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Jan 20, 2011 5:00am EST
citizens of the people's republic of china and the united states of america. >> the night features celebrity guests from designer vera wang to barbara streisand. >> we want to sell new airplanes and vehicles and software. >> the chinese president promised his country will purchase $45 billion worth of u.s. products. the white house says that will support a quarter million u.s. jobs. he said in a joint press conference that a lot still needs to be done in china in terms of human rights. the white house believes that is the first time the chinese leader has publicly made this statement. china just announced its economy grew 10.3% last year. that buying car will be on the minds of businesses and congressional leaders which will meet with the chinese president later today. >>> on this thursday morning, 5:06, 36 degrees. >> 50 years later and how the nation marks half a century since jfk. couple ispular panda not going anywhere. >> bracing for the next round of winter weather. we will >>> 5:10, temperatures in the 30's, a little above freezing especially in the metro area, 38. 34 at dul
ABC
Dec 4, 2009 5:00am EST
. he will soon head to china as part of a loan agreement. in must be returned for breeding. there will be an announcement from the zoo later this morning. so many of us know all about the panda. he was born in 2005. he may feel like a washingtonian but he has always belonged to china. we paid $600,000 to have him for two years. then he was allowed to stay for two more years. he must now head back home. the announcemen from the zoo coming at 10:00. we will be out here all morning and we will have reaction. we will have a timeline to let you know just how soon he is leaving. >> he is not so little anymore. >> he is big now. >> ok. thank you so much, live at the zoo. >>> president obama will off travel to allentown, pennsylvania, today where he will give a speech about the economy. he said one idea that could help put americans back to work is an expanded program to make homes more energy efficient. he wants to stop job losses. >>> leaders want to hear up from tareq and michaele salahi and how they got into the state dinner without an invitation. they may get a subpoena to appear. three u
ABC
Jul 31, 2009 5:00am EDT
china. >> government stall cash for clunkers? we will tell you all about it. >> some showers and storms off to the west. will that affect affect hi, may i help you? we're shopping for car insurance, and our friends said we should start here. good friends -- we compare our progressive direct rates, apples to apples, against other top companies, to help you get the best price. how do you do that? with a touch of this button. can i try that? [ chuckles ] wow! good luck getting your remote back. it's all right -- i love this channel. shopping less and saving more. now, that's progressive. call or click today. >> live and in hd, thiis "good morning washington," on your side. >>> that would be heartwarming to me to know i will sell a bunch of cars. >> cash for clunkers could be running out of gas. good morning, washington. i am doug mckelway. alison has the day off. we'll have more on that story. your traffic and weather together every 10 minutes. >> have the chance for some thunderstorms. a lesser chance tomorrow. they could be strong to severe. we will have to watch out for that. we have so
ABC
Feb 15, 2012 5:00am EST
commend the company for bringing jobs back to the u.s. from china. he will fly to los angeles to attend two campaign events tonight. stay with abc 7, your election station, for continuing coverage of the president to raise. 5:06 on this wednesday morning. still ahead, cuba plans have been announced for singer whitney houston. learn what the governor of new jersey is doing to honor a memory. and important news for drivers. when we will picket an idea of how much it will cost to use the dulles toll road in the future. first, another check on traffic and weather every 10 min ♪ ♪ our machines help p identify early stages of cancer and it's something that we're extremely proud of. you see someone who is saved because of this technology you know that the things that you do in your life, matatter. if i did have an opportunity to meet a cancer survivor i'm sure i could take something positive away from that. [ jocelyn ] my name is jocelyn and i'm a cancer survivor. [ mimi ] i had cancer. i have no evidence of diase now. [ erica ] i would love to meet the people that made the machines
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Nov 16, 2009 5:00am EST
with chinese university students, pledging to work with china does all global, economic, and security problems. the president says he is still deciding on a war strategy in afghanistan. secretary of state to hillary clinton says the u.s. need more accountability from the country before sending in more aid. she said the primary mission is defeating al qaeda in afghanistan, not to be there long term. >> terrorist suspects being held at guantanamo bay may eventually be removed to a prison in illinois. federal officials will check out of that facility today. republicans arblasting the decision to put five men accused of plotting the september 11 attacks on trial in new york city. >> i am troubled by the symbolism of it. seems to me the obama administration is getting away from the fact that we are at war with these terrorists. >> we are confident about these cases. we believe this is the appropriate thing to do. >> republicans field trials would create a security risk. woodlan the detainees from guantanamo to illinois -- so what would moving the detainees from guantanamo to illin
ABC
Feb 4, 2010 5:00am EST
airport for the long flight back to china. the little guy who grew from a pint size panda to it robust bear is saying goodbye. >> i go home after work and turn on the panda cam to see what he is up to. >> the crowds came for a final visit. he never really belonged to the national zoo. the chinese always retained the rights to the rare panda bear. >> people are emotionally attached to him. >> now he will be packed up and loaded it into a crate and will head to his home to hopefully have it long healthy life and add to the panda gene pool. >> there is the crate he will be loaded into. china is anxious to get the panda back because at age four and a half, he is about his peak fertility stage. stephen tschida, abc 7 news. >> time is of the essence. thank you. more details. he will have accompanied on the flight. a female panda named mei lan will join him. he will leave washington for dulles airport about 9:00 a.m. his plane will take off around 11:30. the trip is expected to take about 14 and a half hours. >>> congress is stepping up pressure on toyota. house hearings on the recall continu
ABC
Aug 4, 2011 5:00am EDT
