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"Dollar workday payday on WJR Detroit. The United States deploying the US s ABRAHAM LINCOLN carrier strike group and a bummer task force to the US central command region in the Middle East. It's in response to quote troubling warnings from Iran Pentagon correspondent Barbara Starr is at the Pentagon and aronie cleric issuing Riddy feisty rhetoric saying that Iran could take out US forces. This is what the US does not want to see they want to see a de escalation of the rhetoric a de-escalation of this threat from Iran, which US officials say is both against US maritime forces on the see, of course, and land forces special counsel. Robert Muller will not be appearing before the House Judiciary committee next week after all House Judiciary committee, chairman Jerrold Nadler says the committee had hoped to hear from Muller on may fifteenth. Instead, he says the committee is still negotiating with the Justice department while the may fifteenth date is off the table chairman Nadler says the committee. Still expects Muller to testify about his Russia probe Nadler says in his words, he will come at some point if it's necessary. We will subpoena him governor Gretchen Whitmer has vetoed a ten million dollar appropriation to compensate people who were wrongfully imprisoned in Michigan. She says this veto is due to the legislature, including the provision in policy Bill instead of going through an appropriations Bill the governor had included ten million for the fund in her proposed fiscal year, twenty nineteen twenty twenty budgets and said, she would support an appropriation of money to the fund in a supplemental appropriations Bill or a general appropriations Bill and governor Whitman today did sign a house built to forgive four. Additional snow days that occurred while the state was under that state of emergency due to the very cold temperatures. We experienced in the twenty twenty nineteen school year. Uber stock dropping at the start of trading today from its forty five dollar opening price. But the company's CFO. Nelson CHAI told C NBC he is not worried. We never viewed today as.
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"WJR Detroit few Russia dirt denial on Jan Johnson. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo says several Americans were among the more than two hundred killed in Sri Lanka, blaming the Easter Sunday bombings of churches and hotels on radical terrorists. Correspondent Sam Riley has just arrived in the capital Colombo countries. Now under any definite curfew patience. It should be. By tomorrow morning. But the moment the government of set of curse you he's in. This is one of the peak season full tourism. So clearly that are still tourists arriving pressed on with that had holiday plans. Godless sri. Lankan officials say thirteen suspects. Now are in custody in this country. The NYPD said it would step up security around all houses of worship in New York City. President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani today told CNN there was nothing wrong with the Trump campaign's efforts to get information only opposition from Russia while on ABC's this week top White House aide Kellyanne Conway denied getting help from the Kremlin campaign that I manage in his last few months did not welcome help for Russia. In fact, I don't recall getting being offered help from Russia would on CBS face. The nation. House oversight chair illogic coming said impeachment is not unnecessary outcome for their work. There were not impeachment history was small up on us. For standing for the constitution. Stunning result in the presidential elections in Ukraine. Correspondent Phil black is in Kiev where comedian who plays the president on TV Lona. Mayors Alinsky is projected to be the winner exit.
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"Radio seven, sixty WJR Detroit. Also, Robert Muller's report is set to be released Thursday. Correspondent Linda Kenyon has the latest Justice department official says the report will be released in reducted for much to the dismay of Democrats in congress who have been pushing for release of the full report, a brief summary of the principal conclusions of the report compiled by attorney general William bar and deputy attorney general rod Rosenstein said the Trump campaign did not collude with Russia during the presidential election bar. Also wrote that the special counsel Robert Muller did not reach a conclusion as to whether the president obstructed Justice house. Democrats say they want to see the report without the interpretations or the redaction saying they want to reach their own conclusions. Linda Kenyon, Washington eaters are mourning the devastating fire at Notre Dame cathedral. Monday, South Korea's president says the French people's spirit of liberty equality and fraternity will never be danced by the flames. The Japanese official. Says our hearts ache over the damage blaze consume, the spire and burned through much of the roof. But for refills say the flames were stopped before reaching the north belfry. Oh, there's a new democratic candidate and a new campaign slogan for voters to consider. Jim Rupe tells going big being bold and doing good? That's thirty eight year old democratic Representative Eric swale, well and his new slogans while well represents California's fifteenth district in northern California and officially tossed his hat in the ring of California's Kamala Harris and a field of at least ten others as well. Well, as running on a platform of gun control candidates.
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"Sixty WJR, Detroit, migrant ruling, White House shakeup. I'm Anne Cates. Federal judges blocked, the Trump administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico to wait out their cases, the preliminary injunction will apply nationwide Friday with the judge saying the ministration lacked illegal basis under current law for doubting the policy that asylum-seekers offered uncontested evidence that they fled their homes in Central America to escape extreme violence, including rape and death threats. This is the latest blow to President Trump as he faces several legal challenges for the border wall which game after he declared a national emergency to shore funding for construction. I'm Sierra Crawford. Homeland security secretary Kerstin Nielsen is leaving along with the secret service chief correspondent Kaitlan Collins from ordered Mick Mulvaney to fire Randolph Alice who goes by techs and has led the secret service. Since two thousand seventeen Alice was still on the job Monday. But the White House said in a statement that he'll be leaving shortly and President Trump has selected James m Murray to take over in may a Chinese woman who bluffs her way into President Trump's mar-a-lago a state and Florida remains in custody correspondent Caley heart on this pretrial detention hearing, but no determination was made on that matter as the defense asked for a one week extension saying they've had some communications with people related to Jiang in China that could be of help for her as the judge decides. If she will be permanently held in detention awaiting trial and the federal prosecutor says by that date next Monday expects to return an indictment as well. There will be a lot of ground to cover next Monday. Here measles cases are on the rise and mostly children are affected for one hundred sixty five cases of the measles have been reported. So far this year the most since twenty fourteen outbreaks of hit several states including California, Michigan and New Jersey. On Wall Street, the Dow Jones industrial. Lavish fell eighty four points. The NASDAQ up fifteen I'm.
