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((russell- a mysterious disappearance. a father disappears while jet skiing with his three year old >>russell: a father disappears while jet skiing with his 3-year-old son. the boy is okay. the father, nowhere to be fo of the recent controversies have an impact? i'm in washington. we'll have the very latest on that just ahead. >>laura: and living longer. it's easier than you might think. try making friends on facebook. welcome to the 7:00 hour of "good day tampa bay." i'm laura moody. >>russell: and i'm russell rhodes. a lot ahead this morning. we start with the weather and dave. >>dave: we've had a good morning. good morning, russell and laura. it's november. we're so close to finishing the
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60 in brooksville. 67 in tampa. 71 in st. petersburg. so we have a mild, nice start to the day. just as pretty as yesterday with the sunshine and high temperatures really getting back in the mid 80s. next three days are going to be like this. we'll start to get the changes on friday going into the weekend. we'll discuss those in a little bit. >>vanessa: thank you. 7:01. our two bigger trouble spots are going to be in pasco county so this is o following for a little while. this one along u.s. 19. still southbound lane blocks, at least two we'll be blocked here at the intersection with fox hollow drive following a vehicle crash with injuries. this according to the pasco county sheriff's office. give yourself an extra minute or two out the door. this is a new one reported. sat road 54. this is only blocking an inside lane so expect some delays but nothing major and as always, use
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election day and surprises keep coming. there's talk now of a potential constitutional crisis. plus the discovery of new insider emails for the clinton campaign. >>laura: president obama is in a tough spot as he heads out today, too. doug is following it all from washington. >>reporter: president obama has a pretty aggressive campaign schedule in the days ahead, but he's trying to strike a balance. supporting hillary clinton while trying not to undermine a renewed f.b.i. investigation into her email controversy. some light moments on hillary clinton's campaign plane last night as aides celebrated halloween. there are scary days ahead for clinton and donald trump and for trump, it's still an uphill battle involving three states. >> he needs florida, ohio and north carolina to come his way. that definitely puts him in the game, losing any of those three and it's a long road. >>reporter: and take a look at
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schedule this week. florida, ohio and north carolina hoping to block trump. >> there is no case here. >>reporter: don't expect the president to join the democratic pile-on of f.b.i. director james comey who notified congress that the f.b.i. had uncovered a new trove of clinton insider emails. >> the president believes that director comey is a man of integrity, he's a man of principle and he's a man of good character. >>reporter: trump argues that clinton could be prosecuted over her classified >> her election would mire our government and our country in a constitutional crisis that we cannot afford. >>reporter: in truth, about the only legal option republicans would have at that point would be impeachment. democrats, meantime, suggest the f.b.i. is investigating former trump campaign manager for his alleged ties to russia. and they say director comey has a double standard and more drama
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evidence while serving as a cnn krktor, they fed debate questions to the clinton campaign to edge out bernie sanders.pcnn has cut ties with . still the clinton campaign is pretty confident in the final days. in fact, "new york post" this morning is reporting that the campaign has already booked a celebratory fireworks show in new york on election night. >>russell: hillary clinton is returning to the bay area this afternoon. she'll hold a rally in dade city. starts at 3:00. doors open at 1:00. former president clinton also coming here to campaign for his wife. he'll attend a rally at the thomas jackson rec center in st. petersburg. doors for that event open at 5:30. >>laura: mike pence is urging republicans in florida to vote. doesn't matter when, he says. either early or on election day.
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night. he says every vote will matter because it's a tight race in florida. at one point pence had to use a megaphone in the dark because the power went out. it was probably a blown fuse. no signs of tampering. a reminder that fox 13 is your home for the most complete election coverage. next tuesday we'll have reporters across the state covering major races. we'll also have results on air and >>russell: happening right now, the investigation into a bizarre a lot of questions about a father who disappeared last night. shayla reaves is trying to get answers this morning. >>reporter: good morning to you. right now it's unclear exactly where 38-year-old william morris might be and we know authorities spent several hours searching for the missing father. i want to show you this picture of william morris.
