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eun yang. >> i just got into the show and joanna is fun. >> they're such a cute couple with the beautiful kids and things. stay with us. "news 4 today" continues now at 5:00 a.m. "news 4 today" starts now. good morning, everybody. i'm aaron gilchrist. >> and i'm eun yang. we are working for you and your family to help you get out the door on time. >> a look at the roads and rails with wtop's jack taylor. first to chuck and lauren, some folks will need an umbrella as they leave the house like chuck now. >> yes, tracking rain drops all morning and there are, in fact, light rain drops coming down here in the friendly confines of northwest washington. these rain drops are going to be here for the next couple of hours. woops. that's -- no, that doesn't look right. let's see. there's your ten day forecast. i'll tell you there's a
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chance, at least a 60% chance of showers out here early this morning. this is going to continue up -- there we are. future weather. either way, nonetheless, have your umbrella this morning. you probably won't need it later on in the day. good morning, lauren. >> good morning, chuck. good morning. yeah, the rain's getting to you a little bit. get back inside where it's nice and dry. that's how it's going to be this morning. you might need the tall umbrella but then you can put it up. temperatures in the 60s right now. also watch for all the wildlife when you head out because we've got some fog out there and it's really dense in spots. so bringing that visibility down. by lunchtime you'll be able to get out and about. temperatures in the upper 70s, lower 80s. we'll have sunshine continuing through the evening. not right now because we have clouds and rain. do you have any impact on your commute, that's why we go to jack taylor. good morning, jack. >> good mo
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couple of accidents. nothing yet in the normal spots thankfully. 270 northbound is the crash up near shady grove road. two left lanes get by as you head northbound after 28. beware in the main lanes. it is open and two left lanes are getting by. beltway itself has been quiet. inner loop and outer loop. most crews have wrapped up. activity on the freeway headed westbound. we have the left lane getting by the work zone. those crews are in the process of wrapping up. back to you. >> jack, thank you, two minutes after the hour. as we look at the pictures of absolute devastation in florida, we're getting a sense of just how bad it is this morning. fema estimates that 25% of florida keys homes are gone and the hardest hit parts of that state, millions of people still don't have power right now. president trump will travel to florida tomorrow to view the full extent of the destruction. >> we will get back to florida in just a moment. first, let's check in with
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big problems in the caribbean right now. angie? >> yes. on the main land, eun and aaron, but lots of different islands we have to remember all recovering in many different ways, but they were all slammed by irma. 48 people as you know killed in the virgin islands, cuba, saint march tense. the red cross helping as many people as possible. people are now sheltering in partially collapsed buildings which is also very dangerous. the dod, department of defense, has thousands of people in puerto rico, the u.s. virgin islands and the coast guard is sending aid and supplies and cell phone service all big issues. i have been in contact with friends at the virgin islands. they say their biggest problem right now, what they're worried about the most, is the looting and the lack of authority on the ground right there. so they're dealing with some major issues. aaron? >> angie, thank you. take a look at this dangerous close call. >> when
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into georgia monday, it brought winds strong enough to knock down trees of all sizes. look at that, right there. it is stunning dash cam video showing a driver crashing into a tree that falls right in front of that moving vehicle. witness says the driver was surprised but otherwise okay. another piece of shocking video here, an allegiant airlines plane pushed off course by tropical storm force winds from irma on monday in myrtle beach. the plane was safely diverted to raleigh after all of this. myrtle beach airport had numerous delays and cancellations as irma made its way forth. >> can you imagine being on that plane? >> scary stuff. and she is getting it done, boy. >> jesus must be a chain saw. >> a nun in south florida revved up a chain
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some of the mess left behind by hurricane irma. she's wearing the full habit. not even changing. sister ann margaret is in miami-dade. the catholic school is closed so she has extra time on her hands. >> don't pray on it, get out there and cut it up. >> pray like it depends on god, work like it depends on you. only took one hour for celebrities to encourage people all over the country to donate nearly $15 million for hurricane relief. it was a who's who of hollywood last night. the show included everyone from oprah, beyonce, george clooney, julia roberts. you see tom hanks and rita wilson, cher was even on stage. some of our favorite coaches from "the voice," too ♪ darling, darling, stand by me ♪ ♪ oh, stand by me >> blake shelton/usher right there. you can still help
