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Massive College Park Fire Was Accidental, Fire Officials Say

Massive College Park Fire Was Accidental, Fire Officials Say

A huge fire that destroyed an apartment building under construction in College Park, Maryland Monday was likely accidental -- though fire inspectors say a full investigation could take days or weeks.

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Crash Blocks All Lanes on WB I-370 in Gaithersburg

Crash Blocks All Lanes on WB I-370 in Gaithersburg

A crash is blocking all lanes on westbound Interstate 370 before Interstate 270 during the Thursday evening rush.

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Slain Delaware Trooper From Maryland Remembered for Service

Slain Delaware Trooper From Maryland Remembered for Service

"He was a big lovable teddy bear, I guess you could say. Everyone enjoyed being around him he was always, you now, the one that everyone liked to talk to," said Cpl. Stephen J. Ballard's mentor Paul Cienciolo.

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Teacher Cleared of Sex Assault of Student Surrenders License

Teacher Cleared of Sex Assault of Student Surrenders License

A Fairfax County teacher who was acquitted in a high-profile trial of illegally touching a female student has lost his teaching license and is again facing accusations of inappropriate conduct with young girls.

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Kids to Work: A Special Day for Alexandria Police

Kids to Work: A Special Day for Alexandria Police

Children of police in Alexandria got a special day at work with their parents on Thursday. 

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Celebrate Free Cone Day at Carvel on Thursday

Celebrate Free Cone Day at Carvel on Thursday

The only thing better than an ice cream cone on a warm spring afternoon is a free ice cream cone on a warm spring afternoon.

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Building with Abortion Clinic Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Building with Abortion Clinic Evacuated After Bomb Threat

A Northern Virginia office building that houses a clinic that performs abortions was evacuated twice Thursday after fireworks exploded inside an elevator and then a bomb threat was found.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 01:54 PM EDT

Gov. Orders Disparity Study of Medical Marijuana Industry

Gov. Orders Disparity Study of Medical Marijuana Industry

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered a study of the state's developing medical marijuana industry to ensure opportunities for minority participation.

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Festival of Literary Arts Is Returning to Maryland

Festival of Literary Arts Is Returning to Maryland

The Prince George’s Arts and Humanities Council is collaborating with the PEN World Voices Festival to bring you a week of literary fun from May 3 to May 13. Activities for adults and families will be held at...

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Metro Workers Form Human Chain Outside Board Meeting

Metro Workers Form Human Chain Outside Board Meeting

Metro workers formed a human chain around Metro headquarters Thursday morning, as board members met inside the building to discuss the union's planned "sick out," track fires and other issues.

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