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Washington Redskins v Baltimore Ravens

Redskins Safety To Appeal 2-Game Suspension For Head Blow To Ravens’ Torrey Smith

Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather will appeal the two-game suspension for his latest helmet-to-helmet blow, a hit his coach called a “legitimate football play” while teammates stood up for him with much stronger words.

08/26/2014

boat

Sign Up For Season’s Last Boater Safety Class

Here’s a sign that summer is winding down: The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels is offering its last boater safety course of the season.

07/29/2014

speed limit

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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How To DIY Safely

From simple home repairs to high-scale improvements, DIY projects can provide an enjoyable experience and rewarding results.

07/16/2014

Natural gas, gas drilling

Md. Recommends Tight Restrictions On Gas Drilling

State regulators on Friday recommended some of the nation’s tightest restrictions on shale gas drilling, aimed partly at protecting drinking water from being contaminated by methane leaking from drill sites in western Maryland.

07/11/2014

police lights

Prince George’s To Conduct Evacuation Exercise

The Prince George’s County Office of Emergency Management is conducting a mass care and evacuation exercise.

07/11/2014

fireworks

Preparations Underway For Inner Harbor 4th Of July Festivities

Just about 24 hours and counting until fireworks light up the night sky downtown. As the city prepares for tens of thousands, preparations are also underway for any potential trouble.

07/03/2014

(L) Katie Pohler, (R) Todd Green

Survivor Speaks Out After Drunk Driver Slams Into Couple Riding Bikes

An investigation is underway in Anne Arundel County after police say a drunk driver slammed into a young couple riding their bicycles in Annapolis.

06/30/2014

illegal fireworks

Fireworks Safety Paramount As 4th Of July Approaches

A warning as an American holiday celebration proves to be the cause of an increasing number of serious hospital visits for kids.

06/28/2014

lightning

Multiple Homes, 16-Year-Old Struck By Lightning In Harford County

A new warning about the serious danger of lightning strikes, as we get into the summer months. Harford County is recovering from damage and even injury after Wednesday night’s active storms.

06/26/2014

(Photo Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?

Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don’t expect to buy your own just yet.

06/23/2014

Thomas Williams

Elkton Man Charged For Faulty Fire & Life Safety Services At JD’s Smokehouse

An Elkton man—whose license was revoked after a 2013 investigation—has been arrested for performing fire and life safety maintenance at a local restaurant. Officials say the services would have failed in a real emergency.

06/13/2014

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