SUNRISE BRIEF

The Sunrise Brief highlights noteworthy news to begin your day. We focus on impending weather and news in the NCR, the United States, and the world.

NCR:  "Stop the Bleed" kits in every school in Montgomery County; Fairfax Connector resume regular schedules in Fairfax

US: 12-year-old arrested in Florida; Seven people died and nine others hospitalized in California

World: A volcano erupted in New Zealand

DECEMBER 9, 2019

NCR: Eight people hospitalized after a carbon monoxide leak in DC

US: A Houston police officer was shot and killed in Texas; A police officer was killed in Arkansas

World: At least 43 people died in a factory fire in India; A bus attacked by gunmen in Kenya

DECEMBER 8, 2019

NCR: Two fatal vehicle crashes in PG; One fatal vehicle crash in Charles County

US: A Saudi Arabian Air Force officers killed four at the Naval Air Station in Florida; Flu season starts early for the nation

World: Five people were killed in a gas explosion in Slovakia

DECEMBER 7, 2019

NCR: Environmental activists are planning to disrupt financial institutions in DC

US: Three soldiers killed in helicopter crash in Minnesota; Electrical line exploded killing one and injuring two in New York; Four died in shootout in Florida

World: Authorities seize over $820 million worth of methamphetamine in Austrailia 

DECEMBER 6, 2019

NCR: The 2019 National Christmas Tree Lighting today in DC; Postal Service special agent shoots and wounds postal employee in Loudoun County; Fairfax Connector workers on strike in Fairfax County; Drunk driver runs into work zone on I-66 in Arlington County

US: Active shooter incident at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii; Brief lockdown at Jackson State University in Mississippi

World: Measles epidemic has killed 62 in Samoa 

DECEMBER 5, 2019

NCR: The Capitol Christmas Tree lighting ceremony today in DC; Man dies after being struck by Metro train in Prince George's County

US: Six schools have had reported threats in Wisconsin

World: Explosion at ceramic factory killed 23 people in Sudan; Six people killed when a gunman opened fire on a vehicle in Afghanistan; Investigation of FBI Most Wanted Terrorist continues 

DECEMBER 4, 2019

NCR: DC Fire and EMS responded to fire in DC; Members from Fairfax County Fire deployed to Albania for recovery efforts; Students in Montgomery County have had their personal information compromised in Montgomery County

US: Police officer in shoots armed student inside high school in Wisconsin

World: A typhoon caused 200,000 people to evacuate in Philippines; A bus swerved off road killing 24 in Tunisia

DECEMBER 3, 2019

NCR: All north and southbound lanes of Baltimore Avenue/US-1 were closed due to a fatal vehicle crash in Prince George's County; The US Coast Guard will conduct boat tactics training in DC

US: A coast-to-coast storm system affected travelers in New York; Three people have died after a plane crashed in Texas

World: A gunfight between suspected cartel and security forces left 19 dead in Mexico

DECEMBER 2, 2019

NCR: Police investigates multiple incidents at and near the National Zoo in Washington, DC

US: Fatal plane crash in South Dakota; Flooded creek swept RV away in Arizona

World: Demonstrators marched to US consulate in Hong Kong

DECEMBER 1, 2019

NCR: Ten people were hospitalized from a fire that erupted in Montgomery County

US: A shooting inside of a mall in Syracuse 

World: A fatal terrorist-related stabbing in London; A stabbing on a crowded street in The Netherlands

NOVEMBER 30, 2019

NCR: All inner loop lanes on I-495 were closed due to a crash in Fairfax County; Barricade situation in Loudoun County; Swastika found at a middle school in Montgomery County 

US: The Food and Drug Administration creates a system to prevent future E. coli outbreaks 

World: Two Americans were killed in a head-on collision in Belize

NOVEMBER 29, 2019

NCR: Power outages in Virginia; Board of Education voted to change boundary lines in Montgomery County 

US: Man arrested for attempting to provide information relating to explosives in New York; Winter storms disrupt travel Nationwide; A fire at a 25-story apartment building in Minneapolis; Three injured in chemical plant explosion in Texas

World: Nineteen killed in overnight attack in Democratic Republic of Congo

NOVEMBER 28, 2019

NCR: Increased holiday travel expected in NCR; Temporary lockdown at White House in DC