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looking for a. cord to go authorities, it was just before 6:00 in the evening when they learned that he was missing. according to a spokesperson for the sheriff's office, it was sometime yesterday afternoon when morris took his 3-year-old son jet skiing but did not return from the ride. his wife reached out by cell phone and the child reportedly answered a request to face time. a good samaritan found the boy on an island west of as island 75 by locals. a search of the island revealed an adult jet ski pulled onto the bank, an adult life jacket and the missing man's wallet. sheriff's office searched by air, ground, water, trying to find morris. florida wish and wildlife concentration commission was also involved in the search effort. at last check we're told the child is okay but it's unclear
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law enforcement. so still active, still ongoing and we'll continue to keep you posted should additional information become available. back to you. >>russell: we'll talk later. thank you. >>laura: it is 7:07 now. there's a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a hit-and-run driver. that person fatally struck 33-year-old jessica otera. that after her car broke down morning. 25-year-old deputy adam pennell was hit trying to help her. he has a shattered pelvis, broken hip and other broken bones. he's having surgery today and his recovery may take a year or longer. if you know who hit them, call crime stoppers. 1-800-226-tips. also in polk county, lakeland police are looking for a thief. pictures show him walking up to the counter at a subway restaurant saturday night and
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the money. he was gone by the time a place canine unit got there. detectives want to hear from anyone who may know who he is. >>russell: sarasota got a lot to offer. it's something that residents knew and now a new survey is touting the city as one of the best in the country. using categories like safety, affordability and quality of life, financial site wallet hub compiled a list. sarasota the highest ranked smallest city in the state, putting it in the top 4%. the city took the top spot for and fitness centers per capita. as for the whole country, here are the top three best cities. westfield, indiana, princeton, new jersey and remember, sarasota is one of 12 finalists for best seaside town in america. coastal living is conducting that survey. you can vote by going to our website, they'll let you vote once every 15 minutes. they'll reveal the winner in january. >>laura: stay with us.
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coming up, troubling new statistics about children. and the drugs they find around the house. >>russell: plus testing your traffic knowledge. a fact or fiction quiz. play along to see if you know the answers. >>dave: a pretty start to the day and i know the sun is not going to be up for another half hour or so, but you get a glimpse of it and the way it looks by looking at our tampa net cam and the clear skies we have. 67 degrees in tampa, by the way. 86 really for the next we're not going to change much as far as the weather goes, but then a cold front comes through just in time for the weekend. we'll talk about the impact that will have dunkin's sweet black pepper bacon sandwich is back with twice the crispy, caramelized peppered bacon. experience a breakfast sandwich made for bacon lovers. america runs on dunkin'. bob buesing... on the record.
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forclosures on homes critical to seniors. his law firm is accused of running up costs on a school district at the expense of our kids. trailing in the polls, buesing attacks dana young. for things she never did. so we ask... mr. buesing, will you do anything to win?
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i moved on her like a [bleep]. you can do anything. grab them by the [bleep] we have to make sure that donald wins this election. marco rubio stands by trump and failed to show up for florida. here's what i believe in. bringing people together and reaching across the aisle to get things done. protecting social security. and building an economy that works for all of us. i'm patrick murphy and i approved this message
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>>dave: good morning, polk county. how about the lakeland net cam this morning? now, that is a pretty start to the day overlooking lake mirror and it's comfy, it's quiet. we like it like that. john hopkins all children's
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tampa bay, another fantastic start. you know, and that is -- people always say, how do you live down there in the summertime? how do you deal with that? that's how we do it. 65 in palm harbor. 67 in tampa at this hour. 64 for our friends in plant city. a couple of spots in the 50s crystal river, inverness, both double nickels this morning. i got 64 in bradenton, 67 in sarasota and inland locations. yeah, mainly low to mid 60s and we will rebound quickly after that sun does come up in the next half hour or so, too. get back in the 80s for today while holding our humidity in the moderate category. to be honest, it's been good that our winds have stayed out of the northeast for the past couple of weeks because it's held dew points in the low to
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wednesday, thursday doesn't change that much. if we had had a south wind, boy, it would have been like summertime around here but we haven't. by friday, we're anticipating a front to come through the area. that front, way back up here to the northwest now, that will provide us with cooler, drier weather in time for the weekend. it's not going to be anything extreme but obviously a huge, noticeable difference by the time we get into night and then saturday, sunday and into monday. so just a few days away. until then, seasonably warm. temperatures five degrees above normal. normal high is 81. we'll post a high of 86 with the sunrise and a beautiful one at that at 7:42. clear skies, mild tonight with a low temperature of around 68 degrees. and then for wednesday, more sunshine, continued warm with
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really the only one has been the choppy conditions we've had offshore. they haven't been awful but not perfect, either. 75-degree water temperatures and high tide is at 4:37 this afternoon. here's your next seven days. here is what the cold front is going to do for you. one, slightest chance of a shower but don't cancel any outdoor plans for that. 30%. then look at the air. 77 on saturday 58 on sunday. yes, there's our clock. we're turning it back as you go to bed saturday night. otherwise, you'll be early on sunday. >>vanessa: i'll be sleeping in. thankfully so. thanks, dave. 7:15. right now we have a live look north side of the howard frankland bridge. here's the traffic heading into tampa, stacking up quite a bit as usual. pretty clear in the southbound direction.
