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Kevin McCarthy unveils House Republican midterm agenda

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:25 sec | 1 hr ago

Kevin McCarthy unveils House Republican midterm agenda

"The true details of Republicans agenda are too frightening for most American voters The Democrats have no plan for the problem they created House majority leader steny Hoyer and the house's top Republican Kevin McCarthy each speaking in the battleground state of Pennsylvania as the midterm campaigns kick into high gear I'm WTO's Mitchell Miller and attacks on each party will only get louder and sharper in the weeks to

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 Tropical Storm Ian forecast to impact Florida as major hurricane

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:50 sec | 5 hrs ago

Tropical Storm Ian forecast to impact Florida as major hurricane

"Eastern Canada today as a post tropical cyclone is still brought high winds heavy rain and the threat of a powerful storm surge CBS News is Bradley Blackburn has the latest on Fiona's trail of destruction Fiona hit Bermuda Friday as a category four hurricane lashing the island and cutting power to thousands but leaving little major damage Cleanup was already underway Not too bad but it still got a licking The storm is blamed for at least 7 deaths during its nearly weeklong journey in Puerto Rico more than half of the island is still without power and many have no water Now there's storm dubbed tropical storm Ian could impact Florida Ian is offshore in the Caribbean but it could bring heavy rains flash flooding and mudslides to Jamaica this weekend Russian forces launched new strikes on Ukraine today as Kremlin orchestrated votes took place in occupied regions

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Zelenskyy calls for 'sabotage' as thousands of Russians flee after mobilization call

Bloomberg Law

00:38 sec | 7 hrs ago

Zelenskyy calls for 'sabotage' as thousands of Russians flee after mobilization call

"In the U.S. over the past 12 months Ukraine's president is calling for sabotage of enemy activity as Russia mobilizes civilians for the war against his country Vladimir zelensky used a video address to urge Ukrainians in Russian occupied regions to hide and avoid summons of military commanders He added if you do get into the Russian army then sabotage enemy activity and interfere with Russian operations This comes after Russian president Putin announced a partial call up of reservists this week that prompted thousands of Russians to try to flee the country to avoid the mobilization Tropical storm Ian is prompting NASA to delay Tuesday's scheduled launch of its Artemis one mission the storm expected to strengthen

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470,000 without power after Fiona causes 'shocking' damage in Canada

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:23 sec | 7 hrs ago

470,000 without power after Fiona causes 'shocking' damage in Canada

"Following for you today on WTO P significant power outages north of the boardroom in Nova Scotia tropical storm Fiona knocked out power to more than a half million customers in Atlantic Canada damaging homes with strong winds and rain as it made landfall Forecasts just say it could be one of the most powerful storms to hit the country You'll need your easy pass starting today on the 66 express lanes

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 Israeli troops kill Palestinian after alleged car-ramming

BBC Newshour

00:47 sec | 7 hrs ago

Israeli troops kill Palestinian after alleged car-ramming

"25 years after it began operating there Israeli troops have killed a Palestinian driver in the occupied West Bank after what the Israeli army called an attempted ramming attack an account disputed by Palestinian officials Israel said soldiers and police were Manning a petrol in nablus and opened fire on a vehicle that tried to run them over The British government says 650 migrants crossed the sea from France on Friday the authorities intercepted 15 small boats in the channel between the two countries And NASA is called off next week's planned launch of its uncrewed Artemis moon mission because of a tropical storm that could become a hurricane It's a third delay in a month for the test flight the most powerful rocket ever developed by the U.S. space agency BBC News

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 Belarus foreign minister blames NATO, West for Ukraine war

AP News Radio

00:46 sec | 7 hrs ago

Belarus foreign minister blames NATO, West for Ukraine war

"Russia made its case to the world Saturday for its war in Ukraine repeating a series of grievances about its neighbor and the west to tell the UN General Assembly that Moscow had no choice but to take military action At the heart of foreign minister Sergei Lavrov's address was a claim that the U.S. and its allies not Russia as the west maintains are aggressively undermining the international system that the UN represents Through an interpreter he said the future of the world is being decided today It is clear to any impartial objective The question is whether or not that is going to be the kind of order with one hegemon at the head of it He also took aim at U.S. support of Taiwan Washington is trying to turn the entire world in its own

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Fiona washes houses away, knocks out power in Canada

