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    ‘Free-range’ flap in Md. fans national debate on child safety, CPS overreach

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    Police still probing suspicious death <br>of Arlington mother of two

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    With Hogan as governor, Md. GOP is looking to grow throughout the state

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    Nationals come up short vs. Phillies

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    Fight brewing over proposal to add rush-hour tolls on I-66 inside Beltway

    Fight brewing over proposal to add rush-hour tolls on I-66 inside Beltway

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    Want a side of vocal fry with that?

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    With the end of Squirrel Week,
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    With the end of Squirrel Week, <br>the results of a special photo contest

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    Dr. Oz responds after doctors call for his firing from Columbia University

    Dr. Oz responds after doctors call for his firing from Columbia University

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    Alexandria’s historic Mount Ida has ties back to the founding of the city

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    Dr. Oz responds after doctors call for his firing from Columbia University

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