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"cheryl greiner" Discussed on WTOP
"That Robert cremo the third would be held without bond and that there was probable cause to hold him at this time. For 7 counts of first degree murder. Primo could face more charges along with the 7 killed, some of the 24 wounded are in critical condition. There are questions on how the suspect got around the relatively strict gun laws in the state to legally buy 5 weapons, even though police went to his home three years ago for threats of violence and suicide. Another developing story we're watching in Richmond, Virginia. We're waiting for a news conference in about a half an hour by police. Police say they stopped a mass shooting plan for the 4th of July there. They got a tip that did lead to arrests and the seizure of weapons. No other information has yet been released, but of course, stay with us here on WTO all afternoon, we'll be following that story and bring you the latest information as we get it. A key witness linked to former president Trump has agreed to provide testimony to the House committee investigating the January 6th capitol riot. The latest from WTO's Mitchell Miller. Today on the hill. Former White House counsel pat cipollone will now testify this Friday. The New York Times was first to report that he's agreed to provide written testimony. Former White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson recently testified that cipollone expressed concern that administration officials were placing themselves at risk of criminal charges by seeking to overturn the 2020 election results. In the days leading up to the 6, we had conversations about potentially obstructing justice or defrauding the electoral account. The committee holds another hearing next Tuesday that's expected to focus on far right militia groups and any contacts they had with The White House and allies of former president Trump. On Capitol Hill, Mitchell Miller WTO news. Knew this hour, President Biden has spoken to the wife of WNBA basketball star Brittany griner who's being detained in Russia. The White House says the president assured sherrell griner that he's working to free Britney as soon as possible. The president had received a handwritten letter from the basketball star on Monday yesterday, Cheryl greiner complained the president hadn't responded. Brittany griner has been detained in Russia for four months now and is currently on trial on charges of possessing vape cartridges containing cannabis oil. The president has directed his national security team to stay in regular contact with the grinder family, as well as other families of Americans who are held hostage or wrongfully detained abroad. Mississippi's only abortion clinic is set to close later today. The Jackson Mississippi abortion clinic at the heart of the legal fight that led to the Supreme Court overturning roe versus wade will close at the end of business today. That, after a judge refused to block a so called abortion trigger law, it bans most abortions. Mississippi is one of the top four states with the highest rate of young women who are uninsured. Getty Israel is CEO of a nonprofit community health organization that serves pregnant women in Mississippi's capital city. Jim crisis news. A groundbreaking case out of Wisconsin today, it could set the limits of legal immunity for sex trafficking victims. The state Supreme Court in Wisconsin ruled that a woman can argue at trial that she was justified in shooting and killing a man who allegedly trafficked her. Crystal Kaiser says she killed Randall vollard because he assaulted and sold her to other people for sex. Kaiser, who is now 22, says vollard trafficked her when she was just 17. Up a head on WTO after traffic and weather, more political chaos surrounding the British prime minister, it's one 36. Here's a highlight from Tim Jones, the regional vice president of systems engineering for public sector at four scout technologies. On the zero cybertrust exchange presented by Cara soft. We've been asking teams for years to start the level up on some of those maturity requirements. Knowing what's on my enterprise and how I'm going to start to establish that is a core Tenet that we usually like to start with from a force cut perspective. Listen to the entire discussion
Brittney Griner's wife tells ABC she wants WNBA star home
"Britney grinder's wife says she wants the WNBA star being detained in Russia back home Sherrell griner says she started receiving text early in the morning on February 17th Babe babe babe wake up They have me in this room I don't know what's going on Brittany griner has been detained since then after vape cartridges containing oil derived from cannabis were allegedly found in her luggage at an airport near Moscow Griner plays basketball in Russia Cheryl greiner tells ABC's Good Morning America She wants President Biden to secure a release I just keep hearing that he has the power She's a political punch So if they're holding her because they want you to do something then I want you to do it Griner says Secretary of State Antony Blinken told her this is a top priority I was grateful for the call You say she's top priority but I want to see it Russian officials have described grinder's case as a criminal offense The charges carry a maximum penalty of ten years in prison I'm Ed
"cheryl greiner" Discussed on TIME's Top Stories
"For market updates from the SoFi daily podcast. What to know about WNBA star Brittany greiner's detention in Russia. By Josiah Bates. WNBA star Brittany griner is reportedly being held by Russian authorities. After they allegedly found hashish oil on her while she was attempting to leave the country. At a moment when the world's eyes are on Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the basketball players arrest has been surrounded by an extra layer of tension. Griner a member of the Phoenix mercury was playing professionally in Russia during the WNBA's off season. Griner is a 7 time all star with the mercury, and won a championship with the team in 2014. She's also a two time Olympic gold medalist, and won a national championship at Baylor university. As the Russia Ukraine conflict continued on March 5th, the State Department urged all U.S. citizens in the country to leave, and also issued a do not travel advisory for the country. Here's what to know about the arrest. Griner has spent the last 7 off seasons playing in Russia, her last game this season was on January 29th. And that there was nothing unusual about grinders situation, griner was one of a handful in Russia specifically. And a lot of situations, they're paid more overseas than they are in the United States. Griner, for example, made $227,900 a year playing in the WNBA, but in Russia, she was reportedly paid over $1 million a year. Other WNBA players to have competed in Russia during the off season include Seattle storm forward, breanna Stewart, Phoenix mercury guard, Diana taurasi, and Connecticut sun center Jean quill Jones, on Saturday, The New York Times reported that Russian officials had griner and custody after they found a vape pen with hashish oil in her luggage as she was going through security at the Shar airport in Moscow, a video released by the Russian federal customs service appears to show grinder going through security. The precise date of her arrest is not publicly known. Grinder's agent did not respond to a request for comment. We are aware of the situation with Brittany griner in Russia, and are in close contact with her, her legal representation in Russia, her family, her teams, and the WNBA and NBA. Lindsay kagawa Cola, her agent, said earlier in a statement reported by The Associated Press, as this is an ongoing legal matter, we are not able to comment further on the specifics of her case, but can confirm that, as we work to get her home, her mental and physical health remain our primary concern. On Saturday, the Phoenix mercury, USA basketball, and the WNBA, all put out statements in support of griner. In a separate statement, the WNBA's player association said they'll continue to closely monitor the situation. Our utmost concern is Britney greiner's safety and well-being, the WNBA said. Grinder's wife, Cheryl grinder, posted a photo on Instagram on Saturday, thanking people for their support. She posted another photo on Monday, expressing sorrow for not seeing, or hearing from grinder. I miss your voice, I miss your presence, Cheryl greiner, said in a post. There are no words to express this pain. I'm hurting. We're hurting. According to the times, a criminal case has been opened against griner because of large scale transportation of drugs. She could face up to ten years in prison. It's unclear where she is currently being held or what the next steps in the process are. A petition has started online called secure Britney greiner's swift and safe return to the U.S.. On the surface, grinders detention appears to have little to do with the conflict in Ukraine. Drugs are one of the most common reasons why U.S. citizens are detained when traveling internationally. However, the level of tension and concern about the treatment of an American in Russia at this moment remains high..