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instantly on any screen. find out more online. >> coming up this morning, weighing in. bit pull owners are outraged over a ruling by the state's highest court. >> investigation over what started a house fire. >> celebrations turn tragic. what officials believe brought down a sports bar tent. >> and we'll take you inside last night's white house correspondents dinner. the "11 news sunday morning" starts right now. [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] >> welcome to "11 news sunday morning." i'm lisa robinson. >> and i'm jennifer franciotti. first let's check outside with ava marie. >> ava, here is hoping for a warmer day today. >> it is not going to be too warm. i think we'll see warmer weather
as we go in to sunday today. could be chilly out there. we add rain showers over night. right now as you look at doppler, rain showers are pushing down to our south. clearing skies as we head throughout the morning. high temperatures expected to be all the way in the upper 60's. now, if that doesn't sound too warm to you, just hang around for a couple days. we expect temperatures to get near 80 degrees. all those details when we come back in the seven-day forecast. >> a controversial ruling from maryland's highest court involving pit bulls. the owner says pit bulls are liable for damage. >> the victim has to show it was dangerous. sheldon dutes has more. >> these people are outraged by a recent ruling of the court of appeals. >> it is devastating to all dog owners. >> the court decided that owners
of pit bulls are liable for damages if the dog attacks someone. in the past, the victim had to prove the owners knew their dogs were dangerous. now if you can show that the owner knew that the dog was a pit bull, or even part pit bull, that would be enough to file a lawsuit. >> we feel like they should be held accountable, but we think they went a step too far. >> they believe the ruling is unfair and discriminatory to the breed. >> if does not make neighborhoods safer. when you look at dogs based on appearance, that is not a predictor of aggressive appearance. >> the impact will be devastating. owners will be forced to give up a family pet. certainly shelters are facing -- anticipating a serge -- surge of dog abandonments.
>> supporters want to leave the ruling the way it is. >> do you think pit bulls are being singled out unfairly? >> no, i think there have been enough zenses -- zenses involving pit bulls that we need to do sms -- something about it. >> a court of appeals ruled it illegal to collect d.n.a. samples from witnesses. they say it violates the first amendment right to be free from unreasonable search and seizure. >> the reason it matters so much, since the inception of this law a few years ago, we have been able to identify, arrest, and convict over 30 rapists and other very violent criminals. those are people that infringe upon people's privacy rights.
>> baltimore mayor stephanie rawlings-blake are among those who are urging gansler to take the matter to the supreme court. attorney general doug gansler will be our guest this morning. you can e-mail questions to firstname.lastname@example.org -- email@example.com. >> new rules for the secret service. they plan ato -- they plan to assign chaperones on some trips. brian mooar has more. >> a new policy change suggests trust and confidence are in short supply in the wake of the colombian prostitution scandal. the associated press obtained a memo that the secret service will bring senior level
supervisors to make sure agents follow top new policies. no entertaining foreign nationals in hotel rooms. no hanging out in nonrep uteable -- nonreputable establishments. and u.s. laws apply no matter where they are. >> congress wants to see the full results of this internal investigation. >> online security chief janet napolitano gave a glimpse of that investigation. nine secret service employees are out of a job and three more face administrative punishment for what happened when president obama arrived in colombia two weeks ago. brian mooar, wbal-tv 11 news. >> our investigators in carroll county are trying to determine what sparked a house fire north
of westminster. the flames broke out around 6:30 last night. 60 to 80 firefighters were called to the scene. >> the units found a two-story house on fire. they requested a second alarm as well as additional supplies. >> the three people inside the house were evacuated safely. >> an unusual sight on a northeast baltimore street as a car ran straight through a house on the 5500 block of dawald half. there is no word on what happened to the driver. >> johns hopkins is ready to move into its new building today. pabes will -- today patients will begin moving into the towers. starting this morning at 7:00, the emergency room entrance will
be on the 1800 block of orleans street. the hospital opens to the public tuesday. >> the red carpet rolled out for the annual white house correspondents dinner. it was held last night at the hilton hotel where politicians and celebrities mixed and mingled. it was hosted by jimmy kimmell. one thing people look forward to is the ad -- address from the president of the united states. >> four years ago i looked like this. today i look like this. and four years from now, i will look like this.
that's not even funny. >> sure it is. morgan free plan is a great looking -- freeman is a great looking guy. >> that was probably one of the funniest moments. he did poke fun at the secret service. he said they had to leave because he was coming up. >> experts say they may know what causes the occasional brain freeze. we'll tell you in "medical alert." >> i'm rob roblin. baltimore city schools are going green. that story coming up. >> first you're taking a live look outside. ava has your insta-weather plus forecast next. stay with us. "11 news sunday morning" is just getting started.
view of downtown. you can see it is still pretty dark down there. the sun will be coming up in less than an hour. 47 at the inner harbor at the maryland science center. winds are mostly calm right now. we had a bit of showers that moved across the area overnight, and now we're seeing a couple clouds in place. maybe even areas of fog and mist you have to watch out for this morning. let's look at doppler. you see most showers are pushing off shore. we had rumbles of thunder overnight. eastern virginia as well. all of those are also ending. temperatures will be high. not extremely hot, not extremely cold. we have big changes coming up in the seven-day. temperatures up to the 80's as we head into the week. more details in your upcoming forecast.
>> thank you, ava. baltimore city schools are going green with single stream recycling with all city schools. rob roblin has more on the initiative and what it means for students. >> it is official. all baltimore city schools are going green. >> so you go like this up top, ok? >> this middle school has been doing single-stream recycling for the last year. according to the school principal, denise ashley, it has been a big success. >> they learn math and science. the children are excited about being the stewards of what goes on, on the air. they understand if they don't cake care of it, there will be problems later. >> today at a press conference, the mayor and c.e.o. announced that the entire school system will be recycling. the program has already shown results.
>> city schools set out a recycling bin to receive pickups from every school in the district. in the first two weeks the department of public works collected nine tons of recyclables from our schools. >> thanks to the efforts of the school system and the city, every student can do their part. because 1 hundred hookup% -- because 100% of city schools are set to recycle, we can make a difference. >> this is all part of the recycling program in city schools. >> if you don't recycle and it rains, the trash will go down the drain and trap animals and stuff. >> i like recycling.
>> why? >> because it saves the earth. >> what about you? >> i like to recycle because it helps the earth. >> rob roblin, wbal-tv 11 news. >> local children have a chance to showoff their talents at baltimore youth in action. the event held at the agusta visual arts yet yesterday. that included art performances about concerns about today's youth. >> a new allergy relief option popular overseas is now available in the united states. >> how it works and how you can benefit next in "medical alert." >> a family gets support from a center in towson. i'm kim dacey. details coming up. >> the brigance brigade is joining the fight against a.l.s.
>> in "medical alert" the spring weather is something to celebrate, but if you suffer from allergies, the change of seasons can be miserable. these tips are a variety of things for people that could be aallergic to grass, mold, dust, and food. these are from a company in california called allervision. people are trained to recognize what causes their symptoms. >> if they are aallergic to -- allergic to several different types of grasses and several
different types of mold, they will receive help. >> doctors say over time the treatment may get rid of your allergies all together. >> researchers say they may know what causes brain freeze. experts at harvard medical school had 13 adults drink ice water from a straw. participants raised their hands once brain freeze set in. their brains were being monitored. blood flow to the brain increased rapidly once brain freeze started. they say this change in blood flow is the cause of pain. >> a new seizure stopping procedure. a computerized navigation system using m.r.i. scans to guide the neurosurgeon to burn away spots in the brain.
it enables the doctors to make a tiny opening in the skull or skin. experts say this lowers the tumor regrowth and most importantly, it helps reduce those seizures. >> it offers free research and support. it is the cool kids campaign. they are settling into towson and looking to reach out to more kids in the area. kim dacey has that story. >> avi steinberg is about to turn 3. she has been through months of chemotherapy. >> all of our activities came to a stop when avi was diagnosed. we could not go to any of the activities she loved because it was too great a risk to be around other kids who might be sick and get her sick.
