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Navy Probes Deaths Of 2 Divers At Aberdeen Proving Ground

Two Navy divers are killed during a diving operation in Harford County. This is the second deadly incident at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in the past month.

02/27/2013

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U.S. Traffic Fatalities Rise For First Time Since 2005

Traffic fatalities may no longer be on the decline.

02/25/2013

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Flu Deaths ‘Unpredictable’

U.S. deaths from flu range from about 3,000 to about 50,000 per year.

01/23/2013

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Cancer Death Rates Drop 20 Percent Since 1991

More than a half a million people are predicted to die this year in America from all forms of cancer. Though the overall number is staggering, the predicted deaths are showing a decrease from a high reached in 1991.

01/22/2013

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Baltimore Police Investigate 4 Killings In 6 Hours

Baltimore police say they are investigating four deaths in a span of six hours.

01/13/2013

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Most Cancer Deaths Continue To Drop

Cancer death rates decreased by 1.6 percent from 2000 to 2009.

01/09/2013

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U.S. Traffic Deaths Decline in 2011; Fatality Rate Hits All-Time Low

In 2011, fewer people died on U.S. roads than at any time since 1949.

12/17/2012

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Pedestrian Deaths Remain Stubborn In Md.

Maryland transportation officials are setting less ambitious goals after failing to significantly reduce pedestrian deaths in the state.

12/03/2012

Infant Travel Beds Recalled

About 220,000 infant travel beds have been recalled after reports of one infant’s death and nine others entrapped or distressed while inside the portable sleep tents. Click on the link for more information.

11/16/2012

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Sandy Gone, Caribbean Mourns 58 Dead, Cleans Up

The Caribbean death toll from Hurricane Sandy rose again sharply on Saturday, even as the storm swirled away toward the U.S. East Coast.

10/27/2012

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FDA: Fungus In Tainted Steroids And Patients Match

The fungus found in tainted steroid shots matches the one behind the national meningitis outbreak that has killed 20 people, federal health officials said Thursday.

10/18/2012

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Woman Hospitalized After Meningitis Outbreak Speaks With WJZ

More cases of meningitis from tainted steroids. Tuesday, the CDC reported another three deaths, bringing the death toll to 11. Here in Maryland, affected families are on edge.

10/09/2012

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