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right now, mayhem in michigan. several dead, others wounded in what police are calling random shootings in kalamazoo. what we're finding out about the suspected gun man. big wins for donald trump and hillary clinton in the race for the white house. the next challenges as the field of gcandidates even smaller. >> i people have spoken and i respect their decision so tonight i am suspending my campaign. we have multiple people dead. in summary what it looks le
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we have somebody just driving around, finding people and shooting them dead in their tracks. >> and we start with the breaking news in michigan. families out for a saturday night dinner are now the victims of a random shooting spree. seven people are dead, two more hurt after bullets start flying in kalamazoo county. >> police are working three shooting scenes. the shooter is 45-year-old jason dolton. the shooting started outside a cracker barrel restaurant around 6:00 p.m. saturday night. the gunman then went to a car dealership and killed two there. he then went to another cracker barrel restaurant shooting and killing five people. a 14-year-old girl is among the dead it at the scene. >> and we will certainly stay on top of that breaking news as developments happen. meanwhile good morning. i'm adam tuss. >>
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let's start with yesterday. what a winner. and it looks like today we will still have some mild temperatures, but maybe some rain. >> meteorologist tom kierein here with that. >> it was a dreamy afternoon. got in the mid-60s. and then overnight, dropped into the 50s and now predawn here on this sunday, under a mostly clear sky, temperatures in the 40s, a little bit of a freeze there. chilly morning. and then it does look like a rainy afternoon on the way. rain looking likely for wednesday into wednesday night. right now we do have a flash flood watch in effect for washington, arlington, all these counties in northern virginia including fairfax, loudoun, prince william county, points west. this is where we have the soil very saturated with rain beginning to move in. we could gave some flooding problems by late this afternoon into this evening. sma
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out of their banks as well as perhaps the ponding of water. so watch out for high water especially after sun set, we get the rain moving through and then the snow melt adding to the flood threat. a look at the timing of the rain coming up. nothing easy about running for president, i can tell you. it's tough, it's nasty, it's mean, it's vicious. it's beautiful. when you win, it's beautiful. and we'll start -- we're goito start winning for our country. >> yeah, big developments in the race for the white house. hillary takes home a victory in nevada and the republican field is now one candidate smaller with the one time frontrunner bowing out. steve handelsman has more on how south carolina made jeb bush quit the race. >> reporter: its eelt second victory in a row for the national republican frontrunner, donald trump's first in the
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and we're going to start -- we're going to start winning for our country. let's go, let's have a big win in nevada. let's have a big win at the s.e.c. let's put this thing away. >> reporter: but as they cast their ballots, mainstream republicans flocked to marco rubio powering the 44-year-old's comeback from fifth in new hampshire. >> tonight here in south carolina, the message is pretty clear. this country is now ready for a new generation of conservatives to guide us into the 21st centu century. >> reporter: ted cruz kept his spot in the top tier of three. >> we are the only campaign that has beaten and can beat donald trump. >> reporter: jeb bush finished far down in fourth and quit the race with a parting shot. >> we put forward detailed innovative conservative plans to address the mounting challenges that we face because despite what you might have
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>> reporter: in nevada, hillary clinton lost her once big deed in the poles when you still won. >> i'm so, so thrilled and so grateful to all of my supporters out there. some may have doubted us, but we never doubted each other. >> reporter: union lead respect had pushed a big democratic caucus turnout which helped nullify bernie sanders' late surge. steve happndelsman, nbc news. the gop holds nevada caucuses on tuesday and the south carolina democratic plim area is next saturday. march 1, super tuesday. 13 states including virginia go to the polls. and coming up later this hour, chuck todd will join us on set to break todown the long tem
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trump, marco rubio and bernie sanders on "meet the press." it's 6:06. p a reunion decades in the making. how a woman's act of kindness is helping form a new connection with someone she never got to know. and right now, disaster in fiji. the south pacific nation is in a state of emergency from a massive cyclone. the new damage we're seeing as thousands remain under curfew.
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what are you doing -- where is your mother? and she says upstairs on the floor dead. >> wow. the shocking discovery of a d.c. woman back in 1973 now bring as bit of closure as she's reunited with the little girl she took care of on the most difficult day of her yo
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this reunion was more than 40 years in the making. on saturday latisha simms got to thank sylvia morris in person. more ris found simms the day after her mother regina was murdered. she was just three years old. simms reached out to her after seeing an excerpt from a book about her life online. in it, she recounted the day she found the little girl wandering outside. >> just three years old, but i remember that day. that was my mom and that was the woman that too care of me. >> simms says she's grateful to be reconnected with morris to share those memories of her mom, someone she never got to know. right now five people are reported dead after a powerful cyclone tears through fiji. the south pacific nation is still under curfew and a 30 day state of emergency.
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hour. some reports indicate entire villages have been flattened, schools ordered to shut up to for a week as parts of fiji are declared disaster zones. power, water communication services still out for almost 900,000 people there. 6:11. and while a lot of us got to enjoy the sunshine from yesterday -- >> awesome p. but. >> but we have to get ready for some rain. >> hey, tom. sdl not going to make it quite as warm as yesterday, but still milder than average temperatures. take a look at storm team 4 radar. don't have any rain here yet. but there is some rain in the midwest. right now that area of rain leading edge of it is in southern ohio, now coming into west virginia. these little areas in the orange and in the yellow, that is where it's coming down a little bit harder. maybe a little thunder and lightning coming into central west virginia. it's on a track to come into the panel h
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2:00. and then right into the in the troh area. here is the hour by hour timing. maybe the central part of the shenandoah valley by 10:00 a.m. by 11:00, up near frederick, maryland over toward win which is ter and right throuwincheste valley. in the afternoon, as of 1:00, it comes right into the metro area. the area in yellow, moderate showers coming on through. the orange area stretching from prince william down toward charlottesville. and could be some thunder and lightning. and with the ground so saturated, we might have some flooding problems. most of the rain by 3:00 a.m. is exiting, but might get a few lingering sprinkles into the early evening hours. bulk of the accumulating rain will be east of the bay by 9:00, done and then by later this
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but we do have a flash flood watch the areas in green. watch out for high water tonight. ground saturated from the melting snow and recent rains. so any rain on top of that could have creeks and streams out of their banks. right now temperatures in the upper 40s in washington. near 50 degrees around the chesapeake bay. shenandoah valley, too, in the low 50s right now. even in the 50s out in the mountains. and for the hour by hour forecast with the sky mostly clear now, we'll have sunshine this morning, then by thoon tim noontime, the clouds thickening up and then the rain arriving in the metro area 2:00, 3:00 into the evening hour. it tapers off quickly. temperatures in the upper 50s by around 1:00 this afternoon. four day forecast, we'll have down to the low 40s by dawn on monday. then tomorrow partly sunny, into the low 50s during the afternoon. then a powerful low pressure system will be at the timing closer
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into wednesday. we'll have increasing clouds on tuesday, maybe a little light rain on tuesday afternoon, a high around 50. then showers likely on wednesday. could get moderate to heavy down pours wednesday might in to early thursday. and then a little sun back. and the winds could be gusting really strong maybe 50-mile-an-hour gusts late thursday afternoon into the early morning hours on friday. still a small chance of a shower on thursday afternoon. but those very strong winds lingering into midday friday. and then next weekend, saturday highs in the mid-40s. so cooler weather moving in next weekend. back to you. 6:14. next, we have reporter's note book for you. >> we'll be back in 15 minutes with more of the morning's top stories. let's get right to it. governor hogan of maryland, the honeymoon is over if it ever
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existed with the legislative black caucus headlines accused him of and i quote assault on our black community. what is this about, why now, and what about this kumbaya attitude we heard during the state of the state address? >> i think the governor was hoping that would happen, but in reality, he's a republican governor in a heavily democratic state. general assembly rolled by democr controlled by testimonies and n democrats and you're seeing push back. the black caucus is sayingby controlled by testimonies and democrats and you're seeing push back. the black caucus is saying he's killing this light red line that would go through baltimore is hurting development this black communities. it's almost naturie i eliminati and he is diverting money
