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good morning washington. toss to eileen - more clouds than sun today; feeling great! - unseasonably cool, dry last weekend of august - rain chances return next week - tracking hurricane harvey - major hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph
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in the path of
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for impact. the storm -- upgraded to a category 2 hurricane overnight is only going to get stronger. texas' governor - already declaring a state of disaster in 30 counties as the storm makes it's way across the gulf of mexico. abc's janai n
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underway. harvey is already affected travel plans for many in
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storm. major airliners like - american, delta, southwest, and united have issued travel advisories for the affected aras and are already waiving change fees for travelers to reschedule flights. ryan hughes is live from reagan national with more on it's impact.
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we are keeping a close eye on harvey all morning long. stay with us for continuing coverage..on air and online. don't forget to download the stormwatch seven weather app -- and follow us on facebook and twitter. we are keeping a close eye on harvey all morning long.
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continuing coverage..on air and online. don't forget to download the stormwatch seven weather app -- and follow us on facebook and twitter. it's 5 xxx and still to come on good morning washington. who could forget this wild video! a car -- falling from a parking garage. now the car's owner wants
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happened. what their asking for. plus we are keeping a close eye on hurricane harvey. the gulf - expecting to get whalloped over the weekend. meteorgoligst eileen whelan - back with more on just how bad it could get.
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week - tracking hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph
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it's 5 xxx and coming up on good morning
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a cheerleader -- pushed to the limit. a cheerleader -- pushed to the limit. the details on this disturbing video. plus --did a family's home-security camera record images of a ghost? we'll let you watch the video and decide for yourself.
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myanmar. at least 32 dead - including 11 security personal in militant attacks on police posts. more than 20 posts were targeted by muslim militants in pre-dawn raids. as many as 150 militants are said to have been involved. this is the most significant outbreak of violence there since last october closer to home..new information this morning on this.. the video -- just hard to forget. a car- falling 7 stories from a texas parking garage back in july. now that car's owner is seeking more than 1 million dollars in damages from the garage's owner and management. she claims the owners were negligent for not upgrading the barriers. that woman says she accidentally pressed the gas instead of the brake. she's still undergoing medical treatment. troubling video out of denver this morning... showing a high school cheerleader - being physically forced to do splits. it turns out - this wasn't the only time
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parents say they went to the school about it but were ignored, until the video went viral. the cheer coach, high school principal and several other school administrators have been placed on paid leave. must-see video out of california -- about a dozen men -- clearing out a high-end eyewear store in laguna hills. they're in and out in less than two minutes. by the time the group leaves -- every display case and most desks are smashed. as many as 800 designer frames and sunglasses -- stolen! the loss equals about 200-thousand-dollar s. so far no arrests. new this morning. the f-b-i -- arresting a chinese national -- in connection to the malware used to hack the u-s office of personnel management back in 2015. that was one of the worst known hacks against the u-s government. the personal infomration of more than 21 million workers was compromised. the name of the man charged hasn't been released. the survivors of the sinking of the u-s-s indianapolis are thrilled that the ship's wreckage has now been found.
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after japanese torpedoes struck it. of the 12-hundred people on board, only 300 survived. and only 19 of those survivors are still alive. a search team funded by microsoft co-founder paul allen found the ship last week in the philippine sea. the wreckage was three-and-a-half miles beneath the ocean's surface. it's not halloween yet.. but one couple in new mexico says it's already seeing ghosts outside there home. yes..a real ghost and they say this proves it! the family says they can't be sure just what they see walking past their house. but -- they say the figure looks only vaguely human -- and they think it's a ghost. they say a man died in a home that used to stand on the site and it could be his
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to stand on the site and it could be his ghost! that home was torn down before theirs was built. time now for weather - more clouds than sun today; feeling great! - unseasonably cool, dry last weekend of august - rain chances return next
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week - tracking hr harvey - major hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph
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right now at 5:xx bracing for impact! hurricane harvey gaining strength
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become a monster category three storm by the time it slams into the texas coast. authorities warning people to evacuate. airlines starting to cancel flights and here at home we could see gas prices surge. good morning i'm autria godfrey. and i'm larry smith. stormwatch-7 meteorologist eileen whelan is tracking the storm - she joins us with the latest track. - more clouds than sun today; feeling great! - unseasonably cool, dry last weekend of august
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- rain chances return next week - tracking hurricane harvey - major hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph toss to ryan at reagan national
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5 xxx and developing now. a bizarre story out
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county. a couple arrested - fo
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10-year-old son john gonzalez is live from outide the home where it all happened. john? trt 11 out ... already too late. runners and bikers are on high-alert this morning after
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are on high-alert this morning after daylight attacks on a popular trail in arlington! a man with a laundry list of prior crimes allegedly exposed himself to two women on the custis trail near north calvert street wednesday afternoon. now we're asking police if there's a way to step up patrols. police also point out there are roughly 50 miles of
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police also point out there are roughly 50 miles of trail throughout arlington county. officers quickly tracked down and arrested the suspect -- marvin velasquez. the newest powerball winner..has already done what...many of us probably would've done.. she's quit her job! 53-year-old mavis wanczyk ("wan-zik") of masschusetts did not hesitate to claim the jackpot. she's now 758-million dollars richer -- after coming up with the right numbers in thursday's drawing. it's the largest payoff for a single winning ticket in north american lottery history. and it wasn't a million dollars, but some of us we struck it big here at abc-7 too! check this out.. yep -- 28 whole dollars! divided among 35 people in our newsroom who each pitched in five bucks... it breaks down to 80 cents per person. looks like everyone will continue to work..hopefully they don't spend it all in one place. it's 5 xxx and still much more ahead on good morning washington.
