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02:27 min | Last week

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"Shooting of journalists in the nation's history. Last summer, Jared Ramos was found criminally responsible for the shooting during a jury trial. He was sentenced to 5 consecutive life sentences without the possibility of parole at a hearing in September. Gallery bonk to WTO P news. Fairfax county police are reviewing surveillance footage in hopes of finding the person who spray painted graffiti and set fire to some mulch at a church in Reston. Apparently in protest over the Supreme Court's abortion ruling. Fairfax county fire and rescue were called about the smoldering mulch just before 7 Sunday morning at John Newman Catholic community church on lawyers road. They detected that in accelerant was likely used to start the fire and also notice the graffiti on a sign at the church entrance. Police were called in an officers found more graffiti on the back of the building. Anyone with information is asked to contact fairfax county police. While it's still taking a bigger chunk out of the budget, we are starting to see gas prices go down from the peaks of earlier this month. In the district average gas prices are at 5 O four. Down over 20 cents since peaks about two weeks ago, Maryland and Virginia are down a little over 15 cents in that time. Regina Ali with triple-A mid Atlantic says it's due to drops and crude oil prices as well as demand. People are still traveling. They are still taking road trips, but just over the past week, we did see a slight demand drop in gasoline. All he says 4th of July travel this upcoming weekend is likely gonna raise prices once again. Phil up now, if at all possible, we're expecting record travel is about 42 million Americans. Gas is up around a dollar 85 cents over this time last year. Luke luker WTO P news. It's been almost a week since COVID shots were first made available for kids under the age of 5. In WTO spoke with a local pediatrician who's getting her two kids vaccinated. Even if it's just mild disease, parents are scared they worry about how their child's going to fare with the infection. Sarah schafer daru is a pediatrician at children's national hospital in D.C.. We've seen a lot of kids land in the picu, the pediatric ICU as a result of infection. And that is absolutely what we want to avoid with our own children. 18 month old and four year old are getting their shots. She understands many parents have questions about the vaccine, but I

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03:09 min | Last week

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", but the motorcycle ran off the left side of the travel lane and hit the cement wall. The man was thrown over the wall and he landed nearly 30 feet below the travel lane. He died at the hospital. The victim's name will not be released until his family's notified. Well, it is still taking a bigger chunk out of our budget than it was a year ago, but we are starting to see gas prices go down from the peaks of earlier this month. In the district average gas prices are at 5 O four. Down over 20 cents since peaks about two weeks ago, Maryland and Virginia are down a little over 15 cents in that time. Regina Ali with triple-A mid Atlantic says it's due to drops and crude oil prices as well as demand. People are still traveling. They are still taking road trips, but just over the past week, we did see a slight demand drop in gasoline. All he says 4th of July travel this upcoming weekend is likely gonna raise prices once again. Phil hop now, if at all possible, we're expecting record travel is about 42 million Americans. Gas is up around a dollar 85 cents over this time last year. Luke luker WTO P news. A we continue to see efforts to strip the names of confederate generals from buildings and roadways in our area. WTO's Acacia James has more and what drivers and fairfax county think about changing names to numbers. The survey which had a small sample size found that the public prefers to just go with the road's numbers, so the new name for Lee highway named after Robert E. Lee would be route 29 and for Lee Jackson memorial highway named after Thomas Stonewall Jackson, the name would be route 50. I mean, I know this is a small sample set, but frankly people already referred these by their route numbers today. So it would be a less dramatic change in terms of lifestyle marketing, the daily lives of people who live and work in these two corridors. What a supervisor's chairman Jeff bouquet, the new signage could cost the county anywhere between 1,000,004.2 $1 million. Acacia James WTO P news. Money news at 25 and 55. Inflation remains high, I'm Mark Hamrick with a bank rate dot com personal finance management. The experience first with the pandemic, who are recently with high and sustained inflation, has been that they've lasted longer and have been more serious in their own ways than expected. On inflation, the latest snapshots both at the retail and wholesale levels suggest high prices are still very much with us. On the consumer price index, measuring what we see at the retail level, it registered a shockingly high increase in the latest month, the CPI up 8.6% over a year ago, the highest year over year increase in four decades, even the core rate excluding food and energy remained elevated. Among the culprits on the rising prices front, energy of nearly 35% with gasoline of nearly 49% over the past year. New cars up 12.6% over the past year, airline fares up nearly 38% over the previous 12 months. Hopes that inflation has peaked, will have to wait for another day. I'm Mark Hamrick. Coming up after traffic and weather, pride parades across the country marched on Sunday with renewed urgency following the Supreme Court's landmark abortion ruling. Ten 26. The WTO charity of the month is vehicles for change