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dom nafrntsly white suburbs who supported his election. >> and rural areas. so he's favoring those communities with his budget. >> and this is according to the plaque cau black caucus. his spokesperson says this is a new low, but the black caucus is piggybacking a lawsuit put forward by the naacp connecting the issue of the red line and the governor wiping it clean and they're saying this is an old school tactactic, this goes baco the 1930s in terms of where there is development that could bring jobs to african-american communities, that the state tends to look the other way. and so they're accusing him also of neglecting the african-american community. so you have it coming from both sides here. general assembly and the naacp. and so the governor now is pushing back and he's basically
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a press release and zero credibility to the issue. >> but dave, here is the other thing. this is the first time he has faced i guess what we would refer to racial condemnation. and the other thing his spokesperson said is wait a minute, i have a very diverse family that he featured in his campaign ads. i have an african-american who is a lieutenant governor, this is absolutely unfair. your response? >> my response and his spornres, the ways's being handled, he personally has a good record as his father did. larry hogan, congressman from maryland, one of the few republicans who could get elected. that he's personally okay. but it's his policies. his, quote, republican policies that are harmful to african-americans and minorities vis-a-vis where the funding goes, the highways over the rapid
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and seem to go have blind eye as to what this does to african-americans. they say personally he'd probably give his hurt off his back to you on the one hand which many republicans like this they say do, but when it comes to government programs to really help minorities, he's not really good. >> so again it boils down to not personal, right, but policy. these black law makers are saying look at the vote in term of giving voting rights back to felons who have been released but on probation. and the if you hagovernor vetoed they had to override that and that gives voting rights to 44,000 former felons, most were african american. at least half were in baltimore. and the governor said at that time that those who voted for this would pay because they might be thrown out of office because they're going against the will of the people. so right there, those law makers are seeing that as an issue of race, though he may not be a
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policies are bordering along that line. >> and this is critical for hoe began because up to now as i have been going over the statistics, he's done fairly well for a republican among african americans. he tapped in to a xlgroup of unhappy people in the state including african americans and other minorities and that's why he got elected. but if this continues to boil up, it could be a big problem. >> some could argue, too, that i don't know if he so much tapped into it as that lieutenant governor brown ran a poor campaign. >> well, that's true, too. >> african-americans did not get out there and vote. and i think one of the things about that light rail system is those who are proponents of it, they're saying, listen, the federal government would have given $900 million for this project and still the governor decided to wipe it out. so many of those lawmakers find it hard to believe that he would leave that money on the table. >> let's spend some time talking about a
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everyone baffled in prince george's county. and you know have school leaders, prosecutors meeting with parents. the question is still being asked how could so many children, i think the number now might be between 16, 18, more possible, could be victims of alleged porning on fraef aograp know about it inside the school. >> we're obviously talking about the case of deonte carraway who was an assistant and then a volunteer. >> and strange behavior. i heard he sometimes showed up in his pajamas to the school. >> and the superintendent and some stop edtop administrators h parents and even kevin maxwell, the superintendent, said we really don't have a lot of ar
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this. but i think what it comes down to, the core of this, parents are saying how could no one see any of this. and i think what is being investigated here, too, is that maxwell has said that he believes some folks may have seen some things but not -- not seen, but might have been suspicious. >> 30 seconds before the break, whatcon founding, astoundi astounding. usually young people who are like pied pipers with other young people, when i was a parent, that was a red line and for some reason people chose if they knew about it not to talk about it. so i think we'll find out more about what caused this. >> well, let's continue on the other side the mayor of washington, d.c. is headed -- well, is in cuba as we speak. so we'll continue with more of reporter's notek
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welcome back. i'm joe madison in for pat muse. seems like everybody is going cuba. the president announced he will be going cuba end of march. the mayor of washington, d.c. and i do believe the county executive of montgomery county, they're in cuba. so what are these trips about? let's talk about for the mayor, for the county executive. what do they have to offer cuba, what is it cuba have to offer us here in the d.c. area? >> isn't that really what the trip is about. some could say it's a fact finding mission. obviously they know going over that they probably want to try to maybe increase tour
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washington, d.c. we know that's a big factor here in washington. and with travel opening up, the mayor and especially the county executive. that could be one where you're saying ike leggett, what is he exactly looking for, what does he hope to accomplish. but for the mayor, this isn't anything new. she went to china last year. so in her mind, she can probably go over and say, listen, washington, d.c. is an international city. we have an international population. this is a chance for us to kind of see what kind of connections we can have with cuba. but obviously she can't overstep the president, but she's getting a little heads up on him. but it's sort of really hard i was going to say to fault her forring f ing f going over there, but politically nobody will push back on the mayor. >> i did a broadcast from cuba last june. and what i found is that the cubans especially the
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opportunity because they don't remember the could yuban missil crisis. republicans on capitol hill say the president is wrong for going help how come we don't get that kind of response when it's the local elected officials is this. >> well, i think in the immediate washington area, which is perceived as somewhat more moderate or liberal, an official going cuba might not raise hackles or any objections here to utah or new mexico or some other place. so i think there is kind of an open mind on that. but i think there will be people watching to see if there is any nudging done by the mayor or the county executive on human rights issues. maybe not some statements so much, but some questions of the people that they see, how are we going to deal with these issues. something of substance could come out of these talks, although i agree it's mainly to see about
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and testing the waters. and you know, these are high profile issues. these are high profile officials. the mayor of washington, d.c., county executive of one of his prominent counties, these people are player. >> udc has an exchange program, they started an exchange program with students there as it relates cuba. >> and sure the mayor can sort of carry that. but what i think is interesting here is we know how congress can really sort of get inside the goings on of washington, d.c. just because of the particular situation you have with d.c. government as part of the nation's capital. and so it will be interesting if congress is actually watching the mayor, knowing that the president will be following right -- >> three weeks later. >> right. and this is a national issue. senator cruz, senator rubio both say the president should not be there, that it should be until
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it's not a communist state, until it's a free cuba. so the mayor and county executive are walking into a hot political issue going on at least in terms of rubio and cruz. >> but doesn't business trump that? >> usually does. >> let's be honest. obviously montgomery county, they want to be a high tech area. we have a lot of tech industry inside of the district of columbia. this is really business -- a business trip. >> sure. testing the waters on trade will be paramount, but congress is coming back this week, they have been off for the presidents day holiday. it will be interesting to see if -- cruz of course trying to expand funding to school attendance. so you could argue he's meddling. other people saying he's helping the district. but whether anybody will come up and say because of what the
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funding, i hadn't gotten that far yet. >> probably the last issue we may have a chance to get around to, the fire chief is under fire in the district of columbia. and i don't know the exact wording, but he lacks compassion, one of his top aides resigned. there was a hearing and lack of confidence was expressed by several members. he says, look, give me time. we have a private ambulance service, that's going to solve the problem. quickly, is this fair to the chief of police? he just got here and there is some so-called culture that they're accusing the fire department of having. >> well, it's probably not fair, but he has a major position in the district so fair doesn't count.
