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we're expecting a big announcement from lottery headquarters about the mega millions winner. >> the president has to the sunshine state to talk taxes. >> no cheers plenty of confusion as lawmakers wrapped up the general assembly. >> will the rain clouds be rolling in? [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> live, local, late-breaking, this is wbal-tv 11 news today. >> good morning. i'm mindy basara. >> and i'm stan stovall. thanks for joining us for 11 news today. >> there is no rain to contend with. it will be another breezy day. it will not be as breezy as yesterday.
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47 at the airport with a few high, thin clouds. the wind will pick up later this afternoon between 10 and 20 miles per hour. we'll start with sunshine and a few clouds will develop. we have a 20% chance for a rain shower. most of the will not see that. we'll come back and check the forecast going into the weekend. >> good morning. everyone back to work and to school today. we expect more volume and normal delays to fall into place. half an accident at robinson park in severna park -- we have an accident. there is some debris in the road. and well in the outer loop northeast side -- doing well in
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the outer loop northeast side. we will check on volume on the j.f.x. still moving well here at ruxton road. we switch over to traffic on 795 at franklin boulevard. problem free at the moment. we will let you know when delays start to develop. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> the harford county sheriff's office is investigating a shooting in edgewood. there were reports of shots fired just before 9:30 last night. the unidentified victim was taken to shock trauma. no word as to a suspect or a possible motive. fire investigators are working to see about a fire on east
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fayette street. they had a tough time getting inside because the door was covered with metal bars. no reports of any injuries. was an overnight fire -- there was an overnight fire. this was at the corner of light street and hamburg streets. >> the actual maryland winner of the mega millions jackpot has come forward. kim dacey has more on that story. do we know who that is? >> we might never know. lottery officials said the winner or winners wish to remain anonymous. that is their right under
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maryland law. we expect to learn more later this morning. the winning ticket was purchased at a 7-eleven. there have been all kinds of rumors as to who bought it. one woman said she has the winning ticket. her lawyer said he had no idea if she was involved in the claiming of the ticket. there was so much speculation that lottery officials held a press conference to clear things up. >> no one has approached the maryland lottery to claim this ticket. we've not heard from anyone claiming they have the ticket. we've not heard from a representative claiming that they are representing the winner of the ticket. >> the press conference is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. this morning. we will bring you live updates. we will be streaming the press conference live on our website, wbaltv.com. reporting live, kim dacey, wbal-tv 11 news. >> thank you. police
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or alerting food delivery drivers to be on alert after a series of robberies. there were five incidents where a driver arrives at a location that is a vacant home and they are attacked. this >> is something that is catching on. we need to make everybody aware. we don't want people falling prey to ambush. >> problem with some of these homes is you cannot tell if they are vacant. >> drivers should check the address of their destination against a list of vacant properties online. a retrial resumes again today against twin brothers accused of setting a dog on line. the jury learned that an
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ignitable substance was found on a pair of jeans taken from the home in which the brothers live . a man is accused of blackmailing two teenage boys into performing sex attacks on line. the man would record a videos of the boys exposing themselves on webcam chat sites and threaten to post them unless they performed other sex acts for him. thousand of the images were found -- thousands of images were found. >> president obama heads to florida today to push for a tax increase. it is focus on millionaires and billionaires. tara mergener has more. >> a central theme is that some
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wealthy americans should pay more in taxes. not everyone is on board. >> if you made more than a million dollars a year come you should not pay less than 30% in taxes. president obama >> is pushing for legislation -- >> this is not about all millionaires. t a basic principle to make sure your pay at least as much as a middle-class family. >> 35% of wealthier americans would pay higher taxes, it is estimated. republicans say in instigates class warfare. >> we don't need the president talking raising capital gains taxes. >> the senate will vote on the measure on monday.
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>> there is republican opposition and some democrats in swing states and swing districts will not be comfortable in voting for tax rate increase. >> the joint committee on taxation said it would raise $47 billion over 10 years if the bush tax cuts are allowed to expire. in washington, i am at tara mergener. >> that brings us to our water cooler question of the day. do you think congress should pass the "buffett rule," which sets a minimum 30% tax rate on millionaires? you can share your response on wbaltv.com, on our facebook page, or send us an e-mail to watercooler@wbaltv.com. >> 46 degrees on tv hill. prosecutors investigate the death of trayvon martin. >> credible brushfires -- incredible brushfires because of
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dry conditions. >> an unlikely hero steps forward to save the day. it is caught on video. >> you'll get a chance to try different beers. details are coming up. >> volume is building around the area. ♪
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>> good morning. we're starting you off with a live look outdoors with temperatures in the 40's downtown. we have a chance for rain today . we're live in halethorpe, maryland. you can taste their beers this weekend. this is on saturday from 1:00 until five. 5:00. you'll have two beers that people can try. >> loose cannon is an american ipa. then we have the same recipe but
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we have gotten creative and we have added builds in east -- belgian yeast. there are four core ingredients to beer -- water, hops, yeast, malt. >> darker you roast it, the darker the beer. grew out of pale beers. it is higher in alcohol. >> that is good to know. this beer will be on display. any of the liquor stores did not
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have it yet -- many of the liquor stores. a slight chance we could see a sprinkle today. this has a lot of hops in it. it has a citrusy flavor. e the citrus.tru >> thank you, ava. ava gets the best assignments. 43 in jarrettsville. 49 downtown. kind of a chilly start for us. 47 at the airport. a southwest wind at 6.
