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news to get through first. in frederick maryland a man remains behind bars after being charged with two counts of first degree murder. police say 24-year-old delija joyner arrived a decatur court along with shandre naylor and jermaine jr. police say joyner got into a vehicle and ran over naylor and hill. investigators still trying to find a motive for the attack. >> 4:30 right now and officials in brookeville, maryland, are investigating the cause of a house fire. this family's home went up in slams yesterday just before 6 o'clock. authorities say a father and his son were working in the garage when some sort of accident happened. they were luckily able to escape. the father was treated for smoke inhalation and minor burns. >> incredible video this morning of a bizarre technique used to steal a car from in front of a northeast d.c. home. now at first it looks like a typical car break in and then you see
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an suv parked along 24th street and the langdon park in that neighborhood there. fox5 actually had a chance to talk to the owner of the stolen car joshua smith. he says he called 911 six times but got no help. >> there are other higher priorities happening in the city and the police officers have to handle those as -- as priority happens. we were literally sittin in front of a stolen vehicle in an unknown neighborhood with god knows wha what happening around us. >> police showed up an hour later and took a report. smith says he still has not heard from a detective. >> fairfax county public schools need some cash. the northern virginia school district launched a go fund me style page on its web site to raise money for costs associated with changing the name of the j.e.b. stuart high school to justice high school. the district has two years
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so far they've raised $8,000 but it could cost $1 million. >> president trump leaves for a tour through asia. among the stops japan south korea and china. the president's dispute with north korea's ruler is expected to be a topic of discussion. the president leaves the white house this morning and will first head to hawaii where he's going to meet with that state's governor along with the governors of alaska and the pacific territories. the big debut of the iphone x but your chances to get one pretty slim at this point and that's not just because of the thousand dollars price tag. >> that's right. demand is so high but supply is reportedly low. fox5's melanie alnwick live outside the apple store in georgetown where some folks are already camped out to get the phone. mel, it's at least good weather for this, right? >> reporter: well, that is one good thing here. hey, if you have an extra thousand dollars and you really need a brand new iphone, today you've got to come and stand in line. online orders have a backlog of about five to six weeks and really the only way that
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their hands on that new iphone x today is to stand in line and or sit in line or sleep in line which is what many of these people have been do. i think first in line told us they were here about 2:00 p.m. yesterday. so, it's quite a bit of await but you're right, the weather has been pretty good. why is this such a big deal? well, apple expects that the iphone x is going to be the new smartphone platform for the next decade. there's no home button, the phone uses facial recognition technology to unlock. the cram is even better with the ability to take portrait photos. it features wireless charging and no headphone jack. it has a very sophisticated screen and other features and that apparently may be what's holding up supply. tech analysts are saying apple's manufacturers and suppliers really can't make the phones as quickly as the other models. so, coming around the corner here we can see it goes all the way around the corner here. last check we heard it was probably a little less than a hundred people in line here for
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so, the big question again is going to be whether there's going to be enough supply in the store. so, that's what we've been told, basically 93 don't know exactly. all they're telling us is that there's a limited supply in the stores. the big question will be whether these people in line, whether all of them will actually get the phones they're seeking is. back to you guys. >> thank you very much, melanie alnwick. appreciate that report. let's get over to mike thomas now and talk weather 'cause at least the weather as we just talked about is not too bad out there and you already have your iphone that's on the way. >> lucky you. >> yeah, i was one of the lucky few, yeah. [laughter] >> yay! >> how does that work? >> i'll let you know how it looks on monday 'cause i won't get it until after work today. but a cool device. yeah, as you saw a lot of folks dressed warmly out there. still on the cooler side this morning but believe it or not later on this afternoon things will be much, much warmer here with some places just south of d.c. approaching that 80-degree mark. cold front off to the north