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your point, i just got here. give me a minute to sort of straighten these things out. and in his mind having this private ambulance service coming into supplement the ems or the emt will help i think in his view because it will open up space for the ambulance system to really respond to what they believe are critical calls. . >> in the time he's been here, there is still evidence of people not being able to find out where they're supposed to go, bad response record and also break to breakdowns. >> well, we'll see. and i imagine we'll be discussing it more. thank you both very much. now back to news 4.
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we're following. seven people are dead after a man goes on a shooting sfree in kalamazoo county, michigan. they have a 45-year-old man in custody right now. and decision 2016, hillary clinton takes home a victory in nevada. on the republican side, donald trump won the south carolina primary. the republican field is smaller this morning. jeb bush suspended his campaign. he finished the south carolina primary with just 8% of the vote. >> so just a few things going on. >> yeah, including that beautiful sunrise right behind us. hi, everyone. i'm angie goff. >> and i'm adam tuss. the other story of course is the weather. yesterday was so beautiful. >> tom, really loving that taste of spring we got. >> yeah, we did. and now we have an apricot sunrise matching your dress, angie, starting off early on this sunday morning, just a
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high clouds. very light breeze there at union station as we've had our mild temperatures kind of hold in overnight. it's going to be rather chilly through the morning hours. and then rain likely moving in this afternoon. and then some moderate maybe heavy rain on wednesday into wednesday night. i'll have the timing on that coming up. right now it is in the 50s shenandoah valley. nearby suburbs, most locations in the 40s. a few spots have dipped in to the 30s. reagan national at 49. we do have a flash had to wash out through this evening as some of the showers coming through going to be falling on saturated ground from the snow melt that we had. this includes the district of columbia, all these counties in green, arlington, fairfax, prince william, loudoun, culpeper points west. could have some high water, creeks and streams may be out of their banks. some ponding of water by late this afternoon into early this
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up. well, happening today, the virginia house gop set to present its budget. it will include an increase in education funding and new money for the underfunded state and teacher retirement plan. money to build a new eastbound lane on i-66 inside the beltway as rush hour tolls also said to be included in that budget. >> are you losing hope? >> actually, we have. we're going to at some point this year declare her dead. >> well, it has been seven years since pamela butler vanished from her home in the district, accept long years her family has been waiting for answers. while the family has decided to declare pamela dead, they are not giving up finding out what happened to her. back in 2009, butler's boy trend w friend was the last person to be seen with her alive. he's never been charged.
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>> i'd like someone somewhere to just come up and confess, ask god to forgive you. >> the assistant police chief was at the vigil and she said the case is still active and police are working to solve it. an emotional protest against dominion virginia power leads to eight arrests. a large group demonstrated against their plans to dump treated coal ash water into the james and potomac. police say the protesters had a permit but violated its conditions. the company says the water is treated and ground water will be monitored. a funeral included three of the most important things to scalia, faith, family and the law. 3,000 mourners packed in to the basilica yesterday for a traditional cath lolic funeral. joe by ten and the living
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justices attended. scalia's son presided. and included some humor into his homily about his dad. >> he had found himself in my confessional line. and he quickly departed it. as he put it later, heck if i'm confessing to you. >> well, president obama says that he will nominate justice antonin scalia's replacement. the gop leadership says a vote won't happen until the new president is sworn in. fairfax county police are looking for the person who broke into a woman's home and sexually assaulted her. this happened on blaken ship street in mount vernon yesterday morning. the 51-year-old victim told police the man woke her up and fl threatened her, assaulted her and ran off. police searched the area but couldn't find the man. muriel bowser along with leaders from maryland and virginia are waking up in
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cuba and the new business opportunities that may exist there. david culver is also there with them, he will have reports starting tonight on news 4 at 6:00. and there are new calls for action over the concerns about metro access reliability in prince george's county. county executive are a certain baker met with more than 100 transit riders. some workers were concerned about the sick leave policy. >> we want to hear what the problem is. i know a lot about people with disability trying to get back and forth so it's a big concern of mine as it is with our representative on the board. >> county executive also listened to riders' concerns about regular metrobus and metrorail service. right now a son isin
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father. police say that 22-year-old -- a 22-year-old man stabbed his 44-year-old father early saturday morning, this was in annapol annapolis. he was arrested and charged with murder. police have not released a motive. it's 6:36. now to a developing story in new mexico. a family is calling for justice after they claim u.s. marshals fatally shot hatheir loved one a mistake. the marshals shot and killed alvarado saturday morning. he was outside his trailer fixing his truck away 4:00 in the morning when it happened. authorities told them his death was an accident. at the least five people who marshals believe were true targets were arrested late yesterday. it's 6:36. and a 6-year-old boy is dead after a drive by shooting in miami.
