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Feds Launch New $5M Program To Combat Heroin Epidemic

The White House launches a new multi-million dollar program to fight a nationwide heroin epidemic. Some of the money is coming right here to our area.

08/17/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 27: Vice President Joe Biden speaks at an event attended by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to unveil plans for new area infrastructure projects on July 27, 2015 in New York City. The highlight of the event was an announcement that a new LaGuardia airport will be built, with construction starting next year. The new facility will will feature state-of-the-art security, transportation and shopping and dining options. The project is estimated to bring 8,000 new jobs to the area.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Biden For President? Allies Mulling Clinton Challenge

– Vice President Joe Biden’s associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations while his son was sick and dying earlier this year. But Biden has yet to tell his staff whether he will run or personally ask them to do any planning for a potential campaign, according to several people close to the vice president.

08/02/2015

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Man Who Got Over White House Fence Gets Time Served

A Maryland man arrested after getting over a White House fence last year has been sentenced to time served.

07/02/2015

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First Lady Hosts Girl Scout Campout On White House Lawn

Some lucky Girl Scouts are getting the ultimate experience in camping: spending the night sleeping in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn.

06/30/2015

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50 Girl Scouts Get Ultimate Campout Invite — To White House

Fifty Girl Scouts will get to pitch tents at the ultimate campground next week — on the south lawn of the White House.

06/24/2015

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Army Veteran Gets 17 Months For White House Intrusion

An Army veteran with mental health issues who got over the White House fence and inside the executive mansion was sentenced Tuesday to 17 months in prison, and a judge said that means he’s likely to be released before Christmas.

06/16/2015

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Ellicott City 8-Year-Old Wins Healthy Lunchtime Challenge

An eight-year-old boy from Ellicott City will meet the First Lady for lunch at the White House after winning the nationwide Healthy Lunchtime Challenge.

06/11/2015

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Officials: Millions Affected By US Data Breach

The Obama administration is scrambling to assess the impact of a massive data breach involving the agency that handles security clearances and employee records, U.S. officials said Thursday.

06/04/2015

Attorney General of Delaware and son of Vice President Joe Biden, Beau Biden, speaks at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina, on September 6, 2012 on the final day of the Democratic National Convention (DNC). US President Barack Obama is expected to accept the nomination from the DNC to run for a second term as president.  AFP PHOTO  Stan HONDA        (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

VP Biden Announces Death Of Son, Beau, Of Brain Cancer

Vice President Joe Biden has announced that his son, Beau, has died of brain cancer.

05/30/2015

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Hail To The Chief? O’Malley To Announce If He’s Running For President

After months of travel and national media attention, former Maryland governor Martin O’Malley is set to make a big announcement. Saturday, we will learn if he plans to make a run for the White House.

05/29/2015

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Man Arrested After Flying Drone Near White House

More security problems at the White House, as a man with a drone forces the entire complex into a lockdown. Small aircraft have been an increasing problem on Pennsylvania Avenue.

05/14/2015

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U.S. To Add Second Layer Of Steel Spikes To White House Fence

Starting Friday, the White House is beefing up security around its perimeters. This, after a series of trespassers have penetrated the White House grounds, posing security threats.

05/07/2015

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