Martin Luther King Jr., Rams, George Wallace discussed on WTOP 24 Hour News


15 and 45 powered by maximus. Moving people and innovation forward. 5 45 George Wallace here, Georgia, a certain football coach we know very well around here. Apparently has rediscovered his love for football. He has, yes, Sean. As Sean mcvay has informed the members of the rams organization that he will remain, the team's head coach, after last week's end of season news conference, he said he would take the appropriate time to make a decision on his future, but it looks like he's done that. They're coming off a 5 and 12 season is worse campaign since he was hired back in 2017 and they won the Super Bowl a year ago. So many thought maybe he would walk away and do some TV for a little bit, then get back into coaching because he's still very young, but he's going to stay with the rams now and he tells the rams that he's going to be their head coach. It's super wild card weekend. We get to watch some football tomorrow Sunday and Monday, quarterback issues, Lamar Jackson still out for the ravens as Tyler Huntley is officially questionable. He looked good in practice today. Skyler Thompson will start for the dolphins against the bills and chargers wide out Mike Williams not going to play as a fractured back suffered in last week's end of season game. Commander safety and special team Jeremy Reeves selected first team all pro today. He's also going to be attending his first Pro Bowl this year, so he's had a pretty good year. Commanders have reached out to offensive to Jim Caldwell about the offensive coordinator position, but reportedly Caldwell is telling him he wants to focus on head coaching jobs who's going to pass right now. Baseball Juan Soto and the Padres avoid arbitration, agrees to a one year $23 million deal NBA wizards tonight facing the Knicks wizards with that three point win over the bulls the other night and one game back from that tenth spot in the Eastern Conference still know Bradley Beal. George Wallace to be able to be sports. All right, thanks, George. It is 5 47. With Martin Luther King Jr. day just around the corner, some D.C. elementary school students had a chance to stand in the footsteps of history today at the Lincoln Memorial. I have a dream today. It was profound symbolism seen children of all races standing together, one by one, each saint a line from the speech. I have a dream that one day every valley should be assaulted in every hill and mountain shall be made low. The 5th graders from D.C.'s Watkins elementary school were paying tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. just ahead of his birthday, which is Sunday, has since merit is ten years old. I just feel very happy that I get to say his words because he was a very important person and I'm very honored. In August, it'll be 60 years since Martin Luther King Jr. delivered the speech at the Lincoln Memorial Nick eyed LAW TLP news. Down to the top stories we're working on a WTO shocking new details in the Newport News elementary school shooting, how much did school leaders know about a gun on campus before a 6 year old shot his teacher? Why loudoun county prosecutors will not take part in some misdemeanor cases. And metro is thinking about doing away with peak and off peak prices and replacing them with a $2 base fare. Keep it locked here at WTO for full details in a minute ahead. 5 48. Traffic and weather comedy Yates back to Dave dildine in the WTO traffic center. In Montgomery county on two 70, northbound in Germantown caller describing a crash a truck involved it would be between one 18 and father Hurley boulevard and just about all traffic has come to a stop. If anything gets by, it's far to the left down the shoulder past the initial response northbound on two 70. Southbound of the two 70 spur, you are crawling onto the outer loop of the beltway for about two hours. It's been the broken down truck beyond river road in the right center lane. It's abandoned, which is part of the reason why it's still sitting there on the outer loop. It's a new crash on the Baltimore Washington Parkway. Northbound near the beltway at most, only one lane getting by, westbound on 50, slow traffic from two O two into northeast, Washington. There was an incident on the kettle, north avenue, ramp. Traffic is slow, but moving on the eastern side of the beltway through landover, 50 at the bay bridge quiet in Virginia on 95 southbound still slow through much of Stafford county, no recent crashes to blame near the loudoun Prince William county line, a crash on U.S. route 15, traffic at last report stopped. Midway between haymarket and Aldi on route 15, the crash happened at loudon drive, also known as Largo vista drive. Jiffy lube service centers keep you moving from oil changes and tire rotations to filters and wipers to a full range of services, visit jiffy lube D.C. dot com for location near you. Dave dildine WTO traffic. Look at the weekend forecast, storm team four meteorologist Amelia Draper. Plenty of clouds out there tonight with lows falling into the upper 20s to mid 30s and winds staying breezy overnight, gusting up to 20 miles an hour. Will the blustery throughout the weekend with wind gusts up to 30 even 40 miles an hour at times, both Saturday as well as Sunday. When chilled temperatures tomorrow and Sunday morning starting off in the teens and 20s with highs tomorrow on the low to mid 40s and partly sunny skies. Plenty of sun on Sunday and warmer with high temperatures near 50. For Martin Luther King Jr. day mostly sunny skies a little bit more cloud cover later in the day and calm wins, a nice day overall with highs in the low to mid 50s. There's the chance for rain on Tuesday with plenty of clouds otherwise. I'm stumping for meteorologist Amelia Draper. 45 in Georgetown, it's 44 in buoy, we have 41 in Leesburg with breezy conditions, north winds of 20 miles an hour right now, gusting to 32. It's

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