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People outraged by President Trump's racial rhetoric are quoting Martin Niemöller, a Protestant priest who once shared Hitler's ideology.
What if the president ordering a nuclear attack isn’t sane? An Air Force major lost his job for asking.
During the Nixon era, Air Force Maj. Harold Hering asked a troubling question about nuclear attack orders. The answer is still the same.
Some believed Mary Lincoln leaked her husband's first State of the Union speech. Its appearance in the New York Herald led to a congressional investigation.
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The state is home to three Amish communities that were settled in 1830 and whose members live simple lives, mostly as farmers.
The wild ponies of Maryland’s Assateague Island swam across to Chincoteague Island in Virginia. The event draws thousands of tourists each year and was memorialized in Marguerite Henry’s novel “Misty of Chincoteague.”
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Six people are dead and at least five others were injured after a commuter bus and a school bus collided in southwest Baltimore.
Before Ellicott City, Md., was devastated by flooding in July, Sally Tennant ran a beloved shop, Discoveries, and thought her life was settled. She and others in town face decisions on rebuilding.
At least 6 were killed after a blast destroyed an apartment complex in Silver Spring.
Cleanup begins after a night of flooding damages Ellicott City, Md., and surrounding areas.
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