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$25. people in florida and texas benefit from your donation. >> star power. >> voted 4-3 with one abstention. the vote passes. >> whew! >> in a heated session that went on for hours, the college parks city council approved a bill that allows noncitizens to vote. that controversial decision came down just before midnight. >> we're following the story, justin. this has been playing out for a while. >> reporter: good morning, as you heard there, a close decision, indeed. 4-3 in this case the college park city council voted to allow nondocumented immigrants the chance to vote in local elections. this also extends, too, to legal permanent residents. all of these voters will have to prove their residency before taking part. of course, no surprises was a
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it was pushed back for an august vote and pushed back further because of threats to the city council out here. last night those for and against all of this did gather in council chambers. many taking to the podium. some worry this could affect college park's ability to get federal funding. others say it is moving in the right direction. >> it is based on the number of residents in the city. the council is currently representing undocumented immigrants. >> the right to vote is a privilege given to citizens. >> reporter: and the council wants all to know this only extends to local elections. we're talking about trash or snow removal, it does not include state or national elections. guys. >> justin, is this the first city in our area to pass a measure like this? >> reporter: well, countywide it is not t
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it's actually the third. high yatesville and mount rainier have done it. >> justin finch. justin, thank you. today there will be a gathering of hope. that is what organizers are calling a vigil for the missing howard county maryland teacher who hasn't been seen or heard from for more than a week now. lauren wallin teaches in columbia and she's 4 months pregnant. tonight's video is at the football field. this morning we're seeing how much of an impact she's had on her students. it's clear they love her. >> something really close to me has happened recently and as you can see, i can't talk about it. >> that video was made by lindsay murray. she's one of wallen's former students. she hopes her tribute will lead to new clues in the
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teacher. lindsay says wallen was more than a teacher, she was a friend. >> she was one of those people who was close with her students. she helped me through personal sfamly stuff. she was always there. we developed a close relationship through those years. >> lindsay showed us this picture of wallen's classroom door covered with notes pleading for her safe return. the howard county school district tells news 4 it is deeply concerned and hopes that wall len is safe. nine minutes after the hour. >> the expansion of the silver line is supposed to go to dulles international airport and loudoun county. news 4's adam tuss is live with phase 2 on the construction of metro silver line. adam, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, guys. you know, with all of metro's issues it's hard to forget that this thing is actually expanding. the system is expanding. we're here at dulles but take a look out into
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together and it is coming together, fast. guys, they already have tracks in that airport station as well. we have video of the construction phase of the silver line, the second phase. it's starting to ramp up. they are saying that we are now over 60% complete as far as construction with phase 2 of the silver line. take a look at this map if you forget where the second phase is going to go. it's going from reston to the airport and two stops in loudoun county. this is a multi-billion dollar extension. a lot of work is happening here in northern virginia. it's progressing. they're saying 2020 for the opening. there have been a couple of issues but 2020 is when they say
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>> adam tuss for us out at dulles. thanks. the nationals still have weeks of the regular season to play and then the playoffs, but now you can start thinking about next year already. the team released the 2018 schedule. the season starts on the road against the cincinnati reds. then mark your calendar for one week after that. the home opener against the mets on october 5th. i'm hoping to be down on the field as tradition holds, i hope. >> yeah. >> you probably want to make a note that everybody is looking forward to this, i think, the all-star game will be here next year, tuesday, july 17th. some of the other highlights, six games against the orioles. >> i think we should go down for the all-star game, too. >> i'm fairly certain we'll all be down there. >> i feel we need to make a calendar of all of the nats things we need to do. the yankees and red sox will be in town. >> the nats are hosting the braves tonight. of course, there's always the question about will there be a
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>> lauren rickets is here with what we can expect. lauren? >> i think we might be able to get that game in and hopefully get a win today. let's try to get that win today, that "w." and then for the school bus forecast, not looking too bad. winning in that department especially by this afternoon. a few morning sprinkles will give way to afternoon sunshine. so we're going to be talking about the timing of that. you could say he's not givingway a
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ralpand i sponsoredralph northam, canthis adfor governor narrator: ed gillespie says dr. ralph northam doesn't show up? dr. ralph northam was an army doctor and a volunteer medical director at a children's hospice. he passed the virginia law requiring concussion standards for school sports. the smoking ban in restaurants. and dr. northam is working to connect veterans to good paying jobs in virginia. ed gillespie is a washington dc corporate lobbyist. he shows up for whoever pays him.