AP News Radio

01:01 min | 8 hrs ago

Fiona washes houses away, knocks out power in Canada

"Fiona washes houses away and knocks out power in Canada as Ian makes its way to Florida possibly bringing its own devastation Fiona went from hurricane to post tropical cyclone making landfall and bringing very high waves strong winds major storm surge and flooding Doug Mercer with Canadian hurricane center says one town in Newfoundland was hit particularly hard Fact a house was lifted off and moved And he says scores were left without power Meanwhile tropical stormy in his headed for the U.S. and national hurricane center senior specialist John canos he says it's forecast to become a major hurricane And it's too soon to pinpoint exactly who's going to see the worst of it in the state of Florida But we do here's what we do know We do expect Ian to be a very powerful hurricane potentially a major hurricane when it reaches the state of Florida around mid week He says while there are no warnings in effect yet and there's no reason to panic there is reason to prepare I'm Julie Walker

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'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' star Louise Fletcher dies at 88

Bloomberg Best

00:53 sec | 9 hrs ago

'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' star Louise Fletcher dies at 88

"The 1975 movie one flew over the cuckoo's nest has died Louise Fletcher won an Oscar for the performance Well it looks like you all hated me so much But you've given me this award for it and I'm loving every minute of it Fletcher later became known to TV audiences for her recurring roles on shameless and Star Trek Deep Space Nine I'm Scott Carr And I did his Pellegrini in the Bloomberg newsroom Investors may be glad for the weekend relief today after stocks plunged currencies went wild and interest rates spiked across the globe this past week including yesterday Liz McCormick is chief correspondent global background markets I think the doors are all blown off I mean look at the UK the movements are insane how much yields that rose with the fiscal stimulus the tax cut And I think some of these global bond markets the sovereign ones are bursting those bubbles are

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JetBlue ground operations workers seek union representation

Bloomberg Opinion

00:38 sec | 10 hrs ago

JetBlue ground operations workers seek union representation

"At Evercore JetBlue baggage and other airport ground workers are looking to gain union representation Bloomberg's Courtney dot a hole has more on what's happening The international association of machinists and aerospace workers says it will file an application with the national mediation board after a sufficient number of ground workers expressed interest in joining the iam didn't specify a timeline for an eventual vote by JetBlue workers The prospect of more collective bargaining agreements with labor may complicate the carrier's efforts to cut costs All right thank you Courtney and no soil no problem a federal court says foods grown hydroponically that is in

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DeSantis declares emergency as storm expected to hit Florida

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:54 sec | 12 hrs ago

DeSantis declares emergency as storm expected to hit Florida

"This is a national hurricane center as warning residents in Florida to start getting ready for tropical storm Ian governor Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency for 24 counties already TV reporter Mark layman with more While we're still days away from any possible storm impact officials say now is the time to prepare Flooding is especially a concern here in seminal county That's why residents are being encouraged to protect their homes There are just over 6 weeks to go before the midterm elections and House Republicans are outlining their vision for the nation if they retake the majority CBS Nicole Killian In addition to the economy and fighting inflation the poor park plan focuses on border security on public safety education and government accountability Democratic leaders including President Biden pounced on the Republican platform That's a thin series of policy goals with

Ian Governor Ron Desantis Mark Layman National Hurricane Center Seminal County Nicole Killian Florida CBS House President Biden
Roger Federer closes out pro tennis career in match with doubles partner Rafael Nadal

It's Been a Minute

00:27 sec | 12 hrs ago

Roger Federer closes out pro tennis career in match with doubles partner Rafael Nadal

"Says he died peacefully today in Los Angeles Roger Federer has brought his 24 year tennis career to an emotional end losing last night in London at the laver cup team event The 41 year old from Switzerland gave it to tearful farewell from the court His partner and one time rival Rafael Nadal pulled out of the remainder of the competition I made me held in Washington its NPR news Support for NPR comes from NPR stations Other contributors include

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More than 500,000 without power as  Fiona batters Canada with heavy rain,  strong winds

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:32 sec | 13 hrs ago

More than 500,000 without power as Fiona batters Canada with heavy rain, strong winds