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02:35 min | 3 weeks ago

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"Think of the family the Friends the communities that are grieving because each of these flowers is planted Senate majority leader Chuck Schumer says they'll vote on new gun control legislation soon some proposed measures are red flag laws The gun rights supporters argue those laws get due process would allow judges to revoke rights without a conviction from a jury Democratic senator Chris Murphy has been leading the charge on new legislation We are only going to move forward with a piece of legislation that saves lives Luke luker WTO P news In Ukraine Russia is losing its grip on the war It's losing territory that it's captured it's lost a lot of troops and now it appears one of its leaders is apparently losing his grip and that's apparently a very dangerous thing national security correspondent JJ green joins us live with more on this JJ There was a time when western leaders used to think of Dmitri Medvedev as the rational one at the Kremlin He was once prime minister and served as president for one term And maybe he was ten or 12 years ago rational but clearly right now he's not Since the war in Ukraine started he spoken off at about wiping the country of Ukraine off the map and of his disdain for western leaders But today he crossed a red line in a post on the social media app telegram he said today people often ask me why am I a telegram poster so harsh He said the answer is I hate them They have bastards and scum They want death for us for Russia and as long as I'm alive I will do anything to make them disappear Reporting live JJ green WTO news Well JJ why is this so dangerous for western leaders Pretty much This threat pretty much guarantees he's going to get a very close look from the International Criminal Court in The Hague Considering that he's the deputy head of Russia's National Security Council Dangerous for a number of reasons This is a dog whistle It's a call for people to go after western leaders And this is a very serious statement especially because it's coming from inside one of the most corrupt countries on the planet A country that invaded a neighbor because of its deep hatred and the hatred that Vladimir Putin has for Ukraine and western leaders and that country is the same country that's assassinated people they've considered enemies and tried unsuccessfully to kill others Italy's foreign minister said today Medvedev's statements are a threat and seriously dangerous JJ thanks so much You're welcome That's our own JJ green Keep it here on WTO after traffic and weather we get a progress.

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01:43 min | Last month

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"If you go over there and just tour all the cemetery Luke luker WTO pinus 9 18 to bob with traffic On the beltway in Maryland on the outer loop after Georgia avenue the crash is along the left side of the roadway It was a correspondent listeners has it's all on the left shoulder but it is causing a bit of a slowdown They're probably going to try to get that over to the right shoulder though Inner loop beltway that is jammed from Richie Marlborough road getting past the works on after exit 11 route four headed toward Andrews two left lanes very slowly get by It may take that down to a single line here tonight 50 out to the bay bridge is good to go No the legs to report on 95 Baltimore Washington Parkway or T 70 they're working on route 15 north of the point of rocks bridge again tonight And Virginia on route 50 westbound and annandale road the crash remains and getting by a single file to the left And Dale wrote his block at the scene of the crash at least southbound and north bud coming up from route 50 You can't get on to annandale road or come off of it to get onto route 50 to go either way right now Now eastbound on route 50 all lanes are open and listeners are starting to set up road work on 66 and centerville westbound after route 29 toward the rest area on the left side should be down to a single lane to the right once they get it all in place Need extra cash rest in limo was hiring full part time CDL drivers Full-time CDL charter drivers receive a $5000 bonus call or text one 8 three three limo jobs bob in WTP traffic Ryan Miller with your forecast We got partly cloudy conditions on tap overnight temperatures falling into the 60s here for overnight lows and downtown and the northwestern suburbs from all morning we're looking at low temperatures into the middle 50s A little sunshine tomorrow morning clouds in the afternoon rain.

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"Recently released a list of more than 900 Americans who are now banned from traveling to that country Some include President Biden as well as hundreds of members of Congress and even actor Morgan Freeman And now a local council member has made the list She didn't even know about it at first Somebody texted me and said congratulations for being on Putin's hit list Worth three D.C. council member Mary che is number 911 on the list of 963 no express reason was given for her inclusion but she has an idea of why she's not allowed in Russia It's because she led the charge to rename part of Wisconsin avenue in front of the Russian embassy Named after Forrest Nemtsov Benji was leading a protest and this was in 2015 Against Russia's then war with Ukraine days after that he was gunned down Chase says she has no plans on visiting the country anyway Luke luker WTO P news One of former president Trump's fiercest defenders has some tough words when one of his fiercest critics her own husband In her memoir out this week Kellyanne Conway says she was disappointed by her husband George Conway's Twitter attacks on the president She says he never told her in advance what he was going to write calling it sneaky almost sinister She says her husband plotted against her and her boss as he sat just steps away from her in his home office She says when she asked her husband why he was criticizing mister Trump his reply was always the same You work for a madman Another time he told her you have ruined yourself and you have embarrassed this family Christopher Cruise CBS News Washington Washington Post has reported that Conway ends the book by saying democracy will survive America will survive George and I may not survive Money news at 25 and 55 here's Jeff claw Debbie ladell has trimmed its losses is still down 210 points though That's a half percent The S&P 500.

