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04:18 min | 2 d ago

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"Hour. Some stunning news from Metro the Transit agency says it may have to cut service drastically next summer. W T O P with team coverage on the story. Metro projects Its operating budget will have a nearly half billion dollar shortfall by July next year as ridership recovers a bit but remains far below historic levels. Metro general manager Paul we'd have felt is proposing several measures to narrow the deficit. One is on the real side that we only operate from 5 A.m. to nine PM No later in the evening. Besides, the early closings, weekend service would be halted and some metro stations closed. We shut down the 19 stations that we had shut down early when the pandemic broke, and the budget includes salary freezes and layoffs. Bus service would be reduced to 45% of pre pandemic levels. Metro says some of the service cutbacks could be averted if Congress provides federal aid, particularly on O w t O P news. I'm Melissa how the proposed cuts or what Mayor Milio Bowser calls deeply troubling. She's now asking for federal stimulus, saying in a statement quote regardless of party or ideology. We must once again come together to save Metro if service is reduced its what? NBC for Transportation reporter Adam Toast calls a major shop for riders who depend on Metro For many. Metro is a public utility, and they have to have it to get around that the federal government does fail to act. Then we start getting in some really, really dark territory. The public also has to weigh in if cuts are approved in the current crisis doesn't change by April, Metro would scale back beginning in July. Melissa how wt openness. 10 05. Now as we've been reporting, drugmaker Mo Derna has asked for federal regulators to approve its Corona virus vaccine for emergency use Visors already done so and now we're learning that Virginia could begin getting a limited number of doses of the FISA vaccine by the middle of this month. That's if the FDA approves the company's emergency use authorization. There's a lot of logistical considerations. Virginia epidemiologist Dr Lillian Peak spoke with state lawmakers yesterday, saying manufacturers have all He started stockpiling doses and anticipation of approval, but the first doses will be in short supply. We're also as all states are are working with CDC to preposition the first doses of the fighter vaccine at health systems that have ultra cold refrigeration, she says. That's too short in the time between approval and distributing the vaccines, and Governor Ralph Northam hopes all Virginians will be vaccinated by midsummer. Ellery bonked w T o p news With the rise in covert cases in our region request for testing our Oppa's well, and one local county has a plan in mind. Use Virginia National Guard to do a large community testing event. Dr. Allison answers tell me help director in Prince William County. With all the guidance about not traveling during Thanksgiving. They were among counties that had to turn away people who wanted the free test. She says plans they're still being finalized to have the Virginia National Guard do it. Testing event are other sites in the community that people could go, particularly those who have insurance. The state provides townies with a finite number of tests with the hope they'll be available for low income residents and those without insurance. Dialogue. Unstained w T L P NEWS Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and State Attorney General Brian Frosh are pressing leaders here in Washington for more stimulus relief related to the pandemic. The governor is urging President elect Joe Biden to prioritize a new stimulus package. As the state approaches 200,000 confirmed cases of covert 19. Across Maryland. There are more than 1500. People hospitalized with coronavirus right now, there have been more than 4400 deaths in the state. Governor Hogan will be holding a news conference later on today on a covert 19 update. That'll be around four o'clock this afternoon. And of course we'll be covering that for you much more to come on. W T O p. Stay with us up ahead after traffic and weather how to help your home community on giving Tuesday. I'm Michelle Morello. It's 10 07 Want me to make some coffee? Yeah. You know, I used the last filter. But there's more in the pantry to the left. Yeah, right where she always always what? She always marked how tall we were, since we could stand up.

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01:46 min | 5 d ago

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"Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Staff literally walk into the emergency room and then being our intensive care unit fighting for their lives just several hours later, for nurses like Jade Jones, it's heartbreaking to think about her patients suffering with Cove it during the holidays. How sad I would be if I was in the hospital for a month, and I had to miss hanging Decorations with my husband or seeing my family members and the medical workers suffer from a constant stress worrying about possibly taking the virus home to their own families. Michelle Morello w T O P. News. The European Union is out with a warning about two drugs hyped as helpful for people battling covert 19 drug regulators there, say chloroquine and its related compound. Behind mental disturbances scene in patients, including suicidal behavior. The medicines, which were originally used to fight malaria, in some autoimmune diseases, or among the first on the scene for treating Cove. It And were promoted early on by President Trump. Since then, they haven't been shown to be effective in clinical studies. Despite warnings about spreading the Corona virus. More than a million people took to the skies The day before Thanksgiving, The T S A says it on Wednesday. It's screen nearly 1.1 million passengers. That's the highest passenger volume since March. The 16th and only the fourth time passenger volume has topped one million since that date. Still, Thanksgiving Eve travel was down from last year with 2.6 million people being screened at the airport. Hand sanitizer is no longer subject to liquid and gel rules of 3.1 ounces on Lee in Carry on luggage. You can now bring containers as largest 12 ounces. But that's not the only thing that's different. It's not everywhere yet, but new technology allows you to skip removing items such as liquids and laptops from carry on bags for screening is called computed tomography. Basically,.