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5:15. a final farewell for a police officer who died in the flooding of hurricane harvey will be laid to rest today. >> that is one of our top stories working for you this morning. the funeral for the houston officer will take place this morning. 34-year-old veteran sargeant steve perez drowned when he drove into 16 feet of flood waters trying to report for duty. his body was found two days later. seattle's mayor ed murray's resignation goes into effect today. this follows new allegations of sexual abuse by a man claiming to be murray's cousin. that's the fifth person to publicly accuse murray of c
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sexual abuse. murray has denied all of the allegations. she was an icon for gay rights. friends and family are grieving for edith windsor. she died yesterday at 88 years old. windsor was the lead plaintiff in the supreme court case that led to legal same-sex marriage across the country just a few years ago. she had such a huge impact on the world, and news of her death was trending on twitter yesterday. i'm angie goff at the live desk with this developing story. the eagle creek fire out in oregon still raging on, but we're hearing about a glimmer of hope today. there could be some wet, cool weather which will help the crews trying to contain the fire that has already grown to about 36,000 acres. firefighters continue to work this. it's 11% contained. more than 100 people are in shelters right now unable to go back to their houses. officials suspecting that this was started earlier this month, earlier in septembery
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15-year-old boy playing with a fire work. aaron? >> angie, thank you. 17 after the hour now. four decades after two little girls vanished on their way to wheaton mall, their parents get justice. their accused killer pleaded guilty to two counts of first degree murder yesterday. he was sentenced to 48 years in prison. >> it's been a long, long time and we're tired and we just want to go home. >> the murder has haunted residents montgomery county for 42 years now. the police department there says cold case detectives are credited with their relentless pursuit of this case which they called operation worthy cause. >> the despicable human being, lloyd lee welch, answered for his part in the crimes against katheryn and sheila. >> welch still maintains that he did not sexually abuse or murder the girls himself. he says others were involved. right now there is no evidence
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else. this morning, people all over florida are picking up the pieces of their lives. >> some are just returning home for the first time since the hurricane. in the worst hit areas the power is still out. >> many others are in serious need of food and water right now. news 4's sarah rosario is live in miami this morning. sarah, what's the latest? >> reporter: aaron and eun, here in downtown miami the flooding is finally receding, but many trees are still down as you can see behind me. power slowly starting to come back on, but the dire need is still in the florida keys where anxious residents are trying to get back to their home and they're finding they don't have a home to return to. you may remember irmaran through that island as a category 4 hurricane leaving mass destruction turning what many considered to be a tropical pair a dmies more of a battlefield. recovery expected to take months if not
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responders are on the chain of islands providing food and water. they're bringing supplies coming off the ship called the "u.s.s. abraham lincoln." that ship can provide 100,000 gallons of water a day. they're still looking for people who may be unaccounted for. good news here as power could be turned back on by the end of the week. live from miami, sarah rosario, back to you. >> sarah, thank you. >> 5:19. nice warm 68 degrees outside. >> sprinkles coming down. >> truly tropical air. this is totally the outer most reaches of the whole system that was irma, and that's the reason it feels a lot more like summertime around. >> you have all the answers. >> i know. >> this is why we look at you like that, because you just have all the questions. >> it's a weather question. if i don't have the answer to a weather question, trouble abounds. >> i could ask you about the core density of an
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i figi and you'd still know the answer. >> 68 degrees. as aaron correctly pointed out, it is a mild start in the morning. it feels like summertime, humid air in place. that's going to be here really for the next couple of days. no autumnal coolness or dryness coming our way any time soon. the main center of what was irma still spinning out here. the overall flow in the atmosphere is continuing to bring all of that tropical moisture laten air. it will feel like a july or august morning. there are light rain drops across the area as well. a wet ride on 66, i-95, 301, routes 4 and 5 out of maryland. not any heavy rain. you'll need small, pocket sized umbrella. i'll show you future weather. it continues to bring this little chance of light rain and showers off and on through the remainder
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to at least lunchtime today. thereafter things should start to improve. much like yesterday, we should get a little sunshine back later on. mid to upper 60s now. afternoon temperatures today will be in the upper 70s, low 80s. 60% chance of rain at 7:00 a.m. only a 30% chance for rain at noon. i think we'll be dry by 5:00. nats baseball game tonight will be dry. no reason to worry about that. five day forecast, pretty solid chance for hit and miss rains. rumble of showers for friday. warming it up for the weekend highs in the 80s on both saturday and sunday. good morning, jack taylor. how's the commute. >> better news if you ride rockville, earlier crash. the main lanes shoulders, open. southbound, possibility of rubber necking but the volume is right. little heavy coming out of frederick, that's all.