china have been ransacking computer networks of the united nations. multinational corporations as well and the olympic committees of several countries. it's not the first time china has been linked to hacking attack. china is also linked to the backing of the international monetary fund in the month of may as well as attacks on google, morgan stanley dupont and adobe systems. consumers will see higher prices of certain clorox products. expect to pay more for its cleaners glad wrap, and more. baskin-robbins will cost more as well. the parent company is hiking prices as it faces higher dairy -- dairy costs. not good news. >> certainly not. unless you have a lot of gold. that's a good thing. this is the time to sell gold. thanks so much. >>> 5:53, 74 degrees. >> you are watching "good morning washington." >>> the murder-suicide. the mother and son in kensington maryland, is the top story trending on wjla.com. and the court appearance of the white house jumper. and the zoo needs donations to keep rocket to the giraffe. >>> the knights of columbus plans to purchase the financially trou
ABC
Jan 26, 2010 5:00am EST
will be heading home. he has been a big attraction. he was on loan from china. the zoo is throwing a big goodbye party on saturday. your last day to see him will be febary 3. he will fly to china by fedex. >>> back to our breaking news. montgomery county police confirmed a? two metro workers -- confirmed that two metro workers were killed. >> this happened near the rockville station. courtney robinson is live on the phone with the latest details. what can you tell us about this? >> there are two automatic train technicians dead in what metro is calling an accident. one man died on the scene. another was 68 years old, he died from his injuries at suburban hospital. this happened along the red line track and happened around 1:45 this morning. this is between the shady grove and rockville metro stations. it will affect service between those stations. the men were hit by a vehicle large enough to play train car. you're looking at a pickup truck or something that looks like something along those lines. off the record, that is not a prime mover. metro is investigating the ntsb will also be
ABC
Jan 11, 2010 5:00am EST
leave for china early next month. it would be good timing. >> it is hard for those things to consummate the act. they like to eat bamboo >>> too much > 5:06. -- >>> 5:06. >> police are investigating a rash of violent carjackings. >> thank you for watching. i thank the crew and staff. >> george stephanopoulos says the by two "this week." >> brian is coming back on our next chance for snow. it could be here sooner than you think. it could be here sooner than you think. sure. you thinking weights, ellipticals, yoga? uh, we're looking to... up our game. we can do that. let's take a walk through. we offer the latest, most innovative machines. we're tough to beat. what... is... that? that's the revolutionary nordictrack x7i incline trainer. you won't find it anywhere else. it's wifi-enabled, so personal trainers... can pick you up, if you're slacking. and it's powered by google maps, so you can simulate actual courses anywhere in the world. you're in san francisco right now. ooh, hilly. that's the automated incline/decline feature. helps you burn 5x the calories. so how much is a m
ABC
Feb 19, 2010 5:00am EST
will promote his latest and slide-recession plans. china is expressing frustrations with the president's decision to meet with the dali la. the husband of the alabama university professor accused of murder talks with "good morning america" later today. a lawyer says she doesn't remember the shootings and that the violence began with her failure to obtain tenure at the university. soldiers at fort jackson were arrested just before christmas and are now in custody. they are suspected of trying to poison the food supply at fort jackson. the group may have been in contact with a group of muslims who were charged to wage jihad on u.s. troops in december. >>> this is the final pizza at day. each state will take you inside a local pizza parlor to find the best new york-style p izza. julie parker brings to the winner today. >> it was for stops in one day. our pizza paddle started at local chain where of the slices came on china with cloth napkins. it was delicious. >> best pizza i have had so far in d.c. >> next place uses a different water which they say makes their peaks that you n
ABC
Nov 12, 2010 5:00am EST
among g-20 top leaders. a long road to a consensus between the u.s. and china on currency disputes or with south korea on a free-trade agreement. the top 20 global economies met to try to stimulate the global economy. trade imbalances did take center stage. they still have a long way to go on that. president obama violated improvements made, including growing the u.s. economy and finding jobs for the unemployed. the international community is in recovery. >> the progress has not been fast enough, especially when it comes to my highest priority, which is putting americans back to work. >> what extending the bush tax cuts. the president acknowledged that he had yet to meet with democratic and republican leaders, something that will take place next week at the white house. he wants to make sure that taxes do not rise for middle-class families and he feels it's a mistake to extend tax cuts for wealthy. there's a host of compromises that will be reached when they meet, he says. >>> looking at the day ahead, running a red light at three busy intersections in northwest d.c. will cost you mon
ABC
Apr 30, 2012 5:00am EDT
one in china for about three weeks. we were the number one app overall. it doesn't matter everybody is interested in vanity and they like to know where they rank. >> sounds like it makes you feel bad. he admits it is for fun and sells for $5. >> i will pocket my five spot and leave that. other tech news there is a new top cell phone maker and it is not apple. we have the details. >> it is a tech bites google reportedly look the other way. it has blamed a lone engineer for harvesting personal data mapping for street view service. a report says management knews data was being collected and allowed it to continue two years. it now appears samsung is the top cell phone seller. it passed nokia the first quarter and sales of smart phones may be better than apple. your chance of getting the right medication improve if your dr. writes the prescriptions electronically. more than five times as many mistakes were in handwritten prescriptions and that didn't include ledge sblt problems. smart phones might have been different. a former apple executive said they were considering a physical keyboa
ABC
Apr 14, 2010 5:00am EDT