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Are fitness trackers the future of healthcare?

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00:50 sec | 6 d ago

Are fitness trackers the future of healthcare?

"Black Friday here and cyber Monday, just around the corner. Fitness trackers are a hot item. And many of them them as as we we hear hear from from from W. W. W. T. T. T. O O O P P P s s s Michelle Michelle Michelle Morello Morello Morello couldn't couldn't couldn't do do do more more more much much much more more more than than than just just just count count count your your your steps. steps. steps. Some Some Some fitness fitness fitness trackers trackers trackers can can can also also also help help help your your your doctor doctor doctor keep keep keep you you you healthier healthier healthier from from from the the the medical medical side. side. It also provides a wealth of information cardiologists, doctor Romania Kulkarni with mid Atlantic permanent, A says they use them to keep an eye on skipped, beats, heart palpitations and other heart irregularities. Somebody says, you know, Doc, once every few weeks, my heart does something funny. I'm not sure what it is. One of these fancy fitness trackers is a good way to figure that out relatively quickly. Fancier ones can also monitor oxygen levels in the blood or capture an E. K G. And during the pandemic, he says, these trackers have become especially helpful to let doctors keep an eye on their patients data without having to make them come into the off. This.

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01:37 min | 6 d ago

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"Fitness trackers are a hot item, and many of them can do much more than Just count your steps. Some fitness trackers can also help your doctor keep you healthier from the medical side. It also provides a wealth of information cardiologists Dr Maia Kulkarni with mid Atlantic permanent A says they used them to keep an eye on skipped beats, heart palpitations and other heart irregularities. Somebody says, you know, Doc, once every few weeks, my heart does something funny. I'm not sure what it is. One of these fancy fitness trackers is a good way to figure that out relatively quickly. Fancier ones can also monitor oxygen levels in the blood or can Sure any kg and during the pandemic, he says. These trackers have become especially helpful to let doctors keep an eye on their patients data without having to make them come into the office. Michelle Morello w T. O P News. A pedestrian is dead after being hit while crossing a busy highway in Prince George's County this morning. Maryland State police say the crash happened just before 7 A.m. on Branch Avenue near Surratt's Road and Clinton. The victim was struck while trying to cross the South bound lanes of Branch Avenue. It's not clear why the person was in the road, but police say the driver stayed at the scene. The crash. It was a big Thanksgiving game for the Washington football team. It is very easy to call the NFC East, the NFC least. But if Washington wins Division at the end of season, they'll take it and right now for in seven record after beating Dallas, 41 16 Washington and sole possession at least through Monday night, the first place in the NFC East. Philadelphia was 361. And now because four winds Washington leapfrogs the Eagles at least for a few days. Washington Total domination of the Cowboys complete team effort..

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01:36 min | Last week

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"Michelle Morello, W T. O P News, AstraZeneca and Oxford University acknowledged a mystery involving the preliminary results of the Corona virus vaccine. A statement describing what happened came days after the company and the university described the shots is highly effective. It made no mention of why some study participants didn't receive as much vaccine as expected. The group of volunteers, they got a lower dose seem to be much better protected than the volunteers who got too full doses in the low dose group. AstraZeneca says the vaccine appeared to be 90% effective in the group that got the two full doses. The vaccine appeared to be 62% effective. No word yet as to why that happened. Denver's mayor, facing blowback for ignoring his own request that people not travel for Thanksgiving. Michael Hancock, the mayor of Denver, now apologizing for traveling to Mississippi to see his wife and daughter, Michael Hancock departed alone on a flight headed to Houston, then Mississippi this after numerous warnings from the mayor against traveling this holiday like this message from just last week, emerging I'm pleading with everyone. Please stay home. Please on Lee go out for essential services. We didn't get a new statement from the mayor, where he said he thought it would be safer for him to travel alone. Then bring his wife and daughter here and quote I made my decision as a husband and father. And for those who are angry and disappointed, I humbly ask you to forgive decisions that are born of my heart and not my head. That's Casey and see reporter Kelly workmen. Coming up Small business Saturday is this weekend. I have to.

