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Feb 14, 2015 6:00pm EST
it started with george washington. what are their chances of making the ncaa tournament? let me put it this way, the grim reaper has hopped off the metro and making his way to the smith center. the colonials can make it to the ncaa tournament, but with an rpi of 62, they will have to make a run and it needed to start today against the rams of vcu. gw getting ready to roll in front of the colonial army. boy, speaking of rolling, jordan burgess dunking over every george washington defender he can find. tight game in the first half. here's good colonial defense. kevin larson with the steal and the flush at the other end. so we're tied at the half. vcu pulling away late. look at lewis, nothing wrong with a little bump and grind, but the highlight's not done. at the other end, jordan burgess says no, no, no, no, no! i'm on swat patrol! gw falls 79-66. frank hanrahan has more from the smith center. >> reporter: hard to believe that for george washington, a team that lost for the first time at home, they have are very much on the ncaa bubble. >> i think coach has done a phenomenal job with
Jan 24, 2015 6:00pm EST
items, we're told, from prince george's county firefighters packed from top to bottom in this condo. a resident tells me an 87-year- old man crawled out of a window to escape the flames and smoke. some of the debris here outside of his condo right now, just lying here on the ground, just a lot of debris, charred mess, as you can see. prince george's county fire says all that clutter in the condo made it difficult for firefighters to contain this fire. it really hampered efforts this morning. 18 people are now displaced, including the 87-year-old resident. the elderly man was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation and minor cuts. the two-alarm fire sent 60 firefighters to the scene around 5:00 this morning. smoke was billowing from the three-story building, as fire ripped through the chelsea wood condominium in green belt. it sent kelly smith rushing outside. >> i looked out the window, saw a million lights. looked like christmas. freaked out, grabbed the dog, ran outside. >> reporter: a few days ago, in arlington county, firefighters performed a dramatic rescue when a three-alar
Mar 28, 2015 6:00pm EDT
maryland students robbed overnight by armed intruders. principal prince george's county police say the men stormed into the apartment, armed with a knife and a beebee gun when they confronted five students in the apartment around 4:00 this morning. >> it's very common. i've gotten many e-mails about armed robbery off campus. it happens maybe five times a year. it's not going to make me not live in the apartment, you know? >> i want to feel safe when i come home. i don't want to feel like i'm walking into a situation that, where i might risk or my belongings will be taken. i'm really scared to hear that. >> one of the victims suffered an injury to his hand. this evening, police are searching for three men and they want to hear from anybody with information about this case. >>> well, it doesn't feel like spring out there this evening. any chance the temps will climb a little bit tomorrow? let's head over to first alert meteorologist erica grow. any good news in this? >> well, there is a little bit of good news for tomorrow, but the real good news doesn't arrive until the work week. o
Feb 28, 2015 6:00pm EST
. wesley iwundu. iowa state on the next possession. georges niang. not going to happen. kansas state surstrived. -- survived. they doesn't storm the court. the kansas state wildcats are alive. if they win at texas they are definitely in. >> 70-69 the final score. baylor hosting west virginia. >> and juwan staten one of the outstanding guards. out due to a knee injury. the mountaineers in transition. that's daxter miles finishing on the play. taurean prince. and rico gathers. gathers that one up and down. and taurean prince knocking it down if 3. that's what he does. the baylor bears plus 14. they go on to win by 12. >> baylor has won 4 straight and shot 51%. led throughout this game. the baylor bears win over west virginia. now the "road to the final 4" continues tomorrow here on cbs. double header action beginning at 2 eastern time with smu taking on u-conn. that is followed by 5th ranked wisconsin hosting the michigan state spartans. ncaa basketball action continues tonight on cbs sports network. do you think anything about that seth? >> yes, i am headed there. >> only on the 24 ho
Jul 4, 2015 6:00pm EDT
shower still in prince george's county, north of upper marlboro. that will be pulling in towards anne arundel, calvert, st. mary's. st. charles looking better. when you get into st. mary's, northern part, prince frederick, these are the heavy downpours we're tracking. dahlgren, east of fredericksburg, all moving off to the southeast at about 25 miles an hour. so looks like it's going to be the heaviest stuff. i know there's been rain ahead of it, but the heaviest stuff, hollywood, 7:38. one lone shower still holding together just north of cross junction, toward northern frederick county. our friends in winchester will have to watch that. that's the only threat i think that we'll have to see for fireworks this evening. right now, 76. hit 85 today due to the sun that come out midday. muggy, dewpoint at 70. with light winds, we'll have fog in spots tonight. most temps in the 70s right now. fredericksburg, still 81 degrees. considering this is july 4, it could be 10, 20 degrees warmer. not bad at all. we're looking good for fireworks. storms are pulling away, slight chance here and there.
