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((walter it's the final countdown.. just five days until election day - and florida is the focus. new this morning - both campaigns will be making a stop in the bay area this weekend. ((jen an arrest.. a confession.. and an apology. today - this 71- year old man will face a judge for a fatal hit and run crash. ((walter and: get ready for an extra hour sleep this weekend! but we may be paying the price for that extra hour - later next week. ((walter)) good morning.. and welcome to good day tampa bay... at 4:00. i'm walter allen. ((jen)) and i'm jennifer epstein. those stories in a minute, but now,
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finally some closure after a tragic crash... polk deputies say they've arrested the driver who took off... after hitting and killing a woman in lake wales and badly injuring a deputy. charlie lewis will appear in court this afternoon... sheriff grady judd says the 71-year-old confessed to
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deputies he had been drinking at a party before the crash. now judd says it could put him in jail for the rest of his life. saturday morning's crash killed 33-year-old jessica enchautegui-otero. sheriff's deputy adam pennell was severely injured. jessica flagged down the deputy after crashing her car on state road 60. that's when officials say lewis drove his blue ford f-150 into them and kept going. an anonymous crimestoppers tip led them to lewis' truck. he was arrested yesterday afternoon on his street... just minutes from lewis will appear before a judge at 1 this afternoon. police arrested a woman in saint pete for the death of her child... who disappeared nearly 5 years ago from their home in bendale, west virginia. lena lunsford is charged with the death of her child, aliayah lunsford. she was 3-years-old when she went missing in september of
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scheduled to be extradited to west virginia sometime today. the countdown to election day is on... with 5 days to go the candidates are battling it out for key swing states. and we have a clearer picture this morning of the race in florida. hillary clinton is leading donald trump by four points in a new fox 13, opinion savvy poll... 49 to 45 percent. the results fall within the four point margin of error.. so the race of the sunshine state is still essentially a ?tie. votes... and they're doing it right here in the bay area. both the trump and hillary campaigns are visiting
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((walter/dbx)) thanks shayla the sierra club joined forces with a polk county
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phosphate mining industry... and expanded testing of drinking water in the mulberry community. this is in response to the massive sinkhole that opened at mosaic's mulberry fertilizer plant in august. it dumped 200-million gallons of contaminated water into the aquifer. but mosaic continues to say that water has ?not spread beyong the plant. however... people who live a couple of miles away say they want more testing. at a news conference yesterday... sierra club officials called upon the state to stop mosaic from opening any new stricter regulations can be enacted. state senator darren soto also spoke... he's called upon the department of environmental protection to make mosaic speed up its plans to fill the hole. and he wants the company to expand its testing
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than a thousand private wells of people who live in the mulberry area. mosaic says anyone who would like to have their well water tested can call them. a solution to st. petersburg's sewage crisis! in the past, the city has been forced to dump millions of gallons of wastewater into the bay - because the system couldn't handle all the storm water during major rain events. the mayor laid out his plan to fix it.. and he even used a little humor to do it. the mayor wants to spend 304-million dollars over five years. in the first two year's they'll focus on increasing the capacity at the city's treatment plants. they'll also replace or repair leaky pipes. we're learning more about the extent of the injuries a largo firefighter suffered... after falling from a second story window wednesday. fire rescue officials say he has a spinal fracture... and will need 3 to 6 months to recover. the firefighter's
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practicing rappelling from a burning building during a training exercise. today in brandon... wawa is opening its ?newest convienence store. it will be the 100th wawa in florida! it's located on west brandon boulevard. while the store officially opens at 8 this morning... employees will be there in about an hour. it's for the "hoagie huddle for hunger". wawa employees across tampa bay are making a thousand sandwiches... which will be donated to school programs through feeding america tampa bay. by the way...ou in florida today. a big night at ray-jay ends on a depressing note.. the bucs lose pretty badly against the atlanta falcons.. but there was one play.. one catch.. that is possibly the catch of the season.. we'll have it all for you - in about 10-minutes.
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this month's moon is breaking
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i love you so much. that's why i bought six of you... for when you stretch out. i want you to stay this bright blue forever... that's why you will stay in this drawer... forever. i can't live without you. and that's why i will never, ever wash you. protect your clothes from the damage of the wash with downy fabric conditioner. it not only softens and freshens... it helps protect clothes... from stretching, fading and fuzz... so your favorite clothes stay your favorite clothes. downy fabric conditioner this year the voters of pinellas county have an opportunity to elect a public servant who has always put the people first. charlie crist. as governor he worked with both parties to get things done and i know you can trust charlie to do the same in congress. he'll fight to protect social security and medicare. defend women's health care and planned parenthood. and take care of our veterans. charlie needs your vote, please stand with him. i know he'll always stand with you.