stories. >> we begin with breaking news from western china. a strong earthquake has killed 400 people and injured thousands. if the magnitude 6.9 quake hit a province near the sichuan province. that was where the 2008 earthquake killed 68,000 people. chinese media reported people fled to the streets as buildings began to collapse. rescuers are trying to free people trapped under the rubble. >> our other top story is closer to home. the siege schools chancellor michelle rhee is under fire for math mistake -- d.c. schools chancellor. it may have crossed over to lundrigan jobs. there's an effort to get those teachers reinstated. -- it may have cost over 200 jobs. >> this happened on a miscalculation of teacher salaries in the district. those teachers let go or wanting answers as to how this could happen. >> i am furious. >> d.c. educators are outraged after having learned that incorrect budget calculations led to the firings of more than 200 teachers. >> you have to be kidding me. >> if the school system is running on a $34 million surplus. but in october when the teachers were let go, miche
ABC
Aug 19, 2011 5:00am EDT
down 2%. the hong kong stock exchange dropped nearly 2.5%. china's stock market slid 1.5%. the dow jones meanwhile starts the day down nearly 420 points. karen travers joins us live from northwest on what to expect in the day ahead. it's looking painful karen. >> hey cynne good morning. for nervous investors traders are saying there's yet another roller coaster day in the global markets. asian stocks dropped sharply day. the whiplash was seen on wall street because of more bad employment news here in the united states. the dow, as you said, was down more than 400 points yesterday, and new jobless claims rose above 400,000 once again. in atlanta yesterday there was hard proof of these hard economic times. thousands of people, 5,000 of them lined up for hours in stifling heat, hoping and desperately trying to get one of 2,000 jobs that were available at a job fair. many of them left very frustrated after spending so much time there and turning up empty. but there are two bright spots. mortgage rates are at their lowest levels in history, and oil prices continue to drop, and cynne, th
ABC
Oct 19, 2011 5:00am EDT
escape from their cages. the latest on efforts to keep residents save. >> disturbing video from china. a toddler hit by a driver remains crumbled in the street with no one offering to help. >> >>> the haunted forest in colesville, maryland. happy halloween. good morning, washington. >>> i do want your halloween photographs, although i know it's early. i want everybody dressed up in costumes. anyway, what we're looking at right now areas of rain between the blue ridge and 95, and still heavy rains from a spotsylvania to dale city and along 95. the yellow and orange indicates heavy showers. in prince george's county along the beltway, moderate showers. is moving to the north and east. steady morning rain across the metro area will taper off after the rush hour and just in time to get to work. by lunchtime, maybe a stray showers. in the afternoon, things will pick up again with a few thunderstorms possible, some of which could be strong to severe. we cannot rule out a damaging winds later this afternoon especially into the evening. highs in the 60's today. upper 60's by the afternoon. partl
ABC
Jun 7, 2013 5:00am EDT
his trip to california. he will head to palm springs for a summit with china's president. >> it is 5:17 now. checking in with jackie. what is left for the day? >> rain. not much more than mist in d.c. but this afternoon and this evening when the really heavy rain comes in. so keep that in mind for your plans. and for your andrea does not have to be a deadly storm for us. not expecting wind, just rain. you can see we have a couple of showers out there now. this is the moisture streaming in from the south as the cold front is picking up andrea now and advancing its forward speech. the true toich is just -- tropical moisture is just off to our south. you can see the center of the storm as it heads just to the north now near charleston, south carolina and there you can see the rain spreading through south carolina and southern virginia and just to the south of our area now. later this morning, we'll see the steady rains of the true tropical moisture. a few rumbles of thunder will be possible today as well. andrea, a tropical storm. maximum winds at 45 miles per hour now. and it will beco
ABC
Aug 1, 2012 5:00am EDT
women's competition. tom rivers, abc news london. >> overall, china and the u.s. side of the top of the leader board with 23 medals. china has 13 gold and the u.s. has nine. japan is third overall with 13 total medals, followed by france and south korea. >> of fashion designer is making headlines once again for some pretty nasty comments. >> he sparked outrage by calling singer adele fat and has now consulted pippa middleton in a magazine. karl admired the nice silhouette of kate middleton, but he said that pippa middleton struggles and that he does not like a face. he said that she should only show her back. no response yet from her c
ABC
Sep 3, 2012 5:00am EDT
asian nations to present a united tpupbt on territorial stkaouts with china. she will go to indonesia today to offer support for a plan to ease rising tensions by implementing a code of conduct. china has become more assertive in pressing claims with smaller neighbors. it is 5:19 and adam caskey has a look at today aes's weather and rest of the week. >> we have the heavy rainfall and some localized flash flooding is a concern today into tomorrow. there is a lot of moisture in the air and all we need is the right set-up to wring that out of the air around we are getting it again today. it will be isolated in terms of downpours and the flash flooding will depend on where the downpours pop up. we have a few areas of light rain in prince william and stafford and charles county a few showers south of laplata. it will be a tkafrpdamp day, gray day and muggy. if you have outdoor plans time for plan b. definitely move it indoors. here are the remnants of isaac. the leftover energy and area of low pressure circulating is giving us the unsettled weather not just today but through midw
ABC
Apr 30, 2010 5:00am EDT
disturbing story out of china. for the fourth time in just three days, a man attacks a group of schoolchildren. we will have the latest details in our top stories. >> good morning, everybody. it is national "no phone zone" day. what oprah winfrey is asking >> welcome back. we are following breaking news from arlington, police investigating a suspicious death. this happened early this morning at wildwood park apartments on columbia pike. details are scarce. we have a crew of the way to the scene. we will bring details as we get them. >>> in our top stories, oil leaking from a rig that sank in the gulf of mexico has started to reach the louisiana coast. the oil slick has the potential to become the worst environmental disaster in decades, a threatening hundreds of species of fish, birds, fat and other wildlife. it is spewing out 5,000 barrels of oil a day into the water. a new contract includes pay raises for d.c. teachers may be on the verge of collapse. chief financial officer natwar gandhi is worried because up four private foundations to bring in money are demanding michelle r
ABC
Jul 28, 2011 5:00am EDT
