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02:22 min | 10 months ago

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"Your free estimate today It's 6 11 now Will Virginia join states like Maryland that have temporarily suspended gas taxes The matter is now before lawmakers although it's not clear when they'll begin debating it Absolutely I think it stands a chance because we know the pain at the pump and we know that we can afford it Virginia delegate Tara Durant of Stafford says there is a transportation fund surplus the proposal would suspend the gas tax for three months before facing a back end The Commonwealth gas tax is 26.2 cents a gallon 27 for diesel A typical family will realize savings of over a $100 over these next three months We're seeking WTO P news A new warning now to parents about the risk of children ingesting drug laced edibles The prince George's county schools have sent an email to family that says there are more of those candies and other foods containing THC the psychoactive substance in marijuana available The warning comes after two students unknowingly consumed drug laced edibles last week the school says that parents who possess edibles should take extra steps to keep them out of their kids hands and check their belongings to be sure the kids don't bring them to school The coast guard may soon have the first woman in uniform to lead a military branch Federal news networks Scott Bosnia has more President Joe Biden taps admiral Linda fagan as the next commandant of the coast guard fagan currently serves as the vice commandant She spent the last 36 years in the coast guard serving on all 7 continents and on the services ice breaker the polar star If confirmed fagan will take over the leadership position in late May she'll succeed admiral Carl Schultz who's been the top coast guard officer since 2018 Scott mascioni federal news network Both black boxes from a passenger plane that crashed in China last month are now in the U.S. the national transportation safety board saying that it's helping China to download the information from the flight data recorder and the cockpit voice recorder experts say it could take a week for the investigation team to have the information they need to determine why the Boeing 7 37 went into a sudden nosedive and slammed into the ground in a mountainous area in the southern part of China 132 people were killed Coming up oil executives go before Congress today to defend rising gas prices 6 13 Hi it's Jonathan cotton with a good feed store in springtime can bring a new season.

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"tara durant" Discussed on WTOP

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02:18 min | 10 months ago

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"Taking a gas tax holiday It's unclear when the issue first will be debated among lawmakers but Virginia delegate Tara Durant of Stafford says We will have bipartisan support because we all are seeking to bring some much needed relief for Virginia families at the pump Drance has the Commonwealth can afford to suspend the gas tax for three months before phasing it back in Because we have unanticipated revenue of more than 1.2 billion The bill passing as written But only reduced that surplus by 427 million It's 5 48 Right back over to Jack now on the traffic center Busier right now in Virginia along the scanner 95 northbound near Dale City we've got word of a crash at a woodbridge the Prince William Parkway south of cayton hill road in the intersection with crossing place There is a crash in the intersection blocking the majority of the roadway follow police direction There was a wreck on 95 going south after Dale City that got moved over onto the shoulder Route one north your gunston co wrote out of lorton There we had an earlier crash I believe Georgetown pike is reopened between applewood lane and walker road we had an earlier delay the overnight crash cleared I think utility crews are also have wrapped up and you should find your travel lanes open Now the bell was looking good between Alexandria and McLean No early issues 66 run an east at a Gainesville headed toward roslyn just be careful running through all that construction as you'll have kind of weird drainage So just be aware you're going to be have some splashing Now the biggest issue this morning had been in Montgomery county on the inner loop Before you get to river road along the left half of the roadway we were underwater at this point state highway crews remain there blocking that left side of the roadway just so everybody can be safe staying to the right to get by South on the Baltimore Washington Parkway after route 32 got a broken down vehicle along the left side of the roadway 28 out of Dickerson south of the monocacy south of park mills road traffic alternating around a downed tree We had had a couple issues on 50 going east at a buoy near the church road overpass We'd had reports of some flooding and the right side of the roadway tied up on 50 eastbound as yet out toward I 97 again the high standing water Good start downtown so far getting a little heavier though south on D.C. two 95 as you roll down toward east capitol street Jack Taylor WTO P traffic.