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airport. pulling back the barrels from the roadway. two left lanes getting by. if you're heading out the door they should be cleared pretty quickly. rail riders, metro on the orange line, single tracking. overnight the work unit broke down so expect delays in both directions for now. back to you. >> whew! >> i feel like a lumber jack. >> the red carpet is out and ready for the 69th annual emmy awards. late night show co-host stephen colbert having fun there during the red carpet rollout. he'll host the show for the first time this weekend. >> it will be funny. >> should be funny. here's a look at some of the folks up for the big awards. the nbc hit show "this is us" nominated in several categories. >> so good! >> alec baldwin up for outstanding supporting actor for his role as president trump in "saturday night live."
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outstanding supporting actresses. the emmys are sunday night in los angeles. new this morning, there are some new faces at the international space station. a look at the video just coming in as the new crew docked overnight. remember to join us later today for the ellen degeneres show. she welcomes frees
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you're watching "news 4 today." welcome back. famous face walking the halls of capitol hill today. >> lin manuel miranda will meet with members of congress hoping to persuade them to continue funding for the national arts for humanities. this is after he won the u.s. freedom
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from last night's event. the society gave him the award for his creation of hamilton. miranda accepted it in statue wary hall which includes a statue of alexander hamilton. we've memorized it in our house. >> now we have to see it. >> i need some money. >> we'll work on it. >> great. olive garden's $100 never ending pasta offer returns tomorrow. never ending pasta. there is an added bonus this time. >> guess who claimed one of 22,000 pasta passes and will enjoy eight weeks of access to unlimited pasta. new twist here, 50 customers can buy a pasta passport to italy for 200 bucks. that will give them an all exclusive eight day trip for two to italy. they should take that trip on foot because you'll have to walk it off. >> the passes go on sale
5:28 am you only have 30 minutes for the trip deal. get moving. >> good luck to you folks. "america's got talent" and mel b's got drama. the reason she's in the middle of a police investigation. and crime crackdown. local police have a new weap.on
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irma's last gasp. rain arriving at our doorstep. the timing and what you can expect next. protests in charlottesville are not over. new overnight, the reason people were up late at uva. and breaking news. a smooth ride for the new crew members just arriving at the international space station. they say they saw the moon out the window and it was just absolutely incredible. "news 4 today" starts now. >> because it's like right there. >> i was going to say, can you imagine? can you imagine that view? whew! >> 5:31. good morning, everybody. i'm aaron gilchrist. >> and i'm eun yang. >> first meteorologist chuck bell and lauren rickets have a look at our forecast. >> chuck is out on the storm team 4 weather deck. umbrella or no umbrella? >> up brem la require
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of your hand as well. interactive radar will keep you informed. doesn't feel like a fall rain at all, feels like a summer sprinkle and shower. temperatures mid to upper 60s. it will be a warm and humid afternoon. hopefully most of the rain should be done by about lunchtime, maybe even a little sooner than that for how nice the rest of the day will be, let's go in to my colleague, lauren rickets. >> good afternoon, chuck. the afternoon looks a lot better than this morning. it's not feeling too bad out there. temperatures in the 60s. rain streaming in from the south to the north if your commute takes you right along 66 even going up around 70 and some of the beltway. again, not only do we have a little bit of sprinkle activity but we also have some fog out there. be mindful of that as you make your way out and about this morning. scattered showers throughout the morning but after about 10:00, 11:00, then we start clearing out. we'll get sunshine. temperatures will respond because they're going to move into the l
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may feel a little humid by this afternoon as you head home. certainly mild out there. temperatures will be in the 70s for sunshine this evening. more rain coming tomorrow. chuck will have the timing on that. first, the timing on your commute with jack taylor. >> good morning, lauren. if you're riding the beltway, so far so good this morning. with the showers you're talking about, please be careful if you come across the conditions. just be aware at 70 westbound, the right lane is blocked off with that zone. metro delays. green line has delays as well. back in to you. >> jack, thank you. we turn now to the latest on the aftermath of hurricane irma. nbc news has confirmed the deaths of at least 54 people. 12 of them lived in florida and
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we're told two people in georgia were killed by falling trees. much of florida is still without power this morning. irma knocked down electricity to some 15 million customers. it is the largest power restoration in u.s. history. aside from electricity issues, some people are waiting for the water to finally recede to homes and apartments. >> a massive migration of evacuees right now. all of the people who fled from irma's path are trying to get back home. residents of florida and georgia are jamming major roadways like i-26, i-95 and even i-77. >> the beginning of the cleanup. the threat of flooding and more damage is not over yet. we're working to inform you how to help storm victims. go to the nbc 4 app, search irma. 5:34. another protest in charlottesville overnight. what happened, angie? >> take a look.
