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. right now on "news 4 today," an inmate ties in police custody. what we're finding out as investigators piece together an emergency in northern virginia. a teenage boy gunned down at a d.c. metro station. new concerns about safety for riders as a family pleads for answers. three for three. bernie sanders pulls off win this is alaska, hawaii and washington state. the big challenges that lie ahead in the race for the white house. thank you for joining us this easter sunday. i'm meagan fitzgerald. >> and i'm chris gordon. now it will be a lot cooler today. and for those of you heading out to services, you may want
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bring a rain coat. tom kierein is tracking some showers moving our way. >> good morning. good to have you with us. we're starting off very early on this easter sunday morning with increasing clouds. looking at the radar, don't have any rain in the vicinity. so you won't need a rain coat yet. but looking there at the far southeastern part of virginia, just south of williamsburg over to norfolk, there are some showers there, but the track on these showers is moving off to the north and east. so it will stay well south of the metro area as it does track across the lower part of the bay and southern part of the eastern shore. so we'll stay dry here in the metro area for the morning hours. it's later this afternoon that we might get a few sprinkles coming through. and not as cold this morning. we're in the upper 30s under a mostly clear sky to our west. send valle shenandoah valley. to the south temperatures in the mid and upper 40s. and forward through the day on this easter sunday,
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still might have sunshine coming through. upper 50s and cloudy by 2:00 p.m. slight chance of sprinkles during the afternoon. mid-50s by 6:00. a look at the next seven days in a few minutes. developing this morning, the alexandria police department is investigating an in-custody death. a 54-year-old male inmate has a medical emergency and was are youred to inova alexandria hospital, but died just after 11:00 p.m. the man was in the cuss did i have the sheriff's office and being held on firm charges, but police are not revealing cha those are. and it was a back night for bernie sanders. it was clean sweep of the caucuses held on saturday.
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washington state. with his latest group of wins, the democratic candidate is looking ahead. this is the campaign of energy, of pmomentum, will lead to it a large voter turnout in november and victory. >> he's still about 700 votes behind hillary clinton in delegates. the next chance to add to his delegate count is at the wisconsin primary on april 5. and in the next half hour, chuck todd joins us. coming up on today's show, he will talk to bernie sanders and governor john kasich about the race to the white house. that's this morning at 10:30 right after news 4 tod"news 4 ." right now people are gathering for one of the nation's largest easter masses on the steps of the lincoln memorial. the am
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states and many foreign countries, as well. it starts at 6:30. volunteers are there to help you find parking. well, a lot of closures are already in place in old town alexandria today. last year president obama and the first family spent their easter sunday at the historic alfred street baptist church. and street closures are along route 1, duke and alfred. if you're traveling in that area, give yourself some extra time. and here is a look at pope francis delivering mass at st. peter's square. tens of thousands came out for the traditional easter bleaching and speech on world affairs. pope francis has spent the last few days denouncing those carrying out terrorist attacks while
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d.c. mayor muriel bowser says a dealer who gunned down a teen will be brought to justice. he was shot as he waited on the platform at the deanwood station. darcy spencer has more on why police say the boy was targeted. >> it was wrong. it was totally wrong. >> reporter: this woman was with her daughter and grandkids getting ready to ride the train at the deanwood metro station when the shots rang out. >> all i heard, they shot my son and the baby was crying. so i was trying to console them. >> reporter: a teen arager shotd killed in broad daylight on the platform at the station in northeast d.c. >> what did yyou do. >> >> grabbed my kids. >> reporter: the boy was taken to the hospital wher
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died. the station was shut down for hours as police scoured the crime scene. shuttle buses were offered to riders who were stuck at the station. police are reviewing security camera it footage as they search for the shooter. police say the victim was targeted. >> any idea what this was about? >> don't know. we don't know what the subject matter was. but it doesn't seem to be ran tomorrow. >> reporter: mayor bowser promised police would find whoever opened fire. >> we're going to make sure that all of the resources of this government brings these people to justice. >> reporter: the shooting is the latest act of violence on metro property. >> i would in the catch deanwood train no more. an american couple missing since the brussels airport bombings have been confirmed ted. family members confirmed take justin and stephanie shults were killed tuesday. the couple was dropping stephanie's mother off at the
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went off. the two moved to belgium two years ago it for work. at least 31 considwere killed ae than 200 hurt in the terror attac attacks. and the first criminal charges have been filed in connection with the attacks. belgian prosecutors say the man had a core role. he was arrested thursday in a raid and charged with terrorist murder. two other men have also been arrested and charged with involvement in the activities of a terrorist group. well, it will be a much cooler and colder and cloudier easter sunday. storm team 4 is tracking showers that could impact your plans this afternoon. and on your monday morning commute. there was a ton of kids crying because they either didn't get anything, were pushed over. >> pushing and shoving leads to chaos at an easter egg hunt. what
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rockville's hard times cafe has reopened after a cyber attack forced them to close. the restaurant had to temporarily shut down after its computers got infected with something that is known as ransom ware. according to our news partner wtop, the restaurant had to either pay the $10,000 ransom or rebuild its computer system from the ground up. close to three dozen employees lost income while the restaurant was closed. restaurant will be closed today for easter, but will reopen for normal hours tomorrow. well, connecticut easter egg turns kay on the tchaotic. >> witnesses say adults were pushing kids as they tried to find eggs. imagine that. this happened in orange,
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connecticut. staff said they put out 10,000 eggs over three fields. different age groups were supposed to egg hunt at different times, but some parents didn't listen.trampled stole a child's eggs. >> someone took the egg and broke my bucket. >> it was ridiculous, the parents were lit he early a poster for everything not to do p. >> the staff says they were so overwhelmed with the crowd they couldn't control it. >> that is just wrong in every day. >> why steal from kids. but a lot of egg hunts planned for today. >> a lot of folks leaving early for s sunrise services. and we're starting
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still peak blossoms. all the neighborhoods are looking beautiful. sunrise this morning is right at 7:00. we'll have the clouds on the increase during the day and there is just a slight chance of some afternoon sprinkles or maybe a little bit of drizzle. greater chance of rain later this evening. right now getting rain south of williamsburg over to norfolk and south of richmond, that is tracking off to the north and east. so this will stay well south of the metro area throughout the morning hours. it's not until later today, late afternoon and evening, that we will likely see some rain beginning to move in. here is the hour by hour timing. by 2:00 this afternoon, maybe a little light rain and sprinkles, northern neck over to richmond and perhaps near tread ricks about your. it's after that maybe around 5:00 this area in green, zone of potential light rain moving in. just sprinkles early evening, but the greater chance of any