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Washington DC's National Zoo panda cub named Xiao Qi Ji or 'Little Miracle'

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00:42 sec | Last week

Washington DC's National Zoo panda cub named Xiao Qi Ji or 'Little Miracle'

"Its name. Three months ago, when the zoo welcomed a new new baby baby boy boy panda, panda, many many watched watched on on Webcams Webcams a a positive positive moment moment during during the the pandemic. pandemic. Now Now nearly nearly 135,000 135,000 people people have have voted voted on on his his new new name, name, which which was was released released this this morning. morning. Join Join us in welcoming Xiao. Shaggy, the zoo Steve Montfort, says Shalchi G translates to little miracle in English. This new panda. Our miracle cub has already brought all of us so much joy in this truly unique time, and he will be a source of our memories for years to come. Under an agreement with the China Wildlife Conservation Association. He'll stay at the National Zoo until he's four, then moved to China. Michelle Morello. W T o P News well due to rising covert 19 cases, Ford's theater is closing

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Washington, DC's National Zoo panda cub named Xiao Qi Ji or 'Little Miracle'

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00:39 sec | Last week

Washington, DC's National Zoo panda cub named Xiao Qi Ji or 'Little Miracle'

"Baby Panda. Has a new name. Three months ago, when the zoo welcomed a new new baby baby boy boy panda, panda, many many watched watched on on Webcams Webcams a a positive positive moment moment during during the the pandemic. pandemic. Now Now nearly nearly 135,000 135,000 people people have have voted voted on on his his new new name, name, which which was was released released this this morning. morning. Join Join us in welcoming Xiao. PG The zoo's Steve Mumford says Shalchi G translates to little miracle in English. This new panda. Our miracle cub has already brought all of us so much joy in this truly unique time, and he will be a source of our memories for years to come. Under an agreement with the China Wildlife Conservation Association. He'll stay at the National Zoo until he's four, then moved to China. Michelle Morello. W T

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Washington DC - Sports Betting On Ballot In Maryland This Fall

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00:33 sec | Last month

Washington DC - Sports Betting On Ballot In Maryland This Fall

"On the ballot in Maryland, and the money is flowing online betting companies like Draftkings and Fanduel or on a spending spree, trying to persuade voters in Maryland to vote yes, on Question two on the ballot to allow sports betting in the state. So far, they've put close to $3 million into the vote. Yes on two group, according to the Baltimore Sun. They've already spent over two million of that on advertising, and they're not alone. The state's casinos in the Maryland Jockey Club have been offering some cash and a lot of in kind donations. On site advertising and social media support for a group supporting the sports betting initiative. Michelle Morello

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01:44 min | 3 months ago

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"Michelle Morello w T o P News. You probably know what you were doing 25 years ago on this day watching history at Camden Yards In 1995. Cal Ripken Jr broke the record for consecutive games played. Brooks Robinson play that many games. You just You have to be stubborn broadcaster John Miller. You know, Eddie Murray told him said, Hey, when you hit third or fourth in Atlanta, whole team counts on you. If you miss a game, everybody in the clubhouse is let down. I signed up to play 162, and that was my goal. And I think you know he knew that the closer the record, the more autographs seaside. I think that elevated him to the point where people said only a great player. He's like a like a great guy. It got ridiculous there. He was standing out there for an hour and 45 minutes or so after a game. Remember, the president came out with us on the radio. In the fourth inning of the night that he broke. The record has gone deep. Just a moment after President Bill Clinton said, Hey, get strength GOP sports director Dave Johnson. You can't use your time share their closing the resorts, canceling reservations and preventing owners from booking new reservations. Meanwhile, you're forced to keeping maintenance, mortgage and assessment fees. And forget about even getting there to begin with. Does your timeshare company care off course not. They're taking advantage of you. It's not right. And you want out whether you bought decades ago our days ago, Timeshare Freedom Group can help timeshare freedom groups. Freedom process has helped thousands of people just like you get free from.

