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  1. Virginia man sentenced in $200K jewelry store robberyRead the original story

    11 min ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A Virginia man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in a robbery of a jewelry store in Frederick, Maryland, in which $200,000 worth of Rolex watches were stolen. Thirty-three-year-old Alonzo Meadows of Fairfax, Virginia, was sentenced Tuesday in a Frederick County Court.


  2. Special Police Officer Charged With Shooting at D.C. Parking Enforcement OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | CBS Local

    WASHINGTON - A Maryland woman licensed to carry a badge and gun has been charged with shooting at a parking enforcement officer who was ticketing cars in a Northeast, D.C. neighborhood. Police say 30-year-old Brigette Octavia Robertson, of Capitol Heights, told police she is a special police officer working for the Department of Homeland Security when they first questioned her about the shooting.


  3. Shots Fired Near NSA HeadquartersRead the original story

    12 min ago | NBC Dallas

    Shots were reportedly fired near the National Security Agency's headquarters Tuesday, officials say, and the agency says one of its buildings was damaged by what appear to be multiple gunshots. Park Police officials told News4 they're investigating a report of shots fired along the Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Route 32 in Fort Meade, Maryland.


  4. Frederick County declares snow emergency for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    A snow emergency plan for Frederick County went into effect at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, said Maryland State Police Frederick County declares snow emergency for Tuesday FREDERICK, Md. -- A snow emergency plan for Frederick County went into effect at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, said Maryland State Police Check out this story on FREDERICK, Md.


  5. Several measures up for debate in AnnapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... in the hearing rooms. Lawyers Mall turned into a no-fracking zone that demonstrators want to extend throughout Maryland. A bill to ban fracking and one that puts an 8-year moratorium on the practice had a Senate committee hearing. The governor's ...


  6. Who's next in line?Read the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Sen. Barbara Mikulski's bombshell announcement that Maryland will have an open Senate seat in 2016 creates a mad scramble for candidates vying to replace her. PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN.


  7. Md. New Home Rules Could Change After I-Team InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | NBC Washington

    What started with a Maryland mother complaining to the News4 I-Team could end with a major change to state law. In December, the News4 I-Team showed how viewers like Tarshia Brown lost their entire down payment when they tried to buy a new home in Prince George's County from one the nation's largest homebuilders.


  8. Retiree wins $50,000 from lotto scratcherRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Ocean Pines Independent

    ... Day from a $5 lottery ticket. Check out this story on A Snow Hill retiree was her own sweetheart after winning $50,000 on Valentine's Day ...


  9. 'Free Range' Parents Found Responsible for Child NeglectRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | ABC News

    A Maryland couple who was being investigated for allowing their two children to walk home alone from a neighborhood park have been "found responsible for unsubstantiated child neglect" by the state's Child Protective Services. Maryland Child Protective Services began investigating Danielle and Alexander Meitiv of Silver Spring, Maryland, for practicing so-called "free-range parenting," a philosophy that encourages children to have some independence.


  10. Accumulating Snow to Start Early Thursday: Here's How MuchRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago |

    Gas up the car, fill up the fridge and prepare to shovel again: The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for parts of Maryland , including Montgomery County, beginning Wednesday at 7 p.m. and lasting until Thursday at 7 p.m. The new storm system is expected to deliver 5 inches of snow to the area and is moving in from the Southwest, from the Tennessee Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and then pushing up to just south of New England. Under this new watch, Montgomery County will see rain change to snow Wednesday night.


  11. Bowie March Events: Blood Drive, Kids Caboose, Stream Cleanup and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    From discussions on solar power to a community blood drive and programs for kids, here's a rundown on Bowie events in March. 3/10 - Second Tuesday Lecture at Belair Mansion - Restoration of the Old Maryland Senate Chamber 7:30 p.m. For more information, please contact 301-809-3089 or .


  12. Maryland women's basketball Big Ten tournament preview - Is another trophy in store for Terps?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Testudo Times

    The Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament starts Wednesday but top-seed Maryland doesn't make its first appearance until Friday. Can the Terps continue their unbeaten roll through their conference foes and bring a second B1G trophy to College Park? Welcome to Terra incognita .


  13. Bill would restrict sugary drinks for kids' menusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... to give them a choice, so that is what they want their children to have," said Jacqueline Boone Allsup, with the Maryland branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. According to the Centers for Disease Control and ...


  14. Free-range Maryland parents will appeal neglect chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    A Maryland couple who were investigated by state officials after letting their children walk home from a park without an adult say they will appeal a finding of "unsubstantiated child neglect" and will continue to let the children walk by themselves. Danielle and Alexander Meitiv told local news outlets they learned about the finding in a letter last week.


  15. 2 Injured in Truck Shot at While Traveling on ICC in Md.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... fired as a truck was traveling eastbound on the Intercounty Connector near Interstate 95 in Laurel, officials say. Maryland Transportation Authority Police say they are on the scene of a double shooting on the ICC East in Prince George's County. ...


  16. Man charged after Hunt Valley wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... was speeding. Multiple people were taken to area hospitals. The driver of the Jeep was taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was in serious condition Tuesday, police said. Police did not know the conditions of other ...


  17. Army Denies 106 Claims that Fort Detrick Caused IllnessRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

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  18. Allen 'Al' Hohman Jr., civil engineerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Gazette

    ... Trockenbrot Jewelry Store, located in Baltimore City, Md. Later, he was employed as a civil engineer for the Maryland State Highway Administration. In 1989 the Hohmans moved to Dewey Beach. Here Mr. Hohman enjoyed boating and fishing with his son, ...


  19. State improves collection of federal fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Baltimore Sun

    State auditors on Tuesday commended Maryland's Developmental Disabilities Administration for correcting years of recurring spending problems and said the agency had made "substantial progress" in collecting federal reimbursements more quickly. The Office of Legislative Audits found in 2013 that the disabilities agency had failed to file timely requests on 11 percent of $789 million in federal reimbursements for providing services to about 24,000 disabled Marylanders.


  20. Alzheimer's Association To Hold Memory Ball Apr. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    The Alzheimer's Association Greater Maryland Chapter will host the annual Memory Ball "Dancing Stars," its signature, fundraising gala, Saturday, Apr. 18, from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel . This premier Baltimore event, emceed by ABC2 News Anchor Jamie Costello , features the passion and talents of local "Dancing Stars" in an evening of cocktails, dinner, music by local band, Highway Star , and a dance competition to win the Judge's Choice Trophy for best dance You're Our Star Trophy based on "votes" tied to donations .