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Suspect in custody in school shooting, police investigate link to 2 fatal Md. shootings

Police say the suspect wanted in Thursday’s fatal shooting at a Prince George’s County high school is in custody in the Aspen Hill area. Police are investigating the link between the Thursday shooting and two fatal shootings in Montgomery County Friday -- one at Westfield Montgomery Mall and another near an Aspen Hill grocery store.

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Fractured GOP shows no immediate signs of mending

Speaker Paul Ryan has said he isn't ready to support presumptive nominee Donald Trump, who responds, “With millions of people coming into the party, obviously I’m saying the right thing.”

Clinton aide interviewed in email investigation

The FBI has interviewed Huma Abedin, a close aide to Hillary Clinton, as part of a federal investigation into Clinton’s use of a private email server as secretary of state.

Va. girl without hands wins writing competition

If you need to be inspired today, Anaya Ellick's accomplishment should help. "She is a vivacious and a no-excuses type of young lady.” And her handwriting is stunning. Watch video.

Police say nearly 2K county crashes involved teen drivers

Teens were involved in 1,874 reported crashes in Fairfax County in 2015, and the county police have released a map that shows each one happened.

Rare treat: Mercury to pass in front of sun

The last time Mercury crossed directly between the Earth and sun was in 2006, and it won’t happen again for a few years.

Should you stop taking your heartburn medicine?

Patients are routinely left on proton-pump inhibitors — drugs that include Prilosec and Nexium — when it’s no longer necessary. If you are on PPIs, here are some things to consider.

No buyout? Move to Buyoutland, Canada

Many Hollywood celebs say they’ll move to Canada if a certain person is elected president. Some feds may have a reason to move too.

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