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02:22 min | 3 months ago

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"Day and nurse had come up to me and said, if you don't pray to God, you won't get out of here because nobody here is for you and I looked at her and I sort of thought intentionally to get out of here. Nobody can stop me. She graduated and over her career, worked in hospitals from Boston to New York, and also earned degrees in music and education. In 2015, she was given an honorary doctor of public service degree. In the University of Maryland in Baltimore, the very same school that denied her entry to their school of nursing 65 years before McCreedy died this past week at the age of 89, Michelle Morello w T o P News It is 12 13 AT w. T. O P a group of 32 black federal prosecutors in the nation's capital worked out a way to take a stand as protest against police brutality and systemic racism filled streets across the country. The Washington Post reports that their soul searching and policy discussions led them to sign a 10 page memo to the acting. U. S. Attorney Michael Sherwin in D. C. It outlines changes they say will help ensure the prosecutors make the fairest decisions without bias or non legal influences. Among other changes, they call for implicit bias, train bias training for prosecutors and the end of a strategy for gun crime prosecutions, they say disproportionately targets black communities. They also call for a new focus on alternatives to incarceration. Who told you 16 year old Fitz Thomas drowned in June in a creek on the Virginia side of the Potomac River. A new report shows confusion and miscommunication led to the delayed response. Victim's family thinks something else contributed for 22 minutes. Louden County had their foot. Fitz Alexander Campbell Thomas's neck. It took that long from the first of several 911 calls of someone drowning for loud and Montgomery County dispatchers to pinpoint and get Cruz toe where pastor Michelle Thomas's son, Wass, None of the problems were based on the fact that it's Thomas is an African American Loudon County Board of Supervisors chair, Phyllis Randall Fire chief Keith Johnson said. Since the Potomac is owned by Maryland, Montgomery County has traditionally taken the lead. He'd stripped it here is the jurisdictional boundaries does not provide the fastest and most efficient response. He says. New policies are now in place to better handle 911 calls along the Potomac near Lorcan, staying W T O Penis sports.

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01:30 min | 3 months ago

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"Bridge. Get current traffic at bay bridge dot com or 1877 Bay SPAN. All electronic tolling is now live Get easy pass today. Jack Taylor. W T o p. Traffic. Here's Lauren Rickets showers greeting you as we go through about lunchtime. We will have a few showers out there at least the chance amid a sunshine. It's going to be hot and humid today with storms expected after about three PM and will continue with them and all that 89 o'clock tonight. Showers and thunderstorms this afternoon could become strong to severe until then. Upper eighties for daytime highs. Feeling close to 100 degrees without humidity. Same deal tomorrow a little bit more sunshine tomorrow. Temperatures around 90 feeling close to 100 agrees with afternoon storms by Friday's more sunshine with dropping humidity. I'm Storm Team four. Meteorologist Lauren in Springfield this morning at 75 degrees, Silver Springs also 75 in an Odin tin. It is 73 degrees. Thiss is w t o p your source for today's top news, traffic and weather, always connected and constantly updated. In your car at home at work Hands on the go. W T o p. Never miss a moment. Good morning. I'm Joan Jones with Teddy Gellman at the editor's desk and coming up Maryland's ready to step up his pandemic reopening efforts. I'm Michelle Morello can a new economic aid package for the Corona virus still come together in Congress. On Capitol Hill. I. Mitchell Miller, D C. Is asked to consider changing the name of 150.

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01:33 min | 3 months ago

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"They've also narrow DRAMs from both the international groups about way to go west on 66 year down to a single right lane on each of those ramps to go West, So use caution there as well Rich under w T F P Trap Storm team for four day forecast. Here's Matt Ritter, Mild and McGee this evening and overnight tonight mostly cloudy. A few stray passing light showers. Temperatures in the seventies in the short term overnight lows will be in the mid sixties, too low seventies. Morning clouds and some patchy fog tomorrow, then becoming partly sunny, warmer because of the partial sunshine very humid, scattered afternoon and evening thunderstorms. Some could be strong or severe highs will be in the low to mid eighties. Hazy, hot and humid on Thursday. Increasing cloudiness ahead of a strong cold front. That'll bring us some more thunderstorms in the afternoon or evening. Some could be strong or severe highs will be in the upper eighties to the lower nineties and behind that front on Friday, becoming mostly sunny, breezy, more seasonable temperatures and the humidity will be dropping throughout the day highs will be in the low eighties. I'm store Team four meteorologist Matt Rehder were at 73 degrees in Washington. Some parts of our area could be down to the upper sixties. It's 10 30. Thiss is w t o p your source for today's top news, traffic and weather, always connected and constantly updated. In your car at home at work and on the go. W GOP. Never this among Good evening I'm Dimitri Sodas. We have Alicia Abel's in at the editor's desk coming up tonight. Maryland's ready to step up its pandemic reopening efforts. I'm Michelle Morello governor north of Masks, Virginians to keep up their guard against.