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it will be a breezy day but not as breezy as yesterday. we have mostly clear skies. you'll see a lot of sunshine. the nearest precipitation is in upstate new york and back into the great lakes. the air mass is chilly over the east coast. sunshine to start. it will be breezy. 20% chance for rain shower with temperatures in the low 50's and upper 60's. be careful if you take the boat out today. the seven-day forecast looks like this. low to mid 50's tomorrow and the better chance for some rain showers on wednesday. over the weekend, a mild conditions and sunshine with high temperatures in the upper
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60's and low 70's. 6:15. >> good morning. a nice start but we're expecting those normal delays to fall into place as people go back to work and school. have an accident at severna park on robinson road. some debris in the road on center park drive. towards the beltway from the white marsh area, we're moving well down towards the fort mchenry. 895 in pretty good shape at the harbor tunnel. started harford road. outer loop traffic moving without delay. this is the volume on the west side. we're starting to see the beginning of a delay at pact baltimore national pike.
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that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> a grand jury when not be hearing evidence in the trayvon martin investigation. case one knuckle before a grand jury -- a grand jury will not hear the case. brush fires burned across much of the northeast on monday. is halted amtrak service -- this halted amtrak service in connecticut. fire fighters battle blazes in new jersey. two boys heroes. the boss was on its way to school when the driver's head fell back. up and grabbedumped the wheel.
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johnny help stop the bus. no students were hurt. >> facebook is flexing its financial muscles and making its biggest purchase ever. facebook is purchasing instagram. the plan to allow instagram to run independently after the buyout. the deal is expected to close by the end of june. one hybrid seems to be enough for most car buyers. 35% of consumers who buy a hybrid by another one. hybrid vehicles make up only 2.4% of the new vehicle market. that is down from 2.9% back in
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2008. more americans are in favor of the auto bailouts. jane king has the bloomberg business report. >> good morning. the public gaining support of the auto industry bailout. 45% say it helped the economy. no love for the big banks. have say it hurt the economy -- half say it hurts the economy. brought employment rose 3% in the past 12 months. investors will be watching earnings from alcoa. the bloomberg maryland index was lower. the markets did fall hard yesterday. dismal numbers from the march
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jobs report. not enough qualified candidates to fill jobs. 1000 this place workers are being trained for jobs in maryland as part of the governor's campaign to make the state the epicenter of cyber security. so far, 120,000 participants have found jobs. >> 46 degrees on tv hill. >> the orioles face a big test within their division. keith mills will have highlights. >> here is a look at last night's winning maryland lottery numbers.
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>> now traffic pulse 11 and insta-weather plus together. >> good morning. sarah caldwell checking on your morning commute. it is a nice start. not tracking any significant delays. we're seeing a buildup on the west side. an accident on ritchie highway and robinson road. eastbound 100, some debris in the road. we travel on the north side over towards the harrisburg expressway. closer to baltimore national pike, things start to slow up as we see some bright lights.
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this is 95 and so far so good. southbound traffic at riverside park way. this is 50 ed sandy point at the bay bridge toll plaza. a nice start to and from the eastern shore. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> good morning. we're off to a quiet start weather-wise. 47 at the airport. 49 in frederick. 41 in parkton. it will be a breezy and call today with a mixture of sun and clouds. 20% chance for a rain shower. upper 50's and low 60's. you'll like the seven-day forecast. here is keith mills. >> good morning.
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the orioles play game two of their series tonight. game will be broadcast to tie 1. 6-2, yankees and the orioles their first loss. a big night for matt wieters. this is off of ivan nova. beckham home run of the year for matt. four hits for matt wieters. alex rodriguez strikes out. four runs in the fourth. jeter off the wall. martin scores. 4-1 new york. robinson cano with a rocket.
