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  1. Man robbed Hyattsville bank while talking on cellphoneRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Gazette.net

    Police say a man robbed a bank in Prince George's County - while apparently talking on his cellphone the whole time. Read the full story at washingtonpost.com.

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  2. University Park artist designs with historyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Gazette.net

    ... jade. “It seemed like a very personal gift even though I hadn't made it myself.” Yung-Mei Leong of Hyattsville said she met Abdi when her 6-year-old and 4-year-old daughters gravitated to her jewelry display at the Riverdale Park ...

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  3. Maryland man to be sentenced in NY student's hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Baltimore News

    A Maryland man is set to be sentenced in a hit-and-run crash that killed a University of Maryland student from New York. Thirty-year-old Liam Adepo of Hyattsville faces up to two years in prison at his sentencing Friday in Prince George's County Circuit Court.

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  4. "How to Die in Oregon" Community ScreeningRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Sunday, February 8 at 5 PM Compassion & Choices is presenting a community screening and discussion of How to Die in Oregon , a film by Peter Richardson at Busboys and Poets in Hyattsville, MD . There is no admission fee.

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  5. Md. man strikes victim, bashes car windows with baseball batRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    A Hyattsville man has been arrested after hitting a man with a baseball bat and breaking all of his car windows. Md. man strikes victim, bashes car windows with baseball bat A Hyattsville man has been arrested after hitting a man with a baseball bat and breaking all of his car windows.

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  6. Kmart paying $102,000 for not hiring kidney patient The Equal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Insurance

    The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has reached a $102,048 settlement with Kmart Corp. over its drug screening policy with regard to an applicant with kidney disease, which is the third such suit it has settled. After Kmart, a unit of Hoffman Estates, Illinois-based Sears Holding Corp., offered Lorenzo Cook a job in its Hyattsville, Maryland store, Mr. Cook advised the hiring manager he could not provide a urine sample under the company's mandatory pre-employment drug screening policy because of his kidney disease and dialysis.

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  7. Man robbed Hyattsville bank while talking on cellphoneRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... lease photographs of the man holding his phone while the robbery occurred in the 8200 block of Annapolis Road in Hyattsville last week. Anyone who recognizes him is asked to call 1-866-411-TIPS.

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  8. Howard County Under Winter Weather AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... near a live Christmas tree caused the fire that killed an Annapolis couple and their four grandchildren. The Hyattsville father who reportedly took his 5-month-old baby from her mother by force turned himself in Tuesday night. The agency has set ...

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  9. Wanted Wednesday: You can help D.C., PG Co. police catch criminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... Police say he passed a note to the teller demanding cash at a bank in the 8200 block of Annapolis Road in Hyattsville around 2:40 p.m. on Jan. 24. The thief got the money, but did he get away? That is up to you, if you recognize him. D.C. police ...

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  10. Francis M. NiederkoflerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    Francis M. "Frank" Niederkofler, 90, formerly of Berkeley Springs, and Hyattsville, Maryland, died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at Hughes Home, in Fredericksburg, Virginia. He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Betty L. Niederkofler; and a son, David C. Niederkofler.

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  11. Kmart paying $102,000 for not hiring kidney patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Insurance

    The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has reached a $102,048 settlement with Kmart Corp. over its drug screening policy with regard to an applicant with kidney disease, which is the third such suit it has settled. After Kmart, a unit of Hoffman Estates, Illinois-based Sears Holding Corp., offered Lorenzo Cook a job in its Hyattsville, Maryland store, Mr. Cook advised the hiring manager he could not provide a urine sample under the company's mandatory pre-employment drug screening policy because of his kidney disease and dialysis.

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  12. Kmart settles with EEOC for $102,000Read the original story

    Wednesday | Daily Record

    Kmart Corp. will pay more than $102,000 to settle claims it denied employment to a Hyattsville job applicant who could not submit to a urine sample for the company's pre-employment drug screening due to his diseased kidneys. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which filed the lawsuit in federal court in Greenbelt, said Kmart declined Lorenzo Cook's offer to take a blood or hair test for drug use, rather than the urine test.

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  13. Abduction, Assault Charges for Father After Amber Alert: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    The Hyattsville father who reportedly took his 5-month-old baby from her mother by force turned himself in Tuesday night. Montgomery County Police have arrested and charged a Hyattsville man accused of taking his 5-month-old baby, prompting Tuesday's Amber Alert.

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  14. Kmart to pay for not hiring kidney patient in drug-testing disputeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Business Insurance

    The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has reached a $102,048 settlement with Kmart Corp. over its drug screening policy with regard to an applicant with kidney disease, which is the third such suit it has settled. After Kmart, a unit of Hoffman Estates, Illinois-based Sears Holding Corp., offered Lorenzo Cook a job in its Hyattsville, Maryland store, Mr. Cook advised the hiring manager he could not provide a urine sample under the company's mandatory pre-employment drug screening policy because of his kidney disease and dialysis.

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  15. Dad who abducted baby in Poolesville charged with assault, gun crimes, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Police arrested a Hyattsville man who they say abducted his daughter from her mother's home in Poolesville on Tuesday afternoon. Montgomery County police issued an Amber alert for the five-month-old baby before the father, Deare Marquise Denny, turned himself in to police about five hours after they say he took her.

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  16. Sinkhole created from water main break will be a tricky fix, officials saidRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Several of the families who were forced from their homes after a 12-inch water main broke stayed at a hotel overnight as crews worked to fix the residential street in Hyattsville. Darwin Mendoza, his wife and three children from the rented basement in the home on Edmonston Road before dawn Tuesday after they heard a popping sound.

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  17. Kmart Will Pay $102,048 to Settle EEOC Disability Discrimination LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | jdsupra.com

    Kmart Corporation, a leading national retailer, will pay $102,048 and provide significant equitable relief to settle a federal disability discrimination lawsuit, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced today. According to the lawsuit, after Kmart offered Lorenzo Cook a job at its Hyattsville, Md., store, Cook advised the hiring manager that he could not provide a urine sample for the company's mandatory pre-employment drug screening due to his kidney disease and dialysis.

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  18. Father charged with assault, abduction after Md. Amber AlertRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... with assault, abduction and other offenses. Montgomery County police say 26-year-old Deare Marquise Denny of Hyattsville has been charged following the incident in Poolesville on Tuesday. According to police, Denny took the baby from her mother's ...

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  19. Kmart Settles EEOC Disability Discrimination LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kansas City InfoZine

    According to the lawsuit, after Kmart offered Lorenzo Cook a job at its Hyattsville, Md., store, Cook advised the hiring manager that he could not provide a urine sample for the company's mandaA tory pre-employment drug screening due to his kidney disease and dialysis. Cook requested a reasonA able accommodation such as a blood test, hair test, or other drug test that did not require a urine sample, the EEOC charged.

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  20. Mockingbird Hill serves a $30 cup of coffee, and other pricey cups of joe in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... "People want to know, 'Where did my beans come from?'a <" says Chris Vigilante, founder of Vigilante Coffee in Hyattsville, Md. "People over time learned to appreciate a nice glass of wine, and you see that happening now with coffee." While it may ...

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