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01:39 min | 2 months ago

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"Pornography I'm Luke luker Republicans are choosing their candidate for a U.S. House race in fairfax county today Double TOP news time is 8 o'clock This is CBS News on the hour Your home for original reporting I'm Linda kenyon in Washington Ukraine says Russia is now stepping up attacks on a steel plant in a strategic port city Here's CBS Michael George Russian forces unleashed a fresh barrage of attacks on Mary U polls last pocket of resistance by ground and air Speaking to British policy experts Ukrainian president Vladimir zelensky says the Russian onslaught is keeping critical aid from reaching people in the southern port city If they destroy them I don't think we can have any diplomatic talks with them after that Democrats vowing to keep fighting for a woman's right to abortion now that it appears the Supreme Court could be on the verge of overturning roe V wade KPIX TV's back Darrow in Northern California this local lawmakers are speaking out It's linked to my more than a dozen women in leadership roles congresswoman Anna eshoo urged the Senate to pass the women's health protection act which would codify roe V wade Never before has this taken place in our country a right taken away Their slated to vote on it next week A new survey from the Trevor project finds 45% of LGBTQ youth have considered suicide in the last year The Trevor project is a nonprofit that provides crisis support for LGBTQ youth Avid palli is the CEO and executive director You're seeing state after state taking steps that are harming LGBTQ people government officials.

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02:21 min | 2 months ago

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"Chi G of course stole the show when he destroyed that cake when people come to the zoo This is the first place they come There's no question And they want to see him and what he's doing at the national zoo Luke luker WTO P news Well think of spring and you may think a bird singing But as our Kate Ryan tells us there's another important part of the season's soundtrack Those are the voices of just some of the 14 kinds of frogs and toads that live in Montgomery county Every spring volunteers sign up to learn their songs in order to collect data at ponds creeks and wetlands across the county One reason they're great indicators of the health of the environment Rachel Gaza is a natural resources specialist with Montgomery parks So how do you tell one call from another Gauze helped me with the wood frog They sound like they're kind of saying their name So I would go Compare for yourself Cake Lion WTO news Twitter's board has set up a business poison pill to try to ward off the takeover bid from Tesla's CEO Elon Musk The move would allow existing Twitter shareholders except for Musk to buy additional shares at a discount thereby diluting Musk's stake in the company Musk is offering to buy the company for more than $43 billion so he can take it private in the name of free speech Money news at 25 and 55 here's John Aaron That is the sound of a screaming high performance engine It's not a Ferrari V12 or a Corvette V8 but a hyperactive Toyota three cylinder In an amped up hatchback the soon to arrive GR corolla It packs 300 horsepower all wheel drive and a manual transmission And you literally was created to bring the feeling of racing like we have in the 86 and the Supra to a corolla That's Toyota motor North America's Jack Hollis at the New York international auto show where the GR corolla is being shown off If you're really interested in it when I get on a waiting list now because we have the response we were seeing since the introduction last week has been one of the fastest if not fastest order taking or order requested vehicles we've ever had And pricing is not even been announced John Aaron WTO P news Coming up after traffic and weather.