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andruw jones was not fooled. yankees win 6-2. check this out. obvious ball four. nick markakis never complains. yankees win. roger goodell has upheld the suspension of sean payton. it is no surprise. the suspension has been upheld. payton is the entire 20 default season. -- the entire nfl
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season. the ravens getting ready for the draft. >> it was a well might for lawmakers in annapolis -- it was a wild night. >> the mega millions wiwenner has finally come forward -- winner has finally come forward. >> a shocking attack goes on viral. >> we will update you on what to expect. expect. brewhe city paper profess
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>> live, local, late-breaking, this is wbal-tv 11 news today. >> good morning, everybody. welcome back to 11 news today. i'm stan stovall. >> and i'm mindy basara. thanks for joining us for 11 news today. >> it will be a little on the cool side but quiet.
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lots of sunshine out there right now. it will be breezy but not as when the as yesterday. 20% chance for a rain shower with a high temperature near the 60. we'll check the seven-day forecast going into the weekend in just a few minutes. >> a bizarre end to the twice called session of the general assembly. the budget that was passed was the so-called doomsday budget. >> that could be bringing legislators back to annapolis in just a matter of days. >> state house veterans call this one of the most baffling ends to a session. the governor accomplished much of his priorities. the failure to pass anything more than a so-called doomsday budget overshadows that success.
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>> i move that the house stand adjourned. >> no balloons, no confetti. no congratulations. just puzzled looks. they failed to pass a revenue plan. >> funding for local governments and all the medicaid for your hospitals and your nursing homes. >> the presiding officers plan to ask the governor to hold a special session. >> they failed to advance the common good on affordable college. what steps we take next on this score remain to be seen. >> lawmakers failed to approve legislation to expand gambling. the speaker said the senate slow-played all of the revenue bills. waiting for the casino bill to move.
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>> the republic was not built on gambling gimmicks, on bingos, or on bake sales. if we want a better state for our kids, we better come together and make the right decisions that protect the people's priorities. >> the governor plans to find out what happened and why and is planning to go with his bill-signing ceremony. 143 pieces of legislation await his signature. david collins, wbal-tv 11 news. >> several key bills were passed during the session. was the same-sex marriage bill -- one was the same-sex marriage bill. the flush tax will be doubled. legislation that would request
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employees to disclose their user names or password for websites. >> a shocking video has gone viral. the video has received thousands of hits. it shows a group of teenagers stomp a man ripoff his clothes. >> what they did to him on the level of humanity, it makes you question the motives of those individuals. they attempted to strip him of his dignity. tore his clothes off. -- they tore his clothes off. >> the victim said he was robbed of this watch and iphone. >> authorities are hoping someone might recognize the
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person in the sketch as they try to solve a series of robberies in the job but area back on march 26. there was an attempted robbery and the other was a burglary on a mountain road. if you think you recognize the person in this sketch, call it harford county sheriff's office . >> police are investigating a crash that killed two people in at davidsonville. happened near route 424. victims were pronounced dead at the scene. victims have not been identified. answers about the winner or winners of the mega millions jackpot in maryland. lauder is holding a press conference later this morning. kim dacey has the details -- the
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lottery is holding a press conference later this morning. >> lottery officials said the winner or winners wish to remain anonymous. that is their right under maryland law. we expect to learn more later this morning. the winning ticket was purchased at a 7-eleven. there have been all kinds of rumors as to who bought it. one woman said she has the winning ticket. her lawyer said he had no idea if she was involved in the claiming of the ticket. there was so much speculation that lottery officials held a press conference to clear things up. >> to be clear, no one has approached the maryland lottery to claim this ticket. we've not heard from anyone claiming they have the ticket. we've not heard from a representative claiming that they are representing the winner of the ticket.
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>> the press conference is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. this morning. we will bring you live updates. we will be streaming the press conference live on our website, wbaltv.com. reporting live, kim dacey, wbal-tv 11 news. >> now traffic pulse 11 and insta-weather plus together. >> good morning. sarah caldwell checking on your morning commute. it is not that bad. a few delays starting to form on the west side. route 1 south of the conowingo dam, there is some debris reported. of down at ritchie highway at robinson road, we're looking at an accident wrapping up. madeleines are close in the southbound direction -- some lanes are closed in the southbound direction. we will update on some of our cameras. this is 95 out of harford
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county. all the in volume closer to white marsh -- building in volume close to white marsh. more volume as you make your way over towards the other side. ava marie is getting well- rounded this morning. she isn't halethorpe previewing --she is in halethorpe previewing a beef fest. >> this weekend will be the "city paper" brew fest. many local breweries will be there. i'm glad this morning at heavy seas -- i am live this morning at heavy seas. they brew 24/7.
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they have a brand new beer. this just came out. you can try this weekend. missiontix.com for tickets. you can get tickets online. $35. it will be fun and entertainment, rain or shine. 50's for the next couple of days. looks good on saturday. rain or shine for the brew fest on saturday. >> i love the names they come up with. fat tire. 46 >> degrees on tv hill -- >>
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46 degrees on tv hill. 46 degrees on tv hill.
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>> if you're having trouble getting enough rest, or not alone. about 25% of americans have sleep problems.
