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and i think he's a narcissistic maniac. whatever you call him, we're not letting him bring his hate into virginia. county. a double homicide overnight. we're following the developing situation. plus - an n-s-a contractor busted - accused of leaking top secret documents. the crackdown from the f-b-i. and a warm and sunny tuesay- and we've got even better weather to come. what day this week eileen is giving a five-star forecast. good morning washington. toss to eileen - sun returns today; less humid - nice! - cloudy & cooler tomorrow - fantastic friday - 90s sunday through early next week today: partly to mostly sunny. less humid. breezy. highs: 77-80
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tonight: increasing clouds. isolated showers. lows: 56-60 winds: n 5-10 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy to overcast. cooler. isolated showers, especially early. highs: 66-69 winds: ne 5-10+ mph
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breaking news at 5:xx from
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two people shot dead overnight. suzanne kennedy is live in montgomery village - suzanne? suitland parkway is back open after a serious crash.
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is dead. this was the scene overnight in hillcrest heights. police cleared the intersection near naylor road about 30 minutes ago. happening now - take a look at this - a hydrant bursts in camp srings, and 14 hours later, still a complete mess. this was the scene on allentown road, near branch avenue yesterday afternoon, and lanes are still closed now. we'll have an update from our john gonzalez on the scene in the next thirty minutes. devel
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leaking classified information on russian hacking faces ten years in prison. reality winner is a contractor with pluribus international corporation in georgia. she was arrested saturday. investigators say last month she removed classified material from a government facility, and mailed it to an online news outlet. the n-s-a report provides details about a 20-16 russian military intelligence cyberattack on a u.s. voting software supplier. but there's no evidence any votes in the election were affected. we'll have more on this story, coming up at 5:45. this all comes as we await testimony from fired f-b-i director james comey. the showdown is set for thursday morning. and today - word the white house will not" try to stop it. that means you can expect to hear about comey's private conversations with the president. lawmakers will ask if the president wanted comey to pledge loyalty. and if comey was pressured to drop his investigation into fired national security adviser michel flynn. they will also ask if comey told the president- that he wasn't under
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washington is a-buzz as we await this big hearing. we've even heard of a d-c bar - shaw's tavern - opening early to host a watch party. we will carry the entire hearing live thursday morning as it happens - right here on abc-7 - and on our sister station newschannel 8. special live coverage begins at 10 a-m. happening today.. it's the 73rd anniversary of d-day. a ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. at the world war two memorial to commemorate the event. on june 6th, 1944.. 160-thousand allied troops landed on the beaches of normandy, france to fight nazi germany. this was the beginning of the end of hitler's regime. nine-thousand allied soldiers were killed or wounded during the invasion. today, d-day veterans will place wreaths at the world war two memorial, in memory of those soldiers. coming up - breaking news in the war on terror. the new offensive, happening right now to take down isis.
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like when you head out today. lower humidity on this tuesday. another check of the forecast is next.
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anyone can dream. making it a reality is the hard part. from the b-2 to the upcoming b-21, northrop grumman stealth bombers give america an advantage in a turbulent world. and we're looking for a few dreamers to join us. - fantastic friday - 90s sunday through early next week today: partly to mostly sunny. less humid. breezy. highs: 77-80 winds: nw 5-15 mph ton
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lows: 56-60 winds: n 5-10 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy to overcast. cooler. isolated showers, especially early. highs: 66-69 winds: ne 5-10+ mph
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in afghanistan. officials now saying last week's truck bombing in kabul killed more than 150 people. that raises the number dead by more than 60. at least 400 other people were hurt. the kabul suicide bombing is now the deadliest attack in afghanistan since the 2001 invasion to bring down the taliban. the taliban has not claimed responsiblity for this attack. and right now we're also following breaking news in the war on terror. just in the last thirty minutes we've learned a u-s backed syrian force has launched an offensive to capture the city of raqqa from the islamic state. that's become the isis capital in syria. this comes as we're learning new information about the isis fighters
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terror attack in london over the weekend. sam sweeney is at the live desk with more. adriana--- the around the clock terror investigation continues this morning. the 12 people arrested after the attack have all been released without charges. all 12 taken into custody in east london, the same area where the 2 identified attackers were living. this morning we are still waiting to find out the identity of third terrorist shot dead by police. this morning british intelligence officials say they knew these men, but had no evidence this attack had been planed out. prime minister teresa may demanding a new apparoach to fighting terror.. there have been 3 attacks in the uk that have killed 34 people in just the last 75 days. this morning - the mayor of london is calling on the british government to cancel a state visit from president trump. it follows comments made by the president this
