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Business Leaders Prepare For Federal Shutdown

Local business leaders are meeting at the Greater Washington Board of Trade to go over the potential impact of a federal government shutdown.

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Maryland GOP Expected To Propose Additional Cuts

Maryland House Republicans will be outlining plans to make deeper spending cuts in the state budget Tuesday afternoon.

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Push For Top-Grade Septic Systems Faces Resistance

In Maryland, a key legislator is recommending that a measure to ban septic systems for new major subdivisions be delayed.

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Libyan Protesters Can't Raise Pre-Gadhafi Flag At Embassy

Thwarted in their attempt to raise a pre-Gadhafi-era flag at Libya's embassy in Washington, D.C., peaceful protesters instead put together a passionate display on the sidewalk below.

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Stewart Will Wait To Decide On Run For U.S. Senate

In Virginia, Prince William County's board of supervisors chairman says he's not likely to make a decison about running for U.S. Senate before the end of the year.

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Md. Same-Sex Marriage Vote Delayed

In Annapolis, Md., the House Judiciary Committee delayed a planned vote on the state's same-sex marriage bill Tuesday due to a legislative "no-show."

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Cheh Wants Closer Look At Salary Increases Of Gray Staff

D.C. Council Member Mary Cheh says she wants to find out more about the steep salary increases that some of Mayor Vincent Gray's top staffers have received.