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>> you can hear the protestors there. it's hard to see. you can see the shadow of it or outline. covering another statue. they covered the statue of thomas jefferson with a black tarp. this is the same thing that the city did to the statues of general robert e. lee and stone wall jackson. someone removed that tarp and he was saying, cj is also a racist. president jefferson founded the university. now to our top stories. the college park city council approves a bill that allows noncitizens to vote. the decision came down just before midnight. college park joins hyattsville and mount ranier. it is a victory for the trump administration at the
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court's decision last week that would have allowed thousands of additional refugees to enter the u.s. today a vigil will be held for a missing howard county maryland teacher who hasn't been seen or heard from in more than a week now. lauren wallen teaches at wild lake high school in columbia. she's also four months pregnant. they're calling the vigil a night of hope. 5:36 right now. concerns this morning for a missing 14-year-old from rockville. take a look. this is kevin michael franklin. his family hasn't seen him since he left home around 5:30 monday evening. he stands at 5'7", 140 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes. friends and family went searching for him near his home on pitt place. they're asking anyone with information to call montgomery county police. people that lived at a troubled condo complex may have some money coming to
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the company shut off utilities last october due to a million dollars in outstanding bills. if you lived there last october, call the ag's office to see if you are part of that settlement. 5:37 now. detectives are using a brand-new method for investigating crimes, but it may cause some controversy. these are the charles county sheriff's office's new drones. they're for high risk situations and investigations. deputies say they can be used for anything from search and rescue to natural disasters or finding evidence at a crime scene. they also understand the extra eyes can be a concern. sheriff's office says that they will only be used by authorized officers and are not for unwarranted surveillance or routine patrols. the hatch opened 12:08 a.m.
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12 -- or 1:08 a.m. eastern time. >> take a look at that. three new crew members now at the international space station. among them, two american astronauts and a russian cosmonaut. they arrived there about six hours after taking off from kazakhstan for a five-month mission there. astronaut mark vandeheise from falls church, virginia is there. >> she's normally the one judging people on "america's got talent." now elise may have to judge whether mel b may be involved in a criminal case. ted cruz tried
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ralpand i sponsoredralph northam, canthis adfor governor narrator: ed gillespie says dr. ralph northam doesn't show up? dr. ralph northam was an army doctor and a volunteer medical director at a children's hospice. he passed the virginia law requiring concussion standards for school sports. the smoking ban in restaurants. and dr. northam is working to connect veterans to good paying jobs in virginia. ed gillespie is a washington dc corporate lobbyist. he shows up for whoever pays him.
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you're watching "news 4 today." but, the reality is none of you observed which is even the numbers -- >> whoa, look at the magic. a group of very coordinated dogs and some bring down the house musical performances. that is what we saw on "america's got talent" semi-finals. there are the dogs. what a show! and tonight we will find out who is moving onto the finals. you can watch "america's got talent" with the results of your votes at
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whew. >> pretty good stuff. >> uh-huh. all the judges on the show should be there tonight, but we now know one of them is under investigation. >> rapper sayah? cea filed a police report -- >> not to be confused with ceo. >> i'm not sure who she is. she says mel b tried to threaten her with text messages. this is according to e news. >> she is under investigation by los angeles police for witness intimidation and tampering, but she has not been charged with anything. "hand in hand," the benefit concert for victims of hurricane harvey. the performance you may have missed that still has everyone talking. i'm adam tuss at dulles international airport, but not for a story about planes,
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big debut. the world is not getting one, two, three new iphones. >> three? >> a look at what could set the stage for the way we use our phones in the future. >> that's a lot. plus, metro is on the move. an expansion in dulles could change your commute. stealing the show. hurricane relief concert turns political. you're watching "news 4 today." your time is 5:46. your commute through northern virginia could be getting a bit easier thanks to the expansion of metro silver line. >> that expansion is supposed to go to the dull let airport in loudoun county. adam tuss is live with an update on phase 2 on the construction of metro silver line. >> reporter: good morning, aaron. we have a big update here. more than 60% complete. how about that? here, of course, we're at the main terminal of dulles. take a look off into the distan.
