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Police: Former D.C. Treasurer is missing

Sun Sep 21, 2014

The Metropolitan Police Department asks for the public's assistance in locating a "critical missing person" identified as 51 year-old Lasana K. Mack who is the former D.C. Treasurer Full Story

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Police arrest woman for indecent exposure in Md.

Sun Sep 21, 2014

Police in Maryland say they have arrested a woman for indecent exposure and attempted burglary after discovering her partially nude and passed out in someone else's yard in Frederick. Full Story

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Secret Service boosts security outside White House

Sun Sep 21, 2014

The Secret Service chief has stepped-up security outside the White House after a man with a knife who jumped the fence made it into the presidential residence before being apprehended, officials said Saturday. Full Story

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Prince George's County schools CFO suspended

Sat Sep 20, 2014

The chief financial officer for the Prince George's County public schools has been placed on administrative leave after the Maryland Insurance Administration found he had committed insurance fraud. Full Story

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Police looking for person of interest for reckless driving

Sun Sep 21, 2014

Police have named a person of interest in the case of Hannah Graham, who was first reported missing in Charlottesville, Va., on Sept. 14. Full Story

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Zimmerman returns, leads Nationals past Marlins

Sat Sep 20, 2014

Ryan Zimmerman made up for lost time and immediately tested the injury that resulted in a lengthy absence. Full Story

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Redskins WR DeSean Jackson active

Sun Sep 21, 2014

Washington receiver DeSean Jackson is active for the Redskins' game at his former team, the Eagles. Full Story

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Feds censure local police, yet give lethal weapons

Sun Sep 21, 2014

A Pentagon program that distributes military surplus gear to local law enforcement allows even departments that the Justice Department has censured for civil rights violations to apply for and get lethal weaponry. Full Story

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Fire destroys building at former Md. naval station

Sun Sep 21, 2014

State and federal authorities are investigating the cause of an early morning fire that destroyed a building at a former naval station in Cecil County. Full Story

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Captain Kirk takes the reins

Sat Sep 20, 2014

The Redskins turn the offense over to Kirk Cousins as they face their toughest test of the season so far on the road in Philadelphia. Full Story

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For victims, settlement marks a step in recovery

Sun Sep 21, 2014

Maria Lennon said she felt some relief when she heard the news Friday afternoon: A judge had finalized a $190 million settlement between Johns Hopkins Hospital and more than 8,000 patients of a gynecologist who used tiny cameras to secretly photograph women and girls during examinations. Full Story

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Ex-NBA player Rex Chapman accused of shoplifting

Fri Sep 19, 2014

Former NBA guard Rex Chapman has been arrested for allegedly shoplifting $14,000 worth of merchandise from an Apple store in Scottsdale and then selling the items at a pawn shop. Full Story

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Man stabbed to death on Maryland farm

Fri Sep 19, 2014

Anne Arundel County police say a man was fatally stabbed on a farm in Gambrills. Full Story

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Police: Dead GW student consumed cocaine

Sat Sep 20, 2014

George Washington University said Saturday that a student living in an off-campus apartment has died. Full Story

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After 2 weeks, search still on for 2 Maryland kids

Fri Sep 19, 2014

It's been almost two weeks since Troy Turner last saw two of his kids, 3-year-old Sarah, his "tomboy princess," and 2-year-old Jacob, who he calls "Bubby." Full Story

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DC police investigate fatal hit-and-run crash

Sat Sep 20, 2014

District of Columbia police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist in northwest Washington. Full Story

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2 from Md. killed in Va. plane crash at race track

Sat Sep 20, 2014

Virginia State Police say two people from Maryland were killed in a plane crash at Virginia International Raceway. Full Story

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Metro to resume use of computer-driven trains

Sun Sep 21, 2014

Automatic train operation will resume on a half-dozen red line trains during non-peak hours. By March, all red line trains will be driven by computers. Full Story

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Oritz hits 2 HRs as Red Sox beat Orioles 5-3

Fri Sep 19, 2014

Whether they're winning the World Series or stuck in last place, the Boston Red Sox can almost always count on getting the best out of David Ortiz. Full Story