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Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 12:15 PM EDT

Latest Aleppo Airstrikes Destroy 2 Hospitals

Latest Aleppo Airstrikes Destroy 2 Hospitals

Two hospitals in the rebel-held territory of Aleppo were attacked Wednesday morning, further eliminating medical aid that the area desperately needs. After the collapse of the Syrian cease-fire deal, a new...

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 02:41 PM EDT

21 Local Schools Named 'Blue Ribbon Schools'

21 Local Schools Named 'Blue Ribbon Schools'

Twenty-one schools in D.C., Maryland and Virginia - some public, some private and one charter - have been named "Blue Ribbon Schools" by the U.S. Department of Education.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 11:49 AM EDT

Teen Charged in Death of Md. High School Student

Teen Charged in Death of Md. High School Student

A high school student has died after he was shot inside a Prince George's County apartment Thursday night, Bladensburg Police said.

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Congress Overrides Obama's Veto of Sept. 11 Bill

Congress Overrides Obama's Veto of Sept. 11 Bill

Congress has rejected a veto by President Barack Obama for the first time since he became president. The House voted 348-77 Wednesday to override his veto of legislation and allow the families of Sept. 11...

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4 Percent Meal Tax Debate Heating Up in Fairfax County

4 Percent Meal Tax Debate Heating Up in Fairfax County

Should Fairfax County add a 4 percent tax on restaurant meals?

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 03:42 PM EDT

9-Year-Old Girl in Charlotte Makes Plea For Peace

9-Year-Old Girl in Charlotte Makes Plea For Peace

One of the biggest voices heard following the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott was from a 9-year-old during Monday's Charlotte City Council meeting. Zianna Oliphant's message about protests in...

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 05:13 PM EDT

More Rabid Bats in Maryland

More Rabid Bats in Maryland

The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene urges residents to take caution around wild animals, like bats, on World Rabies Day.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 11:20 AM EDT

State School Board Discusses Waivers to Labor Day Start

State School Board Discusses Waivers to Labor Day Start

Maryland's state school board has adopted a resolution to "expeditiously'' approve waivers to Gov. Larry Hogan's order to start school after Labor Day starting next year, if local school boards can explain...

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ADL Declares Pepe The Frog a Hate Symbol

ADL Declares Pepe The Frog a Hate Symbol

Internet meme Pepe the Frog has been declared a symbol of hate by the Anti-Defamation League. The green amphibian has been frequently used by alt-right campaigners, Donald Trump supporters and white supremacist...

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Men in NYC Explosion Luggage Video Thought To Be Airline Employees: Federal Officials

Men in NYC Explosion Luggage Video Thought To Be Airline Employees: Federal Officials

One senior official familiar with the investigation said the men are thought to be flight attendants. They were identified from a security camera at the hotel where they were staying. The men have never been...

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