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01:33 min | 3 months ago

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"Drawing criticism for speaking on Capitol Hill. I'm Mitchell Miller, the family of Jacob Blake fears he'll never walk again after he was shot in the back by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin. What you need to know to take part in this week's March on Washington. I'm Michelle Morello, Wall Street The Dow down 60, but the NASDAQ picked up 87 Today, the S and P up a dozen double d t o p at 6 31. Coverage of the Republican National Convention. All this week on 103.5. W T O P Talk hung Never miss a moment night. Two of the Republican National Convention begins two hours from now, and it'll be capped with a relatively rare speech from the first lady covering double GOP's Mitchell Miller. This will be first lady Melania Trump's first nationally televised speech since the 2016 convention when she came under scrutiny for an address that had several similarities to a 2008. Democratic Convention speech by Michelle Obama. The on ly limit to the height of your achievements is the reach of your dreams and your willingness to work hard for them only to your achievements is the strength of your dreams and your willingness to work for them. The Trump campaign hopes that the first lady can help attract suburban women voters who the president will need to get re elected. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, meanwhile, plans to speak on behalf of the president this evening. And that's drawing criticism from Democrats who say it's a break from tradition and maybe an ethical violation for the nation's top diplomat to take part in a political convention on Capitol Hill, Mitchell.

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Coronavirus cases plateau across D.C. area

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01:11 min | 4 months ago

Coronavirus cases plateau across D.C. area

"Reports 775 new cases today in 12 deaths, The state has done 1.4 million tests so far. Virginia today is reporting 1300 New Cove in 19 cases and five deaths. The state has performed 1.2 million Tests. DC today reports 64 new cases and one death. The covert positivity rate, which are percentages of people who test positive for the virus out of those who have been tested overall, continue to move in the right direction in the region. But when expert says it's not all good news, Maryland announced its daily percent of positive cove in tests at 3.2% a record low, Johns Hopkins, Dr Joshua Sharfstein says that isn't the whole picture. Maryland has a relatively low percent positive but is identifying quite a lot of cases about 1000 a day. That's a pretty high number. It's more than Virginia. Reporting in Virginia's a bigger state. Currently, Northern Virginia has a 6% positive rate and increase in hospitalizations but lower number of cases being identified overall and he says, D C is doing well. The number of cases our population is lower. The hospitalizations have come down and the percent positive is low, but it probably won't get much lower while it's surrounded by Maryland and Virginia with their higher numbers, Michelle Morello w T o P News

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In Washington DC, An 'Increasing Number' Of Infectious People Ate In Restaurants

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00:48 sec | 4 months ago

In Washington DC, An 'Increasing Number' Of Infectious People Ate In Restaurants

"Want to keep that mask on until you're back home. A growing number of infected people are going out in the district and possibly infecting others. Lord recent reports from states like Maryland that growing numbers of their positive cases are from people who were at social gatherings. It's a similar story in the district as they watch contact. Tracing trends, Doctor Look, Wandera. But director of the D. C Department of Health says they're finding some discouraging data an increasing number of cases where people have reported they have been infectious while they were dining, an increasing number of cases of individuals infectious while they were in the workplace and the number of those traveling while infectious has also gone up. So the D. C Health department is again reminding people to do their part to reduce the spread, and Mayor Muriel Bowser says they're doing what they can to enforce the social distancing rules that have been put in place. Michelle Morello w T o P

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Lengthy covid testing delays reported by Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia

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00:46 sec | 4 months ago

Lengthy covid testing delays reported by Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia

