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Warning To Parents: Do Not Leave Children Alone In Hot Car

With one heat-related death in the city already this summer, city officials are issuing an important warning to parents.

06/30/2015

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30 Kids Killed In 2014 Due To Being Left In Hot Cars

With temperatures climbing to 90 degrees or higher, AAA Mid-Atlantic wants to remind parents to not leave their children in unattended vehicles, for risk or injury or death.

06/10/2015

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Dogs & Cats Left In Stifling Hot Cars A Dangerous Trend

This time of year is when police start seeing pets trapped in hot cars–because what feels good to us, can be deadly to them. Between Maryland’s heat and humidity, cars quickly become death-traps for animals with no way out.

05/07/2015

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WEATHER BLOG: Drier Air

The heat and humidity experienced Tuesday across much of the Northeast and the mid-Atlantic states certainly isn’t unheard of during early-September.

09/03/2014

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WEATHER BLOG: Hot & Humid

It’s looking good, again. But Tuesday will have that Mid-Atlantic summer feel that has been rare this season. Hot, near 90, and humid.

08/05/2014

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WEATHER BLOG: Heat And Humidity On The Rise

High pressure will slowly drift east over the next 24+ hours and as it moves, we will be on the lookout for a few isolated thunderstorms through Tuesday (mainly north and west of the the metropolitan).

07/21/2014

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Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot Cars

Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.

07/09/2014

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Lawyer: Dundalk Dad Did Not Intentionally Leave Toddler In Hot Car During N.Y. Shopping Trip

A Maryland man is charged with criminal child endangerment for leaving his toddler in a locked car in the sweltering heat. This latest case comes on the heels of a murder investigation involving a Georgia father whose child died in a hot car.

07/04/2014

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Mercury Rising! It’s Another Steamy One In Maryland

Some potentially powerful thunderstorms are rolling through the region. Not only could we see more storms, it ‘s another steamy summer day.

07/03/2014

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Dog Euthanized, Owner Charged With Abuse After Yorkie Was Left In Hot Car For 2 Hours

A New York City woman is charged with animal neglect after leaving her Yorkie in a car in Annapolis for about two hours. The dog, named Chloe, had to be euthanized due to heat exhaustion.

07/02/2014

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It’s A Hot One! Heat Advisory, Severe Thunderstorm Watch In Effect

The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory until 7 p.m. Wednesday.

07/02/2014

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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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