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Best Patriotic Ways To Celebrate Memorial Day

Families can preserve the sanctity of Memorial Day while maintaining hope for the future and joy in the present. No matter what state you call home, there are many ways to mark the day.

05/12/2014

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Slain Md. Sailor Buried As Hero At Arlington

A sailor from western Maryland who was fatally shot protecting another sailor aboard a Navy destroyer has been laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.

04/25/2014

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Obamas, Clintons To Visit JFK Gravesite Wednesday

President Barack Obama will visit John F. Kennedy’s gravesite next week and pay tribute to two of Kennedy’s lasting initiatives as the nation observes the 50th anniversary of his assassination.

11/15/2013

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Memorial Day Celebrations In Baltimore

Baltimore is set to hold events throughout the weekend to honor all U.S. soldiers. Take the time to attend and remember these heroes.

05/13/2013

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Prince Harry Visits Washington D.C. As Part Of Spring Tour

A one man British invasion. Prince Harry is in Washington D.C. to begin his spring tour of the U.S.

05/09/2013

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Md. Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Army Pilot Killed In Afghan Crash

Flags in Maryland are flying at half-staff in honor of an Army helicopter pilot killed in a crash in Afghanistan.

04/15/2013

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Korean War Anniversary Event May Shrink

The Pentagon says the federal budget battle may force it to shrink this summer’s 60th anniversary commemoration of the end of the Korean War.

03/14/2013

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Anti-Bigotry Group Honors D.C.-Area Investigations

The succession of shootings occurred in the middle of the night, each targeting Washington-area military buildings like the Pentagon and Marine Corps museum. No one was hurt, but the sporadic reports of fired shots nearly two years ago startled a Washington community constantly on edge about terrorism.

09/24/2012

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Snapshots From Fourth Day Without Power In Eastern U.S.

At Ayd Hardware in Towson, a chalk sidewalk sign said in big letters “YES/DRY ICE.” That was enough to draw in Sheila Williams of the Lochearn area of Baltimore County, who happened to be driving by.

07/03/2012

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Metro To Change Rush Hour Service

Metrorail riders will soon see more trains during the morning and afternoon rush hours.

05/28/2012

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Obama Honors Fallen Troops At Arlington Cemetery

President Barack Obama paid tribute Monday to the men and women who have died defending America, saying the country must strive “to be a nation worthy of your sacrifice.”

05/28/2012

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Westboro Protesters Met With Opposition Outside Glen Burnie High

Protests unfold in Anne Arundel County on Tuesday as the infamous Westboro Baptist Church pickets outside of Glen Burnie High School. But the turnout by counter-protesters is the other part of the story.

03/13/2012

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