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"Seven sixty WJR Detroit probe no veto override. I'm Anne Cates. The Justice department plans to make the Muller report public within a matter of weeks, the dissecting of the outline of the Muller reports that was put up attorney general William bar continues personal attorney to the president Rudy Giuliani on why Mr. Trump would never be allowed to have a sit down interview with Muller's team. We were pretty confident that whatever questions they wanted to ask they already had the information. Which is also why we suspected they were trying to track them into perjury because they didn't need his explanation. Why did he fire Komi the Lester Holt interview, we'll tell your wife, I told me in an interview with the NBC news anchor right after the firing Mr. Trump said it was in part because of what he called the Russia thing. Meaning the investigation the Robert Muller ended up taking over Bob Costantini, Washington. House Democrats have failed to overturn President Trump's. Veto of a resolution blocking his declaration of a national emergency. The president issued the veto after lawmakers rebuked his effort to take funds not appropriated by congress to build a border wall. Democrat Jerrold Nadler said the emergency declaration was a sham. President Trump's invention of a so-called national emergency to suit his political goals and to get around congress, refusing refusal the funding request is intolerable. And while Democrats also discussed defending the constitution separation of powers Republican Sam graves said the president is defending the nation. There is a crisis at the border vote of forty eight to one eighty one fell short of the two-thirds majority needed to override the president's veto, Linda Kenyon, Capitol Hill. Prosecutors in Chicago have dropped charges against empire actor jussie smollet upsetting city police and the mayor correspondent Ryan young. There was a sixteen count indictment that went to a grand jury. So a grand jury sat there listen to the testimony from these two brothers the ocean Darrell brothers, and they thought strongly enough to move forward.
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"WJR. Detroit wild Wednesday weather, sunny skies right now. Twenty five degrees, Ken Rogulski, WJR news. The national weather service has just posted a winter weather advisory will be ineffective tomorrow morning from seven AM to seven PM for washtenaw. Wayne, Linda away in the row counties, all the counties south of eight mile. We're going to have just about everything. Tomorrow, light snow transitioning over to freezing rain, we could get about a tenth of an inch of ice accumulation tomorrow now to the north of eight mile from seven AM to nine AM. There is also a winter weather advisory in effect. They'll pretty much get the same thing about a tenth of an inch of ice rain in the morning snow and then back to rain in the afternoon. The winter weather visory from eleven AM to ten PM. For Shaya Wasi, Genesee LaPierre, Saint Clair Livingston, Oakland, and McComb counties. So for the latest weather tomorrow, keep it right here on seven sixty WJR. While parts of the midwest. And Midlantic regions are preparing for winter weather parts of the south have other problems flooding rains details from meteorologist John trout were expecting all snow for north of the Ohio valley mixed precept from Illinois over to Washington DC, but south of air the seven day rainfall forecast for middle. Tennessee has a minimum of five to seven inches across the whole state at upwards of ten inches of rain around Nashville over the next week. Homeowners are cleaning out their gutters. Officials are taking precautions to make sure storm drains are clear I'm meteorologist John trout, by the way, Las Vegas has had three snowfalls this month alone. Berkeley residents will have the opportunity tonight to tell city leaders of they want pot business in their town. Michigan voters approve recreational marijuana back on the November ballot. But city officials want to hear from residents as a whole as to whether they like to see businesses openly selling.
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"WJR Detroit. Seven hundred sixty WJR news are meadowland. Rem WJR news time, eleven o'clock. Currently it's twenty three degrees under cloudy skies. The bipartisan committee meeting to determine a cost for border security has a Friday deadline to get an agreement that can pass both houses and be signed by President Trump to avoid a government shutdown committee member Senator Richard Shelby tells Fox News Sunday the cost and kind of a border wall is one issue. As is the number of beds the government needs to detain unauthorized migrants. Fake the culture stalled right now, I'm hoping we can get off the dime later today or in the morning because time is ticking away, but we've got some problems with the Democrats dealing with ice that is detaining criminals. They come into the US and remembering former US congressman John Dingell today. Day. Many are bidding former US congressman John Dingell a final and fund. Farewell, the longest serving congressman in US history passed away Thursday night. It was ninety two years old. According to the Associated Press on the day of his death, John Dingell dictated, a farewell message to America and used some of his final words to criticize President Donald Trump on Thursday. The Washington Post published the opinion piece on Friday, his wife, US congresswoman, Debbie Dingle, recently shared a heartfelt post on Facebook describing her husband's last days. She says she was so blessed to have an incredible love affair for so many years. People in Dearborn were touched. By her words. That's.
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"Great Lakes in sixty WJR Detroit Virginia woes Trump bashes worn. I'm Barbara Kusak. Now, the attorneys for both women who have accused Virginia's Lieutenant governor Justin Fairfax and sexual assault say their clients would testify before the state legislature if an impeachment hearing takes place. Fairfax maintains the encounters were consensual meanwhile, Virginia governor Ralph northern host to remain in office and help to make things better. After a racist photo on his medical school yearbook page recently came to light, the democratic governor of Virginia sidestepped calls for his resignation in his interview with the Washington Post saying you would spend the rest of his time in office focused on mending racial tensions. Governor Northam laid out his plans moving forward, which include a reconciliation tour across the state to talk with consultants about what happened and address the issue of race northern says. He wants to spend the remaining three years of his term trying to ensure that black Virginians have the same opportunities as whites. I'm Marles Maderas democratic Senator Elizabeth born made it official Saturday that she's running for her party's nomination for president in twenty twenty. Correspondent Sanchez reports. President Trump had some harsh words for warn the president through his campaign trying to hit Warren where it hurts. Remember just a few days ago? Elizabeth Warren yet again apologize for claims of native American ancestry. The president in his statement again through his campaign calling her a fraud. There's been an outbreak of the mumps at a US immigration and customs enforcement detention facility in Houston. The health department in Houston says that seven adults were diagnosed with mumps but were detained during their infectious period. And that there's been no evidence the disease was transmitted outside the facility mumps is contagious and spreads through coughing and sneezing, I'm Kerry shoemaker who it into the Pacific northwest took to neighbor with him. Hills with skis and sleds on Saturdays, some areas got more than a foot of snow and meteorologists say Moore's on the way, I'm Barbara Kusak. Attention all authors. Page Publishing is looking for authors. Have you.
