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More Dismissals Possible In Drug Cases Connected To FBI Agent

Prosecutors said they're looking at cases involving more than 150 defendants that had connections to agent Matthew Lowry.

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National Children's Museum To Return To D.C. After Two Years At National Harbor

Two years ago, the National Children's Museum left H Street for the greener pastures of the National Harbor, but a 

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'House Of Cards' A Loser For Maryland Taxpayers?

House of Cards may be set in D.C., but it's filmed in neighboring Maryland, where a new report finds tax credits for the show's production are not a net winner for the state as a whole.

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Poultry Report Outlines Costs Of Maryland's New Phosphorus Regulations

In an effort to limit phosphorus runoff into the Chesapeake Bay, Maryland environmental groups have sought to limit the use of litter from poultry farms as fertilizer. A new report outlines just how much that would cost.

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Muslim Holiday Might Become A Day Off In Montgomery County Schools

If demographics deem it necessary, the Muslim holiday of Eid-ul-Adha could become a day off for students in Montgomery County.
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This Week On Metro Connection: D.C. Tech

Washington may be known as a government town — but plenty of people say it's becoming a major hub for technology, as well.
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Medical Marijuana Program Takes Step Forward In Maryland

On Thursday, a panel charged with forming the regulations for Maryland's medical marijuana program finally approved the rules after a series of delays.
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Inside The Lab Of A Nobel Prize Winner

Eric Betzig just won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. We'll find out what he's working on now.
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No Policy Proposals Expected On Larry Hogan's Maryland 'Thank You' Tour

Former Democratic State Sen. Robert Neall will oversee budget and financial issues for Hogan's transition team, but Maryland's governor-elect still isn't talking about his plans for the Purple Line or other big issues.
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Montgomery County School Board Votes To Stop Recognizing Religious Holidays

The school system will continue to permit seasonal days off, but officially, they won't be for religious holidays.

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