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a major disorder is sleep apnea . it prevents adequate oxygen supply to the brain. that can cause some serious problems. >> sleepiness can cause impaired concentration, difficulty at work, difficulty driving. untraded sleep apnea can increase your risk for having a car accident. >> since will spend the night in a sleep clinic -- patients spend the night in a sleep clinic to see if they have sleep apnea. the mask is a good look. it does work wonders for a lot of folks. >> 46 degrees on tv hill. >> we will look at the morning
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>> welcome back to 11 news today. 6:44. it was the county man is sentenced to 15 years after admitting to stabbing his father-in-law. said happened back in august after computer records were wiped out -- this happened back in august. a montgomery county police officer kills himself after being pulled over for speeding and suspected driving under the influence. police say he was pulled over on
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through 50 in easton after driving erratically. he drove off and rolled to a stop. it was then that he inflicted a gunshot wound to the head. officials have identified the boater who was lucky to be alive. the 18-year-old was rescued on easter morning after spending nine hours and drifting in the dark. he was found unconscious but had difficulty speaking and his body temperature was around 88 degrees. >> now traffic pulse 11 and insta-weather plus together. >> good morning. sarah caldwell checking on your morning commute. a lot of folks heading back to work and to school.
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that means extra volume on the roads. there is some debris and the road on southbound one. southbound ritchie highway at robinson road, that accident is now clear. on the west side, 15 minutes to get you between 795 and 95 on the south side. smoothly from 95 over towards the harrisburg expressway. eight minutes from 795 over towards the j.f.x. this is the west side at security. that backup starting to develop. this is 95 out of the white marsh area. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. ava marie joins us live from halethorpe. she is giving us a real lesson in beer and some creative names.
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>> i get the hardest assignments. we're live this morning at heavy rewery. u.k. get your tickets online -- you can get your tickets online. you can check this out for free. >> we offer tours every saturday. >> ok. if you've never seen a libr brewery, you have to come here. >> we walk you through. you get to taste a sample and play with the ingredients. >> you have a concert coming up. >> we have a special event on
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may 5. you can get tickets online. >> and people can register for the tours. >> you can get tickets at missiontix.com. there will have a brand new beer. let's get a quick check of the forecast. we see dry conditions all across maryland right now. we will go back to tony. we're tasting some beer. >> nothing wrong with that. not double can. -- not double cannon. >> it is a craft beer. >> i'm learning all kinds of things. thank you.
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the brew fest is coming up this weekend. this is severe weather awareness week in maryland. you can find me on facebook and get a link. the weather band radio for your house. 39 in frederick. it is a chilly start for us. everybody is going back to work and school. southwest wind at 6 at the airport. we will call a breezy but not as strong or as windy as monday. clear skies at the present time. there is a disturbance upstream out of the great lakes that may produce a sprinkle in some neighborhoods this afternoon. a mixture of sun and clouds.
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breezy ankle today and a slight chance for a shower -- breezy and cool today. tomorrow will probably be the coolest day of the week with a high of 55 on wednesday and a better chance for some rain showers. we could use some rain around here. high temperature this weekend back into the upper 60's and low 70's with a south wind. been to look forward to on saturday and sunday -- something to look for to. >> a winner has come forward to claim their share of the mega millions jackpot. kim dacey joins us live from lottery headquarters. >> that was not me.
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lottery officials said the winner or winners wish to remain anonymous. that is their right under maryland law. we expect to learn more later this morning. there will be a press conference. the winning ticket was purchased at a 7-eleven. there have been all kinds of rumors as to who bought it. one woman said she has the winning ticket. but no one has seen the ticket. that press conference is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. kim dacey, wbal-tv 11 news. >> do we know if mirlande wilson is one of the winners? >> per lawyer said he has no idea if she is involved in claiming it. kim dacey >>, thank you -- >>
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kim dacey, thank you. >> we will finally find out. 46 degrees on tv hill. >> coming up, we'll take a last look at weather and traffic together before you head out to start your day.
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millionaires? >> david casts a cynical eye. we will post more of your answers on the front page of our website, wbaltv.com. >> we have been spoiled over the past week. >> we have a bit of a delay on the west side. city.nt ouin the a bit of a delay in from 29. at white marsh. -- slow at white marsh.
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a delay at security. as bad as the west side. >> firefighters hoping for a diminishing winds today. >> the wind will be strong today but not as strong as yesterday. temperature will be near 60 degrees. 20% chance for some rain today. temperatures in the 50's for the next couple days. looking better on saturday and sunday. >> if you're looking for more weather and traffic together, be sure to join us this morning for 11 news at 7:00 a.m. on wbal plus. >> there you'll find more local news as well as up-to-date traffic and weather information. you can find it on comcast channel 208, verizon fios 460, and 11-2. >> thanks for joining us for
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