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International AIDS Conference Brings Local Spotlight

World leaders will converge on the District next summer for the 2012 International AIDS conference. And officials in the District say the global conference provides the perfect opportunity for D.C. to renew its fight against the epidemic.

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Maryland Gets Funding To Tackle Child Hunger

Maryland is receiving a federal grant worth more than $900,000 to try to reduce childhood hunger.

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New Claims Link Fort Detrick To Cancer Victims

An outspoken critic of Fort Detrick and that facility's possible link to suspected cancer clusters in Frederick, Md., is leveling new charges.

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Local Teen Helps Families Of Autistic Children In Va.

In Virginia, a teenager at Thomas Jefferson High School is doing her part to make a difference in the lives of autistic children, with a technology millions of people carry around in their pockets each day.