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USO Metro teaches women how to prepare for a military ball

wusa9.com — USO Metro hosts, Project Cinderella, a day focused on beauty and advice on etiquette for military balls and formals. ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) ---Shoes, dresses, hair and makeup. At the Army Navy Country Club, local military spouses and active duty military women prepare to get dolled up for free.
Jul 27, 2014

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Jul 27, 2014

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3 people injured in Md. motorcycle, vehicle collision

wusa9.com — DAVIDSONVILLE, Md. (WUSA9) -- Anne Arundel County Police Department said three people were injured Saturday afternoon in a collision involving a car and a motorcycle in the area of Davidsonville, Md. Police said the accident happened around 2:16 p.m. at the intersection of Davidsonville Road and Governor Bridge Road.
Jul 27, 2014

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Md. police investigate death of Gaithersburg woman

wusa9.com — GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WUSA9) -- Montgomery County Police Department said Sunday a 47-year-old woman was found dead inside of a home in Gaithersburg. Police said the woman was found around 10:34 a.m. in the 18300 block of Hallmark Way, after authorities responded to the house for the report of a suspicious situation.
Jul 27, 2014

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ATV driver in critical condition after Md. accident

wusa9.com — EDGEWATER, Md. (WUSA9) -- The Anne Arundel County Police Department said a 17-year-old ATV driver is in critical condition after a collision that happened Saturday in the Edgewateer, Md. area. Police said, they responded to an accident around 5:26 p.m. on Welchs Drive.
Jul 27, 2014

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Judge strikes down DC ban on handguns outside home

wusa9.com — WASHINGTON (AP) -- A federal judge struck down the District of Columbia's ban on carrying guns outside of a person's home, concluding it violates Second Amendment rights. The ruling from U.S. District Judge Frederick J. Scullin is the latest in a protracted fight over gun laws in Washington. In 2008, the U.S.
Jul 27, 2014

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War & games: Ex-pilot heads Redskins special teams

wusa9.com — RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Washington Redskins' new special teams coach flew more than 1,000 combat missions as a helicopter pilot during the Iraq War. Ben Kotwica is using some of his military background to help organize and inspire the Redskins special teams units, which were the worst in the league last year.
Jul 27, 2014

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PD: Man arrested in NW Uber cab sex assault

wusa9.com — WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- The Metropolitan Police Department arrested a man Saturday in connection with an Uber cab sex assault that happened in the 1400 block of Rhode Island Avenue, NW on July 20. Police said a woman was sexually assaulted by an Uber cab driver on July 20 around 2:35 a.m.