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pretty great. that's what's making news in america this morning. >> stay with us for "good morning america." thanks for watching, everybody. have a great tuesday. >> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. >> straight ahead, a violent night in southeast d.c. shooting leaves one man dead and sends a police officer to the hospital. good morning, washington. it's tuesday morning, may 15. i am steve chenevey. >> i am cynne simpson. we get started with traffic and weather every ten minutes. but baden in a moment, first meteorologist adam caskey. >> moderate to heavy rain on morning.day i think we will break into a sunshine once we finally rainfall later morning and close to lunchtime, a few sunny breaks. light at the end of the tunnel. here is widespread showers
down 95 andd especially west of 95. in virginia, prince county, stafford county, spotsylvania is where we have heavy rain. it's marching northward and 95.llel to 66 and to fairfax county we have light to moderate rain. 270 and interstate 70, we have showers. not much else behind this morning rain. expect sunny breaks later this the midday. then more scattered afternoon thundershowers later on today of. for the high temperature. 80's tomorrow with more sunshine. >> wet pavement this morning. really of the volume is me, but it's very slippery. .e have a lot of hydroplaning i passed an accident on my way here. somebody is spun out, going a fast for the conditions for. visibility is very poor in the
that are experiencing a rainfall. i don't have any major now asts to report right as the beltway or the interest it. are handling our own out to the airport this morning. on itl keep an eye morning and to check back in 10 minutes. .ow to news thanks so much. one man shot and killed after investigators say the open fire officer in se >> . this happened at 10:30 last the 4200 block of sixth street for. police officer responded to a gun as a man carrying a walked two dogs if. when the officers confronted the that is when things. got things >> the produced a weapon and and returne officer and the officer returned fire and struck the individual multiple times if. the police officer who shot the man was taken to the with al for treatment
graze wound to the leg. police are investigating a separate shooting in southeast after 10:30 last ight in the 1500 block of streakv. in the footshot shot insecond man was the arm. arrest.no word on any >> closing arguments will in an effort by men to have the murder convictions overturned or get a new trial. killingre convicted of fuller in northeast d.c. in 1984 to. their lawyers as a police and prosecutors coerced confessions the men and withheld evidence that could clear them. expected to make a decision soon. we will get to see some of the evidence used in the trial of virginiaiversity of lacrosse player george huguely. a police interrogation video and materials will be presented during public viewings charlottesville today and tomorrow. was convicted in february of girlfriends ex- yeardley love in 2010. he is scheduled to be sentenced
in august. voters in board 5 in d.c. will have to the polls today to replacement for former thomas jr.harry >> polls open from 7:00 a.m. through 8:00 p.m. thomas resigned in january just before he pleaded guilty to $350,000 in city funds. d.c. mayor vincent gray is facing a self-imposed deadline today. last month he said he would for campaignans finance reform by may 15. a spokesman says the d.c. working onneral is the issue and a proposal is expected shortly. campaign for his present job remains under investigation. he signed a bill establishing a new ethics boards in a january and is not yet named his appointees. >> the d.c. council will cast on thest of two votes mayor's budget. of dollarst millions from human services programs and
of trafficuse cameras to raise revenue. council recently rejected the proposal to extend bar buts by one hour to revenue newe will now consider a extend our hours just on holidays. >> detectives also builds the them find alp person of interest in the woman sixf a pregnant ago on ninth street in southeast caused the death of .he woman's child, police are offering a $25,000 for information leading to an arrest or conviction. >> now to the issue front and center in the race for the battle over same- sex marriage. president obama will discuss it later this morning on "the view." >> my justice department has said to the courts we don't defense of marriage constitutional. this is something that had been determined at the state level. >> will you personally fight to
repeal that act? >> well, congress is clearly on notice, but i think it's a bad idea. >> you can watch the president's at 11:00e this morning write your on abc 7. republican ron paul says that he spending money on the campaign for president. he says he would continue the delegates to take the gop convention, however is going to be difficult. is only 171 delegates of shy71 delegates of the amount needed. >> and a reversal of roles for real estate agents. ellen has more. agents are now sellers.or this is as home inventories near lows not seen. since seen an online brokerage us places where the market competitive include
, and that'sd.c. where volume is on the decline. facebook ipo is later this week. the social media giant plans to raise the price range for the $35 a share. it could be announced today in a regulatory filing. while facebook does have 900 users around the globe, that one half of is just athink it fad.ng and changes are coming for facebook users and twitter changes. more on that later. ellen braitman reporting from headquarters for wjla. >> it is 63 degrees. >> still ahead, attributes still pouring in for police officers have died in a line of duty. we will tell you about today's
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early this morning. look at it on live super doppler 7 radar. the areas of yellow and orange, indicating heavy rain. are up and showers the 95 corridor and west of 270. virginia and even up over spring as a downpour into wheaton and crossing over the beltway. indicates a downpour hitting the beltway at this time. mind if you are in wheaton and silver spring momentarily. southbound on 95, heavy rain on woodbrige, pushing burke and fairfax station, that will approach the western edge of the beltway shortly. temperatures in the 60's. sunny breaks later this morning. rain this afternoon, highs in the mid to upper 70's. >> it's not having a sizable impact except that it's forcing people to slow down on the
highway. that's not a bad thing. it has scared away a lot of construction crews. us. is helping let's go to virginia. focused on maryland's last time. more of the same, rain, road spray, a little ponding because down. rain that's coming but no accidents and no construction really. we will keep an eye on it. back to you. >> thank you. 4:42, 63 degrees outside. >> day two of the special session maryland, what lawmakers expect to tackle. >> a health scare on "dancing with a heyou're going down!cing with
it's all over! no! it's not over yet! sofas that can take anything life throws at them. former university maryland student accused of posting online threats has a in upperoday marlborough. alexander song was arrested in threateninglegedly spree ona shooting campus. said, hopefully still enough people to make international news. is charged with eight misdemeanors and has been suspended from school indefinitely. the 31st annual national peace officer's memorial service will be today in d.c. law enforcement officers killed a line of duty last year will be honored. service starts at 11:00 a.m. on the west side of the u.s. capitol. there will be street closures in and there will be bus restrictions.
