President Trump, United States, Travis Atkins discussed on Larry O'Connor
Leave some good and bad news regarding the W Parkway. The good news is that much needed. Pothole repairs are coming sooner than originally planned what we're going to be doing is putting down on new patching material hoping is going to improve driving conditions until we're able to start a long term project. Completely repaid the Parkway sometime in mid April, the national park service's Jonathan shave versus work will begin on Friday and parts of the BWI Parkway will be closed this weekend because of it the southbound lanes between Maryland route one ninety eight and one ninety seven we'll close Friday night after rush hour, and they'll stay close through five AM Saturday. The northbound lanes in the same area will be closed from seven thirty Saturday night until five AM Sunday police in West Virginia have detained a driver who they say had an explosive powder and threatened to kill President Trump and. Block the Pentagon state police in kings would said in a release that for the forty two year old driver was stopped. For speeding Bruce ten mills a firearm and explosive powder was found inside the vehicle. The interstate was shut down for four hours in what state police in West Virginia said was an in-depth investigation. The suspect's name has not been released. President trump. Meanwhile, presenting the nation's highest military award for bravery to the family of Travis Atkins staff sergeant who turned himself into a human shield against the Iraqi suicide bomber and save the lives of three fellow soldiers. While the present with the presentation of the medal of honor. The president said the napkins will be remembered for the making the ultimate sacrifice every time we see our stars and stripes waving in the sky. We will thank our great Travis. And we will think of every American hero who gave their last breath to defend our liberty and our homeland and people. And our great American flag. Ellington county police rounding up people today as part of a two-day operation involving sex trafficking. It's all part of an effort to crack down on human trafficking all told we may nine arrests. There are eight misdemeanor charges and two felony charges related to the operation. Public information officer, Ashley savage with Arlington county, police we use various investigative methods to identify those that were advertising through classified ad prostitution with the hook straight ahead. Anybody who may be involved in any type of human trafficking, Barbara Brit, WMA L and Wm AL dot com. US customs and border protection. Officials say the immigration system. Breaking point has arrived customs and border protection. Commissioner Kevin mckell says the surge numbers are overwhelming the entire system. He's encouraging congress to come up with legislative solutions to expedite political asylum claims by migrants, the increase in family units is a direct response to the vulnerabilities in our legal framework for migrants and smugglers know that they will be released and allowed to stay in the US indefinitely pending immigration proceedings. And could be many years out mortar statistics show, the number of unaccompanied children has risen for more than thirteen hundred last year to more than five thousand this fiscal year. The majority of migrants are coming from Central American countries. I'm Clayton Neville, tonight's Powerball drawing worth at least seven hundred fifty million dollars right now, we are third largest jackpot in the game. History. And it also makes us the fourth largest jackpot in US lottery history. Doug, Lloyd with the Maryland lottery says the jackpot it's been rolling over since December making for a lot of near misses. We had five hundred eighty one thousand winning tickets and of.