Jury Selection Underway In 2015 Mansion Murder. Heat Wave Continues.

Jury Selection Underway In 2015 Mansion Murder

(Washington, DC) — Jury selection is underway today in the murder case of members of the Savopoulos family and their housekeeper. Businessman Savvas Savopoulos, his wife Amy, son Philip and family housekeeper were murdered in 2015. Daron Wint has been charged in the murders. Investigators believe there could be other suspects involved. Police believe the victims were held hostage in their mansion in DC before they were killed and their home was set on fire.

One Person Dead After Being Pinned By Car In Northwest

(Washington, DC) — DC officials say one person is dead after getting pinned by a car in Northwest, DC. The DC Fire Department says emergency crews are currently on the scene of the fatal incident that happened in the 23-hundred block of Tunlaw Road, Northwest today. No word on any other injuries.

Heat Wave Continues

(Washington, DC) — The heat is still on in DC. Temperatures are in the 90s today with high humidity that makes it feel like the low 100s. A few pop-up thunderstorms are possible and could drop heavy rain and gusty winds in some areas. Tomorrow is expected to be the last day of the heat wave, with temperatures expected to hit the high 70s throughout the weekend.

Mystics, Storm Advance To WNBA Finals

The WNBA Finals are set. Both the Washington Mystics and Seattle Storm won decisive Game Fives on Tuesday to advance to the Finals. The Mystics beat the Dream 86-81 in Atlanta, while the Storm knocked off the Phoenix Mercury 94-84 in Seattle. Game One of the best-of-five WNBA Finals tips off on Friday when the Storm host the Mystics in Seattle.

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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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