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>> he was only 5'2" but prince was a giant among his mu see cat peers -- musical peers. with more than 100 million records sold, he was compared to james brown, michael jackson and david bowie. prince created his own sound and refused to have it labeled as just r and b or just rock. his name was prince rogers nelson born are in 1958 in minneapolis. he nest lever the twin cities for a bigger city and lights but all of that and more found him and other artists from his hometown. >> i had to deal with a lot of things, getting teased in school and early in my career i tried to cosampente for that by being as flashy as i could
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noisy as i could. ♪ oh, no, let's go >> they are talking about the super bowl concert ♪ purple rain, purple rain ♪ >> purple rain of music and the movie won an a academy award for best score. >> medical paisley park. >> deputies were called to the paisley park estate after his body was discovered. no cause of death as of yet. prince appeared at his own party at the estate this past weekend but opal for five minutes because he was battling the flu according to associates. tonight the white house has issued a statement. president obama said in part michelle and i join millions of fans around the world in mourning the sudden death of prince.
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instrumentalist and electrifying performer. quincy jones tweeted a true artist in every sense of the word gone too soon. and owner of the 9:30 club said prince, when performing, he was unmatched live. >> he was so much bigger than just the music. he was very socially conscious. one of his more recent concerts was in this area in baltimore after the freddie gray case. he held the concert, brought the state's attorney marilyn mostly up on stage. he was connected to the issues of our team. >> you never heard about drugs, you never heard about alcohol abuse. he is concerned about his body, a lot due to the fact that he was ill as a child. he talked about that in the interview. >> very few people like him come along in a generation. >> we will follow this at 7:00 and 11:00 tonight. >> your favorite song. >> you got to know prince and go to his albums, international
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thank you, bruce. well, you know, as news spread and we heard prince had quite a sense of humor, a radio station started playing prince contribute songs everywhere. >> delia goncalves is live at one of those stations, magic 102.3. how are things there, delia. >> exciting actually. we are listening to prince on the overhead speakers. there is a sense of reflection and love for a man and artist that meant so much to so many. in fact, i was listening to the tributes on the radio driving here today and we all remember where we were say when michael jackson died. a lost people talking about michael jackson, another legend that we lost too soon. now doubt we remember where we were when we heard that prince passed away. i have the privilege of being outside the studios. donny simpson is live talking to his fans, talking to the dmv about prince, the artist, the
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legacy. >> prince rogers. prince is dead. >> he is taking calls and sharing stories about prince. >> you are sad, you know. but at the same time, you know, i feel so blessed to have known this man, to have have his music. to watch what did he. >> wearing black and signature purple, he said this is a celebration and reflection on favorite songs and memories. this involved sugar ray leonard. >> i bump this woman in front of me and said excuse me, ma'am and prince turned around. i was like oh, my goodness. >> laugh and love is what prince leaves behind, an artist at
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just music. >> he went to baltimore after the freddie gray riots. that kind of impact. that commitment to the community. >> yeah. >> it's gone. >> yeah. is there any one else to carry that on. >> there is always someone else. prince was someone else. he came after james browns. he did the same kind of things. james brown squared riots. prince did the same thing. of course there is someone else. there will be someone else. i have that faith. there is only one prince. there will never be another one like him. no one will match the man and the legend, prince. the show is on the air until 7:00 and donny and the folks at magic 102.3 are encouraging listeners to come down to the studio for a
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it will happen right outside downtown silver spring around 6:00, 6:30. >> thanks. if that is on the list of things to do tonight, perhaps before or after you are looking to get a hold of some of prince's music, his fans are flocking to record stores. there are opal a few left. they are hoping to have their own piece of prince's legend. >> pete is live where a lot of people are turning out to get their hands on that stuff. >> reporter: there is a rush on prince albums here. you can see almost all of them are gone now. fans say he will live on through his music. >> you don't get it now -- >> reporter: he knew what he had to do on his lunch break. prince albums, cds and dvds are flying off the shelves. >> he is up there with michael jackson. two of the greatest.
