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Police union members vote no confidence in Chief Lanier

The police union asked members a yes or no question about whether they supported Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier. Roughly one in three union members responded to the poll.

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Alaska-bound, Obama renames America’s tallest peak

Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy energy politics await President Barack Obama as he begins his historic trip to Alaska.

Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer killed

A grenade exploded outside Ukraine’s parliament during a nationalist protest against a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east, killing one police officer.

Why this is the worst time of year for ragweed allergy sufferers

Ragweed season started a few weeks ago and will hit its peak sometime around Labor Day, before ending with the first frost.

Gov. Marvin Mandel, who fell from political grace, has died

Marvin Mandel, once considered one of Maryland's most effective governors and who ended up in prison for corruption, died at the age of 95.

What's new at area schools as classes begin

School started in four counties Monday, and changes included new start times and new schools. Follow all the latest, including a crash between two school buses in Montgomery County.

Kastles stars have title dreams at U.S. Open

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Obama OKs pay raise for federal civilian, uniformed employees

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