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Virginia Police Chief Picked To Lead Department in Maryland

Mayor Randy McClement has chosen the police chief in Portsmouth, Virginia, to lead the Frederick Police Department in Maryland.

07/16/2015

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Virginia, Maryland Bases Largely Spared In Army Cuts

Maryland and Virginia Army bases have largely been spared under a plan that will cut 40,000 soldiers from the military’s ranks.

07/10/2015

It’s Academic: Super Bowl

Teams from Baltimore, DC and Virginia compete.

06/28/2015

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Virginia Court Revives Copyright Suit Against Justin Bieber, Usher

A federal appeals court has reinstated a $10 million lawsuit claiming Justin Bieber and Usher copied parts of a song written by two Virginia songwriters.

06/19/2015

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Jesse Matthew Enters New Plea In ’05 Virginia Sex Assault

Jesse Matthew entered an Alford plea Wednesday on charges that he attacked and molested a woman in Virginia in 2005, acknowledging that prosecutors have enough evidence to convict him without directly admitting any crime.

06/10/2015

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Cardiac Cavaliers Rally Again, Beat Maryland 5-4 In 9th

Ernie Clement lined a two-run single to left to cap a three-run ninth inning for Virginia and the Cavaliers beat Maryland 5-4 on Saturday to earn a return trip to the College World Series.

06/06/2015

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Eighth Inning Rally Lifts Virginia Past Maryland, 5-3

Kevin Doherty’s three-run triple capped a five-run eighth inning for Virginia and the Cavaliers beat Maryland 5-3 in the opening game of their super regional.

06/05/2015

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Best Places To Honeymoon Near Baltimore

The first known reference to honeymoon was in 1546. A honeymoon is a vacation taken by a newlywed couple after a wedding. Honeymoon destinations can be exotic like Paris or Fiji, fun like Walt Disney World or Universal Orlando, or adventurous like skiing in Vermont. But a honeymoon destination does not have to be miles away. There are plenty of places to honeymoon near Baltimore, including the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania, Atlantic City in New Jersey, and Virginia’s Virginia Beach and Maryland’s Ocean City beaches.

05/30/2015

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Civil War Sites To Visit In Virginia This Summer

Want to explore some of the most historic sites in U.S. history? Check out this list of the top civil war sites in Virginia from Carlo DeVito, author of “Mrs. Lee’s Rose Garden.”

05/29/2015

Memorial Day Travel Tips

Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Baltimore

Memorial Day is a federal holiday celebrated in remembrance of the men and women who died serving in the United States armed forces. The United States armed forces include the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force, and U.S. Coast Guard. This holiday is celebrated on the last Monday in May. Memorial Day was first celebrated after the Civil War and was first known as Decoration Day. These are some of the best Memorial Day getaways near Baltimore.

05/16/2015

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Smoke Report Suspends Metro Service On 3 Lines For Hours

Metro suspended service on several lines between Foggy Bottom in Washington and Rosslyn in northern Virginia for about three hours after a report of smoke.

05/11/2015

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Virginia Man Pleads Guilty In $5M Fraud Scheme

A Virginia man has pleaded guilty to wire fraud in a scheme to divert $5 million from his employer.

04/22/2015

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