"The top stories we're following for you today Heavy rain and strong winds are lashing eastern Canada with Fiona hitting as a powerful post tropical cyclone Forecasters warn this could be one of the most severe storms in the country's history Fiona made landfall in Nova Scotia before dawn today after transforming from a hurricane despite the change Fiona still could pack hurricane strength winds and will bring drenching range and it rains in huge waves A half million Canadians are already without power It was another rough week on Wall Street and falling markets worldwide have many worried about an impending recession

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Jan. 6 rioter Doug Jensen, among first to breach Capitol, guilty on seven criminal counts

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:48 sec | 13 hrs ago

Jan. 6 rioter Doug Jensen, among first to breach Capitol, guilty on seven criminal counts

"Profile capital riot defendant The jury convicted Doug Jensen of Iowa after just four hours of deliberations on all counts Jensen was the man in the black QAnon shirt who led the mob that pursued lone capitol police officer Eugene Goodman near the U.S. Senate January 6th So far the Department of Justice has been undefeated at jury trials in capitol riot cases That as CBS News correspondent Scott mcfarlane U.S. intelligence has resumed a security risk review of the classified documents the FBI says it found at Mar-a-Lago That's according to Politico You'll recall that back on Wednesday a federal appeals court blocked elements of a lower court ruling That ruling kept the Justice Department from accessing about a hundred classified files as it investigates whether former president Trump illegally retained national defense

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Fiona's floods devastated their homes. These residents are ready to start over

Weekend Edition Saturday

00:53 sec | 14 hrs ago

Fiona's floods devastated their homes. These residents are ready to start over

"This wasn't the only neighborhood that flooded in Salinas Residents from several other neighborhoods had to evacuate because of flooding caused by Fiona's extreme rainfall Many are staying at the local high school That's now serving as a shelter Bingo is a popular pastime of the shelter Many of the residents are elderly and unsure when they'll be able to return to their waterlogged homes Pedro Rivera one of those at the shelter takes out his phone to show me a picture of his house in the laplae neighborhood During the flood This is Yeah look it's totally surrounded by water It's an aerial photo in your house is totally surrounded by water there Everything's floating around here and the player Rivera says for he and his wife going back to their home after the flood was tough We load the car we lose close we load everything everything and my wife when we get to the house she was quite serious

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Judge rules that Arizona can enforce near-total abortion ban

Climate One

01:03 min | 16 hrs ago

Judge rules that Arizona can enforce near-total abortion ban

"Million people remain without power A judge in Arizona says the state can once again and force a near total ban on abortions from member station KJ ZZ Catherine Davis young reports Arizona's law banning abortions dates back to the 19th century but enforcement had been blocked since roe V wade was decided in 1973 Doctor Gabriel goodrich is an abortion provider in Phoenix she says she was shocked the judge ruled to allow the band to go back into effect Women of means might be able to leave the state and get the care they need but a majority of our patients are low socioeconomic status that might not have the means to lead the state and are going to be forced into motherhood Arizona attorney general Mark bonovitch had sought to enforce the ban since the Supreme Court overturned roe V wade this summer Brnovich says he applauds the judge's decision for NPR news I'm Catherine Davis young in Phoenix In Iran protests continue after a young woman's death in police custody of her violation of the country's strict religious death code

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A former New Orleans police officer is accused of sexually assaulting a victim

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:49 sec | 16 hrs ago

A former New Orleans police officer is accused of sexually assaulting a victim

"A prince George's county police officer was indicted by a Maryland grand jury It's the latest in a string of indictments for that police department Veteran officer Corporal Travis faubel is accused of misconduct and office in theft Online quarter record shows charge for theft is of at least $1500 but less than 25 grand The prince George's county police department says he's been investigated for unauthorized activities while on duty dating back to 2018 This comes after 13 officers were indicted last month for similar charges Those officers were accused of working for private security company at more than 20 apartment complexes in the county while on duty Fobo was suspended without pay after the indictment the department also says his police powers were initially suspended in February A

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 US spy satellite launched into orbit from California

Bloomberg Law

00:35 sec | 17 hrs ago

US spy satellite launched into orbit from California

"If the sensitive documents were improperly stored SpaceX is planning to send another batch of satellites into orbit tonight as long as the weather holds up in Florida Brad Siegel has got details A falcon 9 rocket carrying Starlink technology is scheduled to lift off tonight at 7 30 most of the forecast will depend on the movement of hurricane Fiona moving through the Atlantic Ocean And now tropical storm Ian which is turning in the Caribbean with 40 mile an hour winds If successful this would mark the space agency 62nd launch as part of its goal to provide affordable Internet across the globe I'm Brad Siegel

