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Boil Water Advisory In Effect For Parts Of Prince George's County

A broken water main has prompted the WSSC to issue a Boil Water Advisory for areas of southern Prince George's County.

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Brown Praises Ruling Upholding Maryland's Assault Weapon Ban

Maryland Democratic gubernatorial nominee Anthony Brown is praising a federal judge's ruling that upheld the state's ban on assault rifles and large ammunition clips.
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Federal Judge Upholds Maryland Ban On Assault Rifles, Large Ammunition Clips

Gun owners, gun rights groups and gun retailers had sued the state of Maryland, saying the ban on 45 assault rifles and large ammunition clips was unconstitutional. A federal judge in Maryland disagreed.
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Is BRT The Transportation Future In Montgomery County?

Officials are showing off the 60-foot BRT buses that could be a major factor in reducing transit congestion at the county's agricultural fair,
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Travon Bennett Convicted For Honor Student's Murder In Prince George's

Travon Bennett was found guilty of second degree murder, armed robbery and other charges relating to Marckel Ross' death.
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3-Year-Old D.C. Girl Killed By Stray Bullet In Prince George's County

Police in Prince George's County say a 3-year-old girl is dead after being struck by gunfire.
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Two-Dozen Riders Rescued After Maryland Roller Coaster Stops Mid-Ride

Fire and rescue personnel from Prince George's County were called to The Joker's Jinx roller coaster at Six Flags in Prince George's County just before 2:30 p.m. on Sunday after the coaster suddenly became stuck mid-ride.
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Montgomery County Cab Drivers Join Forces With National Union

A union representing taxi drivers in Montgomery County is now part of a larger alliance.
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Maryland Town Asks Residents Not To Give To Panhandlers, Sparking Debate

Salisbury's newest strategy to curb panhandling has sparked a citywide debate on how the Eastern Shore’s largest city handles its homeless residents.
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In The White Marlin Open, A Hunt For The Biggest Fish

In Maryland, today is the final day of fishing in the world's largest billfish tournament: the White Marlin Open in Ocean City, where there's $2.7 million in prize money up for grabs.