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Obama To Head To Camp David For Weekend Break

President Barack Obama plans to take a break at his presidential retreat beginning this weekend.

06/29/2012

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Md. Offers Town Of Thurmont $1.4M In Land Deal

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is offering the town of Thurmont $1.4 million for about 400 acres of land it owns.

06/20/2012

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Obama, G-8: Recovery Takes Both Growth And Cutting

Confronting an economic crisis that threatens them all, President Barack Obama and leaders of other world powers on Saturday declared that their governments must both spark growth and cut the debt that has crippled the European continent and put investors worldwide on edge.

05/19/2012

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Tight Security, Gnats For The Press Corps

Freedom of the press is a bit different at the G-8 summit.

05/19/2012

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Ethiopian Activists Join G-8 Protests In Maryland

Dozens of police officers in riot gear contained more than 200 Ethiopian activists who jammed a small Maryland town’s square Saturday to protest their prime minister’s involvement in a global economic summit at nearby Camp David.

05/19/2012

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White House Acclaims Exit Of Activist From China

The White House has welcomed the arrangement allowing a blind Chinese activist to leave Beijing and fly to the United States with his wife and two sons.

05/19/2012

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NORAD Intercepts 2 Aircraft Near Camp David

Military aircraft have intercepted two small planes in restricted airspace around Camp David, where world
leaders are gathering for an economic summit.

05/19/2012

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Quiet Thurmont Is Abuzz With Protesters & Reporters Covering The G-8 Summit

Some of the most powerful men and women in the world are arriving in Western Maryland. The G-8 Summit is getting underway outside Thurmont and the small mountain town is buzzing with activity.

05/18/2012

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Thurmont Alert As World Leaders Arrive At Camp David For G-8 Summit

Some of the world’s most powerful leaders are in Western Maryland for the G-8 Summit. The meeting at Camp David in Frederick County will focus on the world’s debt crisis and the war in Afghanistan.

05/18/2012

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G-8 Summit At Camp David Brings Together Powerful Leaders Who Hope To Address Critical Issues

The G-8 is composed of some of the most powerful leaders in the world. The group has been meeting for nearly 40 years, and this year’s gathering at Camp David will address some of the most critical issues facing us today.

05/18/2012

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Thurmont Tightens Security Ahead Of G-8 Summit

Leaders from the most powerful countries in the world descend on Maryland for the G-8 Summit. Critical world issues will be on the table, including the European financial crisis and the war on terror. And it’s all happening in a small mountain town.

05/17/2012

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Thurmont Businesses Hope G-8 Summit Will Help Boost Sales

A number of local and independent small businesses in the area of Camp David are counting on an economic boost from the G-8 Summit.

05/17/2012

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