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Prosecutors caution against charging Rep. Matt Gaetz in sex trafficking probe: report

News, Traffic and Weather

00:35 sec | 1 d ago

Prosecutors caution against charging Rep. Matt Gaetz in sex trafficking probe: report

"Shook Good news for Republican congressman Matt Gaetz a new report says the Justice Department is unlikely to pursue sex trafficking charges against him ABC's Elizabeth Jose has more from Washington The Washington Post reports Justice Department prosecutors have recommended against charging Florida Republican congressman Matt Gaetz as part of an extensive federal sex trafficking investigation A one time associative Gates pleaded guilty last year to sex trafficking of a minor but Gates has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing Sources close to Gates tell ABC News he has not been informed of a charging decision by the DoJ

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Coast Guard rescues two people from boat beginning to sink off Florida coast

News, Traffic and Weather

00:41 sec | 1 d ago

Coast Guard rescues two people from boat beginning to sink off Florida coast

"One derelict boat has been removed from the Columbia river near Vancouver now that the coast guard says a second abandoned ice or will soon be gone Northwest news radio's Corman haig has the update These are former military boats the sakha risa a tug and the alert a U.S. coast guard cutter They were decommissioned long ago and sold to a private owner ever since that owner died They've been abandoned in the Columbia river near the Washington side of the I 5 bridge Now K two news in Portland reports the Sakura has finally been removed and towed away The tougher job is the cutter a much larger boat Now the coast guard says it will bring in a crane over the weekend and attempt to lift the alert out of the water

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Running for president, fighting in court? How fraud lawsuit could complicate Trump's plans

Bloomberg Law

01:17 min | 1 d ago

Running for president, fighting in court? How fraud lawsuit could complicate Trump's plans

"York's attorney general letitia James is suing former president Donald Trump his three eldest children and his company for what she called staggering fraud over a decade alleging they lied about the value of his prized real estate assets from golf courses and hotels to his homes at Trump Tower and Mar-a-Lago The lawsuit strikes at the essence of what made Trump famous and the core of his brand and the ultimate aim is to stop the trumps from doing business in New York ever again My guess is former federal prosecutor Robert mintz a partner mccarter in English This is a 222 page complaint You could say it's almost three years in the making listing 200 plus times Trump allegedly lied about valuations of his assets over ten years This is a sweeping and detailed complaint not unexpected by the way something that everybody thought was going to come eventually out of the New York attorney general's office but the details and the number of interviews and the number of documents that were reviewed in putting this complaint together is something that's certainly gets your attention The leg is a widespread effort to manipulate property valuations by former president Trump and

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Amended autopsy: Black man died due to sedative, restraint

AP News Radio

00:46 sec | 1 d ago

Amended autopsy: Black man died due to sedative, restraint

"A revised archive shows that a 2019 deadly encounter between police and a black man was the result of the use of restraint and a sedative I Norman hall According to a newly released amended autopsy report a black man died after a police encounter in a Denver suburb in 2019 because he was injected with a powerful sedative after being forcibly restrained despite the finding the death of 23 year old Elijah McLean was still listed as undetermined not a homicide Maclean who was unarmed was put in a neck hold and injected with ketamine after being stopped by officers in aurora who said he was being suspicious A state grand jury last year and died at three officers and two paramedics on manslaughter and reckless homicide charges The 5 accused have not yet entered pleas on Norman hall

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New report finds 'shocking' levels of lead in Chicago water

All Things Considered

01:25 min | 1 d ago

New report finds 'shocking' levels of lead in Chicago water

"From 2016 to 2021 Chicago's department of water management conducted a study They invited people in the country's third most populous city to test their water for lead The city released the data but never shared a public analysis on how safe the drinking water is Now several journalists with The Guardian have analyzed Chicago's water quality study and some water engineers call the results shocking Taylor Moore and Erin McCormick join us to share more of their reporting for The Guardian Good to have you both here Thank you Aaron what was so shocking about the findings Well it looks like a lot of people in Chicago are drinking water with at least low levels of lead And the federal government has told us that any level of lead is really concerning We looked at 24,000 home tests that residents took of their own water and then sent to the city to be analyzed And we found about a thousand of them were above the EPA's limits for lead which is a dangerous toxin And beyond that a third of the tests were above the limits that are allowed for bottled water And there were disparities from one neighborhood to another Tell us about those The real danger about lead is whether or not you have lead pipes and lead pipes are ubiquitous

