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>> with mint. >> the little things that count. thanks for watching. have a good one. live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. e. i need your vot >> straight ahead, super the biggest day of the republican presidential race. candidates are hoping to sway voters in the 10 states holding caucuses, including virginia. good morning, washington. it's tuesday, march 6. i am cynne simpson. >> i am steve chenevey. let's get started with adam caskey. >> some pretty straightforward weather the next couple days. sunshine through the rest of the work week. temperatures a little cold now. numbers.k at the
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32 in the district. 23 in frederick. 22 in martinsburg. 25 in manassas, 33 in lexington park. later on this afternoon it will be mostly sunny, high temperatures near 60 degrees -- 50 degrees with mostly sunny skies. cold again tonight. a lot of sunshine tomorrow, near .0 degrees in the afternoon by thursday. looks good right now. clearing a lot of overnight construction out of the way. let's talk about the beltway. oop in the tysons area, 202, they will be out of the way soon. all clear at the wilson
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bridge. nothing to reports in tysons. in good stead on 95 between baltimore, normal travel times right now. if a live picture of 270. headlights are southbound, very quiet. now to news. >> we are following the biggest for the republican presidential candidates. virginia is one of in 10 states primary or caucus today. that could redefine the race. as is known as super tuesday. w more. >> thank you. >> rick santorum had been g in ohio only to watch away, placing him in a dead heat with romney. we have been outspent. yet 5 polls out today, a dead heat. >> while he argued that he is
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to claim the biggest prize, romney tried again to cast himself as the nominee.e >> we have been all over the state and are happy to be here. >> returns to his wife, spoke about her battles with multiple sclerosis and breast cancer if, humanize her husband, as seems like an out of touch multimillionaire. i don't even consider myself a wealthy. be here today and gone tomorrow. >> with in 10 states and 400 delegates up for grabs, other voters have developed largely unfavorable views of all remaining candidates. been the worst campaign in my life. i just hate the fact that people pink compromise is a dirty word. candidate may have enough
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delegates to win the nomination. some are hoping calls for gingrich to drop out if he does not do well. >> we will have complete of super tuesday results. news channel 8 is having an special which begins a tonight. >> the president will hold his conference of the year this afternoon. the obama administration is dealing with several foreign syria issues including and the iranian nuclear program. the israeli prime minister his country cannot longer forait much diplomatic efforts to control ambitions.uclear nuclear ambitions.
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it must be stopped. >> benjamin netanyahu's tough talk suggests that he may be to launch a unilateral iran's nuclear facility. him at odds with who is to give, diplomacy and sanctions more o work >> . the george washington university after an alert person may have been on campus. the school sent out an alert last night after the secret man who may have heading towas seen the campus from the white house. authorities searched the foggy bottom campus but did not find suspects. >> i am not that scared because i feel like there's a lot of police around the area. but it is scary that he may not have been caught yet. >> the library was evacuated last night after a possible was spotted changing clothes.
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police arrested the library but did not find any suspects. the fbi tested white powder that r at aund in a lette restaurant in downtown washington around 6:00 last night employees. d it with the powder inside. hazmat crews evacuated the restaurant. bewas determined not to the st. reopened around 7:30 last night. >> verizon offering more options cannot get high- speed internet. we are used to hearing taking away the things from customers. giving youe something. linda bell from bloomberg headquarters has more. we will get to that in a moment. but the fourth quarter gdp coming out later today from europe expected to show the economy is contracting. stock-index you're indicating a lower open.
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>> still ahead, the fallout continues from rush limbaugh's about ae comments georgetown students. she feels he is not sorry about his remarks. >> and a community is girl killeda baby tornado.dwest >> we will a check on traffic weather to gather as we deliver 10 minutes.
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>> the 15-month-old indiana girl midwestfound in the has been laid to rest. >> all of her family members on friday when the she died sunday of a hospital. >> this noaa day in parts of virginia. yesterday inscene caroline county. snowy day. that led to several school closures. cancelednia county after-school activities. problems were reported roads. >> now time for traffic and weather every 10 minutes. adam. >> rning,
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that the best kind of snow. a beautiful scene. 27 in fairfax now. 23 in bristow, virginia. 30 in oxon hill, 24 in olney on tuesday morning. couple degrees below average. 50 degrees with sunshine, high , sunnye over next weather. then tomorrow, still sunny. the warming trend begins. 50 today. maybe low 60's tomorrow. by thursday, highs near 70. the chance of showers late thursday and early friday. nothing had expected. nothing heavy to expect on bethesda, inn tysons, moving nicely on both sides at river road. looks good on the dulles greenway, the dulles toll road. 81, route 11, no problems on
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interstate 70 either. between richmond and baltimore, travel times in our favor. overnight construction in the -- on the beltway will in landover shortly. back to you. >> thank you. it's tuesday morning. >> we are learning more about accused of killing a dropg kings. do >> the nfl is trying to get the bottom of the bounty scandal. details [ male announcer ] we asked real people if they'd help us with an experiment for febreze fabric refresher; they agreed. [ experimenter 1 ] relax, take some nice deep breaths. [ experimenter 2 ] what do you smell? lilac. clean. there's something that's really fresh. there's something tha little bit beach-y. like children's blankets. smells like home. [ experimenter 1 ] okay. take your blindfolds off. ♪ hello? [ male announcer ] and now new and improved febreze fabric refresher with up to two times the odor elimination so you can breathe happy, guaranteed.