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aftered my knmidnight. rain through the morning commute. starting off early monday morning, some passing hours. but is it is it look like by around 10:00, 11:00 in the morning, most of the rain will be ending on monday. right now a chill in the air. we're in the mid to upper 40s metro area. in the 30s shenandoah valley. if you're planning on a run early this morning, you'll stay dry. by 10:00, mid-50s. by noon, it should begin to climb into the upper 50s and holding steady but just a small chance of sprinkles and drizzle. . bus stop tomorrow morning for students going back to school, temperatures in the mid-50s, a few showers. but in the afternoon, upper 60s with a blustery wind. pollen count is high. we'll get that washed out by the rain later tonight into tomorrow morning. and then drying out monday afternoon and then sun back on tuesday with highs reaching near 60. and then oned
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toward the end the week on thursday and friday, temperatures near 70 thursday and friday. might get showers on thursday. next week end we'll begin to dry out. next up is "reporter's notebook." >> and we'll be back in 15 minutes with more of the new's stop stories. welcome to "reporter's notebook." two word, pepco-exelon. i almost expect to hear thunder kr crashing this tin the backgroun. is it a done deal? we spent the last half hour trying to if i trying to figure it out. is it a done deal? >> it probably is however the mayor is registering big on that position. but an agency has already okayed it. >> public service commission. >> that's right. she can bring suit
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understand. they could use the bully pulpit. but unless somebody wants to change their mind or revisit this, which i don't think the principals want them to do, it looks like it's going ahead. >> i don't think the commission wants to revisit it. i would guess they want this off their late, they want this to move along. i think where it gets -- i know where it gets murky is that the mayor wants to have some control over that money that pepco-exelon says it will put out there. >> the $72 million. almost 73. >> and the commission is saying, listen, we basically don't trust that you'll handle the money in the right way. he we don't trust that all this money will go to decrease rates. they say they will give $50 back to residents, a one time payment p . on the counter side, they say then what happens after that. >> even if the rates hold
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year or two, they're saying now maybe it would hold by 19-20. so four years from now. but dave is right, the mayor's only choice would be a lawsuit and that would many maybe tie it up. but then the reality is that these two entities, these giants being they know where they're going to be five years out. sten ye ten years out. and in-the big business, chamber of commerce, the agencies, it's a done deal. and so we might as well just -- you can fight it, but i think it's a done deal. >> i'm a little surprised that there hasn't been more push back. activists have talked about the renewable energy level and that will retard the progress of the district. >> explain why. >> the distct
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toward renewable energy, wind, solar. and they feel that pepcopepco-e, because it's nuclear -- >> larger opener of nuclear. >> that's right. why would they want wind energy. it seems that opponents would also say even though the former mayor said, listen, it's also going to bring 100 jobs, could you really argue 100 jobs over the long haul how much of a difference will that make. sounds good when you say jobs and maybe lower rights. >> 100 jobs for how long. but the reason i'm smiling is when you said windmill, wihere o you put a windmill in the district? >> well, wind energy. >> no, it's not going to happen in the district of columbia. >>
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>> the big discussion is rate increases. no matter what they say, there is really no guarantee. >> and the "washington post" was saying expect a rate increase by this summer because that's what exelon did when it merged with the you utility in baltimore. >> and the question is do you get a lot of other benefits which the proponents say in spite of that, it will be better. well, we'll see. >> they say better service, less power outages. >> but what else are they going to say? >> we'll take you for a ride. you'll run out of gas in that ride. >> exactly. >> all right. we have just a couple minutes. i don't know if we can do this quickly. governor hogan in maryland, a democratic lawmaker in annapolis is saying, listen, rutrump yes
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no. a big sign says silence equals endorseme endorsement. >> they're trying to hang trump on every republican that they can find. trying to smoke them out. what are you going to do. and all the republicans a are trying to say we'll see or i'll support the nominee. because there could be some down ticket effects on the republicans if trump is at the top of the ticket. other people say first of all in the house, it will be hard to knock out any republicans. senate might be different. locally if they're starting to start some kind of a political brush fire in maryland by embarrassing hogan, i don't know how far that will get. >> he didn't say up or down, but he said that the whole race itself is -- >> he doesn't want to endorse nip which we've had to remind him that he did endorse chris christie who jumped out of the race. but to dave's point, nationally
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i think locally it's so different especially in maryland. testimonies drought number republicans 2:1. hogan is an anomaly. so if democrats can hang this on hogan, make him take a position, i think they feel like maybe that could drag him down a bit where his poll numbers are pretty high. but this is the long game. and in the long game is the convention. hogan has to lead his delegation to the republican convention. he certainly isn't going to move because democrats force him. so he knows the strategy is you can put as many billboards up, i have to lead my delegration into cleveland and i'm not about ready to tip my hand because i don't know what i will be offered it that become as brokered convention. >> i don't believe the maryland primaries are for a bit more time. >> april 26. >> so
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welcome back. $15 an hour, that is the minimum wage that d.c. mayor muriel bowser would like to see by 2020. great for the workers, but what will that do for competition. >> it's probably having an effect already. in july it will foe up from $10.50 to $11.50. and sofoe up from $10.50 to $11.50. and so there is a
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jurisdictions already. but some could argue that the cost of living in the district, that this affects the minimum wage and d.c. i believe is the highest in the nation. i think what's interesting is low the mayor is pushing for this, vincent gray also pushed this $11.50. the key here is that the coundcl chairman is now onboard. before he was luke warm because what would it mean for businesses. >> that's always the argument. but there are states and jurisdictions that have done it and there is no proof that it drives business out. now, of course the one thing that is different is that we've got virginia on one side and maryland on the other. but i think what the mayor is doing is taking the leadership position. so she takes the position in the district, she takes the lead. and then you know the governor this virginia who is democrat, he will take the lead. the opposition probably will be
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hogan only because of ideological reasons. but he may edgily come around because he's got to deal with a democratic semiprogressive legislator. so i think she's taking the lead. >> i think the issue here is will it harm competition. in other words, will workers be making more money, will the restaurants or businesses where they're paying it, will they have to spend more money, they will lose profits. and there is competing data on this. and the latest data shows that it doesn't have those effects. they did that in washington state and they thought this would crimp the economy and it didn't. >> because people who make $15 an hour spend it. >> and they will stay on the job longer, be better workers because their he's getting paid more. >> and i thought what you were going to say that she was taking the lead because there is some scuttle that if she didn't at that time lead, that this might go for referendum anyway and t
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voters -- >> one way or the other. >> and i think it was just a few days ago paul ryan i think he was -- a young lady was speaking to him talking about the minimum wage where she lived and what she makes and how she father cannot live on that minimum wage and paul ryan softened his stance on minimum wage and the caps on many of these states. so this is an issue that can be larger than the district even though they have the highest minimum wage rate in the nation. >> and this is a great time do it because we're in a national political year and it's a major debate. >> and it targets the middle class. but even at $15 an hour, living in the district, oh, my gosh, it's expensive. >> and this isn't until 2020. so four years away. >> but if you live outside of the district, you have to commute into the strict which is -- there
