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Two killers remain on the loose in the District…

Homicide detectives in DC are still trying to identify and apprehend two killers. One for the shooting death of Journalist Charnice Milton. It’s believed that Milton was used as a human shield by the person who was the intended target. Police are looking for a young male seen on a moped or dirt bike leaving the area along Good Hope Road in S.E.. Officers are also looking for the person who shot in to a black SUV on 295 Thursday, killing the driver and injuring another. There’s no motive or suspects in that case.

Prince George’s County Council approves a 4% property tax increase for schools…

The Prince George’s County Council has approved a 4% increase in property taxes to help pay for public schools. The tax increase is well below County Executive Rushern Bakers’ initial request of 15%. The money generated from the increase, $34 (M) is only enough for teacher pensions. A final vote is set for June 16th.

A huge street ball competition is coming to our area this weekend…..

Largo High School will be the sight of this weekends launch of “Ball Up” a million dollar summer challenge featuring some of the best street ballers in our area. Tomorrow’s event runs from 2 pm to 8pm. The show will air later in the year on ESPN.

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Taylor Thomas is the local Morning News Anchor for the Steve Harvey Morning Show on 96.3 WHUR. You can also see her on Wednesday’s on NBC 4 at 4:30 for WHUR’s “Talk Around Town”. Taylor is a veteran news journalist with over 20 years of experience delivering news that matters. In 2006, Taylor Thomas joined the Award Winning WHUR News Department. She wears several hats at WHUR including producer/host of “Let’s Talk Money” on WHUR World HD2 and host of “PML- People, Money & Life on WHUR Voices Sirius XM Channel 141. Taylor grew up in a military family and calls Great Britain (where her mother is from) and the Philippines home. Taylor Thomas is a graduate of the University of Maryland at College Park with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech Communication with a minor in Radio, Television, and Film. She is dedicated to uplifting and educating others about health, money and social issues.

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