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"WJR Detroit. Investigating the inauguration. Measles rising. I'm Elliot Francis. The Trump inaugural committee has been ordered to turn over documents to federal investigators, including the group's donors and any benefits that were offered in return Shimon Procup has reports. Some of these oligarchs that have now been blacklisted by the US government were showing up at the inauguration. Remember, those victims XL Berg was one of one of the guys even showed up at Trump Tower. With Michael Cohen Michael Cohen greeted him in the lobby of Trump Tower. There's video of it because it was during the transition. But obviously there were a lot of concerns about what the Russians were doing here. And it could be what what's been going on here is that the FBI been looking through. All this information as Virginia governor Ross Rosen decides whether he'll resign from office after a racist photo published in his med school yearbook was discovered the man who would replace north. I'm is facing a possible scandal of his own tenant governor Justin Fairfax denying an uncorroborated allegation of sexual misconduct. First reported by a conservative website. For facts told reporters that the two thousand four encounter with a woman was consensual. What's all hands on deck in Washington state has measles cases continue to pop up? In Clark county has cases flare up staffing is being spread thin. We have our environmental health staff who do things like restaurant inspection. Some of them are being pulled into the outbreak response. The outbreak is also putting the county and state under major financial strain. According to the county's health officer, Dr Melnik, we could be taking using this money for doing other important public health activities in terms of protecting the public. Mel Nick says he doesn't have a crystal ball. But he's only expecting to outbreak to get worse. I've been a public health official for about thirty years. And this is the first time I've seen a measles outbreak like this. I'm Reid Binion. Reporting President Trump nominating acting interior secretary David Bernhardt lead the department would replace Ryan Zinke who was forced to resign. I'm Elliot Francis. Attention all authors..
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"Five seven on WJR, Detroit. Seven sixty WJR news, dick Hafner. Vice President Mike Pence tells the Frank Beckmann show that listeners are invited to weigh in on border security and the wall now more than ever. Your listeners all across the greater Detroit area auto, let their voice be heard to your representatives in Washington DC that that we want border security, which includes a wall, but it also includes so much more additional personnel. Additional facilities humanitarian assistance changes in the laws, but everything begins with border security, and we're going to keep fighting for as president Pence saying the administration is asking Latin American countries to change their asylum laws to try to reduce the number of asylum seekers coming and caravans. President Trump is chastised the intelligence officials of the administration in tweets a day after they testified before a Senate committee contradicting some of the administration's claims of success Pentagon correspondent Barbara Starr says they disagreed with the president on whether ISIS had been defeated star has this analysis. Isis doesn't square with what he wants. They say are still thousands of fighters out there. The president chooses to focus solely on the physical territory that US troops have helped retake from ISIS. So the the issue here is that these questions season Tillerson's challenges are in fact, very nuanced while the president of the United States wants to see them all as a win or lose proposition. Trump in a tweet says perhaps intelligence should go back to school. Nobody Jared news time.
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"Payday on WJR, Detroit. Thirteen degrees. Cloudy skies at three o'clock. Good afternoon everyone. I'm Marie Osborne. While winter's icy grip is upon us a wind chill warning going into effect at six o'clock tonight. It stays in effect until tomorrow afternoon. The governor declaring a state of emergency in Michigan ahead of these extreme cold temperatures, Detroit public schools announcing bay will be closed tomorrow due to the freezing temps, Wayne State university closing at four o'clock this afternoon, Michigan State University suspending their classes at all locations beginning at eight o'clock, tomorrow morning doctors, of course, are warning that frostbite and hypothermia are real dangers and dozens of communities have opened their warming shelters metro-detroit getting ready for this big chill as well. WJR Ken Rogulski, talking with people who are ready for the polar vortex. Jalen DeMarco was well aware of the big freeze coming tonight, and she is getting ready bundle up. That's for sure and put dry gas in your gas tank. Just so your car does. Freeze over. So it doesn't screw up your car. What about your house warming up? I got like eight blankets. No, no pets yourself. Yup. Just me do anything special to keep warm Relator. Oh, yeah. I got like four layers now. And then I got my co in my jacket my glove cold outside. In Birmingham, Ken Rogulski, WJR news. And with these deadly cold temperatures, the Detroit Rescue mission is asking for your assistance in helping keep the homeless say I just want to tell all our listeners one day. See somebody on the street in this. Brutal weather was the forty below which shields as we're expecting tomorrow, it is imperative that we will help them get off the street and not to help them stay on the street. So this point, you know, it takes only five minutes for an exposed can't get frostbite. It is important to move the people from the streets to a warm place, and that's doctor. Chad Audi presidency of Detroit Rescue mission. If you see somebody that's a need of a warming shelter, you need to call that.
