Podcast Recap – “Your Wake Up Call,” featuring Chris Markowski and Jenna Laine, on AM 820 News (Tampa Bay) and AM 1190 News (Orlando). Tune in Monday through Friday from 6-10 a.m. to hear the latest in news, politics, weather, entertainment and sports.
The baseball community, Tampa Bay area residents and Rays fans are all mourning the loss of an icon – Don Zimmer aka “Zim Bear,” who passed away yesterday at the age of 83.
A 12-year-old Wisconsin girl was stabbed by two of her friends to impress some ghoulish character called “Slenderman.” We’re pretty outraged by it. How about you? And what can parents do to prevent this? Are we not tough enough on our kids?
A drug company is on the hook for paying just over $100 million for false advertising claims on asthma drugs and antidepressants. ABC News Correspondent Jim Ryan will join us at 6:55 a.m. for all the details.
President Obama’s been busy at the G-7 Summit, and Ann Compton has the latest, with updates on everything from discussions on Russia to how someone was able to secretly tape Obama working out at a Brussels hotel gym. She joins us at 7:10 a.m.
At 7:50, Nadine Smith of, CEO of Equality Florida joins us to talk about Pam Bondi’s stance on gay marriage.
At 8:50, we’ll talk to Scott Goldberg about data flaws in Obamacare that could jeopardize 1 in 4 signups — that’s over 2.1 million people.
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