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welcome back... the time is 4:xx. police found a woman who had been missing for months-- alive in south carolina. but the circumstances are quite disturbing... officers say kala brown was "chained up like a dog" inside a shipping container. 30-year-old brown and her boyfriend... charles carver
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chained up by the neck and fed by her captor. carver is still missing. the property owner is listed as todd kohlhepp... police arrested him yesterday. we're also hearing reports.. that as many as ?four bodies? could be on the property. kohlhepp is a convicted sex offender... who was convicted of kidnapping in arizona in 19-87. a county clerk in kentucky who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples is back in court. kim davis is asking a judge not to make her pay attorneys for the 4 couples asked the u-s district judge to award them more than 233- thousand-dollars. davis' lawyers say the case was resolved in the legislature... and she shouldn't have to pay. while the county government says they shouldn't be forced to pay up either... because davis was acting on the state's behalf. the city of san francisco is suing the developers of a luxury building... because it's sinking into the ground.
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leaning tower of san francisco". penthouses have sold for more than 10-million-dollars... and it's been home to celebrities like forty-niner joe montana. the city claims the company knew the 58-story building was sinking... but didn't warn home buyers. developers blame the city... saying they failed to oversee a nearby project. at this point... the building has sunk more than a foot and has a 6-inch lean at the top. a team of engineers is investigating. ((walter/jen)) i'll get to the forecast
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just over a week away. last month we had one... next month we'll see another supermoon-- but this is a very special supermoon. it will not only be the closest and brightest supermoon of the year... but the largest once since 19-48! and the full moon won't come this close to earth again for another 18 years! the supermoon will peak on november 14th just before 9
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a happy update this morning... the 2 dogs rescued by orange county deputies last week are now up for adoption. the pit bulls were found in the middle of the street late at night. one of them had an injured paw. deputies wrapped it
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animal services came. they're now named liberty and justice. the deputies who rescued them paid them a visit... and boy were they happy. the two girls are ready for new homes... and officials are hoping to keep them together. just a bad night for tampa bay sports.. the bucs sent fans home again - without seeing a win at ray-jay.. and: the score was closer for the bolts.. and it shootout! the shot-by-shot details after the break.
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when i come home and dinner's not ready i go through the roof. grab 'em by the p****". when you're a star, they let you do it. you can do anything. more accusers coming forward to say they were sexually assaulted by donald trump. i'll go backstage before a show... yes.. and everyone's getting dressed. donald trump walked into the dressing room while contestants, some as young as 15 were changing. you see these incredible looking women. i'd look her right in that fat ugly face of hers. she ate like a pig. a person who's flat-chested is very hard to be a 10. do you treat women with respect? uh... i can't say that either. alright, good.
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time to talk some sports this morning... lets start with the bucs. a tough loss bigger story... 2 injuries... jameis winston and mike evans. evans evaluated for a concussion... and winston, in garbage time... hurt his knee trying to run in a 2-point conversion. both players left the game, not to return... we will find out more on both players' status in the coming days... here's the highlights from their game against the falcons... opening grab for the bucs-- cameron brate
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after a review... he was down by contact. capitalizing on that drive... mike evans in the back corner of the endzone. 3-yard touchdown... 7 zip bucs. but the falcons answered quickly.. matt ryan made a deep pass to levine toilolo for a 32-yard touchdown. it's tied up at 7-7. falcons later extend their lead to 13-7. then the bucs defense-- getting after it. and the bucs offense coughed it up twice last night... forces a fumble.. while darryl smith recovers it. then the offense... punching it in. winston throwing that jump ball up to evans-- he's 6-5... so he's going to bring that down ?most of the time. a 24-yard touchdown. falcons lead by 6 in the third... they extended the lead with a pass to julio jones.... 34-14. the catch of the game... maybe
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one-handed snag by mike evans. late in the game... bucs going for two-- winston gets leveled. he ends up pimping off the field-- not to return. bucs lose 43-28 to the falcons. to hockey... and lightning coach jon cooper said yesterday morning life in the n-h-l it's tough to win games when you don't score early. in the bolts first 10 games... they've scored just 6 first period goals. unfortunately... those goals came in just 2 games-- so not happening often enough. tampa bay took on boston last night at amalie. and it's the bruins getting off to the quick
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gets the puck and just walks in and finds a hole past andrey vasilevskiy... boston up 1-0. bruins on the power play...nice puck movement here... ryan spooner gets it at the point and blasts it for the score... tampa bay in an 2-0 hole. lightning however... cuts that in lead in half before the end of the period. victor hedman with the laser shot goal... his second of the year.. lightning down one. after a boston goal in the second.... tampa b tyler johnson beating tuukka rast glove side... bolts down one. they even it up in the third... braydon colburn with the shot-- and who's on it? tyler johnson deflects it in... game tied at 2. we go to a shootout... one that would last ?10 rounds! unfortunately... it's the burins' jimmy hayes with the quick shot... goal... lightning lose 4-3 in a
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when we come back, i'll have another check on your weekend forecast - there's a change on the way! plus... she was a little girl whose fight for life became famous in our area.. but whatever happened to valerie tokajer? people still ask. 30 years later... lloyd sowers takes a look at where she is now-- coming up. putting a wife to work is a very dangerous thing.