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think people were a little disturbed that according to some new survey, some dutch company that sells gps equipment and looked at our traffic, we were dropped down to the eighth worse and i think there was proud that we were the second worst. >> you say it sarcastically. >> yeah. >> driving to the station this whole week, because of the cherry blossoms and the zoo, the traffic is just awful. i mean, it's -- take metro or don't go anywhere. >> but these statistics have been pretty consistent. d.c. is usually somewhere in the top ten. so we've been talking about i-66, increasing lane traffic into d.c. so i think does this information
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public policy? will it really change things? will the politicians look at this and go, oh, wait a minute, we're in number two now, now we're number eight, many question don't have to do this or that or maybe it's just fodder for to us chat about. >> no, i think people are hearing us chat about it and they are agreeing like dave is saying, look, i'm living this. but this company, they used gps. have you ever used gps to get around town? i mean like where do you guys go? so it might be a little tainted there because if you follow gps, you know, it's not always the shortest or the quickest distance. >> and sometimes the lady -- and i know it's the wrong way and so i have to shut her up because of my own way to go. and i have to tell her to cancel the route and i actually feel like i'm hurting her feeling
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cancel the route? and i want to say i'm sorry, i don't, it's not personal. to a machine voice. >> artificial intelligence. >> yes. i want them to like me. >> if we don't get another bridge over the potomac, it won't get better. more mass ratransit, that means more money. where does the money come from to do the things that we need to do. >> and last week with the shutdown of head the troh that day, i thought that gave us a nice picture into the future. granted metro wasn't working, but imagine the swelling of the. la population over the next ten years. that could look like a normal day when metro is running. it could be that bad. >> it looked like manhattan. i mean, that day,
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neighborhood and it looked like manhattan because i had just come from manhattan. >> all right. thank you, gentlemen. and we hope you enjoy the rest of your week. did morning. here are the top stories we're following for you. the alexandria police department is investigating an in-custody death. a 54-year-old male inmate had a medical emergency at the trusdale center and was rushed to the hospital but died. the man was being held on federal charges. >> a teenager was shot and killed on the platform at the deanwood metro station. d.c. police say he was targeted. d.c. mayor
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police will catch the suspect. one of the nation's largest easter masses on the steps of the lincoln memorial is getting under way right now. the annual isnsunrise services attracts visitors from all 50 states and many foreign countries. it will be cooler and cloudier. and you may want to give the kid as coat before they go easter egg hunting. tom kierein is watching when showers may also be impacting your plans. right now, increasing clouds. there is a live view of the cloud cover. sunrise is about half an hour away. a lot of clouds around this morning. storm team 4 radar show something rain here far south and east of the metro area. ha
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temperatures are rather chilly now. we're in the mid and upper 40s. 30s shenandoah valley. we'll stay here in the 40s another couple hours or so and mid-50s by 10:00. cloudy in the afternoon, upper 50s. and by late afternoon, maybe a few sprinkles around, temperatures in the mid-50s. developing this morning, forces have driven isis fighters out from an ancient city. go. forces have been on the defensive for nearly three weeks to retake the the town. the government forces were helped out the by russian air strikes. retaking the town is a major victory for syrian president bashar al assad's government. and today you'll want to avoid the area around the washington convention center. the secret service has it shut down for the nuclear security
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summit temperature abo summit. it lasts until next saturday. and yellow and green line changes will not stop. and starting today, met stroe adding sunday service in greenbelt. the buses will travel between new carrollton and the greenbelt metro station and langley park. there is also now extended saturday and sunday metro way service. new express buses start running today on the z line to help reduce crowding. some neighbors in northern virginia are on edge after a deadly stabbing. it happened friday night on celtic drive. police found william martinez palma unresponsive after he had been stabbed in his leg. his death has folks thinking about moving. >> my mom wants to move now. but i don't think we'll be here much longer. >> still no word on
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succe or suspect. a maryland man facing charges after hit as cruiser. the virginia state trooper was on a traffic stop friday night on i-95 near van dorn street. officials say that he was in his cruiser with his lights on when a car hit him from behind. now, neither the trooper nor the driver of the car was injured. police arrested the driver and charged him with dui. florida some people living if an arlington neighborhood say a new gun shop doesn't belong in their community. the knnova armory store opened yesterday. people rallied against 9 grand opening, but the owner says he's received plenty of support. >> a gun store down the street just doesn't really make sense. >> we provide a needed service to the community. we've had an outpouring of support. >> owner dennis pratt says his stores comply with all state laws includes background checks. we have a sad update
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65-year-old woman saved by a d.c. firefighter earlier this month has died. now, you may remember firefighter danny lovato gave ti phyllis terrell his air mask while rescuing her from a burning building. terrell's granddaughter confirmed that she has died from complications while in hospice care. and an emowitional debate i expected over a new justice bill on its way to the house of delegates. according to the "washington post," the proposal would send people convicted of drug possession to treatment instead of prison. it would also make easier to have drug possession convictions expunged. it will also allow 1700 people serving mandatory minimums to appeal sentences. protesters marched outside a d.c. library after a library police officer asked a woman to
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many donned hoodies in solidari solidarity. earlier, a police officer repeatedly asked theory remove her head scarf. the library is investigating the incident.theory remove her head scarf. the library is investigating the incident. >> to issue an apologize and say it's not okay, that wearing aly hijab is not a crime. >> the executive director of the d.c. library system has said that they're doing everything they can to address the situation. the library police officer has been suspended pending the outcome of the investigation. right now a wildfire is raging out of control in kansas. you're about to see the flames. pretty impressive. it burned more than 620 square miles since tuesday. the military is now
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firefighters battle the blaze. two black hawk helicopters were dispatched. so far two homes have been destroyed in the fire. >> in practicflorida, people ar dealing with strong winds and hail that caused a 40-foot oak tree to fall on a home. and the roof of a car wash was blown off during the storm. now while there was a lot of damage, there haven't been any reports of injuries. now to decision 2016. a petition to allow the open carry of firearms at the republican national convention in cleveland has over 25,000 signatures. ohio is an open carry state, but quick p lo quicken loans aretha bans all weathers on the property. ohio's concealed carry law allows private eie
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banning firearms on their policy. new york city's police commissioner is slamming ted cruz for suggesting that police step up patrols of muslim neighborhoods. now the gop candidate made that discussion after the terror attacks in brusselss. police commissioner bratton says the presidential hopeful is exploiting the tragedy and, quote, knows nothing about counter terrorism in new york city, he sa city, end quote. imagine realizing your pilot must be drunk. ap-american airlines co-pilot was arrested because authorities thought the man was intoxicated. a passenger on board snapped this picture. this all happened at the detroit metro airport. the faa believes the pilot's blood alcohol level was above the legal limit. passengers wered saw the pilot
