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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

The Supreme Court upholds federal healthcare subsidies. President Barack Obama is to deliver the eulogy for Charleston Pastor Clementa Pinckney. And Congress clears the way for the Trans-Pacific trade deal. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

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Former Aide To Harry Thomas Jr. Sentenced Sentenced For Fraud

Neil Rodgers, a former D.C. Council committee director, has been sentenced to a month in jail for channeling funds away from a  youth drug prevention program.

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With Elder Abuse On The Rise In Montgomery County, Police Urge Awareness

The longer cases go unreported, the tougher it is to help, say officials in the Maryland county, where the elderly are the fastest-growing demographic.
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Montgomery County Police Begin Body-Camera Pilot Program

Body cameras will soon be on a small number of police officers in Montgomery County.
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Retrial Granted For Man Convicted In Chandra Levy Murder

A judge has formally granted a retrial in the case of a man convicted of killing D.C. intern Chandra Levy more than a decade ago.
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Why Two Maryland Counties Are Trading Investigations Into Police-Related Deaths

There's a perception that investigations into police-related deaths are hampered by the relationships between county cops and top prosecutors — prompting two Maryland counties to agree to investigate cases for each other.

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How Long Should Anonymous Sexual-Assault Evidence Be Retained?

In many cases, victims of sexual assault do not want to press charges. Many don't even want to give their identities when hospitals collect DNA evidence. That creates a quandary for law enforcement officials.
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Suspect In Killings Of Wealthy D.C. Family Arrested

Authorities have arrested an ex-convict who's accused in the killings of a wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper.
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Suspect In Wealthy Family Deaths Believed To Be In Brooklyn

D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says investigators believe a suspect in the mysterious slayings of a wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper is in the Brooklyn area of New York City.
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Confusion, Fear, And Now A Suspect In D.C. Mansion Killings

Late Wednesday, investigators announced they had identified a suspect in the killings, 34-year-old Daron Dylon Wint, but released no information about what his motive might have been, or whether he knew the family.