Northern Snakeheads Spread To Upper Potomac, C&O Canal

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says northern snakehead fish have made their way into the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, and almost certainly the upper Potomac River.


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Authorities: 2 Dead, 2 Hurt In Montgomery County Crash

Authorities in Montgomery County say two people are dead and two more are seriously injured after a car crashed into a tree.


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Searchers Return To Potomac To Look For Missing Swimmer

Search teams are returning to the Potomac River to look for a missing swimmer.


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Yosemite Rock Climber Helps Promote Kids-in-parks Program

A rock climber who recently made history at Yosemite National Park is lending his celebrity to a government program that encourages families to visit federal lands.



Md. Native Alan Gross Speaks After Release From Cuban Prison

Maryland native Alan Gross has landed at Andrews Air Force base after he was released from a Cuban prison.


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Alan Gross’ Wife Addresses His Cuban Imprisonment

It’s been five years since a Maryland man was arrested in Havana, Cuba for expanding Internet access to a small Jewish community. Alex Demetrick reports.



Md. Murder-Suicide Victims Died Of Gunshot Wounds

Montgomery County police say the victims of a murder-suicide that followed an accusation of workplace theft died of gunshot wounds.


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$2.8M Grant Awarded To Study Bridge Over Potomac River

The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $2.8 million to study the long-term replacement of the Long Bridge over the Potomac River.


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15-Year-Old Girl Reported Missing From Potomac Found Safe

A 15-year-old girl reported missing last week from Potomac has been located safe and unharmed.


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Man Dies After His Car Plunges Into The Potomac River

A car is pulled out of the Potomac Sunday with a victim inside. It happened Sunday after a car traveling on the George Washington Memorial parkway left the road and plunged into the river.



2 Workers Rescued After Trench Collapse In Potomac

Two workers are rescued after nearly being buried alive in Montgomery County.


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Man Convicted In Montgomery County Parking Lot Stabbings

A Potomac man charged with attempted murder after two people were stabbed in the parking lot of a Montgomery County shopping mall has been convicted on lesser charges.