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>> oh, there, is a police car, they're coming to get somebody. and then i looked out and saw them, oh, tlarks they really ar. >> american airlines say they are cooperating with police and placed passengers on other planes. north korea has released pew propaganda video showing a nuclear strike on washington, d.c. the four minute video is titled last chance. it was posted on youtube yesterday. in the video, the north korean spokesman says of the -- if the u.s. provokes it, the country will not hesitate to carry out a nuclear strike. the u.s. and united nations just imposed tougher sanctions against north korea for repeated missile testing. and you'll need a coat if you're traveling for easter dinner or checking out the cherry blossoms yesterday. tom kierein is tracking when some showers might get in the
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the egg mcmuffin. made with a fresh cracked egg and real butter. only at mcdonald's. i'm lovin it. good morning. your blossom viewing draft for this ea he easter sunday. sunrise at 7:00 and there is a chance of a few sprinkles moving this this afternoon. you'll need a coat this morning. it will be chilly. have the umbrella ready for the afternoon hours. and sunglasses. you'll need those this morning and a light jacket during the afternoon. . a look at more rain chances over the next seven days in a couple minutes. bernie sanders is gaining momentum with wind wins
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weekend. and joining us is chuck todd. we know it's all about the delegates. so does bernie sanders have a credible strategy to win? >> not yet, not until he starts winning primaries. so what he did yesterday, they were caucus states. he's able to do well in these states, but he's not building the dell dwegate advantage that allows him to make a dent into kr clinton's lead. next big test is wisconsin in april. a win there and he starts putting more primary wins together that's why the michigan win was so big for him and disappointing when he couldn't match it a week later. >> does the math even student him? >> the other factor is the superdelegates. hillary clinton has a 300 delegate lead in primary and
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you throw in the have deextra delegates, and it grows to 700. so he has to get them to start flipping about. >> the terror attacks in brussels, a great opportunity to have a conversation specifically about national security. >> obviously instead we should talk about candidate's wives. >> exactly. so we've been saying will it hurt trump, will it hurt trump. so who will hurt? whatefbenefit? >> the other campaigns just shake their heads. when this is a perception of weakness or vulnerability, whether it's having to do with what is going on in washington or with isis, trump supporters have galvanized him a
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seeing the same thing. >> and they're running for commander in chief, so they have to show strength. >> the strength portion is what happens him no matter how badly he botches the policy. the transcript is very revealing on what he doesn't yet know and yet it hasn't mattered to his supporters. it may explain why trump can't degree his support. he is still sort of stuck with the 0%. >> all right. chuck todd, thank you. "meet the press" airs of course right after nbc 4 new takes oig. members of fairfax county board of supervisors have to find somewhere else to swim this summer. they're giving up their free
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golf courses because of virginia's strigter ethics laws. board members were advised to stop using the passes because they could be looked at as illegal gifts. the new policy is this n. response to tighter ethics standards in the wake of a gift giving scandal involving former governor bob mcdonnell. a journey that started on the battlefields of afghanistan has ended right here in our area. >> rocky the dog was hurt by a roadside bomb. few thought that he would walk again but he's recovered and made its way back to the soldier that stood by him on the battlefield. kerry sanders has more. >> reporter: rocky, u.s. army, combat veteran. to see him today, you'd be hard pressed to know a roadside about him left him lame. you may remember this viral potential, rocky sitting on the bed with his partner army specialist andrew brown. the two initially recovering together at a
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hospital in germany. and, yes, that's a purple heart on rockery's collar. like any other member of the u.s. military, rehabilitating rocky's back left leg became a mission. >> extremely painful injury. and a lot of dozen missing and burn injury from the blast itself. >> accept weseven weeks in to h recovery and progress. >> he's a great temperament which makes it easy. >> 3 1/2 months from the day the bomb exploded, rocky is quick, alert, strong. finally a day of celebration, leaving helped those who have taken rocky so far, a veteran now homeward bound. back on u.s. soil at walter reed hospital near the nation's
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that moment when a long deployed soldier finally sees family again. >> he saw me, he was like, oh, there is my dad. >> reporter: specialist andrew brown himself still can going through physical therapy. and whether rocky returns to work or not, one thing is for certain. he will return to specialist brown's care. the two bonded in service, bonded for life. >> feels really good to see him pretty much back to normal for the most part. >> well, rocky is still on active tut, so this weekend he reported to ft. hood in texas. officials there will decide if he's going to remain on active tut. and this is the first weekend that the cherry blossoms are in peak bloom. hope you had a chance to check them out. they are absolutely beautiful. you're looking at a live picture
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right now. of course people come from all over the world it see the blossoms and organizers say they're ready. >> it's been fantastic and we anticipate it through the entire festival. >> and tweet us your pictures and we'll add them to our online gallery. and if you don't want to brave the clouds, we have a list of the alternate spots our app. if you do go out there, it will be a little chilly. >> if you have an easter bonnet, will you hit some rain apupupon? >> you're a poet and you don't know it, you're a longfellow. >> your bonnet will stay dry, but it looks like we might get a few sprinkles this afternoon. if you're visiting family, here is your forecast onh
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sunday morning. dry pavement and temperatures in the mid-50s. a little bit of sunshine. and this afternoon, we'll be in the upper 50s with just a chance of a few sprinkles this afternoon as we get a little bit of moisture moving in from the south. right now, though, getting moderate showers southeastern virginia south of the northern neglect. it's raining there. that will track well to our south moving off to the north and east. future weather, the areas in color are the zones of any rain. it looks like only a small chance of some sprinkles as of aw around 7:00. so between now and then, we'll stay dry. 9:00, the rain will pick up in intensity and passing showers 4:00 a.m. another line between 5:00 to 10:00. but most of it will be done by late morning tomorrow and then the sun returns. right now we're in the 40s. 49 at
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bus stop forecast tomorrow morning, mid-50s with showers. in the afternoon on monday, breezy and in the upper 60s. pollen count is in the high range for tree pollen, pine, oak and maple and it will get washed out with the rain tonight. trying up monday afternoon into wednesday, highs low 60s and then thursday and friday, chance of more rain moving in. drying out next weekend. one of the most famous names in history and a mystery hidden in his final resting place. we review the answer to an
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any other technique to try to locate shakespeare. march madness continues tonight as syracuse tries to stop uva. this is the first time the ca cavaliers have been in the elite eight since 1995, but they hope to advance. >> it's challenging zone, but i think some experience makes you respect it even more. >> uva takes on syracuse tonight at 6:09 in chicago. we wish them luck will this tonight's game. >> i'm exgoigoing for uva. they will put it ouit out. much more ahead and that includes an hour by hour look at your forecast with tom kierein. stay with us.