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little bit here but we're still in the green for you folks crossing the bridge, heading toward the interchange. it should only take 16 minutes for the drive along 275. westbound drivers on i-4, plan for 12 minutes from branch forbes heading closer in towards the tampa area, getting off maybe at the exit with 75 and then 11 fowler avenue to the lae roadway expressway. >>laura: thank you. look at this. you don't mind. do us he wanted to be a volcano. cute. >>russell: that's great. >>lindsay: former producer, look at her kitty cat. we have been asking for your pictures for the last for you days. >>russell: that's a kid in a cabbage patch box. it's great. >>laura: it is. today they are outright adorable. so keep sending them in. use the hashtag good day tb and we'll show them all morning here on "good day." send in your pictures on facebook, send them in on
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day" tb. construction worker. >>russell: waste management. okay. got it. look at that. cat and mouse. >>laura: there's one more. cob -- cop and robber. keep sending them in, folks. laura cross, executive producer, rapunzel and the owlette. >>russell: nice. very nice. >>laura: very cute. a lot of charlie it was good to see a little throwback. >>russell: look at that cutie. ups man. cute kids. all right. grab a pen and paper. we have a number you may need to use the next time you have a question about your thanks giving dinner. >>laura: butterball turkey. talk about throwbacks. advice from our doctor, making time for facebook. how that social media site may
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but first, charley belcher. good morning. what are you up to today? >>charley: good day to you, lawyer a. i'll tell you about a class you can take but you have to say hello to my little friends. see, i like any class that involves power tools. you've heard about the places you go and learn how to paint and you go home with a picture and everybody has a good time. same idea, same concept only with metal and power tools. so there's no wine involved with this. stick around. i'm t metal school in clearwater when "good day tampa bay" continues.
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y25qmy yy6y 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 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. dana young for the florida senate.
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((laura- a lot of people will be late for work and school today in >>laura: a lot of people will be late for work and school today in philadelphia. >>russell: and some may just decide to stay home altogether. 4700 transit workers went on strike at midnight after the union could not get a last minute contract deal. both sides are hopeful to reach an agreement before election
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killed a worker and hurt several others. people living within a three mile radius had to evacuate because the fire is threatening to spread. explosion appears to be an accident right now by all accounts. it took place in a rural area about a mile from where that line broke last month. rupture led to gas shortages across several states. too early to tell if the explosion will do the same thing. >>russell: a woman defends the man accused of killing her son. a never good at keeping track of time and was forgetful and that ross harris was a loving father. prosecutors say he was cheating on her when he left their son in a car for seven hours on a summer day. the couple got a divorce after his arrest. >>laura: some uber drivers in boston are accused of discrimination. that's a conclusion. they found that riders with
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cancellations by the uber drivers in boston and also women were spending more time and paying more for the same route as men. uber sent out a statement that says discrimination has no place in society and no place in uber. >>russell: zika virus is not only a threat to pregnant women but men as well. virus may damage want male reproductive system. researchers found zika attacked hormone generation. study authors wanted more research to be done because animal studies don't always reflect what happens in humans. >>dave: 7:23 and i mean, a stellar start to the day. we had a little fog earlier to the north. that's pretty much gone now. we're going to go right back up into the mid 80s for high temps this afternoon which, you know, yesterday it was warm outside but it wasn't extreme.
