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Fatal knife attack at church retreat in Frederick County

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A man and his wife were attacked on Sunday at the Anna Prayer Counseling and Retreat Center, by a Northern Virginia man who…

Many Metro riders are avoiding the Silver Line

Many Metro riders are avoiding the Silver Line

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The ridership of the Silver Line is 30% below the projections made a year ago, when the first phase of the Silver Line…

Autopsy on Bobbi Kristina Brown finds no obvious cause of death

Autopsy on Bobbi Kristina Brown finds no obvious cause of death

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After an initial autopsy, medical examiners have been unable to determine the cause of Bobbi Kristina Brown’s death. They say that the passage…

Obama criticizes GOP objections to Iran deal

Obama criticizes GOP objections to Iran deal

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President Obama has commented on the GOP’s opposition to the recent nuclear deal with Iran, saying it would be “ridiculous if it weren’t…

U.S. and Turkey begin to plan ‘safe zone’ to free northern Syria from ISIS

U.S. and Turkey begin to plan ‘safe zone’ to free northern Syria from ISIS

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The U.S. and Turkey have begun plans to free northern Syria from ISIS.  The plan would create a ‘safe zone’ which would secure…

SPORTS INSIDER – Nationals drop series to Pittsburgh; Trade Deadline Nears

SPORTS INSIDER – Nationals drop series to Pittsburgh; Trade Deadline Nears

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Ceci Ferrara July 27, 2015 Sports Writer Sports Insider

After dropping back-to-back games, the Nationals bounced back by belting out 14 hits for nine runs on Saturday…

Boston mayor refuses to sign contract for 2024 Olympics

Boston mayor refuses to sign contract for 2024 Olympics

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Boston’s mayor, Marty Walsh, has refused to sign a contract to host the 2024 Olympics. His financially motivated decision is not final, however,…

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Mei Xiang, a giant female panda at The Smithsonian’s National Zoo, celebrated her 17th birthday on Wednesday. The zoo gave her a frozen panda-friendly cake to celebrate. The…

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Fatal knife attack at church retreat in Frederick County

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A man and his wife were attacked on Sunday at the Anna Prayer Counseling and Retreat Center, by a Northern Virginia man who had been staying at the…

Ex-policeman to perform in blackface as fundraiser for 6 indicted officers

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Bobby Berger, a former Baltimore police officer, announced Wednesday that he will perform an Al Jolson routine in blackface as a fundraiser for the 6 officers indicted in…

Public hearing in Frederick County over English-only law

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On Tuesday evening, the Frederick County Council held a public meeting to gauge support for the repeal of a law passed in 2012 that made English the official…

Boat catches fire in Ocean City

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On Monday afternoon, a pontoon’s engine burst into flames in the Ocean City commercial harbor. A nearby boat rescued all seven people on the pontoon before it burned…

Judge rules that defense can publicize evidence in Gray case

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Judge Barry Williams denied State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby’s request for a protective order against the defense in the Freddie Gray case publicizing selected evidence. The judge ruled that…

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Funeral, protests held for Sandra Bland

Funeral, protests held for Sandra Bland

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A funeral has been held in Chicago for Sandra Bland, a 28-year-old African American woman who…

Fatal movie theater shooting in Louisiana

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U.S. and Turkey begin to plan ‘safe zone’ to free northern Syria from ISIS

U.S. and Turkey begin to plan ‘safe zone’ to free northern Syria from ISIS

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The U.S. and Turkey have begun plans to free northern Syria from ISIS.  The plan would…

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Obama criticizes GOP objections to Iran deal

Obama criticizes GOP objections to Iran deal

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President Obama has commented on the GOP’s opposition to the recent nuclear deal with Iran, saying…

Boston mayor refuses to sign contract for 2024 Olympics

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Brady’s appeal of suspension postponed

Brady’s appeal of suspension postponed

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Three-time Super Bowl MVP (and quarterback) Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension for his role…

Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn end relationship

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