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all cleared the wilson bridge. traffic moving smartly right now across the bridge. it in alexandria and oxon hill. more to come with newschopper 7 and a little while. now to knows. >> this super tuesday could mark a turning point in the republican presidential race. in 10 states including virginia will hold primaries or caucuses and more than 400 delegates are up for grabs. let's find out what is at stake from brianne carter. >> with in 10 states and 437 delegates up for grabs, today could be a danger in the race for the white house. the two top contenders, mitt romney and rick santorum, expected to once again battle it out in some states made last- minute pleas to voters. >> we are in a great campaign. i need your help. >> don't listen to the polls or the media hype. it's ohio is being closely watched as the race between these two rivals continues heating up.
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>> we have been all over the state from a tuesday. >>12th---- a to z. >> dead even even though we've been outspent. >> gingrich is ahead in the polls in georgia today, the state awarding the most delegates. >> that was brianne carter. stay with abc 7, your election station. news channel 8 is airing an election special tonight at 6:30 this evening. >> president obama will make his presence known on the super tuesday, holding his first news conference of the year. this comes after a report that showed some leading economists are more optimistic about the economy. however the obama administration is dealing with several foreign policy issues including the
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violent crackdown in syria and disputes over iran's nuclear program. >> a a robber library was evacuated and there were reports of a suspicious person on george washington university campus. john gonzalez of the latest on the developments. >> officials at george washington university and received a tip last night from the secret service. a man walking around possibly with a gun. a number of police agencies if searched the campus for hours but to no avail. >> a white male with a gun balding, eyeglasses, gratefully is headed towards campus from the white house. >> of george washington university student receives an emergency text alert sent by the campus. a man possibly armed with a gun was spotted walking towards the university. >> we cannot stop moving about because that is the nature of d.c.
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i have midterms tomorrow and i have to go back to the dorm. >> police blanketed the foggy bottom campus with guns drawn. the man was not located. that left many students uneasy overnight. >> there are many police around the area. but it is carried a gun and has not been caught. >> even the campus library was shut down for time after a student reported seeing a suspicious man inside changing his clothing. >> there had been an announcement we need to evacuate the library. >> the school was never officially placed on lockdown and the gelman library was eventually reopened. most of the students we spoke with last night and throughout the morning said they were alarmed they expect something like this considering the campus is just blocks from the white house. john gonzalez reporting.
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>> thank you. frederick residents are urged to be cautious after a raccoon tested positive for rabies. officials are telling wtop the animal was found late thursday on east 16th street. anybody who's had contact are urged to see a doctor and a similar warning was issued for pets. >> early on this tuesday morning, 27 degrees in silver spring. >> still ahead, the district has seven new record at the expense of drivers. what this has to do with parking tickets. >> first, the latest on cleanup efforts following last week's deadly tornadoes. how our community is remembering one of their youngest victims. >>
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captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> as we get to the deadly storms that have swept through the midwest and the south a 15- month-old indiana girl who was clinging to life has been laid to rest. >> the funeral was held yesterday for angel babcock. her mother father, two siblings as well. she died two days after the hit.
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>> president obama will speak at a high school graduation ceremony in joplin, 0missouri after a twister last year. the school was among thousands destroyed. a new school has been built since then. the speech is may 23. >> time for a look at traffic and weather every ten minutes. adam caskey is standing by in the weather center with a look at the cold forecast or at least a cold start today. >> widespread 20's outside on this tuesday morning. we are on the cold side of the high-pressure system. we will have a lot of sunshine. tomorrow, we will be on the one side of the system and temperatures will climb. 32 right now in the district, 20 in martinsburg. dulles airport, 23. 21 in manassas. the temperatures will drop a few degrees until sunrise which is around 6:30 a.m.
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no clouds to speak of with the exception of ohio. they could send us a few high, thin clouds later on today. high temperature of about 50 degrees today. even warmer tomorrow. low 60's, sonny, springlike. on thursday, near 70 and partly cloudy. stance of a few areas of light rain late thursday into early friday. cooling down friday and saturday. that's the forecast. >> we feel good about the trend of what's happening with traffic. they have cleared overnight construction on the beltway. 66 95, 395 and off to a good run on 270. southbound 270 at shady grove road moving nicely. leaping away from us is northbound 395.