US: Police find explosives in West Virginia; Several injured in 60-car pile-up in Washington

World: Bus accident left 22 tourists injured; Thirteen French soldiers hurt in helicopter accident in Mali

NOVEMBER 27, 2019

NCR: Increased influenza cases at Children's Hospital in DC; New District security camera initiative in DC; Thieves target commuter lots in Prince William County

US: Federal investigator arrest South Florida student in Florida; US stores recalling romaine lettuce from Salinas California Nationwide

World: Measles epidemic in Samoa; A 6.4 magnitude earthquake killed six in Albania

NOVEMBER 26, 2019

NCR: Health officials confirmed several cases of the Norovirus at Beauvoir in DC

US: A sheriff fatally shot in Alabama; Three killed after their car collided with a train in Florida; Protest delayed football game in Connecticut;  A sterilization failure of surgical equipment in Indiana

World: At least 29 people were killed in a landslide in Kenya

NOVEMBER 24, 2019

NCR: Police investigated social medial threat to high school in Montgomery County; Two people injured when tree fell on car Loudoun County

US: 3-alarm fire in Baltimore, MD; Police investigate threat made by 13-year-old in California; NBA Basketball arena evacuated due to suspicious shoebox in Utah; Lockdown at Joint Base in Texas

World: Police investigating trains hit by gunfire in the Netherlands

NOVEMBER 23, 2019

NCR: Activists arrested during hunger strike in the District of Columbia; Loudoun County Sheriff's Office conducting death investigation in Loudoun County

US: Plane landed safely after flames erupted from engine in California; Two US airmen killed in training aircraft mishap in Oklahoma; Suspect shot at McCarran International Airport in Nevada

World: Sixteen people found in sealed trailer in the Netherlands

NOVEMBER 22, 2019

NCR: NORAD to conduct air exercise tonight in the District of Columbia; Vehicle went through drop gate near Lafayette Park in the District of Columbia; Suspect in fatal shooting at Prince William County recording studio apprehended in Greenbelt, MD

US: Electricity shut off to 375,000 customers in California; Contagious virus closed schools in Colorado

World: Flights delayed/cancelled in the United Kingdom; Travel warning issued in Israel

NOVEMBER 21, 2019

NCR: Bus stoppage continue in Northern Virginia; Non-emergency services restored in Alexandria; Flight attendants protested at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington

US: DePaul University student charged with attempting to provide material to ISIS in Chicago; School bus struck by bullets in New York; High school student was arrested on suspicion of planning to attack Bethel AME Church in Georgia

World: Syrian man arrested in Germany 

NOVEMBER 20, 2019

NCR: I-495 outer loop closed due to a crash in Montgomery County; Carbon monoxide events in Prince George's County & Montgomery County; General Services Administration Regional Office closed due to fire in DC

US: E. coli infections in Maryland; Shooting outside of a Walmart in Oklahoma

World: State of emergency declared over measles outbreak in Samoa

NOVEMBER 19, 2019

NCR: Express Lanes open in Arlington County; Man barricaded inside of home in Fairfax County

US: Mass casualty shooting in California; Chemistry professors arrested for manufacturing methamphetamine in Arkansas 

World: Arrest made in the death of a US teacher in Dominion Republic

NOVEMBER 18, 2019

NCR: Two-alarm fire at DC apartment building; Washington Monument closed for three hours; Potential data breach in Fairfax County

US: Children found behind a false wall in Colorado

World: Climate activists blocked airport terminal in Switzerland; Gas pipeline exploded in Bangladesh

NOVEMBER 17, 2019

NCR: Two-alarm fire at Montgomery County gas station; Outer Loop closure on Beltway in Montgomery County

US: Shooting at New Jersey football game; Fire on USS Iwo Jima docked in Florida; Nissan recalled vehicles due to an antilock brake malfunction

World: American Islamic State suspect deported from Turkey to US

NOVEMBER 16, 2019

NCR: FBI and DC police arrest Potomac River Rapist in DC; The Arlington Memorial Bridge will close this weekend in DC; Arlington County Sheriff's Office announce new security measure in Arlington County