Apr 18, 2015 6:00pm EDT
morning in the 5500 block of livingston terrace. prince george's county firefighters arrived to find major damage already to the roof of the apartment building. a quick-thinking resident had pulled the alarm and everybody managed to get out safely. investigators say that fire started in a heat and air conditioning unit. >>> a vigil is planned in less than two hours at mary washington university for a slain student from this area. two house mates found grace mann unconscious friday afternoon. the 20-year-old junior from falls church, virginia was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead. fredericksburg police have charged a third house mate, stephen vander brill with abduction. police are releasing few details about the crime. vander brill is being held without bond tonight. we've got a crew in fredericksburg right now and we'll have a report tonight at 11:00 from the vigil. >>> police are combing the arlington neighborhood where a mom of two was found dead on friday. police say 42-year-old bonnie black was in the middle of a contentious divorce. neighbors called police after they
Jul 19, 2014 6:00pm EDT
response at this point. >> reporter: this is a job for prince george's county. we reported it and county officials say they try to make fixes within 24 to 72 hours. okay. time to check back on those potholes in dc. drum roll, please? this is what pothole number 1 on eastern avenue in northwest dc, near the silver spring border, looks like now. and it was done even quicker than ddot's promised fix time of three days. pothole 2 is actually a series of pits on 39th street in northwest dc, and when we got there, they were patched, but the ride is still a rough one, with dips and bumps. around the corner on idaho avenue, seems the jaws of potholes has been properly patched and both were fixed within the district's three-day turnaround. and remember this? seems claude's clients will no longer need to navigate through a watery debris-filled mess to drive through his driveway. >> just five days after you visit us, it has been repaired. your assistance in alleviating this problem is deeply appreciated. >> reporter: and what can we possibly add to that? wusa 9. >> as always, if you have a pothole
Jan 10, 2015 6:00pm EST
maryland and somehow fell into the icy waters where he drowned. prince george's exownt police identified him tonight as 7- year-old zaquan white of the district. stephanie ramirez spoke to neighbors in the area. >> it's like a runoff. in summertime, it will get fuller than that. >> reporter: that's why mike ford tells us the adults living around this retention pond try to keep an eye out on kids playing near the water, but ford says he wasn't home yesterday when the prince george's county police department pulled a 7-year-old boy from the pond. a police spokesperson says the boy was playing in the area and walked onto the ice before he fell through and drowned. >> it's such a sad thing to happen this time of year. the new year's coming and the family has to bury their child. it's just sad. >> reporter: a woman who tells channel 9 she's a friend of the victim's father posted photos to instagram, saying this is the young victim. 7-year-old zaquan antonio white. at a next door apartment complex? >> if hurts. i have to figure out something to tell my child. this is a little boy th
Apr 4, 2015 6:00pm EDT
, wusa9 news. >> and prince george residents will not be voting. the county council will have to approve it in june. a spokesperson says mr. baker is confident this investment will be prince george county's economic growth and financial stability. >>> sunny, but, a bit windy out there today. oh yeah. a live look now at the tidal basin. we are a week away from the peak bloom for cherry blossoms. allison joins us now. so it will be a chilly night? >> yeah. you know what, it was so windy today. absolutely beautiful. the wind is starting to die off, let's look at the current conditions. gorgeous out here. a lot of sunshine now that the winds have died down. we will see a more comfortable evening. winds, we had gusts more than 50 miles an hour recorded. those are gusts of course. but it was breezy. 13 miles an hour sustained winds. 59 degrees. as the winds relax, that allows the temperature to move down a little bit. lit be breezy and chilly this time of the year. 28 miles an hour wind gusts. temperatures going down to the 30s for the suburbs and near 40 for the district. sunrise serv
May 16, 2015 6:00pm EDT