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right now "news 4 today," an inmate dies in plus custody. what we're finding out as investigators piece together an emergency in northern virginia. a teenage boy gunned down at a d.c. metro station, new concerns with safety for riders as a family pleads for answers. three for three. bernie sanders pulls off wins in alaska, hawaii and washington state. the big challengha
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house. thank you for joining us this easter sunday. i'm megan if itfitif it'fitzgef. >> and i'm david gordon. for those of you headed out to services, you may need a rain coat. tom kierein is tracking some showers moving our way. >> fortunately they will be staying well to the south of the metro area early on this he'sea sunday morning. we do have rain falling well south and east. that is moderate showers there now in the far so you were part of our region, up to williams wu williamsburg, that will track out to sea this morning. it's later today that we have a chance of some sprinkles. between now and then, a little sunshine hey break out between now and 10:00. by then the low 50s. and then upper 50s
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chance of a few sprinkles late afternoon and into the evening hours. temperatures in to the low to mid-50s by then. developing this morning, the alexandria police department is investigating an incustody death. a 54-year-old male inmate with a medical condition last night he had an emergency in alexandria and was rushed to inova alexandria hospital but died just after 11:00 p.m. the man was in the custody of the alexandria sheriff's office at the time of the medical emergency. he was being held on federal charges, but police are not revealing what those charges were. it was a big night for senator bernie sanders who is enjoying a major boost to his campaign this morning.
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the democratic candidate is looking ahead. this is the campaign of energy, of momentum, will lead to it a large voter turnout in november and victory. >> he's still about 700 votes behind hillary clinton in delegates. the next chance to add to his delegate count is at the wisconsin primary on april 5. in or 10:00 our hour, chuck todd will join us to break down the results and coming up on today's show, he will talk to bernie sanders and john kasich this morning at the 10:30 right after "news 4 today." right now one of the largest ease ter masses is happening on the steps of the lincoln memorial and derrick ward is there live. >> reporter: this is a
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tradition that has been carried on. this is the sunrise service held by the capital church of vienna, virginia. pastor dodge resides. and again, this has been going on since 1979. it gets bigger and bigger every year. about 7,000 people showed up last year. expect that they have that many and probably a lot more this year. and of course it's always refresh to go see a large gathering of people for a cause like this, an iconic place like this. couldn't of overcast, so we're not getting the dramatic sunrise that we've seen in past years. but the enthusiasm is still here and it always attractions people from all over because of the time of year it is and we have people from out of town who want to make this a stop as we can it hear from a guy from new jersey. >> we've done most of the traditional things so it seemed like a wonderful things when i saw it listed on the bucket list. this would be a great way to spend easter service. we've been to the cathedral before anot
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area. thought this might be special and different this year. >> reporter: of course an early easter this year, easter usually happens in april. but it didn't affect the turnout here today. derrick ward, news 4. 7:04. a traffic alert now for you in you're driving through old town alexandria today. street crow sures are in effect from 8:30 through 12:30 mainly along route 1, duke abdominnd a streets. last year the bm family spent their ease tter at the baptist church. so give yourself extra time in that area. tens of thousands came out for the pontiff's traditional easter blessing and speech on world affairs. pope francis has spent the past few days
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carrying out terrorist acts while profaning god's name.anno carrying out terrorist acts while profaning god's name. mayor muriel bowser says the killer who gunned down will be brought to justice. darcy spencer has more on why police say the boy was targeted. >> it was wrong. it was totally wrong. >> reporter: this woman was with her daughter and grandkids getting ready to ride the train at the deanwood metro station when the shots rang out. >> all i heard, they shot my son and the baby was crying. so i was trying to console them. >> reporter: a teenager shot and killed in broad daylight on the platform at the station in northeast d.c. >> what did you do. >> grabbed my kids. >> reporter: the boy was taken
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to the hospital where he later died. the station was shut down for hours as police scoured the crime scene. shuttle buses were offered to riders who were stuck at the station. police are reviewing security camera footage as they search for the shooter. police say the victim was targeted. >> any idea what this was about? >> don't know. we don't know what the subject matter was. but it doesn't seem to be ran tomorrow. >> reporter: mayor bowser promised police would find whoever opened fire. >> we're going to make sure that all of the resources of this government brings these people to justice. >> reporter: the shooting is the latest act of violence on metro property. >> i would not catch deanwood train no more. >> the shooting happened this in ward
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yvette alexander and vincent gray were both campaigning when they heard about the shooting. both say something in ward seven needs to change. >> action. we need to take hold of our young people. and we need to do it now because it's out of hand. >> another whiexample of juveni havinging access to guns in ways that shouldn't happen. >> gray and alexander face off in june. an american couple missing since the brussels airport bombings have been confirmed dead. family members confirmed justin and stephanie shults were killed tuesday. the couple was dropping stephanie's mother off at the airport and watching her go through security when the bomb went off. the two moved to belgium two years ago for work. at least 31 were killed and more than 200 hurt in the terror attacks. and the first criminal charges have been filed in connection with t a
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belgian prosecutors say the man had a core role. he was arrested thursday in a raid and charged with terrorist murder. two other men have also been arrested and charged with involvement in the activities of a terrorist group. today belgian's interior hin sister is urging the public not to hold a rally for the victims. he said police are stretched too thin with the investigation into the attacks to thoroughly secure the demonstration. the minister did not demand that the rally be canceled, but he urged citizens not to participate. an officer holds on for his life as a suspect tries to run him down and speed away. how the driver was brought to justice. and it is a sight many of us see every day, but never like this. the new way to about floor the veacostia ri
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the astronauts at the international space stationed for an early easter treat. a supply ship full of fresh food and experiments arrived on saturday. the it would whhwho holds nearl 8,000 pounds. easter eggs may also be on board. a russian cargo ship will lift off next week followed by a spacex supply run a week after that. a suspect tries to get away after using a face fake license plate. the one of the officers grabbed on to the hoods and police eventually caught up with him and arrested. >> well, it's 11
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be cooler and cloudier easter sunday for you. storm team 4 is tracking some showers that could impact your plans. there was a ton of kids crying because they either didn't get anything, were pushed over. >> so pushing and shoving leads to chaos at an easter egg hunt for kids. what had parents going at it and patients across the country have spoken. they recently rated their care experience at over 3,500 hospitals nationwide
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good morning. tom kierein in the "weather center" with your blossom viewing forecast. cooler temperatures throughout the day. and we have increasing clouds that might produce some sprinkles. so have an umbrella ready. you will need a morning coat with temperatures in the 40s and light jacket in the afternoon with temperatures in the 50s. mitt need sunglasses later this morning. but overall, a lot of clouds around. a look at more rain on the way next seven days coming up. rockville's hard times cafe has reopened after a cyber attack forced them to close. the restaurant had to temporarily shut down after its computers got infected with something that is known as ransom ware.
