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Saturday, Jan 20, 2018 at 11:52 PM EST

Overheated Laptop Causes Maryland Apartment Building Fire

Overheated Laptop Causes Maryland Apartment Building Fire

An overheated laptop caused a two-alarm fire that displaced 25 people from a Silver Spring, Maryland, apartment building early Saturday, according to Montgomery County Fire and Rescue.

Saturday, Jan 20, 2018 at 09:35 PM EST

Decomposing Human Foot Found in Virginia Resident’s Backyard

Decomposing Human Foot Found in Virginia Resident’s Backyard

A Virginia resident found a partially decomposed human foot in their backyard Saturday, police said.

Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 at 07:09 PM EST

'They Were Just Beautiful': Mom Honors Kids Killed in Fire

'They Were Just Beautiful': Mom Honors Kids Killed in Fire

In her first interview since the tragedy, a Maryland mother who lost her children and their grandparents to a Christmas tree fire.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 07:10 PM EST

How to Keep Dental Care Costs Down

How to Keep Dental Care Costs Down

Rising healthcare costs have many people skipping dental visits. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan has advice for keeping the cost down.

Sunday, Jan 21, 2018 at 07:14 AM EST

Women Urged to Run, Vote for Political Change

Women Urged to Run, Vote for Political Change

The women's march in Washington, D.C., had the feel of a political rally as U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi urged women to run for office and vote to oppose President Donald Trump and the...

6 hours ago

DC Officials: False Emergency Alarm Is Unlikely

DC Officials: False Emergency Alarm Is Unlikely

False emergency alerts warning of an incoming ballistic missile terrified Hawaii residents on Saturday. Could it happen here?

3 hours ago

Global Female Empowerment Marches Enter 2nd Day

Global Female Empowerment Marches Enter 2nd Day

More demonstrations in support of female empowerment are planned around the world Sunday, a day after a host of marches and protests, several of them massive, marked the anniversary of President Donald...

Sunday, Jan 21, 2018 at 01:14 AM EST

Texas City Funds Program That Pays Homeless to Pick Up Trash

Texas City Funds Program That Pays Homeless to Pick Up Trash

The city of Fort Worth is paying homeless people to pick up trash as part of a unique program to clean up the city and turn lives around. Frank Crist, 53, earns $10 an hour to pick up litter in the area...

4 hours ago

Taliban Attack on Afghan Hotel Ends After 13 hours, 18 Dead

Taliban Attack on Afghan Hotel Ends After 13 hours, 18 Dead

A Taliban assault on the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan's capital killed at least 18 people, including 14 foreigners, and pinned security forces down for more than 13 hours before the last attacker was...

Sunday, Jan 21, 2018 at 12:00 AM EST

Atlanta Girl's 9th Birthday White House Tour Shut Down

Atlanta Girl's 9th Birthday White House Tour Shut Down

A 9-year-old girl traveled from Atlanta with her grandparents to celebrate her birthday with a White House tour, but that didn’t happen because of the federal government shutdown.

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