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we've got breaking news. a verdict reached in the 2010 election right robocall case. >> juliless -- julius henson learns his fate. we continue with this hour's breaking news. the julius henson robocall jury has just
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found him guilty on one of the charges he's facing. wjz and derek valcort are live. good afternoon, derek. >> reporter: one of the four charges the jury has returned a guilty verdict after three days of deliberations. let's go through those charges with you. the first charge, the guilty charge was guilty of conspiracy to leave off the so-called authority line. that's the line at the end of the robocall that should have said paid for by the bob urlik campaign. they returned a not guilty verdict for leaving off the authority line. that has confused the prosecutor or julius henson. neither understand that. he was found not guilty of both charges of election frauder for trying to -- frauder for trying -- fraud for trying to trick voters to staying home on election night. this took place in 2010
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as polls for closing. bob urlik's campaign hired julius henson to send out a robocall to 112,000 voters. those calls went to democrats suggesting there was no reason to vote because the democrat was already winning. prosecutors say that amounted to a misleading robocall. they si it -- they say it was description and should have been -- deception and should have been punished. we spoke with julius henson just a few moments ago that talked to us about this 20 month or deal an he talked to us about what the campaign of governor bob urlik knew. >> probably some other senior people in the campaign office knew that day. i'm not sure what he knows. i don't think the state was interested in that. the state was interested
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in julius henson only. they didn't get -- bother to get their phones or raid their houses or do anything. from day one they decided it's julius, let's do him. >> reporter: of course bob urlik's campaign manager was convicted on these exact same charges. the skrur -- jury found him guilty of all four of those control charges. he does face possible criminal punishment, up to a year in jail. that is not at all likely to be the punishment he will face. sentencing for this one charge that he was found guilty of here today will happen on june 13th. we'll keep you posted. >> thank you very much. we will continue to follow this story an bring you the latest -- and bring you the latest. a manhunt involving murder and kidnapping is over.
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last night adam mays shot and killed himself as swat team moved in to arrest him. the missing sisters were found safe and have been taken to a hospital. mays was accused of killing their mother and their sister in order to abduct the girls. police say 26-year-old eric allen fell on to the pool deck at the holiday inn earlier this week and later died at the hospital. detectives are trying to determine from where he fell. a grand jury indicts a man with killing his wife more than 20 years ago. robert jared is now facing a murder charge. he was arrested a month ago. jared continues to be held without bail. new developments for a maryland aid worker imprisonened in cuban. we have more on his
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possible release. >> as you know, yons eyewitness -- eyewitness news has been following the allen gross case. cue bap says they will be -- cuba says they will be willing to release him but they want the u.s. to release five cuban spies. allen gross was sentenced to 15 years behind bars for smuggling illegal communication equipment into cuba. gross maintains he came to cuba as a aid worker. >> thank you. allen gross is pushing for a temporary release to visit his termly ill mother. that has been denied. this country's largest bank admits to a huge loss, a trading bet gone wrong. it's a $2 billion blunder for jp morgan chase. >> jp morgan chase is surprised
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$2 billion loss and it sent shock waives through wall street. the ceo made the arrangement to announce it to people. >> the new strategy was flawed, complex, poorly reviewed, poorly executed. >> the giant loss came from a trading portfolio. one í trader designed the investments from the uk office. the news sent chairs of jp morgan -- the news sent shares of jp morgan chase lower. >> the office that managed the losing portfolio was betting that the economic recovery would continue. last month's market was a disaster. die monld says the bank -- diamond says the bank remains profitable. >> it has proven to be risker and less volatile.