vehicles and $32 billion in travel delays. >>> checking news around world china opposing premier vowed to punish those responsible if corruption is blamed for last weekend's deadly train crash. 39 people died and 200 injured when a two train collided in eastern china. officials are blaming the crash on human error and design flaws in signal equipment. >>> norway's prime minister says that he's proud of the way his country has responded to last week's terror attacks. he also says that he wants his country to become more open and accepting. 76 people died in the shooting rampage at an island youth camp and the bombing in oslo. the accused attacker anders breivik has confessed but pleaded not guilty. >>> two make-up ads featuring actress julia roberts and a model will not be seen in britain. the country band the magazine ads that you see here because they say that they were misleading. they say that the airbrushed images exaggerated the results of using the products. >>> 5:18 now. buying online is just a flash. >> for the search for the best streaming music. rob nelson has the latest. >> a n
ABC
Jul 5, 2010 5:00am EDT
part of the net stars. how is beauty be fineed other parts of the world. lisaling reports from china. that's right here from abc 7. >> welcome back. time is 5:25. major league baseball released all-star rosters. every now and then there's con for ver si but there's be will der meant on one player that made it in. omar infante. some had strong cases but they were not selected. here's you're mad cap's was chosen as lone national's representative but the nets closer wasn't called on clubbed by the mets. zimmerman continues to say his all-star case with a three run jack to make the score line respectable. the nets do have today off. raphael nadal swept in straight sets to capture the second wimbleton title. in all england club used to belong to fedderer and without his competitor, nadal rolled on to his eighth grand slam. it's 5:26. news continues with good morning washington at 5:30 still ahead in the next hour. fairfax police need help solveing a murder mystery. >> it's hot. uncomfortable. code red, near co uncomforta >> live and in h.d., this is good morning washington on your side. >
ABC
Nov 11, 2010 5:00am EST
springfield. >>> 46 degrees. >> two of the best basketball players from china. >> john wall, the rookie from the wizards stole the show. >> today on "oprah," marie osmond speaks about the loss of her son, michael. today at 4:00 on abc 7. >>> look at that. charleston's basketball team was looking to make history with a defeat of the maryland. one. . >> howard was the game-winner. >> now tim brant. >> bruce allen spoke about donovan mcnabb. there's been speculation about his job. as donovan mcnabb prepares, the general manager tried to dispel rumors about his future. >> donovan mcnabb will be with us several years. he is a great leader for the team. he is performing well. he is helping this team get better each week. >> the wizards head coach flip saunders, magic johnson spokesm to the team. john wall had 19 points, 13 assists and a triple double. the wizards beat the rockets, 98-91. have a great day, everybody. >>> 46 degrees, 5:26. >> still ahead, digging the nation and a lot of debt, the controversial plan. >>> an amazing story in greenbelt. a shootout between the prince george's county pol
ABC
Nov 17, 2009 5:00am EST
they still feel very unsafe. >> thank you. >>> president obama continues his visit to china. he is getting ready to attend a state dinner. he met with the president of china and discussed the economy and climate change. the president's express thankfulness to china for their help with the investment of our economy. >>> people who died from the fort hood shootings will be buried at arlington cemetery. one lieutenant colonel will be maburied on monday. >>> army will determine if they missed signs. the chief of staff is forming an investigative panel. the army will focus on major nidal hasan's 6 years at walter reed medical center. he worked there before being transferred to fort hood in july. >>> they will focus on transit safety nationwide. the national transportation safety board will bring in safety oversight groups from around the country to highlight their safety methods. it will hold hearings in february and there will be a final hearing on the cause of the crash. >>> a new government task force is going against decades of the advice on mammograms. the task force says most wome
ABC
Apr 19, 2010 5:00am EDT
site to d.c. where guns are allowed. food, a shelter, and other aid is arriving in western china after last week's earthquake. their president paid a visit to the region. the government is going all out and he wants to know. the quake killed more than 1700 people. >> if the federal government finding toyota $16 million for its slow response to the excellus river problem. now it has just hours to formally decide if it will pay. >> according to the venerable grimmette, toyota knew about the problem of sudden accelerations and the brake pedals by september of 2009, but waited until january to tell regulators. if the auto giant will agree to pay a $16.4 million fine today, a maximum civil penalty allowed. >> this is a black eye for toyota because it shows the company did not care about safety, that it covered up the issue in the united states. >> while the company is likely to admit no wrongdoing, but paying the full civil penalty if it is accepting responsibility. >> toyota was once considered invincible, and they have taken a fall. >> their chief executive testified before congress
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Jan 31, 2013 5:00am EST
after an of china posing prime minister. it's a makeover for the blackberry. phone has a new system and the company it has changed its blackberry. nots it's probably back all theng that want to use the blackberry. for theple will love it features, but many people their apple and an droid phones especially for ps.ir ap >> the nintendo wii council, prawns --t doing any cuts for the con sole. >> welcome back on this thursday morning. busy.ve been i'm always busy. a crazy day today, honestly. storms arews is the over. in red is weather done. a big concern of the flooding that's ongoing. wind.e that's another big issue. are dropping. on the way down. it was 60 degrees in the last hour. now it's 53 degrees. i guarantee if the reading will at the top of the aisle. west no question 17 miles an hour. look at temperatures across the region. air pushing in now from the west. warmer over towards the delmarva. it is in the 40's in dulles.burg and at look at the 24 hour temperature change. cold air advances. 14 degrees colder in winchester. warmer to the east where pushingt is still through right
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Dec 29, 2009 5:00am EST