>> but mom found one place they could go. it is the cool kids center in towson. there alicia can bond with other moms and avi can play with kids going through the same thing. >> this is where she can come and she doesn't have to be a patient, she can just be a kid. >> survivors come together with those who are newly diagnosed. >> they don't know what is in front of them, they don't know what to expect. our club is able to guide them through this diagnosis through this journey that is in front of them. >> they also supply tutoring to help kids keep up with their
school work during treatment. avi will be done with her treatment in a couple months, but cool kids will be part -- will be something they always cherish. kim dacey, wbal-tv 11 news. >> one man family travels as he is set to be or daned a priest. that story coming up. first a look at events going on around town today. [ female announcer ] with xfinity,
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isaac mucocco. it takes years, nearly a decade to get to this point. in layman's terms, it is kind of like your wedding day. you want your family there. but as it stands there, his family will not be able to attend the ceremony. his two sisters were denied travel. >> i was very sath sad they will not -- i was very sad they will not be able to be there. >> both of them have children. he said the reason given for denial is that the women don't have strong family ties. >> i don't think that was the case. when i talked to my sister, they said they were not asked that question. they were only asked one
question -- how much do they make per month. >> an appeal is helping to make their case. >> we think it is obvious. they want to come over to see their brother get ordained. this is something you would think would be routine. but nothing is routine these days. >> a hearing is scheduled at the consulate in nigh rope robey. senator cardin said he is hopeful his sisters will be here to watch him answer the call to serve in the arch diocese of baltimore. >> i trust in god it will be possible. >> in baltimore, i'm kate amara. >> what led an 8-year-old to catch a home burglar. >> and frightening moments when a tent fell to the ground at the orioles game.
sunday morning." thank you for joining us. >> let's go to ava with the weather. >> temperatures will be bouncing back as we head into the seven-day. today pretty typical to normal. a few clouds in the sky. we continue to clear out through lunchtime with a temperature around 60 degrees. 67 for the high temperature today this afternoon. you should see more sunshine later today. this upcoming week, multiple chances for rain but warming temperatures. we'll detail that in just a few minutes. >> governing the nation this morning, celebrations quickly turn tragic in st. louis when one person was killed and 16 others injuried after a tent collapsed at a sports bar. our officials believe strong winds knocked down pieces of the tent. cardinal baseball fans gathered there.
>> hundreds gathered for a game when celebration turned foo a nightmare. strong winds picked up, and a tent fell. >> the wind took the tent. >> one man died, although it is not clear if he was struck by debris or had a heart attack. the wind gusted as much as 50 miles per hour sending rigging flying. >> lifted the whole thing up, and everybody inside that tent got beat up by the poles. >> about 100 people were hurt. >> people were laying on the ground bleeding. people were giving c.p.r. it was crazy. >> a city official confirmed the tent had a permit and passed
inspection. the st. louis fire chief said these kind of out door tents concern emergency workers. >> we don't like this kind of building if you will. you can see it cost a life. oh, that wind will never happen. it happened. >> leaving destruction behind. francis koch, wbal-tv 11 news. >> a swat team blew up the top of a bunker and found the body of a man identified as 41-year-old peter kellar who died of self-inflicted depn shot -- gun shot wounds. police say he had spent eight years building a bunker into the side of rattle snake ridge. >> an 8-year-old boy is being recognized for his bravery after he takes on a thief that broke into his house.
cade hall was playing games on his computer when he said a man entered their house. the suspect made a grab for the purse. >> he came in and yanked on it, and i yanked back, and he ran out the door. >> so he yelled for his parents. the thief ran and was hit by a car, and now is under arrest. >> a dolphin stranded along the california coast stuck in a narrow wetlands channel in huntington beach. experts say it chased fish into the channel. they are hoping the dolphin will find a way out or else they will have to resort by pulling the dolphin to the ocean by a harness. >> the o's celebrate their sixth
overnight. we may be waking up to wet grass. maybe your windshield is wet as you head into the car this morning. now we just have clouds left over. lows pushing down into southern maryland. we do have areas of low pressure over the mid-atlantic right now. areas of low pressure will be pushing off shore. we'll be in limbo for the next couple days. with this boundary in place, each day brings a chance for rain. it will be hard to time them out. bear with us as we call for rain chances as we -- you go through your work week. cooler conditions could come in for next weekend. here's a look at the forecast for today. all the clouds pushing down to the south. we clear out in baltimore. temperatures near 67 in central
maryland. 66 for southern maryland, and mid 60's along the eastern shore. southern areas of maryland will be dealing with the areas of clouds a lot longer. for baltimore, mostly sunny skies. winds out of the northwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. temperatures getting from 64 to 69 degrees. not a bad day to head toward the bay. no major concerns, not even a small craft advisory. winds out of the north at 5 to 10 knots. next high tide coming in at 1:05 this afternoon. speaking of the afternoon, we have the orioles once again in town, and we are expecting it once again to be pleasant out there at orlsors park. we see temperatures in the 60's. end of the game moving into the mid 60's. we will see winds out of the northwest at 10 miles per hour for the game. seven-day forecast shows we're in the 60's as we head into monday. cool out there. chances for rain. then we get the unsettled weather as i mentioned.
a chance for rain. temperatures warm near 80 on wednesday. lows could drop off into next weekend. >> a pilot program using natural allergy could help -- natural algae. rob roblin has more. >> this could be an answer to cleaning the algae in the inner harbor. here the two six graders hold this algae scrubber. >> we came up with the idea because we saw the harbor was not clean. and we needed a way to clean it.
>> water is poured into this shallow trough. that algae takes nutrients out of the water and puts algae back in. >> it is adding oxygen to the water just by doing what it does. we know it increases water quality. we don't know to what extent. >> the project is modeled after this 350-foot scrubber used as a test by dr. peter may. >> it is using oxygen. then we harvest the algae on a weekly basis. so we're removing the nutrients from the harbor. we are creating butinol out of
it. it is a one-to-one gasoline. we have also gotten nutrients. some people have extracted omega-3's out of it to use as a diet ri supplement. the algae is doing work for us. we're letting the sun and the energy do that work to solve a problem in the chesapeake bay and baltimore inner harbor. >> rob roblin, wbal-tv 11 news. >> the new school superintendent is hitting the ground running. why dr. lillian lowry showed up two months early. >> first a lo look at last night's winning lottery numbers.