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final camera is at duke street headed towards the pentagon. back to you. >> thank you. dcm achieved a new record that is not sitting well with residents and visitors. the district took in the record $96.6 million in parking fines last year. city parking enforcement officers wrote more than 1.5 million tickets. only about one-third of drivers ticketed paid the fines. >> i think everybody contributed to that in some way. >> i think some people get so many tickets that it's hard to keep up. we are looking at 26 degrees in huntingtown. >> this is rail's prime minister sharing his thoughts about iran's nuclear program. -- israel's well, online dating servicescan get kind of f pensive. so to save money i've found a new way to get my profile
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>> you are watching abc 7's "good morning washington" with cynne simpson and steve chenevey. this is "good morning washington," on your side. >> taking our top stories. voter is in virginia and nine other states go to the polls on the biggest day of the republican presidential campaign. more than 400 delegates are up for grabs on super tuesday. romney is open to break from the pack, but the other candidates if are giving him a run for his money in several states. as republicans battle, president obama will hold his first talk since november. expected to answer questions about the economy and some foreign policy issues. george washington university is on alert after a suspicious man was reportedly on campus. a man who may be armed was
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headed that way from the white house. police searched the campus and have not found the man >> . the remains of american journalist killed in syria are expected to arrive in new york today. marie colvin was killed last month when they came under shelling. she was the editor of a british newspaper, the sunday times. chuck thies senator now calling for the u.s. to launch air strikes to stop the brutal crackdown in syria. arizona senator john mccain says president obama is taking too soft a stand. he said the u.s. has a moral and strategic obligation to force out assad. >> the israeli prime minister says that his country cannot wait much longer for diplomatic efforts to control iran's nuclear program. >> the jewish state will not allow those who seek our
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destruction to possess the means to achieve that goal. a nuclear armed iran must be stopped. >> his speech before the american israel public affairs committee suggests they may be willing to launch an attack on the iranian nuclear facility. that goes against president obama, who wants to give diplomacy and sanctions more time to work before resorting to force. >> president obama is moving consummates to camp david in maryland. it's unusual for such a large international summit. the white house has given no immediate reason. g-8 summit set for may 18 and may 19. on may 20 andis a summit in chicago. >> and now paula faris has the latest. >> ipad anticipation growing.
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there's a rumor that tomorrow it will be called the ipad he. -- hd. there's a game that is reminding some people of "star wars." >> they mixed traditional video games with shooting, running hiding with conversational style where you have to watch what you say. >> it went on sale at midnight. many people that work with computers don't get enough exercise, so the mayo clinic has installed 30 standing workstations at a local company if complete with slow-moving treadmills instead of tears. i am paula faris. have a good day. >> by the clock 16 right now.
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traffic and weather every ten minutes. adam caskey joining us. we got through the snow ok. >> we did. there was beautiful snow falls out of town. they got 10 inches in spots. we had a trace at reagan national. winter ended as the eighth police snowiest on record. if we don't get any more through may 1 it could be the third least snowiest. let's look at temperatures. let's look at the numbers. largely in the '20s. 21 in manassas, 25 in winchester, 34 in annapolis. 21 in frederick. by 6:00 a.m. as the temperatures continue to drop, there will be a few more locations in the teen's besides oakland. 23 degrees in gaithersburg.
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clear skies overhead. the combination of clear skies light wind, dry air in place for allowing temperatures could plummet. sunrise at 6:30. will drop a few more degrees before then. no clouds to speak of across most of the eastern half of the united states. we could get clipped by some thin clouds later this morning. overall lot of sunshine not just today but the next couple days, all because of the high pressure system in place. we will be on the cool side with a northerly wind. but the high will slide east, so we will be on one side of that high over the next couple days. then we will get a southerly breeze and temperatures will respond accordingly. tomorrow near 60. by thursday, we could be talking 70 degrees. something to look forward to. mostly sunny today, 50 degrees. a few degrees below average.
