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Hopkins Grad Killed In Kenya

The standoff in Kenya continues as terrorists continue to hold a number of people hostage in a shopping mall. Hundreds have been injured and dozens have died, including a Johns Hopkins graduate living in Kenya. She and her boyfriend were killed.

09/24/2013

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Md. Woman Narrowly Escaped Hostage Situation In Kenya

There’s still a very volatile situation in Kenya, where terrorists took control of a shopping mall, killing dozens of people. It’s still not clear whether some hostages are still inside. WJZ has learned a local woman narrowly escaped the gunfire.

09/23/2013

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Incredible Sight: Stranded Md. Aid Worker Recalls Massive Fire At Kenyan Airport

Stranded in Kenya. A massive fire at the Nairobi Airport traps nearly a dozen Marylanders on aid trips to Africa.

08/08/2013

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Former Caretaker Pleads Guilty To Beating Elderly Patient; Will Serve 6 Years In Prison

The woman accused in the highly publicized beating of an elderly man has pleaded guilty.

02/21/2013

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Opinion: Dumping Cold Water On Trump’s October Surprise

While Trump may have an “October surprise” that will destroy President Obama’s reelection campaign for the White House, I don’t think it’s going to be much more than seeing Trump get the headlines for part of the day, again.

10/24/2012

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Opinion: It’s Obama’s Turn To Release Some Documents

While the “left” has distracted the campaign much too long by screaming about Romney’s tax information for months, the “right” has been asking for President Barack Obama’s academic records and other documents for years. The president should take his turn at disclosing long asked for documents.

09/25/2012

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WJZ Investigation Update: Kenyan Extradited To Baltimore In Alleged Elder Abuse Caught On Tape

Baltimore police say a woman depicted in a video allegedly abusing an elderly man in 2007 is being extradited to the U.S. from her home country of Kenya.

08/22/2012

A woman (R) takes pictures of cherry blossoms at the Tidal Basin on March 29, 2011 in Washington, DC. Americans celebrating the beauty of Washington's landmark pink cherry blossoms this spring have at heart the tragedies jolting Japan, which gave the trees to the United States. More than 27,000 people are dead or missing, and two weeks after the 9.0-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami crippled the aging nuclear plant in northeastern Japan, rescue work is still under way to avoid a major nuclear disaster. As many as one million people are expected to stream through the Mall esplanade area during the Cherry Blossom Festival from March 26 through April 10. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Record Set In 10-Mile Cherry Blossom Run In D.C.

A Kenyan man set a course record in the annual 10-mile Credit Union Cherry Blossom run over the weekend.

04/02/2012