. >> and also driving from here to prince george's camera, how many cameras? >> absolutely right. >>> they are the most deployed urban search and rescue team in the entire country. virginia task force 1 is finally home after three weeks in nepal. >> while there, they rescued people buried in the rubble. surae chinn has more. >> reporter: they have waited for these hugs and kisses for almost three long weeks. >> it's great to be home. >> it's good to be back and see their faces. haven't seen them in quite sometime now. just be able to share time with them. >> every time you see a kid injured or be able to pull somebody out of a pile, it hit home. brings you to think about your family, think about the american people. but we're very fortunate we were able to help. >> reporter: the team helped pull a 15-year-old buried for five days in the rubble. [ cheers & applause ] >> saved a live! saved a life! >> reporter: after the second quake, they rescued a 41-year- old woman trapped in a four- story building. the team further helped the injured, rebuild infrastructure, and stabilize the iconic temp
May 23, 2015 6:00pm EDT
car was trying to make a left-hand turn by the prince george's mall. a motorcycle apparently hit that car and we are going to pan over and show you the distance. it went over the car. it crashed into a group of pedestrians waiting for the traffic light to cross. there is a family involved. several people were injured including two children. one person has died as a result of this crash. we are going to show you some close-up videotapes to get an idea of how much damage was done here. this all unfolded late this afternoon as people were coming back on the mall. this mall is now across from the metro station so it's a busy station. the bake was going west on east/west highway when it struck that car making a left turn. we hope to get more details coming up in an hour or so as to who exactly was involved with there. but a horrific accident here on memorial day weekend. and right now, a section of east/west highway going west near the ball is closed down. >>> the weather this holiday weekend is off to a great start. let's find out from first alert meteorologist howard bernstein. >> r
Jan 3, 2015 6:00pm EST
about 15 coming down the stretch. they are beating creighton. >>> moving on, george washington never seems to get credit until it's time for the tournament, taking on st. joe. just under 7 minutes left, larson with the hook, the last field goal they made, putting the colonials up. they hang on 64-60. >>> last stop, good game here today, brenda freeze and the lady terps at nebraska. two ranked teams. walker-kimbro, 2 of her 18 in the first half. the game was tied at 27-27. terps explode in the second half. bang, bang, bang. maryland outscores nebraska 48- 20 in the second half to win 75- 47. so maryland basketball, men and women, doing great stuff today and it should be interesting. >> brenda freeze, all she's done is win since she's been there. amazing. >> she's outstanding. >>> bad weather? >> yeah, tomorrow will be milder, but we'll deal with showers in the morning and then an arctic blast arrives monday, 40 degrees. but gets even colder. our high temperature on wednesday and thursday, only 30. it's going to be brutal. >> i love it. >> you love it? good for you. >>> make the most o
Aug 23, 2014 6:00pm EDT
tapering off in other parts of prince george's county and into calvert county. upper marlboro is starting to dry out. dunkirk still looking at moderate rainfall. you saw the trajectory of the showers moving from northwest to southeast. we will see clearing and drying as we head through the overnight hours. those clouds and showers really held down our temperatures. it's currently only 69 in a bunch of places like arlington and chevy chase. overnight tonight with clouds in place it is going to keep temperatures from falling that much further. 60 to 68 for your overnight lows. it is going to be a cool and damp nature but tomorrow is the payoff day. i'll tell you why in the first alert seven-day forecast. >>> big milestones for one of the city's little ones. bao bao, the zoo's panda, celebrated his first birthday today. >> reporter: from the kids to the adults, even the media, the smiles said it all today, everyone excited for the national zoo's only baby panda, bao bao's first birthday. she climbed down a tree to bait into her first birthday cake. >> ever since bao bao came, we've just been
May 30, 2015 6:00pm EDT
with disabilities. . >>> a fatal crash in prince george's county. one person is dead, a second is hospitalized after the early morning accident. police say around 3:00 this morning, a mazda was struck head-on by a honda on indian head highway. the driver of that mazda was pronounced dead at the scene. the driver of the honda was taken to the hospital with nonlife threatening injuries. no names or who was at fault yet. >>> president obama signed a disaster declaration for texas, meaning aid will final funnel to recent areas affected by flooding. >> but the threat of severe weather isn't even. parts of the state are bracing for another storm system to move through. chris martinez has the latest from lewisville, texas. >> reporter: police in this dallas neighborhood are going door to door, urging residents to evacuate because of rising flood waters. >> it's like you feel bad when you see it because a lot of people work for this and now it's all destroyed. >> reporter: at least 25 people have died in storms in texas since memorial day weekend. nearly a dozen are still unaccounted for.
