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Reisterstown Ceremony Honors Those Lost On Memorial Day

Three years after the Civil War left over 600,000 Americans dead, the survivors began formally remembering those who gave their lives.

05/25/2015

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Under Armour Pulls ‘Band of Ballers’ Shirt From Shelves After Receiving Criticism

After receiving criticism over a T-shirt’s design, Baltimore-based Under Armour has pulled the shirt from its shelves.

05/18/2015

WWII-era planes fly over the Washington Monument during the Arsenal of Democracy, a WWII plane flyover for the 70th anniversary of V-E Day in Washington, DC, on May 8 2015. AFP PHOTO/ ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS        (Photo credit should read Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

Dozens Of Vintage World War II Planes Fly Over D.C.

A rare display of history took wing over the nation’s capital, as dozens of World War II aircraft flew down the National Mall.

05/08/2015

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Md. Tuskegee Airman Dies At 93

A Marylander devoted to civil rights has died. Leroy Battle was instrumental in desegregating the U.S. military and integrating Prince George’s County classrooms.

04/10/2015

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Arrest Made In Killing Of 95-year-old Maryland WWII Veteran

Montgomery County police say they’ve made an arrest in the killing of a 95-year-old WWII veteran.

02/25/2015

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Coffee With Renate Stoever and People Are Talking about Chessie Jam.

09/30/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

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Famous World War II Bomber Finds A Home In Baltimore This Weekend

She was a flying fortress during World War II. One of the most famous planes in U.S. military history is in Baltimore this weekend.

08/28/2014

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Defense Says USS Cole Attack Mimicked U.S. Ruse

The sneaky tactics used to attack the USS Cole in Yemen in 2000 were similar to a ruse the United States considered acceptable during World War II, a lawyer said Wednesday in seeking dismissal of six of the 11 charges facing the Guantanamo detainee accused of orchestrating the bombing that killed 17 U.S. sailors.

08/06/2014

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Veterans Observe D-Day At World War II Memorial

The granddaughter of General Dwight D. Eisenhower thanked those who carried out the D-Day invasion, telling them during a 70th anniversary commemoration Friday at the nation’s World War II Memorial that “the world would have been a very different place” had their campaign failed.

06/06/2014

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World War II Memorial Adds New Technology At Site

The National World War II Memorial in Washington is adding new technology to help connect with younger visitors to the site as the memorial reaches its 10-year anniversary.

05/23/2014

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WWII Vets Make Western Md. Their Base For D.C. Visit

About 200 elderly Midwestern military veterans and “Rosie the Riveter” factory workers are making Hagerstown their base camp for a free tour of monuments in the nation’s capital.

05/20/2014

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