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was reportedly shot playing outside in his neighborhood. investigators say the little boy was not the intended target. imagine being stuck on a ski lift where nowhere to go but down. that happened to about 100 people at the timber line resort in west virginia. yesterday morning the lift malfunctioned causing the cables to drop. two people were taken to the hospital but are expected to be okay. it took about to hours for resort staff to evacuate all the skiers. protestors in support of apple's ongoing battle with the fbi. the protest organized by the group fight for the future scheduled to take place tuesday outside apple stores in more than 20 states. the gatherings will come a week after the fbi went to court to force apple to waegeaken the security built into most iphones. a fairfax county woman now plans to appeal the judge's
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protects transgender students. on friday a circuit court judge it is missed t dismissed the lawsuit. andrea lafferty says it makes it it too easy for boys to use the girls restroom and advice vevic. a gas explosion badly damaged a home in woodbridge nearly two weeks ago. since then washington gas has found at least seven more leaks in the area. senator mcpike called a town hall meeting so that residents could get some answers. >> all it takes is that break in the ground to cause an issue like we saw with the house explosion. so we're here to hear what they're doing and when they will be replacing some of these order lines. >>
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donald trump and hillary clinton are the big winners in decision 2016 this weekend. the gop primary in south carolina and the democratic caucus in nevada are narrowing town t down the race. >> joining us now, chuck todd. i saw a headline that sums it up best. not even touchdown can stop donald trump. >> that was a pretty good head line. >> you go after
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double digits. >> it is remarkable. he's remaking the republican party. we'll see. there are still republicans out there that say, well, let's see what happens when it's just one-on-one between a real republican and donald trump. we've been weighiay waiting for wait until this or that happens. donald trump keeps rolling along. he hasn't for tgotten 50% anywh. he ask have two well financed challenges in ted cruz and marco rubio, but right now he's the undisputed frontrunner and it's advantage him especially if this stays a three-way race. in you ta >> you talk about the finances, but didn't he spend significantly lower amounts much money in the race? >> yeah, the people that have spent the most money are the ones that have not won anything yet. jeb bush is out of the race. he has outspe
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the guy who has spent the second most is marco rubio. he has yet to win a single state.third most amount of money is ted cruz and he's won one state. donald trump has won two and has spent, you know, less money than all of the remaining candidates left in the race. >> and it's really a fascinating discussion. and i think at some point the party has to realize that they have to -- if this was anybody else, don't you think at this point they would be saying it's time to unite? >> it's interesting -- well, yes. if this were anybody else, we'd say this race is over. anybody else. mitt romney pulled it off and would have been done earlier than it was in 2012. john mccain can it pull this off, he won new hampshire and south carolina. it was essentially done. one week later, florida was the last stand of rudy giuliani and mike huckabee. it didn't work. mccain was the nominee. anybody else, and this would be a done deal. th
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gasp. a bunch of money goes marco rubio's way. but ted cruz has a constituency. he hasn't been able to grow that constituency, but he has significant chunk of the electorate. so maybe we're staring at a convention and it does feel as if that is what everybody else is playing for. that rubio and cruz aren't play to ing to win, just stopping trump from getting a majority. >> somebody breathing a huge sigh of relief this morning is hillary clinton. >> sanders victory here, more moment momentum, this suddenly -- if sanders couldn't win under these circumstances, diverse state, all the advantages structurally were on sanders' side. and she held it off. now when you look at the next 12 contests, she's a favorite in eight of the next 12. she could roll off a whole bunch and then she'll have a small but
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durable lead of dell fwat egate sanders won't be able to catch if it goes the way it appears. >> and you've got trump? >> trump, cruz, rubio, sanders. is that enough for you? >> thanks, buddy. and you can see "meet the press" every sunday right here on nbc 4 right after "news 4 today." metro train operators are running red lights with 200-top trains full of passengers. federal transit administration review found that human errors are a serious problem. "washington post" reports since 2012, there have been 47 red signal violations. just this month, an operator ran a light and came within 200 feet of hitting another train. they have hired a neuroscientist and an out seed saside safety e find out why they aren't stopping on red. and bus ridership is down. post reports that ridership is down to the lowest levels in
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decade. officials say when people stop using the rails, the bus rid ridership also suffers. you see nationally people are taking buses and choosing biking or services like uber and lyft. so a physical therapist in northeast d.c. is getting rave reviews from patients for healing them with artistic flare. >> she has become one of the coolest ladies in town. melissa mollett shows us how she's doing it. >> reporter: we're at the pediatric rehab center in northeast. these crazy creative concoctions all whipped up by hand. >> mostly permanent markers. >> reporter: here at the hsc pediatric rehab center in northeast, amanda hall uses her talents to help replace
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special because they're getting something custom and designed just for them. >> reporter: like this old school air jordan sneaker for this 15-year-old. >> all the colors and the straps. i got the straps on there. >> reporter: hall's instragram account is hopping these days spattered with icy concoctions like an every last boxing club. nike, adidas, ugs, star wars characters and spider than. >> a lot of infants who haven't gone home yet.gs, star wars characters and spider than. >> a lot of infants who haven't gone home yet. they have gone from nicu to special care nursery. so their first pair of shoes might actually be a splint. >> reporter: >> this is
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with nomy skills. it's prpt thimportant that the s excited for with the cast. >> reporter: one physical therapist gets to work with these days, far cooler. >> materials have progresseded a lot over the years. initially there was blaplaster then fiber glass. and now we use a combination. >> reporter: there is no have a charge for her clever ideas. and hall is always looking for inspiration. >> they have a hello kitty shoe on one side, i will put a hello kitty on their cast. >> reporter: ready to try any design even if she has to look it up. in northeast washington, melissa mollett, news 4. love it. >> yeah,
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in the good old days, you always signed the cast. >> you couldn't even find a space. getting a cast was like a cool thing. >> yeah, street cred. and you're getting a lot of credit. >> you're blending into the sunrise. it matches your dress. colors are perfect. live view from the storm team 4 city camera overlooking the potomac river. there is reagan national airport in the foreground. sun coming up in a partly cloudy sky. our sun advise occurring as we speak. there is another view of it, live view from the storm team 4 tower camera. a couple hundred feet above the se
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later today, we'll have the clouds thickening up and should be mostly cloudy by noontime. by then, though, we ought to be in the upper 50s and then showers move in. temperatures drop back town into the mid-50s durk the showers. we do have a flash flood watch, all these areas in green including washington, arlington, all of fairfax county, rest of northern virginia in to west virginia and shenandoah valley. watch out for high water tonight as the ground is very saturated. you will need a coat this morning and sunglasses. umbrella and jacket for the afternoon. temperatures right now, though, low 50s shenandoah valley, many locations there. generally in the 40s most of west virginia and near the district near 50. don't have anything on storm team 4 radar. we're dry starting off this morning. the leading edge of the rain out of the ohio valley coming into west virginia tracking to the east, the areas you see here in the ge
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where it is coming down a little harder. so it's on track to come right in to our refugee own later this afternoon. leading edge of that rain into the shenandoah valley, then it crosses the blue ridge. into loudoun county, frederick county, maryland. and then right into washington by around 1:00 this afternoon. could be moderate showers, maybe a little thunder and lightning south of us from fredericksburg down to charlottesville. and then crosses the bay after that, linklerring light showers are possible even late afternoon into the evening hours. and thp clears out late tonight. and by dawn on monday, we should get some sunshine returning and a dry day tomorrow. storm team 4 four day forecast, we'll be in the low 50s tomorrow afternoon. light rain on tuesday near 50, but moderate showers, maybe heavy down pours wednesday lae
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by blustery winds. highs in the 50s wednesday, thursday. and colder air friday and saturday with highs in the mid-40s. >> tom, thank you. remember, when your participants told you to also have a plan b, how major automakers finding better business by selling something other than their cars.
