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of a man accused of a spate of robberies and fairfax county. masked, armed, and carrying a weapon when he targeted a subway sandwich shop. leon: jay korff has the details. jay: this all went down just a few blocks from here. one of the wildest things about this, the federal affidavit that we received. they say this is the profile picture of the suspect. a neighbor took this cell phone video of federal agents wednesday morning after they charge into a home in this neighborhood, searching for a suspect to lived there. tom russell heard the commotion. grenade,h bang and then a bunch of federal agents in full body armor charged in a c
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found includes two pictures from his facebook page. one shows him with a black mask, the other with a shotgun in one hand, a gun in the other. was behind a he series of armed robberies in fairfax county. 26,t documents say on april he went into the back to work of a fairfax county restaurant, pulled a pistol on employee, took the money out of the register, and before fleeing threaten to kill an employee. he carried out another robbery in mclean in march. in each case, an employee, customer, or witness saw the same license plate number of the vehicle speeding away, which helped lead authorities to the suspect's home in burke. the neighborhood we spoke with told an interestin
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he said he is shocked by what unfolded because the suspect has always been very polite and courteous to him. during the blizzard a few months ago, that suspect was shoveling just about everybody's walk in the neighborhood. jay korff, abc 7 news. alison: thank you, jay. newse following breaking from margo, where debris from the beltway overpass has fallen onto richie marlboro road. these are live pictures of the cruise at largo, trying to repair the pothole damage on the beltway. richie marlboro road is closed. inspection teams are all the way to check it out. there were several issues on the same stretch of the beltway earlier today. leon: to the west coast, a situation happening in l.a., a loony situation. this man is
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tower of ktla l.a. there is word he is down on the ground now. at this point he was 80 feet up in the air, smoking cigars, watching something on his cell phone. firefighters laid a giant cushion on the ground to catch him in case he fell. alison: back at home, it keeps getting worse, even more issues on metro today. a delayed commute for thousands of people come and now there is a new ultimatum when it comes to safety. jeannette reyes is live with the demands being made by federal regulators. alison, in my hands are two pages, harsh words from the fans, demanding three segments of track, some from potomac avenue to a junction, making it abundantly clear this cannot wait. metro must
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agency demands, so urgent that metro is required to give it priority. smoke and fire events are a real concern for many. >> i have not been riding the trains. fromet medical centerte: van ness to the red line, and balston to east falls church on the silver line. this may cause delays and cause problems for riders. >> do what you got to do to get the job done. jeanette: they will be removing mud and debris from the tracks, fixing insulators, among a other fixes. of in a statement, they
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said the draft plan will be modified, and a final track plan will be released as soon as possible, but not likely ready by the original target date of may 15. what over timeline, passenger say they have no choice. >> if i cannot get where i'm going, i just have to walk. the doctor already said i should be doing walking anyway. fta has said if the demands are not met within a certain amount of time, they are serious about shutting down all of metro until it happens. metro g.m. paul wiedefeld has also shown and said that he is making safety a top priority. we expect to hear more from this chief safety officer tomorrow. jeannette reyes, abc 7 news. leon: there were problems during the nighttime rush. a power problem called single tracking at the stadiuar
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wheres the same spot there were issues monday, causing delays up to 20 minutes, creating congestion downtown. alison: when it comes to safety on metro, d.c. police chief cathy lanier says despite having a small force, metro transit officers are doing the best they can. chief lanier: every incident that is happening on metro is caught on camera, which is what we are trying to do. lanier hosted a community forum tonight. despite setbacks, problems like the crime victim hotline and rebates for security cameras are showing results. leon: the chief can fight crime, but cannot fight rain. weeks of raino here in d c which is a new record. meteorologist steve rudin is here with the word. enough is enough. steve: today was day
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number 15, and tomorrow a good chance most of the day will be dry. most of the day. outside right now, the visibility dwindling. fog moves in later tonight into early tomorrow morning. visibility is at three miles winchester, culpeper, dense fog will be west of d.c. for the rush-hour tomorrow. satellite and radar, showers overhead not a month into a lot tord showers dissipate patchy drizzle early in the morning. 11:00, 68 at 2 p.m., and a little bit of sunshine. however, do not expect absolute sunshine through the day. we are tracking a chance of showers during the late afternoon and early evening. more on that, plus an update on two cold fronts on the way later this week into the upcoming weekend. more campaign news --