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01:39 min | 2 months ago

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"Friday 70 again on Saturday showers are likely Saturday and much cooler on Sunday I'm storm team four meteorologist chuck bell for WTO Here we can have this early 4 a.m. over Thursday morning April 14th here at WTO P to 69° in culpeper at 67 in manassas 71 rest in 71 Leesburg 67 and Frederick Maryland 72 Fredericksburg Virginia 68 integer sound Right now at 73 in Waldorf you're raking up to 74° having gone up a degree in the last few minutes in our nation's capital This Thursday morning April 14th 2022 welcome and glad you're with us this early hour This is WTO news Here at home at every fraternity and sorority member in Virginia will now get mandatory training on hazing The new law evolved from a student hazing death at VCU Virginia Commonwealth university The man who died was locally from Sterling He was just a lovable teddy bear Adam oakes had just joined a fraternity last February He was at an event and told a drink an entire bottle of Jack Daniels He passed down and was left on the floor Unfortunately Adam didn't make it through the night His cousin Courtney white pushed to get Adam's law passed We really thought about what Adam didn't have that night in February that he really needed And so we established Adam's law Starting next school year every member of a student organization will get in person training on hazing and alcohol poisoning to try to prevent future deaths Because I think he would be in agreement The bottom line is to protect others from this ever happening again Luke luker WTO P news Reliable transportation is often the deciding factor in a family's ability to escape poverty While the car business has been turned upside down and car donations have become scarce the number of local families.

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02:13 min | 2 months ago

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"Is WTO P news ten 23 New tonight out of Baltimore investigators say a tragic fire that broke out in January is considered a homicide now It left three firefighters dead including firefighter paramedic Kenny leco He was from Montgomery county Baltimore city police said the investigation into the fire on south stricker street that killed three city firefighters is now a homicide investigation The bureau of alcohol tobacco firearms and explosives says the fire was incendiary meaning it was purposely set spread or resulted from other criminal activity The ATF says with the earlier released photos and videos they've identified a person of interest and don't need other tips no word of that person is in custody Neil Logan stained WTF in every fraternity and sorority member in Virginia will now get mandatory training on hazing The new law evolved from a student hazing death at Virginia Commonwealth university the young person was from Sterling He was just a lovable teddy bear Adam oakes had just joined a fraternity last February He was at an event and told to drink an entire bottle of Jack Daniels He passed down and was left on the floor Unfortunately Adam didn't make it through the night His cousin Courtney white pushed to get Adam's law passed We really thought about what Adam didn't have that night in February that he really needed And so we established Adam's law Starting next school year every member of a student organization will get in person training on hazing and alcohol poisoning to try to prevent future deaths Because I think he would be an agreement the bottom line is to protect others from this ever happening again Luke luker WTO news More than a dozen news organizations are accusing Virginia governor Glenn youngkin They claim youngkin is violating the state's public records law by refusing to turn over emails sent to the tip line He set up for parents to report what he calls divisive practices in schools The news organizations include The Associated Press and Sinclair broadcast group They filed suit This is enrichment circuit court today saying each organization was denied requests for records related to the email tip line created shortly after youngkin took office in January The administration argues that the information is exempt from the freedom of information act Ten 25.

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02:32 min | 2 months ago

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"They are understaffed because of a retirement packages offered to employees during the pandemic for those who wanted out And a lot more people did than the airlines anticipated and the airlines did not ramp up even when they knew there was a storm coming He says ticket rates are going up by about 7% every four days so books soon He advises to go international Right now a round trip airfare to Ireland from the U.S. is as low as 5 99 That's not even the cost of New York to Los Angeles round trip Luke luker WTO 7 48 Traffic and weather on the 8s and when it breaks let's get back to Carlos Ramirez in the traffic center Thanks to meet you of course we are still tracking a few of the earlier works on incidents However we got a few new ones as well Three O one southbound now we're hearing about a new accident scene thanks to the listener for giving us the info on this one It just doesn't make way past mitchellville road near Queen Anne bridge road the far left lane should be blocked with some crash activity there I'll watch out if headed through the Billy area Elsewhere if you headed on route 50 no issues between the beltway and out towards the bay bridge but you keep in mind they got the work zone setting up Looks like they're actually only going to have a single lane available in either direction Looks like two right lanes are blocked on the westbound span and one left lane is blocked on the eastbound span So you have the right lane available there eastbound and a single left lane available headed westbound Back around the beltway the outer loop of the beltway also thanks to the listener for this one there was disabled vehicles some sort of tractor trailer blocking the right side of the roadway soon after route 50 on your approach towards four 50 as should be more towards the center there you should have a lane on the far right Looks like it's just as the acceleration lay meets the main lanes there So watch out for delays as you make your way past route 50 northbound D.C. two 95 you're slow from the 11th street bridge up towards east capital street no accidents reported though down in Virginia the eastbound side of 66 your jammed up from route 50 over towards one 23 that's for the crash activity should be along the right hand side of the roadway do be ready to move to the far left Once you get past that accident scene near nutly street you should be up to speed over towards the beltway not seeing any work zones just yet 95 south looks good with a slight volume delay towards one 23 but nothing to worry about there Points south looking good headed towards Fredericksburg Traffic brought to you by navy federal credit union and proud to serve members of the armed forces DoD veterans and their families The members are the mission Learn more at navy federal dot org Carlos Ramirez WTO be traffic Storm team four meteorologist Amelia Draper dry conditions out there on this Tuesday night with lows in the 50s to around 60 Mostly then partly sunny tomorrow and warm even hot especially for April with highs in the low 80s.

