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>> bowen. >> pa lumbus. >> you can celebrate. offense finally won. >> w. i told you. i want to thank my mom and fans, i want to thank everybody who came out to watch the show. >> the offense is now 5-3 in the four down showdown. >> i think the offense was a little biased since we had two offensive players in the answers. >> you lost. just accept it. >> i like his enthusiasm. >> he was very enthusiastic. >> we like. >> fox 5 morning news continues right now. good morning. straight up 5:00 right now on this friday. november 2 pd. we're taking a live look at reagan national right now. we'll see how the airlines recover after the storm from earlier in the week. it's going to be a busy hectic weekend. >> good morning, everyone. >> welcome to fox 5 morning news
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and tucker barns is here as well. >> good morning to you. >> good morning. >> a powerful tucker barns because you got your power back on. >> thank you. >> i thought you meant he had his power jacket back on. >> a power jacket, power tie. >> he's really pumping you up today. >> it's friday. everybody's happy on a friday. >> he's going to rally the rest of this day. all right. let's get to the temperatures. we're cold. 30s and low 40s here in town. want to show you the regional map because we were talking about earlier about the lack of electricity to the north and it's issued in the next couple of days. likely in the low to mid-40s so again some pretty cool temperatures up there. 42 but a lot of cool air across the mid-atlantic. in columbus, . things are generally looking favorable today. i saw stars when i got in the car this morning when i walked
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outside. >> you did? >> yeah. hadn't seen that in a while? >> do you look for this stuff? noo well, i kind of have to know what's going on. >> do we look at the news on the way in? >> sort of a job requirement but we do have a few clouds out to the west and some of those will roll in here during your day. partly sunny day with temperatures in the mid-50s. definitely jacket weather again for your friday but it should be dry. >> all right. here's julie. >> hey. >> quite an intro, huh? that's all i got on a friday. >> really? that's it? oh, man. somebody give him a mountain dew for wisdom. >> all right. >> so far nice and quiet. i kind of like how we're easing into this friday morning drive. 66 looks good coming inbound from fair oaks with no issues reported. light traffic reported for those on i-95 continuing, traffic
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volume continuing late and easy out toward the capitol beltway. overnight construction being cleared and outer loop of the beltway the construction was between university boulevard and new hampshire avenue, looks like the construction is cleared on that outer loop. storm recovery efforts are underway across the east coast. while there are some signs of progress and recovery it's little comfort for the thousands who lost their homes. jennifer davis has the latest. >> reporter: flood waters are reseeding, they're working to clear sandy streets. all of this is clearly taking an emotional toll on folks in new york and new jersey. the massive damage has some homeowners breaking down in tears. >> i just spent $30,000 getting my home repaired, and it's all gone. >> 42 years i'm in my home and
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then lo. >> others say they now have nothing left and no place to go. >> we have nothing. no credit cards, nothing in our bank accounts. $15 in my pocket, nowhere to go, no electricity, no food, no gas. >> the bodies of two boys have been found in staten island new york. rushing waters swept them away in rushing waters. >> i would be devastated. i would die. i would want to be dead with them. i can't believe this is happening. >> the widespread destruction across several eastern states is the sight that many are still struggling to come to terms with. you see it on tv and you say oh, my god, you say prayers to them. now we say oh my god, we're praying for us. >> another storm system is predicted to hit the region next week. a noreaster could affect
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mid-atlantic and new england states. all right. power crews here in our area are mobilizing to help the storm victims to our north. dominion virginia is staging hundreds of workers and trucks in national harbor. they will deploy to new york and new jersey. we're live there with more details on their efforts. >> reporter: this is the largest mobilization ever for dominion, virginia, crews to aid another area. you can see they've got their trucks lined up here at national harbor. they're staging at the guy lord hotel, prepared to leave in just a few hours to help restore power to new york and new jersey devastated by superstorm sandy. many people remain without power four days after sandy made landfall on the shore. 1,500 workers and more than 70 trucks are going to be leaving for the disaster areas in the northeast in just a few hours. they're staging right now and will depart around 7:30 this
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morning. the damage is widespread from new jersey and beyond. con edison in new york is hoping to have power restored by tomorrow in manhattan and areas of brooklyn with underground power lines but that is just a fraction of the numbers without power. they'll join other utility workers already there troying to get power back online as soon as possible, but this is a monomental task ahead. last night dominion was able to restore power to the last of its more than 200,000 customers that lost power due to sandy. that freed them up to be able to send these crews to new york and new jersey, the areas hardest hit. that's the latest here from national harbor. back to you. well, only days to go until the election. and both president obama and governor romney are criscrossing battleground states in the run up to next tuesday. the president picked up an endorsement from michael bloomberg.