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fighting over donald trump, the presumptive nominee. tonight, there are those within the party who have serious questions about his taxes and eligibility. jonathan elias has this developing story. jonathan: donald trump assaying out right he will not release his tax returns because he is being audited. majorms to be the first presidential candidate in 40 years to refuse outright to release that information. trump insist there is nothing to learn from his taxes. tonight, mitt romney slammed sayingver his refusal, it is disqualifying, suggesting the only reason to hide it is if there is a bombshell hidden. hillary clinton singing a similar tune. my husband and: i have released 33 years of tax returns. you have to ask yourself, why doesn't he want to release them? we will find out. will give my i return, but i am being audited now for two or three
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years, so i cannot do it until the audit is finished. jonathan: access per se there is no law preventing him from releasing information during an audit. speaking of money, critical scholarship cash in jeopardy until west virginia state lawmakers pass a budget. high school students will not be receiving their promise scholarship money. lawmakers will be meeting next week in hopes of reaching an agreement. the nearly $5,000 scholarships can really break college education for many students. alison: an urgent warning about sex-tortion on the campus of george mason university. studentse say that two were blackmailed over explicit videos, given to people who had gain their trust online. the suspect and threatened to circulate e
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the students did not pay $5,000. it is still an open investigation, but the police are asking in the other possible victims to come forward. leon: it turns out this type of crime has been seen around the sports world. -- this outburst was seen around the sports world. bryce harper has been suspended, which cannot come at a worse time as fans lined up for bryce harper bobblehead night tonight. robert: a perfect night for this, right? get the bobblehead, find out he is suspended. you cannot say those words, bryce. he played tonight, his appeal on the one-game suspension pending. bryce harper had a few words for the umpire about his ejection when the game was over. the rest of the nationals were celebrating the walkoff homer, harper turned to the ump and used one of those words you cannot say on television. not only did he get a one-game suspension but he was al
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tonight. nats win 3-2. we have highlights of that later in sports. ps to max scherzer, taking the spotlight off braced in it. alison: still ahead --the end of the road for the tsa? which city is threatening to ditch it to save you time. leon: the new wave of futuristic transportation, being tested right now. just how fast does it transport you? a lot of folks in this neighborhood are not happy because of what is over there and what it might be used for.
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alison: how about los angeles to san francisco in minutes? that is the race for transportation gold, hyperloop test biology -- technology being nevada.n it pushes people let's be's
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per hour. unveiledeur elon musk it as an alternative to high speed rail, but now several companies are racing to make it a reality as fast as possible. 700 miles per hour, leon. man. leon: that is crazy. outrage in montgomery county. the school system wants to build a bus depot inside of a neighborhood. people who live there say they theot want that with exhaust fumes and bosses at 6 a.m. tom roussey attended the heated gathering. several neighborhoods are opposed to this, especially the one behind me. 100 buses would be capped in this parking lot. because of regulation, they would have to test their horns every morning at 6 a.m. >>
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tom: the plan called for this crowd to sit quietly for 45 minutes. then they could ask questions. [commotion] tom: needless to say, they were having none of it. >> we want the specifics. tom: a jampacked standing room only crowd met inside college gardens elementary. before the meeting, some had already protested with signs and t-shirts. the basic issue -- by january the county once the school system to remove 430 buses from a depot near shady grove metro. the school system is considering putting 100 school buses in a parking lot at its headquarters across from montgomery college. are 120 feet from the curve edge. tom: the plan has infuriated
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>> i'm worried about my son's health. buses would be started early in the morning, and at 6:00 a.m. they would test their horns. >> i cannot imagine how aggravating it would be with 100 school buses driving through the congested area. tom: a spokesperson for the county school system said the school system would prefer not to put the school buses here but to leave them where they are for now, but they would need county council permission to do that. three county council members were at the meeting tonight. all of them said they opposed putting a bus depot in this lot. tom roussey, abc 7 news. alison: thank you. developing now, growing pressure on the tsa to shorten lines at the nations airports. yorkort authority of new and new jersey will be considering hiring private security at new work of liberty, jfk, and laguardia airports unless theim