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either pay the $10,000 ransom or rebuild its computer system from the ground up. close to three dozen employees lost income while the restaurant was closed. restaurant will be closed today for easter, but will reopen for normal hours tomorrow. well, connecticut easter egg hunt turns chaotic. >> witnesses say adults were pushing kids as they tried to find eggs. this happened in orange, connecticut. staff said they put out 10,000 eggs over three fields. different age groups were supposed to egg hunt at different times, but some parents didn't listen. some trampled signs and one stole a child's eggs. >> someone took the egg and broke my bucket. >> it was ridiculous, the
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parents were literally a poster for everything not to do. >> the staff says they were so overwhelmed with the crowd they couldn't control it. with the nicers weather, more people are heading tout explore the anacostia river and soon you can see it at an entirely new way. in mark segraves got a sneak peek of a free new tour and a story all only is he hesee here 4. >> one of the best kept secrets. >> reporter: as a teen, steve and his friends would swim in the anacostia. but it's been nearly 60 years since the river was clean enough for swimming. >> i don't think people can appreciate it. >> reporter: it runs from prince george's county into the district. this is the stretch most people are familiar with from crossing the bridges. but a few minutes upriver, it's
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abundant wildlife and wetlands. >> the good news is that it is getting cleaner. we're seeing a lot of wildlife coming back. we'll be teaching people about the history of the river and about the wildlife and ecology. >> reporter: it's a view few get to see, but starting next month, you can take this boat tour for free. thank to a partnership between the department of environment, water head society and river keeper. while the river is getting much healthier, it's still risky to swim or eat fish from the anacostia. he's boat tours are aimed at getting people involved. >> we've brought a couple people out already pd and it's remarkable to see their eyes when they see the change. getting them to see it and care for it. >> reporter: while for now steve only has his memories of swimming off the banks of the anacostia, the 71-year-old d.c. native is hopeful these boat tours will
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>> swimming in the river, that's what i like do one administer time. swim in the river. we're almost there. >> that was mark segraves reporting. >> they had a great time. she pept thr they spent three hours on the river. what could be better. they're getting fish out of the river for the eagles. >> well, today i know a lot of people are probably getting ready for easter service. a little chilly out there. >> need a coat this morning. it's in the 40s. not as cold as it was yesterday, and you won't have to dodge any raindrops quite yet. if you plan on getting some exercise, maybe getting a run in, your exercise forecast by 10:00 ought to be in the low 50s and mid-50s by noontime. by 1:00, ought to be in the upper 50s. and then we'll stay in the upper fifth for much of the rest of the afternoon, but there is a small chance of some sprinkles and
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looks like late afternoon. temperatures right now in the mid and upper 40s metro area and around the bay 37 and it's chilly, near 40 in the mountains. radar showing some light to moderate rain. driving down 95, you will run into it south of richmond and over to norfolk. it will pass well south of the metro area. here is the timing later today. the area moving color is zone of very light rain sprinkles coming in, this is as of 5:00 p.m. between 7:00, 8:00, a few sprinkles around. and then steadier rain starts to move in, this is at of 11:00. and by 4:00 a.m., some showers coming on through. some other showers out of west virginia across virginia, through the morning commute on monday. and then by 10:00
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morning, most of it is done. but at the bus stop, showers around in the mid-50s. heading back home tomorrow afternoon, a blustery wind with temperatures in the upper 60s. storm team 4 four day forecast cooler on tuesday with sunshine. near 60. low 60s on wednesday. another chance of some showers around on thursday. greater chance on friday. highs thursday near 70. it looks like it will dry out next weekend. if metro is having delays, should you have to pay? the new plan for riders to lea
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an emotional debate is expected this week over a new maryland criminal justice bill on its way to the house of delegates. according to the "washington post," the proposal would send people convicted of drug possession to treatment instead of prison. it would also make it easier to have drug possession convictions expung expunged. and 1700 serving mandatory minimums could appeal their sentences. we have welcome news for metro riders when there are massive dlelays. >> this week the board approved a grace period, that means riders can leave without being charged. and asd
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part of a broader refunds strategy for the transit testimony. >> reporter: it's one of the most frustrating parts of being a metro rider. tapping into the system only to see a big delay and then you tap out and you still have to pay. now metro is trying to give you the ability to tap into the system, take out when there a big delay, and not the be charged. metro calls it the grace period. riders will have a 15 minute window to leave the station without being charged if there is a major delay. >> i think that something definitely they should implem t implement. if you decide you have to get out, get an you been 00er, you're pay 1g$.50 just to stand there and doing in. >> reporter: the change wouldn't take effect until july 1, but it is still expected to be approved. it's part of a larger strategy to refund riders when things don't go right. paul wiedefeld expected to also ask towa
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>> these are complex organizations. can we do a better job, yes. >> reporter: gm says he shouldn't have to think about refunds. >> how do we apply what we learned. >> reporter: the first time any metro general manager has had the broad authority to give you your money back if the service level hits p an emergency level. at the vienna metro station, adam tuss, news 4. and the week ahead is the annual white house easter egg roll, the 138th annual egg roll and the last one for president obama. the president has presided over seven of these egg rolls. it's tomorrow on the south lawn. this year's theme is let's celebrate. frozen star idina menzel is just one who will attend. there will be cooking stations, story telling and of course egg rng
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little wet today. storm team 4 is tracking how long rain and cooler temperatures will be sticking around. we're following a developing story. syria makes new ground in the fight against isis. . the battle for key territory in a violent battleground. new controversy in the fight over a new gun shop. why some virginia homeowners don't want the siness in their bu
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it's 7:30 and here are the top stories we're following for you. the alexandria police department is investigating an in-custody death. a 54-year-old male inmate had a medical emergency last night at the adult detention center in alexandria. he was rushed to inova alexandria hospital, but died. the man was being held on federal charges. a teenager was shot and killed on the platform at the deanwood metro station. d.c. police say he was targeted. mayor bowser says police will catch the suspect. one of the nation's largest easter masses is wrapping up right now on the steps of the lincoln memorial. the annual service is organized by the capital church. it attracts from all 50 states and many foreign countries. it is cool alo
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xgi goff. and i'm dave gordon. tom kierein is watching some showers. >> thankfully dry for all of those who have gathered around the lincoln memorial. just a cloudy sky. they are producing rain south of richmond. down 95, you will run into the rain south of richmond down into the carolinas. it's tracking off neat, it will stay well south of the metro area here for the morning hours. your hour by hour forecast, cloudy and cool by 10:00 a.m., upper 50s by 2:00 and then a few sprinkles by late afternoon into the evening hours. by then back down in to the mid-50s. developing this morning, syrian state media is reporting that forces have driven isis fighters out from an ancient city. government forc h