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copy of purple rain but said when paying contribute to prince, anything is better than nothing. >> he left us in the physical form but everybody is here buying up his albums. >> probably sell out today everything. i will probably sell everything i have today. >> reporter: employees are reeling, too, shocked an artist of so many mediums will no longer be adding to this collection. >> trying to make it through the rest of the day t put more music on when i get home. >> reporter: it wasn't just hard copies, the digital shelves were busy. prince albums shot to the top of the itunes download charts in a few moments. live in college park, wusa 9. >> it didn't take long. not a surprise at all. >> it will be that way for another week at least. prince's death is by far the most popular story on social media. >> on twitter
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will smith wrote i am stunned and heartbroken. i spoke to him last night. jade day and i mourn with all of youed loss of a beautiful poet, a true inspiration and one of the most magnificent artists to grease the earth. >> whoopi goldberg saying this is what it sound like when doves cry. >> reverend jesse jackson wrote shocked and heartbroken to hear the news of the death of prince. pray for his family and thank god for his legacy. >> on our wusa 9 facebook page vote for your favorite prince song. at last check purple rain was in the lead with 3 a -- 35% of the vote. log on and tell us what you think. there is this tonight. breaking news in the search for that missing fairfax county firefighter. wusa 9's andrea mccarran reports seeing
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with flashing lights rushing to the area where nicole mittendorff's car was found on saturday. sources tell her there may be developments in the search. some background, nicole called out six last wednesday, hasn't been seen since. a massive search is underway for her. andrea is working on the report and we hope to have it for you a little bit later. now to a final farewell for the 15-year-old stabbed to death at the deanwood metro. family and friends gathered to remember john evans in congress heights. he was stabbed in the neck inside the deanwood metro station earlier this month. delia goncalves spoke to his mother after the service. >> please stop the violence. stop this unnecessary nonsense that is going on. you don't want your parents to go through what i'm going through. it's not easy at all. >> 18-year-old devonte hall is charged with second-degree murder. the two had a long-standing feud but met at
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station by chance. now to the campaign trail. republican presidential candidate ted cruz was on the stump in frederick, maryland, today. >> cruz speaking up to support the controversial law in north carolina forcing transgender people to use the bathroom of the sex they were born with. >> i am the father of two little girls. here is basic common sense. grown adult men, strangers, should not be alone in a bathroom with little girls. >> today is the last day for early voting in maryland. the primary elections are next tuesday. >> donald trump was on maryland's eastern shore last night. the businessman told supporters that he will become more presidential as he inches closer to the magic number of delegates he needs. that involves having a speech writer, a teleprompter and building unity with the g.o.p. establishment. chelsea clinton spent part of her day in our
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hillary clinton. chelsea spoke to supporters in silver spring and the beltsville library in prince george county. we are just getting started here on a busy day for wusa 9 news at 5:00. sentencing day for the outspoken postal worker that landed his gyro copter on the capital lawn. >> after the break, heart- breaking details and reaction after a 2-year-old dies after being left in a hot car.
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arolina. married 27 years. raised 6 kids. including 5 boys. he had grandpa move in with us. glenn: we loved having him as part of the family. it's what you do. kids: in congress, dad will protect president obama's legacy. he'll fight for jobs and protect social security and medicare. glenn ivey will never quit on you; and we should know, we're his kids. glenn: i'm glenn ivey and i approve this message. i'll take on the republicans for all of us.
