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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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Black Bear In Bethesda Relocated After Spending Day In Tree

A wild scene near the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Montgomery County.

06/19/2014

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Bethesda Shop To Be Fined Over Giant Skateboard Decoration

A Maryland skateboard shop could face fines because of a 12-foot-long skateboard decoration that hangs on the outside of its store.

04/26/2014

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Eastern Tech Among Md. High Schools Ranked Best In The Nation

U.S. News and World Report ranks the nation’s top high schools. Several Maryland schools made the prestigious list.

04/24/2014

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Bethesda Readies For 15th Annual Literary Festival

Bethesda is readying for its 15th annual literary festival.

04/10/2014

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Walter Reed To Join Navy’s Anti-Terrorism Drill

Officials at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda say the hospital is participating in a Navy-wide anti-terrorism exercise this week.

02/26/2014

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Man Stabs 2 In Mall Parking Lot Dispute

Montgomery County police say a 24-year-old Potomac man stabbed two people in a dispute in a mall parking lot.

11/15/2013

Lockheed Martin, located in Bethesda, is the U.S. government's largest defense contractor. In 2010, it grossed $45,189.0 million in revenue and ranked 44 on the Fortune 500 ranks, according to CNNMoney.com.

Lockheed Martin Cutting 4,000 Jobs, Closing Plants

Lockheed Martin is cutting 4,000 jobs, about 3.5 percent of its workforce, as the defense contractor continues to look for ways to lower costs amid reduced government spending.

11/14/2013

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Police: Georgetown Prep Staffer Took Gun To School

Montgomery County Police say a Georgetown Preparatory School staffer took a gun to work and put the unloaded, holstered weapon on his desk.

11/08/2013

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Injured Soldier On 1st Deployment To Afghanistan Dies In Md.

The Defense Department says a 26-year-old soldier from Mill City, Ore., has died of injuries suffered in Afghanistan.

08/07/2013

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911 Calls Released Of Deadly Parking Garage Collapse

A desperate call for help. Montgomery County officials have released tapes of the 911 calls made after a portion of parking garage collapsed and trapped two construction workers, killing one.

05/30/2013

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