>> dr. lillian lowery showed up on the job two months early. tim tooten has more. >> the governor came to baltimore to showoff the state's new superintendent, but not before she spent the better part of her morning with members of the board of education, the board who just hired her. >> thank you to the board for giving me this opportunity to serve the state of maryland. >> she said she was not job hunting, but she could not pass up an opportunity to work with a state who has such an impressive
resume. >> i love the baltimore area. it is kind of like coming back to my space. >> a space she hopes to expand first by doing homework. coming july, she plans to hit the road. >> i need to see and know and touch and feel and let them know me, the people we serve. it is why we come here each day to give the taxpayers return on their investment. >> she said they have people already in place. >> i like talent. obviously maryland has talented people. i believe talent needs to be unleashed. i hold people accountable. i hire really good people. >> tim tooten, wbal-tv 11 news. >> an interesting visit to maryland by a delegation from iraq. these people were not here to talk about war or freedom. they stopped at an anne arundel school to talk about lunch.
they visited two schools as part of the mission to learn how to improve the lives of iraqi children. >> it is such a prifflemming to -- privilege to have the iraq delegation with us today. >> the iraqi group was traveling as part of the global child nutrition foundation. i wonder how they liked that lunch. >> i don't know. did they have the mystery meat? >> i thought they did away with mystery meat. >> oh, maybe they did. >> coming up, we'll check in on the five new ravens selections. we'll hear from a couple of the big guns that were pickeg
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that includes round number four. the round newsome said is his favorite. two picks there yesterday. that's where we start as we look at the newest ravens in the fold. the experts say it was a reach, but the ravens gathered streeter. he is a project and run stuffer. from georgia, tyson. courtney upshaw, osemele. john harbaugh welcomed his
warriors. excited a group of young men that hasn't heard his speeches a hundred times yet. the players are excited, too. >> i'm happy to be on a team like this. it is a -- >> i was talking to my agents and my family that baltimore picked me up. it happened. once i got the call i was very excited. >> ravens fans answered on that. >> late second period. tied at 1. going to the third. it was a period all for the rangers. races ahead. that shot. you cannot stop what you cannot see. rangers tacked on one more. wins the game 2-1.
a 1-0 series lead. of course, a big night at camden yards. a statue for the orioles. highlights of that plus hopkins and loyola and lacrosse. that's still to come. meantime, in case you can't check up to that, i'll be back here at 6:00 for the nhl. >> we'll beat you to it and show you statue. >> there is a new statue standing tall. it is a huge statue of baltimore orioles legend frank robinson. also in attendance, hammer and hank aaron. fierce competitors during their day, but now old friends. >> you guys won a lot of ball games before frank got here. i remember that. but when frank got to this ball club, he kind of glued all the pieces together. he did a tremendous job. >> this is an organization where this ball club and this
organization and i came together and we became recognized over the country. everybody knew who baltimore was after the 1956 season. >> unfortunately brooks robinson was not feeling so good, so he wasp able to -- he was not able to attend yesterday. >> here's a look ahead to our next hour of "11 news sunday morning." >> some dog enthusiasts are worried there could be an influx of abandoned pit bulls at shelters. i'm sheldon dutes. i will explain why straight ahead. >> i'm sarah caldwell. whether your child wants to be a zoo detective or have a day in the life of a zoo keeper, we'll preview zoo camp next. >> and again we have the a's vs. the o's today. details on the forecast if you plan to head out. the forecast ahead in just a few minutes.
>> maryland students reported more than 4,700 cases of internet bullying and harassment during the past year. the consequences of bullying have resounded nationwide resulting in suicide and harmful behavior by victims. the white house endorsed a bill co-sponsored by barbara mikulski mick and ben cardin to do more to protect children. the school improvement act requires a reporting standard. the bull targets anti-bullying
standards to federal funding to ensure compliance. 20% of teens and children are victims of this kind of teasing. curbing cyber-harassment will require the joint efforts of school systems, parents, and teens. all parties must understand the simple click of a mouse can have a deep and lasting effect on another person. maryland is one of 45 states with a clearly defined policy. so lawmakers are doing their part. prevention and intervention are the next steps to provide a safe online environment to our teens. for more information go to wbaltv.com and click on "hot topics."
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moment. first let's look outside with ava marie. >> good morning. this is an improvement over yesterday. >> yes, we are definitely on the upward climb from yesterday. partly sunny skies. we have mostly calm wids and -- winds and high humidity. winds out of the northwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. if you are heading to the game today, we have the athletics in town. we expect temperatures around 63 degrees. no major concerns today, but we do have rain in the seven-day forecast. details coming up. >> a ruling involving pit bulls. the court says owners of pit bulls are liable for damages if a dog attacks someone. >> before the ruling the victim had to show that the dog's owner knew the dog was dangerous.
sheldon dutes has more. >> loyal pit bull owners and enthusiasts are outraged by a recent ruling by the state court of appeals. >> i thought it was a terrible decision. it is devastating to all dog owners. everyone should be up in arms about it. >> the court decided that owners of pit bulls and pit bull mixes are liable for damages if the dog attacks someone. in the past, the owners had to knew their dog was dangerous. now if you can show that the owner knew the dog was pit bull or part pit bull, that would be enough to file a lawsuit. >> we feel like the owner should be held accountable, but they went a step too far in changing common law in maryland. >> this owner believes this is unfair to the breed. >> it does not make the neighborhood any safer. when you look at a dog's appearance, that is not a predictor of aggressive behavior. >> the impact could be
devastating. owners may be forced to give up a family pet or face eviction. shelters are anticipating a surge of dog abandonments. this will impact people throughout the state. >> opponents are asking for a breed-neutral law. >> do you think pit bulls are being singled out unfairly? >> no, i think there have been enough incidences that have involved pit bulls that we need to do something about it. >> sheldon dutes, wbal-tv 11 news. >> maryland's attorney general said his office will petition the supreme court after a maryland court of appeals declared it unconstitutional to collect d.n.a. evidence from criminal suspects. the court ruled collecting d.n.a. samples from someone arrested but not convicted violates the fourth amendment right to be free of unreasonable search and seizure.
attorney general doug gansler disagrees. >> we have been able to arrest rapists and other violent people. those are people that infringe upon people's privacy rights. >> governor o'malley and stephanie rawlings-blake are among those urging gansler to take the matter to the supreme court. >> attorney general doug gansler will be our guest today on wbal-tv 11 news. you can post questions to our facebook page or e-mail your questions to wbaltv.com. >> an update on the secret service story. sheldon dutes has more. >> a new policy change suggests
confidence is in short supply in the wake of the colombian prostitution scandal. the associated press obtained a memo saying that the secret service will be taking senior management on any trips. no entertaining foreign nationals in hotel rooms. no hanging out in nonreputable establishments. no excessive drinking. these rules apply where ever they are. >> there will be a lot more to come. congress wants to see the full results of this internal investigation. >> homeland security chief janet napolitano gave investigators a glimpse into that investigation. now the people trusted with the
president's life are finding they selves under a watchful eye. brian mooar, wbal-tv 11 news. >> fire investigators in carroll county are trying to determine what started a two-alarm house fire north of westminster. officials say the flames broke out in the basement of a home around 6:30 saturday evening. 60 to 80 firefighters were on the scene. >> first-arriving units found a two-story house very involved. they sent a tanker to begin extinguishing the fire immediately. >> a car went into a house. this picture was sent in by a viewer. there is no word on what happened to the driver. >> johns hopkins ready to move
into its new building. today they will begin moving into the $1.1 billion clinical towers. starting this morning at 7:00 the new emergency room entrance will be on the 1800 block of orleans street instead of north monument. the hospital opens to the public on tuesday. >> the white house correspondents dinner was held last night. this year the event was hosted by late night host jimmy kimmel. one of the highlights the crowd looks forward to each year is the address from the president of the united states when he gets a chance to poke fun at washington institutions, other politicians, and himself. >> four years ago i looked like this. today i look like this. four years from now i will look like this.