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02:14 min | 3 months ago

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"Middle of last decade when he led Potomac's bullous high school to a championship his coach pat silento tells our newest partners at NBC four he was more than just a talented quarterback He was always a great leader Always had an infectious smile wanted everybody around him to succeed Washington star receiver Terry mclaurin caught passes from Haskins at Ohio State and here in D.C. he writes Haskins was a man trying to become the best version of himself and says he had a personality as he puts it one of one After he was cut from Washington Haskins was rebuilding his career as a backup quarterback with the Pittsburgh Steelers now retired fellow quarterback Ben Roethlisberger describes him this way I got to meet a young man who never seemed to have a bad day Sean Anderson Empty grocery store shells delays in delivering packages all supply chain issues were familiar with a House bill wants to fix one part of the problem truckers The supply chain issues in many cases do have some component based in the shortage of truck drivers In 2021 72% of U.S. products were moved by truck and right now there's a shortage of about 80,000 truck drivers Virginia democratic congresswoman Abigail spanberger is introducing a bipartisan bill aiming to get more people in the industry We're a fundable tax credit for any individual who enrolls in a registered trucking apprenticeship program If pass that text credit would be up to $10,000 over two years And then also a refundable tax credit for truck drivers who hold a valid class a CDL license That one would be up to $7500 Luke luker WTO P news After traffic and weather together on the 8s a taste of Japan in D.C. It's 5 O 7 Meet Allison teammate at Truist bank Hi She was born to care and she always had your back You could say that Like that time back in the mid 80s when she spotted Stacy Kaminsky with her new perm and a car was coming about to hit a puddle So Allison jumps in front of the splash just in time to protect Stacy's fresh curls Look I had to do it A wet perm just doesn't work Today Allison's a teammate of Truist the bank that starts with care When you start with care you get a different kind of bank Learn more at truest dot com slash care Truest bank member FDIC hi this is Elaine Mick owner of cabinet discounters Whether you're remodeling your kitchen family room office den or any other room in your home.

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01:57 min | 3 months ago

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"In the middle of last decade when he led Potomac's bullous high school to a championship his coach pat salento tells our newest partners at NBC four he was more than just a talented quarterback He was always a great leader I always had an infectious smile wanted everybody around him to succeed Washington star receiver Terry mclaurin caught passes from Haskins at Ohio State and here in D.C. He writes Haskins was a man trying to become the best version of himself and says he had a personality as he puts it one of one After he was cut from Washington Haskins was rebuilding his career as a backup quarterback with the Pittsburgh Steelers now retired fellow quarterback Ben Roethlisberger describes him this way I got to meet a young man who never seemed to have a bad day Sean Anderson WTO news Empty grocery store shelves and delays in delivering packages are concerning supply chain issues A new bill in the house is looking to cut down on one contributing issue The supply chain issues in many cases do have some component based in the shortage of truck drivers In 2021 72% of U.S. products were moved by truck and right now there's a shortage of about 80,000 truck drivers Virginia democratic congresswoman Abigail spanberger is introducing a bipartisan bill aiming to get more people in the industry We're a fundable tax credit for any individual who enrolls in a registered trucking apprenticeship program If passed that tax credit would be up to $10,000 over two years And then also a refundable tax credit for truck drivers who hold a valid class a CDL license That one would be up to $7500 Luke luker WTO P news Coming up after traffic and weather expanded access to abortion is coming in Maryland It's one O 7 University of Maryland global campus has been a pioneer in online learning for over 20 years while you find creative ways to keep working and learning at home we'll keep providing the accredited affordable state education you need Get started and choose for more than 90 programs.