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- there are times when it's nice that things go up, and it's sometimes even better when things go down. novec, a not-for-profit electric cooperative, provides wholesale power to its customers at cost. any changes in that cost are passed along through an annual power cost adjustment on bills. in 2016, the average home's power bill from novec will go down by an estimated $15 a month, making down a very good direction for power bills.
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happening today, the daytona 500 is taking place. the great american race. this week also marks 15 years since dale earnhardt sr.'s death. his son is starting third in today's race. in business,ou
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back on. take volkswagen for example. >> selling cars does not work, they can always rely on sausa sausages. >> no way. >> the german car company also sells its own brand of the spicy ketchup snacks. they're doing pretty well. in case you're wondering, the volkswagen saws usages are made a butchery inside the plant. >> okay. sure. >>s it's germany. much more ahead on new s "today." >> an hour by hour look at your forecast with tom kierein. what a pretty sunrise we have on this sunday morning.
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right now mayhem in michigan. several dead, others wounded in what police are calling random shootings in kalamazoo. what we're finding out about the suspected gunman. big win for donald trump and hillary clinton in the race for the white house. the next challenge for their campaign as the field of
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hampshire and south carolina have spoken and i respect haear decision. so tonight i'm suspending my campaign. we have multiple people dead. in summary what it looks like is we have somebody just driving around finding people and shooting them dead in their tracks. >> yeah, we start right now with that breaking news in kalamazoo, michigan. a shooting spree leaves seven dead including a 14-year-old girl. >> police have identified a man 45-year-old jason dolton as the shooter. police saying the spree seems to be random. it started outside a cracker barrel restaurant. the gunman went to a car dealership and then another cracker barrel restaurant. witnesses say the xwugunman was talking to people and then started shooting at people sitting in their cars. five died at the third scene. >> and
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broke overnight. we it stay on top of my developments. but first of all, good morning. i'm adam tuss. >> and i'm angie goff. we have a lot of ground to cover today including that breaking news and then a lot of politics as well as this wonderful springlike weather that we saw. >> tom kyrgios reeierein with a our sunday forecast. >> we held in some of that warmth from yesterday overnight and now a renaissance sunrise under way. live view from the storm team 4 tour tower camera. sensational sunrise under way. temperatures right now in the low to mid-50s parts of the s p shenandoah valley, near 50 by the bay. areas of green are under a flash flood watch.
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later tonight because we'll have rain following on saturated ground. hour by hour coming up. >> nothing easy about running for president. it's tough, nasty, mean, vicious, it's beautiful. when you win, it's beautiful. and we'll start -- we're to start winning for our country. >> yeah, big developments in the race for the white house. hillary clinton and donald trump both land big wins and the republican field is now down to one candidate smaller. who bowed out. steve handelsman has more on how south carolina made jeb bush quit the race. >> reporter: it's the second victory in a row for the national republican frontrunner, donald trump's first in the south. >> when you win, it's beautiful. and we're going to start -- we're going to start winning for our country.
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let's go, let's have a big win in nevada. let's have a big win at the s.e.c. let's put this thing away. >> reporter: but as they cast their ballots, mainstream republicans flocked to marco rubio powering the 44-year-old's comeback from fifth in new hampshire. >> tonight here in south carolina, the message is pretty clear. this country is now ready for a new generation of conservatives to guide us into the 21st century. >> reporter: ted cruz kept his spot in the top tier of three. >> we are the only campaign that has beaten and can beat donald trump. >> reporter: jeb bush finished far down in fourth and quit the race with a parting shot. >> we put forward detailed innovative conservative plans to address the mounting challenges that we face because despite what you might have heard, ideas matter, policy matters. >> reporter: in nevada, hillary
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clinton lost her once big lead in the poles when you still won. >> i'm so, so thrilled and so grateful to all of my supporters out there. some may have doubted us, but we never doubted each other. >> reporter: union leaders had pushed a big democratic caucus turnout which helped nullify bernie sanders' late surge. steve handelsman, nbc news. we want to go to a live press conference on thatkalamaz. >> after the suspect was taken into custody, multiple police agencies have participated in questioning the suspect. obviously there is a lot more to do in this case. this is a and on going oig investigation. there are police out there continuing that investigation, drin
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warrants, collecting additional evidence. the michigan state police crime laboratory as well as our local crime lab will be analyzing evidence yet today and in the days and weeks to come. moving forward, i suspect -- or not suspect. what will happen is the police reports from this incident will be completed today to the best that they can. they will be compiled and presented to my office tomorrow. i suspect that there will be charges and an arraignment of the suspect monday afternoon. i am not going to at this time identify the people who were shot and killed, shot and injured. the police are still in the process of
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families out of respect for the victims and those victims families we will wait until that job has been completed before we release the identity of any of the victims in this community. the suspect information, the person who is in custody, his name is jason brian dalton. his date of birth is june 22, 1970. kalamazoo department of public safety has photos that they can use to provide for you. the kalamazoo county sheriff's department will also make the information available online if you want to get a picture of the suspect in this case. we are very confident that we have the right person in custody. we have significant evidence to tie him to
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we are not going to go in to in detail that evidence now. we want to make sure that we do things right. this is obviously a very, very tragic circumstance, a very important legal proceeding moving forward and we wouldn't want to do anything that would jeopardize our ability to prosecute mr. dalton. i'll be happy to try to answer questions that you might have. if i'm not able to, i'll look to my colleagues here for their help. again, obviously i hope thatle understand that there is information that we simply cannot let out at this time. more will be coming out tomorrow and in the days after that as we move through the legal process. >> are all the
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area? >> i believe so. >> and when i say this area, cal that z kalamazoo. >> yes, they're all from this community. >> as dalton admitted to any of this? >> i can't comment on whether or not mr. dalton has made any statements. et he canni ethically i'm prohibited from making those comments. as to a motive, that's one thing that we're working hard to establish. at this point, the connection between these three incidents, between these three cases is the defendant, is mr. dalton. there is no connection that we're aware of between three different sets of victims to each other or any of the victims to mr. dalton. they appear to have been chosen
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available. [ inaudible question ] >> again i'm going to ask for your patience as we move forward with this before we start talking about other evidence that has been seized from will dalton, his person or from the car or as a result of the execution of search warrants. because that part of the investigation is ongoing. >> you can tell us anything about what his state of mind was when he was arrested? >> there was no struggle -- >> we're listening into a news conversation out of ckalamazoo where they had an immense tragic event happened yesterday. a random shooting spree has left six people dead, one of them a 14 idea girl. >> the suspect is
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45-year-old jason brian dalton. police expect to have more details as the day progresses and into tomorrow. >> they to say they have significant evidence to tie him to the events that led up to the deaths of six people. we will continue to follow will this throughout the morning.