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today on the campaign trail romney starts in wisconsin. then both the president and romney make appearances in the all important toss up state of ohio. romney has two stops and the president has three. also in our top stories this hour, the nationwide man hunt for a virginia man wanted for three pipe bomb attacks in staff ford county has ended in montana. lawrence stewart was captured yesterday following a brief pursuit with police. officers had to use spike strips to deflaet his tires. during the chase he threw a pipe bomb at the officers. he will be extradited back to virginia to face numerous charges. >> the district officer accused of shooting an unarmed suspect in the back will return to court today for a bond hearing. that suspect is now paralyzeed from the waist down. he was pulled over on september 6th on suspicion of driving a stolen motorcycle. he was cuffed and placed in the back of his cruiser. kyle managed to escape from the car and tried to run away and
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that's when raleigh fired his gun. >> it's difficult to see how there will be any real justice in the case. i mean, mr. kyle's paralyzed for the rest of his life, and so you know, it's just one of those unfortunate cases that there may not in the end be any real justice. >> he turned himself in yesterday. he is facing several charges including attempted murder. it appears japan is not happy with u.s. military on one of its islands. we'll tell you what's prompted them to file a complaint. and a major drug bust in brazil, the dealers targeted, how police made the discovery. and changes could soon be coming to the city's speed cameras. that will perk your ears up. more on that coming up next.  now this is a party.
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new this morning there are more tensions between japan and the u.s. troops on. japanese authorities say a 24-year-old u.s. airman is suspected of assaulting a young
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boy. he'd reportedly been drinking and this comes after all the troops were put under a curfew after two navy sailors were arrested for allegedly raping a woman. a underground tunnel used to give cocaine to university students. it went to a cocaine lab and the tum connected to the area near a campus. the trafficker would exchange the drugs for cash. back here at home d. c. mayor is announcing changes to fines from speed cameras. while making sure that the public is safe, the mayor will be joined by police chief and other transportation officials at the wilson building at 10:30 this morning. now, most persons apparently want to finish eating their thanksgiving dinner before they turn their attention to st. nick. >> i can understand that. >> that's fair, but what a new
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study reveals about christmas music is coming up. and with the early snowfall in virginia will a popular ski resort there open early? >> first let's send things over to tucker. >> it's cold arntd here. temperatures in the upper 30s and low 40s. we'll get some sunshine for your friday and slightly warmer temperatures. details on your weather and julie's got a look at your traffic too right after the break.
