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  • Toddler struck by car in Temple Hills; in critical condition

    WASHINGTON — A toddler is in critical condition tonight after being hit by a car in Temple Hills. The Prince George’s County police say it happened at about 5:30 p.m. Saint Barnabas and Stamp Roads. ABC7’s…

  • Neighbor talks about shooting before NYPD killings

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — The ex-girlfriend of the man who ambushed two NYPD officers screamed for help after she was shot, banged on a neighbor’s door and said: “I can’t die like this, please please…

  • Mistrial declared in man’s 2nd trial in slaying of NC teen

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A second trial for a man accused of killing a North Carolina teenager has ended in a mistrial. Baltimore Circuit Judge John Addison Howard declared the mistrial Monday at the request of…

  • Random Inspections Show It’s Easy For Underage To Buy Cigarettes In Maryland

    Almost 32 percent of Maryland retailers part of a random inspection sold cigarettes to those under the age of 18, a result the state’s top health official called “embarrassing.” The state’s Department of Health and…

  • Developers Push Hogan To Back Purple Line

    A group of local developers and business leaders are banding together to convince Governor-elect Larry Hogan not to kill the Purple Line. The group, calling itself the Economic Partners of the Purple Line, sent a…

  • Gaithersburg man charged after standoff, officer put on leave

    WASHINGTON – A Gaithersburg man faces multiple charges after he barricaded himself inside his home and threatened to hurt his wife Sunday night. Jeffery A. Flaherty, 53, is charged with four counts of first-degree assault.…

  • Officials: 22 indicted in multistate dog-fighting ring

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say they’ve broken up a violent, multistate dog-fighting ring involving hundreds of dogs forced into brutal combat. Authorities said Monday that a Baltimore grand jury returned indictments against 22 people involved…

  • 2014 In Review: Editor’s Picks

    As 2015 approaches, we’re looking back at 2014 by reviewing some of the top local stories in Bethesda and Chevy Chase. Today, we’ll take a look at some editor’s picks for most interesting and bizarre…

  • Sold In Bethesda

       Check out the condos and homes that sold last week in Bethesda and Chevy Chase: 10320 Westlake Drive; 2 BD | 2 BA condominium; List price: $199,000; Sale price: $175,000 10655 Montrose Avenue; 1…

  • MoCo Launches Website Showing Where It Spends Its Money

    The latest open data website from Montgomery County shows where the government spends its money, how much each check is worth and who is getting paid. spendingMontgomery, part of the county’s new set of financial…

  • Gusto Italian Grill Coming To Empty Bethesda Space

    A fast casual Italian eatery is coming to the vacant restaurant space at 4733 Elm Street near Bethesda Row. Property owner Lenny Greenberg confirmed the new tenant, which recently launched a website announcing the concept.…

  • Md. deputies shroud badges for slain NY officers

    WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies in Carroll County are wearing shrouds over their badges to honor two police officers in New York. Sheriff James DeWees says deputies will wear the shrouds from Monday through…

  • Freezing Rain Advisory In Effect Monday

    A tiny bit of ice accumulation is possible for much of Montgomery County on Monday. The National Weather Service has issued a Freezing Rain Advisory for the county and much of the D.C. area until…

  • Morning Notes

    Whitman Senior Names All-Met Soccer Player Of The Year – Walt Whitman High School senior Clare Severe was named the Washington Post’s All-Met Soccer Player of the Year. Severe scored nine goals and recorded five assists…

  • House fire, hydrant break hit Montgomery County neighborhood

    WASHINGTON — One firefighter was hurt while putting out a fire at a Montgomery County home early Monday morning. Also, crews worked to limit damage caused by a fire hydrant that broke during the fire response.   A fire…