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04:17 min | 3 months ago

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"Is WTO P news It's a 22 Now a follow-up to a story we first brought you Friday evening There were drivers stranded at the confluence of winter weather and a lack of action We're talking about the folks stuck in that snowstorm on Virginia's 95 without food water bathrooms or help And now there's a report on what happened in January which should not have happened and how leaders can be better prepared After action reports are an important element of understanding what went right what went wrong certainly in this circumstance there was many things that went wrong Congresswoman Abigail spanberger was one of the loudest Virginia leaders calling to see where the state could improve I look forward to seeing the youngkin administration implement some of the suggested modifications that this after action report foot force They include additional planning for long-term and widespread Internet closures and better communication from state police and other departments to drivers Any form of communication that could be leveraged to share information with people on the road to ensure that we can stay off the roads in these sorts of circumstances and is an important one Luke luker WTO P news A rookie D.C. police officer was fired from the force last year after crashing two marked police cars in a drag race through a residential neighborhood in northeast Now human Khan has pleaded guilty to reckless driving The Washington Post reports he'll pay a $350 penalty Next the D.C. attorney general's office will ask the superior court to dismiss the more serious charge of aggravated reckless driving It means Khan would not go to prison or jail Another officer involved in the incident jarita millington agreed to the same plea bargain back in September She's been on limited duty status until the investigation is over A frightening incident Friday night a minivan with four people inside including two small children crashed and landed in a pond as WTO pedicure Liana reports and arundel county police were in the right place at the right time And officer actually heard the crash Friday night and rushed to the drainage pond in severn dance park The officers smashed the glass to get to the people inside the minivan All right Get this one I've always taken care of them Close your eyes There were two frightened children 9 months and three years old There's two babies Give me a baby I know I princess Come on girl I know darling No one was hurt The unlicensed driver 27 year old oswaldo Ramirez Lopez of Glenn Bernie was arrested on outstanding warrants Particularly on WTO P news See the video of that rescue at WTO P dot com Money news 25 and 55 let's check in with Joan doniger This is a Bloomberg money minute Job one for Starbucks founder who's back on the job as interim CEO was to make Wall Street unhappy Howard Schultz told customers employees and investors in a letter that Starbucks is immediately suspending stock buybacks He says the cash would be better used on its workers and its stores Starbucks has been facing sporadic union votes in stores around the country shares fell almost 4% Wall Street was a whole lot happier with news that Elon Musk is bought up more than 9% stake in Twitter Now becoming the platform's biggest shareholder its shares rose 27% But that boost to Twitter helped send tech shares higher in all three averages saw gains of about a third to almost 2% The Dow up a 104 the NASDAQ 271 the S&P 37 And the Grammys were good for the music business as well as CBS the award show drew a 3% audience increase from last year and some of the artists saw a big bump in streaming on Spotify From the Bloomberg newsroom I'm Joan doniger on WTO Asian markets are up about half a percent tonight coming up after traffic and weather the historically tight Senate fight over the Supreme Court nominee takes another step forward On Capitol Hill I'm Mitchell Miller And Washington Post White House correspondent San Ming Kim is going to join us live with more analysis of what's been happening with this historic nomination and soon to be historic vote in the Senate Stay close to WTO Join NDI a U.S. socom and government decision makers at 2022 Suffolk the special operations forces industry conference in Tampa Florida from May 16th through the 19th experienced the new expanded Suffolk campus including indoor and outdoor exhibits participate in PEO one on one discussions and learn from top socom.

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02:44 min | 3 months ago

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"WTO news One 23 plans for a new commuter concourse had been unveiled a dulles international airport WTO's Luke luker with details The new 14 gate concourse would replace the regional a Gates They currently use ground level covered walkways to get to their planes The new 400,000 ft² building would instead come with jet bridges as well as more restaurants bathrooms and for the furry travelers a pet relief area The Washington Post reports the airport authority hopes to get around $230 million through the bipartisan infrastructure Bill for the project In total it should cost between 508 $100 million The new concourse still needs approval from the airport authority board and United Airlines who would operate out of the new gates A Delta Air Lines flight from Salt Lake City to Reagan national airport had to make an emergency landing in Denver this week after the plane's windshield cracked mid flight The federal aviation administration spokesperson tells WTO no one was hurt in the Thursday incident the agency still investigating The Washington area is gearing up to get major transportation projects underway in the hope they will eventually give you a smoother commute More from WTO's Mitchell Miller on Capitol Hill So many of the folks who may be listening to this interview are likely going to be sitting in traffic Virginia congresswoman Abigail spanberger who says infrastructure funding is likely to include projects along an especially busy stretch of highway Certainly there's so many bridges throughout the Commonwealth particularly as you are heading south along 95 Transportation secretary Pete Buttigieg recently announced billions of dollars in three new grant programs that states and localities can apply for all at once So we can get those dollars flowing and into the ground get dirt moving and get those needed transportation improvements On Capitol Hill Mitchell Miller WTO B news The plight of your cranium refugees is causing many of us to look for ways to help and some are offering that help in person John carne graduated from Gaithersburg high school now owns two restaurants in Philadelphia He just got back from volunteering with world central kitchen feeding refugees It's like crossed into Poland He says his day would always start with peeling and cutting potatoes then helping the chefs Whatever they were making that day usually a stew or a soup applesauce was always on the menu He'd seen the images but says he was unprepared for the despair he witnessed he expects to return soon This was the one time I felt like I had to do more than just write a check And I'm very glad that I did Meal log can stain double Pinot Money news at 25 and 55 with renita young on WTO This is a Bloomberg money minute A report from oxfam America.