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okay. now that halloween has come and gone is it too early to think about christmas? you hear the music. it's kind of difficult to not get in the spirit. >> never too early. >> according to most shoppers, yes it is. >> nearly 80% of americans think stores should wait until after thanksgiving to deck the halls to play christmas music. >> they also want to make special use of apps to help them shop this christmas. >> i like the music but i'm like yeah, it's too early. >> but don't we have this debate every year? we do and we never win. >> i think they should wait till after but i can still do my shopping. >> we still have a full month between thanksgiving and christmas. >> i saw a store set up their
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stuffer three weeks ago. >> christmas candy is already out. it's everything. >> get used to it. it's here to stay. >> kind of a christmas weather out there lately. >> at least colder. >> yeah, this morning some cool temperatures. 30s and 40s. going to be another day featuring relatively cool temperatures for this time of year although promising a little more sun than what we've seen in the last few days. >> we need it. >> that won't be hard to do by the way. 36 in gaithersburg. check at your 30s. we're down to freezing now. here we go. we have not had a freezing temperature yet at reagan national so 34 in winchester. 38 in dulles. very cool out there. so these temperatures on the chilly side. got some clear skies overnight and that allowing these temperatures to really bottom out. all right. few clouds rolling through at the moment. out to the west, this is looking upstream here, this is our next weather feature and i don't
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think they'll bring us any rain showers but likely to bring a little bit of cloud cover during your friday. partly sunny today and cool. our high temperatures will top out in the mid-50s but we have a little sunshine working in to dry things out and it should feel a little better for us for today. looking to the weekend, both saturday and sunday look bright and sunny. a nice quiet weather pattern here as we get into the weekend. a big dip in the jet stream and temperatures around here remain chilly. as we get into the weekend here, we should get the remnants of sandy on out of here so we should be looking at plenty of sunshine. looking upstream, we're talking about this potential storm for next week and you probably already heard a lot about it. this will be your more typical noreaster. that doesn't mean it will bring us a day of clouds and rain but i don't think it will bring us anything close to what sandy did during the week. looks like the timing would be early as next tuesday. probably next wednesday.
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partly sunny skies, still cool out there. partly cloudy and cool overnight. your winds south and west at 5 to 10 so it will be cold again later tonight. weekend forecast looking good. it will be chilly here. saturday night and the games should be dry, but it will be chilly as we get into the weekend and then perhaps that coast tall storm by late tuesday or wednesday next woke. we'll have to work on that timing a littl. >> what are you doing sf >> traffic. >> you mean right now or this weekend? >> either. >> right now i'm looking at the outer loop of the beltway. this is where we had overnight construction. traffic was squeezing by to the left. all gone now. lanes are open. south on 95, 295 quiet. no problems to report on the american he john bridge. inner loop looks great leaving the toll road heading back
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towards 270. 66 eastbound, light traffic v no problems to report continuing in towards the beltway. thanks. look at this video. snow shoe resort in west virginia got more than 2 feet of snow from superstorm sandy but the resort will not be opening early. officials said they could open for skiers this weekend but it's too dangerous. there are widespread power outages and the surrounding area is in a state of emergency. they have other things to deal with right now. if you see a lot of snowplows around d.c. this morning i don't think there's a blizzard coming. it's just a drill. they're testing its readiness for winter storms. the dry run is to help with training of more than 1,000 members of the team at the public works department. metro bus drivers caught nodding off and sleeping on the job, some while they were behind
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the wheel. now, according to the transit agency 67 drivers were caught between january of 2010 and february 2012 and some were working as many as 16 to 20 hours a day. the washington examiner broke this story. >> almost half of those people who were caught on the camera driving while sleeping were working what's called a swing shift is where they work the morning rush and they take a break and they work the afternoon rush and metro has said itself that those swing shifts can mean really long days, up to 16 hours and when the person gets to work to when they get to go home and some of these workers have long commutes. they live in farther out regions. they have to get to a bus garage and start their day. >> we reached out to metro and the spokesman said quote, we reviewed more than 10,000 clip from january 2010 through february 2012 and found that
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there were 68 instances where the operator may have been fatigued. while one instance is one too many it's important to understand that metro operated more than 9.6 million bus trips during that period. further review indicated that work hours and shift lengths were not factors in the vast majority of the cases. all right. the biggest names in country music walked the red carpet last night. a look at the cmas big winners coming up next. [ minto ] you know, those ads saying mitt romney would ban all abortions and contraception seemed a bit extreme.