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>> diamond said the bank is learning from the mistake and will mix it. he admitted it's a major embarrassment. it has attracted the attention of the sec and is fuelling new debate on whether wall street needs a tougher crack down. >> jp morgan stocked over night dragging over stocks down with it. the markets are are actually all -- are actually all up of this noon. around maryland, another beautiful day out there. let's take a live look outside. the sun is shining brightly as we take a live look at the harper and baltimore city harbor just off to your right there. there's still a slight breeze in the air. we have complete first warning weather coverage. marty is enjoying this beautiful weather in the out back. tim williams is in the first warning weather center. >> good afternoon. we're look looking at a nice day shaping
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up. marty and i were just talking, the difference in today and yesterday, it's breezy today, yesterday it was windy. in this instance the difference is 10 miles an hour. right now 67. our normal high is 72. 52 out in oakland, bwi marshall, take a look at those winds around 13 miles an hour. add 10 and that's where we were yesterday. how does that play into a mother's day weekend that we've been expecting to be nice? more on those details let's send it out to marty bass. >> reporter: it's a very simple forecast as we move through the weekend. we get a bit of a warming trend here over the next 17, 18 hours. big dome of high pressure is going to kick in. this day will be in the low 70s. let's take a look at temperatures downstream and you will be able to see how mild it's going to get. tomorrow and sunday, looking at about 80
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degrees. noontime techl in term -- temperatures in memphis and atlanta, that's where it's coming from. it's 7 degrees warmer than it is here. tomorrow's daytime high 7 degrees warmer than this one. when is our next shot getting some rain? it's after the weekend but the early part of preakness week. a new team is set to take over the baltimore grand prix. a member of the racing family michael andretti is working with two business men to get it ready. leaders are con any dents the new degrees -- confident the new organizers will get the grand prix back on the fast track the oriels are preparing to take on the rays. they come tonight died where the o's for
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first place. see the moesh's day match up at 1:30 -- mother's day match up at 1:30 here on wjz 13. a new restaurant is hoping to draw a crowd. the bubba gump shrimp company is now open at harbor place. it's now open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner. >> they have cajun shifrp. sglz it's -- shrimp. >> it's a good deal. seek ing a dismissal, why john edwards defense attorneys think charges should be thrown out. >> the message behind the time magazine cover. >> blue skies an plenty of sunshine this friday afternoon. tim williams will be back with your updated first warning forecast. ,,,,
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after a fundraiser last night at george clooney's hollywood mansion which brought in $15 million. mitt romney will travel to north carolina to talk about jobs and the economy. he spent yesterday answering questions about a newspaper report suggesting he bullied a gay classmate. prosecutor have wrapped up their case and now defense lawyers for john edwards are asking for a dismissal of charges. edwards is accused of violating campaign finance laws. the defense is scheduled to present its case on mondays. time manager is sposhging con stroe ver si -- sparking controversy. the cover shois a mother breast-feeding her 4-year-old son. time says they ron their photo for attachment parenting. reaction on line says the photo went too far. >> you can't buy this kind of
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all right. how is it going? >> how come i always get this end. >> this is caleb. he's a 6 month old lab retriever mix. look, there's a steak out there, bro. >> a big bone. . >> he came with two sisters who have been adopted. he's looking for a home. he's going to be a lab, he's a big one. he's only 6 months old right now. he does need a good home. if you can help out, he's at the maryland spca. there's the phone number. caleb, right there out, look. there you go. >> all right. >> tim williams take it away, pal. it's going to be a beautiful weekend for caleb and all the other pets and people around. we're looking another a sunny day today, breezy. 67 right now at bwi marshall.
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34 is your dew point. just a delightful dry afternoon. winds from the west, northwest are going to shift here to the southwest and that's going going -- going to bring in warm air. 67 in dc and at bwi marshall. everyone in the mid 60s across the board. 66 and 67 seem to be the magic numbers across the entire state. clear skies, high pressure in control of the forecast. that high is going to dip down to the carolinas. that clock wise flow is going to bring in warm air. it's going to get this here on sunday into monday bringing a chance of showers on sunday evening and a better chance of rain on monday into tuesday. 74 for today with sunshine and just a few clouds out there. 44 for tonight. 80 tomorrow, sunny with plenty of sunshine that. forecast holds up through more's
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day sunday. marty will have the five day forecast coming up in just a few moments. till -- still to come, the leader death of children under the age of 5. >> for instant updates on all today's news log onto wjz.com. copd makes it hard to breathe, so i wasn't playing much of a role in my own life, but with advair, i'm breathing better so now i can take the lead on a science adventure. advair is clinically proven to help significantly improve lung function. unlike most copd medications, advair contains both an anti-inflammatory and a long-acting bronchodilator, working together to help improve your lung function all day. advair won't replace fast-acting inhalers for sudden symptoms and should not be used more than twice a day. people with copd taking advair may have
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this afternoon, saturday, sunday. monday probably sunny, 76. tuesday your yankees are in town, preakness week. it looks like maybe we'll get a nice shot of rain as a low moves up the coast. we'll see how it goes. we could use some rain. 76. we're going to clear it out, almost 80 on wednesday. don't miss the cbs prime time line up and then stay tuned for eyewitness news at 11:00. check this out, it's a silkscreen image of elvis presley that sold for over $37 million. it's one of 22 images of elvis treated by the artist. >> it's interesting if you go to the vma they have a collection of war hall. you have to look at them close for
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other up -- other images and things he did. he played around with them. you have to get really close. >> about like that. >> thank s for watching. >> happy mother's day everyone. >> yeah ,,,, ♪ so, this is delicious okay... is this where we're at now, we don't care anymore? we just eat whatever tastes good? excuse me? [ man ] like these sweet honey clusters, they're awesome so no way they're good for you. but i guess that's okay right?
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