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  • Stolen Popped! Republic Food Truck Found in Prince George's County

    A local popcorn food truck that was stolen Thursday night or Friday morning in Alexandria was found in Prince George's County less than 24 hours later thanks to social media. Local blog POPville first reported the incident. Rich Arslan, who owns Popped ...

    NBC Washington 2 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Police Seeking Station Wagon in 40-Year-Old Disappearance of Lyon Sisters

    Almost four decades after Sheila and Katherine Lyon vanished from Wheaton, Maryland, police announced major developments, including a second person of interest. The News4 I-Team's Tisha Thompson reports. (Published Thursday, Oct 2, 2014).

    NBC Washington 2 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • What we learned in the Big Ten: Week 13

    After a 37-15 win at Maryland last week, Michigan State romped past Rutgers 45-3 on Saturday. Mark Dantonio had some fun on Senior Day, starting Tony Lippett on offense and defense, calling for a fake field goal while ahead 35-0 and giving offensive ...

    ESPN 2 hours, 42 minutes ago
  • Failed Md. Democratic gov nominee Brown borrowed $500G from union, missed ...

    Anthony Brown, the Maryland Democratic gubernatorial nominee who lost in an upset in November, took out a $500,000 loan from a labor union late in his campaign and has so far failed to repay the money as agreed, according to a financial report filed ...

    Fox News 5 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Government officials continued to collect American calling records despite ...

    By 2009, several former officials said, concern about the "215 program," so-called for the authorizing provision of the USA Patriot Act, had grown inside NSA's Fort Meade, Maryland, headquarters to the point that the program's intelligence value was ...

    Fox News 10 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Jim Hackett to decide on Brady Hoke

    Michigan (5-5) plays its final home game Saturday afternoon against Maryland before facing rival Ohio State in the regular-season finale. A win in either of those games would qualify the Wolverines for a bowl trip. When asked, Hackett didn't clarify if ...

    ESPN 13 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • In bid for relevance, Obama mortgages Dems' future

    If the president's move remains unpopular, or if opposition to it intensifies, he will have dealt a serious blow to the national standing of his party. [USA Today: “At least five Republican governors are considering a lawsuit against President Obama ...

    Fox News 16 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Hillary Clinton: Obama Immigration Effort 'Historic Step'

    The former first lady jumped back into the political conversation as dozens of her staunchest allies gathered at a New York hotel earlier Friday — even though she has yet to say whether she will run. ... Vice President Joe Biden and outgoing Maryland Gov. 16 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • 5 ways community colleges are fixing higher education Is college worth the cost?

    But experts say Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland, has made significant progress. GI Jobs Magazine has named it among the nation's top 15% "military friendly" schools four years running, and it has been named a top school in the 2015 ...

    CNN 16 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Thanksgiving and Political Correctness

    Last week we learned of a school district in Maryland that will continue to have days off for Thanksgiving and Christmas, but they will only be referred to as school holidays--not Thanksgiving or Christmas vacations. It came about, as I understand it ... 18 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Film subsidies trap Maryland taxpayers in 'House of Cards'

    From fiscal year 2012 to 2016, Maryland will have doled out $62.5 million in refundable tax credits for the film industry, with 96.5 percent of that total going to the production of two television series — 'House of Cards' and 'VEEP.' And yet, despite ...

    Fox News 20 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Immigrants react to Obama's speech with cheers, tears

    "I want to cry tears of happiness," said Maya Ledezma, a 32-year-old mom from Mexico who watched the speech at a party in Maryland. \. "I want to cry tears of happiness," says Maya Ledezma, an undocumented immigrant shown here at a demonstration ...

    CNN 20 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Pew, Pew, Pew! NASA space lasers to map Earth's forests in 3D

    The instrument called Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) uses lidar, a special kind of laser technology, to create detailed 3D maps and measure the biomass of forests. NASA has already launched a satellite ... "GEDI lidar will have a ...

    Fox News 22 hours, 41 minutes ago
  • Former Big East Rivals Syracuse, UConn To Battle For NCAA Field Hockey Title

    Both semifinals played out in unseasonably cold weather at the University of Maryland's Field Hockey & Lacrosse Complex. The chilling temperature negated the ability to water down the field, making play from the nation's elite teams faster and scrappier.

    ESPN 1 day, 5 hours ago
  • Republican-led report debunks Benghazi theories and accusations

    Dutch Ruppersberger, D-Maryland, concludes there was no intelligence failure prior to the attack, no stand-down order to CIA operatives trying to go assist at the besieged consular building, and found conflicting intelligence in the wake of the attack ...

    CNN 1 day, 5 hours ago
  • Learning to Love What You Have

    Her mother's health took another turn for the worse and there wasn't enough money for the health care or medicine she needed. Before long her parents decided to separate and her mother and brother returned to El Salvador leaving Monica hopeless: ... 1 day, 5 hours ago
  • Criticism of Christian Hackenberg misses mark

    Against Maryland, following some drives, he'd angrily unbuckle his chin strap, jog over to the sideline – and then start shouting at Penn State's offensive coordinator. During one sequence, he placed his hands on his hips and just stared at an ...

    ESPN 1 day, 7 hours ago
  • Maryland shares plans for $155M facility

    Maryland unveiled its vision for a new indoor facility Friday morning – and it's enough to make more than a few Big Ten fans jealous of the league newcomer. The university is intent on spending $155 million to renovate and expand Cole Field House ...

    ESPN 1 day, 7 hours ago
  • Giant recalls Acme Smoked Nova Salmon for listeria

    LANDOVER, Md. (WUSA9) -- Giant Food has issued a voluntary recall of the product Acme smoked nova salmon due to the potential to be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, Giant Food announced in a press release. The recall was initially made by ...

    WUSA9 1 day, 7 hours ago
  • How Do You Live?

    Varied as their stories were, I was struck most of all by the common refrains that echoed among these survivors, wisdom that one could apply not only in times of serious crisis but also to the traumas of everyday life, stress, disappointment, heartache ... 1 day, 7 hours ago