illegally. activists say he is robert park, a christian missionary who went into north korea from china after christmas day. >>> last week's snow is nearly gone, but it has left behind a lot of pot holes. they're causing damage to a lot of cars. the moisture and salt wore the pavement down. there are potholes all over the area. crews have been racing to fix them. one of the worst places was a section of blair road in silver spring. >> i have to spend a lot of money to fix this car. >> this is not right. we pay too much taxes. >> that big pot hole in silver spring was prepared yesterday. many potholes and they are working to fix them as quickly as possible. it makes you cringe when you hear that sound. we have all been there. >> it is the worst feeling. >>> 5:48. your traffic and weather together every 10 minutes. we have cold and strong wind. press windy and cold. yesterday we had a cold front. another cold front moved through. and then the high wind. it is something we will keep an eye on. it is all about the wind and the cold. we have a new gust. dulles, 29. wind gusting up to 48 mile
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Oct 6, 2010 5:00am EDT
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Jul 6, 2012 5:00am EDT
jindal and former governor tim pawlenty. >> he said he was going to crackdown on china close the improper practices when it comes to trade and currency. he did almost nothing about it during his presidency. >> romney keeps raking in big cash. he and the republican national committee raised $100 million last month, a republican record. >> a florida lifeguard fired for rescuing a swimmer has now been offered his job back. lopez was on his stand on monday when a beat or told him that someone was drowning. so he ran to assist the swimmer who was pulled from the water. lopez was fired shortly thereafter. he was just outside the area he was assigned to patrol. lopez was fired too quickly and they invited him to come back. >> i said i homily decline the invitation to get my job back. i will continue with my schooling. >> moving forward. several other lifeguards also quit after lopez was fired and they were offered to their jobs back but they declined. turning to entertainment news, ocean city could soon be getting some attention on the silver screen. >> a movie called "pingpong summer"
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Feb 3, 2010 5:00am EST
the popular panda at the national zoo. he will head to china. >>> 5:18. the snow has moved out of the metro area. road crews are making sure the roadways are safe for your dry today. pamela brown is live with the latest conditions in maryland. >> good morning. the snow has moved out. now you see what is left coating of the ground. we're near route 450. this was not the case an hour and a half ago. we have seen several salt trucks, ploughs treating the roadways. we saw about 15 salt trucks passing by here. main roadways are looking good. we drove in on 295. not a problem there. we spoke to the owner of it landscaping company. he has about 50 plow trucks out. there could be placed underneath. it could be deceiving. take it easy as you head out. -- there could be ice underneath. we expect temperatures to rise. it is good news for the evening commute. >> thank you. >>> if you are flying today, the snow is causing some minor delays. officials at the airport say you should check with your airne before you head out to the airport. crews were working overnight to get the runway is clear.
ABC
May 19, 2010 5:00am EDT
7000 vehicles in the u.s., europe, and china will be recall likely as well. the problem is in the lexus ls brand that has to do with the steering of the tires and the computer system. >> metro leadership will be back in the hot seat today. lawmakers want to know more about metro's safety and spending. brianne carter is live at the metro station with more on what to expect from all this. good morning. >> good morning. for today metro leaders will have to answer tough questions on safety and spending as they go to build a face-off with the senate subcommittee. members of the committee are expected to ask questions around on how they are improving operations and safety. there was a crash last june that killed nine. recently there was a close call this month when a train operator had to use the emergency brake at the wheaton metro station. also up for discussion is funding for the system. congress will spend $0.5 billion over the next years and metro officials need to outline how they will spend the money each year. metro wants to use the first round to help replace some of the 10000
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Apr 20, 2010 5:00am EDT
information of millions at risk. introduced from china broke into a system giving users access with juan log in. the passwords of gmail users were not involved. still experts worry the information may help hackers find other and vulnerabilities at google. the first 3 d home computer will go on sale this fall in japan. you'll have to wear special goggles similar to the ones handed out at 3 d movies like "avatar". if the computer will use blu-ray technology and cost as much as $400 more than a regular computer. there's no word on when they will be available in the united states. log on to the technology page of abcnews.com for more. those are your "tech bytes" and i'm jeremy hubbard. >> if it's 50 degrees outside. >> coming up next -- >> a great saves. >> bruce boudreau picks a starter over theodore. the young goalie comes up huge. stick around for game 3. >> later today on "oprah" tough questions for nadya suleman and the latest for her 14 children. find out at 4:00 on abc 7. >> welcome back. it's tuesday. looking at the streets of roslyn outside our studio. traffic and weather every
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May 30, 2011 5:00am EDT
online. if online commerce in china is expected to grow 30% to 40% in the next few years. actress kate uncheckeblanchett is lending her name to an unpopular bill to reduce carbon emissions in australia. >>> memorial day weekend. it is always one or the other. dreary cold and rainy -- >> why are we not at the beach? >> ipods a shark -- i caught a shark. i will do anything to catch the fish. >>> a heat advisory from noon today until 8:00 p.m. tomorrow east of the blue ridge. lasting two afternoons. that is east of the blue ridge. we can expect temperatures well into the 90's, but it will feel like 100-105 by tomorrow. 75 in college park, 71 in purcellville, 72 in annandale. 75 in the district. 68 in woodbrige. hagerstown at 71. we still have humidity in place. you will notice that over the next couple days. thunderstorms in pennsylvania and new york will stay out of our area. that will not affect us. the overall flow in our atmosphere, that is well north of us, in parts of southern canada. that's reflecting most of the active weather of band around our region. there are showers in t
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Jul 4, 2012 5:00am EDT
