Morning Headlines: Perfect spring day; Jameis Winston coming to Tampa Bay; Getting ready for Kentucky Derby

Good morning! Today is Friday, May 1.

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WEATHER
Today will be a pleasant, perfect spring day. Temperatures will be cooler, around 80 degrees, with plenty of sunshine. Get your full forecast here.
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TRAFFIC
Drive safe! No major accidents or incidents to report.

BIG STORY
It’s official: Quarterback Jameis Winston is headed to Tampa Bay. Winston was drafted by the Buccaneers in the number one pick. Read more

TODAY’S HEADLINES
We’re gearing up for the Kentucky Derby tomorrow! See some of the favorites in the race here & watch on NBC tomorrow starting at 4 p.m.
Overnight, Freddie Gray protests spread; police clash with protestors in Philadelphia. Read more
Eric Ward named next Tampa Police Chief. Read more
Hawk attacks terrorize Riverview community. Read more
Tampa Bay ‘Magic Man’ boxing legend Antonio Tarver owes fortune in child support. Read more

DON’T MISS IT
Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out 8 fun things happening in Tampa Bay here.

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