Prince George’s County Grade Tampering Investigated, North Korea Front And Center For Trump Trip

Grade Tampering Investigated

The results of an independent audit say one third of Prince George County high school grads had their grades had been tampered with. Over 12-hundred students were sampled in a two-year-long investigation into the county’s public schools. The report says six percent of 2017 grads didn’t really earn their diploma.

PGPD Officer Fired For Filing False Report

A Prince George’s County Police officer is off the job and a Clinton man is waiting for reparations after an accident. Troye Bullock told WUSA-9 he was driving on the Beltway earlier this year when a police cruiser spun into his vehicle. It wasn’t until later that he found out the officer gave him a phony name and case number after exchanging information. Joel Gloston Junior was fired from the department for filing a false report. Bullock is still waiting for the county to determine how to pay for his repairs.

Baltimore At 300 Murder Mark

Baltimore is at the 300 murder mark for the year after three deadly shootings last night. The shootings happened in a two-hour span in Northeast, Southwest and East Baltimore. All three victims were taken to area hospitals where they died. Baltimore recorded 318 homicides last year after logging 344 killings in 2015. Community leaders have called for a 72-hour ceasefire this weekend.

North Korea To Be Front And Center For Trump’s Asia Trip

North Korea is expected to be front and center during President Trump’s 12-day trip to Asia. Trump said today at the White House that he expects the trip to be a success. The President will touch down in Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines.

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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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