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it's this southern surge of warmth coming up ahead of the cold front that will warm us up today. 59 at reagan national. not bad for early november when we should be starting days in the 40's. your planner for the day today looks like this. how about sunshine through the morning and early afternoon hour, temperatures quickly rising after sunrise. 69 degrees by 11 o'clock. by 2 o'clock, mid 70's in place. 76 degrees. by 5 o'clock, cold front approaching and temperatures will start to drop just a little bit, maybe a shower as well. all right, that's a check of the forecast. over to erin for traffic. >> keeping our eyes on the roads as well, it is friday morning and right now we do have some construction heading into clarksburg. 270 after 121 blocks the right lane and right shoulder. notice the volume coming down in the corner of your sixty two end there. it's really light. seeing a 13 minute drive from 70 to 121. not causing any big delays yet. once you get into gaithersburg you're just as quiet. southern maryland a little tap of the brakes in brandywine on branch avenue because of construction out by moores lane. give yourself a
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time north of the 301 split. as we look at 395 from the beltway to the 14th street bridge, wide opened main and hov lanes cruising alongly i'll keep you updated if anything else pops up. if you have any questions at erin fox5 d.c. on twitter. time now it is 4:36. coming up on fox5 news morning a twitter employee makes a big statement on their last day of work. >> president trump's favorite form of communication was briefly shut down yesterday and anyone who went to the president's twitter page saw an alert that said sorry that page doesn't exist. so, if you are wondering what happened, we've got the details ahead in this morning's trending. >> ♪ >> as we head to break, here's a live look across the d.c. region. we'll be right back. mike is going to have a full look at that forecast as we continue. >> ♪ >> ♪♪
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a can afford good healthcare when they need it. >> ♪ >> the time now is 4:38 and we are back with what's hot on the web. the stories you're engaging with the mos
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>> first up, the latest into the sexual harassment allegations against kevin spacey. talent agency caa announced they will no longer be representing the actor. a spokesman says both caa and the publicist stacy wolf have parted ways with spacey amid the claims harassment. workers said spacey made the workplace a toxic work place. >> the win has not given an emotional boost to the city still recovering from hurricane harvey but provided an economic lift. one family bought two tickets for game seven of the world series. they raffled off and raised enough money to help repair their houston area homes. that's great news for them. the city saw increased funds from fans spending at restaurant and bars in heist on.
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>> cuba's foreign minister says his government has found in evidence to back up claims about sonic attacks against american diplomatic staffers. >> president trump's twitter account it went ghost. yup, the president's account was down for 11 minutes yesterday and as it turns out it was by no mistake. at first twitter said the president's account was inadvertently deactivated due to human error but later tweeted out a twitter employee on his or her last day on the job shut down his account. >> and check this out. this little lizard or big lizard depends on your perspective apparently it was lost. it's a 4-foot lizard and it was found in southern california in a backyard thousands of miles away from its native land. it's a relative of the famous
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komoto dragon. officials think the lizard is someone's pet but if the owner doesn't claim it it's going to be sent to a sanctuary for exotic animals. >> looks like a friendly lizard so that's good. >> not anything i'm going to have near me. >> well, time now is 4:41. coming up on fox5 news morning, president trump sits down with fox news anchor laura ingram. >> during the exclusive interview the president talks about everything from taxes immigration to the justice system. we've got the details straight ahead. >> as we head to break, a live calm peaceful friday look across the d.c. region. it is now 59 degrees. fox5 news morning will be right back. >> ♪ >> ♪♪
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>> ♪ >> this is fox5 news morning. >> all right, 4:44 and here's a look at the stories we're following for you today. it is friday, november 3rd. now to the latest on that deadly new york terror attack. isis now officially claiming responsibility for tuesday's new york city terror attack. the group called the man charged in the truck rampage a soldier of the caliphate. the eight victims killed were honored last night way nighttime vigil down the riverfront where they died. >> president trump is praising the rollout of the gop's tax overhaul plan tweeting that the lobbyists are storming capitol hill but republicans will hold strong and do what is
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republican lawmakers introduced the more than 400 page bill yesterday. it would lower the corporate tax rate and simplify the personal code. the white house hopes to have the legislation passed by the end of the year. >> houston gearing up for a big celebration. the city will honor the new world series champions the astros today at 2:00 p.m. with a parade that will travel through downtown houston. the astros took the series with a game seven win in l.a. all classes in the houston school district have been canceled for the day. >> apple's i'm phone x goes on sale. it's the final count down to the release of the device. long lines have formed overnight outside the georgetown apple store. many experts predict many iphone orders may not be fulfilled until next year. >> good morning and thanks for joining us. >> it is friday november 3rd. most important part of that is that it's friday and it's nice outside mike thomas, very nice. >> not bad to start early november with temperatures upper 50's to some upper 40's in our suburbs offer to