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mayor sadiq kahns response to the terror attacks. in a tv interview - khan says- quote- "i don't think we should roll out the red carpet to the president of the u-s-a in the circumstances where his policies go against everything we stand for." developing now. police are learning more about the disgruntled former employee that went on a deadly shooting rampage at a local business in orlando. army veteran john newman singled out his former co-workers killing five of them before turning the gun on himself. police say newman stormed the budiling with a gun and knife with revenge on his mind after he was fired in april. he targeted his former managers and others. newman was arrested for assaulting someone at the same business three years ago. eight people inside the business survived. caught on camera. a man spotted tossing tables and chairs at customers inside a massachusetts dunkin donuts. the suspect dressed in a black shirt is caught on surveillance picking up a table and hurling it towards a disabled man. moments later he picks up a chair..then a napkin holder and a bicycle seat
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caught up in the chaos. the victim and his attacker then go blow for blow. the attacker was later arrested and charged with assault. and also caught on video -- the ultimate example of being hangry. a woman - berating a mcdonald's employee -- then throwing punches -- and even a sandwich! the reason? it was taking the workers too long to get the woman her mc-chicken sandwich. then - the hair pulling starts... and things get nasty. the woman though - manages to run off before police arrive. turning to sports.. the nats have now won 6 of their last 7 games as they the nats have now won 6 of their last 7 games as they continue their west coast trip. they began their three game set against the l-a dodgers last night. second inning - anthony rendon with a solo homer to get the nats on the board. to the third - nats showing off their
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turning with a pretty play at short stop. nats go on to win 4 to 2. the stanley cup finals is now a best of 3! last night the nashville predators defeated the pittsburgh penguins 4 to one to tie the series up at 2 games a piece. predators goalie pekka reenie with several incredible saves to keep the penguins off the board - he had 23 stops. game 5 is thursday in pittsburgh. game 3 of the n-b-a finals is tomorrow night - and this year's matchup between the warriors and cavaliers is bringing night - and this year's matchup between the warriors and cavaliers is bringing in big viewers. the first two games of the series are the most-watched since michael jodan's final championship in 1998. according to nielsen, games one and two drew an average of 19.6 million viewers... up five percent from last year. again, game three is tomorrow night, right here on abc seven. time now for weather
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humid - nice! - cloudy & cooler tomorrow - fantastic friday - 90s sunday through early next week today: partly to mostly sunny. less humid. breezy. highs: 77-80 winds: nw 5-15 mph tonight: increasing clouds. isolated showers. lows: 56-60 winds: n 5-10 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy to overcast. cooler. isolated showers, especially early. highs: 66-69 winds: ne 5-10+ mph
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apple has a unveiled new products and software updates. abc's diane macedo and kendis gibson
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we take some unexpected extra steps to raise healthy chickens with no antibiotics ever. like putting oregano in their water.
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ics in their diet. perdue. over 200 products no antibiotics ever. rrator: "the time is to do what is right. ralph northam. army doctor during the gulf war. volunteer director of a pediatric hospice. progressive democrat. in the senate, he passed the smoking ban in restaurants, stopped the transvaginal ultrasound anti-choice law, and stood up to the nra. as lieutenant governor, dr. northam is fighting to expand access to affordable healthcare.
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progress every day. and he won't let donald trump stop us. we take some unexpected extra steps to raise healthy chickens with no antibiotics ever. for example, thyme. it's part of our 100% veggie diet and helps support their immune system. perdue.
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the insurance companies and the credit card companies and the wall street banks - that's what tom perriello is about. i was proud to stand with president obama because progressive causes have been my life's work. i'm tom perriello, and i'm running for governor to reduce economic inequality, raise wages, eliminate the burden of student debt and protect our climate. together we really can build a virginia that works for everyone. than 16 hours later. breaking news from montgomery county. two people shot dead overnight. new details about the investigation - just coming in. and new this morning - car
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a says you should pay more for now - to save big later. good morning washington im larry smith. and im adrianna hopkins. we'll check in with eileen in a minute... but first we want to get that mess in maryland. john gonzalez is live in camp springs.. john toss to julie
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- sun returns today; less
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- sun returns today; less humid - nice! - cloudy & cooler tomorrow - fantastic friday - 90s sunday through early next week today: partly to mostly sunny. less humid. breezy. highs: 77-80 winds: nw 5-15 mph tonight: increasing clouds. isolated showers. lows: 56-60 winds: n 5-10 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy to overcast. cooler. isolated showers, especially early. highs: 66-69 winds: ne 5-10+ mph i'm sam sweeney at i'm sam sweeney at the live desk. happening right now - a mom and her
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i'm sam sweeney at the live desk. happening right now - a mom and her baby - missing in the district. take a good look at your screen. this is 17-year-old "deavijon lee" and her 7-month old daughter alicia. the two were last seen on friday in the 26-hundred block of "bowen road" in southeast. d-c police say it's critical they are found. call if you know anything about where they might be. some fairfax county teachers are upset about a new policy regarding raises. teachers are upset about a new policy
