NOAA office in Suitland rescues 100s of stranded people every year

WASHINGTON — Inside a sprawling, secure federal complex in Suitland, Maryland, sits a building housing some of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s most secure systems. Among them is the Search and Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking System, commonly referred to as SARSAT. It’s where...

1 dead in 3-car crash in Prince George’s Co.

WASHINGTON — A three vehicle crash in Prince George’s County left one person dead Friday evening and closed Crain Highway for several hours. According to Maryland Sate Police, 59-year-old Ramon Martinez was attempting to make a left across the northbound lane of Crane highway but...

Virginia Baker Hopes to Defend Best Pasty Title

It’s not just independence that Virginia has taken from Great Britain — the 2018 World Pasty Championship's "Open Savoury Company" title went to Vienna, Virginia, baker Mike Burgess and his Pure Pasty Company.Now he’s hoping he’ll be able to bring home the title again...

Dozens of Starving Cattle Seized in Johnson County, Texas

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NYPD Reviews Alleged Threat By Cop Against 50 Cent

The NYPD said Sunday it was reviewing allegations by 50 Cent that a police officer told other cops to shoot the rapper and actor on sight. The Grammy-winner, whose given name is Curtis Jackson, tweeted that he took the threat seriously and was consulting his...

Family Mourns After Bowie Man Dies in Head-On Collision

A family in Bowie, Maryland, is mourning after a father of two was killed in a collision near Fort Meade Saturday morning.Anne Arundel police said 33-year-old Raymond McCarter Jr. died early Saturday morning when a pickup truck driver traveling the wrong direction on Route...

Man Dead After Being Engulfed in Flames Near M&T Stadium

One man is dead after being engulfed in flames near M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, fire officials said.Baltimore City Fire Department officials said the man was seen on fire running from a portable bathroom outside M&T Bank Stadium.  Get Breaking News Alerts With...

Fla. Inmate Uses Coat Hanger, ‘Skill Set’ to Save Baby Locked in Car

A Florida inmate helped rescue a baby locked inside a vehicle on Valentine's Day by using a coat hanger and his "skill set."The Pasco County Sheriff's Office said deputies received the report of an infant locked inside an SUV at a New Port Richey...

Parents of Bowie State Student Set Up Scholarship Fund

After their son was stabbed to death three days before he was set to graduate, the parents of 2nd Lt. Richard Collins III are setting up a scholarship in his honor.The scholarship will be available to ROTC students attending historically black colleges and universities....

Cold Rain Sunday; Winter Weather Advisory for Some

A cold rain is expected in the D.C. area Sunday evening, and some areas closer to the mountains are under a winter weather advisory.Areas north and west of D.C., including parts of Montgomery, Loudoun, Frederick (Virginia) and Frederick (Maryland) counties, are under a winter...

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We respect Iran’s sovereignty and hope Iran respects our sovereignty: FM Qureshi

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi spoke to his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javed Zarif on Sunday. During the telephonic conversation, Qureshi told Zarif that Iran was...

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