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Baltimore Fitness Model Struck and Killed by Train in California

Friends of a fitness model and actor who was hit by a train and killed while making a video said Monday that he was a bold and fearless person who just made a rare mistake.


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BGE Settles Suit Stemming From Child’s Death in Explosion

Baltimore Gas and Electric says it has settled a lawsuit that faulted the company’s gas lines for causing an explosion in an East Baltimore rowhouse that killed an 8-year-old-boy.


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Va. Man Shot While Deer Hunting Dies

A 61-year-old Prince George County man has died after being shot during a hunting accident.


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University of Maryland Student Found Dead in Dorm

The female student at the University of Maryland, College Park who was found dead in a dorm building Monday afternoon has been identified as Sarah Elizabeth Hancock.