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an autopsy is being done on a 2-year-old girl left in a hot car and died. >> the boyfriend involved has been arrested and charged. he was taking the toddler's siblings to school but forgot about the girl. we have all the breaking developments in annandale. surae? >> reporter: we learned arlington county police charged the boyfriend in this case with neglect and involuntary manslaughter. the 2-year-old girl was left in the hot car for seven hours before she was discovered in the back of the car strapped to the child seat. >> oh, my god. >> horrible. i can't imagine how she was suffering. >> reporter: the boyfriend returned home on conwell drive in annandale after taking the older siblings, 10 and 15 years old to school yesterday morning. he returned home around 8:00 a.m. for getting about th
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temperatures rose into the 70s. >> that is awful. >> that is sad. i'm sure she suffered. i can't imagine something like that happening to my daughter or any of my kids. >> reporter: police say around 3:00 in the afternoon the 31- year-old boyfriend went to pick up the children's mother at pentagon city. it was an after arriving there he looked ac and discovered the little girl unresponsive. >> that is a parent's worst nightmare. >> it kind of hurts because that could be one of my family members or something like that. >> reporter: fairfax county police say the boyfriend normally drops the children off at two different locations but something may have interrupted that routine. >> if they would pay attention more to the child than whatever they are doing, it wouldn't have happened. >> i feel bad for the family. i know this wasn't intentional. i can
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with her. she is a pretty girl. i feel bad that this happened. i can relate to their pain. i hope they don't see it as something malicious. they were sweet parents. >> reporter: the 31-year-old boyfriend has been criminally charged at this point. i can tell you, yesterday, it was in the low 70s but inside the car it can be more than 100 degrees, well over 100 degrees. this tragedy all around. surae chinn, wusa 9. >> a lot of people think it has to be really hot outside for heatstroke to kick in. thank you. the victim's two other siblings are staying with relatives during the investigation. a wildfire in the shenandoah national park continues to grow. the blaze has scorched nearly 6,000 acres, more than a dozen hiking trails are closed as hundreds of firefighters try to knock down the inferno. investigators determined the fire was caused by humans but at this
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if it was intentionally set. right now we want to go back to andrea mccarran in the shenandoah national park. she is following the case of the missing firefighter. we have you by phone. there are breaking developments. tell us more? >> reporter: lesli it appears the search for nicole mittendorff has ended and not with the outcome anyone hoped for. we understand from sources out here on the eastern boundary of shenandoah national park in the white okay canyon area that a body has been found. this is how our last hour of the day has played out. we were up in the middle of shenandoah park at a high elevation when we noticed nine virginia state police troopers heading at a high rate of speed down the mountain. we followed them down. ironically to the place where the very search began in
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very remote parking lot in the eastern boundary of the park where nicole mittendorff's mini cooper was discovered saturday. there is a very, very grim and somber mood as state police and other personnel are gathered at the scene. this is an area that is so remote there is no cell service. i drove about 15 miles up the road so i could get a land line at a little country store here. but after 6 days of searching and it appears a body has been found. the area is roped off. close to where the search began. hundreds of people have fanned out across the area in a methodical grid search over very, very rugged terrain. at one point there were six water falls in the white oak canyon. at one point trained searchers rappeled down the side of the canyon and divers went in the
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for evidence. but there was nothing until today. we have been out here in madison county all day long and we did notice throughout the afternoon a lone helicopter hovering over head at a specific location near the parking lot. that's where the search appears to have ended. >> andrea -- go ahead, adam. >> we will check back with you in a second. we have the fire alarm going off in the studio so we will take a quick break. if you could stay with us on the phone, we have a
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good evening, i'm peggy fox reporting from roundtree park in annandale. this is the scene where a disabled man, a 45-year-old man named paul gianelos was here with a community service organization having run. he wondered -- lunch. he wondered away. he may have wondered over there, an nun dale road. police were called. what happened next was tragic.