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dropping into the upper 20s tonight. a lot of sunshine tomorrow, even warmer, low 60's. starting to feel more like spring. and especially on thursday. you can go from snow to 70 within a few days. that is what we are experiencing. late thursday into early friday we could have isolated light rain if with a cold front. the cold front will drop temperatures near 50 by saturday. that's the forecast. >> slowdown. you have to make the morning last. we are rushing on the beltway at new hampshire ave. feeling pretty groovy about 270 between 8109. about 95, more of your neighbors hitting the road coming out of newington toward the beltway. if look at all the space in between. the normal travel times on the greenway, the toll road, and 66 in good shape between
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>> off the back of the rim. vcu is headed back to the ncaa tournament. >> virginia commonwealth held off drexel to grab the automatic bid. congratulations. >> joining the rams at the n.c.a.a. tournament, a baltimore school. the capitals play host to carolina tonight in a phone booth. the capitals are drilling florida by five points. 17 games remaining. everyone of these games right now is paramount. the nationals yesterday, a fastball over the left-field wall, the game at 1. bryce harper when 1-2 with a
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wall. he really been effective in the first three games. it will be hard to keep him out of the opening day roster. the nationals beat the mets last night, 3-1. washington gave points last night. it was a wraopp last night at the verizon center. >> 30 degrees in alexandria. the news continues at 5:30. >> still ahead, an unexpected break from late-night studying at george washington university. why students had to evacuate a library. >> a cold start to our tuesday mo
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live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. >> i need your votes. get out there and together we can keep america out the hope of the earth. >> it's a big day in the presidential race or republicans. voters in virginia and nine other states will cast their ballots in what has become a heated contest between romney and santorum. it's tuesday, march 6. glad you are waking up with us. i am cynne simpson. >> i am steve chenevey. adam caskey has a check on the forecast the. >> very cold start on this tuesday morning. we had heavy snowfall yesterday in central virginia, but not much in our viewing area. 23 degrees right now in frederick. 25 in the plate and huntingtown.
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remington, 22. chevy chase, annapolis, king george, 30 degrees. -- 25 in la plata and huntingtown. 50 degrees this afternoon. sixty tomorrow. let's go to lisa baden >> . volume increasing. newschopper 7 is getting ready to take off and fly around to see what they can find. heavier volume on 95 in virginia. normal travel times between richmond and baltimore. in good shape across the american legion bridge. no worries if on the dulles greenway, the dulles toll road. we will take you there, focusing on 28, quiet through sterling and into centreville. looks good out of manassas park on 28. everything is good all the way
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through centreville and into camp washington. back to you. >> thank you. in about 30 minutes the polls will open in virginia for super tuesday. this is one of 10 states holding a primary or caucus if in the republican presidential race. political experts and voters are watching to see if romney can pull ahead or if santorum has more surprises in store. scott goldberg has more. >> thank you. >> santorum had been surging in ohio only to watch his lead in the polls slip away, placing him in a dead heat with romney >> . -- >> we have been outspent, but its debt even in the polls in the state of ohio. >> while he argued that he is crafty enough to claim super tuesday pose the biggest prize romney tried to cast himself as the inevitable republican nominee. >> we have been all over the state.
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we are happy to be here. >> he turned to his wife who have spoken about her battle with multiple sclerosis and breast cancer, an effort to humanize her husband. >> i don't even consider myself wealthy, which is interesting. it can be here today and gone tomorrow. >> heading into super tuesday, 10 states and more than 400 delegates up for grabs, voters have developed largely unfavorable views of all remaining candidates, a worry shared openly by barbara bush. >> i think it's been the worst campaign i've ever seen in my life. i just hated the fact that people think compromise is a dirty word. >> for better or worse, no candidate will come out with an of delegates to claim the nomination on super tuesday. but if mitt romney wins in this state, they're calling for newt gingrich or rick santorum to drop out.
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reporting from ohio. >> stay with abc 7, your election station. news channel 8 is airing an election special beginning at 6:30 tonight. >> the president will hold his first news conference of the year this afternoon amid reports showing the economy is improving. albert the administration and is dealing with several foreign policy issues including syria and iran. >> following a developing story from northwest washington. authorities are searching for a suspicious person who may have been on the george washington university campus. the school sent an alert last night after the secret service told officials a man who may have a gun was seen heading towards the campus. police looked around but did not find him. >> it's not that scary because i feel like there's a lot of police around the area. but it is. that the gunman has not been
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caught yet. >> the library was evacuated after a possible suspect was seen changing clothes. police searched the building but did not find anyone. the fbi is testing white powder that was found in a letter at a restaurant in downtown washington and around 6:00 last night. employees discovered the letter with the powder inside. hazmat crews evacuated the restaurant. f street nw was shut down between ninth street and 10th street. it was determined not to be hazardous and the streets reopened. >> the navy will soon begin giving breathalyzer tests to many of its sailors before they report to work aboard a ship. the navy secretary announced the program yesterday, saying the sailors will also be given random drug tests if to test for the use of synthetic marijuana. the new program will spread to the marine corps later this year. >> obstacles in the midwest and the south following last week's deadly tornadoes survive.