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"luke luker" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

02:00 min | 7 months ago

"luke luker" Discussed on WTOP

"Have noticed there's an increased police presence at schools in our area and across the country today because of a TikTok challenge Host on TikTok suggests that a number of school shootings or bombings will take place today across the country even at elementary schools Parents all across our region have received letters from school districts saying they are aware of the threats but the school system and local police do not find any of the threats credible Loud and county superintendent Scott ziegler and a letter to families says there will likely be more share deputies and Leesburg police at various schools today He also asked any student or parent who has credible information about a threat to share it with police In a statement TikTok said it was working with law enforcement to investigate any of the threats Luke luker WTP news And there's word that charges are pending against a 13 year old boy who sent out fake Instagram threats toward a Frederick county Maryland school The county sheriff's department says the boy admitted to the threats and said that they were a joke inspired by the TikTok challenge He said he had no real plans to open fire and ballinger creek middle school as his post threatened A federal judge has rejected Purdue pharma's bankruptcy settlement of thousands of lawsuits over the opioid epidemic the ruling handed down yesterday in New York the judge said revisions in the deal would protect members of the Sackler family which owns Purdue from facing lawsuits Purdue declared bankruptcy two years ago was facing thousands of suits claiming the company pushed doctors to prescribe OxyContin helping spark an opioid crisis link to more than 500,000 deaths nationwide Up ahead on we'll talk about the challenges ahead for an election year for Democrats on Capitol Hill who are having trouble getting some of their legislative priorities passed It's 1137 Are you thinking about refinancing your home to get cash out for college A renovation Or to pay off debt The last thing you want to do is pay.

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Governor Northam Signs Legislation Creating Tuition-Free Community College

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00:51 sec | 1 year ago

Governor Northam Signs Legislation Creating Tuition-Free Community College

"A new measure and Fairfax County today and it'll help low income students get a college degree here in Northern Virginia Community College, the governor announced a new program that provides full tuition for community college for low income students. The program even covers wraparound expenses like child care. And transportation. This will help about 35,000 community, college students and really, you know, with covert 19 it Z excellent timing because there are number of individuals in Virginia that need to be either trained are retrained to, you know, Enter the workforce gets killed, Get a job Give back program would specifically cover education that leads to in demand jobs and fields like technology, skilled labor and health care. $36 million are budgeted for it. Over the next two years, and the program kicks off July 1st Luke Luker

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"luke luker" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

03:07 min | 1 year ago

"luke luker" Discussed on WTOP

"From W T O p 24 73 65 Listen on air on Alexa and on the W T o p app. It's 11 03 on Saturday, December 12 2020 52 degrees after fog this morning, it's going up to the low sixties. Morning. I'm Sandy Coast, down with the top local stories we're following this hour. President Trump's supporters have returned for another day of protests. Thousands are expected to attend the second million Maga march on the National Mall. Today's million mega march will take place from 11 to 2 around the National Sylvan Theater. As many as 17,000 supporters say they'll be coming out to rally behind claims of election fraud. Despite there being no evidence there will be parking restrictions and many roads in the area will be closed at certain points throughout the march, including first Street between East Capitol Street, Northeast and Constitution Avenue northeast. The last million Maga March, took place just a few weeks ago and ended with arrest and stabbings, D C. Police say. So far, two groups have showed up near where today's event will take place. Other groups, including Black Lives matter, D M V and Defend DC plan to hold events of their own. In response to the March Melissa how old w T O P. NIS well as you probably heard fighters Corona virus vaccine has given been given approval for emergency use by the FDA. Now the vaccine is being shipped across the country. What can we expect in the D M. V. When the first shipments of the vaccine arrive in D. C. They will be spread out over six hospitals in the area. The district will get just over 6800 doses. They're earmarked for phase 18, which is the city's roughly 80,000 health care workers. Maryland will also inoculate healthcare workers first, along with nursing home employees, the state will receive around 150,000 doses and its first shipment that is enough to cover about half of the state's health care workers. Meanwhile, Virginia will get more than 70. 1000 doses, which will be distributed to healthcare workers as well with those that are treating covert patients getting top priority. Luke Luker w T. O P News schools in the pandemic. Rather schooling in the pandemic isn't going as well as many had hoped. Fairfax County Public schools saw a huge spike in the number of failing grades among students during the pandemic. To address the problem. The school system is planning a new approach to grading. We've seen some really, really large increases in the percent of students earning F grades. In fact, compared to last year, there was an 83% spike in middle and high school kids getting at least two afs Sloan Proceed, EO, chief academic officer for Fairfax County Public Schools, says among the population with the biggest jumps and afterwards students with disabilities and those learning English in response, the school system plans to adjust the grading scale. So that on 100 point scale, the lowest score that You could earn would be a 50. There will also be more flexibility with turning in late work and no assignment could be worth more than 20% of a final grade. Also, schools must do more to reach out to families of struggling students. The changes kick in after the winter break. Mike Murillo. W T O P News. Meanwhile, safety teams have been established in Fairfax County.

