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"Week on Wall Street and a major rental car company settles with some renters who say they were wrongly accused of stealing their rental cars. I'm Brendan hazelton. For 18. How is it going out there, Dave dill dime? A big crash, a lot of police activity and one vehicle going up in flames on the beltway in Alexandria long delays now forming on the outer loop in the local lanes. Traffic is still completely stopped on the beltways local lanes near route one exit one 77 from the local lanes. You can not get to the Woodrow Wilson bridge. The fire department is extinguishing the car fire right now, but there are crash vehicles blocking the local lanes and there's a police response farther out near the Woodrow Wilson bridge. Some traffic may be getting by in the through lanes kind of hard to tell. This is drawing quite a bit of attention. So there's going to be rubber necking delays on the interloop. Three 95 southbound, the crashed cars after Washington boulevard moved onto the right shoulder, 95 and four 95 near the American legion bridge. Just volume delays, 66 westbound beyond 29 centerville, the crash is blocking the right side and traffic is backed up to near fair lakes into D.C. on three 95 freeway traffic is slow through southwest, but it's very slow southbound through the third street tunnel with a crash near the ramps to the southeast Southwest freeway still blocking at least one lane. 14th street northwest, Columbia heights between Columbia road and Harvard street. There is police activity and a closure of a portion of 14th street northwest, fairly quiet in comparison in Maryland, beltway, two 70, 95 Baltimore, Washington Parkway, just normal traffic conditions, and no major disruptions reported. For over 35 years, Greenberg and betterment has helped clients win the compensation. They deserve it. It's always pay no fee. Unless your case is one, visit chibi lawyers dot com and feel better. Dave dildy, WTO traffic. Let's go to storm team four in Amelia Draper, Amelia, you get one more day to breathe easy before you have a weather alert day for tomorrow. Yeah, tomorrow I'm tracking some downpour some storms starting around the mid afternoon hours and continuing on into the evening hours. Now it looks

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01:30 min | 5 months ago

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"And I'm Brendan hazelton Mike Jacques is our producer the top story we're following for you today President Biden reacts to comments from Ukraine's president to members of Congress With an hours of a plea from Ukraine's leader for help for his country President Biden delivered his response and extra $800 million in military aid which added to another installment last week brings the latest deliveries to $1 billion It'll include 7000 small arms and machine gun shotguns grenade launchers to crypt Ukrainians including the brave women and men who are defending their cities as civilians and they're on the countryside as well Ukraine's volodymyr zelensky is asking for S 300 long-range surface to air missiles but says CBS Pentagon correspondent David Martin The U.S. doesn't have the S 300 because it's a Russian made system but there are some countries like Bulgaria and Greece which do have these weapons And the U.S. is trying to get those into Ukraine President Biden has just called Russian president Putin a war criminal CBS News special report a Mac piper This is Mitchell Miller on Capitol Hill Many lawmakers say zelensky's address only convinced them more of the need to get him and his people additional military assistance including MiG fighter jets through Poland that could be used to help protect Ukraine skies Nebraska Republican senator Ben sasse Zelensky.

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01:41 min | 7 months ago

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"Not any win Most storm system that stumped snow from Tennessee to the east coast is now pounding New England CBS News meteorologist David Parkinson We've already got a foot in Connecticut and we're closing in on a foot in Rhode Island Massachusetts Angelina Gonzalez got a letter in the mail the other day that was written in 1945 by her husband army sergeant John Gonzalez to his mom when he was stationed in Germany When I think that it's all his words I can't believe this wonderful And I feel like I have him here with me Good solve has died in 2015 The letter was found in a postal facility in Pittsburgh Wall Street right now the Dow is up one O 5 This is CBS News Never miss a moment top news from W TOP 24/7 360 five Listen on air on Alexa and on the WTO PF It's 1203 Friday January 7th 2022 a winter Wonderland out there Temperatures will tap into the O 30 today Good afternoon I'm Gigi Barnett And I'm Brendan hazelton the top local stories we're following this hour the second snowfall of the week in our area left behind two to 5 inches of snow depending on where you are not anywhere near as severe as Monday storm but because of the new white stuff many school systems in the area shut their doors Some students have had the whole week off We wondered since virtual classes have become pretty common why do schools close for snow now when they could maybe instead do virtual learning days.

