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An errant throw from Washington Nationals pitcher Henry Rodriguez bounces behind second baseman Danny Espinosa after Ruben Tejada\'s ninth-inning bunt in the Nationals\' 4-3 loss to the New York Mets Monday. Mike Baxter was safe at third and Tejada reached second on the play. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Good morning, Washington area — Five stories to keep you informed and get you going:

3 Md. public school employees win share of Mega Millions: Three Maryland public school employees have won a share of the record-breaking $656 Mega Million lottery jackpot. Each of the friends put in $20 and plan to split the winnings three ways, which comes out to roughly $35 million per person.

911 calls recount horror, panic after F-18 crash (VIDEO): Emergency calls just moments after a Navy F-18 slammed into an apartment complex in Virginia Beach, Va. show the horror and panic residents felt before rescue workers got to the scene.

Car crashes into reflecting pool near Capitol after chase: A car ended up in a reflecting pool near the U.S. Capitol Tuesday morning after its occupants attempted to flee from police.

Mold, slime and other gross grocery store realities: If pink slime has you on the defensive while shopping, you might be surprised to learn what else lurks in your food.

Car gets 3,000 miles to the gallon: A head-turning car designed by college students gets 3,000 miles per gallon, enough to drive across the country on a single tank of gas.

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