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west. still light jacket weather but compared to the mornings of days past, you might remember halloween morning was very chilly it's considerably warmer. here's futurecast. should be sunny and bright through the morning hours but we'll have clouds kind of coming across in waves as we head into the afternoon but peaks of sunshine as well. the sun will help warm us up into the 70's ahead of this front which you can see sliding through bringing a couple showers. don't be shocked as you're headed home from work headed out to a late dinner seven, 7 o'clock you could see a couple raindrops hitting your windshield. that will be about the only concern today. most of the day dry and very nice. 78 degrees your daytime high. can't rule out that passing late day shower but that's about it. weekend forecast quickly looks like this. saturday looks best described as raw. cloudy with some drizzle on and off. sunday we should clear it out and get to the sun late afternoon. that's a check of the forecast. over to erin for traffic. >> keeping our eyes on this early friday morning commute. right now you're looking at
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leesburg pike. we have a construction zone blocking two right lanes but volume still light. so traffic on the way to the dulles airport reagan national as well as bwi all moving along just fine. we have inner loop ativan dorn street construction clearing. it's slowing us down a little tap of the brakes. other than that we're moving along fine on the beltway and 395 is quiet. any questions for your morning commute at erin fox5 d.c. on twitter. moving over to other news right now in republican lawmakers introduced the more than 400 page bill on tax reform on thursday. >> and it's set to lower the corporate tax rate and simplify the personal code. fox5's annie yu joins us live from the news room with more details. annie. >> reporter: hey, good morning to you wisdom and erin. that's right, house republicans revealed their tax cut plan yesterday and president trump says americans need and want his tax reform. house speaker paul ryan describes the proposal as a series of tax cuts and breaks tailored to benefit america's middle class. so, lawmakers introduced this more than 400 page bill and here's a closer look at the proposal. currently there are seven
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the proposal, a reduction from seven to four tax brackets with rates of 12 percent, 25 percent, 35 percent and 39.5 percent. many in the middle class will fall into the 25 percent tax bracket which will apply to incomes of up to $45,000 for individuals and $90,000 for married couples. the plan will also double the standard deduction which was initially put into place to provide tax breaks for the middle class. a single filer will be able to subtract $12,000 from their income while couples will be able to subtract 24,000. the childcare credit increases from 1,000 to $1,600 and some republicans are criticizing this. senator marco rubio tweeted yesterday that the $600 proposed tax credit isn't enough and doesn't work for working families. he says more needs to be done. the bill also limits deductible mortgage interest so that means for newly purchased homes you'll only be able to deduct interest
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mortgage debt up to $500,000 compared to 1 million today. fewer people will likely claim this deduction because the standard deduction is higher. the plan makes no changes to the current annual limit you can contribute to your 401k which was 18,000 for this year. there had been some talk that republican lawmakers would cap the limit at $2,400. president trump as you mentioned praising the rollout of the gop's tax overhaul plan. >> well, there are big tax cuts, the biggest cuts in the history of our country actually. we have reform, we have simplification. the white house hopes to have a the legislation passed by the end of the year. back up to you all in the studio. >> annie yu thank you very much for that information. time right now is 4:49. happening today in prince george's county, maryland senator chris van hollen is going to be i
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he will endorse rushern baker around 11:00 a.m. >> a challenge meant to send a sweet reminder to u.s. troops. nine-year-old ellie collected over 150 pounds of granny friends in the community to donate to the cool smiles dental office. cool smiles added to the challenge by donating two dollars for every pound of candy and donating over 200 dental kits. donations will be sent out this saturday. that's a nice thing they did whiz. >> 4:50 is the time. coming up on fox5 news morning an update on the maryland woman who was shot in las vegas last month. >> plus, for the first time we're hearing the 911 calls for help after police say a man opened fire on his co-workers at a business in edgewood, maryland. >> we're going break right now at 4:50 on this friday morning
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we're going to get a full check of the forecast from mr. new iphone owner mike thomas coming up a little bit later on. yeah, you're proud. yeah, go ahead. >> look at that smirk. he's ready for it. >> ♪ >> ♪♪ john tyson's motto was, "when better chickens are hatched, we will hatch them." it's why all of the tyson chicken that bears his name will be raised with no antibiotics ever. every nugget, strip and drumstick. keep it real. keep it tyson.