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01:54 min | 2 years ago

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"Afternoon I'm Brendan Hazelton Alicia apples and is it the editor's desk and just ahead as many people struggle governor Larry Hogan addresses when he hopes to see the state reopened I'm Melissa how protesters in parts of the country continue to pressure local and state leaders to re open the economy and presidential candidate Joe Biden wins another democratic presidential caucus WTOP news time three to thirty one though impatience is growing as a result of close to businesses and stay at home orders Maryland's governor says re opening is a decision they can't be rushed following protests across the country and in Annapolis yesterday governor Larry Hogan addressed the concern of many today we opening the state while trying to also save lives were also very concerned about the people who are not able to work in those small businesses that are hurting on state of the union Hogan also called out president trump for encouraging protests and said Maryland hopes to begin the process of re opening the state but only once the number of cases are in line with federal requirements which they cases must be on the decline for fourteen consecutive days before that can happen to encourage people to go protest the plan that you just made recommendations on it just doesn't make any sense but we have a very detailed re opening plant were anxious to get people back to work the whole WTOP news and Virginia governor Ralph Northam Northam rather join CNN this morning to talk about this state of supplies in the Commonwealth we have been fighting every day for PPD and we've got some supplies now coming in we've been fighting for for testing it's not a it's not a straightforward task we we don't even have enough swabs believer not in and we're ramping that up before the national level to say that we have what we need and really to to have no guidance to the state levels it's just a responsible because we're not there yet it's two thirty two CBS news.

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04:31 min | 2 years ago

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"Brendan Hazelton I'm Sean Anderson like your kind is that the editors desk and just a hand a Senate standoff over the big relief plan related to the virus on Capitol Hill I'm Mitchell Miller Virginia schools will stay shut down for months IMAX math Maryland's governor issues new orders nonessential businesses must close on Kate Ryan the twenty twenty Olympics will reportedly be postponed and Wall Street continues to have more problems because of the corona virus the down now down eight hundred eight points the nasdaq down one eighteen S. and P. down ninety three WTOP news time three thirty one CBS news update Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer says they're very close to reaching a deal on an economic rescue package but Democrats want more protection for workers we have an obligation to get the details right get them done quickly that doesn't mean blindly accepting a Republican only bill that was the bill we were given the federal reserve is taking action to stabilize the bond markets but stocks were still moving lower analyst art Hogan markets are selling off today as investors are a bit disappointed that Congress has yet been able to pass a broad sweeping and aggressive fiscal policy programs and a growing number of states are requiring nonessential businesses to close Massachusetts governor Charlie Baker effective Tuesday March twenty fourth at noon all non essential businesses show close their physical work places and facilities to all workers customers and the public CBS news update on Pam Coulter well as we mentioned the Senate floor has been filled with tension throughout the day during the standoff over the emergency relief package WTOP's Mitchell Miller on Capitol Hill has been taking stock and watching it all unfold which what we know right now Sean Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is furious with Democrats the bizarre the parallel but on the other side never let a crisis go to waste in the Republican whip John Thune scolded Democrats saying they had made real progress in a wide range of issues until the last forty eight hours the country is burning country is burning and your side wants to play political games but Democrats are making no apologies Ohio senator Sherrod brown says Democrats have a responsibility to make sure that hundreds of billions of dollars in the legislation receives proper oversight the American people don't want another corporate bailout they don't want to bail out for Wall Street they don't want to bail out for the airlines talks meanwhile continue behind the scenes Senate democratic leader Chuck Schumer has been in continuing talks with treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin but it's still unclear when a final vote on this bill which would include twelve hundred dollar checks for most Americans will take place reporting live on Capitol Hill Mitchell Miller WTOP news all right thank you Mitchell three thirty three and knew this afternoon Virginia schools will stay closed for the rest of the academic year that's just one of the major announcements today from Virginia's governor no public or private K. through twelve classes through at least the end of this school year and many non essential businesses are now ordered to close for at least thirty days as Virginia tries to combat the spread of Kobe nineteen that's why I am directing these business closures today that is why I am closing our schools our priority is to save lives governor Ralph Northam the central businesses will remain open these are things like grocery stores pharmacies banks and others daycares can also remain open for kids of essential workers we are moving into a of sacrifice Sexsmith WTOP news in a couple of hours earlier Maryland's nonessential businesses are have been required to close that'll start at five o'clock today it is the latest action by that state's frustrated chief executive a clearly frustrated governor Larry Hogan announced the new executive order after seeing crowds gather over the weekend in places like ocean city and Maryland state parks if you were engaged in this kind of activity you are breaking the law and you are literally endangering the lives of your family your friends and your fellow citizens so Maryland's governor has announced he is ordering the closure of non essential businesses but what does that mean for you well grocery stores farmers markets banks hospitals and medical centers pet supply outlets and veterinarian offices can stay open they are deemed essential Hogan said he's hoping.

