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  • Michael Phelps takes the plunge

    After his Sept. 30 arrest, the 29-year-old Phelps underwent 45 days of inpatient treatment in Arizona. He continued his therapy in Maryland and enrolled in Alcoholics Anonymous, according to his attorney. Phelps pled guilty to the DUI charge in ...

    ESPN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Death penalty past looms over Boston jury selection

    Massachusetts wiped the death penalty off its books in 1984, but the state's past is far more eye-for-an-eye -- which makes picking a jury in the trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev all the more challenging. The case is being ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Clinton Family Foundation May Pose Campaign Risks

    It also has the potential to become a political risk for Hillary Rodham Clinton as she moves toward a second presidential campaign. The former secretary of state has struggled with some recent bad headlines over large donations given to the foundation ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • GOP governors in Maryland, Tennessee offer voluntary employee buyouts to ...

    Republican governors in two states -- Maryland and Tennessee -- are offering voluntary employee-buyout programs as a way to reduce government beyond furloughs and cutting programs. In Maryland, newly elected Gov. Larry Hogan is offering state ...

    Fox News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Winter Storm Takes Aim At Eastern US

    NWS warned that "structural collapses" are possible for rooftops overloaded with the persistent snowfall. Maryland State Police said people had abandoned their vehicles along interstates and roadways. Nearly a week of cold and ice has contributed to 18 ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • MD basketball player breaks decades old scoring record

    Tessa plays for the Maryland School for the Deaf in Frederick where she is the Orioles' team captain. "I think because I'm deaf, it doesn't make any difference. Basketball is the sport I play," said Tessa. She plays it so well, she broke a 63-year-old ...

    WUSA9 3 years, 7 months ago
  • States Seek Alternatives For Highway, Bridge Funding

    To compensate, lawmakers in Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania and Wyoming passed gasoline tax increases during the past two years. But about half the states have not raised their gasoline taxes in at least a decade, and the federal ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • The risk of Scott Walker's safe politics

    If politics is a circus, then running for president is the high-wire act. And while one high-profile stumble could derail a campaign, there also might be a risk in playing it too safe. The refusal to fully engage on the question about evolution or to ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Police: Child sex offender says he left Maryland mall with sisters on day they ...

    The Post cited search warrant affidavits that reveal for the first time how detectives linked the 58-year-old Welch to the missing girls, Katherine Lyon, 10 and Sheila Lyon, 12. The girls were last seen having pizza at the Wheaton Plaza mall in ...

    Fox News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • The Importance Of Adding Stress Relief To Your To-Do List

    Learn more useful information about stress and your health! Order meQuilibrium's new book, meQuilibrium: 14 Days to Cooler, Calmer, and Happier, co-authored by meQuilibrium CEO Jan Bruce, Adam Perlman, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, and Andrew ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Black Hat Bandits wanted in series of DC metro area bank robberies

    On Friday, January 30, 2015, two men robbed the Essex Bank located at 1460 Ritchie Highway in Arnold, Maryland. Both subjects entered the bank carrying handguns. One robber was wearing a dark overcoat, sunglasses, a wide-brimmed black hat, a long ...

    WUSA9 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Former top Romney strategist backs Jeb Bush's possible 2016 White House run

    Bush is scheduled to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Md., outside Washington later this month. In the run-up to his appearance, the Post reports, Weber and others have met with skeptical conservatives to talk ...

    Fox News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Supporters Want Increased Renewable Energy in Maryland

    Supporters of clean energy urged lawmakers on Friday to increase Maryland's renewable energy requirement, but some electricity industry officials contend it would come with a big price tag. The measure calls for increasing the state's Renewable Energy ...

    NBC Washington 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Ebola crisis: Liberia to reopen borders, lift curfew

    U.S. · World · Politics · Tech · Health · Entertainment · Living · Travel · Money · Sports · Video ..... Pham, one of two Dallas nurses diagnosed with the virus, was declared Ebola-free after being treated at a hospital in Bethesda, Maryland. The other ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Meet "Loo-cy," the Motorized Toilet Snow Plow

    David Goldberg of Rockville, Maryland, attached a plow to the motorized toilet, which he had already made for a parade this past summer. The contraption, which he calls "Loo-cy," comes with a toilet paper stand and a magazine rack. The 55-year-old ...

    NBC Washington 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Post: Person of Interest Says He Left Mall With Missing Lyon Sisters

    A man told police he left a Maryland mall with two sisters the day they were reported missing nearly 40 years ago, the Washington Post reported Friday. (Published Friday, Feb 20, 2015). Updated 3 hours ago. A man told police he left a Maryland mall ...

    NBC Washington 3 years, 7 months ago
  • BPI vs Bracketology

    Among the teams seeded at 8 or higher in Bracketology, Maryland is one that stands out as a potential to be upset. The Terrapins are still projected to be a 5-seed in Bracketology despite losing three of their past eight games -- all road conference ...

    ESPN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • At least 23 people died across US this week due to winter weather

    Breaking News. Please select your default edition: International U.S.. Mexico. U.S. Edition. U.S.; International; Arabic; Español; Mexico; Set edition preference. Sign in · News · U.S. · World · Politics · Tech · Health · Entertainment · Living ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Chicago Voters Can Strike Blow Against Big Money in Politics

    New York City has shown that the program can work, and after Montgomery County, Maryland, voted to adopt a similar program this fall, there is momentum for change. Many communities in Illinois and around the country are now actively considering ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Bullying in Politics

    I also wrote to a few other politicians that we know in a few other states. Why did I write to them? Because my resolution for 2015 is to be more than a bystander and try to help stop bullying. Also, because change must happen in this country -- real ... 3 years, 7 months ago