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"Seven sixty WJR Detroit, the Russia probe back to work. I'm Anne Cates. Bipartisan legislation will be introduced requiring that a full report be given to congress and the public on the findings of the investigation into Russian interference in the election and any Trump campaign connections to the Kremlin plus president. Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen will appear on Capitol Hill after all Cohen will testify behind closed doors before the house intelligence committee on February eighth. The news comes days after Cohen postponed. His scheduled testimony before the house oversight and reform committee citing ongoing threats from President Trump and his personal attorney Rudy Giuliani. Some members of congress are suggesting that any threats made against Cohen or his family what amount to witness intimidation and warn the president against interfering with congressional probes Cohen heads off to prison in March to begin a three year sentence after pleading guilty. To campaign finance violations as well as lying to congress. Linda Kenyon, Washington, but role employees are back on the job. Now that the government closure has ended a shutdown victim who will be made whole Glenis hill heading to work at the exhilarating knowing that will get paid. Now, we can get back to work and do the work. Our mission is to do for the American public house and Senate negotiators have been given until February fifteenth to find a border security funding deal or else. President Trump has said he might force another shutdown. We don't want another government shutdown. We want a deal that actually addresses border security. It seems like it should be so simple press secretary, Sarah Sanders. Bob Costantini, the White House. Two thirds of the nation be shivering through Arctic air meteorologist, Brian Hurley says the bitter cold will be life threatening. Low temperatures low ever did not the way chills between fifteen and twenty five thirty degrees below zero. That would include the forecast low of minus twenty one in Chicago Wednesday morning in minus twenty two Thursday morning. On Wall Street, the Dow fell two hundred nine points. I'm Anne Cates. Are.
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"Sixty WJR Detroit. Government shutdown the Russia probe. I'm Anne Cates. Talks on border security will get underway now that the federal government shutdown has ended the deal reached Friday afternoon and signed by the president several hours later reopened the federal government after thirty five long days. The deal does not include funding for President Trump's border wall. While it gives negotiators the next few weeks to craft a border security plan. Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer was asked if the Democrats had a strategy that gave them exactly what they were looking for we help make it clear to the president to the public that the president was the one in charge of the shutdown. President Trump insists he did not cave to democratic demands. And he reminded everyone that if he doesn't like the deal that the negotiators come up with another partial government shutdown could follow. Linda Kenyon, Washington. Former associate Roger stone will be arraigned next week in Washington DC on witness tampering and lying, the congress as part of the probe into Russian interference in the election. And any Trump campaign ties to the Kremlin corespondent, Jessica Schneider. Report stone is accused of concealing the nature of his discussions with WikiLeaks. This was about a month after the Clinton campaign had already disclosed that they had in fact been hacked by the Russians, and you know, it wasn't just one contact with the Trump campaign this indictment talks about multiple contacts were Roger stone kept the Trump campaign apprised of possible future releases from WikiLeaks. A political battle is underway in Venezuela. Correspondent l Myers stir. What is being called an illegitimate re-election of nNcholas Muto thirty five year old of one guy, though, who was president of the nation's national assembly has declared himself interim president many major democratic nations like Germany, France and Spain have chosen to recognize Guido as president if the government does not hold free and fair elections and the next week. All this is wild violent protests have clashed in the streets of paddock. The United Nations is debating the situation in Venezuela. I'm Ann Cates..
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"Talk seven sixty WJR Detroit. Two bills go before the Senate tomorrow aimed at ending the partial government shutdown. While federal workers protested inside a Senate office building party leaders set the stage for Thursday's dueling votes. It's hard to think of a good reason to oppose this armament open up the government. And then let's talk the democratic proposal reopen the federal government until February eighth while both sides negotiate GOP proposal, the president's proposal three years of DACA protections in exchange for five point seven billion dollars for the border wall. A nonstarter four Democrats in Washington. I'm Karen Keva. Correspondent abbie. Philip says there's also been talk about President Trump taking executive action to get bored. Wall funding this be different from at declaring a national emergency. But it would do essentially the same thing taking money from one part of the government applying it to the border wall. But we are also learning that in his meeting with conservative leaders that he convened for this purpose. The president was noncommittal about declaring any kind of executive action. The Washington Post reports the White House has asked federal. Agencies to provide a list of programs that could be endangered if the partial government shutdown lasts into March a hostage standoff in central Florida ended with lives lost police chief Carl Hoaglund says a twenty one year old suspect who opened fire inside a Bank and see bring contacted police dispatch and negotiated with officers before he surrendered assessment to the theme. We're sorry to learn it, we have at least five victims senselessly murdered as a result of his act in this Bank. Florida Department of corrections records show the suspect was hired as a trainee prison guard in the state in November and resigned two weeks ago. New Orleans Saints cornerback PJ Williams was arrested today and charged with driving while intoxicated among other traffic violations. I'm Barbara Kusak..
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"Seven sixty WJR Detroit. Twenty three degrees at seven. Oh one. I'm dick Haefner. WJR news. The northern section of the country our area included dealing with not one but two storms storm number. One will start Thursday night. We'll get some snow out of that storm number two heading our way for the weekend. Michigan state university's interim president John angry will quit in a week university. Board of trustees was poised to fire anger at a meeting today. Anglers replacement is expected to be Sottish OPA executive vice president of administration at MSU would has serve as a dean of college engineering crusty, Brian Musallam is one of five Democrats who now control the MSU aboard, the survivors, compassion, empathy, tone, all those things are are bipartisan issue, so Republican, Dan. Mcrae had nothing to do. With this angler announced his plans in an eleven page letter to the board of trustees. It lists accomplishments in his one year of service saying the university is dramatically better and a stronger institution. One person was killed in a single vehicle crash that closed I ninety four near nine mile road. In Saint Clair shores, that'd be cool apparently going too fast. It hit the retaining wall. Caught fire. Three police officers tried to rescue that driver. They were taken to a hospital and treated for smoking relation. The driver is dead. Michigan medical marijuana dispensaries will be able to reopen after the state force them to close earlier this month more than seventy dispensary shutdown overstate licensing problems. They didn't have licenses the medical marijuana board has passed a recommendation to temporarily allow the facilities to do business while waiting to get their permanent license Kia has issued a recall to fix a problem that could cause engine fires in some Kia vehicles, Kia and Hyundai have been dogged by complaints about fuel. Pipe issues that led to engine failure. And multiple reports of fires. Both Korean automakers are under investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration the agency oversees recalls, but even though it's largely shut down because of the budget impasse in Washington Kia says it's going ahead with the recall of sixty eight thousand vehicles trying to make good on a problem that began with some previous recall repairs on Jan Johnson. The Trump administration will roll out a new strategy for a space based missile defense system that aims to protect the US against threats from North Korea Iran and the aggressive weapon systems being developed by Russia and China authorities in Atlanta arresting a twenty one year old Georgia man harsher allow Heeb of Cumming Georgia for planning terrorist attacks on federal buildings in Washington. He's alleged intent was the tack the White House and.
