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Lewisdale Teen Killed In Possible Gang-Related Shooting

Few details have emerged about the murder of 18-year-old Meyder Bladimir Yuman.
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Few details have emerged about the murder of 18-year-old Meyder Bladimir Yuman.

A Prince George's County teen has been shot and killed just blocks from his Lewisdale home. Meyder Yuman, 18, is the eighth young person killed by gun violence in the county since August.

The stepfather of 18-year-old Meyder Yuman tells NBC4 the shooting may have been gang-related.

Police were called to the 7200 block of 24th Avenue around 7 p.m. Thursday evening.

This marks the eighth slaying of a teenager in Prince George's County since August.

Teens Killed in Prince George's County in the 2012-13 School Year
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2 Stolen Van Goghs Recovered By Anti-Mafia Police In Italy

The two paintings — of a seascape and of a congregation at a churchwere stolen from the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam in 2002. "They are the real paintings!" a curator said in a statement.
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A Growing Champagne Trend Is Uncorking More Ways To Celebrate

Champagne shouldn't be just for special occasions, says wine writer David White. He explains how to choose it, how to pair it with food and how small growers are changing the industry.
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The Politics Hour - September 30, 2016

D.C.'s statehood activists rally while the Council opens debate on a state constitution. An appeals court reviews Virginia's voter ID law. And Prince George's County contends with a spate of incidents involving sexual abuse of school kids.

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Rosetta Crashes Into Comet, Bringing Historic Mission To End

The Rosetta spacecraft has been orbiting the 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko comet for two years. Now scientists have ended the mission, and the spacecraft has lost contact with Earth forever.

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