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i lead the 11 o'clock news with stories of gun violence. and like many of you, my family lived through the beltway sniper crisis. in congress, i'll fight to expand background checks on guns and ammunition, ban assault weapons, and mandate gun safety locks, because too many kids die from accidental shootings. let's show the nra we're not afraid of them; as democrats, as americans, as parents. i'm kathleen matthews and i approve this message.
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you can't deal with something, by ignoring it. but that's how some presidential candidates seem to be dealing with social security. americans work hard, and pay into it. so our next president needs a real plan to keep it strong. (elephant noise) (donkey noise) hey candidates, answer the call already. so how much would you pay to get your own phone back? a questioo
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days. >> the news 4 iteam found several people selling phones back to the original owner. scott mcfarland went on an undercover investigation to help catch the criminals. >> reporter: 1200 times since 2012, people riding metro had their phones snatched. here is one caught on camera. watch this group board a train, they almost immediately jump off and bolt. police say they snatched a woman's iphone 6 and through rock salt in her face before running on which. a month later, a man demanded $300 from the victim were returning it. metro police arrested him for possession of stolen material they say they take these cases seriously. >> the victim usually calls ugs and we'll coordinate the buy back. >> reporter: a 13-year-old's phone causes stolen. when his mom texted the number on get the phone back, a woman responded saying she had just bought the
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wouldn't return it for less than $200. >> that's my son's phone and i'm not paying for that. >> reporter: undercover metro officers arranged a sting. >> victim's other get mother gets a phone call. >> reporter: cameras roll as he was arrested. >> did you ask for money? >> i did. >> reporter: our review found it's not just stolen phones but lost phones sometimes being held for ransom. twice in recent months, u.s. capitol police busted police on the grounds of the capitol. the iteam went undercover and found often lost phones are often gone for good. we placed phones in flo s is in
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businebusy locations. we watched a man stop, grab ours and walk off. we texted our own number and asked if the phone had been found and the man eventually responded eight hours later saying he was turning it in. but never told us where. at this bus stop on u street, less than five minutes after we left a phone on a bench, this man found it, looked around briefly and then took it. we never heard back from him. on a different day, our phone sat near the metro. one man lifted it, ten dropped it back. another man pocketed the phone. >> can i come meet you to get it? >> reporter: he agreed to meet up free of charge. the only good samaritan the iteam found. and if you lose your phone, you want these twins to find it. in you're a team. >> reporter: she spotted this iphone 5 in an alley. >> right there on the brick
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weeks trying to track town the owner. some if i would have left it, i'd love it if i would have gotten a phone call about it. >> reporter: calling the phone company, then posting an ad online. >> and we put the ad on craigslist. >> reporter: still hoping and trying to return for free something so many of us just can't go without. scott mcfarland, news 4 iteam. >> police tell the iteam trying to buy your phone back can be dangerous. >> yeah, if it's stolen, your first move should be contacting police. and this actually happened to me. not here. we were visiting miami. left it in the cab. called to get it back and the guy said that he would give it back if we paid him. and so we filed a police report and we were able to track him town and get t down and get the phone back. but it's still scary.
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>> just can't leave it laying around. >> and you have to have to locked. so important. can we keep it here? >> yeah, very nice. nicely framed. >> that is a live picture from our city camera. as the sun coming up in a partly cloudy sky now, there is the live view and it's leaning off the potomac arrive there by the airport. here comes a plane coming in at national airport. and as we take a look at your forecast for exercising today, did you get your exercise in yesterday? >> no. >> did you see my gelato picture? >> well, if you're going to do it today, get it done this morning you bahrain is moving in this afternoon. we'll be in the 50s. and you'll need a coat this morning. still rather chilly, you need some sunglasses this morning, too. but an afternoon umbrella and jacket, as well, as the rain does move through. temperatures right now pretty mild. low to mid-50she
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virginia. near the bay around 50. a flash flood warning out for all these counties in gleareen. this is for rain following on s saturated ground. the leading edge of some of the rain just coming into the panhandle of west virginia. just to the west of luray. but the heaviest downpours are in the ohio valley. it's moving pretty fast. timing on that by around 10:00, 11:00 this morning, in to the shenandoah valley with some moderate showers. and thend it moves right in to the metro area around 1, 2:00. coming across virginia and maryland. and then crossing the bay around 5:00, 6:00. maybe lingering light showers in the metro area into early evening hours. but most of it should be done by 9:00 tonight. and then we'll begin to clear out a britt by da
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tonight. four day forecast, we'll be in the low 40s tomorrow morning. afternoon highs on monday. low 50s a little bit of sunshine in and out tomorrow. tuesday, a lot of crowds. afternoon highs right around 50. small chance of an afternoon shower, but a likelihood of some rain on wednesday with highs mid-50s. and that rain could be heavy at times wednesday night into early thursday morning. sun back on thursday with strong gusts of wind. strong chance of an afternoon shower on thursday, highs mid-50s. the wind stays blustery thursday night into friday. and then it gets chilly friday night and the weekend, highs just in the mid-40s. next sunday, high may be only near 40. february acting like february again after a string of mild days and some rain and wind. back to you. 7:20. it's been years in the making. we take you inside the newest museum on the national mall for a peek at what visitors can soon look forward to.