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"Workday payday on WJR, Detroit. Twenty four degrees. Cloudy skies at three o'clock. Good afternoon everyone. I'm Marie Osborne. On a visit to the border city of macallan, Texas. President Trump today presided his oppressed his case for border wall funding before a gathering of federal border personnel. The president blamed Democrats and their opposition to the wall for prolonged government shutdown. They say a wall is medieval. Well, so is a wheel a wheel is older. They're wall. And I looked at every single car out there, even the really expensive ones that the secret service users and believe me they are expensive. I said do they all have wheels? Yes. Oh, I thought it was medieval the wheel is older than the wall. You know that and there are some things at work. You know, what a wheel works at a wall works and some and McCallum though don't agree with the president while some say the border wall would benefit the economy cut crime others say the president is casting them in an unfavorable light. Let everyone know that we are dangerous region. We're not in crisis. Now, we are humans and that we will not be silenced. And we're not allowed voices to be silence. Back in Washington. Democrats and Republicans senators continue to meet in an effort to end this ongoing partial government shutdown. Correspondent Phil Mattingly says a plan which is being called a political hail Mary to end. The impasse is being discussed the outlines of things as I understand them. Right now are essentially trading temporary protection for doc, doc. Recipients plus about eight hundred million dollars in humanitarian aid for families coming up through the border right now in exchange for the wall money requests that the president has had now that temporary DACA default would be about three years. It wouldn't be something that would be done overnight over the course of the next couple of days, what they would do is essentially try and open the government for a month or two and then try and work through regular order in the Senate and house speaker Nancy Pelosi is calling on the Senate to vote on bills to reopen. The government speaker Pelosi says the Republican controlled Senate should stand up to the president. And allow votes on the house's bills that would fund those departments that have nothing to do with the disputed border wall. He's endangering the safety of our food supply the security of our airlines vulnerable families, nutrition assistance, tax refunds and Pelosi poses. This question to Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell who refuses to put those bills on the floor. Why are you rejecting at the expense of the health safety and wellbeing of the American people to press the matter further do take an oath to the constitution or no to Donald? Trump. Linda Kenyon, Capitol Hill and a group of federal employees demonstrated in downtown Detroit day over the partial government shutdown can Murkowski spoke with Greg sent kiss TSA agent and union local seven seventy eight precedent. So why are you demonstrating way marching today?.
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"Sixty WJR Detroit. Down impact. I'm Anne Cates. President Trump will address the nation tomorrow night in a primetime speech carried by all the major television networks to make his case for a border wall has a federal government shutdown continues far from finding areas where to give it appears both sides are firmly entrenched in not giving in at any point. The bottom lines are the same as they have been for weeks. Democrats saying look they're happy to have negotiations over border security, but the government must be reopened. I the president and his team making clear their border security negotiations come before the government reopened. Correspondent Phil Mattingly. House speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer say Democrats should be given equal airtime. After the president concludes his speech, the two lawmakers say of President Trump's past statements about the border, an indicator. His remarks will be quote full of malice and misinformation the closure is starting to impact the economy, museums and parks can't collect entry fees or sell souvenirs and the Internal Revenue Service can't collect taxes. Then there's the cost of back pay for hundreds of thousands of federal workers who are furloughed and hummus. Subsequently catch up on all the work that wasn't done while they were gone add to that the trickle down effects the shutdown has on the overall economy when federal workers spend less on commerce donning out and other expenses a shutdown in two thousand thirteen which lasted sixteen days hampered normal operations for the IRS which typically brings in about one billion dollars a week. Linda Kenyon, Capitol Hill. North Korean leader, Kim Jong UN has arrived in China for a three day. Visit correspondent Brian Todd. Experts say Kim knows he needs the Chinese leader to keep goods flowing across the border between the two countries to sidestep sanctions and g wants Kim to keep the dialogue with the United States going believing. It's in China's interest for Kim to drive a wedge between the American president and US allies, South Korea and Japan all of this analysts suggest could signal a second Trump Kim summit sooner rather than later on Wall Street, the Dow gained ninety eight points. I'm Ann.