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when you're a star, they let you do it. you can do anything. more accusers coming forward to say they were sexually assaulted by donald trump. i'll go backstage before a show... yes.. and everyone's getting dressed. donald trump walked into the dressing room while contestants, some as young as 15 were changing. standing there with no clothes. you see these incredible looking women. ke a pig. a person who's flat-chested is very hard to be a 10. do you treat women with respect? uh... i can't say that either. alright, good.
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29 years ago, all eyes in our area were on a little girl named valerie tokajer. she was very sick, and she needed a liver transplant to survive. to help pay for her transplant, there were fundraisers all over the area. but nearly 30 years later, how did it all turn out for valerie?. fox 13's lloyd sowers caught up with her. the fundraisers were
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tokajer. she needed a liver transplant to stay alive. when a liver ?was found, her parents rushed her to pittsburgh for a transplant, but instead they got devastating news. "this morning about 9:30 we were told the liver they percured for valerie was too small and they weren't able to do the transplant" valerie's father bill was a young bradenton police officer. now he's the chief of police in nearby holmes beach. and people still ask about his baby daughter valerie. "and you can tell that they're a little hesitant at times because they haven't heard about valerie so they're not sure that things continue to go well after she stopped being in the news all the time." after valerie finally got a transplant, her body tried to reject the new liver..she had to take lots of medicine with many trips to the doctor. butif you want to know what happened to valerie tokajer, the good news is, you can ask her. well i have my bachelors in health care administration, and i've been married for 9 and a half years now and im working at manatee memorial hospital where coincidentally i was born." and maybe the biggest news of all is aniston.. except for some pain from the scar left by her transpant, aniston's birth a year and a half a go was smooth, and she's perfectly healthy. she's about the same age as valerie when andrew her mom thea, and of course her dad. valerie's always amazed how her parents, with the help of the community, raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to save her. "its really incredible because the timeframe it happed to me was before social media. /butt/ 12:10:28 "and how the community still came together even though they didn't have the internet and easy resources to do so." even with all the support they got , it wasn't easy for a young couple desperately trying to save their child. "it was a lot of work, but it was for a worthwhile cause and when it comes to your child, you'll do anything." to be a mom and feel that love herself....thankful that she won that fight for life
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valerie's daughter aniston is perfectly healthy... no problem with her liver-- and the family is thankful for that. still ahead in our next half hour: all aboard! another huge cruise ship is calling "port of tampa" home. why this is so import going to be a very ?big political weekend for the bay area.. plus... fox 13's shayla reaves is ?live at the fairgrounds.. my dad was a family doctor in pinellas county for 55 years.
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others. that's why i believe in public service. as your governor we got things done, and if you send me to congress we can do it again. i'll protect social security and medicare. defend planned parenthood and women's health care. and i'll take care of our veterans. i'm charlie crist and i approve this message because i'll put you, the people first. always have, and always will. hillary clinton: i'm hillary clinton and i approve this
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seriously..."vo: clear thinking... donald trump: "i know more about isis than the generals do, believe me." vo: and calm judgment. donald trump: "and you can tell them to go fu_k themselves." vo: because all it takes is one wrong move. donald trump audio only: "i would bomb the sh_t out of them." vo: just one.

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