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of events. >> he never spoke a word in his 45 year life. he could read but he was autistic. he died wednesday after a struggle with a fairfax county police officer. >> it sounds terrible. >> his family is angry and want answers. on advice from a lawyer, they declined to be interviewed on camera but there was a plan in place that should have prevented this from happening. he lived at a special groups home. on wednesday he was here at roundtree park on an nun dale road eating lunch with his group. when the group leader realized paul was gone, they called police. fairfax police say a 20 year veteran officer spotted paul along the road about a mile from the park. police say the officer tried to talk to him, talk him into coming back to the group. paul refused. police say he became combative
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officer. paul was handcuffed and hit his head. rescue was called and police say when paul was transported, he went into cardiac rest and died. >> that is crazy. i don't know the situation that went on but i'm sure there is a better resolution than taking down an older gentleman. >> surprising that it happened here. terrible. >> reporter: the family and police are waiting for the results of an autopsy. fairfax county police are conducting two investigations one criminal and one through internal affairs department and also the st. johns community service organization is conducting their on investigation to figure out what happened from their point of view they said the attorney [ indiscernible ] to make sure there is corrective action taken so something like
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never happens again. peggy fox, wusa 9. back to you. >> thank you, peg. according to a new monmouth university poll, chris van holland holding a 16% lead over donna edwards in the race for the senate seat. that is the largest lead since the contest began. now, the winner of that race will run to replace barbara mikulski who is retiring. >> we asked the candidates leading in the polls to come in to wusa 9 and discuss the issues that are important to you. so, tonight, chris will be on the set with bruce johnson and jan jeffcoat at 7:00. if you have a question, send it to us via the wusa 9 facebook or hour twitter pages. and you can find information on all the candidates, sample ballots, polling
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one place. download the wusa 9 app. we want you to know you are probably hearing a fire alarm in the building. we are working to find the source of it. bear with us. there maybe a little bit of noise throughout the newscast but this is live tv and we all sort of role with it. students from prince george county made history earlier this month. >> the first group of american students to study in cuban classrooms. the kids from maryland international day school range in age from 5 to 12 years old. they spoke spanish they have been studying and exploring the island nation with their cuban counterparts. the washington nationals gave them baseball cards and hats to trade with young cubans. straight ahead, sentencing day for the man that landed his gyrocopter on the lawn of the capitol. >> allegations that a teacher had a sexual relationship with a student at a d.c. school. >> new developments in the death of a
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fairfax park after a struggle with police. but jamie raskin is the only abdemocrat for congress who led the fight for tougher gun laws. only raskin took on the nra to ban military-style assault weapons. raskin: i'm jamie raskin, and i approve this message.
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i tweed this out. when i went to get the paper, a bad smell. it was the wildfires in the
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shenandoah valley. this is a smoke dispersion model. it reached up to d.c., bethesda, rockville and the western suburbs in prince william, culpeper, warren tone you guys had the odor. that is what you were smelling walking around outside today. probably better tomorrow. a little different wind direction. three-degree guarantee. we are feeling good. we went 74 once again for a high despite the clouds i think the southerly winds will keep us in the mid-70s. a live look outside, 74. that is a good thing. dew point is not as crazy low as yesterday. we had relative humidity 18% this time yesterday. 52%, more average wind, south southwest at 13. radar and showers essentially west of 81 down to winchester and points to the west. cumberland had a couple of sprinkles. heaviest around winchester. you can see
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yellow. heavier rainfall. this will zip up to the north and east across cross junction at 5:55. tonight, a lot of clouds, generally dry in the immediate metro area. almost like a june night. temperatures tonight 56 to 68 for the bus stop temps. lows around 60. yellow weather alert for tomorrow. i had to do it. showers and maybe thunderstorms friday afternoon and this is knew all the bay into saturday morning. we had to scale back on how nice saturday will be. we will probably salvage the back half. clouds, 69 downtown. 69 leesburg. 68 manassas and fairfax. by morning, maybe a little sun to start but it will fade quickly. temps 64 downtown. 62 in silver spring and buoy. there will be -- bowie. by 9:00 a lot of clouds.
