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The 5 Best Stadiums In The NFL

From location, fans, and noise level to architecture, food & beer, and proximity to post-game shenanigans, here are football’s five best stadiums in the NFL.

11/25/2013

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Library Of Congress Displays 1st U.S. Map In Exhibit

The first map of the United States to be compiled, printed and published in America when the nation was newly independent is going on display at the Library of Congress.

11/22/2013

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America’s Most Hipster Cities

Pretty much any US city, short of maybe Birmingham, AL, has some elements/neighborhoods of hipster culture at this point (you really just need a fixed-gear bike shop, right?), but these 10 cities are vying for the title of hipster-est. Behind Williamsburg, of course.

11/15/2013

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America’s Seven Best Beercations

You love beer. You love vacations. So it’s only natural you’ll like this rundown of America’s seven hottest travel destinations with a hopping beer scene.

11/01/2013

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Changes Pursued In U.S. Security Clearance System

The decision to grant a security clearance to a man who later killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard was made without a review of a critical police report, but background investigators still followed the correct standards, the top federal personnel management official told a Senate panel Thursday.

10/31/2013

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Rebel With A Cause: Matthew VanDyke Shares Frontline Experience In Syria

As the tension in Syria continues to heat up, here at home, one man is sharing his real life experiences in Syria while filming the civil war.

09/22/2013

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Caroline Kennedy: Humbled To Carry Father’s Legacy

Former first daughter Caroline Kennedy said Thursday that she would be humbled to carry forward her father’s legacy if confirmed by the Senate to be the next U.S. ambassador to Japan.

09/19/2013

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Gas Prices Surpass $3 Per Gallon For 1,000 Consecutive Days

In Maryland and across the nation, gas prices broke an unwanted record. The average price per gallon has now been above $3 a gallon for 1,000 days. Worse yet, economists warn we likely won’t see prices dip below $3 ever again.

09/17/2013

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No-Fly-List Challenge Back In Virginia Court

It’s been 2 1/2 years since Gulet Mohamed, then 19, found himself stuck in Kuwait, unable to return to the United States because of his apparent placement on the government’s no-fly list.

08/16/2013

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Target For Terrorists: Report Shows U.S. Nuclear Reactors At Risk

More than 100 nuclear power plants are being called terror targets, including those here in Maryland. A new report ordered by the Pentagon finds American nuclear plants are dangerously unprotected from possible attacks.

08/15/2013

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Hotter, Drier Conditions Fueling Wildfires From Alaska To New Mexico

Scorched earth. That’s what new images from NASA satellites are showing across the world. Hotter, drier conditions are fueling more wildfires.

08/09/2013

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Witness: Manning Said He Had No Allegiance To U.S.

A former supervisor of Pfc. Bradley Manning testified Friday that Manning told her the American flag meant nothing to him and he had no allegiance to the United States.

07/19/2013

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