Bethesda

Nina Pham

Nurse In ‘Fair’ Condition After Flight From Dallas To Frederick

So far, only three cases of Ebola have been diagnosed on U.S. soil. But after missteps in the initial response and fears over hospitals not being prepared, panic over a possible outbreak is growing.

10/17/2014

Nina Pham

Dallas Nurse With Ebola Arrives At NIH For Treatment

The first patient to contract Ebola on U.S. soil is now in Maryland. The 26-year-old nurse just arrived at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda.

10/16/2014

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Md. Woman Ordered To Pay $22K For Rare Book Thefts

A Bethesda woman has been ordered to pay more than $22,000 to her former friend after admitting in court to stealing dozens of rare books from her, including one worth $8,000.

10/15/2014

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Va. Man Charged With Transferring HIV To Md. Woman

A Virginia man has been arrested on charges of having unprotected sex with a Maryland woman without telling her he was HIV-positive.

10/13/2014

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Metro To Close Bethesda Stations To Fix Leaks

Metro officials plan to close three red line stations in Bethesda for 14 weekends in 2016 to repair persistent leaks in the tunnels and to avoid a long-term shutdown of the red line that had been feared.

10/09/2014

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Metro Begins Replacement Of Bethesda Escalators

Metro is beginning a two-year project to replace the escalators at its Bethesda station, home to some of the longest escalators in the world.

10/06/2014

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Doctor Exposed To Ebola Now Being Treated In Md.

An American doctor exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone is in isolation now at NIH.

09/29/2014

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NJ Gov. Christie To Attend Fundraiser For Hogan

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to attend a fundraiser this month for Republican Larry Hogan, who is running for governor of Maryland.

09/02/2014

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1st Human Trials With Ebola Vaccine To Begin Next Week In Maryland

The Ebola virus is killing people in Western Africa even faster than before. It could affect more than 20,000 people before the epidemic is over.

08/28/2014

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Purple Line Suit Seeks To Protect Rare Creatures

A trail group in Bethesda, Maryland, is suing the U.S. Transportation Department, alleging a planned light-rail route through some Washington suburbs would harm two rare, shrimplike creatures.

08/27/2014

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Bethesda, Rockville on Snobbiest Small Cities List

A real estate website has named two Montgomery County cities among the top 10 snobbiest small cities in America.

07/25/2014

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NIH Worker: Never Notified About Smallpox Vials Found In Storage Room

There is new fallout over forgotten vials of the deadly smallpox virus found at the National Institutes of Health in Maryland. N.I.H. employees tell WJZ they were never notified about the mistake.

07/10/2014

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