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most of the showers will be out to winchester and luray. most of us will have a dry commute to work. by afternoon, clouds, not crazy. not everybody will see a shower. lower to mid-70s. then by 6:00 a line of showers and a couple of thunderstorms mixed in with the yellow. temperatures mid-70s. this could roll through during the game. i think worse case scenario, nats game has a delay but itching the game will be played. it's here on 9 if you want to watch it, too. day planner, 67 at 9:00. 71 at 11:00 and 73 at 1:00. after 9:00, 10:00 showers and storms are possible. so, we added showers in the morning on saturday, is 71. beautiful on sunday, 70. the next seven days, nats in town through next thursday by the way. 80 monday. mid-70s tuesday, a few showers. mid-70s wednesday. nice, a couple of showers on thursday but back to the low 80s. >> all right, top. he flew his gyrocopt
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the u.s. capital lawn to make a point about campaign finance reform. >> douglas hughes learned his fate for that stunt. a video of it. we have details on the sentencing. >> reporter: it took place today. the judge giving hughes 120 days in prison, which would equal four months. following that there will be 12 months of probation. the defense today all day were fighting for just time served but the judge said she didn't think that would reflect the seriousness of the events. she said in remarks before the sentencing that she felt like hughes acted arrogantly, even today like he knew best and we were supposed to trust him. she remarked on his tunnel vision on getting publicity for this stunt. the government was recommending ten months. she thought that was too much but she talked about how difficult the case was
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there was no other case to turn to to know what kind of sentence to hand down. she corrected two things. she believes he lied to the secret service when hughes said he did not lie and she said that he did not try to notify the government because he was using an old e-mail address and he was trying to go to the media to get this message to the government. we asked him after he came out to make some statements to the media if this was worth it. >> heck yes. as i told the judge, i will never do it again but, yes, it was worth it. i haven't apologized in the past and i'm not now. we need the reform that we need. >> now, he did say that he was reforceful in the courtroom. he said he apologized to the people in d.c. if it caused alarm to them that day. reporting in northwest, ellen brian, wusa 9. >> thank you. some incredible pictures of
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burned to the ground this morning. sky 9 was over the scene at g and k streets on lafayette avenue or g and k ser advices, a fun form store that provides rentals and purchases. a hit-and-run accident this morning. investigators say a cab driver ran into a car before driving off. it happened in front of the vermont avenue baptist church in northwest. police tell us several other vehicles were hit. no one was injured and no one is in custody. investigators with d.c. police are looking into ails of sex abuse at a pub -- allegation of sex abuse at a charter school. someone reported that a student and teacher were engaged in an inappropriate relationship at the parkside high school campus in northeast. that report was filed in early march. no charges have been filed against the teacher involved. we are told the instructor remains on ad
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investigation and says there is, quote, no evidence to support the allegations but mpd is still investigating the claim. a safer way to buy and sell stuff from strangers you meet on the internet. >> d.c. police set up three exchange zones where buyers and sellers can meet. here is the list: still ahead tonight, a baseball analyst gets the boot after sharing an offensive meme. >> vw reaches a settlement with drivers after the emission scandal.
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kids: he came here from rocky married 27 years. raised 6 kids. including 5 boys. he had grandpa move in with us. glenn: we loved having him as part of the family. it's what you do. kids: in congress, dad will protect
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he'll fight for jobs and protect social security and medicare. glenn ivey will never quit on you; and we should know, we're his kids. glenn: i'm glenn ivey and i approve this message. i'll take on the republicans for all of us.
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let's get you up to speed speed on the breaking news story we brought with andrea mccarran. her sources are telling her that the search may be over for the missing firefighter from fairfax county, nicole mittendorff. last contact between her and anyone else in her family was wednesday. she was reported missing on friday. crews have been scouring areas of the park where her car was found since then and there was no sign of her until apparently just this afternoon when sources again telling andrea that apparently a body was found in connection with the search. we have crews in fairfax. we have crews there in the shenandoah park. as soon as any more details become available on this, we will bring them to you here on air
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consumer news. volkswagen reached a settlement to buy back or repair half a million vehicles riding with the emission defective devices. a u.s. district judge did not release the details on how much people would be paid but that compensation would be substantial. it could be as much as $5,000 per owner. this allows volkswagen to avoid going to trial and the justice department is continuing to investigate. pumpkin spice lovers, you can pour it into your cereal bowls. it will be stocked starting around labor day. they hope the limited edition sin that mum schweitzer -- cinnamon sweet ceal
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boost sales. >> microsoft will continue to sell existing units while supplies left. xbox live will still be available to players. trending now, a hot list of the world's most 100 influential people. >> plus, this is called skming. that could be cold. we will explain what that is about on the way. >> miami bryce strikes again.
