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Father Mourns Daughter's Death In Fatal Crash At Silver Spring Middle School

A father speaks about the death of his 13-year-old daughter, who was killed in a crash at Eastern Middle School in Silver Spring on Tuesday night.

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Bottle-Bomb Suspects Charged, Held Without Bond

A suspect accused of setting off bottle bombs at area movie theaters has been formally indicted in Maryland, and identical charges have been filed against an alleged co-conspirator.
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Virginia State Delegate Indicted On Sex Charges

A state delegate in Virginia's Henrico County is facing criminal charges over an alleged sexual relationship with a teenage girl.
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Judge: Former Attorney General Can't Testify In McDonnell Case

A federal judge is refusing to allow a former Virginia attorney general to testify as an expert witness in former Governor Bob McDonnell's corruption trial.
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Plea Deal Falls Apart In Chris Brown Assault Case

Singer Chris Brown was close to a plea deal in his assault case that would have kept him out of jail, but the talks have fallen apart because prosecutors and defense attorneys can't agree on what the singer would acknowledge happened last year.
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Cadet Charged With Stealing Drugs From Baltimore Police Evidence Room

The cadet has been charged with 10 offenses, including theft and possession with intent to distribute narcotics.
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Virginia Man Cited For Attempting To Board Flight With Loaded Gun

A spokesperson with the TSA says officers detected the handgun with five rounds of ammunition in the man's carry-on bag.
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Former Ward 1 Candidate Pleads Guilty To Shadow Campaign Charges

Another D.C. Council candidate has been charged with taking part in an illegal campaign finance scheme that was orchestrated by businessman Jeffrey Thompson: Jeff Smith, who ran in Ward 1 in 2010.
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Severance Now Considered 'Primary Focus' Of Alexandria Murder Investigation

Alexandria Police Chief Earl Cook doesn't want to call Charles Severance a "suspect" in the murders, but the chief has a new way to describe Severance's relationship to the ongoing investigation: He's the "primary focus."
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After Leesburg Hearing, Severance Case Cleared For Trial

In Virginia, prosectors in Loudoun County are moving forward with charges against Charles Severance, a man Alexandria prosecutors say they want to question in connection to three unsolved murders.

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