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A picture taken from the Kuwaiti capital with a telescopic lens shows, a gigantic sunspot known as AR2192, and measures almost 80,000 miles across, on the lower center of the sun on October 25, 2014. AFP PHOTO/YASSER Al-ZAYYAT        (Photo credit should read YASSER AL-ZAYYAT/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA Scientists Work To Make Sunspots More Predictable

While winter weather has gripped much of the nation, there’s also a focus this week on space weather as NASA scientists look to make sunspots more predictable.

11/20/2014

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Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck In Greenbelt

Prince George’s County Police say a man has died after being struck and killed while trying to cross a road in Greenbelt.

10/03/2014

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Md. Man Charged In Heroin Death Could Get Life

A Maryland man has been indicted on charges that he sold heroin to someone who died as a result of taking the drug.

09/30/2014

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New NASA Mission Hoping To Find Out What Turned Mars Into The Red Planet

This Sunday may mark the end of summer, but it’s the start of a new Mars mission. A NASA spacecraft will lock into orbit on Sept. 21.

09/19/2014

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Man Indicted In $1M Online Romance Scam

A Maryland man has been indicted on federal charges of defrauding elderly people on online dating services of more than $1 million by pretending to be romantically interested in them.

08/21/2014

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2 Md. Sites Make Shortlist For New FBI Headquarters

The headquarters of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, a storied building named after the agency’s first director, would be relocated out of the nation’s capital and into the suburbs under a federal government proposal released Tuesday.

07/29/2014

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Doctors Indicted For Alleged Health Care Fraud

Two doctors who owned and operated a pain management clinic have been indicted on charges of health care fraud.

06/26/2014

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Metro: Greenbelt Station Open This Weekend

Metro says it’s canceling planned track work that would have closed the Greenbelt station on the green line this weekend.

12/13/2013

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Metro Plans Red Line Work This Weekend

Metro says free shuttle buses will replace trains on a section of the red line to allow for weekend work.

10/16/2013

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Things Heating Up In Space: Heightened Activity Reported On Sun

It’s not visible by eye, but the sun is experiencing a great deal of activity right now.

06/14/2013

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Maryland-Controlled Rover Measures Greenland Ice Cap

NASA has a history of sending robotic rovers to Mars but its latest will work right here on Earth.

05/06/2013

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NASA Testing New Global Precipitation Measurement Equipment In Md.

We are in an era where climate change and our carbon footprint are under the microscope. Scientists are constantly trying to learn more about these issues.

04/12/2013

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