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wwe star chyna has died. >> a friend checked in on her after she failed to pick up her phone for a few days. she was pro nunsed dead. she was -- pronounced dead. she was one of the most popular entertainers in the '90s. the road to rio has begun. a ceremony was held in greece to light the olympic torch. the first torch runner took off
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trip around the world. the games start august 5th in brazil, the first time the olympics will be held in south america. scripps national spelling be will have a little extra sting. instead of the usual predetermined list of 25 words for the final two or three spellers. organizers get to randomly pick from a list of 75 words. the executive director says they are making the change because the spellers have gotten better over the years. let's see what is trending. prince is the number one trending story of the day. more on his life in a bit. >> nothing comes close. also getting clicks is the firing of curt schilling. after multiple incidents, espn decided has had enough and they -- it has had enough. he came under fire for posting
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transgender people. the network said it is an inclusive company and schilling's comment is unacceptable. >> the most 100 influential people getting a lot of love on twitter. >> i wanted to tell you where we came in. >> 50,001. poor penmanship. >> that's where we came in on the list. >> something is clearly wrong. >> sources indicated that. the list is five columns, pioneers, titans are artists and icons. letter. >> tim cook is the number one titan. time calls him a respected leader throughout the industry leaping his company to new heights. >> kendrick lamar most influential artist. lamar has evolved a new genre of music that are certificates no answers but raises hard
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together to take them on. that is good analysis. >> here is controversial pick. kim jong-un for most influential leader and nicki minaj the world's most influential icon. not that she is the best rapper but she busts out rhymes better than any other rappers period. >> this might be the best video rest day. it's called -- video of the day. it's called skimming. costumed athletes ski down in big sky montana, hit the water and skim across the pond. some are more successful than others. i lived there for a summer. it snowed on the 4th of july. >> it can snow any day of the year. >> no shirt on. did he have pants
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>> he better. >> making skiing great again. that guy was dressed as trump. don't do a reverse pivot. >> we will have a reverse pivot in the weather. we enjoyed a beautiful stretch of the weather. >> the problem is we are now keeping showers into saturday morning. that is kind of a change. we didn't have them their ideas for saturday morning. we have yellow weather alert tomorrow. 74. dew points in the 50s. you may remember, maybe not. i remember these things because i am a geek but we had dew points in the 20s yesterday. humidity was 18%. more normal air mass for april. over the last hour showers pushing through winchester. look how you see the red there, a fleck of the red and orange. that is a heavier storm. we had lightning a couple of hours ago. it will move through and head to martinsburg and right around charlestown. inct
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once you get west of winchester, that's where the heaviest rainfall is. we will track it for you heading to inwood and martinsburg at about 6:30. most of the showers stay well out of the metro area tonight. mostly cloudy and mild. bus stop temperatures, 56 to 68. pretty mild bus stop. probably no sweater required. yellow weather alert tomorrow. i had to do it. showers tomorrow afternoon continuing into saturday morning. the so, it may take until noon to get the showers out of the metro area on saturday, maybe until 1 or 2:00 if you live in southern maryland. 10:00 tonight a lot of clouds. temps 69 downtown. 69 leesburg. 68 manassas and sterling. by morning, a little sun to start. still warm. temperatures low to mid-60s. by 9:00 showers out to the west. most of us have a dry commute to work. coming home will be a different story. temps by 9:00, 67
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6 in silver spring. by 1:00, just clouds. it won't shower everywhere. it's not rainfall tomorrow. most of the showers by 1:00 will be south and east in southern maryland. by 6:00 another line tries to develop from frederick down to leesburg and into culpeper. this is 6:00 p.m. tomorrow. this is an hour and five minutes to game time. showers could move through nats park during the game. worse case scenario a delay. you can watch it here on 9 if you can't make it to the ballpark. 71 by 11:00. shower or storm possible. better chance by 1:00 p.m., 73. morning showers on saturday, 71. better of the two days will be sunday, highs around 70, full sun. warmer monday. 80 monday. a few showers tuesday, 76. nice wednesday, 74. warm on thursday with showers, 1. nats in town through next