playground at a research center in china. >> if only they stayed that way forever. that's where dc.c.'s panda cub now is. >> living carefree. it's time for traffic and weather every ten minutes. >> here's adam caskey. >> they are kind of like little kids. they go on the slide the first time and then tried to crawl right back up the slide and then they figure out you have to walk around to the latter -- ladder. light to moderate rain mainly along the mason-dixon line moving into frederick county, north of frederick and in meyersville to martinsburg. even parts of west virginia. it is dropping to the southeast and falling apart. the beltway could get clipped by this as it falls apart. most of it will state just to the north of the beltway-within the next couple hours. temperatures in the '70s now. a warm start. 77 in washington, 74 in martinsburg. 68 in cumberland. it will feel like 100 to 105 today. scattered storms by noon, even as early as 11:00. some strong could be strong to severe. upper 80s by fireworks time. slight chance of lateday storms. >> in maryland there was an accident
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Jul 22, 2011 5:00am EDT
their computer to the lion. >> it's available for download. an american blogger in china found several phony apple stores complete with the same decor. some of them actually to think they work for apple. i am rob nelson. >>> let's look at traffic and weather. >> adam caskey, do you have any good news? >> when is this going to end? >> by the early part of next week, monday. from my study, not many people like the heat. most people like snow better. >> it is much to humid. >> you cannot make a heatball. >> but you can go to the beach like you said yesterday. i would not say what you said. i don't want to get you in trouble. >> it is out there now. >> here's a look at dupont circle, 5:19 a.m., 86 degrees already. very warm. the average afternoon high temperature is 89. we are 86 already. the record-challenging heat later on today and tomorrow. 103 is what we would have to make it to today at dulles theireagan national. dulles 99, bwi marshall, 101. it's 85 degrees at reagan national this morning. in cumberland, 81 degrees. not much cooler north and west. 79 in quantico. when you factor in
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Jun 3, 2011 5:00am EDT
entity from china could be behind the attacks. more ice-cream sellers are looking to unique flavors to drive traffic into their shops. french toast ice-cream at baskin-robbins. strawberry basil at goldstone creamery. maggie moo has butter popcorn ice-cream. -- strawberry basil at cold stone creamery. >> give me talk would. -- give me chocolate ice cream. >>> 61 de >>> 5:56, time for our morning chat. the national zoo's female giant panda mei ziang is still showing signs of being pregnant. we have been down this road with her before. we are not born to know if she actually is pregnant until she gives birth. the tests showed she has elevated hormone levels. that is consistent with pregnancy. but falls pregnancies are common among panda bears. if she delivers another cub that would happen probably within weeks. -- a false pregnancy is common among panda bears. >> that's at the national zoo. >> we will keep our fingers crossed. >>> even world-famous rock stars end up getting stuck on the wrong side of the road. bono and his assistant were walking near vancouver british columbia. they got s
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Oct 8, 2012 5:00am EDT
in trade tensions between u.s. and china. today saysming out equipment makers could be used by chinese intelligence to u.s. functions. wendy's drive-through has the average service time followed by taco bell and mcdonnell after that -- and mcdonald's. burger king is the slowest, but best at keeping its view.er out of back to you. >> thank you. it's 43 degrees. it is shocking. >> the last time it was the cold in april. we have been hanging on downtown chilly. pretty >> it's a holiday and they are sleeping in. >> the sun is rising later and day. every not a glimmer of light yet. time.s a little members outside this morning, a of 30's. 39 in remington, 40 in la plata. as a frost advisory part of the west. west virginia, shenandoah. clouds will be on the increase go through the day. have a little sunshine mainly cloudy with possible,wers e afternoon.n th long-term, we have a gradual warming trend. temperatures to or near 60 with a cold start. on wednesday, low 70's. a few extra clouds and we cannot .ot rule out is sprinkle partly sunny to mostly cloudy through the weekend. mid 70's
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Jun 15, 2011 5:00am EDT
the president. he was president obama as last ambassador to china and he will join an expanding roster of republican 2012 heavy hitters. among them maybe texas governor rick perry. president obama stopped in puerto rico. in the math of 2012, puerto rico matters. there are 4.6 million puerto ricans living in the u.s. for abc 7 news, i'm john hendron. >>> we will keep a close eye and all of this playing out. the d.c. approved the city's 2012 budget. it closes a $322 million budget hole. it includes a tax on non- district and visible bonds. it needs to be approved by congress. >>> a labor war in the arlington bus system is heating up. a strike caused delays on art routes the past two days. "the washington post" reports striking drivers have been suspended. those drivers said they have a ticpicketed because of such threats to their personal dignity. >>> in today's tech bite, samsung's answer to the ipad. google makes the search engine easier. >> google is adding futures to its searches. and when you -- using chrome will be able to speak their request. mobile users can click on icons
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Mar 5, 2012 5:00am EST
us. you're watching "good morning washington." [ male announcer ] how can power consumption in china impact wool expos from new zealand textile production in spain and the use of medical technology in the u.s.? at t. rowe price, we understand the connections of a complex, global economy. it's just one reason over 75% of our mutual funds beat their 10-year lipper average. t. rowe price. invvest with confidence. request a prospectus or summary prospectus with investment information, risks, fees and expenses to read and consider carefully before investing. >> here are some of the stories that trending on wjla.com. a former redskins defensive coordinator admits paying player to inflict injury the midwest still dealing with the aftermath of deadly storms. and rush limbaugh now apologizing a calling a georgetown university law student a slut and a law -- prostitute. >> you can play. >> if you can play you can play. if you can play, unplay. >> tough names like rick nash, corey perry, among the players featured in the you can play campaign aimed to spread the message that anyone can play hoc
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Oct 4, 2012 5:00am EDT