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the problem but the cannot hire more screeners without -- you guessed it -- money from congress. privates that provide a screening must meet the same requirements as the tsa. leon: 7 on your side with a health alert -- you might reach for tylenol when you get a headache, but research says it made no mere feelings. ohio state university than the people taking acetaminophen were less likely to empathize with thothers. chicago today, this time lapse of fog rolling across the city. inibility dropped near zero many areas, causing driving hazards during the morning commute. leon: that is kind of crazy. alison: beautiful. leon: looks computer-generated. steve: and we have fog on the way later tonight. alison: of course. add it to the
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rain. steve: i believe the heaviest of the fault will be to the west. at the capitol dome come a little bit of fog right now. 59 at reagan national, the clouds and a little bit of drizzle. , 57r 60's fredericksburg winchester. the temperature not going to drop a lot overnight. we have a frontal system to the south. we are only cooler side of things with the warmer side now in the 70's nashville and knoxville and charlotte, upper 60's and raleigh. atew showers dot the radar this hour, not amounting to a lot overnight. showers dissipate, just some patchy drizzle with fog developing likely early in the morning. that may call some travel delays, so watch for that. leave a little extra early in the morning, especially in the western suburbs. 53 to
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light at five. in the morning, a cool start, in the 50's, grab a light jacket and we warm up as we move through the day with the hopes that we will have a little bit of sunshine by midday. should be drive for the rush-hour commute tomorrow morning. through the midday, clouds begin to break apart. outdoor recess for the kids come if you have lunch plans may be take advantage of the sunshine. stickexpect the sun to around. clouds increase, maybe a few showers by dinnertime, especially off to the west. a cold front on the way friday that is likely to bring thunderstorms, then a stronger second cold front for the day saturday will bring a showers and storms late in the day, followed by cooler drier air and sunshine most of the day sunday. the forecast for the day tomorrow, 70, morning
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of clearing. showers late tomorrow night. don't forget that this week is national police week. we have the 5k saturday, middle 60's for that. we have an up-and-down roller coaster in terms of the temperatures in the next seven days, but only in the 60's sunday. we will take that. that will be the first time with three days in a row without any rain. alison: whoo-hoo! steve: i like it. leon: speaking of seven in a row -- way, the bryce harper bobblehead, they say if you pull the string it's is a bad word. just kidding. bryce harper was suspended on his bo
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>> and now the toyota sports desk, brought to you by your local toyota dealers. the first 25 thousand fans today received a bryce harper bobblehead. at the same time, he received a one-game suspension, fined an undisclosed amount for his actions after monday night's game, when he was ejected in the bottom of the night, then came back on the field when the game was over and cursed at the umpire. he can play pending his hearing with major league baseball. tonight was not about bryce harper. it was max scherzer's night. he had the juice.
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tying the all-time record for strikeouts in a nine inning game, leading the nats two-way 3-2 win over the tigris. eachat the end of the day, start is great, and that is something we will remember. the year, what you remember is if you win the world series. that is the ultimate goal everybody plays for. these games are great, and we will always remember them, but we will always remember the world series, which is more important for me and the rest of my teammates as well. robert: max at a tall glass of lemonade after that. just kidding. the birds relying on the long ball to overcome, four home runs in their 9-2 win over the twins. good for them. nba playoffs, heat-raptors, series tied at 2-2.
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the big man rewarded on the other end, with a flush. raptors win 99-91, and take a 3-2 series lead. alive incap is still the stanley cup playoffs with the blues. leon: thank you for rubbing that in. robert: oh, no problem. alison: that does not really count. robert: forget i said it. leon:
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leon: pizza hut has delivered a pizza to the top of mount kilimanjaro. pizza hut says that are no point, car, a relay of professional hikers coming to special pizza backpack reused on the three-day trip. so much for 30 minutes or less. alison: you know that somebodyate it, happy to see it
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