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>> the government in tripoli has warned the rebels to lay down weapons or face a renewed onslaught. in western libya, the carnage continues in misrata. been under siege for two months. >> nato says it cannot confirm of gaddafi's relatives. the rebels spokesperson says he the claims about the deaths. monitor theinue to story. d.c. mayor wants to rid the city streets of trash. he announced a pilot program to against littering. starting may 1, he could receive dropping ticket for trash in a public place. starting june 1, you could be fined $75 or more. police will begin enforcing. expandtiative could citywide. a few weeks from now, driving on thoroughfare could become less stressful. construction on rock creek parkway stops in mid may.
the work turned cathedral avenue a 1-way street during the morning commute. traffic should resume after the construction stocks. the virginia governor is overing into the fight passengers at the airport. officials want to bury the station's underground. local officials want a cheaper option. >> the virginia governor says the state will not foot the bill underground metro at dulles airport. some say taxpayers will bear the difference when in opinion, there is no benefit to an underground station. i would say the cheapest is the way to go. >> in a letter to the airport mcdonald says he is disappointed in decision and hopes the board come to a more fiscally sound decision.
she agrees and says the train be above ground. as it gets people to airport, we cannot complain. it is fine. >> others think virginia is taking the easy way out. they're going to spend all money and wind up half a mile away from the terminal. how appealing that folks. to some >> there is concern that an underground option would be more , especially for taxpayers in surrounding counties and drivers who use the tollway. >> i do not want to see the told going up again. peoplet goes out to the virginia. we reached out to the board he had too see what about the governor's letter. a spokesman told us mr. had not received the yet but looked forward to receiving it and talking to the governor. we have a warning for owners.
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police in gaithersburg are investigating a possible murder-suicides. it happened on north summit ave.. the man shot his girlfriend in arm. the police say she pretended to dead and waited for her boyfriend to shoot himself. the officers arrived, they dead.him to the hospital tore she is expected recover. identities are not yet been released. the latest on endeavour's into space.n scheduled a press conference for tomorrow to update its status. trying to fix a with the heating system. nasa is hoping to launch on monday. the problem is not fixed quickly, there could be at least a week's delay. it is a glamorous night in the white house correspondents' dinner. president obama spoke. about the release of
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normally we see the high of around 71. there is no rain fall. news.s good 53 in damascus. temperatures are slowly falling the 50's and '40's. 48 in frederick. fredericksburg is at 51 degrees. a warm front to the of us. in the 70's for indianapolis and nashville. the warm front will move in our the afternoon tomorrow. we will see an increase in couple ofes by a degrees. is the satellite and radar showing a final system to the west of us. these high clouds are moving across western maryland into the panhandle of west virginia. rain associated. there is a cold front to the us that will slowly make east.y to the for a few ripples of energy in the atmosphere
d.c.row west of there could be a few sprinkles tuesday could be rain andr chance of thunderstorms. 47 to 53 for the overnight low scattered clouds. be cool and comfortable. tomorrow will be bright and sunny to start. we move through the the clouds will increase. showers will develop. the wind will be out of the south at 5 to 10 miles an hour. it will be 71 on monday. by tuesday, the chances of rain increase. the cold front moves through. cooler air will move in from the north and west. wednesday will only be in the lower 60's for the highs. back to the upper 60's on thursday. you can look at the forecast
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