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so i looked into it. turns out, romney doesn't oppose contraception at all. in fact, he thinks abortion should be an option in cases of rape, incest, or to save a mother's life. this issue's important to me, but i'm more concerned about the debt our children will be left with. i voted for president obama last time, but we just can't afford four more years. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approve this message.
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many people are taking advantage of early voting. >> one maryland woman tells us she already voted but it did not go quite as she planned. >> reporter: it's the first time for early voting and obviously it's going over well here in prince georges county. look at this huge line that snakes around here. one woman we talked to said she didn't mind waiting in the line but she did mind what happened next. >> i was really upset. >> she's in her 60s and had never missed a chance to vote in a presidential election. she didn't want her face shown on tv but she says she waited two hours in a long line wednesday. >> who did you vote for? >> obama. >> and whose name popped up as the one that was checked? >> mitt romney. >> she's certain she did not
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make a mistake. she saw what happened when she double checked the ballot. >> i went back and my xs were under mitt romney. >> she's a life long democrat. >> i was like upset. like, what's going on here? >> she says she did point it out to an election worker who was helpful. >> we haven't had one report of any voting irregularities. >> but there have been other complaints around the country including one in north carolina where a voter says she wanted to vote for romney but it kept defaulting to obama. back in maryland alexander says always double check your ballot and remember to read the sample ballot ahead of time, especially this year. >> we do have 14 questions on the ballot, which is -- could potentially extend the average vote time. >> the woman we spoke to says she doesn't care who you vote for, she just wants the election to be fair for everyone.
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snie would tell them to check to make sure that they're voting for the right person whether it be romney or obama, either or. >> they expect that by now they'd have about 20,000 who voted. instead it's been 35,000, way more than they exp. all right. the ipad minny goes on sale today and apple fans line up around the world. they've been lining up to get their hans on the new tablet but the crowds are smaller than we've seen for previous apple products. the 7.9-inch min is priced higher than model gadgets at $329. >> the lines for early voting seem to be as long for the lines to get an ipad. >> that's good. >> i wonder which one is moving faster though. that's the question. there's a new king in the world of country music. >> blake shellton won top honors
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taking home the entertainer of the year award. >> now, this is the first time shelton has won the award. previous winners include chesney chesney. all right. good times. still plenty ahead on fox 5 morning news. the battle for the white house, we will tell you where the candidates will take their message today. fox is on our way to the area where people are most affected by sandy. hundreds of trucks here at national harbor prepared to head to new york and new jersey to help out the millions of people still without power. we'll have the very latest on their efforts coming up. [ michelle ] when i first discovered that i had sensitive teeth,
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all right. welcome back. it's friday. happy friday, everyone. it's november 2nd. we've got a new month. >> uh-huh. >> this week is coming to a close. we've had a long week and we made it through. all right? that's a live look outside of the u.s. capitol dome. >> the weather is going to cooperate today. a little on the cool side this
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weekend. >> i'll take it. anything mild, because this past week if that's indicative of anything to come this winter -- >> i know. i have a lot of questions like does this mean we'll have a bad winter? we'll talk about it later. >> we can do that. >> you've addressed this before, because people want to know if we -- >> i think we'll have a more wintery pattern than we did last year. we can't have a mild winter every year. >> which would be to my liking but i'm not in control. >> i am actually. let's get right to the weather and here's your weather. 42 degrees at reagan national. chilly start to your day. jacket weather. kids going to the bus stop it will be cold this morning and cool this afternoon with highs in the mid-50s so these temperatures turning a little below normal for this time of year. we have had enough clearing overnight that these temperatures have been able to