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04:44 min | 2 years ago

"brendan hazelton" Discussed on WTOP

"I'm Brendan Hazelton in for Hillary tonight new this evening another DC first responder test positive for corona virus that word coming after the city announced its first death from the illness let's get the latest on these developments now from WTOP's Mike Morello PC memory Bowser says a DC police detective has tested positive for the corona virus all work a with our internal protocol for tracing for first responders they become the first police officer to have it three fire and EMS members also have the illness as for schools deputy mayor Paul kind says will remain closed through April twenty fourth classes will resume on Monday April twenty seventh restrictions on mass gatherings and restaurants will remain in place through the twenty seventh of April as well as mayor Bowser remind everyone to stay home to prevent the spread of the virus it does not discriminate based on age race or gender Mike Morello WTOP news and the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the WTOP listening area now stands at more than three hundred thirty and there are four new cases at American University three students and alum of come down with covert nineteen two of the students recently came back from Spain the alumni member was at a school sponsored event off campus and makes five people connected with a you who are ill the school says all are getting medical care and they are recovering in isolation meantime Maryland governor Larry Hogan wants all returning spring breakers to self quarantine for two weeks he also says they should avoid people older than sixty governor Hogan says two thirds of Maryland's confirm corona virus patients are between the ages of eighteen and sixty four the governor also today reminded everyone in the state to avoid crowds at all costs to the governor's point young people are testing positive for the corona virus as testing expands their symptoms are less severe but the CDC says as young adults and kids are susceptible to getting the virus and infant and a teenager are two of the latest cases in Maryland both the first to test positive for corona virus in their age group the university of Maryland confirms a student there has tested positive as a student at George Mason University the CDC says well the risks vary with age one in five patients hospitalized are young adults the CDC's analysis of early data of U. S. cases from February twelfth to March twelfth of this year will people between the ages of twenty and forty patients younger than twenty had milder symptoms and none have died Meghan Chloe WTOP news well there will soon be a new place for people to get tested for corona virus it's being set up in parking lots at fed ex field in Landover National Guard units from Maryland and the state department of health are working with the university of Maryland medical system and Johns Hopkins and we seen video of National Guard trucks arriving in the parking lot outside fed ex it and they've already set up several tense Maryland's governor says this is the first step in a larger effort to set up clinics where initial health screenings will be done and eventually work on site testing will take place the site is accessible by registration only via health care providers we don't know have it we don't have a time yet for when things will be fully set up and running there at FedEx field the academic years influx for most all students throughout the area and there are many questions about what will happen moving forward during the Facebook live update Fairfax county superintendent Dr Scott Bray brand answer questions about third quarter school work AP exams and the distance learning plans and employee pay we are committed to working to pay our employees during this closure some of those folks wanted more specific information about our substitute teachers my approach to paying substitute teachers will be shared early next week they're also working on plans to support students with special needs and working on devices for students with disabilities we have on our website a toolbox around strategies and resources for help a student may be able to access accommodations at home the Sanderson WTOP news and we've gotten word this afternoon the Fredericksburg city schools will stay closed until mid April and DC schools will remain closed until toward the end of April coming up after traffic and weather will talk about a White House in crisis mode with Robert cost of Washington week it's six oh seven where did everybody go everybody's at McDonald's because the old bay filet O. fish with it Tenji tasty tartar sauce is backed by a name is just two for five dollars and you can mix or match with the original filet O. fish but didn't they know they can get it with the delivery through ubereats or doordash skews me.