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is fast rising at the airport. if you've driven down the dulles toll road or been out here to the airport, there is no way to miss the construction that is going on. there are tracks that are going into that station right now. take a look at some of the video that we have of some of the construction going on here. this has been a long time in the making. even getting the silver line off the ground was a huge project. the first phase has been open for a number of years now, but now we're talking about the second phase going from restin here to the airport and continue with two stops into loudoun county. the would, is really progressing at a big clip here. i asked the airport leaders if they think that metro should be expanding at all, and they say they'll leave that to other people to decide. remember, the airport's authority is building the metro line here. metro isn't actually building this thing, they're just going to take it over once the airport's authority completes it. guys, we are talking about an opening potentially 2020.
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you'll be able to ride a metro train out here to dulles international airport. now almost 60% complete on the metro construction. 5:48. complaints about airport noise have been growing louder in our region over the past few years. now maryland's governor wants to sue the faa. governor larry hogan wrote a letter to his attorney general today requesting the lawsuit. he wants to force the faa to stop new flight paths into ragan national and bwi marshall airports. the faa changed the routes in 2014 to maximize safety and fuel efficiency, but people who live under the new routes say the noise has increased dramatically. i can only imagine how that sound is, quite jarring. 5:48. the republican push to cut your taxes heats up today. >> house speaker paul ryan and ted cruz will make the case for the cut inar
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this after president trump met with a group of bipartisan lawmakers at the white house. news 4's tracie potts is live on capitol hill. where do things stand on coming up with a bill for the tax cut? >> reporter: well, they're talking but they're talking about different things right now. democrats want be to focus on health care. the president wants to focus on taxes. today he's bringing in another bipartisan group, democrats and republicans. actually, more democrats in this one. this group calls themselves the problem solvers. they're trying to figure out a way to put together tax reform, which the president wants to do, and an infrastructure bill building up our roads, bridges, other types of infrastructure in the u.s. to see if they can cooperate on that. there's a lot of talking going on. there are different parts. the president has an idea, he wants to focus on lowering coto rate tax rates. and then the democrats are focusing on health care like
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he's unveiling for a single payer system that hasn't gotten a lot of support from democrats but today he's giving out the details. we understand he has more democrats signing on to that. there's progress in terms of people talking. we're not really close to anything final yet. republicans working on their plan also. >> tracie potts on the hill this morning. thank you. 5:50 right now. it was a mistake that caused senator ted cruz to trend on twitter. not for a good reason. an account called sexual posts tweeted a link to a two-minute video featuring two porn actresses and one man. twitter went crazy with this when people started noticing that around 1:00 in the morning that tweet got a like from cruz's official account. yesterday they said it was a staffer's fault. >> it was a staffing issue and it was inadvertent. it was a mistake. it was not a deliberate action. we're dealing with
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but it was a mistake. it was not malicious conduct. >> while senator cruz has not identified the staffer who clicked like, his team has deleted it from his feed. espn anchor jamel hill is under fire this morning for a twitter tirade against president trump. hill wrote trump was unfit to be president and called his rise to power a direct result of white supremacy in a series of tweets on monday. espn released a statement saying that her views don't represent espn. people are still talking about last year's election, and it's about to be back in the news. >> today hillary clinton will be giving her first live tv interview since losing to donald trump to matt lauer and savannah guthrie on the "today" show. >> angie goff is in the newsroom now with a preview of what she smite talk
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>> there is a lot of talk about it. clinton's book is called "what happened." in it she blames herself for the loss last year but she's also not the one. she says james comey, bernie sanders, joe biden, as well as russian president vladimir putin all had a role in t. she calls president trump ill prepared. they ask if the president plans to read the book? >> i'm not sure, but i would think that he's pretty well versed on what happened and i think it's pretty clear to all of america. i think it's sad that after hillary clinton ran one of the most negative campaigns in history and the last chapter of her public life is going to be now defined by propping up book sales with false and reckless attacks. i think that's a sad way for her to continue this. >> we know that the book is about 500 pages long and it came out yesterday.