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Washington DC's Arlington Memorial Bridge fully reopens after 2 years

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00:45 sec | 1 year ago

Washington DC's Arlington Memorial Bridge fully reopens after 2 years

"When Case you're out driving, and you haven't heard this yet the cones are gone. All six lanes air now open on the Arlington Memorial Bridge. After over two years, constructionism for the project has been a success. It's come in on time and on budget, and it will extend the life of the bridge first. 75 years that was Interior Secretary David Bernhardt at the bridge is reopening. This was the first complete rehab in the bridge is 88 year, history work has been done on the historic granite and the bridges, support and road service have all been replaced. But Jonathan Schafer with the National Park Service says that this is more than just a transportation project. Arlington Memorial Bridge is a monument to the sacrifices of our nation's veterans. It's a ceremonial entrance to nation's capital, Luke Luker w T. O P. News.

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"luke luker" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

02:43 min | 2 years ago

"luke luker" Discussed on WTOP

"Evening. I'm Sean Anderson. Top local story We're following today's Metro trailed arraignment derailment near the platform in downtown Silver Spring Service remains suspended between the Takoma Park and Wheaton stations on the Red Line after the morning derailments. Fortunately, nobody got hurt, and early assessment from the Washington Metro Rail Safety Commission suggests the train passed a red signal just before it went off the tracks. Double D T O peace. Luke Luker has been on the scene at around 11 20 this morning as a Red line train was leaving the Silver Spring station headed to Glen Monets suffered a slow speed derailment. The two lead cars left the tracks before the entire train even left the platform. Most of the 32 passengers were able to exit the train without any assistance. But Montgomery County fire crews had to pry open the doors for one passenger and the train's operator. No one on the train was injured, but the operator will now undergo post. Testing. Metro in his statement says that they will now investigate the derailment, but currently they do not believe it was caused by equipment failure in downtown silver Spring. I'm Luke Luke er w GOP news Intro says service on the track will resume later on today. You Khun stay tuned to double D. T o P for the latest they defund. The police movement includes a call We're taking cops out of schools and Virginia's governor's being asked to use the upcoming special session enrichment to shift money away from school resource officer. The session is expected to be called to deal with budget changes due to the pandemic. But in a letter heading the governor Ralph Northam today he's being asked also cut over $9 million earmarked over the next two years for school resource officers. It's a program that needs to end perhaps be reimagined and when I'm asking for is the highest so that we can look at the effectiveness. Of the program and the money we spend on it. Speaking first to W. T O P District, 38 delegate, K. Cory, who was one of the authors of the letter, believe some of that money would be better spent on counselors she thinks will be desperately needed when kids returned to school amidst the pandemic over a dozen organizations from across the Commonwealth have signed on to the letter. Michelle Morello w T o P News. Meantime, police use of force reforms are on the agenda in Montgomery County, however, community groups of prodding the county Council to go further in their calls for change. Maryland State lawmakers They're joining those calls. Tiffany Kelly is with the Silver Spring Justice Coalition. She wants to see amendments to the County Council's proposed police. Use of force Bill call for bill to include a ban on the use of no not warrants and give detailed guidance on the use of less lethal. Maryland state delegate General Wilkins We're not here to make ourselves feel good. We're calling for transformation..

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