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02:00 min | 2 years ago

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"Dot com here are Shawn Anderson and Hillary how into Good Friday afternoon to you I'm Brendan Hazelton in for Hillary today new this afternoon we're getting word of the district's first death due to corona virus DC health says the fifty nine year old man with underlying health conditions was admitted to a hospital last week with the symptoms of cove in nineteen he later tested positive a news conference with mayor Muriel Bowser had bins is set to begin or was set to begin I should say just a few minutes ago at three o'clock we'll let you know what she has to say meantime Maryland's governor wants all returning spring breakers to self quarantine from the next fourteen days Larry Hogan says today he also wants them to avoid people older than sixty he cites the fact that two thirds of Maryland's confirm corona virus patients are between the ages of eighteen and sixty four Logan also reminded the rest of the state to avoid crowds at all costs well the CDC is now saying more young people are testing positive for the virus while none under the age of twenty have died they are getting sick and potentially passing the virus on to others as testing increases the CDC reports it's seeing younger patients test positive for the corona virus in Maryland an infant and a teenager both became the first in their age groups to receive a diagnosis of COPD nineteen at George Mason University a student tested positive as did a patient who is enrolled at the university of Maryland in its analysis of new data of U. S. cases from February twelfth to March twelfth the CDC found twenty percent of the patients were between twenty and forty capable of not only passing on the virus but getting sick themselves Meghan clarity WTOP news it is three oh five protective medical equipment is an important part of the pandemic responses you would know and now Virginia is distributing more of it to health care workers in first responders close to two hundred thousand in ninety five respirators.

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02:29 min | 2 years ago

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"Good afternoon I'm Brendan Hazelton I'm Sean Anderson Mike Dukakis's at the editor's desk and just to have the president says a powerful existing drug could be used to fight corona virus this is the U. S. Mexico border prepares to be shot down and the state department warns Americans against all overseas travel the latest responses in Virginia I Max math Maryland's governor is urging the use of transit for essential travel only I'm Kate Ryan and on Wall Street the Dow picks up one hundred eighty eight points the nasdaq up eleven the nasdaq had a two and a half percent gain of one hundred sixty WTOP news time four thirty one CBS news update CBS news is reporting that the U. S. southern border is expected to be closed as soon as tomorrow here's White House correspondent Steven Portnoy sources say in order to restrict movement across the southern border would be similar to what's been implemented on the northern border trade would continue with goods flowing across and essential personnel would be able to pass meanwhile a new level four warning from the state department urges Americans to avoid all international travel and return home immediately president trump today said the only reason he was tested for the corona virus was the demands from the news media I didn't have any symptoms that I got a test but I gotta just because you people are driving everybody crazy so that's the only reason I had no symptoms but I had a test and my doctor told me don't get it you don't need it everybody said you don't need it but I had to do it because the press was going crazy and Mr trump of course did test negative CBS news update I'm Steve Bartman this is Mitchell Miller on Capitol Hill two members of Congress have the corona virus Florida congressman Mario Diaz Balart and Utah congressman Ben McAdams and more lawmakers are now in self quarantine including house minority whip Steve Scalise the work of the Senate meanwhile presses on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says money needs to get to people quickly no positive forms for laid off workers are busy families to fill out money for people Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer says on the economic front it must be a workers first proposal a huge economic aid bill among other things is likely to include checks for most Americans and major assistance for small businesses on Capitol Hill Mitchell Miller WTOP news now the latest from Virginia where an increasing testing has identified the spread of the corona virus let's get more on that from WTOP's Max.

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02:11 min | 2 years ago

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"On a wise choice just might be this we're gonna tell you about Brendan Hazelton has more now in this latest addition of WTOP's beer the week so great you can be with us again I am joined by Greg Engert beer director for the neighborhood restaurant group of food and wine sommelier of the year the group includes but I got three red aprons one down a merry field next door to be side one at union market and one next to the partisan in Penn quarter Greg it is always good to see you to breath looks inviting what is on tap this week this week we have saison de Potro one of the most amazing kind of modern classic Belgian beers from a small brewery on the French Belgian border in Hey no province south of Brussels it's called stays on departure looking at the beer you can tell that it bears resemblances saison dupont has a similar body with recrimination that big effervescence but it's different but it's different unlike dupont this is brewed to be a little bit warmer a little bit fruity or a little bit smoother not is drier it's dry but not as trying bitter ominous hobby as dupont is what would you pair with classically with with muscles or any kind of seafood stew whether to be a base or cioppino charcuterie things are salty are so beautiful the sweetness here and a touch of acidity all manners of sausages a standard roast chicken or like a rotisserie chicken which is a great deal on the fly works great great to try Greg thank you as always thank you everyone please always do drink responsibly and be sure to bring your thirst next time for another beer of the week and check out brand it's more detailed video report on this week's brew at WTOP dot com by searching beer of the week and you can follow beer the week on Twitter at beer of the week it's two forty three we're just days away from the start of the twenty twenty census and there are a few things you should look out for to avoid those scales in total of five mailings between now and April in Maryland the first one goes out this week when it comes to skips Tom Coogan with the U. S. census bureau has partnered with a a RP let everyone know what to look out for especially seniors please know that the census bureau.

