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Smithsonian Natural History Museum Closes Briefly

The Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum closed Thursday morning for emergency technology repairs.

08/14/2014

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Busy Section Of Ritchie Highway Closed Due To Emergency Repairs

Ritchie Highway will be closed in both directions at 8th Avenue in Glen Burnie for at least an estimated eight hours due to emergency repair work.

08/04/2014

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Southwest Flight From BWI Makes Emergency Landing In Columbus

A Southwest Airlines flight from BWI made an emergency landing at Port Columbus International Airport late Tuesday night, according to our sister station WBNS.

07/23/2014

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Md. Sweltering From Heat And Humidity For 3rd Straight Day

Baltimore bakes amid the first heat wave of the season. The heat index climbed to 100 degrees Wednesday, and people struggled to keep cool.

06/18/2014

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Frederick County 1st In Md. To Take Emergency Calls Via Text Message

The way one Maryland county handles 911 calls is getting an upgrade. Frederick County is the first in Maryland to let people text 911.

05/15/2014

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Emergency Responders Promise Constant Vigilance After Mall In Columbia Shooting

Safety concerns continue to be a high priority at the Mall in Columbia. On Saturday, a training session took place that brought to mind the significance of effective emergency response.

03/22/2014

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D.C. Declares Snow Emergency Starting Early Monday

District of Columbia officials have declared a snow emergency will go into effect early Monday. That means cars parked on snow emergency routes will be ticketed and towed.

03/02/2014

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Emergency Helicopter Comes To Lower Shore

Full-service emergency helicopter service has come to the Lower Shore.

02/03/2014

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Man Dies After Suffering Medical Emergency During Elkridge Traffic Stop

A Howard County man is dead after suffering a medical emergency during a traffic stop.

10/19/2013

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3 Questions Give Emergency Crews A Head Start In Anne Arundel Co.

Every day 911 dispatchers send rescuers into life or death situations. Those who go to the scene will tell you the sooner they arrive, the better it is for the patient.

09/12/2013

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Fire Shuts Down Power At Md. Hospital

Prince George’s Hospital Center is using emergency generators and only accepting emergency walk-in patients after a fire in the hospital’s power plant.

09/06/2013

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Garrett County Emergency Ops Center Hits Hurdle

Garrett County’s emergency management chief says technical difficulties are delaying completion of a new command center 10 months after Superstorm Sandy exposed problems with the county’s emergency response.

09/05/2013

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