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Police: Man Critically Injured In Columbia Shooting

Family targeted. A terrible act of violence on this Thanksgiving holiday. A suspects knocks on a door and then opens fire.


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10-Year-Old Autistic Boy Rescued From Water Near Dam

A woman whose autistic 10-year-old son was safely rescued from waters near a dam praised the several agencies that helped find him.


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Maryland Schools Reinforce Safety Plans In Wake Of Conn. Massacre

Schools across Maryland are working to ease the minds of concerned parents after the deadly school shooting in Connecticut.



Howard County Police Arrest 2 In Connection With 4 Daytime Burglaries

Howard County police have arrested two suspects in connection with four burglaries where the front doors were kicked in.


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Howard County Police Shoot And Kill Suspect Wanted For Assault

Howard County police have shot and killed a Baltimore man who had fled with his two-year-old child after holding his estranged girlfriend and the mother of his child at gunpoint.


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Police Investigate Wrong-Way Fatal Car Crash In Howard County

Police are investigating a fatal car crash in Howard County.


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5 Arrested After Meth Lab Bust At Howard County Holiday Inn Express

Guests are evacuated at a hotel and hazmat crews rush to the scene after police find ingredients for a dangerous drug. It all went down Monday night in Elkridge.


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Neighbors Say They Always Suspected Accused Elkridge Man In His Wife’s 1991 Murder

New details about a 21-year-old murder case just cracked in Howard County. People who knew the missing woman and her accused husband say there was reason to suspect him all along.