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police are hoping to arrest a revealed a pornographic of a child on his cellphone. this happened last week at a goodwill store in maryland. woman reported the incident to manager, who then called monday left before police arrived. need the victim to come forward before they can arrest a man. and in southeast d.c., on ellsworth colbert became after robert wright's dog .efecated on his property an argument followed. stabbed the man to death according to police. swearing andright colbert , walking
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after wright stan and demand -- stabbed the man. >> it happened all of a sudden, it seemed. colbert remains behind bars. the south capitol street is aimed at improving mental health and students in schools expanding the school based mental services. and a bill that would enact the on strip clubs in parts of northeast. is prompted by concerns areas -- ward 5 residents. a montgomery county council bill today approve a
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allow cameras to be installed on the outside of school buses for. assemblyand general year pavingill last way for the cameras. drivers caught on tape illegally passing a stopped school bus of $250. a fine it's now to was limbaugh. not everybody is buying his for calling a georgetown slut or wanting insurance companies to cover birth control. several companies have pulled advertising from russ limbaugh's show. >> sandra fluke said no thanks to rush limbaugh. that he madeents the air about me have been enough so i would rather not have a personal phone call from him. >> she testified to lawmakers in favor of the health care law requires if employers to contraceptives. limbaugh referred to her as a prostitute. this brought an avalanche of and pulled his
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advertisers away in droves. i sincerely apologize ms. fluke. >> we checked out the reaction his apology at georgetown. don't thing his apology is sincere. that's what he meant. >> others say that he apologized enough.'s >> i think that they should just let it go. i would just move on. >> as far as his advertisers, russ limbaugh says that is not apologize.ted him to he says they will be easy to replace. stephen tschida, abc 7 news. >> we are looking at 30 degrees this morning in alexandria. coming up, the nfl trying to scandal in forming -- involving a former coordinator.nsive
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rewarding players for knocking during theer players games. ♪
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most part. morning.layers this this afternoon we will be near e for the high temperature. a warming trend is on the way of the work week. let's look at conditions outside. skies and dry air in place light wind. helping temperatures to .lummet not much in terms of cloud cover anywhere along the eastern half of the country with the exception of ohio. some thin clouds over ohio could clip us later today. we have the high pressure system overhead. there is a southerly float be over yet the next will bump upnd temperatures through the '60s tomorrow. near 70 by thursday. waldorf, 27. 27 in northwest d.c. sunny and near 50 today. cold again tonight, a few freezing.low
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>> i like the prospect that we are getting off on a good note this morning. moving overnight construction. 81,, 70,d as ours between the richmond and baltimore. across the 14th street bridge, very clear right near the pentagon. back to you. >> thank you. there learning more about formerscandal involving coordinatorensive gregg williams. he admits to overseeing the newram while coaching in rewarded players knocking other players out of games. yesterday he met with nfl investigators looking into the scandal redskins. fans are concerned they could get caught up in the scandal. >> there is some guilt, but it is pretty much gregg williams.
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>> it does not look good. >> williams was the redskins' coordinator through 2007. officials have not commented so far. degrees this morning in woodbrige. >> still ahead, an update to a about nearly two weeks ago. who had the chicken that resembled george washington, you will
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once we defeat barack obama, will start turning around. >> voters in in 10 states including virginia will cast r tuesday athis supe few hours from now. it is the biggest contests yet the republican presidential race. scare at george washington university. what forced students to a library last night. and the most dangerous on the metro will system. good morning washington at 5:00 begins now. live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. us on this're with tuesday morning. it's march 6. i am steve chenevey. i am cynne simpson. we begin with traffic and weather. baden for look at the but first meteorologist adam caskey. it is still cold this morning.
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>> it is cold. take a look at the numbers on the weatherbug network. frederick, 27 in winchester. frostburg, 23. widespread 20's with the exception of the waterways. annapolis, 30 degrees. below freezing. cold start on this tuesday morning. will average. d be in the midl 30's in the district. 50 later this afternoon, not a day. from thewill shift h to the south. mostly sunny today. ties in the low 60's tomorrow. now to lisa baden. >> we have been busy watching them complete overnight clearing the beltway right now in tysons. everything is gone on the beltway in landover. at 202 in is good directions.


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