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03:28 min | 2 years ago

"brendan hazelton" Discussed on WTOP

"Evening to you I'm Brendan Hazelton in for Hillary tonight recapping our top story president trump declares a national emergency over corona virus the action I am taking will open up access to up to fifty billion dollars of very importantly very important and a large amount of money for states and territories are localities in our shared fight against this disease in his remarks from the White House rose garden president trump says all states have been told to open emergency operations centers a media Lea hospitals nationwide should start their emergency preparedness plans the announcement says five million tests should be available by the end of March president saying a public private partnership will include drive through testing and drug store parking lots and elsewhere we'll talk more about the president's announcement with The Washington Post Robert Costa at six ten it's six oh five now it usually takes a snowstorm to create the number of school closings we've been seeing in response to the virus starting Monday all area schools will be closed for at least two weeks this afternoon Virginia governor Ralph Northam followed the governor of Maryland's lead in order to weeks of school closings DC public schools will be closed a little longer and and through March thirty first let's go to WTOP's Michelle back governor Northam says he recognizes the school closings will pose a hardship on many families but he feels the move is needed Northam adds the Commonwealth will do everything possible to ensure the disruption to learning is minimal and make sure students who rely on school meals continue to get access to them some school districts will remain closed beyond two weeks because of spring break for instance Fairfax county public schools are closed through April tenth and Arlington county and falls church city public schools will reopen April fourteenth Michelle Basch WTOP news well the number of confirmed corona virus cases in DC Maryland and Virginia is now almost at sixty tonight we also have an update from DC's mayor that includes news on mass gatherings in the nation's capital mayor Mario Bowser announcing B. L. H. is requiring a ban on mass gatherings and lowered the definition of a mass gathering to two hundred and fifty individuals he also says more than half of the city's work force will be tele working some operations will be performed fully remotely that won't include some essential services also for students who depend on free lunches we have announced that mill sites will be open for students as well as for seniors across the district and deputy mayor Paul kind says as for students that are out home we will have remote learning opportunities for all our children Mike Morello WTOP news and this news tonight a DC icon the historic uptown theater in Cleveland park is closing at least for the foreseeable future a spokesperson for AMC theatres which operates the uptown tells WTOP yesterday was the final day of its operations there this historic theater opened in nineteen thirty six it was one of the first theaters in America to screen star wars on its opening day in nineteen seventy seven because traffic and gridlock all on Connecticut Avenue back in the early nineties Kevin Costner attended the world premiere of dances with wolves there but Madonna attends the world premiere of Dick Tracy art deco style was designed by architect John Jacobs sink that single screen theater was known for its balcony and that giant curved screen that.

