Mid-Day Shenanigans: Road Closures, Camera Footage, Airbag Recall

December 5, 2019
Road Closed

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Happy Friday eve, DMV! It's almost the weekend, but we're not quite there yet. To get you through your day, here are some stories that have Poet talking today. 

Beware Of Road Closures Today

Some roads downtown will be closed the majority of the afternoon because of the National Christmas Tree lighting. Consider yourselves warned.

George Zimmerman Is Suing Trayvon Martin's Family for $100 Million

Zimmerman is filing a lawsuit against the family of Trayvon Martin along with prosecutors and a book publisher for $100 million in damages.

Takata Issues Airbag Recall

Toyota, Honda and BMW vehicles were known to be impacted by the recall.

D.C. Bill Would Allow Parents Of Those Killed By D.C. Police To See Body-Camera Footage

The emergency bill was approved Tuesday and is now awaiting Mayor Muriel Bowser's approval.

Jason Derulo Upset That Instagram Removed His Post

In response, he said, "I can't help my size."

Fuk u mean? I have underwear on... I can’t help my size..

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Sushi Sold At Trader Joe's Gets Recalled

Fuji recalled the sushi due to listeria concerns.

D.C. Council Votes To Expel Jack Evans

The vote was unanimous.

How A "Baby Shark" Toy Saved A Life

When a ball went through a wall, the toy rather than a 3-year-old was impacted.

Chris Brown's Hair Changed Color

And this is, well, creative.

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