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SPORTS INSIDER – Colt McCoy, Redskins stun Cowboys 20-17 in overtime

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Ceci Ferrara October 28, 2014 Sports Writer Sports Insider

With a strong performance by third-string quarterback Colt McCoy and an overtime field goal by Kai Forbath,…

METRO EVENTS – Anthony Shriver celebrates 25 years of Best Buddies by cycling

METRO EVENTS – Anthony Shriver celebrates 25 years of Best Buddies by cycling

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October 18, 2014 Wendy Thompson Editor-in-Chief Metro Events Photos:  Wendy Thompson/DC Spotlight Newspaper    Video:  Heather Mathews

On Saturday, during a crisp autumn morning and at the foot…

THE NATION – Ebola spreads panic as Dallas nurse is infected

THE NATION – Ebola spreads panic as Dallas nurse is infected

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October 13, 2014 Chris Penrith News Writer The Nation

The world and particularly the U.S. is waking up to the realities of the epidemic of Ebola, the…

BON APPETIT – Victoria Gastropub:  Oh, the taste of London in the mid-Maryland suburbs

BON APPETIT – Victoria Gastropub: Oh, the taste of London in the mid-Maryland suburbs

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October 1, 2014 Alex Barron Restaurant Critic Bon Appetit

Roughly equidistant from D.C. and Baltimore, Columbia, Maryland is pure suburbia: a collection of strip malls and…

TRAVEL – Savannah:  Georgia’s “haunted” vacation hideaway and toast of the coast

TRAVEL – Savannah: Georgia’s “haunted” vacation hideaway and toast of the coast

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October 1, 2014 Chris Penrith News Writer Travel

Savannah, Georgia was founded in 1733 when General James Oglethorpe with 120 passengers landed on a bluff near the…

BOOKS TO KNOW – Top 10 List – October 2014

BOOKS TO KNOW – Top 10 List – October 2014

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Books To Know – Top 10 List – October 2014

 

1.“What I know for sure”

by Oprah Winfrey, September, 2014

Organized by theme—joy, resilience, connection,…

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October 29, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Wash DC News

White House officials have revealed evidence of recent hacking into unclassified computer networks that resulted in temporary disruptions. Officials believe that the…

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Entertainment - Daily View all

Latina role model, actress Elizabeth Peña dies

Latina role model, actress Elizabeth Peña dies

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October 16, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Entertainment News

Actress Elizabeth Peña died Tuesday at the age of 55 after a short illness. Peña was known for her roles…

Maryland News View all

Registered Maryland voters may include noncitizens

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October 30, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Maryland

Maryland Voter Registration Director Mary Cramer Wagner claims there is no system in place to verify the citizenship of voter registration applicants for local…

Baltimore time capsule to be held at museum

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October 29, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Maryland

A 100-year-old time capsule that was found behind a plaque dated 1915 in Baltimore’s Mont Vernon area will be moved to a nearby…

Plane and helicopter collide in fatal accident

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October 24, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Maryland News

Federal investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board are in Frederick County to investigate the fatal Thursday afternoon midair crash involving a helicopter…

Montgomery County Council candidate loses party support after anti-Semitic comments

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October 15, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Maryland News

The Montgomery County Republican Party has revoked support of County Council candidate Jim Kirkland (R), after material came to light exposing anti-Semitic statements…

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Longest-serving Boston Mayor dies

Longest-serving Boston Mayor dies

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October 30, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Nation

Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino died Thursday morning after a short battle…

Economy shows slow but healthy growth over summer

World View all

U.S. and British forces complete final pull out from Helmand

U.S. and British forces complete final pull out from Helmand

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October 27, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer World

U.S. Marines and British forces have pulled out of Afghanistan’s Helmand Province…

IS involved in chemical attacks in Iraq, Syria

Politics View all

One week before midterms, disinterest, distrust and Republicans

One week before midterms, disinterest, distrust and Republicans

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October 28, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Politics

A Washington Post poll has revealed that the Republican Party has a…

Record-breaking independent spending on congressional contest so far

Sports News View all

After tying score twice, Capitals fall to Sharks

After tying score twice, Capitals fall to Sharks

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October 15, 2014 Mariah Timms News Writer Sports

The Washington Capitals lost to the San Jose Sharks 6-5 in a…

Capitals to open season on historic anniversary

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