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fall back into the 30s. more sunshine than yesterday but it won't be a perfectly sunny day. i don't think -- yesterday we had one or two showers during the day. should be a nice dry day for you. highs 55 in washington. 54 quantity coand about 50 in the mountains out to the west. a little cool. a little cool. not too bad though. we'll take it. time now to check in with julie wright again. >> hey you guys. so far so good. again, light traffic volume around the area. i don't think people are up doing that morning stretch just yet. so far so good on 66 coming in through centerville. an easy drive headed eastbound toward fair oaks and 123. the outer loop, no trouble spots reported as we continue. overnight road work that was in place near the northwest branch has cleared. and again, go find yourself at speed in each direction at the
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american he john bridge. all right. superstorm sandy is now blamed for more than 90 deaths. 41 of them in new york. the city is struggling to get back on its feet and we've learned amtrak service from d. c. to new york will be available today. meantime storm victims say agencies like me ma and the red cross have been slow to respond. drivers are waiting on lines miles long to fill up their gas tanks and utilities say it could take up to ten days to restore power. help is on the way to get the heat and lights back on. hundreds of utility workers are being sent to help restore power in the northeast. >> they're mobilizing right now at the national harbor getting ready to leave in just a few hours. we're live there with the crews who are getting ready to head to new york and new jersey. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning. you can see right here dominion,
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virginia has all their trucks lined up. we've seen a handful of workers beginning to arrive. this is part of a massive ert to get help to new york and new jersey in the aftermath of superstorm sandy. four days after that storm made landfall along the new jersey shore, millions of people remain without power in the northeast. dominion virginia is sending 1,500 workers and more than 70 trucks that will be leaving for the disaster areas in the northeast. they're staging right now and will depart around 7:30 this morning. con ed son in new york is hoping to have power restored by saturday in manhattan and areas of brooklyn with underground power lines but it could take a week or more to have power back on for everyone in the northeast. they'll join crews from across the country already deployed there. but given the widespread damage they've got a big task ahead. dominion did restore power to more than 200,000 of its customers in virginia hit by
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sandy last night. that freed up their crews to come help in the northeast. those crews should arrive later today. they won't know exactly where they'll be working until they arrive there at the staging area and then are deployed from there. dominion virginia says this is their largest ever of mobilization to help aid in another area. that's the latest here in national harbor. back to you. all right. thank you. >> four days until the election and president obama is back on the campaign trail after a pause for superstorm sandy. now, after campaigning in wisconsin nevada and colorado yesterday the president had three stops in the battleground state of ohio today. tomorrow the president will appear in manassas with bill clinton and dave matthews. yesterday new york mayor endorsed president obama. his republican rival is making stops in other parts of
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ohio today. governor mitt romney was in the battleground state of virginia yesterday. this morning rom fee holds a rally in wisconsin, then heads to a couple of campaign events in ohio. one issue in this year's race for president is jobs and later on this morning we'll find out how the economy is doing with the big monthly unemployment report. comes out at 8:30 and economistsesque president-elect it to show a slight rise in the nation's jobless rate. more about the attack in libya. a new time line has surfaced. stocks rise on strong economic data. the dow gained 136, the nasdaq picked up 24 points and japan added more than 100 points overnight. even though european stocks are falling they are still at two-week highs. right now the time is 5:37. we'll be right back. announcer: the washington post on roscoe bartlett:
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the consulate attack in libya making head lines today. there's news that the consulate was under surveillance. the consulate staff say a person was taking pictures inside the compound and that person was
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part of the police unit sent to protect the consulate. also a new time line shows cia agents went to help the staff less than 25 minutes after they got the first call. in oregon, a deer hunter is lucky to be alive after he was attacked by a wounded bear. sheriff's deputies say 22-year-old hunter was attacked after the wound bear put him in a bear hug. the two tumbled down a 50-foot em bankment. the bear bite the hunter the entire time. another hunter eventually shot the bear dead. the injured hunter was rushed to a hospital but is expected to survive. a california woman lucky in more ways than just one. she purchased a winning lottery ticket but came very close to missing out on the $23 million prize. her daughter happened to see a newspaper photo of the supposed winner captured on the liquor store surveillance camera.