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weeks now trying to retake the area. government forces were helped out by russian air strikes retaking the town is a major victory for assad's government. you will want to avoid the washington convention center today. it's shut down if the nuclear security summit temperatu. it lasts until next sunday and yellow and green line trains will not stop at the convention center. well, starting today, there are some changes coming to metrobus service. metro is adding sunday service in greenbelt. buses will travel between new carrollton, the greenbelt metro station and langley park. there is also now extended saturday and sunday metro way service to meant gone city. new express buses start running on the soochz line.
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after a deadly stabbing on celtic drive in alexandria. police found william martinez palma unresponsive. some are thinking about relocating. >> my mom wants to move thousand p i don't think we'll be here much longer. >> still no word on a motive or suspect. a maryland man is facing d:charges after hitting a state police cruiser. the virginia state trooper was on a traffic stop friday night on i-95 near van torn. . officials say that he was in his cruiser with his lights on when a car hit him from behind. now, neither the trooper nor the driver of the car was injured. police arrested the driver and charged him with dui. some people living in an arlington neighborhood say a new gun shop doesn't belong in their community. the nova armory store opened
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people rallied against the grand opening, but the owner says he's received plenty of support. >> a gun store down the street just doesn't really make sense. >> we provide a needed service to the community. we've had an outpouring of support. >> owner dennis pratt says his stores comply with all state laws includes background checks. protesters marched outside a d.c. public library after a library police officer asked a woman to remove her that jab oig. many gathered outside the library wearing hmtijabs and others donned hoodies in solidarity. earlier this week witnesses say the police officer repeatedly asking a woman to remove her head scarf or leave. the library is investigating the incident. >> an apology and to say that is this not okay and that wearing a
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library to take proactive steps to make sure this never happens again. >> the executive director of the d.c. library system has said they're doing everything they can to address the situation. the library police officer has been suspended pending the drought cough the investigation. a sad update to a story that touched so many people. a 65-year-old woman saved by a d.c. firefighter earlier this month has died. you may are danny lovato gave phyllis terrell his air mask while rescuing her from a burning building on minnesota avenue. terrell's grandmother confirmed that she has died from complications while in hospice. passengers were told their flight was delayed and then they saw their co-pilot in handcuffs. what the co-pilot was doing that got him in trouble with the law. and political protests have gotten violent. now there is new concern about
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so imagine getting trd takeoff until you realize the pilot may be drunk. an american airlines co-pilot was arrested because authorities thought the man was intoxicated. a passenger on board the flight snapped this picture. this happened at the detroit metro airport. the faa believes the pilot's blood alcohol level was bhof the legal limit. passengers were told the delay was because of a seat issue, but then they saw the pilot in custody. >> police car, they're going to -- they're coming to get somebody. and then looked out and saw them walking and thought, oh, they really are. >> american airlines says they're taking this very seriously and cooperating with police. they placed paser
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planes. north korea has released a new propaganda video showing a nuclear strike on washington, d.c. the four minute video was titled last chance. it was opposed on youtube yesterday. now in the video, the north says if the u.s. break stroke voe pr country will not hesitate to carry out a nuclear strike. the u.s. and united nations just imposed tougher sanctions on north korea. you'll need a coat today. tom kierein is tracking when some showers might get in the way of your plans and when we'll see the sun again. and friendship from foreign battlefields to a heartwarming recovery, the remarkabl
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built for business. good morning. i'm storm team 4 meteorologist tom kierein. looking off into the sky with the tower camera, we're seeing a lot of clouds around, a gray sky early on this sunday morning. and clouds are producing a few sprinkles well to our south and southeast virginia and into parts of the northern neck, but it will stay to our south. but we might have a few sprinkles later this afternoon. w
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couple minutes. the "today" show is next here on nbc 4. it starts at 8:00. >> let's get a review. erica hill and craig melvin join us live from new york. happy easter. >> happy easter. chris gordon there, my man. >> he got very excited when he heard your voice earlier. >> appreciate that. >> he and his wife and i go way back. >> we have a lot coming up this morning on "today." we will take to you brussels for the very latest. we learned overnight the identities of two americans killed in tuesday's attacks. we'll have more on their lives and also on the investigation. also ahead this morning, alabama's governor under fire accused of misusing state resources and having an affair with one of his top aides. will he be forced to step down. flori >> plus this this petite 18-year-old when she gets behind the wheel of that monster truck,
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us for a ride. and the reviews are in and many critic think the new batman versus super man movie is a super flop about th. but would tale a look at what some are calling the dawn of disappointments. >> ouch. >> those stories and much mother wh more when we get started. >> kricraig, best to lindsay. >> thank you, chris. a wildfire is raging out of control in kansas. the blaze has burned more than 620 square miles since tuesday. the military is now helping firefighters battle the flames. two black hawk helicopters from the kansas national guard were dispatched this weekend, each carries a 600 balance bucket to dump water on the plane. two homes have been destroyed in the fire. in florida, people are dealing with a different kind of natural disaster. strong winds and hail caused a
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home. and that unit with a tpnit wasn damage. roof of a car wash was blown off. but no reports of injury. two dead and police officer wounded after a shooting in tampa. the officer, 5 #-year-old jose rodriguez, and two other male suspects, were shot during an altercation. one of the men was killed at the cre scene, the other died at the hospital. investigators believe it was the bulletproof vest that likely saved the officer's life. still no word on what led up to the altercation. a big change to california's minimum wage could have an effect on minimum wages here. a new deal will increase the state's minimum wage from $10 to $15 an hour. the wage will steadily increase a dollar per year until it reaches the $15 an hour marg. the bill still needs to go before the california legislature. at $15 an hour, california wou
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the nation. now to decision 2016. a petition to allow the open carry of firearms at the republican national convention in cleveland this summer has over 25,000 signatures. ohio is an open carry state, but quicken loans arena where the convention is being held brans all weapons on the property the. ohio's concealed carry law allows private entities from banning priba banning firearms on their property. new york city police commissioner is slamming ted cruz for suggesting police step up patrols of muslim neighborhoods. the gop candidate made that suggestion after the terror attacks in brussels. list commission they are william bratton says the president hal hopeful is exploiting the tragedy and, quote, knows nothing but counterterrorism in new york city. and a journey that started on the battlefields of afghanistan has ended right here in our area.