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03:41 min | 2 years ago

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"Dot com John Anderson and Hillary how and a good Friday afternoon to you I'm Brendan Hazelton in for Hillary today breaking news on W. T. O. N. reporting president trump appeared in the rose garden just a few moments ago and declared a national emergency over corona virus the action I am taking will open up access to up to fifty billion dollars of very importantly very important and a large amount of money for states and territories and localities in our shared fight against this disease in his remarks again from the White House Mr trump says all states have been told to open emergency operation centers and hospitals nationwide and they should kick in their emergency preparedness plans the announcement from the president also included news about a new testing approach which would pave the way for drive through testing of people who have symptoms now another piece of breaking news this afternoon the president also announced he's waiving interest on federal student loan payments during the disease emergency we will get more on that as we go to WTOP's Jeff Clabaugh in just few minutes stay with WTOP WTOP dot com for continuing coverage of the president's remarks will also talk with Washington post Robert Costa the moderator of Washington week at four ten but Wall Street had been up all day and then surged even more as the president spoke let's get a live update on the closing numbers now from WTOP's Jeff Clabaugh bread and it was actually a pretty shaky rally up until the president's announcement the Dow practically slipped into break even territory about an hour or so into the trading day today but by the bell the Dow is up one thousand nine hundred eighty five points that is by far its biggest one day point gain ever it was also nine point four percent which ranks in the top twelve four percentage gains the S. and P. five hundred index gained just over nine percent same for the nasdaq and if it makes you feel any better the Dow's loss this week now turns out to be less than twenty percent just eighteen point eight percent back to you out just before we go I'm going to do get together and figure out to get a little more detail when you can on the president's announcement on suspending student loan interest debt how long this will last how little or how it'll it'll work on that that's something that I think a lot of folks would be interested in right now so appreciate it you will get that all right to let's WTOP's Jeff Clabaugh gotta put in the work is only slightly dizzy today not working hard enough that's right all man knew this afternoon Virginia governor Ralph Northam has ordered all K. through twelve schools in the Commonwealth to close for at least two weeks to help stop the spread of corona virus and move means all public schools in our region will keep their doors shot through at least March twenty seventh let's get more from WTOP's Machel Basha closing start Monday in a statement governor Northam says he recognizes that this move will create a hardship on many families but it will allow schools to be cleaned and disinfected and help slow the spread of the virus in Maryland schools will close for the same period of time in DC public schools closings start Monday but schools will remain closed through March thirty first and students will move to distance learning Michelle Basch WTOP news stay with us here on WTOP we are going to check in with Robert Costa he is the moderator of Washington week also Washington post reporter all man headed for sent message and data rates may apply individual results vary exclusions apply contacts and glasses are such a hassle I'd love to finally get lay sick but I'm gonna stop you right.

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03:17 min | 2 years ago

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"And Hilary Howard ended Thursday evening to you I'm Brendan Hazelton in for Hillary tonight breaking news on W. T. R. one week after its first confirmed case of community coronavirus community past were actually that was this is one week after the first case of coronavirus in Maryland governor Larry Hogan is taking what he calls a major steps to protect you Maryland public schools will be closed for two weeks starting this Monday governors also declaring a state of emergency more now and our team coverage starting live with WTOP's Megan Chloe Brennan Maryland state superintendent Karen salmon announced public schools will be closed starting Monday March sixteenth through Friday March twenty seventh a full two weeks during the closure salmon says she's talking with superintendents across the state tonight and wants school districts to consider using scheduled spring break days as make up days during the closer closer she says every school bus and building will be deep cleaned the Maryland state department of education's directive to schools does not apply to child care facilities whether or not to disclose childcare centers is something salmon says is still being worked out plans regarding child care services are being developed by the state department of education at this time to ensure that the children of our emergency services personnel particularly those are working in our health care facilities will have access to childcare through a prolonged period of school closure finally she says all school sanctioned travel for students and staff is also canceled effective immediately reporting live Meghan clarity WTOP news this is Kate Bryan Maryland governor Larry Hogan announced his executive order banning social gatherings of more than two hundred fifty people and that includes sporting events religious and recreational events and Hogan also said affected immediately all nonessential state employees who were approved for telework will be required to telework the governor said access to public buildings including the Maryland state house in Annapolis will be restricted Hogan announced he's also activated the National Guard in order to carry out any necessary functions and critical areas of need in the coming weeks he Brian WTOP news also breaking this afternoon March madness turns to March stillness there will be no NC double a basketball tournament and it's not the only major sports cancellation let's go live to WTOP's Dave Preston that's right shall put away the brackets at least until twenty twenty one the NCAA cancels the division one men's and women's college basketball tournaments as well as the rest of the winter and spring championships that means men's and women's lacrosse plus baseball and softball and all the others this the core of the corona virus concerns Major League Baseball meanwhile postponed opening day at least two weeks while shutting down spring training the NHL and Major League Soccer have joined the NBA and suspending their regular season so no baseball no soccer no college athletics either J. prestin WTOP news still to come on W. T. O. P. corona virus now reported in forty five states so is Congress close to a deal on a package to fight the disease we'll take you live to WTOP Capitol Hill correspondent Michelle Miller six oh seven and now the small business buzz package by the U. P. S. store.