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this had to shovel is several inches of snow before digging through the rubble of their ruined homes. officials say the snowfall has not only slow down the clean-up but is hiding hazards like nails and broken glass. tahman bradley reports that more fema teams are fanning across the area trying to survey the damage. >> for residents of battered towns across the midwest and the south, mother nature brought a new headache. snow blanketed crushed houses in indiana, kentucky, and tennessee, making if the tornado cleanup difficult. >> in the middle of all this. >> we lived through the tornado , so we will the tornadosnow. >> this video shows the panic and the fury of the monster twisters. in indiana, a memorial to remember an entire family including 16-month old angel who was the only member of the
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family to a survivor tornado but later died. >> we love all those kids. such a young family. they were so good. >> in harrisburg, illinois, some residents have discovered picking up may help them heal. >> if you wanted to go way, clean up. >> and one family is in the process of finding a place to live after they were tossed from their mobile home by air tornado. as the family recovers, they found something priceless. >> this is what i gave my wife 10 years ago. >> president obama will speak at a joplin's high school commencement in the missouri town that was crippled by a tornado last may. tahman bradley abc news, washington. >> 5:35 right now, 28 degrees in beltsville. >> still ahead, the fallout
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>> meet bruno, the military working dog in fort washington virginia. >> good morning, washington. classical tuesday morning, 5:39. 22 degrees in gaithersburg. 21 in frederick, 20 in martinsburg. we will have a few more locations in the upper teens over the next hour. 18 in oakland, maryland. 32 in lexington park along the water. clear skies overhead combined with drier air and calm wind, which allows temperatures could plummet overnight. we are on the cold side of a high-pressure system. that will translate to a lot of sunshine. things will warm up over the next couple days. clear conditions if in the midsection of the country all the way to the east coast because of the high-pressure
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system. 21 now in manassas. high temperature of 50 degrees. slightly cooler than average. a few degrees warmer tomorrow, low 60's and springlike with sunshine tomorrow. near 70 by thursday. >> looks ok. taking you to the beltway traffic moving very nicely at colesville road. the headlights are heading onto the outer loop. this is live but the wilson bridge, moving quite well. nothing complicated in alexandria or oxon hill around the beltway. in springfield, virginia, 95 of the headlights in this camera. this is between newington and the beltway. 123 in mclean and near the entrance to the cia, police on the scene of the crash blocking the turn lane of 123 to get to the entrance for the cia. that gives you an excuse to be two minutes late maybe.
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whatever takes. back inside. >> metro has a new report with the stations that have the most cases of violent crimes from last year. 67 incidents at deanwood. fall by anacostia, l'enfant plaza, suitland, and college park. robberies, rapes, auto theft and assault. >> in montgomery county you could be caught on camera. the county council is expected to approve a bill today which will install, on the outside of school buses. the maryland general assembly and granted the authority last year. drivers could face a fine of $250 if caught passing a stopped school bus. 5:41 27 degrees in silver spring. >> coming up the nfl scrambling to come up with a game plan to deal with a bounty scandal. a former redskins defensive coordinator is involved in the controversy. >> and what will rush limbaugh
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say today and how are his advertisers reacting to all this news.
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>> welcome back. coming up gets 6:00, we are live in ohio as super tuesday voting begins. later, david will have a look at what to look for in the big races. also coming up at 6:00, good news for frequent fliers. a small change some airlines are making which could mean big savings for you, the passenger if. >> a showdown with minnesota congresswoman michelle bachmann. that's up the top of the hour. if it appears rush limbaugh's apology was a little too late for georgetown law school student. >> several companies have roared pulled advertising from his radio show. he called heasandra fluke a slut
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and prostitute. >> he said it was his attempt at humor. nine advertisers have left his show and a widely radio station said that they are dropping his show immediately -- a hawaii radio show. he said that the names that he chose to call he liesr to be or out of line. >> i sincerely again apologize. >> his statements that he made on the air about me have been personal enough, so i would rather not have a personal phone call from him. if > aol is the latest to drop his show.
