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Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’

The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.

08/06/2014

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Students Live Tiny Building Mini Houses To Learn About Sustainability

In the past 50 years, the average size of the American home was doubled. Bigger means more resources are used.

07/25/2014

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Things Tim Howard Could Save

The USA lost the game, but Tim Howard is winning the internet.

07/02/2014

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Calif. Man Charged With Sexual Solicitation Of A 15-Year-Old Md. Girl

A California man has been arrested for sexual solicitation of a 15-year-old girl in Anne Arundel County.

06/02/2014

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Comcast Increases Internet Speeds In D.C., Northeast

Comcast says it has increased its Internet speeds in the Washington area and Northeast region at no additional cost to customers.

04/11/2014

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Carroll County Schools Reveal Cyberattack

Carroll County public school officials are revealing a cyberattack that shut down Internet access for one day last week.

03/05/2014

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Obama To Visit Md. School, Discuss Internet Access

President Barack Obama is expected to visit a Prince George’s County school to talk about connecting more schools to high-speed Internet service.

02/03/2014

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Lawmakers Weighing Bills To Outlaw ‘Revenge Porn’

Legislators are comparing two bills that would make it a crime to take revenge on an ex-lover by posting their nude photos on the Internet — a practice known as “revenge porn.”

01/28/2014

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New Life For ‘Silk Road’ Website Selling Illegal Drugs

Five weeks ago, the FBI shut down what it calls the most sophisticated and extensive criminal marketplace on the Internet. Silk Road was a website selling illegal drugs and guns, but it may be finding new life.

11/07/2013

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Dial-Up Users Across Md. Say ‘Goodbye’ To Internet The Old-Fashioned Way

Goodbye dial-up. Thousands of homes and businesses across the state were still logging onto the Internet the old-fashioned way. But a new inter-county broadband system completed this week will change that.

10/12/2013

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Man Arrested For Distributing & Possessing Child Porn

Maryland State Police arrest a Baltimore man in connection with the distribution and possession of child pornography.

08/07/2013

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Spy Program Gathered Americans’ Internet Records

The Obama administration gathered U.S. citizens’ Internet data until 2011, continuing a spying program started under President George W. Bush that revealed whom Americans exchanged emails with and the Internet Protocol address of their computer, documents disclosed Thursday show.

06/27/2013

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