[laughter] [applause] that's not even funny. >> i thought that was one of the funniest moments of the night. there were awards for distinction in journalism. >> we got to meet jimmy kimmel earlier this week. >> yes, we did. >> that was a lot of fun. we'll tell you about that later. >> coming up, residents should be leary about a home improvement scam. we'll have details coming up in "consumer alert." >> has your child wanted to be a zoo detect or just have a -- zoo detectivive or just
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>> good morning. 47 downtown at the inner harbor. the humidity at the airport, 96%. you could have some areas of low visibility. mostly we will see clouds. colder to our north and west. as you head to the south, closer to the upper 40's and low 50's. depending on where you are this morning, you may or may not need a jacket. hardly needing a jacket in the afternoon as we see temperatures near 70 degrees. clearing through lunchtime.
we continue to clear through the afternoon as temperatures get up near 70. mostly expected near 67 here in baltimore. forecast for today mid 60's. mid 60's along the easter shore. in ocean city, they deal with the clouds a limb longer today -- little longer today. winds not a big issue. next high tide coming in at 1:05 this afternoon. current weather pattern showing clouds pushing to our south. showers off shore. overnight we had showers that pushed over the bulk of the area. an area of low pressure moving off shore. here comes another one. this one dives dives to our south as well.
here's a look at how it plays out. 67 today, mid 60's tomorrow. increasing clouds throughout the day tomorrow. rain chances coming in monday night and through tuesday. rain chances throughout the week. scat -- scattered showers on wends and thursday. low 80's by mid-week. >> have you signed your child up for summer camp yet? believe it or not, this is considered late to do it. the process began for many parents months ago, but there are still great camps to choose from. sarah caldwell shows us what is new this year. >> when you think of summer camp, you might think sports or maybe arts and crafts. not the case anymore. name one thing your child is into, and you are bound to find it. this month's issue of "baltimore
magazine" calls it a patchwork summer for campers. >> there is a camp if a kid is interested in cooking. if a kid wants to play in a specific sport, there will be a camp for that. >> james says more kids are looking at summer as an extension of school. >> people are seeing summer as a chance to offer their kids enrichment. >> one place you will find this is at the zoo. >> they have dreams of working in the wildlife field, this is the perfect camp. >> detective camp. each kid receives a zoo mystery. >> they have to put the pieces together as they explore the zoo each day to try to solve the mystery. >> for grades 3 through 8, it is a day in the life of a zoo keeper. an opportunity to get up close and personal with the animals. >> they get to learn about what
goes into the construction of an exhibit. they will learn about conservation issues. they will learn about animal enrichment and how we keep animals engaged in their environment and healthy. >> don't worry. >> they don't have to do any clean-up. >> good to hear. but a little grooming might be in order. >> they might nibble, but they don't have top teeth, so you're safe. >> there were a few curious little guys. >> your little zoo keeper could get a chance to feed a giraffe or explore a native pond. so if it is zoo camp that suits your youngster, you have to act fast, because it is already half full. it appears that's the case almost everywhere. sarah caldwell, wbal-tv 11 news. >> you can check out a list of
camps. each camp is broken down by county. >> and for more go to our web site at wbaltv.com. >> well help at the ocean. why officials say if you are looking for summer work, why ocean city is the place you want to be. >> and at the preakness, the person responsible for making sure 30,000 flowers are unloaded and in position. >> a big international soccer game coming to m&t stadium. game coming to m&t stadium. i'm kim dacey.
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they have received three reports of scams. here's what happened. people dropped by with what they say is left over sealant from another job. they then charge three times as much. beware if someone says they can't take credit cards but they will take cash or checks. >> a company warning about a scan they call fishing. people get a text that tells they will them they have won a gift guard to walmart. it is deceptive because anyone who has shopped there, because they do not give the true address, walmart.com. >> data from core logic says the
rate of baltimore foreclosures from outstanding mortgage loans shot up 3% in the month of february. that's a jump of three percentage points from last year. also in towson the delink wednesdayy rate -- delinquency rate is up. >> cost co-is rolling out a full service mortgage lending program. it is partnering with first choice bank and 10 other lenders. the retailer began offering mortgages a couple years ago. costco said they did not supply enough information to its customers. they eventually plan to offer student loans. >> local officials say they expect an increase in job opportunities this upcoming season. they say they have seen new
businesses opening and others expand as a result of the economic recovery. the town's largest seasonal ememployer announced it will be offering 500 workers this summer. >> time for a look back and a look ahead at the week on wall street. here's deborah kostroun with the "weekend bloomberg business report." >> well, the markets on a bit of a lull. the s&p had a good week after there were better than expected earnings. consumer confidence climbed in april to the highest level in a year. gasoline prices have declined since reaching an 11-month high earlier in the month. that is giving households some relief. take a look. stocks saw gains across the board. the big jobs report comes out friday. 65,000 jobs added in april. unfortunately that will not be enough to reduce the unemployment rate from 8.2%.
>> occupy wall street back in action. on tuesday they are staging protests from new york to california to mark what it is calling mayday. the world's biggest banks are working with police to gather intelligence on the event. organizers say people in 115 cities will participate. >> expect to see price cuts for some proctor & gamble products. they say they lost significant market share after the company raised prices because of higher raw materials cost. its competitors did not raise prices. that spells out good news for you and me. expect discounts on toothpaste, razor blades, and dish soap. that's a look at the stock exchange. i'm deborah kostroun with the "bloomberg on the weekend business report" for wbal-tv 11 news. >> soccer coming to m&t stadium. where you can get your hands on
america has ever seen. >> it is the first time we had two premiere players. it is a chance for the fans to watch soccer here in the states. >> they will be in town for a preseason game saturday, july 28. it has got then -- them 7-3 games. they will even be laying down real grass for this epic match-up. >> we will bring all our best players over. i imagine liver pool will do the same. i imagine it will be a good clash. >> in addition to a big game on the field, fans will enjoy an fun atmosphere. he said there is a growing fan face for soccer in the united states, but the game will be entertaining even for people that have never seen a soccer game before. >> it is opposed to american football, you tend to get english sort of premiere soccer games, you get singing from the fans.
so i think you will find there will be a different atmosphere. >> you can find a link at our web site for tickets. go to wbaltv.com. kim dacey, wbal-tv 11 news. >> kim wasn't cold or anything, do you think? >> yeah, not at all, right? >> 6:25 on tv hill. authorities low calte indicate a washington state man accused of killing his wife and daughter. >> and winds collapse a tent and one person killed. that story coming up. >> and coming up, the
>> welcome back to "11 news sunday morning." thank you for joining us. >> we'll take at look outside with ava. it is looking like all week long it is going to get warmer. >> it is going to get warmer. we may have more rain chances if you head into the seven-day. at least if you like the warmer weather, we're on the right track. 42 the temperature at b.w.i.
humidity at 96%. the airport showing mostly sunny skies right now. there are areas of fog you have to watch out for if you are heading north of the city today, at least this morning. becoming mostly sunny across the area by this afternoon. temperatures in the upper 60's. if you are heading to the orioles game at orioles park, temperature at 63 degrees. that's at 1:35 this afternoon. temperatures continue to warm in the seven-day. i mentioned the rain chances. we have all the details in a few minutes. >> covering the nation this morning. celebrations quickly turned tragic in st. louis when one person was killed and 60 others injured. cardinals baseball fans had gathered in a tent after a win over the milwaukee brewers.