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thursday. we start off with breaking news. according to yahoo sports scott brooks agreed in principal to a deal to washington wizards next head coach, five years, $35 million. brooks was the former coach of the oklahoma city thunder until 2015, has been on the beach the last year. he lead the thunder to nba finals in 2012. we will have more as it develops. two baseball, the commissioner said that bryce harper is the spokesperson for a new generation of baseball. kind of hard to disagree with him as the nats superstar impresses with his explodes. so young but almost legendary status. frank hanrahan had more in today's inside pitch. >> reporter: we are at nats park. they will be back home tomorrow night taking on the minnesota twins. the game you can watch right here
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harper talking d.c. but the country. he is on a terror. six homers in the last eight games that got me to thinking, maybe some day far down the line he will have his own statue out in front here at nats park like the greats behind me walter johnson. won nearly 420 games, the right hander, a true legend in d.c. for history, then josh gibson who played for the washington homestead braves. 800 homers in his 17 year career as a catcher. one of the best power hitters in washington baseball history was frank howard, leads the franchise with 237 homers. the way bryce harper is hitting baseballs out of the park, maybe one day harper will have a statue of his own. i'm frank hanrahan. that is your
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they return home to face the twins tomorrow. >> twins aren't doing that great. >> they have a good chance to have a good weekend at nats park. >> on a roll. ahead at 6:00 with bruce and jan, more reaction to the shocking death of prince. >> also ted cruz campaigning in maryland and criticizing donald trump's opposition to transgender bathroom laws. lap
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celebrations stretched across britain and around the world as queen elizabeth, ii marked 90 years. >> happy birthday. she is the oldest and longest reigning monarch. >> reporter: queen elizabeth lit a birthday torch. the first of more than 1,000 beacons that will blaze across britain as the monarch enters the ninth decade. this ended a long day of festivities near her home in windsor. the queen earlier strolled through the streets accepting flowers, gifts and birthday cheers from a crowd that included some americans. >> all the years that she has given for her country and i just want to honor that by coming over here. >> the
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welcome outside of windsor castle as royal fans across the world came to wish her well. >> she is queen of canada. we are proud she is our queen. >> reporter: soldiers fired a 41 gun salute in central london while the bells rang outside parliament where the p.m. lead the contribute -- prime minister lead the trib distribute -- trib distribute -- tribute. president obama and the first lady will be in windsor tomorrow to help celebrate the queen's birthday. >> her major guess city will -- majesty will host her. >> coming up, talk about
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in maryland today. >> if you own an emissions cheating vehicle, the automaker is offering to buy it back from you. first the latest on breaking news out of shenandoah national park. that is where the search has been going on for a missing firefighter from fairfax county. moments ago a statement from the shenandoah national park confirms what we first reported, the remains of a female have been found now. there is no identification on those remains but the search for nicole mittendorff, 37-year- old nicole mittendorff has been suspended. she has been missing since last wednesday. her car was found in a parking lot near the trail. crews have been searching for her since. we hope to have a live report from andrea mccarran in a few minutes. thanks for joining us. >> shocking news in the music world. the artist known aspirins has died. he was 57 years old. the cause of death has not been released. >> police did respond to a medical emergency before 10:00
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paisley park studio outside of minneapolis. there they found prince unresponsive. he was in an elevator. hours later, prince's publicist confirmed he was dead. ♪ tonight i am going to party like it's 1999 ♪ >> born prince rogers nelson, his sound and style were unmistakable, a blend of funk, rock, r and b soul and dance music. his t firscommercial hits came in 1982 with the release of 1999 and little red corvette. he became an international movie star in 1984 with the release of purple rain. that album won an oscar for best musical score. he was inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame in 2004. >> one of the interesting things about him is that he did keep his private life so shrouded. we are talking about an artist

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