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October 16, 2019
MCPS: Personal student information, test scores breached
Montgomery County Public Schools said a data breach happened Oct. 3 and impacted 1,344 Naviance accounts tied to Wheaton High School in Silver Spring.
October 16, 2019
Court case over police pay settled; officers may get raise
The Baltimore County Council is expected to vote Monday on a board's recommendation for a pay bump at the top of the salary scale for many police department employees.
October 16, 2019
Freebies now that Nats head to World Series
Businesses are starting to offer freebies now that the Washington Nationals are headed to the World Series.
October 16, 2019
Nationals’ win is birthday present for Ted Lerner
What a birthday present for Washington Nationals Owner Ted Lerner. As Lerner turned 94 on Tuesday, the Nationals won the National League Championship and will head to the team's 1st Fall Classic.
October 16, 2019
Fairfax Co. prosecutor ‘prays’ Supreme Court upholds sniper Malvo’s sentence
The Fairfax County, Virginia prosecutor who helped convict younger Capital Beltway sniper Lee Boyd Malvo says "I hope and pray" the U.S. Supreme Court doesn't disturb Malvo's four life sentences in the commonwealth.
October 16, 2019
FAQ: Marine Corps Marathon’s 1st 50K race
The 44th Marine Corps Marathon debuts an ultramarathon this year, the MCM 50K race. Who wants to run an extra 4.8686 miles on top of 26.2? Some 1,700 runners do for some reason. Here's what you need to know.
October 16, 2019
‘The President is Missing’ pilot to be filmed in Maryland
The pilot for the Showtime series, "The President is Missing" is expected to begin in the state early next year.
October 16, 2019
Pain MD owner, employees accused of $38M health care fraud
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The majority owner of Pain MD and three employees are charged with more than $38 million…
October 16, 2019
Virginia officials issue warning as wildfire season begins
Virginia officials are warning residents about what could be one of the most severe wildfire seasons in years.
October 16, 2019
Closing construction loophole could bring in big money for Montgomery Co.
Council member Evan Glass thinks it could. He proposed the Housing Impact Fairness Act as a way to raise $10 million a year for school construction and affordable housing projects.
October 16, 2019
Nats sweep Cards; DC in World Series for 1st time since ’33
Washington is heading to the World Series for the first time in 86 years, sweeping the St. Louis Cardinals 7-4 in Game 4 of the NLCS.
October 16, 2019
Boy, man shot in Columbia Heights neighborhood of DC
The man and the boy were both conscious and breathing, according to police. The exact age of the boy is not yet known. 
October 16, 2019
Nats World Series FAQ: Everything you need to know
The Washington Nationals are in the 2019 World Series. Who are they playing? When are the games? How can you get tickets? Here's a quick guide to the Fall Classic.
October 16, 2019
Q&A: ‘Blair Witch Project’ celebrates 20th anniversary in Frederick
Co-director Ed Sanchez joins WTOP to reflect on filming “The Blair Witch Project” in Burkittsville, Maryland.
October 16, 2019
What to watch in Washington: The debate or the Nats?
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday night presented a genuine televised quandary for many Washingtonians. On one hand there was the fourth…
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