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in the week ahead, laws could change after the assembly day liquor day on monday. lawmakers will meet to discuss statutory changes to the law. selling alcohol earlier on sundays is one of the issues they will consider. once all the proposals are made, lawmakers will compile them into a comprehensive bill. it has been 13
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making. >> and this fall the new he is museum on the national mall will finally open. barbara harrison has the details. >> reporter: with unprecedented access, new 4/was allowed into the smithsonian off site high security special collections center. here they are sorting through thousands of artifacts that will help tell the story of the african american experience. 34,000 historical items will make their way through this building before finding a permanent home inside the brand new museum. there is a silver teapot made in the early 1800s by the first silver smith of african-american descent. and a are a glove worn by and signed by mohammed ali. wait until you hear what he wrote. it's artifacts like these that will tell the stories that are part of the fabric of american history and the stories will live on inside the five
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the foot smithsonian knew see museum of african-american history and culture. >> next week how they're getting ready for the big opening. in decision 2016, governor john kasich will host a town hall at george mason university. it's wednesday from 10:00 to 11:00 on march 1. virginians will head to the polls to vote in the presidential primaries. metro wants to hear from you. tomorrow is a public hear to go talk about the budget and some new proposals, including creating a discounted student pass for participating universities. free bus pass with a rail pass also being considered and providing a 15 minute x-rays period to exit a station after you enter. the hearing is taking place at metro headquarters on fifth street in mef
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the time is 6:30 tomorrow night for that meeting. new calls over concerns about metro access. rushern baker met with more than 100 transit riders with disabilities on saturday. metro access workers and state leaders were also in attendance. ba baker says scheduling procedures and fare collection is dangerous and some also concerned with the sick leave policy. >> we want to hear what the problem is. i know a lot about people with disability trying to get back and forth and so it's always a big concern of mine as it is with our representative on the board. >> county executive also listened to riders' concerns about regular metrobus and metrorail service. >> it will be a rainy week. we're watching showers move into the region. tom is tracking how much you can expect in the next few days. >> and we are staying on top of the breaking news out of michigan. a mass shooting leaves several
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now what police are saying about the man they say is responsible. seven years and still wanting answers. how a family
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7:30. here are the top stories we're following. following a press conference, we've learned that six people are dead and two are hurt after a shooting spree in kalamazoo, m
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carried out that shooting. he is 45-year-old jason dalton. the shooting p happened at three different locations. and decision 2016, hillary clinton takes home a victory in nevada. on the republican side donald trump won the south carolina primaries. >> the republican field is smaller this morning. jeb bush ending his campaign. he finished the south carolina primary with just 8% of the vote. welcome back, everyone. i'm angie goff. >> and i'm adam tuss. hope you're having a good one so far. we want to turn our attention to the weather because we are looking to see if we can maybe have a repeat of saturday. >> yeah, i have a feeling it nts would be as great as yesterday, but it will be close. >> well, it will be milder than achlg, but certainly not the mid 60s like we saw on saturday. because a lot of clouds closing in ahead of rain. that will shut off the sun and as well the rain will cool things down through the afternoon. right now as we look outside, we have just a gentle breeze coming in from the so
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chilly morning, rainy afternoon. rain likely moving in on wednesday into thursday. temperatures right now are hovering in the low 50s shenandoah valley. generally 40s most of maryland and virginia. near 50 by the chesapeake bay. no rain here locally, but we did have the leading edge of showers now this area in green from panhandle of west virginia down to near luray. that will come in out of will disturbance in the midwest. parkersburg, west virginia coming down pretty hard. all of this coming in to the metro area about 1:00 this afternoon. got the hour aby hour and flood threats coming up. happening today, the virginia house gop set to present its budgets. according to wtop, the bunch the willing in an increase in education funding and new money for the underfunded state and tech
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money to build a new eastbound lane on i-66 inside the beltway as rush hour tolls begin also set to be included in that bunch he. are you losing hope? >> actually, we have. we're going to at some point this year declare her dead. >> it has been seven years since pamela butler vanished from her home in the district. while the family has decided to officially declare pamela dead, they are not giving up finding out what happened to her. back in 2009, butler's boyfriend was the last person to be seen with her alive. he's never been charged. families touched by tragedy came out to show support to butt alrea butler's loved ones. >> just out and confess, ask god to forgive you. >> the assistant d.c. police chief says the case is
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active. an emotional protest against dominion virginia power leads to eight arrests. a large group demonstrated across the utility's plans to dump treated coal ash water into the james and potomac rivers. police say the protesters had a permit but violated its conditions. the company says the water is treated and ground water will be monitored. it was a funeral that included three of the most important things to justice scalia. faith, family and the law. 3,000 mourners packed into the shrine for a traditional catholic funeral. joe biden and 10 of the 11 living justices attended. scalia's son refer paul scalia presided and included some humor in his homily about his dad. >> he finds himself in my confessional line. and he quickly departed it. as he put
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i'm confessing to you. >> president obama says that he will nominate justice scalia's replacement and wants the senator to hold a vote. the fwop leadership says a vote won't happen until the new president is sworn in. 7:34. fairfax county police are looking for the person who broke into a woman's home and sexually assaulted her. it happened yesterday on blake pship street in mount vernon. the man woke her up, threatened her respect assaulted her and ran off. police searched but couldn't find the man. this morning mayor bowser along with leaders from maryland and virginia are waking up in that van that. ga david culver will have
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starting tonight. and a family claiming u.s. marshals shot their son by mistake. and how gas crews are frying to ease concerns about the pipe network near their homes.
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right now a son is in jail accused of killing his own father. police say the 22-year-old man stabbed his 44-year-old father to death early saturday morning in annapolis. he was arrested later in the day and charged with murder. police have not released a motive for the killing. now to a developing story in new mexico, a family calling for justice after they claim u.s. marshals fatally shot their loved one by mistake. the marshals were carrying out an arrest warrant when they shot and killed 23-year-old edgar alvarado on saturday. his family says he was outside his trailer fixing his truck aroun4:
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alvarado's family says after hours of waiting, authorities then told them his death was an accident. at the least five people who marshalls believe were true targets were arrested late yesterday. a 6-year-old boy is dead after a drive-by shooting in miami. keen carter was reportedly shot while playing outside in his neighborhood. carter died at the hospital and investigators say the little boy was not the intended target. it is 7:38 on this sunday morning. let's get a look at storm team 4 radar. yep, you see it, the showers are moving closer. and we're in for some rain over the next week. tom is tracking hour by hour when you can expect the wet stuff in your neighborhood. mending hearts and broken bones. the creative way a physical therapist is turning healing pr
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i lead the 11 o'clock news with stories of gun violence. and like many of you, my family lived through the beltway sniper crisis. in congress, i'll fight to expand background checks on guns and ammunition, ban assault weapons, and mandate gun safety locks, because too many kids die from accidental shootings. let's show the nra we're not afraid of them; as democrats, as americans, as parents.
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the "today" show is next. let's get a look at what they're working on. s sheinelle jones and craig melvin joining us. you match. >> this is not planned, but toy have my corsage. coming up on "today," latest on the cal pain trail after make shakeups on both sides. how will hillary clinton and donald trump ride their momentum. and what do ted cruz, marco
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do now. also ahead, there is nothing like seeing friends back together again. we have a review of the beg reunion that everyone is talking about this morning. and we'll also introduce you to the up and coming fashion designer with clients like kim kardashi kardashian, beyonce, j. lo. >> that and much more when we get started. >> all right. thanks, guys. turning our attention to the news now, fairfax county woman plans to appeal the judge's decision over a policy that protects transgender students. on friday a circuit court judge dismissed a lawsuit, policy bans discrimination based on gender identity. traditional values coalition head filed the suit, she said it makes it easy to for boys
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the girl's restroom and vice versa. persistent gas leaks have neighbors terrifieded to use their own applinessianceapplian. washington gas has found at least seven more leaks in the region. virginia state senator mcpike called a town hall meeting yesterday with the gas company so residents could get some answers. >> all it takes is that little break in the ground to cause an issue like we saw with the house explosion. so this is what we're here to hear on what they're doing, when they will be replacing some of the old lines. >> washington gas is helping the family whose home got damaged with housing and crews are also doing an extensive check of the pipe network in the neighborhood. expanding affordable housing in alexandria isn't moving forward for at the least another six months. a sense six hour meeting ended with the council refusing to change zoning rules. approval would have allowed
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outdated but historic public units with 53 new units. the approval failed by one vote. >> are you looking to do something with all the vhs tapes or family pictures in your house? i still have beta. the d.c. public library is helping you bring all those keep sakes in on the 21st century. there a new memory lab that has scanners and other equipment to help you digitize all those old tapes. and get this, the service is absolutely free to use. >> remember that huge tower that you would put all the vhs? >> yeah, and then with the tape number. this will make it easier to have fun on the pa toe make rivotoma. all three boathouses are under a single management company. that means visitors can rent equipment from one boathouse and return it at either of the other two. 7:44.