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03:52 min | 10 months ago

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"The top stories we're following for you tonight begin with the latest from Ukraine CBS News special report White House press secretary Jen Psaki says the U.S. will hit Russia with even more sanctions It's a part of the continuation of our efforts to put consequences in place hold hold Russian officials accountable CBS is Stephen portnoy The White House says the next round of sanctions that the U.S. and its allies will announce were already in the works before the world saw the scenes from bucha of bodies lying in mass graves and in the streets Sources say the latest sanctions will target the family members of Russian officials and include a ban on new investment in Russia Meantime the U.S. will provide an additional $100 million in security assistance to Ukraine including anti armor systems Ukraine's president tells the UN Security Council that Russian troops are no different from other terrorists and says through an interpreter Anyone who has given criminal orders and carried out them by killing our people will be brought before the tribe but CBS News special report I'm Jennifer Kuiper WTO national security correspondent JJ green has been keeping up with the fighting in Ukraine and the people there The UN says almost 1500 Ukrainians have been killed in the last 41 days but it's important to remember that in total almost 16,000 Ukrainians have been killed since Russia invaded Ukraine in 2014 And Sasha a resident and historian of the Kyiv national university is still there And he says they need help from the west His English is not very good but it's clear what he's trying to say We survived in the past 8 years without you Let us try to restore the country And then it's up to you Whether you will join I'm pretty sure that they will join us Because Russia is not a very promising place And sources in Russia say there is a significant sense that Russia's leaders recognize that what happened in Bulgaria has created a whole new level of trouble They're scrambling to find a way out of it and the only way they're finding right now is to lie about it JJ green WTO news Members of Congress want to make sure Ukraine is getting the military assistance its needs And there was a tense exchange during a hearing today more on that from WTO's Mitchell Miller he's on Capitol Hill How can we do more The question from House armed services committee chair Adam Smith is on the minds of many in Congress defense secretary Lloyd Austin What has been very helpful has been the Anna armor in Anna aircraft capability that we've provided Austin later squared off with Florida Republican Matt Gaetz after he criticized Pentagon predictions about the battle in Ukraine as well as Afghanistan You totally blew those calls and maybe we would be better at them if the national defense university actually worked a little more on strategy and a little less on woke ism That occurred to you that Russia has not overrun Ukraine because of what we've done and our allies have done on Capitol Hill Mitchell Miller WTO news Will Virginia join states such as Maryland that have temporarily suspended the gas tax The matter now is before lawmakers although it's not clear when they'll start debating the plan Absolutely I think it stands a chance because we know the pain at the pump and we know that we can afford it Virginia delegate Tara Durant of Stafford says there is a transportation fund surplus the proposal would suspend the gas tax for three months before facing a back end The Commonwealth gas tax is 26.2 cents a gallon 27 for diesel A typical family will realize savings of over a $100 over these next three months Coming up on WTO after traffic and weather a bill that would make almost all abortions illegal nears approval in Oklahoma 9 36.

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03:49 min | 10 months ago

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"Steady rain in places Good evening average hunter the top local stories we're following this hour Maryland's done it so as Connecticut now Virginia lawmakers will consider taking a gas tax holiday It's unclear when the issue first will be debated among lawmakers but Virginia delegate Tara Durant of Stafford says We will have bipartisan support because we all are seeking to bring some much needed relief for Virginia families at the pump Drance has the Commonwealth can afford to suspend the gas tax for three months before phasing it back in Because we have unanticipated revenue of more than 1.2 billion The bill passing as written But only reduced that surplus by 427 million Another top local story involves schools and COVID masks We have an update in the legal battle over the Virginia law that bans mask mandates in schools Mike Morello has the details A federal judge in Virginia has denied a motion by the state which sought to have the case thrown out The lawsuit was filed by the ACLU on behalf of 12 students in the state who have weakened immune systems The judge is also allowing the fairfax county school board which supports the suit and the fairfax county parents association which is against it to weigh in on the case the school system claims the law keeps it from following the Americans with disabilities act whereas the parents association says the law protects the rights of parents when it comes to the care upbringing and education of their children a temporary injunction in March allows for the family's named in the case to ask for accommodations for their children as the case continues Last week we told you about a report from our news partners at NBC four the two students in prince George's county schools accidentally ate drug lace treats at school including a teenager with autism who ate a brownie containing crystal meth Molly Adderall and other narcotics That 17 year old told NBC four he didn't feel anything after eating the treat It's like when I got home I don't know how to explain it It's like a lot of the emotional just like just going in Going like you know big old circle This week a statement from PG PS warns parents and guardians about the increased availability of edibles containing THC the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana and the increased risk of accidental THC poisoning It also encourages parents to secure any of those potentially dangerous edibles so their children can as access them and to check their children's backpacks to make sure they're not taking anything to school or bringing anything home that is not allowed It was a controversial emergency bill that meant to smooth the pathway to getting a hold of medical marijuana If it had passed anyone 21 or older could have gotten medical pot without a prescription Tonight we've learned it is not moving forward in the D.C. council because it got only 8 of the 9 votes needed to pass Critics of the emergency Bill praised the result however they say they're still needs to be broader access for those who want a legal seat at the table There's a limited number of licenses the cost of them is very prohibitive A kosho Ali is D.C.'s NAACP branch president She says equity in D.C.'s marijuana industry is still an issue Less than 30% of those that have legal marijuana licenses are minorities and even a smaller percentage of those are black Ali and other council members say the whole complicated issue is an example of the need for D.C. statehood Liz Anderson WTO news An aggressive fox that has been attacking people on and near the U.S. capitol has been captured earlier this evening capitol police tweeted pictures of the fox in a Ted carrier The capital police had tweeted a warning about the aggressive animal that has attacked at least two people including California democratic congressmen ami bera.

