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Georgetown Defeats Maryland In NCAA Women's Tournament

Two local teams faced each other in the NCAA womens basketball tournament last night, but only one could advance, and it's Georgetown that's moving on, after beating the University of Maryland 79-57.

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Maryland Delegation Urged To Fight Cuts, Get Money For Roads

Money for mass transit projects like the Purple Line in suburban D.C. topped Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley's wish list when he traveled to Capitol Hill.

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Royal Couple Choses D.C. Charity To Receive Wedding Gifts

Prince William and Kate Middleton have selected a Washington-based organization as one of the charities chosen to recieve donations in lieu of gifts to the royal couple.

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'Moving The Chains': The History Of The ACC's First African-American Player

A new play coming to the Lincoln Theatre next week tells the story of the first African-American football player at the University of Maryland -- and in the entire Atlantic Coast Conference. Darryl Hill speaks with WAMU's Rebecca Sheir about his historic career.

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Washington Kastles To Get A New Home

The Washington Kastles are building a new stadium along the waterfront in Southwest D.C. They'll compete there this summer.

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Rockfish Season To Reopen For Two Days

In Maryland, the Department of Natural Resources is reversing an earlier decision to close the rockfish season for commercial fishermen following a massive poaching scandal.

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Tennis Program Teaches D.C. Children Success On And Off Court

An ambitious program charged with bringing world-class tennis instruction to children living in the inner-city neighborhoods of D.C. is starting to show results beyond the court.