Sky No Longer The Limit: First Probe Ever Lands On Comet

Making history. European scientists land a spacecraft on a moving comet.


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Military Probes Death Of Walter Reed Worker

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda says it’s investigating the death of a hospital worker from western Maryland.


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Police Investigating Missing Girl Case Find Woman Dead

Police say officers found the body of a woman while checking a Maryland motel as part of a search for an 8-year-old girl missing from Washington, D.C.


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Police Probe String Of Burglaries In Annapolis

Annapolis police are investigating a string of burglaries that may have happened within minutes of each other at local businesses.



Montgomery County Police Probe Fatal Shooting

Montgomery County police are investigating a shooting in the Bel Pre area that left a 28-year-old man dead.


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Md. U.S. Attorney 1 Of 2 Picked To Lead Government Leaks Probe

It’s considered a major threat to the safety of the United States. And one of Maryland’s top leaders will help spearhead an effort to stop leaks from within the government’s own intelligence agencies.


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Holder Appoints 2 U.S. Attorneys To Lead Leaks Probe

Two U.S. attorneys are taking over separate FBI investigations into leaks of national security information that critics have accused the White House of orchestrating to improve President Barack Obama’s re-election chances, a claim Obama calls “offensive” and “wrong.”


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Space Heaters Eyed In Probe Of Western Md. Fire

Investigators say a family in Cumberland was using oil-filled space heaters to heat a house that burned over the weekend, killing three women.


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Fight Leads To Pepper Spray Incident At Chesapeake High

Pepper spray released in a Baltimore County high school sent 16 people to local hospitals. Officers tell WJZ a school officer used pepper spray to break up a fight.


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Maryland Company To Pay $150M In Health Fraud Probe

Federal authorities are set to announce a $150 million settlement against a Maryland-based health care company accused of defrauding Medicaid and other federal programs.


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Baltimore OKs Spending For Officer’s Death Probe

Baltimore city officials have approved $75,000 to fund an investigation into the shooting death of a police officer in January.


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Donor Says Leopold Is Under Investigation

Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold is under investigation by a state office, according to a donor who says he was contacted during the probe.