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>> time now is 4:53 and for the first time this morning we're hearing the 911 calls for help after police say a man opened fire on his co-workers at a business in edgewood, maryland. now, initially there seemed to be some confusion after a woman called 911 thinking her co-workers had passed out. >> why did they pass out? >> we don't know why they passed out. >> okay. >> um, yes, so send, um, lots of ambulances because we have -- how many people, 10? >> this is 911, hello. >> yeah, uh, i'm at work and somebody just came in started
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where you are? >> uh, i saw a bunch of guys that wanted to stop to check on them now. >> they're going in but they don't know if the shooter is in there. >> radee prince is accused of shooting five people back on october 18th. three of them died. he was later captured in delaware after a massive manhunt. he's facing several murder charges. >> a second man in charged in a a horrific crime. andrea grinage park was set on fire. her boyfriend is charged with attemped murder. she told detectives there was another man in her apartment that that helped her boyfriend. jonathan miller is charged with attempted first degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder. we're told the baby is home. andrea is still in the hospital. >> ♪ >> another update on the maryland woman seriously hurt in the las vegas shooting. a family spokesperson says tina frost is now out of intensive care at johns hopkins hospital and has spokener
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the massacre. we're told she got out of bed and kicked a soccer ball with her dad in a hallway. over the next few weeks she'll continue physical and speech therapy. >> 4:55 is the time right now. let's get over to mike thomas and talk about the friday forecast and the the weekend forecast as well because so far, mike, we're off to a good start and hopefully it's going to continue throughout the rest of the day. >> it will continue throughout the rest of the day but not so much the rest of of the weekend. we got big changes saturday. sunday will get a little better but saturday is kind of a messy around here. but not a washout. i'll explain in a minute. 77 degrees reagan national. b. >> reporter: 76, dulles 76. normal high should be 63. well above that yesterday, well above that later on today. bus stop forecast 45 to in some places 60 but most will still need the light jacket as they get off to school this morning. after school shorts and t-shirts. 74 to 80 degrees, mix of clouds and sun with the chance of a shower as we head into the 5 o'clock and 6 o'clock hours tonight. 78 your daytime high today. look at tomorrow though. clds
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much cooler. 59 degrees on and off drizzle. don't forget to set those clocks back sunday. could wake up to drizzle sunday but by late sunday afternoon i think the sun is poking back through. we get up to 70. that's a check of the forecast. back to you, erin for traffic. >> pretty pleasant weekend for the first weekend in november. i can't believe it's that time of year alread. as you wake up around the dmv this morning we still have construction lingering in some areas including southbound gw parkway between the key bridge and roosevelt bridge. left lane blocked but you know, you can see all the green on the map. we're not doing terribly out tet there. westbound toll road at leesburg pike construction blocks two lanes. traffic is getting by without any issue because volume is still very light before our 5 o'clock hour. also some volume picking up 270 southbound, some construction in clarksburg but that should clear shortly. we'll keep you updated. any questions at erin fox5 d.c. on twitter. right now 4:56 and coming up on fox5 news morning -- >> new details coming to light about the deadly attack
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nyjer. >> as we head to break right now here's a live look across the d.c. region. we'll be back right here with a full look at your of forecast, traffic and all the news you can't miss before you head out the door. >> ♪ >> ♪♪ will have power over your health care. adams supports letting insurance companies deny coverage for pre-existing conditions. seniors would be charged more for health care; premiums would go up. and adams supports giving employers the power to block birth control access for female employees. john adams: wrong on health care, wrong on birth control, wrong for virginia. disclaimer: i'm mark herring, candidate for attorney general,
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>> ♪ >> this is fox5 news morning. >> all new this morning we're learning new shocking
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in the deadly nyjer ambush that left four american soldiers dead. >> iphone mania. the iphone x is on sale in stores across the world. we're live this morning with all the hype. >> whew. friday november 3rd. live look outside we're going kick off the weekend with beautiful weather. details on your forecast just ahead. thanks for joining us. >> it is friday november 3rd. >> that it is. mike thomas is talking about our weather. erin como is keeping her eyes on the roads and mike talk about our rollercoaster ride. >> i like that. that's a pretty good description. today we're up, tomorrow we're down. we got 70's, near 80 believe it or not coming up later today but tomorrow much, much different temperatures down in the 50's. we'll talk about all of it coming up. hey erin. >> right now metro is on time. we have light volume on the roads around the dmv but active construction zones. we'll steer you clear of that. >> sounds good both of you. thank you much. 5 o'clock straight up if you are just getting up, here are the top stories. in just a few hours president trump will leave on a

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