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Number Of Deaths During Heat Wave Rises To 13

The Maryland health department is reporting that the death toll in this heat wave now stands at 13.

07/08/2012

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Severe Heat Claims 9 Lives; Baltimore City Extends Heat Emergency For Another Week

It’s another sizzling hot summer evening. For the tenth straight day, temperatures soared above 90 degrees and it’s only going to get hotter. All across Maryland, people are trying to stay cool whether it’s with water or finding some much needed shade.

07/06/2012

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Md. Health Dept. Confirms 8 Heat-Related Deaths

Four more heat-related deaths are reported in Maryland. That brings the total number to eight. Five of those are from Baltimore City. Doctors are now warning people to stay out of the sun or find a place to cool off.

07/05/2012

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2 Accidents Raise U.S. Storm, Blackout Toll To 26

The death toll blamed on storms and the ensuing blackout across the eastern U.S. is now at 26 after two accidents in Virginia.

07/04/2012

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Heat Turns Deadly As Power Restoration From Massive Storms Continues

Day four and the lights are still out for tens of thousands. The heat turned deadly as cleanup continues around the region from this monstrous storm.

07/03/2012

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Death Toll From Storms Rises To 14

The death toll from the storms that devastated the eastern U.S. has risen to 14.

07/01/2012

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Information Sought On Bald Eagle Deaths

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says it is asking the public for information about two bald eagle deaths in Talbot County.

05/02/2012

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Baltimore Police Investigating 2 Unrelated Deaths

Baltimore police say they are investigating two unrelated deaths that occurred over the weekend, including that of a 25-year-old Tennessee woman.

04/30/2012

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MRSA Found In Maryland Respiratory Deaths

The Centers for Disease Control says two of three family members who died from a respiratory illness earlier this year in Calvert County were infected with an antibiotic resistant bacterial strain.

04/26/2012

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Firefighters To Knock On Doors After Fatal CO Leak

A day after five people died of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning in Oxon Hill, Prince George’s County firefighters will canvass the neighborhood to check for working smoke alarms and answer questions about the deadly gas.

04/25/2012

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2 Men Found Dead Less Than A Mile Apart

Authorities are investigating the deaths of two young men who were found less than a mile apart in Prince George’s County.

02/07/2012

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Western Md. Fire Deaths Turn Focus To Smoke Alarms

Seven fire deaths in three months have prompted donations of scores of smoke alarms in Cumberland and Allegany County.

02/01/2012

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