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roadside bomb. few thought that he would walk again but he's recovered and made its way back to the soldier that stood by him on the battlefield. kerry sanders has more. >> reporter: rocky, u.s. army, combat veteran. to see him today, you'd be hard pressed to know a roadside about him left him lame. you may remember this viral photo, rocky sitting on the bed with his partner army specialist andrew brown. the two initially recovering together at a u.s. military hospital in germany. and, yes, that's a purple heart on rocky's collar. like any other member of the u.s. military, rehabilitating rocky's back left leg became a mission. >> extremely painful injury. and a lot of dozen missing and burn injury from the blast itself. >> seven weeks in to his recovery and progress. >> he's a great temperament which makes it easy.
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>> 3 1/2 months from the day the bomb exploded, rocky is quick, alert, strong. finally a day of celebration, leaving helped those who have taken rocky so far, a veteran now homeward bound. back on u.s. soil at walter reed hospital near the nation's capital, a reunion. that moment when a long deployed soldier finally sees family again. >> he saw me, he was like, oh, there is my dad. >> reporter: specialist andrew brown himself still can going through physical therapy. and whether rocky returns to work or not, one thing is for certain. he will return to specialist brown's care. the two bonded in service, bonded for life. >> feels really go t
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the most part. >> well, rocky is still on active duty, so this weekend he reported to ft. hood in texas. officials there will decide if he's going to remain on active duty. tom kierein joining us. a mikxed bag today. >> yeah, a lot of clouds around. this is one of those days where everybody will be traveling around quite a bit. good news we're starting off with dry pavement all around. and visiting family, your forecast for the day ahead, it will stay with the clouds here throughout the day and we'll have for the most part dry pavement much of the region throughout the entire day. just by the afternoon hours, that we might get a few sprinkles maybe in some of the payment getting wet maybe when you're head back home. definitely during the evening hours. we'll be in the upper 50s this afternoon. temperatures right now rather chilly.
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around the bay. around 40 degrees. so quite a chill in the air. and radar not showing any rain here locally. there have some sprinkles 95 south ifn so north carolina, steadier rain eastern shore this area of yellow, but that will stay well to our south. it is going south of cambridge and maybe up near ocean city. maybe another couple of hours it will be into ocean city. right now we have just clouds around, we'll stay with that cloud cover all the way until 5:00 p.m. spectacles of green, that is where we might get just a few sprinkles of light rain coming in, the steadier rain, that's not arriving until later this evening, maybe away 9:00, 10:00 moving up from the south, steadier rain across virginia and into the metro area by 11:00 p.m. and then maybe moderate showers after midnight tonight, all the way into the morning commute on monday. but by 10:00 on monday morning, most of the rain is gone, just maybe a few lingering sprinkles and then sunshine back. so at the bus stop, maybe fog
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through, in the mid-50s. during the afternoon heading back home, we'll have sunshine breaking out tomorrow with a blustery wind and temperatures in the upper 60s. storm team 4 four day forecast showing cooler weather tuesday. afternoon highs with sunshine near 60. and then wednesday, near 40 in the morning, so a chilly start, afternoon highs on wednesday the low 60s. toward the end of the week, some showers around thursday afternoon and evening. a likelihood of showers on friday, highs low 60s. here is a look at next weekend. the blossom kite festival is on the mall next saturday. should have a light wind, but enough to fly kites and cool in the upper 50s. next sunday, a week from today, 30s in the morning, maybe only new 50 degrees next sunday during the afternoon hours. so big changes on the way here over the next seven days p. the time now is 7:51. fo
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starting with the alexandria policedy, they're investigating an in-custody death. a 54-year-old male inmate had a medical emergency last night at the adult detention center in alexandria. he was rushed to the inova alexandria hospital but died just after 11:00 p.m. the man was being held on federal charges. a teenager was shot and killed on the platform at the deanwood metro station. d.c. police say he was targeted. mayor muriel bowser is confident that police will catch the suspect. three people have been arrested and charged for their roles in the terror attacks in brussels. at least 31 people were killed and more than 200 hurt when bombs went off in the airport and subway car. close to 7,000 people came out to celebrate easter at the lincoln memorial this morning. it was the 38th annual sunrise service organized by capital church.
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very convincing. they were presented in a british documentary last night. no word on whether they will try any other technique to try to locate his alleged missing skull. march madness continues tonight as syracuse tries to stop uva. it's the first time that the cavaliers have been in the elite eight since 1995. but tonight, they hope to advance and make it into the final four. >> it's a challenging zone no doubt, but i think some experience makes you respect it even more. >> uva takes on syracuse tonight at 6:09 in chicago. and we wish them good luck in tonight's game. and we're working to learn the names of the newest eaglets to hatch in the district. >> this is the third chick to hatch in our area this month.latest little guy hatched in southeast washington. this is a live look at the eagle camera. >> so cute.
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again, we don't know the name of the baby eagle yet. well that's it for news 4 today. and thanks for joining us. >> we will be back at 9:00. until then, have a great easter. go see blossoms. >> might see an umbrella for this afternoon. but that probably be until late afternoon and early evening. about between now and then, highs in the 50s and a lot of clouds around. >> all right. a little clouds, you got the plan from tom. enjoy your sunday, everyone.
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