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Denver man convicted of using AK-47 to kill woman who was walking her dog

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:37 sec | 1 d ago

Denver man convicted of using AK-47 to kill woman who was walking her dog

"Officials in Colorado are investigating an incident involving a train crashing into a police car while a suspect was in the backseat CBS Steve futterman reports The incident north of Denver occurred a week ago a 20 year old woman was detained for alleged road rage She was placed in the backseat of a patrol car the car was parked on railroad tracks soon after The car was struck The woman was seriously injured but is expected to survive the officer who parked the car on the tracks has been placed on leave Steve futterman CBS News The 46th

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Tens of thousands gather to pray at Jerusalem's Western Wall, monks offer Buddhist prayers for Queeen Elizabeth, and the Unification Church promises reforms.

AP News Radio

01:58 min | 1 d ago

Tens of thousands gather to pray at Jerusalem's Western Wall, monks offer Buddhist prayers for Queeen Elizabeth, and the Unification Church promises reforms.

"In this week's religion roundup tens of thousands gather to pray a Jerusalem's Western Wall Monks offer Buddhist prayers for Queen Elizabeth and the unification church promises reforms More than 35,000 Jewish worshippers prayed at the Western Wall in Jerusalem early Friday ahead of the Jewish high holidays The penitential prayers at Judaism's holiest site took place ahead of the Jewish new year rosh hashanah that begins at sundown on Sunday September 25th Thousands of Israelis are expected to visit Jerusalem in the coming weeks for the holiday Jews revere the Western Wall The holiest site where Jews can pray as a remnant of the biblical temple that stood in antiquity Israel's minister in charge of police said authorities would not limit Jewish visits to the contested Jerusalem holy site known to Jews as the Temple Mount and to Muslims as the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound Visitations and prayers by hardline Jewish radicals at the site have triggered previous rounds of violence between Israel and Palestinians Buddhist flags held a special prayer session in a Kathmandu monastery Monday to pay their respects to Queen Elizabeth II Britain laid Elizabeth to rest at a state funeral that drew presidents and kings princes and prime ministers In London up to a million people lined the streets to say a final goodbye to a monarch whose 70 year reign defined an age The unification church whose close ties with Japan's governing party emerged after the assassination of former prime minister Shinzo Abe has acknowledged it accepted excessive donations from the suspect's mother Abe was shot to death during an outdoor campaign speech in July The suspect has reportedly said his mother's donations bankrupted his family and ruined his life Japan's current prime minister is under fire over his handling of the church controversy and for pushing a state funeral for Abe I'm Walter ratliff

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Maryland protestors disrupt hearing on Johns Hopkins University's police force

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:38 sec | 1 d ago

Maryland protestors disrupt hearing on Johns Hopkins University's police force

"Protesters disrupted a public hearing on Johns Hopkins University's proposed police force last night and it forced officials to move the event to an online only format Students who took over the stage were protesting the creation of a private armed police force the meeting was intended for the community to give feedback on a draft memo of understanding between the university and the Baltimore police That document details how the university would create a police force to patrol its campuses Critics have questioned how the force will be held accountable How are our local schools doing here in Northern Virginia Will the state's Department of Education has released new accreditation figures

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Abortion, voting and COVID-19: Why we're eyeing these 10 governor's races in 2022 midterms

Balance of Power

00:43 sec | 1 d ago

Abortion, voting and COVID-19: Why we're eyeing these 10 governor's races in 2022 midterms

"Thank you so much Doug prisoner We have midterm elections coming up 6 weeks from next Tuesday and we've all been focused on things like the Senate races and the House of representative races But there are also a lot of state level government of officials who will be elected particularly ones who really do determine how the elections themselves are conducted particularly coming up with the presidential election of 2024 We've heard various accounts of some candidates running in these midterms who deny the legitimacy of the 2020 election But we have one organization states united action There's actually gone through and done a tally of how many there are and the answers may just surprise you Welcome now Joanna lidka She's CEO of state united action That is a bipartisan 5 O one C four organization

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