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ALS Association debunking fake article spreading online

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The ALS Association is trying to get out ahead of a fake article it says is derailing its efforts and confusing a lot of people. Full Story

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Boyfriend charged in pregnant woman's death

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Baltimore County police have charged a man with fatally stabbing his girlfriend, who was 9 months pregnant. Full Story

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Police: Teens attended underage drinking party before deadly accident

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Police investigating a crash that killed a 15 year old Olney teen and left two 17 year olds injured say all three attended a party with underage drinking beforehand. Full Story

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Maryland doc facing sex charge surrenders license

Tue Sep 02, 2014

A suspended physician at the center of a state licensing scandal agreed Tuesday to permanently surrender his Maryland medical license to resolve charges he sexually assaulted a female patient at a walk-in clinic last spring. Full Story

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Sentencing delayed for convicted cop after courtroom outburst

Tue Sep 02, 2014

A former police officer screamed obscenities and lunged at prosecutors during a sentencing hearing Tuesday and the courtroom erupted into chaos. Full Story

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Correction: Truck Drives Through House story

Tue Sep 02, 2014

In a story Sept. 1 about a truck driving through a house, The Associated Press reported erroneously the newspaper that reported the information. The information was reported by The News-Post in Frederick, not The Carroll County Times. Full Story

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7 injured when apartment deck collapses in Towson

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Baltimore County officials say seven people are injured after the deck of an apartment building collapsed in Towson. Full Story

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Alaska Airlines adds Baltimore flights to Seattle

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is celebrating the addition of new service to Seattle. Full Story

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New ride to look forward to at Six Flags

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Summer's slipping through your fingers fast, but maybe you're squeezing in a few last rides at the amusement park before parks close in the autumn. Then, there's always next year. Full Story

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Danger signs can point to falling trees

Tue Sep 02, 2014

WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath calls falling trees and tree limbs "one of the biggest dangers of being outdoors." Full Story

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Dirt bike driver dies after crashing into sedan

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Calvin Savoy, 19, and a passenger, Charles Sheffield, 19, were on an unregistered dirt bike heading south on Crain Highway at 11:15 p.m. on Sunday. Savoy was operating the bike without headlights and neither he nor Sheffield were wearing helmets. Full Story

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Data: University of Maryland among nation's most caffeinated schools

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Area colleges are back in session, which means many students are gulping down coffee and cramming for tests. New data show one local school is among the top in the nation with the caffeine jitters. Full Story

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Court agrees with Va., Md. in state boundary case

Tue Sep 02, 2014

A Maryland court has weighed in on a dispute over the state boundaries of Virginia and Maryland along the Potomac River. Full Story

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Official: Boater followed procedure before blast

Tue Sep 02, 2014

A Maryland Natural Resources Police official says a boat owner followed proper procedures before the boat exploded this weekend in Ocean Pines. Full Story

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Police make arrest in Maryland Popeye's killing

Tue Sep 02, 2014

It was a brutal attack inside a local Popeyes over the weekend and now police say they've charged a man with murder. Full Story

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Police seek missing Rockville woman

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Montgomery County police are searching for a missing Rockville woman who was last seen Friday morning. Full Story

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Retired firefighter found not guilty of sex abuse

Tue Sep 02, 2014

A retired Baltimore County firefighter has been acquitted of charges of sexually abusing a minor. Full Story

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3 hurt as vehicle crashes into Md. Dunkin' Donuts

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Three people were injured on Monday evening when a vehicle crashed into a Dunkin' Donuts in Ellicott City. Full Story

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Emergency repaving work nears finish in Chevy Chase

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Emergency paving work on Connecticut Avenue in Chevy Chase is almost complete with some finishing touches on the project still needed. Full Story

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Boat explosion sends 5 to hospital in Ocean Pines

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Police say five people have been taken to a hospital after a boat exploded as it pulled away from a dock in Ocean Pines. Full Story