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"From the golden tower of the fisher building this is the great voice of the great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit trump putin france wins the world cup i'm mike moss president trump 'till cbs news it's a good thing that he's meeting tomorrow with russian president putin i believe that having a meeting with chairman kim was a good thing i think having meetings with the president of china was a very good thing i believe it's really good so having meetings with russia china north korea i believe in it in an interview on abc's this week national security adviser john bolton was asked if he thinks president trump should trust putin look i'm i said this before i'll say it again i'm the national security adviser i'm not the national security decision maker i i give them it's a privilege to give my advice to the president i don't discuss it publicly he's going to make the decision how to handle this the president has downplayed expectations for the summit saying some good could come from the meeting but nothing bad will come from it with three goals in the second half france defeated croatia four two to win the two thousand eighteen men's world cup in moscow the teenage forward kilian mbappe as scored his fourth goal of the tournament for france and the team's fourth of the game meanwhile in tennis at wimbledon novak djokovic struck his fourth men's singles title it feels amazing because for the first time in my life i have someone screaming daddy daddy as a little boy right there djokovic defeated kevin anderson in the men's final at wimbledon cbs health is apologizing after a black customer says a white store manager in chicago accused her of trying to use a phony coupon kamilo hudson posted cell phone video of the manager calling police hudson says a facebook that the manager challenged her when she tried to use the coupon for a free product no action was taken by police cvs says it doesn't tolerate discrimination against customers and is investigating the matter i'm mike moss seven hundred sixty wjr news gene fogel good afternoon place you're trying to determine what happened in the death of a sevenyearold girl eastbound i ninety four near detroit metro airport had to be closer several hours after the girl was killed in our early morning crash incident happened about three am it was near i ninety four and merriman road police say the girl's father had been involved in a drunk driving crash earlier near i ninety four and inkster that investigation continuing detroit police have located the parents of a three year old girl who has founded walking alone just before five thirty this morning in the area of keating and each state fair in downtown detroit police have been called spotted the girl and took her to the eleventh precinct the parents were notified michigan state police on the coast guard continued search for a woman who went underwater near belle isle and never resurfaced police say twentysix year old destiny smith was diving off a boat docked at one of the beaches on saturday afternoon smith's family says she was in pre dental at wayne state university police say a thirteen year old and a fourteen year old were burned they were playing with matches according to authorities the teenagers run a garage with others.
British woman dies after exposure to nerve agent, police say
"Excuse the great voice of the great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit for rescued shelter place in haiti i'm elliot francis in thailand rescue operations are expected to resume again at daylight for the remaining eight boys and their soccer coach trumped inside a flooded cave before who were rescued sunday a recovering at the local hospital david mckenzie updates their condition we do know that three of them were relatively well enough to be taken by road widen had to be airlifted at back there no confirmation on wits boys officially got out of the cave as you can imagine the communities in this area all desperate to know who is out who remains and what their state of health is bruce woman has died after being exposed to a nerve agent used in the poisoning of an ex russian spy done sturgis died sunday after being hospitalized in southern england back on june thirtieth when she came into contact with that russian nerve agent police in britain believed the two touched something contaminated with that nerve agent the incident also have to forty five year old man in critical condition the state department is encouraging us citizens in haiti to shelter in place following violent protests ner portauprince more detail from armless mature us embassy in haiti issued a notice that us citizens should not leave their hotels or homes until further notice because of ongoing roadblocks and violence in response to a government ordered fuel price hike here's the quote from the state department which warns do not travel to the airport unless you confirmed your flight is departing flights are canceled today and the airport has limited food and water available telecommunication services including internet and phone lines have been affected throughout haiti and it may.
Heavy rains cause Fourth of July flooding in Houston
"Is the great voice of the great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit fourth of july flooding nerve agents discovery i'm elliot francis officials in houston say they were prepared for heavy rain that fell in just a matter of hours on the fourth of july clayton neville reports more than seven inches of rain fell over greater houston in just a matter of hours mayor sylvester turner says the city was prepared we had about twelve how what attracts positions throughout the city about forty what about forty three boats position throughout the city but we didn't have any calls for any sort of rescues the mayor says area lakes reached high levels but we're far off from getting to the point that would flood homes or businesses the city released water out of lake houston which it has been doing proactively since hurricane harvey i'm clayton neville recent britain's say a nerve agent that sent to people to the hospital in critical condition is the same one that poisoned a former russian spy the pair were unconscious afterward police initially thought was a drug overdose recall former russian spy sergei skirt paul and his daughter were attacked with the same nerve agent back in march the largest fire burning in california continues to grow and some of that fire is being started on purpose jim roope explains it's called back burning we like to use that term you know fight fire with fire cal fire captain donelson says fire itself is a tool and firefighting like on the socalled county fire burning north of sacramento it's a way to control the burn under the right conditions fire crews at the fire burning back on itself reading that that black line hitting the out of control front of the fire nowhere to go so when officials talk about the size of the fire being nearly eighty three thousand acres some of that is controlled burn backfires and these backfires are also one of the reasons why crews have been able to contain about a quarter of this wildfire i'm jim in atlanta firefighters been working on draining the water in that cave containing the trump soccer team says levels in parts of a passage leading to the chamber they are still flooded all the way to the ceiling i'm elliot francis finding great candidates to hire can be like well trying to find a needle in a haystack sure you can post your job to some job board but then all you can do is hope the.
Wayne State contractors diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease
"The great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit seven sixty wjr news are meadowland rim wbz news time seven o'clock currently eighty eight degrees to construction contractors at work at a new apartment building on the wayne state university campus have been confirmed as having legionnaires disease the two minutes affected are directly across the street from a building that has a cooling tower suspected to be the source of the bacteria michael right is with wings state we have shut that down for the foreseeable future until we get to go to you troy health department to put it back on we're we've tested now several times we remediated remediated at once we retested it but it showed signs of legionella again so we think that that's the problem and we're going to actually bring in an alternative cooling system until we get that thing absolutely fixed a hundred percent sure they say the legionella bacteria is carried through the air by water vapor students and faculty living and working in the building with the contaminated cooling tower have been moved the white house is trumpeting the actions of federal law enforcement officials who arrested cleveland man who was plotting a terrorist attack in that city on the fourth of july white house press secretary sarah sanders says it was a great job of police work this morning the department of justice and the federal bureau of investigations joint terrorism task force announced the arrest of an ohio man for providing material support to al qaeda on sunday the suspect explained to an undercut undercover fbi agent that he was planning to conduct an attack in cleveland on independence day in a future terrorist attack.
