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Md. Woman Wins Wheelchair Title In 2nd Marathon Grand Slam

Even a brief fall couldn’t stop Tatyana McFadden from finishing off another marathon grand slam.

11/03/2014

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Cars With Disability Placards Will Pay To Park Under New City Policy

There are changes ahead for people who rely on wheelchair placards for free parking on city streets.

07/09/2014

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Marylander Tatyana McFadden Wins Boston Wheelchair Division

Marylander Tatyana McFadden has won the women’s wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon for the second straight year.

04/21/2014

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More Players Needed In Kennedy Krieger’s Push For A Wheelchair Lacrosse League

Life in a wheelchair doesn’t have to mean life without lacrosse. That’s the message doctors at Kennedy Krieger are sending patients by creating a wheelchair lacrosse league. It’s not up and running yet. But it will be soon.

03/20/2014

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Md. Woman Rolls Into Marathon Titles In Boston, London, Chicago & New York

Tatyana McFadden set a goal for herself this year: to win four marathons. Born with Spina Bifida, the athlete did just that.

11/04/2013

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Md. Woman Wins Women’s Wheelchair Race At New York City Marathon

Security was tighter than ever at the New York City Marathon in light of the Boston Marathon attacks, but that did not stop some 50,000 runners from pounding the pavement.

11/03/2013

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Man In Wheelchair Injured In Md. Hit-And-Run

A pedestrian in a wheelchair was struck by a car while trying to cross the street in Charles County.

08/20/2013

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Caught On Video: Man In Wheelchair Saved By Strangers After Falling Onto D.C. Metro Tracks

An heroic story underground at the nation’s capital. Two reluctant heroes save a man’s life.

07/11/2013

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Detroit Man Stops In Md. During Wheelchair Trip Push For Pot Legalization

A 52-year-old man with cerebral palsy is traveling by motorized wheelchair from Michigan to Washington, D.C., as part of an effort to push for the legalization of marijuana.

07/01/2013

Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011

Ron Matz had “People Are Talking” about PurpleSwim Baltimore. Don and Marty had “Coffee With” participants from the National Veterans Wheelchair Games.

08/04/2011

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2 Metro Officers Suspended After Scuffle With Man

A Metro spokesman says two transit officers involved in a confrontation with a man in a wheelchair have had their police powers suspended.

05/25/2011

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2 Metro Officers Scuffle With Man In Wheelchair

A video posted on YouTube shows two Metro Transit police officers forcing a man in a wheelchair to the ground outside a Metro station, and the police chief has announced a formal review of the officers’ actions.

05/23/2011

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