to pbs. i love big bird and i like you, not keep spending things and boring money from china to pay for it >> . several big bird accounts popped up on twitter last night. one of them include a picture of the sesame street character holding a sign saying "will work food." that accounts has received $22,000 overnight. >> we don't want to see a big burden lose his job. >> absolutely. he has been working on sesame street for so long d doing good job. awesome. >> a spokesperson from twitter presidential debate is tweeted about a political event in u.s. history. with abc 7 for complete the presidential race and look for updates at wjla.com. >> a developing story from fairfax county. a teenager's family members desperate for clues into what led to his disappearance. 17-year-old bryan glenn was last morning dropping his brother offense school. police later found his car at a park, but no sign of the teenager. john gonzalez is live this morning at woodson high school. is a student and was last seen. >> that's right. his brothers said they both arrived at school monday it was a normal like an
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Dec 16, 2011 5:00am EST
this morning. a performance by the afternoon. sunrise at 7:20. we will be close to average china today, although we have already technically hipaa that tied temperature. partly cloudy on the weekend. don't be surprised if you have a few snow flurries on sunday morning, mid 40's. >>> we do have some better news on new york avenue at lapel and entering maryland on of 50 eastbound at kenilworth ave. -- new york avenue eastbound. route 197 is closed at laurel- bowie rd. northbound 95 in the main lanes getting heavy from newington to springfield. out-build or southbound 495 near 66 blocking the left lane coming from tysons. -->>> add a lounge in northwest washington there was a ploy to drive -- a toy drive put together by pamela brown. the familiar faces. alison starling was there along with mostnatasha barrett. philip stewart was there as well as me. i was glad to be there. >> i love that big bear. a lot of kids will be happy at children's hospital. glad to make a difference. thanks for coming. >>> 55 degrees right now. >> a humiliating loss against philadelphia. the capitals managed only
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Apr 2, 2010 5:00am EDT
delivered tai shan in 2004. he left for china. >> tai shan just left. >> the suspense will end soon. if there will be a baby panda, will arrive in about one month. >> we 0 will be watching to see what happens. >>> metro has wrapped up its public hearings on how to close its budget shortfall. it will consider the public input as a look at possible fare increases. metro is conducting an online survey asking for more feedback from the public. >>> a former chief of staff is facing more charges. yesterday a grand jury added four additional counts including making false statements and extortion. he is accused of accepting bribes. >>> pepco is alerting the public about and people fools' day prank. some activists erected pepco customers to a fake website that looked like there official site. it said pepco was canceling a rate increase and switching to renewable power sources. pepco says that information is false. it said visiting that fate website could cause problems to your computer. >>> hundreds of people will be welcomed to the white house for the easter egg roll. it will feature live m
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Oct 25, 2012 5:00am EDT
to save jobs. the auto parts plants is down and 170 jobs are moving to china. mitt romney started the parent company. >> a robbery at a restaurant in kansas city. >> caught on surveillance video. he's wearing a dark gray hooded sweatshirt. it's not clear how much money he stole. a sword, but no injured. in brazil, another bizarre story. >> a man attended his own funeral. of happened when family members identified the body. roberto come on down? and that everyone thought he was decided to show up funeral and say hello. family members started screaming fainted when they saw him. >> some people ran out of the church. a scary situation. the mystery is who was in the casket? >> a new hiring plan taking off at bankrupt american airlines. is still considering breakfast items. linda bell has more. >> hello. higher indicating a open. chipotle is looking to boost their bottom line. for a stronger marketing campaign. they're considering drive h and putting the breakfast menu in more places. it's being tested in dallas airports. there's a report that american is looking to hire 2500 next five
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Feb 11, 2013 5:00am EST
identified china as the main threat. several reports say apple closing next mobile device may be wristwatch that will perform some of the same functions as a smartphone including messages and pavements -- payments. there's a game that you manage circles to reach a total of 100. it is one of the brainy games on the ipad. >> it is a relaxing game, but is maybe a little hard at work for your brain. >> it's available also on the iphone. [hirring ] [ creaking ] [ male announcer ] trophies a awards lift you up. but they can also hold you back. unless you ask, what's next? [ zapping ] [ clang this is the next level of performance. the next level of innovation. the next rx. the f sport. this is the pursuit of perfection. >> in laurel and beltsville the tub water should start clearing up today. a contractor broken water main on the weekend causing cloudy water and low water pressure. officials say the water is safe to drink, but they don't recommend using it for baby formula or to wash clothing until the water clears up. here's something you don't want to hear. gas prices have shot up 25
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Jan 6, 2010 5:00am EST
. aluminum jumped to the highest level in 15 months. output may be disrupted in china. stock index futures are indicating a lower open. that is your business news. live at bloomberg headquarters in new york, i am linda bell. back to you. >> thank you. >>> 5:3727. >> a simpler way to pay for schools. big changes coming for financial aid. " i felt like she was trying to take my baby. >> a mother accused of trying to steal a baby has her day in court. >> the redskins have a new coach. we will speak to him and fans coming up. >> we are live in the weather center on another cold day with some flurries flying. we will talk about the chance of some snow. (announcer) we speak car. we speak rpms so you can zip by other cars. but we also speak mpgs so you can fly by gas stations. in fact, we speak mpgs so fluently, we can say ford fusion is the most fuel-efficient midsize sedan in america. yes, we speak car. and apparently, quite well. fusion is now motor trend's 2010 car of the year. get in... and drive one. i think you might have hooked it up wrong, though. yea, we're getting way too many
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Jul 9, 2013 5:00am EDT