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she had until november 26th to claim the prize. >> there's some lottery tickets i need to check. i may be lucky. >> you're never too old to do your civic duty and exercise your right to vote. rosy has literally waited a lifetime to vote. she cast her ballot for the first time yesterday. she was inspired to vote after president obama won the 2008 election and says she promised herself that if she lived to see another election she would vote. she requested a ballot by mail and a family friend helped her register to vote. >> wonder why she never did before. >> that's an interesting story. zoo since hearing that disney bought the star wars franchise, we've been wondering if mickey mouse would show up in the next movie. >> or donald duck. disney is giving us a look at whether darth vader would do a
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visit to the magic kingdom. we'll show you coming up next. >> and as we head to break, sorry, i was mesmer rised by the pictures. let's take a live look outside. this is the beltway there at connecticut right now. the latest on weather and traffic coming up next. we had a good group of people. good group off employees out there. this was a booming place. and mitt romney and bain capital turned it in to a junk yard. i was suddenly, 60 years old. i had no health care. mainly i was thinking about my family. how am i going to take care of my family. he promised us the same things he's promising the united states. and he'll give you the same thing he gave us. nothing. anncr: priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. [ female announcer ] nature exists on the grandest scale... ♪
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with more details about disney's big announcement this week that it has acquired the entire star wars fran chiez, well, to celebrate disney released a video. take a look at it. >> are you kidding me? >> the video shows what darth vader might do on his first trip to disney world. of course his trip would include a ride on space mountain. of course, because that would be like his ride. he'd be all familiar with it. >> he wouldn't have to pay. >> i would hope not. >> he can use his mind powers. see how he did that? that's how he would do all the rides. >> it is an interesting marriage of sorts between disney and star wars. >> can't imagine him in the teacups though. >> is that a teacup? it wasn't? >> no, i don't think so.
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but they should show him in that. it's cute. >> it's great. >> yeah. looking forward to the next installment. >> i'm sure. >> it's still just strange to me. >> mickey mouse, i am your father. >> i want to see mickey mouse and next star wars. just to make a cameo. >> just kind of goofy now. >> all right your weather forecast. >> yeah. >> temperatures yesterday. you know what, 53 was the daytime high at reagan national. 51 dulles. bwi marshall made it to 50 degrees so these are still running 10 to 12 degrees below the averages. only in the second day of november so these temperatures running a little cool. cold for much of the area. reagan national now 43 degrees but lots of 30s off to the north and west and cull pepper last hour you were 32 so you can see the temperatures on the chilly
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side. 36 in manassas. 37 in gaithersburg. 37 for you in leonard toup. 40 in fredericksburg. temperatures will warm up. they'll rebound into the mid-50s today. not only today but for the weekend as well. clearing overnight because i saw stars so i'm sure that we had at least some clear skies for a moment or two. some clouds rolling back in. it's not going to be a perfectly sunny day but you can see we've got much more clearing than we had yesterday. so i think we'll see more sunshine. partly sunny day. a sprinkle north and west of town. the rest of us, i don't think we'll see any measurable rain today and that will set us up for a good looking weekend. finally get rid of the remnants of sandy once and for all but saturday and sunday look bright and sunny but cool with high temperatures this weekend in the 50s. so if you've got outdoor activities, should be fine for us but definitely jacket weather here to stay. winds out of the west 5 to 10. still cool out there and later tonight partly cloudy and just
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plain old cold overnight. we are going to be on the cold side here the next couple of days. here's your 7-day forecast. let me remind you. we fall back, our time clocks fall back saturday night late so you get the next hour of sleep as daylight savings time ends early sunday morning. and then early next week there could be this coast tall system but maybe another noreaster won't be as strong as sandy by the middle of next week. let's do some traffic and get the latest from julie wright. got any leftover halloween candy? >> yeah, i do. it's funny. you talk about falling back and our priorities are so different. you talk about gaining extra sleep, i talk about staying out even later. if you can hang you're more than welcome to come join us. on the roads you'll find your roads are open. easy drive south on 270 coming in working your way out of
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germantown. you'll find on the beltway traffic running smoothly. eastbound on 66 they were checking for a possible truck fire. what we found was the truck was overheated. so coming around the curve here, no issues reported continuing inbound toward fair oak. all right. well, sarah, this is your favorite segment of the morning. after the break, another great edition of off the wall with me and dave ross. >> it's not all about you. >> we have dave ross coming in. that's coming up next. 