Contractor involved in island-wide Puerto Rico blackout canned
"A day on seven sixty wjr detroit thirty seven degrees cloudy let's make that sunshine we have sunshine at nine o'clock good morning everyone i'm marie osborne after six decades there may no longer be a castro in charge of cuba correspondent patrick ofman reports miguel diaz canal has taken raul castro's places president of cuba none of this has come as a surprise there's going to be any surprise even though there wasn't election yesterday in the cuban national assembly it was really more of a coronation there's only one candidate on the ballot results such as they are will come out later this morning and then we expect to see something again the cubans never thought they would see raul castro turnover powder to miguel diaz canal now puerto rico's governor is suggesting that the country's electric power thorny cancel its contractor with a contractor that caused an island wide power outage this happened yesterday the power went down around ten twenty in the morning locally from one end of the island to the other situation is not getting better here government wind or electric live or anything else that's liz retired new york city ems worker who lives in san juan this blackout happened a week week after almost nine hundred thousand people lost power for eight hours when a tree fell on a high voltage transmission cable of course the heat always becomes more intense when you don't have there's growing concern in puerto rico and shrinking confidence as hurricane season approaches next month i'm steve kastenbaum jim val the president of the ford motor company fund us in puerto rico visiting ford dealers and helping with relief efforts he was there when.
Massive storm system spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzard in Plains
"Fisher building this is the great voice of the great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit seven am on syria i'm christopher cruise russia is warning that there will be consequences for yesterday's us led military strikes on chemical plants in syria russian ambassador anatoly unto nov called the attacks in insult to president vladimir putin british prime minister theresa may this morning said the missile strikes were justified at this attack should surprise no one we know that the syrian regime has an awfully abhorrent record of using chemical weapons against its own people france also took part of the missile attacks pentagon correspondent ryan brown on the targets of the strikes research facility near damascus the capital there was a storage site near homs and there was a command center near homs these strikes designed to both help degrade that program as wells deter the regime from using chemical weapons in the future i'm christopher cruise tornado watches are in effect today for parts of iowa nebraska kansas missouri oklahoma arkansas and texas says noah meteorologist jared guyer here are other candidates other there are other tornado warned storms tornado warnings are these short fuse warning statements that tornado is imminent in certainly there number of active tornado warnings across parts of arkansas far eastern oklahoma into southern missouri storm system sweeping through the plains is also bringing in cold weather a blizzard warning is in effect for south dakota southwestern minnesota northwestern iowa nebraska and northern kansas health investigators say chopped romain lettuce from arizona is the most likely cause of an e coli outbreak in seven states at least seven people have been sickened in new jersey new york and connecticut for nba playoff games today four more tomorrow i'm christopher cruise seven hundred sixty wjr news are meadowland rem wbz news time seven oh two currently it's forty three degrees a winter storm watch has been issued for portions of southern michigan from the i sixty nine quarter and north this morning through sunday morning also there is a winter weather advisory for livingston oakland mccomb counties beginning at eleven am today until noon tomorrow so watch out for icy conditions north of m fifty nine a detroit monarchs expected to be arraigned today.
Backpage chief pleads guilty, will cooperate in prostitution case
"Is got to get things just right like progressives name your price tool tell us what you want to pay and we help you find coverage options to fit your budget and now the mood is right wait the lights are back on again trudy can you and now it's completely dark progressive casualty insurance company and affiliates pricing coverage match limited by state law from the golden tower of the fisher building this is the great voice of the great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit that's one of the many descriptions former fbi director james comey provides in describing president trump in his soon to be released book a higher loyalty correspondent jim shootout zeroes in on where komi recalls a meeting when trump is said to have asked for his loyalty would flashbacks to my earlier career as a prosecutor against the mob the silent circle of a sent the boss incomplete control the loyalty oaths the us versus them worldview the lying about all things large and small cnn reports the white house is said to be putting together talking points to be distributed to the president's allies in an effort to discredit deputy attorney general rod rosenstein democratic senator ron wyden ways in new fire rod rosenstein you're basically thing you will go to any length any links to shield yourself from a criminal investigation and i think it would be viewed as a prelude to ending the russian inquiry altogether i think there would be an enormous backlash president trump's personal lawyer michael cohen is expected to take action tomorrow to halt adult film star stormy daniels defamation lawsuit daniels attorney said he expects cohen to refuse to testify if the effort fails correspondence hero crawford has details as the online advertising site backpage dot com and its chief executive pleaded guilty to federal charges in arizona in his plea deal ceo carl thera acknowledged he was aware that the great majority of the sites ads were for sex services in that he conspired with others at back piece launder proceeds from such ads after credit card companies refuse to do business with the site he's also pleaded guilty to state money laundering charges in california in the company admitted to human trafficking in texas a suspect is in custody in the fatal shooting of a canine officer while he was serving a warrant at a massachusetts home on cape cod his police dog was injured i'm barbara kusak.