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02:15 min | 10 months ago

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"Questions Cheddar turn Lawmakers have said they want to discuss what Ivanka Trump knew about her father's efforts to pressure then vice president Mike Pence to reject the results of the 2020 election During a White House COVID update Health and Human Services secretary Xavier becerra announces We're launching the first ever interagency national research agenda on long COVID A national research action plan Rough estimates are that long COVID symptoms affect as many as one in three people who recover from COVID-19 The most famous golfer in the world says he plans to play in this week's masters tournament CBS's Tiger Woods says he will be there when the masters begins on Thursday As of right now I feel like I am going to play Woods believes he's improved enough following his near fatal crash last year that severely damaged his leg and threatened his future in golf I've been very excited about how I've recovered each and every day and that's been the challenge His biggest challenge this week could be walking the four mile course but wood says he believes he can win Steve futterman CBS News On Wall Street the Dow closed down 281 points NASDAQ fell 328 Now this Presented by rocket mortgage whether you're looking to purchase a new home or refinance yours rocket mortgage can help you get there for home loan solutions that fit your life rocket can It is 7 O three on this Tuesday evening April 5th 2022 54° a dulles down to the 40s later Good evening I'm Dmitri sodas And I'm Michelle bash the top local stories we're following this hour will Virginia join states such as Maryland that have temporarily suspended the gas tax The matter now is before lawmakers although it's not clear when they'll start debating the plan Absolutely I think it stands a chance because we know the pain at the pump and we know that we can afford it Virginia delegate Tara Durant of Stafford says there is a transportation fund surplus the proposal would suspend the gas tax for three months before facing a back end The Commonwealth gas tax is 26.2 cents a gallon 27 for diesel A typical family will realize savings.

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02:18 min | 10 months ago

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"Tara Durant of Stafford says we will have bipartisan support because we all are seeking to bring some much needed relief for Virginia families at the pump Durant says the Commonwealth can afford to suspend the gas tax for three months before phasing it back in Because we have unanticipated revenue of more than 1.2 billion The bill passing as written But only reduced that surplus by 427 million A large local police department the Montgomery county council was about to take a final vote on a police accountability board but they decided to put it on hold Who gets to make a complaint about possible police misconduct that's one of the questions the Montgomery county council members were discussing as they prepared to vote on the bill forming the police accountability board Council member will jawando favors expanding the types of complaints that could go before the board We want our police officers if they see something to say something Police chief Marcus Jones was asked about the status of police recruitment and the potential impact of the legislation People have options when we talk about recruitment to go to whatever police agency they so choose The issue will likely come up again April 19th Kate Ryan WTO news An aggressive fox that has been attacking people on and near the capitol is now captured It happened about an hour or so ago when capitol police tweeted a picture of the fox in a pet carrier a warning went out earlier about the fox it had attacked two people at least including California democratic congressmen ami bera and a reporter for Politico If you ever encounter a fox I don't even think we need to tell you this do we You don't go near it Call animal control It's 6 O 6 after flipping the switch from on to off plans for the buoy ice skating rink Maybe on again And that would be good news since construction had already started The new ice rink would be a single sheet of ice next to the city's golf course on Maryland route one 97 at a cost of about 20 point $7 million Tom and Betty of the Minnesota base two 9 two design groups says the added impact of making the facility was considered lead silver adds to the cost of a facility already designed to be energy efficient We're recapturing heat already for the mechanical.

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