Apr 25, 2015 6:00pm EDT
toward montgomery county, rockville, potomac, germantown getting in on the rain. prince george's county more rain in the southern part of the county and north of 50. buoy you have rain but not as moderate as it is toward the south. we have rain and sleet mixing in through winchester, woodstock and warrenton. a raw night ahead. temperatures are in the 40s in most spots. in town we have dipped in the 40s. likely to stay in the upper 40s this evening. not too much wind. not that much wind chill. not the prettiest night to be out. i have better news about tomorrow afternoon and next week. our fortunes will turn around for the better. see you in a few minutes with that. >> thank you very much. >>> it happens once a year at maryland's largest university. there are hundreds of things to do for free. we'll take you inside maryland day. >>> we all >>> we are back live in baltimore. protests looks like they are growing larger. you are looking live from our chopper. it is getting a lot more people gathering. this is going to be happening throughout the evening. we'll be back to that later. >>> mar
Mar 7, 2015 6:00pm EST
george's county police officer is dead tonight, killed in a car crash while on duty this morning. hello, everybody. i'm bruce johnson. prince george's county police officer is killed in a crash while apparently pursuing a vehicle at a traffic stop. brennan raban was killed at his cruiser on green belt road. stephanie ramirez reports this evening officer raban was not alone in his cruiser. >> icon firmed with prince george's police spokesperson julie parker that second person was a woman that was in the cruiser with the officer when he lost control of his police vehicle and crashed off of green belt
Feb 21, 2015 6:00pm EST
including montgomery, prince georges, howard, frederick and carroll county. stephanie ramirez is seeing some of the biggest problems in montgomery county. stephanie. >> reporter: with that snow emergency, it f you are parked on a snow route here you can get towed. this is rocksville pike eight hours after snow fell this morning. it's still covered in snow and there were issues all across the county today. >> on 270 just past gaithersburg plow trucks mowed through the highway, but even after a few passes it did little to clear the lanes. this is what drivers faced in montgomery county saturday. the other side of this car was all banged up, one of the many accidents reported on 270. >> you have three at the same time. it came quick, i believe, and everybody's out doing stuff on saturday. >> from rockville and south as well as the beltway in that area were a parking lot. on stretches that were moving, several drivers, including our channel 9 photographer, had to get out and do this. clearing windshield wipers of the ice building on the windshield. >> 9:00 or so was very light snow but ever
Aug 2, 2014 6:00pm EDT
happened just after 11:00 last night in the 8600 block of green belt road. when prince george's county police responded, they found the body of 26-year-old shane francis smyth in a parking lot, had been shot several times. no word on a motive or suspect at this point. police don't believe this shooting was random. >>> two people are under arrest after a chase and crash on eastbound i-66. virginia state troopers pulled over the driver of a dodge charger who was wanted by police shortly after 3:00 this afternoon. while a trooper was taking the driver into custody, a male passenger in that charger hopped in the driver's seat and sped off. state police gave chase until the driver lost control of the car and crashed into other vehicles near gliebe road. the driver is also in custody tonight. two other people suffered nonlife threatening injuries. only the left lane is getting by the scene right now. >>> we're under a yellow alert for the chance of showers or storms tonight and into tomorrow morning. meteorologist olga breeze is in for erica tonight. >> yes, we're definitely tracking moistur
Jun 27, 2015 6:00pm EDT
. >> reporter: prince george's county police are investigating, asking we continue to pass around the pictures of the vehicle and family members involved. in mount rainier, stephanie ramirez, wusa 9news. >> reyes is described to be 5' 7 in height, around 150 pounds. chavez is described to be about 6 feet tall, about 220 pounds. >>> investigators now say drag racing might have led to a deadly hit and run in our area involving a bicyclist. the victim is donna holiday clark of forestville, maryland. she was 56. the crash happened late last night along ritchie road between central avenue and ritchie marlboro road. that's in capital heights, maryland. clark was riding southbound when the car hit her. the car is believed to be black or dark in color, possibly dodge charger. it's likely to have some front end damage. >>> still to come on wusa 9 this saturday evening, packed church in south carolina today for the funerals of three more victims of that church masacre. >> also, we're keeping a close watch on the storms moving across the washington region right now. topper and howard will have a
