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Veteran journalist, educator Michael Shanahan dies

Mon Nov 24, 2014

Michael Shanahan, a veteran Washington political reporter for The Associated Press and Newhouse Newspapers who used that experience to teach new generations of students at George Washington University about the business he loved, died Saturday. Full Story

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Baby born on I-66

Sat Nov 22, 2014

A woman gave birth to baby girl on Interstate 66near Washington Boulevard in Arlington, Virginia around 4:30 a.m. Thursday. Full Story

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Teen shot during private party on college campus

Sun Nov 23, 2014

Annapolis Police say a 17-year-old girl was shot in the face in a field behind a boathouse on the campus of St. John's College. Full Story

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3 killed when Suburban strikes tree in Montgomery County

Mon Nov 24, 2014

Police are are investigating a single vehicle collision that left three people dead in Silver Spring, Maryland, early Sunday morning. Full Story

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Va. woman faces Feb. sentencing for embezzlement

Sun Nov 23, 2014

A Ridgeway woman faces up to 60 years in prison after pleading guilty to embezzling from a rescue squad. Full Story

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Man found stabbed in vacant Maryland house

Sun Nov 23, 2014

Anne Arundel County Police say a man was found stabbed in a vacant house in Brooklyn Park. Full Story

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UVa suspends fraternal activities amid probe

Sun Nov 23, 2014

The University of Virginia on Saturday suspended activities at all campus fraternal organizations amid an investigation into a published report in which a student described being sexually assaulted by seven men at a fraternity in 2012. Full Story

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Missing Bowie man found unharmed

Sun Nov 23, 2014

David Jude Flavell, who had last been seen Saturday morning, was found unharmed. Full Story

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Md. man arrested after road rage incident

Sat Nov 22, 2014

Authorities say they've arrested a man who followed another man to his home and stabbed him after a road rage incident at a Popeye's in Laurel. Full Story

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Police ID body found in Frederick creek

Sun Nov 23, 2014

Police have identified the man whose body was found in a creek in a city park in Frederick. Full Story

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Golf's Jackie Robinson honored by President Obama

Mon Nov 24, 2014

The Jackie Robinson of golf, color barrier buster Charlie Sifford finally gets the recognition he deserves. Full Story

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Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78

Mon Nov 24, 2014

A controversial and tireless advocate for the nation's capital who created jobs for generations of black families, Marion Barry was the ultimate District of Columbia politician, though his arrest for drug use in the midst of a crack cocaine epidemic often overshadows his accomplishments. Full Story

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Officials: 200 grams of heroin found in Md. toilet

Sat Nov 22, 2014

Authorities in Frederick County say they pulled nearly 200 grams of heroin out of a toilet drain during a search of a home this week. Full Story

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Goats cleaning up university arboretum

Sun Nov 23, 2014

Towson University wanted an environmentally safe, reasonably priced method to clean up the English ivy that has choked out native plants and trees in its arboretum. Full Story