of controlshoweilling t> we 16-year-old school girls from china. theroug grieving parenthis v aa also searching for answers. >> an iionsestire >> an ii into whether one of th victims survived the crash only to be hit by a trls k. >>> a misdemeanor ral will be held today for the 19 firefighters killed in the big family. we pretty mls h do whatever he can? >> it's been real moving to me. >> the wildfrouge thatshoweille htrehtghteme. was almost? contained. this is the greatest loss of lirou? 9/11. >> the president will meet to focus on economy, immigration, l reform. the president has been criticized for not? more ithishowes irracting the b community. this is the first meeting with all 42 mis ibeme. in several it. >>> the weveryoe of secretary o state john kerry was hospitalr. fer souion.es say she showed symld oms conphrsten with a seizure. the 74-year-old was origilklly hoit'sitalr. the 74-year-old was origilklly hoit'sitalr. she is now listed in fair condition. >> and,? condition. >> and,? clinton with a library in little s e.ton with a library in little of state, helped dedicate the
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May 31, 2012 5:00am EDT
expected to generate the most traffic, followed by china. restaurant reviews are free on line now from zagat. the reviews will also show up on some parts of google. this ipad prototype just sold on ebay for more than $10,000 even though it does not really work that well. this motherboard from the apple i is expected to fetch many thousands of dollars next month. i am paula faris. >> now to lisa baden, a couple situations in prince george's county. >> a single vehicle hit a utility pole at 3:00 this morning. marlboro pike and donnell drive. it burst into flames. pepco crews on the scene doing repairs to the pole. marlboro pike and donnell drive remains closed. back at the ranch, we will go to our picture of a collision that happened on the d.c. end of the 14th street bridge. not much of an impact because of the light volume of traffic. across the bridge and headed toward the freeway and the third street tunnel looks good. headlights in this picture of 270 southbound out of germantown into rockville. now to the weather. >> today's a gray day to talk about the weather. but tomorrow late i
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Oct 6, 2011 5:00am EDT
more than doubled. moving forward, tim cook faces a talented of pushing into new markets such as china with the company generated $4 billion in most recent quarter. that is up sixfold from a year earlier. the company is also turning its focus to icloud, a service that lets customers access their pictures music, and other information across its devices. that rolls out on october 12. apple revenue it record $65 billion in fiscal 2010 with analysts predicting they will exceed $100 billion this year. president obama called steve jobs one of america's greatest innovators, adding up the world has lost a visionary. by building one of the planet's most successful companies from his garage, exemplifies the spirit of american ingenuity said the president. that is business news, linda bell reporting for abc 7 news. back to you. >> thank you. >>> 5:53 to 53 degrees. >> you are watching "good morning washington." [ male announcer ] when you're a coach in the nfl... ♪ ♪ ...there are no sick days. ♪ ♪ vicks dayquil. defeats 5 cold & flu symptoms. [ snoring ] [ iidistinct talking on tv ] [ sno
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Apr 29, 2010 5:00am EDT
for them at the end of the year and they could be returned to china. >> routine disappointments. with letting us down today. >> time for traffic and weather every 10 minutes. >> adam caskey has the latest on this chilly weather. no gloves at least this morning. >> not right now. i was starting to get into a good mood this morning until you remind me of the capitals game and the previous games as well. let's talk about the weather. there's a frustrating tone in my weather. i was up late last night hoping for the capitals. normally when we have frosty morning, we have a frost advisory, by the way. normally when we have that we'd see it on the vehicles, but we're not seeing that in merrifield. i would not be surprised if you see that in your driveway on your car or on the grassy surfaces. it's relatively warm in merrifield compared with many locations. 44 degrees. let's first look at this school shot of the moon setting early this morning. we will put that in a time lapse at the 6:00 hour. it's 35 degrees in stephen citic. falls church checking in at 44 degrees. 42 in silver spring. that
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Apr 13, 2012 5:00am EDT
period. they will be served on china from the same company that supplied the ship. >> time for check on what's making business headlines today. good morning to linda bell joining us from new york with a look ahead. >> good morning. if you are feeling the pain of paying back student loans, you are not alone. d.c. residents have the highest outstanding balance on student loans in the nation. the average is more than $37,000. maryland residents have the second largest at $33,000. virginia is also among the top- 10. d.c. residents have the highest credit score in the nation. we have new controversy at google. the company announcing a big stock split, but it's being done in a way that allows the founders to keep control of a lot of the decision making. stock-index futures are indicating a lower open right now. investors waiting for information from the chase and wells fargo later this morning. when was the last time you went out for pizza? american's appetite for pizza is growing. two years ago it was only 26% of americans eating pizza. it is because it is a guilty choice for a meal when peo
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Sep 27, 2010 5:00am EDT
itunes libraries. it seems people in china cannot get enough of the iphone 4. 200,000 have been reordered. that's outpacing supply. an apple spokesperson says that more of them will be available soon. would you like to watch movies at tallmahome just after they le theaters. disney and other companies are planning to release the movies more quickly, $30 per movie. i am vinita nair. >>> it is: did. we are getting a lot of rain -- it is cool outside. >> some areas will pick up more than 3 inches by the time this is over tomorrow morning. another line of showers later in the week possible. we do need some drought relief and this is that kind of system. >> that's good. >> it feels like monday morning. let's look at live triple doppler. areas of rain scattered all over. there's light green which is the light rain. it is persistent. yellow in northern prince george's county, and stretching into baltimore, columbia, maryland as well. that's moderate rain. bowie has picked up over an inch of rain in the imbeded down for so far. showers will be off and on all day today. allouez we have a
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