"People returning to work. All that has led to a rush on Corona virus test in Virginia. A lot of covert 19 tests or taking a week or more to process our capacity is not able to meet up with the demand. Doctor Paramjit buries the chief deputy commissioner for public health and preparedness in Virginia. We would be ramped up their capacity to think we're doing fairly well in Maine, June and then towards the end of June, as we saw the cases across the U. S. And increase more individuals interested in testing. He believes taking steps to reopen the state triggered the increases simply because having more interaction, the longest delays are in commercial labs, often used by health care providers and drugstore sites. But state labs are starting to see slowdowns to so they're planning to use their federal stimulus dollars this year toe work to increase capacity. Michelle Morello. W T. O P

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10 minutes to glory: contest winner slams down 35 burgers

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00:45 sec | 5 months ago

10 minutes to glory: contest winner slams down 35 burgers

"Could you chop down and 10 minutes for 1250 bucks? Or, in this case, tables piled with burgers and Tenley town for the Z Burger 11th annual Independence Burger eating championship. Last year's winner. Maryland's Molly Skyler came into it as the five time champ, setting a record of 32 burgers in 10 minutes last year, and she had the crowd cheering Once they started munching Molly and Dan Killer Kennedy stayed close in numbers eaten. With Dan, breaking her last record of 32 by eating 30 for when the clock stopped, But Molly broke both records by downing 35 burgers in 10 minutes, making the mother of four a six time champ. Michelle Morello. W T O P News Okay show of

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01:33 min | 5 months ago

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"Come Michelle Morello WTOP news nine oh sixty on WTOP many businesses in the district that have been closed or whose operations have been severely limited have jumped at the chance to reopen indoor spaces WTOP's Michelle Basch tells us how some are making the best of these reduce restriction all Clyde's restaurants are now open for indoor dining at fifty percent capacity vida fitness locations in DC are welcoming members back you'll get a temperature check and towels when you walk in and the clubs are using electrostatic sprayers to continuously clean equipment and rooms at whisper works is offering limited indoor seating at its taprooms in ivy city and on half street bottles of hand sanitizer being provided for each table and diners are asked to linger no longer than two hours so there's enough time to clean and sanitize tables and chairs for the next seating Michelle Basch WTOP news coming up after traffic and weather a local teen officially indicted in the stabbing death of his own mother nine oh seven hi former Maryland men's basketball coach Gary Williams we all know life is full of challenges both on and off the court and driving through work zones like the U. S. one improvement project can be challenging to keep an eye out for lane closures and construction as M. dot S. H. A. brings us an improved U. S. one let's come together as a team and slow down stay alert and focused in work zones to keep everyone safe learn more at rose dot Maryland dot gov some say the greatest threat to our network or security attacks are on the rise and comes from hunters and cybercriminals some say the.

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01:30 min | 7 months ago

"michelle morello" Discussed on WTOP

"Stephanie gains Brian good morning a federal lawsuit is calling out top officials for their response to the pandering Hogan and the head of the state police are among those named in the suit filed by businesses religious leaders and some state delegates delegate Neil Parrott one of the plaintiffs and says the catalyst was when state police told delegate Dan **** he shouldn't be at the weekends open Maryland rally or he could be arrested under the governor stay at home order that's really a violation of the freedom of assembly it's a violation of allowing us to be able to speak it also said the person who created the order is constantly breaking his own rules the governor has his own press conferences where those if you use that same logic could say he's violating the stay at home order that said I believe the governor overstepped his authority by creating the orders in the first place and he hopes the court will agree Michelle Morello WTOP news now the latest on the virus itself forty nine thousand cases have been reported in the DMZ just yesterday DC announced two hundred new cases and eleven deaths more than five thousand people have contracted the virus district wide two hundred and fifty have died in Maryland close to a thousand new cases reported in just the last twenty four hours there are now around twenty five thousand five hundred cases and just under twelve hundred deaths statewide yesterday morning Virginia announced nine hundred and forty new cases in forty four more deaths more than eighteen thousand six.