>> a massachusetts man loses his visiting the maryland and finds an inventive way to get it back. fisher leftists droid x phone at bentley's in college park. the person who took the phone demanded $150. agreed, but then enlisted the university of maryland police meekins.rian he posed as the victim and made the arrest. he just wanted to help me out. to do this so quickly. it's a good feeling. agreed operation. the suspect aparicio villacorta faces theft and extortion charges. day two of the special session in maryland. the senate is expected to approve a package of budget include taxt on individuals making than $100,000 a year and thanes making more $150,000. it's aimed at diverting about
$500 million in budget cuts. the house is expected to begin debating the bill this afternoon. a marathon session of the general assembly, the house of delegates rejected 29 106 amendments governor mcdonnell had offered. senate killed five amendments. mcdonnell issued a statement hisat 72% of didn't survived. credit soon will be easier for get to and from the metro station. metro is opening its first bike ride at the college park metro station this morning. people can park their bicycles secure enclosed area and have card access. you can see the bicycles there overnight. the facility has more than 100 bicycles. metro holding two public meetings this week on potential routesments to f4 silver springen carrollton, a first
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back.come time for traffic and weather every ten minutes. caskeyt with adam fourth happening outside. raining. >> that's the obvious. muggy.so very temperatures are in the 60's for the most part. we will rise to the mid to upper 70's this afternoon. is a look at live super doppler few spot light showers mary's county, calvert, all of southern maryland really. to the beltway, a heavy moving from the silver and beaten and pushing montgomery county and 95 north of the beltway. 86, areas of light rain in county and prince county and eastern fauquier county. down 95, the heaviest rain virginia, from fredericksburg northward into
bowl.ringfield mixing this grain will be moving out of -- this rain. morning withins the next couple hours. have a little sunshine, but don't let that deceive you. more rain is on the way this and into the evening. a little bit of everything today. highs in the 270 is. seven 7. tomorrow with partly cloudy skies. slight chance of light showers. beautiful thursday through the weekend, nothing but sunshine. >> ok. 95 virginia northbound, an near quantico marine base. is blocking two lanes northbound. only one lane get by. and showthrough 395 you the pace. a disabled vehicle on the right shoulder. not bad between duke street and
seminary road where they are focused on this broken-down vehicles. back to you. >> thank you. the judges handed out several during lastes night's semifinals of dancing. the final four stars performed two numbers that their life story. did not end without a health scare a. maria menounous and her partner tango and then with a perfect score. back with 29 out of 30 the jive, ending the night of 60st place with 59 out points. injured feet still wrapped .ike mummies everybody thought she would gone in the third or fourth week. she is in first place to go into the finals. unbelievable. i love this more than anything i've ever done. i don't want to stop. one more week, please.
28 points for the tango and 30 points for the .amba >> when you work so hard, it good. [unintelligible] at least we did everything we could. we got a perfect score. >> in third place was donald driver. 28 for this first chance and 29 .ore for the samba >> just to get the two tens, we pushing for them for awhile. we are ready. we have a lot of tricks up our sleeves to. >> katherine jenkins started the with 29 for the quickstep. up with anssed injury to boots got them triple salsa, a fourth place finish. >> it has been amazing. we have worked really hard.
just want her to be all right. she is one of the strongest dancers ever on our show. >> we will get some musical underwood,m carroll ages numberf featuring mary j. blige. abc news reporting. >> one of the professional wants oprah winfrey to be his partner next fall. >> that would be something. dance professional val chmerkovskiy says that he thinks winfrey would be in a hard worker and that would make her great partner. wants someone who would have the desire to do well. from oprah so far on whether she will accept that invitation. think she has her hands full right now. off oprah?s >> next week is the finale in
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on the shootout killed one man and injured an officer. and president obama paying a senate and "the view." >> lady gaga making headlines for her fashions. a dress made from raw meat. good morning washington at 5:00 now.begins >> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. not awareglad you did that this morning. that andthinking about flies.t about good morning, i am cynne simpson. >> i am steve chenevey. it's raining. here's adam caskey. >> some heavy rain here and there early this morning. 4:59. let's look at the radar. you can see widespread up and the 95 corridor, especially