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One Marine reflects on the first Afghan civilian death he saw from an improvised explosive device, or IED, as told to WTOP's Heather Brady.
Runners contributed more than $65,000 to help wounded veterans as part of the 4th Annual John Ripley Memorial Race in Annapolis Sunday.
American troops are still dying in Afghanistan at a pace that doesn't often register beyond their hometowns. So far this year, it's 31 a month on average, or one per day.
The Maryland National Guard is honoring members who died during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Flags in Maryland are being flown at half-staff in honor of a Navy SEAL from Edgewater who died in Afghanistan and who will be buried at Arlington.
The Department of Defense announced the death Wednesday of a local female soldier serving in a support role for the war in Afghanistan.
A fundraiser is planned to assist the family of a Marine from Virginia who was killed in Afghanistan.
Military officials say two people killed in Farah province in Afghanistan were from Virginia and Colorado.
The Pentagon says a marine from northern Virginia has been killed in Afghanistan.