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01:48 min | 2 years ago

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"Long term fix needle free surgery free and drug free call natural men's health today at two oh two nine oh two nine thousand Dave told I. WTOP traffic plenty of clouds out there today in a few isolated showers were also cooler than yesterday with highs in the mid to upper fifties for tonight some showers are possible mainly before midnight with lows in the forties and highs tomorrow in the upper fifties to mid sixties with partly to mostly cloudy skies and some showers possible later in the day I'm storm team four meteorologist Amelia draper and right now we do have cloudy skies a little bit of rain here and there and fifty one in Washington at two thirty Baltimore WTO Washington's top news on air and online at WTOP dot com good afternoon I'm showing interest and I'm Brendan Hazelton Mike to kite esses at the editor's desk just ahead of World Health Organization now says the corona virus outbreak is a pandemic will have a special report what does pandemic mean will talk about its meaning with health correspondent Maggie fox coming up at two forty top health experts tell Congress what's next for the corona virus on Capitol Hill line Mitchell Miller virus fears continue to consume wall street's on the markets this afternoon the down now down almost fourteen hundred points the nasdaq down four hundred ten yes and P. down one hundred forty four and it's a lengthy prison sentence for Harvey Weinstein WTOP news time to thirty one CBS news update given its rapid spread around the world the World Health Organization has a new label for the coronavirus Soviet nineteen can be characterized as a pandemic the W. H. O. also cites alarming in action to combat.

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03:00 min | 2 years ago

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"A very good Friday afternoon to you I'm Brendan Hazelton in for Hillary today well this up and down week for your investments investments has finally come to an end WTOP's Jeff Claiborne joins us live now with wall street's closing numbers and what a crazy week it was in a crazy final hour of trading for the markets today the Dow bounced off its three PM low by more than four hundred fifty points but that still was not enough to break even for the day by the bell the Dow was down to fifty six the S. and P. five hundred index finished the day down just fifty points the nasdaq down one hundred and sixty three points and despite all the volatility this week some of that volatility was to the upside the Dow actually ends the week up one point eight percent the S. and P. five hundred and nasdaq posted fractional weekly games John all right thanks Jeff it's four oh five Maryland's first corona virus cases have state and local leaders urging calm they're also trying not to underplay the threat the three travel related cases are in Montgomery County where the messages stay alert we've been preparing for this scenario since January county executive Marc Elrich says the county has kicked in its response plan this is the state confirms three people who recently took a cruise have tested positive for covert nineteen the county's chief health officer Travis gales I can say that the cruise was not affiliated with Baltimore the county isn't revealing details about where the couple in their seventies or the woman in her fifties live but says they are self quarantine and doing well and this is important given we have talked about how if you're older you may be at risk Gail says it's important to note that there are no community transmitted cases of the illness in Rockville Mike Morello WTOP news I'm me a log in steam Maryland Virginia and the district now are able to conduct and evaluate their own testing for the novel coronavirus and that speeding up the process the CDC says it does not recommend people who are fine wear a face mask to try to prevent them selves from getting cold but nineteen the CDC says masks should only be worn by people who show symptoms of the corona virus to keep others from getting sick and the masks are crucial for health workers and people caring for those who do have the respiratory disease we've got an FAQ at WTOP dot com the law consisting WTOP notes and the Maryland Senate has now voted to approve or has voted to approve using fifty million dollars from the state's rainy day fund to deal with corona virus emergency legislation was announced by governor Larry Hogan days before the state confirmed those three cases in Montgomery County the funding would help pay for quarantines testing and hospital equipment and coming up here on WTOP we will talk about president trump's handling of the corona virus outbreak along with the astounding weakened democratic presidential politics as we check in with Robert cost of Washington week it's four oh seven for.

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01:36 min | 2 years ago

"brendan hazelton" Discussed on WTOP

"Anderson and Hilary Howard and a very good Wednesday afternoon to you I'm Brendan Hazelton in for Hillary today well another day another unusual finish for Wall Street let's get the details live now from WTOP's Jeff clay bong it certainly was in another one for the record books by the close the Dow is up one thousand one hundred and seventy three points that is its second biggest one day point gain ever Monday the Dow had its biggest one day point gain ever followed by a top ten day for biggest point losses yesterday the volatility continues with two trading days left in this week for the record the Dow was actually up four and a half percent Sean all right thanks so much Jeff will be back with you here momentarily it is four oh five here on WTOP in one of our other big stories of the afternoon the rising corona virus death toll we've learned ten people have now died in Washington state and one in California the risk from the virus around here remains low one case is being tested in northern Virginia but there are still no confirmed cases so far in DC Maryland and the Old Dominion still local leaders in the Commonwealth are preparing just in case three point six million dollars over the next ninety days to mobilize efforts money Virginia finance secretary Aubrey lane says is already in the budget but if you're struggling to summer or fall it could take another six and a half million dollars to keep up staffing communications and protective equipment for health care workers governor Ralph Northam getting regular updates there are some simple actions you can take to protect yourself wash your hands.

