer health insurance choices next year. an associated press analysis found people in about a third of u-s counties will only have one insurer. under the 'affordable care act", the country's uninsured rate has dropped to historic lows. the search continues this morning for a father who disappeared in the alafia river. the hillsborough county sheriff's office says 38- year-old william morris was jet skiing with his 3- year-old son, but never made it home. when his wife called his cell phone, the child answered and told her that he was alone on a small island. the boy was
the island they were last seen on is known as "island 75". it's on the alafia river just west of i-75. deputies found the jet ski on the south side of the island. an adult life jacket and morris' wallet were on it. when we find out more information on the search for morris, we will update you on air and on our website w-t-s-p dot com. it's been almost five months since the shooting at an orlando nightclub. a judge ordered the city of orlando to release the audio from a series of 9- 1-1 calls made by the gunman. the release of the calls, moments after the city dropped its objection. transcripts of the calls were released in september. the gunman claimed his attack at pulse nightclub was revenge for a u-s air strike that killed an isis leader. throughout the three-hour-long throughout the three-hour-long standoff, the negotiator repeatedly tries to get the gunman to share information on what's going on inside the club and to come out peacefully. eventually, police killed him. there are 232
depicts suffering or killing. they will be individually reviewed by the judge who will decide whether to release them. a bizarre story out of largo this morning. this man, edward dorsey is facing charges this morning for throwing his glass eye at hospital staff. police say he was being checked out by largo medical center indian rocks road when he removed his glass eye and threw it at a doctor and nurse. a tragic accident out of mississippi this morning. right now, an investigation is underway after a three people, including two children were killed and several others were hurt. police say the car that hit the flat bed trailer, rear- ended it. it's unknown right now what caused the car to hit the trailer. it's an exciting night for baseball fans. we are just hours away from game six of the world series. the chicago cubs take on the indians in cleveland. the cubs beat the indians 3-to-2 in game five sunday...at wrigley field. the indians lead the series 3-to-2, so if they win tonight.. they are the champs! this is either going to make you upset or happy this
the new starbucks holiday cups are out. but after getting much criticism last year...will these cups live up to your expectation? we have that story, coming up. before your kids go stuffing their face with all that halloween candy, they probably need to slow down. after the break, the amount of candy eaten that can be life threatening. port tampa bay has now become florida's largest and most diversified. which helps explain why it is one of dana young's top priorities. generating over 15 billion for the regional economy, and 80 thousand local jobs. dana young is working to continue that success, by attracting high waged jobs for families who need them and fighting a bureaucracy that too often gets in the way.
this is violet. she's been waiting for this moment for awhile. a moment other kids wouldn't think twice about. her first bowl of cheerios. because now that cheerios are gluten fre violet, and many others are enjoying their first bowl today. under state attorney mark ober's watch, rape and sexual assault are on the rise. ober is not just ineffective, he declined to prosecute a man who forced a girl into sexual slavery, even blad the ctim. ober: she was with him voluntarily. our community deserves new leadership.
dade city and bill clinton will both be in st. pete. donald trump will be in florida tomorrow, his running mate, mike pence, was in clearwater last night.> if you have a moment.. come over to your screen and take a look at this. this picture was taken just moments after a gas line explosion in shelby county, alabama. several people were taken to a hospital after the explosion. firefighters had to wait for the fuel to burn off because the flames were so hot. when they were able to fight it -- it took hours to get under control. news about the explosion traveled fast. it happened
working on a pipeline when it exploded. the mayor there says that it was not related to a leak that caused an explosion in the same area several months ago. new video this morning out of oakland, california. fire broke out at a construction site getting dangerously close to people living nearby. two security guards inside the building were able to get out safely. people are waiting to get back inside their apartment buildings. the cause is under investigation. parents...this is an interesting story about halloween candy. the "american chemical society" looked into how much candy you would need to eat before potentially dangerous effects. it's a lot. 13 and a half grams of sugar per pound of body weight and it would have to be eaten all at once. so for someone weighing 180 pounds, it would take about five point four pounds of sugar in one sitting. that could be 262 fun size bars or 1,672 pieces of
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i spent 22 years in the air force, and i was a republican for every one of them. i was rationalizing donald trump's behaviors until... i heard that tape, that was the last straw. i don't want my granddaughter thinking it's okay to be... treated
that way, and my grandson growing up thinking... that's how you should treat women. at scas me, that scares me a lot. so hillary's got my vote.
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but now you can get more of what you love. so you can find something else to not love. like hearing the sound of your own voice. new study at the university of california san diego found moderate use of social media such as facebook is associated with living longer. they stress the activity should maintain and enhance interactions off- line they may be the president and first lady, but that doesn't mean they cage halloween! president obama and first lady michelle obama danced to michael michelle obama danced to michael jackson's thriller at his last halloween celebration at the white house. they decorated the south lawn as more than four thousand trick or treaters came to visit. the first lady, who is an advocate for healthy eating, even joked about how halloween is the one day you can
this is going to this is going to make you laugh this morning one celebrity transforms into a pokemon for halloween...all to make his daughter smile. obviously, you don't recognize him in this instagram video. but dwayne johnson, the rock, is underneath that pikachu costume. he says his daughter loves the character, but when she first saw him, she started crying, so he had to start dancing. after awhile, he steps back to get some air, of course out of his daughter's sight. he ends the video by say "what daddy's do."
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port tampa bay has now become florida's largest and most diversified. which helps explain why it is one of dana young's top priorities. generating over 15 billion for the regional economy, and 80 thousand local jobs. dana young is working to continue that success, by attracting high waged jobs for families who need them and fighting a bureaucracy that too often gets in the way.
good morning, it's i'm allison kropff. and i'm ian reitz. with just one week left before the election, both hillary clinton and donald trump are fighting for your vote. trump will be in florida tomorrow and clinton will stump in the bay area today-- pushing you to cast your ballot early. 10news reporter emerald morrow is live at pasco- hernando state college in dade city. emerald, these appearances say a lot about which areas are most important to the candidates during these final days
yeah, you've heard us say it over and over again about how crucial florida is to this election. but if you really want to understand which areas trump and clinton are fighting for hardest, all you have to do is pay attention to where they show up this week. on top of being here in pasco today... hillary clinton will also make stops in seminole and broward counties, so she's going to be all over the state. but the stops here and in seminole touch on the i-4 corridor...which is critical to the election. in fact, a new report from the associated press suggests the i-4 corridor could actually decide the election. that's huge, but no surprise, as the area is considered to be a bellwether---or predictor of how the state and the nation could go in the election. and with clinton and trump both neck-and-neck in the polls...with trump actually having a slight lead...both candidates will