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Harford County Students Buckling Up For A Lesson

Car crashes are the leading cause of death for teens in the United States. With that in mind, a new campaign is launched at high schools across the nation to make young people better drivers.

10/18/2014

Zymirah McGill

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.

09/02/2014

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Speed Limit Lowered Along Dangerous Stretch Of Route 1 In College Park

Three people dead in just one year. All of them were college students who were hit by cars as they walked on Route 1 in College Park.

07/24/2014

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Abducted Baltimore County Girl Found In S.C., Father In Police Custody

Relief and joy. A little girl will soon be home after a nationwide search comes to an end. Authorities found Caitlyn Virts more than 400 miles from Baltimore in South Carolina.

03/08/2014

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How Safe Are The Smallest Small Cars?

The Honda Fit’s crash test saw the dummy’s head barely contact the frontal airbag before sliding off and hitting the instrument panel. During the test of the 500, the driver’s door opened after the hinges tore. An open door creates a risk that the driver could be partially or completely ejected.

01/22/2014

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Small Amounts Of Lead Can Change Children’s Lives Forever

Older homes in older cities mean a higher risk of lead poisoning. Children are especially at risk of lead poisoning. Now the Environmental Protection Agency is taking another step to keep Baltimore’s children safe.

10/24/2013

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Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s Tips For A Safe Halloween

Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.

10/24/2013

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UV Nail Lamps Safe, Study Suggests

Widely used UV nail lamps are highly unlikely to cause skin cancer, even if used weekly for 250 years.

12/11/2012

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Are Smartphone Health Apps Safe?

With health apps for smartphones increasing, new concerns arise over how they are being regulated.

09/25/2012

Tips For A More Safe And Secure Internet Shopping Experience

More than half of consumers are expected to shop over the Internet this year. The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) and The Harbor Bank of Maryland have issued tips to help consumers stay safe and secure when ordering online.

09/20/2012

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Police Say Cal Ripken’s Mother Found Safe After Abduction At Gunpoint

Blindfolded and shoved into a stranger’s car. Police say Cal Ripken’s mother is safe after a terrifying abduction in Harford County, but her attacker is still on the loose.

07/25/2012

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Mall Guard Charged With Stealing Safe From Kiosk

Anne Arundel County Police say a security guard at Arundel Mills mall has been charged with a safe from a gold dealer’s kiosk.

01/26/2012

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