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Judge refuses to drop charges in Freddie Gray death

A Baltimore judge rejected two motions from the attorneys defending six Baltimore police officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray, including that the charges be dropped. The pre-trial hearing was set to resume Wednesday afternoon.

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Clerk in gay marriage fight: ‘A heaven or hell decision’

At 44 years old, Kim Davis had been divorced three times and had two children out of wedlock. Now, as the Rowan County clerk, Davis is refusing to surrender in a battle over who can and can’t be wed.

China enlists monkeys to keep birds from spoiling big parade

China is leaning on the animal kingdom — including a squad of nest-wrecking monkeys — to ensure its military parade commemorating the end of World War II goes smoothly.

How the Nats can still make the playoffs

The Washington Nationals have suffered back-to-back brutal losses in St. Louis. But the path to the postseason isn’t totally blocked, so long as they fix these issues.

Best of Frank Sinatra as son plays Wolf Trap

As Frank Sinatra Jr. hits Wolf Trap on Wednesday, WTOP ranks his father’s best songs and movies.

US markets open solidly higher a day after big plunge

U.S. and global stock markets were recovering in early morning trading Wednesday after a sharp selloff a day earlier.

Report: Some top baby monitors lack basic security features

Several of the most popular Internet-connected baby monitors lack basic security features, making them vulnerable to even the most basic hacking attempts, according to a new report from a cybersecurity firm.

Months after OPM hack, officials begin notifying victims

OPM and the defense department awarded a $133 million contract to safeguard the identities and other personal information of victims impacted by the OPM cyber breach.

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