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  1. Dear St. Louis: Life might be less mediocre without the Rams in itRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    This file photo from January shows Local 39 decorators removing a banner from inside the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis as moving vans began hauling away team memorabilia. I ran into a couple of lost St. Louis souls last week, and, lo and behold, they were still whining about the Rams leaving town.

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  2. Traffic, transit tips for the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    A jogger runs past a construction zone on the Mall during Washington's hot weather spell this week. May all your weekend travels be air-conditioned.

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  3. Cuban Havana Club is legendary, but is it really the best rum for your daiquiri?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    Long before I got interested in booze, I knew Cuban rums were forbidden and wonderful - none more so than Havana Club. Until recently, when U.S.-Cuba relations began to thaw, we weren't able to buy Cuban rum.

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  4. Dallas police used a robot to kill. What does that mean for the future of police robots?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    Over the years, law enforcement agencies across the country have used remote-controlled technology - such as the kind used to kill the assailant in Dallas this month - to eliminate the risks to officers' lives. Over the years, law enforcement agencies across the country have used remote-controlled technology - such as the kind used to kill the assailant in Dallas this month - to eliminate the risks to officers' lives.

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  5. Maryland killer who cut out victim's liver receives life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Washington Post

    Mauricio Morales-Caceres, left, is set to be sentenced Friday for killing Oscar Navarro, right, in Silver Spring, Md., townhouse. Navaro was stabbed and slashed 89 times.

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  6. Hogan taps high school senior to serve on Maryland board of educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Washington Post

    David Edimo, a rising senior at Richard Montgomery High School in Rockville, was sworn in as the student member of the Maryland State Board of Education in July 2016. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has tapped a teenager from Silver Spring to be the new student member of the Maryland State Board of Education, the first student from Montgomery County to serve on the board in two decades.

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  7. 'I've exhausted all other options': This is why people...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Ninme

    Almost every year, "The Bachelor" ends in scenic wilderness - perhaps on a cliff overlooking the ocean - with a woman in an evening gown and a man down on one knee, holding a Neil Lane diamond engagement ring as the music swells. Or a lounge in New Orleans.

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  8. A dream on the edge: School falters, leader resigns and parents step inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Washington Post

    Alan Shusterman, in this file photo from 2008, recently stepped down as head of School for Tomorrow, a small independent school with locations in Silver Spring and Reston, amid financial turmoil. The private school that Alan Shusterman founded was one man's dream - a place where a diverse group of kids could learn in their own way, at their own pace, with social and emotional well-being as important as academics.

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  9. Superbug gene detected in a second person in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Washington Post

    The Post's Lena Sun visited Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in Silver Spring, Md., where scientists there identified a strain of bacteria resistant to the last-resort antibiotic, colistin. The bacteria was found in a Pennsylvania woman.

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  10. C.D. Brooks, evangelist in Seventh-day Adventist church, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | The Washington Post

    C.D. Brooks, evangelist of the Seventh-day Adventist faith. C.D. Brooks, a globetrotting evangelist for the Seventh-day Adventist Church, who had a television show, preached on six continents and converted thousands of people to the church's teachings, died June 5 at his home in Laurel, Md.

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  11. IRS: A new phone scam threatens college studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Washington Post

    A pileated woodpecker confronts itself in a side-view mirror in Florida. Such mirror-image run-ins aren't just happening in the D.C. area.

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  12. Man killed in car crash in KensingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Washington Post

    At about 4:50 a.m., police and fire personnel responded to a report of a collision at Cedar Lane and Everett Street, Montgomery County police said in a statement. A preliminary investigation revealed that a 2011 Honda Civic was traveling east on Cedar Lane when it crossed the center line, colliding with a westbound 2004 Honda Pilot, the statement said.

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  13. Man who flashed knife at officer in Md. wanted to be killed, court files showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Washington Post

    Signage along the 7.2 miles of the Intercounty Connector in February 2011, in Olney, Md. A man who brandished a knife at a police officer during a traffic stop on the Intercounty Connector in Maryland last week, causing parts of the highway to be closed for more than an hour, was suicidal and trying to have police shoot him, according to court documents.

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  14. Two-bedroom single-family home in Silver Spring, Md., lists for $345,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | The Washington Post

    Finding a residence priced under the "affordable" price of $400,000 means you may not get everything you want in terms of the size, location or condition of the property. Compromise is a given when it comes to a "starter home" - a place you buy as your first entry into the housing market in order to build equity you can eventually use to buy your move-up property.

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  15. Va. teen injured in bizarre blast in New York City's Central ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Washington Post

    According to witnesses, a 19-year-old man stepped on something that exploded in Central Park, causing severe damage to his left foot. People nearby said the explosion could be heard for blocks, according to the AP.

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  16. Local digestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Washington Post

    A Silver Spring woman was displaced from her home after escaping a fire there Saturday morning, the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service reported. The two-story single-family house is in the 2100 block of Norbeck Road.

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  17. When it comes to gambling, listen to George Costanza. Or Michael Corleone.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Washington Post

    Across America these days, there are pitched battles over the rights of people to gamble. In particular, online poker and daily fantasy sports - two cash cows that plunged into our lives over the past decade or so - are fighting to get back into our homes and relieve many of their customers of a lot of their money.

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  18. Woman displaced after house fire in Silver SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Washington Post

    A Silver Spring woman has been displaced from her home after escaping a fire there Saturday morning, the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service reported. The two-story single family house is located on the 2100 block of Norbeck Road.

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  19. Storms topple trees, cut power, give way to rainbowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Washington Post

    Thousands of baseball fans who assembled Tuesday evening at Nationals Park endured rain that delayed the start of the game, but for many of them, an unscheduled consolation prize appeared: a rainbow. It could be seen by those who looked to the east from the park after the passage of a storm that knocked down many trees in the region and left more than 12,000 homes and businesses without power for a time.

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  20. Man pleads guilty to throwing molotov cocktails in Upper MarlboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Washington Post

    On Oct. 19, 2014, 35-year-old Damien Travis Boddy of Silver Spring drove to a gas station in Upper Marlboro and filled several empty beer bottles with gasoline, according to a statement from the Maryland U.S. Attorney's Office that detailed Boddy's plea agreement. Boddy placed the bottles in his car and drove to a residence in Upper Marlboro, according to the statement.

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