Jan 7, 2017 6:00pm EST
, how did this car end up in a pond in prince george's county? and a massive pileup on the road in connecticut this snowy saturday. honey, aren't we having friends ovi know [goat noise]e. i stole the other team's mascot for good luck. we need to wash this room. wash it? yeah, wash it with febreze. for all the things you can't wash, use febreze fabric refresher wow [inhales] it really smells great in here. dog barks and try pluggable febreze, with up to 4 times the freshness in one refill. pluggable febreze and fabric refresher [inhale + exhale mnemonic], two more ways to breathe happy >> one person is found dead inside an overturned car on a frozen pond in buoy, maryland. one person spotted that car this morning. prince george's county police and fire investigators pulled the car from the water. the body of 29-year-old ibrahim sal was found inside. no word on the exact cause of his death or what caused that car to lead the road. >>> dc police spent most of the day investigating a deadly crash in northeast washington. two people were killed and a third person being treated fo
Feb 7, 2015 6:00pm EST
false statements. pastor george told police he stopped to help a family having car trouble. the driver shoved a gun in his chest, shot and robbed him. but, the sheriff's office says the story didn't add up. didn't make sense. investigators say they found the passengers stolen wallet and checkbook inside his car. pastor was charged with making false statements. he is free on bond tonight. just ahead, if you were able to get out and about today, you're going to love tomorrow. erica has the full forecast when we come back. stay with us. we thought our cable internet was fast. but, our uploads are half the speed of our downloads so our internet is really half-fast. so half-fast. someone did a half-fast job posting our vacation pics. when i post my slow jams, i'm a little half fast totally half fast stop living with half fast internet. only verizon fios comes with speedmatch - uploads as fast as downloads. and the fastest wi-fi available from any provider. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800.974.6006 tty/v >>> always watching. always tracking. wusa9's first alert
Jan 26, 2013 6:00pm EST
. that's big ben, william howard taft officially joining george, abe, and teddy. taft threw out the first presidential ceremonial first pitch in 1910 at griffith stadium in d.c. >>> saturday was the final workup before they packed and clung to new orleans. will be in our seven of pregame coverage. for the players, they are simply trying to get their minds around playing in the big game. >> you are still taking care of the lagistics. it's pretty fun. >> and of course, super bowl xlvii right here on wusa9 sunday, february 3. 6:30 and the day before, the game on crew gets you ready for a special super bowl edition of game on. can't wait to see that one. ravens, 49ers, who are you thinking? >> i'm going with ravens. >> absolutely. >> more experienced quarterback? >> i'm going with the ravens. leave it at that. i think they are due. i think it's their season. >> joe flacco playing better? >> what's the deal with him? not going to play in the pro bowl. he was involved in an assault yesterday. he was the victim. that's what the police are saying in hawaii. he required stitches. that's why he's n
Feb 1, 2014 6:00pm EST
for them. >>> george washington on the road in dayton. chewing that gum, this is for moon cam! that camera's like at the top of the ceiling there. isaiah armwood with the flush. colonials led by two, but then it was all dayton. price, the price is right! three-pointer, gw's five-game win streak snapped. they lose 75-65. >>> au sporting a 10-game winning streak. only way to stop them? turn the lights out. lights went out for about a minute today. then au got to work. jumped up there, had 18. here comes holy cross. the spin-around, then the feed and kyle cager, you're on a poster. malcolm miller dunked over you. but gardner with the breakaway. au wins 11 straight. they said they hadn't talked about the streak until today. >> at the end of the game, we needed a stop. i said to the team, this is why we're 9-0. stop right here let us stop. that was one of ou themes at the end. it got us to stop at that point. >> congratulations to au. >>> i want everyone to go to my twitter feed, brucejohnson, and check out my latest picture with a boxing championship belt. that thing is heavy. good thin
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