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Court documents: Wint did not act alone

A wealthy D.C. businessman and his family were held captive for almost a day in exchange for a $40,000 ransom and once the cash was handed over to their captors, the family and their housekeeper were killed, according to court files unsealed Friday.

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After week in jail, Florida mom agrees to son’s circumcision

A Florida woman’s yearslong battle with her child’s father over the boy’s circumcision has finally ended.

Ireland decides whether to legalize gay marriage

Voters in Ireland were deciding Friday whether to legalize gay marriage in what the government’s equality minister called “a referendum like no other.”

5 things to know as Pyrex brand marks 100th year

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Maryland, Hopkins renew rivalry on biggest stage

Forty years after their last title, Maryland lacrosse returns to the Final Four for the fourth time in five years to face an old rival in Johns Hopkins.

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