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>> it's called art. >> some are coming to his defense. patricia heaton was forced to shut down her twitter account after sending several- tweets about sandra fluke. >> i don't think it is sincere. >> i think everyone should let it go. >> what did rush limbaugh have to say about losing his advertisers, he said he would simply get new ones. jummy olabanji, abc 7 news. >> no comments from redskins officials about the bounty scandal involving former defensive coordinator greg williams. he was there 2004 through 2007. yesterday williams met with nfl
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investigators looking scandal. he admits to overseeing a program while coaching in orleans that rewarded players for knocking other team players out of games. the wizards, the nationals, and the capitals, all changed coaches in the past year. if you think d.c. those six sports coaches come and go fast, you're right. the nation's capital has the highest coaching turnover rate of any area. the last five coaches of each washington team blasted < two and a half seasons on the job. >> who won last month's power reject -- powerball jackpot. there will be a news conference later this morning to announce the winner. it was sold in newport, rhode island. the jackpot is the sixth largest in u.s. history. it's going to be to hundred $10
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million if you get the lump-sum payment. -- $210 million. >> tomorrow will be a big day for apple. >> we are giving away whatever apple has to offer on our facebook page. like are paid. you have until friday to enter. the lucky winner will get the newest gadget on the market as soon as it is shipped to us. turning to business news, three things at the airport. >> and more speculation among apple bloggers about the big event tomorrow. linda bell has details. >> good morning. rumors are swirling about exactly what apple will show tomorrow at the big media event. there is a rumor and many apple stores are saying they are out of apple tv's leading to speculation apple is about to unveil a new more powerful model. the new ipad will likely be
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called the ipad hd. best buy is gearing up for the latest ipad and has new cases for them under lock and key until its official opening. "usa today"says more airlines are offering free wi-fi. dulles airport has a 50 cent bus ride that will take you to a free museum in chantilly a few miles away. san francisco has a yoga room. that is business news from bloomberg headquarters in new york. linda bell reporting for abc 7 news. back to you. >> thank you. what do you think about this story? if you were a british olympic athlete, forget about shaking on it. they have been advised by a top doctor to avoid shaking hands
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with rivals and dignitaries at the london games this summer. the british olympic association is concerned with illness spreading throughout the camp. the u.s. team has not issued such warnings, in case you were wondering. >> they have to do something. >> it is just rude not to shake hands. >> not everybody goes for the fist bump. it's a cold morning. the coldest morning all week right now. more springlike the next few days. the coldest members i could find on the network mchenry maryland, 17 degrees. 18 in frostburg. 22 in martinsburg at the regional airport. 20 degrees in leesburg. calm wind. there's no wind chill to speak
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of this morning. 21 in manassas. 25 in winchester. 21 in frederick. 32 in lexington park. 26 in fredericksburg. a cool start today. we only have one way to go and that is up for the rest of the work week. clear skies. sunshine today and for the next couple days. from mississippi all the way eastward it is funny because of a high-pressure system. that will keep us sunny the next few days and will start to warm us. we've always asked the clockwise flow around a high-pressure system. we have been on the cool side of it. we will be on one side the next couple days. this weapill slide east and we will have a southerly wind to blow up temperatures. you will notice the difference starting tomorrow afternoon. today near 50 with sunshine. the wind will start to shift out of the south as the high moves
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east. temperatures will still be on the cool side, near 50. low 60's tomorrow. near 70 by thursday. the cold front will drop into town giving us light rain from late thursday into early friday. temperatures will cool off by saturday, near 50. >> newschopper 7 is flying over the entrance to the cia where there is a collision. this is on 123 between the georgetown pike and the george washington parkway. they will be towing away a vehicle. you are going to have to be on time to work. light volume over there and traffic getting by relatively unscathed. back to you. >> thank you. 5:53. there's more to come. >>
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will send 50 children to a summer church camp. >> i wonder who want that. >> i hope they were motivated to support the children. it's hard to believe, but the ordeal copious turning 100 years old today. >> it has changed throughout the years including the double stuff that came out in 1974. and even a green tea ice cream flavored cooking that is sold in china. there have been or your cookie advertisements all the way back in the 1920's. happy birthday. >> beta and tasting good 100 years. much more to come. >> live team coverage of super tuesday. a look at the primaries and caucuses being held in 10 states including virginia >> . and lisa baden
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>> intent states could decide the republican presidential primary on this super tuesday. -- 10 stay . >> a possible dangerous situation at george washington university. a live report straight ahead. >> the latest fallout over rush limbaugh's birth control comments. could be the end of his radio show?
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