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Study: Summer Months Spark Increase In Fatal Accidents Involving Teens

Summer danger. We’re in the middle of what AAA Mid-Atlantic calls the “100 Deadliest Days…” a stretch between Memorial Day and Labor Day that sparks an increase in fatal accidents involving teenage drivers.

05/27/2015

distracted driving

Study: Distracted Drivers Know Dangers But Disregard Them

According to a recent study by AAA, new numbers show that despite the high number of deaths and injuries, people still haven’t gotten the message when it comes to distracted driving.

02/10/2015

Conowingo Dam

Exelon To Fund More Study Of Conowingo Dam

The Maryland Department of the Environment says Exelon Corp. will pay up to $3.5 million to fund more study of the Conowingo power dam’s effects on Susquehanna River and Chesapeake Bay water quality.

12/08/2014

wind turbines

New Study Says Wind Energy Has Double Benefits

A new study released Thursday find a double benefit from increasing wind energy in Maryland.

12/04/2014

distracted driving

AAA: Hands-Free Technology May Actually Increase Distracted Driving

Experts say hands-free technology is safe to use behind the wheel, but a new study by AAA Mid-Atlantic suggests these popular features may actually increase distraction.

10/12/2014

shooter incidents

New FBI Study Shows Number Of Active Shooter Incidents On The Rise

From the Columbia mall shooting to the tragedy at the Washington Navy Yard, we’ve seen the devastation of active shooter incidents.

09/25/2014

Potomac River

$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.

09/18/2014

ebola

Fort Detrick Lab To Study Ebola Treatment

Researchers at the Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) at Fort Detrick are planning a study on an experimental drug that was given to two American aid workers to treat the Ebola virus.

08/14/2014

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Study: Depression Found In Preschoolers

A new study has found that depression in children can start as young as preschool.

08/07/2014

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Study: People Fear Male-Named Hurricanes More

Which scares you more: Hurricane Victor or Hurricane Victoria? A new study finds that people are slightly less likely to flee an oncoming storm with a feminine name than a masculine one.

06/03/2014

Natural gas, gas drilling

Full Economic Study Of Md. Gas Drilling Due

Towson University researchers are preparing to release their full study of the prospective economic impact of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in western Maryland.

05/27/2014

kids in cars

Study Reveals Parents Leaving Small Children In Cars Alone

A new study reveals an alarming number of parents admit to leaving their small children alone in the backseat of cars. The survey has some safety workers on edge.

05/22/2014

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