US: Shooting at high school in California

World: The United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office issued terror warnings in the United Kingdom ; Two people are being treated for pneumonic plague in China; Four killed during protests in Iraq

NOVEMBER 15, 2019

NCR: Police arrested suspect in fatal stabbing in Prince George's County; Water repairs in Arlington County; Silver alert activated in Montgomery County

US: Four-alarm fire in Massachusetts; Cyber attack in Texas

World: College evacuated in Russia; Twelve arrested in Italy; One person died in flood in Italy

NOVEMBER 14, 2019

NCR: Police identify suspect in fatal stabbing in Prince George's County; New back-up communications center in Prince William County; US CBP seize $2 million in goods at Dulles International Airport in Loudoun County; Governors announced new bridge in Montgomery County

US: Health officials found potential breakthrough in vaping illnesses Nationwide

World: Car bomb exploded in Afghanistan; Man attacked school with liquid chemical in China 

NOVEMBER 13, 2019

NCR: Seasonal flu activity is increasing in the NCR; A school bus recall in Montgomery County

US: House explosion in West Virginia; An American Eagle flight slid off the runway in Chicago

World: Train collision in Bangladesh; A 5.9 earthquake in Iran; An escalation of violence in Israel  

NOVEMBER 12, 2019

NCR: Metrorail opened at 5AM today in DC; Fatal traffic accident in Prince George's County; Two active drills today in the City of Alexandria

US: Medical supplies washed up along shoreline in California; Convertible went off road in New Jersey

World: Vehicles have been mandated to have safety devices in Italy; Security agencies warned of potential attack in India

NOVEMBER 11, 2019

NCR: Boil Water Advisory remains in effect in DC; A 12-inch water main ruptured in DC

US: Two new cases of vaping-related illness in Montana; Grant  for $10 million for improving dams Nationwide

World: Security alert issued in Mexico; Six anti-government protesters killed in Iraq

NOVEMBER 10, 2019

NCR: Boil Water Advisory in Arlington & DC; Silver alert in Montgomery County; Metro conducting lighting work at four stations in DC

US: Ten people injected with insulin instead of flu shot in Oklahoma; Authorities seize over $20 million in South Carolina

World: Rockets hit Air Base in Iraq; Two dead in brush fire in Austrailia

NOVEMBER 9, 2019

NCR: Annual closure of 17th Street Levee in DC; 36-inch water main break in Arlington County

US: Restaurant evacuated because of chemical exposure in Massachusetts; Oil spill in Hawaii

World: Five injured in ceiling collapse in London; Five killed in earthquake in Iran

NOVEMBER 8, 2019

NCR: A case of tuberculosis in Prince George's County

US: A fire reported in the galley of a plane in Virginia; Third vaping-associated death in Massachusetts

World: Gunmen attack a convoy in Burkina Faso; Knife attack in Jordan; Suspicious incident on a plane in Amsterdam; Ten killed by cyanide in India

NOVEMBER 7, 2019

NCR: Woman arrested near White House in the District

US: Shelter in place after shooting at Walmart in Virginia; US Customs seized $31 million in Georgia

World: Attack at an outpost in Tajikistan; Fires broke out at country's largest market in Nigeria; An attack at a security checkpoint in Thailand; Reissued travel advisory for Syria

NOVEMBER 6, 2019

NCR: Fight outside Popeyes in Prince George's County

US: A police detective shot in Ohio; Alleged white supremacists charged in Colorado; Two-alarm fire in Maryland

World: Five US citizens killed in Mexico; Grenade attack in India; Anti-government protest in Iraq

NOVEMBER 5, 2019

NCR: Washington Nationals visit the White House in the District

US: Explosion at a chemical plant in Louisiana;  Car and fuel tanker crash in Delaware; Police investigating five "kill lists" in Maryland; Evacuation orders lifted in California; Shooting at birthday party in California

World: Knife-wielding man in Hong Kong; Overcrowded bus drove into a river in Nepal

NOVEMBER 4, 2019

NCR: Trash fire at Gallery Place Metro Station in the District; Full-scale emergency drill in Montgomery County

US: Threatening note found onboard a flight in Georgia; A train derailed in Iowa

World: A car bomb exploded in Syria; An attack at  military post in Mali; US white supremacist arrested in Norway

NOVEMBER 3, 2019

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