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NCAA president ordered to be deposed

NCAA president ordered to be deposed in lawsuit over death of college football player

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Six Flags coaster that stranded 24 people running again

The roller coaster that stranded 24 people for hours at Six Flags in Prince George's County is up and running again.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 02:02pm EDT

College sports' new Final Four

College football season has arrived, and with it a new playoff structure. See our predictions for local teams and the national title.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 02:01pm EDT

Maryland announces record cover crop enrollment

Maryland announces record cover crop enrollment figures

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Clock ticking in W.Va., Va. to seek flood loans

Victims of June flooding in W.Va., Va. have until Sept. 29 to apply for federal disaster loans

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 12:20pm EDT

Most-affluent metros include big surprises in small places

A new study by The Business Journals has identified the Washington region as the country's most affluent area, based on its strong performances in several indicators of wealth and earning power.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 11:00am EDT

Grants awarded to protect battlefields in 3 states

Park service awards grants to help protect Civil War battlefields in Va., W.Va. and NC

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 11:00am EDT

White Flint area's name to be discussed at community meeting

The age-old question of what to call the place around the White Flint Metro station will be the focus of an event next month.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 11:00am EDT

2 former Wicomico school employees to file suit

2 former Wicomico school employees to sue board over alleged discrimination

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 09:50am EDT

Connecticut Ave. emergency repairs underway

After a nightmarish morning commute on Connecticut Avenue, the Maryland State Highway Administration suggests commuters find alternative routes for the rest of the week.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 08:59am EDT
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Md. man charged with trying to kill stepson

Catonsville man charged with trying to kill stepson

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 08:40am EDT

Rocket launch from Wallops Island tests new tech

Rocket launch from Wallops Island tests new sub-payload method for suborbital rockets

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 08:20am EDT

Fairfax County preschool employee charged in assault of students, employees (Video)

A violent outburst involving children and staffers at a Fairfax County preschool ended with an employee in handcuffs.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 08:02am EDT

Va. couple's Medicaid fraud trial begins

Virginia home health-care business operator, wife go on trial on Medicaid fraud charges

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 07:40am EDT

Man sentenced for Massachusetts carjacking

Virginia man sentenced for carjacking in Massachusetts that was part of multistate crime spree

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 07:14am EDT

Va. man, 18, dies swimming in Ocean City, Md.

Va. man, 18, apparently drowns in Atlantic in Ocean City, Md.; city warns of rip tides

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 07:13am EDT

Workshop on historic cemeteries set in Virginia

Workshop on historic cemeteries set in Virginia; registration deadline Sept. 24

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 07:12am EDT

Va. worker dies after cable hits power line

Worker dies after cable hits power line at construction site in Amelia County

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 07:10am EDT

Washington's Top News -- Thursday, August 28, 2014

Here's a look at some of the day's top stories from WTOP.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 06:51am EDT

Pilot's fate unknown in fighter jet crash

Fighter jet crashes in Virginia on routine maintenance mission; experienced pilot missing

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 06:14am EDT
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