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the next three days, this is five degrees above normal for this time of year. so mostly sunny and warm. the only rain chance we have is just a quick little 30% chance of rain as a front comes through on friday. but you're going to love our delightful weekend forecast. i'll have that for you coming up in 15 minutes. >>vanessa: i love the forecast. this is really bad looking. look at the delays. it's crawling on 275. question. the camera in the area is not working. this is hillsborough avenue. check out the travel times. over an hour to get from bearss avenue to i-4. that's very, very slow. typical travel time is around 25, 30 minutes or so. it's double right now to get into the interchange. crash is reported in the area of floribraska exit. definitely avoid the area.
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trying to get in towards downtown tampa, anywhere north of the area, it actually might be slightly quicker to find your way over towards the veterans expressway or maybe even taking 75 south to westbound i-4 and then head towards downtown that way. so we'll updaylight you on this one but avoid this. 275 southbound approaching floribraska. >>russell: bucs are running out of options at running back. >>laura: and from downtn having to cross the bridge. ken tells us how to do it. >>reporter: i don't think swimming is going to work, but i can tell you what will. it's sitting there, the cross bay ferry. it will go from st. pete to tampa and back again dunkin's sweet black pepper bacon sandwich is back with twice the crispy, caramelized peppered bacon.
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(russell- welcome back to good day tampa bay. the time is 7:--. it's been nearly >>russell: welcome to "good day." almost 7:30. it's been nearly five months since the deadly shooting spree inside the pulse nightclub in orlando. >>laura: and we're finally hearing the conversations the killer had with dispatchers and the negotiators. jennifer epstein is here now with part of that story. good morning. >>jennifer: good morning. we have to wait for a judge to release audio recordings. many family members of the victims. >> the air strike that killed a few weeks ago, that's what triggered it, okay? >> okay. >>jennifer: for the first time, we're hearing the orlando nightclub shooter in his own words. this as a florida judge orders the release of the 911 audio recordings from the night of the pulse shooting. >> we can let it rest because we
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can hear mateen admit to opening fire in the lgbt nightclub. >>jennifer: recordings include negotiations between plus and mateen in which the gunman said he committed the attack because of u.s. air s >>jennifer: media groups that pushed for the calls to be released saying the public should be able to evaluate the police response, the worst mass shooting in modern day history. some family members say the release of the calls just prolongs their agony and grief. >> we don't need to hear that
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their voice. >>jennifer: the massacre left 49 people dead, dozens more hurt. police fatally shot the gunman a few hours later to end a standoff. investigators still don't know his motive. >>laura: thank you. new this morning, health officials say the number of young children hospitalized after overdoses has spiked nearly 200%. from 1997 to 2012, researchers found of kids hospitalized for opioid pain skiller poisoning. children under the age of 10 were more likely to accidentally overdose but shockingly, officials found that younger kids were more likely to take the pills in order to harm themselves or to attempt suicide. for teens, most of the poisonings were from them trying to get high.
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of this opioid crisis in children. >>russell: today is the maiden voyage for ferry service between st. petersburg and tampa. now, this is for media and city leaders only. everybody else can start taking the trip on friday. ken is in st. pete with specifics on all of this. a lot of people very excited about this. good morning. >>reporter: good morning. here's the bottom line. if you want to cross the bay before today, you had to go over one of the the old mar area but now there's an alternative and it's floating behind us. this is the cross bay ferry. it's going to be travelling from st. pete to tampa and shoving off just a little while from now. i can tell you there's going to be a whole lot of hoopla. there are going to be city officials and county officials on board hoping this venture flies. the ferry will connect downtown tampa and st. pete with two trips a day except for saturdays and then it will be three trips.