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running red lights with 200-ton trains full of passengers. a federal transit administration review found that human errors are a serious safety problem. the "washington post" reporting since 2012, there have been 47 red signal violations. and just this monthen a operator ran a light near the smithsonian metro station and came within 200 feet of hitting another train. metro officials say that they have hired a neuroscientist it and outside safety expert to find out why operators aren't stopping on red. more bad news for the transit agency this morning. metrobus ridership is down. the "post" is reporting that ridership is down for the lowest levels in a decade. officials say when people stop using metrorail, bus ridership also suffers. but this is more than just a problem for metro. nationally fewer people are taking buses and choosing other options like uber and lyft. protesters set to start popping up around the country in support of apple's ongoing battle
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fight for the future organizing protests scheduled to happen tuesday in more than 20 states. this is a week after the fbi went to court to force apple to weaken security built into most iphones in order to help a terrorism investigation into the san bernardino california shootings. this is tuis actually some people's worst nightmares. imagine being stuck on a ski lift. it happened to about 100 at timber line resort yesterday morning. two people were taken to the hospital, but they are expected to be okay. it took about two hours for resort satisfy taff to evacuatee skiers. >> i have been stuck on the ski lift. because i was scared to jump down. >> it's a pretty far drop in some cases. so will this next story, i love this one. >> a physical therapist in northeast d.c. is getting rave reviews from patients for hng
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flare. >> she covers casts with seriously hip designs. melissa mollett shows us how she's doing it. >> reporter: she's known as the mad caster, creative crazy concoctions casts her canvas, all whipped up by hand. >> mostly permanent marker. >> reporter: here at the hsc pediatric rehab center in northeast, physical therapist amanda hall uses her talents to help replace sadness with smiles. >> i hope it makes them feel special because they're getting something custom. >> reporter: like this air jordan sneaker for a 15-year-old. >> i never seen a cast like this. all the colors, the straps. >> she said they're ice is y. >> reporter: that's although for all you old people out there. and like an
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glove, wedges, nike, many uggs, star wars characters and spiderman. >> a lot of infants have gone from nicu to our special care nursery and so a lot of the first are different than the parent were expecting. so first pair of shoes might actually be a splint. >> reporter: but hall says she wouldn't consider hurst artistic. >> this is developed with my skills. >> reporter: just passionate. >> i love the alignment of the foot and function. but it's also important that the child and fael are excited about the cast. >> reporter: remember the big chunky plaster cast with autographs across it? what physical therapists get to work with these days, far cooler. >> initially there was plaster. and then fiberglass was really common. and now we have a
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today. soft casting material with fiberglass. >> reporter: there is no have a charge for her clever ideas and hall is always looking for inspiration. >> if they have a hello kitty shoe on one side, i'll put it on their cast. >> reporter: ready to try any design. even if she has to look it up. >> pop culture. >> i use google. >> reporter: in northeast washington, melissa mollett, news 4. the ultimate accessory. i've seen all kinds of things. one of my nieces, she tore her acl and had the crutches. and they wrapped them all in christmas lights around christmastime. it was awesome. >> whatever you have to do to get through that couple months until your bone heals. >> exactly. today nice and mild but keep the umbrella around? >> and if you want to get in some exercise, you have to do it this morning because we have rain moving in. and temperatures that are comfortable. don't have much wind arnd
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it staying in the low to mid-50s through about 1:00, 2:00 p. that's when the rain will start to arrive. so get in your morning run or bike ride now through about noontime, 1:00. that's when the rain will be moving in from the west. it will be arriving earlier in the shenandoah valley and then eastern west virginia. you'll need a coat and many some sunglasses, but definitely need an umbrella and jacket during the afternoon. right now temperatures are in the low to mid-50s shenandoah valley and mountains. nearby suburbs, generally in the low to mid-40s. and there is a flood watch out this area in green. all these counties into west virginia, because the ground so saturated, could have creeks and streams coming out of hair banks. so watch out for high water there tonight. leading edge
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near luray. the heavier rain is this area in the ceyellow and orange trackin due east and moving in to our immediate metro area about 1:00 this afternoon. here is the new model timing on that. this is as of 11:00 a.m., raining all across most of the shenandoah valley. maybe as far north and east as frederick, maryland. and then it comes right into washington, western northern suburbs and eastern suburbs by about 1:00 this afternoon. and then the bulk of the moderate rain will be tracking east and weakening in to southern maryland, northern neck by 3:00 p.m., but there still may be a lingering shower or sprinkle into the early evening hours this evening and then most of the rain crosses the bay and heads east by 9:00 tonight. most of it is done just lingering crowd s overnight tonight tonight.
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sunny into the low 50s. tuesday, a lot of clouds around. very powerful low pressure system coming our way, it will be passing west and then north of us, so it will be drawing in mild air ahead of it. so rain is looking likely now on wednesday with highs mid-50s. that rain could be coming down hard at times. maybe moderate to heavy rain wednesday night. could pick up an inch and a half or two inches by the time it tapers off on thursday to be followed by strong gusty winds. highs in the mid-50s. and maybe a small chance of a lingering shower thursday afternoon. but those winds could be gusting to 50 miles an hour on thursday night into friday midday. highs friday and saturday into the mid-40s and a little bit of sunshine back. we're looking at 7:52. here are four things to know today. a tragedy unfolding in michigan. six people are ted and one strablgicily hurt. police have identify 45 ya-yeard
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d jason dal tton as the shooter. route 50 has parts shut down because of a crash. p. house gop set to present its budget today. it will reportedly include an increase in education funding. new money for the underfunded state and teacher retirement plans. as well as funds to build a new eastbound lane on interstate 66. and five people are reported dead after a powful cyclone tore through fiji. power out for almost 900,000 people there. remember when your parents told to you always have that backup plan? how a major automaker is selling something other than cars.
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happening today, the daytona 500. the great american race will if a the greene flag fafter the fie car wreck in the tudual races. this week also marks 15 years since dale earnhardt sr.'s death. his son is starting in third place today. well, they say in business you should always have something to fall back on. >> take volkswagen, right? if selling cars does not work, they can always rely on thei
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sausages. the german car company also sells either own brand of sausage and spicy ketchup snacks. they sold honestly 17 million sausages, 2 million more than are cars sold they're made at a butcherry within the manufacturing plant. >> i'll at that titake the volk sausage.
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