francis koch has more. >> the wind took the tent. >> one man died. although it is not clear if he was struck by debris or suffered a heart attack. the national weather service estimates the wind gusted as high as 50 miles per hour sending metal poles and rigging flying. >> everybody inside the tent was beat up by the poles. >> about 100 people were hurt. some seriously. >> people were laying on the ground. people were giving c.p.r. it was crazy. >> people were transported immediately. >> a city official confirmed the tent had a permit and passed inspection. st. louis' fire chief say these outdoor tents concern emergency
workers. >> we don't like these kinds of tents. any kind of wind, it is a problem. people say, oh, it's never going to happen. it happened. >> a day-long standoff is over. a swat team blew off the top of a bunker and found the body of a man named peter kellar. he had died of a self-inflicted gun shot wound. he is accused of killing his wife and daughter. >> an 8-year-old boy is being honored for his bravery after he took on a thief in his home. cade hall was sitting on the couch in his home next to his mom's purse. a suspect walked in with a shirt
over his head and made a grab for the purse. >> he came in and yanked on it, and i yanked back, and he yanked harder. he ran out the door. >> cade yelled for his parents, and they ran after the thief who ended up being hit by a car. he is now under arrest, and the purse has been returned. >> a seven-foot dolphin is stuck in a narrow wetlands in huntington beach, california. they are hoping high tide will help the doll fip out or they will have to pull the dolphin to the ocean with a harness. >> orioles hall of famer frank robinson honored. that story straight ahead. >> getting hilltop ready for preakness. that story coming up.
winds mostly calm. at the airport, the humidity 96%. some areas we have 100% humidity, which is why you are seeing that fog now. that should be clearing out toward the next couple hours giving way to sun shie shine in the afternoon. temperatures in the 40's in the downtown area. 30's as you head north and west. down south, closer to 50 degrees. temperatures will climb up to 50 in baltimore a 8:00 a.m. by lunchtime getting up to 60 degrees. this afternoon, expect it to push into the upper 60's with mostly sunny skies. winds today out of the northwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. no major concerns there with the wind. around the state, expect temperatures near 60 in the mountains. mid 60's along the eastern shore. clouds clearing out by afternoon. baltimore should clear out sooner than that. maybe it is a little cool out there.
winds out of the forth at 5 to 10 knots. waves around one foot. fortunately there is no advisory out today, so that's good news if you plan to take your boat out. >> we have a band of clouds to our south. it is starting to clore out over baltimore and also southern pennsylvania, skies should continue to clear out from north to south as we head toward the afternoon. we have an area of low pressure that moved out over night. the ground may be wet as you wake up this morning. another area of low pressure is moving over the mid-atlantic. it stays to our south. here comes a stationary front. this will move over the atlantic and stall in the atlantic the next couple days. depending on where it goes, it will influence our temperatures. each and every day this week we almost have a chance for rain. 66 tomorrow with increasing clouds. we'll see a better chance for rain as we head monday night into tuesday. we get that stationary front affecting us through the mid
week. so each and every day there is a chance for some storms. hard to time it out. keep that in mind. we warm up by wednesday. 80 degrees for the high. 82 on thursday. cooler as you head into next weekend. >> come preakness day there will be about 30,000 flowers throughout old hilltop. the in field has 34 acres and there will be 70 tenttents up. >> rob roblin has that story. >> this year's preakness is on may 19. the job for getting everything ready for preakness day starts months ahead. >> we're putting a new tent in here, making this bigger. >> ben harrison is the director of facilities here at pimlico. it is his job to not only keep the place in shape year round but to get it ready for its biggest day of the year, preakness. >> a lot of people working to get place spruced up and looking good. these are the sky suites here.
customers actually stand on an elevated deck and they can watch the horses run right by here. i have some excellent carpenters. >> the whole process starts months before the preakness. >> when do you start working for preakness day? >> in november. >> you start in november? >> we start in november. we start pre-preakness meetings and getting a basic layout. >> out on the infield, work is well underway for preakness day. >> these are tents under construction. these are corporate hospitality tents. they have tables, chairs. buffets get set up underneath. a lot of stuff. a lot of tents and a lot of equipment out here. >> how many tents out here? >> over 70.
>> if you come to preakness you know there are lots of flowers. there are about 30,000 flowers. >> i want to make sure we have color before we put them up there. they are popping along. they will go monday. >> yes, there is a lot to do and a lot to remember. >> makes sense. a lot of flowers, a lot of flower boxes. what else? >> have you forgotten something? >> i'm sure. so much i can't remember it. >> rob roblin, wbal-tv 11 news. >> and don't forget. wbal-tv 11 news is your home for the 137th running of the preakness stakes. the second round live from pimlico, plus live team coverage before and after the big race right here on tv 11. >> orioles hall of famer frank robinson honored before yesterday's o's game. we'll take you to the dedication.
>> high school students put their argumentative skills to good use. find out who walked away the winner. >> right now, let's look at last night's winning lottery numbers. we believe keeping kids healthy can start with healthy hands. with the lysol no-touch hand soap system healthy hands can be automatic. for healthy tips and more, visit lysol.com/missionforhealth.
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report" dr. lillian lowery showed up early to baltimore schools. >> i need to meet them and they need to see and know me. >> lowery's first official day on the job is july 1. >> it isn't easy to argue a case in front of the maryland board of appeals, much less successfully, but that's what a group of high school incidents -- students did recently. the parks won big. they are maryland's next attorneys or maybe hollywood actors. the mock trial club succeeded two years in a row. >> to me it is incredible. we play a lot of tough teams.
it is a tremendous challenge. after we won state last year we thought everything else is gravy. >> what did coach palin do directly after you spoke to her? >> the students had to argue a case at the maryland court of appeals. it is something they practice week after week. it is a case about a coach that went too far resulting in student injury. >> we have to prepare closing statements and prepare witnesses. >> courtroom ranglings all with no script. >> you cannot anticipate what the other team is going to do. so we do have some things we prepared in advance. ultimately you are responding to what the other team does in the moment. >> the case evolves as you keep going through it. as i learned how someone could do this by accident, i didn't
think i was guilty anymore and it got easier and easier to come up with answers. >> the merits of the case are important, but who wins are ultimately up to performance. >> delivering a closing or crossing, those are my favorite parts. it is definitely stressful in preparation. >> stresses the teachers are thrilled paid off knowing these children learned more than just about the law, but a slough of life skills. >> are you trying to get kids to think quickly on their feet. it is like fast-paced chess. >> mental gymnastics can be difficult because those kids can definitely think on their feet. congratulations. >> travel denied to one man's family as he's set to be ordained a priest. >> the 11 news exclusive coming up next. >> coming up in sports, the 50th
>> good morning. we saw men's lacrosse with absolute opposite trends when we look at johns hopkins and loyola. they met in a regular season finale. in the series hopkins has won 46 and lost 41 going into it. big shot, hopkins. highway olia raced all the way back. justin ward was just in time. tied at 9. overtime. in o.t. he hits at it, and it makes its way into the net. johns hopkins will take it. they ended a perfect regular season. 10-9 was your final.
