Prince George’s County

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Vocabulary Test Takes Away Some National Spelling Bee Drama

For viewers of last year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee, one of the most surprising results came courtesy of a test nobody saw.

05/25/2015

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Man Who Lit Cigarette While Getting Gas Dies

A man is dead after authorities say he was burned when he lit a cigarette while getting gas this afternoon in Prince George’s County.

05/24/2015

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Child Killed, Multiple Injured In Hyattsville Crash Involving Motorcycle

A child has died following a crash on the 3500 block of East West Highway in Hyattsville.

05/23/2015

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Video Shows Substitute Teacher Using Belt On Students

A Maryland substitute teacher under fire for the way he disciplined students. Troubling cell phone video shows the teacher using a belt on unruly sixth graders.

05/19/2015

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Police Searching For Man They Say Sexually Assaulted Md. Girl

Police say a 12-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in the hallway of her Forestville apartment building.

05/15/2015

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Firefighters Rescue 2 Children From Burning Maryland Home

Authorities in Prince George’s County say two small children have been rescued from a burning home in Fairmount Heights.

05/13/2015

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Police: 1 Dead, 4 Hurt After Md. Shooting

Prince George’s County police say one man is dead and four other are injured after a shooting in Capitol Heights.

05/13/2015

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Prince George’s Police Investigate Hit-And-Run Crash

Prince George’s County police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that critically injured a pedestrian.

05/09/2015

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Broken Pipe Leaks 10,000 Gallons Of Sewage Into Maryland Neighborhood

A broken sewer main has leaked thousands of gallons of raw sewage into a Maryland neighborhood.

05/06/2015

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Police Officer Found Guilty Of Assaulting Student In Md.

A Prince George’s County police officer has been found guilty of assaulting a student.

05/04/2015

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Man Sentenced To 18 Years For Bottle Bombs At Movie Theaters

A man convicted of setting off homemade bottle bombs at six movie theaters was sentenced to 18 years in prison.

05/04/2015

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2 Killed After Motorcycle Crashed Into Vehicle

A fiery motorcycle crash left the driver and his passenger dead.

05/04/2015

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