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WTOP

03:06 min | 2 years ago

"brendan hazelton" Discussed on WTOP

"Com John Anderson and Hilary Howard and a very good Monday evening to you I'm Brendan Hazelton enforce on tonight for months we've heard we have to get our real ID's the deadline is this coming October but today was not the day to do it a nationwide outage took down the system the process is important information and it all started in our neck of the woods restoration swelled as did the lines at the and the a and D. in these in our area as the network which connects them across the country went down Virginia and Maryland both tweeted the outage around ten AM letting customers know it would be a difficult day to renew get a new license or vehicle title DC did not acknowledge the outage until after service was restored the American Association of motor vehicle administrators in Arlington which operates a network says it restated life for hours after it initially disconnected thankfully there's still plenty of time to get your real ID which is required to for domestic flights starting October first Meghan clarity WTOP news will Virginia get tougher gun laws the general assembly is quickly moving on a number of significant changes is reported to the floor a packed room saw Democrats on Virginia Senate Judiciary Committee of expanding background check requirements to private gun sales returning Virginia's one hand gun a month law allowing local governments the option of banning guns in county or city buildings parks and permanent events in a red flag walk along a petition to temporarily removed guns from people who pose a risk to themselves or others this is the beginning of a process Fairfax senator chap Peterson among Democrats expecting further amendments as bills move forward senator Scott sorry about these are not outrageous Republican Richard stored opposes the measures you're flipping due process and the constitution on its head maximize WTOP news six so six who will fill the congressional seat left open by the death of Maryland congressman Elijah Cummings question left voters in parts of Howard County and Baltimore county's plus half of the city of Baltimore if you want to cast a ballot in that special primary there are some things you need to know special election primary for the late Elijah Cummings congressional seat will be held on February fourth registration deadline is Tuesday at five PM and it's a must for anyone who wants to change their party affiliation and there are a couple of ways you can register to vote including online other voters can take advantage of a new feature same day registration but for that you want to have proof of residency Cummings served a district that includes Baltimore city and part of Baltimore and Howard counties there are more than twenty democratic candidates and eight Republicans running in the Special primary election this special general election will be held April twenty eighth same day as the presidential primary Kate Ryan WTOP news for movies dominate the Oscar nominations and Hornaday up after traffic and weather six so seven Jerry production the took the dance world if you comes to DC this January to make its Kennedy center debut winning over thirty international awards.

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WTOP

02:12 min | 2 years ago

"brendan hazelton" Discussed on WTOP

"A good a Monday afternoon to you I'm Brendan Hazelton in force on today many of us dreaded trip to the department of motor vehicles and today it wasn't worth the trip at all depending on what you were going there to do a nationwide outage of an essential network made for much longer lines than usual and we're learning that problem originated in our area a four hour outage of a system that connects DMV's across the country went down at ten AM because the lines to back up in the frustration to rise associates all their systems restored and then disconnected again during that time frame the association of motor vehicle administrators in Arlington says the network that allows the real ID and vehicle title transactions to be processed stabilized at two PM on Monday Virginia and Maryland both tweeted and posted notices on their websites a learning customers to the outage DC did not acknowledge its DMV services were affected until after service was restored everyone has until October first to get a real ID which will be required that day to bore domestic flights Meghan clarity WTOP news some new gun legislation is moving forward in the Virginia state Senate WTOP is Max methods following that on party line votes before a packed room of advocates on both sides Democrats on Virginia Senate Judiciary Committee approved a version of universal background check requirements for private gun sales a red flag lot to temporarily remove guns from those who pose a risk to themselves or others reinstating Virginia's one hand gun a month law in a bill allowing local governments to ban guns in their own buildings at parks or around permanent events this is not a partisan issue but rather a public safety issues under Louise Lucas a Democrat introduced one of the measures all of them will likely see more amendments in coming weeks Republican Marco men change it is the law abiding citizens who what whose rights are going to be affected Democrats with one goal to ban assault weapons maximize WTOP news five or six no W. T. O. P. if you want to vote in a special primary for the late Elijah Cummings Maryland congressional seat you've got to be registered and the time to do that is running out seventh congressional district seat includes Baltimore city and parts of Baltimore and Howard counties it's the seat that was left vacant.

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