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02:03 min | 8 months ago

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"Having to quickly adapt to changes brought on by the coronavirus national brain tumor society was gearing up for their massive may fund raising event but thousands gathering together was not going to happen in the corona virus world we converted our in person events into being what will become a virtual of that David Ahrens is chief executive officer he says the magic of these fund raisers is bringing people together as part of a massive community they're hoping to keep that feeling alive in the online venture to engage live in this platform will be will be able to put their computer camera right on themselves and say hello to DC area audiences as the economy is obviously taking a big downturn because of the corona virus but at the same time the charity's getting more calls for help so they need these fund raisers to work now more than ever Michelle Morello WTOP news a local business owner says having to close seventeen area restaurants except for delivery in takeouts is tough on local farmers and suppliers layoffs also or painful for thirty years we have many people would bring there's a sense they want co founder of silver diner seventeen beltway area locations Ibadan Hanks says having to lay off seventeen hundred of silver and silver diner's nearly two thousand employees is heart breaking that you can only do so little for those over seventeen hundred people some employees have agreed to stay with pay cuts of twenty five to thirty percent company you might leave family sticks together so we sticking together the helping hello this von Hanks's silver diner is giving laid off workers free meals for two weeks and to those with benefits are having health insurance paid through April Kristy king WTOP news coming up in money news layoffs and furloughs in another hard hit the industry it's eight fifty four you know we've been talking about maybe getting some help from my dad so he can stay at home or does the happiest sure we've been talking about it for a while we're doing our best to help them out but lately with our jobs and our children it's just become too much for us well today I learned about warm in home care and I think they might be exactly what we're looking for two one day warm in home care you know like warm and caring which is what they are but they're also one.

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01:40 min | 8 months ago

"michelle morello" Discussed on WTOP

"New poll is shedding a little light on the subject the national poll conducted by heart mind strategies for WTOP found almost three quarters of Americans now believe the corona virus is a real threat now that a good chunk of the country is under some form of social distancing our lockdown people are starting to kind of say okay this is a a big tractor enormous with heart mind strategies but only sixty percent of generation Z. is on board the poll also showed people don't have a lot of trust in those giving them information about the crisis the trust in the federal government local government state government high levels of trust for those are in the thirty percent trust of the media is just as low the pull of a thousand Americans over eighteen was done March eighteenth and nineteenth it has a margin of error of three point one percent Michelle Morello WTOP news for twenty three while most of us in the DC area are staying home from work and school the area's big construction projects are still going forward in a time of social distancing wire construction workers still out paving roads working on bridge projects in DC and still working on the purple line in Maryland whiting sixty six in Virginia and still building the silver line The Washington Post reports that despite the restrictions put in place to slow coronavirus Maryland Virginia and DC have dean this kind of work you central some areas harder hit than us right now have stopped work like in Washington state and New York Kyle Cooper WTOP news a look at money news on the way for twenty four year that it's the soundtrack to our busy lives but there's one thing that needs to be at the top of our to do list fixing those dangerous recalled Takata air bag inflators millions.

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"michelle morello" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

01:36 min | 10 months ago

"michelle morello" Discussed on WTOP

"To catch lower oxygen and babies before they left the hospital something that used to often only be noticed when a baby's skin started turning blue the problem is the human eye doesn't detect it until the number is less than seventy percent this screening catches the low oxygen before it gets critical and can lead to an earlier and lifesaving diagnosis and as it's used in more countries around the world they're expecting it to stay close to a quarter million babies by twenty thirty Michelle Morello WTOP news a former Baltimore police commissioner who pleaded guilty to failing to file federal tax returns has been real least from prison prison officials told the sun Friday that Darryl desu Sir was being transferred from federal prison to community custody a supervised facility for inmates preparing to reenter society to sue so was sentenced last March to ten months in prison after pleading guilty to three counts of failing to file individual returns for the years two thousand thirteen to two thousand fifteen he told the judge who sentenced him that he was humbled and ashamed four fifty two local children took to the microphone Saturday to perform historic speeches given by Frederick Douglass's part of dozens of celebrations in DC to honor his history because of the war that thought is women's right to equal liberty with man it comes with the words of Frederick Douglass internationally acclaimed writer born into slavery but the voice is that of nine year old Caitlin Saunders she was one of the winners of a national contest put on by the National Park Service I.

