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  • Fire set at Spirit Halloween store week after fire next door

    WALDORF, Md. (WUSA9) -- Fire marshals are investigating an early morning fire at Halloween store that happened one week after a fire next door. At. Loading… Post to Facebook. Fire set at Spirit Halloween store week after fire next door WALDORF, Md.

    WUSA9 1 hour, 59 minutes ago
  • Health Officials Setting Up Network Of Hospitals To Handle Ebola Patients

    They include Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha and the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, all of which have treated a few Ebola patients, as well as St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 1 hour, 59 minutes ago
  • Rodriquez Purnell, facing murder charges, accidentally released from Maryland ...

    The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Corrections acknowledged in a statement Tuesday afternoon that a a breach in protocol led to the accidental release. The department said it would conduct its own investigation to identify which procedures ...

    ABC 7 News 4 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Kinslow: "Entrepreneurs = Artists of the Business World"

    RK: I grew up on a farm in the middle of Mennonite country in Western Maryland, and spent 18 hours a day in nature, climbing trees, picking fruit and harvesting crops, basically immersed in the stream of life. Those experiences have brought me to where ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 4 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Get ready for the Big Ten's newest rivalry

    Or Maryland-Wisconsin, also on the docket for Saturday. A faction of Husker Nation in 2012 rolled its eyes when Rutgers and Maryland accepted invitations to join the Big Ten. Really, they thought, just a year after we jumped on board? And when the ...

    ESPN 4 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • US government probes medical devices for possible cyber flaws

    According to the senior DHS official, the agency started examining healthcare equipment about two years ago, when cybersecurity researchers were becoming more interested in medical devices that increasingly contained computer chips, software, wireless ...

    Fox News 4 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Physicians on the Front Lines: Where Technology Can Help to Make the Clean ...

    In healthcare, electronic devices are permeating both the hospital and consumer/patient settings with everything from electronic health records to wearable devices and countless apps for monitoring everything from diabetes to calorie intake and ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 4 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Online Harassment Prevalent, Often by Strangers, Pew Study Finds

    “The gaming piece is not a surprise at all,” said Danielle Citron, a law professor at the University of Maryland and author of “Hate Crimes in Cyberspace.” For female gamers “the abuse can be unrelenting,” she said. Young adults, ages 18 to 29, are the ...

    blogs.wsj.com 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • CDC To Monitor All Travelers Coming To U.S. From Ebola-Stricken Countries

    The new system will be implemented starting Oct. 27, and will take place in six states: New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey and Georgia. CDC Director Tom Frieden said the plan is to expand the reach of the monitoring program to other ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • CDC requiring 21-day monitoring for all travelers arriving from Ebola-stricken ...

    They will get kits and be required to take their temperatures once per day and report to public health authorities, for 21 days. The program will start Monday in six states: New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey and Georgia. The ...

    Fox News 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Texas Ramps Up Ebola Response With Two Designated Treatment Centers

    The nurses were eventually transferred to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia, and National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, to receive care, where they remain. “The training [to handle Ebola] is intense,” said Lea ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Communication Studies Rise to Relevance

    There are not more Ph.D.'s than jobs available," says Parry-Giles, which he indicates is a way to test the health of a given discipline. Parry-Giles also finds the recent reports and quantifiable data will work well for Communication Studies program ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Dog Of Ebola-Infected Dallas Nurse Tests Negative For The Virus, Is 'Doing Great'

    This Oct. 13, 2014, photo released via Twitter by the City of Dallas Public Information Managing Director Sana Syed shows Bentley in Dallas, the one-year-old King Charles Spaniel belonging to Nina Pham, the nurse who contracted Ebola. Bentley has been ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • U.S. Ebola Czar Starts Work, Drugmakers Launch Vaccine Drive

    Human testing of a second "investigational" Ebola vaccine is under way at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's Clinical Center in Maryland, the NIH said on Wednesday. Testing on a first possible vaccine began last month and initial data was ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Inspector General calls use of Secret Service agents to settle Md. dispute ...

    WASHINGTON (AP) - A new government investigation questions a Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of an employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a ...

    ABC 7 News 10 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Maryland Judge Suspended for Mocking Defendant, Lawyer

    Maryland's top court handed down a five-day suspension for Judge Lynn Stewart Mays on Tuesday. The order includes an additional 25-day suspension, which will be lifted if Mays has no conduct issues for two years. Mays' attorney told The Daily Record ...

    NBC Washington 10 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Investigators Question Bizarre Secret Service Assignment

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 10 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • The Democrats' Secret Weapon For The 2014 Midterm Election

    Obama appeared at his first political rallies last weekend — in Democratic-friendly Maryland and his home state of Illinois — but the Clintons can go where the president might not be helpful. For example, Bill Clinton starred in TV ads for Alison ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 10 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • The Art of Surviving Breast Cancer

    In Surviving Cancer, Our Voices & Choices, Marion enrolled contributors from the USA, Canada, Cambodia and Israel, including physicians, patients, researchers and health professionals. They discuss everything from the frontiers of research to finding a ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 10 hours, 59 minutes ago
  • Government investigation finds Secret Service use in employee's personal ...

    WASHINGTON – A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute ...

    Fox News 12 hours, 59 minutes ago