>> checking in on the orioles. rank robinson said he could hit one out of camden yards. i wouldn't die it. adam jones. first three at-bat. all three singles. this one brings in j.j. hardy. the orioles opened up a can. speaking of opening up a can, how about chris davis? when he gets ahold of one, you know it. that one on to more than 414 feet. the orioles with a big win, 10-1 over the a's. going for the series win later today. they are now 13-8 on the season. not a bad month. if you go back and see how they ended september, that's two in a row. maybe this is not a fluke. that's a look at sports. i'm pete gilbert.
we'll see you back here tonight at 6:00. >> a new edition -- addition to camden yards. a statue of frank robinson. hank aaron was there. they are now friends. >> you guys won a lot of ball games. when frank got here, he kind of glued all the pieces together. he did a tremendous job. >> this is an organization where this ball club and this organization and i came together and we became recognized over the country. everybody knew who baltimore was after the 1966 season. >> robinson was not feeling well, and he could not attend. >> the separation of church and state is one of the founding principles of our nation.
sometimes it is necessary to mix the two, and one man says that is not going well. >> meet priest isaac makovo. he will be ordained a priest on june 9. >> it is important to me to have my family here. throughout the years they pray for you and are looking forward to it. when you become a priest, it is the biggest day of my life. >> it takes years, nearly a decade to get to this point. in layman's terms, it is like your wedding day. you want your family there. as it sands now, isaac makovo's family will not be there. his two sisters were denied visas to attend the ordination.
>> i was really sad about that. i cannot explain how sad it is that they will not be able to see me during this. >> josephine and mary makovo both have children, butize yack -- but isaac said the reason for denial was because they do not have strong family ties. >> i don't believe that is the reason. they were only asked one question, how much money do they make per month. >> we think it is obvious, they want to see they are their brother get ordained. this is something you would think would be routine, but nothing is routine these days. >> a hearing is scheduled at the consulate in nigh robey. senator cardin says he is hopeful that his sisters will be
there to watch him serve in the arch diocese of baltimore. >> i am trusting in god it will be possible. >> in baltimore, i'm kate amara. >> here's a look ahead to our next hour of "11 news sunday morning." >> how to help your child recover from an injury and make sports safer. >> 7:25, exfoalating the face and helping you pick the right moisturizer for your skin. >> end of life wishes. >> and we'll have more news, weather, and sports when "11 news sunday morning" continues. stay with us.
>> maryland students reported more than 4,7 hn hundred cases of bullying over the last year. the consequences of cyber-bullying have resounded nationwide. the white house endorsed a bill last week co-sponsored by barbara mikulski mick and ben cardin requiring schools to do more about online attacks. the safe schools enforcement act requires schools to have a code reporting conduct as well as standards. the bull ties federal funding to it, to ensure compliance. many teens are victims of the 21st century form of school yard bullying. this will require the joint efforts of school districts,
parents, and teens. all must understand that the simple click of a mouse could have a deep and lasting effect on another person. maryland is one of 45 states with a clearly defined policy, so lawmakers are doing their part. prevention and intervention are the next step to provide a safe online environment to our teens. for more information go to wbaltv.com and click on "hot topics."
>> welcome to "11 news sunday morning." i'm jennifer franciotti. >> and i'm lisa robinson. let's go first to ava marie for the weather. >> 42 degrees the current temperature. chilly out there. winds out of the southwest at 5 miles per hour. the humidity at 96% it is the areas with 100% humidity that have the fog this morning. cloudsy -- cloudy skies this morning. about 10 degrees warmer than yesterday. we will continue the warming trend as we head into the seven-day. details in just a few minutes. >> a controversial ruling from maryland's highest court involving pit bulls. the court says owners of pit bulls or pit bull mixes are liable for damages if that dog attacks someone. >> before the ruling the victim had to show that the dog's owner knew it was dangerous. dutes -- sheldon dutes has more.
>> loyal pit bull owners and enthusiasts are outraged by a ruling by the state court of appeals. >> it is devastating to all dog owners. >> the court decided that owners of pit bulls or pit bull mixes are liable for damages if the dog attacks someone. in the past the victims had to prove that the owners knew their dogs were dangerous. now if you can prove the owner knew the dog was part pit bull, that would be sufficient to file a lawsuit. the suspicion stemmed from a 2011 pit bull attack of a 10-year-old boil. >> they went a step too far in changing common law in maryland. >> they believe the ruling is unfair and discriminatory to the pit bull breed. >> it doesn't make people safer. when you look at dogs based on appearance that is not a predictor of aggressive behavior. you have to look at the full picture.
>> the impact could be devastating. owners may be forced to give up a family pet or face eviction. certainly animal shelters are facing a surge of dog abandonments. we could see fewer adoptions. >> opponents are advocating for a breed neutral law. supporters want to leave the law the way it is. >> do you think pit bulls are being singled out unfairly? >> no, i think there have been enough incidences that involve pit bulls that we need to do something about it. >> sheldon dutes, wbal-tv 11 news. >> maryland's attorney general said his office will petition the u.s. supreme court after a maryland court of appeals declared it unconstitutional to collect d.n.a. evidence from criminal suspects. they ruled that collecting samples from someone arrested but not convicted violates their right to be free from unreasonable search and seizure. attorney general doug gans letter -- gansler says he
degrees. >> the reason it matters so much is since the inception of this law we have been able to identify, arrest, and convict over 30 rapists and other very violent criminals. those are people that infringe upon people's privacy rights. >> governor o'malley and mayor stephanie rawlings-blake are among those urging gansler to take the matter to the supreme court. and attorney general doug gansler will be our guest this morning. you can e-mail questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. you can also post questions on our facebook page. >> the secret service is instituting a new code of conduct as it works to repair its reputation in the wake of a prostitution scandal. the service plans to assign chaperones for some trips. brian mooar has that story. >> the motto of the secret service is its members are worthy of trust and confidence. a new policy change suggests both are in short supply in the
wake of the colombia prostitution scandal. the associated press obtained a memo revealing the secret service will be taking senior level supervisors, chaperones, on some future trips to make sure agents and officers follow tough new policies. no entertaining foreign nationals in hotel rooms. no hanging out in non-reputable establishments. and u.s. laws apply no matter where they are working. >> these rules, while a good start according to the congressmen that oversee this, there will be a lot more to come. congress wants to see the full results of this internal investigation. >> homeland security chief napolitano gave lawmakers a glimpse into that investigation last week on capitol hill. nine secret service employees are out of a job and three more face administrative punishment for what happened before president obama arrived in colombia two weeks ago. and now the people trusted with
the president's life are finding themselves under a watchful eye. brian mooar,bal-tv 11 news. >> fire investigators in carroll county are trying to figure out what sparked a two-alarm house fire north of westminster. flames broke out in the basement of a home around 6:30 saturday evening. 60 to 80 firefighters were called to the scene. >> first of all, the units were involved. they requested a second alarm, as well as a tampinger task force. >> the three people inside the house were evacuated safely. >> an unusual sight on a street as a car ran into a house. the car ran off the street and into the house around 2:00 yesterday afternoon. no word on what happened to the driver. >> johns hopkins is ready to move into its new building. today patients at the old
facility will begin moving into the clinical towers which if he tours advanced technology and surgical suites. starting this morning the new emergency room entrances were opened at 1800 orleans street. the hospital opens to the public tuesday. >> the red carpet rolls out for the white house correspondents dinner. it was held at the hilton hotel. journalists and celebrities mixed and mingled. this year's dinner was hosted by jimmy kimmel. one thing everyone looks forward to is the address from the president of the united states. a chance for him to poke fun at politicians and even himself. >> four years ago i looked like this. today i look like this. four years from now i will look like this.
[laughter] [cheers and applause] that's not even funny. [laughter] >> cute. proceeds from the dinner go toward scholarships for aspiring journalists and awards toward distinction in the profession. >> i wonder what morgan freeman has to say about it all. >> ramp up your spring time skin care routine with our tips on what to add into your regimine. >> and the epidemic of youth sport injuries. what everyone needs to know from experts in the field. >> ava up next with your >> ava up next with your insta-weather plus forecast.