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the tampa convention center, about a 45 minute ride for about 10 bucks each way. backers have high expectations. they see big possibilities here. people in st. pete might want to use the ferry to catch a lightning game in tampa. folks in tampa might want to jump on it to check out a cool restaurant on beach drive or central avenue here in st. petersburg. this is a pilot project, only running for six months or so. they thought they would just launch it and see what happens. at this point, there's a lot of adrenaline. people are psyched. there's going to be some eating and drinking and, you know, boy, this is a good project. then at the end of six months, we'll see if the numbers actually crunch. but at this point, just lots of fun for the big maiden voyage a little while from now. back to you guys. >>russell: it's -- we got water. we got plenty of it. it is -- looks like it could be
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okay. see you later, man. thanks. >>laura: seems like everywhere we go, we see people using social media on their smart phones. constantly browsing and believe it or not, a large study says that using facebook can help you live longer. dr. jo is here now to discuss that. good morning. >> good morning. >>laura: boy, it changes. a story said that facebook causes depression among younger people. now it's showing you can live longer. >> those people who were using facebook, this was done a few years ago so pre-election. i have to say that. they found they had 12% less likely to die. now, there were certain caveats within the study and these were people that were moderate users. they found that the extremes, when they posted way too much or didn't post at all, those were associated with a little more increased mortality.
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at was their interactions so if they've been tagged in several photos, for example, or posted photos, it really showed perhaps that they had outside social lives which we know is correlated with decreased mortality. that's social support system. so that was one of the things they looked at and then they looked at friend acceptances. the more friends you accept, the more people reaching out to you perhaps, that also was mortality. >>laura: on social gratification here. is that -- >> yeah. social gratification and social support and feeling like you're not isolated or alone. you know, they looked at several other little things within that scope so they looked at cancers, for example. and i spoke with a researcher yesterday and he figured that cancer probably wouldn't have a big association with it. it didn't seem to because cancer tends to be random, not as affected by the people around
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cardiovascular disease or looked at drug overdoses which may have a benefit to having that social support, he did find a decrease in those types of things in individuals who were moderate facebook users. >>laura: you and think about that. the reverse may be concerning and back to my earlier point that if you don't have those things, what can happen. if you don't have that social gratification. >> yeah. that's where we do have the increased. you know, you think about suicide, all the other things when people don't and certainly we know, too, with other things. cardiovascular disease or other types of inflammatory as we know. you know, inflammation tends to increase the risk of some things. we know that having social support and some other things outside help to decrease those things, those chemicals, bad chemicals released in the body. it makes a little sense. there was concern before that you're sitting so much, using
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>>laura: not living your life. >> exactly. this seems to counter that. the caveat is this. social media changes on a rel basis and for example, we used to try to track things like flu and various other things. there were ago ga rhythms set up dependent on what social media was doing at that point in time. some don't even work anymore. whether or not it's true today, again, with all of the climate that we're seeing and all of the -- you know, types of posts we're seeing, we can't say for sure that it's tends to -- we can tend to think that connection that we get online may have a benefit. >>laura: right. never hurts to reach out and try to make more friends, put yourself out there a little. thank you. >>russell: don't sweat over the turkey this thanksgiving. help is right at your finger tips. you know what it is. butterball. but they're going digital for the holidays. for the first time, the company will allow people to send questions with a text message. butterball will answer those
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november 17, all the way through thanksgiving. doesn't matter what time it is. workers will be there to send a rely 24 hours a day. here's the number if you want to snd a text about your turkey. it's 844-877-3456. the question they get the most involves how long it takes to thaw a turkey. they recommend 24 hours in the fridge for eve hours in cold water for the same size turkey. >>dave: in sports, the buccaneers might have lost another running back to injury. now, there's a good chance that rogers won't be able to play thursday night against the falcons. he hurt his foot on sunday. now, there are reports that it's a sprain. rogers has done a remarkable job filling in for martin and sims.
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yard games. if rogers can't play, the bucs will have to rely on peyton barber and veteran smith. now, monday night football, the bears beat the vikings 20-10. howard ran more than 150 yards and a touchdown while chicago quarterback cutler threw for 252 yards and a touchdown after missing five games with a thumb injury. it's tonight. there it is. game six of the world series. joe making a trip to cleveland yesterday. they're trying to force a seventh game while the indians will try to win the world series for the first time since 1948. the game starts a little bit past 8:00 and you can watch it, of course, right here on fox 13 and also tonight, the lightning are trying to snap a three game losing streak. they'll play the islanders in new york to end the six game road trip. they'll be back home thursday
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day? what a beautiful picture of the usf marine science camera. clear skies, another warm one coming our way. changes late on friday. we'll discuss those in a few minutes. >>vanessa: very pretty. i feel like with all the sports games to watch, i'm running such a sleep deficit already. it will be a long week. thank you. and still to come, we have our traffic tip tuesday and we have trivia. we're going to play a little fact or fiction. hopefully you'll play along with us at ho in the studio to play as well and maybe some answers will and maybe some answers will surprise you. oh, look... ...another anti-wrinkle cream and maybe some answers will surprise you. in no hurry to make anything happen.
