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truly breaking the mold. david wright, abc news hollywood. >> superheroes. supermoney. >> yes. well that's what's making news in america this morning. stay with us for "good morning america." th captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> live and in hd, this is good morning washington, on your side. >> straight ahead, al qaeda releasing a new video of a hostage from maryland. his appeal to president obama. >> bad news for the nationals. hall long he will be free to how long he will be out after breaking his wrist. >> thank you for getting your day started with us. we want to begin with your traffic and weather every 10 minutes. first, adam caskey.
>> good morning to you. some teachers are on the mild side. the marine layer is off year because of the low clouds. it is tough to break. cloud cover has some good effects. 59 in frederick. 57 in the district. 54 in southern maryland. some sunny breaks today. some isolated sprinkles here and there northwest of town. tomorrows similar sky conditions. a little bit of sun shine moving in. >> i have been perusing the cameras this morning. you are going to find a lot of
activity. typically there out of the roadway by 5:00. in maryland, things are very smooth. we like that. here we are in shady grove road. no problems coming out of frederick in montgomery county. the beltway books pretty decent between the wilson bridge and the american legion bridge. this should be gone by of these 5:00. more to come on the traffic side. >> new this morning a humanitarian and worker being held hostage by al qaeda says he will be killed unless president obama agrees to the did band appeared likes warren wind steen was kidnapped in august. -- agrees to the deal. warraen weinstienein
kidnapped in august. >> a man accused of killing his own son will be in court. match the price was shot to death saturday night. -- matthew price was shot to death saturday night. prosecutors say he shot his son. there is no reason why he killed him. >> the search will continue for the driver behind a fatal hit and won. shelinda arrington was hit after getting out of her own car on friday. officers are looking into what of this tragedy was fueled by road rage. -- into whether this tragedy was fuelled by road rage. like she was sitting criminology. curb violent -- >> she was studying
criminology. >> i would appreciate if they come forward. she did not deserve to die like that. >> friday morning, shelinda arrington stepped out to confront a female driver of another car. >> she was then run over and killed by the vehicle. a drunk suv, whose driver than fled the scene. >> soon after the incident, to people claiming to be witnesses told her that arrington jumped on the hood of the suspect's car moments before losing her life. >> this is sad. >> police need more people who saw the confrontation unfold to call them for the sake of a young woman who hopesed to
dedicate her life finding justice for others. >> i just have to pray that whoever did it will come forward. >> a motherher mother had not heard of the account of jumping on the hood. right now focus is on burying her daughter. abc 7 news. >> the medical examiner's office is trying to find out what caused the death of a maryland student. she was found dead in a car early yesterday morning. police say it is that clear howis not clear how long she was there. >> an accident caused the way for fans to trying to get last night's game. and was hit by a car -- a woman was hit by a car. the driver is stayed there at
the scene. the woman is intensive care with non-life-threatening injuries. bad news on the field for the mets. >> he broke his wrist while trying to make a catch. he will be out of the six weeks. the without to win at 9-3. >> turning to hockey, at the capital's hope to turn out against the rangers. tonight they're back in new york. highlights tonight on abc 7 news. >> the treasury department is reducing its stake in bailing out a.i.g.. we could be picking up the trading week with a bit of a sell-off. >> good morning. the sell-off indeed. it is not looking pretty. markets in asia and europe: off
overnight. uncertainty around europe. -- selling off overnight. uncertainty around europe. greek voters are flocking to anti-bailout parties. stock index futures are lowers. dax has a loss of about 100 points. the treasury department is cutting out the stake in a.i.g. it is cutting out shares on an offering of aig by $2 billion. this is the third offering since last may. because the treasury's a in the company to 63%. tsa hit a milestone. changes on the way for domino's pizza. i will have all the details in the next hour. that is business news. live in new york, abc 7 news. >> thank you. we will see you soon.