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next year, only teachers with master's degrees will be getting cost of living increases. and teachers with more than roughly 19 years of experience will no longer be getting those raises. impacted teachers say the new policy will likely cost up to 700 teachers two-to-four-thousa nd dollars a year. last year, the county stopped providing financial assistance for master's degrees. the school system blames current funding realities and the failure of the meals tax referendum for the budget cuts. seven is on your side this morning - keeping your car in top shape. a new study just released says there's one thing worth spending a little more on. according to triple a- upgrading to synthetic engine oil is worth the extra cash. tests conducted by the travel group found synthetic oil outperformed conventional oil nearly 50 percent of
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the switch would cost you about $64 dollars more a year. regular oil, will still do the trick... but triple a says synthetic will significantly better protect your engine in the long run. after a gloomy start to the week the sun returns this morning... and with it, less humidity. stormwatch seven is tracking the change - next. ♪ pro-tip for making ribs:
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humid - nice! - cloudy & cooler tomorrow - fantastic friday - 90s sunday through early next week today: partly to mostly sunny. less humid. breezy. highs: 77-80 winds: nw 5-15 mph tonight: increasing clouds. isolated showers. lows: 56-60 winds: n 5-10 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy to overcast. cooler. isolated showers, especially early. highs: 66-69 winds: ne 5-10+ mph
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her name is reality winner. this morning she's her name is reality winner. this morning she's accused of leaking a top secret
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accused of leaking a top secret document on russia hacking to the media. now's she's facing jail time but there is one thing she could have done - that may have made it a legal leak. suzanne. suz live tease
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the suitland parkway is back open after a serious
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at least one person was killed. this was the scene overnight in hillcrest heights. police cleared the intersection near naylor road about an hour ago. the identify of the victim has not been released. developing now.. a federal contractor is charged with leaking classified information on russian hacking. sam sweeney is at the live desk with more. adrianna--- the invesitgation surronds a 25 year old woman--- her name: reality winner. she is a contractor with pluribus international corporation in georgia. she was arrested saturday.. at her home. her facebook lists her current town as
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last month she printed a classified n-s-a memo.. and sent it to an online news outlet. the n-s-a document details a russian cyberattack on a u.s. voting software supplier in 20-16. but there's no evidence any votes in the presidential election were affected. congressman jason chaffetz says there "are" legal ways in which you can have whistle-blower protection. winner was working in the georgia winner was working in the georgia location since mid-february, and had top secret clearance. she appeared in court yesterday, but did not enter a plea. she has a detention hearing on thursday. investigators say they tracked her by reveiwing who printed the document and then searching each persons email for correspondence
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involved. if convicted, she faces up to ten years in prison. this all comes as we await testimony from fired f-b-i director james comey. the showdown is set for thursday morning. we will carry the entire hearing live as it happens - right here on abc-7 - and on our sister station newschannel 8. special coverage begins at 10 a-m. caught on camera.. a thief stealing large landscaping equipment in broad daylight! the man was seen stealing a leaf blower from a pickup truck friday afternoon.. near grant circle in northwest d.c. he returned shortly afterward, apparently hoping to steal more. the thief and his getaway driver are still at large. the leaf blower's owner says he turned his back for only a moment. but the thief managed to snat
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if you have any information, you're asked to call d.c. police. the bill cosby sex assault trial resumes today in norristown, pennsylvania. the actor and comedian is charged with drugging and assaulting former temple university employee andrea constand back in 2004. dozens of women have made similar accusations.. but this is the only case to go to trial. yesterday, another alleged victim took the stand. prosecutors introduced her testimony in an attempt to show cosby had a "pattern" in his assaults. a defense lawyer told jurors.. constand made up a defense lawyer told jurors.. constand made up the assault. the attorney cited 53 phone calls she made to cosby after the alleged incident. and he said that showed she had not been attacked. cosby has denied any wrongdoing. coming up at six - breaking news from a flight in australia. the note found that led to one passn
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revoked. what ten incoming harvard students posted that got their acceptance taken away.. and all this week - good morning washington is celebrating fairfax! we've got four tickets to giveaway to this weekend's festival coming up at six. and good morning washington will be at the festival this weekend handing out these cup of joe coloring sheets. all you have to do is color him in - and then take him out on trips with you - and take pictures with him! think the next generation of flat stanley. it's 5: and time for a check on weather. - sun returns today; less humid - nice! - cloudy & cooler tomorrow
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the insurance companies and the credit card companies and the wall street banks - that's what tom perriello is about. i was proud to stand with president obama because progressive causes have been my life's work. i'm tom perriello, and i'm running for governor to reduce economic inequality, raise wages, eliminate the burden of student debt and protect our climate. together we really can build a virginia that works for everyone.
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now, good morning washington. we begin with a breaking news alert. larry: a deadly double shooting in montgomery county. the community rocked by a night of violence. >> and a water main break wreaking havoc. more than 17 hours after it started on allentown road -- caving in. larry: we are live with all of the breaking details. john

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