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((russell- we're following a news alert out >>russell: 7:436789 -- 7:43. boston has a deadly crash that involves a school bus and city bus. the accident happened early this morning in the southwest part of the city. it's about two blocks from a high school. officials say a city bus collided with the school bus.
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died. front of the school bus is crumbled and the side is ripped off the commuter bus. still not clear if any students were on the bus at the time of the crash. we'll continue to follow it and bring you updates. that's a bad wreck, dave. >>dave: my goodness. yeah. 7:44 and i start by showing you just the gorgeousness which is our sun up this morning. there's the tampa skyline, bayshore boulevard and just a beautiful -- little start to the day. checking on the beach and it's pretty much the same thing as well. you have temperatures for the most part in the 60s. there are a couple of stragglers up in crystal river, brooksville, those areas are in the mid 50s and we do have one lone 70-degree temperature in st. petersburg. but even these numbers along the coast are just a little bit above normal whereas it's a beautiful start to the day in
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across i-10. low to mid 70s over south florida. obviously not a huge change in today's forecast as we go right back up into the mid 80s. it will be lovely. it will be warm as high pressure continues to dominate our weather. this is going to be the case the next three days. eventually a cold front is going to come through the area and it looks like kind of late in the day on friday or friday night. that's going to set the bit cooler weekend. i think you're really going to enjoy that. 86 degrees for a high temperature today under mostly sunny skies and sunrise was three minutes ago. nice. clear skies, mild tonight. mid to lower 60s inland and north and then more sunshine and warmth tomorrow with your high around 86 degrees. as the front comes through on friday, there may be a quick
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best right now. then it clears out. don't forget to turn the clocks back going into sunday morning, getting rid of daylight savings time and beautiful. just gorgeous weather. it could be in the 50s for many of us come the morning hours on sunday. >>vanessa: very nice. thank you, dave. right now it is 7:46 and here's some good news. of course, there's going this was the sight where we had that earlier crash and it looks like most of it has cleared off, too, as far to the right as you can get. it's actually right there. this is 275 south where you see the very heavy delays here. the camera shot we're taking is near mlk and delays are well back to the bearss area. taking more than an hour, about 78 minutes from bearss avenue
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even though we're seeing clearing with the travel lanes. so lots of red to show you, basically from the crash site running 13 miles an hour and it's starting to back up in a moderate fashion towards that junction with 75/275. looks like the veterans expressway looks clear if you want to take that and reasonably clear southbound 75 heading to i-4 westbound. those two being probably your main work arounds for this crash. we'll get to the manatee cou area. we do have some southbound delays here. you can see 75 just north of university, we do have a left lane that's blocked and it's causing solid delays back to state road 70 and then moderate delays from 70 back towards 64. make sure you're planning extra time here or if you can, easily do so, avoid the area. all right. we'll keep it here with the roadways. we want to get to our tuesday traffic tip and as i promised before the break, we have a little trivia and officer roy
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a little quiz. >> happy tuesday to have someone. >>vanessa: happy tuesday to everybody. you have everybody here. let's start with a little fact and fiction. and your first question in a lightning storm, the car is the safe place to be? >> do you think it's the state offest place? >>vanessa: i feel dave has an advantage here. >>laura: rubber tires, right? >>dave: no. inco if you're stuck outside, being in a car is the safest place to be unless it is a convertible because the metal on the car redirects the lightning in the ground. it's not the rub he were -- rubber. safest place to be is in the home. >> i could not have said that any better. right. absolutely. like he said, the safest place is inside somewhere but if you're in a car, that's going to be a lot safer than under a tree
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something like that. but dave, you couldn't have answered that better. >>dave: seriously, though, convertibles do not protect against lightning. >> that's correct and also newer cars that don't have a lot of metal in them, that electricity or whatever has nowhere to go. so a lot of -- the more metal in your car, actually the safer it is. >>dave: try to get inside. >>vanessa: speaking of newer cars, next fact or fiction. olde they're bigger and heavier. >> a lot of people say that. they say the old cars are built like tanks. what do you think? are they safer? >>russell: if they were safer, they would still build them like that. >> older cars are not safer than newer cars. newer cars are much safer. they have air bags in them now and you'll see a newer car crashed on the side of the road or whatever and it looks like
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that's on purpose. a lot of newer cars absorbs the impact of the crash. you may look over and go, that thing is a piece of junk because it's all torn up. actually that being all torn up the way it is absorbed a lot of crash and helped save the person. so cars nowadays are much safer than they used to be. >>vanessa: they next question or statement, fact or fiction, stumped me. it has to do with when it rains, you can see better if you wear sunglasses. >> these are all the myths a lot of people say to do. what do you think? you're in a rain storm. it's pouring down. do you put your sunglasses on or not? >>russell: laura has a comment. >>laura: i think that's true. i'm not sure if you put your sunglasses on to see better but maybe if they're polarized? >> you're on the money today. if your glasses are polarized, that could possibly help.