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hurricane harvey. the storm has texas in it's sights.. and it's not going to be pretty when it hits an update on it's path with eileen whelan coming up.
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- rain chances return next week - tracking hurricane harvey - major hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph
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time now 5 xxx.. and right now many
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all they can to get out. we are tracking it's every move..and it's potentially deadly impact.
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but the living room's pretty blank. we did a lot of research online. we just need to have a designer put it all together. mmm hmm. so, it's really nice when clients come in and have... done some of their own research. what do you think about these chairs and that table?
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ner was really easy. us being young professionals, we're so busy... there's no way we could've designed it ourselves. no. we love it!
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coast of texas. people living there - already feeling the outerbands . the national hurricane center says hurricane harvey is rapidly becoming more powerful. it's now a category 2 hurricane. and it's forecast to become a category 3 by the time it hits the middle texas coast late friday or early saturday. as andy rose reports, residents are preparing and evacuating. trt 1:27 oc soc - more clouds than sun today; feeling great! - unseasonably cool, dry
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- rain chances return next week - tracking hurricane harvey - major hurricane makes landfall late tonight today: mostly cloudy to partly sunny. pleasant. highs: 77-80 winds: n 5-10 mph tonight: partly cloudy to mainly clear. comfortable. lows: 54-64 winds: n 5 mph saturday: mix of sun and clouds. low humidity. highs: 76-79 winds: ne 5-10 mph we are keeping a close eye on harvey all morning long. we are keeping a close eye on harvey all morning long.
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continuing coverage..on air and online. don't forget to download the stormwatch seven weather app -- and follow us on facebook and twitter. right now-- a sailor from gaithersburg- among the missing after the u-s-s john s. mccain collided with an oil tanker near singapore this week. electronics technician second class kevin bushnell graduated from gaithersburg high school in 2009. he and nine other sailors remain missing. his community - now grieving. the navy has called off its sea search -- but is still searching flooded
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aboard the damaged ship. 5 xx and developing this morning.. we are getting closer and closer to the purple line we are getting closer and closer to the purple line becoming a reality. on monday, maryland governor larry hogan will join other officials for a ground breaking ceremony in hyattsville. the light rail is planned to run from new carrollton - to bethesda. last month, a judge reinstated the projects environmental approval. it does face some uncertainty though - as a lawsuit trying to block the project works through the court system. a big day - here at abc-7. this morning kidd o'shea is here annoucing the winners of our front of the line contest. trt 1:03 oc - nats we wil announce our next winner coming up in the 6
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good morning washington. those idol auduitions are in annapolis on september 5th. right now! here's your chance to turn back time! cher is coming back to mgm-national harbor, and we have tickets! we are lookiing for
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classic cher show september 3rd at mgm. just call 703-528-7334 to win. its friday - and you know what means. we check in with 97-point-one wash f-m's "loo and chilli" for their box office preview. both loo and chilli are off this week - so joining us are hot 99.5's toby knapp and 97-1 wash-fm's tessa hall. 97-point-one wash f-m's "loo and tessa
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still much more ahead on good morning washington in our 6'oclock hour. ryan hughes what are you working on.
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>> now, "good morning washington ," on your side. larry: bracing for impact. hurricane harvey upgrading fast. it could be a category three storm by the time h

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