In The News @ 4:00 PM

Three Stabbed At Morgan State University

Baltimore Police are investigating after three people were stabbed on the campus of Morgan State University.  The stabbings were reported around 2:00 this afternoon.  According to the “Baltimore Sun,” the victims are Morgan State football players.  There is no word on their conditions.  Multiple reports say a suspect is in custody.

Police Officer, Pastor Accused In Sexual Abuse Case

A DC police officer who is also a pastor at a local church is accused of sexually abusing a teenage girl.  Forty-five-year-old Darrell Best of Upper Marlboro is now charged with first degree sex abuse of a minor.  The 16-year-old victim claims Best abused her on three occasions.  Best is a pastor at God A Second Chance Ministry in Southeast DC. 

State Department: No Record Of Hillary Clinton Signing Separation Statement

The State Department says it has no record of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signing a separation document when she left her job.  In today’s daily briefing, State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki [[ SOCK-ee ]] said the agency has completed its review and quote, “we’re fairly certain she did not the sign document.”  A separation statement says an employee will turn over all work-related documents upon leaving the job.

St. Patrick’s Day Drinkers Can Get A Free Ride Home

Irish bars across the DC area are no doubt hopping on this St. Patrick’s Day.  For those celebrating a little too much, you can get a free taxi ride home from the bar.  The Washington Regional Alcohol Program has its SoberRide service in full effect starting at 4 o’clock this afternoon and lasting until 4 o’clock tomorrow morning.  Call 1-800-200-TAXI for a free cab ride home covering up to a 30-dollar fare.

Harold Fisher


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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.

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