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fog reported north of the city. the skies are clearing out. 42 degrees. 47 at the inner harbor. humidity at the airport, 96%. we are already close to that 100% mark. areas that have the 100% humid is where we are seeing the fog this morning. 30's up to our north and west. it will be colder in westminster. 37 hagerstown. closer to the upper 40's and low 50's as you head south and even along the eastern shore. a chil chilly start -- a chilly start to the day. 10 degrees warmer today than yesterday. we're on the right track to see warmer temperatures. 60 degrees by lunchtime. we're expecting to get up to 67 for the highs today in baltimore. clearing skies in the afternoon. winds out of the northwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. no major concerns with the wind today. here's the forecast across the
state. mid 60's. the mountains around 60 degrees. a lot of clouds hanging around to the south. to southern maryland, ocean city, you had the clouds earlier on. you should see clearing later in the day. not a bad day to bring out the boat. no major advisories on the bay. waves around one foot. next high tide coming in this afternoon. showing our satellite picture, we can see skies clearing across the state. this is all associated with the low pressure system moving off shore. it is what brought showers to the area overnight. then comes another storm system. this is something we'll have to keep an eye on for the next couple days. it is showing a stationary boundary. this all pushes east. it will increase rain chances but also increase our temperatures. here's a look at the seven-day
forecast. in the mid 60's tomorrow with increasing clouds. a better chance of rain tomorrow night and tuesday. then we are affected by multiple storms until mid week. temperatures bump up to 80 degrees on wednesday. 82 by thursday. we could cool back down as we head into next weekend. >> celebrations quickly turned tragic in st. louis. one person was killed and 15 others injuried after a tent collapsed at a sports bar. cardinals baseball fans celebrated a victory over the milwaukee brewers. we have more. >> 50-mile-an-hour winds barreled into a tent.
one man died. it is not clear if he was struck by debris or died of a heart attack. the wind sent metal poles, chairs, and riggings flying. >> everybody inside the tent was beat up with the poles. >> about 100 people were reportedly hurt. some seriously. >> people were laying on the ground bleeding. heads were busted open. people were given c.p.r. it was critical. >> people were transported immediately. >> a city officer confirmed they had a permit and that it was operated correctly. they say these outdoor tents concern emergency workers. >> we don't like this type of building. it gives us nightmares. as you can see, it caused one. people say that's never going to happen. it happens. >> leaving destruction and disbelief behind.
>> 7:15. 42 degrees on tv hill. in this week's "medical alert" one-third of america's schirn suffer injuries while playing team sports. a majority of parents didn't realize kids may need two to three months to recover from that injury. coaches said they felt pressured to play an injuried child, especially if they were star of the team. well, april is national youth
sports safety month. now more on this. good morning. thanks for coming in. >> thanks for having me. >> let's talk about this. 3.5 million kids will receive medical treatment this year? >> yes, that's correct. approximately 30 million kids are involved until juth sports. as that number is growing throughout the years, more and more kids are suceptible to injuries. many of these injuries can be prevented. especially prior to the kids participating. >> and there are many sports related injuries? >> yeah, that's true. many messengersy room visits whether -- many emergency room visits are from these injuries. >> is that because coaches are not trained in how to have safe practices? >> i think there are many factors.
i think there are ways to prevent these injuries in practice and competition. i think the coaches and trainers have a key role in assessing and preventing these injuries. i thr -- think there are many reasons these injuries occur. >> what are some ways people can prevent these injuries from occurring? >> i think having a good exercise regimine and good conditioning program does help. making sure many of these kids are well hydrated during practice and competition as well . also having a good warm-up and cool-down program prior to and after practice is part of preventing injuries. >> helmet, eye gear, mouth gear. are those things important? >> they are very important. maintaining equipment and proper equipment is critical in preventing many of these injuries. having routine check-ups for
proper helmets. they need appropriate footwear. this all reduces the risk of having injuries occur. >> the hardest thing for parents is a kid gets hurt in the game, they shrug it off. but the kids want to play. so they don't always tell the truth about how they are feeling. how does a parent know when something is -- demands medical treatment? >> we do want to encourage kids to speak up when they are in pain. so a child who has an injury that may be in some sort of pain that's not improving over a short course is going to seek medical attention whether it be through a coach, a teacher, or a nurse at school, and just get the attention of our adult
population to listen to these kids is an important aspect. >> the kid gets hit. don't mess around with that. >> yeah, concussions are a key role in terms of preventing many of these injuries. if a kid does get hurt, you want to have a good evaluation by a physician. i think it is very critical to prevent cugs from occurring. the long-term effects are quite critical if a concussion gets undiagnosed. >> thank you, doctor. >> don't go away. when we come back, products for freshening up your skin this spring. first a look at events going on around town this weekend.
moisturizer. look for a moisturizer that contains glycerine. we like these by purell. they contain an ingredient which strengthens the skin barrier. they go on feeling a lot more light in the spring time. >> the moisturizer we are looking for, will it have glycerine in it? >> this one has both products. i like the combination of these ingredients. glycerine is a good ingredient. >> and we don't want? >> petrolotam. it can fool greasy and sticky. the skin on our heels and feet can get very fry -- dry.
look for a moisturizer that contains urea. a good product is purell foot cream. it can be applied ove night with a pair of cotton socks. in two days you will see a noticeable improvement. >> the reality is, other people are looking at your feet. even if you are not paying atension, other people are. >> that's right. pay attention to that area. the other area that can get dried out during the winter time is the face. sometimes what happens is the dried up skin cells clog into the pores. that can lead to blemishes. an ingredient i like to recommend is salicilic acid. it will unclog black heads and white heads and just help to give an even glow to the skin. so this is a pour unclogging --
poe -- pore unclogging cleanser. we all love these pore strips. one pore strip a week removes one week of oil and build-up from our foreheads. >> love it. we also know a little glow to our skin is nice. we want to wash away this white pastey look from the winter. >> one question patients always ask, is it ok to go outside and get a little bit of a tan, and the answer is always no. we know the risks of skin cancer associated with sun and tanning beds. 1-5 americans will now develop skin cancer. what we recommend are the sunless tanners which are great. the jergens natural glow line is to be used as a daily
moisturizer. it has s.p. f. the face and the body. and over time it will provide a nice natural glow to the skin. >> i love tan in a bottle. it is awesome. >> this is a new product called a combination skin balancing cleanser. this strips away the moisture but not the natural oil. >> so it won't dry faces out? >> exactly. >> all of these products were under a certain amount, too. >> right, all of these are over the counter at the drug store and all very effective. >> thank you. good information. >> the time is 7:26. we have more news coming up. please stwuss.