>> time for a check of traffic and weather every 10 minutes. >> good morning. >> it is a mild start. temperatures are looking a little cooler than last week. temperatures will be in the 70's. let's look at the numbers. 57 in arlington. 53 in winchester. a little cooler in huntington. 51 degrees. a few sunny breaks throughout the day today. pretty cloudy. you cannot rule out a patch of drizzle. highs today are around 70 degrees. and limited sunshine tomorrow. a better chance of late day showers tuesday afternoon and evening. it'll be warmer with a few sunny breaks. i think it will make it into the upper-70's. >> they are pulling
construction barrels onto the shoulder right now. interstate travel looks pretty decent. clear if you are going out to the airport. in virginia, a pretty good run. this is 95. good on the maryland side on i- 70. 95 out of southern maryland, good. will have a news choppers 7 in a little while. >> we will see you in a bit. >> a murder mystery at the site of the kentucky derby. what they're saying about the body found in a stable. >> we have a look at the week
>> checking our top stories. a man kidnapped by al qaeda says he will be killed unless the president agrees to the group's demands. he appeared in a video yesterday. he was the united states to stop air strikes in somalia and yemen. police looking for the shooter of shelinda arrington. she was struck after she got out of her car. road rage may have played a role.
jayson werth broke his arrest while trying to make a sliding catch. phillies ended up beating the mets. >> the 33rd law enforcement memorial service will be held this morning. this takes place at 11:00 a.m.. adobe front of police headquarters predict it will take place -- it'll take place in front of police headquarters. >> more sad news for the conflagration in ellicott city. a second victim has died. a homeless man shot the rev erend and brenda. then he shot and killed himself. he was told he should limit his visit to the church can treat. >> we will continue to --
pantry. >> we will continue to minister the people. >> she is a colleague of mine. i am sad. >> brenda of burlibrewington died. >> an autopsy today on a body found at the home of the kentucky derby. he was found in a stable area. it was discovered hours after the derby. they are investigating the death. we will await the corner. corner details. >> police did not believe that the death is connected to the race track or to the kentucky
derby. >> financial markets tumbling after a political upset in france. a socialist has a one the election appeared he rallied against austerity measures -- a socialist has won the election. he rallied against austerity measures. >> washington is preparing for a royal visit from prince harry. >> we will be expecting him on behalf of a wounded servicemen. >> prince harry will be here. >> are you serious? >> people had no idea that british royalty will be visiting the american capital. the son of prince charles has a couple of events planned. first up is a visit to the british ambassador's historic residence where he will meet with american and british troops
participating in the sporting competition for wounded servicemen. then he will receive a humanitarian award for his work with injured troops. >> he is a nice young man appeared >> even in a town used to celebrities, and they are not used to visits from royalty. >> it has been a long time. >> it takes away from the things we need to focus on. how are we going to solve our deficit? >> many think it is neat. she just moved here. >> i do not know of any royalty ever coming to seattle. >> later on, there will be some folks trying to get a glimpse of prince harry. if you are a big fan of the royal family, he is not expected to attend any event that are
>> we will look at traffic and weather. >> on a mild start to this monday morning. >> let's take a book that the numbers. -- let take a look at the numbers appeared 67 in the district. -- let's take a look at the numbers. 67 in the district. isolated sprinkles here and there. highs around 70 degrees. it will be a little bit like yesterday. limited sunshine tomorrow. a chance a scattered thundershowers lead in the day tomorrow. a good chance of rain on tuesday and wednesday. if you want to have your umbrella handy. the warmest day will be tuesday and saturday. otherwise, for the most part will be in the 70's.
>> we are thrilled to hear about the rain. i have been doing a lot of work in the garden. it needs its. i am pulling up of the interstate. they are working close to the beltway at landover. we will get the normal travel times between richmond and baltimore. a live look at virginia and maryland. we are going to and from the pentagon. dried payment and not much action. now back to the news desk. >> a lot of action at the box office this weekend. "the avengers" the mess see movie. >>-- the must see movie. >> it was the biggest opening ever.
coming in with behind was "think like a man." can see the domination on the screen. -- you can see the domination on the screen. >> $200 million. >> he might want to crank up the air conditioning. it may get a little steamy. >> 6 contestants remain. according to mark there is a new challenge for the couple. it is called the trio around. each team can recruit another professional dancer for their routine. tomorrow another couple goes home. catch all the dancing tonight on abc 7. >> this has spent a season of new changes. it is 66 degrees.
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visitor. learn what is bringing prince harry to the district today. >> scary moments during last night's lakers and the nuggets' game. obama and on the court during the game. good morning washington at 5:00 a.m. begins now. -- a woman walked on the court. >> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. >> good morning it's monday may 7. i am cynne simpson. >> i am steve chenevey. we will check in with lee sulisa in a moment but adam caskey first period >> a fairly gray day but there will be a few sticks of sunshine periodically. it is 64 degrees in cumberland,