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"michelle morello" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

01:30 min | 10 months ago

"michelle morello" Discussed on WTOP

"Of the Michelle Morello WTOP news it's for twelve progress is being made replacing the seventy year old Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge the new replacement bridge project has reached the midway point the bridge foundations are complete and the DC department of transportation says the first of three arches that will gracefully span the Anacostia river will be completed by the end of this month the courage Douglas bridge was built in nineteen fifty the new bridge will have six traffic lanes and improved access for bicyclists and pedestrians it will also feature for pedestrian overlooks and to Pierce that will appear to float on the river ground was broken in twenty eighteen and a new bridge is expected to be finished in twenty twenty one thank you Leon WTOP news it's for thirteen a heads up for metros Orange Line riders big disruptions will start well before round the clock track work starts this summer metro shutting down parking at east and west falls church starting next month they'll be no parking in east falls church from March fifteenth until at least September and parking at west falls church we cut in half with the west falls church garage likely filling up by seven AM one small lot on the north side at me and I will also be closed this all is set up for big construction that will close Vienna and on lowering stations from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day only to trains passing through east falls church the summer without stopping the closures will also mean bus changes including Loudon metro connection shifts from west falls church to Boston starting in just over a week Max.

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"michelle morello" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

01:44 min | 10 months ago

"michelle morello" Discussed on WTOP

"Of the Michelle Morello WTOP news it's two twelve progress is being made replacing the seventy year old Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge the new replacement bridge project has reached the midway point the bridge foundations are complete and the DC department of transportation says the first of three arches that will gracefully span the Anacostia river will be completed by the end of this month the courage Douglas bridge was built in nineteen fifty the new bridge will have six traffic lanes and improved access for bicyclists and pedestrians it will also feature for pedestrian overlooks and to Pierce that will appear to float on the river ground was broken in twenty eighteen and the new bridge is expected to be finished in twenty twenty one thank you Leon WTOP news it's two thirteen a heads up for metros are inclined riders big disruptions will start well before round the clock track work starts this summer metro shutting down parking at east and west falls church starting next month they'll be no parking in east falls church from March fifteenth until at least September and parking at west falls church we cut in half with the west falls church garage likely filling up by seven AM one small lot on the north side at me and I will also be closed this all is set up for big construction that will close Vienna and on lowering stations from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day only to trains passing through east falls church the summer without stopping the closures will also mean bus changes including Loudon metro connection shifts from west falls church to Boston starting in just over a week Max Smith WTOP news it's two fourteen a look at sports on the way suicide I take classes could be up to someone you love could be after you work.

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"michelle morello" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

WCBS Newsradio 880

01:32 min | 10 months ago

"michelle morello" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

"Wheeled off the ship on stretches into waiting ambulances bringing the total to sixty one confirmed cases of corona virus on board the ship here stateside work continues to create a vaccine had a Maryland lab in the past week noble backs in Gaithersburg Maryland hit their first milestone making the coronavirus gene now they hope to use that to make a vaccine something that used to take years in a few months Dr Gregory gland president of research and development says when he thinks about the creation of this vaccine he's not just thinking about the current pandemic were also worried about the second wave so the summer may come the virus may go away but it's fanned out and see the world and so we have a secondary much more severe much more widespread epidemic Michelle Morello for CBS news it's five thirty four WCBS an attack on American soldiers in Afghanistan ended in tragedy a statement from the US military says to service members were killed and six others wounded when a man and then Afghan army uniform opened fire with a machine gun on a combined U. S. Afghan force this is still under investigation and it isn't clear if the gunman was an infiltrator or an actual member of the Afghan military that CBS is Cammy McCormick at the Pentagon campaign twenty twenty the New Hampshire primary and we are closing in on Tuesday the democratic presidential candidates they're fanning out throughout the state of New Hampshire for now it's expected this race will mirror the Iowa caucus in terms of Bernie Sanders and people to judge.

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Health Officials Say U.S. Coronavirus Vaccine is Making Good Progress

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00:44 sec | 10 months ago

Health Officials Say U.S. Coronavirus Vaccine is Making Good Progress

"News a local laboratories hoping they can speed up science to find a vaccine for corona virus at noble backs in Gaithersburg they've hit the first milestone creating their own gene of the corona virus we got the G. made and so were flat out Dr Gregory Glenn president of research and development says now they're hoping to repeat past performances of making a vaccine in ninety days that's the speed of light for vaccines soon they'll move to animal testing been clinical trials and until it's done his team is working seven days a week and lots of late hours they see the disaster going on in China and spreading and that portends very worrisome scenario for the rest of world that motivates everybody and he's not just worried about the current break out of corona virus but a possible second wave later this year Michelle Morello

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