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aaron, eun? >> all right. angie, thank you. we'll see that interview today on the "today" show. >> chuck bell is here to tell us about the rain. >> you should write a book. >> i should write a book. i have a lot of knowledge to get off my chest. >> not that book. >> publisher or agent. >> fair enough. it's september. we start thinking about it's the end of the warm season around here. sheena knew i was going to put this graphic up and she didn't even show up to work today. 90 degree days coming to an end. our last 90 degree day this year was august 22nd. last year we didn't have our final 0 degree day until september 23rd. yeah. don't give up hope. it can stay warm all the way into october. the latest 90 degree day on record. washington national anyway, october 11th, 1919. that was before national airport existed. it was in a slightly different location. i think it was 24th and m streets back in
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obviously the wright brothers hadn't quite figured out jet travel just yet. 68 degrees in washington with a little light rain in the area. these little showers are not going anywhere any time too soon. it's wet on 95, 66, 270 is wet. keep that in mind. light rain, sprinkles and showers through the morning commute and probably through coffee break/recess time, 10:00, 11:00 this morning. by noontime most of the rain should be done, what light rain there is. by 2:00, 3:00 i think we'll start to clear out a little bit. by 4:00, 5:00 we'll get a decent amount of sunshine in here. humid start to the day. mid to upper 60s across the area now. high today, 82 degrees. showers to start. a little sunshine at the tail end of the day. rain chances, 60% in the morning. nats game tonight, have to do better than the
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night. nats and braves tonight. no more than an isolated shower on friday. weekend looks dry and very pleasant weather goes on into the early parts of next week with only a little chance for rain here and there on tuesday and friday of next week. let's hope the rain isn't slowing down the commute, jack taylor. >> well, there's always that possibility. hey, our crews have been working in gainesville, but for now it's into the too bad. unfortunately, the crews took out a gap or space in the left lane. college road said you're not going to drive across at speed. this has the possibility to slow things down. please be aware. rail riders, orange line, trains are single tracking between vienna and west falls church. green line, residual delays. earlier track problem.
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mountain, should be there. back in to you. good morning, i'm landon dowdy at cnbc headquarters. the company unveiled three iphone models, 8 and 8 plus as well as the high end iphone x. it has higher charging and improved camera. it has an oled screen camera. the draw back is the iphone x won't ship until november. apple typically ships new phones in late september. >> like that unicorn emoji. ♪ darling, stand by me ♪ oh, stand by me >> it took
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celebrities to encourage people all over the country to donate nearly $15 million for hurricane relief. you can still help. text give to 80077 to donate $25. people in florida and texas will benefit from that donation. well, it was a who's who of hollywood last night including the one and only stevie wonder who opened the show with a monolog. >> as we should begin to love and value our planet and anyone who believes that there is no such thing as global warming must be blind or unintelly gernt. lord, please save us all. >> wow. the show included everyone from oprah to beyonce, george clooney, julia roberts and cher. what a lineup. >> 5:57 now. random acts of kindness we're ng
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in the aftermath of irma. next at 6:00, a look at
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take a look outside at dulles airport. this is what you may be waking up to. it's raining. this i
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moving into our area. 6:00 a.m. now. good morning, everybody. thanks for waking up with us. >> we have team coverage on how the rain moving in could impact your day and your commute. >> we begin with our storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell and lauren rickets out on the weather deck. the umbrella is down now, what does that mean, guys? >> it's wet out. it is a little misty out here, but maybe a small umbrella is what you're going to need throughout the morning. >> i had it up every other time i've been out here. this is the first not to need it now. morning commute, we'll have a little bit of light rain on it. exercise, a little bit on the humid side. nats game, dry. we need this wind big time. we may meet the braves in the playoff. we have to learn how to beat them now. four-part planner today. clearing out later on in the day. sun is down at 7:19, 1


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