Sheriff: Md. high school gunman had "prior relationship" with victim
"News talk seven sixty wjr detroit thirty nine degrees at three o'clock good afternoon everyone i'm marie osborne authorities in southern maryland say a student gunman who shot and wounded two classmates at his high school this morning died after a school resource officer fired on him and ended the attack saint mary county sheriff tim cameron says investigators believe there was a prior relationship between the shooter and one of the victims but they can't say whether the gunman intended to hurt anyone else ro did his job engaged and stop the potential threat so beyond that we just may not have an answer it may be it may not be a random event that may be his intent but then we're guessing and of course beyond is intent what was i going to do beyond that we simply today don't know that i thought he's in texas are investigating the fifth bombing in the lone star state this month corresponding clayton neville says the explosion fedex facility in schertz texas north of san antonio comes amid a series of serial bombings in austin the bombing at the fedex facility in schertz texas happened when the package was on a conveyor belt shirts police chief michael hansen says it's not believed the package was intended to detonate at that facility we're confident that neither this facility nor any location and the shirts area was a target the austin police department says it responded to four hundred and twenty suspicious package calls between eight am yesterday an eight am today bringing the total number two more than twelve hundred since march twelve i'm clayton neville a fight outside of a restaurant has led to the suspension of an offduty detroit police commander and serious injuries to another man a criminal investigation underway into the detroit police commander who got into the fight with the bar customer police commander timothy leach was moonlighting as a bouncer at the bar during saint patrick's day march on march eleventh chief craig says commander leeches employment as a bouncer had not been authorized by the department idea i'm not going to get into the content but there was force clearly i determined based on my review of the video that there was forced us and chief craig they're saying he did review the video and the case fortyoneyearold michael karp rich of washington township is on life support at a local hospital the strongest storm of the season is set to slam into southern california prompting residents still recovering from january's deadly mudslides to evacuate again don't take your chances that warning for mark johnson with the national weather service for people in montecito oh where january's deadly mudslide hit.
China's Xi Jinping reappointed as president with no term limits
"Adam or blake kelly anna here i pick kelly all right we're off to ireland after the news and this is saint patrick's day so we're doing a lot of that between now and eight o'clock but first things first the news right here from the golden tower of the fisher building to the heart of middle america this is the great voice of the great lakes news talk seven six hundred wjr detroit six am rumination tweet diplomats departing barbara kusak president trump turned to twitter early today calling it a great day for democracy as the attorney general fire the former number two at the fbi andrew mccabe correspondent pamela brown reports mccabe put his own spin on the action two days short of his retirement date he believes because he could be a witness and robert muller's probe in the firing of the former fbi director james comey he believes that is a big reason why he is being targeted why he is being turned into a political punching bag britain's ambassador to russia called the nerve agent poise opening of a former russian double agent and his daughter in britain an attack on international values in moscow correspondent jill dougherty says russia matched britain's move to expel twentythree russians in order twentythree british diplomats to leave the russians are taking steps as they would call them mirror image steps in response to what the british did correspondent that rivers reports china's president xi jinping was worn in today and can remain in office for as long as he wants reports in state media say that a steady hand is needed during a challenging global period and that by removing restraints on the presidency the office will now be in line with the unlimited terms of she's two more powerful positions general secretary of the ruling communist party and head of the military commission president trump is considering sweeping tariffs on imports from china with a decision expected soon the university of maryland baltimore county became the first ever number sixteen seed to beat a number one seed in nc double a tournament history you nbc senior jerry's lyle says he knew the retrievers were up to the challenge is very surreal moment we're very excited the retrievers stunned top overall seed virginia seventy four fifty four and first action of the.
After Fights And Arrests, Richard Spencer Speaks To Tiny Crowd At Michigan State
"Great voice of the great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit hazy sunshine thirty seven degrees good afternoon ken rogulski wjr news mayor duggan will propose greater k through twelve efforts in tonight's state of the city address with a preview wjr's dick hafner mayor duggan will deal with plans to get the city involved with detroit public schools and the many charter schools that operate in the audience detroit school superintendent nikolai viti underscoring the main theme the speech will take place at western international high school duggan will deviate from his usual unscripted format and this time who use a powerpoint presentation that's wjr's dick hafner state police say some of the protesters who involved in trouble at michigan state yesterday during an appearance by a white nationalists were there to cause violence local police say about two dozen people were arrested for flights and rockthrowing outside the m issue egg building inside albright figure richard spencer spoke to a small crowd lieutenant mike shaw the michigan state police says causing trouble gets groups in the news unfortunately when you have the type of groups groups that show up to protest they may not even be protecting the card that they're on their narrator paid by other organisations are brought up there yet to cause trouble and that usually does the folk that we deal with he was on the beckmann program he worked for the court but officials say he was a crook wjr's gene fogel explains raines fortyseven are william lake of redford was a court officer for thirty six district court he was assigned to collect fines imposed by judges in the court instead prosecutors say he was pocketing the money that he received blake is accused of killing at least fifteen thousand dollars between september two thousand thirteen and april two thousand fourteen in one case authorities say is victim as a man of the cloth they say went to the east lake baptist church in detroit and demanded five thousand dollars in the pasture the passers have you only have a thousand dollars blake took that money and kept it gene fogel wjr news nashville mayor marion of make meghan berry has resigned from her position as part of a plea deal on a felony theft charge related to her admission that she had an affair with her former bodyguard while making the announcement berry says she will always support nashville well my time today is you mere concludes my unwavering love.
Florida Senate rejects ban on assault weapons
"The great voice of the great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit talking tariffs working on gun control i'm anne cates president trump could make a formal announcement this week about imposing tariffs on imported steel and aluminum john bolton ceo of the business roundtable tells fox news sunday that fixing the trade imbalance needs a multination approach you've got to get together with our friends and allies who all face the same problem put pressure on the chinese jointly because he can't do this individually and force the chinese to reform their practices it's not an easy task it's not as easy as waving your hand and putting tariffs on a whole bunch of other countries that are not the problem florida lawmakers have turned down a gun control measure florida state legislature briefly accepted and then rejected a bill banning the sale of ar fifteen assault rifles the type of weapon used in the shooting had stolen douglas high school of voice vote in the state senate passed the amendment approving a twoyear moratorium on sales of the weapon and then reconsidered the measure about fifteen minutes later florida lawmakers.