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everything else like that. so if you're going to wear sunglasses during a rain storm, only wear them if they're polarized. that was great. absolutely. >>vanessa: and we're starting to run out of time so the last statement, we'll try to touch on quickly. men are safer drivers than women. i feel like we mentioned this before, maybe in the context of fatal crashes but in general. >>dave: that's a trick question. >>russell: i'm going to say, yes, we are. >>vanessa: or a dangerous question. >>dave: are w that changes the answer completely. >>vanessa: changes the curve. >> statistics are not on a man's side. they aren't. more men are stopped for speeding. more men are ticketed for speeding. more men are ticketed with dui's, more men are ticketed for wreckless driving and more men are ticketed for accidents. i mean, we can go all the way down. it's hard to believe but the
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men. >>russell: i'll accept it. >>vanessa: and on that note, we'll leave it there. >> you answered all the questions. thank you. very good job. >>vanessa: always a treat. and we'll get to charley now. >>charley: good job, everybody. learning a little something and i always enjoy watching you guys compete. i am not competing with anything today but class is in session at chin whiskers metal school. see that guy right turn around, david. that's that -- wow, the resemblance is amazing. this guy needs his own show on one of those cable network where is they turn old stuff into new stuff and you'll find that out if you just stay tuned and let me tell you about this interesting school where you can
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>>charley: "good day tampa bay." i'm charley belcher coming to you from clearwater this morning, from chin whiskers metal school. there he is, folks. dave is the man behind the idea. in fact, dave owns dunright metal fabricators. how long have you been in the metal world? >> i've owned my own business 30 years. third generation in it and i always care about the fact that i believe rust. >>charley: that does not
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with a twist where people get together, go home with a finished products. people are digging that. and you thought, well, i want to continue the world of metalworking. you have a passion for it. >> exactly. >>charley: and you see it dying a little bit. >> exactly. everybody wants to be on computers. and if i can take and entice them to come here and they're able to take and create a project in a matter of one evening, a painting is great. everybody has artistic abil smile on their face when they get all done with the project that they've done, especially when they say i don't know how to do this. i don't have any artistic abilities, i've never used a tool and i take them through the whole thing so by the time they go home, they go home with a product they've made and they're ecstatic. >>charley: you are doing good business, doing high end stuff
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but you kind of wanted to do this because you felt like you needed -- >> yeah. we can take and make sure that the trade doesn't die. they'll walk through target or pier one imports and they'll say little things that come from pakistan or whatever and i don't know if they think you put a seed in the ground and grow it, you know, but they come here and their layout and snip some corners and they use our big boy tools to bend stuff and they make a product. >>charley: cool. we'll show you how the class works, talk to some students who decided to learn this trade and we'll have a little fun today we'll have a little fun today with metal i alone can fix it! bomb the [bleep] out of 'em. i'd like to punch him in the face. i like people that weren't captured, okay? he's a mexican! she ate like a pig... i moved on her like a [bleep] i did not say that... i love war.
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