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weather center. my hair is a little ruffled. a lot of sunshine. >> if you wake up and you are in areas north of the city, you may have fog out there. winds out of the southwest at 5 miles per hour. we expect temperatures to move into the mid to upper 60's. we're about 10 degrees wrmer today than where we were yesterday. patchy fog. winds out of the northwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. conditions in the seven-day -- details when we come back in a few minutes. >> time for a look at what's coming up on "meet the press." david gregory joins us with a preview. listen, mitt romney is the presumptive range of motion nominee. where does he need to take this campaign? who does he need to focus on at this point? >> there are key deciders.
we'll talk about one of the groups this morning. and that's women voters. this issue comes up time and time again, how to win the women's vote and whether the republicans have turned the clock back on some of the issues that women care about. the president is revising this issue. hillary rosen, the person who made the comment about mitt romney's wife not working a day in her life will be on the program. will he make a case to voters that he has got big solutions to big problems? i think there is a huge appetite for that in the country now at a time when americans are disgusted with how poorly washington works. >> how does he deal with the idea that he needs to be of the people, sort of not this rich guy that's got it all going on. >> this question of who connects better, politicians struggle over this.
i think both candidates will find that difficult in some ways. the president, you know, has much more cultural relevance. he appears to be a cule cooler guy, appearing on late night shows and all the rest. mitt romney is seen as more stiff and wooden. i think he will embrace some of that and say, look, i'm not mr. excitement. what i am is the turn-around guy on the economy. and that's what the country needs right now. >> at last night's correspondents dinner, you were there, what was your impression? i don't think it was as funny in years past. it seemed like the president took a middle of the road approach. what was your impression? >> i thought it was pretty funny. the people i talked to said they thought there were more misses than hits. i thought the president was funny. i thought ajimmy kimmel was funny. a couple jokes were a little on the edge. they always are. the president had afun with mitt romney. it wasn't too hard edge. these things are great for the
president because they take a shot at the press and they make fun of themselves. when you can laugh at yourself it is pretty endearing. so i think presidents come out well in these things. >> don't forget, you can watch "meet the press" here this morning at 10:00 on wbal-tv 11 news following 11 news ab jimmy kimmel took aim at politicians. >> everything wrong with america
is here in this room tonight. >> he and i actually have a lot in common. we both think of our wives as our better halfs, and polls show to an alarmingly insulting extent, the american people agree. [laughter] we also both have degrees from harvard. i have one, he has two. what a snob. [laughter] i have to say, the first lady was absolutely gorgeous. she always looks great. >> a very classy woman. >> still ahead, animal rescue joins us with a pet looking for a good home. >> and helping you say how, when, and where you drive. we'll challenge the author of "the better end." that's next. >> final game in the series. details on how the weather plays details on how the weather plays in just a few minutes.us thanks.
>> starting with a live view of the j.f.x. it is the areas with 100% humidity or at least close to that that are dealing with the fog now. all that should be clearing out in the next couple hours giving way to mostly l cloudy skies. 50's as you head down south. chilly in the north where many areas are in the 30's now. we should see warmer
temperatures today this afternoon than yesterday afternoon. that's an improvement if you like the warmer weather. expect temperatures in the upper 60's around central maryland. mid 60's along the eastern shore. mountains getting up to 60 degrees. a lot of sunshine up to the north. even earlier on. then we'll have the clouds hanging around in southern maryland and the eastern shore through the morning hours. they should see more sunshine later into the day. if you are heading toward orioles park, we have the a's still in town. the game is kicking off at 1:35. at least the first pitch at 1:35. 62 degrees. 3:00 p.m. at 66. we're into the upper 60's toward the end of the game. should not have trouble with weather heading back. no major concerns if you are taking the boat out. waves around one foot. high tide this afternoon. current weather pattern, clouds across the northern part of the state. clouds hanging around the south.
these should push off shore. storm system off shore. now comes the next area of storms. this one producing showers and thunderstorms in kansas and oklahoma. this will increase our rain chances. tuesday could be a bit of an unsettled day. highs in the mid 70's. chance of scattered storms. scattered storms with a high of 82. we should be cooling down into the next weekend. can't guarantee dry weather, but at least partly sunny skies with temperatures dropping into the 70's. >> one doctor said there is something we need to talk about.
dr. dan moreheih. you are a launch ling a new book. tell us why you decided to write this. >> it is time the american public take a look at end of life care. we're the first generation that has some say about how we die. it is a tough topic. we save money by the way in health care. i'm thrilled. it has been endorsed. >> glowing recommendations.
>> the choices you make are really two parts. the first part is what kind of care you want but you can't make decisions for yourself. the other is, if you can't make decisions, designate somebody -- could be your spouse, a friend, a child to make decisions for you. otherwise it tends to be pushed around. people get in con flicksflibblingts because the person who is sick doesn't tell them what they want.
>> there is a 5-year-old coccapoo mix. some kind of spanl. >> you said he came out of baltimore city. >> not one he cared for. his teeth are kind of bad. we have him all groomed. he's happy. great hch -- with older children. i would not trust him around young children. >> with any dog you have to be cautious with younger children. >> tweens and up he would be ok. >> he's loyal. loves to play. >> what dog doesn't love sticking his head out the window. >> bad behavior with my dog
coming up. >> we have a dog's day in the park coming up. it will be held in greater pennsylvania. we're looking for sponsors and vendors. it is going to be a great day. last year we had over 4,500 people show up for a walk. this year we moved it further south to accommodate more people from the maryland-baltimore yamplete >> it takes about a half-hour from here to get up to that area. it is really convenient, easy to find. it is a fun day. there are all kinds of programs for the dogs and contests and people looking alike. contest. we'll also have a lot of police day nine dogs. agility dogs. it is a great day. it runs all day long. it is a lot of good food. should be a great time. >> how should people get involved if they want to become a vendor. >> get out to our web site. we will have all the news on it. applications on the web site. >> if you would like to help out animal rescue or adopt wonka
>> we're minutes away from sunday's "today" show and lester has i preview of what's coming up >> coming up on deadly collapse, strong winds blew apart a tent. one person has died, hundreds of others hurt. we'll bring you the latest. president obama gets some big laughs at last night's white house correspondents dinner. coming up, weem take a look at the names that took part in this star-studded event. plus, ryan o'neal, the actor opens up about his real life love story with farrah fawcett three years after she lost her battle with cancer. >> william and kate married a year ago. coming up, how will they spend
variations. >> the banana will replace the fat and sugar. >> what is this? >> vanilla extract which i make. >> make sure all ingredients are good quality. the recipe is on the web site. we're also doing cooking classes, jamie and i. >> this is adding half a gluten-free flour. it is a combination of garbanzo
beans and chick peas. the coconut flower is a little -- flour is harding to find. the glueden free flour helps to lighten it up. >> sins since she's are gluten free and gluten is a protein, these will not be tough. they will be tender and beautiful muffins. >> milk chocolate has dairy which dark chocolate does not. >> a a little honey and sugar. >> all the sweetness is coming from the chocolate, almonds, and banana. >> what does eating gluten-free
do for you? >> the only thing it does is if you have an allergy to it. by cutting it out, it can help with a lot of issues, actually. are if you are constantly congested or you are having trouble losing weight, a whole varlt of thrings. >> let me tell people how they can get a copy. log on to wbaltv.com and click on "food" or send a self-addressed envelope to 3800 hooper avenue, baltimore, maryland 21211. >> each one of thodse has one gram of protein, one gram of
fiber, and five or six grams of fat. >> good banana bread. >> the seven-day forecast. we're in the mid 60's. today and tomorrow, more clouds. temperatures get near 80 degrees. >> love it. >> what are you making at 9:00? >> a vietnamese spring roll. >> gluten free. >> the >> maryland students reported more than 4,700 cases of internet bullying, harassment, and intimidation during the last academic year. the consequences of cyber-bullying have resounded
nationwide resulting in suicide and harmful behavior by victims. the white house endorsed a bill last week co-sponsored by senators barbara mikulski mick and ben cardin requiring schools to do more to protect students from online attacks. the safe schools act requires schools to have a reporting standard the bills ties bullying standards. officials estimate that 20% of children and teens are victims of the 21st century form of school yard teasing. curbing the cyber-harassment will require joint efforts of school systems, parents, and teens. all parties must understand that the simple click of a mouse can have a deep and lasting effect on another person. maryland. prevention and intervention are the next steps to provide a safe online environment for our