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welcome to another funky edition of off the wall. >> sunday, your guy, cam newton coming right here to take on rg 3 panthers against the redskins. you go back one year and cam newton was the talk of the town, the talk of the nfl. a year later people are going into his body language saying he doesn't have really good body language versus our guy rg 3 has tremendous body language. do you put any stock into that? >> no i don't. it has nothing to do with how you perform on a football field. look at your body language after i beat you down on this show every day and you still keep coming back trying to win. >> head up, cam. >> the rest of his game is not
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the problem. the problem is the team that he's on. >> you don't think it has anything to do with his performance on sunday? >> he has no offensive line, one wide receiver. an injured runningback. >> you're going to have bad performances. >> it's a press conference. >> finally you smile, you project. that's what we want cam newton to do. >> first of all let me fin you are my statement. jay cutler has bad body language and nobody's say ago word about him. >> they say it all the time. >> no, they don't. >> i've talked to people and they say he's got terrible body language. >> cam is on the wrong team. rg 3 is fine. he's going to be a good matchup. >> speaking of some -- some interesting -- let's just say a situation down there in south beach. okay. they've got a new guy ray allen who crussed to play -- >> right. he's a free agent. >> but he was offered more money
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by the celtics to stay put, instead he takes less money to go down to miami. fine. that's his choice, but do you have a problem with kevin bar net now giving his old buddy the cold shoulder. >> who cares about kg thinks. he didn't have to get approval to go to another team. >> i'm not talking to you anymore. >> fi went to another station would i need your aprul? no i wouldn't care about your approval. >> ray allen was not going to get that much playing time with the celtics. >> they have tried to trade him twice already. >> ray allen left the organization and last time i checked it's the boston celtics and it's not the old kevin bar net washed up player. >> if you want to keep it on the court and have some competition i say by all means that's old school. that's the way they did it out on the steets. >> i've got a lot of problems
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with people shaking hands after the game. >> i'm not talking to you after the break. >> i'm not talking to you right now. >> it doesn't last long. >> back to football, the hall will not be suspended for his actions during sunday's game. reports the league decided to foin him instead. the cornerback was kicked out of last week's game for an incident with an official. still no word on how much he'll have to pay. he'll afford it. whatever it is. >> the nfl has yet to make an official announcement. to basketball now. barker thinks a 21-foot jumper as time expires, with their new uniforms to give the spurs the win against oklahoma city and parker scored the last 14 months for his team.
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he was on a roll. second youngest player to reach 10,000 career points. >> wow. a lot of talent there. >> straight ahead, we've got more sports. the junkies from 106.7 join us live here. first let's say good morning to our facebook fan of the day to william superdad. >> wait a minute. are those his real muscles? >> i'll bet they are. he watches fox 5 morning news and loves the energy involved with everyone involved in it. >> nice abs. >> i love that. >> i imagine it was a halloween costume, don't you think? >> he doesn't wear that every day. >> i mean, he could.  [ minto ] you know, those ads saying mitt romney
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would ban all abortions and contraception seemed a bit extreme. so i looked into it. turns out, romney doesn't oppose contraception at all. in fact, he thinks abortion should be an option in cases of rape, incest, or to save a mother's life. this issue's important to me,
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but i'm more concerned about the debt our children will be left with. i voted for president obama last time, but we just can't afford four more years. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approve this message.


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