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  • Bulldogs fall 79-65 to Maryland, first loss under Jordan

    Maryland shot 57 percent from the floor, going 9 for 20 from beyond the arc, and finished with a 40-27 rebounding advantage. McDermott scored 17 points, but Butler lost for the first time since Jordan took over in June. The Bulldogs went 9 for 34 from ...

    Fox News 2 hours, 27 minutes ago
  • Earthbound antimatter mystery deepens after scientists rule out pulsar source

    The data from HAWC revealed that particles are streaming away from the pulsars too slowly to account for the excess positrons, according to a statement by the University of Maryland, whose researchers also contributed to the work. In order to have ...

    Fox News 8 hours, 27 minutes ago
  • Exclusive: Steyer's latest $10M anti-Trump ad buy takes aim at GOP tax plan

    It blows up the deficit, and that means fewer investments in education, health care and job creation," he says. "It's up to all of us to stand up ... Steny Hoyer of Maryland, said now is not the time for House Democrats to push for impeachment. "That ...

    CNN 8 hours, 28 minutes ago
  • Women in Business Q&A: Mei Xu Co-Founder & CEO, Chesapeake Bay Candle

    Honored by the World Trade Institute with the Maryland International Business Leadership Award, the Asian American Chamber of Commerce with the Business Leader of the Year Award, the Asian Women in Business Organization with the Entrepreneurial ... 11 hours, 28 minutes ago
  • Judicial Watch sues Kentucky over alleged 'dirty voting rolls'

    According to Judicial Watch, Kentucky also is required by the National Voter Registration Act to make registration-related records publicly available by request -- but the group claims the state did not make records available to them. “Dirty voting ...

    Fox News 17 hours, 26 minutes ago
  • Tillerson under fire for turmoil at State

    Washington (CNN) Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is facing a wave of withering bipartisan criticism that his effort to reform the State Department is instead spurring an exodus of talent that undermines American diplomacy and endangers the nation.

    CNN 21 hours, 28 minutes ago
  • 'Words Matter': How You Can Support Adoptive Families

    C.A.S.E., which is based in Burtonsville, Maryland, outside Washington, D.C., created a program called "W.I.S.E. Up!" that addresses how members of adoptive families can respond to insensitive comments. "W.I.S.E. Up!" is an acronym that says people who ...

    NBC Washington 1 day ago
  • Mobilizing Citizen Science to Address the Overdose Epidemic

    Social media and crowdsourcing apps could be particularly useful for gathering and sharing information in real time about overdoses and using that information to prevent overdose deaths, thereby translating “citizen science” into “citizen prevention ... 1 day, 5 hours ago
  • Have You Ever Lived In One Of Jared Kushner's Apartment Buildings?

    Daddy's bright boy and White House son-in-law Jared Kushner has never had a reputation for being a particularly scrupulous landlord. A recent class-action lawsuit against Kushner Companies filed by tenants in Baltimore, for example, accuses Kushner of ... 1 day, 5 hours ago
  • DC Sniper's Ex-Wife Talks About Link Between Domestic Violence and Mass Shootings

    John Allen Muhammad and his teenage accomplice, Lee Boyd Malvo, took the lives of 10 people in Maryland and Virginia 15 years ago. Both men were convicted in Maryland and Virginia, and Muhammad was executed in 2009. Malvo is currently serving life ...

    NBC Washington 1 day, 8 hours ago
  • Candice Nicole Named One of the Top 25 African American PR Millennials to Watch

    A native of Washington, D.C., Nicole was raised in the nearby suburban community of Montgomery County in Maryland. Nicole recently relocated her firm to Charlotte, North Carolina for new opportunities and a better quality of life. “Charlotte is a ... 1 day, 8 hours ago
  • How To Cope If The Media Coverage of Sexual Assault Is Triggering Your Own Trauma

    Jennifer Rollin, MSW, LCSW-C: is an eating disorder therapist in private practice in Rockville, Maryland. Jennifer specializes in helping teens and adults struggling with anorexia, binge eating disorder, and bulimia, and body image issues. Jennifer ... 1 day, 11 hours ago
  • 'She Was in My Heart From Day One': Adoption Judge Speaks About Her Own Family

    A judge in Prince George's County, Maryland, finalized adoptions for 10 families on Thursday, and she spoke with News4's Barbara Harrison about how adoption changed her own life. Judge Beverly Woodard said she remembers the feeling of becoming a ...

    NBC Washington 1 day, 13 hours ago
  • Retired US general says nuclear launch order can be refused

    Ben Cardin of Maryland, the committee's top ranking Democrat, asked Kehler if that means Strategic Command can deny the president's order if it fails the test of proportionality and legality. ... Bruce Blair, a former nuclear missile launch officer and ...

    Fox News 1 day, 17 hours ago
  • 'Proof Of Citizenship' Voting Laws May Surge Under Trump

    This year at least four states – Kansas, Maryland, Texas and Virginia – considered proof of citizenship measures, according to the Brennan Center for Justice. That means residents must provide documentation such as a passport or birth certificate when ... 1 day, 17 hours ago
  • My Family Story: The Long Life of Regina Gallagher (1864-1960)

    The Gallaghers were one of the early European settlers in the Butler County area – Hugh Gallagher landed in Butler from Ireland circa 1790 and married Jane Butler (1783-1858) who was born in Maryland. Jane's family line of Butler's had settled in ... 1 day, 21 hours ago
  • Sen. Ron Johnson first to oppose tax package

    'The House passed our health care bill back in May, which repealed the individual mandate. So, we're on record in favor of this.' Ryan spoke hours after Republicans on the Senate Finance Committee said they would insert a provision repealing the health ...

    Fox News 1 day, 21 hours ago
  • Baltimore detective shot in head, 'cold, callous' gunman sought

    "We are doing everything we can to keep [the officer] stabilized and to take care of the injury to his brain," said Dr. Thomas Scalea, chief of the University of Maryland Medical Center's Shock Trauma Center. Davis said the officer was “just doing his ...

    Fox News 2 days ago
  • Md. mom lives with the agony of an unsolved murder

    One year ago, a completely innocent father of two was shot to death in Bladensburg Maryland for no apparent reason. Investigators admit, they are mystified. Scott Broom, WUSA 6:38 PM. EST November 14, 2017. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ ...

    WUSA9 2 days ago
  • Heartland startup funding in 2017 shows a North-South divide

    For the purposes of this article, the U.S. “Heartland” is defined as all states except those that make up the West Coast (California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii, Alaska) and the Mid-Atlantic region (New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania ... 2 days ago